There are rumors of a “sex robot brothel” opening up in Houston. The company KinkySdollS says this will the first of its kind in America, there is one in Toronto, Canada.  But Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner said this is not the type of business he’s looking for.  A Change.org petition has already gathered more than 8,000 signatures against the brothel’s opening. […]

Kenner Mayor Ben Zahn is not allowing city Recreation Department or booster clubs to buy Nike gear. He is claiming that he does not want taxpayers’ money being used to support Nike’s “political campaign” that featured Colin Kaepernick.  Seems like he is pushing his own political agenda by enforcing this but hey what do I […]

Glenn Jacobs aka WWE legend Kane won the Knox County, Tennessee mayoral race.  They even had his theme song playing as he took the stage!  He’s not the first wrestler to take office, in 1998 Jesse “The Body” Ventura was elected governor of Minnesota, after serving as mayor. Follow The Beat On Twitter:  Sign Up For […]

Follow The Beat On Twitter: Dallas officials are struggling to find solutions that confiscate guns from violent offenders. By law, anyone convicted of a crime is required to turn over their firearms to the judge. So far the program hasn’t had much success, which has caused many victims their lives. See the video below for more […]

Missouri City native Travis Scott always puts on for his hometown, and folks let him know they’re noticing. He was honored with the key to the city by Mayor Allen Owen during a ceremony on Saturday Feb 10 as part of their Black History Celebration. The mayor also proclaimed from this day forward, Feb. 10 will […]

  In 2014, residents of Flint, Michigan were the victims of a terrible water contamination in their city’s water system. Three years later the city has been able to make great progress thanks to work of Mayor Karen Weaver. Up for re-election on November 7, embattled Flint, MI Mayor Karen Weaver talks with our very own Sybil Wilkes in […]

Michigan State University's Myya D. Jones has big plans for her hometown!

Beverly Whaling, the mayor of Clay, West Virginia, has officially resigned after posting an approving comment on a racist Facebook post that compared First Lady Michelle Obama to an "ape in heels."

Recently, Jazze sat down to speak with Todd Gottel the Mayor of Rowlett to discuss the cities upcoming 5k Walk to help raise money for the victims of the tornado. They also discussed of initiatives and upcoming fundraisers to help the city rebuild. If you would like to participate in the upcoming walk please visit http://rebuildrowlett5k.itsyourrace.com/event.aspx?id=6920 […]

Douglasville residents were thrilled to see a change in the political makeup of their small, rural city last week when Rochelle Robinson was elected mayor, making her both the first female and the first Black politician to hold the seat,

Nick Mosby, Baltimore councilman and husband of State's Attorney Marilyn J. Mosby, has announced his candidacy for mayor.

Mayor Stephanie Rawlings Blake was supposed to be celebrating today but instead she was attacked by an angry woman. An eye witness says that people…