Rapper Mystikal Charged with Rape in Louisiana

Police in Shreveport, Louisiana, are searching for rapper Mystikal for his involvement in a sexual assault that took place last year. He has been charged with rape. via KSLA: Sources say the allegation stems from an incident at a Shreveport casino. The rapper was in Shreveport-Bossier last year for the “Legends of Southern Hip-Hop” concert Investigators reportedly collected evidence at the …

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Yikes! 21-Year-Old Tries to Carjack Three Football Players, Catches a Beatdown Instead [Photo]

21-year-old Angelo Martinez THOUGHT he was going to carjack three football players as they were leaving practice. He asked the men for a ride — and they agreed — but before they all arrived at the drop-off point Angelo decided to pull a gun on the men and demanded they get out of the car.   They got out of …

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There’s a Petition Going Around to Replace a Confederate Monument in Virginia with a Statue of Missy Elliott

Do you think confederate monuments should come down? Do you think Missy Elliott deserves a statue in her honor? Well, now you can support both ideas at the same time! Nathan Coflin started a Change.org petition to replace a Confederate monument in Portsmouth, Va. with a Missy Elliott statue. Melissa Arnette Elliott — aka Missy — was born in Portsmouth in 1971. …

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Blac Chyna Reportedly Tried to Steal Rob Kardashian’s Range Rover While Leaving Their Custody Negotiation Meeting

Blac Chyna and Rob Kardashian met together with their attorneys on Friday to discuss custody arrangements for baby Dream — but things didn’t go so well. According to two eyewitnesses, Chyna tried to carjack Rob’s Range Rover as she left the building. via TMZ: Here’s what happened. Chyna and her team of 5 lawyers, including Lisa Bloom, showed up at the …

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Jay-Z and Beyoncé Close on a Stunning $90 Million Mansion

Jay-Z and Beyoncé have reportedly closed on a gorgeous $90 million mansion in Bel-Air. via L.A. Times: Completed this year, the sprawling showplace comprises six structures with approximately 30,000 square feet of interior space. Expansive patios and terraces create an additional 10,000 square feet of living space outdoors. Amenities include spa and wellness facilities, a media room and four outdoor …

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Civil Rights Activist and Comedian Dick Gregory Dead at 84

Comedian, actor, writer and famed civil right activist Dick Gregory died Saturday night in Washington D.C. via TMZ: Gregory began his career as a comedian while serving in the the military in the ’50s, and went on to be a prominent figure during the Civil Rights Movement in the ’60s … which his comedy and political satire reflected. He’s widely …

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Jay-Z Explained What He Meant Behind That ‘Money Phone’ Line and Future Is Still Upset, Fires off Some Shady Tweets

Jay-Z pissed off a lot of rappers when he dismissed the ever-popular ‘money phone’ in “The Story of O.J.” “Y’all holdin’ money to your ear / There’s a disconnect, we don’t call that money over here,” he rapped. Since then, Future, Drake, and other rappers have taken to social media to fire back — but Jay doesn’t understand why. In …

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Kourtney Kardashian Is Reportedly Preparing to Enroll in Law School

While her youngest sister is set to become a billionaire by slinging lip gloss, Kourtney Kardashian has reportedly set her sights on law school. via Radar Online: “She probably doesn’t have to work for the rest of her life, but that’s not how she rolls,” an insider told Radar. “She’s always wanted to go back to school and nearly signed up …

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Good Deed: High School Kids Spend Six-Weeks Restoring the Gravestones of 19th Century African-Americans

A group of seven high school kids in Brooklyn spent several weeks restoring dozens of burial plots belonging to 19th century African-Americans. The teenagers refurbished a total of 71 gravestones over a period of six weeks in a section of Green-Wood Cemetery devoted to free Black people. via NYDN: “It looked like your stereotypical Halloween scene, if you will,” said …

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Russell Simmons Writes an Open Letter to Donald Trump: ‘Wake the F*ck Up’

Russell Simmons still has hope that his pal Donald Trump will ‘wake the f*ck up’ and show the world he’s a better person than the one we’ve watched terrorize our country for the last seven months. He penned an open letter to the Donald, urging him to do better. Dear President Trump, Remember when, from the behind the scenes, you …

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