Local political leaders against the idea cited an interview Wayne did with Playboy, in which he made unsettling remarks about African-Americans and Native Americans.   Oscar-winning actor John Wayne’s racist past is haunting his legacy. The state of California has trashed the idea of declaring May 26 John Wayne Day due to racist remarks the […]

CLEVELAND – NOTE: This story contains language that may be offensive to some. After NewsChannel 5 started asking questions, a Cleveland Metropolitan School District resource officer was put on paid administrative leave related to his controversial social media comments about Tamir Rice’s death. On Dec. 30, Matthew Cicero posted the following statement to his Facebook […]

The officers involved in the fatal shooting of Tamir Rice say they issued several warnings to the child during the two-second encounter   Weeks after the anniversary of Tamir Rice’s death, two Cleveland police officers involved in the incident are giving their account of what happened. According to NBC News, Officers Timothy Loehmann and Frank Garmback […]

CLEVELAND-– The officers involved in the Tamir Rice shooting gave statements to Cuyahoga County Sheriff’s detectives that were read to a grand jury in lieu of their testimony. Henry Hilow, who represents Officers Frank Garmback and Timothy Loehmann, told FOX 8 the statements were made late Monday afternoon. The grand jury has been hearing the […]

  *While a new Us Weekly report claims Chilli is dating Wayne Brady, with a source telling the publication that the two were holding hands while he attended her recent concert at the MGM in Las Vegas on Friday, Jan. 3, a rep for the 42-year-old singer tells E! News there’s no truth to the […]

  The iconic comedian-actor talks with CNN’s Don Lemon on how African-Americans should be more responsible with their lives and duties.   Wanting African-Americans to take responsibility for their lives, their kids and their education, Bill Cosby has offered some strong words to a group of people he has dubbed “no-groes.” In an interview with […]

  *Wow, the nonsense and crap that comes out of Bill O’Reilly‘s mouth continues to astound. On Friday, the Fox News host and his guest, former Florida GOP congressman Allen West, were discussing Trayvon Martin when O’Reilly made the ridiculous observation that the now deceased unarmed 17-year-old’s clothing (hoodie) that he was wearing the night […]

Editor’s note: This story contains language that may offend some readers. (CNN) — A prosecuting attorney greeted the jury in the George Zimmerman trial Monday with a quote full of expletives, while his adversary decided it was appropriate to tell jurors a knock-knock joke. And that was just the beginning of opening statements in Zimmerman’s […]

ATLANTA – A metro Atlanta business owner has posted a controversial sign outside his bar and restaurant that uses a racial slur to refer to President Barack Obama. The billboard, in front of the Georgia Peach Oyster Bar in Paulding County, Georgia, uses the “n-word” to refer to the President. His attention-grabbing sign reads, “Do […]

Communication is often the underlying reason why many marriages disintegrate.