Soraya Joseph

Avatar
64 POSTS 0 COMMENTS
 Former Chicago police sergeant Eddie Hicks, who managed to spend nearly 15 years on the run, was found guilty on multiple corruption charges.A 30-year police veteran Hicks was convicted of extortion, bribery, racketeering, drug conspiracy, theft of government funds...
A New Jersey teenager helped rescue an alleged kidnap victim from inside of a locked car trunk after hearing noises from the vehicle during a morning walk.Kayla Rose, 17, was walking her dog before school on Thursday morning, when...
This past weekend, NBA Hall of Famer Shaquille O'Neal celebrated the opening of his first restaurant in Los Angeles, Shaquille at LA Live and like its owner, the opening was bigger than life.The retired basketball legend and sports analyst celebrated...

New York state assemblywoman Crystal Peoples-Stokes and other Black lawmakers in the state are blocking a push to legalize recreational marijuana, urging that Gov. Andrew Cuomo's proposal be revised to better benefit African Americans before approval.According to the city's...
Oklahoma City Thunder star Russell Westbrook got into a heated verbal altercation with a Utah Jazz fan on Monday, resulting in Westbrook using profanity against the fan and his wife. But the 6'3" point guard says the fan is...
 A former bishop of the Archdiocese of Baltimore has been barred from taking part in any ministry activity in that jurisdiction after allegations of sexual misconduct surfaced against him, according to church officials.Bishop Gordon Bennett, who was auxiliary bishop...

 Georgia Democrat Stacey Abrams recently made it known that a 2020 presidential run just may be in her future.After her narrow loss in the Georgia governor’s race back in November of last year, Stacey Abrams took to Twitter on...
 Jussie Smollett is maintaining his innocence despite being indicted by a grand jury on Friday on 16 separate counts of disorderly conduct.Mark Geragos, an attorney for the Empire star, released a statement to PEOPLE, on behalf of the actor:“The...
 R.Kelly was released from a Chicago jail after turning himself in for the second time in nearly two weeks. According to CBS, Cook County sheriff's spokeswoman Sophia Ansari says she does not know who posted the $161,000 payment.Kelly's release...

Shane Bouchard, the Republican mayor of Lewiston, Maine, has stepped down from his position following leaked emails exposing him for making racist jokes.The Sun Journal reports that insensitive emails and texts from the former mayor of the second largest...
Sonia Mongol, the mother of an 8-year-old son alleges he was forced to urinate in front of his classroom and then told to wear a garbage bag, is seeking answers.In a press conference held on Friday, Mar. 8, Mongol...
Rayquan Borum, who was accused of the deadly shooting of Justin Carr during the 2016 protest in Charlotte, North Carolina was found guilty of second-degree murder in court on Friday, reports WBTV.Rayquan Borum, 24, was on trial for first-degree...
 Taraji P. Henson recently revealed that former Hollywood powerhouse Harvey Weinstein deterred her from landing a major role.The Empire actress says that the disgraced producer, who has faced countless allegations of sexual abuse, barred Henson from landing a major role...
 Gayle King recently switched roles and was a guest on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, shortly after her own sit-down and interview with R.Kelly aired.After her interview with the tumultuous R&B singer, The CBS This Morning host opened...
Jordan Nixon is only 17, but she's already hit the scholarship jackpot by being awarded $1.6 million in scholarship money.Nixon, who is a senior at Douglas County High school in Atlanta, Georgia, told CBS 46 that her goal is...
Actress Alfre Woodard returns to our screens in the lovable Netflix film Juanita and has an important message for women everywhere.During a recent sit down with PEOPLE, Woodard opened up about the importance of women prioritizing themselves instead of...
In light of International Women's Day, Kimora Lee Simmons Leissner announced that she is bringing back her formerly famous fashion line, Baby Phat, reports Page Six.The 43-year-old retired model turned mommy and mogul made the announcement via her Instagram....
Former NBA All-Star Kenny Anderson is currently being hospitalized after suffering a stroke, according to the New York Daily News.The retired 48-year-old New York player suffered a stroke over the weekend and was hospitalized Saturday. Anderson's wife of 12...
It's been nearly a month since Columbus, Ohio, resident and activist, Amber Evans went missing, but little progress has been made in determining just what happened to her.She was last seen on January 28, and her car was discovered abandoned...