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Executive Producer and Showrunner for "Gospel LIVE! presented by Henry Louis Gates, Jr.," Kristen V. Carter, speaks with Praise Midday Host, Ronnette Rollins about the concert special.

It's officially the Holiday Season! Traditionally, the hustle and bustle of holiday shopping goes into full swing the day after Thanksgiving. With many brick and mortar stores as well as online sites having storewide sales in effect for Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, and Cyber Tuesday, who can't resist taking advantage?

Congrats to newly engaged singer, songwriter and actress, Koryn Hawthorne! Known for her song, “Won’t He do It”, and her latest single, “Look at God”, Koryn announced her engagement to longtime friend, Hunter Register, with an Instagram post that includes pictures from their engagement photo shoot, with the caption, "An @essence exclusive ! Sooo in love".

Although history has taught us that former U.S. President Thomas Jefferson is the one who invented the American version of macaroni and cheese, we're here to inform you for Black History Month that it was actually created by Jefferson's enslaved Black chef, James Hemings.

It's Girl Scout cookie season and the scouts have made it even easier to buy those delicious cooks we all love!

Just because we haven’t heard any new music from Chance The Rapper or seen him pop up on anyone’s stage, doesn’t mean he isn’t getting to it. The Ice Cream company, Ben & Jerry’s just announced that coming in 2022, he will be getting his own flavor of ice cream. Chance’s flavor will be ‘Mint […]

Black-eyed peas made its way over to the states during the Middle Passage where West African slaves were then forced to cultivate rice and beans on the same plantations that would enslave them for centuries

Is it even Thanksgiving if you don’t make enough food to last until Christmas? But having the same thing for dinner every day can get boring, spice it up with these Thanksgiving leftover recipes.  

From Patti Labelle, Ayesha Curry to Kelis, we've rounded up five celebrities who we just know can throw down in the kitchen and are about to absolutely kill it in the kitchen this Thanksgiving!

The best part of Red Lobster is now in the freezer section of your grocery store. That’s right!  The popular Cheddar Bay Biscuits, also known as the cheesy biscuits, are now available for sale without having to go to the restaurant. From WJW Fox 8 News Cleveland: This week, the restaurant chain announced the launch […]