Category Archives: News

R.I.P. Prodigy from Mobb Deep Passes Away At 42

Some sad news to report today as it has been confirmed that legendary  rapper Albert Johnson a.k.a. Prodigy from Mobb Deep passed away today. Check out the details below…

*Update: Cop Who Shot Philando Castile On FB Live Found Not Guilty

SMH….Here we go again! A Minnesota jury has found a Twin Cities cop not guilty on all counts for the fatal shooting of Philando Castile, captured on Facebook Live last summer. Check out the details below….

*UPDATE: Former Cop Who Was Fired For NOT Shooting 21-Year-Old Father Files Lawsuit Against City

Last year, we told you about a former West Virginia police officer who witnessed the fatal police shooting of a young black man saying he was fired for not shooting the man himself. Well, he has now filed a federal lawsuit which revealed even more disturbing details of that tragic day. Check out the details below…

8-Year-Old Boy Commits Suicide 2 Days After Being Beat Unconscious By School Bullies

SMH….This bullying/suicide trend with the youth in our society is out of control. Surveillance video shows bullies at a Cincinnati elementary school brutally attacking an unconscious 8-year-old boy, who would take his own life two days later. What makes this even worse is that school officials never even told the parents that their child was beaten to a pulp which would’ve probably saved his life. Check out the details of this alarming story below…

White Cop Sues Police Chief for Racism After Finding Out He’s 18% Black On Ancestry Website?

Lol….you cannot make this stuff up folks! A Hastings police sergeant is suing his city, the police chief and a few others after claiming that he has been subjected to racial taunts within the department after he took a genetic test through Ancestry.com that showed he was 18 percent black. Yes…he’s really doing this. Check out the rest of this crazy story below…

Nicki Minaj & Nas Spark Dating Rumors

Wordondastreet is that Nicki Minaj and Queensbridge’s own Nasir Jones may be dating! Pre-Meek Mill, Nicki and Nas dating rumors first started back when she chose him to be her leading man in her “Right By My Side” video [see below]. The two shared an onscreen kiss that had people speculating but she was already in a relationship with her now-ex Safaree Samuels so people let it slide. But now that Nicki is posting pictures looking boo’d up with the legendary rapper and even wearing his chain, the rumor mill is in a frenzy! Check out a few of the pics that have people talking below and let us know what you think…

Charles Barkley Calls Mother of Police Shooting Victim “Ugly” After She Blasts Him for Defending Corrupt Cops In Baltimore[VIDEO]

Whose bright idea was it to give former NBA baller Charles Barkley a.k.a. Mr. Foot In His Mouth a show about race and politics? The basketball Hall of Famer and TNT analyst will debut “The Race Card” on the network in 2017, a show revolving around racism in America. During one particularly tense segment, the ever-clueless commentator managed to offend the mother of a teen who was killed by police and made things worse by implying that she was “ugly” after she gave him a piece of her mind! Everything went downhill after that…..SMH. Check out the details and some of the footage below…

Dr. Samuel Achilefu Invents Goggles That See Cancerous Cells & Is Now Working On A Light Therapy To Kill Them

Cancer causes 8.2 million deaths a year but a Nigerian doctor by the name of Samuel Achilefu is making great strides in bringing that astronomical number down. Check out the details below….

Former Queens Gang Member & Ex-Convict Set To Graduate from Columbia University: “I Don’t Want My Past To Define Me”

 Today’s “Good News of the Day” comes courtesy of a young man by the name of Richard Gamarra. After seven years behind bars for assault and weapon convictions, the 28-year-old former Latin King gangbanger managed to turn his life around and will be graduating with a master’s degree from Columbia University’s renowned Mailman School of Public Health May ’17! Check out his inspirational story below….

