Body of KPMG executive, 55, is found in wooded area seven months after he went missing

Body of KPMG executive, 55, is found in wooded area seven months after he went missing after doing a workout at LA fitness in Dallas and was seen filling his Porsche with gas before disappearing

  • Alan White vanished on October 22  – his body was found on Thursday 
  • White was last seen going to an LA Fitness gym and left about 5:30am 
  • He was last seen on surveillance footage filling his black Porsche with gas 
  • Police found his car a week later in Oak Cliff but there was no sign of White
  • At the time, White’s distraught mom and his partner of 18 years said there was no reason why he would disappear 

Alan White vanished on October 22, 2020. His body was found in woods in Dallas on Thursday

The body of a 55-year-old KPMG executive has been found in woods in Texas, seven months after his disappearance. 

Alan White vanished on October 22 when he went to work out at LA Fitness in Dallas. 

He was later seen on surveillance footage filling his car with gas.   

Dallas Police found his car a week later but there was no sign of White. 

His body was found on Thursday less than a mile from where his car had been located in late October. 

Employees from Paul Quinn College spotted the remains while the Medical Examiner confirmed their identity Friday. 

This is a developing story. More to follow… 

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Kyle Richards wows in sweeping white gown as she and husband Mauricio Umansky enjoy date night

Kyle Richards wows in sweeping white gown and gemstone facemask as she and husband Mauricio Umansky enjoy date night at LA hotspot Craig’s

She began dating Mauricio Umansky in 1994, tying the knot two years later in 1996.

And Kyle Richards proved she and her husband of twenty five years are more loved up than ever on Thursday, when she went all out for their date night at LA hotspot Craig’s.

Slipping into an off-the-shoulder white gown teamed with a gemstone-encrusted facemask and matching clutch that bore 50-year-old Mauricio’s surname, Kyle, 52, looked beautiful as she was escorted from the restaurant by her doting husband.

Happy: Kyle Richards, 52, proved she and her husband Mauricio Umansky, 50 – are more loved up than ever on Thursday, when she went all out for their date night at LA ‘s Craig’s

Wow: Slipping into an off-the-shoulder white gown teamed with a gemstone-encrusted facemask and matching clutch, the TV personality looked beautiful

Wow: Slipping into an off-the-shoulder white gown teamed with a gemstone-encrusted facemask and matching clutch, the TV personality looked beautiful

The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star adorned her ears with a glitzy pair of drop earrings and wore her glossy brunette hair swept into a ponytail.

Kyle added height to her frame with a pair of silver open-toe heels, and rocked a pink manicure for their night on the town.

While his wife looked gorgeous in a full face of make-up, Mauricio looked equally dapper as he linked arms with Kyle.

The Agency CEO donned a T-shirt stamped with his company’s name layered beneath a black blazer jacket and dark grey jeans.

The pair – who share three daughters – celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary in January.

At the time, Kyle shared adorable throwback snaps of her and Mauricio when they were dating as well as from the day they tied the knot.

The TV personality also shared current snaps with her husband and their daughters.

While his wife looked gorgeous in a full face of make-up, Mauricio looked equally dapper as he linked arms with Kyle.

Crisp: Mauricio sported fresh white trainers

Dapper: While his wife looked gorgeous in a full face of make-up, Mauricio looked equally dapper as he linked arms with Kyle

Her daughter Farrah was in one of the images, sharing a sweet smooch with her mom Kyle; Farrah is Kyle’s daughter from her first marriage to Guraish Aldjufrie.

Kyle and Guraish married in 1990 when she was 18 and split two years later.

Farrah (now 32) was seven years old when mum Kyle married her now stepdad Maurico.

Love: In January, Kyle shared adorable throwback snaps of her and Mauricio when they were dating as well as from the day they tied the knot - in honour of their 25th wedding anniversary

Love: In January, Kyle shared adorable throwback snaps of her and Mauricio when they were dating as well as from the day they tied the knot – in honour of their 25th wedding anniversary

Kyle and Maurcio are parents to daughters Alexia, 24, Sophia, 21, and Portia, 13.

Kyle also posted adorable images of her and Mauricio when they were dating and traveling the world.

She captioned it: ’25 years ago today we said ‘I do’ We have built a life together that I am so proud of. Our family is my greatest accomplishment. I still get happy when I hear your car pull in the driveway and still get sad if we have to spend a night apart.’

Adding: ‘How is that even possible?? May we continue to grow, learn, explore, experience & create incredible memories side by side. I love you forever #25 years #silveranniversary.’

Family is everything: The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills also shared current snaps with her husband and their daughters

Family is everything: The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills also shared current snaps with her husband and their daughters

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Chris Brown catches the eye in a bright orange beanie hat and a cartoon print gilet

Chris Brown catches the eye in a bright orange beanie hat and a cartoon print gilet as he arrives at a bar with his pals

He recently had his wild birthday party, with 500 people in attendance,  shut down by police.

And Chris Brown brushed aside the drama as he cut a striking figure while arriving at The Highlight Room in Los Angeles on Thursday.

The singer, 32, caught the eye in a bright orange beanie hand and a cartoon print gilet as he made his way into the rooftop bar with his crew in tow. 

Out and about: Chris Brown brushed aside his recent drama as he cut a striking figure while arriving at The Highlight Room in Los Angeles on Thursday

Chris kept his look casual, teaming his hat and gilet with a white T-shirt featuring black writing over the top.

He added a pair of brown trousers and maroon trainers, while he completed his chilled look with a silver chain and colourful beads on his wrist. 

The Loyal hitmaker looked at ease as she strolled into the venue accompanied by his pals.

Bold look: The singer, 32, caught the eye in a bright orange beanie hand and a cartoon print gilet as he made his way into the rooftop bar with his crew in tow

Bold look: The singer, 32, caught the eye in a bright orange beanie hand and a cartoon print gilet as he made his way into the rooftop bar with his crew in tow

It comes after it was reported last week that Chris threw himself a massive birthday party complete with 500 guests that had to be shut down by the Los Angeles Police Department at 2am. 

The controversial artist – who has had several run-ins with the law – turned 32 last Wednesday and threw a bash to celebrate with several dozens of pals. 

LAPD received multiple calls about loud music and cars double-parked all over the San Fernando Valley neighborhood according to law enforcement sources from TMZ the following day. 

Style: Chris kept his look casual, teaming his hat and gilet with a white T-shirt featuring black writing over the top

Low-key: Chris kept his head down as he arrived at the bar

Style: Chris kept his look casual, teaming his hat and gilet with a white T-shirt featuring black writing over the top

Turning heads: He added a pair of brown trousers and maroon trainers, while he completed his chilled look with a silver chain and colourful beads on his wrist

Turning heads: He added a pair of brown trousers and maroon trainers, while he completed his chilled look with a silver chain and colourful beads on his wrist

Chilled: The Loyal hitmaker looked at ease as she strolled into the venue accompanied by his pals

Chilled: The Loyal hitmaker looked at ease as she strolled into the venue accompanied by his pals

It is interesting to note, however, that police did not actually show up to Brown’s home until 2am when things reached a boiling point with his neighbors.

Insiders for the publication said that the music was turned down but the gathering was still broken up as law enforcement had estimated that there were between 400 and 500 guests in attendance.

Courting controversy: Chris threw himself a massive birthday party complete with 500 guests that had to be shut down by the Los Angeles Police Department at 2am

Courting controversy: Chris threw himself a massive birthday party complete with 500 guests that had to be shut down by the Los Angeles Police Department at 2am

Hanging out: The controversial artist - who has had several run-ins with the law - turned 32 on Wednesday and threw a bash to celebrate with several dozens of pals

Hanging out: The controversial artist – who has had several run-ins with the law – turned 32 on Wednesday and threw a bash to celebrate with several dozens of pals

Several squad cars arrived at the scene and guests who had parked illegally also received parking tickets. 

There were a few videos posted on social media from inside of the party which showed plenty of people letting loose at the troubled artist’s home. 

At one point Brown was even seen huddled up with a bunch of friends for a group photo. 

According to TMZ four police cars and a supervisor had been sent to the home given the singer’s troubled history at his home.  

Complaints: LAPD received multiple calls about loud music and cars double-parked all over the San Fernando Valley neighborhood according to law enforcement sources from TMZ

Complaints: LAPD received multiple calls about loud music and cars double-parked all over the San Fernando Valley neighborhood according to law enforcement sources from TMZ

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Zinedine Zidane will walk away from Real Madrid at the end of the season even if they win LaLiga

EXCLUSIVE: Fed-up Zinedine Zidane will walk away from Real Madrid at the end of the season even if they WIN LaLiga – with club legend Raul or ex-Juventus boss Max Allegri in line to replace him 

  • Zinedine Zidane has all but made up his mind to quit Real Madrid in the summer
  • His side will be two points off leaders Atletico with a win against Granada tonight
  • Zidane will be an immediate target for Juventus and the France national team
  • Madrid chief Florentino Perez could turn to club legend and youth coach Raul
  • Ex-Juve and AC Milan boss Max Allegri is also in the running for the Madrid job 

Zinedine Zidane will almost certainly leave Real Madrid at the end of this season, regardless of whether the team wins La Liga.

They face Granada tonight and if they pick up a win they will still be just two points behind Atletico Madrid with two games to go.

But the 48-year-old coach, who has won two league titles and three Champions League crowns in less than four seasons, has all but made up his mind to walk away after the final game of the campaign at home to Villarreal on May 23.

Zinedine Zidane will almost certainly leave Real Madrid – again – at the end of this season 

Club legend and youth coach Raul is in the running to take over from Zidane for next season

Club legend and youth coach Raul is in the running to take over from Zidane for next season 

Zidane will be an immediate target for Juventus and for the France national side if they make a change after the Euros this summer. 

Madrid president Florentino Perez will be under pressure to promote Raul to replace him. He currently has the club’s youth team on the verge of promotion but Perez could also turn to Max Allegri.

Zidane has sensed for some time that he no longer has the backing of Perez and even a third league title, one that will make him the first coach to retain the league for Madrid since Leo Beenhakker in 1989, is unlikely to change his mind.

Zidane has maintained the overwhelming support of the dressing room this season and a disagreement this week with left back Marcelo, leading to him being left out of the squad for tonight’s game, are not at the heart of the coach’s discontent.

The Brazilian will be off at the end of the season anyway. Their falling out is being seen more as a symptom than a cause of what looks like an imminent divorce.

Marcelo is reported to have grown 'frustrated' at Zidane's tactics and his team selections

Marcelo is reported to have grown ‘frustrated’ at Zidane’s tactics and his team selections

Marcelo believed Zidane was overly-critical of a recent Real Madrid training session when he had urged his players to prepare with more intensity for a must-win game.

He spoke back to the manager in front of the squad and is omitted from the trip to Granada. He may not have played anyway because despite having depleted options in defence for tonight’s game, Zidane was considering picking promising 19-year-old Miguel Gutierrez to start.

The young players who have emerged in recent weeks are now the only thing that could keep Zidane at Madrid. If he is persuaded to build a new team around Gutierrez, centre-back Victor Chust, midfielders Sergio Arribas and Antonio Blanco, with the prospect of the club continuing its pursuit of Kylian Mbappe then his mind could be changed.

But he does not believe there is a will in the Real Madrid board room to convince him to stay.

Madrid have threadbare resources going into tonight’s game. Alvaro Odriozola, Eder Militao Nacho Fernandez and Gutierrez will be the back four because they are the last four fit defenders.

Zidane’s midfield trinity of Toni Kroos, Casemiro and Luka Modric are fit to start alongside another of his favourites, the Uruguayan midfielder Fede Valverde. And he must decide between Marco Asensio and Eden Hazard to partner Karim Benzema.

If Madrid are beaten then Atletico could win La Liga by winning at home to Osasuna this Sunday.

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All-electric ‘seaglider’ is part plane, part boat that will travel along US coastal routes in 2025

Boston-based Regent aims to reduce the cost and hassle of traveling between coastal cities and has developed a one-of-a-kind vehicle to do so.

Called a ‘seaglider,’ the all-electric flying machine combines the speed, comfort, and navigation systems of an aircraft with the convenience, maneuverability and affordability of a boat.

