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MIAMI - Rapper Bizzle was killed in a shooting outside a carwashing business on NW 7th Avenue and NW 54th Street Monday night, witnesses on the scene said...
TheGrio spoke to Nicholas Perkins, President of Perkins Management Services, about his experiences starting out, what he learned along the way and his belief that entrepreneurs must take responsibility for others.
NBC LATINO - Dr. Keivan Stassun, a professor of Astronomy at Vanderbilt University in Nashville Tennessee has developed a program in conjunction with Fisk University to increase the number of black and Latino PhD's in the U.S.

theGRIO REPORT - President Obama’s absence at the NAACP convention in Houston this week raised questions amongst black leaders, black voters and the media...
CHICAGO - A woman is suing a Chicago restaurant and its employee for $50,000 after she claims she was violently thrown through a glass door for requesting extra packets of sauce...
Sony Entertainment and Berry Gordy confirmed Tuesday that they will be teaming up to bring the legendary Motown story to Broadway in 2013...

Police say that Michael Terron Daniel claimed to be on 'bad trip' and began attacking his roommates. Daniel then attacked a dog that belonged to one of his roommates...
CHICAGO - An Ashburn Elementary School coach is being sued by the mother of a 14-year-old girl he allegedly fondled and sent sexually suggestive text messages.
MIAMI - A good Samaritan agreed to pay the bills of a woman set alight by her estranged boyfriend, according to reports...

The Huffington Post reports at the Montana's State Republican convention this weekend there was a poster of President Obama on the side of a bullet-ridden outhouse...
A new study published in the journal, Child Development may have uncovered a link between childhood obesity and poor math performance.
PHILADELPHIA - A nine-year-old girl was abducted by a naked man in her Feltonville home and sexually assaulted, police say...
theGRIO REPORT - A Harvard University PhD candidate has conducted a study that may explain why polling data in political races with black candidates has been so unpredictable...
CONNECTICUT - A Waterbury middle school teacher is accused of making an inappropriate remark to a student.
Former President Bill Clinton made fun of Rep. Allen West (R-Fla.) Monday night for saying that dozens of House Democrats are members of the Communist party.
The Center for Constitutional Rights has filed a lawsuit on behalf of a group of inmates at Pelican Bay, a federal prison in California. The lawsuit charges that the 23.5 hours per day they prisoners are forced to serve ...
theGRIO REPORT - Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick talked about his relationship with his predecessor and current Republican candidate for president, Mitt Romney on MSNBC’s 'Morning Joe'...
Kanye West is releasing a new 80's inspired Nike Air Yezzy II sneaker. The shoe is already a must have amongst some celebrities...
ALBANY, N.Y. - Nearly 150 years after the last fusillade of the Civil War, historians, authors and museum curators are still finding new topics to explore as the nation commemorates the sesquicentennial of America's bloodiest conflict....
theGRIO REPORT - Plessy, who was considered Creole, and his case (Plessy v. Ferguson) would set in motion a series of legal battles that would change history for African-Americans for decades...