Banks, 23, in her own words:
“I hate everything about this country. Continue reading
A$AP Mob has lost its leader, A$AP Yams is dead at the age of 26.
Born Steven Rodriguez, the founder of the popular Harlem group was also credited with introducing the music world to A$AP Rocky and A$AP Ferg.
When he was a teenager, Yams interned at Diplomat Records and managed local producers and sold mixtapes (via MTV News). At the age of 17, he founded A$AP Mob in 2007 with A$AP Bari and A$AP Illz. Continue reading
While the attorney for the Brown family was speaking at a church with Al Sharpton, a scuffle broke out over a white blogger who was attending the news conference.
The blogger, who was dressed in dark glasses and a fedora, was forcibly thrown out of the church for unknown reasons.
Bellevue Hospital in Manhattan is testing a doctor, Craig Spencer, who was working in Africa with Doctors Without Borders for possible Ebola infection.
**UPDATE: NYC Doctor Tests Positive For Ebola**
“Today, EMS HAZ TAC Units transported a patient to Bellevue Hospital who presented a fever and gastrointestinal symptoms,” Health Commissioner Mary Bassett said in a statement. Continue reading
Ailina Tsarnaeva, the sister of the Boston Marathon bombing brothers, was arrested in New York City after officials say she made a bomb threat against an upper Manhattan woman via telephone.
Ailina, who lives in North Bergen, N.J., was arrested and charged with one count of aggravated harassment and released pending a hearing next month.
Reports say Ailina told the Harlem woman she had “people who can go over there and put a bomb on you.” She already has been required to check in with Massachusetts probation officers after prosecutors said she refused to cooperate with a 2010 counterfeiting investigation. Continue reading
DJ E-Z Rock, who partnered with Rob Base to form one of the most popular rap duos of the 1980s, died over the weekend, Rob Base’s rep told TMZ.
E-Z Rock, real name Rodney Bryce, was 46-years-old. No other details were available.
“It Takes Two” was the duo’s biggest hit, becoming a hip-hop classic and a requisite song at every Bar Mitzvah that took place in the late 80s and early 90s. Both the song, and the album it came from, hit platinum.
ATLANTA – GA. MyFoxAtlanta is reporting, Gucci Mane has been arrested and is currently in police custody. The rapper is set to appear in front of a judge in a Fulton County courtroom later on Wednesday.