Def Jam’s newest singer, August Alsina, is finding success with his latest single, “I Luv This Sh*t,” featuring Trinidad James. August’s life has not always been as smooth as his music. Alsina, from New Orleans lived in a life and home inundated by drugs and violence. Both his father and stepfather battled crack addiction so […]

Police say a 12-year-old boy used a BB gun to rob a 10-year-old who was running a lemonade stand in western Pennsylvania. Johnstown Sgt. Patrick Goggin says the 12-year-old came to the lemonade stand on Monday with what looked like a handgun in his pocket. Goggins says the boys were wrestling over the box of […]

Police in Louisiana say a chase after a stolen Pontiac Grand Prix ended with a forced spin-out and the arrest of a man who said he took the car because he had to get home and to a second audition for the Fox reality show “The X Factor.” Detective Daniel Seuzeneau (SOO-zuh-noh) says 20-year-old Orrion […]

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When Antonius Hart, Sr. and his son, Antonius Hart Jr., didn’t get the chicken wings they ordered at a Memphis fast food chain, they weren’t chicken about expressing their displeasure — or about brandishing an AK-47 rifle at the employees who forgot the order, cops said. Last Thursday, the Harts placed an order at Pirtle’s […]