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May 13, 2005

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Chris Tucker Pleads Guilty to Speeding

May 13, 2005 04:53:46 GMT

Actor Chris Tucker has pleaded guilty to speeding and eluding police during a brief car chase last month. Things began when the star was driving a Bentley at 109 mph on Interstate 20 on April 17 when Georgia State Patrol troopers attempted to pull him over for the speed limit on that stretch of road is 70 mph.
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A museum for Hank Williams Sr.

May 13, 2005 04:36:56 GMT

A museum planned to be built to commemorate legend singer Hank Wlliams Sr, whose hits included "I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry" and "Your Cheatin' Heart," will soon come true. The town of Oak Hill has planned to change the former Pure Oil service station, where the country singer was found dead by his driver, into a museum for him.
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John Takes Part in "Billy Elliot" Opening Night

May 13, 2005 04:21:30 GMT

Rock legend Elton John joined the many British celebrities attended Thursday opening night of "Billy Elliot," a musical directed by Stephen Daldry tells about a miner's son's struggle to dance against the backdrop of Britain's bitter 1984-1985 miners' strike. John, who wrote the music for the show, attending the premiere at London's Victoria Palace Theatre with his partner, David Furnish.
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"Dame Elizabeth Taylor" Sells for $12.6 Million

May 13, 2005 04:07:50 GMT

The famous portrait of Dame Elizabeth Taylor, dubbed "Liz," has been sold for over $12.6 million at a high-profile contemporary art auction held on Tuesday night. The portrait, made by Andy Warhol, proved to be the most popular batch at the Sotheby's sale in New York, but it was eventually won by wealthy London- based jeweler Laurence Graff. The auction took in a staggering $68 million in total.
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Willie Nelson's "Countryman" Ready for Release

May 13, 2005 03:43:49 GMT

After almost ten years working on the realization of his idea for a country album that infuses reggae, singer Willie Nelson could finally achieve it as his "Countryman" album will soon get released on August 2, 2005. The album is, in fact, revived by Nelson and Luke Lewis, whose Lost Highway Records label is part of the Island Def Jam family and home to Nelson's most recent works.
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Diaz Cheating on Timberlake?!

May 13, 2005 03:20:54 GMT

Hollywood actress Cameron Diaz has recently been spotted hugging a producer of her new MTV show "Trippin" named Shane Nickerson. Even more, both were also caught in a "passionate clinch" in broad daylight. It's real, since the photos of both persons have been put on the National Enquirer cover. Does Diaz cheating on boyfriend Justin Timberlake???
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Robin Williams Sues His "Twin"

May 13, 2005 03:00:59 GMT

The Oscar-winning funnyman Robin Williams has filed a legal lawsuit against Michael Clayton and his agent Michael Pool for using his name, voice and likeness to allegedly con charities out of money. The lawsuit, filed in a Minnesota federal court, accuses Clayton and Pool of illicitly profiting by claiming the impersonator "is the real Robin Williams and going to great lengths to deceive innocent members of the media, general public and charitable organizations into falling for their ruse."
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Lohan to Appear on SNL's 30th Season

May 13, 2005 02:48:47 GMT

Lindsay Lohan and Coldplay are the two famous to appear on SNL's 30th season on May 21, 2005. Lohan appearance on the show will be her second appearance as host. Coldplay, who also makes their 2nd appearance on SNL, will perform songs from its upcoming album, "X & Y," scheduled for release next month.
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Eminem Helps Revitalize 8 Mile Road

May 13, 2005 02:28:31 GMT

Rapper Eminem, born Marshall Mathers III, has been asked by the Eight Mile Boulevard Association to sign bricks to be sold at an auction, which is aimed for revitalization efforts along 8 Mile Road. Explaining on their chosing of the rapper, Association President Barry Brickner told the Detroit Free Press for a Thursday story, "He's identified with 8 Mile Road, and he's famous."