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Fox Beats 'American Idol' Racism Lawsuit

Ten African-American contestants contended that their disqualifications occurred out of racial animus

By:Eriq Gardner

Fox Broadcasting, Fremantle and executive producer Nigel Lythgoe have prevailed over 10 former contestants on  555 more words


‘American Idol’ Racial Lawsuit Dismissed – Statute of Limitations Over

A lawsuit filed by 10 black former “American Idol” contestants against the television program claiming they were cut from the show because of race, has been dismissed … on a technicality according to a… 105 more words


JACK's Inside Track: Daughtry

Feelin’ lucky, punk? Well, are ya?? No, Clint’s not gonna plug ya one between the eyes, but Chris is hopin’ you’ll take a gamble on him tomorrow night at Mystic Lake Casino Showroom! 47 more words


Fox Sets Dates for Following, Bones' Spring Return, Backstrom and More

It’s beginning to look a lot like… New Year’s?

Ready or not, Fox is the latest network to turn its eye to 2015 — with the announcement of premiere dates for… 278 more words

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Fox Slots 'Glee' Final Season On Friday, Schedules 'Last Man', 'Weird Loners', 'Backstrom' & FailArmy Reality Show

Fox has slotted more midseason series. The 13-episode final season of Glee will air on Fridays, beginning January 9. It will be paired with new unscripted comedy… 596 more words


'American Idol' $250M Racism Case Dismissed, Win For Fox

The $250 million lawsuit from 10 former American Idol contestants charging Fox, producers FreemantleMedia, former executive producers Nigel Lythgoe, various sponsors and others with racial discrimination looks to be over. 312 more words

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American Idol, R&B Grammy winner Fantasia to headline Calahan Foundation's annual "Celebration of Giving" Benefit Gala

Chicago – One of the most community-oriented businesses in the Chicago area is preparing for its annual “Celebration of Giving” Benefit Gala. Calahan Funeral Home, a family-owned mortuary establishment located in the Englewood community, created the Calahan Foundation in 2009 to support youth preparing to attend college and to provide them with contemporary role models. 558 more words