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The accused gunman involved in a shootout with police in North Philadephia is in custody. Maurice Hill, 36, known as Gruff on the streets of Philly, surrendered to police shortly after midnight on Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2019, according to the Philadelphia Inquirer. During Hill’s arrest, police recovered an AK-47 assault rifle, other weapons and body…

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The rise in the dominance of social media platforms like Facebook has impacted the lives of those both the great and small. On a regular basis, people have been made famous, infamous, and in some cases, jobless after posts were exposed to the public eye and widespread scrutiny. Now at least 72 Philadelphia cops have…

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A Black man decided to take matters into his own hands after being convicted of murder and serving 13 years in prison. Hassan Bennett was charged and convicted in the 2006 shooting death of 19-year-old Devon English and the wounding of 18-year-old Corey Ford, according to the Philadelphia Inquirer. Prosecutors initially claimed that Bennett shot…

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Meek Mill is set to donate over 6,000 backpacks to school students in Philadelphia. The rapper, 31, who was released from prison earlier this year after serving five months of a two to four year sentence for violating the terms of his parole stemming from a drug and weapons conviction in 2008, has joined forces…

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Bill Cosby allegedly paid his rape accuser $3.4 million. The settlement came in 2006 after andrea Constand accused Cosby of rape in an incident that took place in 2004. According to reports, Constand claims that Cosby gave her pills that made her feel drowsy while the two were together at his home in Philadelphia. At…

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Music has always been an outlet for Calesha “Bre-Z” Murray, for as far back as she can remember. Beginning in high school, when she borrowed her brother’s rap book to rhyme with, to competing and winning in talent shows, she knew music was it for her. What she didn’t know at the time was that…

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Tanisha Laverne Grant is a media powerhouse. For over 20 years, this media correspondent has worked on a number of TV shows (“For Your Love,” “Providence” and “E.R.”) and also interviewed an impeccable list of celebrity icons (Robert De Niro, Denzel Washington, Oprah Winfrey). This “Hollywood Insider” is cultured in all things entertainment. On her…

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Since graduating from Howard University in 2008 with a BBA in marketing, Felicia Harris has lived and worked in New York City, the District of Columbia and Philadelphia with various businesses and nonprofit organizations to strengthen their impact across the region through organizational development, brand strategy, fundraising and marketing. She is principal of HiTouch Enterprises, a full-service strategic…

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