You gotta give Nas points for trying. After a year in which he caught flak from Bill O'Reilly for participating in a benefit, saw his nemesis turned label boss Jay-Z leave Def Jam, and shot a failed reality show with his wife Kelis, the 34-year-old Nasir Jones lost his long, contentious struggle to name his ninth album Nigger, replacing the title at the last minute. Presiding over a listening session at New York's Electric Lady studios, he's insistent… Continue
PITTSBURGH -- A tattooed teenager, already accused by police with threatening a local judge, is back in custody.
Glendale Smith, 17, escaped from his detention center guards after they took him to Children's Hospital in Oakland Wednesday afternoon. Allegheny County Sheriff's Deputies said Smith will now be charged as an adult.
Thursday night deputies lead Smith out of their downtown Pittsburgh office to the county… Continue
ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. -- A 13-year-old girl's sexual shenanigans have put a second man behind bars. Morris Williams, 22, told the judge he thought the girl was 18-years-old, but he found out Tuesday that ignorance is not a defense.
Morris Williams' mother wailed as he went off to jail. The judge asked for media not to show 13-year-old Alisha Dean's face in court, but her pictures are all over her MySpace page and they portray a… Continue
In very sad but eerie news, fashion stylist/ publicist to the stars, Sadia Morrison, was found dead in New York last Friday after apparently being thrown off a roof! Morrison was the woman who was with embattled NFL star (and Former West Virginia Mountaineer) Adam “Pacman” Jones during last year’s Vegas brawl that left one bouncer shot and paralyzed from the waist down.
In addition to Pacman, she also working with NFL stars, Thomas Jones,… Continue
A Northwest Miami-Dade man has been charged with practicing medicine illegally at so-called ''pumping parties,'' in which women gather in private homes or hotel rooms to get shots of silicone to make their buttocks larger.
The Florida Department of Health announced the arrest of Anthony Donnell Solomon for the unlicensed practice of a healthcare profession, a third-degree felony punishable by up to five years in prison and/or a $5,000.00… Continue
Two men accused of fatally shooting a Garland recording studio owner and his best friend bragged about robbing them, and an aunt overheard and called police, authorities say. Demarius Cummings and James Broadnax, both 19 and of Dallas, are being held at the Garland Jail in lieu of $1 million bail. Both are charged with capital murder.
Matthew Butler, 28, owner of Zion Gate Records, and Stephen Swan, 26, his sound engineer, were killed early… Continue
TAMPA -- Police have arrested three suspects in the November murder of a Tampa man.
Police arrested LaBronx L. Bailey (left in photos), 18, of 12201 Creighton Place in Riverview; Tra Evan Lineberger (center), 16, of 8716 Sandy Plains Drive in Riverview; Esteban Vincent Rivera (right), 16, of 706 Orchard Isle Court in Valrico face charges of first-degree murder in the shooting death of Andre Coachman.
An 18-year-old woman was shot and killed in a public housing project in Royal Oak Township following a dispute over a stolen gun that started late Thursday, neighbors said.
The woman was identified by family members as Jasmine Thurman. Two other people, identified by neighbors as female teens, were also shot, although their conditions were unavailable.
News that one of the victims had died prompted outraged neighbors and relatives to… Continue
The little boy's body was a study in pain. He was covered in cigarette burns, including to his genitals. He couldn't fully open his hand because it had been burned on a stove. His tooth was broken with a nerve exposed. And he had been made to sit in his own urine and feces, authorities say.
As the 5-year-old remains hospitalized by kidney failure brought on from malnutrition, two county supervisors are… Continue
im just giving everybody an introduction of myself,im just a regular nigga dat like getting money,if you chase paper da way i do,i know we can get alone perfect.I'm a flashy young nigga,who like 2 look good,u no coogi fit,white ones and shit like dat. I really ain't no computer nigga but jeezy been my favorite rapper 4 so long i had 2 fuck with his site! i dont even no how 2 upload pictures but when i find out im gon put some up asap!!! so if you a real chick or dude fuck with my page.preciate… Continue
Added by d2thaj83 on June 20, 2008 at 6:15pm —
are you taken or single?
do you like someone?
have you been in love?
if so how many times?
what is your bf/gf's name?
are you happy where are right now?
what you look for in a gf/bf?
what color of eyes?
what color of hair?
hearts have you ever had your heart broken?
do you break hearts?
does someone have your heart right now?
is your heart very fragile?
hello im a one and only son a father to three wounderfull kids and a husband i try to stay on low sense there is a lot of bitch ass ness and that is all over the place so i just do me over the years it is hard to trust people and get respecet so i just stay doing things with family some time it is hard to trust them so i just do me and keep my head up and just keep moveing forward and keep a postive vibe about life
Added by mone on June 20, 2008 at 2:03pm —
Barack & Michelle Obama grace the newest edition of Us Weekly where they talk about why she’s the apple of Obama’s eye. We’ve also included Gabrielle Union rockin that cute lil do on the cover and spread of Essence’s July issue.
Whats good everybody this Ron Gesus checking in. Comin' straight outta Detroit, Eastside Conant Gardens. Just tryin' to get in ya ear on this USDA2day. Hit me up, feel free to leave comments or whateva, much love to everybody out there. "They got money to burn so, we need to take it." HOLLA @ ME!
Added by Ron Gesus on June 20, 2008 at 12:06am —