Utah close to bringing back firing squads to execute inmates

With the method of lethal injection being reviewed by the U.S. Supreme Court after several botched executions, Utah’s House of Representatives voted last week to resume using a firing squad as a means of execution. The measure was put in place in response to the growing controversy over the effectiveness of the widely used lethal injection […]

Akon’s Rap Artist, Money Jay, Enjoys Life Beyond Hustlin’ on the Streets

It’s seems unlikely that a Southern-bred rapper would pay homage to the West Coast dynasty that ruled rap during the early ’90’s. But that’s exactly what Money Jay, né Tysen Bolden, has done with his latest hit single that’s banging speakers throughout clubs in the South, the Midwest and, next up, the West Coast. “We’ve […]