Tag: Local

WATCH: Rapper Freddie Gibbs Jumped In Midst Of Restaurant Brawl In Buffalo

Things haven’t been looking too good as of late in the city of Buffalo, New York, particularly following a racially motivated mass shooting over the weekend at the Tops supermarket on Jefferson Ave. However, it also looks like Gary, Indiana emcee Freddie Gibbs is… Continue Reading “WATCH: Rapper Freddie Gibbs Jumped In Midst Of Restaurant Brawl In Buffalo”

Texas Manhunt Underway For Convicted Murderer That Escaped By Stabbing Prison Bus Driver

The world is filled with two types of people: those that want to do good by their fellow neighbor and those who show no remorse and care solely about themselves. The latter group usually ends up leading a life of crime, and in worse… Continue Reading “Texas Manhunt Underway For Convicted Murderer That Escaped By Stabbing Prison Bus Driver”

White Michigan Councilwoman Gets Backlash For Referring To Black Colleague As “Ghetto”

Even though some words aren’t defined as racial epithets per se, you can still find yourself in serious trouble for using them in the wrong context or if said by the wrong person. Calling someone “ghetto” can be troubling regardless of the mouth it’s… Continue Reading “White Michigan Councilwoman Gets Backlash For Referring To Black Colleague As “Ghetto””

Black Man Wrongfully Imprisoned For 7 Years Gets $7.5 Million Settlement From State Of Indiana

Wrongful convictions have become a surprising norm as of late, which only feels bittersweet at best when the person is finally exonerated. Of course, settlement money is a pretty nice start on the road to making things right. Keith Cooper of Chicago is the… Continue Reading “Black Man Wrongfully Imprisoned For 7 Years Gets $7.5 Million Settlement From State Of Indiana”

Lil Durk Launches Career Readiness Program For South Side Chicago Youth

Hip-hop can get a bad rep at times, especially when people choose to focus on the violence and misogyny that a handful of emcees tend to spew out on their songs. However, there’s also a lot of positive influence associated with the art form… Continue Reading “Lil Durk Launches Career Readiness Program For South Side Chicago Youth”

Woman Killed By The Father Of Her Late Baby After Admitting To Dumping Newborn’s Dead Body In The Trash

Some news stories come with a bone-chilling aftereffect that can even be hard to simply write and report on. Sadly, a recent case out of Washington, D.C. proved to be just that as the details are unbearably heartbreaking. Be warned, as the story below… Continue Reading “Woman Killed By The Father Of Her Late Baby After Admitting To Dumping Newborn’s Dead Body In The Trash”

White Man Gets Hate Crime Charges For Leaving Nooses & Racist Notes Around Michigan

The catch when it comes to being a racist is that, well, you can’t really be one without physically exhibiting some sort of racial intolerance. Of course by doing so, you’re also risking universal public scrutiny, career-ending backlash and in many cases legal repercussions … Continue Reading “White Man Gets Hate Crime Charges For Leaving Nooses & Racist Notes Around Michigan”

NAACP Calls On Department Of Justice To Investigate $94 Million Welfare Fraud In Mississippi

Fraud is committed on a variety of levels, with many lawbreakers choosing the act of underreporting and/or falsifying income in order to benefit from government assistance as their preferred choice of scamming. The NAACP is focusing on welfare fraud in Mississippi specifically that caused… Continue Reading “NAACP Calls On Department Of Justice To Investigate $94 Million Welfare Fraud In Mississippi”

Atlanta Rapper Cash Out Indicted On Rape, Sex Trafficking & Luring Women Into Prostitution

The rising rate of women being coerced into sex trafficking has become a major issue across the globe, but the problem has been peaking especially over in Atlanta. Georgia-bred rapper Cash Out has unfortunately been accused of being a ringleader in making ATL a… Continue Reading “Atlanta Rapper Cash Out Indicted On Rape, Sex Trafficking & Luring Women Into Prostitution”

Stockton Police Officer Kills California Black Woman After Firing 30 Shots At Her Car

Police brutality and excessive force are two of the biggest issues the Black community face regularly across the world. Sadly, a 54-year-old Black woman in California was the latest victim to prove that theory as fact after she was gunned down by a Stockton… Continue Reading “Stockton Police Officer Kills California Black Woman After Firing 30 Shots At Her Car”