Mahershala Ali

New dad Mahershali Ali won the Best Supporting Actor Oscar for his role in the gay coming-of-gay film Moonlight.

As he took to the stage, the 43-year-old Oakland native made sure to give a special shout out to his wife Amatus Sami-Karim, the mother of his newborn daughter Bari Najma Ali, who was born on Wednesday, Feb. 22.

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Mack Beggs

A transgender high school wrestler is testing the tolerance of even the most ardent transgender supporters.

Mack Beggs, 17, won the Class 6A state girls wrestling championship in the 110-pound weight class on Saturday. Beggs is a female-to-transgender who prefers to dress and behave in a stereotypical masculine manner.

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Katherine Heigl Laverne Cox

CBS has cancelled the legal drama TV series Doubt starring transgender actor Laverne Cox in a groundbreaking primetime role after just 2 episodes.

The 32-year-old Alabama native, who was born Roderick Laverne Cox, played a fiercely competitive corporate attorney alongside actress Katherine Heigl in the midseason TV drama.

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Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards

Essence magazine honored remarkable moments and performers in film and television at yesterday’s 10th Annual Black Women in Hollywood Awards Gala, held at the Beverly Wilshire Four Seasons Hotel in Beverly Hills, CA.

(L-R) Janelle Monáe, Issa Rae, Aja Naomi King and Yara Shahidi were presented with Hollywood’s “Next Generation” the 2017 ESSENCE Black Women In Hollywood awards.

Photos: WENN.com

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Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents

President Donald Trump was elected by 65 million Americans who grew wary of the former administration’s socialist policies and wide open borders.

Among President Trump’s key campaign promises was to build a wall to curb drug traffic and keep Americans safe from terrorists.

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Bruce Jenner Donald Trump

Bruce “Caitlyn” Jenner had a few choice words for President Donald Trump and Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Thursday.

Jenner, 67, posted a video on his Instagram page blasting Trump and Sessions for withdrawing bathroom protections for transgender students.

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