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TONI BRAXTON FILES FOR BANKRUPTCY AGAIN

Via BBC News Grammy-award-winning singer Toni Braxton has filed for bankruptcy for the second time, her lawyer has said. The 43-year-old has revealed she is in millions of dollars worth of debt after a heart condition forced her to cancel a series of shows in Las Vegas. Debra Grassgreen said it had been a “very difficult decision” for Braxton to make, who previously filed for bankruptcy in 1998. The star is hoping sell some of her assets to pay for off her []

UK NEWS: SAUDI PRINCE “STRANGLED HIS MAN SERVANT TO DEATH AT TOP LONDON HOTEL IN SEXUALLY MOTIVATED KILLING’

Via The Daily Mail A gay Saudi prince killed his servant in a ferocious murder which had a ‘sexual element’, a court heard today. Saud Abdulaziz bin Nasser al Saud, 33, had previously subjected Bandar Abdulaziz to physical assaults and mistreatment, the Old Bailey was told. The 32-year-old victim was found beaten and strangled in bed at the London hotel room he was sharing with the prince on February 15. A series of injuries including bite marks to Mr Abdulaziz’s cheeks revealed []

BUJU BANTON CASE – JUDGE DECLARES MISTRIAL

A Florida judge has declared a mistrial for the Jamaican reggae star Buju Banton, who was accused of conspiring to buy cocaine from an undercover police officer last year. U.S. District Judge James Moody declared a mistrial after the 12-person jury sent him a second note on Monday saying they couldn’t reach a verdict. They had been deliberating since Thursday afternoon after a four-day trial. Click HERE to read more…

UK NEWS: MOTHER DIES IN FREAK ACCIDENT AFTER CANDLE SETS FIRE TO ROBES DURING CHURCH PROCESSION

Via The Daily Mail A young mother died when her robes caught fire as she brushed over a candle laid on the floor during a church procession. Oluwabukola Adeyemo, 27, was engulfed in flames in front of horrified worshippers who ran to her side in a desperate bid to put out the fire. But they were unable to save the fashion student and keen churchgoer who later died of her injuries in hospital. Continue Reading….. This is just tragic. Rest In Peace []

VIDEO: K-CI AND JOJO REALITY SHOW TEASER

Brothers and former Jodeci stars K-Ci and JoJo are about to appear in their very own reality show called K-Ci  & JoJo… Come Clean. Former A-list stars reduced to appearing in a reality vehicle. Desperate times folks… desperate times….. This is just sad…. Will you be tuning in? [Thanks Ronke]

UK FOOLISHNESS: N-DUBZ STAR DAPPY BEHIND THE SCENES DURING ‘SEX’ VIDEO SHOOT

I’ve said it before and I will say it again, N-Dubz group member Dappy will end up single-handedly destroying everything the group has strived to achieve. If Tulisa and Fazer have any sense in their heads they will start working on solo projects outside the group ASAP! At least they will have something to fall back on after the group disbands. Anyway check out behind the scenes footage from the “Sex” video shoot. I can’t decide which is funnier/worse, Dappy rapping complete []

SINGER FANTASIA BARRINO HOSPITALIZED AFTER SUSPECTED SUICIDE ATTEMPT

It’s been reported that American Idol star Fantasia Barrino has been hospitalized after attempting to commit suicide. “Police sources” say Barrino  was found in the closet of her home and later rushed to hospital, where she was hospitalized with “possible internal injuries” after “ingesting medication.” North Carolina police say the incident is still under investigation. Barrino’s manager also released a statement yesterday that details the drama that possibly pushed the star in to wanting to take her own life (Her relationship with a married man). Click HERE to read all about it. ………………………………… []

PIC OF THE DAY – FOXY BROWN

Rapper Foxy Brown got dressed in pitch black darkness last night (July 25th) before jumping on stage and performing at BB Kings in New York City. Spotted @ Bossip She might have been able to get away with wearing that outfit back in the mid-late 90s….

UKNEWS: NO CHARGES OVER MAN’S DEATH DURING G20 PROTEST

Via BBC News A police officer who was filmed pushing a man to the ground during the G20 protests will not face charges over his death. Ian Tomlinson, 47, died after being caught up in the clashes on 1 April 2009 in the City of London. Continue Reading…. After this incident happened a colleague of mine was convinced that the police officer responsible for Ian Tomlinson’s death would NEVER get away with it, because the video evidence was there for us all []