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Posted at 12:53 PM ET, 04/17/2011

In other news: Nicolas Cage arrested in New Orleans


Only a few people look good in their mug shots. Nicolas Cage is not one of them. Souvenir of his bad weekend in New Orleans, courtesy of the police. (Orleans Parish Sheriff’s Office via AFP/Getty Images)

With Alice in happier times, last year. (Mario Anzuoni / Reuters)
Nicolas Cage was arrested early Saturday in New Orleans after what police described as a drunken quarrel with his wife on a French Quarter street over the address of their rental home. The actor apparently thought the house they were standing in front of was theirs, his wife Alice insisted it was not. At that point, police said, Cage grabbed her arm and started hitting cars – then yelled at the cop who tried to stop him. Charged with domestic abuse battery, disturbing the peace and public drunkenness, the Oscar winner was released later that day, reports AP.

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