Christopher Columbus statue in Baltimore toppled and thrown into harbor, Internet says 'take them all down'
Christopher Columbus statue in Baltimore toppled and thrown into harbor, Internet says 'take them all down'

A video showed the statue of Christopher Columbus being taken down in Little Italy, Baltimore. Many took to Twitter to comment on how 'right this is!' while writing, 'It was just the beginning'

Donald Trump slams BLM protests, says Chicago is worse than Afghanistan: 'It's like living in hell'
Donald Trump slams BLM protests, says Chicago is worse than Afghanistan: 'It's like living in hell'

The president blamed 'Democrat-run cities' saying the opposition party 'doesn't love our country'

Melania Trump's 'mysterious' image has been deliberately created, claims biographer: 'She does it on purpose'
Melania Trump's 'mysterious' image has been deliberately created, claims biographer: 'She does it on purpose'

Mary Jordan's 'The Art of Her Deal' describes the complex bonds between Melania and Donald Trump, as well as her relationship with step-daughter Ivanka

Video shows Maryland restaurant not letting black boy eat for wearing shorts while white kid gets hearty lunch
Video shows Maryland restaurant not letting black boy eat for wearing shorts while white kid gets hearty lunch

A manager at the Ouzo Bay was filmed denying service to the mother and son duo even though there was a white boy wearing similar apparel

This Day in History: Frederick Douglass is the first African-American to be nominated as US president in 1888
This Day in History: Frederick Douglass is the first African-American to be nominated as US president in 1888

A runaway slave turned activist and author, Douglass actively advocated for the abolition of slavery, equality and women's rights until his death

Pelosi demands removal of Confederate symbols but stays silent on father dedicating monument as Baltimore mayor
Pelosi demands removal of Confederate symbols but stays silent on father dedicating monument as Baltimore mayor

Thomas D’Alesandro Jr. oversaw the dedication of a monument to Stonewall Jackson and Robert E. Lee in Baltimore in 1948 when he was the mayor

Slave owner John McDonogh's statue torn down by protesters in Louisiana, dumped into Mississippi river
Slave owner John McDonogh's statue torn down by protesters in Louisiana, dumped into Mississippi river

Mayor LaToya Cantrell reacted to the incident and said in a tweet that the city “rejects vandalism and destruction of City property. It is unlawful”

NFL player Michael Bennett says team owners can't support both Trump and BLM: 'That's null and void'
NFL player Michael Bennett says team owners can't support both Trump and BLM: 'That's null and void'

The three-time Pro Bowl defensive end questioned NFL's sudden support for social activism

Melania's pained grimace after Trump forces her to smile for photos sends social media into meltdown
Melania's pained grimace after Trump forces her to smile for photos sends social media into meltdown

The president is seen in the video turning to the first lady and appears to utter, 'Why aren't you smiling?'

Trump sways and twitches during National Anthem, Twitter says must be hydroxy effects: 'Or probably dementia'
Trump sways and twitches during National Anthem, Twitter says must be hydroxy effects: 'Or probably dementia'

Trump attended the solemn ceremony nearly 30 minutes behind schedule and could barely stand still during moment of silence

Trump mocks Biden for wearing a mask at Memorial Day event, gets slammed for refusing to wear one himself
Trump mocks Biden for wearing a mask at Memorial Day event, gets slammed for refusing to wear one himself

The president retweeted a post which had a close-up picture of Biden in dark sunglasses and a mask at a Memorial Day event on Monday

Maryland mother left two children in hot car while she got her nails done in salon defying lockdown rules
Maryland mother left two children in hot car while she got her nails done in salon defying lockdown rules

Keontae Moodie, 22, was charged with two counts of leaving her children unattended, after police found a 3-month-old boy and a 3-year-old girl inside her parked black Honda

Nancy Pelosi's $160 million net worth stems from real estate investments and blue-chip stock holdings
Nancy Pelosi's $160 million net worth stems from real estate investments and blue-chip stock holdings

Her marriage to multimillionaire Paul Pelosi, a prominent businessman in real estate and venture capital for decades, has only helped her in increasing her wealth

