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

Elton John will headline Glastonbury 2023, the final UK show of his farewell tour

Elton John will headline Glastonbury 2023, the final UK show of his farewell tour

London CNN — Elton John will headline Glastonbury Festival next summer in what will be the last UK show of his farewell tour, the festival announced on Friday. John will headline the Pyramid Stage on June 25, the final night of the music festival, Glastonbury organizer Emily Eavis said in a statement posted on the … 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

Meghan and Harry faced ‘disgusting and very real’ threats, says former counter-terrorism chief

Meghan and Harry faced ‘disgusting and very real’ threats, says former counter-terrorism chief

CNN — Meghan, Duchess of Sussex and her husband Prince Harry have faced “disgusting and very real” threats from right-wing extremists, a former counter-terrorism police chief has claimed. In an interview with Britain’s Channel 4 News on Tuesday, Neil Basu said the threats against Meghan were serious and credible enough that authorities had tasked teams … 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