The family and friends of a 19-year-old Brooklyn student who was beaten to death in East Flatbush by a group of ten men are calling for justice.
Darcy Antoine had received a football scholarship to Robert Morris University in Pittsburgh but a decision to take a semester off and come back to New York ended his life.
"I was mad at first, mad at god, why didn't you protect him, he was so good, he never hurt anybody," said Magdalah… Continue
A 19-year-old Ferguson man was shot to death Sunday night in St. Louis after several men confronted him and robbed him of his gold chain, police said today.
The victim -- Terrance Mims, of the Henquin Drive -- had been shot at three times, including once in the head, police said.
Police say that Mims was walking north in the 5100 block of Riverview Drive about 8:20 p.m. Sunday when several men walked up to him, police… Continue
Makeda Barnes-Joseph filed a multi-million dollar lawsuit in a Bronx court today against Remy Ma, Universal Music Group, Sure Shot Recordings, and The Pizza Bar, the Manhattan establishment where she and the rapper were partying before the Barnes-Joseph was shot. The court documents are available to view at TMZ.com.
The suit claims UMG and Sure Shot created and marketed an image for Remy Ma that promotes her as “anti-social, violent,… Continue
HOUSTON -- The father of two missing children has led investigators to the children's charred remains, police said Saturday.
Police found the remains of Randy Sylvester Jr., 7, and his sister Denim Sylvester, 3, packed in a wooden chest and a suitcase and left in a wooded area in southeastern Houston, about 5 miles from their home in suburban Pasadena, said Vance Mitchell, a Pasadena police… Continue
Adolfo Gonzalez, a 25-year-old Latino male, was shot to death, after getting involved in an argument with a driver who had rear-ended the car in which Gonzalez was a passenger, according to stories in the NY Post and Daily News.
Gonzalez, a truck driver, was riding in a friend's black Acura when it was rear-ended by another car at the corner of White Plains Road and Morris Park Avenue in the Bronx. Gonzalez got out to look at the damage and got… Continue
Growing up in north St. Louis, Demond Taylor knew he didn't want to be like the neighborhood drug dealers.
He worked as a security officer at St. Louis University for several years before becoming a certified police officer. He worked brief stints in the Berkeley and Jennings departments before going back to campus policing, this time at St. Louis Community College at Florissant Valley in Ferguson.
God Lucky Howard, 39, described in jail records as a mortgage broker, was arrested by Tampa police. He was charged with one count each of delivery of cocaine within 1,000 feet of a church, a school and public housing; one count each of delivery of cocaine with intent to sell within 1,000 feet of a church, a school and public housing; and two counts of… Continue
Soulja boy is fresh ass hell and is actually the true meaning of what hip hop is sposed to be. He came from the hood, made his own beats, made up a new saying, new sound and a new dance with one song. He had all of America rapping this summer. If that ain’t Hip Hop then what is? A bunch of wannabe keep it real rappers that ain’t even relevant, recycling samples trying to act like it’s 96 again and all they do is hate on new shit?… Continue
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