There has been so much backlash in regards to Jemel Roberson, a 26-year old security guard who was simply doing his job during a bar shooting in Chicago. After customers of the bar got kicked out, they returned shortly after and fired a couple rounds. Jemel shot back and was able to catch one of… Read more »
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Park activists want to stop the President Obama Presidential Center. A lawsuit was filed over the center. It specifically questions how plans have been developed, how they’ve been rolled out and brought to Chicagoans. Protect Our Parks Inc., the nonprofit that filed suit, said organizers have pulled a “bait and switch” with marketing the center as a presidential… Read more »
The #MuteRKelly movement is gaining momentum. R Kelly has been accused of abusing multiple women and holding them hostage in his homes. R Kelly has had accusations going around him for years now, but some recent R Kelly concerts coinciding with the #TimesUp movement have sparked some major uproar. The hashtag #MuteRKelly has been circulating and now… Read more »
A Southwest Airlines flight to Newark made an emergency landing in Cleveland. Passengers on Twitter tweeted the emergency exit window shattered during Flight 957. The Boeing 737 left Chicago at 8:46 this morning and landed in Cleveland at 10:46 a.m. The FAA says the plane landed without incident. More here.
R Kelly is apologizing to all his fans. I’ll #spillthetea. Is Blac Chyna pregnant? Katt Williams is being sued. Again. Thanks for watching #TonysTea from the Smooth R&B 105.7 studio!
Lauryn Hill will perform The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill at the Pitchfork Festival. The performance will celebrate the 20 year anniversary of The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill. The festival is Chicago July 20-22. More here.
Steve Harvey’s talk show gets renewed for a second season. NBCUniversal Domestic TV picked up the 2018-19 season. Steve, you’ll remember, moved the show from Chicago to Los Angeles and changed the format to have more celebrity guests. More here. Congrats!
Tyrese may have broken the law when he married his first wife. I’ll #spillthetea. Oprah sold a HUGE share of OWN. Kandi Burruss announces her official plans for Broadway. Thanks for watching #TonysTea from the Smooth R&B 105.7 studio!
Tyrese says he’s going to do a rap album. I’ll #spillthetea. Kerry Washington will produce a drama series for Facebook. Shonda Rhimes will get very special HUGE honor tomorrow. Thanks for watching #TonysTea from the Smooth R&B 105.7 studio!
After 25 years, Jesse Jackson Jr., and his wife, Sandi, are divorcing. Jessie, Jr., filed for divorce Monday but started the process in July as Sandi was finishing her turn in prison. You’ll remember the judge staggered their prison sentences so one of them would be home for their kids. He wants the kids to… Read more »