Focused On Urban Issues, Nightlife, & Kenny Smoov
There have been a lot of outrageous excuses for police officers shooting and killing unarmed black men in this country, but Tulsa Police Officer Betty Shelby‘s has to be the worst.
After killing 40-year-old Terence Crutcher last week, Shelby’s attorney Scott Wood revealed that the officer had a temporary loss of hearing during the confrontation with…Continue
Added by Demeka "Nicety" on September 30, 2016 at 11:04am — No Comments
Another David Fahrenthold exposé in the Washington Post dropped Thursday evening, which details his ongoing investigation into the secret dealings of the Trump Foundation. In this latest installment, Fahrenthold found that the Trump Foundation wasn’t registered with the New York state government requiring it to…Continue
Added by Demeka "Nicety" on September 30, 2016 at 11:01am — No Comments
North Carolina has been the scene of recent riots and protests as the public calls for accountability in the police shooting of Keith LaMont Scott. After initially fighting the release of body camera footage, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Chief Kerr Putney reluctantly allowed the public to see the shooting with their own eyes.…Continue
Added by Demeka "Nicety" on September 30, 2016 at 10:57am — No Comments
During coverage of the recent Charlotte protests CNN reporters encountered a man named Derrick Jacobs, who told them he spent more hours training to be a barber than police in his state spend to become police officers. The reporters looked into his claim and found it was valid — and that North Carolina isn’t the only state where this is the case. In…Continue
Added by Demeka "Nicety" on September 30, 2016 at 8:49am — No Comments
Mayor Megan Barry has turned to former Tennessee Titans running back Eddie George and new Metro Director of Schools Shawn Joseph to lead a new advisory committee on economic inclusion and financial decision-making.
Barry announced the panel at a Thursday…Continue
Added by Demeka "Nicety" on September 29, 2016 at 4:14pm — No Comments
Since The Arizona Republic began publication in 1890, we have never endorsed a Democrat over a Republican for president. Never. This reflects a deep philosophical appreciation for conservative ideals and Republican principles.
This year is…Continue
Added by Demeka "Nicety" on September 29, 2016 at 1:51pm — No Comments
A barefoot man wearing overalls and a gorilla mask, trying to hand out noose-wrapped bananas to Black Lives Matter demonstrators, was taken away by East Tennessee State University public safety officers Wednesday afternoon.
According to a news release…Continue
Added by Demeka "Nicety" on September 29, 2016 at 1:44pm — No Comments
Janet Jackson has that pregnancy glow!
ET was the first to report back in May that the 50-year-old singer is pregnant with her first child with husband Wissam Al Mana, and only ET has these exclusive new photos taken Tuesday afternoon, when she was spotted out and about in London with a visible baby bump. Jackson, who is rarely photographed in public,…Continue
Added by Demeka "Nicety" on September 29, 2016 at 10:47am — No Comments
Win Tickets to see Deon Cole on the show today around 11:28
After 7 talks about their new album and Intimate Event tonight at Agenda at…Continue
California cops responded to a call of a man acting “erratically” Tuesday, only for him not to “comply,” which was when they shot him several times.
Witnesses say El Cajon police then confiscated phones from citizens who recorded the incident, a claim they later denied, insisting the citizens…Continue
Added by Demeka "Nicety" on September 28, 2016 at 11:45am — No Comments
Nashville Director of Schools Shawn Joseph and his administration have taken a deeper look at ACT data, finding that the district is also not meeting the needs of students of color with who aren't low-income.
In early September, the district detailed…Continue
Added by Demeka "Nicety" on September 28, 2016 at 10:46am — No Comments
The ex-girlfriend of Kanye West and Ex-Wife of Wiz Khalifa is about to earn eight million dollars to kiss and tell.
Amber Rose is going on the road next year. Her world tour will look and sound a lot like her talk show on VH1. The Amber Rose Live Tour will have special guests, sex advice…Continue
Added by Kenny Smoov on September 28, 2016 at 7:15am — No Comments
When Mary J. Blige sat down to interview Hillary Clinton recently, she probably didn't expect to get roasted on social media.
In the clip,…Continue
Added by Kenny Smoov on September 28, 2016 at 7:00am — No Comments
LEBANON, Tenn. - Officers have asked for the public's help in finding two shoplifting suspects, one of which was holding a live snake which walking through the stores.
The two women allegedly stole multiple items from The Children's Place and Gap stores at the Lebanon Prime Outlet…Continue
Added by Kenny Smoov on September 28, 2016 at 6:51am — No Comments
Sheneka Adams caused a stir on Instagram this week after she shared tips to getting her glowing skin.
According to the model/social media star instead of buying expensive beauty creams,
This little Trick Will Have Your Skin GLOWING!
A woman can opt to slather their faces in semen to get similar results.
“Yes I use…Continue
Added by Demeka "Nicety" on September 27, 2016 at 10:30am — No Comments
Robin Thicke and Pharrell’s lawsuit with Marvin Gaye’s estate for copying a feeling will undoubtedly remain on top of the most bizarre music legal conflicts for a long time but Omarion’s latest subpoena isn’t anything easily rationalized all the same.
Added by Demeka "Nicety" on September 27, 2016 at 10:28am — No Comments
In presidential debates, there is really only one winner: Twitter. As Republican nominee Donald Trump and Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton threw punch after punch during Monday’s first presidential debate, Twitter landed the deciding blows. (Well, Twitter and the fact-checkers.) It was hard to keep up during the most-tweeted debate…Continue
Added by Demeka "Nicety" on September 27, 2016 at 9:04am — No Comments
There are still black men out here confessing their lack of desire to date black women. And all of their feelings were put on display by Iyanla Vanzant in her effort to dispel the “angry black woman” myth.
Read more it…Continue
Added by Demeka "Nicety" on September 26, 2016 at 8:52am — No Comments
*Dang, talk about throwing some ish into the game. The court-appointed attorney for Eric Garner‘s love child is insisting that Garner’s children with wife Esaw (Snipes) Garner take DNA tests to prove he is their father. Whoa. What’s going on you ask? That’s because for whatever reason his name does not appear on their birth…Continue
Added by Demeka "Nicety" on September 26, 2016 at 8:47am — No Comments
Well, it looks like the ‘Faith Evans and Stevie J dating’ rumors have been confirmed–or have they? According to AlwaysAList.com, LHHATL star, Stevie J and singer, Faith Evans, have been in an exclusive relationship for quite some time now. They also stated that the information had been known for a while, but it was decided to keep it under wraps in respect of…Continue
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