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Jussie Smollett Says Chicago Prosecution Was Malicious

Smollett says his $10,000 payment after the close of a criminal case should prevent Chicago from seeking reimbursement for a police investigation of his claim that he was a victim of a racist and homophobic attack.
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This Oct. 2, 2019 photo released by Baby Shark Live! shows the cast of the Baby Shark Live! tour which is launching a new set of concert dates after recently wrapping up dozens of performances in its first run in North America. The second leg of the tour

Baby Shark Run Continues With New Tour Dates

Baby Shark Live! tour which is launching a new set of concert dates after recently wrapping up dozens of performances in its first run in North America, including a stop in Oakland on April 1st.
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San Francisco 'Friends' Pop-Up Experience Expands For "Friendsgiving"

In case you missed it, there's been a 'Friends' Pop-Up Experience in San Francisco since September at the AT&T Store at 1 Powell Street. It's been around to celebrate the show's 25th anniversary and as of this week the experience is expanding in honor of "Friendsgiving,"
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Former first lady Michelle Obama greets people as they buy signed copies of her book, "Becoming," Monday Nov. 18, 2019, at Politics and Prose Bookstore in Washington. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

Michelle Obama Signs 'Becoming' Copies On Book's Anniversary

Michelle Obama marked one year since the publication of her best-selling memoir at a book signing in the nation's capital Monday.
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In this May 6, 2019, file photo, Kylie Jenner attends The Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute benefit gala in New York. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, File)

Kylie Jenner Sells Stake In Beauty Empire To CoverGirl Owner

Reality TV star Kylie Jenner is selling a stake of her beauty brand to Coty, the owner of CoverGirl makeup for a reported $600 million for a 51% stake in Kylie Cosmetics.
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In this Aug. 28, 2016 file photo, Blue Ivy, daughter of Beyonce, arrives at the MTV Video Music Awards at Madison Square Garden in New York. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)

Like Her Parents, Blue Ivy Now An Award-Winning Songwriter

Blue Ivy Carter is an award-winning songwriter for co-writing her mom’s hit “Brown Skin Girl,” a song celebrating dark- and brown-skinned women.
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Rapper Kanye West, right, answers questions from Joel Osteen, left, during a service at Lakewood Church, Sunday, Nov. 17, 2019, in Houston. (AP Photo/Michael Wyke)

Kanye West Talks About Serving God During Visit With Joel Osteen

West told parishioners at Joel Osteen’s Houston megachurch on Sunday that his recent spiritual awakening has made him realize he’s no longer in the service to fame and money but "in service to God."
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In this Sept. 23, 2017 file photo, will.i.am attends the 27th annual EMA Awards at Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, California. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)

Black Eyed Peas Star Accuses Qantas Airlines Attendant of Racism

The Black Eyed Peas musician has accused a flight attendant from Australia’s national carrier Qantas of being racist and rude to him on a flight. The musician said he was met by police at Sydney Airport on Saturday.
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Christian Bale, right, and Matt Damon in a scene from the film, "Ford v. Ferrari" (Photo credit: Merrick Morton/20th Century Fox)

'Ford v Ferrari' Speeds To No. 1; 'Charlie's Angels' Fizzles

"Ford v Ferrari" left its competition in the rearview mirror, racing to an estimated $31 million debut at the box office in a No. 1 finish that counted as a win for big-budget originality.
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Cleveland Browns defensive end Myles Garrett (95) hits Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Mason Rudolph (2) with a helmet during the second half of an NFL football game Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/David Richard)

Cleveland Browns' Myles Garrett Loses Cool, Hits Steelers QB With Helmet In a Brawl

The Browns were seconds away from a season-changing win when Myles Garrett lost his composure in a moment of rage rarely seen on an NFL field.
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