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President Obama is one bold leader. He usually has a rule that says Presidents should not “put stuff on their head,” but he broke it this week when he wore a tiara while with some girl scouts. Obama posed for a group shot wearing the special crown, with a White House photographer revealing he might keep […]

Former New Orleans Saints player Darren Sharper has been indicted by a grand jury on two counts of aggravated rape in connection the 2013 incident. His alleged accomplices, Erik Nunez and deputy Brandon Licciardi, were also indicted. Sharper’s bail is set to $2.5 million for the aggravated rape charges. Get all of the chilling details here […]

In Tallahassee, Florida, a man who has threatened police in the past set his house on fire this past Saturday. He also fatally shot a deputy and wounded another officer before he was killed by a cop nearby. According to the AP: The man’s name and address had been entered into a law enforcement computer system […]

Two men attempted to burn down a Brooklyn building with illegal tenants inside. Lalbahadour Byjoo, 50, and Jean St. Fleur, 30, planned to set a two-family house ablaze in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn. Two illegal tenants were occupying Byjoo’s building at 304 Sumpter Street, according to officials. Byjoo met with an undercover cop to discuss ways he […]

Authorities believe they know who shot Suge Knight six times on the Sunset strip, but because they do not have enough evidence to pin it on the suspect, closing the case is going to be difficult. According to  TMZ: “Law enforcement sources tell us they’ve reviewed security cameras and spoken to multiple witnesses of the […]

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The 125-foot Six Flags Magic Mountain roller coaster, Colossus, caught on fire Monday afternoon outside L.A., ripping through the wooden tracks and causing part of the scream machine to collapse. The roller coaster, which closed in August, is being revamped with a new twisted steel track, and is scheduled to reopen next year. The fire was under […]

An American missionary infected with the Ebola virus in Liberia will be the third patient to travel to the U.S. for treatment. Rick Sacra is expected to arrive in Omaha, Nebraska on Friday morning to begin treatment at the Nebraska Medical Center’s Biocontainment Patient Care Unit. Read about it here… [NBC] A 14-year-old girl in […]

A babysitter in Austin, Texas is currently being held on arson charges after she allegedly set two girls’ house on fire. According to ABC News, 57-year-old Martha Dreher felt the two girls she babysat were being disrespectful towards her, and set their house on fire in an act of spite. Gawker reports: Martha Dreher, 57, was […]

Boko Haram, the terrorist group responsible for the kidnapping of nearly 300 Nigerian schoolgirls, has reportedly taken over the northeastern Nigerian town of Gwoza, killing dozens and dislodging the military and local government in the process. Townspeople have fled their homes to escape the violence. Residents say more than 100 people have been killed by the members […]

Just one day after a cease-fire measure proposed by Egypt fell apart, Israel launched a new round of airstrikes, targeting senior Hamas officials in the ongoing Gaza conflict. As of Wednesday, the death toll for the nine-day conflict has reached 208 for Palestinians, many of them children and civilians. On Tuesday, one Israeli man was […]

Citigroup Inc. announced that they will pay $7 billion to settle an investigation into shoddy mortgage-backed securities the bank sold in the run-up to the 2008 financial crisis. The banking giant confirmed the deal on Monday and will take a $3.8 billion charge in the second quarter in connection with the settlement. Citi will release its earnings […]

Taking a break from his social media beef with fellow MMG-signee Wale, Meek Mill stopped by his hometown of Philly to support the community after a devastating fire ravaged homes earlier this week. The 3-alarm fire occurred in Southwest Philadelphia, was apparently started by a firecracker, and tragically killed four children. By the time the blaze was quelled, […]