(ATLANTA) — The U.S. Treasury has announced that Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.‘s photo will be added on the back of the $5 dollar bill. According to WSB Local News, President Abraham Lincoln’s picture will remain on the front, but the back will feature historic events at the Lincoln Memorial, including images of renowned opera singer Marian […]
Prince‘s longtime lawyer, L. Londell McMillen, vehemently denied rumors that the artist was a drug abuser, arguing that he led a clean and healthy lifestyle, reports The Associated Press: McMillan told the news outlet in a phone interview Monday night that he “spoke to Prince the Sunday before he died, after it was reported that […]
The video above shows Cleveland Mayor Frank Jackson announcing the $6 million settlement for the November 2014 shooting death of 12-year-old Tamir Rice at the hands of Cleveland police. The Rice family sued the city of Cleveland, the officers, and the dispatchers for wrongful death after a grand jury declined to indict Officers Timothy Loehmann and Frank Garmback. Cleveland Mayor Frank Jackson […]
A Texas death row inmate has battled to get an appeal of his sentence over an expert witness who said Black people are dangerous. His problem is that his own lawyer retained the expert.
Now that legendary singer Prince has passed on, many people are wondering who will inherit his fortune. Although the artist was very proactive about handling legal matters surrounding the rights to his music, there’s no word on whether he had a will. Prince never conceived any children, both of his parents have passed away, and he […]
Federal investigators visited Wake County, N.C. to investigate complaints about racial bias in the school district. This is part of an ongoing civil rights probe.
She’s back! Shirley Caesar is gearing up to release her new LP “Fill This House“, and so as to whip up heightened excitement she has unmasked the LP’s official cover. Preceded by lead single “It’s Alright, It’s Ok“ the set is scheduled to arrive on June 3rd with production from Stanley Brown. (Karen Clark Sheard, Le’Andria Johnson, Hezekiah Walker) […]
It’s hard to admit that there are things beyond the comprehension of the intellectual. It’s hard to explain the unexplainable. Not the death of Prince Rogers Nelson, a death we ultimately will understand. What I’m trying to make sense of is why, over the last 11 years, black America has had one devastating day after […]
On a quest to locate the genesis of Creation, actor Morgan Freeman continues his journey to discover if science and religion can co-exist in the latest episode of National Geographic’s popular series, “The Story of God.” “It’s hard to believe we all came from one man and one woman, but we did,” Freeman says in […]
Bishop T.D. Jakes, Dexterity Sounds and Dream Label Group / Dream Gospel are excited to announce the release of ‘Jesus Did It’ by GRACE! “Grace” from the Greek, “charis” meaning “to rejoice” is the name bestowed upon a newly formed group of five anointed psalmists widely witnessed on Sunday mornings amongst the highly acclaimed Potter’s […]
Source: Creative Services / Reach Media Multi-award winning gospel artist and reality TV star Erica Campbell brings her voice, inspiration, charisma and style to a new morning drive radio show syndicated by Reach Media Inc. in collaboration with Radio One. The new 4 hour show, Get Up! Mornings with Erica Campbell sets a new bar […]