Don Shula, legendary Miami Dolphins head coach, dies at 90
Don Shula, legendary Miami Dolphins head coach, dies at 90

Often regarded as one of the greatest coaches in NFL history, Shula was primarily known four leading the Miami Dolphins' unbeaten streak to the Super Bowl in the 1972 season

Nancy Pelosi refused to endorse Hillary after bitter feud with 'corporate sellout' Bill Clinton, reveals book
Nancy Pelosi refused to endorse Hillary after bitter feud with 'corporate sellout' Bill Clinton, reveals book

Pelosi, who has a net worth of almost $60 million, was seen as somebody who ‘looked down on unwashed masses from her San Francisco mansion'

How a Maryland shelter is helping sex trafficking victims heal from trauma and reintegrate into society
How a Maryland shelter is helping sex trafficking victims heal from trauma and reintegrate into society

The Samaritan Women is a shelter-based in Baltimore, Maryland, caring for survivors and provides them the resources to reemerge as independent individuals in the society

Kennedy family tragedy: Mother-son duo didn't have lifejacket and choppy waters took them to point of no return
Kennedy family tragedy: Mother-son duo didn't have lifejacket and choppy waters took them to point of no return

McKean's family had gone to her mother's empty waterfront home in Shady Side, Maryland, to isolate amid the coronavirus pandemic

Outrage after video shows Baltimore cop 'purposely coughing' at black residents amid coronavirus pandemic
Outrage after video shows Baltimore cop 'purposely coughing' at black residents amid coronavirus pandemic

Shortly after the video went viral on social media, the police department released a statement saying the act was 'disturbing' 

Robert F Kennedy's granddaughter and her 8-year-old son missing after canoe mishap in Chesapeake Bay
Robert F Kennedy's granddaughter and her 8-year-old son missing after canoe mishap in Chesapeake Bay

Maeve McKean, who is the grand-niece of president John F Kennedy and her son 8-year-old Gideon Joseph Kennedy McKean reportedly "popped into a canoe to chase" down a ball and struggled to make it back

Over 7% of New York cops call in sick on SAME DAY as 100 officers test positive for coronavirus
Over 7% of New York cops call in sick on SAME DAY as 100 officers test positive for coronavirus

The reputed police department said its effectiveness will not be compromised even though its 2,400 employees are ill

Kaepernick served meals at NYC charity on Super Bowl Sunday when his former NFL team 49ers played
Kaepernick served meals at NYC charity on Super Bowl Sunday when his former NFL team 49ers played

The former 49ers quarterback first stopped in Harlem to tour the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, which is dedicated to the research, preservation, and exhibition of materials focused on African American, African Diaspora, and African experiences

NFL regular-season ratings increase 5% from 2018 taking them to the highest in three years
NFL regular-season ratings increase 5% from 2018 taking them to the highest in three years

More than 182 million people tuned in to sample a game during the year, a figure which represents the highest viewership the league has drawn since the 2016 season

‘F–k off!’ say New Yorkers after being named 'rudest city in America', question methodology of the survey
‘F–k off!’ say New Yorkers after being named 'rudest city in America', question methodology of the survey

The study surveyed 2,000 adults online about the rudest city in the country and the respondents ranked the Apple residents at the top of the list

Realty firm gives $10 million in bonuses as early Christmas gift to its 198 employees
Realty firm gives $10 million in bonuses as early Christmas gift to its 198 employees

Baltimore-based St. John Properties will give all its employees an average bonus of $50,000 while some veterans could receive as much as $2,50,000

49ers suspend announcer Tim Ryan  for saying  Ravens quarterback Lamar's "dark skin" helped him: 'You could not see the football'
49ers suspend announcer Tim Ryan for saying Ravens quarterback Lamar's "dark skin" helped him: 'You could not see the football'

Former defensive lineman Tim Ryan was discussing Jackson's outstanding performance in securing the Ravens' victory against the 49ers on Sunday when he made the controversial comments.

Melania Trump booed by high school students while addressing youth opioid summit in Baltimore
Melania Trump booed by high school students while addressing youth opioid summit in Baltimore

First Lady Melania Trump, 39, was booed by a raucous crowd as she made a speech at the youth summit in Baltimore.

