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Posted at 04:38 PM ET, 02/27/2013

Stone Temple Pilots fires Scott Weiland; perhaps because he’s doing their songs without them?

And apparently he got the pink slip via a press release.

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Posted at 04:20 PM ET, 02/21/2013

In other news: Shia LaBeouf bails on Broadway debut; Metta World Peace’s fake hostage crisis

What happens when things get a little too theatrical.

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Posted at 03:12 PM ET, 02/20/2013

In other news: Patricia Cornwell wins $51 million from former money managers

The bestselling crime author claimed the firm mismanaged her fortune.

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Posted at 12:00 AM ET, 02/08/2013

In other news: Labrador staffer loses job over tweet; James Cromwell arrested in protest

A congerssional aide is out of a job after an accidental tweet. The ‘Babe’ star protests animal research.

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Posted at 07:00 PM ET, 02/06/2013

Chris Brown brings Rihanna to court date

A judge is still deliberating whether his community service records are complete.

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Posted at 03:15 PM ET, 02/05/2013

Chris Brown off the hook for Frank Ocean case, but may need re-do on Rihanna sentence

L.A. prosecutors claim Virginia police failed to verify the pop star did his required hours for his ’09 assault conviction.

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Posted at 07:18 PM ET, 02/04/2013

In other news. . . : Donald Trump sues Bill Maher

Wants $5 million from a public bet the comic made last month

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Posted at 07:01 PM ET, 01/28/2013

In other news: British foreign minister hosts dinner for Clinton; Mikulski ups Super Bowl ante with hair spray

You were probably not on this elite U.K. guest list. And the Md. senator places an unusual bet.

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Posted at 01:00 PM ET, 01/28/2013

In other news: Chris Brown investigated in fight; Rick Ross wrecks Rolls fleeing gunfire

A rough weekend for the giants of hip-hop.

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Posted at 02:00 PM ET, 01/27/2013

In other news: Randy Quaid can’t stay in Canada

The bizarre saga of the fugitive actor seems likely to take another turn.

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Posted at 12:00 AM ET, 01/18/2013

In other news: Official inaugural stylists? Not so fast; anti-Beyonce petition pulled

Strange odds and ends in the countdown to the inauguration.

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Posted at 04:15 PM ET, 01/17/2013

Michelle Obama’s birthday: New Twitter, new bangs

A couple of change-ups just in time for the inauguration.

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Posted at 01:25 PM ET, 01/14/2013

In other news: Kate Middleton’s due date; Malik Obama goes into politics

Carrying on the family business.

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Posted at 05:55 PM ET, 12/19/2012

In other news: Sam Donaldson arrested; Shaun White cuts his hair

Donaldson is charged with a DUI; the snowboarder cuts his signature hair.

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Posted at 12:00 PM ET, 12/19/2012

In other news: Lara Logan battled breast cancer

The CBS correspondent battled breast cancer after returning from Egypt last year.

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Posted at 12:00 AM ET, 12/18/2012

In other news: London Fletcher’s family in Browns stadium melee; celebrity hacker sentenced

The Redskin’s family got into a scuffle with Browns fans; the hacker of celebrity emails gets his sentence.

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Posted at 01:18 PM ET, 12/15/2012

In other news: Your love letters are worthless, Charlie Brown

Charles Schulz’s rare letters to a younger woman failed to find a bidder at auction.

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Posted at 07:02 PM ET, 12/10/2012

In other news: Gerard Depardieu moves to Belgium; Beyonce signs with Pepsi

The French movie star is being blasted as a tax exile; the singer’s soda deal is worth $50 million.

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Posted at 04:43 PM ET, 12/05/2012

In other news: Alan Simpson puts an end to Gangnam Style

The former senator pushes young people to help with the national debt.

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Posted at 02:40 PM ET, 12/04/2012

Dick Cheney to write book on heart disease

The former VP is penning “non-political” memoir with daughter Liz and his cardiologist.

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Posted at 04:39 PM ET, 11/29/2012

In other news: The latest Lindsay Lohan arrest

The actress was charged on two coasts in connection with a car crash and an assault.

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Posted at 04:56 PM ET, 11/28/2012

In other news: Women fight over Hector “Macho” Camacho at boxer’s funeral in Puerto Rico

What happens when two women both claim to be the deceased’s girlfriend?

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Posted at 06:47 PM ET, 11/27/2012

In other news: Lenny Kravitz to star in Marvin Gaye biopic

It will be Kravitz’s first leading role in a major film.

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Posted at 03:44 PM ET, 11/27/2012

In other news: Jill Kelley loses honorary consul title

She loses ceremonial title due to scandal

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Posted at 12:10 PM ET, 11/08/2012

In other news: Jermaine Jackson seeks small but conspicuous name change

The artist formerly known as Jermaine Jackson wants to be known as Jermaine Jacksun.

