Elementary school uses reading to offer positive male role models

...increase parent involvement."We want our students to know they can aspire to be something else than a basketball player or a rapper," said Leslie Lewis, Glenn Hills' parent involvement facilitator. "Many of the children here come from single-parent...

Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal taps unlikely partner: rapper Ludacris

...likely as Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal and rapper Ludacris sharing a stage.But both happened...to inspire students ? even though the rapper and actor has used lyrics describing violence...cheered.Instead of talking politics, the rapper focused on the wide-eyed students at...

Stephen Curry's star continues to rise

...point guard Stephen Curry was driving in a car with his wife, Ayesha, over the summer when they put on a song by a popular rapper that everybody had been telling them to play."Been Steph Curry with the shot," Drake called out in the song 0 to 100...

5 people conspired to kill Atlanta rapper, prosecutors say

ATLANTA - An Atlanta rapper was shot dead in a car outside a hospital...They've indicted five people, including a rapper they say belongs to an Alabama gang...known as Griz, and Gary Bradford, a rapper who goes by El Dorado Red, prosecutors...

Rapper DMX arrested in SC

GREER, S.C. - Rapper DMX has been arrested in South Carolina for driving without a license. Authorities say the 42-year-old, whose real name is...

Rapper's roots were firmly set while child in Nashville streets

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Five questions for rapper Fat Joe

...Joe knows his days as a best-selling rapper are numbered. "Sooner than later, people...to everybody," says the Bronx-bred rapper and sometime actor. "I guess it's...Fat Joe discovered and molded the late rapper Big Pun, who became the first Latino...

Atlanta Police arrest rapper after traffic stop

...a police officer used pepper spray on rapper Gucci Mane after he resisted arrest during...Police spokesman Curtis Davenport said the rapper, whose real name is Radric Davis, was...area. Davenport said officers saw the rapper arguing with another person. He said...

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Rapper Waka Flocka faces hearing on drug charges

McDONOUGH, Ga. - Rapper Waka Flocka Flame faces a court hearing...Henry County Jail records show that the rapper, whose real name is Juaquin James Malphurs...possessing a firearm during a crime. The rapper also is charged with breaking the state's...

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Rapper Diggy proves to be something to scream about

...that makes its first stop in Augusta, rapper Diggy Simmons is making a name for himself...co-founder Russell Simmons can watch the young rapper in action at the Scream Tour: The Next...by many, Diggy has worked to become a rapper, shoe designer and trendsetter, or...