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Dec 10, 2012

Allen Iverson foreclosure: Former NBA MVP tries to save Mansion from foreclosure

Allen Iverson
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Allen Iverson Image Credit: NBA.com Allen Iverson is reportedly trying to fight the foreclosure of his Atlanta Mansion. The former NBA MVP was able to stop a scheduled auction of his home last December 4, 2012. The 11-time NBA All Star player reportedly bought the mansion in 2010 for about $4.5 million. A Vibe Magazine […]


Nov 25, 2012

Vicious dog bites trumpeter of Dirty Dozen Brass Band

Vicious dog bites trumpeter Efrem Towns
By in Animals, Entertainment, Music, Science, United States, World No comments

Efrem Towns: Vicious dog bites trumpeter Image Credit: Pollstar.com A vicious dog bites trumpeter, Efrem Towns of Dirty Dozen Brass Band, while inside an Atlanta hotel last Sunday, November 18, 2012. The trumpeter was reportedly sidelined from several scheduled performances due to the vicious dog bites. Towns was taken to Grady Hospital in Atlanta after […]


Jul 17, 2012

Needles inside sandwiches found on separate Delta Air Lines flights, now under investigation by FBI (Photo)

Needles inside sandwiches found on separate Delta Air Lines flights, now under investigation by FBI (Photo)
By in Food, Travel, United States, Weird No comments

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is now investigating cases on separate Delta Air Lines flights, where some passengers found sewing needles inside their sandwiches, as shown in the photo below. Two of them reportedly suffered minor injuries, but one of them declined medical treatment upon landing. A sandwich with needle inside, which was among […]


Dec 1, 2011

Cartersville Walmart Needles in Clothes Pricked Shoppers (Video)

Cartersville Walmart needles
By in Business, Lifestyle, Shopping, United States, World No comments

Cartersville Walmart Needles in clothing Image Credit: Bartow County Sheriff’s Office Cartersville Walmart shoppers were reportedly pricked by hypodermic needles hidden in clothings at the women’s apparel section of the Atlanta, Georgia branch of the giant retail store, according to reports by several international news sites on Thursday, December 1, 2011. The incident at Walmart‘s […]


Aug 15, 2011

Keegan Bradley wins 2011 PGA Championship, beating Jason Dufner (Video)

Keegan Bradley wins 2011 PGA Championship, beating Jason Dufner (Video)
By in Golf, Sports, United States, World No comments

Keegan Bradley, showing his Wanamaker Trophy Image Credit: Getty Images Keegan Bradley won the 2011 PGA Championship after beating American Jason Dufner in a three-hole play-off held in Atlanta, U.S.A. on Sunday, August 14, 2011. According to several news sites, he claimed his first major title at the Atlantic Athletic Club by holding-off Dufner and […]


Apr 27, 2011

Deals on Facebook test launched, to offer online discounts to friends

Deals on Facebook test launched, to offer online discounts to friends
By in Internet, Lifestyle, Shopping, Technology, United States No comments

Facebook launched on Tuesday, April 26, 2011 its own online discount deal called ‘Deals on Facebook‘, and dubbed as better with friends. Facebook Group Deals logo Image Credit: AllFacebook.com As announced on its official blog, Facebook said Deals will initially be available residents of Atlanta, Austin, Dallas, San Diego, and San Francisco. “While many Deals […]


Feb 15, 2011

Coca-cola original top secret formula revealed?

Coca-cola original top secret formula revealed?
By in Lifestyle, Recipes, United States No comments

Coca-cola‘s original top secret formula was said to have been revealed by a US website recently, which was also published by Daily Mail on Monday. Coca-cola original top secret formula? Photo credit: ThisAmericanLife.org According to ThisAmericanLife.org, they have acquired a copy of Coca-cola’s secret formula, while the original copy said to be kept in a […]


Dec 30, 2010

Slavery Murals Wanted To Be Removed In Atlanta Georgia Department of Agriculture By The Incoming Agriculture Commissioner

Slavery Mural In Atlanta Georgia
By in United States, World 6 comments

Republican Gary Black, the newly elected agriculture commissioner in Georgia, wanted to remove seven historical paintings being displayed at the lobby of Georgia Department of Agriculture that depicts slavery, international news sites reported. Image Credit: AP Photo/David Goldman The artworks were painted by a prominent Georgia artist named George Beattie. It is a collection of […]


Nov 29, 2010

Soul Train Awards 2010 Winners: Alicia Keys, Eminem, Usher and B.o.B

SOUL TRAIN Awards
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Image Credit: Praisecleveland.com The Soul Train Music Awards is an annual music award that honors the best in Black music and entertainment. According to reports, the Soul Train Awards was taped on November 10, 2010 in Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre in Atlanta, Georgia and was aired on BET and Centric on Sunday night, November […]