Real Housewives of Atlanta Reunion

The Real Housewives of Atlanta's Reunion Part 2 aired last night on Bravo TV. The Reunion 2 episode lacked the cat fighting, wig pulling and floor dragging that viewers have come to expect from these birds.

Each season a different character is chosen to cut the fool on camera. This season was Kandi's mom's turn. If you expect Mama Joyce to repeat her award winning performance next season, you're just not paying attention to how these reality shows work.

For those of us who didn't waste any brain cells watching Parts 1 or 2, the AJC's Rodney Ho has a recap.

Read more »

'The Other Woman' Tops Box Office With $24.7M

20th Century Fox's 'The Other Woman' edged out 'Captain America' to top the box office this weekend. The Other Woman, starring Cameron Diaz, Kate Upton and rapper Nicki Minaj, took in $24.7 million from a mostly female audience.

In The Other Woman, three women find out they are being cheated on by the same man, and join forces to get payback. It is a plot that many women can identify with (what man doesn't cheat?)

Read more »

LA Clippers silent protest

While the controversy surrounding racist statements made by the Los Angeles Clippers owner continued to rage, Clippers teammates showed their solidarity by staging a silent protest before game 4 of their 2014 NBA playoffs series last night.

Team members chose not to speak publicly about statements attributed to Donald Sterling. Prior to the opening tip off in game 4 against the Golden State Warriors, they tore off their warm up jackets to reveal red shirts turned inside out to hide their team logo.

Read more »

Obama calls Donald Sterling comments Offensive

President Obama took time out of his busy Asia excursion to comment on the tidal wave of controversy surrounding Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling.

In a phone conversation that was secretly recorded by Sterling's girlfriend, V. Stiviano, Sterling reprimanded her for taking photos with NBA legend Magic Johnson.

"Don't put [Magic] on an Instagram for the world to have to see so they have to call me. And don't bring him to my games," Sterling allegedly said in the audio.

Read more »

Donald Sterling racist rant caught on tape

LA Clippers owner Donald Sterling is in hot water for a racist rant that was caught on tape. In an audio obtained by gossip tabloid TMZ.com, Sterling, who dates a mixed woman, is heard telling his GF he does not want her bringing black people to his NBA games -- including NBA legend Magic Johnson.

The conversation took place after Sterling's girlfriend, V. Stiviano, posted an Instagram.com photo of herself posing with Magic Johnson (she has since deleted the photo).

Read more »

Columbus Short Leaves Scandal

According to published reports, 'Scandal' star Columbus Short will not return for the hit TV series' fourth season. Short's character, Harrison, has been on the show since season 1.

Short's career was sidelined by recent domestic squabbles with his wife, Tuere Short, who filed for a divorce.

Read more »

Colin Kaepernick and baby

NFL star Colin Kaepernick has plenty of time on his hands these days. Contract extension negotiations between the San Francisco 49ers and their star quarterback are at a standstill in light of his Miami troubles.

A Miami woman accused Kaepernick and his friends of having their way with her while she was under the influence of a sedative placed in her food or drink.

Meanwhile, Kaepernick's contract negotiations have been put on hold.

Read more »

Fulton assistant district attorney shot

The husband of April McConnell, assistant district attorney for Fulton County, was found dead, AJC.com reports.

Tranard McConnell’s body was found on the edge of a pond near a cemetery on Mallory Road, WSBTV reports. He is believed to have died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

April McConnell, an Emory University Law School graduate, was a few months shy of her 32nd birthday. She is listed in critical condition at Grady hospital.

Mrs. McConnell filed for divorce on Monday. She did not have a protective order, Channel 2 reported.

McConnell's father, Kevin Ross, a former attorney, was the campaign manager for disgraced former Atlanta Mayor Bill campbell.

Read more »

Alexsandra Wright

Alexsandra Wright, the mother of Mathew Knowles' only son Nixon Knowles, lost her case that would've forced Knowles to increase child support payments.

A judge ruled that Knowles, the father of singer Beyonce, was all caught up on his child support payments, and that he didn't owe Wright any more cash for at least 2 years.

Now Wright is hitting the talk show circuit complaining bitterly that she and her son are flat broke and forced to move out of their comfortable suburban house and into a donated mobile home in a run-down trailer park.

Read more »

Accused Killer Can Wear Turtleneck to Hide Neck Tattoo A Kansas judge has ruled that an accused killer can wear a turtleneck sweater to cover his neck tattoo because his body can be used against him in court.

Lawyers for Jeffrey Chapman, 32, argued that jurors would prejudge Chapman if they were allowed to see the word "MURDER" that is tattooed backwards across his neck from ear to ear.

The Kansas man is in jail awaiting trial for a 2011 murder.

State law prevents a tattoo artist from going into a licensed jail facility to remove the tattoo.

Read more »