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2 'Love & Hip Hop' stars arrested in separate incidents

Oct. 18, 2018 10:00 AM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Two stars of this past season of VH1's "Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta" have been arrested in separate incidents in metropolitan Atlanta. Atasha Chizaah Jefferson, known as Tommie Lee, was arrested Tuesday on assault and child cruelty charges. Citing a Smyrna police warrant, WSB-TV reports the...

California surgeon, girlfriend face new rape, other charges

Oct. 17, 2018 10:01 PM EDT

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. (AP) — A California surgeon and his girlfriend were charged Wednesday with crimes against five additional victims in addition to two women they were previously charged with drugging and sexually assaulting. Dr. Grant Robicheaux, 38, and his girlfriend, Cerissa Riley, 31, were charged...

The Latest: More charges against California surgeon, friend

Oct. 17, 2018 3:29 PM EDT

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on a California surgeon and a girlfriend accused of drugging and sexually assaulting victims (all times local): 12:30 p.m. Prosecutors say there are five additional victims in the case of a California surgeon and his girlfriend who were previously charged with...

MTV's 'Real World' going international and digital

Oct. 17, 2018 10:07 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — MTV's long-running reality show "The Real World" is going digital and international. The network announced Wednesday that its production studio will work with Facebook Watch to create new editions of the series next year for audiences in the United States, Mexico and Thailand. The series,...

Nevada legal pimp, candidate, star of HBO series found dead

Oct. 16, 2018 10:01 PM EDT

PAHRUMP, Nev. (AP) — Dennis Hof, a pimp who gained notoriety for an HBO series about his brothel business and who fashioned himself as a Donald Trump-style Republican candidate for the state Legislature, was found dead hours after his extended-weekend 72nd birthday bash, authorities said Tuesday. Hof was...

Attorney: Ex-reality star close to deal in fatal Iowa crash

Oct. 16, 2018 4:12 PM EDT

INDEPENDENCE, Iowa (AP) — Attorneys for an Iowa farmer who appeared on ABC's "The Bachelor" say they are close to reaching a deal with prosecutors that would resolve a criminal charge against him related to a fatal crash. The Des Moines Register reports an attorney for Chris Soules said during a Tuesday...

Celebrity birthdays for the week of Oct. 14-20

Oct. 15, 2018 12:59 PM EDT

Oct. 21: Actress Joyce Randolph ("The Honeymooners") is 94. Keyboardist Manfred Mann is 78. Guitarist Steve Cropper of Booker T. and the MG's is 77. Singer Elvin Bishop is 76. TV judge Judy Sheindlin ("Judge Judy") is 76. Actor Everett McGill ("Twin Peaks") is 73. Trumpeter Lee Loughnane of Chicago is 72. Actor...

Ex-'American Idol' competitor accused of distributing heroin

Oct. 15, 2018 4:09 AM EDT

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — A former contestant on "American Idol" and "Fear Factor" is accused of distributing heroin. News outlets report 31-year-old Antonella Barba was arrested Thursday by authorities in Norfolk, Virginia, and charged with distributing more than 100 grams of the drug. She's set to appear in...

Kanye West and Kim Kardashian West visit Uganda

Oct. 13, 2018 3:07 PM EDT

KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Ugandan officials say Kanye West and his wife, the reality TV star Kim Kardashian West, have arrived in Uganda on a private visit. Information Minister Frank Tumwebaze told The Associated Press late Saturday that West's visit is "an endorsement of our tourism resources." Government...

Former 'Top Chef' contestant writes she has year to live

Oct. 11, 2018 11:32 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Former "Top Chef" Fatima Ali says she has a year to live. The 29-year-old underwent surgery to remove a tumor in January. However, Ali wrote Tuesday in an essay for Bon Appetit that the "cancer cells my doctors believed had vanished are back with a vengeance in my left hip and femur bone."...