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Posted at 06:00 PM ET, 11/04/2012

In other news: John Cusack to play Rush Limbaugh

Liberal actor tackles right-wing icon

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Posted at 06:22 PM ET, 11/01/2012

In other news: Bruce Springsteen applauds Chris Christie; no charges in Gene Hackman’s fight with a homeless man

The Boss lauds Christie’s handling of Hurricane Sandy, and Hackman is cleared of all charges.

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Posted at 02:35 PM ET, 10/29/2012

In other news: Tom Cruise’s neighbor gets tasered

A surprise awaited an intruder on the actor’s property.

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Posted at 12:00 AM ET, 10/29/2012

In other news: Clintons celebrate Hillary’s 65th in Connecticut; Lil Wayne grounded by illness

Bill and Hillary surprised a wedding party at a quaint resort. The rapper suffered a severe migraine.

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Posted at 06:14 PM ET, 10/25/2012

In other news: Justin Timberlake’s wedding video leaked, retracted

A pal apparently thought it was hilarious to get wedding wishes for the star from homeless men on the streets of L.A.

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Posted at 09:00 PM ET, 10/18/2012

In other news: Eva Longoria, Drake, Flavor Flav

The actress/Obama fundraiser tweeted recklessly. The rapper graduated high school.

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Posted at 04:22 PM ET, 10/10/2012

In other news: Beyonce bails on Eastwood; Polanski’s victim speaks

The star will not join Clint Eastwood’s new take on “A Star is Born”; Samantha Geimer is writing a book.

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Posted at 12:00 AM ET, 10/04/2012

In other news: Spielberg to speak at Gettysburg

Gives keynote address right after “Lincoln” movie opens

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Posted at 12:00 AM ET, 10/03/2012

In other news: NSO honors old Washington establishment leaders

The gala honored businessfolk who have outlasted the transient pundits-and-pols scene here.

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Posted at 04:32 PM ET, 09/23/2012

In other news. . . : Arnold Schwarzenegger describes breakup with Maria; Billie Joe Armstrong to rehab; Imelda Marcos shoe collection destroyed

All of these folks have seen better days.

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Posted at 05:35 PM ET, 09/20/2012

In other news: Fiona Apple arrested for drugs in same Texas town where everyone gets arrested for drugs

You’d think they’d learn eventually.

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Posted at 07:27 PM ET, 09/17/2012

In other news . . . : Amanda Bynes and Shaun White on wrong side of the law

A bad weekend for aging child prodigies.

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Posted at 11:00 AM ET, 09/16/2012

Smithsonian names acting director after American History’s John Gray is hospitalized

Director John Gray remains hospitalized

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Posted at 05:11 PM ET, 08/29/2012

In other news: MSNBC’s Melissa Harris-Perry loses home to storm

The cable commentator had just bought the blighted property a month ago with plans to renovate it.

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Posted at 02:46 PM ET, 08/01/2012

Quoted: Sarah Palin on why she accepted the GOP nomination

The former VP candidate responds to Dick Cheney’s criticism.

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Posted at 06:39 PM ET, 07/26/2012

In other news: Russell Brand sentenced to community service

The comedian will serve twenty hours following a scuffle with a photographer.

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Posted at 02:54 PM ET, 07/24/2012

In other news. . .: Jackson family feud heats up

It seems to be the siblings vs. the lawyers, with the kids in between.

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Posted at 06:15 PM ET, 07/19/2012

In other news. . . : Fred Willard’s bad day

Arrested, then fired.

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Posted at 04:33 PM ET, 07/17/2012

In other news: Charlie Sheen pledges $1 million to USO, will fund new Ft. Belvoir and Walter Reed centers

They’ve already received the first $250K.

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Posted at 06:14 PM ET, 07/12/2012

In other news: Financier Leon Black revealed as buyer of “The Scream”

Black, who sits on the board of both the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Museum of Modern Art, purchased the painting for $120 million.

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Posted at 12:00 AM ET, 07/11/2012

In other news: Arne Duncan shoots hoops in Georgetown’s summer league

The Secretary of Education hit the court with Georgetown’s Kenner League on Sunday.

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Posted at 03:06 PM ET, 07/09/2012

In other news: Denise Rich gives up U.S. citizenship

The songwriter/fundraiser is expected to save millions in taxes with her move.

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Posted at 05:00 AM ET, 07/09/2012

In other news...: Blago’s brother has a book, too

But he’s not in prison

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Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 07/04/2012

In other news: Brad Paisley to play the White House’s July 4th party

The country star will perform a private concert for service personnel and relatives.

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Posted at 05:00 AM ET, 07/03/2012

In other news. . . .: Who knew? Alec Baldwin and Hilary Rosen dated in college!

How did we not know this?

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Posted at 07:14 PM ET, 06/27/2012

In other news. . .: R. Kelly falls ill, cancels Union Station appearance

Sorry, girls. The R&B star, who was supposed to do a book-signing in D.C., has canceled all appearances this week.

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Posted at 02:40 PM ET, 06/25/2012

In other news. . . : Alex Trebek recovering after mild heart attack; Dylan McDermott’s mother’s death ruled a murder

Somewhat dark news from the world of showbiz today.

