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Michael Lohan arrested on suspicion of domestic violence; Maksim Chmerkovskiy defends partner against judge on ‘DWTS’

Michael Lohan. (Nick Ut/AP)

Tampa police say Lohan, father of troubled actress Lindsay, is accused of grabbing girlfriend Kate Major’s arm during an argument.

“She had some redness on her arms, some minor bruising and it was determined that he grabbed her arm and threw her to the ground a couple of times,” a police spokeswoman told the AP.

Lohan is being held in a county jail without bail. (Associated Press)

“Dancing With the Stars” pro dancer Maksim Chmerkovskiy got a little testy with Len Goodman on Monday after the judge said it was his partner Hope Solo’s “worst dance.” (TV Column; E!)

Frankie Muniz, of “Malcolm in the Middle” fame, is engaged to his longtime girlfriend, Elycia Marie Tubnow.

Bryan Cranston, who played Muniz’s father on the Fox show, adorably tweeted, “Frankie's engaged! I imagine Elycia's father will give her away... I tried to give Malcolm away for seven years - but there were no takers.” (@FrankieMuniz)

Matt Damon and Ben Affleck are teaming up to back a movie about Whitey Bulger. Damon will star and Affleck will direct. (Vulture)

Loretta Lynn has been released from a hospital following treatment for pneumonia. (WaPo via AP)

Eric Bana will play Elvis in the upcoming “Elvis & Nixon.” (Grantland)

Kevin Bacon saw the new “Footloose” and hated it, just like you thought he should. Kidding. He told the cast “U guys rocked it!” on Twitter. (Kevin Bacon WhoSay)

Married people Courtney Stodden , 17, and Doug Hutchison , 51, were ejected from a pumpkin patch Sunday for being too affectionate with each other. Who came to their defense? Anderson Cooper, of course. (Note: This is the best clip on the Internet today, maybe ever.) (Radar)

“Harry Potter” news and the son of a Beatle visits Occupy Wall Street, after the jump.

Warner Bros. will stop shipping “Harry Potter” films to stores after Dec. 29. So if you’ve been waiting 11 years to buy “Sorcerer’s Stone,” get on it. (Entertainment Weekly)

Selena Gomez adopted a husky mix puppy she named Baylor. (People)

For some reason, “RHONJ” Melissa Gorga wore a “fat suit” around Times Square. (Us Weekly)

Beyonce bump watch continues. (The Daily Mail)

Sean Lennon and Rufus Wainwright performed Madonna’s “Material Girl” at the Occupy Wall Street camp. (NME)


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