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Entertaiment Chris Rock slams Jussie Smollett during NAACP Awards show
Author: 0 Chris Rock slams Jussie Smollett during NAACP Awards show

You don't even get the "u" anymore. That "U" was respect. "I get to present an award". However, he skipped out on the dinner on Friday where his category was announced, and lost to Jesse Williams from Grey's Anatomy . According to the Chicago Tribune , Smollett struck a deferred deal with prosecutors where he forfeited the $10K bond in exchange for all 16 counts of disorderly conduct being dropped.

Entertaiment Chicago PD Sends Letter Demanding $130K From Jussie Smollett
Author: 0 Chicago PD Sends Letter Demanding $130K From Jussie Smollett

The way Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx and her office resolved the case also was "abnormal and unfamiliar to those who practice law", wrote the Illinois Prosecutors Bar Association . "It is an embarrassment to our Nation!" Chicago's Mayor Rahm Emanuel immediately spoke to the press on Tuesday once the decision was made public, stating that it was a "whitewash of justice".

Entertaiment Case dropped against U.S. actor Jussie Smollett accused of hate attack hoax
Author: 0 Case dropped against U.S. actor Jussie Smollett accused of hate attack hoax

Illinois State prosecutors dropped all criminal charges against actor Jussie Smollett on Tuesday as part of a deferred prosecution agreement, angering law enforcement officials and Chicago's mayor, Rahm Emanuel . Mr Smollett stars as a gay musician on Fox's drama series Empire , which follows the ups and downs of a family-owned hip-hop label. The accomplices allegedly shouted homophobic and racial slurs and "Make America Great Again" - a slogan often invoked by supporters of US ...

Entertaiment Donald Trump Calls Jussie Smollett an
Author: 0 Donald Trump Calls Jussie Smollett an "Embarrassment to the Country" at Rally

And with Smollett walking away from the 16 counts, Foxx is facing criticism for her office's handling of the case. "I don't see Jussie Smollett as a threat to public safety", Joe Magats , the first assistant state's attorney, said . Though Fox has been outwardly supportive in light of the charges being dropped , public opinion doesn't seem to be on the side of the actor who portrays Jamal Lyons.

Entertaiment Miley Cyrus resurrects Hannah Montana, causes social media frenzy
Author: 0 Miley Cyrus resurrects Hannah Montana, causes social media frenzy

To complete her look, she added blonde bangs as well as hair extensions. In the video, she also happens to be sporting a distinctly Hannah-esque hair-do. Miley Cyrus shares a sultry Instagram photo of herself that appears to be promoting her upcoming performance at Woodstock's 50th anniversary this summer in NY.

Entertaiment Portrait of Dora Maar
Author: 0 Portrait of Dora Maar

He called the Dutch and French police who said they would not prosecute the current owner. The Picasso painting , he told news agency AFP, was circulated for years, "often being used as collateral, popping up in a drug deal here, four years later in an arms deal there".

Entertaiment Nicolas Cage files for annulment 4 days after marrying 4th wife
Author: 0 Nicolas Cage files for annulment 4 days after marrying 4th wife

The two had applied for a marriage license on Saturday, and Wednesday in secret. This was Cage's fourth marriage. "The whole time he was yelling 'She is going to take all my money'". His third wife was Alice Kim , whom he married in 2004 and separated 12 years later, in between siring his son Kal-El. He opened up about the end of their relationship in an interview while promoting his 2018 thriller Mandy , "It was a shocker for me - I definitely didn't see it coming and those feelings ...

Entertaiment Angelina Jolie joining the Marvel Cinematic Universe in this Shocking role
Author: 0 Angelina Jolie joining the Marvel Cinematic Universe in this Shocking role

Angelina Jolie is heading for the Marvel Cinematic Universe, according to The Hollywood Reporter . Matthew and Ryan Firpo ("Ruin") are writing the script. It is known that The Eternals were created by comic book legend Jack Kirby in 1976, his first title after returning to Marvel after a highly-publicized stint at DC Comics in the early 1970s.

Entertaiment Malaika Arora to marry Arjun Kapoor next month
Author: 0 Malaika Arora to marry Arjun Kapoor next month

Reportedly, both Arjun and Malaika have also given strict instructions to their team to not reveal dates or any plans for their wedding. Reports further has it that Arjun and Malaika are all set to solemnise their relationship with a Christian wedding in the presence of close friends and family without media.

