Have Funerals Turned into the New Day Parties?

By: Felicia T. Simpson Article Reprint Have you recently gone to a funeral and noticed everyone’s attire has changed just a tad?  You don’t really see the all black ankle length skirts or women wearing modest suits in navy or black.  Men, can be found wearing their Sunday’s best of loud Continue Reading

Chicago Man Accused of 2015 Dismemberment and Killing 2-Year-Old Baby Acquitted on All Charges

BTN STAFF In 2016, Kamal Harris was charged with the killing of 2-year-old Kyrian Knox on the West Side of Chicago. The gruesome murder took place in 2015 and the baby was not only killed but dismembered and dumped in a lagoon. Harris took the witness stand in his defense Continue Reading

Nipsey Hussle’s suspected killer faces additional charges

By trailsofsmoke Article Reprint According to TMZ, a grand jury indicted the 29-year-old man in the March 31 killing of rapper Nipsey Hussle in Los Angeles. The grand jury also added additional charges — two counts of assault with a firearm —for the two men who were wounded in the shooting. Continue Reading

Stephen Curry Makes First Team All-NBA, Durant 2nd and LeBron Third; Full List Below

BTN STAFF The All-NBA rosters have been named and the usual suspects are on the list. Stephen Curry, along with MVP candidates Giannis Antetokounmpo and James Harden made the first team. Kawhi Leonard, Kevin Durant, and Kyrie made the second. While LeBron James and Russell Westbrook made the third. Check Continue Reading