The hybrid craft embarks on trips from a dark at low speeds up to 45mph and when it reaches open waters, the vehicle takes off and reaches 180mph as it stays within one wingspan of the water’s surface.

The company is looking to establish specific routes between major hubs like Boston and New York, Los Angeles and San Francisco, or shorter paths like New York City to the Hamptons or routes connecting the islands of Hawaii. 

Regent has received $450 million in provisional orders from operators across the globe and plans to start transporting passenger along coastal routes by 2050.

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Boston-based Regent aims to reduce the cost and hassle of traveling between coastal cities and has developed a one-of-a-kind vehicle to do so. Called a ‘seaglider,’ the all-electric flying machine combines the speed, comfort, and navigation systems of an aircraft with the convenience, maneuverability and affordability of a boat

The half plane, half boat vehicle is similar to a hovercraft that flies on a dynamic air cushion created by the pressurized air between the wings and the water.

‘Our seaglider flies a few meters above the water and replaces ferries and short-haul aircraft on coastal routes,’ Regent shared in a statement.

‘This maritime environment allows us to halve the decade-long development cycle for aircraft and eVTOLs. By operating within a wingspan of the water, seagliders have double the range of electric aircraft thanks to aerodynamic and operational efficiencies.’

The firm has listed its craft can only travel up to 180 miles, which is due what is allowed by existing battery technology.

The hybrid craft embarks on trips from a dark at low speeds up to 45mph and when it reaches open waters, the vehicle takes off and reaches 180mph as it stays within one wingspan of the water's surface

The hybrid craft embarks on trips from a dark at low speeds up to 45mph and when it reaches open waters, the vehicle takes off and reaches 180mph as it stays within one wingspan of the water’s surface

The company is looking to establish specific routes between major hubs like Boston and New York, Los Angeles and San Francisco, or shorter paths like New York City to the Hamptons or routes connecting the islands of Hawaii

The company is looking to establish specific routes between major hubs like Boston and New York, Los Angeles and San Francisco, or shorter paths like New York City to the Hamptons or routes connecting the islands of Hawaii

However, Regent foresees batteries becoming more powerful in the future and says seaglider will be able to travel up to 500 miles on a single charge.

REGENT’s most recent financing round was led by Founders Fund, with participation from Dallas Mavericks owner and technology investor Mark Cuban, Y Combinator, Caffeinated Capital, Thiel Capital, Relativity Space founder Jordan Noone, and Fitbit founder James Park. 

Cuban, who was the first investor in billion-dollar rocket manufacturer Relativity Space, said, ‘The efficiency of coastal transportation will be 100x greater with REGENT. There is no other way to describe it. The idea of having to get between 2 coastal points is always stress inducing. Regent changes all that and makes it fast and easy. REGENT will give people a step-change improvement in transportation. Passengers will spend less time in transit and more time with their families.’

The company is working with existing harbor infrastructures to release fleets of seagliders worldwide. However, he also recognizes on challenged ¿ a lack of charging stations at docking areas

The company is working with existing harbor infrastructures to release fleets of seagliders worldwide. However, he also recognizes on challenged – a lack of charging stations at docking areas

The seaglider falls into the category of a Wing in Ground Effect craft, or WIGs, which is only regulated by the US Coast Guard

 The seaglider falls into the category of a Wing in Ground Effect craft, or WIGs, which is only regulated by the US Coast Guard

According to the US Department of Homeland Security, WIGs refer to 'as a vessel capable of operating completely above the surface of the water on a dynamic air cushion created by aerodynamic lift due to the ground effect between the vessel and the water's surface'

According to the US Department of Homeland Security, WIGs refer to ‘as a vessel capable of operating completely above the surface of the water on a dynamic air cushion created by aerodynamic lift due to the ground effect between the vessel and the water’s surface’

The seaglider falls into the category of a Wing in Ground Effect craft, or WIGs, which is only regulated by the US Coast Guard.

According to the US Department of Homeland Security, WIGs refer to ‘as a vessel capable of operating completely above the surface of the water on a dynamic air cushion created by aerodynamic lift due to the ground effect between the vessel and the water’s surface.’

CEO Billy Thalheimer told CNBC that he is working with existing harbor infrastructures to release fleets of seagliders worldwide.

