Rapper Donny Arcade tells aspiring artists to be ‘fearless’

Donny Arcade, a rapper, filmmaker and producer from Cleveland, recently discussed what has contributed to his success in the music industry, things he has learned over the years, and shares his advice for aspiring musicians dreaming of doing more. When did you realize you wanted to be a rapper? When I saw Bone Thugs n Harmony […]

Glenn Davis brings ‘King James’ to life at Steppenwolf Theater

LeBron “King” James’ reign in Cleveland brought promise, prosperity and renewal to a metropolitan city that desperately needed all three. King James explores the star player’s impact on Cleveland, from his rookie season to the city’s historic championship, and the lives of two unlikely friends whose explosive relationship is best navigated through their shared love […]

Michael Jordan gets handsy with Mary J. Blige (video)

Michael Jordan has long cemented his reputation as a ruthless competitor, ornery personality and person who was mostly aloof toward fans. But he seemed very friendly on Sunday, Feb. 20, 2022, in Cleveland. A video from the NBA All-Star Game in Cleveland on Sunday has gone viral as it seemingly shows NBA legend Michael Jordan […]

Baltimore Ravens’ linebacker Malik Harrison struck by bullet

Baltimore Ravens linebacker Malik Harrison is recovering after being shot by a stray bullet on Halloween in Cleveland. Harrison, 23, suffered non-life-threatening injuries when he was struck in his calf by an unknown gunman while attending a gathering, the team told the media on Monday, Nov. 1, 2021. After Harrison was treated at a local […]

DJ Chevi Red building her brand, 1 set at a time

In only three years, DJ Chevi Red taught herself how to move a crowd and has been turning heads ever since. A flavorful blend of Black and Puerto Rican descent, her music mixes are as balanced and stunning as she is. She shared with us her desire to create her own lane and more in […]

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony canceled

The 2020 Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame induction ceremony has been canceled due to COVID-19. In its place, HBO is broadcasting a pre-recorded special on November 7 to celebrate this year’s honorees. The ceremony was originally due to be held on May 2, before being pushed back to November and being pulled altogether. The […]

Whitney Houston, other stars among 2020 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame nominees

The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame could gain two more angels when the annual ceremony returns to the city of Cleveland on May 2, 2020. On Tuesday morning it was announced that deceased all-time greats, Whitney Houston and the Notorious B.I.G. are among the nominees for the prestigious distinction. Eligibility is unsurprisingly determined by […]

Gymnastics great Simone Biles comments on brother’s triple murder charge

Olympics and gymnastics megastar Simone Biles has broken her silence regarding her brother, who has been charged in the murder of three men and injuring two others on New Year’s Day in Cleveland. Biles, whose family is from nearby Columbus, Ohio, issued a statement regarding brother Tevin Biles-Thomas. A serviceman in the U.S. Army in […]

Gymnastics legend Simone Biles’ brother charged with killing 3

The brother of gymnastics icon Simone Biles has been arrested and charged with multiple counts of murder and manslaughter in the shooting deaths of three people during a New Year’s Eve house party in Cleveland. Tevin Biles-Thomas, 24, a soldier in the U.S. Army, was apprehended at Fort Stewart in Georgia, which is located just […]

Grandson murders mom of Cleveland serial killer, stabs sleeping children

The mother of Cleveland, Ohio, convicted serial killer, Michael Madison, is dead and her grandson has been charged with the crime. Jalen Plummer, 18, was charged on Monday, June 24, 2019, with aggravated murder of his grandmother and felonious assault against his sister, brother, and cousin. According to FOX 8 News, it was a bloody […]

Jail guards charged after brutal assault on restrained inmate (video)

Two Ohio jail guards are now prisoners after a brutal assault was captured on CCTV. The incident occurred at the Cuyahoga County Jail in Cleveland, Ohio and shows inmate Terrance Debose, 47, fully restrained in a chair at the facility. Corrections Cpl. Nicholas Evan is in the room with Debose and is seen inexplicably turning off […]

Cleveland bank calls cops because Black man’s paycheck was too big

When Paul McCowns went to the Huntington Bank in Cleveland to cash his first paycheck from a new job, he was feeling great. That quickly changed after he presented all the needed forms of ID, and the bank would not cash his check. To add insult to injury, police were waiting outside to arrest him. Apparently, […]

Cleveland boy, 11, leads police on high speed chase for second time (video)

Back in October, a 10-year-old Cleveland, Ohio, boy made national news after he led police on a high speed chase. The unidentified minor was bored while waiting for a ride to school and decided to take his mom’s boyfriend’s car. He led police on a 45-mile chase with speeds reaching 100 mph. Well that same […]

Ex-Cleveland cop who shot and killed Tamir Rice has been hired again

The same police officer who was deemed “unfit for duty” after he shot and killed 12-year-old Tamir Rice in Cleveland in 2014 has just been hired by another police department in the same state. Timothy Loehmann, now the infamous former Cleveland cop, was picked up by the small village of Bellaire, Ohio. Bellaire’s police chief Richard […]

Another year, another NBA Finals rematch: Will the Cavs prevail this time?

For the fourth consecutive year, the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Golden State Warriors are competing for the NBA championship. The Warriors have won two out of the previous three matchups, and several are predicting them to win again in 2018, especially after the Cavaliers’ demise in Game 1. During Game 2, Steph Curry broke Ray Allen’s […]

Cleveland on edge as off-duty cop shoots unarmed Black male (911 audio)

A Cleveland, Ohio community is grieving and asking questions about the deadly shooting that claimed the life of Thomas Yatsko, 21, this past weekend. According to Cleveland.com, Yatsko was shot on Saturday, Jan. 13, but his immediate family was unaware of his death until hearing local news reports about the shooting this past Tuesday. Yatsko […]

Xerox Visuals directs videos for some of the hottest rappers in the industry

Cleveland video director Xerox Visuals is passionate about his craft. While in college, he found his niche in video directing and has carried that momentum onto sets with artists such as Tee Grizzley, Lil Uzi Vert, and Rae Sremmurd. Check out our conversation. How did you get your start in video editing? I switched my […]

Watch as 10-year-old boy in Cleveland leads police on high-speed chase

A 10-year-old Cleveland, Ohio boy is in the news after he stole a car and led police on a chase that reached speeds of 100 mph down a busy highway. The unidentified minor was bored while waiting for a ride to school and decided to take the car of his mom’s boyfriend. His mother took […]

Mother stabs boyfriend 6 times, finds him naked on her 12-year-old daughter

A woman in Cleveland allegedly took matters into her own hands to protect her daughter from a sex predator. The sex predator happened to be the woman’s boyfriend. According to Cleveland.com, the incident happened in the city’s Stockyards neighborhood. The woman told police she was heading to bed when she saw her 31-year-old boyfriend with […]