Daily Archive: February 25, 2013

    Man stripped, whipped over $20 debt (video)

    (Suspect Raheem Clark) Newark teen stripped, whipped, and videotaped by 3 men over dad’s $20 debt.(CNN)– Footage of the beating of a New Jersey man, who was forced to strip naked for a belt-whipping over an apparent $20 debt, has garnered the attention of Newark city officials after the online video went viral.”Take everything off right now….

    Life in China: From Fusion Cuisine to Live Snakes

    BEIJING (NNPA) – When Julia Wilson visited China for the first time in 2002, no one had to tell the former Los Angeles television reporter why China was known as “the Kingdom of Bikes.” Wilson, who is CEO of Washington, D.C.-based Wilson Global Communications, said: “It was so different, especially with the bicycles. Imagine r…

    The unveiling of Rosa Park’s statue in Statuary Hall

    Congressman Jesse L. Jackson, Jr’s footprint will forever be stamped in the Capitol as a result of two pieces of legislation that he passed during his 17 years in Congress.In light of his curent legal problems these two items may not be mentioned at the ceremony unveiling the new statue of Rosa Parks going into Statuary Hall on Wednesday, February…

    Fantasia Blasts Jet Magazine

    Fantasia is not too happy with Jet Magazine right now. A teaser of her upcoming Jet cover made its way to the internet with quotes about the R&B singer enjoying the single life. Turns out that the cover the magazine decided to publish had not been approved by Fantasia. Taking to Twitter and Instagram, Fantasia commented: Thi…