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Posted at 08:00 AM ET, 06/23/2012

In other news: Michelle Obama to lead U.S. Olympic delegation

She’ll be joined by medalists Brandi Chastain, Dominique Dawes, and Grant Hill among others. Sasha and Malia are staying home, though.

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Posted at 04:36 PM ET, 06/21/2012

In other news. . . : Prince William turns 30, claims inheritance

On his birthday, the heir gets half of his mother’s estate.

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Posted at 04:32 PM ET, 06/20/2012

In other news: Alec Baldwin vs. paparazzi heats up

It’s going to be a long, hot summer in New York.

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Posted at 05:41 PM ET, 06/19/2012

In other news: White House press corps has interesting view in Mexico

Right next door to a swinger’s resort!

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Posted at 07:00 PM ET, 06/18/2012

In other news...: NBC-4 weatherman Doug Kammerer’s busted face explained

The weatherman took a hand to the face during a pickup basketball game.

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Posted at 10:00 PM ET, 06/17/2012

In other news: Site of Chris Brown, Drake bar brawl shut down by NYC officials

Meanwhile, officials mull bottle service regulations.

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Posted at 02:55 PM ET, 06/14/2012

In other news. . .: NYPD probes bar brawl involving Drake and Chris Brown

Want to take sides? Go ahead.

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Posted at 02:53 PM ET, 06/13/2012

In other news. . . : Bill backed by J.D. Salinger’s heirs vetoed in N.H.

So go ahead, wear that Salinger t-shirt.

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Posted at 12:37 PM ET, 06/12/2012

In other news: Queen Elizabeth’s granddaughter makes Olympic team

The equestrian team, not surprisingly.

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Posted at 05:44 PM ET, 06/11/2012

In other news: David Cameron accidentally leaves daughter at a pub

Who among us can’t relate?

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Posted at 04:03 PM ET, 06/07/2012

In other news: Lauryn Hill charged in federal tax case

She allegedly neglected to file returns for 2005-07.

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Posted at 10:00 PM ET, 05/24/2012

In other news: Lady Gaga, Will Smith, Sharon Stone

A tweet, a kiss and a nanny gone wrong.

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Posted at 02:09 PM ET, 05/23/2012

In other news: Nancy Reagan injured; Michael McKean struck by car; Rafaello Follieri heads home

Rough news for a lot of VIPs today.

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Posted at 04:07 PM ET, 05/19/2012

In other news. . .: Will Smith is latest star to slap someone on red carpet (video)

Seems to be going around these days.

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Posted at 06:15 PM ET, 05/16/2012

In other news...: Saudi prince visits space shuttle Discovery

Prince Sultan bin Salman bin Abdel Aziz Al-Saud paid a visit to the shuttle, which he flew on in 1985.

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Posted at 12:00 AM ET, 05/16/2012

In other news. . . : Lady Gaga concert scuttled in Jakarta amid protests

Hard-line conservatives had threatened violent protests.

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Posted at 03:21 PM ET, 05/14/2012

In other news: Queen’s cousin, Prince Michael, got $500K from Russian oligarch

What for? It’s hard out there for a prince.

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Posted at 02:31 PM ET, 05/10/2012

In other news: Reese Witherspoon’s parents in court battle over second marriage

The actress’s mother fears her estranged husband is being taken advantage of.

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Posted at 05:16 PM ET, 05/08/2012

In other news...: Trouble Funk sue the Beastie Boys; Linda Evangelista reaches child support agreement; Justin Bieber graduates high school

The D.C. go-go act alleges that the New York hip-hop trio sampled their songs without permission.

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Posted at 08:50 PM ET, 05/02/2012

In other news...: Cate Edwards leaves father’s trial in tears

Former aide testifies about public fight between her parents

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Posted at 06:55 PM ET, 04/30/2012

In other news: Judge rejects fraud lawsuit against ‘Three Cups of Tea’ author Greg Mortenson

Of course, he has bigger fish to fry.

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Posted at 09:14 PM ET, 04/24/2012

In other news: Romney horse disappoints at World Cup; Watergate dinner is big Sidwell auction bid

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Posted at 10:53 AM ET, 04/24/2012

In other news: Chuck Brown cancels May concerts

The 75-year-old go-go legend is in the hospital.

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Posted at 06:20 PM ET, 04/19/2012

In other news...: Gwen Ifill just hosting, not endorsing

Media critics thought Ifill was getting a little too cozy with the HHS Secretary, but she says it’s all business.

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Posted at 02:00 PM ET, 04/13/2012

In other news: Thomas Kinkade struggled with alcoholism, criticism; Robin Gibb and Ryan O’Neal are both ill

His brother told the San Jose Mercury News that his brother was tormented in final years.

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Posted at 05:35 PM ET, 04/12/2012

In other news. . . : ‘Inhaled’ poster yanked at National Press Club

Organizers are claiming “censorship,” club officials are saying they didn’t go through the proper review.

