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With the new year kicking off, many people are looking to get in the gym and get their body right for the summer time or just in general. Tokyo Vanity didn’t wait for the New Year to switch it up! The Love and Hip Hop Star recently posted an updated photo of herself on social […]

The New Orleans Pelicans won the right to the No. 1 overall pick in the 2019 NBA Draft Lottery Tuesday night after having just a six percent chance of landing the top pick coming into the draft, but the odds were in their favor and the Pelicans will now look to add Duke super athlete […]

Talk about black excellence!  Antoinette Love, a New Orleans teen, has been accepted to 115 colleges across the U.S. In addition to all of those acceptance letters, pictured below, Love has also been offered 3.7 million in scholarships! Love is a senior at International High School of New Orleans and plans to visit schools in […]

Rodney James Hess, 36, was fatally shot by a Tennessee police official on Thursday.

As if the beloved city of New Orleans hasn’t already been through enough.  Today parts of the city got torn down by an F4 tornado.  Pray for the city and the people living there.  According to the weather service 25 people were injured in the aftermath of the tornado.

Ronald Gasser is accused of fatally shooting Joe McKnight on December 1 during a road rage incident in Terrytown, Louisiana.

The accused shooter faces a life sentence. He’s expected to argue self-defense.

Chase's restaurant was a popular staple in the Treme neighborhood––frequented by political figures from Martin Luther King Jr. to President Barack Obama.

New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu wants to settle several long-standing civil rights claims against the city over several notorious episodes of police violence in the days after Hurricane Katrina 11 years ago.

Toya Wright opens up about coping with the murders of her brothers as the search for his shooter continues. She discusses her ex-husband, Lil Wayne, and the letter he recently wrote to her. She also opens up about her last husband, Memphitz, felt about her and Lil Wayne’s abnormally close friendship. Sign Up For Our […]

Toya Wright has dealt with a lot in her life, but her recent family tragedy is unimaginable. Wright’s two brothers were reportedly shot to death in New Orleans over the weekend. According to reports, cops found two men suffering from multiple gunshot wounds inside of a car early Sunday morning and later identified them as her […]

A city contractor in New Orleans was the victim of a vicious vandalism attack after he discovered that his $200,000 Lamborghini was set ablaze. Although police didn’t officially make the connection, it is believed that the vehicle was torched because the contractor was hired to remove a series of statues related to the Confederacy. HuffPost Black […]