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Cyntoia Brown is granted clemency after serving 15 years in prison

Cyntoia Brown is granted clemency after serving 15 years in prison

via:cnn   Cyntoia Denise Brown, a woman serving a life sentence for killing a man who bought her for sex when she was 16 years old, has been granted clemency, the Tennessee governor’s office said Monday. Brown, 30, will be released to parole supervision on August 7 after serving 15 years in prison, Gov. Bill Haslam’s office said in a statement. “This decision comes after […]

Bilal Ali

January 7th, 2019

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Joel Fitzgerald withdraws from consideration from Baltimore Police commissioner job

Joel Fitzgerald withdraws from consideration from Baltimore Police commissioner job

    Joel Fitzgerald, the Mayor Catherine Pugh’s choice to become Baltimore’s next police commissioner, has withdrawn from consideration for the job as his teenage son faces serious medical problems, the mayor’s office said. The move comes after the 13-year-old boy suffered a medical emergency late last week that prompted Pugh’s team to cancel a round of public meetings and Fitzgerald’s appearance Monday at a […]

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January 7th, 2019

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Golden Globes Winners List

Golden Globes Winners List

via:variety   Hosts Sandra Oh and Andy Samberg rang in the new year with some of Hollywood’s best and brightest at the 2019 Golden Globes ceremony Sunday night. See a full list of winners below. Best Motion Picture – Drama “Black Panther” “BlacKkKlansman” “Bohemian Rhapsody” (WINNER) “If Beale Street Could Talk” “A Star Is Born” Best Actress in a Motion Picture – Drama Glenn Close […]

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January 7th, 2019

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Will Smith & Jada Pinkett Smith share some details of the private relationship on “Red Table Talk”

Will Smith & Jada Pinkett Smith share some details of the private relationship on “Red Table Talk”

via:usatoday   Jada Pinkett Smith’s Facebook Watch series with daughter Willow Smith and mother Adrienne Banfield-Jones returned Monday with the first episode from the second half of Season 1, and fans got some red hot details about Pinkett Smith and husband Will Smith’s notoriously private relationship. A teaser released last week, in which Smith said his wife “cried for 45 days straight,” gave viewers the first glance […]

Bilal Ali

October 24th, 2018

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Baltimore Rapper Nick Breed Shot Dead at 24

Baltimore Rapper Nick Breed Shot Dead at 24

    Baltimore rapper Nick Breed has died. He was 24. The up-and-coming artist was shot in his hometown’s Allendale neighborhood on Oct. 21. According to the Baltimore Sun, he was taken on Sunday evening to the University of Maryland Shock Trauma Center and pronounced dead soon thereafter. Friends and family of Breed, whose real name was Dominic Grant, said he was an inspirational rapper who was […]

Bilal Ali

October 24th, 2018

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A 28-year-old woman charged in fatal stabbing  of a 27-year-old man

A 28-year-old woman charged in fatal stabbing of a 27-year-old man

    A 28-year-old woman has been charged in the fatal stabbing of a 27-year-old man, Baltimore police said. Police were called at 1:40 p.m. on Sunday to the 1600 block of Bruce Court after receiving information about a stabbing victim. Officers found a man with apparent stab wounds, police said. The victim, identified as Antoine Ennels, was taken to Shock Trauma for treatment, but […]

Bilal Ali

October 24th, 2018

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Explosive Devices Found in Mail Sent to Hillary Clinton and Obama

Explosive Devices Found in Mail Sent to Hillary Clinton and Obama

via.thenewyorktimes       Two explosive devices were found in mail sent to the offices of former President Barack Obama and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, a law enforcement official said Wednesday. The devices were similar to one found on Monday at the home of the billionaire philanthropist George Soros, the official said.   One device was found on Wednesday morning by a technician […]

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October 24th, 2018

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11 Shot, 7 Shootings, 3 Dead in Violent Tuesday

11 Shot, 7 Shootings, 3 Dead in Violent Tuesday

    Baltimore City Police are investigating seven separate shootings that left eight people injured and three men dead. The incidents started before 2am and at just after 6pm, the city had seen nine people shot Tuesday. The first shooting happened at approximately 1:40 a.m., in Northwest Baltimore. Officers responded to the 5300 block of Cordelia Avenue for a report of a shooting, there they […]

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October 17th, 2018

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Man killed while delivering food in Catonsville, police say

Man killed while delivering food in Catonsville, police say

  A 42-year-old food delivery driver was killed in Catonsville, Baltimore County police said. Police were called around 8 p.m. Monday about an unconscious person in the 900 block of Vanderwood Road in the Westview Park area. Officers found 42-year-old Idrissa Derme, of Baltimore City, dead of at least one gunshot wound, police said. Police said Derme was delivering food when he was shot and […]

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October 17th, 2018

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7 Baltimore officers investigated in corruption case

7 Baltimore officers investigated in corruption case

via:Baltimoresun   Seven Baltimore police officers are under internal investigation in connection with a corrupt task force whose exposure has roiled the troubled department. According to a report in The Baltimore Sun, internal affairs commander Lt. Col. LaTonya Lewis told City Council members Wednesday few details about the internal cases involving the Gun Trace Task Force. He did say two other officers were investigated and […]

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October 11th, 2018

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