Kerry Washington to Receive President’s Award at 44th NAACP IMAGE AWARDS Feb. 1st

Presentation to Trailblazing Actress and Activist To Be Made During Live Broadcast on Feb. 1, 8-10 p.m. EST on NBC. LOS ANGELES, CA (January 18, 2013) – Kerry Washington will be presented with the NAACP President's Award...

Lawrence Wright book “Going Clear: Scientology, Hollywood, and the Prison of Belief” Controversies

On Thursday, January 17, 2013 NBC Rock Center with Brian Williams television show investigates about The Church of Scientology controversies. The most famous Scientologist to leave Scientology and speak out against it, sits down for an...

Beyoncé, Kelly Clarkson and James Taylor Selected to Perform at the 57th Presidential Inauguration

WASHINGTON, DC --  The Presidential Inaugural Committee (PIC) announced today the musical artists selected to perform at the 57th Presidential Inauguration.  Beyoncé, Kelly Clarkson, and James Taylor will all perform at the inauguration, which will...

VIDEO: Elton John and David Furnish Are Fathers Again

http://player.grabnetworks.com/v5/Player.swf?id=1944057&content=v89c730d6772ffad2916f9231256495a11cb44bfe It's baby number two! Elton and David invite a new joy unto their world. http://player.grabnetworks.com/v5/Player.swf?id=1944057&content=v89c730d6772ffad2916f9231256495a11cb44bfe Thanks for checking us out. Please take a look at the rest of our videos and articles.   To stay in the loop,...

Jenni Rivera Mexican-American Singer TV Star Dead after plane disappears and crash in northern...

The New York Times is reporting that Jenni Rivera, the Mexican-American singer and reality television star known as “the Diva of Banda,” died early Sunday when the plane in which she was traveling crashed outside Monterrey,...

More than 30, 000 People to Fill Streets for 28th Annual AIDS Walk Los...

Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa, Pauley Perrette, Andrew Rannells  and Other Special Guests Join 30,000 Participants for California’s Largest AIDS Fundraiser. WHAT:  28th annual AIDS Walk Los Angeles (AWLA) WHEN:  Sunday, October 14, 2012 8:00 a.m.Media Check-In Open (front of stage) *Please...

Diversity News Magazine Announces Media Partnership with L.A. Fashion Weekend at Sunset Gower Studios

Event to be Held and Produced by The Gallery LA. October 19 - 21st, 2012. Hollywood, CA --- October 4, 2012, Diversity News Magazine and Diversity News TV is pleased to join L.A. Fashion Weekend...

NBA, WNBA, Major League Soccer, New York Stock Exchange, Los Angeles Unified School District,...

Spirit Day apps for iPhone and Android mobilize users against bullying, sponsored by Toyota Financial Services. Perez Hilton, Avan Jogia, Shay Mitchell, Shaquille O'Neal, George Takei, Wendy Williams among hundreds of celebrities taking part in...

Actor Tommy ‘Tiny’ Lister Agree to Plead Guilty to Conspiracy Charges in Mortgage Fraud...

On Friday, August 31, 2012 The Federal Bureau of Investigation released that Actor Tommy Lister, who has appeared in approximately 100 movies, and a San Fernando Valley accountant were charged today in federal court with conspiring to commit...

Former President Bill Clinton, South African Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi, philanthropist Bill Gates and...

Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, General Secretary of the National League for Democracy, (Burma) to address the conference by video. Some 25,000 Scientists, People Living with HIV, and Other Stakeholders expected to attend AIDS 2012. Official...

Steven Escobar to Receive Civic & Humanitarian Award at 4th Annual Kayamanan ng Bayan...

On Wednesday, May 30, 2012 Diversity News Publications announced that Esteban Escobar (Journalist, reporter, editor, columnist, writer, producer, director, publicist, radio personality and philanthropist)aka Steven Escobar to receive Civic & Humanitarian Award at 4th Annual...

Television and Radio Personality Ryan Seacrest to Return as Host of American Idol Season...

On Monday, April 23, 2012 FOX announced that Emmy® Award-nominated Ryan Seacrest will continue as host of AMERICAN IDOL, broadcast television’s No. 1 show. Seacrest has served as host of AMERICAN IDOL since its debut on...

Actress Betty White to be Inducted into National Association of Broadcasters Hall of Fame...

On March 16, 2012, The National Association of Broadcasters announced that film and television star Betty White will be inducted into the NAB Broadcasting Hall of Fame during a special breakfast at the 2012 NAB...

Univision’s Maria Elena Salinas to receive the prize “Latinovator” in 2012 Hispanicize

On Wednesday, March 7, 2012 The Hispanic Public Relations Association (HPRA) announced that Univision’s Emmy® award-winning journalist, María Elena Salinas, co-anchor of the national evening newscast “Noticiero Univision” and newsmagazine “Aqui y Ahora”  (Here and...

Grammy Awards Weekend For Free WeHo Protest Maxfield Two Hours Before Whitney Houston Dies

By JR, Special for Diversity News Magazine. On Saturday, February 11, 2012, During the high-profile Grammy Awards weekend, and just 2 hours before Whitney Houston was found dead at age 48 at the Beverly Hills...

Hollywood and West Hollywood Residents Wake Up on Arsonist Fire Friday Morning

On Friday, December 30, 2011 around 5:00 pm we received a tactical alert call from the Los Angeles Police Department notifying us of  arsonist fires in Hollywood area. They asked if the public see any fire...

UCLA Health System Class Action Lawsuit Filed Over Patients Data Breach

On Thursday, December 22, 2011  Southern California Public Radio is reporting that The UCLA Medical Center faces a class-action lawsuit in connection with the recent data breach that compromised the privacy of more than 16,000 patients. Attorneys with...

Entertainment Industry Organizations Stand United in Support for the Rights of Imprisoned Iranian Filmmakers

In September 2011, the Iranian government arrested six independent filmmakers for allegedly working with the BBC, on charges including espionage and treason. Along with the ongoing house arrest of director Jafar Panahi and the...

EXCLUSIVE: West Hollywood Makes History Going Fur Free

By JR, Special for Diversity News Magazine It was a historical night on Monday, September 19, 2011 when around 1:30am (early Tuesday morning) West Hollywood voted unanimously to be the first city in the world...

Thushari Jayasekera: News in Brief – Colors The Town Purple

(In front of the Nokia Theatre at Emmy Awards 2011 after walking the red carpet). On Sept. 18th, 2011 she wore a sari to the Emmy Awards 2011 and was very excited to attend a...