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Third suspect arrested in rapper Mac Miller’s drug death probe

09 September, 2019 11:52 am 11:52 am

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – A Los Angeles man who prosecutors say supplied the counterfeit oxycodone laced with fentanyl blamed in Mac Miller’s fatal 2018 overdose has been taken into custody on federal drug charges, the third arrest stemming from the rapper’s death. Stephen Andrew “Stevie” Walter was apprehended at his Los Angeles home on Monday … Read More


US charges Ex-Fugees rapper, Malaysian businessman Low over funding in 2012...

05 May, 2019 9:42 am 9:42 am

NEW YORK (Reuters) – The US Justice Department announced it had charged former Fugees rapper Prakazrel “Pras” Michel and wealthy Malaysian businessman Low Taek Jho, popularly known as “Jho Low,” for conspiring to steer illegal foreign campaign funds into the 2012 presidential election. According to the unsealed indictment, between June 2012 and November 2012, Low … Read More

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Mourners injured in stampede at vigil for slain rapper

04 April, 2019 8:52 pm 8:52 pm

(Reuters) – At least two people were critically injured and 10 others hurt after hundreds of fans stampeded during a vigil for slain rapper Nipsey Hussle in Los Angeles late Monday, officials and media reports said. Gunfire was reported in a crowd outside Hussle’s clothing store, Marathon Clothing, in south Los Angeles, where he was … Read More

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Rapper 21 Savage being held unfairly, attorneys claim

02 February, 2019 5:09 pm 5:09 pm

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Attorneys for rapper 21 Savage, who was taken into custody in Atlanta on immigration charges over the weekend, said on Monday that he had been arrested based on incorrect information about his criminal record and should be released while awaiting court proceedings. The entertainer, whose real name is Sha Yaa Bin … Read More

Rapper Mac Miller dies in Los Angeles at age 26

09 September, 2018 9:29 am 9:29 am

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Mac Miller, a rapper from Pittsburgh whose debut album topped the charts in 2011 after his upbeat style gained a following online and who previously dated singer Ariana Grande, died in Los Angeles at age 26, officials said. He was found unresponsive at his home in the Studio City neighborhood and … Read More