Richard Swift Dead: Black Keys Musician Dies at 41

Richard Swift Dead: Black Keys Musician Dies at 41

The Black Keys bassist Richard Swift has died at the age of 41 one month after revealing he had been suffering from a “life-threatening condition.” Dan Auerbach, Swift’s bandmate in the Black Keys and the Arcs, took to Instagram to confirm the…

Richard Swift, 41: Black Keys Bassist Dies After Shocking Reveal Of ‘Life-Threatening’ Condition

Richard Swift, 41: Black Keys Bassist Dies After Shocking Reveal Of ‘Life-Threatening’ Condition

Sad news: Richard Swift, the bassist for the band Black Keys, passed away just before July 4th, after battling a mysterious ‘life-threatening’ condition. Here’s what we know. Nearly four months after it was revealed that the Black Keys performer was hospitalized for…

White woman who called police on black girl, 8, for selling water without permit breaks silence after death threats

White woman who called police on black girl, 8, for selling water without permit breaks silence after death threats

Allison Ettel, 44, from San Francisco, claims she was pretending to call the police on the child who she accused of “illegally selling” the drinks. After footage showing her hiding behind a wall while on the phone went viral, Allison says trolls…

Town's first black mayor caught on camera snorting a white powder claims video is being used by racists to smear him

Town's first black mayor caught on camera snorting a white powder claims video is being used by racists to smear him

Emmanuel Trailor claims the substance in the clip is just creatine powder used by bodybuilders to build up muscles. But the 36-year-old says the video is being used as part of a smear campaign after he was elected as the first black mayor…

Luke Cage's new villain Mustafa Shakir auditioned to play Black Lightning and Black Panther's M'Baku

Luke Cage's new villain Mustafa Shakir auditioned to play Black Lightning and Black Panther's M'Baku

He’s finally landed what he calls a “dream role” on Marvel’s Luke Cage, but actor Mustafa Shakir has admitted it felt as though “the doors were closing” on his hopes of playing a comic book character after a series of unsuccessful auditions….

‘Black hole’ in Theresa May’s NHS funding pledge

‘Black hole’ in Theresa May’s NHS funding pledge

‘Black hole’ in Theresa May’s NHS funding pledge: Critics brand PM’s claim she will pay an extra £20bn a year from ‘Brexit dividend’ as ‘tosh’ Prime Minister Theresa May claims NHS budget will rise to £20bn a year by 2020 But May…

Bubonic plague started in the Bronze Age

Bubonic plague started in the Bronze Age

Bubonic plague started in the Bronze Age: Scientists discover the ancestor to the Black Death in a pair of 3,800-year-old skeletons Pair of skeletons were found at a double-burial in a region of southwest Russia Both were infected with the same strain…

What REALLY happens when a massive black hole devours a star

What REALLY happens when a massive black hole devours a star

What REALLY happens when a black hole eats a star: Astronomers find they gorge and become ‘overfed’ causing massive radiation emissions  Unsuspecting stars can wander too close to supermassive black holes They are torn apart by the black hole’s gravity and the black…

‘Black widow’ pulsar devours a dwarf star 6,500 light years away

‘Black widow’ pulsar devours a dwarf star 6,500 light years away

‘Black widow’ pulsar is spotted devouring a dwarf star 6,500 light years away in unprecedented detail The pulsar, which is an exotic, rapidly spinning star, is swallowing its companion Researchers made the observation by spotting two intense regions of radiation This was possible…

Sunscreen that doesn’t leave a white residue on black skin now exists… and we can’t believe it’s taken this long to invent

Sunscreen that doesn’t leave a white residue on black skin now exists… and we can’t believe it’s taken this long to invent

But one brand is tackling the problem head on by releasing a sunscreen that doesn't leave an unflattering white hue to the skin. Black Girl Sunscreen is a specially-formulated, mineral product for women of colour that is free of the chemicals that…

Meghan Markle’s ancestor was one of black baseball’s greatest

Meghan Markle’s ancestor was one of black baseball’s greatest

EXCLUSIVE: How Meghan Markle’s ancestor was one of the greatest ever black baseball players winning equivalent of the World Series for the Negro League when game was segregated William Demont ‘Happy’ Evans Jr was Meghan Markle’s great-great uncle by his marriage to…

What in the 'Westworld' Happened Last Night? We've Got a Man in Black Theory and More Questions After Episode 4

What in the 'Westworld' Happened Last Night? We've Got a Man in Black Theory and More Questions After Episode 4

Sunday’s “Westworld” was one of the best episodes of the series so far, giving us a big glimpse into William’s world. Sunday nights are for two things: dreading the coming work week, and distracting yourself from that horrible dread for about an…