Daily Archive: October 25, 2013

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    Teen Being Treated in Atlanta For Rare Cancer Gets Homecoming Surprise

    Kareem Gibbs is an 18-year-old high school student who is considered to be charming, always upbeat and rarely seen without a smile on his face. The youth would make anyone think he didn’t have a care in the world. But behind Gibbs’ sunny disposition is a sad reality — he has a rare form of cancer and has only months to live. Despite …

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    Why Are The Three Largest Mental Health Care Providers Jails?

    The three largest mental health providers in the nation are the following jails: Cook County in Illinois, Los Angeles County and Rikers Island in New York. It didn’t have to be this way and it’s not as if past political leaders haven’t tried. This week, USA Today took a look at the Community Mental Health Act, the last piece of legislation signed b …

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    Radio One Personality Sheila Stewart Killed in Car Crash in Atlanta

    Sheila Stewart, a Radio One personality in Washington D.C., was killed in a car accident in Atlanta Thursday morning, NBC Washington reports. The station’s website quotes Dekalb County police in saying that Stewart was driving westbound on Interstate 20 when her Mercedes Benz came to a full stop for an unknown reason. She was struck from behind by a westbound box truck. …