NBA all-star Russell Westbrook married College sweetheart

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NBA player Russell Westbrook and his college sweetheart Nina Earl officially wed,  confirms to PEOPLE. Westbrook and Earl, who met while at UCLA playing for the school’s men’s and women’s basketball teams, the couple had an outdoor ceremony at the famed Beverly Hills Hotel on Saturday. 

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Legionnaires’ Disease at San Quentin State Prison

 

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At least six San Quentin State Prison inmates were ill with Legionnaires’ disease and dozens more under observation Sunday, prompting a weekend halt to visitors, no hot meals and limited drinking water supplies at California’s oldest prison.

At least 51 inmates are under observation for respiratory illness at the prison’s medical unit, said Dana Simas, a spokeswoman with the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation.

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Derrick Rose being sued for allegedly raping ex- girlfriend

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NBA Derrick Rose is being sued by someone saying she was a former girlfriend and she alleges some troubling, criminal activities by Rose including rape, according to a TMZ report.

“The woman, identified only as Jane Doe, says she and Rose dated from 2011 to 2013.  During that time, Rose allegedly tried to pressure her to masturbate in front of him, allow him to have sex with her friends and engage in group sex with strangers, all of which she says she refused….

Rose and his friends broke into her apartment and gang raped her while she was incapacitated. She says she remembers only “flashes” of the incident, but can remember the defendants forcibly raping her. She claims she waited for two years to file the suit because she was “ashamed and embarrassed” of what happened and concerned her “conservative family” would find out.”

There is no criminal report filed in this case. Rose nor his attorney have yet to comment on the report or suit.

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Bobbi Kristina Brown Dies at 22

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Kristina Brown, 22, the only daughter of singers Whitney Houston and Bobby Brown, died Sunday, nearly five months after she was found unresponsive in a bathtub. Her family said she suffered irreversible brain damage. Brown was placed in hospice. The family released a statement confirming her death.

“She is finally at peace in the arms of God,” her family told NBC News in a statement. “We want to again thank everyone for their tremendous amount of love and support during these last few months.”
RIP
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Willow Smith new face for Marc Jacobs

 

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The 14-year-old singer-actress Willow Smith  is the new face of Marc Jacobs Fall/Winter 2015 collection. She sits perched on a ladder, clad in a black skirt and sequined top in the goth-inspired ad, photographed by David Sims.
Marc Jacobs released a statement about the new face for his line.

“Ever since our first Juergen Teller ad in 1998 which featured Kim Gordon on stage wearing my dress, I have always preferred collaborating with the people who inspire me to give new life to the clothes we show on our runway.

Over the years we have photographed an incredibly diverse and exceptional group of talented friends and individuals who I greatly admire: Victoria Beckham, Jamie Bochert, Jarvis Cocker, Sofia Coppola, Miley Cyrus, Dakota Fanning, William Eggleston, Jessica Lange, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Stephen Malkmus, Samantha Morton, Kate Moss, Charlotte Rampling, Winona Ryder, Stephanie Seymour, Cindy Sherman, Michael Stipe, and Rufus Wainwright, just to name a few. Beauty, style and talent know no age. It is those individuals whose creativity, unique vision, and voice inspire all of us here to create and express ourselves through our medium: fashion. 
Photographed by David Sims, this season’s ads feature friends, each of whom evoke a sense of intrigue and inspiration and collectively provoke a true consideration for individuality.

Here today I would like to share (not CHER) with you first, the talented, stylish and charming Willow Smith.”

Stay tuned over the coming weeks for more…

Man charged with murders of woman, her son in Southgate

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A 33-year-old man faces murder charges after a 28-year-old mother and her young son were violently killed in their Southgate apartment over the weekend.
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Man charged with murders of woman, her son in Southgate.

Police Brutality on minors in McKinney Texas

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A police officer in McKinney, Texas, has been placed on administrative leave after a video surfaced showing him wrestling a 14-year-old girl to the ground and aggressively confronting other teens at a pool party, police said Sunday.
McKinney Police Chief Greg Conley said officers who arrived on scene “encountered a large crowd that refused to comply with police commands.” Eventually, 12 officers converged on the party,  no one was injured, he said.
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Expert: Children stored in freezer were beaten, burned before de – Fox 2 News Headlines

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DETROIT (WJBK) -The woman charged with murdering two of her children and putting their bodies in a freezer was once again defiant in court Friday. 

When she walked in the Wayne County Courtroom, she flipped off FOX 2’s camera with both hands.

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Expert: Children stored in freezer were beaten, burned before de – Fox 2 News Headlines.

Marvin Sapp claims Popular restaurant denied him Service

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Contemporary gospel singer Marvin Sapp took to his Facebook page and express his frustration with the Ruth’s Chris Steak House  in Chicago where he had gone with six members of his entourage to dine.

#‎ToWhomItMayConcern‬ This evening in the city of Chicago as a guest of this city, (Chicago GospelFest) I have been never so offended in my life,” hewrote on Saturday. “At ‘Ruth’s Chris’ a restaurant that I have eaten in across this country on many occasions, turned six members of my party and I away because of our attire. Stating they only serve individuals dressed in business casual attire. We had on the same as many sitting and or waiting to be seated, however, we were asked to leave. Even after asking for a private room, explaining that we were from out of town and so on, we were still turned away.”
No word from the popular restaurant.
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Tom Hanks son Chet explains why he can say the N-Word

 
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The rapper son of Oscar winner Tom Hanks,  Chet not only repeatedly used the N-word on social media but defended its use because he believes it “unifies the culture of hip-hop across all races.” He continued in a video clarifying his stance. “I don’t accept society getting to decide what ANYBODY can or can’t say. That’s something we call FREE SPEECH.”

Chet also pointed out Black people are still being literally KILLED by a RACIST and [expletive] system, “We have also reached a point where the word can no longer have a negative connotation if we so choose. And who is to say only black people can use it? The way I see it, it’s a word that unifies the culture of HIP-HOP across ALL RACES, which is actually kind of a beautiful thing.”

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