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BEIJING (AP) — China warned people to be aware of what it said are nefarious motives of the Dalai Lama after he met with Lady Gaga on a trip to the U.S. and spoke about love and compassion. "The purpose of his visits and activities in other countries is just to promote his...
A politically charged BET Awards delivered an exciting night of tributes for Prince and Muhammad Ali between calls for action over gun violence, civil rights and presidential politics. These are the top moments from Sunday's awards show held at the Microsoft Theater in Los...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Actor Jesse Williams brought the energy of a civil rights rally to the BET Awards Sunday night as he accepted the humanitarian award, demanding equal rights and calling for an end to police brutality against black people and white appropriation of black...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Winners of the BET Awards, presented Sunday at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles: Best Group — Drake and Future Best Male R&B/Pop Artist — Bryson Tiller Best Actor — Michael B. Jordan Best Actress — Taraji P. Henson Best New Artist — Bryson Tiller Video...
LARGO, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a Tampa Bay-area man swindled a mentally disabled woman by pretending to be country music star Jason Aldean. Largo Police tell WFLA-TV ( http://bit.ly/290ciUf ) that 27-year-old Daniel Michael Farris of St. Petersburg posed on Facebook as...
BASSETERRE, St. Kitts and Nevis (AP) — Police in St. Kitts and Nevis say that U.S. rapper 50 Cent and a member of his entourage were detained and charged for allegedly using "indecent language" during his performance at a music festival. Local police said in a statement Sunday...
BASSETERRE, St. Kitts and Nevis (AP) — Police in St. Kitts and Nevis say that U.S. rapper 50 Cent and a member of his entourage were detained and charged for allegedly using "indecent language" during his performance at a music festival. Local police said in a statement Sunday...
BALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore police say local rapper Tyriece Travon Watson, who was known as "Lor Scoota," has been fatally shot. Police said in a statement that witnesses reported that 23-year-old Watson was driving when an unknown suspect stepped into the street and opened fire...
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Police say an officer shot several times near Philadelphia got a call from country singer Kenny Chesney with an apology for saying he was dead. Chesney gave a shoutout to Officer Christopher Dorman at Saturday's concert in south Philadelphia but mistakenly...