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POLICE PEPPER SPRAY WAKE COUNTY TEEN INSIDE HIS HOME AFTER HE’S MISTAKEN FOR BURGLAR

FUQUAY-VARINA, N.C. (WTVD) — The parents of a Wake County high school student are outraged that police pepper-sprayed him inside their home after a neighbor mistook him for an intruder. It happened Monday …

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Inmate reports threats by guard, turns up dead

Latandra Ellington had weathered some of Lowell Correctional Institution’s harshest and most primitive realities, and was just seven months shy of freedom — and being reunited with her four young children. But on …

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Missouri Police Plan For Possible Riots If Darren Wilson Not Charged

FERGUSON, MISSOURI, Oct 7 (Reuters) – Missouri authorities are drawing up contingency plans and seeking intelligence from U.S. police departments on out-of-state agitators, fearing that fresh riots could erupt if …

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Michelle Obama Graces Redbook Cover, Makes Striking Statement About Unemployed Female Vets

Michelle Obama will grace Redbook’s November cover, but her most striking pose is the centerfold image. In it, the first lady embraces five female veterans who are struggling to find work. The women’s magazine is …

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Why Was This 10-Year-Old Boy Tackled By Police?

As exhausting as it is to write about the continued mistreatment of Black people — male, female, adult, and youth alike — and as tiresome as it must be to continue to read about it, let us never forget that it is …

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Ted Williams: ‘Golden Voice’ is clean and sober, but struggling to pay the bills

For Ted Williams, the homeless man with the golden voice, every outing turns into a public-relations event. On a recent visit to a soup kitchen, several people who are in recovery from alcohol and drug abuse shared …

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Family of Missing Arkansas Woman Believe Domestic Violence Played Role In Disapperance

Patrice Smith Case Type: Endangered Date of Birth: Nov. 16, 1983 Missing Date: March 24, 2012 Age Now: 30 Missing City: Little Rock Missing State: Arkansas Gender: Female Race: Black Complexion: Light Height: 5’3″ …

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These 6 black men have 87 children with 50 different women

Most of the highest-rated shows for Iyanla Vanzant’s “Fix My Life” are shows about the baby mama problem in the black community.  She recently pushed this cash cow for the network even further by …

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NYPD Officer Hits Unarmed Teen in the Face With His Gun

BROOKLYN — Two NYPD officers are under criminal investigation after punching and using a gun to bash a 16-year-old suspect in the face despite the teen raising his hands to surrender, according to a video obtained by …

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This Sculptor Is Using Trash To Inspire One Of Pittsburgh’s Toughest Neighborhoods To Make Art

In an abandoned house in Pittsburgh, kids gather after school to turn the day’s frustrations and joys into artwork. They call the space the Art House, and they owe its existence to a woman named Vanessa L. German. …

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