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Shawn Johnson’s armed fan wanted to impregnate her

Crazed stalker Robert O’Ryan was arrested after he attempted to break on to the Dancing with the Stars set and kidnap 17-year-old Olympic medalist Shawn Johnson. The 34-year-old Florida man was armed and believed he was destined to impregnate Shawn, according to TMZ:

According to documents filed by Johnson, “The LAPD searched… More »

Jennifer Hudson suspect should have been in jail the day of murders

Wiliam Balfour, the prime suspect in the murders of actress/singer Jennifer Hudson’s mother, brother and 7-year-old nephew, should have been in jail the day of the killings. He was stopped by police with crack in his car back in June which was a violation of his parole from a 1999 conviction for attempted… More »

CONFIRMED: Jennifer Hudson to ID nephew’s body

Oscar-winning actress Jennifer Hudson is at on her way to the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office ID’ing the body that top FBI officials have told the AP they believe is her nephew 7-year-old Julian King. Meanwhile, the Chicago Tribune is reporting the boy was shot several times inside the SUV where his bodyMore »

UPDATE: Jennifer Hudson’s nephew’s body reportedly found

God, I was hoping it wouldn’t end like this: Authorities have found the body of a 7-year-old African-American child in a White Suburban that was owned by Jennifer Hudson’s late brother. The SUV was believed to have been stolen by William Balfour and was reportedly the center of the domestic dispute that ended… More »

Jennifer Hudson offers $100,000 reward for missing nephew

Jennifer Hudson is offering a $100,000 reward for the safe return of her 7-year-old nephew Julian King. He’s been missing since the fatal shooting on Friday of Jennifer Hudson’s mother and brother. The AP reports:

In a statement Sunday evening from publicist Lisa Kasteler, Jennifer Hudson appealed to the public for its help, offering… More »

Barack Obama offers support to Jennifer Hudson, FBI joins search for missing nephew

Presidential candidate Barack Obama offered his condolences to his fellow Chicagoan Jennifer Hudson who he had personally selected to sing the National Anthem at the Democratic National Convention in August. The actress/singer’s mother and brother were shot to death in their home while her 7-year-old nephew Julian King was kidnapped. He is still… More »

Jennifer Hudson’s 7-year-old nephew still missing

Jennifer Hudson’s 7-year-old nephew Julian King (above) is still missing after a fatal shooting that left the mother and brother of the Oscar-winning actress dead in their Chicago home. A suspect, William Balfour, has been arrested and reportedly was married to Julian’s mother (Jennifer’s sister) at one point. She is also believed to… More »

UPDATE: Jennifer Hudson’s mother, brother found dead; nephew kidnapped

Oscar-winning actress Jennifer Hudson’s mother and brother were found shot in their Chicago home today, and her nephew 7-year-old Julian King is missing from the scene, according to TMZ:

Police are looking for William Balfour, who they claim could be with the missing 7-year-old. According to records, Balfour listed Hudson’s mother’s address as a… More »