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Gloria Allred Contacted Authorities About R Kelly Tape

Gloria Allred Contacted Authorities About R Kelly Tape

CHICAGO (AP) — Attorney Gloria Allred tells The Associated Press she has contacted law enforcement about concerns one of her clients may be the person in a VHS tape recently given to Chicago prosecutors that purportedly shows R&B star R. Kelly having sex with an underage girl. The Los Angeles-based lawyer said by phone Friday…Continue Reading

Two Nigerian Brothers Arrested In Alleged Attack Of Jussie Smollett

Two Nigerian Brothers Arrested In Alleged Attack Of Jussie Smollett

In the Jussie Smollet investigation, police have now arrested those 2 men who are brothers with ties to “Empire.” Specifically, they were booked for battery. The two brothers, Olabinjo and Abimbola Osundairo, are from Nigeria and Chicago cops are now calling them “potential suspects” … as opposed to persons of interest. As was reported earlier, their home was raided on Thursday and police…Continue Reading

Michael Jackson Musical To Open On Broadway, Skips Chicago

Michael Jackson Musical To Open On Broadway, Skips Chicago

CHICAGO (AP) — A stage musical about Michael Jackson will skip making its debut in Chicago and instead open on Broadway in summer 2020. Producers said Thursday that “Don’t Stop ‘Til You Get Enough” will no longer have pre-Broadway performances this fall in Chicago, blaming a recent Actors’ Equity Association strike over compensation for developmental labs. The…Continue Reading

Prada Announces Diversity Council After Blackface Outrage

Prada Announces Diversity Council After Blackface Outrage

MILAN (AP) — Italian brand Prada said it is forming a diversity council to “elevate voices of color within the company and fashion industry at large,” a move that follows accusations of racism in the luxury fashion world. Two Americans, artist Theaster Gates and film director Ava DuVernay, will chair the council, Prada said Wednesday.…Continue Reading

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