Cassie shows off her bikini body at poolside in Miami

Instagram model Cassie was spotted showing off her toned bikini bod while hanging out poolside at her luxury hotel in Miami. Why isn’t she at music mogul Sean Combs‘ Star Island mansion, you ask? The reason she’s not there is because his kids are there. And if his kids are there, that means his baby mamas are there. And Cassie is still not invited to be a part of their clique. It’s a lonely life being a kept Instagram model.


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Sofia Richie stars in Michael Kors holiday bag campaign

Sofia Richie is the latest A-list celebrity to be sued for posting photos of herself on social media. Richie, 19, is being sued by BACKGRID USA, a celebrity photo agency based in California.

The agency filed a copyright infringement lawsuit against the teenager for allegedly using seven of their pictures on her page.

According to documents obtained by, the agency is accusing Sofia, who is currently dating reality star Scott Disick, for unauthorized use of their pictures without paying or crediting them.

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Desmond Napoles

A 10-year-old Brooklyn boy has founded a drag club to provide a “safe space” for children, mainly boys, who dress in drag. Desmond Napoles, who goes by his drag name, Desmond is Amazing, says he created the drag club so other feminine boys can express themselves in a “positive, encouraging, and safe” space.

There are multiple drag clubs in New York, but only one — Desmond’s “Haus of Amazing” — is targeted to vulnerable children.

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R&B group Xscape performed live at Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms‘ Inauguration Ball at Atlanta’s City Hall on Tuesday night. The group performed their hit song “Understanding” for the standing room only crowd. Bottoms, a Democrat, defeated Mary Norwood, who ran as an independent, in a very close mayoral race. Norwood conceded defeat 2 weeks ago. Bottoms, 47, is Atlanta’s 2nd female mayor.

Watch the video below.

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Freddie Jackson

The Internet is abuzz over singer Freddie Jackson‘s dramatic weight loss. A recent video uploaded to raised new concerns about the R&B crooner’s health status.

But in 2015, the “You Are My Lady” singer had a perfect explanation for his skeletal appearance.

In an interview with WBLS radio, Jackson, 61, dismissed rumors that he was at death’s door or he had HIV.

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Teyana Taylor & Iman Shumpert Jr on Miami Beach

Shapely singer Teyana Taylor was spotted on Miami Beach with her adorable daughter Iman Shumpert, Jr. on New Years Day. Can you believe little Iman is 2 years old already? Teyana wore a black bikini from her own Fade2Fit Collection. Teyana’s website offers a 90-day course to help fans keep their goal to lose weight in 2018.

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Hoda Kotb and Savannah Guthrie, co-anchors of NBC's Today Show

NBC anchor Hoda Kotb, right, is seen with her new co-anchor Savannah Guthrie, left, after Kotb, 53, was announced as the new permanent co-host of NBC’s Today Show in New York City. Viewer response to the announcement was mixed. Most viewers loved the idea of 2 female co-anchors on the Today Show. But Kotb does have her share of haters who thought her promotion was the wrong move. Kotb replaces disgraced former anchor Matt Lauer.

Photos by MediaPunch / BACKGRID

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Russell Simmons in the Bahamas with daughter Ming Lee on New Year's Day

Russell Simmons was spotted enjoying a sunny day on the beach in the Bahamas with his daughters, Aoki Lee Simmons, 15, Ming Lee Simmons, 17, and their brother Kenzo Lee Hounsou, 8, on New Year’s Day. The disgraced 60-year-old music industry executive worked up a sweat doing yoga exercises as daughter Ming Lee, pictured right, and a friend looked on.

Aoki and Ming Lee are daughters of New York socialite Kimora Lee Simmons who began dating Russell when she was only 14. Kenzo is Kimora’s son by actor Djimon Hounsou.

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Alicia Keys is fighting to be dismissed from a $16.5 million lawsuit filed against her and husband, music producer Swizz Beatz, who is being sued by a luxury car company.

In September, lawyers for Metro Gem Leasing sued Swizz, 39, and Alicia’s company, AK Worldwide Productions, accusing the producer of reselling and fraudulently using leased luxury cars after he defaulted on the payments.

In the complaint, the couple are accused of defaulting on five luxury car leasing agreements, including a $155,000 Range Rover and a $600,000 Ferrari F12.

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