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Rapper, 2 in taxi meet violent end in Vegas crash ( Shootout on the Vegas Strip)
Sfgate ^ | Updated 9:04 am, Saturday, February 23, 2013 | KEN RITTER, Associated Press, By KEN RITTER and MICHELLE RINDELS, Associated Press

Posted on 02/23/2013 11:58:46 AM PST by Ernest_at_the_Beach

Edited on 02/23/2013 12:04:54 PM PST by Admin Moderator. [history]

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Kenny Cherry was an aspiring rapper who moved from the Bay Area to Las Vegas to pursue his career. His music videos online show him cruising the Strip in a Maserati.

Taxi driver Michael Boldon was a family man who hailed from Michigan; and his passenger, Sandra Sutton-Wasmund, came from a loving Washington state family and was well regarded in her community.


(Excerpt) Read more at sfgate.com ...


TOPICS: News/Current Events; US: California; US: Nevada
KEYWORDS: lasvegas; rapper
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To: KC_Lion

I just started my second go-round on FO-NV, I’ve pretty much maxed out everything on my first game. This time I’m trying out some of the MODS.

Great fun!


51 posted on 02/23/2013 8:22:35 PM PST by Bullish (This usurper is leaving one hell of a poop stain on our Constitution)
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To: Grams A
They found the car and know who the career democrat is.
52 posted on 02/24/2013 12:50:14 AM PST by Domangart
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To: Bullish
Fallout: New Vegas was one of the best games I played last year.

Even more so since I played it "blind" (meaning I knew next to nothing about the Fallout Universe beforehand, I didn't bother with a strategy guide and I played as a Woman! Which I normally always play RPG as guys, because I am one)

I don't normally ever replay games though, but since I keep a vast Library of saves I can easily jump back to spot that I want to replay.

However here at the start of this year I wanted more Fallout fix so I got the Ultimate Edition of Fallout 3.

To be 100% honest, New Vegas is Better, but I haven't gotten through 3 even half way yet and it's better like Age of Empires 2 is Better than Age of Empires 1.

So it's not a knock against 3.

I sided with with the N.C.R., Female Red Headed Courier, and Good Karma all around. What about you Bullish?

P.S. I have the Xbox version so I can't do the Mods, I hear though getting Gojira, a giant Fire Gecko and terrorizing Camp McCarren is fun!


53 posted on 02/24/2013 7:23:02 AM PST by KC_Lion (Build the America you want to live in at your address, and keep looking up.-Sarah Palin)
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To: Domangart

Thanks. Have they captured the guy or found out why?


54 posted on 02/24/2013 9:17:58 AM PST by Grams A (The Sun will rise in the East in the morning and God is still on his throne.)
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To: KC_Lion

Mods are very cool and there’s lots of them to try out. I played the first time with no mods and maxed out my character. I ended up being quite a good guy and a wasteland hero all around. This time with mods I’m playing quite a bit more Develish.

PS: I also played fallout 3 and completed the game.

Fallout NV and FO3 is loosely based on an old commodore game by Electronic Arts that I played probably 20 yrs ago called wasteland. Loved it even though it was mostly text based and a top down perspective.


55 posted on 02/24/2013 8:23:38 PM PST by Bullish (This usurper is leaving one hell of a poop stain on our Constitution)
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To: Lockbar

Rap, rap rap rap, they call him The Rapper
Rap, rap, rap, you know what he’s after.


56 posted on 02/24/2013 8:26:16 PM PST by dfwgator
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To: Bullish
They only Devlish thing I did with my Courier that I can recall is Killing Benny instead of releasing him and I didn't like the fact that I had to off Mr. House for the NCR. I always felt their should have been a Coexist option.

But that was offset by Charging in guns a blazing, armed with Joshua Graham's gear (that I got after completing Honest Hearts) with Rex and Boone by my side and popping a cap in Caesar's ass.

Since I played a girl, that made it even more satisfying.

As for Fallout 3 I am back to playing the guy and trekking the Wastleland to find those damn bobbleheads.

I never played wastleland (due to mostly being a wee babe when it came out) I hear New Vegas is a tribute to it and many of N.V. developers are working on Wasteland 2 right now.


57 posted on 02/26/2013 8:41:57 PM PST by KC_Lion (Build the America you want to live in at your address, and keep looking up.-Sarah Palin)
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To: Ernest_at_the_Beach

Girlfriend of rapper killed on Las Vegas Strip defends his reputation

Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) — Asmayti “May” Hagos, the 22-year-old girlfriend of the aspiring rapper Kenneth Cherry Jr., called a press conference today at the Greco Law Group office in downtown Las Vegas to talk about her relationship with Cherry and his past.

However, Hagos would not say how Cherry afforded his Maserati and his living expenses. She would only say that he was an aspiring rapper who promoted his shows in Las Vegas.

Hagos admitted that she has a criminal record for prostitution but said that Cherry is actually the one that helped her get away from that lifestyle and turn her life around.

http://www.ktnv.com/news/local/193355731.html


58 posted on 02/26/2013 9:09:01 PM PST by kcvl
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http://www.mercurynews.com/breaking-news/ci_22674333/woman-22-called-person-interest-las-vegas-shooting

LAS VEGAS — A 22-year-old Miami woman with a history of prostitution arrests was identified Tuesday as a person of interest in a Las Vegas Strip shooting that triggered a spectacular fiery crash and left three people dead, including an aspiring rapper from Oakland.

Police said Tineesha Lashun Howard was in a black SUV with Ammar Harris last week when he fired shots into a Maserati sports car at a self-promoted rapper who investigators say argued with Harris minutes earlier in the valet area of a glassy Strip resort.

Maserati driver Kenneth Wayne Cherry Jr., 27, was mortally wounded before the sports car accelerated and slammed into a taxi that burst into flames — killing the cab driver and his passenger, a businesswoman from Washington state.


59 posted on 02/26/2013 9:20:20 PM PST by kcvl
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To: KC_Lion
Yes, Wasteland 2 is due out soon. Should be interesting to see what they've done.

BTW, the original wasteland was a spinoff of a game called “the Bard's tale” both by EA. It was set in medieval times but gameplay was close to the same.
Loved them both back in the day.

60 posted on 02/26/2013 9:21:01 PM PST by Bullish (This usurper is leaving one hell of a poop stain on our Constitution)
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