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Trina is fighting back against claims that she skipped out on a Missouri concert and cost a promoter thousands of dollars.
Lawyers of the promo-team claim she was paid $7,000 to perform at a club called Imperial Palace in St. Louis on May 19th.
Trina allegedly spoke up about a scheduling conflict, but never formally canceled -- so they were surprised when she…
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— sometimes even in the open, on eBay or Craigslist — and then asking the government for replacement cards.
The Agriculture Department wants to curb the practice by giving states more power to investigate people who repeatedly claim to lose their benefit cards.
It is proposing new rules Thursday that would allow states to demand formal…Continue
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50 Cent says that regardless of label backing, he'll be releasing his new album on July 3rd. He tells AllHipHop.com, "I'm releasing my album, whether it has commercial promotions or not. I'm doing everything I planned to do regardless of if it's huge airplay or not."Continue
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A woman who called 911 because her husband was unconscious got a rude awakening. The Montgomery County, Maryland operator she was transferred to was sleeping -- and snoring -- on the job.
The problem was rectified 38 seconds later when her call was transferred to another operator, but not before the snoring was recorded. Audio of the episode, which happened in April, was released earlier this week.
Montgomery Assistant Fire Chief Scott Graham said, "It's something we…Continue
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A Miami Heat fan tried -- and failed -- to take Rick Ross up on his $10,000 offer to anyone who streaks during a game wearing nothing but a MMG shirt.The perpetrator was described as "6 foot 6 and 340 pounds." Alas, cops grabbed him before he got to the floor.
Even worse -- if the guy had succeeded, he wouldn't have gotten the cash. Rozay specifically said it needed to…Continue
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Check out this video of a babysitter's boyfriend putting a 1 year old in a washer at a local laundromat in Camden, NJ. At first people thought they were the parents. Come to find out its just a babysitter who's about to get fired and a boyfriend who is being sought after by the local prosecutor...
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Usher blasted his ex-wife in court today -- testifying that Tameka Foster flew into a jealous rage, hitting him, throwing food, and worst of all ... spitting on his girlfriend.
Usher took the stand in his ongoing child custody trial with his ex, and under questioning by his attorney, revealed how…Continue
Whitney Houston's daughter Bobbi Kristina is reportedly under investigation for underage gambling.
The 19-year-old was caught on video playing a slot machine at the MGM Resort and Casino in Las Vegas on Saturday while hanging out with…Continue
Added by Kenny Smoov on May 22, 2012 at 11:53am — No Comments
Donald Trump hired Arsenio Hall on the Celebrity Apprentice finale Sunday night, and now he's poised to get hired for another big gig. TMZ says three networks are "very interested" in signing the comic for a talk show.
According to the gossip blog, he's been "gunning to get back…Continue
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Here are some pretty obvious things women hate about their bodies, but men absolutely love:…Continue
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Robin Gibb, one-third of the legendary group the Bee Gees, died Sunday after a long battle with cancer. He was 62.
His spokesperson released a statement that reads, "The family of Robin Gibb, of the Bee Gees, announce with great sadness that Robin passed…Continue
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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (Ivanhoe Newswire) - In the last four years alone, ER visits associated with non-alcoholic energy drinks increased by about 12,000. There have been more than 1,000 reported cases of energy drink overdoses and adverse reactions. Still, they're flying off store shelves.
"They were desperately trying to save him," Cheryl James, told Ivanhoe. "I…Continue
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Will Smith might support gay marriage, but man-on-man kissing? Not so much.
Will shoved and then slapped a Ukranian reporter Friday after the man planted a kiss near his lips at the Men in Black 3 premiere in Moscow.
Added by Kenny Smoov on May 21, 2012 at 10:52am — No Comments
Another paparazzi claims Lil Wayne and his crew assaulted him for snapping unauthorized pictures of the rapper. Alfredo Marino claims he was hit over the head with a skateboard by a member of Weezy's crew after sneaking a picture without his permission. The alleged result of the assault was a concussion, bleeding from the head and vertigo.
Police are investigating the…Continue
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Scopolamine is a new drug (well not new per se, but it is new to us) that a recent expose from Vice.com (via CNN) has brought to our attention. …Continue
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By Naeesa Aziz
Filed Under racial profiling, bullying, The Middle East, George Zimmerman, National News, Trayvon Martin
Among the recently released evidence in the Trayvon Martin case is an interview with a former co-worker of George Zimmerman’s who…
Added by Kenny Smoov on May 18, 2012 at 12:31pm — No Comments
By: Michael H.Cottman, BlackAmericaWeb.com
Desmond Hatchett holds the record for having the most kids in the Knox County Juvenile Child Support Court.
I feel sorry for these 30 black children.…
Jaden Smith confronted President Obama over a very important issue during a visit to the White House last month -- extraterrestrials.
As part of the Easter celebrations, Barack Obama gave Jaden and his dad Will Smith a tour of the White House. In an interview with BBC Radio 1, the Men in Black star…Continue
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