KSDK -- A Florissant teen was arrested Tuesday and charged with the murder of a 19-year-old over a gold chain, St. Louis Metropolitan Police said.
According to Erica Van Ross, a police spokesperson, investigators have charged 18-year-old Marquise Atkins with one count of first-degree murder, one count of robbery and two counts of armed criminal action.
Police said the victim, Terrance Mims, was walking home in the 5100 block of… Continue
Lil Wayne is still the hip-hop king, but he’s been dethroned from the top of the Billboard 200 charts. Coldplay debuted at number one with their latest album Viva La Vida, which sold over 700,000 copies in its first week.
Weezy’s numbers dropped by close to 70 percent, but the Cash Money star still moved an impressive amount in his second week. After selling over one million copies of Tha Carter III in its first week of release, Wayne followed it… Continue
A 17-year-old boy was killed and three men injured Monday night when four males in a van opened fire on them in an apparently gang-related drive-by on the South Side.
About 7:20 p.m., the four men were walking in the 6800 block of South Indiana Avenue when four men in a newer model silver van began shooting, according to police News Affairs Officer David Banks.
Jason Edwards, 17, of the 6800 block of S. Indiana Ave., was shot at 6847… Continue
01. Original - Lil Wayne
02. Freestyle - Jay-Z
03. Freestyle - Jadakiss
04. Freestyle - Cassidy
05. Original Verse - Cory Gunz
06. Lost Verse - Lil Wayne
07. Freestyle - Fabolous
08. Freestyle - Mims
09. Freestyle - Chris Brown
10. Re-Up Money (Noodles Mix) - Young Jeezy & Rick Ross
11. Freestyle - Kardinal Offishall
12. Freestyle -…Continue
DETROIT - The New York businessman known in the hip-hop world as "Jacob the Jeweler" was sentenced Tuesday to 2 1/2 years in federal prison for lying to investigators looking into a multistate drug ring.
Jacob Arabov, 43, pleaded guilty in October to falsifying records and giving false statements as part of a deal with federal prosecutors.
"I feel ashamed that I broke the laws of this country, a country that has been so good for me,"… Continue
During a pre-party for the 2008 BET Awards a little bruh haha erupted stemming from a festering beef between two little known rappers (at least to me.) The contenders: Dolla from the Akon’s Konvict Muzik and Florida rapper, 2 Pistols. Now common logic would tell us that a guy with the name 2 Pistols would CLEARLY come out on top but that was not to be the case in
According to Ballerstatus.com, the 20-year-old Dolla was offended by recent… Continue
Q&A: Lil Wayne on Weed, Jay-Z and Rhyming on Answering Machines
Lil Wayne sold a million copies of Tha Carter III its debut week, making him the first artist to pull off the feat since 50 Cent went platinum with The Massacre in a mere seven days in 2005 (which was a much rosier time for the music industry). On the day the album came out, Weezy talked to Rolling Stone about his unique sales strategy, Barack Obama, tattoos and the drawbacks of…Continue
Well, over the weekend rookie extraordinaire Candace Sparks matched that historic moment. In a game against the Indiana Fever, after a missed shot and long rebound, Parker ran the court, found herself alone and dunked the ball, making it her first dunk in a WNBA game and only the second dunk in WNBA history.
"Just trying not to miss," Parker told the LA Times of her approach on the dunk. "It's exciting to do it in front… Continue
*Singer Nate Dogg was arrested Monday morning in Los Angeles after a woman claiming to be his estranged wife called police to say he was making death threats against her as he drove behind her on a freeway.
According to reports, both Nate Dogg and the woman were pulled over on the 405 freeway and questioned separately. Police decided to arrest Nate for making terrorist threats and driving on a suspended license.
DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. (MyFox Atlanta) – The estranged husband of one of the two women murdered in a DeKalb County home Sunday was arrested in the case. Thirty-four-year-old Demetrius Russell was charged with two counts of murder. Police said Russell and his wife were separated.
The two women were killed early Sunday morning in their Decatur home, leaving six children without their mothers. Police suspect the children were at the home on Eastwood… Continue
Prison cells await two more people who have been sentenced for their roles in the 2005 gang rape and prostitution of a 15-year-old El Mirage girl.
Ryan Lia Rasmussen, 29, also known as "Hawaiian Ryan," and Mark Anthony Grayned, 22, both of Phoenix, will join four other people who have been imprisoned in the case.
Rasmussen was sentenced Friday to 14 years in prison, while Grayned received a seven-year stretch. The two men, who are… Continue
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- A teenager who was in jail for burglary was taken to his dentist Friday -- and that's when police said his friends, armed with a gun and Mace, broke him free.
A corrections officer was transporting a juvenile inmate from the Franklin County Juvenile Detention Center to the Linden Area Medical Center for a dentist appointment, NBC 4's Patrick Preston reported.
Two males at the medical center came at the corrections… Continue
A 19-year-old man was fatally shot Monday afternoon during an apparent gang-related attack on a funeral procession on Chicago's Southwest Side, an incident that briefly led authorities to lock down the hospital where the victim was taken for fear of more gang violence.
The victim, Issac Sauceda, 19, was shot about 1:40 p.m. in the 5800 block of South Archer Avenue, in the Garfield Ridge neighborhood, according to the Cook County medical… Continue