Yaves is also the youngest person to ever hold the title of Public Affairs Director in the Radio One conglomerate, which owns over 70 radio stations across the country. With his recent release of his new project In Autumns Ear, Yaves debut in the Top 50 on the iTunes Rap/Hip-Hop charts within 24 hours of the projects release, outselling a number of popular mainstream artist.
A graduate from The Ohio State University Fisher College of Business, Yaves runs one of the most successful Indie entertainment labels, Sling Shot Media Group LLC.
Another day, another attack on our hair. This time it’s a Massachusetts charter school under fire for sending Black and biracial students to detention for wearing braids. According to the Boston Globe, parents at Mystic Valley Regional Charter School are complaining that their children are being unfairly targeted, sent to detention and even denied entry […]
CEDARVILLE, Ohio – Trustees at a small university in Ohio have approved allowing faculty and staff with permits to carry concealed weapons on campus. Cedarville University will become the first college in the Buckeye State to allow concealed weapons on campus. The Dayton Daily News reports the new policy announced will take effect in August. […]
WASHINGTON (AP) — The National Portrait Gallery is putting up a photograph of American jazz singer Ella Fitzgerald, often referred to as “The First Lady of Song.” The portrait is on view beginning Thursday, ahead of the 100th anniversary of Fitzgerald’s birth. Fitzgerald, who died in 1996 at the age of 79, would have celebrated […]
Two Ohio prisoners took discarded computers and used them to access the prison’s network, create inmate passes for restricted areas and apply for credit cards under another inmate’s name for a planned tax fraud scheme, the state’s government watchdog said. The inspector general’s report says a lack of supervision at the Marion Correctional Institution enabled […]
COLUMBUS, A 16-year-old is recovering from a gunshot that took place at his home along Marley Court in east Columbus. It happened around 3 a.m. on Monday in the 1800 block of Marley court. According to police, the male teen was inside his home when shots were fired from outside the house. The teen was […]
NEW YORK (AP) — A third Fox News Channel employee has joined two colleagues in their lawsuit that says they were subjected to racial discrimination by a since-fired executive. Monica Douglas said former controller Judith Slater, who was fired on Feb. 28, frequently expressed an unwillingness to be near black people. Douglas is black, as […]
The IRS is turning over big tax debt offenders to private debt collectors. Taxpayers with long overdue federal taxes will soon have to answer to private debt collectors. The agency will send offenders letters this month, ahead of turning their names over to the private agencies. Only people with longstanding tax debts going back several […]
BODEGA BAY, California California officials say a 13-year-old girl jumped from a moving car Saturday to escape a man suspected of kidnapping and raping her and cutting his name into her skin. The Santa Rosa Press Democrat reports police arrested 50-year-old Timothy Marble on charges of kidnapping, sexually abusing a minor and child abuse. The […]
COLUMBUS, Ohio– The woman police say shot another woman at Easton Town Center is being held on $50,000 bond. 22-year-old Anikqua Williams was charged with felonious assault for the shooting at the Victoria’s Secret PINK on Thursday afternoon. She is accused of firing her gun at Daneshia Elmore after some type of altercation inside the […]