Louisiana

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T.I. Defends Schoolgirl Pulled From Her Class For Her Braids

"Your hair is beautiful. Your skin is beautiful. Your minds are beautiful."

Lists

8 Things To Know About XXXTentacion Murder Suspect Dedrick D. Williams

The suspect left a trail of clues about the shooting on social media.

National

22-Year-Old Black Man’s Death While In Police Custody Ruled A Homicide

While homicide is defined as death caused by the actions of another, it doesn't indicate criminality, which means the officers involved may not be charged…

News

NBA YoungBoy To Enroll In GED Program As A Condition Of Probation

The judge also ordered the rapper to complete a domestic abuse violence program, undergo counseling, and complete community service at the New Orleans Mission.

News

Former NFL Player Joe McKnight’s Murderer Sentenced To 30 Years In Prison

Ronald Gasser is charged with manslaughter after killing McKnight in a road rage shooting style death.

Music News

C-Murder Joins Hunger Strike To Protest “Inhumane Conditions” At Louisiana’s Angola Prison

The incarcerated rapper is demanding an "internal affairs investigation."

News

Police Arrest A 67-Year-Old White Man For His Part In A “Nigerian Prince” Scam

"Never give out personal information… 99.9 percent of the time, it’s a scam.”

News

Mystikal Reportedly Pleads Not Guilty To Rape And Kidnapping Allegations

Mystikal pleads not guilty to charges of first-degree rape, and second-degree kidnap.

National

Louisiana Man Freed After Spending 43 Years In Jail For A Rape He Didn’t Commit

Wilbert Jones spent 43 years in prison for a rape he did not commit, and a judge believes the prosecution intentionally withheld information, delaying his release.

News

Three Black Men Get Hit By Truck And Are Charged For Not Wearing Reflective Clothing

The driver, who hit the three men received no charges.

National

Louisiana Assistant Police Chief Resigns After Racist Facebook Post Goes Viral

Wayne Welsh went on the defense before stepping down from his position.

News

Judge Banned From Louisiana Restaurant For Calling Patron A “Fat Ni**er”

‘You never give up your seat for a n**ger..."

News

Solange Knowles, Beyonce & Kelly Rowland Pitch In To Aid Louisiana Flood Victims

The state of Louisiana is set to receive some much needed relief following August's devastating flood.

News

Actor Wendell Pierce Loses Home In Baton Rouge Floods

Actor Wendell Pierce lost everything after his Louisiana home was destroyed due to flooding.

National

Flooding In Louisiana Has Left Seven Dead And More Than 10,000 Displaced

Baton Rouge and surrounding areas hit by torrential rains.
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