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The story of Barbara Terry (pictured), the 52 year-old Bronx prostitute who worked the same track for three decades, is not what one would exactly call heart-warming; it is either extremely sad or oddly inspiring, depending on the lens through which you view her profession. SEE ALSO: Pastor Writes Controversial Sex Book Yes, she’s “somebody’s […]

BRENTWOOD, N.Y. — Samantha Garvey and her family had been living in a Long Island shelter for several days when they got word the 17-year-old aspiring marine biologist had made it to the semifinals of the prestigious national Intel science competition. SEE ALSO: Couple Married For 72 Years Dies Holding Hands Now, with donations coming […]

FORT WAYNE, Ind-Dynesha Lax has decided to punish her son in a unique way after she felt the justice system didn’t go far enough. Lax forced her son to wear a sign that says “I lie, I steal, I sell drugs, I don’t follow the law” for two hours a day after being tied with […]

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. is arguably one of the most-studied public figures in world history. Very few facts about the former civil rights icon have gone unpublished. Still, here are some facts about Dr. King’s life you may not know. SEE ALSO: Who Will Romney Pick As VP? Why Newt Gingrich Is Staying In […]

In this installment of Life Purpose Yvonne Rene speaks of her near death experience during her time on crack cocaine. You can hear Life Purpose with Yvonne Renee on Dat Dude JC Saturdays from 10-3.

He will come as a thief in the night but no man knows the day nor the hour!!!

In last weekend's playoff game against the Pittsburgh Steelers, Denver Broncos quarterback Tim Tebow threw for 316 yards. He also set a playoff record of 31.6 yards per completion. The numbers sent the internet into a frenzy, drawing comparisons to John 3:16, Tebow's favorite bible verse.

A North Carolina church raised some eyebrows recently when the billboard in front of the church proclaimed that Beyonce's new baby was Satan on Earth. But the church called that all a mix-up.

Being a mentor is a full time job. It is often very hard to know if you are doing well at it.  I work with kids everyday in my organization, Hip-Hop Chess Federation. Today one of the kids I mentor was talking to me about his life goals (we will call him Marcus).  Sometimes Marcus jokes […]

Over 10,000 votes were cast in the first annual Digital Gospel Music Awards presented by Elev8, and the Gospel music fans have spoken!

17-year-old breakout star Keke Palmer is starring in a new movie with Queen Latifah and Dolly Parton called "Joyful Noise". The young actress is also an advocate against bullying. She, along with Saving Our Daughters and the Boys & Girls Club of America, have launched a national anti-bullying campaign that has received the support of singer Kelli Rowland, and rapper TI. She talks about all of that and then some with Praise's own Cheryl Jackson. The small town of Pacashau, Georgia, has fallen on hard times, but the people are counting on the Divinity Church Choir to lift their spirits by winning the National Joyful Noise Competition. The choir has always known how to sing in harmony, but the discord between its two leading ladies now threatens to tear them apart. Their newly appointed director, Vi Rose Hill (Latifah), stubbornly wants to stick with their tried-and-true traditional style, while the fiery G.G. Sparrow (Parton) thinks tried-and-true translates to tired-and-old.