Renee Benjamin

A 30-year-old woman was among 3 victims gunned down by a mentally unstable employee at a Kansas lawn mower manufacturing plant on Thursday.

Renee Benjamin was the only woman killed by Cedric Ford, 38, a painter at Excel Industries in Hesston, Kansas.

A friend remembered Benjamin on Facebook.

“Rest in peace Renee Benjamin may the good die young! I will never forget this day u were so happy u were surrounded by 3 cute girls lol #HesstonShooting#Ur in heaven now boo!”

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Bruce Jenner

The rumors that Bruce “Caitlyn” Jenner was coming out with his own line of makeup are true. The 66-year-old father-of-6 announced his new line of M.A.C. lipstick called Finally Free, which launches on April 7.

According to M.A.C.’s website, Jenner’s new M·A·C Lipstick, “Finally Free, champions All Ages, All Races and All Sexes. 100% of the selling price goes to the M·A·C AIDS Fund Transgender Initiative, to further its work in support of transgender communities.”

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Ludacris and Jimmy Butler at Gold Room

Last night at the Gold Room, Ludacris, right, and Chicago Bulls star Jimmy Butler, left, hosted a party for Luda’s best friend Vince, center. The Bulls face the Atlanta Hawks at Philips Arena tonight. But Butler won’t be on the court shooting the lights out. The 26-year-old guard is out with a strained left knee.
Photo by Prince Williams/ATLPics.net

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Truvada PrEP

A 43-year-old gay man is believed to be the first person to contract HIV while on daily Truvada PrEP antiviral medication.

PrEP stands for “pre-exposure prophylaxis.” One pill contains 2 antiviral drugs (tenofovir and emtricitabine) to prevent HIV infection in people who engage in high risk, unprotected sex.

Ideally, men on PrEP prophylaxis therapy should also use condoms.

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Camille Cosby

Camille Cosby invoked “spousal privilege” at least a dozen times during a lengthy deposition for a defamation lawsuit at a Massachusetts hotel on Monday, Feb. 22.

Mrs. Cosby, 71, refused to answer deeply personal questions about her private life with embattled comedian Bill Cosby, her husband of 52 years.

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Beyonce Knowles

Yesterday I told you that garage singer Beyonce Knowles failed to make the cover of London based Garage magazine. But that changed after Beyonce threw an EPIC fit.

The popular art and fashion magazine reportedly stopped the printing press and swapped out Brazilian model Adriana Lima‘s cover for Beyonce’s cover. The 35-year-old mother-of-one becomes the first non-model to ever grace the cover of Garage magazine.

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Cedric Ford

A painter armed with a high-powered assault rifle opened fire at a lawn mower manufacturing plant in Kansas, killing 4 and wounding 14 on Thursday. Five of the victims are in critical condition at local hospitals.

Plant employee Cedric Ford, 38, clocked in to begin his shift in the paint room at Excel Industries in Hesston, Kansas on Thursday morning.

About 90 minutes before the murders, a sheriff’s deputy arrived at the plant and served Ford with a restraining order filed by his girlfriend.

After co-workers “teased him a little bit,” the father-of-2 left work and returned a short while later armed with a high powered rifle and a pistol.

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Carmax salesman

The father of an Ontario Carmax salesman who died during a test drive won’t forgive the driver.

Warren Smale, 43, was a passenger in a high performance Corvette being driven by customer Alex Demetro, 28, when it crashed on Tuesday. Witnesses say the car was speeding in excess of 70 mph when it hit a tree.

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Haniyyah Barnes

Haniyyah Barnes will spend the next four years in prison for throwing her neighbor’s dog into traffic during a heated argument over a parking space.

The 29-year-old Newark, New Jersey resident was also ordered to pay her neighbor $2,000 in restitution and perform 30 days of community service at an organization for the prevention of cruelty to animals.

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