A woman has been charged with murder after police said she was involved in a shooting that killed a pregnant mother who was holding her 3-year-old son’s hand in Georgia. According to Channel 2 Action News, Kiresa Cooper, 27,has been charged with murder in connection with the death of Auriel Callaway. Callaway, who was reportedly […]

Cora Jakes Coleman recently released a new book called “Ferocious Warrior;” in the book she teaches people how to get to their “promise and purpose in life.” Growing up T.D. Jakes’ daughter she was always interested in going into ministry and it also came with “great scrutiny.” Moving into adulthood is difficult for most people […]


A southeast Dallas woman who left her two young children home alone for hours was arrested over the weekend and charged with two counts of abandoning or endangering a child with intent to return. Police say Rodneika Hornage, 25, wanted to celebrate her birthday by shopping without her two kids in tow, so she left them […]

Arts & Entertainment

Tiffany Haddish chops it up with David Letterman for his Netflix series “My Next Guest Needs No Introduction,” and the “Girls Trip” star recounted her abusive childhood with a mother who pretty must lost her marbles following a near-fatal car accident. “I didn’t want to be with my mom no more,” the comedian/actress says in the […]

Kameela Russell, a 41-year-old mother of two girls, has reportedly been missing for over a week. Russell, works as a test chairperson at Miami Norland Senior High and was last seen on May 15 during finals week for the school. Her family said she was last seen on Wednesday night when her car pulled into her aunt’s driveway […]


TOWSON, Md. (AP) — It’s almost Valentine’s Day, and at Towson University in Maryland a mother has been trying so hard to find a date for her son that police are concerned. The Baltimore Sun reports that a woman in her 50s wearing a multicolored scarf approached students in two campus buildings last week, showing them a […]


The officers needlessly used excessive force in a non-violent situation.

Last month Robin Le-Hanefi’s son passed her in his jeep on a Georgia road and was far enough ahead of her that his car was out of sight. Then she saw a cloud of smoke. Le-Hanefi told Channel 2 Action News Thursday that her heart sank as she got closer. She saw her son’s almost unrecognizable […]

Police were called to a Phoenix, Arizona home after receiving a call that a woman allegedly tased her 17-year-old son on Easter morning. Sharron Dobbins, 40, tased her son on his leg to get him up for church according to court documents reported by Fox 10 News. Dobbins claims otherwise saying she only “sparked” the taser to get his attention. […]

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So we’re down in Memphis, Tennessee to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s assassination and there’s a mix of emotion in the air. There’s an obvious sense of pride as we honor Dr. King’s legacy and all that he was able to accomplish in just 39 years; but as we think […]

1/11/18- Mother of the Black H&M model who wore a sweatshirt saying, “The Coolest Monkey In The Jungle” responds saying that people are taking it way too seriously and need to stop crying wolf! Well, comedian, Chris Paul has just the right sweatshirt for her! READ MORE STORIES ON BLACKAMERICAWEB.COM: GET THE HOTTEST STORIES STRAIGHT […]

11/21/17- Donald Trump tried to take a swing at NFL player Marshawn Lynch tweeting the NFL should get rid of him for sitting during the National Anthem. But it backfired because Lynch’s mother clapped backed on Twitter! Like BlackAmericaWeb.com on Facebook. Follow us on Twitter and Instagram Sign Up For Our Newsletter!