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Bro. Charles Statement on TOUCH FM raid

The FCC raided the office of Dorchester-based company TOUCH 106.1 FM on April 17th, 2014.
TOUCH 106.1 FM would like to say THANK YOU Boston for the wonderful 8 yrs we had together.
The staff, volunteers, radio personalities, and management which makes up TOUCHFM will continue to be the voice of the people of Boston.

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ACTION PLAN FOR MEN AND YOUTH TO TAKE OWNERSHIP OF THEIR STREET

ACTION PLAN FOR MEN AND YOUTH TO TAKE OWNERSHIP OF THEIR STREET
Accepting Your Responsibility to Rebuild Your Community

MLK Statue Will Replace White Supremacist On Georgia Capitol Grounds

The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., one of the country’s most lauded citizens, will be finally honored by his home state with a sculpture on its capitol grounds.

Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal and Rep. Calvin Smyre (D-Columbus) announced this week that the state has selected artist Andy Davis to create …read more

Last Funeral For Victim of Charleston Shooting in Columbia

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The last of the victims of the Charleston church shooting to be eulogized was remembered Thursday as a man known by the nickname “Super,” who lived his life with a driving force to serve his fellow men and his God.

Family members, religious colleagues and school friends …read more

Body of Prison Escapee Released to New York Funeral Home

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The body of a convicted murderer who broke out of prison and was fatally shot after three weeks on the run was released to a funeral home Thursday as his fellow escapee continued his recovery at a hospital under heavy guard.

Richard Matt’s body was being transported …read more

Blogger Necole Bitchie Says ‘It’s Time to Move On’

In a letter to her followers that she admitted was sure to make her cry, entertainment blogger Necole Bitchie announced, “It’s time for me to move on.” She will no longer run the website NecoleBitchie.com, which was founded in 2008 by Necole Kane, and calls itself “the …read more

Aries Spears Talks Worst Show Ever, Why Donald Trump Is Comedy Gold

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Actor and Comedian Aries Spears will be at the Addison Improv this weekend, but before he takes the stage he talks to the TJMS about his worst show ever.

“My first time at Madison Square Garden. I laid a stinker. And I’m from …read more

J. Anthony Brown’s Murdered Hit: ‘Black Skin’

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7/03/15 – Leave it to J. Anthony Brown to bring in Fourth of July weekend with this Murdered Hit!

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Fire at Historic SC Black Church Ruled ‘Natural’

There was reportedly no criminal intent to the fire at an historic black church overnight Tuesday in Greeleyville South Carolina. According to local investigators along with the the Federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms, the blaze at Mt. Zion AME Church must have been sparked by ‘natural causes’, <a target="_blank" …read more

The Game Faces Three Years in Prison for Assaulting Cop

West coast rapper The Game is facing the possibility of up to three years in prison because of his alleged assault on an off-duty police officer during a game of pickup basketball.

On June 29, Game appeared in court to face charges regarding the altercation between him and the officer, …read more

Tiger Woods in Denial Mode About Affair with Fellow Golfer’s Ex-Wife

Tiger Woods‘ string of women may be a well-known footnote in his history, but one thing the sports star says he isn’t engaged in is an affair with Amanda Boyd, ex-wife of fellow pro-golfer Jason Dufner.

“There is absolutely zero truth to the unfounded rumor, Woods’ agent Mark Steinberg told …read more

Dustin Brown Stuns Rafael Nadal at Wimbledon

He was trained in his father’s home country of Jamaica, but now plays for his mother’s native Germany, according to the Independent. Today Dustin Brown, ranked 102nd in the world, is celebrating a stunner in the tennis world, knocking out 2-time Wimbeldon champ Rafael Nada in 4 sets; 7-5, …read more

BP to Pay Record $18.7 Billion to States Affected by Spill

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — More than five years after the worst offshore oil spill in U.S. history fouled beaches, coated seabirds in thick goo and threatened delicate marshes, BP has agreed to pay a record settlement to affected states in hopes of bringing an end to a legal drama that …read more

Suspect in DC Mansion Slayings Fires His Defense Attorneys

WASHINGTON (AP) — A man accused in the slayings of a wealthy family and their housekeeper inside a Washington mansion fired his defense attorneys on Thursday and will once again be represented by public defenders.

