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Recent articles by Mesfin:

Missy Elliott honored at MTV VMAs; Swift wins top prize

Elliott earned the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award and brought her colorful, eccentric and groundbreaking music videos to life at the VMAs on Monday. → Read More

Missy Elliott honored at VMAs; Swift wins top prize

The incomparable career of Missy Elliott, the rapper-singer-songwriter-producer-dancer whose music videos have moved the needle over the last two decades, was honored at the 2019 MTV Video Music Awards, where Taylor Swift also took center stage with her gay pride anthem, "You Need to Calm Down." → Read More

Missy Elliott honoured at MTV VMAs; Swift wins top prize

NEWARK, N.J. - The incomparable career of Missy Elliott, the rapper-singer-songwriter-producer-dancer whose music videos have moved the needle over the last two decades, was honoured at the 2019 MTV Video Music Awards, where Taylor Swift also took centre stage with her gay pride anthem, "You Need to Calm Down." Elliott earned the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award, and brought her colorful and… → Read More

Missy Elliott honored at MTV VMAs; Swift wins top prize

Other performers included Lizzo, Normani, Bad Bunny, Shawn Mendes, Camila Cabello, H.E.R., J Balvin, Lil Nas X, Rosalia, Big Sean, Ozuna, A$AP Ferg and Jonas Brothers. → Read More

Missy Elliott honored at MTV VMAs; Swift wins top prize

Other performers included Lizzo, Normani, Bad Bunny, Shawn Mendes, Camila Cabello, H.E.R., J Balvin, Lil Nas X, Rosalia, Big Sean, Ozuna, A$AP Ferg and Jonas Brothers. → Read More

Missy Elliott honored at MTV VMAs; Swift wins top prize

Other performers included Lizzo, Normani, Bad Bunny, Shawn Mendes, Camila Cabello, H.E.R., J Balvin, Lil Nas X, Rosalia, Big Sean, Ozuna, A$AP Ferg and Jonas Brothers. → Read More

Missy Elliott earns MTV Vanguard honor; Swift wins top prize

Missy Elliott brought her colorful, eccentric and groundbreaking music videos to life when she performed a medley of her hits over the last two decades at the 2019 MTV Music Video Awards, where she earned the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award. → Read More

Henrico police search for missing, ‘endangered’ man

Henrico police are searching for a missing and endangered man. → Read More

Bankrate ranks most, least valuable college majors

College students across the country are heading back to school. And just in time for move-in day, a new report reveals which college majors lead to the most jobs. → Read More

Man injured in drive-by shooting in Richmond

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 780-1000. → Read More

Florida nursing home employees charged in Hurricane Irma patient deaths

Four employees of a Florida nursing home where 12 people died in sweltering heat after a hurricane cut power were charged Monday, at least three of them with aggravated manslaughter, their attorneys said. → Read More

Florida nursing home employees charged in Hurricane Irma patient deaths

Four employees of a Florida nursing home where 12 people died in sweltering heat after a hurricane cut power were charged Monday, at least three of them with aggravated manslaughter, their attorneys said. → Read More

Missy Elliott earns MTV Vanguard honor; Swift wins top prize

Other performers include Lizzo, Normani, Bad Bunny, Shawn Mendes, Camila Cabello, H.E.R., J Balvin, Lil Nas X, Rosalia, Big Sean, Ozuna, A$AP Ferg and Jonas Brothers. → Read More

Missy Elliott earns MTV Vanguard honor; Swift wins top prize

Other performers include Lizzo, Normani, Bad Bunny, Shawn Mendes, Camila Cabello, H.E.R., J Balvin, Lil Nas X, Rosalia, Big Sean, Ozuna, A$AP Ferg and Jonas Brothers. → Read More

40-person brawl at California water park started over beach towel, police say

A man is in critical condition after a 40-person brawl at a California water park that police say started over a beach towel. → Read More

Missy Elliott honored as Video Vanguard at MTV VMAs; Taylor Swift wins top prize

'You Need to Calm Down' won video of the year. → Read More

Missy Elliott honored as Video Vanguard at MTV VMAs; Taylor Swift wins top prize

'You Need to Calm Down' won video of the year. → Read More

Kansas boy holds hands, calms classmate with autism on first day of school

They say a picture is worth a thousand words, but a photo taken by a mother details two words: Compassion and friendship. → Read More

Kansas boy holds hands, calms classmate with autism on first day of school

They say a picture is worth a thousand words, but a photo taken by a mother details two words: Compassion and friendship. → Read More

Texas family fulfills daughter’s last wish of being an author

A family is fulfilling their young daughter's last wish to be a published author. → Read More