Entertaiment Khloé Kardashian Sends Clothes To Fan Who Couldn't Afford Her Brand
Author: 0 Khloé Kardashian Sends Clothes To Fan Who Couldn't Afford Her Brand

Plus, Kourtney admits Scott's the only guy she ever loved and MUCH more! "It just sucks it has to be so public", True Thompson 's mom cries in the dramatic video. That's not all, though. A user named Kaelynn Abner recently took to the social media site to share her excitement over the Keeping Up with the Kardashians personality's Good American denim line, in which garments can cost up to $189.

Entertaiment U.S. police paid for hotel for brothers in Jussie Smollett attack case
Author: 0 U.S. police paid for hotel for brothers in Jussie Smollett attack case

The decision to drop charges has been condemned by police and by Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel . The story of what happened to Smollett on that chilly night on January 29 has transfixed much of the nation for almost two months. She said Smollett was a crime victim who "just wants his life back". But FOX 32's source says the money was for training and nutrition, period. Criminal defense attorney Alex Little agreed that it's a "mess", particularly because Smollett has maintained his ...

Entertaiment Jussie Smollett's Attorney Addresses His Dropped Charges and Future Plans
Author: 0 Jussie Smollett's Attorney Addresses His Dropped Charges and Future Plans

Chicago authorities on Tuesday dropped the charges against a USA television actor accused of fabricating a hate crime , in a shock move that enraged the city's police and mayor, who dismissed it as a " whitewash ". Tandra Simonton called it "a just disposition and appropriate resolution", but said it was not an exoneration. But she said Smollett had no idea who attacked him until the brothers were later identified by police.

Entertaiment The special treatment Jussie Smollett received in jail
Author: 0 The special treatment Jussie Smollett received in jail

After the Cook County State's Attorney made a decision to drop the 17 charges against Smollett , the court case was wiped off the books - a highly unusual move - and Smollett's records were sealed. "They clearly could have proceeded with one count as they originally did in the felony complaint and then they chose to elevate this matter, to slice and dice this in every way possible and to charge him with 16 counts", she said.

Entertaiment Wendy Williams' husband Kevin's reported mistress welcomes child
Author: 0 Wendy Williams' husband Kevin's reported mistress welcomes child

The Daily Mail reported Tuesday that The Wendy Williams Show host was found drunk after checking herself out of the sober house on Monday and taken to the hospital to sober up. Page Six reports the couple sent a cease and desist letter to the blogger Love B Scott stating, "Mrs. Wendy Williams-Hunter and Mr. Kevin Hunter categorically deny each and every allegation made by your 'sources'".

Entertaiment A Lot of Death Is Coming to Game of Thrones' Final Season
Author: 0 A Lot of Death Is Coming to Game of Thrones' Final Season

Of course, she only spilled to people she knew could keep a secret - and since there's barely any spoilers floating around the internet, it's clear she chose the right folks. Although they did decide to start talking in a Northern accent, which may be real and may be their own invention - being Americans, we could not tell.

Entertaiment A US High School Turned 'Alien' Into a Rad Stage Play
Author: 0 A US High School Turned 'Alien' Into a Rad Stage Play

Steven Defendini, the school's art instructor, told EW in an interview that Alien: The Play was a collaboration between sixteen students and three teachers - Cuervo, Defendini, and one music teacher, Brian Bonacci, who had experience dealing with stage lightings.

Entertaiment Jussie Smollett’s Criminal Charges Dropped
Author: 0 Jussie Smollett’s Criminal Charges Dropped

He reported that he was assaulted on his way home from a sandwich shop. This has been an incredibly hard time, honestly one of the worst of my entire life, but I am a man of faith and I am a man that has knowledge of my history and I would not bring my family, our lives, or the movement through a fire like this.

Entertaiment Ken Starr grades Mueller report 'incomplete' on obstruction of justice
Author: 0 Ken Starr grades Mueller report 'incomplete' on obstruction of justice

And many believe the party will be better off running against Trump in 2020 than facing Vice President Mike Pence or another Republican, who could claim that Trump had been unfairly forced from office. Taxpayers funded this investigation, and we deserve to read the report. "I congratulate President @realDonaldTrump on his vindication by the Robert Mueller report ", Mr Abubakar tweeted Tuesday afternoon.

Entertaiment Cardi B issues apology for drugging and robbing men
Author: 0 Cardi B issues apology for drugging and robbing men

The rapper used social media to set the record straight, in what she calls footage from years ago that has now come to light. "Crimes they feel they had to do to survive ", Cardi continued. "I have a past that I can't change - we all do". Cardi responded to Twitter users demanding she be "canceled" by posting a clip from singer Tisha Campbell's song "Steel Here" and wrote, "When they try to cancel me on Twitter and Instagram ".

