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Rick Ross Apologizes for Misogynist Remarks About Not Hiring Female Artists

Justin Bieber Accidentally Drives Into, Injures Photographer Guess Which Model Shared This Red Hot One-Piece Pic! Venus Williams Told by Police On Scene of Fatal Accident ‘You Violated His Right of Way’ Kim K. vs. Chantel Jeffries — Who’d You Rather?! (Bustin’ Out Edition) Ohio State Fair Riders Thrown Off Ride in Deadly Accident Source: TMZ

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OJ Simpson Is Killer Non Grata At USC

OJ Simpson Killer Non Grata … At USC Breaking News USC just delivered a pretty ferocious stiff arm to O.J. Simpson.  With the ex-Trojans running back expected to be released from prison in October, USC football coach Clay Helton was asked Thursday if the Heisman Trophy winner would be welcomed back to campus.  “Currently, right now, what the USC administration and athletic department has said is, ‘No, O.J. will not be a part of our functions or invited,’” Helton told reporters at PAC-12 media day.  “That’s been the statement by…

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Chinese billionaire convicted in UN bribery case

In this Oct. 26, 2015 photo, Chinese billionaire Ng Lap Seng waves to the media as he leaves federal court. AP NEW YORK — A Chinese billionaire who wanted to build a United Nations center in Macau and was accused of illegally paying hundreds of thousands of dollars to U.N. ambassadors to make it happen was convicted at his bribery trial on Thursday. The verdict was returned in Manhattan federal court against Ng Lap Seng, one of China’s richest men. Ng was convicted of bribery, conspiracy and money laundering charges. Acting…

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Meet Aminé, a Joyful Rapper With an Eye on Politics

From a distance, Aminé (born Adam Amine Daniel) exudes glee and mischief. On the back of his laptop is a Supreme sticker cut up and reshuffled to read “penis.” On the cover of his album, he is seated on a blue toilet, naked from the calves up. A few weeks ago, he was selected as part of XXL magazine’s annual Freshmen list; on the magazine’s cover, he wore a T-shirt with several mispronunciations of his name. He was determined to release his album during the summer — “When who I…

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New details on Trump Organization’s confidentiality agreement

WASHINGTON — Throughout his business career, Donald Trump placed a premium on fame. But President Trump’s business organization wants to stay on the down low. CBS News has obtained a new confidentiality agreement rolled out after the election. The Trump Organization is requiring employees at all levels to sign it, or else they will lose their jobs. Employees must agree to keep secret any information they learn about anyone in the “Trump family” and extended family, including their “present, former and future spouses, children, parents, in-laws.” “I have reviewed confidentiality…

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Texas mulls pulling police fleet of Ford Explorer SUVs off the road

July 27, 2017, 6:51 PM| Officials in Austin, Texas, are weighing whether to pull the police department’s entire fleet of Ford Explorer SUVs off the road over concerns of carbon monoxide leaks. More than 120 are already out of service, and multiple officers have been sickened while in the cars, Kris Van Cleave reports. Source: CBS News – United States

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Austin mulls pulling Ford Explorer police cruisers off the road

The state capital of Texas is considering pulling its police department’s entire fleet of Ford Explorer SUVs off the road.  More than 120 are already out of service. Sgt. Zachary LaHood is one of 18 Austin police officers who have been treated for carbon monoxide exposure after driving the department’s Ford Explorers. “I don’t remember if we hit a curb or if my head just hit the window and it woke me up but I remember swerving to miss a head-on collision,” LaHood said. He is now suing Ford. Play…

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June Foray, voice of Rocky the Flying Squirrel, dead at 99

Actress June Foray, who gave voice to Rocky the Flying Squirrel and hundreds of other cartoon characters and was sometimes known as the “female Mel Blanc,” has died in a Los Angeles hospital. She was 99. Foray died Wednesday at West Hills Hospital in Los Angeles of cardiac arrest, but she had been in fragile health since a car accident two years ago, niece Robin Thaler said Thursday. Foray was the best-known woman among the voice performers who contributed so much to the classic cartoons of Warner Bros., Disney, Hanna-Barbera…

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June Foray, the first lady of voice actors, dies at 99

July 27, 2017, 6:56 PM| June Foray has lent her voice to many famous cartoon voices such as Rocky the Flying Squirrel and Tweety Bird’s owner, Granny. She even won an Emmy for playing Cindy Lou Who in “How The Grinch Stole Christmas.” She died Wednesday in Los Angeles at age 99. Anthony Mason reports. Source: CBS News – Entertainment

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Prices of grocery staples could rise as drought conditions worsen

In this Wed., July 26, 2017, photo, soybeans grow in a farm field near Indianola, Iowa. Drought conditions are getting worse in several states, and extreme heat and weeks with little rain have begun to stress corn, soybeans, wheat and livestock in some areas. AP DES MOINES, Iowa — Drought conditions worsened in several states over the past week from extreme heat and weeks with little rain, raising the prospect that grocery staples such as bread and beans could cost more as the region that produces those commodities is hardest…

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