Two of the nation's largest retail companies, Walmart and Sears, have announced that they will no longer carry merchandise bearing the Confederate flag, which

Just a week after the Charleston shooting massacre that killed nine Black churchgoers, a Texarkana, Texas woman is catching heat after alleging that she was “jumped by 3 African-Americans” in a Facebook post when, in fact, she fabricated the event and applied makeup to make her face appear injured. In her Facebook post, now deleted, Ashley Casey […]

Tracy Morgan gave his first interview since the horrifying car crash he was involved in last year. Tracy sat down with Matt Lauer from The Today Show and opened up, revealing the pain caused by the accident will always be there. “The case is settled, but the pain is always going to be there for Jimmy Mac,” Morgan said […]

After almost a year of legal dispute, Tracy Morgan and Walmart have settled their lawsuit, following the vehicle crash that left one dead, and the comedian, along with two others, injured. According to reports, Walmart’s CEO, Greg Foran, released a statement on the matter, writing: “Our thoughts continue to go out to everyone that was involved […]


The Arizona police officer who ran over a fleeing suspect in February will not face aggravated assault charges, ABC News reports. Footage from the Feb. 19 incident was brought to light this week, showing officer Michael Rapiejko running over Mario Valencia, a man wanted for a number of robberies and burglaries. While officials previously said Valencia wanted […]

A mother suffered a stroke just days after she gave birth to her son and was subsequently unable to move the left side of her body. Read about her learning to walk all over again, as her son takes his first steps here. [Daily Mail] A 67-year-old woman was released from jail thanks to new […]

A Chicago police officer who fatally shot a 95-year-old World War II veteran with a beanbag gun was acquitted Wednesday. Park Forest Police Officer Craig Taylor, who shot John Wrana at an assisted living facility in July 2013, was found not guilty of felony reckless conduct. Cook County Judge Luciano Panici said the officer acted with restraint as […]

Walmart has settled a wrongful death claim with the family of a comedian who lost his life in the New Jersey crash that also seriously injured celebrity Tracy Morgan last summer. This is the first settlement since the incident in which a Walmart truck ran into a van carrying Morgan and three others, including James McNair, […]

A woman in Athen, Alabama was seen by witnesses trying to give away a child to passer-bys outside of a Walmart on Saturday evening. Sebrina Ann Thompson has been arrested, and is facing charges of child endangerment, after she attempted to hand the victim over to those walking in and out of the store. According […]

 UPDATE: 12/31/14 10:10 a.m.  The woman fatally shot by her 2-year-old son in a Walmart in Idaho has been identified as Veronica Rutledge. According to the Daily Mail, the 29-year-old nuclear scientist was described by family and friends as a great mother who was very responsible. The victim’s father-in-law, Terry Rutledge said Ms Rutledge “was a […]

Protestors in Ferguson, Mo. and around the nation have shifted their focus from highways and police stations to where it really matters — retailers’ pockets. Demonstrators began targeting Black Friday sales at major retailers in an effort to make a statement about who has the most buying power in the nation — a tactic that […]