However, he also recognizes on challenged – a lack of charging stations at docking areas. 

‘We’re going to be flying a quarter-scale prototype by the end of this year,’ said Thalheimer. ‘The prototype will have about a 15-foot wingspan, and will weigh about 400 pounds. We need to make sure it works in representative operational environments, like in waves and different weather.’

Thalheimer told CNBC that Regent is eyeing Boston for its first transport, but is still looking at other places along New England to test seagliders in harsh environments – this US region can have some of the worst winters in the nation.

Levante 3-3 Barcelona: Barca blow chance to go top of LaLiga as Leon nets late equaliser for hosts

Levante 3-3 Barcelona: Barca blow the chance to go top of LaLiga despite Lionel Messi and Pedri firing them into two-goal lead as Sergio Leon nets late equaliser for hosts

Barcelona twice threw away the lead to draw 3-3 at Levante on Tuesday in a potentially fatal blow to their chances of winning the La Liga title.

The draw took Barca into second place in the standings on 76 points, one behind leaders Atletico Madrid and one ahead of third-placed Real Madrid, who both have a game in hand.

Lionel Messi put a dominant Barca in front after 26 minutes and then played a part in Pedri tapping in their second goal in the 34th after a sweeping team move.

Levante got a foothold in the game with a header from Gonzalo Melero in the 57th and talismanic forward Jose Luis Morales equalised three minutes later.

Ousmane Dembele restored Barca’s lead in the 64th and looked to have sent Ronald Koeman’s side provisionally top of the standings but Levante came back at them and equalised again when striker Sergio Leon netted at the near post in the 83rd.

Atletico can go four points clear of the Catalans with victory at home to Real Sociedad on Wednesday, while Real Madrid visit Granada on Thursday.

More to follow 

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Black man ‘wore life-like white man mask to diguise himself as he committed 30 burglaries in LA’

Black man ‘wore a life-like white man mask complete with fake hair and glasses to disguise himself as he committed 30 burglaries in wealthy Los Angeles neighborhoods’

  • A black man is accused of using a life-like white man mask complete with fake hair and glasses as a disguise while he committed burglaries in the LA area 
  • Rockim Prowell, 30, was pulled over in Beverly Hills on May 2, and police found the mask and other items that connected him to two Beverly Hills burglaries
  • Police executed a search warrant of his home and found other items that connected him to dozens of other break-ins in the Los Angeles area

A black man allegedly used a life-like white man mask complete with fake hair and glasses to disguise himself as he committed dozens of burglaries in the Los Angeles area in the past year. 

Police released surveillance images of the suspect wearing the mask and glasses, but something was off. 

‘It was odd this burglar’s mouth was always open when seen on video surveillance,’ LAPD Pacific wrote on Twitter, which has since been deleted. ‘When he was caught breaking into another home we discovered why.’   

Rockim Prowell, 30, allegedly wore the disguise to commit about 30 home burglaries in the Southern California area starting last April, Fox News reported. 

He was finally caught on May 2 after he was pulled over in Beverly Hills. 

Police wondered why this burglar’s mouth was open. Turns out it was a mask

The suspect, later identified as Rockim Prowell, used this disguise to commit at least two Beverly Hills burglaries and it connects him to dozens more in the Los Angeles area, police said

The suspect, later identified as Rockim Prowell, used this disguise to commit at least two Beverly Hills burglaries and it connects him to dozens more in the Los Angeles area, police said

This is the life-like mask of a white male that Prowell, a black man, allegedly used during break-ins

This is the life-like mask of a white male that Prowell, a black man, allegedly used during break-ins

That’s when police found the mask and other items that connected him to Beverly Hills break-ins last July and on April 20, where he stole flat screen TVs, Beverly Hills police said.  

Currently, Rockim Prowell faces charges connected to two Beverly Hills burglaries

Currently, Rockim Prowell faces charges connected to two Beverly Hills burglaries

Prowell was arrested and charged with two counts of burglary, two counts of grand theft and one count of vandalism. 

The license plates attached to Prowell’s car were allegedly stolen, according to police.

But Prowell’s woes didn’t stop there. 

