It is being reported that the sexual coercion lawsuits against Bishop Eddie Long of the New Birth Missionary Baptist Church are likely to be tried publicly, rather than settled out of court as it was initially thought. The Root reports: Settlement discussions between the prosperity preacher and the four young men who have filed civil […]

ATLANTA — A 38-year-old TV sports anchor from Chicago was found dead Thursday morning in his Atlanta hotel room, where he was staying while covering the Chicago Bulls-Atlanta Hawks NBA playoff series. Daryl Hawks worked for WMAQ-TV since 2008. Atlanta police spokesman Carlos Campos said Hawks was taken to a hospital where he was pronounced […]

An elderly woman in Atlanta is claiming that a bus driver allegedly dragged her and caused her to break an arm. The 62-year-old passenger Lettie Robinson was getting off a bus and tried to get her purse back inside the bus. “I was reaching for my key in my purse, and she closed the door […]

ATLANTA – Pastor Alex Williams, shot a 13-year-old boy for throwing rocks at his car according to police. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports: Police said the teen was throwing rocks at about 7:30 p.m. near Stephens and McDaniel streets when a rock broke the rear windshield of a car driven by Alex Williams. Williams allegedly pulled […]

ATLANTA-An unidentified police officer can be seen on tape slapping and punching a young unidentified woman at an IHOP restaurant in Atlanta. Check out the video below: RELATED STORIES Lakers Forward Charged With Drunken Assault At IHOP Alabama Cops Brutally Beat Surrendering Black Man

Atlanta — Bishop Eddie Long conducted Good Friday services at New Birth Missionary Baptist Church amid reports that mediation sessions could be close to an agreement in his sexual misconduct cases. “This ain’t going to be no bad Friday for me, it’s going to be a Good Friday.” Channel 2 Action News reported Thursday that […]

ATLANTA — The historic Atlanta church where the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. preached will reopen and ceremonies are planned for Friday to mark the occasion.

Dariel Pulliam, the famous stylist, has died according to several reports on Twitter.  Pulliam worked for BET, styling Keyshia Cole, Frankie & Neffe appearing on their shows as well as “What Chili Wants” . Several people are giving their RIPs and condolences on Twitter including former Atlanta Housewife, Lisa Wu and star of “What Chili […]

Atlanta, Georgia– A couple of party promoters are attempting to bring back the popular 1990s Spring Break-like festival,  “Freaknik”, despite criticisms the party drew from city officials in the past. Also read: Kardashian Mom Defends Daughters: “All Of Them Have Jobs”

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga — The Dekalb District Attorney’s office is reviewing Bishop Johnathan Alvarado over recent allegations of his sexual misconduct towards children.

ATLANTA – “Real Housewives Of Atlanta” Kandi Burruss’ deceased fiance A.J. Jewell’s daughter, Asheley Jewell, was shot in head on Saturday according to Hello Beautiful. RELATED: Emanuel Lewis or Gary Coleman? Read more breaking details and video at HelloBeautiful RELATED: Kandi Burress addresses sleeping with Jermain Dupri and Xscape break-up

ATLANTA – Three middle school students were suspended or expelled from Chapel Hill Middle School for writing that their teacher was a rapist, a pedophile and was bi-polar. Also read: TOP 9 MUSIC VIDEOS OF THE 1990s The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports: