Black Children Are Dying From Senseless Of Violence In Birmingham

Ta’Narius “TJ” Moore, Jurnee Coleman and Kamille ‘Cupcake’ McKinney have all lost their lives to senseless acts of violence. A slew of unfortunate news has been breaking out of Birmingham and it begs the question, what is going on? In less than six months, three small children under the age of six have died from…

Leaders see West Philly store as model for community hub

Deadly Arctic blast is breaking records set more than 100 years ago PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A West Philadelphia community hub that’s helping clean up the streets is getting attention from local leaders who want to replicate the model. It’s helping revive a once depleted neighborhood. © Provided by Entercom Radio, LLC For the last…

White nationalists caught trying to film video in front of Emmett Till memorial

The Emmett Till Memorial Commission executive director said the group, carrying a neo-Confederate flag, appeared to be making a propaganda video. A group of people carrying a white nationalist flag were caught on camera Saturday attempting to film a video in front of the Emmett Till memorial in Sumner, Mississippi. Patrick Weems, executive director of…

The German Message to Black Soldiers in Watchmen’s

The pamphlet dropped from the sky reads: “Do you enjoy the same rights as white people do in America?” HBO’s Watchmen took viewers back to WWI’s Western front. In the scene, German planes drop propaganda leaflets over black American soldiers. The leaflets were one-hundred percent real; here’s what they read. The second episode of HBO’s…

John Witherspoon, Comedian And ‘Friday’ Star, Dead At 77

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — John Witherspoon, an actor and comedian best known for his role as Willie Jones in the “Friday” film franchise, died Tuesday at his home in Sherman Oaks. He was 77.In a message posted to Witherspoon’s Twitter account Tuesday night, the family confirmed his death.