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Florida Man Released from Jail During Pandemic Arrested On Murder Charges

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While many correctional facilities and jails are releasing inmates due to the potential of the rapid spreading of COVID-19, a man from Florida was arrested on second-degree murder charges just one day after his early release for drug possession. Joseph Williams, 26, was arrested on March 13 for possession of heroin, but was released a […]

Former Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum to Enter Rehab for Alcoholism

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CNN Contributor Andrew Gillum announced that he will be entering rehab for alcohol addiction after being found incoherently drunk in a Miami hotel room where crystal meth was also found. The 40-year-old Democrat called the incident a “wake up call.” “After conversation with my family and deep reflection, I have made the decision to seek […]

Florida Woman Caught With $1.2M Worth Of Cocaine During Traffic Stop

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A 27-year-old Florida woman was found with 12 kilograms of cocaine when she was pulled over for a simple traffic infraction. That small citation could now land her in prison for decades. Elizabeth Espinoza was pulled over in Sumpter County, Florida for tinted windows, but when officers said she looked “overtly nervous”, they called for […]

Officer Fired After Arresting 6-Year-Old Kids

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Written by: Jessica Dupree The state of Florida seems to have many controversial laws in place. From the infamous stand your ground law to not having an age requirement for arrests. This time, elementary school resource officer Dennis Turner arrested two students – age six and eight, leaving a community outraged. The arrests happened last […]

Yung Miami Says She’s “Not Okay” Following Her SUV Getting Shot At

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Earlier this week it was reported that ½ of the rap duo the City Girls, Yung Miami, real name Caresha Brownlee’s Mercedes-Benz was hit multiple bullets. Although the “Act Up” rapper and her unborn child were not hit, Yung Miami is still understandably shaken up by the incident. In an Instagram story, she writes, “Keep […]

Shabba Ranks And Super Cat To Perform At Best Of The Best Music Concert

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For over a decade, Best of the Best Music Concert has developed a destination getaway to enjoy top tier Caribbean artists in Miami. Best of the Best is one of South Florida’s most anticipated caribbean stage shows featuring the top 15 major Dancehall and Reggae artists.  This year they celebrate their 13th annual concert at […]

Man Arrested After Bringing AK-47 to Son’s Middle School

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What would you do if your child called you crying because his teacher slammed him? Well, Christopher Freeman, a 27-year-old father in Flordia has been arrested for allegedly bringing a loaded AK-47 to his Bear Lakes Middle School and making death threats towards faculty. The indicant began earlier in the day when Freeman’s son called […]

Gunmen Open Fire at Florida Rapper Yungeen Ace, Friend Shot and Killed

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Jacksonville, Florida rapper Yungeen Ace was the target in a shooting in Georgia over the weekend, which left one of his friends dead. Ace, whose real name is Kenyanta Bullard, along with three of his associates, were ambushed by three gunmen at a Hampton Inn hotel in Waycross, Georgia. After the shots ceased, Ace’s friend […]

Tupac Debate Lands One Man in Jail and the Other Hospitalized

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No one expected this type of result from a Tupac debate. According to WFLA 8, a heated fight over the legendary rapper, Tupac Shakur, went left. The Clearwater, FL Police Department received a number of late-night calls about the incident. When the policed arrived on the scene, one of the men had endured gruesome facial […]

#BHM: The Source Magazine Remembers The Trayvon Martin Tragedy 7 Years Later

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Seven years ago on this date during the NBA All-Star Game, 17-year-old Trayvon Martin was shot and killed by self-appointed Neighborhood Watch person George Zimmerman in his father’s neighborhood of Sanford, Florida, outside of Orlando. Martin was only carrying a can of Arizona Ice Tea and a pack of Skittles. After Martin’s death and Zimmerman’s […]

YNW Melly Is Now A Suspect In 2017 Police Killing

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Things just went from bad to worse for Florida rapper YNW Melly. After his recent arrest for allegedly shooting and killing two of his friends, Melly, whose real name is Jamell Demons, is currently a suspect in the shooting death of a deputy in the Indian River County Sheriff’s Department. Deputy Gary Chambliss was killed […]

Father Shot and Killed One Son to Save His Other Son

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What if you had to kill one of your kids to save the other? Would you do it? Well, a father in Flordia had to make the tough decision on Sunday when he shot and killed his oldest son to save his younger son after an altercation behind a game of pool turned violent. According to […]

Manual Recount Ordered In Senate Race In Florida

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Florida election officials on Thursday ordered a hand recount of ballots in the closely fought U.S. Senate race between Democratic incumbent Bill Nelson and his Republican challenger, Governor Rick Scott, after a machine recount showed them divided by a razor-thin margin. n another tight contest, Republican Ron DeSantis appeared to secure the Florida governor’s seat […]

Jemele Hill Says Florida Officials Told Her She Couldn’t Vote in the State Over a Tweet

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When it comes to politics, no other state gets think wrong more often than Florida. Former outspoken ESPN anchor Jemele Hill claimed Florida voting officials removed her name from state registration rolls because of a tweet supporting Democratic gubernatorial candidate Andrew Gillum. Hill wrote Tuesday in The Atlantic that Florida election officials removed her from the state’s voter […]

Florida Restores 1.4 Million Of Felons Right To Vote

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Words By: Symone Daniels Although Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum was defeated in the race for Florida Governor, the state still gained a victory by voting in favor of Amendment 4. The purpose of Amendment 4 is to automatically restore the voting rights for people with prior felony convictions, except those convicted of murder or felony […]