This Week In Sports and Social Justice: Rihanna rejects Super Bowl over Kap; Smith, Carlos get props

Rihanna is the latest black musician to turn down the Super Bowl halftime show over the NFL's Colin Kaepernick kneeling controversy.

Hype Daily: Maroon 5 will reportedly play the Super Bowl and more entertainment news

The NFL hasn't actually made an official announcement yet.

Michael Bennett’s civil attorney says player’s felony charge may be payback for his activism

"It sounds like retaliatory conduct by a law enforcement agency."

Philadelphia Eagles players are already refusing to visit Donald Trump’s White House

This marks the second consecutive year in which members of Super Bowl-winning teams have refused to be honored by President Donald Trump.

After Super Bowl protests, Black Lives Matter supporters turn their focus to schools

The week of action comes on the heels of Black Lives Matter protests at the Super Bowl in Minneapolis.

Prince fans aren’t happy about Justin Timberlake’s Super Bowl performance

Timberlake didn't use a hologram of Prince, but some still have an issue with the Super Bowl headliner's tribute.

Don’t like football or Justin Timberlake? Celebrate #JanetJacksonAppreciationDay instead

Twitter users aren't forgetting what happened in 2004.

Report: After wave of backlash, Justin Timberlake won’t perform with Prince hologram at Super Bowl

Justin Timberlake's Super Bowl performance won't include a cameo by the late music icon.

Users erect monuments to heroes like Colin Kaepernick with Mic’s Black Monuments Project lenses

Users across the country are using Mic's Snapchat lenses to erect digital monuments of Colin Kaepernick and Anita Hill.

How would Justin Timberlake and Janet Jackson’s “wardrobe malfunction” play out in 2018?

Odds are, the onetime teen heartthrob wouldn't get away unscathed.

Budweiser spent a ton of money on a Super Bowl ad that’s all about its charitable efforts

Anheuser-Busch's role in Hurricane Harvey relief is at the center of this year's expensive ad.

Want to be $50,000 richer? These 9 fun contests pay winners thousands (or millions) of dollars

If you've got millionaire dreams, know that you can get richer fast without buying a lottery ticket — with these fun, creative and high-paying contests.

Ryan O'Callaghan, former NFL lineman, comes out as gay

O'Callaghan played for the New England Patriots and Kansas City Chiefs before injuries ended his football career in 2011.

'This Is Us' star Chrissy Metz has the best response for those hating on her latex dress

Chrissy Metz has no patience for body shamers.

What Melania Trump wore her 14th week as first lady — the 3 times she appeared

Hey, she actually surprised us a little.


Unlike his inauguration, Donald Trump's meeting with the Patriots was well-attended

Donald Trump was finally right about a crowd size.

Patriots' White House Visit Livestream: Watch Trump greet the 2017 Super Bowl winners

It's more bad press for Brady's bunch.

Pepsi's Kendall Jenner ad is trying to 'Buy the World' like Coca-Cola did in the 1970s

Pepsi is taking a page from Coca-Cola's old handbook.

Why is Phil Simms being replaced on CBS? Tony Romo takes over as new NFL lead analyst.

Tony Romo's retirement means Phil Simms is looking for a new job.

Patriots owner Robert Kraft has visited Trump twice since players announced their boycott

Several Patriots players are still boycotting President Trump because of his bigotry.

'Madden 18' Cover Athlete: 5 candidates who could be the face of this year's game

Who will be on the cover of 'Madden 18'? Here are 5 prime candidates.

Coachella Lineup 2017: Lady Gaga to replace Beyoncé and Twitter has mixed reactions

Some want a refund while others are amped about the Coachella lineup change.

MLB player Dexter Fowler faces outrage after saying his Iranian wife has been hurt by Muslim ban

The star outfielder, whose wife is from Iran, is facing racist backlash over calling Donald Trump's Muslim ban "unfortunate."

Lady Gaga releases 'Joanne'-era tour merchandise, complete with a fully realized lookbook

She's calling it a "merchandise capsule collection."

Lady Gaga, Britney Spears and more just signed a letter condemning a Texas bathroom bill

Gaga and Spears are not happy about discrimination against transgender people.


Cooking And Baking With Marijuana: 8 incredible pot-infused recipes that'll get you baked

These extra special recipes offer an easy way in to cooking with pot.

Full transcript of Beyoncé's Grammy 2017 acceptance speech for best urban contemporary album

Bey opens up about the meaning of her album after winning best urban contemporary album.

Beyoncé's Grammy performance didn't need to be political, her music already says it all

Beyoncé centered black women. And that's political.