Violence

Diane Black’s comments have since been criticized by different groups.   Republican Rep. Diane Black of Tennessee recently cited pornography, along with the deterioration of the family and violent movies, as a contributing factor to gun violence in schools. Black made the remarks during a listening session with local pastors last week, according to audio […]

President Donald Trump said on Twitter “‘There is no place for this kind of violence in America.'” in response to violence and attacks at the Charlottesville rallies.   CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA (CNN/RNN) – Several people were injured at a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, VA, Saturday morning. An altercation broke out during the “Unite the Right” […]

Patients who were at the hospital at the time of the shootings had to barricade themselves to avoid being in crossfire.   (CNN) — A gunman identified as a doctor opened fire with an assault rifle inside the Bronx-Lebanon Hospital in New York City on Friday, killing a woman and wounding at least six other […]

Chicago has been the focus on crime and gang violence conversation so far during the Donald Trump administration despite Cleveland having a much higher rate than Chicago.   CHICAGO (CBS) — Cleveland-area pastor Darrell Scott abruptly canceled a planned meeting Tuesday with “street leaders” eager to bring an end to violence in Chicago with the […]

CLEVELAND, Ohio — Former Cleveland Browns running back and Hall of Famer Jim Brown Thursday joined in a meeting with local pastors to discuss a community engagement strategy to impact and reduce youth violence in the area. The meeting was prompted by recent and “continuous” violence in Cleveland neighborhoods, according to a news release. It  was held at […]

Michael Jordan has long been criticized for his failure to use his voice to speak out on social matters. Just this past Friday the New York Times published an opinion piece on the announcement that Charlotte would no longer be the host of the 2017 NBA All-Star game, saying the opportunity represented, “For Michael Jordan, […]

CLEVELAND, Ohio – The Glenville Parade and Festival draws up to 15,000 people every year to Sam Miller Park at East 88th and St. Clair. “In my neighborhood there are retaliation shootings, there seems to be this anger that is circulating through the neighborhood,” said Ward 10 Cleveland Councilman Jeffrey Johnson. But this year Johnson […]

D.L. Hugely couldn’t have said this more perfectly in regards to the recent violence and deaths that have taken place in the past few days. D.L. took to his own personal platform on Facebook live to give the message of things that are wrong as well as things that should not happen which is “Bias […]

On Thursday, 5 officers were fatally shot, while 6 people were injured at a protest over two recent fatal police shootings. Images reminiscent of the '60s have flooded the nation, as we endured a week of unfiltered violence.

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CLEVELAND – Officers were at a scene at East 151st Street and Harvard Avenue for a homicide investigation. Police reported a 25-year-old man was shot in the chest and an 18-year-old man was shot in the hand. The man shot in the chest was pronounced dead at University Hospitals, Cleveland police said.   READ MORE: […]