Jessica D. Bullock, DI

Jessica D. Bullock is a Digital Intern at Black News Alerts.
  • Urban One, Parent Company of Radio One, Facing Lawsuit

    Two former Hot 107.9 employees file lawsuit regarding wages, gender discrimination, and claims of sexual harassment. What We Know: Two women, former employees at Urban One filed lawsuits against the company over unpaid time. Urban One is the entity that represents Atlanta hip-hop station, 107.9. The women allege that...
  • Kobe Bryant To Be Honored On Time Magazine Cover

    Time Magazine will honor basketball star, Kobe Bryant by releasing a new cover commemorating his life. What We Know: Photographed by CPi Syndication’s Michael Muller, the black-and-white Time cover features an image of Bryant from the back wearing his famed number 24 jersey taking a final bow. Bryant, his...
  • Issa Rae’s Record Label Acquires Bonfire Collective

    The joint venture label launched by actress Issa Rae and Atlantic Records, has acquired the music supervision firm Bonfire Collective. What We Know: Stephanie Diaz-Matos, founder and creative head of Bonfire Collective will now join Raedio as head of music supervision and its production music library. Bonfire’s offices in...
  • Dallas Mavericks Retire Kobe Bryant Jersey

    Though Kobe Bryant never played for the Dallas Mavericks, the team will retire No. 24 in honor of his tragic death and legacy. What We Know: Though he played exclusively for the Los Angeles Lakers during his 20 years in the NBA, the death of him and his daughter and...
  • CDC Confirms Second Case Of Coronavirus In The US

    A second case of the Coronavirus has been confirmed in a woman in Chicago. What We Know: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention confirmed the second infection of the 2019 Novel Coronavirus. The patient recently returned from Wuhan, China, where an outbreak of respiratory illness caused by the...
  • Barack And Michelle Obama’s Official Portraits Are Going On Tour

    The official portraits from the National Portrait Gallery of former President Barack Obama and former first lady Michelle Obama will begin a five-city national tour in Chicago next year. What We Know: The gallery announced Tuesday that the Art Institute of Chicago will host the portraits from June 18,...
  • Kim Kardashian West Sued For Posting Picture Of Herself And Husband On Instagram

    Kim Kardashian West has found herself on the wrong side of a lawsuit after she shared a candid photo of herself and husband Kanye West on her Instagram. What We Know: A photographer by the name of Saeed Bolden claims he shot the photo that the Keeping Up With...
  • Silvio De Sousa Suspended For 12 Games

    A college basketball game between two rivalries turned physical, resulting in Silvio De Sousa getting suspended indefinitely by the Big 12 Conference. What We Know: Kansas forward, Silvio De Sousa is one of four players suspended after they were involved in a brawl on Wednesday between Kansas and Kansas...
  • New York Congressman Hakeem Jeffries Breaks Out Notorious B.I.G.

    Congressman Hakeem Jeffries of New York closed out his impeachment trial statement by quoting lyrics from Notorious B.I.G.’s hit record “Juicy”. What We Know: In an opening statement by Donald Trump’s lawyer Jay Sekulow, he asked “Why are we here?” The question prompted impeachment manager Rep. Hakeem Jeffries to...