Violence

It’s been about a year since Tory Lanez, rapper behind the number one hit “Say It,” first came to the studio to visit “The Rickey Smiley Morning Show!” He talks about the cinematic quality of his album, and talks about his city of Toronto in comparison to life in the United States. He remarks on the […]

Rickey Smiley shares his impassioned response to news the 16 year-old-son of retired NFL linebacker Antonio Armstrong shot and killed both of his parents. Rickey discusses the warning signs that would show in a child who is capable of carrying out such a monstrous act. He draws on his previous experience raising children to explain […]

Several police officers were shot in Baton Rouge, Louisiana Sunday morning, the New York Times reports. At least three officers were killed in Sunday’s incident, Mayor Kip Holden confirmed with the Times. Three others were wounded. From the Times: Mr. Holden said reports of an active shooter in the vicinity of the Hammond Aire Plaza on Airline Highway […]

Here's everything we know about suspected Orlando gunman, Omar Mateen.

Kevin Edwards, an accomplice in the death of nine-year-old Tyshawn Lee, has been captured.

On Thursday, Hayes was indicted on one count of aggravated assault with a handgun and second-degree murder in the shooting death of Smith.

As Katt Williams continues to find himself embroiled in disputes, the full video of him getting into a fight with a minor has surfaced.