U.S. judge dismisses actor Jussie Smollett’s lawsuit alleging malicious prosecution

FILE PHOTO: Former “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett appears in a courtroom at the Leighton Criminal Court Building for his arraignment,

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Actor Jussie Smollett not returning to ‘Empire,’ TV creator says

FILE PHOTO: Actor Jussie Smollett leaves court after charges against him were dropped by state prosecutors in Chicago, Illinois, U.S.

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Fox renews ‘Empire’ without Jussie Smollett’s character

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – U.S. television network Fox on Tuesday renewed drama series “Empire” for a sixth season but said

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Chicago police call for state’s attorney to resign in Smollett controversy

CHICAGO (Reuters) – Protesting Chicago police officers on Monday called for Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx to resign after

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Trump weighs in on Smollett case as Chicago demands reimbursement

(Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday the Department of Justice would “review” the uproar surrounding actor Jussie

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Jussie Smollett hoax charge dropped by Chicago prosecutors, prompting mayor’s rebuke

CHICAGO (Reuters) – Chicago prosecutors on Tuesday dropped charges accusing “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett of staging a phony hate crime,

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Actor Jussie Smollett indicted on 16 counts of lying to Chicago police

(This March 8 story has been refiled to correct amount of alleged payment by Smollett to $3,500 instead of $35,000

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Actor Jussie Smollett indicted on 16 counts by grand jury: local media

FILE PHOTO: Jussie Smollett exits Cook County Department of Corrections after posting bail in Chicago, Illinois, U.S., February 21, 2019.

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Actor Smollett staged ‘hate crime’ hoax to advance career: Chicago police

CHICAGO (Reuters) – Actor Jussie Smollett paid two brothers thousands of dollars to beat him in a staged racist and

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Chicago police seek follow-up interview with ‘Empire’ actor

CHICAGO (Reuters) – Chicago police have shifted the direction of their investigation into actor Jussie Smollett’s report of a hate-crime

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