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Phaedra Parks has reportedly been fired from “The Real Housewives of Atlanta,” sources exclusively told LoveBScott.com. The self-proclaimed Southern Belle’s contract was allegedly not renewed after taping the show’s explosive reunion special and comes after an especially tense season between her and former best friend Kandi Burruss. “Everyone was given their renewal papers last week […]

A part-time Pennsylvania police officer was fired after posting a racial slur on social media. McKeesport Mayor Michael Cherepko took to Facebook to announce that the officer, Melissa Adamson, had been terminated after posting online, “I’m the law today ni**a” on Snapchat. Adamson, according to the mayor, had only been on the job a few weeks and was […]

Gretchen Carlson will no longer arrive on television screens under the Fox News brand. The former Real Story host broke from the network on June 23, and the shocking reason for her departure now surfaces. Carlson has filed a sexual harassment suit against Channel Chairman and CEO Roger Ailes. She alleges that one of the […]

Who is Wendy Bell? Before Wednesday, Wendy Bell was a lead anchor for WTAE-TV, Pittsburgh’s ABC affiliate. Today, Thursday, however, she’s the white Pittsburgh female equivalent of Tommy from Martin. So she’s unemployed? Yes. What happened? A week ago, as a response to a shooting in Wilkinsburg, Pa., (a suburb of Pittsburgh) that left six people […]

CLEVELAND– The Cleveland Cavaliers fired head coach David Blatt on Friday, multiple sources are reporting. Blatt came to Cleveland in 2014 after coaching Maccabi Tel Aviv for four years. Last season, he led the Cavs to an appearance in the NBA Finals. ESPN’s Brian Windhorst said there has been unrest in the Cavaliers’ locker room […]

LORAIN, OH (WOIO) – On Thursday, Republic Steel announced it is temporarily idling the rolling mill operations at its Lorain facility, which will result in approximately 200 layoffs. Officials say about 900 employees will continue to be employed at the company’s other locations in Canton, Massillon, Solon, along with Lackawanna, NY, and Hamilton, Ontario. According […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – The Cleveland Browns will start next season with a new coach and new general manager. Owner Jimmy Haslam fired both Mike Pettine and Ray Farmer Sunday following not only a disappointing loss to the Steelers, but two losing seasons. Monday, after leaving Berea, the former Coach Pettine released a statement: “I would like thank Dee and Jimmy […]

  EAST CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – A total of 12 people have been laid off in East Cleveland this month. That includes two police officers and a captain in the fire department. A third police officer has resigned, bringing the total number of officers patrolling the city to 46. Mayor Gary Norton says all these […]

  Porsha Stewart is reportedly not expected to return to the popular Bravo reality television show.   (BlackMediaScoop) Word on the street is Porsha Stewart has been kicked off the show. Producers say Porsha is too boring and won’t be asked to return for the new season. Porsha did her best to keep the drama […]

  BEACHWOOD, OH (WOIO) – Several Bank of America employees were told while on the job, that they were no longer employed by the company.  The announcement came on Thursday, August 29. An employee who received notification and does not want to be identified says, “Bank of America is closing our site.  It closes as of October 31. […]

A local news anchor was fired on Monday after his first-ever words on air turned out to be very inappropriate. As AJ Clemente prepared for his debut on the evening news program for North Dakota’s NBC affiliate KFYR, he uttered some words that he must have dearly wished he could take back. “F—ing sh-t,” he […]

EAST CLEVELAND, Ohio – The East Cleveland Police Department will lay off 20 percent of its officers in January, according to a trusted source. It means the department will be trimmed by 15-19 officers effective Jan. 1, 2013. Police Chief Ralph Spotts told NewsChannel5 the city is working on a strategy that will allow the […]