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Woman In Vegetative State For Over A Decade Gives Birth In Phoenix Nursing Facility

A woman who has been kept in a vegetative state for a decade at the Phoenix Hacienda HealthCare facility gave birth to a baby boy just days after Christmas, and now police are investigating for sexual assault. The victim, who receives 24-hour care at the facility, began making noises whenRead More →

Cyntoia Brown Granted Clemency By Tennessee Governor After Spending 15 Years In Prison

Cyntoia Brown, the Tennessee woman who was sentenced to life as a teen for killing a man who bought her for sex, was granted clemency, Governor Bill Haslam said Monday. Brown was granted a full commutation to parole and will be eligible for release Aug. 7. Brown, now 30 yearsRead More →

Family Blames Amazon For Man’s Death $6.5 Million Lawsuit Against The Company

The family of a former Amazon employee in Seattle is accusing the company of failing to provide adequate medical leave for the man and ultimately causing him to die of a stress-induced heart attack. Ronald Ashley’s family has filed a $6.5 million wrongful death lawsuit against the company. Ashley, 53,Read More →

San Diego Police Identify 23-Year-Old As Man Shot By Cop After Slitting His Own Throat

On Monday, San Diego police identified a man who was shot by a police officer last week after slitting his own throat as a 23-year-old musician and rapper. According to police, reports came from a home around 10 p.m. on Jan. 3 that Ryan Bowers had cut his own throatRead More →

'Groveland Four' Pardoned 70 Years After Falsely Being Accused Of Raping White Woman

The Groveland Four have officially been pardoned for the alleged rape of a white woman in 1949. Florida Governor Ron DeSantis and the state’s three-member Cabinet granted the four Black men accused of raping Norma Padgett, who was 17 when she made the accusation, posthumous pardons Friday (January 11). DeSantisRead More →

Mississippi Sisters, Ages 12 And 14, Charged For Stabbing Their Mother To Death

Two sisters in Mississippi have been charged in connection with the fatal stabbing of their mother Friday night. According to Pike County Sheriff Kenny Cotton, a 12-year-old and 14-year-old girl killed their mother, Ericka Hall, 32, who was found at her house with multiple stab wounds and a gunshot wound,Read More →

People Called Out For Blaming R. Kelly's Alleged Underage Victims

Since the Lifetime docu-series Surviving R. Kelly aired, social media debates surrounding the troubling allegations have been at an all-time high. While some people, such as Master P, have blamed the parents of the alleged victims, others have gone as far as to blame the victims.   After the docu-series aired, itRead More →

White Kansas Man Arrested For Kicking Black Toddler During Racist Rant

A white former fashion model was arrested after kicking a 1-year-old Black boy at a Wichita grocery store while shouting racial slurs. Lashantai Whitaker, her 1-year-old, Jhavii Fry, and her 11-year-old daughter were walking into a Dillons grocery store on Dec. 23 when Trace Riff, 31, attacked, reported the WichitaRead More →