Chris Brown probation revoked in Rihanna case

A Los Angeles judge on Monday revoked troubled singer Chris Brown's probation in the 2009 Rihanna assault case. The judge cited the assault charge that was filed against Brown in Washington D.C. on Oct. 27. But the judge didn't immediately remand Brown into custody as Brown is reportedly "doing well" in a court-ordered anger management program in Malibu, CA.

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Obama Sign Language Interpreter

The Johannesburg man accused of faking sign language interpretation for President Obama and other world leaders was part of a mob who burned 2 thieves to death in 2003, the Associated Press reports.

Jantjie stood less than 3 feet away from President Obama, and other world leaders, who spoke at Nelson Mandela's memorial service last week.

One of Jantjie's cousins and three of his friends told the AP he was among a group of men who accosted two television thieves and placed tires around their necks before setting them on fire.

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Chris Brown smoking

A California judge ordered Chris Brown to spend 90 days in a residential treatment facility for either drug treatment or anger management. The order came down during a probation status hearing just moments ago in a LA courtroom. Brown, 24, was also ordered to submit to periodic drug testing.

As you know there are rumors that Brown entered a drug rehab facility under the pretense that he was receiving therapy for anger management following his arrest for assaulting a fan in D.C. Brown's handlers denied the rumors, saying Brown was under a great deal of stress and he was not taking drugs. But a well-connected insider said Brown is addicted to drugs "real bad."

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Chris Brown

Gossip blog TMZ.com reports that troubled singer Chris Brown was asked to leave a rehab facility after he flew into a violent rage during an anger management class. Brown is due back in an LA courtroom today for a hearing to update the judge on the progress of his probation stemming from his assault on ex-girlfriend Rihanna in 2009. The judge will review the latest criminal charge against Brown for assaulting a fan in WAshington, D.C. The judge will determine if Brown;'s probation will be revoked and if Brown will serve his 4-year prison sentence behind bars.

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Knockout game

Knockout game

Authorities say a brutal "knock out game" perpetrated by roaming gangs of youths is responsible for 6 deaths across the country.

In one notorious incident in 2012, a 15-year-old boy was arrested for sucker punching a well-liked teacher in Philadelphia. Since that incident there have been other cases of similar violence against men and women in New York and New Jersey.

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Chris Brown out of rehab

Welp, that didn't take long. Troubled singer Chris Brown checked himself out of rehab earlier today, TMZ.com reports.

Brown, who was arrested in D.C. for assaulting a fan nearly 3 weeks ago, entered rehab for anger management issues. At the time, Brown said he was willing to spend 3 months in rehab. But Brown lasted only 16 days.

Coincidentally, Brown launched his new backpack collection today as well.

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Nicole Beharie and Tom Mison

Sleepy Hollow star Nicole Beharie's bizarre on-set antics has tinseltown questioning her sanity. The 28-year-old American Violet star reportedly took a bite out of her stylist, Joyce Gilliard's hand.

Beharie stars as cold, but sultry police Lt. Abbie Mills in the spooky FOX hit mystery drama 'Sleepy Hollow' alongside Tom Mison as Ichabod Crane.

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Chris Brown anger management

Troubled singer Chris Brown will probably spend the next 3 months in a Malibu, Calif. rehab facility learning to manage his anger issues that stem from his childhood growing up with an abusive father and an emotionally stunted mother.

There has been no firm decision on the expected length of Brown's rehab stay, but an insider close to the 24-year-old singer's camp tells gossip blog TMZ that Brown himself is open to staying in rehab as long as 3 months.

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Chris Brown leaves Washington D.C. Courthouse

Troubled singer Chris Brown checked himself into a drug rehab facility in hopes of convincing a California judge that he should not be held responsible for his criminal actions.

The LA Times reports that Brown, 24, checked into rehab a day after his charge for feloniously assaulting a man was reduced to a misdemeanor assault.

"Chris Brown has elected to enter a rehab facility," a representative for the singer said in a statement Tuesday. "His goal is to gain focus and insight into his past and recent behavior, enabling him to continue the pursuit of his life and his career from a healthier vantage point."

Rehab probably won't do Brown any good. Brown's antisocial problems stems from his lack of parental love and guidance as a boy, which caused him to mistrust adults and withdraw from society at large.

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Chris BRown charged with assault

Troubled singer Chris Brown is cooling his heels in a Washington, D.C. jail this morning, after he was charged with felony assault. Brown, 24, was arrested after assaulting a man at 4:30 a.m. EST Sunday outside a D.C. hotel, according to a report on gossip blog TMZ.com.

Brown reportedly argued with the man before punching him in the face. The man is being treated for his injuries at a local hospital.

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