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T.I. & Atlanta’s Ebenezer Baptist Church Collab For End Mass ...

(AllHipHop News) In April, Clifford “T.I.” Harris partnered with New Birth Missionary Baptist Church to bail out 23 non-violent offenders from jail in Georgia. The emcee/activist is now working with another Atlanta area church to address the American justice system. T.I. is taking part in Ebenezer Baptist Church’s three-day End Mass Incarceration conference. Ebenezer is the historic home church of the Civil Rights Movement icon Martin Luther King Jr. The event is scheduled for June 17-19.
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Outrage Pours Out After Unarmed Father of Three, Ryan Twyman ...

An unarmed Black man was pronounced dead at the scene after Los Angeles County deputies opened fire on him. Now the community is openly expressing outrage. Ryan Twyman was shot and killed in the unincorporated area of Willowbrook in South Los Angeles on June 6. A week later during a fundraiser for Twyman’s funeral expenses, locals, Twyman’s family’s attorney, and activists groups like the NAACP now want answers. “Parked right here, the police opened his door up, said he had a ...
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‘Empire’ Star Bryshere Gray Arrested in Chicago

Bryshere Gray, best known for his role as Hakeem Lyon on ‘Empire,’ was arrested last week in Chicago for driving-related offenses. Bryshere was in Chicago Thursday when he was pulled over for a registration issue … the tags didn’t match the car. Cops then discovered he was driving his 2014 Rolls-Royce without a license or insurance. The actor was booked on a misdemeanor — registration that was not authorized on the vehicle — and released. He was also cited for ...
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Gloria Vanderbilt, Heiress, Artist and Anderson Cooper’s Mother, Dead at ...

Gloria Vanderbilt, the heiress to the Vanderbilt railroad fortune and creator of Vanderbilt jeans, has passed away. According to reports, she died of stomach cancer. via TMZ: Gloria, the mother of Anderson Cooper, was a woman of many trades, including model, fashion designer and actress. She was also one of the biggest socialites in New York City. During the ’70s, Gloria launched a line of designer jeans with her signature, designer swan. One of her slogans is “My bottoms are tops.” ...
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‘Seeking Sister Wife’ star Bernie McGee dies at 41

Reality star Bernie McGee, 41, died suddenly over the weekend. His wife, Paige McGee, who was featured alongside him on the TLC series Seeking Sister Wife, has announced that he had a heat stroke and a heart attack while riding his bike Saturday near his Mississippi home. He later died at St. Dominic Hospital in Jackson, Miss. The McGees joined the second season of the reality show about couples trying out polygamy, after their home was destroyed by a fire. People reports ...
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Atlanta’s Trap Music Museum Is Heading To La With New ...

The Trap Music Museum is bringing all the Atlanta culture to the city of Angels. With 2019’s BET Experience quickly approaching, the Trap Music Museum will be debuting their Lil Trap House pop-up activation for SoCal residents to enjoy. From Thursday, June 20-22, fans can visit the exciting new pop-up at the Los Angeles Convention Center located at 1201 S. Figueroa St. in downtown LA. In a press release, Trap Music Museum General Manager Krystal Garner states, “BET truly represents ...
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‘Want That Partnership:’ Common Says He’s Eager To Be a ...

Opening up is nothing new for Common, because he’s been doing it on all 11 of his albums. But since he released “Let Love Have the Last Word: A Memoir,” he’s seemed to be expressing himself even more while promoting it. On Monday (June 17), Common will be a guest on Jada Pinkett Smith‘s “Red Table Talk” series, and in a sneak peak he talked about his desire to get married. “You said in the book also that you’ve accomplished everything but that you’re ...
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Tiffany Haddish Cancels Atlanta Show Over Georgia’s Abortion Law

Tiffany Haddish has canceled her upcoming Atlanta performance because of Georgia’s new restrictive abortion law. News outlets report that the “Girls Trip” star sent a statement to ticketholders Saturday, saying she cannot “in good faith” perform in Georgia unless it withdraws the so-called heartbeat bill. Haddish had been scheduled to perform June 22 at the Fox Theatre. The new law would ban abortion once a fetal heartbeat is detected, which can be as early as six weeks, before many women ...
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Paul Pierce Launches His Own CBD Line For Athletes

About eight months after Paul Pierce announced his line of CBD vape pens, the retired NBA star announced that he’s launching an entire line of CBD products called “The Truth CBD Remedies,” after his nickname The Truth. Pierce said he launched the products specifically for athletes so they can reach their full potential. In the past, the Los Angeles native said he’s used CBD to help with depression, anxiety and post-traumatic tension related to being stabbed numerous times in a Boston nightclub ...
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Uber and Lyft Drivers Are Reportedly Tricking the App to ...

Local ABC Washington D.C. affiliate WJLA published a report in May indicating that rideshare drivers in the nation’s capital were manipulating the apps to prompt surge charging. Shortly thereafter, Uber claimed that the issue wasn’t widespread, and systems are in place to prevent it from happening in other locations. However, the outlet is now reporting that it’s taking place in other cities across the country.  According to the initial report, rideshare drivers at Reagan National Airport simultaneously turn off their apps in order to make ...
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Ohio Weed company ‘Green Growth Brands’ is taking over malls, ...

Ohio-based marijuana company Green Growth Brands said Monday it will open more than 70 shops selling products infused with CBD, short for cannabidiol, at Brookfield Properties’ U.S. malls this year, putting it on track to have roughly 280 locations open by the end of 2019. That’s after the biggest mall owner in America, Simon Property Group, in February said it was partnering with GGB to open 108 locations selling CBD products this year at Simon’s U.S. centers, which include Roosevelt Field Mall ...
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Cassie Confirms Pregnancy, Expecting First Child with Boyfriend Alex Fine

Cassie is reportedly expecting her first child with boyfriend Alex Fine, months after her shock split with partner of ten years, P Diddy. It looks like the rumblings were true! Cassie is pregnant and expecting her first child, a baby girl, with boyfriend Alex Fine. A source close to the 32-year-old singer, full name Cassie Ventura, claims she is expecting her first child with 25-year-old fitness trainer Fine, who began dating Cassie shortly after her break-up with Diddy. Social media ...