Beverly Hills detectives conducted a search warrant at Prowell’s home in Inglewood, California, where police said they found stolen items that connected Prowell dozens of other home break-ins in mostly wealthy areas in Southern California. 

Beverly Hills police are working with Los Angeles Police Department and law enforcement in in Newport Beach, an affluent city in Orange County, to determine if he is linked to home burglaries in those cities. 

He’s currently out on bail but could face more charges. 

Twitter was, as usual, went straight to the punchlines. One user compared the situation to a Scooby Doo episode and asked someone to make a ‘face reveal meme.’ 

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Drake looks stylish as he leaves a bar in Hollywood

Drake looked stylish as he left a bar in LA on Sunday night after splashing out $400,000 on a new custom Rolls-Royce. 

The rapper, 34, cut a typically suave figure in a patterned brown jacket as he left The Nice Guy in West Hollywood flanked by his security team. 

He teamed his jacket with dark jeans and a black T-shirt as he hopped into his waiting car after calling it a night. 

Suave: Drake looked stylish as he left a bar in LA on Sunday night after splashing out $400,000 on a new custom Rolls-Royce

The star added a touch of bling to his ensemble with a collection of gold chains and sported large diamond earrings in both ears.

It comes after the star spent $400,000 on a custom Rolls-Royce Cullinan with an explicit message of ‘f*** you’ etched into the wheels.

Drake has been showing off his new ride in recent days that was customized by Chrome Hearts in Miami this week.  

Stepping out: The rapper, 34, cut a typically suave figure in a patterned brown jacket as he left The Nice Guy in West Hollywood flanked by his security team

Stepping out: The rapper, 34, cut a typically suave figure in a patterned brown jacket as he left The Nice Guy in West Hollywood flanked by his security team

Cool: The star added a touch of bling to his ensemble with a collection of gold chains and sported large diamond earrings in both ears

Cool: The star added a touch of bling to his ensemble with a collection of gold chains and sported large diamond earrings in both ears

The LA-based luxury designers covered the car in their gothic cross logo, including one in place of the hood piece. 

However the car’s most notable feature is the explicit message which is printed on the silver part of the wheels in gothic font.   

It comes after Drake posted a tribute to his former flame Sophie Brussaux to his Instagram Story on Sunday.

Splashing the cash: It comes after the star spent $400,000 on a custom Rolls-Royce Cullinan with an explicit message of 'f*** you' etched into the wheels

Splashing the cash: It comes after the star spent $400,000 on a custom Rolls-Royce Cullinan with an explicit message of ‘f*** you’ etched into the wheels

Unique: Drake has been showing off his new ride in recent days that was customized by Chrome Hearts in Miami this week (picture shows the explicit message on the silver part of the wheel)

Unique: Drake has been showing off his new ride in recent days that was customized by Chrome Hearts in Miami this week (picture shows the explicit message on the silver part of the wheel)

The hitmaker’s photo showed the mother of his child taking a selfie with their son Adonis, aged three; the artist later reposted the image to her own Story.

The post comes months after the singer mended his relationship with the former model, with whom he used to have a contentious relationship.  

The Forever songwriter also added a brief text graphic to the post’s image that read: ‘Happy Mother’s Day big mama @sophieknowsbetter.’ 

Interiors: The black leather inside the expensive car is patterned with gothic crosses

Interiors: The black leather inside the expensive car is patterned with gothic crosses 

Details: The LA-based luxury designers covered the car in their gothic cross logo, including one in place of the hood piece (pictured)

Details: The LA-based luxury designers covered the car in their gothic cross logo, including one in place of the hood piece (pictured) 

Drake and Brussaux were first linked in 2017, although the circumstances behind their first meeting are still unclear.

The two managed to keep their relationship under wraps until the rapper became embroiled in a feud with fellow songwriter Pusha T, which eventually came to a head in 2018 with the release of the diss track The Story Of Adidon.

During the song, the 43-year-old hitmaker discussed the circumstances surrounding the birth of his rival’s son, including issues regarding child support and Drake’s relationship with his own father. 

