These Baltimore Teenagers Went From Cleaning Windshields To Forming Their Own Bottled Water Company

These boys are living proof that you can do anything you put your mind to!

A group of teenage boys have expanded their squeegee business to now include a bottled water company, reports The Baltimore Sun.

Korner Boyz Enterprises is a business created by a group of Baltimore squeegee kids. The boys started out standing on corners cleaning windshields. They would flag down motorists at the corner of Mount Royal and North Avenues in Baltimore and invite them to a clean front windshield in exchange for a few bucks to help them buy food and pay their cell phone bill.

Last winter, Kai Crosby-Singleton, a community liaison for the Maryland Institute College of Art’s (MICA) Office of Strategic Initiatives ran across the group of boys. The teenagers were being hurled with insults and racial epithets as they tried to make a few dollars. That’s when Crosby-Singleton stepped in, getting to know the young men. The relationship he built with the boys, Taetae, Leroy, Khalil, Keyon and Deauntae would…

Blogger Cries Over Prospect Of 9-5 Job After Instagram Account Is Deleted

Insta blogger extraordinaire Jessy Taylor has recorded herself having a meltdown of epic proportions after her social media profile was deleted.

She had 113,000 followers has shared an emotional appeal on YouTube after her profile was deleted.

In the video, Jessy Taylor can be seen in floods of tears as she warns people to 'think twice' before reporting her because her Instagram account is how she makes her money, and a 9-5 job is not for her.

She said: "Hi guys, I'm in the middle of editing and my Instagram got deleted.

"I'm trying to get it back, I'm calling everybody I can and I don't know why it's not working out for me.

"I'm nothing without my following, I am nothing without my following."

She continued: "And when people try to hate on me or report me I'm literally trying to be a fucking better person.

"I want to say to everybody that's reporting me - think twice because you're ruining my life, because I …

First Black-Owned Supermarket to Sell Products From Mostly Black Farmers Raises $430K To Purchase The Property

The founders of WeBuyBlack and the developers of the first ever Black-owned supermarket that will primarily sell products from Black farmers and other food manufacturers have reached their first financial goal of $425,000 to purchase the property! 13,881 people have contributed to the campaign so far, and the Atlanta-based store will be called Soul Food Market, and will be the first grocery store of it's kind.

"We are super proud of our unity, and our team is even more inspired by our collective efforts to see this project come to fruition," said CEO Shareef Abdul-Malik in an email to their supporters and contributors.

The company will continuing to raise funds for the renovation of the 20,000 square feet building, and then for the operations. Renovation requires another $350,000 and operating the building requires another $420,000 for a grand total of $1.2 million to fully complete the project.

Just what the community needs

After sampling 500 hundred families in the lo…

This 10-Year-Old Boy Invents A Genius Device To Help Children Dying In Hot Cars After His Neighbor’s Death

According to statistics, since 1998 around 712 children are thought to have died from heatstroke in the US alone after being left in hot vehicles. But thanks to one bright 10-year-old boy called Bishop Curry from McKinney, Texas, tragic and preventable deaths like these could soon be a thing of the past.

The fifth grader has invented something called the Oasis, a clever little gadget that monitors the temperature inside the car. Once it gets to a certain level, the device emits cool air while simultaneously alerting parents and authorities via an antenna.

The idea for the Oasis came to Bishop after he learned that his neighbour’s 6-month-old infant had died from being in an overheated car, and although he only has a 3-D clay model of the device at the moment, he and his father have so far managed to raise over $24,000 for their invention on GoFundMe. 
The money will go towards manufacturing the device as well as securing the patent for it, so if you haven’t already, head on over to t…

Prisoner Who Died And Was Brought Back Claims His Life Sentence Has Technically Ended When He Died Momentarily And Was Revived

Benjamin Schreiber is very much alive. But that hasn't stopped him from arguing that he died four years ago.

After the convicted murderer collapsed in his prison cell in 2015, doctors restarted his heart five times. Recovering back at the Iowa State Penitentiary, Schreiber filed a novel legal appeal. Because he died before he was resuscitated, he had technically fulfilled his life sentence, he claimed.

Judges, however, aren't buying it. Dying for a brief amount of time doesn't amount to a get-out-of-jail-free card, the Iowa Court of Appeals ruled on Wednesday, saying that the 66-year-old will remain in prison until a medical examiner determines that he is dead for good.

"Schreiber is either alive, in which case he must remain in prison, or he is dead, in which case this appeal is moot," Judge Amanda Potterfield wrote.

Schreiber has been behind bars since 1996, when he was charged in the death of John Dale Terry, 39, whose bludgeoned body was found near an abando…

6ix9ine Will Hire Floyd Mayweather Jr’s The Great Wall Security Team For 24 Hours A Day And Pay Them $1.5 Million Dollars A Year

Tekashi 69 is supposedly coming out of prison soon and it appears that snitching has made him a laughing stock of hip-hop, but you know the old Hollywood saying: "Any publicity is good publicity."

Tekashi is about to live that to the fullest and try to prove that it's not hard out here for a snitch. 

Being locked up and becoming a Federal snitch to bring down the Nine Trey Blood gang and its hierarchy hasn't hurt Tekashi's marketability one bit. And if you think, niggas ain't fuckin with him when he comes home, you're wrong.

Sad, but true.

Tekashi has already linked a $10 million deal with his old label. There are rumors that P. Diddy will manage him. The latest hint that Tekashi is coming home to a similar type of fame and hate that he had before he left, are reports that he's hired Floyd Mayweather Jr's "The Great Wall" security team  for 24 hours a day and will pay them $1.5 million a year.

Looks like Tekashi is getting ready for an …

T.I.'s Daughter Likes Several Tweets Trashing Dad Over Virginity Talk 18-year-old Daughter Deyjah Harris To Ensure Her Hymen Is Intact

T.I. is stirring controversy after recently admitting that he takes yearly trips to the gynecologist with his 18-year-old daughter Deyjah for virginity testing to ensure her hymen is intact.

Tip made the admission during a recent episode of the Ladies Like Us podcast with Nazanin Mandi. When speaking about having the sex talk with his daughters, T.I. stated, "Not only have we had the conversation. We have yearly trips to the gynecologist to check her hymen. Yes, I go with her."

Tip continued to explain the situation, revealing that he accompanies his oldest daughter to the gynecologist and has her sign documentation to share the results of her pelvic exam. He also revealed that when the doctor spoke to him about other ways the hymen can be broken, Tip replied by stating, "So I say, ‘Look, Doc, she don’t ride no horses, she don’t ride no bike, she don’t play no sports. Just check the hymen, please, and give me back my results expeditiously.'"
He then added, &qu…