Baltimore woman allergic to penicillin goes into anaphylactic shock after having unprotected sex with husband
Baltimore woman allergic to penicillin goes into anaphylactic shock after having unprotected sex with husband

Doctors found her husband regularly took nafcillin, a form of penicillin, in order to treat a heart infection

Trump campaign savagely trolls 'Future President' Hillary Clinton on her 72nd birthday using her own tweet from 2016
Trump campaign savagely trolls 'Future President' Hillary Clinton on her 72nd birthday using her own tweet from 2016

The former secretary of state who is reportedly rumored to be attempting a 2020 bid celebrated her 72nd birthday on Saturday, October 26

Hillary Clinton shades Trump and Melania by comparing them to 'corrupt' King Ahab and 'vain' Queen Jezebel at Elijah Cummings' funeral
Hillary Clinton shades Trump and Melania by comparing them to 'corrupt' King Ahab and 'vain' Queen Jezebel at Elijah Cummings' funeral

Clinton made a biblical dig at Trump in a comment about Cummings standing up to the "corrupt leadership of King Ahab and Queen Jezebel"

US veteran who comtemplated suicide after losing legs, genitals in explosion hails penis transplant as the 'best decision he ever made'
US veteran who comtemplated suicide after losing legs, genitals in explosion hails penis transplant as the 'best decision he ever made'

The US Navy corpsman in his mid-30s, known only as Ray, was tending to wounded soldiers who were ambushed by the Taliban when he accidentally stepped on a roadside bomb back in 2010

Baltimore restaurant slammed for 'racist' dress code that bans 'excessive baggy clothing, jerseys and athletic attire'
Baltimore restaurant slammed for 'racist' dress code that bans 'excessive baggy clothing, jerseys and athletic attire'

An image circulating on social media about the establishment's dress code posted at their gate prompted several observers to complain that the rules appeared to discriminate against certain groups of customers

After 'she's got a son' fiasco, Donald Trump has an important message for Barron: 'Don't vape'
After 'she's got a son' fiasco, Donald Trump has an important message for Barron: 'Don't vape'

Trump has announced that he would be seeking to ban the sale of flavored vaping products to save young people from the potential dangers of e-cigarettes.

Trump says the job of the NSA is 'easy' because he makes all the decisions and 'you don't have to work'
Trump says the job of the NSA is 'easy' because he makes all the decisions and 'you don't have to work'

The president said this to the media a couple of days after sacking his third NSA in the form of hardliner John Bolton.

Chrissy Teigen says 'my heart stopped' when Donald Trump lashed out at her and admits she does have a 'filthy mouth'
Chrissy Teigen says 'my heart stopped' when Donald Trump lashed out at her and admits she does have a 'filthy mouth'

Both Teigen and John Legend are outspoken critics of the President, with Legend previously calling Trump a 'flaming racist'

White House hits back at Washington Post's 'lost summer' article on Trump by posting 'summer of winning' video
White House hits back at Washington Post's 'lost summer' article on Trump by posting 'summer of winning' video

The nearly two-minute-long clip was posted on the official social media account of the White House and was captioned, "@washingtonpost, is this what you call a 'lost summer'?"

Pell Grant for inmates' education can make society safer by keeping re-offense rate under check
Pell Grant for inmates' education can make society safer by keeping re-offense rate under check

Recidivism, the tendency of a convicted criminal to re-offend, is 14% for those who obtain an associate degree, 5.6% for those with a bachelor’s degree, and 0% for those who secure a master’s degree.

Congressman Elijah Cummings’ Baltimore home burglarized, Donald Trump says 'too bad'
Congressman Elijah Cummings’ Baltimore home burglarized, Donald Trump says 'too bad'

Baltimore has been in news this week — because of the president's tweet — while Cummings has remained mostly silent on Trump's attack

Pittsburgh man shocked as his 'Make Racism Wrong Again' apparel draws 'dirty looks', calls city 'most racist place I ever lived'
Pittsburgh man shocked as his 'Make Racism Wrong Again' apparel draws 'dirty looks', calls city 'most racist place I ever lived'

Jamal Lewis, 48, said his 'Make Racism Wrong Again' apparel did not get the most pleasant reception at a local Walmart

Michelle Obama shades Donald Trump with dance video after he called Baltimore a 'dangerous and filthy place'
Michelle Obama shades Donald Trump with dance video after he called Baltimore a 'dangerous and filthy place'

The president's denigration of a major American city sparked outrage, adding to the criticism he recently received over his racist tweets about four congresswomen of color.