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Posted at 10:00 PM ET, 04/10/2012

In other news...: Miss Universe to allow transgendered contestants; ‘Texts from Hillary’ creators meet their inspiration

Vancouver contestant Jenna Talackova, who changed genders at 19, will get her shot at the title; the Secretary of State had a meet and greet with her meme’s makers.

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Posted at 02:47 PM ET, 04/09/2012

In other news...: Barbara Mikulski inspires supernova name

Some people get a bridge, others get an exploding star.

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Posted at 01:39 PM ET, 04/05/2012

In other news...: White House screens “To Kill a Mockingbird”

The first family is holding the viewing in honor of the film’s 50th anniversary.

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Posted at 06:11 PM ET, 04/03/2012

In other news...: Russian spy rumors shot down; Levi Johnston to be a dad again; delegate Ashley Judd

Today the FBI debunked a news story which claimed that back in 2010, Anna Chapman, or one of her Russian spy colleagues, got cozy with a member of President Obama’s cabinet.

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Posted at 02:22 PM ET, 03/28/2012

In other news. . . : ‘The Lorax’ goes missing; ‘House of Cards’ holds casting call in D.C.

A statue of the storybook creature was stolen from the home of Dr. Seuss’s widow. The Kevin Spacey miniseries is looking for “elegant Washington types.”

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Posted at 02:33 PM ET, 03/27/2012

In other news. . . : Jane Fonda tapped to play Nancy Reagan

Well, how about that!

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Posted at 05:14 PM ET, 03/25/2012

In other news. . . . : Miss Canada Universe contestant disqualified over sex change

Every one of these beauty pageant scandals is special and unique.

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Posted at 07:00 PM ET, 03/21/2012

In other news: James Patterson donates his own books to troops

It’s the thought that counts.

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Posted at 08:00 PM ET, 03/20/2012

In other news: Ashton Kutcher buys a space flight

A mere $200K for a two-and-a-half hour flight.

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Posted at 03:45 PM ET, 03/19/2012

In other news: UK gift to Obama — made in China?

Another diplomatic gift gaffe. Sweet ping-pong table, though.

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Posted at 12:45 PM ET, 03/19/2012

In other news: Cee Lo sort of apologizes, sort of doesn’t, for singing that song at Obama fundraiser

“All of you heard the song a thousand times so don’t get all saint on me.”

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Posted at 08:00 PM ET, 03/18/2012

In other news...: Sarkozy scolds veggie-throwing son

“He was wrong.”

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Posted at 06:11 PM ET, 03/12/2012

In other news...: ‘Homeland’ actor Damian Lewis to attend state dinner

Lewis blabbed about his invite during an appearance on the “Graham Norton Show” last week.

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Posted at 04:16 PM ET, 03/07/2012

In other news: Forest Whitaker may play White House butler; Rush wants songs off Rush Limbaugh’s show

The Oscar winner now seems like the leading candidate to play the late Eugene Allen. Also: Rush vs. Rush.

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Posted at 06:26 PM ET, 03/06/2012

In other news: Morrissey disses William and Kate; Mike Tyson stars in one-man show

The Smiths frontman makes a statement about the Falklands situation. The boxer returns to Vegas.

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Posted at 06:12 PM ET, 02/28/2012

In other news: DSK behind on D.C. property taxes

On top of everything else.

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Posted at 06:11 PM ET, 02/21/2012

In other news. . . : Prince Pierre Casiraghi beaten in nightclub brawl; Mark Kelly to write children’s book

The grandson of Grace Kelly got on the wrong side of another clubgoer. The astronaut is writing about a “Mousetronaut.”

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Posted at 05:22 PM ET, 02/16/2012

In other news: Kevin Costner to speak at Whitney Houston’s funeral

Aretha Franklin and Stevie Wonder will perform, too.

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Posted at 11:00 PM ET, 02/14/2012

Jeremy Lin inspires 'Linsanity' trademark claims

Two California men filed separate applications with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office to sell merchandise or services using the phrase.

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Posted at 06:00 PM ET, 02/13/2012

In other news. . . : Whitney Houston investigation continues; White House to honor the blues

Police confirm she was found underwater in her hotel bathtub. Mick Jagger among the stars slated to perform at the White House.

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Posted at 02:31 PM ET, 02/07/2012

In other news...: Queen Elizabeth celebrates 60 years on the throne; Lana Del Rey cancels tour

Six decades wearing the crown has made her the oldest reigning British Monarch.

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Posted at 03:08 PM ET, 02/06/2012

In other news: Randy Travis arrested for being drunk in public

We’ve all heard that song before.

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Posted at 11:00 PM ET, 02/05/2012

In other news...: Ayla Brown paid to sing for dad’s campaign

The senator’s daughter got $9,500 to perform at three events

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Posted at 06:30 PM ET, 01/31/2012

In other news: Wills and Kate’s new puppy can’t inherit the throne

Despite the recent overhaul in succession rules, the dog cannot be king.

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Posted at 05:40 PM ET, 01/25/2012

In other news. . . : Hodierne wins short-film prize at Sundance

The 25-year-old D.C. native hopes to turn his drama about Somali pirates into a feature-length film.

