dailyphoto090507After False Starts, Ciara’s ‘Fantasy’ a Go
Though her latest CD is titled “Fantasy Ride,” the making of Ciara’s third album turned out to be turbulent. While the young singer’s first two albums were platinum-sellers with chart-toppers like “Like a Boy,” “Goodies” and “One, Two Step,” when it came time to release “Fantasy Ride,” it took a while to find a single that connected with listeners. The album’s release date was pushed back as songs like “Go Girl” featuring T-Pain failed to make much of an impact. “I was definitely anxious to release it but I wanted to release it the right way at the right time,” she says. (Continue Reading…)

Carol’s Express Fights Suits Filed by Carol’s Daughter
Carol’s Express, LLC, the widely popular beauty personal care line under the leadership of Donyale Bush, COO continues to defend its position against Carol’s Daughter, distributed at Macy’s and Sephora, regarding trademark infringement. In an electronic filing on October 17, 2008 at 4:23 PM EDT, attorneys for Carol’s Express cited “Plaintiff’s (Carol Daughter, LLC) prior counsel, Jones Day Law firm… advised on an investigation… and was not a request to cease and desist from the sale of (Carol’s Express) products in CVS.” “It’s important that consumers know where Carol’s Daughter is really made, what the relevant facts are and that the whole home spun story is nothing more than marketing spin,” states Donyale Bush, COO of Carol’s Express, LLC. “While we welcome legal competition, intimidation and sour grapes of this nature is shameful.” (Continue Reading…)

Ethics Complaint Filed Against Ray Nagin for Trips
The State Ethics Commission reviewed a formal complaint filed against the mayor of New Orleans Wednesday night. The complaint was filed early Wednesday. The Ethics Commission is officially looking into two trips that the mayor took, who paid for them and how much the mayor knew. Raphael Goyeneche of the New Orleans Metropolitan Crime Commission filed the formal complaint against Mayor Ray Nagin on Wednesday. (Continue Reading…)

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