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Rudy Giuliani Under Federal Investigation for Campaign Finance Violations: ‘I Would Not Be Surprised If He Gets Indicted’

It’s often said that your friends are a direct reflection of your own character. And if that’s to be believed, it should come as no surprise that Rudy Giuliani, the former mayor of New York City and personal attorney of one Donald John Trump, is being investigated for campaign finance violations and a bunch of […]

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Former Officer Responsible for the Death of Eric Garner Files Lawsuit to Get His Job Back

Faith leaders from communities throughout New York City lead a demonstration and prayer vigil on the steps of City Hall in protest to the Staten Island, New York grand jury’s recent decision not to indict a police officer involved in the chokehold death of Eric Garner in July on Dec. 12, 2014, in New York […]

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Introducing PrEP+, Frank Ocean’s First Foray Into New York City Queer Club Nights

Photo: Jason Merritt (Getty Images) After conquering the Billboard charts, Frank Ocean has set his sights on a new challenge: nightlife. Pitchfork reports that the elusive vocalist will be debuting his own queer club night in New York City on Thursday night as a collaborative effort between his own Blonded brand and the popular Gayletter. […]

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Gov. Cuomo Comes for the New York Times, Drops N-Word While Defending Italian-Americans

In the latest installment of white people whitepeopling, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said a very stupid thing. Less than 24 hours after riding for Italian-Americans by announcing his intention to erect a statue honoring Mother Cabrini, the patron saint of immigrants and the first naturalized American citizen to be canonized—all while undermining New York […]

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Tekashi 6ix9ine to Forgo Witness Protection, Risk Life and Limb to Continue Rap Career Instead

Photo: Luca Bruno (AP Photo) Oh, Daniel. The Merriam-Webster dictionary defines a death wish as “the conscious or unconscious desire for the death of oneself or of another.” And if a new TMZ report is true, it’s abundantly clear that Tekashi 6ix9ine, better known as corroborating witness Daniel Hernandez, is on the cusp of making […]

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All Hell Breaks Loose After Tekashi 6ix9ine Outs Cardi B, Jim Jones as Gang Members in Court

Photo: Bob Levey (Getty Images) Rapper Tekashi 6ix9ine, born Daniel Hernandez, continues to prove tea was made to be spilled as his epic testimonies against his former associates Anthony “Harv” Ellison and Aljermiah “Nuke” Mack, alleged members of the Nine Trey Gangsta Bloods, continued for the third day. ‘I’m About to Die’: Tekashi 6ix9ine Chokes […]

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‘I’m About to Die’: Tekashi 6ix9ine Chokes Up As He Recalls Being Beaten, Kidnapped By His Former Crew

Photo: Bob Levey (Getty Images) Disgraced rapper Tekashi 6ix9ine, also known as cooperating witness Daniel Hernandez, has spent the last two days pointing fingers and telling on me and you, your momma, and your cousin too as he testifies against his former friends Anthony “Harv” Ellison and Aljermiah “Nuke” Mack, alleged members of the Nine […]

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Can’t Nobody Sang Like Eddie King, Jr.—Except Tekashi 6ix9ine

Photo: Bob Levey (Getty Images) I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings took on new meaning yesterday when Daniel Hernandez—formally known as professional irritant Tekashi 6ix9ine—testified in the racketeering case against Anthony “Harv” Ellison and Aljermiah “Nuke” Mack, his one-time allies within the Nine Trey Gangsta Bloods. And yes, I said testified against, because he […]

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Will Smith Will Read You a Bedtime Story For a Very Good Cause

Photo: Kevin Winter (Getty Images for AFI) If you’ve ever longed to have Will Smith read you Jack and the Beanstalk or Where the Wild Things Are before bed, your dreams are one step closer to reality, as the former Fresh Prince of Bel-Air will be reading bedtime stories later this year for a very good […]

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