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The Return of the Rickey Smiley Morning Show “ATM” CA$H promotion

The Return of the Rickey Smiley Morning Show “ATM” CA$H promotion

Get ready for the return of the Rickey Smiley Morning Show “ATM” CA$H promotion.  Starting Monday, April 29, 2019 ending Thursday, May 23, 2019 (4 weeks).  Listeners will have a chance to WIN up to $1,000 daily just by being caller #50 with the correct daily ATM PIN # at 1-866-9 Rickey / 1-866-974-2539.  Listeners…More

Q955 Studio Text Line 337-920-5777

Q955 Studio Text Line 337-920-5777

We want to hear from you! You can TEXT our Q95.5 Studio at 337-920-5777 and tell us what’s on your mind. Let us know what you like, what you don’t like, and of course you will have opportunities for contests and promotions by texting in to win. Texting the studio is the best and quickest way to…More

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Chrissy Teigen fires back at Laura Ingraham after criticism over Time’s 100 list

Chrissy Teigen is not having Laura Ingraham’s criticism. During her show Wednesday, the Fox News anchor made comments disapproving Teigen’s inclusion on Time’s 100 most influential people list. She also criticized Teigen’s “take on female empowerment” during an event for House Democrats last week when the model said women shouldn’t be afraid to say “f—…More

Joe Giudice’s deportation appeal denied

Things are not looking good for Joe Giudice. CNN confirmed on Thursday that the Board of Immigration Appeals dismissed Giudice’s deportation appeal earlier this month. The former “Real Housewives of New Jersey” star was released from prison last month and transferred to an immigration detention center where he is awaiting his deportation back to his…More

Rapper Kodak Black arrested

Rapper Kodak Black has been arrested. Black, whose real name is Bill K. Kapri, 21, was arrested on gun and drug charges Wednesday near Niagara Falls, New York, while trying to enter the US from Canada, New York State Police said. Kapri and three others were detained by US Border and Customs Protection before being…More

Missy Elliott teases finishing a ‘big project’

2019 might be the year we hear new music from Missy Elliott. The hip-hop icon teased to her followers that she recently finished work on a “big project.” She posted an Instagram video of herself dancing to the song “Keep On Moving” by Soul II Soul. “I just finished a long project I been working…More

‘Sesame Street’ shows us how ‘Game of Thrones’ probably won’t end

Elmo wants to bring peace to Westeros. In a video released Thursday, which emphasizes respect, the “Sesame Street” fave tries to encourage levelheaded dialogue between Cersei and Tyrion Lannister, who are in a tense conversation when Elmo arrives. “I only want what’s best for Westeros,” Tyrion says. “And I only want for you not to…More

Jenny Mollen reveals she dropped her son on his head, fracturing his skull

Jenny Mollen and her family have had “a traumatic week.” The actress best known for her role on the TV series, “Angel,” revealed that she accidentally dropped and injured the 5-year-old son she shares with husband Jason Biggs. “On Saturday evening, I dropped my son on his head causing him to fracture his skull and…More

Jason Momoa shaved his beard and people are freaking out

Before you ask “Why is this news?” remember that it’s Jason Momoa. The Jason Momoa whose role on “Game of Thrones” and as “Aquaman” has caused more than a few hearts to flutter and whose marriage to actress Lisa Bonet is absolute #relationshipgoals. Just when you thought you couldn’t love the dude more, he goes…More

‘Ramy’ puts fresh spin on Muslim experience

The quest for identity as a Muslim living in New Jersey only scratches the surface of “Ramy,” a Hulu series that deftly combines comedy with drama, and which gradually peels back layers in ways as impressive as they are relatable. Far from a “Muslims are just like us” sitcom, comic Ramy Youssef’s deeply personal show…More

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Little Known Black History Fact: Walter Fauntroy

Little Known Black History Fact: Walter Fauntroy

Minister and civil rights activist Walter Fauntroy made history on April 19, 1971 when he was officially sworn in as Washington D.C.’s first delegate to the U.S. House of Representatives. Today, Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton, who has fought diligently to establish D.C. statehood and for the seat to have a counting vote, holds the post.…More

Uber Rolls Out Feature Urging Riders To ‘Check Your Ride’

Uber Rolls Out Feature Urging Riders To ‘Check Your Ride’

NEW YORK (AP) — Uber is releasing a new feature to help riders ensure they’re getting into the right vehicles. The development comes several weeks after a University of South Carolina student was killed after getting into a car she had mistaken for the Uber ride she hailed. Uber said Thursday it would send a…More

Ashanti, Ciara, H.E.R. To Honor Moms On VH1 Mother’s Day Special

Ashanti, Ciara, H.E.R. To Honor Moms On VH1 Mother’s Day Special

VH1’s annual Dear Mama: A Love Letter to Mom returns May 6 with special performances and tributes from artists including Ashanti and H.E.R. Both will take the stage to sing and shout out their mothers who have shaped their massive career success. Ciara, on behalf of #SeeHer, will honor deserving moms who have helped spread the group’s mission of increasing…More

Amazon And Google End Spat, Bring YouTube To Amazon Devices

Amazon And Google End Spat, Bring YouTube To Amazon Devices

NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon and Google are ending their nearly 2-year spat, agreeing to bring their video streaming apps to each other’s devices. Back in 2017, Google pulled its popular YouTube video app from Amazon’s Fire TV after the online shopping giant refused to sell some Google products. Amazon has since started to sell…More

Sanders Gets Endorsements From 7 Black S. Carolina Lawmakers

Sanders Gets Endorsements From 7 Black S. Carolina Lawmakers

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders on Thursday announced endorsements from seven black lawmakers in the critical early voting state of South Carolina, a show of force in the first place where African American voters feature prominently in next year’s primary elections. Sanders’ 2020 campaign made the announcement just ahead of a…More

Report: Avenatti Met With Chicago Prosecutor Before R. Kelly Charges

Report: Avenatti Met With Chicago Prosecutor Before R. Kelly Charges

CHICAGO (AP) — Phone texts suggest chief Chicago prosecutor Kim Foxx worked closely with attorney Michael Avenatti before bringing sexual abuse charges against singer R. Kelly, including by meeting Avenatti during a layover at O’Hare International Airport. The Chicago Tribune reported Thursday on the Feb. 9 meeting based on text messages obtained through an open…More

Charges Dismissed Against Parolee Wounded In Nipsey Hussle Shooting

Charges Dismissed Against Parolee Wounded In Nipsey Hussle Shooting

The man who was wounded when a man opened fire on he, Nipsey Hussle and another man outside of The Marathon Clothing store on March 31st will not face a parole violation case. According to Miriam Hernandez of ABC 7 in Los Angeles, 56-year-old Kerry Lathan had his case dismissed by the Department of Corrections.…More

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