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Frederick Douglass Statue Vandalized in Rochester, NY Park

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Over the Fourth of July weekend, a statue of abolitionist Frederick Douglass was ripped from its base in Rochester, NY. The destruction came on the anniversary of one of Douglass most famous speeches, “What Is The Fourth To The Slave” delivered in that city in 1852. According to reports, the statue of Douglass was taken […]

New York Lawmakers Repeal Law 50a and the History of Shielding Police Records

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New York lawmakers are taking action as civil unrest over police brutality against African-Americans takes over the nation.  The power move will ultimately repeal 50-a, a state law used by police departments to shield disciplinary records. The Legislature which was led by Democrats approved the long-stalled reform of the statute. A regulation that is routinely […]

Buffalo Police Shove Elderly Protester Hard to the Ground

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An elderly man was shoved to the ground by Buffalo police on Thursday evening. The protester suffered a head injury after falling from a shove by Buffalo Police who were sweeping the area. The small remaining group that was reportedly out after the 8 pm curfew. As they moved toward the demonstrators and the man […]

Tekashi 6ix9ine Urges NY Rappers to Donate $100K to Charity and He Will Match It

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Tekashi 6ix9ine has taken a break from internet trolling. Instead, he is tapping into his philanthropic bag. Although the rapper is renowned for his antagonizing antics, he balances it with acts of charity. He attempted to donate $200K to the No Kid Hungry organization earlier this month. The non-profit organization quickly rejected the generous gesture, […]

Notes From The Quarantine: Todd Bridges Is Trending. What?

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With quarantine now in the month of May, its time to do a wellness check on your attention span. It’s okay to pull your mask down now. We know that you are probably down to the bottom of your Netflix choices. We know that you are also tired of hearing about people’s Only Fans accounts […]

Kodak Black Sentenced to Additional Year in Prison for NY Gun Charges

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According to Kodak Black’s lawyer, the “Zeze” rapper has received an additional 12 months to run concurrently with his 46-month federal sentence for his illegal weapons possession in New York State. Black’s lawyer Bradford Cohen took to IG to announce the news about the new York gun case, in which Black, whose real name is […]

[LISTEN] President Trump: I Don’t Think NYC Needs 30K Ventilators

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While there are naysayers who think that the coronavirus is nothing more than a scare that has been blown out of proportion, but the last thing the U.S. needs id for the President to think that. In an interview with Sean Hannity of Fox News, President Trump criticized Gov. Cuomo of New York, saying that […]

R. Kelly’s Request for Bail for Health Reasons is Denied

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A Brooklyn judge denied R. Kelly’s bail on Wednesday. The disgraced singer is facing federal crimes for sexual assault in New York and Chicago. Prosecutors think that he’s a flight risk, but his lawyers argued that he doesn’t have money to leave if he wants to. But Judge Ann Donnelly noted that the “I Believe […]

Cardi B Pleads Not Guilty to Strip Club Brawl

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After picking up an Album of The Year Award at the BET Awards and becoming the first female rapper to win the ASCAP Writer of The Year, Cardi B made her way to court on Tuesday with her legal team. Cardi B came to court on Tuesday (June 25) in New York after being indicted […]

So Fly: adidas Nite Jogger “Jet Set” Pack

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One of the best adidas silhouettes to arrive back on the scene is easily the Nite Jogger, especially the Sneakernstuff collab that dropped earlier this month. Now, the shoe is styled up in six clean colorways that pay tribute to the most stylish destinations in the world and the group of high flyers that frequent […]

Rich The Kid Says He’s the Hottest Rapper in New York

Rich The Kid Says He's the Hottest Rapper in New York

Ahead of the release of his sophomore album, Rich The Kid was obviously feeling himself. The Rich Forever Music CEO dubbed himself the hottest rapper in New York. In a since-deleted Instagram story post, the rapper noted that his booking fees are a pretty penny and he has a lot of platinum plaques. “I am […]

Fox Sports’ Colin Cowherd Believes Russell Wilson and Ciara Wants Out of Seattle

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We all heard the saying “happy wife, happy life” before. Well, this could be the case for one of America’s favorite couples. On Wednesday, Fox Sports’ Colin Cowherd claimed that he is “hearing” rumors that Russell Wilson’s love for Ciara has him eyeing the big apple as his next landing spot. Could Russell Wilson replace Eli Manning in […]

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo Wants Legalize Sports Betting in Upstate Casinos

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New York appears to be taking another step toward regulated sports betting, but not the one the industry really wanted. In Tuesday’s State of the State address, Governor Andrew Cuomo confirmed that he’ll be pushing to get sports betting up and running in the state, a new revenue stream in a state that needs an infusion of cash to […]

Beyonce’s Entertainment Company Sued Over Website Discrepancy

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New reporting reveals that Queen Bey may have violated a law meant to benefit visually disabled people when using the internet. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Beyoncé’s Parkwood Entertainment is being sued by a blind woman who claims that she needs a companion when surfing Beyoncé.com. Mary Conner, the blind woman suing Beyoncé’s company, claims […]