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Jay-Z Confirms Leaving New York Permanently To Live In Los Angeles

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“Empire State of Mind,” Jay-Z has officially left the state of New York.  Visit for more information Jay-Z confirmed in an ongoing lawsuit with photographer Jonathan Mannion, that he is now an official resident of California and has no plans to move.  Preferring to settle out west with the Icon, queen Beyoncé and their […]

Driver Accused of Killing Nicki Minaj’s Father Denies Accusations

Driver Arrested in Fatal Hit and Run of Nicki Minajs Father

Just as her hiatus took place, reports surfaced that Nicki Minaj’s father, Robert Maraj was fatally struck in a hit and run in Long Island, New York. Charles Polevich, 70 years old, turned himself into law enforcement after being unidentified for several days. Polevich would then be released on a $250,000 bond. Visit for […]

JAY-Z Releases Statement on Cannabis Legislation in New York State

JAY-Z Reportedly Applied For New York Sports Betting License

Last week marijuana was legalized for recreational use in New York. Professor, political commentator, and theGrio contributor Jason Johnson shared a first exclusive quote from Shawn “JAY-Z” Carter, Chief Visionary Officer of The Parent Company and founder of MONOGRAM. Visit for more information “The news of cannabis legalization in New York is incredibly exciting,” […]

First Case Of New COVID-19 Strain Confirmed in New York

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NY Gov. Andrew Cuomo has confirmed that a man in upstate New York has tested positive for the new strain of COVID-19 that was first discovered in the UK. Visit for more information The man, who’s in his 60s, works for Saratoga’s N. Fox Jewelers, but the man has not traveled abroad recently, so […]

Uncle Murda Releases New “Don’t Come Outside 3” Mixtape

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Prolific East New York rapper Uncle Murda has overnight released his new 12-track mixtape titled “Don’t Come Outside 3”, the third volume of his Don’t Come Outside mixtape series that started back in 2017. The lead single to the project is the excellent “Party Full Of Demons” featuring Que Banz, with the film clip to […]

Donald Trump Says Both NY & California Have ‘Gone To Hell’

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Donald Trump had a few words for states with the two largest markets in the country. The 45th president of the United States was recently amongst a number of White House staff members to contract COVID-19. Following two days in the hospital, Trump returned back to the White House, urging Americans to refrain from “letting […]

Frederick Douglass Statue Vandalized in Rochester, NY Park


Over the Fourth of July weekend, a statue of abolitionist Frederick Douglass was ripped from its base in Rochester, NY. Visit for more information 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 […]

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


New York lawmakers are taking action as civil unrest over police brutality against African-Americans takes over the nation.  Visit for more information 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. […]

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. Visit for more information 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 […]

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?


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. Visit for more information We know that you are probably down to the bottom of your Netflix choices. We know that you are also tired of hearing […]

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. Visit for more information Black’s lawyer Bradford Cohen took to IG to announce the news about the new York gun case, in which […]

[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. Visit for more information In an interview with Sean Hannity of Fox News, President Trump criticized Gov. Cuomo […]

New York Will Allow Transgender Minors to Change Gender on Their Birth Certificate

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According to a report from NBC News, New York State will now allow all transgender minors to change their gender on their birth certificates. Visit for more information After a lawsuit filed by a 14-year-old transgender boy, the Empire State will now let transgender children change their gender to reflect what they identify with […]

Google Makes All North American Employees Work From Home Due to Coronavirus


In more, it just got real news, Google has issued a mandate that all their North American employees work from home. Visit for more information The culprit for this massive telework edict is, you guessed it, coronavirus aka COVID-19. The digital behemoth issued the order on Tuesday and it marks one of the biggest […]

SOURCE SPORTS: Michael Rapaport Defends His Beloved Knicks Brand Against Comments Made From Kevin Durant


Kevin Durant believes the New York Knicks brand isn’t cool. Well, Michael Rapaport not only thinks the Knicks brand is cool, he believes Durant got it all wrong. Visit for more information “The Knicks are always gonna be cool,” Rapaport said on Monday, per TMZ Sports. “Basketball is the city’s game. World’s most famous […]

Tiffany Pollard to Return to VH1 in Digital Series ‘Brunch With Tiffany’


Tiffany Pollard is definitely a trailblazer in reality television. She is best known for starring on Flavor of Love and finding love on her own show, I Love New York. Visit for more information She made appearances on other shows like Celebrity Big Brother, Family Therapy with Dr. Jenn, and Scared Famous but she’s […]

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

A Brooklyn judge denied R. Kelly’s bail on Wednesday. Visit for more information 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 […]