New Orleans police officer Robert Hoobler known in the Crescent City as “Uncle Bob” is being mourned by rapper Lil Wayne who has frequently shared that it was him who saved his life after a suicide attempt at only 12 years old.  “Everything happens for a reason. I was dying when I met u at […]

Charlotte's general election begins Tuesday.

Gas prices continue to drop – though they remain high. The average price of a gallon of gas in the U.S. is now $4.54 – down 32 cents over the last two weeks and down 55 cents over the last six weeks. The price is still $1.32 higher than it was a year ago. Experts […]


Sesame Place has come under fire after a viral video shows one of its employees dressed as the Rosita character blowing off two little Black girls. The post Sesame Place Defends Employee After Racist Snubbing Of Little Black Girls Alleged In Viral Video appeared first on NewsOne.

Gun violence affects everything, including comedy shows. A gunman opened fire outside a North Carolina comedy club just before Craig Robinson of The Office fame was set to hit the stage. Deadline reports that the gunman entered a spot called The Comedy Zone in Charlotte shortly after 9 PM with a gun and ordered everyone […]

Ivana Trump, first wife of Donald Trump and mother to three of his children, has died at the age of 73. Authorities say Trump died at her Manhattan home Thursday afternoon.  TMZ reports that she had gone into cardiac arrest. Ivana and Donald were married in 1977 and became a world-famous ‘power couple’ of the […]

So, most of y’all know the saga by now: Doja Cat recently called out 17-year-old Noah Schnapp for sharing a message she sent to him asking him to hook her up with his  Stranger Things co-star Joseph Quinn calling it “snake s**t.” The call-out kind of backfired on Doja costing her a couple hundred thousand […]

Do you smell something funny in the air around Charlotte? The Charlotte Fire Department said they are receiving a high volume of calls related to a natural gas odor in the city. Officials say not to worry and there is no need to report this odor. The smell is actually not related to gas. The […]

Doja Cat airing out a teenager didn't sit well with her Instagram followers.

Any hopes that inflation was cooling off in the summer were dashed by the latest Labor Department report. Inflation spiked again in June, to a 12-month average of 9.1% – the highest rate in 40 years. It’s not just gas and groceries that are going up: ‘core inflation’, a metric that removes food and energy […]