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Jussie Smollett Pleads Not Guilty In Hate Crime Hoax Case

Actor and singer Jussie Smollett pleaded not guilty to restored charges in Chicago related to claims that he staged a homophobic and racist attack against himself in an effort to get attention.
Smollett arrived in Chicago's Cook County courthouse Monday (Feb. 24) with his lawyer Tina Glandian, The Chicago Tribune reports. Glandian entered ... read more

Lifestyle Guru, Restaurateur And Former Model B. Smith Dies From Alzheimer’s Disease 

B. Smith, the groundbreaking lifestyle guru, restaurateur, author and former model, died on Saturday (Feb. 22) from early on-set Alzheimer’s disease. She was 70.
Smith’s husband, Dan Gasby, announced her death via Facebook on Sunday (Feb. 23). “It is with great sadness that my daughter, Dana, and I announce the passing of my wife, Barbara Elaine Smith,” the statement reads. “B died peacefully Saturday, February 22, 2020, at 10:50 p.m., of Early-Onset Alzheimer’s Disease in our home in Long Island, New York.”
Barbara Elaine Smith was born in Everson, Penn., on Aug. 24, 1949. Smith began her modeling career in the 1960s working for Ebony Fashion Fair and later signing with Wilhelmina Models. Smith covered 15 magazines during her modeling days,... read more



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