- Sources: NYPD hatchet attacker may have been ISIS supporter
The hatchet-wielding man who attacked four New York Police Department officers earlier today and was then shot dead by police may have had ties to ISIS, sources tell Vocativ.
- 1 day ago 24 Oct 14, 1:46pm -
- San Francisco inmates receive 125 computer tablets
theGRIO REPORT - This week, more than 100 computer tablets were distributed to inmates at San Francisco County jails as part of a new pilot program...
- 1 day ago 24 Oct 14, 1:00pm -
- D’Angelo looks unrecognizable during recent performance
theGRIO REPORT - D'Angelo made a recent appearance at 'Soulfest' in Melbourne, Australia and looked unrecognizable...
- 1 day ago 24 Oct 14, 12:49pm -
- Donald Trump thinks Obama should ‘resign’ over Ebola
theGRIO REPORT - Real Estate mogul Donald Trump went on an insane Twitter rant again President Obama after hearing the news that New York City had it's first confirmed case of Ebola....
- 1 day ago 24 Oct 14, 12:19pm -
- Notre Dame freshman football player dating porn star Lisa Ann
theGRIO REPORT - Freshman Notre Dame wide receiver Justin Brent has appeared in three games this season, with no catches. Does dating a porn star count?
- 1 day ago 24 Oct 14, 11:00am -
- Family files $12.5M excessive force lawsuit over teen’s seatbelt arrest
theGRIO REPORT - The family of high school Montre' Merritt is suing the Waycross Police Department for $12.5 million following an excessive force incident earlier this year...
- 1 day ago 24 Oct 14, 9:39am -
- Fox orders new comedy series based off Will Smith’s ‘Hitch’
theGRIO REPORT - Will Smith's 2005 hit Hitch will get its TV spin-off 9 years later. Entertainment Weekly has confirmed that Fox has ordered a new comedy series based on the romantic comedy...
- 1 day ago 24 Oct 14, 8:54am -
- Tyrese Gibson, Sanaa Lathan spotted out – are they coupled up?
theGRIO REPORT - Earlier this week, a TMZ photog caught up with Tyrese Gibson and Sanaa Lathan. The two reportedly were out on a dinner date...
- 1 day ago 24 Oct 14, 8:47am -
- Video shows undercover NYPD officer kick fellow officer in head
theGRIO REPORT - A recently released video shows an undercover NYPD officer kicking one of his fellow officers in the head during an arrest...
- 2 days ago 23 Oct 14, 11:09pm -
- Gun found in inmate Tiffanie Bass’ hair weave
theGRIO REPORT - The gun was in the weave. That's what North Carolina police officers discovered earlier this week when searching Tiffanie Bass...
- 2 days ago 23 Oct 14, 10:40pm -
- Craig Spencer is first case of Ebola confirmed in New York City
NEW YORK (AP) — A Doctors Without Borders physician who recently returned to the city after treating Ebola patients in West Africa has tested positive for the virus, according to preliminary test results, city officials said Thursday...
- 2 days ago 23 Oct 14, 9:35pm -
- Beyoncé, Jay Z reportedly renew their vows despite divorce rumors
theGRIO REPORT - Beyoncé and Jay Z have reportedly renewed their wedding vows and are searching for a new home in Paris..
- 2 days ago 23 Oct 14, 3:58pm -
- Virginia football player Jamond Salley dies from hit to the head
theGRIO REPORT - A Virginia high school football player died from a hit to his head, according to preliminary findings from the medical examiner.
- 2 days ago 23 Oct 14, 3:17pm -
- Texas high school holds early graduation ceremony for student with cancer
theGRIO REPORT - A special graduation ceremony was held Monday at Kilgore High School in Texas for Lynzee Ford, who is battling cancer...
- 2 days ago 23 Oct 14, 2:35pm -
- ‘The View’ ratings take drastic plunge, now competing with ‘The Talk’
theGRIO REPORT - Despite The View debuting to its best premiere in eight years following the return of former host Rosie O’Donnell, recent episodes have seen the panel show’s ratings drop to almost even with CBS competitor The Talk...
- 2 days ago 23 Oct 14, 1:52pm -
- Jodeci to reunite at 2014 Soul Train Awards
theGRIO REPORT - Jodeci hasn't performed together in concert in the US in eight years, but that's all about to change. The R&B group will reunite at the 2014 Soul Train Awards next month, according to Yahoo! Music...
- 2 days ago 23 Oct 14, 12:00pm -
- Doctors no longer detect Ebola in Dallas nurse Amber Vinson
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Doctors no longer detect Ebola in a Texas nurse who flew to Ohio and back before she was diagnosed with the virus, her family said Wednesday...
