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Bobbi Kristina Brown’s condition is still grim over three weeks after being admitted to Emory University Hospital and being put into a medically-induced coma. The…

Florida Pastor Zachery Tims, whose body was found in a New York City hotel room in August 2011, died of a cocaine and heroin overdose, according to a medical examiner’s office. The office released the cause of death following a New York appellate court ruling on Dec. 10 upholding a lower court’s decision that the […]

Lecrae Moore was raised by a single mother and heavily influenced by relatives who were gang members. “I was brought up in hip-hop culture, and I idolized my uncles, who were involved in gangs. I even wanted every tattoo those uncles had. I just sat on their laps and soaked it all in.” As a […]

Zachery Tims was found dead on the floor of a room in New York City’s W Hotel in Times Square on Aug. 12, 2011. News reports indicate Tims, who died at the age of 42, had a plastic bag filled with white powder in his pocket, leading many to believe his death was associated with […]

Oprah Winfrey is known for getting her guests to open up and last night the flood gates opened up when she sat down with Cissy Houston and sons. Whitney Houston’s brother says he’s to blame for introducing the singer to drugs like crack cocaine back in the ’80s, not Bobby Brown, and last night he […]

In about two weeks it will be one year since we lost the legendary Whitney Houston. For the first time Houston’s mother Cissy speaks publicly about her daughter’s death in an interview with Oprah. While the speculation continues about how she died, Cissy seems to believe drugs had nothing to do with it even though […]

More details are pouring out of the investigation into the death of Whitney Houston. According to the L.A. Coroner’s report, a “spoon with a white crystal-like substance on it” and a “white powdery substance” were both found in Houston’s room. That substance was tested and proven to be cocaine. The report also says that when […]

Whitney Houston’s family was told by L.A. County Coroner officials the singer did not die from drowning, but rather from what appears to be a combination of Xanax and other prescription drugs mixed with alcohol, reports TMZ. TMZ also reported that water was found in Whitney’s lungs, but it was not enough water to lead […]

A white powdery substance believed to be narcotics was discovered on the body of a megachurch pastor who was discovered dead in a Times Square hotel room, reports WSJ.com. Pastor Zachery Tims of New Destiny Christian Center in Apopka, Florida, 42, was found dead at the W Hotel in Times Square Saturday. His cause of […]

MOBILE, ALABAMA — An Alabama Reverend and his wife have been arrested and charged with drug distribution and possession. Fox Mobile reports: A two month long undercover drug investigation by the Mobile County Sheriff’s Office has led to the arrest of a pastor, James A. Hunter, and his wife, Sylvia Hunter, with Forever Flowing Ministries. […]

From CNN: Fantasia Barrino overdosed on “aspirin and a sleep aid” Monday night, but her injuries are not life-threatening, her manager said. The overdose came the same day she read a court complaint from a woman who alleged that Barrino carried on a year-long affair with her husband, according to manager Brian Dickens. “Fantasia is […]

From the New York Times: President Obama signed legislation on Tuesday reducing longstanding federal sentencing disparities between those caught with crack and those arrested with powder cocaine, finalizing a bipartisan consensus addressing a racially polarizing law enforcement debate. Mr. Obama made no comments as he signed the bill, but during his 2008 presidential campaign, he […]