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Update: An Evansville woman is arrested on murder charges after police say she killed her boyfriend and dumped his body in a wooded area.
Detectives say Tangelia Brown stabbed 24-year-old Antonio Swanson to death on Sunday in the apartment the two shared on Jackson Avenue.
Then, police say Brown and her 13-year-old daughter, placed Swanson's body on the first floor of the apartment and left him there for several… Continue
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RIVIERA BEACH, Fla. - A judge has decided a law banning sagging pants in this town is unconstitutional after a teenager spent a night in jail on accusations he exposed too much of his underwear.
Julius Hart, 17, was charged last week after an officer said he spotted the teenager riding his bicycle with 4 inches to 5 inches of blue-and-black boxer shorts revealed.
Hart's public defender, Carol Bickerstaff, urged a judge Monday to strike… Continue
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ATLANTA -- Employees of Aaron’s Rent to Own in Forrest Park had to restrain an armed robber on Tuesday.
Shawn Henderson, 21, approached an employee at the door while wearing a mask to conceal his face, and put a gun to the employees back, forcing him inside the closed store.
He then ordered other employees to turn over the money in the store to him. He took nearly $5,000 and was demanding more. Sensing that Henderson was growing more… Continue
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SEPTEMBER 18--Spiraling gas prices led an Indiana drug dealer to levy a fuel oil surcharge on customers purchasing cocaine, according to investigators. Anthony Salinas, 18, tacked on the gasoline surcharge when he sold a confidential police source coke on two occasions in June. While arranging one buy, Salinas told the source that a quarter-ounce of cocaine would cost $240--$215 for the drug itself and "$25.00 for gas money to deliver the cocaine,"… Continue
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Last week Jay-Z and GQ Magazine hosted the official launch party of the Artful Dodger clothing collection. For those who remember, Jay-Z bought the clothing brand last year for $15 million and was set on giving the brand a much needed face-lift. While introducing the collection at New York’s Chelsea Art Museum, Jay claimed that his Artful Dodger line is “the alternative to everything that currently exists in the marketplace.”
Take a look at… Continue
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EVERYONES favorite rapper, Nelly is now acting. No I’m not talking about Bow Wow, I’m referring to Nelly. The St. Louis native will guest-star on two episodes of “CSI:NY,”
It is unknown what role he will play but he will make his debut on Oct. 8 and apparently won’t be the dead guy.
“You don’t want to be the corpse, because you get the script and it’s blank,” he joked to Billboard.
The episode is said to center around… Continue
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2008 US Open Tennis champ, Serena Williams has announced that she will write a book about her life both on and off the tennis court. Although it has not been confirmed sources have told the associated press that the book deal could net Serena at least $1.3 million…BREAD!
“Serena Williams is one of the world’s most remarkable athletes,” Karen Kosztolnyik of Grand Central Publishing said Tuesday in a statement. “We’ve watched her rise to No. 1… Continue
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MEMPHIS, TN - A Memphis police officer is off the job and facing charges of aggravated assault and aggravated burglary.
Regina Thompson is accused of breaking into her ex-boyfriend's home early Monday morning, September 15, 2008, punching him and pointing a gun at him.
According to a police affidavit, Thompson climbed through a window of her ex-boyfriend's house while he was asleep. Once inside the home, Thompson is accused of punching… Continue
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ST. JOHNS COUNTY, Fla. -- An ex-con released early from prison after a change in the sentencing guidelines for cocaine possession has been charged with rape.
The change in guidelines affects thousands of inmates across the country. In Jacksonville, 81 inmates were released early this year because of the change; but in St. Johns County some are concerned about just one.
James Gilmore, 30, was released from prison earlier this year after… Continue
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Jay-Z has reportedly launched a new label, adding to his long list of businesses. This one is called StarRoc and was formed with producers Stargate.
According to overseas media, Stargate is a Norwegian duo consisting of Tor Erik Hermansen and Mikkel S. Eriksen, both of which have produced for several superstar artists, specifically crafting Beyonce's hit "Irreplaceable" and Ne-Yo's "So Sick."
Reports indicate that the producer duo… Continue
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LL Cool J began his swan song with Def Jam as the rapper debuted at number 9 on the Billboard 200 moving nearly 44,000 copies of Exit 13. The album is his last contractually-bound project for the storied label.
The veteran rapper had been outspoken regarding his disdain with the label. Most of his venom, however, was directed at then Def Jam president Jay-Z. LL infamously lashed out at Hov on the red carpet at the 2006 MTV Video Music Awards when… Continue
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In fact, among other projects, Benjamin says a new solo album is in the works. “It should be dropping by the end of this year or early next year. I’ve pretty much been working with myself,” he explains. “I’ve never really been that big on collaboration.” Benjamin wouldn’t reveal any other details, but he said he already had a goal and a direction for the album. “I have a concept, and all the soundscapes are already in my head, so I just have to figure… Continue
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Everyone in the sports business world was shocked when LeBron James fired his agent, Aaron Goodwin, back in 2005. Goodwin was the cat that got Bron that $90 million deal with Nike. But what was even more shocking, is that LeBron hired his "boys" to manage his career and the King James Brand. Three years later, it looks like James and his crew knew what they're doing. In a profile for Esquire Magazine, James explains the reason for the launch of his LRMR… Continue
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AHHHHHH, "When I was 14, I turned nothin' to a quarter mill, probably why I never give a f*** about a record deal. I ain't never try the sh**, imagine how that white feel, but that don't even matter though ... tryin to pay the light bill. Light bill, phone bill, plus my granny nerve pills. Feel like I should be takin em, imagine how my nerves feel. I want a new Bentley, my aunty need a kidney and if I let her pass, her children never will forgive me.… Continue
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