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The lawyers for slain black jogger Ahmaud Arbery have saluted JAY-Z for helping them seek justice. In an Instagram post, they revealed he chartered a private jet for them so they could attend a probable cause hearing for the defendants in Brunswick, Georgia.

S. Lee Merritt took to Instagram on Thursday to confirm the 50-year-old rap mogul and entrepreneur covered the costs of transporting himself and a colleague to court in Georgia.

"When you absolutely have to be in Court to stand with your client and righteous protestors for justice... Jay Z sends his private jet," he wrote under an Instagram snap of himself outside the plane.

"Court hearing in Brunswick, Georgia this morning. No flights to take us there last night. @leemerrittesq and I spent hours trying to find flights or cars. At 1am we started losing hope till we got a call from Jay Z’s people at Roc Nation who chartered a flight for us to attend this hearing with the family of Ahmaud Arbery," civil rights attorney Blerim Elmazi added.

Merritt also tweeted a photo of himself wearing a black face covering with the words "George Floyd" sewn on it.

He captioned the photo: "An early motion made by the defendants to the court was that I remove my mask. The court declined to consider the motion."

Arbery, 25, was shot and killed on February 23 in Glynn County, Georgia after being pursued and confronted by three white locals in pick-up trucks.

Three men were arrested in connection with the murder after video of the shooting surfaced online.

Rapper Post Malone was on board a private jet that landed safely in New York after it blew 2 tires on takeoff from a New Jersey airport Tuesday morning.

Minutes after the jet made an emergency landing, Malone took to Twitter.com to thank his followers for their prayers. He also lashed out at Twitter users who wished death on him.

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Rapper Post Malone is safely on the ground after a private jet he was on blew 2 tires upon takeoff from a Teterboro, New Jersey airport Tuesday morning. The Gulfstream 4 jet, which was headed to London, England, landed without incident at a New York airport around 3:50 p.m. Tuesday.

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Creflo Dollar
"Prosperity preacher" Creflo $ Dollar abruptly dropped plans to fleece ask his parishioners to donate $300 each to purchase a $65 million private jet so he and his inner circle can travel lavishly like world leaders.

Dollar dropped his plans after the weight of public criticism fell upon him.

Gospel singer Kirk Franklin said: “When I camouflage my ‘greeds’ to look like ‘needs,’ that’s a shortage of character.”

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Ludacris proposes to Eudoxie

Hip hop mogul Chris "Ludacris" Bridges is officially off the market. The 37-year-old rapper popped the question to his girlfriend of 5 years, Eudoxie Agnan, while on Christmas vacation in Costa Rica.

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Tameka Harris seen walking around in Times Square in New York City

Business woman and busy mom Tameka Harris was seen chatting on her cell phone while walking to her limo in Times Square in New York City on Tuesday. Tameka, 39, and her husband rap mogul Tip "T.I." Harris, 33, are executive producers of their hit TV series T.I. & Tiny: Family Hustle.
Photos: Santi/Splash News

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Jahi McMath body moved

Jahi MacMath, the 13-year-old California girl who was declared brain dead following a tonsillectomy, was moved by ambulance to an undisclosed location on Sunday. Chldren's Hospital Oakland released a statement Sunday evening saying Jahi's body was turned over to the coroner who released the body to Jahi's mother, Latasha Winkfield. A private ambulance was seen leaving the hospital loading dock just after 8:30 p.m., KTVU.com reports.

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Keyshia Cole and Booby kiss

NBA star Daniel "Booby" Gibson thought long and hard about a special birthday gift for his wife Keyshia Cole -- a woman who already has everything. The last couple of months haven't been easy for Booby and Keyshia, who battled rumors of infidelity and divorce. So Booby went all out for a gift for Keyshia's 32nd birthday today.

Keyshia tweeted a photo of her special birthday gift earlier today. Click the link to see what her gift is!

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Dwayne Wade and Gabrielle Union

Miami Heat star guard Dwayne Wade posed with his former fiancée Gabrielle Union following the Heat's thrilling game 7 victory in the NBA Finals last night. The reason I say "former" is obvious: look at Wade's body language compared to Ms. Union's.

His body is not turned toward hers. Ms. Union is practically draped all over him, while he is barely touching her.

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Rihanna

According to MTV and other news outlets, things aren't going so well on her 777 Tour plane. Rihanna invited 200 of her biggest Stans, bloggers and media people to accompany her on her 7-city world tour to promote her new album.

Without telling anyone, Rihanna decided to charter a second private jet for herself and a privileged few -- leading to rumblings about "3rd world conditions" on board the 777 tour plane, where passengers have gone days without adequate food and drinks.

Things got so bad on board the tour plane that a hungry Stan ripped off his clothes and streaked through the plane naked. Bedlam ensued which forced the Def Jam staff to leave the comfort of their 1st class section and demand that everyone riding in coach pipe down.

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