Nelly

Accuser Says He Forced Himself On Her

Girlfriend Shantel Jackson Was Also On the Bus?

 

Rapper Nelly took to his Twitter account to defend himself against rape allegations on Saturday afternoon.

The 42-year-old "Country Grammar" rapper, whose real name is Cornell Haynes, Jr., was taken into custody after a concert in Auburn, WA early Saturday.

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Irene Roberts

Chicago police may turn to social media to help solve the tragic case of a 19-year-old teen whose body was found in the freezer of a hotel.

Kenneka Jenkins went missing after she left home Friday night to go bowling with friends. Kenneka's mother, Teresa Martin allowed her responsible daughter to drive her car.

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Beth Rae Harris

A Chicago woman was arrested for allegedly filming a friend's rape and posting the video to Snapchat after the two women fought over a man they met at a party.

Police say Beth Rae Harris, 36, hired at least one man, possibly more, to rape a 23-year-old woman in Harris' Chicago area apartment.

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After reviewing video footage of an incident between two 'Bachelor in Paradise' contestants, Warner Bros. concluded there was no sexual assault.

The reality TV show was suspended after a female producer filed a complaint against DeMario Jackson, who allegedly had consensual sex with fellow contestant Corinne Olympios.

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DeMario Jackson

A rapey scene between two reality TV show contestants resulted in producers canceling the "The Bachelor" spinoff "Bachelor in Paradise".

Warner Bros. announced the cancelation of the show on Sunday due to "allegations of misconduct".

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Donald Trump

A Los Angeles woman who claimed she was sexually assaulted by GOP candidate Donald Trump abruptly dropped her lawsuit against the billionaire on Friday.

The NY Daily News reports, lawyers for the woman filed a one page dismissal in a Manhattan court on Friday after the woman cancelled a press conference in L.A. this week.

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Al Sharpton

Fox Searchlight's Oscar hopeful Birth of a Nation fell short of expectations at the box office this weekend.

The scandal-plagued movie was expected to bring in at least $10 million in ticket sales. But 'Nation' earned only $350,000 on Friday and will finish the 3-day weekend just under $8 million.

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Nate Parker

Nate Parker's scandal-plagued movie The Birth of a Nation is expected to flop at the box office this weekend. The slavery movie opened nationwide in 2,100 theaters on Friday.

The movie was a shoe-in for an Academy Award, but the Oscar hopes will end in disaster for the film's troubled star, writer and director.

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Gabrielle Union

Executives at Fox Searchlight have reached out to Birth of a Nation's leading lady, Gabrielle Union, to help save the slave film from going straight to DVD.

Union, who stars as a slave who is gang raped in the film, wrote an opinion editorial for the L.A. Times.

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Al Sharpton

Fox Searchlight Pictures executives desperately looked around for a black savior to rescue Nate Parker's slavery movie Birth of a Nation.

"I guess the only Black leader that Fox Searchlight could afford is Al Sharpton," wrote "What About Our Daughters" founder Gina McCauley.

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Nate Parker

Hollywood's latest Slave film "The Birth of a Nation" is a cause célèbre for those who are anxious to make up for shutting out black actors at last year's Oscar Awards.

"The Birth of a Nation" is a fictional retelling of the Nat Turner Rebellion in which slaves rose up against their white oppressors.

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Camille Cosby

Camille Cosby invoked "spousal privilege" at least a dozen times during a lengthy deposition for a defamation lawsuit at a Massachusetts hotel on Monday, Feb. 22.

Mrs. Cosby, 71, refused to answer deeply personal questions about her private life with embattled comedian Bill Cosby, her husband of 52 years.

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Kesha Taylor Swift

Last week a female judge in Manhattan denied Kesha Rose Sebert's request to terminate her Sony contract after the singer claimed she was raped by her producer, Dr. Luke.

The 28-year-old pop singer broke down and cried in open court when the judge told her Sony's commercial interests took priority over her personal safety and welfare.

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Kesha Rose Sebert

Pop singer Ke$ha Rose broke down and cried in Manhattan Superior Court after a judge denied her request for a preliminary injunction allowing her to terminate her contract with Sony.

Ke$ha, whose real name is Kesha Rose Sebert, told the court her producer, Dr. Luke, raped her. She said she feared working with him again. The 28-year-old singer was concerned Sony would refuse to promote her music if she worked with a different producer.

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The Network

Muslims are outraged over a Polish magazine cover that depicts a white woman draped in the flag of the European union being groped by muslim refugees.

The headline reads: "Islamic Rape of Europe' to give emphasis to the widespread rapes of European women by mobs of muslim refugees.

Some critics on Twitter.com say the cover only serves to fan the flames of Islamophobia and prejudice.

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brooklyn rape case

The Brooklyn District Attorney's office missed Friday's deadline to take the notorious gang rape case before a grand jury.

The DA now has six months to prepare a case against five teenagers accused of raping a 18-year-old girl in a Brooklyn Park on Jan. 7.

All but 1 of the defendants were released on bond. A 17-year-old is being held on an unrelated assault charge.

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rape victim

The lawyer for one of the teenage suspects accused of raping a 18-year-old girl at Osborn Playground in Brooklyn has obtained smartphone video that shows the girl smiling and laughing during the alleged rape.

Attorney Kenneth Montgomery, who is representing Denzel Murray, 14, said the video footage -- recorded by his client, shows the girl smiling and laughing while laying on the ground partially clothed.

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Bill Cosby

Bill Cosby leaned on a cane as he exited a Pennsylvania courthouse after he was arraigned on felony rape and indecency charges today.

The frail comedian was flanked by a man and a woman.

Cosby, who wore a gray sweater and carried a briefcase, entered the Elkins Park, PA. courthouse and posted 10% of his $1 million bail in Cash.

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Bill Cosby

Hollywood legend Bill Cosby is expected to be charged with sexual assault when he is arraigned in a Pennsylvania court later today (Dec. 30).

According to People.com, the 78-year-old married father of 5 will be charged with sexually assaulting former Temple employee Andrea Constand at his Elkins Park, Pennsylvania mansion in January 2004.

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