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

Madonna at the opening of Hard Candy Fitness, her new gym in Mexico City, in November. (Miguel Tovar/ AP)

• Teen pregnancy paid off big for Bristol Palin. According to tax records, she was paid $262,500 in 2009 by the Candies Foundation as a “teen ambassador” for pregnancy prevention, reports AP.

• Oops — the White House forgot Helmet Kohl. Monday’s announcement said the June dinner for Angela Merkel would be the first for a German leader since 1992. According to an updated release Tuesday, the last one was actually in 1995, when President Clinton hosted one for Kohl.

Madonna has charity troubles: Last week, her Raising Malawi nonprofit was hit by allegations of mismanagement and missing funds; now the FBI is investigating her Success for Kids for “irregularities and suspicious activity,” according to The Daily. Reps for the singers and charities declined to comment


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