It is being reported that the sexual coercion lawsuits against Bishop Eddie Long of the New Birth Missionary Baptist Church are likely to be tried publicly, rather than settled out of court as it was initially thought. The Root reports: Settlement discussions between the prosperity preacher and the four young men who have filed civil […]

An elderly woman in Atlanta is claiming that a bus driver allegedly dragged her and caused her to break an arm. The 62-year-old passenger Lettie Robinson was getting off a bus and tried to get her purse back inside the bus. “I was reaching for my key in my purse, and she closed the door […]

ATLANTA — Authorities say Andre Williams, a former Atlanta high school principal who is accused of sending lewd text messages to a 16-year-old girl was arrested Monday for unlawful disposition of material to minors, a misdemeanor of a “high and aggravated nature”.

Lauryn Hill has angered her fans for the second time in a month, after keeping an audience waiting for three hours in Atlanta and changing the arrangement of her songs beyond recognition, according to witnesses. Eurweb has the story here. Related: Lauryn Hill Tells Off Fans After Arriving Late To Her Own Concert!

(Atlanta-Atlanta Journal-Constitution) When Walter Broadnax took the helm of one of Atlanta’s historically black colleges — Clark Atlanta University — in 2002, the school, he said, was in financial trouble. So he set about laying off professors, shutting down some programs and increasing the tuition. At the time, those moves provoked widespread controversy on campus […]

Authorities say a driver enraged because a 17-year-old boy allegedly egged his Mercedes on Halloween fatally shot the “prankster” in the neck and throat as he tried to run away.

An Atlanta woman stopped to get fuel at an gas station when the unthinkable happened — her car was stolen with her 8 month-old child inside. The mother Jetta Sellers, shares the horrific tale in a local news report.

The “Real Housewives of Atlanta” returns tonight on Bravo. Here is a preview to get you ready for what should be another exciting season. Model Cynthia Bailey and attorney Phaedra Parks are introduced as the new “housewives.” NeNe patches things up with Kim but finds out that her marriage to Greg is falling apart due […]

Via: // From ATLANTA — One group is taking freedom of speech and freedom of expression to the limits in a series of Metro Atlanta highway billboards voicing strong opinions against President Barack Obama. The billboards are the latest move to sway public opinion — and for a price you can have your […]

VIA:  HELLOBEAUTIFUL.COM New Atlanta based “Alter Ego” photographer Derek Blanks transforms Vivica into two personalities.