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Posted at 02:05 PM ET, 01/25/2012

In other news: Demi Moore and the showbiz plague of ‘exhaustion’

Which, well, who knows what it means.

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Posted at 05:00 PM ET, 01/19/2012

In other news: Rupert Murdoch’s company settles phone hacking cases

The billionaire’s News Group has forked over more than $1 million in damages.

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Posted at 04:30 PM ET, 01/18/2012

In other news: Kareem Abdul Jabbar at State Department; Jill Biden to write children’s book

The NBA great is the latest global cultural ambassador; the veep’s wife is the latest political celebrity to write a kid’s book.

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Posted at 03:10 PM ET, 01/18/2012

In other news: Aretha Franklin tries to cast her own biopic; DSK’s wife takes Huffington Post job

But who does Aretha want to play Aretha? . . . Anne Sinclair lands a job.

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Posted at 10:00 PM ET, 01/10/2012

In other news...: Rouge 24 chef to undergo heart surgery; Lisa Baden returns to the airwaves

Chef R.J. Cooper will be out for six to eight weeks, but he’s lined up some special guest chefs to hold down the fort.

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Posted at 06:30 PM ET, 01/09/2012

In other news: Delonte West could have gone to the White House, Mark Cuban dons a suit

Or so says the Secret Service, denying the Marvericks player’s claimed that he was “banned” because of his 2009 weapons arrest.

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Posted at 03:47 PM ET, 01/05/2012

Joe Kennedy III considers run for Congress, first of fourth generation in politics

The Massachusetts prosecutor is eyeing Barney Frank’s seat.

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Posted at 04:57 PM ET, 01/03/2012

In other news. . . : Sorry, that wasn’t Wendi Deng Murdoch on Twitter

You must be horribly disappointed.

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Posted at 05:28 PM ET, 12/21/2011

In other news: Hillary Clinton to lead U.S. delegation to Vaclav Havel funeral; Lou Reed remembers late Czech leader

The Velvet Underground frontman wishes he could have updated the Velvet Revolution leader on the Occupy movement.

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Posted at 10:00 PM ET, 12/20/2011

In other news. . . : D.C. man sues over ‘Avatar’ concept

Bryant Moore claims James Cameron stole his idea.

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Posted at 12:42 PM ET, 12/20/2011

In other news. . . : Sean Penn and Maria Conchita Alonso in political shouting match at LAX

Penn’s long-ago co-star from “Colors” had to know she was playing with fire. But what a story.

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Posted at 02:47 PM ET, 12/19/2011

In other news. . . : Louis C.K., James Franco, Maya Angelou and Common

The first is hosting a media-political dinner; the second is triggering dispute at NYU; the latter two are beefing over a new song.

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Posted at 09:50 PM ET, 12/18/2011

In other news...: First lady asked to Marine Ball

Here’s taking the Marine celebrity-date fad to the next level.

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Posted at 04:39 PM ET, 12/15/2011

In other news: Virginia first lady and daughter take roles in ‘Lincoln’

The lieutenant governor turned down a part, though.

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Posted at 06:05 PM ET, 12/06/2011

In other news: Mitt Romney theme song; Lady Gaga at White House; Chris Matthews’s brother; Alec Baldwin deplanes

Romney has selected “Born Free,” by redneck rocker Kid Rock, as his campaign song.

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Posted at 03:37 PM ET, 12/05/2011

In other news: Giuliana Rancic will have mastectomy

The E! host is opting for aggressive cancer treatment.

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Posted at 01:23 PM ET, 11/29/2011

In other news: Diddy’s son Justin Combs, Pippa Middleton, sign deals

More good news for the global 1 percent.

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Posted at 04:38 PM ET, 11/23/2011

J.R. Martinez congratulated by Leon Panetta on ‘Dancing With the Stars’ win

The defense secretary called the burned Iraq vet-turned-soap star a worthy rep for the “next greatest generation.”

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Posted at 04:28 PM ET, 11/21/2011

Ronan Farrow, son of Mia and Woody, lands Rhodes Scholarship

Not bad, even for a guy who graduated from Yale Law School at 21.

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Posted at 09:55 PM ET, 11/20/2011

In other news...: Mila Kunis attends Marine ball

Now the novelty factor is gone, so it probably won’t work again.

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Posted at 02:11 PM ET, 11/16/2011

Justin Bieber paternity suit dropped

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Posted at 03:11 PM ET, 11/15/2011

In other news...: Patti LaBelle sued over alleged tantrum

The diva supposedly hurled expletives and H2O at a mom and toddler.

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Posted at 03:47 PM ET, 11/14/2011

In other news: Jay-Z’s “Occupy All Streets” t-shirts still for sale

But they’re on back order until December.

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Posted at 01:47 PM ET, 11/09/2011

Twittersphere mistakes Ruby Dee for Heavy D

Reports of the 87-year-old activist’s death have been greatly exaggerated.

