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After being together for ten years Usher and Grace Miguel call it quits after two years of marriage.  They sent a joint statement to Us Weekly, saying: "After much thought and consideration we have mutually decided to separate as a couple. We remain deeply connected, loving friends who will continue supporting each other through the next phases of our lives. The enormous amount of love and respect that we have for each other will only increase as we move forward." A source says they've been doing their own thing for a few months now.   

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PEOPLE reports that actress Tisha Campbell-Martin has filed for divorce from her husband, fellow actor Duane Martin. Campbell-Martin released a statement on social media to announce the end of their union. "After 27 years of being together and two amazing children, it pains me to announce that I’ve filed for divorce," the 49-year-old wrote. "It’s an emotional time and I graciously ask for privacy for me, our children and the rest of our family." Although we hate the couple are splitting ways we are glad to see that they are handling it amicably.   

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SWV’s Cheryl "Coko" Clemmons shared some unexpected news via her personal website. She and her husband of 15 years, Mike Clemmons, are getting a divorce. Here’s what she said: We always thought we’d be together forever! Through the good, the bad, the ugly, the ups and the downs…we’d still be married. But, things don’t always work out the way we plan or hope.   After 15 years of marriage, my husband and I have decided to call it quits. Our fairytale has come to an end. I’ll definitely miss him! But life goes on and I have to make the best...

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Black America Web: Etta Moten Barnett blazed a trail for Black women in entertainment, changing the perception of how her race and gender were seen on-screen and stage. On this day in 1934, Barnett became the first African-American woman to perform inside the White House. Barnett was born Etta Moten on November 5, 1901 in Weimar, Texas. She married young and gave birth to three daughters but divorced while in school. Barnett’s parents raised her girls while she continued her studies at the University of Kansas where she was discovered as a singer. She was invited to join the prestigious Eva...

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My happily ever after began with the realization that it was time to exit my marriage of 17 years  with 2 beautiful children. Although this was devastating, my pursuit of happiness began. The idea that I was now available to find true love again kept me motivated during the lonely times. I decided to give online dating a try. My Mr. Right pursued me a year before I would talk to him.  On July 3rd, I decided “ok, let’s hear his story” and we talked for awhile. The conversation was intriguing. We decided to meet that night for dinner. The  conversation...

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