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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:

A look at allegations over the years against singer R. Kelly

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 2:04pm

R&B star R. Kelly has been dogged for years by allegations that he sexually abused women and underage girls. He and his attorneys have repeatedly denied allegations of sexual misconduct.

Chicago prosecutor outlines charges against R. Kelly involving 4 victims; singer to appear in court Saturday

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 1:22pm

Chicago prosecutor outlines charges against R. Kelly involving 4 victims; singer to appear in court Saturday.

Charges against R. Kelly involve multiple victims, according to court documents

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 12:33pm

Charges against R. Kelly involve multiple victims, according to court documents.

Diane von Furstenberg fetes female Oscar nominees

Lindsey Bahr, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 12:18pm

Even with rain clouds threatening from above, the spirits, and heels, were high at Diane von Furstenberg's idyllic Coldwater Canyon property Thursday afternoon.

R. Kelly charged with abusing 4 victims over 10-plus years

Sara Burnett and Michael Tarm, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 12:08pm

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, was charged Friday with aggravated sexual abuse involving four victims, including at least three between the ages of 13 and 17.

The Latest: Kelly lawyer: New charge may be from old case

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 11:54am

The Latest on charges against singer R. Kelly (all times local):

Media reports: Chicago prosecutors charge R&B star R. Kelly with 10 counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 11:47am

Media reports: Chicago prosecutors charge R&B star R. Kelly with 10 counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse.

Pioneering transgender singer Jackie Shane dead at 78

Kristin M. Hall, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 11:30am

Jackie Shane, a black transgender soul singer who became a pioneering musician in Toronto where she packed out nightclubs in the 1960s, has died. She was 78.

Smollett's character off 'Empire' for end of season

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 8:32am

The producers of the TV show "Empire" say Jussie Smollett's character will be removed from the final two episodes of this season.

Producers of "Empire" say Jussie Smollett's character will be removed from the final two episodes of this season

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 8:23am

Producers of "Empire" say Jussie Smollett's character will be removed from the final two episodes of this season.

Documentary about 1939 Nazi rally in New York up for Oscar

Karen Matthews, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 7:18am

A crowd of 20,000 gives the Nazi salute while swastikas flank a giant portrait of George Washington.