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Trump’s Muslim Retweets Draw Fire From US & Abroad

[ad_1] WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump retweeted inflammatory videos from a fringe British political group Wednesday that purported to show violence being committed by Muslims, drawing quick condemnation from civil rights groups as well as a spokesman for British Prime Minister Theresa May. Trump retweeted videos from Jayda Fransen, deputy leader of Britain First, a far-right British group whose profile was elevated by Trump’s attention. May spokesman James Slack said Britain First seeks to divide communities through its use of “hateful narratives which peddle lies and stoke tensions.” He said “it is wrong for the president to have done this.” But May’s...

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Philando Castile’s Girlfriend Receives $800K Settlement

[ad_1] The city of St. Anthony, Minnesota that was responsible for hiring an officer who shot and killed a Black man during a traffic stop reached a settlement with Philando Castile‘s girlfriend and daughter who were in the car during the incident. CBS News reports, on Tuesday, November 29, 2017, the city council voted in favor of paying Diamond Reynolds and her 4-year-old daughter $675,000. In addition to that, she will receive $125,000 from the League of Minnesota Cities Insurance Trust and the city of Roseville where she was taken by police. According to officials from the city of St. Anthony, Reynolds filed...

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DMX Releases Official Cover Of ‘Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer’

[ad_1] Nothing screams holiday spirit like hearing DMX spit the lyrics to “Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer.” The gritty rapper first gave us a taste of the Christmas classic on Power 105.1 in 2012. Now he’s taking his holiday cheer to a new level with an official recorded track of the song released on the “Spotify Singles: Holiday” playlist. Check it out below. It’s probably everything you hoped for and more.   Like BlackAmericaWeb.com on Facebook. Follow us on Twitter and Instagram Sign Up For Our Newsletter! (Photo Credit: Associated Press) [ad_2] Source link ...

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FBI Black Identity Supremacists Documents Reveal Fear Of BLM Violence

[ad_1] A review of FBI documents from its surveillance of the Black Lives Matter collective reveals that the agency believed that “Black Identity extremists” would target the police and the 2016 presidential conventions, Al Jazeera reported. “The FBI assesses it is very likely Black Identity Extremists perceptions of police brutality against African Americans spurred an increase in premeditated retaliatory lethal violence against law enforcement and will likely serve as justification for such violence,” an Aug. 3 report from the agency stated. The U.S. Department of Homeland Security and the FBI had been monitoring BLM protests and circulated information in 2016 to law enforcement agencies...

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Phaedra Parks Is Ready To Get Back In The Game Of Love

[ad_1] Three years after filing for divorce from Apollo Nida, Phaedra Parks is back on the market and ready to find love. In an interview with Us Weekly, the ex-Real Housewives Of Atlanta star explains, “I’m not dating anyone seriously. I’ve been on a few dates.” She continued, “I think I’m hot on the market.” Totally feeling herself and not ashamed of it, Parks has some requirements when looking for the man of her dreams. “I’m looking for a lot of things. I love to be pampered, but also like to have a divorce conversation.” I also love an attractive man, so there’s that as...

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Beyoncé Is Launching Her Own Line Of Holiday Gifts!

[ad_1] Queen B aka Beyonce is getting into the gift-giving spirit of the holidays by coming out with her own line of gifts! Page Six reports, the singer is selling everything from onesies to hoodies using the phrase, “I Sleigh All Day,” “Slay Bells,” “Holidayonce,” “Have A Thicc Holiday” and “Sis the Season.” With names like that, who wouldn’t want to buy that! On sale on Beyonce.com prices range from $35 to $55. “Sis the season” to be jolly, swipe a hoodie or a onesie for the Queen B fan in your life! https://shop.beyonce.com/ Like BlackAmericaWeb.com on Facebook. Follow us on Twitter and Instagram The Carters: Beyonce, Blue Ivy, &...

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Bannon To Campaign For Embattled Moore In Alabama

[ad_1] Former White House strategist Steve Bannon told CNN Tuesday he is going to campaign for Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore at a rally in the state next week, making a strong show of support for the embattled Republican a week before the special election. The announcement came hours after The Associated Press reported that Bannon, who had not campaigned for Moore since days before the Sept. 26 Republican runoff, had no plans to campaign for Moore. Two Bannon associates had told The Associated Press that Bannon was not planning to return to Alabama before the Dec. 12 election. The associates spoke...

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Supreme Court Takes Off Case About Privacy In Digital Age

[ad_1] WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is taking up a case about privacy rights that could limit the government’s ability to track Americans’ movements in the digital age. The justices are hearing an appeal Wednesday from Timothy Carpenter. He was sentenced to 116 years in prison after being convicted of robbing electronics stores in Michigan and Ohio. Records from cellphone towers near the stores helped place Carpenter in the vicinity of the crimes. The big issue is whether police must get a search warrant to look at the records. Rights groups and technology experts are among those who have joined Carpenter...

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Navy releases new timeline of hours before Argentine sub went missing

[ad_1] Ships and aircraft still are scouring the South Atlantic for the ARA San Juan and its 44 crew members, which disappeared November 15 a few hundred kilometers off Argentina's coast.The Argentine navy had previously said the vessel's captain reported a short-circuit in the vessel's battery system shortly before the last known contact. On Tuesday, the navy released new details, including the times and contents of the vessel's communications with a command base.November 15, 12:30 a.m.: The sub's captain calls his land-based commander by satellite phone, saying that seawater has entered the vessel's "snorkel," a tube that reaches the surface...

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Huggy Lowdown: Eli Don’t Cry, Dry Your Eyes!

[ad_1] Your browser does not support iframes. 11/29/17- NY Giants’ fans are angry that Eli Manning wasn’t starting in last nights football game. He even looked emotional on the field when he wasn’t playing first, but Huggy thinks he ought to be thankful for still having a job! Like BlackAmericaWeb.com on Facebook. Follow us on Twitter and Instagram Celebrities That Have Taken A Knee 14 photos Launch gallery 5. Jesse Williams 5 of 14 10. Samuel L. Jackson So...

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