For the first time in 20 years the White House did not host an iftar dinner to commemorate the end of Ramadan, the Islamic holy month of fasting. President Trump declined to hold the iftar dinner at the White House, and AG Jeff Sessions also cancelled the annual tradition at the State Department.
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Rihanna looked chic in leopard print pants and a head full of weave as she headed out to Up & Down nightclub in New York City on Tuesday. The next day she was spotted dressed casually in a Hillary Clinton t-shirt, cut off denim jeans and a pair of army boots.
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Comedian Larry Wilmore is being blackballed by CNN, according to a report on Mediaite.com.
Wilmore made headlines after he called the president of the United States a "nigga" during Barack Obama's final White House Correspondents Dinner earlier this month.
Americans were shocked when comedian Larry Wilmore called the president of the United States a "nigga" during the White House Correspondents Dinner on Saturday. Wilmore was praising Barack Obama's audacity as 1st black president when he said, “Yo, Barry, you did it, my nigga!”
During a press conference on Monday, a White House spokesman said President Barack Obama "appreciated the spirit of Mr. Wilmore's expressions on Saturday night."
Comedian Larry Wilmore delivered a cringe worthy speech at President Barack Obama's final White House Correspondents Dinner on Saturday. The Nightly News host dropped the N-bomb during his first and hopefully last time hosting an event at the White House.
It was difficult to tell which one was the comedian: Obama or Wilmore, who embarrassingly referred to the outgoing president as "my nigga."
R&B singer Ciara Harris continues to taunt Russell Wilson's fans by posting cozy photos of the two of them together.
On Sunday, Ciara and Wilson posted photos of their romantic dinner and dance date at the White House.
Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson, 26, surprised everyone by taking chronically single singer Ciara Harris to the White House State Dinner in Washington D.C., Tuesday night.
Poor Ciara. It looks like she let another big catch get away.
NFL quarterback Russell Wilson politely shut down rumors that he is taking the chronically single mother-of-one to the White House Correspondents Dinner.
Michelle Obama's dress = $12,000. US Poverty Level = $11,490.
— STU BURGUIERE (@WorldOfStu) February 12, 2014
Conservatives are outraged over the $12,000 couture frock worn by First Lady Michelle Obama to a State Dinner at the White House with President Obama and distinguished guest French President Francois Hollande on Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014.
With this cover, first lady Michelle Obama racks up more magazine covers than any other living first lady.
The Louisville Cardinals basketball player who suffered a gruesome leg injury during the 2013 NCAA Tournament is dunking again.
Ware is seen practicing with his team in a video that was uploaded to YouTube. The tibia in Ware's right lower leg snapped in half leaving the bone protruding from his skin during the nationally televised Midwest Regional final against Duke on March 31.
The injury made Ware an instant celebrity. He was even invited to attend a White House dinner with the Obamas.
Ware underwent surgery to insert a metal rod in his shattered bone, effectively making his leg stronger than it was before the injury.
President Obama will exercise his executive privilege to dine with a pretty young lady -- whether Michelle Obama likes it or not.
The Telegraph reports that White House officials "insisted" upon inviting the beautiful Yityish Aynaw, 22, to next Thursday's gala dinner hosted by Shimon Peres, Israel's president, after Mr. Obama heard how she became the first Israeli of Ethiopian origin to win the Miss Israel beauty queen contest last month.