Justin Rodney

A three-year investigation from the Federal Drug Administration (FDA) and Attorneys General has come to a close. Electronic cigarette brand Juul has been sentenced to pay a heavy fine for marketing their products to underaged children. $438.5 million is set to be paid to 35 states and territories, including New Jersey and Delaware. The payment […]

Comedians Aries Spears and Tiffany Haddish are under the scope once again for the comedy sketches that went too far. According to an exclusive by The Daily Beast, the family involved in the sketches is now seeking legal action towards the two. Back in 2014 and 2015, a woman and her younger brother were invited […]

Baseball fans everywhere were treated to a delightful surprise on Thursday afternoon. During Major League Baseball’s 2nd Annual Field of Dreams Game, baseball legends Ken Griffey Sr. and Ken Griffey Jr. showed up to bless the cameras again for another performance. Instead of the father-son duo launching baseballs into the heavens, they acted out a […]

  The political persecution of President Donald J. Trump has been going on for years, with now the fully debunked Russia, Russia, Russia Scam, Impeachment Hoax #1 Impeachment Hoax #2, and so much more, it just never ends. It is political targeting at the highest level! These are some of the words shared by Donald […]

Oscar the Grouch isn’t the only one who’s displeased on Sesame Street this year. On Wednesday in Philadelphia, a family has filed a racial discrimination lawsuit against Sesame Place. The $25 million lawsuit is coming off the heels of several online videos of black children being ignored by several of the amusement park’s characters. CBS […]

Back in 2017, the National Park Service considered making the Black Panther Headquarters in Oakland, California a national historical park. The idea was quickly shut down because of the “concerns” from police groups citing that commemorating a violent separatist group was wrong. It also didn’t help that Donald Trump was the president at the time. […]

The Historical Commission’s Committee on Historic Designation is preparing to designate a neighborhood in South Philly, as a local historic district in Philadelphia. Graduate Hospital, otherwise known as the “Black Doctors Row”, will be the first Black section of Philadelphia that will be acknowledged for its contribution to the city. Back in 1899, W.E.B DuBois […]

La Copa Mundial or the FIFA World Cup is officially coming to the city of brotherly love. FIFA, the world’s foremost soccer association, previously announced that North America will primary destination for the 2026 FIFA World Cup. Philadelphia has been a primary sports hosting destination for years. A city with 5 major sports teams, and […]

In commemoration of the 157th anniversary of Juneteenth, CNN and Live Nation Urban are looking to celebrate in a big way. “Juneteenth: A Global Celebration for Freedom” is going to air on CNN during the channel’s primetime slot this year. The live concert is going to showcase an all-star cast of Black talent for its […]

Mike Tyson is one of sports most recognizable figures. His boxing reign in throughout the mid 80s to late 90s is the stuff of legend. It’s arguable that his life outside of boxing transcends past his career within it. Hulu is looking to add to the lore of Mike Tyson’s life with their own miniseries […]