It’s been a whirlwind week of news coming out of Baltimore surrounding the Freddie Gray case. In the latest development, embattled Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, who has been dealing with the fallout since Gray’s in-custody death and subsequent protests and riots in April, has announced that she has no further plans to seek re-election, the Baltimore […]

  Cynthia Stamps-Jones (pictured) was arrested Friday, after being accused of not reporting the abuse of a 5-year-old child at the Clayton County, Ga., elementary school where she is employed as a counselor, according to Channel 2 Action News. Reportedly, the Kings Elementary School educator said she made several attempts at contacting the Division of […]

  CLEVELAND – Cleveland police will be on the hunt on New Year’s Eve with several checkpoints searching for drunken drivers. At least 17 officers and supervisors will be spread out across the city. The Breath Alcohol Testing van or BAT will also be out and mobile. “It’s going to be a safe event,” said Harold […]

  *Nike is reportedly going back to the drawing board with its new LeBron 11, because the man it is named after is not happy with it. The Wall Street Journal reported Thursday that Miami Heat star LeBron James has only worn his new shoes for two complete games this season. Sources confirmed to […]

  *Jonathan Martin, who left the Miami Dolphins in October and accused teammates of violently harassing him, will not return to the field this season. The team announced Saturday that Martin had been placed on the “reserve/non-football illness” list, making him ineligible to return until next season. Martin’s attorney has said Martin, a tackle, was […]

Tommy Lee Jones is not impressed. Jones looked decidedly grumpy while “Saturday Night Live” veterans Will Ferrell and Kristen Wiig did a bit before presenting the award for Best Actress in a Comedy or Musical. The crowd erupted in laughter as Ferrell and Wiig attempted to describe the films starring each of the five nominees, […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – The Fourth District Cleveland Police Officer charged with rape went before a judge on Friday morning. Patrol Officer Gregory Jones, 47, surrendered to Internal Affairs Investigators after a warrant was issued for his arrest. He’s accused of raping a woman he met and brought to his home on July 13. He was off-duty […]

George Zimmerman officially plead not guilty to second degree murder in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin in a Florida court today, ABC News reports. SEE ALSO: Barack Obama’s Young Life, Relationships Revealed In Biography Mark O’Mara, Zimmerman’s lawyer, entered the plea in the absence of his client. O’Mara waived Zimmerman’s right to a speedy trial, […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – The man who prompted a tri-state Amber Alert when he took off with his four young children was in court Friday morning. Octavia Hatchell pleaded not guilty to robbery and domestic violence charges. On Wednesday, the 33-year-old called his wife and told her he was going to kill himself and their children. Hatchell went to Horizon Science […]

Will Smith and Jada Pinkett-Smith have not separated and a family member has exclusively told that they are still happily together. “This is absolutely not true,” a family member –who did not want to be identified – exclusively told Tuesday about the rumors that the couple has broken up. “No way are they splitting up. They are totally […]

The internet is on fire today with rumors that The Mo’Nique Show on BET has been cancelled! BMS has confirmed with BET insiders that she has NOT been cancelled. Our sources say she’s just on “production hiatus” and looks forward to a new season on BET! In other words…there’s no new season on the books. […]

They say the fastest way to a man’s heart is through his stomach, but what happens when he stops eating your food? Jill Scott, who is readying to release her fourth studio album The Light of the Sun tomorrow, recently spoke with U.K. Guardian newspaper about her split with her first husband and cited one […]