Cosby Accuser Andrea Constand Asked for ‘Justice’ During Testimony at Sentencing Hearing

The woman whose complaint led to Bill Cosby’s conviction for sexual assault called for justice in brief testimony on the first day of the comedian’s two-day sentencing hearing on Monday, where prosecutors asked... Read Article

Bill Cosby Could Receive Up To 36 Years In Prison Or Just Probation At Sexual Assault Sentencing

Bill Cosby was found guilty of sexual assault in April and now the 81-year-old famed comedian will face his fate this week for the sexual assault against Andrea Constand at his suburban Philadelphia home in 200... Read Article

Soren Baker’s ‘The History of Gangster Rap’ Out On Abrams Books on October 2

In the mid-1980s, gangster rap didn’t have a name; but virtually everyone who heard it realized its potency. Artists like Schoolly D, Ice-T, Boogie Down Productions, Eazy-E, and N.W.A had created a new style of... Read Article

100 Pounds Of Marijuana Wash Up On Florida Shores Following Hurricane Florence

Giant bundles of marijuana, apparently containing individually wrapped five-kilo bricks, have been washing up on the shores of Flagler Beach, Florida since the approach of Hurricane Florence last week, possibly... Read Article

Michael Jordan Donates $2 Million To Hurricane Florence Relief Efforts

Michael Jordan made an announcement yesterday that he will donate $2 million to help those affected by Hurricane Florence in the Carolinas. The NBA living legend, who played high school basketball in Wilming... Read Article

TODAY! Meek Mill, Van Jones, Headline Hakeem Jeffries Congressional Black Caucus Forum On Criminal Justice And Music In Washington D.C.

Today at 2:00 p.m., U.S. Representative Hakeem Jeffries (NY-08), in coordination with the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, will host a panel discussion on music, criminal justice and racial equality featu... Read Article

[WATCH] Harvey Weinstein Accuser Releases Video Of Alleged Sexual Assault

A video of Harvey Weinstein aired on television Wednesday showing him boldly propositioning a woman who later accused him of rape and repeatedly touching her and stroking her arm and back during what was suppos... Read Article

Louisiana Rescinds A City’s Ban On Nike Products For City Workers

The mayor of a New Orleans suburb said Wednesday he is rescinding his order banning his city’s recreation department from purchasing Nike products for use at city recreation facilities. Last week’s order in ... Read Article