- 2 days ago 23 Oct 14, 11:50am -
- Teacher Symone Greene charged for allegedly performing oral sex on student
theGRIO REPORT - A 22-year-old substitute teacher has been arrested for allegedly performing oral sex on a 17-year-old student at a Washington D.C. school...
- 2 days ago 23 Oct 14, 11:41am -
- Baltimore high school brawl sees 3 hospitalized, 7 arrested
theGRIO REPORT - A brawl erupted in the cafeteria of Baltimore County’s Overlea High School on October 22, leading to seven arrests.
- 2 days ago 23 Oct 14, 11:00am -
- Veteran police detective Frank Lyga fired over racially-charged recordings
theGRIO REPORT - Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck has fired Det. Frank Lyga because of racially charged comments Lyga made last year, according to the Los Angeles Times...
- 2 days ago 23 Oct 14, 10:51am -
- White House fence jumper Dominic Adesanya charged with assault
WASHINGTON (AP) — The 23-year-old Maryland man who climbed over the White House fence Wednesday night has been charged with felonies for assaulting two police dogs and making threats, the Secret Service said Thursday...
- 2 days ago 23 Oct 14, 9:18am -
- Devon Still meets with Lauren Hill, basketball player with terminal cancer
theGRIO REPORT - Cincinatti Bengals player Devon Still, whose four-year-old daughter Leah is fighting a rare form of cancer, stopped by Mt. Saint Joseph University on Tuesday for a surprise visit.
- 2 days ago 23 Oct 14, 9:00am -
- Former child star reveals breast cancer diagnosis
theGRIO REPORT - Dr. Danielle Spencer used to play Dee, the bratty little sister in What's Happening!!, a late-70s era sitcom. Now, she works as a veterinarian. When she's not treating animals, she has her own treatment to worry about — last month,…
- 2 days ago 23 Oct 14, 8:30am -
- Former Harlem Globetrotter missing near Southern California
theGRIO REPORT - A former member of the Harlem Globetrotters basketball team reportedly went missing earlier this month in Southern California...
- 3 days ago 22 Oct 14, 7:40pm -
- Geneva Thomas, Melyssa Ford brawl during show taping
theGRIO VIDEO - New video has emerged of the bloody brawl between 'Blood, Sweat and Heels' Geneva Thomas and Melyssa Ford...
- 3 days ago 22 Oct 14, 3:17pm -
- Man sells ‘Ebola’ heroin out of New Jersey hotel room
theGRIO REPORT - Police arrested Barnabas “Hammer” Davis’ Monday after finding more than 600 packets of heroin, according to NBC10.com's Dan Stamm. Some of the packets were branded "Ebola," because that's a thing now...
- 3 days ago 22 Oct 14, 3:06pm -
- Hannibal Buress responds to Cosby rape joke controversy
theGRIO REPORT - Standup comedian Hannibal Burress isn’t backing down from comments he made about Bill Cosby during a recent performance in Philadelphia...
- 3 days ago 22 Oct 14, 3:00pm -
- Leslie Jones promoted to full-time SNL cast member
theGRIO REPORT - Leslie Jones has been promoted from the writer’s room to become the newest member of the long-running comedy show Saturday Night Live...
- 3 days ago 22 Oct 14, 12:16pm -
- Tennessee students suspended after alleged prostitution in school
theGRIO REPORT - Several high school students in Tennessee have been suspended after allegations of prostitution were brought to the attention of administrators.
- 3 days ago 22 Oct 14, 12:08pm -
- Annie Lennox slams Beyoncé again: ‘Twerking is not feminism’
theGRIO VIDEO - Singer Annie Lennox is calling out Beyoncé again in a new interview, saying that 'twerking is not feminsim'....
- 3 days ago 22 Oct 14, 11:58am -
- Monica Lewinsky thanks Beyoncé for saying her name in ‘Partition’
theGRIO VIDEO - Monica Lewinsky thanks Beyoncé, Nicki Minaj, Lil Wayne, and Eminem for referencing name in the lyrics to their songs.
- 3 days ago 22 Oct 14, 10:40am -
- Experts: Autopsy shows close-range wound for Michael Brown
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Michael Brown's official autopsy shows the 18-year-old was shot in the hand at close range during a struggle with the Ferguson police officer who fatally shot him, two experts said in a published report Wednesday...
- 3 days ago 22 Oct 14, 10:19am -
- Secret Service under investigation for ‘problematic’ conduct
WASHINGTON (AP) — A new government investigation questions a bizarre Secret Service mission that pulled agents from their assignment near the White House and sent them to the rural home of a headquarters employee embroiled in a personal dispute wit…
- 3 days ago 22 Oct 14, 9:33am -
- ‘Django’ actress Daniele Watts, boyfriend charged with lewd conduct
theGRIO REPORT- Actress Daniele Watts and her boyfriend, Brian James Lucas, were charged with one count of lewd conduct for allegedly having sex in public. If convicted, the couple faces six months in jail and a $1,000 fine apiece...
