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Atlanta Teen Fatally Shot After Knocking on Wrong Apartment Door

Atlanta Teen Fatally Shot After Knocking on Wrong Apartment Door

by Christina Santi   Apr 02, 2019

Omarian Banks, 19, was shot and killed around midnight on March 29 after mistakenly knocking on the wrong door of his Atlanta apartment complex.... Read More

12-Year-Old Rapper Appears in Court Following Viral Arrest Video

12-Year-Old Rapper Appears in Court Following Viral Arrest Video

by Christina Santi   Feb 27, 2019

The youngster faces serious charges. Read More

'Atlanta' Season Three Won't Return in 2019

‘Atlanta’ Season Three Won’t Return in 2019

by Christina Santi   Feb 05, 2019

The third season of the highly anticapted FX series is delayed for a second time. Read More

Keisha Lance Bottoms Jokes About Black Card After Mac & Cheese Gate

Keisha Lance Bottoms Jokes About Black Card After Mac & Cheese Gate

by Christina Santi   Dec 28, 2018

The Atlanta mayor is here for the jokes about her Christmas mac and cheese photo. Read More

Cheesecake Factory

Georgia Community Wanted To Form Own Town After Black Mayor Elected

by Teddy Grant   Nov 13, 2018

A gated country club near Atlanta wanted to secede from its city because residents wanted a Cheesecake Factory, denying claims that it was because... Read More

Angela Simmons’ Ex-fiancé Killed in Atlanta Shooting

Angela Simmons’ Ex-fiancé Killed in Atlanta Shooting

by Jessica Bennett   Nov 06, 2018

The ex-fiancé of Growing Up Hip Hop star Angela Simmons was shot and killed last weekend in Atlanta. People reports Simmons’ ex, Sutton Tennyson,... Read More

AAFCA Announce New Partnership with Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences

AAFCA Announce New Partnership with Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences

by The African American Film Critics Association (AAFCA)   Oct 31, 2018

AAFCA will conclude its 2018 lineup of Atlanta programming with a partnership with the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences to educate the... Read More

10 Takeaways from Georgia’s Contentious Governors Debate

10 Takeaways from Georgia’s Contentious Governors Debate

by Sarafina Wright   Oct 23, 2018

Georgia’s gubernatorial candidates Democrat Stacy Abrams and Republican Brian Kemp faced-off on Tuesday (10/23) night on the future of healthcare in the state, DACA... Read More

Oak View Elementary School

Pre-K Teachers Resign After Allegedly Zip-Tying Pupils

by Christina Santi   Oct 02, 2018

Two pre-Kindergarten teachers at Oak View Elementary have resigned following allegations they zip-tied the hands of two 4-year-old children behind their backs like criminals.... Read More

[RECAP] EBONY’s 2018 Women Up Brunch in Atlanta

[RECAP] EBONY’s 2018 Women Up Brunch in Atlanta

by Christina Santi   Sep 21, 2018

Last Saturday, EBONY’s Women Up series made a stop in Atlanta to celebrate women of color making herstory in business and tech through their... Read More