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Nicki Minaj’s Mom to Share Details of Son’s Rape Case in ‘Tell-All Interview’

Nicki Minaj’s Mom to Share Details of Son’s Rape Case in ‘Tell-All Interview’

by Jessica Bennett   Aug 07, 2018

Last November, Nicki Minaj’s brother, Jelani Maraj, was found guilty of predatory sexual assault and acting in a manner injurious to a child. Maraj,... Read More

A report by the Washington Blade claims the entire HIV/AIDS council has been fired, Donald Trump, Affirmative Action

West Hollywood Wants Trump’s Star Removed from Hall Of Fame

by Jessica Bennett   Aug 07, 2018

The West Hollywood City Council is urging that President Donald Trump’s star on the Hollywood Hall of Fame be eliminated. West Hollywood Mayor John... Read More

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Report: Trump Administration Wants to Limit Citizenship for Legal Immigrants

by Teddy Grant   Aug 07, 2018

President Donald Trump’s administration will reportedly announce plans that would make it more difficult for legal immigrants to become citizens or get green cards... Read More

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Suited Man Drags Unconscious Passenger Out of Train so He Can Go Home (VIDEO)

by Teddy Grant   Aug 06, 2018

A White suited man was seen on video dragging an unconscious man out of a train in Long Beach, California last week in an... Read More

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Michelle Obama Will Travel the Country to Help Register Voters (VIDEO)

by Christina Santi   Aug 06, 2018

Former First Lady Michelle Obama is hitting the road this September for a week as a part of a national push to register new... Read More

Jacqueline Dixon, Alabama woman, abusive husband

Alabama Woman Charged With Murdering Her Husband in Domestic Violence Dispute

by Lulaine Compere   Aug 06, 2018

According to news reports, authorities are investigating 38-year-old Jacqueline Dixon and the incidents that led to the death of her estranged husband, Carl Dixon, 44,... Read More

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11-Year-Old Creates Amazing Showpiece Using Sidewalk Chalk

by Christina Santi   Aug 06, 2018

Amiah Crisler, 11, drew an extraordinary abstract picture of a dog that earned her first place in her age group and the people’s choice... Read More

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Washington Utility Sends Racial Slur to Woman as Password

by Lulaine Compere   Aug 06, 2018

Washington state utility company Puget Sound Energy apologized to Erica Conway of Renton for sending her a racial slur as a temporary password so... Read More

Emmet Till, Vandalism, vandalized

Emmett Till Memorial Sign Vandalized with Bullets

by Teddy Grant   Aug 06, 2018

The sign that serves as a memorial for Emmett Till was vandalized when it was riddled with bullet holes, CNN reports. Installed 35 days... Read More

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Video Captures Detroit Police Officer Beating Naked Woman in Hospital

by Lulaine Compere   Aug 06, 2018

A naked woman roaming the streets of Detroit was beaten in a hospital by a police officer and it was all captured on video.... Read More