Alcorn State University, a historically black college announced this week that it hired the Southwestern Athletic Conference's first non-black head football coach. Jay Hopson, is the former defense coordinator for Memphis state.
At a news conference on the Alcorn campus, Hopson said his race is not an issue.
“I don’t see it as black or white, we’re purple and gold," said Hopson.
The video of an Illinois law-maker's meltdown has gone viral. State Rep. Mike Bost explodes in a memorable tirade about pensions on the state house floor. The viral video shows Bost screaming, cursing and throwing papers in the air.
The Republican state law-maker unleashed a barrage of attacks against the Democrats for not being allowed enough time to read the proposed pension reform bill.
"Total power in one person's hand, not the American way," said Rep. Bost.
Who did the United Nations pick to aid its World Tourism Organization? No, it's not Bono.
In Canada, police on Wednesday issued an arrest warrant for a gay porn star, Luka Rocco Magnotta in a grisly murder case, where a man's torso was found behind an apartment building in Montreal, while a hand and foot believed to be from the same body were sent by mail to Ottawa. FULL POST