Rick Ross’ Manager Reportedly Died at Rapper’s Home

Rick Ross’ Manager Reportedly Died at Rapper’s Home

by Shantell E. Jamison   Mar 09, 2018

Rick Ross’ manager reportedly passed away at his home just a couple of months before his hospitalization, TMZ reports. On Dec. 8 Black Bo... Read More

Bobby Brown on Whitney Houston: I Don’t Think She Died From a Drug Overdose

Bobby Brown on Whitney Houston: I Don’t Think She Died From a Drug Overdose

by Jessica Bennett   Feb 28, 2018

Bobby Brown is being as candid as ever in a new interview, where he shares that the 2012 death of ex-wife, Whitney Houston, may... Read More

Report: More Americans Are Dying From Drugs, Alcohol & Suicide

Report: More Americans Are Dying From Drugs, Alcohol & Suicide

by Shantell E. Jamison   Feb 23, 2018

Researchers of a new report have concluded that more Americans are dying as a result of drugs, alcohol and suicide than ever, NBC reports.... Read More

Washington Arts Educator Peggy Cooper Cafritz Dies

Washington Arts Educator Peggy Cooper Cafritz Dies

by Shantell E. Jamison   Feb 21, 2018

Peggy Cooper Cafritz, a respected force in the Washington arts and education scene, has died. She was 70. The Washington Post reports that Cooper... Read More

NBA Hall of Famer Tiny Archibald on Health Diagnosis: ‘What I Have Is Really Rare’

NBA Hall of Famer Tiny Archibald on Health Diagnosis: ‘What I Have Is Really Rare’

by Shantell E. Jamison   Feb 20, 2018

NBA Hall of Fame point guard Tiny Archibald has reportedly announced that he doesn’t have much time to live. The news is sobering and... Read More

Staffers Charged in Death of Mentally Ill Inmate

Staffers Charged in Death of Mentally Ill Inmate

by Shantell E. Jamison   Feb 13, 2018

Three Milwaukee County jail staffers are facing criminal charges for their role in the death of a mentally ill inmate, New York Post reports.... Read More

Emmy Winner Reg E. Cathey Dead At 59

Emmy Winner Reg E. Cathey Dead At 59

by Jessica Bennett   Feb 11, 2018

Reg E. Cathey, known for his roles in the hit Netflix drama House of Cards and the HBO series The Wire has died. He... Read More

A Reflection on Trayvon Martin and Taking 21 For Granted

A Reflection on Trayvon Martin and Taking 21 For Granted

by Madison J. Gray   Feb 05, 2018

Trayvon Martin and I have one thing in common, other than being Black males, of course: neither of us celebrated our 21st birthdays. But... Read More

Former NBA Star Rasual Butler, Wife Killed in Car Crash

Former NBA Star Rasual Butler, Wife Killed in Car Crash

by Shantell E. Jamison   Jan 31, 2018

The NBA and fans are mourning the loss of Small Forward and Shooting Guard Rasual Butler who was killed in a fatal car crash... Read More

Retired NBA Star Rasual Butler & Wife Killed in Car Crash

Retired NBA Star Rasual Butler & Wife Killed in Car Crash

by Jessica Bennett   Jan 31, 2018

Ex-NBA player Rasual Butler and wife Leah were killed in a Studio City, CA car crash Wednesday morning, when the basketball player lost control... Read More