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THE BUZZ! Racial slur seen in TV weather forecast: ‘We apologize to our viewers’ A weather channel in Des Moines Iowa is apologizing to its viewers. The apology is in response to a racial slur shown on screen during a broadcast. The graphic on the screen read Hello Des Moines, This is your weather my […]

The Buzz! New York adult diagnosed with polio, first US case in nearly a decade Tired of these viruses yet? Covid 19, lately cases of monkey pox and now according to the New York Department of Health for the first time since 2013 someone gets diagnosed with polio. This case is a weaker strain of […]

The Buzz! Joe Biden says he ‘has’ cancer thanks to oil industry — but WH points to skin cancer years ago President Joe Biden was a trending topic on twitter as the hashtaag #BidenHasCancer was trending. All of this started because of what President Biden during a speech about global warming. He said “That’s why […]

States With the Highest Rents So how does the rental prices here in the Maryland market compare to other states. Well, according to data from Apartment List,  the price for one-bedroom apartments in every state increased in the last year. They also listed the top 15 states with the highest rent in the U.S. Maryland […]

Baltimore police officer faces federal charges on drug distribution to motorcycle club Corruption is nothing new but you hate to hear it, especially in certain fields like policing, a job that needs the trust from the community to be successful. And when stories like the Gun Trace Task Force and other police misconduct concerns are […]

Uvalde school shooting surveillance video fuels scrutiny over delayed law enforcement response We know about the mass shooting tragedy that took place at a Uvalde school leaving 21 people dead. And we have heard about the lack of a quick response from authorities. Well now we have visual confirmation of what took place as video […]

Black Man Forced to Cut his Dreadlocks Sues a Kentucky State Prison Remember the crown act, it stands for “Creating a Respectful and Open World for Natural Hair,”  and it is a law that prohibits race-based hair discrimination. But I guess in Kentucky state prison, that means nothing, especially when it comes to 50 year […]

13-year-old Black girl accepted into medical school As a parent you sometimes feel so proud when your child accomplishes some great things, and I can only imagine how proud this young woman’s parents must be. I’m talking about the amazing work of 13 year old Alena Analeigh Wicker, who was accepted to the University of […]

Jayland Walker’s Body Was Still Handcuffed After Arriving At The Coroner’s Office, Report Reveals There are more details coming out about the fatal police shooting of 25 year old Jaland Walkers, who was shot over 60 times. Recently body cam footage of the incident was released and showed officers chasing Jayland and firing multiple shots, […]

Florida county under quarantine after return of invasive African land snail Quarantine is a word we are too familiar with especially over these past couple years with this pandemic. But in a town in Florida there are quarantining for a different reason not because of a covid 19 outbreak but because of a snail. Believe […]