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  • LOCAL NEWS: Meijer to Fill Kmart Spot in Seven Hills October 19, 2018
    SEVEN HILLS, Ohio – Residents in Seven Hills may soon have a brand new Meijer to shop at, following the preliminary approval of the store by the city’s Planning Commission last week. City officials hope to open the store on Broadview Road, at the same location where Kmart now sits. According to city officials, the […]
    D.L. Hughley
  • LOCAL NEWS: Downtown Cleveland More Prepared for Life After LeBron This Time Around October 19, 2018
    CLEVELAND – It’s hard to miss the new 10-story tall banner downtown where LeBron James’ iconic image used to be. Even though the King is no longer ruling Cleveland’s court across the street, businesses just a few blocks away aren’t worried. With barely an open chair inside Barrio’s downtown location, the staff said it’s a light […]
    D.L. Hughley
  • OHIO NEWS: Cincinnati Man Completes 400 Chili Dogs at Skyline Chili Within a Year October 19, 2018
    Ben Cohn is the only person, as he knows so far, to complete 400 cheese coneys at the popular Cincinnat-area chain during the entire year of 2018.  Even going as far, with the help of his family, to have a customized t-shirt with “Skyline Coneys” and “400 Club” on it.   CINCINNATI — 365 days, […]
    D.L. Hughley
  • $215M Settlement Proposed In Alleged USC Gynecologist Abuse October 19, 2018
    LOS ANGELES (AP) — The University of Southern California on Friday announced an agreement in principle for a $215 million class-action settlement of claims involving alleged sexual harassment and abuse by a gynecologist who treated students for decades. The agreement with plaintiffs’ lawyers will provide compensation ranging from $2,500 up to $250,000 to the women […]
  • BROWNS: RB Carlos Hyde Traded to the Jaguars October 19, 2018
    Reportedly, the Cleveland Browns have traded running back Carlos Hyde to the Jacksonville Jaguars for a fifth-round pick in the NFL Draft.   CLEVELAND — The Cleveland Browns struggled to find carries for running backs Nick Chubb and Duke Johnson Jr. over the first six weeks of the 2018 regular season, but that should not […]
    D.L. Hughley
  • PAC Won’t Pull Ad Suggesting ‘Lynching’ If Democrats Win October 19, 2018
    LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — A political action committee said Friday that it won’t pull a widely condemned radio ad that suggests white Democrats will lynch African-Americans if they win in midterm elections in Arkansas next month. Vernon Robinson with Black Americans for the President’s Agenda said Friday that the group won’t cancel the radio […]
  • Michael B. Jordan Invites U.S. Open Winner Naomi Osaka To ‘Creed 2’ Premiere With Shirtless Photo October 19, 2018
    Naomi Osaka won the U.S. Open against Serena Williams recently and appeared on several talk shows after to discuss the big win.
    Larissa Mendoza
  • This Is the Police Interaction Video Texas Students Must Watch to Graduate High School October 19, 2018
    Starting this school year, High School students in Texas will receive a class, paired with a 16-minute video, that aims to teach them how to deal with law enforcement during a traffic stop. CNN reports, the Community Safety Education Act, Senate Bill 30 was signed into law by the 85th Texas Legislature to help ease tensions between police and students […]
    Jamai Harris
  • LOCAL NEWS: Mega Millions Jackpot Now at the Billion Dollar Mark October 19, 2018
    If you win the drawing, you could as rich as the Commonwealth of Dominica “a small island country in the West Indies” worth $562 million.   All week, the climbing Mega Millions and Powerball jackpots have been awakening the frivolous dreamers inside of us. Come on, who could resist entertaining some “what ifs” when the […]
    D.L. Hughley
  • Is Queen Latifah’s Longtime Girlfriend Expecting A Baby? October 19, 2018
    Queen Latifah is reportedly expecting a child with her rumored girlfriend Eboni Nichols. According to Radar Online, Eboni and Latifah are engaged, and the gossip site posted photos of Eboni flaunting her growing baby bump. “Friends are saying Latifah and Eboni are finally engaged,” said an insider. And a source added: “This will be the first child for […]
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