Sweet Brown Suing Apple For $15 Milly! – It looks like she’s suing Apple for $15 Million over using her catchphrases without her permission. A song called “I Got Bronchitis” was made, which used bits from the news interview she did that that made her famous. The song was sold on I-Tunes without consent from Sweet Brown to use her voice and likeness. The song sampled phrases like, “Ain’t nobody got time for that,” “Ran for my life,” and “Oh, Lord Jesus it’s a fire. In addition to Apple, she’s suing about five other parties.
Students Eat Pot-Laced Brownie – Seven elementary school students are recovering in the hospital after they took a bite of a marijuana brownie that a boy brought to school. The kids are all aged 10 to 12. Now, parents, school officials and police want to know where the boy got the pot-laced brownie. Most of the children who went to the hospital with dizziness, vomiting and nausea, have been released to go home from the hospital.
Derrick Rose Is Being A Good Samaritan – Chicago Bulls Baller Derrick Rose has decided to pay for the funeral of the slain 6-month-old Chicago little girl. Told you guys yesterday about the 6 month old that was shot multiple times in killed in the backseat of a car while her dad was changed her diaper.
There’s Been An Old On Young Shooting – Thanks to the good folks over at WorldStarHipHop for this story. A 70 year old man woke up in the middle of the night to get a drink of water. He walks downstairs and finds his wife of 5 month sleeping with a 32 year old man. They used to be roommates so he ran upstairs to get his gun and killed the 32 year old man.
New Pope Announced– The white smoke poured out from the Sistine Chapel yesterday afternoon announcing the new pope. His name is Pope Francis and doesn’t have a numeral after his name. That’s because he’s the first to take the name Francis. He’s from Argentina and the first from Latin America. Very simple man, humble and takes public transportation everyday. Francis opposes same-sex marriage and abortion.
1 Year Old Taken From Daycare – A one-year-old girl who went missing from a Gloucester Township, N.J., child care center yesterday afternoon has been found. The incident began when Anyla’s mother arrived at Kinder Care on Broadacres Drive and was told that her baby’s father had already picked up the child, police said. Davis doesn’t have custody of the baby.
SEPTA Riders Face Big Changes – There is a proposal to raise Septa’s current prices first and the eventually switch to a new “smart” card payment. They want to eliminate tokens and start the cards on July 1st 2014. So cash payments would go up from $2.00 to $2.25 and if they start this card payment its going to go up to $2.50. Tokens which are currently $1.55 will go up to $1.80 and then eliminated if they start using the smart card. More than 200 high-tech vending machines will be installed in subway stations and bus terminals to sell the new smart cards, as well as one-day magnetic-strip tickets for occasional riders. SEPTA will hold a series of hearings about the changes next month in Philadelphia and the four suburban counties.