R. Kelly released a 19-minute confessional song called "I Admit," which addresses his sexual misconduct allegations and running a "sex cult": “They brainwashed, really? / Kidnapped, really? / Can’t eat, really? / Real talk, that sounds silly.” Kelly also sings about his illiteracy and "broke-ass" financial situation.
Mike Pompeo testifies today at his Congressional confirmation hearing for U.S. secretary of state following President Trump’s firing of Rex Tillerson. Democrats will likely pose aggressive questions about hardliner views on the Paris climate accord and North Korea's nuclear program.
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.
Attorney General Jeff Sessions limited asylum for domestic violence victims, overturning the immigration case of a Salvadoran woman who was raped and beaten by her former husband. Sessions said gang violence and domestic abuse should no longer serve as a basis for asylum.