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Posted at 12:30 PM ET, 11/07/2011

In other news: Ashley Biden will wed in Delaware; Lindsay Lohan out of jail already

So much for a Naval Observatory wedding. So much for Lindsay’s latest time in the slammer.

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Posted at 03:02 PM ET, 11/02/2011

In other news: More bad luck for Anna Chapman, Lindsay Lohan

Come on, ladies, keep it together!

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Posted at 10:17 AM ET, 10/26/2011

In other news: Amy Winehouse death ruled alcohol poisoning

British authorities have concluded an accidental “death by misadventure.”

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Posted at 03:28 PM ET, 10/25/2011

In other news: Lindsay Lohan in talks with Playboy

So this is the state of Lindsay Lohan, circa late 2011.

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Posted at 05:02 PM ET, 10/24/2011

In other news: Michele Norris takes leave from NPR hosting job, the latest political spouse to make career shift

Just the latest political spouse in journalism to shift duties because of possible conflict.

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Posted at 06:23 PM ET, 10/20/2011

In other news: Labor Secretary Hilda Solis gets a birthday serenade

The a cappella group On a Sensual Note stopped by the U.S. Department of Labor to belt out some hits for Solis’ birthday.

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Posted at 03:27 PM ET, 10/19/2011

In other news. . .: Lindsay Lohan, Naomi Wolf and Soulja Boy all get cuffed, in separate incidents

Stars behind bars.

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Posted at 03:08 PM ET, 10/17/2011

In other news: Raheem DeVaughn; Susan Sarandon

The R&B singer got arrested in an Occupy DC protest. Susan Sarandon just called the pope a Nazi.

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Posted at 03:38 PM ET, 10/13/2011

In other news: Alice Walton arrested for DWI

The Walmart heiress is the tenth richest person in America.

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Posted at 04:44 PM ET, 10/12/2011

In other news: FBI arrests Christopher Chaney in ‘Operation Hackerazzi’ case

Seems like there’s one guy behind this spate of starlet-hacking.

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Posted at 05:30 PM ET, 10/10/2011

In other news. . . : Book deal for Amy Winehouse’s dad; beauty queen was Bulger tipster; Brad Pitt movie set raided

Little bits of news.

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Posted at 05:38 PM ET, 09/30/2011

In other news: Harry Reid’s wife diagnosed with breast cancer

Landra Reid is expected to recover.

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Posted at 06:20 PM ET, 09/29/2011

In other news: Dominique Strauss-Kahn meets accuser Tristane Banon

As prosecutors decide whether to pursue charges.

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Posted at 06:11 PM ET, 09/22/2011

In other news...: John Grisham; Bill Clinton; Arnold Schwarzenegger

Everybody’s got a book.

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Posted at 06:02 PM ET, 09/12/2011

In other news: Giffords to participate in ABC special, but no interview confirmed yet

The wounded congresswoman will decide later whether she’ll sit for an on-camera interview with Diane Sawyer.

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Posted at 12:32 PM ET, 09/08/2011

In other news: John Galliano convicted, spared jail time; Mos Def changes name

Paris magistrates were lenient with the designer after he apologized for his drunken rant. Start calling the rapper “Yasiin” in 2012.

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Posted at 03:17 PM ET, 09/07/2011

In other news: Chelsea Clinton and Marc Mezvinsky in Beijing

Lunching at Beijing’s best French restaurant.

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Posted at 04:41 PM ET, 08/11/2011

In other news...: George Soros; Huma Abedin; Rebecca Black

The billionaire is in dutch with his 28-year-old ex; Abedin attended the White House’s Ramadan dinner.

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Posted at 10:05 PM ET, 08/07/2011

In other news: Big Boi arrested on drug charges

Ecstacy and Viagra — go figure.

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Posted at 03:00 PM ET, 08/05/2011

In other news: Buzz Aldrin sues stepdaughter; Coheeed and Cambria oust troubled bassist

A couple messy parting-of-ways.

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Posted at 06:28 PM ET, 08/04/2011

In other news: Jerry Lewis abruptly splits with Muscular Dystrophy Association

There were hints of turmoil when he spoke with TV critics last week.

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Posted at 06:20 PM ET, 08/03/2011

In other news...: Serbian tennis player flies to the wrong Carlsbad for tournament

D’oh!

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Posted at 05:11 PM ET, 08/01/2011

In other news: Kings of Leon cancel U.S. tour

After the lead singer got abruptly sick midway through a Dallas concert. Draw your own conclusions.

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Posted at 10:00 PM ET, 07/31/2011

In other news...: Newt and Callista Gingrich gets support from fellow cruisers

Shipmates on the luxury cruise call them “a nice couple.”

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Posted at 04:34 PM ET, 07/28/2011

In other news...: Scarlett Johansson turns down YouTube date to the Marine Ball, but sends champagne

Mila Kunis and Justin Timberlake are going, though.

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Posted at 02:13 PM ET, 07/27/2011

In other news: Alexander McQueen makes big bequest to pet dogs

That was a nice gesture.

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Posted at 05:12 PM ET, 07/26/2011

In other news...: Christopher Schwarzenegger released from hospital

He’s going to be fine.

