Joseph Magats is the Cook County prosecutor who made the decision to drop all charges against “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett. Magats took over the case after Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx recused herself from the case after it was reported that she tried to convince Chicago Police Supt. EddieRead More →

TBILISI, Georgia (AP) — A fugitive British man wanted for the manslaughter of a woman killed during a London date on a speedboat is to be extradited from Georgia, a court ruled Tuesday. Jack Shepherd, 31, vanished while on bail over the manslaughter of 24-year-old Charlotte Brown, who died whenRead More →

In the middle of the night, professional mixed martial artist and boxer Conor McGregor surprised the world by announcing on Twitter that he would be retiring from the sport. The former UFC featherweight and lightweight champion tweeted: “Hey guys quick announcement, I’ve decided to retire from the sport formally knownRead More →

Two of the five inmates who escaped Monday night from the Nash County jail in North Carolina have been captured, according to the sheriff’s office. “David Viverette and Raheem Horne have been captured in Rocky Mount,” the sheriff’s office said in a statement. UPDATE!! Two of the suspects have justRead More →

It was first announced in January that Korean supergroup BTS, short for Bangtan Sonyeondan or “Beyond the Scene,” would be partnering up with iconic Barbie maker Mattel to release a line of dolls. On March 18, Mattel started to slowly tease fans with how the dolls would look. First, theyRead More →

BEIJING (AP) — Asian stock prices rebounded Tuesday after global markets slid on worries about U.S. and European economic growth. Tokyo’s Nikkei 225 index rose 1.8 percent to 21,362.60 and Hong Kong’s Hang Seng gained 0.5 percent to 28,663.04. The Shanghai Composite Index was unchanged at 3,043.02 and Sydney’s S&P-ASXRead More →