Entertaiment Move to make Mueller report public blocked
Author: 0 Move to make Mueller report public blocked

But McConnell, noting that it took almost two years for Mueller to conduct his investigation, said, "It's not unreasonable to give the special counsel and the Justice Department just a little time to complete their review in a professional and responsible manner".

Entertaiment Avengers Endgame character posters confirm NEW survivors and Snap victims
Author: 0 Avengers Endgame character posters confirm NEW survivors and Snap victims

Those characters, in keeping with the most recent trailer , are shown in color on their posters. The same question has lingered about Black Panther's Shuri. Three main cast members of Marvel's " Avengers: Endgame " will visit South Korea next month to promote the movie ahead of its release in the country, the movie's local distributor said Tuesday.

Entertaiment 'Us' breaks box office records during debut weekend
Author: 0 'Us' breaks box office records during debut weekend

The psychological thriller about a family confronted by a band of doppelgangers almost doubled projections, which estimated a three-day total in the $38 million to $45 million range. Peele made Us for US$20 million. It hauled in $255 million at the box office globally - $33 million on its opening weekend. Strong reviews and word of mouth helped propel "Us".

Entertaiment Dora The Explorer's Live-Action Film Doesn't Look Terrible
Author: 0 Dora The Explorer's Live-Action Film Doesn't Look Terrible

The cartoon show is about Dora's daily adventures with her sidekick Boots. Moner is no stranger to the Nickelodeon franchise, having starred in the teen comedy series 100 Things To Do Before High School from 2014-2016. And bonus: unlike films like the LEGO Movie or Frozen, Dora has no soundtrack and no annoying catchy tune that you kids will want to listen to over and over and over until you're ready to tear off your own ears and run away to the jungle yourself.

Entertaiment Apple prepares to unveil TV and news subscription services
Author: 0 Apple prepares to unveil TV and news subscription services

Jennifer Aniston , Reese Witherspoon , and Steve Carell teased their new drama " The Morning Show ", which they promised would take viewers "behind closed doors of morning TV". Pricing and availability for the Apple TV+ video subscription service will be announced later this fall. The company did not say how much it will cost.

Entertaiment WrestleMania 35: Women to headline WWE's famous show for first time ever
Author: 0 WrestleMania 35: Women to headline WWE's famous show for first time ever

And with the tremendous build towards Becky Lynch vs. Ronda Rousey vs. Charlotte Flair at the PPV, surely, Wrestlemania 35 would be the place this momentous bout would happen. Lynch, on the other hand, was named Wrestler of the Year by Sports Illustrated in 2018. Since that time, the women's evolution has placed a greater spotlight on WWE's female Superstars, including more prominent storylines and deeper character development that showcases their athleticism, charisma and star ...

Entertaiment Paige comments on Nikki and Brie Bella retirement announcement
Author: 0 Paige comments on Nikki and Brie Bella retirement announcement

Truly like a butterfly out of her cage. Meanwhile, TUKO.co.ke reported that American professional wrestler Nikki Bella and John Cena have ended their unsettled union once again. The girls are doing wonderful things over there. The Drop the Mic loser plans on focusing on her fashion brand, saying: 'I'm ready to take Nikki Bella into a different direction.

Entertaiment Apple to launch a surprise subscription service on March 25
Author: 0 Apple to launch a surprise subscription service on March 25

Apple unveiled its new video streaming and news subscription offerings on Monday as it looks to boost revenue from its services segment and usher in a new era for the tech titan. Apple also announced a $9.99-per-month news subscription service called Apple News+ with more than 300 magazines, including The New Yorker, Sports Illustrated, Wired and Food & Wine and news publications including the Los Angeles Times , The Wall Street Journal and the Skimm.

Entertaiment Tributes paid to The Walker Brothers' singer and 'musical genius' Scott Walker
Author: 0 Tributes paid to The Walker Brothers' singer and 'musical genius' Scott Walker

Walker abandoned plans for a followup record and touring following the album, and did not release another record until Tilt in 1995. Tilt nearly entirely eschewed recognizable pop structures altogether in favor more narratively driven constructions, featuring obscure historical themes, reference to film and theater, unusual instrumentation (including self-built instruments and found percussion) which demonstrated the influence of industrial music.

Entertaiment Jerry Nadler says William Barr will testify on Mueller report
Author: 0 Jerry Nadler says William Barr will testify on Mueller report

Aides and associates of President Trump told the Post that the they believe Mueller's findings - that the Trump campaign did not coordinate with Russian Federation to influence the 2016 election, according to Attorney General William Barr's report to Congress - will help remediate President Trump's reputation as a credible source of information.