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2 Charged After Dad Killed Defending Young Son From Theft

[ad_1] JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — Police have arrested two people after the fatal stabbing of a New Jersey man who relatives say was trying to defend his 8-year-old son from being robbed. Detectives arrested 19-year-old Nasir Day, of Newark, on Thursday, two days after police found 30-year-old Jose Malave in the doorway of his Jersey City apartment. Day is charged with murder, armed burglary and weapon offenses. He remains in custody and it is not clear whether he has a lawyer to comment on his behalf. A 17-year-old also is charged with murder. Family members told The Jersey Journal Malave’s son had been...

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Hypocrite? Wendy Williams Criticizes Kenya Moore Over ‘Fake’ Marriage

[ad_1] Wendy Williams is taking a dig at Kenya Moore’s marriage to Marc Daly, even though her own marriage is rumored to be rocky. On a recent episode of the Real Housewives of Atlanta, Moore told her co-stars that her marriage is in trouble because her husband is living in New York while she remains in Atlanta. She also revealed that Daly is a private person and doesn’t want his personal life invaded by the media and Bravo’s cameras. Wendy took advantage of Moore’s emotional moment by criticizing the ‘RHOA’ star for not having a real marriage. “You live in Atlanta, your man...

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Hypocrite? Wendy Williams Criticizes Kenya Moore Over ‘Fake’ Marriage

[ad_1] Wendy Williams is taking a dig at Kenya Moore’s marriage to Marc Daly, even though her own marriage is rumored to be rocky. On a recent episode of the Real Housewives of Atlanta, Moore told her co-stars that her marriage is in trouble because her husband is living in New York while she remains in Atlanta. She also revealed that Daly is a private person and doesn’t want his personal life invaded by the media and Bravo’s cameras. Wendy took advantage of Moore’s emotional moment by criticizing the ‘RHOA’ star for not having a real marriage. “You live in Atlanta, your man...

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Dave Chappelle Teases New Comedy Special On Netflix

[ad_1] We don’t have to tell you that 2017 is damn near a wrap. But before it’s completely out the door, get ready for “Equanimity” which is Dave Chappelle’s third comedy special coming exclusively to Netflix. “The Age of Spin: Dave Chappelle Live at the Hollywood Palladium” and “Deep in the Heart of Texas: Dave Chappelle Live at Austin City Limits” debuted earlier this year. The two earlier shows were the first concert specials for Chappell in 12 years. The specials are from Chappelle’s personal vault: Dave Chappelle: “The Age of Spin” was filmed at The Palladium in Los Angeles in March 2016,...

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Fantasia Returns With First Holiday Album ‘Christmas After Midnight’

[ad_1] Fantasia is back with a new album, a new record label and a fresh nationwide tour for the holidays. The singer not only released her first yuletide album, “Christmas After Midnight.” The set doubles as the first project under her Rock Soul Entertainment banner via Concord Records. She’ll support the project with a national tour that launches in Dallas on Nov. 19. “Now that Rock Soul is completely my baby and my vision, I’m going to do things I’ve always wanted to do,” says the “American Idol” champ, “without feeling like I can’t look or sing a certain way. Everything happens for...

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Hospital Patient Escapes To Prove He Can Behave Properly

[ad_1] HONOLULU (AP) — A man who acknowledges killing a woman nearly 40 years ago said he needed to plot and carry out his escape from a Hawaii psychiatric hospital to prove that he could behave properly out in the community. Randall Saito told San Francisco television station KGO-TV in an interview that the Hawaii State Hospital wouldn’t give him a chance. He says every time he applied for release, officials made him “sound like a bad guy.” “I decided I needed to escape and prove that I’m on my own,” Saito said in an interview at a jail in Stockton, California....

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Rev. Jesse Jackson Discloses Parkinson’s Disease Diagnosis

[ad_1] CHICAGO (AP) — The Rev. Jesse Jackson says he’s been seeking outpatient care for two years for Parkinson’s disease and plans to “dedicate” himself to physical therapy. In a Friday letter to supporters, the 76-year-old says family and friends noticed a change in him about three years ago and he could no longer ignore symptoms. He says the diagnosis isn’t a sign to stop working but a “signal” to make “lifestyle changes” to slow progression of the chronic neurological disorder that causes movement difficulties. The civil rights icon also released a Northwestern Medicine letter saying he was diagnosed in 2015 and has...

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Killings Of Transgender People Increase In Black Community

[ad_1] NEW YORK (AP) — At least 25 transgender people in the United States have been homicide victims so far this year, the highest annual total on record, according to advocacy groups that have been monitoring the grim phenomenon and seeking ways to reduce the toll. The Human Rights Campaign, in a report released Friday, calculated that 102 transgender people have been killed in the U.S. over the past five years — including 25 this year. Its report, jointly sponsored by the Trans People of Color Coalition, was issued ahead of Monday’s annual Transgender Day of Remembrance observations, commemorating the hundreds...

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Philadelphia Man Laid To Rest With Cheesesteaks

[ad_1] PLAINS, Pa. (AP) — A man who always joked that he didn’t want to venture into the afterlife hungry got his wish when he was buried with two cheesesteaks from his favorite sandwich shop — Pat’s King of Steaks in Philadelphia. According to his grandson, Dominic Lussi, when asked what he wanted to take with him when he died, Richard Lussi replied, “What do you think? Pat’s cheesesteak!” “No onions,” his grandson said he would say, “because they’ll come back to haunt me.” The 76-year-old father of four died of heart complications on Oct. 10. Richard Lussi, from Plains Township, was a rabid...

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LL Cool J Has A New Hip-Hop Channel Called ‘Rock The Bells’!

[ad_1]   LL Cool J exclusively announces on The Talk that he is launching his own classic hip-hop channel Rock The Bells on SiriusXM radio. “We’re launching a classic hip-hop station on SiriusXM called ‘Rock The Bells Radio,’ he shared. “It’s going to be a place where the OG’s can share their legacy and the new G’s can actually meet and learn about the OG’s. You’ll actually be able to ride in the car with your kids, and enjoy the music that you grew up on and at the same time they’ll be able to learn a little something. So it’s going to be...

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