Meek Mill

Meek Mill’s Lawyer Thinks He Should be Freed, After Arresting Officer Accused of Police Misconduct

by Teddy Grant   Feb 14, 2018

Lawyers for the rapper Meek Mill thinks he should be released from prison after a new report revealed possible police misconduct involving his arresting officer.... Read More

Bill Cosby

Bill Cosby: ‘Please Don’t Put Me on #MeToo’

by Zahara Hill   Jan 11, 2018

During Bill Cosby’s recent dinner outing in Philadelphia, the once widely esteemed pillar of Black entertainment, had a very specific request for one reporter. The Philadelphia native, who... Read More

Unarmed Philadelphia Father Killed by Plainclothes Officer

Unarmed Philadelphia Father Killed by Plainclothes Officer

by Zahara Hill   Dec 29, 2017

An unarmed Philadelphia man was shot and killed Wednesday night by a plainclothes police officer. NBC Philadelphia reports cops approached motorist Dennis Plowden after spotting his 2013 Hyundai. The cops,... Read More

4-Month-Old Dragged From Bed, Viciously Attacked By Raccoon

4-Month-Old Dragged From Bed, Viciously Attacked By Raccoon

by Zahara Hill   Dec 22, 2017

A Philadelphia baby was dragged from her bed and brutally attacked by a raccoon. Devastating pictures show 4-month-old Jourini Black with a bloodied face and... Read More

15-Year-Old Stabbed 80 Times by Man She Met on Facebook

15-Year-Old Stabbed 80 Times by Man She Met on Facebook

by Zahara Hill   Dec 01, 2017

Philadelphia teen Sabriya McLean turned 15 years old this October. Just two months later, she was brutally killed by a man she met online.... Read More

Kierra Johnson

21-Year-Old Art Student Found Dead in Philadelphia Creek

by Zahara Hill   Nov 07, 2017

A Philadelphia college student was found dead in a creek on Friday morning. NBC 10 Philadelphia reports the body of 21-year-old Kierra Johnson was discovered by... Read More

Sculpture of an afropick outside of Philadelphia's City Hall

Sculpture Of Ginormous Afro-Pick Installed Feet Away From Statue Of Racist Ex-Mayor In Philadelphia

by Zahara Hill   Sep 15, 2017

The 12-foot-tall installation titled "All Power to All People" is part of a citywide public art project. Read More

Seth Williams

Philadelphia D.A. Hit With Storm of Corruption Charges in Scandal

by #teamEBONY   Mar 21, 2017

Philadelphia’s top prosecutor Seth Williams was indicted on 21 counts of corruption Tuesday after a lengthy investigation by federal authorities. Charges against him include wire... Read More

Philly Sports Radio Station in Controversy over Fake Black Caller

Philly Sports Radio Station in Controversy over Fake Black Caller

by #teamEBONY   Aug 26, 2016

A scandal at Philadelphia sports radio station 97.5 The Fanatic, in which a phony Black caller was created that many listeners found offensive has... Read More