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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

Black Soldier Killed in Iraq Gets Justice

A British court sentenced a London cab driver to life in prison today for the murder of a U.S. soldier in Iraq, from a roadside bombing in 2007. As NBC News reports, for the family of Sgt. Randy Johnson, this case is a rare opportunity to see a person …read more

Issa Rae, Jacque Reid Discuss Interracial Dating On Larry Wilmore

Finally, a panel about Black women that actually features smart Black women, and not men dictating women’s experiences. Issa Rae, Jacque Reid, comedienne Marina Franklin and Dr. Christina Greer of Fordham University joined Larry Willmore for a panel discussion about relationships and the unique challenges …read more

Olympia, Wash., Officer Shoots Unarmed Black Men Who Allegedly Attempted to Steal Beer

Two Olympia, Wash., stepbrothers are suspected of attempting to steal beer from a grocery store on Thursday. The men, however, who were unarmed, are now in the hospital after a confrontation with local law enforcement during which the brothers were shot, the Associated Press reports.

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Reported NY Serial Killer Takes Plea Deal 

Alleged New York serial killer Lucius Crawford has taken a plea deal for 25-years to life in prison, after supposedly confessing to killing three women since 1993, the New York Post reports.

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Aaron Hernandez Involved in Alleged Gang-Related Prison Brawl 

Aaron Hernandez seems to be adjusting to prison life, allegedly being involved in an in-prison brawl, supposedly attempting to “show he’s down with the Bloods,” Time reports.

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White Supremacist Confronts Speakers During ‘Black Lives Matter’ Press Conference

Video cameras captured a heated exchange at Great American Ball Park in Cincinnati between a group of angry whites and black activists at a press conference Wednesday. A group of ministers in Cincinnati organized the event, using the upcoming Major League Baseball All-Star Game in their city to call on …read more

Hey Grads, Time for Real Talk: 10 Things I Wish Someone Had Told Me in a Commencement Speech

As graduates across America bask in the pomp and circumstance of commencement festivities, I have tried to reflect on the indispensable words of wisdom famed news anchor Dan Rather shared with my fellow classmates and me during his commencement address to the University of Texas, College of Communication, Class …read more

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Usher Gets New Temporary Restraining Order Against Longtime Stalker

Usher‘s fear for his life and the safety of his children and their lives was the motivation for the singer returning to court to get a restraining order against a woman who has been stalking him for years.

A Georgia judge granted Usher a new temporary order against Darshelle Jones-Rakestraw (pictured …read more

J. Anthony Brown’s Murdered Hit: ‘Snorer’

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5/22/15- Our resident funny man J. Anthony Brown is back with another murdered hit!

Get ready to laugh out loud and leave us your comments!

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Man Evades Police, Then Caught While Returning for Lost Hat

EASTLAKE, Ohio (AP) — An 18-year-old had successfully eluded officers in northeast Ohio, but a search for his missing hat led him back into the hands of police.

Northeast Ohio Media Group reports officers in Eastlake tried to stop Otha Montgomery for running a red light Tuesday morning.

Authorities say Montgomery sped …read more

53 People in 9 States Sickened After Eating Raw Tuna

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A salmonella outbreak likely linked to raw tuna has sickened 53 people in nine states, health officials said Thursday.

Most of the cases — 31 — are in California, officials at the California Department of Public Health said. Other affected states include Arizona, Illinois, Mississippi, New Mexico, …read more

New York Congressman Blasts Black Conservative Sheriff Who Blames ‘Underclass’ Behavior for Police Violence

During a heated House Judiciary Committee hearing, Rep. Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY) responded sharply to a black conservative sheriff who blamed the African American “underclass subculture” for police violence.

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26-Year-Old Chicago Woman Nearly Died From Birth Control Complications

Jordan Ward, a 26-year-old Chicago woman who was in the middle of planning her wedding, nearly died in March because the birth control pills she was taking caused a severe blood clot in her brain, KABC TV reports.

