At the BET hip-hop awards Lil Wayne announced he had a son on the way. MediaTakeOut is claiming to have pictures of the woman who gave birth to Lil Wayne’s son in Cincinnati Ohio yesterday.

It’s been well over a decade since the Crack epidemic reached its brutal peak in American urban centers. But as one Cleveland group is determined to point out, some of the harsh drug policing that came with that era has yet to recede. When Shakyra Diaz steps into Cleveland’s Trinity Cathedral Commons Church this Thursday […]

The number of homeowners ensnared in the foreclosure crisis grew by more than 70 percent in the third quarter of this year compared with the same period in 2007, according to data released Thursday.

Rapper 50 Cent has reached a settlement with his ex-girlfriend over visitation of their 11-year-old son. The rapper, whose real name is Curtis Jackson, will get one weekend per month with his son Marquise, as well as one month in the summer and half of each his winter and spring breaks.

It’s SAT season and everyone college-bound high-schooler is waiting (im)patiently to learn their scores and agonizing over missing the mark. Well, good news. Now you can start having unnecessary aneurysms as early as middle school!

Daily Show correspondent, Jason  Jones, visited Alaska for a humorous look at ‘real’ America. He even managed to interview the current mayor of Wasilla and former AKIP chairman, Mark Chryson. Watch the Clip After the Jump

World leaders will meet Nov. 15 in Washington to address the global financial crisis — the first in a series of summits to mitigate what economists predict could be a long and deep downturn.

Democrat Barack Obama on Wednesday brushed aside Republican charges that his tax plan amounts to socialism, but he acknowledged it involves “spreading around opportunity” so that wealthier Americans — like himself — pay a little more to help lower-rung workers.

It seems as if the John McCain camp, its surrogates and supporters have been increasingly trying to divide America. They are attempting to divide and conquer the United States by stirring up fear and division by racism, xenophobia, distrust and hatred.

Wall Street tumbled again Wednesday as investors worried that the global economy is poised to weaken even as parts of the credit market slowly show signs of recovery. The major indexes fell more than 4 percent, including the Dow Jones industrial average, which fell 515 points.

The presidential race tightened after the final debate, with John McCain gaining among whites and people earning less than $50,000, according to an Associated Press-GfK poll that shows McCain and Barack Obama essentially running even among likely voters in the election homestretch.

It’s very interesting that Al Qaeda just endorsed McCain. Maybe it’s because McCain referred to Bin Laden’s mujahideen as freedom fighters in both debates.  John McCain said, “After we were able to help the Afghan freedom fighters drive the Russians out of Afghanistan we washed our hands of the the region.”