Jussie Smollett To Be Written Out Of ‘Empire’The actor was arrested Thursday on allegations he staged a fake hate crime attack against himself on the streets of Chicago because he was unhappy about his salary on the show.
The Smollett Case: Some Puzzled, Some OutragedSmollett, who is black and gay, said he was physically attacked last month by two masked men shouting racial and anti-gay slurs.
CNN: Police Sources Believe Smollett Paid Brothers To Stage 'Attack'The sources told CNN that the two brothers are now cooperating fully with law enforcement.
Brothers Called Suspects In Jussie Smollett Attack ReleasedAt least one of the brothers worked on Smollett's hit show "Empire."
'Empire' Star Jussie Smollett Breaks His Silence Over Alleged Hate Crime "Let me start by saying that I’m ok. My body is strong but my soul is stronger."
UCLA Men's Volleyball Team Leaves Balmy LA For Frigid ChicagoWith even native Chicagoans finding this frigid weather much colder than usual, a team from balmy Los Angeles looked completely out of its element.
Chicago Police Release Photos Of Persons Of Interest In 'Empire' Star AttackJussie Smollett told CNN he fought back at the attackers.
‘Empire’ Actor Jussie Smollett Hurt In Possible Chicago Hate-Crime AttackThe suspects allegedly yelled homophobic slurs at Smollett before attacking him, pouring a chemical substance on him and then wrapping a rope around his neck.
Flights To LAX From Chicago Canceled Due To Blizzard-Like ConditionsUnited, Air Canada, Air China, Air New Zealand and SAS all had 9:05 a.m. arrivals that were canceled; likewise for 10:15 a.m. arrivals from American, Japan, and Malaysia flights due to arrive from Chicago.
Chance The Rapper Goes Undercover As Lyft Driver To Raise Money For Chicago SchoolsChance the Rapper donned the most basic of disguises to trick Lyft riders, but it was all for a good cause.
Drake Visits Girl Needing Transplant Who Made 'In My Feelings' VideoSofia Sanchez, an 11-year-old girl awaiting a heart transplant at Chicago’s Lurie Children’s Hospital, got a visit from her idol Drake after a video of her doing the #KiKiChallenge went viral.