Baton Rouge

The shooting death of Baton Rouge man Alton Sterling did not lead to a criminal prosecution of the officers involved, but a sliver of justice has been delivered in the matter. Baton Rouge Police Officer Blane Salamoni was fired on Friday (Mar. 30), and another officer was suspended for three days in the wake of newly […]

Black America is experiencing deja vu. The Baton Roug cops who killed Alton Sterling will not be charged. 

in an interview with FADER, Baton Rouge star YoungBoy Never Broke Again talks about his meeting Nicki Minaj for the first time and scoping out her assets.

A lawsuit launched against Black Lives Matter by a police officer in Baton Rouge injured in a 2016 protest for Alton Sterling had his case thrown out.

Kenneth Gleason, a 23-year-old white Baton Rouge, Lousiana man, has been charged with the allegedly racially-motivated shooting deaths of two Black men.

The July 2016 shooting death of Alton Sterling at the hands of police is back in the national spotlight after legal moves made by the slain man’s family. The Sterling family filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the city of Baton Rouge and its police force on Tuesday on behalf of his five children, alleging […]

Just as the American public began to settle into a hopeful pattern of normalcy after the Dallas, Texas ambush police shooting, three Baton Rouge police officers are dead in a similarly styled attack. According to reports that are rapidly developing, one suspect is dead while a manhunt is on for a possible two other suspects.

The shooting death of Baton Rouge, La. man Alton Sterling on Tuesday (July 5) is the latest in fatal encounters involving a Black person and police officers. In the wake of the video going public, protests have begun to break out in the city and abroad.

Imprisoned rapper Lil Boosie has been barred from speaking to the press while serving an eight-year bid on drug charges. However, the Baton Rouge native was allowed to grant an interview via his attorneys recently, and he revealed details on his life in prison, plans for his music and much more.

Gucci Mane may have pushed a woman out of a moving vehicle, but Webbie may be coming for his title. The rapper was arrested for battery and robbery after he allegedly kicked a woman down a flight of stairs, then jacked her for $340. Webbie has been accused of attacking the woman inside a Chase […]