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Nipsey Hussle performs onstage at the STAPLES Center Concert Sponsored by SPRITE during the 2018 BET Experience on June 23, 2018 in Los Angeles, California.

Nipsey Hussle's Funeral Service Will Be Live-Streamed Today at 1pm

*UPDATED: TMZ IS ALSO STREAMING THE SERVICE -- WATCH BELOW* BET Networks has announced that it will live-stream the funeral services for the late rapper Nipsey Hussle, who died March 31 after being shot multiple times by an attacker in Los Angeles. Anchored by BET News’ Marc Lamont Hill, the...
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A measure that passed the Georgia General Assembly would require schools to provide 30 minutes of daily recess for K-5.

Rep. Demetrius Douglas: We Have to Get Kids Moving Again

State Representative Demetrius Douglas played football at the University of Georgia and in the NFL, so he knows about the benefits of physical excercise. Recess is not required in Georgia schools, and Douglas wants to change that. The state representative, who represents Henry and Clayton counties...
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Lauren London and Nipsey Hussle

Lauren London Posts Heartbreaking Tribute to Nipsey Hussle After His Death

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6th October 1976: American soul singer Marvin Gaye (1939 - 1984) walking ahead of his Rolls Royce in Notting Hill, London

The U.S. Postal Service Issues a Stamp Honoring the Late, Great Marvin Gaye

Today you finally have the chance to put one of music's most influential recording artists of all time on every letter you send. The U.S. Postal Service has officially issued stamps honoring Marvin Gaye and they're instant classics you're sure to see everywhere very soon. The stamp, which went on...
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Nipsey Hussle performs onstage at the Warner Music Pre-Grammy Party at the NoMad Hotel on February 7, 2019 in Los Angeles, California.

West Coast Rap Star Nipsey Hussle Shot And Killed In Los Angeles

NBC News and multiple other sources are reporting that influential West Coast rap star Nipsey Hussle has died in Los Angeles . He was 33 years old. Nipsey Hussle was shot along with at least two other men in front of his own clothing store, The Marathon Clothing, located in L.A.'s Hyde Park...
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Atlanta OB-GYN Dr. Hedwige Saint-Lewis (r) is shown trying to convince Senator Brandon Beach to vote against the "Heartbeat Bill".

Georgia Legislature Passes HB481 Outlawing Most Abortions After 6 Weeks

The Georgia General Assembly has given final passage to the so-called "Heartbeat Bill", which would outlaw abortions when a fetal heartbeat is detected. That could be as-early-as 6-8 weeks according to medical professionals. The entertainment industry had threatened to boycott the state if the...
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Georgia Department of Transportation cameras capture the standoff on I-75 in Cobb County

Police Standoff with Armed Robbery Suspect Stalls I-75 in Atlanta

It all started around 8:30 Friday morning. A gunman walked into the Walmart at 210 Cobb Parkway and robbed it. More drama followed when Marietta Police say they came upon a vehicle matching the description of the robbery suspect. Click here to read more on the story.
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BREAKING NEWS: All Criminal Charges Against Empire Star Jussie Smollett DROPPED

All 16 charges against Empire star Jussie Smollett, who until very recently was facing the threat of imprisonment , have been dropped, according to TMZ. Details are light, but for now TMZ is reporting that Smollett and his lawyers went to court today, where the actor and singer surrendered his 10,...
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U.S. Sen. Kamala Harris campaigned in Georgia – making stops at two historic African-American institutions: Ebenezer Baptist Church and Morehouse College. Harris spoke on concepts of justice and truth – even when it’s uncomfortable.  She addressed issues of climate change, race, education, gun...
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Kamala Harris visits Ebenezer and Morehouse on stops in GA

U.S. Sen. Kamala Harris campaigned in Georgia on Sunday – making stops at two historic African-American institutions: Ebenezer Baptist Church and Morehouse College. Photo courtesy - Ebenezer Baptist Church / Richard DuCree During Sunday’s church service dedicated to the youth, the presidential...
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