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Chicago Woman Accused Of Stealing Taraji P. Henson’s Identity

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Alicia Newby of Chicago has been charged with a felony for continuing a financial crime enterprise. Newby is accused of stealing the identities of several people, including “Empire” star Taraji P. Henson, collecting thousands of dollars in merchandise and mailing them to dummy addresses. Prosecutors did not name any of …

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A$AP Rocky Pleads Not Guilty To Sweden Assault

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A$AP Rocky pleaded not guilty to assault charges in a Swedish court on the first day of trial for a street fight that resulted in the rapper’s prolonged arrest and detainment in Stockholm. If convicted, Rocky (real name Rakim Mayers) could face up to two years in prison. Swedish public …

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FBI Raids Phoenix Body Donation Center, Finds Dismembered Limbs Sewn Together Like “Frankenstein”; Families Of Victims File Civil Lawsuit

FBI Raids Phoenix Body Donation Center

Family members of deceased people who donated their bodies “solely for medical and scientific purposes” are suing Biological Resource Center Inc. for mishandling, abusing, desecrating and selling their family members’ body parts for profit, according to the suit. Former Phoenix FBI assistant special agent Mark Cwynar recently testified in the …

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John Legend Receives National Civil Rights Museum Award

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The National Civil Rights Museum has announced this year’s Freedom Award recipients: musician John Legend, feminist writer Gloria Steinem and human rights activist Hafsat Nabiola. The Memphis, Tennessee-based museum honors civil and human rights leaders at the annual award ceremony. This year, the awards will be presented on October 30 …

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Aaron Hernandez Estate Settles Wrongful Death Lawsuit

Aaron Hernandez Settles

The estate of former New England Patriots tight end, Aaron Hernandez, has officially settled with the families of the two men he was accused of killing in a 2012 drive-by. Hernandez was charged with the murder of 29-year-old Daniel de Abreu and 28-year-old Safiro Furtado outside of a Boston club …

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Ole Miss Students Kicked Out Of Fraternity For Posing With Guns Next To Vandalized Emmett Till Memorial, Replacement To Be Bulletproof

Jesse Lyons, assistant executive director of the Kappa Alpha Order’s national office in Lexington, Virginia, announced the Ole Miss chapter suspended three students pictured posing with guns beside a bullet-ridden memorial to lynching victim, Emmett Till. According to CBS News, Ole Miss spokesman Rod Guajardo said the image was reported …

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Dr. Sebi’s Family Addresses Nipsey Hussle Conspiracy Theory And Nick Cannon Completing Documentary “There Is No Conspiracy”

Nipsey Hussle and Dr Sebi

The late Dr. Sebi’s daughter, Kellie Bowman, and grandson Izeal Bowman appeared on BET’s ‘Black Coffee’ and gave insight on the holistic doctor’s practices and how they have impacted hip hop. Kellie and Izeal both reflected on the initial conspiracy theories that circulated claiming Nipsey’s murder was a set-up in order …

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Lil Nas X & Sony Hit With $25 Million Copyright Lawsuit

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Lil Nas X will finally have his first taste of true celebrity status as the 20-year-old rapper and record label Sony have been hit with a $25 million lawsuit over an uncleared Bobby Caldwell sample. Music publisher The Music Force alleges that Nas X and his producer allegedly used portions …

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