Michael Cohen has split with his legal team, which pundits believe could be a shift in legal strategy amid potential criminal charges. Some say the pressure on Donald Trump’s former personal lawyer may inspire him to turn on the president and cooperate with prosecutors.
Azealia Banks called Cardi B an “illiterate, untalented rat” and a “caricature of a black woman” in a radio interview. Cardi B defended her persona and musical style with a series of Instagram posts before deleting her account. “I did not choose to be famous people choose me!”
At Facebook’s annual developer conference, CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced a new system that ranks and prioritizes news organizations based on trustworthiness, as well as a “Clear History” function to keep Facebook from tracking users around the internet.
Mariah Carey revealed her bipolar disorder diagnosis to ‘People’ magazine. Although she was first diagnosed in 2001, she “didn’t want to believe it” and only recently sought treatment after “the hardest couple of years I’ve been through.” She’s now in therapy and on medication.
Erik and Lyle Menendez have been reunited in a Southern California prison. The brothers -- who are serving life sentences without parole for killing their parents in their Beverly Hills mansion in 1989 -- moved into the same housing unit and will participate in rehabilitation programs.
Rudolph Giuliani resigned from his law firm, where he had taken a leave of absence to serve as President Trump’s personal lawyer, due to tensions over public comments. The former NYC mayor defended payments made by Trump’s lawyer Michael Cohen to a pornographic actress.
Edie Falco ('The Sopranos,' 'Nurse Jackie') is receiving rave reviews for her role in the just-released romantic drama ‘Outside In’. Falco plays a middle-aged high school teacher trapped in her job and marriage helping a former student and ex-con transition back into society.