Daily Archives: February 16, 2016

Barksdale, Inspiration Behind ‘The Wire’ Dies

Former Baltimore gangster inspired characters on the hit television series

Night Cap: Drake, Lil Wayne & More

From "Kimmel" to "Fallon," they were all over the late night talk show circuit

Rihanna and Lauryn Hill Miss Grammys

Find out why the two couldn't make it

Prosecutor Sought in Laquan McDonald Case

Cite "conflict of interest" with state's attorney's involvement in case

‘The Breaks’ Picked Up by VH1

Hip-hop drama series will premiere later this year

Comic Tackles Tamir Rice & Oregon Militia

Check out "Divided States of America"

Lead Poisoning: The Real Health Risks

The health dangers Flint residents face

Idris Elba is Reckless in ‘Bastille Day’ Trailer

There's action and conspiracy as Elba takes things into his own hands

Boutros Boutros-Ghali Dead at 93

Boutros-Ghali was Africa's first UN secretary general

Report: Blacks Choose Low-Paying Majors

Decision greatly contributes to income gap.

Jay Rock of TDE Injured in Motor Accident

Grammy night was triumphant and tragic for TDE

Video: Man Arrested Over Student Loan Debt

U.S. Marshals showed up with guns to his doorstep over a $1,500 student loan

‘Alright’: Kendrick Lamar Rocks Grammys

The rapper was the focal point of a show filled with tributes