30 7 / 2014

Jakari Pearson, 8, Fatally Shot As He Slept After Gunman Fired On Detroit House

Jakari Pearson, 8, Fatally Shot As He Slept After Gunman Fired On Detroit House

Jakari Pearson, 8, Fatally Shot As He Slept After Gunman Fired On Detroit House (Photo Credit: WWJ News Radio)

Detroit Gun Violence:  Jakari Pearson, 8, was died after he was hit by a bullet fired at his Detroit home early Wednesday morning. He was pronounced dead at a local hospital.

Pearson was shot in the chest as he slept in his upstairs bedroom when a gunman opened fire on the house several…

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30 7 / 2014

Brian Fitch Sr. Wanted in Shooting Death of Mendota Heights Cop Scott Patrick

Brian Fitch Sr. Wanted in Shooting Death of Mendota Heights Cop Scott Patrick

Brian Fitch Sr. Wanted in Shooting Death of Mendota Heights Cop Scott Patrick

St. Paul police have identified Brian Fitch Sr. as the suspect in the fatal shooting of police officer Scott Patrick. Investigators found the car that Fitch was driving, but did not say where it was found.

Officer Patrick was shot at about 12:20 p.m. after pulling over a car driven by 39-year-old Brian Fitch Sr., in…

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30 7 / 2014

Seattle Cop Under Investigation for Writing 80 Percent of Marijuana Citations

A Seattle police officer is under investigation after a report found he wrote 80% of marijuana tickets — 66 out of 83.

Seattle Cop Under Investigation for Writing 80 Percent of Marijuana Citations

A Seattle police officer is under investigation after a report found he wrote 80% of marijuana tickets — 66 out of 83.

30 7 / 2014

5 Republicans, Including Paul Broun (GA), Vote Against Suing President Obama

5 Republicans, Including Paul Broun (GA), Vote Against Suing President Obama

5 Republicans, Including Paul Broun (GA), Vote Against Suing President Obama

Five House Republicans voted against a resolution authorizing a lawsuit against President Barack Obama. Reps. Paul Broun (GA), Scott Garrett (N.J.), Thomas Massie (KY), Walter Jones (NC) and Steve Stockman (TX). No Democrats voted for the resolution, which stems from the president’s use of executive power. Don’t rejoice…

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30 7 / 2014

UNRWA Spox Says ‘World Stands Disgraced’ After 16 Killed During Israeli Shelling Attack

Meet baby Shaimaa, who has become the face of the “tragedy in #Gaza, whose mother was killed during an Israeli shelling of her home. The baby’s father is thought to have been the target because of his association with an Islamist group, but did the nearly full-term baby deserve the hand she was dealt? Baby Shaimaa Becomes Face of Gaza Tragedy

Baby Shaimaa Becomes Face of Gaza Tragedy (ABC Video Screengrab)

A United Nations Relief and…

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30 7 / 2014

Usain Bolt Denies Using Slur Against Commonwealth Games in Glasgow

Usain Bolt Denies Using Slur Against Commonwealth Games in Glasgow

Usain Bolt Denies Using Slur Against Commonwealth Games in Glasgow

Jamaican sprinting phenom Usain Bolt is denying he slammed the Commonwealth Games taking place in Glasgow as “not having fun” and that the games are a “bit sh*t,” as The Times reports. He took to Twitter to deny it’s utter “nonsense.”

Just as well that he can run, because he won’t be able to hide after that controversial remark,…

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29 7 / 2014

Stephen A. Smith Won’t Appear on “First Take” or ESPN Radio for Week

ESPN announces Stephen A. Smith will not appear on “First Take” or ESPN Radio for the next week.

Stephen A. Smith Won’t Appear on “First Take” or ESPN Radio for Week

ESPN announces Stephen A. Smith will not appear on “First Take” or ESPN Radio for the next week.

29 7 / 2014

Annapolis Police Under Fire for Photographing Black Teens as Part of Investigation

Annapolis Police Under Fire for Photographing Black Teens as Part of Investigation

Annapolis Police Under Fire for Photographing Black Teens as Part of Investigation

The Annapolis Police Department is under fire for photographing black teens as part of an investigation after recent robberies in which two men were jumped by a group of black teens in the Clay Street area.

Police Chief Michael Pristoop said, “It’s very misleading to say we’re stopping anyone indiscriminately.” But…

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29 7 / 2014

Is a Reality Show Next for Legendary Entertainer Patti Labelle?

Is a Reality Show Next for Entertainment Legend Patti LaBelle?

Is a Reality Show Next for Entertainment Legend Patti LaBelle?

R&B legend Patti LaBelle has been busy with her rebranded line of sauces and marinades, now available in Wal-Mart stores. She even has crab cakes, PattiCakes, coming to freezer sections. Miss Patti is doing her thing. Yes, there’s life after music.

The “New Attitude” singer has been busy indeed and now there’s talk of a reality show.…

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29 7 / 2014

President Obama Announces New Round of Sanctions Against Russia

President Obama announced new sanctions against Russia, in coordination with the European Union announcing its own sanctions, in response to the aggression against Ukraine.

President Obama Announces New Round of Sanctions Against Russia

President Obama announced new sanctions against Russia, in coordination with the European Union announcing its own sanctions, in response to the aggression against Ukraine.