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The report states that Black defendants awaiting trial remain jailed at a rate 25 percent higher than white offenders. The reason basically boils down to who can afford to post bail.
Lora, who is due to give birth to her first son on Father’s Day, aims to provide financial support for Black fathers to help them play a more active role.
Kendrick Lamar has joined BMI’s impressive roster of hitmakers, as the leading performing rights organization signed the award-winning rapper.

The disturbing message was in response to a customer’s complaint over a ride refund
R&B singer Peabo Bryson was listed in stable condition after suffering a mild heart attack over the weekend, a representative for the two-time Grammy-winner said Monday.
Michigan has had enough of the BBQ Beckys of the word and folks whose racial profiling has led to the police-involved injury or death of numerous, non-violent and unarmed Black folks.

Deonte Taylor, 36, of St. Louis, Mo., was charged with with trying to hire a hitman to kill his former student and his family.
Summer Grant says her fourth and second grade daughters Summara and Summaia, went to Chapel Hill Christian School in Akron, Ohio, for years.
Katt Williams failed to show up in court to contest a three-year-old lawsuit filed by one of his fans.

DMX is scheduled to play one of the lead detectives in 'Chronicle of a Serial Killer.'
NBA star Hassan Whiteside.The Miami Heat center claims he wired $2.75 million to Avenatti in January 2017 after negotiating a settlement with his ex-girlfriend, but she never got it.
A former Delaware State University employee says she is guilty of taking more than $70,000 in bribes to help out-of-state students reduce their tuition bill by falsely identify them as in-state students.
The ex-con who was shot alongside rapper Nipsey Hussle last month has been released from jail following his arrest for parole violation. Kerry Lathan, 56, was one of two men wounded when the beloved West Coast icon was fatally shot outside his Marathon clothing store in South Los Angeles on March 31.
 Kodak Black is finally a free man following his arrest last week on drug and gun charges while coming across the Canada-U.S. border near Niagara Falls.Reuters reports that on Wednesday, the rapper (whose real name is Bill Kapri), was...
A Florida deputy has been ordered to surrender his gun and badge after he was filmed banging the head of a pepper-sprayed Black high schooler against the ground.
Hennessy has pledged to give $10 million to the Thurgood Marshall College Fund for its first-ever graduate fellowship program to support students at historically Black colleges and universities.
Rapper G Herbo has been released from jail following his arrest in Georgia on a simple battery charge connected to an assault on his baby mama.
Jay-Z is set to re-open New York’s Webster Hall by turning up and showing out with a performance of his rare B-sides.The intimate show is set to go down Friday, April 26, and will be the rap icon’s first concert at the historic East Village venue after an extensive renovation, Page Six reports.
LiveNation announced the launch of “Femme It Forward,” as part of its new multi-platform series of all-female concerts and events presented by Live Nation Urban and designed to “spotlight the entertainment industry’s most creative and accomplished female visionaries, both on the stage and behind the scenes.
Nas and Mary J. Blige are combining their Black star power and hitting the road as co-headliners for the first time this summer.The dynamic duo will takeover 22 cities across U.S. and Canada, kicking off July 11 in West Palm Beach, FL, Complex reports.