PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Meek Mill crashed a 76ers press conference and gave a shoutout to his favorite team. The rapper capped his impromptu remarks with “good win!”
The 76ers got it even with Joel Embiid having an off night by his own MVP-type standards.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Meek Mill crouched on the court before a Philadelphia 76ers game and grabbed the hand of a shy 7-year-old boy for a quiet chat before more kids swarmed the rapper for a photo.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania's state Senate is again launching a bipartisan bill to overhaul how probation is handled, with a unanimous Judiciary Committee vote Tuesday.
The bill limits the length of probation sentences and the circumstances under which someone on probation can be sent to jail.
NEW YORK (AP) — Meek Mill is not behind prison bars. He’s no longer required to check in with parole officers. But despite this freedom, the rapper has not fully rid himself of invisible shackles that still confine him.
NEW YORK (AP) — Meek Mill is not behind prison bars. He’s no longer required to check in with parole officers. But despite this freedom, the rapper has not fully rid himself of the invisible shackles that still confine him.
NEW YORK (AP) — A decade after publishing his memoir “Decoded,” Jay-Z is forming a more lasting partnership with the book industry...
ATLANTA (AP) — The social justice arm of Jay-Z’s Roc Nation entertainment company on Sunday called on Georgia officials to take quick action in the case of Ahmaud Arbery, a black man who authorities say was killed by two white men as he ran through a Georgia neighborhood...
NEW YORK (AP) — John Legend, Meek Mill, DJ Khaled and a host of musicians paid tribute to Nipsey Hussle at the Grammy Awards, filling the vast stage with a soaring performance of his music...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Rapper YG was arrested Friday at his Los Angeles home on suspicion of robbery just two days before he is scheduled to perform at the Grammy Awards, officials said...
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Rapper Meek Mill pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor gun charge Tuesday in a deal that resolves a 2007 arrest that has kept him on probation or in prison for most of his adult life...
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A decision on whether Meek Mill will be retried in a 2007 drug and gun case was delayed until later this month after his lawyer asked a judge Tuesday for more time...
A Pennsylvania appeals court on Wednesday overturned rapper Meek Mill's conviction in a drug and gun case that has kept the rapper on probation for a decade and made him a celebrity crusader for criminal justice reform...
PHILADELPHIA — Rapper Meek Mill is being honored in his hometown of Philadelphia for his work as a criminal justice reform advocate and as a musician.
The Philadelphia City Council announced Thursday that "Meek Mill Weekend" will commence Friday.
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The beef between Meek Mill and Drake is officially well-done.
Fans attending Drake’s show at the Wells Fargo Center in South Philly Saturday night were treated to a performance by Philly’s own Meek Mill when Drake brought him on stage to perform his hit “Dreams and Nightmares.”
NEW YORK (AP) — A month ago, Drake's world was crumbling.
Now, he's untouchable.
Pusha T's infamous diss track — where he was in full investigative journalist mode, divulging new information about Drake while also shading his mother, father and bestie — hit Drake hard...
The 2018 BET Awards barely handed out any trophies with big stars like Cardi B, Drake and Kendrick Lamar absent, but the show included superior performances by rising singer H.E.R., rapper Meek Mill and gospel artist Yolanda Adams, who paid tribute to Anita Baker and nearly brought her to tears.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A judge in Philadelphia denied Meek Mill's request to remove another judge from the rapper's case on Wednesday, saying he doesn't have jurisdiction over the matter...
Philadelphia Judge Genece Brinkley, who has overseen the criminal case of Philadelphia-born rapper Meek Mill and who made international headlines last year when she sent him to prison, will remain on the case during his appeals, another Philadelphia judge ruled Wednesday morning.
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Tommy West was sitting at the bar with a few friends at Mifflin Tavern on Second Street in South Philadelphia, with the Phillies game on in the background.
Philadelphia native rapper Meek Mill addressed criminal justice issues and his personal experiences on Thursday, surrounded by a number of elected officials, including Gov. Tom Wolf, inside of the National Constitution Center.
NEW YORK (AP) — A notorious Philadelphia mob boss pleaded guilty to an illegal betting charge on Friday before taking the occasion to make a bold prediction about his home town team's chances in the NBA playoffs...
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Joel Embiid hoisted diminutive comedian Kevin Hart not unlike the way a parent would toss up a toddler...
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Rapper Meek Mill walked out of prison Tuesday after Pennsylvania's highest court ordered him freed while he appeals decade-old gun and drug convictions...
Rapper Meek Mill plans attend Tuesday night’s Philadelphia 76ers playoff game, according to a spokesman for Michael Rubin, a minority owner of the team who has been among the imprisoned rapper’s biggest supporters.
A Common Pleas Court judge threw out the convictions of three defendants who were arrested by a tainted former Philadelphia narcotics agent, saying the officer – who also arrested rapper Meek Mill – had “credibility issues.”
Meek Mill is one step closer to freedom.
The Philadelphia District Attorney’s Office said in court Monday that due to questions about the credibility of his arresting officer, the rapper’s decade-old conviction on gun and drug charges should be vacated and he should be granted a new trial.
Rapper Meek Mill's lawyers filed a motion to the Pennsylvania Supreme Court on Tuesday pushing for the removal of Judge Genece Brinkley from his case.
According to Mill's public relations team, his lawyers cite that Brinkley's personal attorney, Charles Peruto Jr., has made statements about the rapper's case to the press and threatened to sue Mill's legal and management team on Brinkley’s behalf.
The Philadelphia District Attorney's Office filed a motion on Wednesday saying it is "unopposed" to rapper Meek Mill's immediate release from jail on bail.
The motion comes after reports that an officer lied about the rapper's arrest dating to at least a decade ago.
After stomaching months of criticism in silence, the Philadelphia judge who sent rapper Meek Mill back to prison has hired a high-profile Center City lawyer and is ready to fight back.
Before the rapper Meek Mill was sent back to prison on a probation violation last fall, an unexpected ally put in a call to the Philadelphia judge overseeing the case.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — It was a bloody day in Philadelphia: five people shot or stabbed dead. One of the shooting victims was Trina Singleton's 24-year-old son, Darryl...
Lawyers for imprisoned Philadelphia rapper Meek Mill on Friday filed their latest appeal to the Superior Court of Pennsylvania asking that he be released on bail while he appeals the two-to-four year prison sentence for probation violations handed down last month by Common Pleas Court Judge Genece E.
Jay-Z took the stage Friday at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia for his latest 4:44 Tour stop.
Performing for a sold-out crowd, Jay-Z started his first set around 9:30 p.m., and the fans were on their feet as he made his entrance to the stage.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Rev. Al Sharpton said a broken criminal justice system is responsible for Meek Mill's imprisonment and called Monday for the judge who sentenced the rapper to reconsider or step aside...
Jay-Z is speaking out about what he views as the criminal justice system “stalking” Black people.
The hip-hop mogul wrote an opinion piece for The New York Times that appeared in Friday’s edition in which he took up the fight for justice regarding rapper Meek Mill.
Philadelphia’s state House delegation spent a busy week showing their commitment to the City of Brotherly Love.
Nearly every member of the delegation stepped away from Harrisburg and returned to Philadelphia to announce legislation and funding that will fill needed voids locally.