Asian Americans Furious Over Rapper YG’s Song ‘Meet The Flockers’

Asian Americans protested Wednesday night outside a concert in Maryland, criticizing California rap artist YG for a song whose lyrics talk about burglarizing homes in Chinese neighborhoods. “It glorifies crime against Asian Americans,” Cliff Li, one of the rally organizers, told NBC News. “We want to say it’s wrong to glorify crime against everybody.” Holding…

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Police Arrest 18-Year-Old Gang Member In Harbor City Shooting That Killed Two

Detectives arrested an 18-year-old gang member early Thursday morning in the Harbor City burger restaurant shooting that resulted in the deaths of the intended victim as well as the longtime owner of the shop. Joe Mendoza of Harbor City, a member of the Harbor City Boys gang, was taken into custody at about 1:30 a.m.…

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Rapper Coolio Charged With Felony Firearm Possession At LAX

Rapper Coolio has been charged with felony firearm possession after being arrested at Los Angeles International Airport on Sunday, September 17. According to Reuters, Coolio (né Artis Leon Ivey Jr.) faces one felony count of possessing a firearm by a felon with two prior convictions. He was found guilty of having a concealed weapon in his…

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Harbor City Hamburger Restaurant Owner Killed by Stray Bullet in Double Homicide: LAPD

The owner of a longtime hamburger establishment in Harbor City was killed by stray bullets fired by a gunman who had successfully targeted another man inside the restaurant on Wednesday morning, police said.   The shooter walked into Bob’s Hamburgers, in a strip mall at 1151 Pacific Coast Highway, and wordlessly fired on his intended victim, according to police on…

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Chicago Gang Member Sentenced for Fatally Shooting Pregnant Teen as She Begged for Her Life

Timothy Jones was sentenced this week to 90 years in prison after he was convicted of first-degree murder and aggravated discharge of a firearm in the August 2011 shooting death of Charinez Jefferson, then 17, prosecutors said in a news release. Jones, 23, was sentenced Monday in Cook County, a court clerk representative tells PEOPLE.…

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Family of Jesse Romero to Sue City of Los Angeles for Killing Teen

    Jesse Romero, 14, was fatally shot by an LAPD officer in August. On August 9, Mexican-American teenager Jesse Romero became the 12th person fatally shot by Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) officers in 2016. Now, his mother, Teresa Dominguez, is fighting back. Dominguez filed a claim against the city yesterday (October 6), that…

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Gang Member Agrees To Testify But Catch Amnesia In Court

Kendrick Johnson,25, a Providence gang member agreed to testify in court, about a shooting that left his friend dead but can’t remember, despite, identifying the shooters prior to trail. The conflict between the Chad Brown and YNIC street gangs grew from a shooting incident at a Broad Street car wash in the summer of 2013, a witness…

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More encounters, more killings by Los Angeles County police officers

LOS ANGELES—“They’ve declared war on Black people, and we have to stop pretending like it’s anything less than that,” said Dr. Melina Abdullah of Black Lives Matter Los Angeles. Recent casualties included men killed over a span of two days in South Los Angeles. Los Angeles Police Department Metropolitan Division officers shot Carnell Snell, Jr.…

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Game’s Concert Was Shut Down After Gunfire Erupts In Portland, Oregon

    Police believe the shooting was tied to local gangs, and not related to Game. We’re told Game was in his dressing room, sipping champagne when the shots rang out, and didn’t have a clue about the chaos. Someone fired at least one shot Thursday at a Game concert … and cops are coming…

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Big Wy “Save A Life” Documentary (Trailer)

Rapper Big Wy (of Tha Relativez), give fans a glimpse inside his personal life in this documentary (Save A Life), which focus on Wy’s struggle with obesity prior to being diagnosed with diabetes. Big Wy was hospitalized at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center after suffering from pulmonary embolism (blood clots) that traveled to his lungs. In the United States,…

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