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Chris Brown sat down exclusively with Hot 107.9! Missed what he had to say? Watch it right here!

Health care reform moved a major step closer to reality Monday when the Senate voted before dawn to overcome a Republican filibuster against a sweeping $871 billion health care bill. The procedural vote virtually ensures the bill's final approval by the chamber later this week.

Keyshia Cole's biological mom, Frankie Lons, recently paid a visit to Atlanta's legendary strip club Magic City and found herself on the pole. Take a look at the pics here.

As we previously reported, Beyonce's mother filed for divorce from her dad Mathew Knowles. Tina Knowles has now released a statement confirming the divorce. Keep reading for details.

Rihanna got an early start ringing in the New Year by taping her appearance for NBC’s New Year’s Eve with Carson Daly Saturday night at Rockefeller Center in New York City. Check out the performance here.

"Clueless" star Brittany Murphy died suddenly early Sunday morning. The "8 Mile" actress passed away after collapsing in her Los Angeles home. Get all the details right here.

  By Alicia Cruz Theblackurbantimes.com The New York City Fire Department will have a new ‘Top Dog’ soon. Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg is expected to announce that current Department chief, Salvatore Cassano, (pic above) will succeed retiring Nicholas Scoppetta as fire commissioner. Mayor Bloomberg’s is expected to make the announcement at a news conference this […]

Lil Wayne will not face drug charges related to a raid of the rapper’s tour bus yesterday (December 18) in Falfurrias, Texas. The rapper and 11 members of his entourage were detained yesterday by United States Border Patrol, after drug sniffing dogs caught the scent of marijuana on two tour buses.

With "Precious" a hit in theaters and loved by critics, sales are soaring of the paperback movie tie-in edition, which has actress Gabourey Sidibe (who plays Precious) on the cover. It's No. 13 on USA TODAY's Best-Selling Books list.

Another baller gets petitioned. An "America's Next Top Model" contestant has sued an NFL superstar. Find out what the fuss is all about right here.

Lil Wayne has been detained in Texas after marijuana was found on his tour buses. The marijuana on the buses was detected by drug dogs. The New Orleans rapper was among a dozen being detained from his group. Stay tuned as this story continues to develop.

Football has long been the athletic stepchild at inner-city Crenshaw High School. But the football team is undefeated this season and headed for the California state championship bowl game this weekend, and the coach attributes part of the success to an unlikely off-field source: rapper Snoop Dogg.