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PRODUCER SOLAR SPEAKS OUT OVER LETTER BACKLASH

AllHiphop.com reports that producer Solar has addressed the mounting speculation over the controversial / suspect letter (Click HERE to read) that was sent out this morning along with a press release, which announced the death of the legendary rapper Guru (real name Keith Elam). Guru lost his long fight against cancer yesterday (April 19th). Solar tweeted, “Guru made this statement from his own mouth and anybody saying different is insane with Hate!” It was totally inappropriate of him to issue a letter []

HIP HOP LEGEND GURU DIES

It’s been reported on DJ Premier’s Blog that Hip Hop legend Guru (real name Keith Elam and best known as front man for GangStarr) died yesterday (April 19th) after a long battle fighting cancer. Guru allegedly wrote this letter to fans while in hospital battling his illness. Via BallerStatus.com I, Guru, am writing this letter to my fans, friends and loved ones around the world. I have had a long battle with cancer and have succumbed to the disease. I have suffered with this illness for over a []

UK NEWS: GIRL SHOT IN THE NECK AT TAKEAWAY IN EAST LONDON DIES

[Thanks Kaydine] Via BBC News A 16-year-old girl who was shot in the neck at a takeaway restaurant in east London has died. Agnes Sina-Inakoju was shot through the window of Hoxton Chicken and Pizza on Hoxton Street in Hackney by two people on bikes on Wednesday night. She was taken to a local hospital but died on Friday morning, police said. Continue Reading…. This is so sad. What a waste of a young life. As for the lowlife responsible for her death, I just hope []

POLISH PRESIDENT AND WIFE BOTH DIE IN PLANE CRASH

Via The Daily Mail Polish president Lech Kaczynski and his wife Maria have been killed after their plane crashed on approach to Smolensk airport in western Russia. There were conflicting reports today of the number of people on board the flight. Russian news agencies reported at least 88 people died in the crash near Smolensk airport in western Russia, citing the Russian Emergencies Ministry. They reported 132 people were aboard the Tupolev Tu-154. But Polish officials said 88 people were on board []

UK NEWS: VICTORIA TRAIN STATION STABBING: 12 SCHOOL CHILDREN CHARGED WITH MURDER IN LEGAL FIRST

Via The Times Online Twelve schoolchildren will appear in court on Monday, charged with the murder of a 15-year-old boy at London’s Victoria Station, in a legal landmark case. Sofyen Belamouadden was stabbed repeatedly during what detectives believe was a pre-planned fight between rival school gangs who had descended on Victoria at rush-hour armed with several knives. Police charged a total of 12 youths – four aged 16 and eight aged 17 – with Sofyen’s murder. Continue Reading….. I wonder who still []

UK NEWS: VICTORIA STATION VICTIM, 15, KILLED IN PRE-ARRANGED FIGHT BETWEEN FUEDING SCHOOL BOY GANGS

Via The Mail Online A 15-year-old boy murdered in a horrific mob stabbing at one of Britain’s busiest railway stations may have been killed during a pre-arranged fight, the detective leading the investigation said today. The teenager, from Acton, west London, suffered multiple stab wounds during the during rush hour attack at Victoria underground station, in central London, on Thursday. He was named as London-born Sofyen Belamouadden, a pupil at the Henry Compton School in Fulham. Twenty boys aged 14 to 17 []

UK NEWS: GANG MEMBER /KILLER CONVICTED USING DOG DNA IN LEGAL FIRST

Via The Times Online A gang member who used his dog to drag down a 16-year-old rival before he stabbed him to death has become the first killer to be caught after officers used a new animal DNA database to place him at the scene. Prosecutors were able to prove that Chrisdian Johnson, 22, was at the murder site through his dog’s blood that was found both on him and at the attack site. Johnson, a member of the O-tray gang in []

ACTOR COREY HAIM DIES

Actor Corey Haim has died aged 38. The 80s teen star had appeared in the classic film The Lost Boys and more recently in the reality show The Two Corey’s along side friend and former teen star Corey Feldman. Rest In Peace Corey Haim.

UK NEWS: JEALOUS LOVER FLEW 4000 MILES TO STAB ACCOUNTANT TO DEATH AFTER SEEING HER ON FACEBOOK WITH ANOTHER MAN

Via The Mail A jealous lover was jailed for life today for killing his girlfriend after seeing her on Facebook with another man. An Old Bailey jury took only an hour to convict Paul Bristol, 25, of murder on Friday. Today he was ordered to serve at least 22 years. Camille Mathurasingh, 27, died less than two weeks after Bristol saw her with new love Besim Haxhia. Bristol got on a plane and flew 4,000 miles from Trinidad to England to challenge []

UK NEWS: FOOTBALL MANAGER KEITH ALEXANDER DIES

[Thanks Richard] Via BBC News Macclesfield Town have announced that manager Keith Alexander has died at the age of 53. Alexander, who suffered a brain aneurysm in November 2003, passed away after arriving home last night from the League Two match at Notts County. He had recently returned to work after taking time out because of illness. “Keith was a splendid man. He will be sorely missed at the Moss Rose and by everyone involved in football,” read a club statement. “Our []