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Bay Area Rappers Rescue Tenants From Burning Building
Bay Area rappers Sleepy D and Big Hongry helped rescue a number of tenants from a burning apartment building in Oakland, Calif. Tuesday afternoon (July 5).
According to the San Francisco Examiner, Sleepy D and Big Hongry were watching TV in a top-floor apartment when they smelled smoke and quickly re…
Police Still Investigating ‘Suspicious’ Fire at 50 Cent Home
According to recent reports, police are still investigating the cause of the 2008 blaze that burned down 50 Cent's 5,200 square foot Long Island mansion.
The $1.4 million Long Island, N.Y. home, where 50's estranged baby's mother, Shaniqua Tompkins and their son Marquis resided, burned to the ground …
Diddy to Pay for Model’s Hair Repair
At Diddy's recent release party for his Dirty Money opus 'Last Train to Paris,' a bikini-clad model stole the show when her hair caught on fire via a live Web broadcast. As the model sat looking angelic in a Jacuzzi, her flowing hair fell victim to the votive candles lining the tub...
Mariah Carey Extinguishes Electrical Fire in Egypt
Mariah Carey was on hand for a private concert at Egypt's Pyramids Panorama on Monday, May 17, but the songbird was forced to deal with a quick electrical snafu before taking the stage.
Just a few minutes before she was scheduled to perform, an electrical fire sparked backstage, but instead of …
Lil Wayne Sentencing Delayed, Again
According to the Associated Press and New York Times, Lil Wayne's sentencing has been postponed for a second time. The delay today is said to be due to a fire that broke out at 10:30AM EST at the Manhattan Criminal Courthouse where Weezy was to turn himself in at 2:15PM EST for attempted crimin…
Man Charged in Gamble and Huff Studio Fire
The man who allegedly used a cigarette lighter to look inside Philadelphia International Records studios early Sunday morning, after a reported night on the town drinking, has been charged with arson.
Surveillance video showing an intoxicated Christopher Cimini of South Philadelphia, 27, kicking in t…
Bow Wow Fires His Managers
Recently-recruited Cash Money rapper Bow Wow has decided to go the independent route and manage himself, according to a recent post from his Twitter account.
"I'm firing all managers. I'm taking the Ray Allen approach," the rapper tweeted, in reference to the self-managed…