According to WTAE, Janese Talton-Jackson, 29, was shot early Friday morning after she declined to speak to 41-year-old Charles McKinney inside a Homewood neighborhood establishment.
We’re just one week away from having Mac Miller‘s new album in our hands. Miller has been giving us bits and pieces of what we can expect on GO:OD AM, and so far, there are no disappointments. The Pittsburgh rapper just debuted his new song “Clubhouse” on Beats 1 Radio on Apple Music, and like the […]
In this week’s news of Iggy Azalea canceling appearances, the “Fancy” emcee has backed out of her slated Pittsburgh Pride Parade headlining show following backlash from protesters and a city official. New York Magazine reported that several LGBT groups boycotted the musical selection, stemming from Iggy’s “insensitive” history with regard to homophobic and racist remarks. The resistance went all […]
So this happened. Pittsburgh Police Chief Cameron McLay is facing some scathing criticism after he showed up at a New Year’s Eve celebration holding a sign denouncing racism in the workplace. Let’s recap. A man is under fire for wanting to end racism. But the sign, which read “I Resolve To Challenge Racism @ Work. #EndWhiteSilence,” […]
As a violent summer ends and the school year approaches, it is time for us to cast aside the notion of a “lost generation” and proclaim greatness within us immediately Earlier this week, I had a chance to be witness to something profound for both a family and for my hometown. It was humbling to […]
Last week, a man in Pittsburgh was bit by a scorpion while shopping for bananas at Walmart. Yes, you read that right. The unsuspecting guy reached into the box to grab some bananas and an actual scorpion bit him. So let’s add that to the list of odd things that go on in Walmart. The man […]
A Pittsburgh teenager has been arrested after he beat up and raped a retired nun in the parking lot of a Roman Catholic church. According to Fox News, 18-year-old Andrew Bullock asked the 70-year-old nun if she needed help in the parking lot. When she declined and thanked him, he flashed her and then proceeded to […]
UPDATE: 5 pm According to sources, several people have been taken into custody at this time. Police are investigating a home in the 1500-block of Rockland Avenue in Banksville. UPDATE: 4:23 pm The three male victims suffered varying injuries: One was shot in the leg and foot One was shot in the neck and shoulder […]