Category Archives: Other News

  • More Calls for Body Cams on Cops After Ferguson

    Aug 23, 14 by EurPublisher 1 Comment

    *(Via MSN News) – What if Michael Brown’s last moments had been recorded? The fatal police shooting of the unarmed black 18-year-old in Ferguson, Missouri, is prompting calls for more officers to wear so-called body cameras, simple, lapel-mounted gadgets that capture video footage of law enforcement’s interactions with the public. Proponents say the devices add […]

  • ‘Rainy Night in Georgia’ … Pain is Raining All Over the World!

    Aug 22, 14 by Larry Buford Leave a comment

    *Memories:  “Rainy Night in Georgia.” Here is some history. Tony Joe White wrote and recorded the song. Here is a history of the song (courtesy Wikipedia) and two of my favorite renditions of it by the late greats Brook Benton and David Ruffin. Enjoy!

  • New R&B Hall of Fame Inductees: Michael Jackson and Whitney Houston

    Aug 22, 14 by Larry Buford 1 Comment

    *Some things just can’t be ignored! This year as Michael Jackson and Whitney Houston are being inducted into the momentous Rhythm & Blues Hall of Fame and Museum (R&BHOF), the number five seems to keep coming up. You see, their awards will be presented to their respective parents Joseph (Joe) Jackson, and Cissy Houston. Here’s […]

  • Now Fired Black Editor at People Suing Publication for Discrimination

    Aug 22, 14 by EurPublisher 3 Comments

    *(Via NY Daily News) – Maybe they should call it White People magazine. The recently axed lone black editor of People says she was discriminated against by her boss, and that the popular magazine is biased against African-Americans in general. People is “a discriminatory organization run entirely by white people who intentionally focus the magazine […]

  • THE (08-22-14) EURweb Free-4-All Page/Board

    Aug 22, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Just like the headline says, this page/board is where you can discuss the stuff that we didn’t cover in today’s issue. (It’s sort of like feedback with a twist) Remember, NO name calling, racial taunting, graphic sex talk and vulgarity in general, PLEASE. ——– EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE I let no man drag me down so […]

  • Convenient? – Cop Who Shot New Orleans Man in Head Turned Off Body Camera

    Aug 21, 14 by EurPublisher 3 Comments

    The other day we reported on the shooting of a New Orleans man, Armand Bennett, 26, who was shot in the forehead by a female police officer named Lisa Lewis. Bennet’s attorney, Nandi Campbell, said her client never resisted, and she claims Officer Lewis fired a second shot at her client as he ran away. […]