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One of the realities of living as a Black man in America is that a chance police encounter can result in a beatdown from cops. This apparently happened to former Washington State University football player Treshon Broughton while attempting to make a purchase at a store in Pullman, Washington. In the video, Broughton is heard…

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The city of Tampa, Florida is breathing a sigh of relief after a suspected serial killer was caught. However, some are getting a laugh out of the press conference, which featured a sign language interpreter who apparently was signing gibberish. When Tampa Police Chief Brian Dugan was announcing the arrest of Howell Donaldson to the…

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For a single expectant mother, preparing for a baby can be expensive and time-consuming. Some women look for a side hustle that will generate much-needed income. For some pregnant women, the income is being generated by urine. There is a surprising number of ads appearing on Craigslist across the country for “Positive Pregnancy Tests.” One ad…

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The tragic murder of Laquan McDonald by Chicago Police Officer Jason Van Dyke has set the city of Chicago on edge. The “16 shots” hashtag has spread throughout social media and is a rallying cry for many protesting police violence when it comes to Blacks. According to news outlet Daily Mail, there is now a group of…

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Formerly-incarcerated rapper Lil Boosie has not been taken back to prison for marijuana possession. A satirical “news” story surfaced shortly after Boosie, born Torrence Hatch, was released from prison on Wednesday (March 5th.) The story began circulating on social media, with many fans believing it to be a true and factual account of the rap star’s arrest.

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It’s very easy for things to get misinterpreted on social media, as The Roots drummer/producer Questlove discovered this week. Questo sent out a tweet that got hip-hop fans’ hearts a-fluttering when he “revealed” that beloved North Carolina hip-hop act Little Brother would be reuniting for a new project.

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Beyoncé says her baby is due in February, but by the looks of this video clip of an interview the starlet did on her Australian tour yesterday, the round baby bump appears to flatten when she takes a seat. Some say Bey’s dress is frumpy and gathers at the waistline, others say that the belly…

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Mary J. Blige-Nicki Minaj song leaked? A track from Mary J. Blige and Nicki Minaj called “Feel Inside” was leaked online June 22. And although fans believed that the track would appear on Blige’s upcoming 10th album, My Life 2: The Journey Continues, an insider is now claiming that the track is fake. According to…

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