Reality TV personality Joe Budden is no longer a fugitive from justice. The 33-year-old former hip hop star was wanted by the NYPD for allegedly assaulting his 25-year-old girlfriend and running off with her cell phone last weekend. Budden turned himself in to police today after pleading his case on Twitter. “Real women never call the cops,” he tweeted.
Newly single pop singer Mariah Carey took her twins Monroe and Morocan to lunch at Luzzo’s in Tribeca, NYC today. Insiders say Mariah has given strict orders to the paparazzi to only photograph her right side. Legend has it that Mariah’s ex-husband Tommy Mottola convinced her that her left side was her bad side.
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Chris Brown’s concubine Karrueche Tran didn’t know what hit her in the hours after she poked fun at Blue Ivy, the 2-year-old daughter of pop icon Beyonce and her husband Jay Z, during a live taping of BET’s 106 & Park on Monday. In Blue Ivy’s voice, the 25-year-old socialite said, “I really did wake up like this, because my parents never comb my hair.”
Love & Hip Hop Atlanta cast member Althea Heart is supposedly suing fellow cast member Joseline Hernandez for her part in a fake brawl during the taping of LHHATL Season 3 Reunion. We know this is bull because cast members sign contracts agreeing not to file litigation against the cast or crew for activity that occurs on the set.
Yesterday was the end of the road for many unlucky NFL rookies who were cut from their NFL team’s roster. One football player who survived the first round of cuts is openly gay Michael Sam, the Southeastern Conference defensive player of the year who hoped to ensure his spot on a NFL team by announcing his homosexuality before the draft.
Atlanta-based shoe designer Antonio Brown is in the news for boldly filing a lawsuit against fashion house Louis Vuitton for allegedly stealing his registered trademark — a toe plate affixed to the front of his Level 3 designer shoes.
A San Antonio TV station tweeted the wrong photo of rapper Young Jeezy who is being held on a $1 million cash bond following his arrest on a weapon charge in California.
KSAT-TV, which lacks basic knowledge of the hip hop culture, tweeted: “‘Young Jeezy’ arrested after Wiz Khalifa concert shooting.” The tweet included a photo of Cash Money Records co-founder Birdman, and was shared over 3,000 times on Twitter.com before KSAT deleted the tweet without explanation.
A 9-year-old girl lost control of an uzi machine gun and accidentally shot and killed her shooting instructor.
Charles Vacca, of Lake Havasu City, was shot at least once in the head according to the Mohave County Sheriff’s office. He was airlifted to a Las Vegas hospital, where he was pronounced dead.
The freak accident occurred Monday at an outdoor shooting range at The Last Stop, a full service RV Park and tourist attraction in White Hills, Arizona.