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In this Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2019, Rapper turned political candidate, Brad "Scarface" Jordan, left, visits with voter Michele Lemon and her son outside of an early voting location in the Sunnyside neighborhood of Houston, Texas. Jordan is in a run-off agains

Rapper Scarface of The Geto Boys In Runoff For Houston City Council Seat

As a member of Houston’s pioneering rap group The Geto Boys, Brad Jordan co-wrote the early 1990s hip-hop anthem “Mind Playing Tricks on Me.”
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'Do the Right Thing' Star Danny Aiello Dead at 86

Veteran actor Danny Aiello has died. TMZ reports that he passed away at the age of 86 in New Jersey on Thursday, after getting treated for a sudden illness. Aiello broke into movies in the early 1970s. Some of his most notable characters were Tony Rosato in "The Godfather Part II," Monk in "The...
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In this Dec. 4, 2019 photo, gallery owner Emmanuel Perrotin poses next to Italian artist Maurizio Cattlelan's "Comedian" at the Art Basel exhibition in Miami Beach, Florida. (Siobhan Morrissey via AP)

Couple Who Bought $120,000 Banana Art Sense It Will Be Iconic

The work sold for $120,000. A Miami couple who bought a headline-grabbing banana duct-taped to a wall say they acknowledge the absurdity of the artwork, but believe it will become an icon and plan to gift it to a museum.
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'I'm Santa Claus': Parents Outraged After Stranger Taunts Little Girl Through Hacked Camera

For kids, it doesn't get more holly and jolly than Santa Claus. But one little girl was shaken after a chilling encounter with a voice in her room who claimed to be St. Nick. This is what happened when a man spoke to a girl through a hacked Ring camera in her bedroom, according to TODAY . The LeMay...
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Amazon Pays $25 Million for 'Unfiltered' Rihanna Documentary

The compelling story of Rihanna’s rise to fame and fortune is coming to Amazon. According to The Hollywood Reporter , the company is paying $25 million for the rights to stream the untitled Peter Berg -directed documentary worldwide. The film has been in the works since as far back as 2016, but it...
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Company Gives Employees $10 Million in 'Life-Changing' Holiday Bonuses

Christmas came early for the employees of St. John’s Properties. The commercial real estate company’s founder, Edward St. John, surprised his 198 employees with a $10 million bonus during their annual holiday party, reported CNN . It’s our honor to publicly announce that a $10 mil bonus will be...
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Prince's 'Purple Rain,' The Band's 'The Last Waltz' Added to National Film Registry

Two legendary music-based films are taking their place alongside the all-time greats in cinema. Prince ’s “Purple Rain” and The Band ’s “The Last Waltz” have been added to the National Film Registry of the Library of Congress. The movies were among the 25 that were selected this year for their...
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Say That Again! The Most Mispronounced Words of 2019

A nuclear disaster, a presidential candidate and an outspoken teenager were just a few of the hardest words to pronounce in America this year. Language learning app Babbel came up with the list of frequently butchered terms by working with the US Captioning Company, which subtitles all real-time...
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(L-R) Polly Holliday, Vic Tayback, Philip McKeon, Linda Lavin and Beth Howland of "Alice" (Photo credit: CBS)

'Alice' Television Star Philip McKeon Dies at 55

He was best known as Linda Lavin's son on the popular CBS sitcom 'Alice,' Philip McKeon died Tuesday morning following a long illness, according to Variety. He was 55-years-old.
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Man Who Slapped TV Reporter: 'I Got Caught Up in the Moment'

Things took a weird turn while a TV reporter was at a 10K race over the weekend. Journalist Alex Bozarjian was reporting live from the Savannah Bridge Run 10K Race for WSAV-TV on Saturday morning. During her broadcast joggers were throwing their hands up and making silly faces at the camera as they...
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