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A judge on Tuesday ordered the personal physician of Michael Jackson to stand trial for involuntary manslaughter after hearing testimony that he administered a dose of a powerful anesthetic and other sedatives then left the pop star alone. The ruling in the case against Houston cardiologist Dr. Conrad Murray came after a six-day preliminary hearing […]

Funeral arrangements for Stanley Tolliver Sr., who died Monday at the age of 85, are being handled by E.F. Boyd’s Funeral Home, 15357 Euclid Avenue in East Cleveland. Viewing will be from 6-8 p.m. Jan. 12 and services will be at 11 a.m. Jan. 13 at the Antioch Baptist Church at 8869 Cedar Avenue.  Tolliver died Monday at the […]

R&B legend Teena Marie has died, Washington Watch host Roland Martin has confirmed. Reports of her untimely death spread online after a tweet from Ronald Isley. The soul crooner wrote: “Just found out a friend, Teena Marie passed away. I really didn’t expect to hear this. RIP. We will miss you much!” FOR THE LATEST […]

The Cleveland NAACP tells Channel 3 that attorney Stanley Eugene Tolliver Sr. has died. Tolliver, 85, had been at the Wade Park VA hospital.

From TheGrio Just as most music aficionados of a certain age probably recall exactly where they were when we first heard Teena Marie, we’ll likely never forget what we were doing when we received word of her untimely demise. News of the singer, songwriter, and producer’s death, which occurred on the 31st year of her […]

Gunman Opens Fire At School Board; Spray Paints “V For Vendetta” Symbol On Wall

Gunman Opens Fire At School Board; Spray Paints “V For Vendetta” Symbol On Wall

Dr. Conrad Murray, the physician criminally charged in the death of Michael Jackson, has just been allowed to keep his Nevada medical license.

Dr. Conrad Murray, the physician criminally charged in the death of Michael Jackson, has just been allowed to keep his Nevada medical license.

WASHINGTON D.C. — Police identified a body found Monday afternoon in a trash bin as that of 17-year-old Ebony Franklin of Capitol Heights, Maryland.

WASHINGTON D.C. — Police identified a body found Monday afternoon in a trash bin as that of 17-year-old Ebony Franklin of Capitol Heights, Maryland.

One day wasn't enough to say goodbye to the Queen of Gospel Albertina Walker, so she was celebrated on October 14th and 15th with several events in Chicago.