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Starbucks To Close All Company-Owned Stores On The Afternoon Of May 29 For Racial-Bias Education Day

Tuesday, April 17th, 2018

Starbucks announced Tuesday that it will close all of its company-owned locations in the U.S. during the afternoon of May 29 to conduct a racial-bias education program.

Source: Starbucks to close all company-owned stores on the afternoon of May 29 for racial-bias education day

Memphis Police Searching For Woman Forced From Her Car Into A Vehicle

Monday, April 16th, 2018

Memphis Police Department has issued a City Watch for a woman who was abducted Monday afternoon. 

Memphis Police Department has issued a City Watch for a woman who was abducted Monday afternoon.

The incident happened at about 2:30 p.m. near the intersection of Hilda Street and West Brooks Road.

A witness told police that 26-year-old Tayra Webster was driving and being pursued by 43-year-old Eric Wells when she struck a pole.

The witness said Wells assaulted Webster and forced her into his vehicle, a four-door tan 2000 Honda Accord with the license plate 4H10R7, before driving away.

Webster stands between 4-feet-10-inches to 5-feet-2-inches tall and weighs about 125 pounds. She was last seen wearing blue jeans, a black shirt with straps, and white tennis shoes with rhinestones. She also has a pink tongue ring and a star tattoo on her foot.

Wells has a dark complexion and stands 5-feet-6-inches tall and weighs 186 pounds. He was last seen wearing a white hat, blue jacket, green shirt, green shoes, and glasses.

A photo of Wells was not immediately available.

If you’ve seen either Webster or Wells, call MPD at (901) 545-267.

Source: Police: Woman abducted after vehicle pursuit

(NEW HEAT) Quest the 7th – “#7” (VIDEO)

Monday, April 16th, 2018

Twitter @Qthe7th Instagram @Qthe7th www.ElementMovement.com

Quest the 7th hails from historic Algiers, located on the Westbank of New Orleans. He is becoming well known for being one of the most inspirational and creative modern day music artist and songwriter. In addition, his production style is sought after. He is truly growing into the title of “triple threat”, one he plans to wear well. His style is unrivaled in that his music is traditional, yet influential and is helping to reshape the sound of today’s modern Hip Hop. The visuals for “# 7” were filmed and directed by CRG Films and were just made available on You Tube. It is the first single off of the upcoming “Algiers Chronicles 1.5”, a deluxe edition and a re-release of the acclaimed “Algiers Chronicles” that made its debut in 2017.

One of the goals Quest the 7th hopes to achieve through the release of “Algiers Chronicles 1.5” is to breathe new life into a genre that many contend has become dull, boring and downright unoriginal. Quest the 7th is an original and an epic creator and because of these qualities, he is confident he will be successful in not only changing the current state of Hip Hop, but affecting it positively and creating a lane for talented and like-minded creatives. His ultimate goal is to become known internationally as a Hip Hop innovator, serving as a catalyst for the return of real and intellectual Hip Hop music, fused with mainstays like R&B and Jazz. Quest the 7th has been quite successful in creating timeless art and he looks forward to the future as he continues on that same mission.

“Algiers Chronicles” was released to wide acclaim on August 28, 2017 and is available for purchase and streaming on all major digital entertainment platforms, including iTunes, Google Play, Amazon Music, Spotify, and hundreds more. “Algiers Chronicles 1.5” will be released in the near future. For booking, appearances and features, contact Manager Mike Swift at 504-357-7646. For interviews and media inquiries, contact Publicist Arlene Culpepper of MIKODreamz PR via email at mikodreamzpr@gmail.com.

Trump Signs Executive Order Mandating That Poor People Work or Lose ‘Welfare’

Friday, April 13th, 2018

Without much fanfare (totally apropos, given what’s been happening in the world of the White House in the last 72 hours), President Donald Trump signed an executive order Tuesday that will force recipients of Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program benefits, Medicaid and low-income housing subsidies to find work or lose their assistance.

Source: President Signs Executive Order Mandating That Poor People Work or Lose ‘Welfare’

Ex-Disney Star Orlando Brown Arrested in His Underwear by Bounty Hunters in Crazy Video

Friday, April 13th, 2018

Man Killed By Police After Stabbing His Daughter To Death, Neighbors Say

Friday, April 13th, 2018

Police officers in Helena-West Helena, Arkansas, shot and killed a man they saw stabbing a woman.

Police officers in Helena-West Helena, Arkansas, shot and killed a man who was stabbing his 20-year-old daughter.

Police Chief James Smith said officers were called to North Ninth Street just after 1 a.m. in search of a wanted person–one day after they went to the same house for a domestic disturbance.

Upon arriving, officers witnessed a 39-year-old man stabbing a 20-year-old woman. Woods later died of her injuries.

Neighbors identified the woman as the suspect’s daughter, Adrianna Woods. She is the mother of a 2-year-old son who was also in the house when this happened. He was not injured.

Source: Man who killed his daughter shot by police, neighbors say

69-Year-Old Carjacked And Beaten By 3 Men 

Friday, April 13th, 2018

A 69-year-old man was attacked and carjacked by three men at a Whitehaven gas station, according to Memphis Police Department. 

A 69-year-old man was attacked and carjacked by three men at a Whitehaven gas station, according to Memphis Police Department.

The incident happened on Wednesday around 5:45 p.m. at the Valero Gas Station near the intersection of East Shelby Drive and Millbranch Road.

One of the suspects pointed a gun at the victim, and all three of the suspects beat the victim after he exited the vehicle.

Source: 69-year-old victim carjacked, beaten by 3 men in Whitehaven

Video Shows Police Killing Homeless Man in Homeless Shelter

Tuesday, April 10th, 2018

Suspect Bites Off And Swallows Cop’s Finger During Altercation

Sunday, April 8th, 2018

He bit off all he could chew.

He bit off all he could chew.

An unhinged man who chomped off a piece of a cop’s middle finger at a Brooklyn stationhouse swallowed the digit before cops could retrieve it, authorities said.

Ainsley Johnson, 34, gulped down the fingertip during a fight with a cop who was escorting him into a jail cell at the 69th Precinct in Canarsie about 6 p.m. Friday, according to police.

About an hour earlier, cops arrested Johnson on E. 99th St. after he wigged out on a 46-year-old resident, breaking the windows of the man’s 2003 BMW and crushing his victim’s mailbox with a cement planter.

Source: Suspected vandal bites off and swallows cop’s middle fingertip

Man Who Was Framed by Cops Gets $10M After 6 Years in Prison for Murder

Sunday, April 8th, 2018

San Francisco detectives violated Jamal Trulove’s rights by fabricating evidence and withholding other evidence that may have helped him, the jury found.

Source: Former reality show guest awarded $10M after jury finds police framed him for murder