Black man fatally shot by White officer during attempted arrest (video)

A 20-year-old Black man is dead after he was fatally shot on Aug. 30 by a Columbus, Ohio, police officer who was attempting to serve a warrant on him. The victim was identified as Donovan Lewis. Body camera footage showed that Lewis was unarmed and sitting in bed next to what may have been a vape […]

LeBron James regrets he ‘fueled the wrong conversation’ about Ma’Khia Bryant

LeBron James regrets posting a tweet on the day a White police officer shot and killed 16-year-old Ma’Khia Bryant in Columbus, Ohio, because he believes his words were deliberately misinterpreted by his detractors and did not fuel the dialogue he wanted. The Los Angeles Lakers superstar took to Twitter to explain to his 50 million […]

LeBron blasted for demanding ‘accountability’ after Ohio cop kills Black girl

LeBron James deleted a Twitter post calling for police “accountability” in the shooting death of a teenage girl in Columbus, Ohio, after he was accused of inciting violence against the cop. On Wednesday, April 21, 2021, King James posted a tweet of the Columbus cop who shot and killed teenager Ma’Khia Bryant on Tuesday with […]

Entrepreneurial maverick McDonald’s owner Gale Hill says be authentic and agile

Gale Hill is president of AJH Inc. and owner of four McDonald’s franchises in Columbus, Ohio. She is the consummate entrepreneur, having used her extensive experience in driving results through marketing strategies to build her businesses. She oversees all facets of running her businesses and has led her franchises through survival, turnaround and growth modes. […]

Investigation launched after viral video shows cop punching Black dad (video)

Once again law enforcement has been caught on tape allegedly brutalizing Black citizens, this time in Columbus, Ohio. A video was shared on social media that shows a group of Black residents being terrorized, and in at least one instance, assaulted by a well-known Black cop. According to the Columbus Police Department, officers were responding […]

Diddy, DJ Khaled, Kandi Burruss, Usher and more attend funeral for Kim Porter

More than 2,500 family members and friends paid their final respects to Kim Porter during her homegoing service on Saturday, Nov. 24, 2018, at Cascade Hills Church in Columbus, Georgia. The service was officiated by Bishop Noel Jones, who also delivered the eulogy. Sean “Diddy” Combs, the father of three of Porter’s children, arrived shortly after 11 […]

Disturbing charge added to Atlanta Falcons reject caught molesting girl

Prosecutors say former Atlanta Falcons running back Justin Crawford, 23, who was arrested this past weekend by police in Columbus, Georgia, after his wife busted him in a comprising position with a 12-year-old girl, will face an additional charge of incest after new disturbing details have come to light in his case. Crawford was arrested on Saturday, […]

Former Atlanta Falcons running back busted by wife molesting little girl

A shocking crime and a confession may send former Atlanta Falcon Justin Crawford, 23, to divorce court and prison. Crawford was arrested this past weekend by police in Columbus, Georgia, after his wife busted him with a 12-year-old girl in a compromising situation. On Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018, Chakeya Crawford awoke around 5 a.m. and […]

No clemency for Georgia ‘stocking strangler’ for killing White women

The nights of September 1977 to April 1978 were deadly in  Columbus, Georgia, as nine elderly White women were robbed and raped. Seven of the women were murdered in their homes, strangled with their own stockings, and two survived. Columbus is a thriving major city just an hour’s drive south of the Atlanta metropolitan area. […]

Columbus, Ohio, courtroom shooting by deputy kills unarmed teen defendant  

There are many questions after a tragic courtroom shooting claimed the life of an unarmed teen defendant in Columbus, Ohio. Joseph Haynes,16, was in a domestic violence hearing, regarding a firearms charge and the placement of an ankle monitoring bracelet. According to Rick Minerd, investigations chief with the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office, some type of […]

Cop racially profiles driver and forces weed smoking confession (video)

A viral video is causing a stir on social media. The video shows an officer in Columbus, Mississippi, racially profile and harass a Black driver for speeding. The 13-minute video shows the officer questioning the driver about where he works, his destination and comments about his personal life. The officer then threatens to have the driver […]

Shots fired at Ohio State University

This morning, Ohio State University reported an active shooter on its campus. Reportedly, nine people were injured and the gunman is dead. First reports of gunshots came from Watts Hall, which is home to the school’s Materials Science and Engineering program, at around 10 a.m. Students/bystanders have been moved back from the scene toward Arps […]

Georgia student body slammed 3 times by teacher, had leg amputated

Montravious Thomas lost use of his leg after his teacher Bryant Mosley reportedly slammed him to the ground when he tried to leave class. The incident occurred on September 12, 2016. Mosley at the time was teaching at a school in Columbus, Georgia for students with behavioral issues. Thomas was enrolled in the Muscogee County School District’s AIM program, […]

Tyre King death should not be compared to Tamir Rice in police shooting

The  tragic death of Tyre King has many across the country asking why another child is dead in a police shooting  According to witness statements and the police, King was with two other friends and was suspected in taking part in an armed robbery of a pedestrian. Others saw the boys’ actions and called 911. […]

Sex-crazed homeless man breaks into funeral home

Domonique Smith

It is a story too hard for the loved ones of a deceased person to bear and yet it happened.  In Columbus, Georgia, a homeless man identified as Domonique Smith, 26, broke into the Hill Watson Peoples Funeral Service. Not only did he steal a bike worth $150 from the business, but he also decided to […]

Tanee McCall-Short opens up about her violent marriage with actor Columbus Short

[jwplatform wkQjwHNW] Tanee McCall and Columbus Short endured a very high-profile and ugly split earlier this year, riddled with domestic violence charges for “Scandal” star Short and leading to his being fired from the hit ABC drama. Meanwhile, McCall was vilified — both by her ex husband and by many outside commentators, including comedian D.L. […]

Gun violence at yet another RIch Homie Quan show

Violence just seems to go hand in hand with Rich Homie Quan’s shows at this point. On March 4, two men were shot and killed and another wounded at Quan’s show at Mardi Gras World in New Orleans. This latest shooting marks the third time in four months that Quan’s show has been marred with […]

Meet Ohio State University’s 1st black college president, Michael Drake

Ohio State University trustees picked a former California chancellor as the school’s next president Thursday, ending a search that began with the former president, Gordon Gee’s retirement following demeaning remarks about Roman Catholics and Southeastern Conference schools. Trustees voted unanimously in favor of University of California, Irvine chancellor Michael Drake to become the 15th president […]