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Judge sets R&B singer R. Kelly's bond at $1 million

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 23rd - 12:10pm

Judge sets R&B singer R. Kelly's bond at $1 million.

The Latest: Lawyer: Kelly a 'star' with no need to force sex

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 23rd - 11:53am

The Latest on the sexual abuse case against R&B singer R. Kelly (all times local):

R&B singer R. Kelly arrives at a Chicago bond hearing in the new sexual abuse case against him

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 23rd - 11:51am

R&B singer R. Kelly arrives at a Chicago bond hearing in the new sexual abuse case against him.

Stanley Donen, director of 'Singin' in the Rain,' dies at 94

Jake Coyle, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 23rd - 11:47am

Filmmaker Stanley Donen, a giant of the Hollywood musical who through such classics as "Singin' in the Rain" and "Funny Face" helped give us some of the most joyous sounds and images in movie history, has died. He was 94.

R. Kelly due in Chicago court to face sex abuse charges

Sara Burnett and Michael Tarm, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 23rd - 11:39am

R. Kelly, the R&B star who has been trailed for decades by allegations that he violated underage girls and women and held some as virtual slaves, is due in court Saturday after being charged with aggravated sexual abuse involving four victims, including at least three between the ages of 13 and 17.

'Leave No Trace,' 'Eighth Grade' to vie at Spirit Awards

Jake Coyle, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 23rd - 11:00am

The 34th Film Independent Spirit Awards have a few things the Oscars don't: a host and female filmmaker nominees.

In Milan, Ferragamo, Cavalli focus on color, inclusiveness

Colleen Barry, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 23rd - 10:13am

Color was the watch word on the fourth day Saturday of the mostly womenswear collections during Milan Fashion Week.

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 23rd - 8:19am

Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows:

Actor brothers take center stage in Serbia's street protests

Jovana Gec, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 23rd - 6:52am

Taking center stage in the weekly protests against Serbia's autocratic president was a role that actor siblings Sergej and Branislav Trifunovic felt compelled to play.

US Latinas rally around 'Roma' actress Yalitza Aparicio

Russell Contreras, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 23rd - 5:54am

Yalitza Aparicio, the Oscar-nominated, first-time actress in "Roma," is finding strong support among Mexican-American women who identify with her indigenous roots despite backlash she is receiving in Mexico.

Kim, Trump impersonators draw ire of Vietnam's authorities

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 9:24pm

Vietnamese authorities are not amused by the antics of two impersonators of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and President Donald Trump.

Chicago police: R&B singer R. Kelly has been arrested

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 7:37pm

Chicago police: R&B singer R. Kelly has been arrested.

R&B singer R. Kelly has arrived at a Chicago police precinct.

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 7:16pm

R&B singer R. Kelly has arrived at a Chicago police precinct.

Case against R. Kelly may be stronger this time

Michael Tarm, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 5:09pm

Tears streamed down R. Kelly's cheeks as a court official read a jury's not guilty verdict to all 14 counts of child pornography at his 2008 trial in Chicago. The R&B superstar had successfully dodged up to 15 years in prison and likely financial ruin.

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 5:06pm

Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows:

R. Kelly's attorney says singer "shell-shocked" by sex abuse charges, will turn himself in tonight

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 4:13pm

R. Kelly's attorney says singer "shell-shocked" by sex abuse charges, will turn himself in tonight.

Indictments against R. Kelly list 4 victims

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 4:04pm

Prosecutors on Friday charged R&B star R. Kelly with 10 counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse involving four female victims, at least three of whom were younger than 17. Here are some details listed in the grand jury indictments and outlined by the Cook County state's attorney:

'American Pie' singer objects to coverage of ex's exhibit

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 2:38pm

Don McLean's former wife has launched a photo exhibition about domestic abuse that includes a copy of the protection order issued against him, and the "American Pie" singer is threatening to sue a weekly newspaper that wrote about it.

A bumpy road to the Oscars could end in triumph for Netflix

Jake Coyle, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 2:14pm

The most tumultuous Oscar season in memory might pale in comparison to the aftermath.

'Surviving R. Kelly' makers, others react to charges

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 2:06pm

Reaction to R. Kelly being charged with 10 counts of aggravated sexual abuse: