Terri Lee-Sylvester
February 22, 2019 - 7:30 am
DETROIT (WWJ) - It's a real-life Cinderella story: a book by a first-time author not only becomes a New York Times bestseller, it also becomes a critically-acclaimed movie. The first book from Angie Thomas, The Hate U Give, was released in February 2017. And now, two years later, with the release...
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"Empire" actor Jussie Smollett leaves Cook County jail following his release, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019, in Chicago. Smollett was charged with disorderly conduct and filling a false police report when he said he was attacked in downtown Chicago by two men who hurled racist and anti-gay slurs and looped a rope around his neck, a police said. (AP Photo/Kamil Krzaczynski)
February 21, 2019 - 8:30 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — As authorities laid out their case against "Empire" actor Jussie Smullett, the narrative that emerged Thursday sounded like that of a filmmaker who wrote, cast, directed and starred in a short movie. Prosecutors said Smollett gave detailed instructions to the accomplices who helped...
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Jussie Smollett
In this Nov. 14, 2015, photo, Jussie Smollett is shown at Macy's Lenox Square during the Sean John 2015 Fall Holiday event in Atlanta. (John Amis/AP Images for Macy's)
February 21, 2019 - 11:16 am
Following three weeks of mounting suspicions, Smollett was charged Wednesday with felony disorderly conduct, a charge that could bring up to three years in prison.
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February 21, 2019 - 6:50 am
Jussie Smollett has been indicted.
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© Robert Hanashiro-USA TODAY
February 20, 2019 - 4:41 pm
He's reportedly working on a documentary.
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Meghan, Duchess of Sussex
Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, leaves the Surrey Hotel ahead of her baby shower at the Mark Hotel on Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Kevin Hagen)
February 19, 2019 - 4:52 pm
Meghan and Prince Harry announced the pregnancy in October.
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This cover image released by Harper shows "Chika: A Little Girl, An Earthquake, and the Making of a Family," by Mitch Albom. (Harper via AP)
February 19, 2019 - 1:34 pm
Albom is known for best-sellers such as the nonfiction "Tuesdays With Morrie."
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This image released by Twentieth Century Fox shows the character Alita, voiced by Rosa Salazar, in a scene from "Alita: Battle Angel." (Twentieth Century Fox via AP)
February 17, 2019 - 2:01 pm
"Black Panther" set records last Presidents Day weekend.
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February 14, 2019 - 10:16 pm
"Smollett remains a core player on this very successful series."
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R. Kelly
May 28, 2016; Miami, FL, USA; R. Kelly performs at the American Airlines Arena. Mandatory (Credit: Ron Elkman/USA TODAY NETWORK)
February 14, 2019 - 3:31 pm
Kelly's attorney has denied previous allegations of sexual misconduct.
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