Friday, July 20, 2018

MixedTimes - Entertainment

Chance the Rapper buys Chicago website, seeks Rahm Emanuel's resignation

Chance the Rapper announced this week that he had acquired Chicagoist, a website that covers Chicago news and culture -- and vowed in a new rap song that he would use it to “run you racist b------ out of business” and force the resignation of Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel.

Jay-Z 's 'Made in America' music festival booted from Philadelphia parkway

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Jay-Z said Wednesday he's disappointed that Philadelphia is booting his annual music festival from the city's grandest boulevard, accusing the mayor of having "zero appreciation for what Made In America has built alongside the phenomenal citizens of this city.

Longtime sports radio host Joe Benigno accused of sexual harassment

WFAN was run like a frat house, with drinking by employees starting as early as 10 a.m. and executives condoning buying prostitutes for ad clients, according to a shocking lawsuit filed Wednesday by a 40-year-old former CBS Radio ad exec.

Christie Brinkley recalls raising daughter Alexa Ray with Billy Joel

Christie Brinkley has appeared on more than 500 magazine covers worldwide, graced the pages of Sports Illustrated Swimsuit and has been photographed in more than 30 countries, on six continents — but her biggest accomplishment is motherhood.

Harvey Weinstein asks judge to toss Ashley Judd lawsuit

Disgraced mogulHarvey Weinsteinwants a judge to toss a lawsuitaccusing him of destroying Ashley Judd’s careerbecause she rebuffed his sexual advances, claiming he never defamed the star — but simply offered his opinion that she was very difficult to work with.

Bode Miller's wife speaks for first time about daughter's death

Pro volleyball player Morgan Beck Miller – the wife of Olympic skierBode Miller– spoke out for the first time Tuesday about thedeath of the couple’s baby daughterlast month in a pool and said she hopes “no other parent feels this pain.

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