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A handful of protestors took to the streets outside LAPD headquarters in California yesterday, showing support not so much for the actions of Christopher Dorner, but for the arguments he made against the department.
Dorner died on Tuesday of what authorities now say was a self-inflicted gun shot after he was cornered in a cabin in Big Bear, CA.
He had been the subject of a massive manhunt following the alleged killing of at least three people, a rampage he claimed on Facebook was tied to his dismissal from the police force in 2009.
The protestors say they do not condone Dorner’sMore >
Jim Jones has been arrested after the rapper allegedly become belligerent with police in Fair Lawn, N.J., where he resides, according to news reports.
Jones was apparently charged with disorderly conduct and hindering apprehension.
Police were questioning Jim Jones about a ticketed vehicle they were trying to tow.
He agreed to pay the fee but allegedly became upset when questioned about prior warrants for failing to shovel a sidewalk and failing to yield to an emergency vehicle.
He posted bail on the warrants and has a February 27 court date.
The 37-year-old hip-hop artistMore >
Homeless Billy Ray Harris recently found a diamond ring in his change cup.
Incredibly, he returned it to the woman who gave it to him by mistake.Homeless Man Returns Ring
Sarah Darling, who hadn’t meant to be quite that generous, told Kansas City’s KCTV that “my rings were bothering me, so I put them in my coin purse.”
Darling didn’t realize what she’d done until the next day, and was emotionally devastated; she returned and asked Harris if he remembered her.
Harris recalled, “She squatted down like you did like right there and says, ‘Do you remember me?’ And I was like, ‘IMore >
Rihanna’s lovey-dovey reunion with Chris Brown at the Grammys sparked debate among viewers, with a lot of peeps offering support and many others critical.
Some fellow stars aren’t fans of the romance being back on either. Case in point: Katy Perry, who has been close friends with Rihanna for years now.
Perry “doesn’t approve” of Rihanna and Chris Brown dating again, according to Us Weekly, and as a result, their friendship has reportedly suffered.
“They aren’t tight anymore because Katy doesn’t approve of Rihanna dating Chris Brown,” an insider said of the sexy songbirds’More >
A boy and his bulldog. Friends forever. National treasures.
Little Tasuku and his French Bulldog Muu are inseparable, and have become Internet sensations in recent days because, well, they’re just that cute. See?!
Apparently, the boy and his bulldog do everything together. They sit on the couch. Talk. Have snack. Take naps. It’s really tailor made for an Instagram account.
The boys’ mother, Aya Sakai, certainly thought so.
Her photos of the duo’s daily adventures have earned her 67,000 followers, who are smitten with Muu, Tasuku and their adorable, enduring friendship.
The LAPD has moved back into a “normal state of police operation” after Tuesday’s Christopher Dorner gun battle, a signal that the manhunt is over.
Cops won’t officially declare Christopher Dorner dead until the tests are run on the corpse believed to be inside what is left of a burned down California cabin.
Still, every indication is that Dorner was inside when the cabin went up in smoke. A rep for the police department says the city is no longer on tactical alert.
Dorner met his fate following a frightening shootout in which he exchanged fire with police and barricaded himselfMore >
A NEW batch of Kate Middleton bikini photos will reportedly be published in Italy’s Chi magazine, months after it ran topless shots of the Duchess.
St James’ Palace condemned plans by the celebrity gossip magazine to print photos of Prince William’s pregnant wife on a private Caribbean holiday.
The alleged Kate Middleton photos are said to show the 31-year-old wearing a bikini and walking on a beach on the island of Mustique with her husband.
Last year, Chi ran a 26-page special revealing Kate Middleton topless during a holiday in France, which the royals called “a clear breachMore >
Frank Ocean told police in a statement that he was called a “f**got” during his parking lot brawl with Chris Brown, who also threatened to shoot him.
According to the police report, Ocean told police Brown had punched him in the face after Frank told Chris he had taken Ocean’s parking space.
Ocean told police Brown tried to shake his hand, but Ocean refused, telling Brown he was in his parking spot at Westlake Studios in Los Angeles.
Frank Ocean WILL NOT press charges against Chris Brown after last week’s brawl, announcing that he after some soul searching, he has opted to move on.
Ocean posted on his Tumblr, “As a child I thought if someone jumped me it would result in me murdering or mutilating a man. But as a man I am not a killer.”
“I’ll choose sanity. No criminal charges. No civil lawsuit. Forgiveness, albeit difficult, is wisdom. Peace, albeit trite, is what I want in my short life. Peace.”
Simple, yet profound thoughts from the rapper.
The Chris Brown-Frank Ocean fight broke out last Sunday outsideMore >
Actor Jason London was dazed, confused and worse for the wear Sunday night after being arrested for assault and disorderly conduct at a bar in Scottsdale, Ariz.
He allegedly sneezed on and then slugged a fellow patron.
London, showing “extreme signs of alcohol impairment,” started cursing at the paramedics who were trying to assess him for injuries inside the Martini Ranch.
Police say London tried to shove another officer, who then kneed the actor’s outer right thigh to get him to sit down. The fun/insanity did not end there.
After London had ultimately refused medicalMore >
Two of Casey Anthony’s four convictions for lying to authorities during the investigation into her daughter Caylee‘s disappearance have been dismissed, according to reports.
Casey’s legal team appeared on her behalf in the 5th District Court of Appeals in Florida to appeal all four convictions and ask that they be thrown out.
A panel of judges found that two of the four convictions should be tossed because they constituted double jeopardy – dual convictions of the same crime.
The state argued that double jeopardy wasn’t a valid reason to reject any convictions because each falseMore >
Ryan Lanza is already grieving and no doubt floored by the deaths of his brother, Adam Lanza, their mother Nancy and the 26 other people Adam killed yesterday.
As if that weren’t enough to process, he was erroneously named as the man responsible for the Connecticut shooting by overzealous media outlets at first.
Many TV news outlets and websites were scrambling after reporting Ryan Lanza, 24, was the shooter, even though state and federal officials did not confirm this.
It is now believed that Adam Lanza, 20, had an ID of Ryan’s on him, leading to the initial confusion. But forMore >
On Thanksgiving morning, Olivier Martinez dropped Gabriel Aubry with a few roundhouses to the face.
Now, according to TMZ sources, the Canadian model has dropped the restraining order he subsequently took out against the French actor.
With Halle Berry and Aubry having reached a legal settlement in their custody/protective order battle, Gabriel’s attorney went to court Friday and told a judge his client no longer needed to be kept away from Martinez.
A couple days after the holiday brawl, Aubry had said Martinez was to blame for the fisticuffs, bashing his head against theMore >
One week after their relationship hit rock bottom, Halle Berry and Gabriel Aubry have reportedly agreed to a legal truce.
Details of the accord are scarce, but Aubry showed up in court today (Berry and fiancé Olivier Martinez were absent), with his attorney and Berry’s attorney releasing a joint statement a short while ago that simply reads:
“The parties have reached an amicable agreement. There will be no further statements regarding this matter.”
At immediate issue had been the protective order against Aubry granted to Berry on Thanksgiving, hours after Gabriel and MartinezMore >