another senseless killing

RAPPER SHOT DEAD, MAN CHARGED

I read about thisĀ terrible incident yesterday but didn’t get around to posting news on it until now. Another tragic and senseless killing. When will it allĀ end? Via Billboard Rapper Dolla, born Roderick Anthony Burton II, was shot and killed while waiting in the valet area of the Beverly Center mall in Los Angeles on Monday (May 18). He was 21. According to the Los Angeles Times, the up-and-coming rapper, who signed to Akon’s Konvict Muzik label in 2007, had flown to Los []

UK NEWS: OXFORD STREET STAB VICTIM NAMED

A man murdered in Oxford Street, Britain’s busiest shopping district, was stabbed in a row after a drink was thrown, police said. A post mortem examination is being carried out on Steven Bigby, 22, of north London, but “the early indication is that he died from a single stab wound to the chest”, according to the Metropolitan Police’s acting Deputy Chief Inspector Bob Mahoney. The murder took place after two groups of black men clashed in London’s bustling Oxford Street outside a []