Takeoff: Houston police make arrest in rapper’s murder

Takeoff: Houston police make arrest in rapper’s murder

CNN — A man has been arrested and charged with murder in connection with the murder of rapper Takeoff, Houston Police Chief Troy Finner announced Friday at a press conference. Patrick Xavier Clark, 33, was arrested on the east side of Houston, Texas on Thursday night. Another man, Cameron Joshua, 22, was arrested last month … Read more

Jake Flint: the musician dies just hours after his wedding

Jake Flint: the musician dies just hours after his wedding

CNN — Oklahoma musician Jake Flint died suddenly over the weekend, hours after his wedding, his publicist Clif Doyal told CNN. He was 37 years old. “Jake Flint was a true ambassador for the Oklahoma and Texas Red Dirt music scene,” Doyal said. “He was not only a prolific songwriter, recording artist and in-demand live … Read more

‘Die Hard’ and ‘Walker, Texas Ranger’ star Clarence Gilyard dies at 66

‘Die Hard’ and ‘Walker, Texas Ranger’ star Clarence Gilyard dies at 66

CNN — Clarence Gilyard Jr., actor best known for playing hacker Theo on ‘Die Hard’ and naval flight officer Marcus ‘Sundown’ Williams on ‘Top Gun’, has died aged 66 . His death was announced Monday in a statement from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV), where he worked as an associate professor at the … Read more

Jay Leno performing at the California Comedy Club, two weeks after a burn accident

Jay Leno performing at the California Comedy Club, two weeks after a burn accident

CNN — Jay Leno returns to the comedy scene on Sunday night, two weeks after suffering extensive burns in a gasoline fire. The former “Tonight Show” host will perform to a sold-out crowd at the Comedy and Magic Club in Hermosa Beach, Calif., according to a club spokesperson. Leno, an avid car collector, was working … Read more