Seafood restaurant launches 'PETA Tears' beer, trolls animal rights group saying ‘your tears are delicious’
Seafood restaurant launches 'PETA Tears' beer, trolls animal rights group saying ‘your tears are delicious’

Jimmy's Famous Seafood in Baltimore, Maryland, has released the new beer after having locked horns with the animal rights group over a billboard issue last September

Deadly fungal infection may have emerged due to global warming, cases reported from over 30 countries
Deadly fungal infection may have emerged due to global warming, cases reported from over 30 countries

The researchers suggest this is the beginning of fungi adapting to higher temperatures, and call for better surveillance systems

Living With Freedom | Maryland's first exoneree Leslie Vass talks about justice, PTSD, and starting over from scratch
Living With Freedom | Maryland's first exoneree Leslie Vass talks about justice, PTSD, and starting over from scratch

An armed robbery at a drug store in 1975 changed Leslie Vass's life. Until the day of his hearing, he had no idea that he was being framed.

Anti-ICE protestors replace US flag with Mexican flag, vandalize 'Blue Lives Matter' flag outside detention facility
Anti-ICE protestors replace US flag with Mexican flag, vandalize 'Blue Lives Matter' flag outside detention facility

The 'Blue Lives Matter' flag honoring the law enforcement outside the Colorado detention center was spray-painted with the words 'Abolish ICE'

Man convicted of murdering son decades ago now arrested for killing daughter who was found dismembered near dumpster
Man convicted of murdering son decades ago now arrested for killing daughter who was found dismembered near dumpster

Banks has been in and out of prison several times for murdering and assaulting people close to him. Dominique, his daughter, was reportedly trying to reconnect with him.

Substitute teacher arrested for engaging in sexual activity with student and giving him alcohol
Substitute teacher arrested for engaging in sexual activity with student and giving him alcohol

25-year-old Alexis Mercedes Boberg has been charged with two counts of a fourth-degree sex offense for having sexual contact with a person while in a position of authority, according to the Anne Arundel County police

Hundreds of cops are active members of racist, misogynist, and transphobic online groups, reveals investigation
Hundreds of cops are active members of racist, misogynist, and transphobic online groups, reveals investigation

Even though 50 police departments said they'd launch investigations into the officers, only one has been fired so far

Low vegetable, fruit consumption causes 139,000 deaths from heart disease, stroke in US: Study
Low vegetable, fruit consumption causes 139,000 deaths from heart disease, stroke in US: Study

The researchers defined optimal fruit intake as 300 grams per day—equivalent to roughly two small apples—and optimal intake of vegetables was described as 400 grams per day—about three cups of raw carrots

Former Red Sox star David Ortiz shot in the Dominican Republic now in stable condition
Former Red Sox star David Ortiz shot in the Dominican Republic now in stable condition

The baseball star was reportedly shot in the back and was taken to the hospital. The shooting occurred in a burglary attempt, his father is reported to have initially said. Police, later on, confirmed it wasn't a robbery.

Worried Baltimore father tracks daughter on app, finds Uber driver raping her in the back seat
Worried Baltimore father tracks daughter on app, finds Uber driver raping her in the back seat

The father of the 25-year-old woman had become anxious when she did not arrive home at the estimated time and tracked her location to the intersection of West Timonium Road and Jenifer Road

Amber Alert: 12-year-old girl missing from Baltimore, last seen with man in silver Honda Accord
Amber Alert: 12-year-old girl missing from Baltimore, last seen with man in silver Honda Accord

Heydi Chavarria was last spotted on the 1700 block of McHenry Street in Baltimore, Maryland, wearing a yellow shirt, blue pants, and white shoes

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