Nelly on Drug Arrest: ‘I Need to Take Responsibility For My Choices’

*Nelly has released a statement following his arrest on drug charges last weekend in Tennessee, saying he needs to “take responsibility” for his choices and be more careful about who he allows onto his property. On April 11, the rapper was charged with felony possession of drugs, simple possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia. A […]

Kimora Lee Simmons, Tim Leissner Welcome Son, Wolfe

#GoldmanSachs #PartnerBall 2015. Special thanks to #EdithCooper. #cousin #BabySTILLonBoard A photo posted by Kimora Lee Simmons (@officialkimora) on Mar 26, 2015 at 6:41pm PDT *It’s baby number four for Kimora Lee Simmons, but it’s her first with new hubby, financier Tim Leissner. The couple have welcomed their first child together, son Wolfe Lee Leissner, a […]

Rihanna Says it was Weed, Not Cocaine in Vine Video (Watch)

*A Vine video in which Rihanna looks like she just snorted a line of coke has gone viral, but the singer explains in the comments section that it wasn’t cocaine she was doing. In the video, which surfaced Tuesday (April 14), the singer is at a table while surrounded by two female friends dancing. She […]

Read Jesse Williams’ Full Twitter Rant On Folks Who Excuse Cop Shootings

*Jesse Williams used his Twitter on Monday to vent his frustration over “justify-anything” Americans who excuse police shootings. The recent videotaped deaths of Eric Harris, who was shot by reserve sheriff’s deputy Robert Bates in Tulsa, Oklahoma as he lay on the ground; and Walter Scott, who was killed by then-police officer Michael T. Slager […]

Talent Agent Eury Davis Commits Suicide at 38

*Eurydice “Eury” Davis, a talent agent whose clients included “Kill the Messenger” actress Jena Sims, “Ouija” actress Claudia Katz and “Pirates of the Caribbean” actor Christian Martin, died Wednesday, the Los Angeles County Coroner’s Office told TheWrap on Monday. She was 38. According to the coroner, Davis died of a gunshot wound to the head. […]

Michelle Obama Praises Gospel Ahead of White House Concert

*Michelle Obama hosted a morning workshop on gospel music ahead of tonight’s concert at the White House, calling the spiritual genre a “ray of hope” that fueled her overall love of music. “It’s what helps connect us to God, to that higher power,” FLOTUS said Tuesday at the White House-arranged gathering for students from around […]

Jail for 9 of 10 Ex-Educators in Atlanta Test Cheating Scandal

*Sentences for the Atlanta public school educators convicted on racketeering charges in one of the nation’s largest test-cheating scandals were handed down on Tuesday, with all but one of the ten getting jail time. Erasing wrong answers was part of the cheating by the educators, who were under intense pressure to meet test targets, prosecutors […]

Missouri State Scraps Nelly Concert Days After Drug Arrest

*Missouri State University wants no parts of Nelly all of a sudden. Days after the rapper’s arrest in Tennessee on suspicion of drug possession, the college cancelled his scheduled concert, but did not give a reason. Missouri State officials announced the cancellation Tuesday in a statement. The artist was set to perform April 23 on the Springfield […]