Usher admits that he’s a huge fan of  the ABC television show “Extreme Makeover: Home Edition.” He did a guest spot on a recent edition, helping to build a home for the family of a Tennessee woman whose  husband, a policeman, was killed in the line of duty.

Stevie Wonder has a new job.  Stevie Wonder was recently named The United Nations Messenger of Peace, designed to focus attention on helping the disabled.   U.N. deputy spokeswoman Marie Okabe said the blind singer-songwriter, who has won 25 Grammy awards, is being recognized for his philanthropic work with the U.S. President’s Committee on Employment of […]

Santa’s Workshop is located at Franklin County Children Services 855 West Mound Street near Cooper Stadium on the west side of Columbus.  We’ll continue accepting your new toy and monetary donations for children under the care of Franklin County Children Services. Over 4500 children will benefit from this effort.  Donations will be accepted through Christmas […]

Katt Williams did not have a shotgun on his person when police arrived at a Georgia Walmart early Friday, this according to the Newnan Police Department.  Newnan Deputy Police Chief Rodney Riggs says  Katt was handcuffed, put in the back of a police car and questioned about an alleged altercation in the Walmart parking lot […]

Beyoncé earns 10 Grammy nominations, Taylor Swift lands eight, and Black Eyed Peas, Maxwell and Kanye West receive six each. Nominations for the 52nd Annual GRAMMY Awards were recently announced by The Recording Academy and reflected an eclectic mix of the best and brightest over the past year in music, as determined by the voting […]

(Courtesy VH-1) Fantasia’s much talked about  reality show on VH-1, “Fantasia for Real,” will premiere on Jan. 11, 2010 at 10 p.m. and follow the “American Idol” champ as she juggles single motherhood with the recording of her third album. The sole breadwinner for her large family, Fantasia struggles to balance career, family, and the […]

URGENT – Tiger Woods Story UpdateVIA THEURBANDAILY.COM: Tiger Woods posted a lengthy statement on his website this morning, December 2nd. He does not go in to specifics about what happened the night of his car accident, only to say that his wife did not assault him. I have let my family down and I regret […]

CLEVELAND—LeBron James is up for another award. The film “More Than A Game,“ which follows the NBA superstar and four high school friends on their journey to a national championship while James becomes a celebrity, has been nominated as best documentary for the Spirit Awards, which honor independent films.  James, the reigning league MVP, spent […]

(source: NewsOne) Los Angeles, California — Tiger Woods has canceled plans to attend his own golf tournament in southern California because of injuries he suffered near his Florida home early Friday, the pro golfer said in a statement Monday. “I am extremely disappointed that I will not be at my tournament this week,” Woods said […]

“Today” show personality Al Roker, already a successful author, has written a new mystery thriller set in his own world of network breakfast television.  IN STORES TODAY, the 320-page crime novel, titled “The Morning Show Murders,” draws on Roker’s own experiences, those of people he knows and his love of cooking, reports Reuters.  Its central […]

(Courtesy TMZ) Tiger Woods did not suffer facial lacerations from a car accident. They were inflicted by his wife, Elin Nordegren — according to a conversation Woods had Friday after the accident. Tiger has yet to be formally interviewed by the Florida Highway Patrol — that should happen this afternoon. But we’re told Tiger had […]

The Columbus Crush is a donor club operated by the Midwest Opportunity Group. The purpose of the Columbus Crush is to help raise awareness and support for the M.O.G. scholarship challenge and subsequent M.O.G. programs. The Columbus Crush competes professionally in the American Basketball Association (ABA); giving local players a chance to showcase their skills […]