Category Archives: U.S.
Madonna was handed a defeat by the court today, with a judge shooting down a lawsuit she filed over the auctioning of several items plus correspondence between her and her former boyfriend, deceased rapper Tupac Shakur. Read the rest of this entry
Brennan Walker, 14-year-old black boy, a high school student in Michigan, was shot at by a white man when he knocked on the man’s house to ask for directions, On Thursday,
According to Miami Herald, Walker, a 14-year-old student at Rochester High School in Rochester Hills, Michigan, had missed his bus and decided to walk to school. When the teen got lost, he decided to ask for directions. Read the rest of this entry
Afro juju maestro Shina Peters’ wife of over 30 years, Sammie Peters, is reportedly down with cancer. She’s currently in the US receiving treatment.
This is the first photo of the 7 year old girl who survived a plane crashed which kill all family members on board .She is now being looked after by her grandparents – as incredible details of how she found help emerged. The seven-year-old used survival skills passed down by her father in order to trek through thick woodland looking for help. Read the rest of this entry
Christian Gomez, 23, (pictured left) has been arrested for decapitating his own mother’s head with an axe on New Year’s eve at her home in Tampa because she asked him to put some boxes away, Florida police say.
His brother called police to report the gruesome scene and when the police arrived, they discovered the headless body of 48 year old Maria Suarez-Cassagne (pictured right) near some garbage cans. Christian, who is said to be schizophrenic Read the rest of this entry
17 year old Leelah (Josh) Alcorn committed suicide on Sunday December 28th by walking in front of a tractor trailer and left a suicide note before he died. But when her mum reacted to her death on Facebook, she wrote something that many folks in the gay/transgender world are very upset about. First the mother said she was 16 when Leelah wrote she was 17. Read the rest of this entry
North Korea’s link to the internet was broken yesterday Monday 22nd Dec. 2914. This happened a day after they threatened to bomb the white house over a movie titled “The Interview,” according to NY Times.
A Strange thing happened to North Korea’s already tenuous link to the Internet on Monday: It broke. While perhaps a coincidence, the failure of the country’s computer connections began only hours after President Obama declared Friday that the United States would launch a “proportional response” to what he termed an act of “cybervandalism” against Sony Pictures. Read the rest of this entry
Charles Kondek (pictured left), a 45 year old police officer and a 17-year veteran of the local police department was shot and killed yesterday Dec. 21st in Tarpon Springs, Florida, by 23 year old Marco Antonio Parilla Jr (pictured right), a fugitive wanted for a parole violation. Read the rest of this entry
That your favourite Nollywood actress; “Mercy Johnson” has just been delivered of a “bouncing baby boy,” now has a second child. She gave birth exactly 12.49am (American time) today October 15th, 2014. at St Joseph Hospital, University of Maryland, Baltimore. Mother and child are said to be doing great! Big congrats to Mercy and her husband.
An anesthesiologist in Indiana, U.S. “shot his wife dead,” just some minutes after the last guest left their wedding party early on Sunday morning…this happened after an alleged alcohol fueled argument over a premarital agreement.
Dr. George Scott Samson, 54-year-old, is believed to have told his new wife, Kelly Ecker, 50-year-old, that she would “never get her hands on his money” during the wedding reception. Read the rest of this entry
A U.S. airstrike near Baghdad on Monday 15th September, 2014. marked a new phase in the fight against ISIS.
The airstrike southwest of the city appears to be the closest the U.S. airstrikes have come to the capital of Iraq since the start of the campaign against ISIS, a senior U.S. military official told CNN. And U.S. Central Command said in a statement that it was the first strike as part of “expanded efforts” to help Iraqi forces on the offensive against ISIS.