OMG the internet is Bacc At it Again! The latest trend to hit the social streets is called the #CrateChallenge -and yes, it is as dangerous as it sounds. Willing adrenaline junkies find tons of crates (from who knows where) and stack them in the shape of a pyramid. Then, they attempt to go from […]

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Follow The Beat On Twitter: Oh boy. A man near Philadelphia, PA shot up a Walmart out of anger yesterday (August 14, 2018). He escaped with a female he was with after injuring a few customers, but was later apprehended and is now being held on a $1 million dollar bail. See video below for […]


David George, a pastor at Oakville Assembly of God church, shot and killed a gunman at the Tumwater Walmart on Sunday. He spoke about the event yesterday at a press conference where he was in tears and called the incident “tragic and shocking.” It all started as a gunman fired into two vehicles, stole another […]

Texas liquor stores are appealing a ruling that would allow Walmarts in Texas to sell liquor bottles.  The Texas Alcoholic  Beverage Commission had refused  Walmart licenses to sell liquor in their stores, some of these license rules/restrictions date back to the end of Prohibition. Follow The Beat On Twitter: Sign Up For Our Newsletter! More News: […]

Follow The Beat On Twitter: OK. We all know kids like candy right? Well a 23 year old Caucasian women, Castle Kameron Gately, in Dallas used that to her advantage, and recruited some kids from the neighborhood (ages 5 and 6) to accompany her while she went on a stealing spree at a local Walmart. […]

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