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Colombian authorities seek to arrest Pablo Escobar hitman for violating parole
December 10th, 2017

BOGOTA, Colombia – The former hit man for late cocaine kingpin Pablo Escobar is being sought after by Colombian authorities for violating his parole after he was caught partying with a notorious drug lord wanted by the U.S. government. Prosecutors said Saturday that Jhon Jairo Velasquez, better known by his nickname “Popeye” violated terms of…

“Real Housewives” star Melissa Gorga, Andy Cohen sued for $30 million
December 9th, 2017

Melissa Gorga, of the Real Housewives of New Jersey, and Andy Cohen are being sued for $30 million by the reality star’s former business partner at her clothing boutique Envy, Jackie Beard Robinson, alleging that the two portrayed her to be a “felon” on television. Robinson is accusing the duo of defamation and intentionally inflicting…

New Jersey authorities shuts down ‘Sopranos Bada Bing” strip club
December 8th, 2017

The Lodi, New Jersey strip club that served as the backdrop for the mobster hangout spot in the HBO series “The Sopranos” has been ordered to shut down as police investigate potential real-life crimes. Scenes at The Soprano’s fictional Bada Bing club took place at the Satin Dolls in Lodi. On Thursday, New Jersey Attorney…

California investigators uncover 1993 audio files of Corey Feldman naming alleged sexual predators

In October, former child actor Corey Feldman claimed that he had provided the Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Office with the names of sexual predators in Hollywood back in 1993 during their probe into Michael Jackson’s molestation charges. The Sheriff’s Office rejected those allegations, stating they had no documentation of claims made by Corey Feldman, until…

Former “Jeopardy!” winner arrested on cybercrime charges

What is Cybercrime? A Michigan professor and winner of “Jeopardy!” has been arrested for illegally obtaining email accounts of co-workers. Michigan authorities said Stephanie Jass, a former history professor at Adrian College appeared in Lenawee County Court before Judge Laura J. Schaedler on Tuesday, where she was charged with unauthorized access to a computer and…

Meek Mill has motion for bail denied by judge
December 7th, 2017

Rapper Meek Mill has been refused bail as attorneys attempt to have the judge recused from the case. The 30-year-old has spent the last month behind bars after he was sentenced to two to four years for violating his probation. The probation stemmed from a drug and weapons offense in 2008. Last week, his lawyer’s…

Rapper DMX faces five years after pleading guilty to tax evasion charges
December 2nd, 2017

Rapper DMX pleaded guilty to tax fraud Thursday, admitting he concealed millions of dollars in revenue to dodge $1.7 million in taxes he’d otherwise owe. DMX, also known as Earl Simmons, faces up to five years in prison when he is sentenced in Manhattan federal court. Judge Jed Rakoff set sentencing for March 29, though…

Hip-hop mogul James “Jimmy Henchman” Rosemond again convicted of hiring hitman to kill pal of 50 Cent
November 30th, 2017

Former entertainment manager James “ Jimmy Henchman” Rosemond has been convicted for the second time after he hired a hitman to murder a friend of rapper 50 Cent. On Tuesday, a Manhattan federal jury found Rosemond guilty, who once represented A-listers such as Sean Kingston and Mike Tyson. The New York Post reported that Rosemond…

English actress accuses Harvey Weinstein of sex trafficking
November 28th, 2017

Harvey Weinstein was hit with a civil lawsuit on Monday accusing him of sex trafficking linked to a purported assault in Cannes, France. Aspiring actress Kadian Noble’s suit alleges that Weinstein first “groomed” her for the assault in London when he told her that “he had a role in mind and that ‘it will be…

‘Glee’ star Naya Rivera arrested for assaulting husband in West Virginia
November 26th, 2017

Naya Rivera, the star of the hit TV show “Glee” was taken into custody for assaulting her husband as they brought their son for a walk on Saturday night in West Virginia. The 30-year-old reportedly hit her husband Ryan Dorsey, 34, in the head while they spent the holiday weekend in his hometown of Chesapeake….