‘You wonder why we don’t report crime?': Oscar-winning rapper Rhymefest gets apology from Chicago PD after ‘disgusting treatment’ while trying to report being robbed at gunpoint

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Rhymefest

Reports: Daily Mail

A rapper who was robbed at gunpoint on Chicago’s South Side on Saturday says that he was treated ‘disgustingly’ by police as he went to report the crime.

Grammy- and Oscar-winning artist Rhymefest – real name Che Smith – took to Twitter to lament the way the situation was handled.

According to a police report, a man jumped into Rhymefest’s parked vehicle, pointed a gun at him and demanded his wallet around 7:30 a.m. near the 4300 block of South Cottage Grove Ave.

‘It’s a marathon, not a sprint': Usain Bolt carries on his epic Olympics after-party at London nightclub as a van-load of ladies follow him back to his hotel

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Usain Bolt

Reports: Daily Mail

Usain Bolt may be the fastest man in the world, but continues to show impressive stamina to go with his speed with yet another night on the town.

The Jamaican sprint king rounded off his 7 days of partying in the capital with a night out at Drama nightclub.

It comes just a day after he held a mock medal ceremony for a group of women who had flashed their breasts to him.

‘Shame': Giuliani slams Beyonce’s VMA performance about cop shootings as he fumes that ‘I saved more black lives than any of those people you saw on stage by reducing crime!’

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Rudy Giuliani

Reports: Daily Mail

Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giulani called Beyonce’s 15-minute-long MTV Video Music Awards performance a ‘shame’ for its imagery of cops killing black people.

‘I ran the largest and best police department in the world, the New York City Police Department,’ Giuliani noted this morning on Fox & Friends. ‘And I saved more black lives than any of those people you saw on stage by reducing crime and particularly homicide by 75 percent.’

Giuliani previously had taken offense to Beyonce’s Super Bowl performance of ‘Formation,’ which he called ‘outrageous’ and an ‘attack’ on police officers for its Black Lives Matter message and Black Panther Party look.

Is this the most A-list post-VMA dinner party ever? Beyoncé, Jay Z, Kanye West, Kim Kardashian and Alicia Keys laugh together in Swizz Beatz’ new pic

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A-list dinner

Reports: Daily Mail

As is normal protocol, Sunday night’s MTV Video Music Awards drew a host of the industry’s biggest names when it was held at Madison Square Garden.

But after the awards show, it appears that the place to be was Italian eatery Pasquale Jones, where the cream of the A-list crop enjoyed an intimate meal.

On Monday, Swizz Beatz took to Instagram to share a shot of him and his wife Alicia Keys laughing alongside Beyoncé and Jay Z, Kim Kardashian and Kanye West and Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs and Cassie.

Humiliated Huma FINALLY dumps sexting Weiner: Hillary’s top aide separates from her husband just hours after he sent an admirer a photo of his crotch while their four-year-old son slept beside him

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Huma Abedin

Reports: Daily Mail

Huma Abedin is separating from her husband Anthony Weiner in the wake of his latest sexting scandal.

The Clinton campaign manager released a statement on Monday morning just hours after the New York Post reported that Weiner had been sending lewd texts to another woman behind her back, marking the third time he had been caught in the act in the past five years.

Making matters worse, one of the pictures was of Weiner showcasing his manhood in a pair of boxer briefs while the couple’s four-year-old son Jordan lay asleep next to him in bed.

Olympic superstar Katie Ledecky couldn’t get in to her own local swimming club for 15 YEARS because it’s so exclusive

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Katie Ledecky

Reports: Daily Mail

She might be one of Team USA’s star athletes – but Katie Ledecky still had to wait for 15 years to join her local swimming club in Maryland because it is so exclusive.

While her family were on the waiting list for Little Falls Swimming Club in Bethesda, Ledecky won a gold at the 2012 Olympics in London.

But because of the club’s strict admission rules – which caps the membership to 377 families based on their proximity to the site – she had to wait like everyone else.

Ice Road Truckers star Darrell Ward is killed in a plane crash en route to film a new show about air disasters

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Darrell Ward

Reports: Daily Mail

One of the stars of Ice Road Truckers, Darrell Ward, has died in a plane crash while on his way to film a documentary about the recovery of plane wrecks.

Ward, 52, was on his way to Missoula, Montana and was killed alongside his co-pilot.

The pair had taken off from Dallas, Texas, where Ward had been attending the Great American Truck Show.

Shocking body cam footage shows female officer pepper spraying an 84-year-old woman after storming her house in search for her son

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pepper spraying

Reports: Daily Mail

An 84-year-old woman who was pepper sprayed in the face by police in Oklahoma has prompted an internal investigation.

The incident occurred on August 9 as Muskogee police officers kicked the front door in of the home of Geneva Smith as they attempted to arrest her son.

Body camera footage from the cops that stormed that house shows a female officer spraying Smith in the face within seconds of entering the home, with the elderly woman then falling to the ground, KFOR reported.

Accused internet pirate Kim Dotcom wants to livestream his legal battle against to avoid extradition from New Zealand to the US where he faces decades in jail

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Kim Dotcom

Reports: Daily Mail

Embattled internet entrepreneur Kim Dotcom wants to livestream his legal battle against the United States on YouTube.

Dotcom’s lawyers have asked if they can film his extradition appeal, which began Monday at New Zealand’s High Court in Auckland, but the United States opposes the plan.

Justice Murray Gilbert, the New Zealand judge hearing the appeal, criticised Dotcom’s request for coming at the last-minute but said he’d let other media discuss it before making a decision, the National Business Review newspaper reported.

Dallas police crack down on protesters and critics in the wake of mass shooting

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mass shooting

Reports: Daily Mail

The day after five Dallas officers were killed by a sniper, the city’s police chief described the men as ‘guardians’ of democracy, praising them for protecting the freedom to protest at a large demonstration against police brutality.

President Barack Obama later eulogized the slain officers, saying they died while defending essential constitutional rights.

But nearly two months after the shootings, Dallas police have moved to silence critics and squelch lingering questions about the attack.