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R. Kelly fails to make bail

R. Kelly, one of the most successful R&B acts of all time, was still in jail Sunday afternoon after he failed to immediately produce the $100,000 in cash required to make bail.

Judge rejects retired Boise priest's request for lower bail

BOISE, Idaho (AP) - A judge has refused to reduce the $1 million bail set for a retired Boise priest facing child pornography charges.The Idaho Statesman reports that the judge on Friday made the decision after hearing arguments that Rev. W. Thomas Faucher was role-playing with a fellow author in an online chatroom conversation.Police say the chatroom conversation involved the 72-year-old Faucher saying he wanted to rape and kill children.