Beyoncé and Jay-Z have been presenting $100,000 college scholarships during their On the Run 2 tour, which led to a special moment for one unsuspecting recipient in the singer's hometown. Alezae Uresti, 17, was shocked when her name was called to receive the scholarship as she attended the concert at NRG Stadium in Houston.
More and more, Rihanna is dedicating herself to improving the lives of others. One week after raising nearly $6 million for her Clara Lionel Foundation, which helps young people around the world, the singer expressed her commitment to global education in an op-ed in The Guardian newspaper. Rihanna, 30, grew up in Barbados and wrote that while she didn't always love going to her classes, she realizes now that perhaps she took her formal education for granted.
Matt Leinart learned how to push through obstacles long before he put on Trojan cardinal and gold.
Hurricane Florence hammered the Carolinas with winds, storm surge and flooding; now charities and volunteers are helping victims get back on their feet.
Julia Louis-Dreyfus has a message for American citizens ahead of the upcoming midterm election: Don’t just vote — volunteer.
City to Saddle is a riding program that allows inner-city children to experience what it’s like to work on a farm and interact with horses.
The family includes a father with an 8-year-old boy on his shoulders, an 8-months pregnant mother with a 4-year-old girl on her shoulders, a 60-year-old uncle, and the family dog.
EXCLUSIVE: The Los Angeles Film Festival is on the move from June to this month, where it opens on Thursday with the world premiere of the music documentary Echo in the Canyon. Over the course of the next week, the festival will be offering an array of cinematic programming of all kinds including several more world premiere features. One of those is the locally based Brian Banks, which marks a return to narrative filmmaking by director Tom Shadyac, whose most recent work…
Tyler "Ninja" Blevins will be the first professional gamer to appear on the cover of ESPN the Magazine, gracing the front of the October issue. Ninja enjoyed a meteoric rise to the top of the video game world, earning more than 18 million subscribers on YouTube and another 11 million followers on Twitch. While streaming, Ninja receives donations from viewers and can earn more than $500,000 per month.
'Captain Marvel' star Brie Larson calls 1st ever solo female Marvel superhero 'inspiring' originally appeared on goodmorningamerica.comBrie Larson stars as the first-ever solo female superhero in "Captain Marvel," the 21st film in the Marvel universe. Playing such a strong heroine has been "surreal," Larson shared."I still just feel like myself. I don't feel like a superhero. This is all so surreal and new to me," Larson said.The Oscar winner joined "Good Morning America" on Tuesday to help reveal the exclusive first look at the highly-anticipated movie trailer. ...
Duke and UNC have started collecting donations to help those affected by Hurricane Florence this week across North and South Carolina.
Ashleigh Gilleland was seeking safety when she left South Carolina for Florida last week. But she also encountered the kindness of strangers.