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Former NBA Star Lorenzen Wright’s Ex-Wife Arrested

[ad_1] There’s been an arrest in the murder case of NBA player Lorenzen Wright. Seven years after Wright’s bullet-riddled body was found decomposing in a Tennessee suburb, Sherra Wright Robinson, his ex-wife, was arrested Friday night in Riverside, Calif., reports Fox13. “Thank you Jesus! Thank you Jesus! They got her! They got her!’’ Lorenzen Wright’s mother, Deborah Marion, told a reporter. She added: “They need to bury her.’’ Marion said police confirmed the arrest to her. She said got a call from Memphis police and went with her family to police headquarters. Marion says a police official told her Sherra will be charged with first-degree murder. As we...

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Atlanta airport, power outage, holiday travel

[ad_1] ATLANTA (AP) — Minutes after its midnight deadline to get the electricity back on at the world’s busiest airport, Georgia Power announced early Monday that power had been fully restored to Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International, where more than 1,000 flights were grounded just days before the start of the Christmas travel rush. A sudden power outage caused by a fire in an underground electrical facility brought the airport to a standstill. Georgia Power said on its Twitter page that “Power has been restored on all concourses. 5,000+ meals are being delivered to passengers. Trains will be operational soon.” Passengers at the airport were...

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For One Maryland Family, Former KKK Member’s Apology Came Too Late

[ad_1] “You became my target at the time because I did not believe that people of different races should live together,” Rev. William Aitcheson. Would you accept an apology from a former Ku Klux Klan member who burned a cross on your lawn 40 years ago? Phillip and Barbara Butler are faced with this real-life question. Rev. William Aitcheson, a former high-ranking KKK member turned Roman Catholic priest, has apologized to the Butlers for terrorizing them by burning a cross on their lawn in College Park, Maryland in 1977. Aitcheson said he was “blinded by hate and ignorance,” according to his letter addressed to...

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Little Known Black History Fact: Ossie Davis

[ad_1] The late Ossie Davis would have been 100 years old today. The legendary, actor, author, playwright, poet, and civil rights activist was born on this day in 1917. Davis was born Raiford Chatman Davis in South Georgia’s Clinch County. Raised in the rural south, Davis and his family faced severe discrimination and threats from the likes of the Ku Klux Klan. At the urging of his family, he attended Howard University but dropped out after three years to pursue writing and drama as a career. After serving in the U.S. Army during World War II, Davis began used his training with...

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George Zimmerman Threatens Kill JAY-Z Trayvon Martin

[ad_1] Source: Hoch Zwei / Getty It’s not a secret that George Zimmerman is utter trash–and he continues to keep reminding us of that fact every chance he gets. In a recent interview with The Blast, the man who killed unarmed teenager Trayvon Martin said that he wants to kill JAY-Z because of his upcoming documentary series Rest in Power: The Trayvon Martin Story. He also claimed that he would feed the 4:44 rapper to the alligators too. Yeah, he tried it. Apparently, The Blast sat down with Zimmerman, who complained that two weeks ago the film’s production team, including its producer Michael Gasparro, made unannounced visits...

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Tina Knowles Lawson Beyonce Long Hair Instagram

[ad_1] Source: Johnny Nunez / Getty Does she wear a weave, or it all hers, or both? This is the question everyone is asking right now about Beyoncé! Apparently, her mother Tina Knowles-Lawson recently posted a pic on Instagram showing off her daughter’s long locks in a low ponytail, claiming all this growth was au natural. “INCHES!!!! So happy my baby’s hair grew back !! She is going to get me ,” the proud mama wrote in a caption.   Now clearly, this sparked a serious debate. Take a look at some of the comments: Shortly after, Queen Bey herself posted some pics of her hair as...

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