Category Archives: News

A “Day Without Immigrants” Shuts Down Businesses All Over the Nation

Many cities got a small taste of what the nation would be like without immigrant-owned businesses who shut down and refused to spend money  on a “A Day Without Immigrants” in protest of Donald Trump’s anti-immigration policies. Check it out below..

Kentucky Deputies Get Into Brawl With Eachother In Front of Inmates [VIDEO]

A video is going viral showing some Kentucky deputies getting into a brawl with eachother in front of other prisoners. Check it out below….

Chicago 9-Year-Old Jahkil Jackson Hands Out “Blessing Bags” To the Homeless Community [VIDEO]

Despite all the grim, negative news we hear about the youth of Chicago, there is always hope! Today’s “Good News of the Day” comes courtesy of 9-year-old Jahkil Jackson. He may be from the windy city, but this young man definitely has a very warm heart! Check out his touching story below….

Carlos Santana Apologizes for Saying Beyonce Is “Not a Singer” & Makes ‘Music To Model a Dress”

Legendary guitarist Carlos Santana issued an apology for saying in an interview that the reason why Adele won the Album of the Year Grammy over Beyonce was because Beyonce is “not a singer”. Check it out below and let us know what you think….

Cam’Ron Responds To Jim Jones Crying On IG Live – Talks Max B, Jay Z, Chrissy & More [VIDEO]

New York Dipset fans were tuned into Cam’Ron addressing his current beef with Jim Jones last night on IG Live like it was the Super Bowl. Cam’Ron explained at length where things went wrong with him explaining that it all originated from a prank he played on Jim involving his wifey Chrissy and how it all went downhill from there. He also addressed Jim’s beef with Max B, Tru Life, Jay Z and more. Check it out below…

Knicks Owner James Dolan Officially Bans Knick Legend Charles Oakley from Madison Square Garden

In a disrespectful move, Knicks owner Dames Dolan has officially banned Knick legend Charles Oakley from Madison Square Garden after his epic altercation with MSG security earlier this week. Check out the details below….

BET Set To Release New Miniseries Based On the Life of Nas

If you’re a fan of legendary Queensbridge rapper Nasir Jones a.k.a. Nas, then this one’s for you!

Nas and BET have announced a new miniseries on the legendary rapper’s journey from New York City’s Queensbridge projects to the Billboard charts.

Deadline reports the project is headed by Rush creator Jonathan Levine — with Nas, Anthony Saleh, Jamie Patricof and Lynette Howell expected as the executive producers. Aside from penning the script, Levine will also direct the series.

The pilot is tentatively titled Street Dreams, an hour-long series on the life of Nasir Jones, which will cover the music, family and the trials and tribulations the hip-hop legend endured as an aspiring rapper in New York City. – via vibe

An autobiography on the life of Nas is a great idea but we’re not sure BET is the network to pull it off. To keep it 100, BET movies are usually cheesy as hell so we hope they don’t screw this up! We’ll keep you posted on its release date as more details emerge.

Riots Erupt After French Police Say They “Accidentally” Sodomized Black Teen With Baton After His Pants “Slipped Down On Their Own”

America isn’t the only country with a police brutality problem. French investigators said Thursday that the police officers in Paris who sodomized a young black man with a baton did so accidentally, and that the incident does not constitute rape. Yes…they really said that. Check out the infuriating details below….

LAPD Pays $1.5 Million Settlement for Killing Unarmed Mentally Ill Black Man But Won’t Press Charges

The Los Angeles City Council approved a $1.5 million payout Wednesday to settle the 2014 police killing of Ezell Ford, an unarmed, mentally ill black man but refuse to press charges against the officers involved. Check out the details below and let us know what you think….

Jim Jones Cries Talking About Dipset Breakup & Addresses Cam’Ron Running On Him At Rucker Park

Jim Jones got emotional during his interview with Flex last night while discussing his relationship with Cam’Ron and the origins of Dipset. During one particular moment, Jim cried talking about the blood, sweat and tears he feels he put into Dipset and even mentioned that epic moment at Rucker Park that was caught on camera where Jim got jumped by Junior Mafia members back inthe day. Check it out below …

Man Charged with Raping 14-Year-Old Girl Sentenced to Abstinence Until Marriage?

