Surveillance Footage Captures New York Producer Jahade Chancey’s Murder

  A manhunt is underway after 23-year-old Staten Island producer Jahade Chancey was killed at his recording studio this past weekend. The studio’s doorbell camera captured the incident, which begins with two armed men crossing the street and preparing to ring the doorbell. One of the men, armed with an assault rifle, is shown ringing the doorbell and waiting for Chancey to answer. Once Chancey answers, the man starts firing his weapon while the second man starts shooting his pistol. After multiple shots, the two are seen fleeing the scene.…

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MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. FAMILY VISITS GRAVE IN ATLANTA … For MLK Day Remembrance

Martin Luther King Jr.‘s loved ones paid their respects to the legendary Civil Rights leader … on the day America honors the man whose dream for equality in the country is still being fought for today. MLK’s sister, Christine King Farris, her son Isaac Newton Farris Jr. and MLK’s daughter Bernice King were among the family members who placed a wreath beside the tombstone he shares with his wife, Coretta Scott King. Getty The family gathered at the King Center in Atlanta for this year’s Community Commemorative Service. The MLK Day holiday — in honor of…

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IRS Delays The Start Of Tax Filing Season Until February 12th

The IRS recently confirmed that the start of the 2021 tax filing season has now been delayed until early February. @FOX5Atlanta reports, many Americans are not going to like the recent news from the Internal Revenue Service. The IRS has decided to officially delay the start of tax filing season until February 12, 2021—which also pushes back the date when the tax agency will begin accepting and processing 2020 tax year returns. The IRS stated that the start date for individual tax return filers will allow them time to do additional programming and testing following…

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Black Female Security Guard Arrested, Fired For Punching Trump Supporter in Self-Defense

Ashanti Smith, a 28-year old security guard from Washington, DC, has been charged with assault for punching a Trump supporter on the night before the infamous Capitol riot. She was arrested and relieved from her job even though she acted in defense. Ashanti, who was unarmed and on break from her security job at that time, said she was acting in self-defense. In the raw video footage, Smith can be seen among the large group of protesters who were screaming racial slurs when some questioned who she was with.   “They…

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Program Aims to Help 10,000 Black Business Owners Get PPP Loans

Nationwide — The third round of PPP funding will aim to guarantee that thousands of African American entrepreneurs will get a fair chance. This comes after the first two rounds disproportionately left out thousands of minority-owned businesses in underserved communities. One new method that has been implemented to help ensure that more Black business owners will be included is that priority for the loans has been given to smaller, community-based lenders that are based in underprivileged urban areas.   At least one confirmed Black-owned firm, Diversity City Media, has partnered with…

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Los Angeles Becomes First County to Top 1 Million COVID-19 Cases

According to reports, Los Angeles has become the first county to top over one million COVID-19 cases. News of this comes after it was reported that LA was reportedly gearing up for the “worst conditions” of the pandemic. This weekend, state officials noted Los Angeles became the first county in the United States to reach over 1 million confirmed cases of COVID-19. Along with that, state officials noted a variant of coronavirus made its way to LA. State department official Barbara Ferrer said, “The presence of the UK variant in Los…

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Trump to Reportedly Issue 100 Pardons on His Final Day In Office

Donald Trump’s final day in office as president is approaching, and he’s made it clear he isn’t going out without a bang. Late last year, Trump commuted many prison sentences and issued pardons but paused the moves ahead of the January 6 riots that found Trump supporters storming the capitol building. Now, it seems Trump is back on the path to issue more pardons, as reports surfaced saying he will issue around 100 more pardons and commutations. Trump’s last full day in office is on Tuesday, January 19, and that’s when…

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Don Lemon Comes Out As ‘Openly Black’ After Trump Supporter Shading Op-Ed Goes Viral

  The CNN journalist had a hearty laugh this weekend after a Mediate op-ed went viral on social media for a line about his very obvious race. Don retweeted the story titled “Don Lemon’s Remarks About Trump Voters and The Klan and Nazis Are a Slap in the Face to 74 Million Americans.” The story was in response to Don’s TRUTHFUL comments that Dorito devotees are on the same side as Nazis, Proud Boys, and alt-right supporters. Writer Tommy Christopher wrote, “Lemon — who is openly Black — responded by telling [Chris] Cuomo that ‘if you are on…

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Mississippi Man Wrongfully Sentenced to Death in 1994 Has Been Exonerated

According to reports, a man named Eddie Lee Howard was wrongfully convicted for the murder and rape of a Mississippi woman in 1994. Howard was accused of doing the acts to an 84-year-old woman named Georgia Kemp. Howard was previously linked to the crime by a doctor who reportedly compared Howard’s teeth to the bite marks found on Kemp’s body. However, after almost three decades, Mississippi’s Supreme Court ruled that the bite marks were not enough to link Howard to the murder of Kemp. Because of that, the case’s outcome…

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Army Vet Arrested After Shooting Black Girl at Trump Rally in Iowa

  According to reports, an Army veteran is being charged with attempted murder after shooting a teenage black girl during a heated confrontation at a Trump rally in Des Moines, Iowa, last month. Michael McKinney, 25, allegedly shot the 15-year-old in the leg after firing his gun into the car carrying the victim and three other girls. Investigators say a pro-Trump group clashed with the teens just before the shooting. As the teen got inside the vehicle, the far-right rallygoers hurled racial slurs at the teen girls. The rioters then…

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