The son of singer Patti LaBelle told a Texas jury that he was hit in the face by a man at a an airport terminal after the man shouted racial slurs at his mom. His testimony came one day after LaBelle testified in the trial of her bodyguard Efrem Holmes.
A veteran North Texas special investigator with the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services, also known as CPS, has been fired after using racially inflammatory remarks on her personal Twitter account.
Paula Deen issued a video apology on Friday, days after it was revealed that she admitted using racial slurs in the past. But the Food Network said it won’t renew Paula Deen’s contract when it expires at the end of the month.
Police are searching for the person who spray-painted racial slurs and symbols on a vacant home near McDermott and Highway 75 in Allen.