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2 Corrections Officers Charged with Looting 7-Eleven During Baltimore Protests (Pictured Kendra Richard -- Baltimore PD)

2 Corrections Officers Charged with Looting 7-Eleven During Baltimore Riots

2 Corrections officers charged with looting 7-Eleven during Baltimore riots, allegedly stole Slim Jims, Tostitos. Corrections officers Tamika Cobb and Kendra Richard were charged this week with allegedly looting a downtown 7-Eleven store during Baltimore riots stemming from the police custody death of Freddie Gray. The video purportedly shows Richard leaving the […]

by · May 14, 2015 · Baltimore Protests
Police Investigating Shooting at Detroit State Sen. Virgil Smith’s Home

Police Investigating Shooting at Detroit State Sen. Virgil Smith’s Home

#BREAKING: Detroit police are investigating a shooting at state Sen. Virgil Smith’s home in the 18600 block of Wexford Street. Smith was charged with aggravated assault and malicious destruction of property. He is in police custody. He reportedly fired several shots into his girlfriend’s (formerly his ex-wife) car during an […]

by · May 10, 2015 · Black News
Greg Byrd, 2 Sons and Jackie Kulzer Killed in Small Plane Crash on I285 in Atlanta

Greg Byrd, 2 Sons and Jackie Kulzer Killed in Small Plane Crash on I285 in Atlanta

Greg Byrd, his sons, Christopher and Phillip Byrd, and Jackie Kulzer were killed in a plane crash on I285 in DeKalb County, Ga., Friday morning. The Piper Lance took off from DeKalb-Peachtree Airport for a 90-minute flight. The plane went down on the I285 bringing traffic in both directions to […]

by · May 8, 2015 · Atlanta News
Justice Department Launches Probe of Baltimore Police Department

Justice Department Launches Probe of Baltimore Police Department

DOJ launches probe of Baltimore Police Department The Justice Department has launched a probe of the Baltimore Police Department following the police custody death of Freddie Gray last month. Attorney General Loretta Lynch said, “Today the Department of Justice is opening an investigation on whether the Baltimore Police Department has […]

by · May 8, 2015 · Breaking News
Mayor Rawlings-Blake Seeks DOJ Review of Baltimore Police Department

Mayor Rawlings-Blake Seeks DOJ Review of Baltimore Police Department

Mayor Rawlings-Blake calls for DOJ review of Baltimore Police Department Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake has asked the Justice Department to conduct ‘pattern and practice’ investigation of Baltimore Police Department in the wake of Freddie Gray’s death. Rawlings-Blake also announced mandatory body camera plan that will be in use by the […]

by · May 6, 2015 · Breaking News
Damas Pakedeh, Ethiopian-Israeli Soldier Beaten by Cops, Meets with Netanyahu

Damas Pakedeh, Ethiopian-Israeli Soldier Beaten by Cops, Meets with Netanyahu

Ethiopian-Israeli soldier Damas Pakedeh beaten by cops meets with Netanyahu Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu calls for unity against racism after meeting with Ethiopian Jews. This comes after a video of Ethiopian-Israeli soldier Damas Pakedeh being beaten by Israeli soldiers in unprovoked attack. The attack sparked protests, which turned violent on […]

by · May 4, 2015 · Middle East
Clayton County GA Sheriff Victor Hill Involved in “Accidental” Shooting

Clayton County GA Sheriff Victor Hill Involved in “Accidental” Shooting

Clayton County Sheriff Victor Hill is involved in an “accidental” shooting in Gwinnett County, Ga., on Sunday. Gwinnett County Police Sgt. Brian Doan said Gwenevere McCord was shot at 2567 Britt Trail Drive in Lawrenceville. Her condition in not known at this time. Victor Hill was reelected as Clayton County’s […]

by · May 3, 2015 · Atlanta News
Floyd Mayweather Accompanied by Burger King Mascot Ahead of Boxing Match

Floyd Mayweather Accompanied by Burger King Mascot Ahead of Boxing Match

Floyd Mayweather was accompanied by the Burger King mascot and Justin Bieber as he walked down to the ring ahead of his boxing match against Manny Pacquiao. Meanwhile #Mayweather struts out with the Biebs and The King! pic.twitter.com/FyvFroWIHZ — Evan Sernoffsky (@EvanSernoffsky) May 3, 2015

by · May 3, 2015 · Sports News
Teen Rioter Allen Bullock’s Bail Higher Than Cops Charged for Freddie Gray’s Death

Teen Rioter Allen Bullock’s Bail Higher Than Cops Charged for Freddie Gray’s Death

Teen rioter Allen Bullock’s bail higher than cops charged for Freddie Gray’s death It’s preposterous that Allen Bullock’s bail is significantly higher than that of the Baltimore officers charged for Freddie Gray’s death. Bullock, 18, who was photographed smashing a police car, faces eight criminal charges, including rioting and malicious destruction […]

by · May 2, 2015 · Baltimore Protests
Alan Dershowitz: Marilyn Mosby Charged Six Baltimore Cops to “Prevent Riots”

Alan Dershowitz: Marilyn Mosby Charged Six Baltimore Cops to “Prevent Riots”

Famed attorney Alan Dershowitz railed against Baltimore State’s Attorney Marilyn Mosby filing charges against six cops for the death of Freddie Gray, saying the charges are politically motivated and “crowd control.” Dershowitz, who appeared on Newsmax, said “this is a very sad day for justice” and Mosby acted to “prevent […]

by · May 2, 2015 · Baltimore Protests