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  • Blogs

    November 9, 2011

    Heavy D, Hip-Hop Pioneer and Actor, Dead at 44

    ‚ÄčJamaican-born hip-hop legend, actor, and father Heavy D died in Los Angeles on Tuesday evening. He was 44. On Monday, the singer collapsed at his Beverly Hills home. He was taken to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center where he later died, according to the Los Angeles County coroner's office. No foul ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 1, 2010

    Top Chef Season 7: Intern Picnic Par-tay, Episode 3 Recap

    Photo by David Giesbrecht/BravoStop playing it safe Andrea!‚ÄčAnother episode of Top Chef, another episode of the same: Angelo and Kenny continue to whoop everyone's ass, Homegirl Andrea floats around in contestant purgatory, which isn't a good place to be. Her  food is passable for now, but ho ... More >>

  • News

    April 16, 2009

    Letters from the Issue of April 16, 2009

    "It's time for the citizens of this country to make the decision to stop paying taxes."

  • News

    August 2, 2001

    Mo' Money, Mo' Trouble

    It ain't easy being a millionaire businessman and a notorious thug

  • News

    March 30, 2000

    Orphans of the State

    For countless undocumented immigrant kids, America is not the land of puppies and Disney trips, but the land of neglect

  • News

    February 24, 1993

    A Sea of Trouble

    For 66 days Bill and Simonne Butler drifted together on a tiny raft in the Pacific. After they were finally rescued and came back to Miami, they drifted apart.