Browsing All posts tagged under »CNN«

Burger King Baby’ seeks birth mom

March 8, 2014


Twenty-seven years ago, Katheryn Deprill was abandoned by her mother at a Burger King in Allentown, Pennsylvania. And now, through social media, the married mother of three is determined to find the woman who left her so many years ago. By Katherine Cavazini/CNN Nurses said Katheryn Deprill was just 3 hours old when a woman sipping […]

For Mothers and Babies, Light Means Life

November 26, 2013


By Global News Network, Monrovia Liberia When I was a child in Sierra Leone, sometimes I studied by candlelight. When our mothers cook in the kitchen using fire wood or charcoal they carried us on their backs. Sometimes, we played around them in the kitchen, all of us inhaling the carcinogenic smoke.  Decades later, many […]

He crosses the street to avoid making white women uncomfortable

July 29, 2013

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Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Maryland, has been a member of Congress for almost two decades. Yet when he is walking down the street in Washington, D.C., at night and white women walk toward him, he says “I cross the street” to avoid making them uncomfortable. Cummings says he rarely speaks about race or what life is […]

BIG MAN RIDES: A brief encounter with the Tesla S

June 20, 2013

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I am not an automotive journalist .  Automobile manufactures do not invite me to media events to test drive their products. I have  never test driven  an electric car because of their very limited range.  I felt they weren’t practical for most people.   The highly regarded Nissan Leaf and the Ford Focus electrics have […]

‘Please don’t be Muslim’: Fears of racial, ethnic profiling in the wake of Boston bombing

April 30, 2013

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A man pauses at the makeshift memorial on Boylston Street to the victims of the Boston Marathon bombing April 17, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. Boston continues to return to normal, as businesses and streets are reopened following two bomb explosions at the finish line of the marathon that killed 3 people and injured over a […]

Maybe its just me-When someone says “Bitch I’m gonna kill you” My first instinct is to run….

October 13, 2012

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Well that’s what Sandra Mays did.   She ran and called the Police.   After a long and heated argument with her 35 year old daughter Yakia who said she was going to stab her mom or (Bitch) in the head. OMG that’s just not nice. What could make  Yakia Lashonta Mays that angry?    Well Mother and daughter […]

Bus 6062 From Atlanta to New Orleans

September 28, 2012


The original plan was to drive from Atlanta to Austin Texas, until the Rent A Car Company told me they where going to give me a huge gas guzzling SUV, free was gonna cost me nearly $400 in gas. So what’z a Sacramentian to do at 1045pm at the Atlanta airport?   Heck take the Bus.   My daughter raved […]

Panasonic closes plant: Anti Japan Protests sweeps China

September 17, 2012

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Panasonic halted operations at three factories in China after angry protesters ransacked Japanese businesses over the weekend amid rising tensions over disputed islands in the East China Sea. Violence against Japanese companies was seen in Xi’an, Dongguan, Changsha and Guangzhou, according to local media reports. A Panasonic factory was set on fire and a Toyota dealership in Qingdao […]

Mysterious Suicide, Jonesboro Police Chief says “very possible” and “quite easy” for someone experienced with being arrested (Video)

August 11, 2012

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” The George Zimmerman Show” “in HDTV”

July 20, 2012


Starring: George Zimmerman Co Starring: Mark O’ Mara (his Current Attorney) Dont Mess with BW! In what could be the beginning of a media tour may have stalled yesterday.   George Zimmerman , the man accused of murdering teenager Trayvon Martin pulled out of  a  planned interview with Barbara Walters on Wednesday.   The interview […]


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