- 3 days ago 22 Oct 14, 8:50am -
- ‘Real World’ alum David Broom sings recipes on YouTube as ‘Chef Showtime’
theGRIO REPORT - A former castmate on the 2000 MTV reality series Real World has resurfaced as a singing YouTube chef...
- 4 days ago 21 Oct 14, 9:10pm -
- Jamie Foxx, Tina Knowles get down to ‘Gold Digger’
theGRIO REPORT - During a recent Jamie Foxx concert in New York City, Tina Knowles hopped up on stage and began to dance with the singer and actor...
- 4 days ago 21 Oct 14, 6:41pm -
- Officials paint over Michael Brown mural in Trenton
theGRIO REPORT - Two weeks ago, a mural was painted in Trenton, New Jersey depicting Michael Brown in an American-themed graduation cap and gown with the description: "Sagging pants is not probable cause."...
- 4 days ago 21 Oct 14, 2:05pm -
- New twist on Rapunzel in indie film ‘Rapunzel Jackson’
theGRIO REPORT - A new twist on the classic fairytale Rapunzel is seeking support on the crowdfunding site GoFundMe. The independent film, titled Rapunzel Jackson, is seeking $10,000...
- 4 days ago 21 Oct 14, 1:00pm -
- Serena Williams rolls in WTA Finals opener
SINGAPORE (AP) — A new venue, an injury-hit preparation and insults from a top sports official — none of it could stop Serena Williams' winning streak at the WTA Finals...
- 4 days ago 21 Oct 14, 11:24am -
- Comedian Hannibal Buress calls Bill Cosby a rapist during stand-up routine
theGRIO REPORT - Comedian Hannibal Buress called Bill Cosby a rapist during a portion of his stand-up set in Philadelphia last week.
- 4 days ago 21 Oct 14, 11:23am -
- Shonda Rhimes blasts critics of her shows’ love scenes
theGRIO REPORT - Recent tweets and comments regarding her shows’ love scenes led Shonda Rhimes to take to Twitter to talk about the 'controversial' scenes. ...
- 4 days ago 21 Oct 14, 10:30am -
- Chicago voter jokes to Obama: ‘Don’t touch my girlfriend’
theGRIO REPORT - President Obama didn't miss a beat Monday when a Chicago man joked: "Don't touch my girlfriend."
- 4 days ago 21 Oct 14, 9:33am -
- Will Packer sells another TV Pilot to NBC
theGRIO REPORT - Will Packer, who produced the hit films Ride Along, Think Like a Man, and Think Like a Man Too, sold a TV pilot for a female cop dramedy to NBC, according to Hollywood Reporter...
- 4 days ago 21 Oct 14, 9:30am -
- Missouri state Sen. Jamilah Nasheed arrested in Ferguson
theGRIO REPORT - St. Louis County police say Missouri state Sen. Jamilah Nasheed was arrested Monday night near the Ferguson police station...
- 4 days ago 21 Oct 14, 8:24am -
- Angel Hooper, 6, killed in drive-by shooting
theGRIO REPORT - Angel Hooper, 6, was shot last week when she was at the store buying a pack of bubble gum in southeast Kansas City, according to the Kansas City Star...
- 4 days ago 21 Oct 14, 8:15am -
- Kevin Hart helps selfie bus driver get her job back
theGRIO REPORT - Kevin Hart has helped a Los Angeles bus driver get her job back after she was suspended for taking a selfie with the comedian while on the job.
- 5 days ago 20 Oct 14, 3:31pm -
- ‘Dear White People’ offers edgy take on ‘post-racial’ America
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A cheeky provocation wrapped in a zingy punchline, Justin Simien's "Dear White People" recalls other memorably promising debuts — by filmmakers named Spike, for instance, whether Lee or Jonze...
- 5 days ago 20 Oct 14, 3:00pm -
- ABC’s ‘Black-ish’ says yes to spanking in latest episode
theGRIO REPORT - ABC's 'Black-ish' is sure to spark controversy with their upcoming episode about parents spanking their children...
- 5 days ago 20 Oct 14, 1:09pm -
- Wu-Tang affiliate who cut off own member, now stand-up comedian
theGRIO REPORT - The Wu-Tang affiliated rapper Christ Bearer, who severed his own penis and jumped out of a window, is now a stand-up comedian.
- 5 days ago 20 Oct 14, 12:49pm -
- Fear of Ebola in New Jersey keeps new African students home
theGRIO REPORT - Two East African children will remain home past the 21-day waiting period before beginning elementary school in New Jersey, due to backlash from district parents about fears of Ebola...
- 5 days ago 20 Oct 14, 12:07pm -