SMH….What is with these judges these days giving young, white male rapists ridiculously lenient sentences? In sentencing a 19-year-old who pleaded guilty to statutory rape last week, a judge in Idaho sentenced him to government-mandated celibacy. Yes, you read that right.  Check out the details below…

50 Cent’s Son Marquise Releases His First Rap Song “Different” & Throws Shot At 50: “I Lost My Pops, He Still Alive..” [AUDIO]

50 Cent’s public dysfunctional relationship with his estranged son, Marquise Jackson, just took a musical turn. Marquise just premiered his first rap song and he even took a quick shot at his pops when he rapped, “I lost my pops, he still alive/Save this for a different song, a different time.” Check it out below and let us know what you think….

Queensbridge Projects Celebrates 1 Year of No Shootings Thanks To 6 Men a.k.a. ‘696 Queensbridge’ [VIDEO]

Queensbridge Houses, one of the nation’s largest public housing projects and the home of legendary rapper Nasir Jones, is celebrating more than one year without a shooting in what Mayor de Blasio called “a year of golden silence.” Check out this inspirational story below….

22-Year-Old Tierra Guinn with 5.0 G.P.A. Lands Job As Nasa Engineer!

Today’s “Good News of the Day” comes courtesy of a young woman by the name of Tierra Guinn who is the epitome of Black Girl Magic! Check out her inspirational story below….

Steve Harvey Blasts “Punk A** People” Who Started Petition To Remove His Radio Show & Takes Shots At D.L. Hughley [AUDIO]

Steve Harvey is still upset about the backlash he received after meeting with Donald Trump and went off on his radio show this morning blasting his critics and the people who created a petition to have his show removed. His rant may make his situation worse being that he basically said that blacks are too weak, fat and lazy to protest against him anyway. He also seemed to take some shots at fellow comedian D.L. Hughley who also criticized some of the moves his peer has been making lately. Check it out below and let us know what you think….

After 2 Weeks In Office, 40% of American Voters Say They Want To Impeach Donald Trump

After only 2 weeks into Donald Trump’s Presidency, 40% of voters already want to impeach him. That’s up from 35% of voters who wanted to impeach him a week ago! Check out the details below….

Trump Cabinet Member Omarosa Says “Anyone Who Ever Disagreed Will Have To Bow Down To President Trump”

SMH….Former ‘Apprentice’ contestant turned Donald Trump cabinet member Omarosa says that, “Every critic, every detractor, will have to bow down to President Trump”.  In an ominous tone, she also insinuated that Trump would be a vindictive President: “It’s everyone who ever doubted Donald, who ever disagreed, who ever challenged him, it is the ultimate revenge to become the most powerful man in the universe.” Check out the footage below…

Syrian American Family Who Voted for Trump Gets Deported

SMH….if this isn’t the perfect example of karma then we don’t know what is. Check out this story about a Syrian family who are currently regretting their strange decision to vote for Donald Trump…..

Mother of Queens Man Who Won $10 Set for Life Scratch-Off Lottery Thought He “Got Life” In Prison

Lol…SMH….This is funny and sad at the same damn time. A Queens man scared his mother half-to-death when he told her he won a $10 Set for Life scratch-off ticket and she thought he meant he “got life” in prison! Check out the story below…

W.O.D.S. Artist Spotlight: Bronx Rapper Haddy Racks Raps About Fighting for Custody of His Son In “My Little Man”

Bronx’s own Haddy Racks tackles an issue that doesn’t get as much shine as it should and that’s women who use their child/children as pawns to get back at their child’s father. Haddy raps about his personal experience in his fight to be a permanent fixture in his son’s life for his new music video “My Lil’ Man”. He son even co-stars in the video. Check it out below and let us know what you think..