Kyle Cobb

  • Rapper J. Cole Calls For NFL Boycott

    This story originally appeared on NME. Rapper J. Cole has taken to Twitter to call for a boycott of the NFL. The American sports league has been at the centre of a number of headlines this week, after US President Donald Trump’s criticism of NFL and NBA players who kneel,...
  • Tamar Braxton speaks about ending her music career to work on her marriage!

    When Tamar Braxton announced that her forthcoming album, Bluebird of Happiness, will be her last record, her fans went into a tizzy speculating why the Grammy-nominated songtress would end her career so suddenly.  In an exclusive interview with Entertainment Tonight, the 40-year-old explains why she’s choosing to step away...
  • Georgia to pay $550,000 to convicted murderer because of amputation

    The state of Georgia has agreed to pay $550,000 to a diabetic inmate serving a life sentence for murder to settle his lawsuit alleging that he lost his left leg because of improper care and neglect by a prison doctor. The settlement means Michael Tarver’s case against Dr. Chiquita...
  • ATL singer songwriter Kandi Burruss graces Essence Magazine, lands Broadway, talks TI and Tiny

    ATLANTA – She’s a mother, a successful entrepreneur and a Grammy Award winning R&B artist who has been dominating the industry for nearly three decades. Friday night, Kandi Burruss celebrated yet another career milestone by gracing the cover of Essence Magazine and landing a role on Broadway! “That’s like the magazine I...
  • Police: Man arrested near White House had carload of weapons

    A man who was arrested near the White House over the weekend had a car full of weapons nearby, authorities said Monday. Secret Service agents approached the man for urinating in public outside the Renwick Gallery at the corner of Pennsylvania Avenue and 17th Street – about a block...
  • Former followers accuse church of tithing scam

    When Randy Fields’ construction company faced potential ruin because of the cratering economy, he pleaded with his pastor at Word of Faith Fellowship church to reduce the amount of money he was required to tithe every week. To his shock, Fields said church founder Jane Whaley proposed a divine...
  • Target raises its minimum wage to $11 an hour

    Target said on Monday it would increase its minimum hourly wage this year by a dollar to $11, vowing to raise this by the end of 2020 to $15 an hour — the so-called “living wage” labor advocates across the United States are campaigning for. The Minneapolis-based retailer, which...
  • Tennessee church shooting suspect charged with murder

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – The pastor shouted “Run, run, gunshots!” and congregants hid under pews or in bathrooms as a masked man armed with two guns opened fire at a Tennessee church, killing one person and wounding six before being subdued. Burnette Chapel Church of Christ member Minerva Rosa said...
  • Church used unemployment scam to boost funds, ex-members say

    SPINDALE, N.C. (AP) – When Randy Fields’ construction company faced potential ruin because of the cratering economy, he pleaded with his pastor at Word of Faith Fellowship church to reduce the amount of money he was required to tithe every week. To his shock, Fields said church founder Jane Whaley...