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IN MEMORIAM: ‘Friday’ Actor Anthony AJ Johnson Dies at 55

Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent Anthony “AJ” Johnson, the comedian best known for his roles in the films “Friday” and “House Party,”...

EXCLUSIVE: Bill Cosby Urges Black Press to ‘Push Forward’

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent The Pennsylvania Supreme Court’s ruling to vacate Bill Cosby’s conviction is not only about vindication for...

Pennsylvania Supreme Court Prepares Decision on Bill Cosby Case

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent The clock is ticking on the Pennsylvania Supreme Court as the panel prepares to render a...

IN MEMORIAM: Comic Legend Paul Mooney Dies at 79

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Senior National Correspondent Paul Mooney, the comedian who wrote episodes of “Sanford and Son,” “Good Times,” and “The Richard Pryor...

Eddie Murphy to be Inducted into NAACP Hall of Fame

By Jonathan Landrum Jr., AP Entertainment Writer LOS ANGELES (AP) _ Eddie Murphy will be inducted into the NAACP Image Awards Hall of Fame this...