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Kamala Harris In South Carolina: ‘Fight for … Who We ...

Declaring this midterm election year an “inflection point” in American history, Kamala Harris came Friday to South Carolina to tell Democrats that the way out of Donald Trump’s America is through the ballot box. The California senator may have been referring to Nov. 6 elections, but her surroundings the state that hosts the first Southern presidential primary also carried the air of another election year: 2020. Harris demurred when asked about her looming decision on a White House bid. Still, she ...
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Uncredited Songwriter Wins $44 Million for Co-Writing Usher’s ‘Bad Girl’

A Philadelphia songwriter who claims he never received credit or profits for his work on Usher’s “Bad Girl” has been awarded more than $44 million in damages in a lawsuit against the song’s other co-writers. (Billboard) A jury last week awarded the sum to Daniel Marino. His former co-writer William Guice was ordered to pay $6.75 million in compensatory damages, and $20.25 million in punitive damages. Also last week Destro Music Productions, owned by co-defendant Dante Barton, agreed to pay Marino $17.35 million. ...
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Ashanti Concert Canceled After Only Selling 24 Tickets

Pop queen Ashanti may have 3.8 million followers on Instagram and 1.92 million on Twitter but evidently that doesn’t mean much when it comes to getting fans off social media and into stands. The Murder Inc. royalty was expected to perform at Stony Brook University’s Back To Brook event later this month, but after only selling 24 tickets to a population of 2500 students the school was forced to cancel the event. Teyana Taylor was originally scheduled to headline the show, but ...
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Alicia Keys Surprises Husband Swizz Beatz with a New Aston ...

Happy wife makes a good life for the entire household, love these two together! Each year these two attempt to out do the other with a birthday surprise and this year, I think it’s safe to say that Alicia won as you can see Swizz, hurt arm and all still be surprised beyond his wildest imagination as he though this car he had been eyeing was sold. Swizz thought she was taking him to a special restaurant, but in fact ...
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Floyd Mayweather and DJ Khaled Sued Over Alleged Cryptocurrency Scam

Boxing legend Floyd Mayweather Jr. and “the king of Snapchat” DJ Khaled are being sued for their alleged roles in an illegal cryptocurrency scam. According to news sources, both figures signed deals with a company known as Centra Tech, which reportedly sells financial products related to cryptocurrency. At press time, over $30 million has been invested into Centra Tech by various investors, who are now looking to reclaim their funds along with damages after the company’s founders Raymond Trapani, Sohrab Sharma and Robert ...
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Dave East Says His Good Looks Helped Him While He ...

Who said your good looks can’t get you far? Dave East proves that it actually can! Speaking with Page Six before hitting the stage at Irving Plaza in New York, the rapper shared that he was once homeless before making it big and gives credit to his good looks for helping him get through those tough times. Page Six: “Yep, I have had the experience of being homeless. I had slept in cars for a minute. I was homeless throughout the whole year,” the Harlem ...
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Georgia Teacher Accused of ‘Inappropriate’ Relationship With Student Kills Himself

A 28-year-old middle school teacher in Georgia was found dead earlier this week amid an investigation into his allegedly “inappropriate” relationship with one of his students, PEOPLE confirms. Zachary Meadors’ body was discovered slumped over in a vehicle along a Lawrenceville highway on Wednesday night, police say. It appears he shot himself, according to authorities. Meadors was a sixth-grade English teacher at Freedom Middle School in Stone Mountain where he had taught for two years, according to local TV station WSB. He’d ...
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philadelphia rapper Ar-Ab and Eight Others Indicted On Drug Trafficking ...

And just like that, one day you’re a flourishing rapper and then BOOM you’re a prisoner, again. I swear I don’t understand the mentality of some of these rappers when it comes to their music and snitching on themselves. Abdul West has been embroiled in a spate of legal issues throughout his career, and prior to his involvement in the music industry, including charges related to drug trafficking, possession, and violent crimes. According to interviews, he has served time in ...
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Marijuana is legal everywhere across Canada now

Marijuana became legal in Canada at the stroke of midnight in Newfoundland, the time zone that is farthest to the east. From there, legal weed cascaded to each province and territory every hour with the exception of Atlantic Canada, where marijuana was legalized a half hour after it was on the Rock. The drug is being legalized under the Cannabis Act, which comes into effect on Oct. 17. The act states that people who are aged 18 years or older can possess up ...
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New Music: Mariah Carey feat. Ty Dolla $ign – ‘The ...

Three songs in a theme is definitely emerging for Mariah Carey’s upcoming Caution (Nov. 16) album: love is hard, sometimes messy, sometimes great, but totally worth it. Carey makes it very clear that this time it’s for real, and it doesn’t matter what anyone says. Following a cheerleader intro about having that spirit, Carey waltzes in over spare keyboards to give notice, “Ain’t nobody stopping us/ What we have is dangerous/ Left they opinions in the dust/ Said can’t nobody fuck with us,” as ...
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Quavo Turning Childhood Home Into Charity House In Atlanta

I’m always proud to see one of our own doing something positive by way of giving back to their own community. Quavo decided to do for today’s kids what may have been available for him when he was a kid, he provided them with a place to go to. (AllHipHop) Rapper Quavo is aiming to turn his childhood home in Atlanta, Georgia into a place for kids in need. The Migos star recently completed a full renovation of his old house in ...
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Scarface Says His Ex Is Ruining His Career With Petty ...

Brad Jordan, better known as Scarface, was released from jail on Friday, October 16th. It was previously reported that the Houston veteran rapper and former Geto Boys member was not to leave the state of Texas after a warrant was issued for his arrest for failing to pay $482,190 in support over the past 10 years. Scarface addressed his fans and rumors surrounding his arrest: “First and foremost I would like to thank my supporters for their concern during my ...