It’s Getting Real: Newark Mayor Ras Baraka Enacting Strict Lockdown Measures To Stop Spread of COVID-19
Man Busted At Airport With Cocaine-Filled Peruvian Souvenirs [PHOTOS]
On May 29, Karlo Oscata, a United States Citizen, flew into Newark Liberty International Airport from Lima, Peru, with several souvenirs from the South American country. Which is to be expected for international travel of the sort, but when U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers conducted a routine search and seizure, they got more than […]
Cory Booker Wins Special U.S. Senate Election In New Jersey
Cory Booker will soon be New Jersey’s first Black Senator. Yesterday (Oct. 17), the Mayor of Newark, NJ defeated Steve Lonegan in a special election to represent New Jersey in the U. S. Senate after the death of Sen. Frank Lautenberg, who died in office this past June.
Rah Digga Launches Kickstarter Campaign For Newark Dance Center [VIDEO]
Rah Digga has long cemented her position as one of the best female rappers of all time, rising to prominence as part of New Jersey crew, The Outsidaz and Busta Rhymes‘ Flipmode Squad. Shifting gears somewhat, Digga has launched a Kickstarter campaign to help raise funds for a community dance center in her native Newark.
Slain Newark Teen Had 30 Bricks Of Heroin, Gun In Bedroom [PHOTOS]
A 14-year-old boy was fatally shot in a Newark housing project Wednesday (September 4) evening. The victim, who had a history of run-ins with the police, was later discovered to be in possession of 30 bricks of heroin and a loaded handgun in his bedroom.
Cory Booker Announces Senate Bid
Newark Mayor Cory Booker announced that he will run for Senate in place of late New Jersey Senator Frank Lautenberg. The New Jersey politician announced the move during a press conference Saturday (June 8).
Cory Booker Calls Gun Control Debate A “Trick” To Divide The Country [VIDEO]
Gun control is an important issue to Cory Booker. The Newark N.J., mayor appeared on ABC’s This Week, last week and made a heartfelt argument as to why the debate over gun control is non-existent. “I don’t know if anybody here has seen anybody shot. I have,” Booker said.
The Home Stretch: Cory Booker Hangs On As Food Stamps Challenge Winds Down [VIDEO]
It’s hard to believe that it’s been almost a full week since Cory Booker announced that he would partake in a short-lived food stamps challenge, but the end is near. Booker has been keeping the public informed of every stomach pain, caffeine withdrawal, and epiphany usually brought on by a quote from one lauded historical figure, […]
Food Stamps Struggle: Caffeine Withdrawals Take Its Toll On Cory Booker [VIDEO]
Cory Booker is still partaking in his week-long food stamps challenge, but the lack of caffeine is driving him a little crazy. An admitted addict of coffee and other caffeinated beverages, on day two of the challenge, Booker took to his blog to give another somber peek into what life is like when pretending to live […]
Cory Booker Struggle Tweets His Way Through Food Stamps Challenge [PHOTOS]
Mayor Cory Booker is feeling the heat from not eating. Newark N.J.’s lovable mayor will live off less than $2.00 a day for seven days so he can see what it’s like to be on food stamps, and judging by his tweets, he’s going through life changes.
Newark Mayor Cory Booker To Mimic Living Off Food Stamps For One Week
Most people are on food stamps because they have no choice, but Cory Booker has taken an alternate route. The Newark, N.J. mayor, bringing in nearly $14,000 a month, announced that he will live off the equivalent of food stamps for an entire week, starting tomorrow.
Trenton New Jersey Mayor Goes On Vacation Despite FBI Probe
Trenton, N.J. may have to find new leadership as Mayor Tony Mack has become the focus of a FBI corruption investigation. Last week, the feds raided his home, Trenton’s City Hall, plus other locations, and are in search of evidence of bribery, extortion and fraud, according to reports published Tuesday (July 24). In light of […]
Cory Booker Feels The War On Drugs Is Ineffective
Cory Booker is still upset with the on-going war on drugs, one which he feels is a losing battle. In a post on the forum Reddit.com, the Newark, N.J. mayor slammed the federal government for failing to regulate drug use in America. “The so called War on Drugs has not succeeded in making significant reductions […]
Mayor Cory Booker Comes To The Aid Of Pedestrian Hit By A Car
Mayor Cory Booker is becoming a professional good Samaritan. Having already saved a woman from her burning apartment building, the Newark N.J. Mayor did another good dead in his city helping a man hit by a car, Thursday (June 21) morning, Booker was among those who came to the aid of a man after accident, jumping […]
Mayor Cory Booker Explains Criticizing Pres. Obama [VIDEO]
It’s been nearly a month since Mayor Cory Booker came under fire for his criticism against President Obama, but the issue has been re-birthed. Booker appeared on the Tonight Show with Jay Leno Monday (June 18), and once again explained verbally scolding the POTUS, for his attacks on Mitt Romney’s past at Bain Capital.