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Baltimore Police Commissioner Anthony Batts FIRED (Photo Credit: YouTube)

Baltimore Police Commissioner Anthony Batts FIRED

#BREAKING: Baltimore Police Commissioner Anthony Batts was fired by Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake following a scathing report about the riots that erupted following the police custody death of Freddie Gray. The report found the police response to the unrest was “inadequate.” Batts will be replaced on an interim basis by Deputy […]

by · July 8, 2015 · Breaking News
Subway Pitchman Jared Fogle's Home Raided in Child Pornography Investigation (Photo Credit: Wikipedia)

Subway Pitchman Jared Fogle’s Home Raided in Child Pornography Investigation

Subway pitchman Jared Fogle’s home raided by federal authorities as part of a child pornography investigation, not clear if it’s connected to ex-foundation director Russell Taylor’s case.

by · July 7, 2015 · Breaking News
Report: Mugabe Mocks US on Gay Marriage, Offers to Propose to President Obama (Photo Credit: Wikipedia)

Report: Mugabe Mocks US on Gay Marriage, Offers to Propose to President Obama

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe mocked the U.S. on the Supreme Court recently upholding gay marriage and offered to propose to President Obama. SMH. Mugabe said, “Since President Obama endorses the same-sex marriage, advocates homosexual people and enjoys an attractive countenance, thus if it becomes necessary I shall travel to Washington DC, get […]

by · July 5, 2015 · African News
Pota Coston, Fayette County's First Ever Black Commissioner, Dies from Cancer (Photo Credit: Pota Coston)

Pota Coston, Fayette County’s First Ever Black Commissioner, Dies from Cancer

Pota Coston, the first-ever black commissioner for Fayette County, Ga., lost her battle to breast cancer on Friday. She was 57. Coston was diagnosed in January, the same month she was sworn in as commissioner for Fayette County’s District 5. She was moved to hospice care on Tuesday after being […]

by · July 4, 2015 · Black News
Bishop T.D. Jakes on SCOTUS Gay Marriage Ruling:  "We Shouldn't Lose Our Minds" (Photo Credit: Instagram via @BishopJakes)

Bishop T.D. Jakes on SCOTUS Gay Marriage Ruling: “We Shouldn’t Lose Our Minds”

Bishop T. D. Jakes weighed in on SCOTUS upholding gay marriage saying, “We shouldn’t lose our minds over the world being the world.” Christian Post:  “I’m not really as concerned about this as a lot of people are,” said Jakes during service on Sunday, according to a video excerpt of […]

by · July 4, 2015 · Religious News
DISGRACEFUL:  Jamaica's Public Hospitals are Death Traps for the Poor [Pictured: Cornwall Regional Hospital] (Photo Credit: Facebook)

DISGRACEFUL: Jamaica’s Public Hospitals are Death Traps for the Poor

(OPINION) — The schism between the rich and the poor in Jamaica is fast becoming comparable to Haiti. It’s a sad commentary that the public health system is broken beyond words. I had always heard about the deplorable conditions at hospitals such as Cornwall Regional Hospital, but experienced it firsthand […]

by · July 4, 2015 · Caribbean News
Trevor Wynter, Son Found Shot to Death in Savanna-la-Mar (Photo Credit:  Savanna-la-Mar Courthouse, Police Station/Wikipedia)

Trevor Wynter, Son Found Shot to Death in Savanna-la-Mar

SHOCK:  A father and son were killed in a double homicide in Savanna-La-Mar, Jamaica. The body of Trevor Wynter, 62, who was a supporter of Westmoreland’s Reno Football Club, was found riddled with bullets in his bed. Wynter’s son, Jahboukie Wynter, 19, was found dead from apparent gunshot wounds a […]

by · July 2, 2015 · Caribbean News
Macy’s Cuts Ties with Donald Trump Over Racist Mexican Comments

Macy’s Cuts Ties with Donald Trump Over Racist Mexican Comments

Macy’s cuts ties with GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump over racist Mexican comments. Retail giant Macy’s has announced that it is cutting ties with GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump over racist comments he made about Mexican immigrants during his campaign launch speech. Macy’s statement on Donald Trump: “Macy’s is a […]

by · July 1, 2015 · Breaking News
Cheryl Burke Pulls Out as Co-Host of Miss USA Following Donald Trump's Mexican Comments (Photo Credit: Wikipedia)

Cheryl Burke Pulls Out as Miss USA Co-Host Following Donald Trump’s Mexican Comments

Thomas Roberts, Burke’s co-host for the pageant, has also stepped down, Donald Trump files $500 million lawsuit against Univision. Former “Dancing with the Stars” dancer Cheryl Burke has pulled out as co-host of Miss USA pageant as the fallout continues over GOP presidential hopeful Donald Trump’s racist comments about Mexicans. […]

by · June 30, 2015 · Breaking News
Aruban Mitch Henriquez Dies After Brutal Beating by Dutch Police Following Arrest

Aruban Mitch Henriquez Dies After Brutal Beating by Dutch Police Following Arrest

Protests turned violent in The Hague as about 200 demonstrated over the police custody death of Aruba resident Mitch Henriquez, 42, who was arrested at a music festival. Dutch prosecutors have launched an inquiry into Henriquez’s death. Videos show him being pinned to the ground by five white Dutch police […]

by · June 29, 2015 · Caribbean News