- 2015 Essence Festival draws almost half a million Updated: Jul-06-15 5:34 pm
NEW ORLEANS - Nearly half a million people attended this year's Essence Festival held in New Orleans over the Fourth of July weekend.
- Deepak Chopra to counsel Essence Festival participants Updated: Jul-01-15 5:40 am
NEW ORLEANS - A new face will be among those counseling Essence Festival participants as part of the festival's empowerment experience.
- White House won't confirm Prince performed for Obama Updated: Jun-15-15 2:26 pm
WASHINGTON - Prince performed some of his greatest hits at a weekend White House party for President Barack Obama and his wife, Michelle.