Team USA Basketball Wins Gold Medal in Beijing 2008: Team USA waited 4 long years for this one day. A day that would not only give them a chance to redeem themselves as individuals, but more so, a moment in time to place their country in the highest regards in the basketball universe. Spain proved to be more than a worthy opponent against this team of NBA superstars, as they fought hard to the very last seconds of the game. The Spaniards certainly… Continue
Yung Berg got his ass kicked last night by local Detroit rapper Trick Trick. According to The Whole Nine blog, Yung Berg went to Detroit Friday for a Saturday night performance at 102.7's annual Summer Jamz concert. They say Berg and his boys went out Friday night and crossed paths with Trick Trick, the same Trick Trick who beat Miami rapper Trick Daddy's ass in Detroit few years ago. Now, I don't know the reasons why, but they say Trick Trick and… Continue
Another Day, another rapper throwing their lives and careers away. Unlike her half sister LisaRaye who claims to have caught a beatdown, Da Brat prefers to be a giver and not a receiver ( ;) ). Reports just in are saying that Da Brat is going to be going to prison for 3 years for laying the smackdown on some poor woman in an Atlanta club. The way the story goes, Da Brat who is almost as well known for for short temper as she is her ambiguous… Continue
MEMPHIS, TN – Police say a father has been charged with First Degree Murder after his 3 month-old daughter died from head injuries.
According to investigators, officers were called to the Highland Creek Apartments in the 1300 block of Elmview, Monday, August 18, 2008, around 9:00 p.m., about a baby who was not breathing. When police arrived on the scene, they found 3 month-old Jalissa Fuller dead in an upstairs bedroom.
New Orleans homicide detectives on Friday arrested one suspect in connection to a July slaying and publicly identified three others wanted in different cases.
At 3:22 a.m., officers booked Darrell Lewis, 23, with the second-degree murder of 18-year-old Deshawn Stewart, according to jail records. Investigators think Lewis shot Stewart once in the chest the night of July 18, leaving him to die in the 1500 block of North Prieur… Continue
KSDK -- A Berkeley man was killed and two police officers injured after a confrontation in North County Thursday night.
The man, 31-year-old Craig Foster, had been wanted on drug charges. The officers were assigned to serve him with a warrant, but police said everything changed as soon as Foster pulled into his neighborhood. He stopped his car on Graham Lane and police approached.
"The individual exited the car with a handgun in his hand," said Rick Eckhard, a… Continue
Khaled thanks the haters and bloggers for making him filthy rich and shows them how much money they made him on one quick trip on the road. WE GLOBAL IN STORES SEPTEMBER 16th!!!! WE THE BESSTTTT!!!! SHOUT TO "JTF TO THE… Continue
HELENA/WEST HELENA, AR – Authorities say a woman threw a baby, face down in the mud while trying to run from police.
According to a police report, an officer saw a woman getting into a car with a baby in her arms at a gas station in Helena/West Helena, Arkansas. The officer says he went over to ask the woman if she was going to put the child in a car seat, when she gave him a fake name.
After checking the woman’s real name, the officer… Continue
Felicia "Snoop" Pearson, who played a fearful assassin in HBO's The Wire, was arrested on minor drug charges after she refused to testify in a Baltimore homicide trial. She might remain in jail until September 16th, when her associate's murder trial begins.
Police arrested popular actress Felicia "Snoop" Pearson on minor drug charges on Wednesday (August 20), after she was detained for refusing to cooperate as a witness in a murder… Continue
T.I. is busy knocking the videos out for his upcoming album “Paper Trail”. Last week he shot 2 videos in Atlanta and yesterday he shot his video for “What Up” at Bowen homes. I was invited to all of these shoots by Grand Hustle’s marketing arm, but I couldn’t see myself going.
Yesterday’s shoot was at the Bowen homes mixed use community…. Okay, it’s the projects - but the units are well kept and… Continue
Back in July, the Justice Department was "considering" a guideline allowing the FBI to launch criminal investigations against people without any basis for suspicion. The powers that be considered and somehow decided that this guideline is in keeping with what America is all about. The government now has even more license to profile innocents bases on their races, ethnicities, and religious beliefs.
Congressional staff members got a glimpse of… Continue
Ever since Game stepped on the scene, I’ve been skeptical of the guy’s skills. If he’s top 5 like some of my constituents propose, then hip-hop is truly in the toilet bowl. Cause Game don’t be saying shit when he rhymes. Like seriously, he’s got his moments, but what the fuck is he talking about 90% of the time? I give it to him, his flow has definitely improved, and he’s got a good voice and good delivery, and in general he’s a good “rapper.” But to… Continue
*Actor Julius Carry III, best known as the villain Sho'Nuff from the 1985 film "The Last Dragon," died on Aug. 19 after a battle with pancreatic cancer. He was 56.
The Chicago native started his film career in 1979 with the role of Malik Jamal Truth in "The Fish That Saved Pittsburgh." He went on to appear in other small films, such as "Disco Godfather" and "The Man with One Red Shoe."'
But his most memorable big screen… Continue