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Posted at 04:38 PM ET, 07/23/2011

In other news: Nancy Pelosi splurges on cupcakes for Giants’ visit

We should all try to get ourselves on this lady’s mailing list.

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Posted at 12:09 PM ET, 07/22/2011

Christopher Schwarzenegger injured in swimming accident

The youngest son of Arnold and Maria is said to be in intensive care.

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Posted at 07:15 PM ET, 07/21/2011

In other news. . . : Anita Hill joins D.C. law firm; Jose Antonio Vargas loses license

Hill may only be a limited presence here, since she remains on the faculty at Brandeis. Our former colleague Vargas lost his license after a state investigation.

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Posted at 06:00 PM ET, 07/20/2011

In other news...: Kim Kardashian is suing Old Navy over look-alike

The clothing company used a model that looks exactly like her.

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Posted at 06:21 PM ET, 07/19/2011

Piers Morgan denies MP’s phone-hacking claims

British lawmaker cited the CNN host’s memoir of his tabloid days ... but a check of the book finds no such reference.

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Posted at 04:32 PM ET, 07/18/2011

In other news...: Ja Rule is headed to prison

The rapper has been sentenced to 28 months in the clink for failing to pay his taxes.

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Posted at 06:47 PM ET, 07/14/2011

Famous faces at the Dalai Lama’s Kalchakra

It’s not just Richard Gere.

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Posted at 05:01 PM ET, 07/13/2011

In other news...: R. Kelly faces foreclosure

The crooner is in trouble with the bank over payments on mansion in the Chicago ’burbs.

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Posted at 02:02 PM ET, 07/11/2011

In other news: Coheed and Cambria bassist arrested; Placido Domingo Jr. denounces Scientology

The musician allegedly stuck up a pharmacy for drugs; the operatic scion says he’s felt pressured by the church.

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Posted at 04:56 PM ET, 07/07/2011

Love, etc.: Bow Wow welcomes a daughter, Roy Williams sues to get his ring back

The rapper kept her a secret for a while. The Cowboys receiver shouldn’t have tried a proposal-by mail.

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Posted at 03:16 PM ET, 07/07/2011

In other news...: Mark Foley has prostate cancer; judge rejects Willie Nelson marijuana plea deal

Cancer “minor” said the former rep, judge says singer is getting special treament

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Posted at 09:00 PM ET, 06/30/2011

In other news: Max Baucus sidelines honeymoon plans for debt crisis

Hopefully, his fiancee is a very understanding woman.

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Posted at 03:06 PM ET, 06/30/2011

In other news: Anthony Weiner headed into rehab

But State Department officials deny a report that his wife is taking time off too.

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Posted at 04:33 PM ET, 06/28/2011

In other news: Tom Petty complains about Michele Bachmann playing his song; Michelle Yeoh deported from Myanmar

It must be the start of campaign season.... Officials wouldn’t say why Yeoh is on the country’s blacklist.

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Posted at 01:42 PM ET, 06/27/2011

In other news...: Bristol Palin clarifies “stolen virginity” charge

She says she does not accuse Levi Johnston of rape.

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Posted at 06:44 PM ET, 06/23/2011

In other news...: Missy Elliott has Graves’ disease; Justin Bieber attacked in NYC

The disease has caused the hip-hop star to keep a low profile; don’t worry, the hair-helmet teen star is just fine.

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Posted at 04:45 PM ET, 06/22/2011

In other news. . . : Glen Campbell, John Galliano, Ryan Dunn

Sad outcomes for three former stars.

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Posted at 03:56 PM ET, 06/21/2011

In other news: Mark Kelly retires, will write memoir with Gabrielle Giffords; Tracy Morgan apologizes in Nashville

The astronaut and the congressman have a book deal with Scribner. The comedian gave a somber news conference.

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Posted at 05:00 PM ET, 06/19/2011

In other news...: Cate Edwards leaves legal job to start foundation honoring her mother

She started her career as a lawyer just last October in D.C.

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Posted at 03:06 PM ET, 06/13/2011

In other news: Clarence Clemons suffers a stroke

The 69-year-old Springsteen saxophonist is in a Florida hospital.

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Posted at 08:00 PM ET, 06/12/2011

In other news: More fallout for Tracy Morgan’s anti-gay rant

Add Tiny Fey, Chris Rock to the list of critics

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Posted at 08:00 PM ET, 06/09/2011

In other news...: Mark Shriver to pen book about his father Sarge Shriver

The former Maryland delegate’s book will be released next spring.

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Posted at 04:28 PM ET, 06/09/2011

In other news...: Leona Helmsley’s very rich pup dies; Flo Rida arrested

Trouble leaves behind most of a $2 million estate. The rapper was allegedly drunk-driving.

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Posted at 07:24 PM ET, 06/06/2011

In other news...: Denzel Washington movie films in D.C., without Denzel; Q’orianka Kilcher charges dropped

Instead, we got the talented Mr. Brendan Gleeson shooting scenes here.

