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UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 2, 2019

R. Kelly pleads not guilty to sexually abusing women, girls

R&B singer R. Kelly pleaded not guilty Friday to federal charges he sexually abused women and girls who attended his concerts.

Feds bring new sex crime charges against singer R. Kelly

Singer R. Kelly, already facing sexual abuse charges brought by Illinois prosecutors, was arrested in Chicago on sweeping federal indictments that accuse him and members of his entourage of recruiting …

UPDATED: Thu., May 30, 2019

R. Kelly charged with 11 new sex-related crimes in Chicago

Prosecutors charged R&B singer R. Kelly on Thursday with 11 new sex-related counts, including some that carry a maximum sentence of 30 years in prison, making them the most serious …

2 major cases add up to big doubts about Chicago prosecutor

CHICAGO – Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx was elected in 2016 mainly because of anger that the prosecutor she ousted had waited a year to charge a Chicago police …

UPDATED: Fri., March 22, 2019

R. Kelly’s trip to Dubai off for now as contracts reworked

An overseas trip by R. Kelly is in limbo after his criminal attorney asked for more time to provide details to the court about concerts the singer wants to perform …

Citing cash woes, R. Kelly asks judge for OK to fly to Dubai

Cash-strapped R. Kelly asked a judge Wednesday to let him travel to the Middle East to perform several concerts, according to a new court filing that said he has struggled …

R. Kelly released from jail after payment made by unnamed person

R&B singer R. Kelly walked out of a Chicago jail Saturday, shortly after someone paid $161,000 that he owed in back child support.

Livid R. Kelly cries, calls sex abuse accusers liars

R&B star R. Kelly cried, angrily stood up and ranted about being “assassinated” during his first interview since being charged with sexual abuse, calling his accusers liars and saying people …

R&B star R. Kelly’s attorney enters not guilty plea on singer’s behalf to multiple charges of criminal sexual abuse

R&B singer R. Kelly’s attorney entered a not guilty plea on behalf of his client Monday as the singer faces multiple charges of sexual abuse in Chicago.

Lawyer says R. Kelly to stay jailed until Monday or Tuesday

R. Kelly, one of the best-selling music artists of all time, won’t get out of jail until Monday or Tuesday as confidants scramble to arrange to pay the $100,000 bail …

UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 23, 2019

Prosecutors paint dark portrait of manipulative R. Kelly

R. Kelly arrived Saturday in a Chicago courtroom for his first hearing since the R&B star was charged with sexually abusing four people, including three minors, years ago in a …

UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 22, 2019

R. Kelly arrested, charged in Chicago with sexual abuse

R. Kelly has been charged with 10 counts of aggravated sexual abuse, after being trailed for decades by allegations that he violated underage girls and women and held some as …

R. Kelly, Sony split after sexual misconduct allegations against the artist resurface

R&B singer R. Kelly and Sony have parted ways, according to a person familiar with the situation, who spoke on the condition of anonymity due to a confidentiality agreement.

Documentary puts new attention on R. Kelly sex allegations

R. Kelly, one of the top-selling recording artists of all time, has been dogged for years by allegations of sexual misconduct involving women and underage girls – accusations he and …

R. Kelly stages racy performance amid protest, allegations

With demonstrators standing outside his concert protesting his presence, R. Kelly summoned his passionate fans to carry him through what has been a difficult week.

R. Kelly set to perform in North Carolina despite protests

R. Kelly is going on with his concert in North Carolina on Friday, rejecting calls from protesters to cancel his appearance over longstanding allegations of sexual misconduct.

R Kelly evicted from 2 Georgia homes over $30K unpaid rent

Court documents show R&B singer R. Kelly has been evicted from two Atlanta-area homes over unpaid rent.