Daron Wint, 34, made the decision at the start of a scheduled preliminary hearing, which was …read more

Karrueche Tran Reveals Her Father is Gay [WATCH]

Karrueche Tran may seem like an open book in light of her up and down relationship with Chris Brown, but the 27-year-old is giving folks a bit of personal knowledge that they may not be familiar with.

“I don’t think I’ve ever told anybody this but my father is gay,” Tran …read more

Insurer Aetna to Buy Humana in $37B Deal

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Aetna will spend $37 billion to buy rival Humana in a deal that would significantly bulk up its government business and create the nation’s second-largest health insurer

The cash-and-stock acquisition, announced early Friday, would make Aetna a sizeable player in the fast-growing Medicare Advantage business, which offers …read more

When It Comes to Race, Valerie Jarrett Asks Why Is It All on the President; but Why Not?

On Wednesday, President Barack Obama top adviser Valerie Jarrett did a 30-minute interview with Walter Isakson at the Aspen Institute. Isakson asked Jarrett about Obama’s reticence on race.

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5 Red Wines That Are Perfect for Summer

Warm weather need not frustrate red wine drinkers.

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June Jobs Report Shows Unemployment Down For African-Americans

The U.S. jobs report for June, 2015 was released today over all, things continue to go in the right direction in general. Even unemployment for African Americans edged down slightly to 9.5 percent from 10.2 percent in May, according to the US Dept. of Labor.

Unfortunately, Blacks still make …read more

The White House Walks Back Higher Education Ratings After Meeting Resistance From Schools

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama dearly wanted to get the government in the business of rating colleges and universities based on value and affordability, promising a new system by 2015. Now that goal is shriveling under the weight of a concerted opposition from universities, lawmakers and bureaucrats in Obama’s …read more

Marisa Tomei Joins ‘Empire’ Cast [VIDEO]

Fox’s Empire is adding Oscar winner Marisa Tomei for Season 2.

According to Deadline.com, she’ll play Mimi Whiteman, a demanding venture capitalist who becomes involved in Lyon family drama. A Forbes list billionairess, Mimi is a lover of hip-hop music, social trends, high-end fashion and beautiful women.

Tomei is no …read more

No Charges For Diddy In UCLA Altercation

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles County district attorney’s office declined Thursday to file felony charges against Sean “Diddy” Combs for a confrontation last month at the University of California, Los Angeles, where his son plays football.

District attorney spokesman Ricardo Santiago said the office decided instead to turn the …read more

$3 Million Donated to Scholarship Fund for Emanuel AME Church Community

A $3 million scholarship fund set up in the name of Rev. Clementa Pinckney was announced today in Charleston, SC, scene of the horrific mass shooting which claimed the lives of 9 parishioners at Emanuel AME Church.

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Emmitt Smith Backs Out of Judging Miss USA Pageant

Emmitt Smith has given Donald Trump the Heisman.

The former Dallas Cowboys running back is the latest to flee from the Miss USA pageant in the wake of co-owner Trump’s comments regarding Mexican immigrants.

“In light of Mr. Trump’s statements and the subsequent decisions made by NBC, I have decided …read more

The Inevitable (but Predictable) Backlash Over #BlackLivesMatter

When Black Lives Matter activist Bree Newsome climbed the pole on the South Carolina Statehouse grounds and took down the Confederate flag, I had one of two thoughts.

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Surprise! Prince Drops New Sexy Song: ‘HardRockLover’ [LISTEN]

OK Prince fans, if you’ve been feinin’ for something new and different from him, well he’s delivered.

Out of nowhere on Wednesday, with no advance notice … just like Beyonce … Prince surprised errr’body with a new track called “HardRockLover.” Essentially, like a reviewer for the Huffington Post wrote, “it …read more

Dylann Roof’s Sister Created a GoFundMe Asking for Wedding, Honeymoon Donations after Emanuel AME Massacre

Talk about classy.

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Here We Go Again: Geraldo Blames Kendrick Lamar for Damaging Young Black Males [VIDEO]

During an episode of Fox News’ “The Five,” Geraldo Rivera criticized Kendrick Lamar‘s BET awards performance – in which he rapped about police brutality in “Alright” – saying that his lyrics are “not helpful, to say the least” to the national dialogue on race and police brutality.

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