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Posted at 04:00 PM ET, 06/02/2011

In other news: Police called to DSK’s house

False alarm, though.

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Posted at 03:11 PM ET, 05/31/2011

In other news: Steve Martin is victim of art-forgery ring; Naomi Campbell protests chocolate ad

The comedian/collector says he’s learned to be very, very careful when buying paintings. The supermodel doesn’t like being compared to a bar of chocolate.

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Posted at 05:40 PM ET, 05/25/2011

In other news: Ed Schultz suspended at MSNBC for calling Laura Ingraham the s-word; Kerrigan’s brother; Salahis’ PR rep

Ingraham fired back on Facebook. Jury found the skater’s brother guilty of assault but not manslaughter. The man who sued the Salahis ends up on their press release.

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Posted at 06:03 PM ET, 05/24/2011

In other news: Rep. Gerry Connolly plays matchmaker in high school prom stunt

Our first, and last, prom stunt story.

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Posted at 01:23 PM ET, 05/19/2011

In other news: Lars Von Trier ejected from Cannes; Jeff Conaway in a coma

Who knew you could get thrown out of Cannes? The star director did, for a mortifying joke about Nazis. Even worse news, though, for star of “Taxi.”

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Posted at 06:05 PM ET, 05/17/2011

In other news: Newt Gingrich’s six figure Tiffany tab

Gingrich ran up an imposing bill at the posh jewelry store.

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Posted at 06:20 PM ET, 05/12/2011

In other news: Mary Tyler Moore has brain surgery; Donald Trump explains his mirthless WHCD demeanor

The actress, 74, has a benign tumor known as a meningioma.

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Posted at 05:28 PM ET, 05/10/2011

In other news: Fox News and Sarah Palin in a flap over Common's White House appearance; Wills and Kate head to the Seychelles for royal honeymoon

The rapper is taking part in an evening of poetry; the newlyweds are off to paradise.

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Posted at 05:04 PM ET, 05/05/2011

In other news...: Hillary Clinton’s allergies, William and Kate coming to U.S., Laura Bush to head Mall fundraising; Gingrich, Santorum off Fox

The Secretary of State said she was trying not to cough in the Situation Room

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Posted at 04:10 PM ET, 05/04/2011

In other news: Charlie Sheen demands $1 million for interview; Mariah Carey releases twins names

He didn’t get it, though. Carey and Cannon meet the high bar for curious showbiz baby names.

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Posted at 06:25 PM ET, 05/03/2011

In other news: Big numbers for WHCD speeches; Wills and Kate back to business

Obama’s speech breaks C-SPAN’s records.

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Posted at 05:56 PM ET, 04/28/2011

In other news: Katie Holmes accepts apology, settles Star lawsuit

The tabloid says it ‘s sorry if you thought they implied she’s a drug addict.

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Posted at 06:32 PM ET, 04/25/2011

In other news: McGreevey’s ordination deferred; Levi Johnston signs book deal

The ugly divorce is the issue for the ex-N.J. guv. The ugly breakup is the selling point for the Wasilla babydaddy.

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Posted at 09:56 PM ET, 04/24/2011

In other news...: Emma Watson leaves Brown, Lindsay Lohan “angry” about jail time

The Ivy League is better than jail, but not enough to stay there.

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Posted at 03:29 PM ET, 04/19/2011

In other news: White House Easter Egg Roll entertainers; royal wedding set for YouTube streaming; Paz de la Huerta arraigned

Willow Smith and Kelly Ripa will do egg-rolling duties. Yet another way to watch the royal wedding. HBO starlet disses MTV starlet.

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Posted at 04:09 PM ET, 04/13/2011

In other news: Catherine Zeta-Jones seeks mental-health treatment

It’s been a tough year.

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Posted at 06:30 PM ET, 04/11/2011

In other news: Winklevoss twins lose appeal in Facebook lawsuit

They’ll have to get by on $160 million

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Posted at 01:34 PM ET, 04/10/2011

In other news: Bob Dylan plays Vietnam; Elizabeth Taylor’s jewels to be auctioned

And yes, the Communist government had to sign off again on the set list.

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Posted at 05:02 PM ET, 04/07/2011

In other news: Bobby Titcomb, school pal of Obama, arrested in Hawaii; LeBron James’s mother arrested in Miami

The president’s school chum was caught up in an undercover sting; Gloria James was apparently caught up in an annoying wait for her car.

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Posted at 07:00 PM ET, 04/05/2011

In other news: Bristol Palin’s big paycheck, a forgotten German chancellor, more charity woes for Madonna

Teen pregnancy yields $252K salary, Kohl gets overlooked, FBI investigating one of the singer’s charities.

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Posted at 05:33 PM ET, 03/28/2011

In other news: Ina Garten to meet with sick fan after blog scolding

The Internet won’t let you get away with anything.

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Posted at 07:01 AM ET, 03/28/2011

In other news: Bret Michaels sues the Tony Awards for on-stage head injury

We never made the connection. We feel bad now for laughing.

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