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Erica Mena Defends Choice to Buy Bow Wow $200K BMW [VIDEO]

Ex “Love & Hip Hop New York” star Erica Mena got a collective social media side-eye after she plunked down $200,000 to buy a brand new BMW for her fiancé Bow Wow.

The reality star clapped back on Twitter.

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Raven-Symone In Talks to Join ‘The View’ Permanently

Raven-Symone is reportedly close to becoming a regular co-host on The View.

After a spring co-hosting stint on the ABC morning show, the actress, 29, is in talks for a permanent position at the table with co-hosts Whoopi Goldberg, Rosie Perez, and Nicolle Wallace, sources confirm in the new issue …read more

Michael Strahan, Damon Dash Linked to Club in Stripper Scandal

The National Enquirer claims that Michael Strahan and Damon Dash are caught up in a stripper scandal because they’re part owners of a club that was discovered to have allowed sex-related shenanigans with live nude girls.

Strahan and Dash are among the celebrity co-owners of Manhattan nightclub The Leonora, …read more

Police: Woman Held in Box For Months Found Dead, Man Sought

SEDALIA, Mo. (AP) — The hunt for a registered sex offender suspected of killing his ex-girlfriend and her son intensified Thursday after police raided but failed to find anyone inside a home in western Missouri, where the man was charged last month for allegedly keeping the woman confined in a …read more

Suspect in killings of wealthy DC family arrested

WASHINGTON (AP) — Authorities have arrested an ex-convict who was accused in the killings of a wealthy Washington family and their housekeeper.

Members of a fugitive task force arrested Daron Dylon Wint, 34, on Thursday around 11 p.m., about a week after authorities said the family was killed and their mansion …read more

Any Tips for Tracing an Ancestor With a Common Name?

Dear Professor Gates:

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The Problem With the Debate Over Fixing Your Man’s Plate 

The melee started, it seems, with a meme. The photo was of an innocuous scene, one that many are anticipating this Memorial Day weekend: hamburgers and hot dogs on a grill. It was the caption that set everything off.

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Flavor Flav Arrested in Vegas, Suspected of Impaired Driving

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Flavor Flav was arrested in Las Vegas early Thursday on allegations of driving under the influence, speeding, possessing less than an ounce of marijuana and having an open container of alcohol in the 2005 black BMW he was driving, authorities said.

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Cop Shoots Two Black Men He Claims Attacked Him With Skateboard

Two unarmed Black men have reportedly been shot by police early Thursday in Olympia, WA.

The men, brothers in their 20s, were identified as Andre Thompson, 24, and Bryson Chaplin, 21.

They were accused of trying to steal beer at the Olympia Safeway, then fleeing the scene. …read more

6 Baltimore Cops Indicted in Freddie Gray’s Death

A Baltimore grand jury has handed down indictments against the 6 police officers charged in the April 19th death of Freddie Gray, according to NBC News. Gray suffered a fatal spinal injury after his arrest and transport by the 6 cops. Baltimore State Attorney Marilyn Mosby announced the indictments, …read more

Prosecutor: 6 Officers Indicted in Death of Freddie Gray

BALTIMORE (AP) — The state’s attorney in Baltimore says all six officers charged in the police-custody death of Freddie Gray have been indicted by a grand jury.

State’s Attorney Marilyn Mosby made the announcement Thursday. The charges returned by the grand jury were similar to the charges Mosby announced about three …read more

Jay Z Gets An Apology From Marina Abramovic Institute

After claiming that Jay Z failed to come through as promised on a donation to her arts organization Marina Abramovic seems to have cleared things up with a formal apology from the Marina Abramovic Institute earlier …read more

Rep. Emanuel Cleaver Calls on President Obama to Tackle Rise in Black Child Suicides

After a recent shocking report revealing a near doubling in suicide rates for African-American children, Rep. Emanuel Cleaver (D-Mo.) is calling on President Barack Obama to focus on the issue.

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