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DALLAS – A city spokesman says singer Erykah Badu has paid a $500 fine and will serve six months of probation for stripping during a music video shoot at Dealey Plaza in Dallas, where President John F. Kennedy was fatally shot in 1963. Badu performed a walking striptease March 13 for her “Window Seat” music […]

        Tyra Banks is apologizing for a controversial new “America’s Next Top Model” promo featuring a 6’2″ model with a shockingly thin waist.   “On behalf of the entire ‘Top Model’ team, I am truly sorry for the style in which the ‘Top Model’ promo clip was presented,” she writes on Tyra.com. […]

Via PopWatch/Entertainment Weekly: Usually a couple of decades need to pass before a classic motion picture gets brought back to the big screen for a major re-release. So leave it to Avatar — the film that’s broken all the records — to pull it off in just eight months. On Aug. 27, the movie that’s […]

The Oprah Winfrey Network hasn’t even launched yet and already a lawsuit has been filed against the cable upstart by a former employee – who, by the way, says her legal action was a long time coming. On Friday, Catherine Dunn sued for wrongful termination and discrimination claiming she was fired because of her Multiple […]

        LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Sylvester Stallone outmuscled Julia Roberts at the weekend box office in North America on Sunday to score the biggest opening of his career with his new film “The Expendables.” The action hero’s all-star mercenary thriller earned an estimated $35 million across the United States and Canada during […]

  SPRINGFIELD, Mass. — During his illustrious NBA career, Karl Malone hammer-dunked, pick-and-rolled and softly flicked free throws and fade-away jumpers into the hoop for a staggering amount of points — 36,928, to be exact. Need more proof he belongs on the stage at the basketball Hall of Fame ceremony tonight? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700056409/Karl-Malone-delivered-to-the-Hall-of-Fame.html?s_cid=rss-32

*It should come as no surprise that following Fantasia’s overdose on Monday a rep for VH1 told Access Hollywood that the premiere episode of the second season of the singer’s reality show, “Fantasia For Real,” will be reworked: http://www.eurweb.com/?p=42965

  There are players who have won more in basketball’s Hall of Fame, though not many more than Scottie Pippen with his six championships playing for the Bulls. There certainly are players who have scored more, shot better, jumped higher, run faster and been more popular. But there may be no one tougher than Scottie […]

LOS ANGELES — Newly minted porn star Montana Fishburne, the daughter of “CSI: Crime Scene Investigation” star Laurence Fishburne, is expected to be charged later this month with assault with a deadly weapon and trespassing, both misdemeanors, stemming from an incident in February, the Los Angeles City Attorney’s Office confirmed to Access Hollywood.  Read more:

        It’s been a while since Halle Berry has granted a magazine interview, but the actress — who turns 44 on August 14 — knew she couldn’t pass up the opportunity to appear on the cover of Vogue‘s famed September issue, which hits newsstands on August 24. Read Halle’s Full Vogue Interview […]

It’s over before it even began. According to People.com, Jennifer Lopez is no longer being considered to join the judging panel of “American Idol” because of her escalating demands. The singer/actress was named alongside Aerosmith’s Steven Tyler as possible replacements for exiting judges Ellen DeGeneres and Simon Cowell. But the offer is now said to […]

“I can’t think of a better person to do it,” said Pippen of Jordan presenting him at the Hall of Fame. “Michael is someone I shared my career with, accomplishing most of what I have accomplished thus far. He was a great teammate, teacher and admirer.” Scottie Pippen and Michael Jordan were side-by-side for countless […]