Design: However the car's most notable feature is the explicit message which is printed on the silver part of the wheels in gothic font

Design: However the car’s most notable feature is the explicit message which is printed on the silver part of the wheels in gothic font

Swanky: The car has been adapted by Chrome Hearts in Miami and features lots of unique details

Swanky: The car has been adapted by Chrome Hearts in Miami and features lots of unique details

Pusha T went on to reveal Drake’s child’s name to the world and at the same time chastise his rival for his conduct, as he rapped, ‘Adonis is your son/And he deserves more than an Adidas press run; that’s real. Love the baby, respect the girl.’

Shortly after the track was released, TMZ reported that the rapper had been making child support payments to Brussaux ever since the beginning of her pregnancy.

The hitmaker attempted to skirt around the rumors until the release of his 2018 album Scorpion, where he directly addressed the situation regarding his son.

Standing out from the crowd: The car's interiors are very unique and were chosen by Drake himself

Standing out from the crowd: The car’s interiors are very unique and were chosen by Drake himself 

Sleek: The custom Rolls-Royce Cullinan had a black paint finish on it and shiny silver wheels

Sleek: The custom Rolls-Royce Cullinan had a black paint finish on it and shiny silver wheels 

Wow: The roof of the car had twinkling stars on it which is one of the vehicle's many special details

Wow: The roof of the car had twinkling stars on it which is one of the vehicle’s many special details 

Drake appeared to give a semblance of reasoning as to why he kept his child out of the public eye on the track Emotionless, as he rapped, ‘I wasn’t hidin’ my kid from the world/I was hidin’ the world from my kid.’ 

Although the Hotline Bling singer maintained a contentious connection with Brussaux for the first few years of his son’s life, their relationship seems to have improved significantly in recent months.

Earlier this year, the hitmaker made several references to both his child and the model on the collaborative track Lemon Pepper Freestyle, which was released in March. 

Sending a shout-out: It comes after Drake posted a tribute to his son Adonis' mother Sophie Brussaux to his Instagram Story on Sunday following the mending of their previously contentious relationship

Sending a shout-out: It comes after Drake posted a tribute to his son Adonis’ mother Sophie Brussaux to his Instagram Story on Sunday following the mending of their previously contentious relationship

During the track, Drake expressed that he and Brussaux were getting along as co-parents.

 He rapped, ‘I sent her the child support, she sent me the heart emoji.’

He also noted that his relationship with his son had improved as well, as he rhymed, ‘Recess hits, daddy probably made another M/School bell rings and I’m out there to get him again.’ 

Moving fast: The Forever songwriter and his former flame were first linked in 2017, although the circumstances behind their first meeting are still unclear

Moving fast: The Forever songwriter and his former flame were first linked in 2017, although the circumstances behind their first meeting are still unclear

Juventus ‘reject Barcelona’s pursuit of Matthijs de Ligt’… with Spanish giants keen on centre back

Juventus ‘reject Barcelona’s renewed pursuit of Matthijs de Ligt’… with Spanish giants back in for Dutch centre back having missed out on him in 2019 to their European rivals

  • LaLiga contenders Barcelona are reportedly interested again in Matthijs de Ligt
  • Barca missed out when Juventus took the Holland centre back to Serie A in 2019
  • A bid is said to have been hinted at during talks over the European Super League
  • De Ligt signed a five-year contract at Juve when he signed from Ajax for £67.8m 

Barcelona have failed in a renewed attempt to prise Holland centre back Matthijs de Ligt from Juventus, according to reports.

LaLiga hopefuls Barca missed out on De Ligt when he joined Juve as a teenage sensation in 2019, signing for £67.8million after helping Ajax reach the 2018/19 Champions League semi-finals and win the Eredivisie title.

Barca had wanted De Ligt to join at the same time as fellow Holland prodigy Frenkie de Jong, who completed his move from the Dutch giants for £65million that summer.

Juventus faced competition from Barcelona for Matthijs de Ligt when he joined them from Ajax

The Spanish giants signed Frenkie de Jong from Ajax in 2019 and had wanted De Ligt to follow

The Spanish giants signed Frenkie de Jong from Ajax in 2019 and had wanted De Ligt to follow

De Ligt has not hit the heights in Turin that the 21-year-old did with Ajax, suffering successive early Champions League exits and missing out on the Serie A title this season for the first time in 10 years.

