Retired LAPD Detective: Las Vegas Police Should Make Arrest In Tupac Shakur's MurderHe was a legend in life and in death, and 23 years after rapper and actor Tupac Shakur was murdered in a drive-by shooting in Las Vegas, the people he impacted are still searching for justice.
'A Giant Among Us': Tributes Pour In For Director John SingletonSingleton, 51, died at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center 12 days after suffering a devastating stroke. He was the first African American director to be nominated for an Oscar and the youngest ever Best Director nominee at the age of 24. Singleton, who grew up in South LA, was a USC student in his 20s when he wrote the iconic film “Boyz in the Hood.”
LASD Demands Apology For Depiction In Biggie, Tupac Crime SpecialThe sheriff’s department claims it had no role in the death investigation of Biggie Smalls.
Tupac Breakup Letter To Madonna Hits Auction BlockIn 1995, Tupac wrote to her from prison, explaining why he broke up with her, saying it was because of her race.
Car Tupac Shakur Was Fatally Shot In On Sale For $1.5MThe car in which rapper Tupac Shakur was fatally shot is for sale, with an asking price of $1.5 million.
Afeni Shakur, Mother Of Rapper Tupac Shakur, DiesAfeni Shakur, the political activist mother of slain rap icon Tupac Shakur who inspired her son's work and strived to keep his legacy alive, has died. She was 69.
Detective Who Headed 1997 Biggie Smalls Murder Investigation Dies At 62Russell Poole collapsed Wednesday while discussing a cold case with his former LAPD colleagues.
Best Of LA - Week Of May 11Angelenos can look forward to a busy week full of life’s fullest and finest.
Fans Buzzing Over Tupac 'Resurrection' At Coachella For one night only, the dead walked — and rhymed and danced — among the living in the Southern California desert.
Former Clipper Elton Brand Creating Movie Of 2Pac The bizarre saga of Elton Brand leaving the Clippers in 2009 had an interesting wrinkle. Brand was surrendering his proximity to Hollywood. Brand had long held an interest in film, along with friend Baron Davis (who Brand had helped recruit to join the Clippers before Brand bailed for Philadelphia).
Convicted Felon Reportedly Admits To Shooting Tupac In Online PostingNew York City police have begun an investigation into an online posting supposedly from a convicted felon who claims to have shot and robbed slain rapper Tupac Shakur.
Hackers Post Phony Tupac Story On PBS WebsitePBS officials say hackers have cracked the network's website. The hackers apparently posted a phony story claiming dead rapper Tupac Shakur was alive in New Zealand.
Grammy Museum Puts Spotlight On Hip Hop Music, CultureA new exhibit opened at the Grammy Museum as part of Grammy Week festivities, putting the spotlight on the culture and lifestyle inspired by hip hop music.