Daily Archives: November 27, 2012

Teenager Killed Over Loud Music

By// Raven Craig Michael David Dunn, 45, was jailed Monday for shooting at a car full of teenagers after an argument over loud music. Seventeen-year-old ...

Native Americans Will Receive $3.4 Billion From Government

HELENA, Mont. — After nearly 17 years of courtroom arguments, congressional negotiations and Indian Country bickering, hundreds of thousands of Native Americans could see the ...

‘Friday’: The British Version

By// Raven Craig Everybody loves Friday, including the United Kingdom. British director Sebastian Thiel has re-created snippets of the original Friday film that will be released ...

Daycare Owner Jessica Tata Found Guilty of Murder

By// Raven Craig Jessica Tata has been sentenced to 80 years in prison for the felony murder conviction of a child killed in a fire at ...

“New” R&B Divas: Angie Stone and Sunshine Anderson

By// Raven Craig The TV One reality series R&B Divas is re-casting two singers for the upcoming season. Nicci Gilbert and Faith Evans will not be ...

Big bill for levee upkeep comes to New Orleans

By next hurricane season, the city will take control of much of a revamped protection system of levees.

Venus Williams returns to Family Circle

Organizers announced the 2004 Family Circle champion's commitment Tuesday.

Ad with cartoon president rejected in South Africa

South Africa's national broadcaster rejected an ad featuring a cartoon version of President Jacob Zuma.

Rice’s star rises as congressional opposition dims

U.N. Ambassador Susan Rice tries to could succeed Hillary Rodham Clinton as secretary of state.

JET Interviews Comic Shop Owner Terry Gant for NaNoWriMo

By// Chandler Rollins November  is National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo), so decided to seek out exemplary African-Americans in the publishing business. Enter Terry Gant, ...

Vh1 Begins Casting For Forthcoming TLC Biopic

VH1 is casting the roles of Tionne “T-Boz” Watkins, Lisa “Left Eye” Lopes and Rozonda “Chilli” Thomas, for a full-length TV movie based on the ...

Danish Theater Cancels Amy Winehouse Play

A play about Amy Winehouse that was to premiere in Denmark in January has been canceled after the late British singer's family blocked its use ...

Meet Mateo, Interscope’s New R&B Darling

JET catches up with Mateo, Interscope's up and coming R&B singer who has airwaves buzzing.

Pot-enjoying Ohio defendant agrees to quit

Nineteen-year-old Damaine Mitchell got credit for time served for marijuana possession, ending that case.