O.J. Simpson appears with his attorney, Malcolm LaVergne, left, via video for his parole hearing on July 20, 2017 at the Lovelock Correctional Center in Lovelock, Nev.

O.J. Simpson Granted Parole

A gray-haired O.J. Simpson has been granted parole. The former NFL star pleaded with a Nevada parole board Thursday to set him free after more than eight years in prison for a Las Vegas hotel room heist, insisting — as he has all along — that he was only trying to retrieve mementos stolen from him and never meant to hurt anyone.
Chester Bennington

Linkin Park's Chester Bennington Mourned by Rihanna, Imagine Dragons, Chance the Rapper & More

Linkin Park lead singer Chester Bennington was found dead Thursday (July 20) at his Palos Verdes residence, reportedly from committing suicide. He is survived by his six children and wife. Friends, family and fellow artists -- including Imagine Dragons, Rihanna, Chance the Rapper, OneRepublic and more -- have taken to Twitter to mourn the musician's untimely death.