Man Acquitted After Spending 24 Years In Jail Sues the NYPD for $24 Million

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*Update: Bobby Shmurda Transferred To Protective Custody

“Hot Ni**a” rapper Bobby Shmurda is still locked up and More »


Shots Fired! 50 Cent Calls “Empire” Glee with Hip Hop [VIDEO]

50 Cent has already voiced his displeasure with FOX’s hit More »


3-Year-Old Brooklyn Boy Found Beaten To Death By Babysitting Aunt

Some sad news to report as a 3-year-old boy found More »


Rumors Confirmed? Jada Pinkett-Smith Admits That She Enjoys Seeing Will Get It On With Other Women On-Screen

Will Smith and Jada Pinkett have been hounded by rumors More »

Man Acquitted After Spending 24 Years In Jail Sues the NYPD for $24 Million


SMDH…a man who spent 24 years in prison before being retried and acquitted in a 1989 New York City killing is suing police, saying detectives mishandled the investigation. Check out the details below…

*Update: Bobby Shmurda Transferred To Protective Custody


“Hot Ni**a” rapper Bobby Shmurda is still locked up and it looks like the authorities are trying to make sure he doesn’t get hurt by fellow inmates while behind bars. Bobby has been transferred from Rikers Island to a facility in lower Manhattan. Check out the details below…

Shots Fired! 50 Cent Calls “Empire” Glee with Hip Hop [VIDEO]


50 Cent has already voiced his displeasure with FOX’s hit show “Empire” claiming that it was a direct rip-off of his show “Power” [click here if you missed it]. 50 recently sat down with MTV and when asked about “Empire” again he said that he thinks of the FOX show as “Glee with a little Hip-Hop.” Check it out below…

3-Year-Old Brooklyn Boy Found Beaten To Death By Babysitting Aunt


Some sad news to report as a 3-year-old boy found dead in his Brooklyn home Wednesday with apparent belt marks and bruises on his tiny body was allegedly beaten to death by his aunt. Check out the details below….

Rumors Confirmed? Jada Pinkett-Smith Admits That She Enjoys Seeing Will Get It On With Other Women On-Screen


Will Smith and Jada Pinkett have been hounded by rumors that they are full-fledged swingers for years now and it looks like Jada might have just confirmed those rumors! Check out what she said during an interview with Extra at the premiere of Will’s new movie “Focus” about how she enjoys watching Will’s sex scenes with other women…

10-Year-Old Math Prodigy Esther Okade Accepted To University & She Doesn’t Even Go To School! [VIDEO]


In today’s “Good News of the Day” we have the story of a very intelligent girl by the name of Esther Okade from England who has accomplished quite a feat. You see even though Eshter has been home-schooled by her mother, she has been accepted to a university math degree program at the tender age of 10! What makes this story even more amazing is that her 6-year-old brother is right behind her! Check out this amazing story below…

Malcolm X’s Daughter Explains Why Her Father Wouldn’t Approve of “Black Lives Matter” & “Hands Up Don’t Shoot” [VIDEO]


Malcolm X’s daughter Ilyasah Shabazz gave an intriguing explanation as to why her father would not have approved of certain aspects of the “#BlackLivesMatter” and “Hands Up Don’t Shoot” movements which sprung up in response to the race of police shootings of unarmed black men. Check it out below and let us know what you think…

Terrance Howard On Taraji P. Henson: “She Was the Only One That Didn’t Want To Sleep With Me”


SMH….this guy Terrance Howard is one of a kind! Both Taraji P. Henson and Terrence Howard landed the cover of Entertainment Weekly and they both spoke about how their long history led up to the empire that is “Empire.” When asked about his amazing chemistry with Taraji, Terrance says its because Taraji was the only one that didn’t want to sleep with him!? Check it out below…

Solange Defends Zendaya’s Hairstyle & Says ‘Fashion Police’ Dissed Her Natural Hairstyle Too


So making fun of black women for wearing their hair natural seems to be a normal occurrence on E!’s “Fashion Police” show, huh? Solange Knowles is one of the many celebrities who have spoken out in support of 18-year-old actress Zendaya Coleman after E!’s “Fashion Police” host Giuliana Rancic made what many believe to be a racist remark about her faux dreadlocks [click here if you missed it]. After apologizing for saying that Zendaya’s dreads looked like they smelled like patchouli & weed, Solange retweeted an article from her website defending Zendaya. She also retweeted a fan calling out Rancic for previously dissing Solange’s head full of natural hair in the past. Check it out below…

Shots Fired! Drake Disses Chris Brown On Stage [VIDEO]


Drake and Chris Brown’s beef doesn’t seem to by dying down anytime soon. Drake decided to respond to Chris dissing him during his interview on The Breakfast Club the other day [click here if you missed it] when he called him a “corny singing rapper”among many other things. Check out what Drake had to say below…

Zendaya Coleman Claps Back At Guiliana Rancic for Saying Her Dreads “Smell Like Patchouli & Weed”

Giuliana Rancic is feeling the wrath of “black Twitter” after saying what many are calling racist remarks about 18-year-old singer/actress Zendaya during last night’s Fashion Police Oscar recap on E! While critiquing Zendaya’s Oscar red carpet look, Rancic commented on Zendaya’s choice to wear her hair in dreadlocks saying, “I feel like she smells like patchouli oil or maybe weed.” Ironically enough, when Kardashian sister Kylie Jenner wore the exact same hairstyle, Rancic called it “edgy” when the only difference between the two was the skin tone of the person wearing it. Check out Zendaya’s response to Rancic’s diss below….

