Donell "DJ" Cooper was suspended by The International Basketball Federation (FIBA) when a urine drug test revealed he was pregnant. Cooper, who was not selected in the 2013 NBA draft, was playing for a pro team in France when his urine test revealed he was with child.
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A man who claimed to be a down on his luck homeless veteran may be a scam artist who conned the public out of donating thousands of dollars to a GoFundMe account, according to a published report.
The mother of Instagram brat "Lil Tay," who was featured in videos cursing and flashing stacks of cash, was fired from her real estate job.
Yesterday, TMZ "broke" the news that Cleveland Cavaliers star Tristan Thompson was caught cheating with a woman at a New York club last weekend. TMZ published a video that showed Tristan and a light skinned woman kissing.
Meanwhile, Tristan's pregnant girlfriend, L.A. socialite Khloe Kardashian is hiding somewhere in Cleveland while her surrogate gives birth to her and Tristan's baby.
Celebrities reacted last night to the GoFundMe hoax perpetrated by a southern redneck who hoped to cash in on a viral video that claimed her son was bullied in school.
Both the Tennessee woman behind the hoax, Kimberly Jones, 37, and her son, Keaton, were exposed as racists and both of her GoFundme accounts were frozen last night after outraged social media users contacted the crowdfunding platform.
If you're looking for Jay-Z's 13th album to make the Billboard Top 200 Albums list, you have a long wait. Apparently numbers do lie.
A Tennessee Santa Claus may not have been truthful when he claimed he comforted a terminally boy who died in his arms.
Eric Schmitt-Matzen, 61, who often plays Santa Claus around the holidays, told a tale that was heart-warming and perfectly suited for today's junk food news media.
I don't watch the Rob & Chyna reality TV show, but I have noticed both Rob Kardashian and Blac Chyna posting cellular phone numbers on social media.
Of course, my people run with the manufactured drama like they didn't get throwaway phones specifically for these stunts.
Apparently swimwear manufacturer Speedo doesn't think Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte is "just a kid". Speedo USA announced it has terminated its sponsorship of Lochte after the 32-year-old gold medalist admitted lying about being robbed in Brazil last week.
Surveillance video from a gas station in Rio, Brazil shows Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte lied about being robbed at gunpoint.
The video shows Lochte and 2 other swimmers kicking in the door of a gas station bathroom.
Shaun King, the so-called "justice writer" for the NY Daily News, now claims he is 75% white.
King, 36, still refuses to admit he's fully white after he was exposed by Breitbart.com as being Caucasian.
Male gold digger Keith Douglas is a charming man of many words. Maybe that's how he convinced 6 women to marry him.
A judge, however, was not impressed with Douglas's charms. The judge annulled Douglas's sixth marriage to actress Tasha Smith on the grounds that Douglas is a fraud.
Rapper-turned-reality TV star Soulja Boy might end up owing credit card companies $175,000 after he was scammed in a hoverboard chargeback scheme.
Soulja Boy hopped on the Hoverboard craze hoping to make a quick profit this Christmas season. The Atlanta rapper sold hoverboards for $1,500 each on his online store Souljaboard.com (the store now redirects to his blog).
Walmart says a woman who posted a viral video on Facebook about a distraught Walmart cashier is lying.
The woman, Paige Yore, claimed she was standing in the checkout line at a Pueblo Walmart when she noticed the cashier having difficulty scanning items.
Twitter suspended Shaun King's page on Wednesday after the transracial fraud tweeted a snide remark about CNN anchor Don Lemon.
After Twitter unlocked his account, the arrogant transracial imposter tweeted that his account was locked because he refused to appear on CNN with Don Lemon.
A Texas man was arrested and charged with making false reports and blaming Black Lives Matter activists.
Scott Lattin of Whitney Texas allegedly spray painted the words "Black Lives Matter" on his pickup truck and blamed the online social justice group.
Disgraced former NAACP regional director Rachel Dolezal is with child.
Dolezal, who made headlines when she was exposed as a white woman pretending to be black, already has a 13-year-old son and a 21-year-old son, who is actually her adopted brother.
After declaring her innocence, Dolezal was forced to resign from her job as director of the Spokane, WA NAACP.
Unemployed rapper Tyga "surprised" his socialite girlfriend Kylie Jenner with a flashy Ferrai on her 18th birthday last week. Almost immediately the rumors began to swirl that the expensive car was leased specifically for the party.
Well, Star magazine has the receipts…
Caucasian Black Lives Matter agitator Shaun King continues to lie about his race.
In a post on the Daily Kos blog on Thursday, King threw his own mother under the bus, portraying her as a promiscuous slut who slept around on her husband.
King wrote he knows he's black because he "feels" black. Where have we heard that line before?
Members of the 'Black Lives Matter' movement were rocked by allegations that BLM leader Shuan King lied about his race.
King lied to TV Guru Oprah Winfrey, telling her his father was black. Oprah gave him a full scholarship to Morehouse College in Atlanta -- a scholarship that could have gone to a less fortunate black man.
“Oprah Winfrey paid my way through Morehouse,” King boasted in his Daily Kos diary in 2014. “The leadership scholarship that I received from her is why I have a college degree today.”
So far, Oprah has not commented on the growing scandal, but Morehouse College is distancing itself from him.
A Black Lives Matter organizer who claimed to be the victim of hate crimes has been outted as a white man.
Shaun King, a high-profile agitator who campaigns against police brutality, told Oprah Winfrey his father was black.
Christian video bloggers Sam and Nia Rader finally admit what everyone already knew: they lied about him "surprising" her with a positive pregnancy test AND they lied about her suffering a miscarriage 3 days later.
Broke rapper 50 Cent admits his flashy lifestyle is all fake. The 40-year-old NY native said his cars are all rented and his jewelry is on borrowed time.
Update: Rachel Dolezal has announced her resignation as embattled president of the Spokane chapter of the NAACP.
Dolezal came under fire last week for lying about her race for the past 8 years.
Rachel Dolezal, the embattled president of the Spokane chapter of the NAACP, postponed Monday's membership meeting where she planned to respond to an official statement by executive leaders.
The president of the Spokane, Washington chapter of the NAACP reportedly lied about her race on an application -- according to an explosive allegation made by her own parents.
A 17-year-old high school student who spun a wild tale about earning $72 million trading penny stocks during lunch breaks at school now admits he made the whole story up.
Reality TV and radio personality Porsha Williams may have purchased over 1 million followers on social media platform Instagram.com. But she's not the only one.
According to lifestyle blogger Tami of Talkingwithtami.com, an app is exposing celebrities and companies on Instagram who may have padded their follow count by purchasing followers. Williams seems to be one of the main offenders on IG. Her 1,100,000 followers are mostly bogus accounts that she (or her rep) purchased along the way.
Apparently, singer Beyonce Knowles-Carter is tired of all the shade being thrown by fellow Destiny's Child singer Kelly Rowland and songbird Alicia Keys. Both ladies are pregnant and both have saturated the Internet with adorable baby bump photos. The photos leave no doubt that Kelly and Alicia are pregnant. But Beyonce was rumored to have hidden her fake pregnancy behind a prosthetic.
In a recent radio interview, Beyonce's dad and ex-manager Mathew Knowles claims the infamous elevator brawl between his troubled daughter, Solange Knowles, and his son-in-law, Jay Z, was staged.