The Architect of Rock and Roll Has Died

Little Richard, the high-pompadoured singer, songwriter and pianist whose explosive performances set early rock n’ roll afire, has died at age 87. His rep confirmed to Billboard he passed away Saturday (May 9) morning in Tullahoma, Tenn. of bone cancer. The news was first reported by Rolling Stone, as…

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Brett Favre Caught in Welfare Scam?

Former NFL quarterback Brett Favre is repaying $1.1 million in welfare money that he received for multiple speeches where he did not show up, the Mississippi state auditor said Wednesday.

Auditor Shad White said his office received $500,000 from Favre on Wednesday, plus a commitment that Favre will…

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A Lynching in 2020

A prosecutor in Georgia said he would ask a grand jury to decide if charges should be filed against a white former law enforcement officer and his son over the fatal shooting of an unarmed young black man as he ran through a small town.

The shooting of…

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Rest Well Coach

Don Shula, Pro Football Hall of Fame coach of the Baltimore Colts and Miami Dolphins, died at the age of 90, the Dolphins announced Monday.

Shula spent 33 seasons as a head coach in the NFL and is the winningest coach in league history (328-156-6 regular season record…

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Can You Really Have A Gambling Problem When You're Super Rich?

Michael Jordan’s gambling has always been a fascinating part of NBA lore, and while Sunday’s episode of “The Last Dance” touches heavily on the subject, Jordan asserts that he never truly had a gambling problem.

The sixth episode of the hit ESPN docuseries covered the Bulls’ 1993 Eastern…

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