Entertainment

Well Damn: Suspected Rhino Poacher Trampled to Death By Breeding Elephants While Running Away From Cops

A suspected rhino poacher was trampled to death by a herd of breeding elephants as he attempted to run from authorities along with two alleged accomplices in South Africa’s Kruger National Park (KNP). via NYDN: The three were spotted by field rangers out on routine patrol, the park said in a statement, when they came upon the trio. The alleged poachers dropped an axe and a bag full of provisions […]

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Black Voices

Defense ‘Expert’ in Derek Chauvin Trial Accused in Maryland Lawsuit of Cover-Up in Case Similar to George Floyd’s

On Wednesday, The Root reported that Dr. David Fowler, a retired forensic pathologist, testified during day 13 of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin’s murder trial over the death of George Floyd. Fowler said on the stand that he believed Floyd’s death was caused by “sudden cardiac arrhythmia” connected to…Read more...

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Black Voices

Hip Hop Great Black Rob Dies at 51

Hip Hop lost another great emcee Saturday. It’s been just over a week since Black Rob was seen expressing his condolences for the passing of rap icon DMX from his hospital bed in Atlanta, Ga., in an Instagram video posted by New York City radio host DJ Self. Now, the Hip Hop community is morning the “Woah!” emcee’s…Read more...

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Black News Alerts

Documentary Highlights Chinese Titanic Survivors Barred from U.S., Erased from History

The Six, executive-produced by James Cameron, revolves around Titanic survivors who were denied entry into the United States after the April 15, 1912 sinking. What We Know: The documentary, which premieres this Friday in China, has “chillingly relevant” survivors’ stories. It discusses Lee Bing, Fang Lang, Chang Chip, Ling Hee, Ah Lam, and Chung Foo’s experiences. Although some reports depicted them as stowaways, they were professional mariners. They were traveling […]

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Black News Alerts

Video of Fatal Chicago Police Shooting of 13-Year-Old Adam Toledo Released

A police oversight agency released body-cam footage on Thursday of an encounter between police and a 13-year old boy where the youth was fatally shot. What We Know: The incident occurred on March 29th in Little Village, a Hispanic neighborhood in southwest Chicago. Gunshots were heard on a police audio scanner around 2:30 a.m. Shortly afterward, police confronted Adam Toledo, 13, and Ruben Roman, 21. Officers tackled Roman and took […]

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Entertainment

Bond Set For Husband Of Food Network Star Accused Of Killing 3-Year-Old Foster Child

A bond has been set for the husband of Food Network star Ariel Robinson, who has been accused of killing the couple’s 3-year-old foster child. Details inside… A Food Network star and her husband are looking at years behind bars after accusations that they killed their 3-year-old foster child. A judge reportedly set a $150,000 bond for the husband of Food Network star Ariel Robinson, who is charged with homicide by child abuse in the death of the couple's 3-year-old […]

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