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  • JBLM sergeant connected to Iraqi killings will plead guilty to threats
    JBLM sergeant connected to Iraqi killings will plead guilty to threats
    A Joint Base Lewis-McChord Army Sergeant took to Twitter yesterday to say he will now plead guilty to something other than premeditated murder in the killing deaths of two Iraqi boys. In 2007, Sgt. First Class Michael Barbera was part of a...
  • Special Forces Soldier killed by small arms fire in Afghanistan
    Special Forces Soldier killed by small arms fire in Afghanistan
    Late yesterday, the Pentagon announced the death of an Army Special Forces Soldier who was killed in combat while supporting Operation Enduring Freedom in Afghanistan. His death brings to 2, 208 the number of U.S. troops killed while supporting...
  • Gen. Dempsey in Baghdad for anti-ISIS ‘summit’
    Gen. Dempsey in Baghdad for anti-ISIS ‘summit’
    Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Army Gen. Martin Dempsey arrived, unannounced, in Baghdad today for talks on how to move forward with the ISIS/ISIL crisis in Iraq and Syria. He is scheduled to meet with Iraqi leaders and U.S. military...
  • Army veteran killed on the streets of LA was never in Afghanistan
    Army veteran killed on the streets of LA was never in Afghanistan
    News out yesterday suggests that Francisco Garcia, 21, the Army veteran killed on the streets of Sylmar, California, early Sunday morning was not a veteran of Afghanistan as his friends had originally told police. The news of his death by street...
  • left to right: Big Bank Hank, Wonder Mike, and Master Gee
    Passing of a pioneer: Big Bank Hank 1957-2014
    It’s a somber day in the Hip Hop community as we all bid farewell to one of Hip hop’s founding fathers Henry “Big Bank Hank” Jackson.The prolific MC, born in Hip hop birthplace of the Bronx New York stole our hearts as one...
  • ISIS leader, al-Baghdadi wounded but alive
    ISIS leader, al-Baghdadi wounded but alive
    Major news sources, appear to have been premature yesterday when they announced the death of ISIS/ISIL leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi. American airstrikes in western Anbar Province hit what was believed to be one of al-Baghdadi’s command...
  • Street violence takes the life of recent Afghanistan veteran in Sylmar, Calif.
    Street violence takes the life of recent Afghanistan veteran in Sylmar, Calif.
    Police are asking the public’s help in the shooting death of Francisco Garcia, 22, who was killed near his girlfriend’s home in the Sylmar neighborhood of Los Angeles. Garcia, who had recently returned from the combat zone in...
  • Today in Hip Hop History: 36 Chambers by the Wu-Tang Clan
    Today in Hip Hop History: 36 Chambers by the Wu-Tang Clan
    With its raw, underground sound, Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers) created a blueprint for hardcore hip-hop during the 1990s that helped return New York City hip-hop to national prominence. Released on November 9, 1993, the album's title...
  • National Guard Apache helicopter down in Idaho
    National Guard Apache helicopter down in Idaho
    In a breaking news report from Boise, Idaho, it was learned that emergency crews are responding to an Apache helicopter crash just south of the Boise airport. The news was released Thursday night, about 8 p.m. local time.Col. Tim Marsano,...
  • Army missing $419 million in military equipment in Afghanistan
    Army missing $419 million in military equipment in Afghanistan
    A Bloomberg report released yesterday indicates the Army is short a whopping $419 million in military equipment as troops prepare to exit Afghanistan. The Army has been slow to investigate the massive shortfall; curious, since it was just two...
  • 7  Hip Halloween classics that will never die
    7 Hip Halloween classics that will never die
    They spook, they thrill.They make our bones chill.They make us dance, just as if we knew they would, they scare us straight, but they sound so good.Sit back and indulge in 7 pieces of Halloween ear candy sure to melt your earlobes, and never leave...
  • The star studded Full Court Press Vol 1 hits stores this December
    The star studded Full Court Press Vol 1 hits stores this December
    NBA Season is here!Through the creative vision of former Bad Boy Records Executive and current CEO of Full Court Press Records Shannon “Slam” Ridley, FULL COURT PRESS Vol. 1 aims to encourage and inspire through the power of hip hop...
  • U.S. to Afghanistan: Camp Leatherneck is all yours now
    U.S. to Afghanistan: Camp Leatherneck is all yours now
    U.S. combat forces are in the process of the ultimate draw down in Afghanistan; with a complete exit of American combat troops by the end of 2016. Yesterday, in a 20 hour-long ceremony, the United States and British commanders cased colors,...
  • Chris Tomlin LOVE RAN RED
    Love Ran Red! Chris Tomlin is in the house Sunday.
    This Sunday, October 26th at Passion City Church,the team isexcited toANNOUNCE thatChris Tomlin Album Release Party will be during the 5:00pm service and all are welcom tocelebrate his latest album, Love Ran Red, releasing next week! The anthemic ...
  • Alaska National Guard slammed for sex abuse scandals, giving alcohol to HS girls
    Alaska National Guard slammed for sex abuse scandals, giving alcohol to HS girls
    Alaska might be the last Wild West of America, but there are still some things that will not be tolerated, overlooked or condoned. Army National Guard recruiters giving alcohol to high school girls is right at the top of the list, says a report by...