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Blues Musician Johnny Winter Dead At 70

By Hubert Kahl, dpa ZURICH — Blues musician Johnny Winter is dead at age 70, according to Zurich police. Although no foul play was suspected in his death, which reportedly happened overnight into Wednesday, prosecutors have still ordered an autopsy, a police spokeswoman told dpa Thursday. There was no mention of the musician’s death on […]

July 17, 2014

Jerry Vale, Singer Who Topped The Charts In 1950s And ’60s, Dies At 83

By Claire Noland, Los Angeles Times LOS ANGELES — Jerry Vale, a smooth-voiced singer who reached the top of the pop charts in the 1950s and ’60s with his interpretations of romantic ballads, died Sunday at his home in Palm Desert, near Palm Springs. He was 83. Vale’s attorney, Harold J. Levy, confirmed his death […]

May 19, 2014

Chris Brown Forced To Wear Orange Jail Suit To Court

By Richard Winton, Los Angeles Times LOS ANGELES — Singer Chris Brown appeared in court Monday in jail-issued shirt and pants. Before cameras rolled during the hearing, in which a judge ordered the R&B singer held without bail until April 23, Brown’s attorney, Mark Geragos, argued his client should be able to wear a business […]

March 18, 2014

Rapper Chief Keef Arrested On DUI Charge

By Lisa Black, Chicago Tribune CHICAGO — Highland Park police arrested the rapper Chief Keef and charged him with driving under the influence, just weeks after he completed court-ordered drug rehab, according to Lake County court records. Keef, whose real name is Keith Cozart, was pulled over by police around 12:35 p.m. March 5 for […]

March 17, 2014

Police: Cocaine In ‘Plain View’ At Justin Bieber Home, Friend Arrested

Los Angeles Times LOS ANGELES _ Detectives searching Justin Bieber’s Calabasas mansion Tuesday during an investigation into an egging case arrested one of the singer’s associates on felony drug charges after cocaine was found in plain view. Los Angeles County sheriff’s investigators did not immediately identify who was arrested but said it was not Bieber. […]

January 14, 2014