MA’LIK RICHMOND (AP Photo/File) COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — One of the two Ohio high school football players convicted this year of raping a 16-year-old girl is appealing his sex-offender classification.
This undated photo provided by Vanderbilt University shows tight end Brandon Vandenburg. (AP Photos/Vanderbilt University) by Teresa M. WalkerAP Sports Writer NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) —…
Serena Williams arrives for Burberry Prorsum show, during London Men’s spring summer fashion collections 2014, in London, Tuesday, June 18, 2013. (Photo by Jonathan Short/Invision/AP) The Associated Press Serena Williams says she’s reaching out to the family of the victim in the Steubenville rape case after the tennis star was quoted in a Rolling Stone article saying “she shouldn’t have put herself in that position.” “I am currently reaching out to the girl’s family to let her know that I am deeply sorry for what was written in the Rolling Stone article,” Williams said in a statement released through her agent Wednesday. “What was written — what I supposedly said — is insensitive and hurtful, and I by no means would say or insinuate that she was at all to blame.”
STEUBENVILLE BIG RED (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic, File) by Andrew Wesh Huggins AP Legal Affairs Writer COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Police officers and investigators on Thursday were searching the high school attended by two football players who raped a 16-year-old girl after an alcohol-fueled party last summer, Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine said.
ROSA CLEMENTE By Charlene Muhammad LOS ANGELES (FinalCall.com) – Rappers and music audiences appear to be engaged in a battle over freedom of speech and consumerism with a backlash against negative lyrics.
APOLOGIZES–This Sept. 29, 2012 file photo shows Rick Ross performing at the BET Hip-Hop Honors at Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center in Atlanta. (Photo by John Amis/Invision/AP, file) NEW YORK (AP) — A day after Reebok ended its relationship with Rick Ross, the rapper acknowledged that his lyrics on Rocko’s song “U.O.E.N.O.” were “offensive.”
FIRED–This Sept. 29, 2012 photo shows Rick Ross performing at the BET Hip-Hop Honors at Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center in Atlanta. (Photo by John Amis/Invision/AP, file) by Mesfin Fekadu NEW YORK (AP) — Reebok has ended its relationship with Rick Ross following heavy criticism of lyrics by the rapper considered by some to be pro-rape.
WILLIAM LEONARD ROBERTS II AKA RICK ROSS by Dion Rabioun ATLANTA (Real Times News Service)–William Leonard Roberts II is a clown.
FORMER STEUBENVILLE NAACP PRESIDENT ROYAL MAYO by Dr. Boyce Watkins (YourBlackWorld.com)–A man who once ran the NAACP in Steubenville, Ohio made some comments that have drawn a sharp reaction from women’s rights advocates across the country.