The first footage from a new Jimi Hendrix biopic has been released online, featuring Andre Benjamin, aka Outkast’s Andre 3000, as Hendrix.
DNA test on fatherhood of Brandon Howard may actually match with Joe Jackson, Michael Jackson’s father – NY Daily News
DNA test on fatherhood of Brandon Howard may actually match with Joe Jackson, Michael Jackson’s father The test first made an alleged link to the King of Pop, but a source close to the Daily News said the Jackson patriarch is actually the father of Howard, who is believed to be referenced in Michael Jackson’s […]
Files released by the Chicago Catholic Archdiocese show decades of systematic secrecy and protection of pedophile priests.
By Jazelle Hunt NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA)—Although private schools are often lauded for providing a better education to students, the same can’t be said of private prisons, which house a disproportionate number of people of color, according to a report published in the latest issue of Radical Criminology, an online scholarly journal. “The overrepresentation […]
Michael Jackson’s Self-Professed Long Lost Son — Going Public with DNA Evidence … THURSDAY | TMZ.com
MICHAEL JACKSON SELF-PROFESSED LONG LOST SON Going Public with DNA Evidence … THURSDAY EXCLUSIVE Michael Jackson has a 31-year-old son — at least that’s what the man claims — and we’re told he plans to go public on Thursday with what he believes is ironclad DNA evidence. His name is Brandon Howard — the son […]
By Kara Brandeisky Special to the NNPA from ProPublica When the U.S. Supreme Court struck down a key part of the Voting Rights Act last June, justices left it to Congress to decide how to fix the law. But while Congress deliberates, activists are turning again to the courts: At least 10 lawsuits have the […]
(GIN)—Youth members of Zimbabwe’s ruling Zanu-PF party are running out of patience for land and jobs. They’ve reportedly told President Robert Mugabe they’re fed up and intend to seize land they say is due them since the launch of the land reform program in the year 2000. “We, together with the war veterans, played a […]
Senate Blocks Obama Civil Rights Nominee For Representing Death Row Inmate Mumia Abu-Jamal WASHINGTON — The Senate on Wednesday blocked the confirmation of Debo Adegbile, the former head of the NAACP Legal Defense Fund, to lead the Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division. via Senate Blocks Obama Civil Rights Nominee For Representing Death Row Inmate Mumia […]
The Senate Decides Being A Lawyer Disqualifies You From Holding A Legal Post WASHINGTON — Lawyers hoping for a political appointment in the future, take note: the U.S. Senate is now judging attorneys based on their representation of politically unpopular clients. In a move sure to rattle the legal community, a majority of senators voted […]
Venezuela’s Maduro breaks diplomatic links with Panama Protests against President Maduro have continued as Venezuela marks the first anniversary of the death of Hugo Chavez Venezuela’s President, Nicolas Maduro, has broken diplomatic relations and frozen economic ties with Panama. The decision comes after the Central American nation requested a meeting at the Organization of American […]
Early treatment ‘cures’ second US HIV-positive baby The human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) attacks the immune system US researchers have revealed another baby carrying the HIV virus, which leads to Aids, may have been cured through early treatment. Antiretroviral drugs were reportedly administered to the baby in California just four hours after birth. The unidentified nine-month-old […]