Whitney Houston Biography: Rihanna Whispered for Biopic Role, Bobby Brown Criticised for Opportunism
Rumors are flying around the possibility of Rihanna playing Whitney Houston in an upcoming biopic about the late singer.
In a recent Playboy interview, comedian and character actor David Cross revealed that not only has he smoked crack--if only once because it sounds like he was immediately addicted--but that he snorted cocaine inside the White House.
Two major explosions shook the key Somalia city of Baidoa, only hours after Ethiopian troops and pro-government forces there helped wrest the Baidoa from the hands of Al-Qaeda backed insurgents. The intensifying conflict falls on the same day world leaders gather in London for a conference to address diplomatic response to decades of instability in Somalia.
On the renovated 13th floor of an imposing government building sits Clocktower Gallery, wedged on Leonard street somewhere between Tribeca, City Hall and Chinatown; on Tuesday, Feb. 21 Taraka Larson presented a lecture on the formation of Now Age aesthetics and their implications for Ghost Modernism-an examination of the Symbol's loss of power and it's occult move to kitsch, all within an architecture of Utopia.
Two freelance producers for the CBS reality television show The Amazing Race were poisoned after a failed shakedown attempt in Africa, leaving one dead.
Fans are squealing over Zoe Saldana and Bradley Cooper's progressing romance, as Saldana and Cooper's mother were seen out together yesterday without the actor.
Abigail Noel Fisher, a white student rejected from the University of Texas, is taking an appeal of affirmative action policies to the nation's highest court.
IBTimes Staff reporters blog live the funeral of singer Whitney Houston.
We answer: how to watch Whitney Houston's funeral on Saturday.
Attorney General Eric Holder said in a letter to Congress Friday that the Obama administration would no longer defend legislation that blocks benefits to legally married same-sex couples.
A man in the Utah frontier has been breaking into cabins for more than five years, eluding police and stealing off with supplies needed for survival.
Singer Robin Thicke was arrested Friday in Manhattan, caught smoking a joint curbside in his Cadillac Escalade.
Welcome to the world of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles and their dystopian implications.
Selena Gomez, the 19 year-old singer and boo of Justin Bieber, announced her band The Scene are no longer a part of her scene, officially breaking up over the Internet.
Mysterious Brooklyn art-poppers share a late Valentine's gift.
It's been reported Katy Perry broke down in tears at a reunion with soon-to-be-ex husband Russel Brand.
Occupy Wall Street Demands: The 99 Percent Declaration Calls for July 4 General Assembly in Philadelphia
One frequent criticism of the Occupy movement was its lack of coherence in formulating demands. Today, the 99 Percent Declaration puts an end to those assertions.
CERN, the European laboratory for particle physics research and the largest facility like it in the world, announced it will take a 20-month break from hunting new particles to drastically increase the power of its particle accelerators, if the laboratory does not find or debunk the Higgs-Bosn particle by the end of 2012.
Protesters gathered near the Staples Center in Los Angeles, Sunday demanding renewed recognition for categories axed from the Grammy Awards last year, in the fields of R&B, American roots music, classical, Latin, jazz, country, pop rock.
IBTimes reports from the ground in Los Angeles, live blogging whatever events we can get our hands on.
We make our predictions for what will and what won't, and a few other things lacking the strict category of the 2012 Grammy Awards.
I get to the bottom of what file sharing means for the actual market of intellectual property.
President Obama shared an official campaign 2012 playlist on Spotify Thursday, Feb. 9, just days after singing a gilded Al Green song at the Apollo Theater.
Brooklyn's dual-singer-wielding noise-poppers Hunters rolled into town Wednesday on the back of a strong tour, playing a last-minute homecoming support slot for Jeff! The Brotherhood. The quartet of Isabel Almeida on vocals, Derek Watson on guitar and vox, John Mikulak on bass, and Greg Giuffre on drums has really solidified since they took off on the road.
Last night, the Museum of Sex (MoSex) in Manhattan played host to a gallery opening under the title F--- ART. Reporting from the scene.
Hip-hop moguls unleash the video for Watch the Throne standout track.
A routine traffic stop became a case of cloak and dagger in Connecticut when officers found a stun gun disguised as a cell phone. We have five other incognito weapons in this post.
Sacramento stranglehold experimental rappers Death Grips unleash a new single/video in tandem with a dual LP announcement.
The strange death of a high school student discovered at the University of Texas-Pan American (UTPA) in Edinburg, Texas, was ruled a suicide by authorities.