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Oprah Winfrey is grateful her mother is “now at peace.” The 64-year-old media mogul’s mom, Vernita Lee, died on Thanksgiving, Nov. 22, 2018, at her home in Milwaukee at the age of 83, and the talk show legend has now thanked fans for their support and sympathy after the news was made public. Oprah shared a family photo on…

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There is a video making the rounds on social media that shows a mentally ill Milwaukee man taking on six cops. Police say that they received a report about a man who kicked a door in at a residence. When officers responded to the call, they spotted Demetrious Lowe, 25, walking down the street bleeding.…

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A shocking series of incidents are now being reported at one of Milwaukee‘s largest hospitals. Since April 2017, babies in the Newborn Intensive Care Unit (NICU) have been discovered with bruising and in some cases broken bones. According to the Wisconsin State Journal, a newborn baby in the NICU at UnityPoint Health-Meriter was discovered with…

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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and Milwaukee public health officials have announced the discovery of a cluster of new HIV and syphilis infections that have occurred in the city of Milwaukee. According to officials, at least 125 people have been infected and at least 10 percent of those infected are students in…

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MILWAUKEE – On Sunday, students at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee got the surprise of their lives that made their special dayeven more momentous. One of the most famous, admired and richest women in the world graced their graduation – none other than Oprah Winfrey. But Oprah, who attended with longtime life partner Steadman Graham, was…

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A Milwaukee woman’s decision to use social media as a platform to announce that she has HIV is being shared across social media. The woman goes by the name of Winona “NuNu” Thomas and states that she learned that she is HIV-positive and her baby’s father infected her. In response, her boyfriend also took to…

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According to FOX6 News, the Milwaukee Fire Department was dispatched to investigate reports of smoke coming from an apartment on Sept. 28, 2017. The firefighters forced entry into the apartment of Amelia Di Stasio, 23, and found smoke coming from the kitchen stove and what they initially thought was a pile of clothes in the bathtub.…

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It seems that US air carriers are taking a hard line against passengers for what could be arguably called minor situations that have escalated into public relations nightmares. Earlier this month, video of a Dr. David Dao being assaulted, bloodied and dragged off a plane for refusing to give up his seat shocked many across…

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This past August the city of Milwaukee was in the national spotlight after a police shooting of a Black male. Sylville Smith was shot on the evening of Aug. 13 after police stopped a car with two Black males inside. After the shooting, dozens of residents took to the streets of Milwaukee to march in…

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This past August the city of Milwaukee found itself in the national spotlight after a police shooting of a Black male. Sylville Smith was shot on the evening of Aug. 13 after police stopped a car with two Black males inside. After the shooting, dozens of residents took to the streets of Milwaukee to march…

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New information has surfaced about Sylville K. Smith, the man killed by Milwaukee police that has caused unrest in the city. According to his grandfather, William Brookins, Smith carried a gun because he had been shot before and feared for his life. In a letter that was written to a judge last year during a hearing…

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A child who only days before asked police if they could keep her safe in a crime ridden neighborhood lost her life to violence. Za’layia Jenkins, 9, interacted with Milwaukee Police about two weeks ago when they were visiting her neighborhood as part of a community outreach effort. She even jumped rope with police Capt. Shunta Boston-Smith…

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When a toddler gets a hold of a loaded weapon, it often results in tragedy. Unfortunately, this is what happened again in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Police are reporting that Patrice Price, 26, a mother of three was driving in her boyfriend’s car with her two-year-old son. The toddler discovered a loaded handgun in the backseat of the car…

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