Keitra Bates received a fellowship to jump start an online enterprise after she closed a popular pizza cafe when the landlords raised the rent.

"The Falcons coach, one of the coaches, was like, 'So do you like men?'" Apple said. "It was like the first thing he asked me. It was weird."


In a bit of good news in a landscape in which many Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) are facing tough times, a trustee from Morris Brown College announced on Thursday that the school has “victoriously emerged from bankruptcy.” Morris Brown Chairman of the Board of Trustees, Rev. Dr. Preston W. Williams II released a statement […]

After elevating to 5-2 last week against the New Orleans Saints, many wondered could the Detroit Lions continue to their wining streak and increase to…

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Atlanta Falcons wide-receiver Roddy White has apologized for making comments offensive to his gay followers on Twitter, reports the Atlanta Journal Constitution. Not known to normally shy away from media controversy, White quickly realized that this was one game he might not want to play. The AJC reports: @roddywhiteTV said: “OK people I apologize for […]

Former Atlanta Falcons cornerback Glenn Sharpe, 28, is being held in a Dekalb County, Georgia jail on murder charges, reports the Atlanta Journal Constitution. Sharpe was arrested Thursday afternoon by members of the Sheriff’s Fugitive Squad for the fatal shooting Christopher Galloway at his home near Stone Mountain, said Sheriff’s Office spokesperson Sgt. Adrion Bell. […]