Posts Tagged Celebrity

B.B. King funeral to take place Saturday in Mississippi

The hearse with the casket bearing the body of blues legend B.B. King leaves the B.B. King Museum and Delta Interpretive Center after a day of public viewing, Friday, May 29, 2015 in Indianola, Miss. The visitation comes a day before the funeral for the man who influenced generations of singers and guitarists. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

INDIANOLA, Miss. (AP) — Blues pioneer B.B. King is being remembered in the Mississippi Delta as a man whose talent was equaled by his generous spirit.

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Jury convicts TV actor Diamond of misdemeanors in stabbing

This Dec. 26, 2014 file photo provided by the Ozaukee County, Wis.,  Sheriff shows Dustin Diamond.  Diamond, the actor who played Screech in the 1990s TV show "Saved by the Bell," is accused of stabbing a man during a Christmas Day bar fight in southeastern Wisconsin.  (Ozaukee County Sheriff via AP, File)

PORT WASHINGTON, Wis. (AP) — TV actor Dustin Diamond was convicted Friday of two misdemeanors stemming from a barroom fight, but a Wisconsin jury cleared the former “Saved by the Bell” actor of the most serious felony charge.

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Carl’s, Hardee’s CEO: Not all models know how to eat burgers

In this Aug. 6, 2014 photo provided by CKE Restaurants, company CEO Andy Puzder speaks at a news conference in Austin, Texas, to highlight Carl’s Jr.’s commitment to the state. Carl’s Jr. and Hardee’s ads featuring starring nearly naked women have become a part of American culture, according to Puzder. (Jack Plunkett/CKE Restaurants via AP)

NEW YORK (AP) — Carl’s Jr. and Hardee’s ads starring nearly naked women have become a part of American culture, according to Andy Puzder, CEO of the chains’ parent company.

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Falcons LB Shembo waived after animal cruelty charge

This June 15, 2014, file photo, Atlanta Falcons linebacker Prince Shembo. Police have charged Shembo with aggravated animal cruelty after his girlfriend’s dog died from blunt force trauma. Gwinnett County police said in a news release that they obtained a warrant Friday, May 29, 2015, for the NFL player's arrest. (AP Photo/File)

LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. (AP) — The Atlanta Falcons waived linebacker Prince Shembo on Friday, shortly after he was charged with aggravated animal cruelty.

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Coyotes reinstate radio analyst Nick Boynton

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona Coyotes reinstated radio analyst Nick Boynton on Friday, two months after the former NHL defenseman was suspended following his arrest at a Buffalo, New York, casino.

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