Rosalyn Davis

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Cecil During Wartime

On the first day of a trip to Zimbabwe, in 2008, at the height of Robert Mugabe’s campaign of land seizures, directed at his country’s minority population of white farmers, I met an American hunter. A friend and I had driven up from Johannesburg, and entered the country by crossing the Limpopo …

Wildlife

PETA, IFAW and WWF take different approaches to comms after Cecil the lion killing

The International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) and PETA have used the incident to highlight campaigns to end trophy hunting, whereas WWF has gone …

British volunteers TRICKED into helping South African lion hunting camps

GETTY•EPAThe 'canned hunting' trade is worth £470million a year<p>UK travellers volunteer at South African wildlife centres thinking they are helping …

Video

Top Stories<p>The Latest News from the UK and Around the World | Sky News<p>Heartbreak as England knocked out of World Cup<p>Fans go from ecstasy to despair …

Officials: Former caseworker stole $300K from Link for shoes, church

A former caseworker for the Illinois Department of Human Services was ordered held in lieu of $50,000 bail Thursday after being charged with stealing more than $300,000 from needy families, officials said.<p>Debra Moore, 63, was charged with theft exceeding $100,000 of government monies, a Class X …

Obama Is on a Roll, But Is His Presidency?

The right-wing media isn’t right about much, not even by accident. But they might have one point: The press sometimes gives President Obama a pass …

Kanye West: Ebook titled The World According to Kanye compiled rapper's quotes

Kanye West has been known to offer a soundbite or two. The 38-year-old rapper has recently uttered such phrases as “When you’re the absolute best, …

Miguel Releases Statement Following Frank Ocean Criticism

<i>Miguel photo by Daniel Sannwald</i><p>During an interview with <i>The Sunday Times</i>, Miguel was asked about Frank Ocean. "I wouldn’t say we were friends," he said (via <i>Billboard</i>). "To be completely honest—and no disrespect to anyone—I genuinely believe that I make better music, all the way around." Tonight on …

Geto Boys' Scarface Hospitalized

Scarface, one-third of the Houston rap heroes Geto Boys, was hospitalized in Houston on June 30. <i>Billboard</i> reports that he's now resting at home, though details about his condition are currently unclear.<p>Willie D made a statement on the group's Kickstarter page—they're currently seeking funds for …

New Albums

What we learned from the Kanye West e-book

Kanye is nothing if not a controversial figure. He’s inspired hatred and love in almost equal measures by doing shit like comparing himself to Leonardo Da Vinci, and along the way it's caused him a bit of grief, not limited to an unfunny and lacklustre stage invasion.<p>He also talks a lot. To …

Pete Rock’s New Album Gets Soulful Makeover From Beat Junkies’ J. Rocc

Revered rapper-producer Pete Rock followed up on his 2001 instrumental compilation <i>Petestrumentals</i> last month with <i>Petestrumentals 2,</i> a new batch of …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Marshawn Lynch’s Biopic Will Never Be Released, Because It’s ‘Terrible’

In late February, with little warning (or explanation), a trailer for <i>Family First: The Marshawn Lynch Story</i> hit the Internet, only to disappear …

The slow, curious fade of the male pop star

Women didn’t always rule pop.<p>In 2011, the still-ascendant Beyoncé, en route to global romination, posed a question: “Who run the world?” Four years …

Caitlyn Jenner Is ‘Free’ in New ‘I Am Cait’ Trailer

Caitlyn Jenner tackles the tough and quotidian in the latest trailer for her upcoming E! series, <i>I Am Cait</i>, which chronicles the former Olympian’s …

Jenner

Amy

The artistic life and awful death of Amy Winehouse at age 27 has been so exhaustively chronicled that we think we know everything about her. Think …

‘Star Wars’ Han Solo Spinoff Signs ‘Lego Movie’ Directors

Only two months have passed since filmmaker Josh Trank announced that he would no longer be directing a <i>Star Wars</i> spinoff, but StarWars.com reports …

Lil Wayne Reuniting Hot Boys for Lil' Weezyana Fest

<i>Image via Instagram</i><p>On August 28, Lil Wayne is throwing Lil' Weezyana Fest in New Orleans' Champions Square, <i>Billboard</i> reports. The lineup hasn't been announced, but Complex reports that the show will feature a reunion of Lil Wayne's 1990s group Hot Boys.<p>Hot Boys featured Wayne, Juvenile, B.G., and …

Lil Wayne

See Comic Book Artist Alex Ross’ Official Beatles Artwork

Alex Ross made his name with his painted, nearly photorealist artwork for superhero comic books, most famously <i>Kingdom Come</i> and <i>Marvels</i>. Now he’s …

Amy Winehouse Sings "Back to Black" A Capella With Mark Ronson in New Documentary Clip

<i>Amy</i>, Asif Kapaida's feature-length documentary about the life of Amy Winehouse, arrived in British theaters last week. Ahead of its nationwide U.S. release this Friday, here's another clip. This one features a session for the title track of <i>Back to Black</i>, with Winehouse nailing the take while …

Music

Watch Amy Winehouse, Mark Ronson Create ‘Back to Black’ in ‘Amy’ Clip

The critically acclaimed Amy Winehouse documentary <i>Amy</i> opens nationwide this Friday, but in a new clip, fans can see the singer belt out her hit “Back …

Music

Slipknot's Corey Taylor slams Kanye West

Slipknot frontman Corey Taylor does not think Kanye West is the “greatest living rock star on the planet,” even if West does. The rapper made those …

Mac DeMarco and Real Estate's Matt Mondanile Get Intimate in Ducktails' "Surreal Exposure" Video

Real Estate's Matt Mondanile is getting ready to release his new Ducktails album, <i>St. Catherine</i>. The Richard Law-directed clip for the new song "Surreal Exposure" shows Mondanile spending some time at the Far Rockaway, Queens home of Mac DeMarco. Spoiler: It ends with both men in a shower. <b>Update:</b> …

Los Angeles

Watch U2 Play Two Songs With Young Audience Member

One night after bringing an entire U2 tribute band onstage to perform “Desire,” Bono plucked a young woman named Stephanie from the audience at …

That Time Beyonce Turned Coach K Into an 11 Year Old

Mike Krzyzewski has won five NCAA championships and mentored some of this generation’s greatest basketball players during his 35-year career at Duke, …

Chicago Bears: Full Position Breakdown and Depth Chart Analysis at Tight End

In 2014, Martellus Bennett became the first Chicago Bears tight end to be named to the Pro Bowl since Mike Ditka back in 1965.<p>For many years in Chicago, the tight end position was viewed primarily as an extra offensive lineman, but that all changed when Bennett joined the organization in 2013. The …

Chicago Bears football news, rumors, videos

Chicago Football<p>Suspended Bucs QB Winston will make 2018 debut at Chicago BearsJune 28, 2018 - 3:09 pm<p>Chicago Bears, local high school will swap …