Prison for Nicki Minaj’s sex offender husband threatens her family dreams

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The Mercury News

Nicki Minaj, one of the most acclaimed and best-selling female rappers of all time, had a game plan for her life, and it involved having a husband and at least one baby, possibly two, by the time she released her fifth studio album. Minaj married the husband, Kenneth “Zoo” Petty, in 2019, after first dating him as a teenager. The “Super Bass” singer also had her first baby in October 2020, and this summer, she tweeted that she’s working on her fifth album. But Minaj, 38, might have to tear up her game plan now that Petty is facing up to 10 years in prison for his failure to register as a sex o… Read More “Prison for Nicki Minaj’s sex offender husband threatens her family dreams”

Candlebox Have Embraced It’s ‘All Down Hill From Here’ + Why That’s OK

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Loudwire

The calendar reads 2021, not 1993. The Metallica’s and Rush’s of the World aren’t calling with invites to tour, MTV’s not pounding on the door for their next video, and that’s okay. Candlebox have seen the highs of the music World, but nearly 30 years into their career they’re still finding new successes, and by embracing the ideas behind the current single “All Down Hill From Here,” it’s safe to say that there are still victories to be found on the road ahead. We’re speaking with singer Kevin Martin from the road where he and the band are promoting the Sept. 17 release of their new album Wolv… Read More “Candlebox Have Embraced It’s ‘All Down Hill From Here’ + Why That’s OK”

A year after fire destroyed Malden, a grieving town slowly rebuilds

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The Seattle Times

MALDEN, Wash. — Laura Rankin watched a mushroom cloud of smoke balloon from her kitchen window the day fire came. The sky turned gray and wind swirled unnaturally from the east while birds flew frantically. Smoke and dust blotted out the early afternoon sun above this tiny former railroad town surrounded by tall pine trees and rolling, brittle yellow wheat fields just south of Spokane. Tree branches swung in the opposite direction and 60 mile-an-hour winds slammed against the wrong side of her house, as if the town had been flipped like a snow globe. Rankin’s garden — 6-foot-tall hedges and ro… Read More “A year after fire destroyed Malden, a grieving town slowly rebuilds”

IMC and Team Liquid to collaborate on charity event

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Esports Insider

Dutch trading and market maker IMC has announced it will join forces with international esports organisation Team Liquid to co-host the Trading and Gaming for Charity event tomorrow, on September 14th. As a result, several of the Team Liquid’s content creators will take part in a 24-hour charity Twitch stream while during the same period, all profits from IMC’s trades will go to non-profit organisation Room to Read. RELATED: Team Liquid announces multi-year deal with IMC Team Liquid’s involvement with the event builds on a multi-year partnership that it signed with IMC back in February 2021. T… Read More “IMC and Team Liquid to collaborate on charity event”

KDDI teams up with SpaceX to give better access in remote areas

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Kyodo News

Major Japanese telecommunications service provider KDDI Corp. said Monday it has joined hands with SpaceX to provide better access to users on remote islands and in mountainous regions in Japan via the U.S. firm’s satellites. KDDI said it aims to deliver with Space Exploration Technologies Corp., founded by tech billionaire Elon Musk, high-speed, low-latency broadband internet via SpaceX’s Starlink satellites to 1,200 remote mobile towers as soon as 2022 so its rural customers can experience urban-level mobile connectivity. Starlink satellites are positioned in low Earth orbit at an altitude o… Read More “KDDI teams up with SpaceX to give better access in remote areas”

Machine Gun Kelly and Conor McGregor Get Into Scuffle at MTV VMAs, Connor Tries to Throw Punch at MGK – Watch

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XXL Mag

While the 2021MTV Video Music Awards appears to have go on without a hitch during the live broadcast tonight (Sept. 12), the same can’t be said for what apparently to happened on the red carpet just before the event aired. According to TMZ on Sunday night and based on video footage that began circulating the internet during the annual award show, UFC fighter Conor McGregor apparently swung at Machine Gun Kelly right before the show commenced and there’s clips and still photos to prove it. However, despite McGregor’s swings, it doesn’t look like any of the punches actually landed. Sources claim… Read More “Machine Gun Kelly and Conor McGregor Get Into Scuffle at MTV VMAs, Connor Tries to Throw Punch at MGK – Watch”