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Three gravediggers and a cemetery manager have dug up bodies from their graves at a historical Black cemetery located south of Chicago. They are currently facing felony charges. According to authorities, more than 100 graves have been dug up. The group, allegedly lead by the former manager, developed a scheme where they would be able […]

On Wednesday, Massachusetts sued the U.S. government and challenged the moral rights of a federal law that defined marriage as just being a bond between a man and a woman. On May 17, 2004, Massachusetts became the first state to legalize gay marriage. It will also be the first state to step up and challenge […]

The men of Phi Beta Sigma are hosting their National Conclave this week in New Orleans, Louisiana and according to sources within the fraternity, a vote by several members of the brotherhood will see some very influential men voted into their ranks very soon. Former President and notorious philanderer William Jefferson Clinton was the first […]

Dame Dash went on record in the video below with his beliefs on the Jay-Z and Chris Brown Black-Balling fiasco. Dame makes some valid points and then quickly goes into another rant about people piggy-backing.

After Nas taught audiences what it was to be a N***er too, he will be aligning himself with Damian Marley to teach the world about Africa. This is more than any history book will ever tell you. Initially the collaboration between the two was only meant to produce an EP, but as they have continued […]

Known for producing hits such as Rich Boy’s “Throw Some D’s,” Nas’ “Hero,” and Keri Hilson’s “Turnin Me On,” super-producer Polow Da Don has set his sights on providing more for the community. Partnering with the American Cancer Society and Upscale magazine, the producer along with his label, Zone 4, Inc, will be launching the […]

A British DJ is accusing the Black Eyed Peas of stealing one of his beats. On his Twitter, DJ Adam Freeland said: “OK. Check this. Listen to our song ‘Mancry’. Now listen to Black Eyed Peas ‘Party all the time’ WTF!” “Mancry” was released on Freeland’s album Cope in June. “Party All the Time” is […]

St. Louis rapper Nelly is planning a comeback and hopefully intends to take the driver’s seat again in leading Hip-Hop music. Nelly is geared to release his sixth studio album and has further plans to have the project released by November. While in Vegas, two cuts from the album, “1,000 Stacks” and “Angel Eyes” had […]

Barack Obama’s oldest daughter, 11-year-old Malia, made her own anti-nuclear statement when she rocked two peacenik t-shirts in Rome. Malia wore the t-shirt with the logo famous for Nuclear Disarmament as her father, President Obama, preps for three days os G8 talk in Italy. Her fashion/political statement came just two days after President Obama signed […]

Justice has finally prevailed for one of the oldest and shadiest cases the justice system had to offer. California state prosecutors elected to drop their case against four of seven men accused in the grisly murder of a San Francisco officer of the peace nearly forty years ago. Henry Jones, 73, Ray Boudreaux, 66, Richard […]

Jacob Arabov better known to the Hip-Hop community as Jacob the Jeweler was forced to forfeit a large sum of cash to the U.S. Attorney’s office as part of a plea deal. He was sentenced to 2 ½ years in jail in 2008 for conspiring to launder drug profits for BMF, The Black Mafia Family. […]

Two Chicago men are free after spending twenty years in jail for a crime they did not commit. According to the Illinois Attorney General’s Office, charges were dropped against 42-year old Ronald Kitchen and 50-year old Marvin Reeves. After a re-investigation of the case it was determined that there was a lack of credible evidence […]