The Nations League winner only overcame a serious shoulder problem earlier this season, although he has been ever-present for Juventus in their last nine games, setting up Alex Sandro’s opener and scoring a second-half header in the 3-1 win over Parma in their last home game.

Ronald Koeman knows De Ligt from his spell as Holland manager and Barca bosses mentioned De Ligt during talks with Juventus over the failed European Super League, AS has reported.

Barcelona manager Ronald Koeman (centre) knows De Ligt from his time in charge of Holland

Barcelona manager Ronald Koeman (centre) knows De Ligt from his time in charge of Holland

Juventus reportedly dismissed the idea of De Ligt being reunited with De Jong, preferring to keep hold of the man who signed a five-year deal when he moved to Italy.

Koeman remains on the hunt for new defenders, with an eye on a successor to veteran centre back Gerard Pique.

France defender Samuel Umtiti has suffered with injuries this season, and former target David Alaba eventually agreed to join arch-rivals Real Madrid from Bayern Munich.

De Ligt and De Jong's reputations rose at Ajax - and Barcelona remain eager to reunite the duo

De Ligt and De Jong’s reputations rose at Ajax – and Barcelona remain eager to reunite the duo

De Ligt was unimpressed after Juventus drew 1-1 at Fiorentina two weeks ago as part of a run that has seen the dethroned champions keep only one clean sheet in 11 matches.

The defender told Sky Sport Italia: ‘We need more intensity, more courage with the ball. We have to defend better.

‘We were thinking about the Scudetto, but now the target is to finish second. We are strong and we must aim high.’ 

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Bella Thorne enjoys a very public display of affection with fiancé Benjamin Mascolo

Bella Thorne enjoys a very public display of affection with fiancé Benjamin Mascolo as the couple visit her old high school in Miami

Bella Thorne and hunky Italian fiancé Benjamin Mascolo were joined at the lip on Saturday as they paid a visit to her old high school in Miami.  

The couple, who confirmed their engagement in March, enjoyed a very public display of affection after travelling from Los Angeles to the Floridian city where Bella, 23, spent much of her childhood. 

The actress ensured she caught the eye in a blue patterned co-ord as Benjamin, a singer with Italian pop group Benji & Fedi, drew her in for an affectionate kiss. 

Close: Bella Thorne and hunky Italian fiancé Benjamin Mascolo were joined at the lip on Saturday as they paid a visit to her old high school in Miami 

Bella added to her relaxed look with a pair of casual sliders, while her long ginger locks were pulled into a messy bun. 

Meanwhile Benjamin was dressed appropriately for Miami’s typically warm coastal temperatures by wearing a simple T-shirt and matching shorts.  

Bella spent her early childhood attending public school in Florida before being home schooled, and she was also joined by actress sisters Dani and Tamara as they revisited their old stomping ground over the weekend. 

Inseparable: The couple, who confirmed their engagement in March, enjoyed a very public display of affection after travelling from Los Angeles to the Floridian city

Inseparable: The couple, who confirmed their engagement in March, enjoyed a very public display of affection after travelling from Los Angeles to the Floridian city

The actress was kept apart from Benjamin for the first months of lockdown due to travel restrictions between the United States and his native Italy.

They finally reunited in Mexico on July 7 and she gushed on Instagram: ‘After 5 months reunited & it feels so good.’

Bella and Benjamin announced they were getting hitched in March when the actress shared a series of photos of his over-the-top proposal. 

In good company: Bella was also joined by actress sisters Dani and Tamara as they revisited their old stomping ground over the weekend

In good company: Bella was also joined by actress sisters Dani and Tamara as they revisited their old stomping ground over the weekend

Bella told her fans she was ‘so happy’ and praised her new fiancée for knowing ‘exactly my style’ when it came to selecting an engagement ring.

The couple first met two years ago at Coachella and would fall for each other quickly.

Bella has previously dated musician Mod Sun, internet personality Tana Mongeau and English actor Greg Sulkin.  

Back together: The actress was kept apart from Benjamin for the first months of lockdown due to travel restrictions between the United States and his native Italy

Back together: The actress was kept apart from Benjamin for the first months of lockdown due to travel restrictions between the United States and his native Italy

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