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« on: April 12, 2019, 09:53:30 AM »
Growing up in the projects of Queens, Raheem Lewis was an angry young man surrounded by drugs and violence.
“I was a bad individual. I was just always angry, and I didn’t know why I had the anger,” he tells The Post. “I was just a mad kid.”
Then one day, he was handed an unlikely lifeline: yoga.
In 2012, Lewis found himself on a yoga mat with two friends after local activist Erica Ford sent them to a class to keep them out of trouble.
« on: April 12, 2019, 09:02:07 AM »
I like to call the Golden Bears...
The Golden Grizzlies
Miles College has officially released its 2019 football schedule as the Golden Bears look to win a Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference title for a second consecutive season.
The Chicago Classic is cool and all but I'm glad we are finally playing back AT Miles campus versus some classic all out of the doggone way. With only 2 hours between Miles and Da'House, I don't like taking this matchup so far from either campus. But, I digress.... see yall on Sep. 14.
« on: April 12, 2019, 08:39:13 AM »
A five-year investigation supported the officers claims of racism
Three Black New York detectives who had sued the NYPD’s Intel Division for discrimination were awarded a $700,000 settlement.
Jon McCollum, Theodore Coleman and Roland Stephens accused the division’s commanding officer, Chief Thomas Galati, of systematic discrimination for bypassing them in favor of promoting white, less qualified, colleagues, according to The New York Daily News. The detectives, two of whom are retired while the third, Coleman, is deceased, also named Galati’s predecessor, former Deputy Commissioner David Cohen, in the 2017 suit. Both Galati and Cohen are white.
Read on: https://thegrio.com/2019/04/10/black-detectives-win-lawsuit-nypd/
« on: April 11, 2019, 02:16:11 PM »
Woman connected in pastor’s shooting death a ‘certified anger management specialist’
COLLIERVILLE, Tenn. – New details are emerging about the woman connected to the slaying of a Memphis pastor and injuring his wife at a Collierville apartment complex Thursday night.
Mississippi Boulevard Christian Church announced that Pastor Brodes Perry had died Friday, but didn’t specify how he died.
Collierville police have charged Latoshia Daniels with first-degree murder, in addition to attempted murder and other charges, but have not released the victims' names.
The Commercial Appeal is reporting that sources have confirmed Daniels was charged in connection with the shooting.
Listen to this commentary...OH MY!
« on: April 08, 2019, 11:12:10 AM »
Jennifer Hart drove her six children to their deaths as her wife looked up how much they would suffer, a jury says
As the car was in motion, Sarah was busy with the searches:
"How easily can I overdose on over the counter medications?"
"Can 500mg of Benadryl kill a 125lb woman?"
"How long does it take to die from hypothermia while drowning in a car?"
They intended to kill their 6 children, jury finds
The horrifying details emerged Thursday after a coroner's jury unanimously ruled that Jennifer and Sarah Hart intended to die along with their six adopted children: Markis, 19, Jeremiah and Abigail, both 14, Devonte, 15, Hannah, 16, and Ciera, 12.
« on: April 05, 2019, 09:47:30 AM »
How come yall cannot visit the Grand Canyon WITHOUT falling in? What in ice blue heyal are yall doing out there? Seriously?
CNN)A 67-year-old man died after falling over the edge of the Grand Canyon, bringing the number to three deaths at the popular tourist destination in the past eight days.
The visitor fell Wednesday near the Yavapai Geology Museum, which is on the South Rim in Grand Canyon Village, according to the National Park Service.
Last week, two people died while visiting the canyon.
On Thursday, a man from Hong Kong was taking pictures at an overlook when he slipped and fell, according to the Grand Canyon West.
The man, who was in his late 50's, was part of a tour group visiting the Eagle Point observation area at Grand Canyon West and was apparently taking a selfie, according to David Leibowitz, a spokesman for Eagle Point
« on: April 04, 2019, 11:20:58 AM »
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« on: March 29, 2019, 12:03:06 PM »
An Arby’s worker has been fired and arrested after an altercation with a customer turned fatal. According to Tulsa World, 25-year-old Deionna Young was working in an Arby’s drive-through when Desean Tallent came through. Police say Young was the manager of the Tusla, Oklahoma location and got into an unspecified altercation with Tallent, who then spit on her and threatened her.
Tulsa World reports that Tallent returned an hour later and Young chased him out of the parking lot where he’d retreated in his own car. Young was armed and shot into Tallent’s car, killing him, according to police.
« on: March 28, 2019, 03:23:32 PM »