Rapper arrested after bragging about COVID-19 relief fraud in a song (video)

Some hip-hop heads and criminals have yet to fully digest the announcement by America’s law enforcement years ago that they solve many of their crimes through the suspects’ social media accounts.  Rapper Nuke Bizzle took it a step further than just flossing his stolen money on Instagram or brandishing illegal firearms on Facebook. The Memphis, […]

Kamala Harris tests positive for COVID

Kamala Harris has tested positive for the coronavirus. “Today, Vice President Harris tested positive for COVID-19 on rapid and PCR tests,” Kirsten Allen, press secretary to the Harrris, said in an official statement acquired by rolling out. “She has exhibited no symptoms, will isolate and continue to work from the vice president’s residence. She has […]

Vaccination as an act of faith: Celebrate Easter by protecting against COVID

Faith and science are not opposing forces: they are two sides of the same coin that have saved countless lives throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. The vaccinations that are protecting Californians as we enter the third year of battling this deadly virus are nothing short of miraculous and have given Christians new meaning to the edict […]

Dr. KaNisha L. Hall is appreciative of the opportunity to touch lives

Dr. KaNisha L. Hall is a board-certified anesthesiologist, sexologist, addiction medicine counselor, published author and media personality. She is a proud Howard University alumna and HBCU advocate. Hall pushes to end health care disparities and advocates for women’s health rights. Take us through your journey. What has changed for you with the advent of COVID? One […]

DJ GallixC wants to take listeners to a different space with his mixes

Branden Castillo, also known as DJ GallixC, is a DJ based out of Orlando, Florida. Castillo talked with rolling out about how he found his love for music, how TikTok has helped his career, and how he’s able to grab people’s attention through his unique mixes. How did you come up with the name DJ […]

Dr. KaNisha L. Hall thinks education needs to improve around COVID-19

Dr. KaNisha L. Hall is a board-certified anesthesiologist, sexologist, addiction medicine counselor, published author and media personality. She is a proud Howard University alumna and HBCU advocate. What should we be doing better to trust Black doctors right now during COVID? I’m here to say that there are things that I thought I knew that I […]

New date and location set for the 2022 Grammy Awards

The Grammy Awards have been rescheduled for April 3 in Las Vegas. The ceremony was originally scheduled for Jan. 31 in Los Angeles but is now set to take place at the MGM Grand Garden Arena, inside of the MGM Grand hotel. Harvey Mason Jr, the CEO of the Recording Academy, said: “We are excited […]

Secretary Marty Walsh wants more Black Americans to achieve middle-class wages

****Please put under Munson**** For the past seven years, Secretary Marty Walsh has served as the Mayor of Boston. During his tenure, he has aided in the creation of 140,000 jobs, helped secure a higher minimum wage, while simultaneously securing paid sick and parental leave. Walsh was sworn in as Secretary of Labor on March […]

Dennis Rodman confronted by police over refusing to wear mask

If there is anything that we learned from Dennis Rodman over the years, it’s that he’s going to do whatever he wants. On Dec. 20, 2021, TMZ reported that Rodman was on a flight from California to Florida, and he had to be spoken to several times about how he was wearing his mask. Allegedly, […]

Springfield Mass med student and youth council member shares COVID insight

Kassandra Jean-Marie is a second-year student at the University of Massachusetts Chan Medical School. She is a graduate of the University of Massachusetts Amherst, where she received a dual degree in microbiology and public health. Jean-Marie, whose parents are Haitian, is on a mission to learn more about the issues people of color face as […]

Rams without their top cornerback on ‘Monday Night Football’

The Los Angeles Rams will be without their top cornerback on “Monday Night Football” against the top seeded Arizona Cardinals. The Rams announced that Jalen Ramsey has been placed on the reserve/COVID-19 list ahead of Monday’s game. Tight end Tyler Higbee was also placed on the reserve/COVID-19 list. The Rams currently have five players placed […]

NBA team has to postpone 2 games due to COVID outbreak

The NBA announced on Monday, Dec. 13, 2021, that the Chicago Bulls will postpone their next two games due to a recent COVID outbreak on the team. The NBA will reschedule thee Bulls game at home against the Pistons on Tuesday, and the Raptors on Thursday in Toronto. This will be the first time this […]

How DC attorney general candidate Ryan Jones plans to protect hometown

In 2020, attorney Ryan Jones made it his life’s mission to protect and improve his hometown of Washington, D.C. through the courts and legislation. After previously announcing he was running for another term, incumbent Karl Racine publicly announced he wouldn’t seek re-election as the district’s attorney general in October. The vacancy makes way for Jones […]

Ahmad Goree discusses how billion-dollar SBA program is bringing hope to small businesses

Ahmad Goree joined the U.S. Small Business Administration’s Dallas/Fort Worth District Office in 2010. He’s currently the lead economic development specialist and public information officer, overseeing economic development activities across 72 Texas counties. Since 2015, his outreach has helped generate more than $6.6B to small businesses and created over 50,000 jobs in the DFW area. […]

The fight is not over: Vaccinations are key to controlling COVID-19

As the shades of fall become more vibrant, the color of the season is also bringing some good signs that the United States is making progress in the fight against COVID-19. A large part of the reason is due to the Delta variant surge starting to slow down in October, leading to a declining number […]

Trinidad health minister dismisses Nicki Minaj’s vaccine claims (video)

The Trinidad & Tobago health minister dismissed Nicki Minaj’s claims that the COVID-19 vaccine can cause impotence and swollen testicles. “Unfortunately, we wasted so much time yesterday running down this false claim. As far as we know at this point in time, there has been no such reported either side effects or adverse events,” said […]

Music industry vet Hustle Simmons navigating life through COVID-19

A music industry veteran, CEO, and founder of Hustlepalooza, Hustle Simmons joins rolling out’s Health IQ to discuss COVID-19, the vaccine and how he’s managed his life through the pandemic.  Where were you when you first heard the buzz about COVID-19? Coming out of All-Star weekend I was gearing up for the Spring for my […]