Category Archives: Urban Government

  • Michelle Obama’s ‘Bald’ Look on ‘Jeopardy!’ Freaks Folks Out (Watch)

    Mar 27, 15 by Qwest7 4 Comments

    *Did you see what you think you saw when First Lady Michelle Obama appeared on “Jeopardy!” on Tuesday (March 24)? That’s the question many people asked online as still frames of Obama from the show seemingly showing her balding or having very little hair made its way onto Twitter. Needless to say, the Twitter verse […]

  • Jesse Jackson Jr. to Be Released From Prison Today

    Mar 26, 15 by Qwest7 3 Comments

    *After serving a two and half year prison sentence, former Rep. Patrick Kennedy says former Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. will be released from federal prison today (March 26). Kennedy, a mental health advocate, spoke to USA Today and confirmed that Jackson will spend the rest of his sentence in a halfway house in Washington D.C. […]

  • Fired Univision Host Claims Network Lied About Michelle Obama Complaint

    Mar 26, 15 by Qwest7 2 Comments

    *Former Univision host Rodner Figueroa isn’t taking his firing from the network lying down. In a letter to Univision that was obtained by TMZ, Figueroa’s lawyer Marty Singer blasted the channel while accusing it of using a phony excuse to terminate his client. The excuse in question involved a formal complaint filed by First Lady […]

  • Mitt Romney to Charity Box Evander Holyfield – Prince Debuts ‘What If’

    Mar 20, 15 by Qwest7 Leave a comment

    *All in the name of charity. That’s the motivation for former presidential candidate Mitt Romney, who is gearing up to box former heavyweight champion Evander Holyfield. The Salt Lake City Tribune reports the fundraising bout will take place May 15 in Salt Lake City. As for what fans can expect, Romney summed it up by […]

  • Jesse Jackson to Lead Clark Atlanta’s Remembrance of Bloody Sunday

    Mar 19, 15 by EURweb editor/BJ Leave a comment

    *Atlanta – The Rev. Jesse L. Jackson, legendary civil rights leader and Rainbow PUSH Coalition founder and president, will lead Clark Atlanta University’s remembrance of “Bloody Sunday” and deliver a message on the occasion Friday, March 20, at 10:45 a.m. in the Bishop Henderson Student Center, 223 James P. Brawley Drive, Clark Atlanta University (CAU) President Carlton E. Brown says, […]

  • Missouri Congressmen Clay & Cleaver Offer $3K Reward in Ferguson Police Shooting

    Mar 13, 15 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *(Via TheHill) – A pair of Missouri Democrats is offering a $3,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of the person — or people — responsible for shooting a pair of police officers amid protests in Ferguson, Mo., early Thursday morning. Reps. Lacy Clay and Emanuel Cleaver, who condemned the shootings as a cowardly […]