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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
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
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.
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.
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.
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
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
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
5/22/15- Our resident funny man J. Anthony Brown is back with another murdered hit!
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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
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
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.
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.
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.
“All those worrying about MY MONEY & Net worth are the exact same …read more
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
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
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
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
Dear Professor Gates:
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.
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.
Nevada Highway Patrol spokesman Loy Hixson …read more
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
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
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
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
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.