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RIP Bad Azz: A Dogg Pound/Long Beach Legend Dies at ...

On November 8, 2019 rapper Bad Azz, real name Jamarr Antonio Stamps was arrested and placed in Riverside County Jail on November 11, 2019 rapper OG Kokane confirmed via facebook that Bad Azz was gone. ...
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Former All-American at Michigan State and Detroit Lions Wide Receiver ...

Charles Rogers, a former wide receiver for the Detroit Lions and the Michigan State Spartans, passed away from liver failure at the age of 38, according to his high school coach. Rogers was a triple-threat ...
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Bernard Tyson, CEO of Kaiser Permanente, passes away ‘unexpectedly’ in ...

Bernard J. Tyson, the chairman and CEO of the health plan provider Kaiser Permanente, passed away in his sleep on Sunday. One day earlier, Tyson spoke at a tech gathering in Oakland, California, called AfroTech where ...
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RIP: Comedian and Actor John Witherspoon Passes Away at 77

John Witherspoon, best known for his roles in ‘Friday,’ ‘The Wayans Bros.’ and voice of ‘Grandad’ on ‘The Boondocks’ has passed away. He was 77 years old. “It is with deepest sorrow that we can confirm our beloved husband and ...
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RIP: Former Congressman Rep. John Conyers Passes Away at 90

Conyers passed away in his sleep Sunday, per his son, John Conyers III. A longtime representative of Detroit and the longest-serving member of the House prior to stepping down in 2017, Conyers was instrumental in ...
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Shaquille O’Neal’s sister, Ayesha Harrison-Jex, dies of cancer

Ayesha Harrison-Jex, Shaquille O’Neal’s sister, died Thursday after a three-year fight with cancer. She was 40. O’Neal was not on the show, and Ernie Johnson explained his absence at the onset. “We have to tell you ...
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‘Big Brother’ Contestant Cassandra Waldon Dead at 56 From Injuries ...

Cassandra Waldon, the first “Big Brother” contestant to enter the house on the U.S. version of the series, has passed away. Cassandra passed away on September 25 … apparently from injuries related to a car ...
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RIP: Artist and Actor Louie Rankin Dead in Car Crash

Louie Rankin announced on Instagram just one day before that he was in Toronto filming a movie, Grammy-award winning artist Louie Rankin, known by many from his roles as Teddy Bruck Shut in ‘Shottas’ and ...
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Former NBA Player Andre Emmett Found Dead In Dallas

Former NBA player Andre Emmett, known for playing two seasons with the Nets and Grizzlies, was killed Monday morning in Dallas. CBS: Emmett’s body was found by a passerby at 2:30 a.m. on the side ...
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Georgia Deputies Ignored Young Black Man on Suicide Watch and ...

Video released Wednesday showed a Georgia 22-year-old Black man charged with a misdemeanor left naked in his cell to die while on suicide watch. Shali Tilson had been in custody in the Rockdale County Jail in ...
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Former NFL Player Terrell Roberts Shot and Killed in His ...

A former Cincinnati Bengals defensive back visiting his grandmother in California was shot dead this week in her backyard, relatives said. Terrell Roberts, who appeared in 23 games for the Bengals in 2003-04, was gunned ...
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Pastor, mental health advocate Jarrid Wilson dies by apparent suicide

astor Jarrid Wilson, a California church leader, author and mental health advocate, died by apparent suicide Monday night, his wife said. He was 30. “My loving, giving, kind-hearted, encouraging, handsome, hilarious, give the shirt of his back ...