Funk Flex Claims Tupac Shot Himself During 1994 Quad Studio Shooting: “He Panicked, Pulled Out the Steel, Shot Himself.” [VIDEO]

SMH….Hot 97’s Funk Flex is, once again, talking about Hip Hop legend Tupac Shakur in a derogatory manner AFTER his death. Flex posted an Instagram Live video where he made the claim that Tupac pulled a “Cheddar Bob”, a character from Eminem’s 8 Mile movie, and shot himself during his infamous 1994 shooting/robbery that left him with 5 bullet wounds. Check it out below…

Drug Dealers Posing As Uber Drivers Arrested In the Bronx

It was only a matter of time before this became a thing in NYC. Two brothers from the Bronx were just caught running a drug ring that was using Uber driver to deliver the goods! Check out the details below…

Former NBA Player Ray Allen’s Passion for Teaching About the Holocaust Gets Him Sworn Into the U.S. Holocaust Museum Council?

Who knew former NBA star Ray Allen has more passion for teaching others about the Holocaust than most Jewish people? The 10-time All-Star was even sworn into the Board of Directors for the Holocaust Memorial Museum for his dedication to the cause! Check out the details below and let us know what you think….

Colin Kaepernick Gives Out Custom-Made Suits At Parole Office In Jamaica, Queens To Help Ex-Cons Return To the Workforce

Today’s “Good News of the Day” comes courtesy of one of our favorite athletes, Colin Kaepernick! Even though the former San Francisco 49er is out of a job himself right now, he still took time to help out those less fortunate than him who, due to their criminal records, need all the help they can get in re-entering the workforce. Check out his inspirational story below…

Texas Police Now Admit 15-Year-Old Jordan Edwards Killed By Cop Was Not Driving In An “Aggressive Manner” After Video Is Released

SMDH….Situations like this are why many people do not trust the police. As family and friends mourned the death of a 15-year-old boy shot in the head by a police officer in a Dallas suburb over the weekend, the police chief said Monday that new evidence showed the killing did not unfold the way the authorities had originally claimed. Check out the details below….

14-Year-Old Cello Prodigy Ifetayo Ali-Landing Wins 2017 National Music Competition [VIDEO]

 In today’s “Good News of the Day”, we have the story of an amazing young lady by the name of Ifetayo Ali-Landing doing big things in the world of classical music. Check out the details below…

San Diego Man Opens Fire On 7 Black & Hispanics At Pool Party, Cops “Don’t Think Race Played a Factor”? [VIDEO]

This incident has us scratching our heads over how this isn’t considered a hate crime or terrorism at the least? A white male reportedly depressed over a recent breakup calmly shot up a pool party that just happened to be filled with Black and Hispanic kids, killing one and injuring 6 others, but police have somehow already decided that the fact that all of his victims were minorities was just a coincidence….SMH. Check out actual footage of the incident below and let us know what you think….

Southside Crip Dying of Cancer Claims To Have Been In Car With Gunman Who Killed Tupac [VIDEO]

A Southside Crip by the name of Keefe D recently explained in a new interview that he was dying of cancer and wanted to get the answer a major hip hop unsolved mystery off of his chest. Check it out below and let us know what you think….

Ohio Teen Couple Commits Suicide Days Apart After Leaving Videos [VIDEO]

SMDH….An 18-yr-old college freshman by the name of Mercedes Smith and her boyfriend, 17-yr-old Markeice Brown both committed suicide less than a day or so apart from eachother. On April 20th, Mercedes was found in her dorm room unresponsive and was said to have been suffering from depression. Friends say Smith’s friends blamed Markeice for her death and he just couldn’t take it…making a video showing his pain just before he also committed suicide. Check out the tragic details below…

The Real Story of How “420” a.k.a. April 20th Got Its Name

We’ve all seen, heard or even used the popular term “420” used to represent any and all things marijuana-related but where exactly did it originally come from? The long-held belief was that “420” started as a police code for Marijuana Smoking In Progress but that isn’t the case! Check out the details to the real story below…

Bill O’Reilly Set To Receive “A Staggering Amount” of Money After Being Fired From Fox News

Many rejoiced after Fox News announced that they were finally axing controversial “O’Reilly Factor” host Bill O’Reilly amid numerous sexual harassment allegations but while we won’t have to deal with obnoxious bigot’s on-air personality anymore, he will be leaving with “a staggering amount” in his high-profile exit. Check out the details below…