Police officer threatens to shoot Black teens for having a snowball fight

A police officer in New Rochelle, New York, pulled his gun on a group of Black kids who were having a snowball fight. According to Talk of the Sound, a person filmed the interaction between the police and young Black boys. In the video, Sgt. Joe Salerno can be seen yelling at the group of young […]

Georgia governor forms weather task force as new storms approach

Because of the recent ice and snow fiasco that left thousands of drivers stranded, Gov. Nathan Deal announced the creation of an extreme weather Task force. The task force is comprised of Atlanta and state meteorologists, school officials and transportation experts. “We’re not looking backwards. We’re looking forward. What can we do in the future […]

Tow truck driver stole cars stuck in Atlanta snow jam

For a few folks who left their cars abandoned on the road last week the tow truck that came was a car thief. Authorities in Atlanta announced today that a Georgia man, Louis Mitchell Jr. age 34, was arrested and charged with auto theft and other offenses. Using an unmarked tow truck Mitchell stalked the […]

Georgia’s history of racism should also take blame for Atlanta’s snow debacle

The worst is over, but the damage has been done. As Atlanta slowly returns to normal, citizens and city officials continue to search for answers on how 2 inches of snow completely wreaked havoc on a major American city. While Gov.Nathan Deal, the Georgia Emergency Management Agency, Mayor Kasim Reed and other officials in the […]

Atlanta’s government fails as chaos ensues over 3 inches of snow

Atlanta has aspirations of being known as a major American city that’s on par with New York, Los Angeles and, to an extent, Chicago. In many ways, Atlanta has shown more progression than many other Southern cities due to its international airport and booming entertainment scene. However, the last 24 hours proved that Atlanta is […]

Super Snow and Ice Spoil Super Bowl Weekend

The moment our plane touched down at Dallas Fort Worth International Airport, Airtran passengers let out a collective gasp as the pilot announced that the temperature was only 19 degrees. The frigid temperatures forced everyone to bundle up in a southwestern city that oddly resembled the weather that’s more common in the North. As the […]