Al Sharpton & Comcast Being Sued for $20 Million for Discriminating Against Black-Owned Media?


Here’s what you would call a strange twist in Rev. Al Sharpton’s legacy: for the first time in his career, the guy who is known for protesting against discrimination against African Americans is actually being sued for discriminating against African Americans?! According to this lawsuit, Al was allegedly paid off to help facilitate Comcast’s discriminatory practices against black-owned media. Check out this story below…

LOL…Common Leaves Oprah Hanging Trying To Give Him a High-Five At the Oscars [VIDEO]


There is some hilarious video footage circulating the ‘net of Common leaving Oprah hanging while trying to give him a high-five at the Oscars last night. You might remember that Oprah had Common on as a guest when she was on her anti-Hip Hop campaign on her show several years ago. Many wondered why Common was even a part of her show criticizing Hip Hop when he’s known for making a more positive type of Hip Hop with substance but Oprah didn’t seem to care back then…all rappers were bad according to the big O’. All of which makes this snub, whether it was purposefully done or not, even more hilarious! Check it out below…

Minister Farrakhan Blasts Rudy Giuliani for His Comments About Obama: “You Privileged Devil!”


Minister Farrakhan gave a fiery speech criticizing former Mayor Rudy Giuliani for his recent comments about Pres. Obama not loving America [click here if you missed it]. During a Feb. 18, 2015 gathering of “elite conservative” figures, the former New York mayor said, “I do not believe that the president loves America.” “He doesn’t love you. And he doesn’t love me. He wasn’t brought up the way you were brought up and I was brought up, through love of this country.” Giuliani doubled down on his comments after receiving backlash for them by saying that “Obama had a white mother, so I’m not racist”. Check out what Minister Farrakhan had to say about Giuliani below…

Chris Brown On The Breakfast Club Talks Drake Being Corny, Rihanna, Group Sex with Karrueche & Much More


Chris Brown has definitely been one lately in his interviews lately? Check out this interview he gave The Breakfast Club this morning where he talks about Drake being corny, group sex with his girlfriend Karrueche, Rihanna, The Dream being jealous of him and much more…..

Officer of the Year Pleads Guilty To Raping 20 Undocumented Immigrant Men


SMDH…just when you thought you heard it all in regard to out-of-control cops abusing their authority, you hear something like this! A group of approximately 20 undocumented immigrants alleged that Bleiweiss, harassed them, molested them during pat-downs, and threatened them with deportation if they refused to perform sex acts. Jonathan Bleiweiss, 34, pleaded guilty to an array of charges last week, admitting to 14 counts of armed false imprisonment, 15 counts of battery and four counts of stalking. But get this…this “officer of the law” somehow magically avoided all of the charges with “sex” in them?! Check out the details below…

Mother & Son Both Facing Armed Robbery Charges?! [VIDEO]


SMDH….like mother, like son! Check out this crazy story below of this mother and son crime duo…

What If Malcolm Was Still Alive? Tribute To Malcolm X On 50-Year-Anniversary of His Assassination


They sure don’t make ‘em like they used to! Being that today marks the 50th anniversary of civil rights icon Malcolm X’s passing, we felt it was only right to post this tribute piece to him which questions what might have happened had Malcolm never been assassinated. Check it out below…

Jay Z’s First Time Rapping On TV & They Don’t Even Say His Name [VIDEO]


Jay Z sure has come a long way! Check out this throwback footage of BET’s “Rap City” which has been dug up with Jay Z alongside Big Daddy Kane. It’s from 1990, and is reportedly his first appearance on TV. Jay Z was so unknown at the time that the interviewer didn’t even know his name! Check it out below…

Shots Fired! Chris Brown Disses Drake, Talks Amber Rose Beef & Kanye Blowing Tyga Up [VIDEO]


Chris Brown and Tyga gave a pretty messy interview on Hot 97 yesterday! Chris was nice off of that Hennesy and made a few eyebrow raising statements. When asked about Drake, Chris claimed that his beef with Drake made Drake famous and he “revived” Drake’s career.” He also mockingly imitated Drake to go along with the shots he was firing. Chris also spoke about Kanye dissing his girl in Big Sean’s new song [click here if you missed it] and implied that what Kanye said was true because Karrueche wouldn’t be able to find anyone better than him. Tyga spoke about Kanye slipping up at the Breakfast Club by admitting that he and Kylie Jenner were in love [editor’s note: The Breakfast Club later deleted that statement before airing it]. Check out their messy, under-the-influence interview below…