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January 20, 2012

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Breaking: Etta James Passed Away Surrounded by Family

January 20, 2012 16:49:24 GMT

After a series of health problems, singer Etta James took her last breath on Friday, January 20 morning at a hospital in Riverside, California, surrounded by her husband, Artis Mills, and her son. The legendary singer died from complications from leukemia and also suffered dementia and hepatitis C. She was 73.
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Report: Spice Girls Start to Sign Up for Olympics Appearance

January 20, 2012 16:37:35 GMT

There's a chance that Victoria Adams, Geri Halliwell, Melanie Brown, Melanie C and Emma Bunton would reunite on stage again as Spice Girls. The popular Brit girls group reportedly would appear at the Olympics in London this summer to promote their forthcoming musical, "Viva Forever."
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'Grey's Anatomy' Actress Sarah Drew Welcomes Baby Boy

January 20, 2012 09:33:51 GMT

"Grey's Anatomy" star Sarah Drew has finally become a mother. The actress, who plays Dr. April Kepner in the drama TV series, gave birth to her first child with husband Peter Lanfer in Los Angeles on Wednesday evening, January 18.
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Miley Cyrus Goes Braless Under Sheer Top on Dinner Date

January 20, 2012 09:20:56 GMT

Miley Cyrus has once again gone braless in public. The former "Hannah Montana" star appeared to be wearing nothing under her black v-neck top when she was snapped leaving Casa Vega restaurant in Sherman Oaks, California on Wednesday, January 18, night with boyfriend Liam Hemsworth.
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Selma Blair, Julie Benz and More to Test for Charlie Sheen's 'Anger Management'

January 20, 2012 09:11:14 GMT

As Charlie Sheen and Bruce Helford are looking for actresses to take female lead roles on "Anger Management", several names show up as possible contenders to fill the parts. According to Deadline, Selma Blair is one of the stars who will be testing for the role of Charlie's therapist, who is envisioned as a love interest for him.
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Video Premiere: Maino's 'That Could Be Us'

January 20, 2012 08:54:44 GMT

Maino has debuted a music video for his single "That Could Be Us". It follows him as he runs into a lovely girl in the hallway, flirts with her and starts imagining that they could live a happy life like Beyonce Knowles & Jay-Z, Alicia Keys & Swizz Beatz, and Barack & Michelle Obama.
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Johnny Depp Named America's Most Favorite Actor for the Second Year

January 20, 2012 08:41:22 GMT

Johnny Depp has proven that he is the most beloved film star in the U.S. The Kentucky-born thesp has topped the list of America's Most Favorite actors for the second consecutive year. The result is based on The Harris Interactive which surveyed 2,237 adults online between December 5 and December 12, 2011.
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New Sneak Peek for Shonda Rimes' Drama 'Scandal' Sees a Decision Making

January 20, 2012 08:28:18 GMT

A new look at Shonda Rimes' upcoming drama series "Scandal" has landed online. The clip highlights Olivia Pope's fierce attitude as she and her partners are discussing the pros and cons of taking on a new client. While most of her team mates seem to be reluctant to handle the case, she has her own opinion and decides to take the client without even bothering to take a vote.
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Report: Demi Lovato Seen Dancing Together With Wilmer Valderrama

January 20, 2012 08:14:00 GMT

The cryptic tweet Demi Lovato put up on her Twitter account earlier this month might not be about Wilmer Valderrama after all. While the post sparked rumors that the on-again, off-again couple have called it quits, Life & Style suggested the otherwise, reporting that the two were more than happy to dance together on Wednesday, January 18.
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Cobra Starship Flip the Bird in 'Middle Finger' Video

January 20, 2012 08:00:51 GMT

Cobra Starship's music video for their single "Middle Finger" has been made available for viewing pleasure. The band try to help the community by donating clothes to the homeless and helping an old woman to cross the street. None of the things they do earn them a thank you though.
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Kate Beckinsale Glams Up in Nude Dress at 'Underworld: Awakening' Hollywood Premiere

January 20, 2012 07:37:00 GMT

Kate Beckinsale ditched her vampire warrioress image and glammed up at the Hollywood premiere of "Underworld: Awakening". The 38-year-old English beauty became the belle of the ball as she stepped on the red carpet that rolled outside the Grauman's Chinese Theatre on Thursday, January 19.
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'Project Runway' Recap: Miss Piggy Helps Judges Send Home Another Contestant

January 20, 2012 07:30:36 GMT

"Project Runway: All-Stars" had a unique theme in the third episode. The remaining eleven contestants were assigned to create a "flamboyant cocktail dress for one of the most famous fashionitas" in the world, which turned out to be Miss Piggy from "The Muppets".
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Rhythm and Blues Godfather Johnny Otis Has Passed Away

January 20, 2012 06:52:44 GMT

Johnny Otis, the godfather of Rhythm and Blues, has passed away at the age of 90. The musician, who wrote and recorded R&B classic "Willie and the Hand Jive", died Tuesday, January 17 at his home in the Los Angeles suburb of Altadena. Otis' manager Terry Gould confirmed news of his passing.
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Common Loves Drake's Song, Calls Their Feud 'the Art of Rhyming'

January 20, 2012 06:50:02 GMT

Though calling Drake "amateur" and "Canada Dry," Common respects him. The "Ghetto Dreams" rhymer recently told Rolling Stone that regardless of what he said in his diss song, he actually likes the music recorded by the Young Money MC.
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Elton John's Husband Apologizes for Blasting Madonna's Win at Golden Globes

January 20, 2012 06:48:43 GMT

Elton John's husband has apologized to Madonna for commenting that the Queen of Pop didn't deserve to win the Best Song award at the 2012 Golden Globe Awards. Taking to his Facebook account to clear out any misunderstanding, David Furnish explained that he never meant to offend the Material Girl.
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Lea Michele Tweets First Photo of the Berry Family From 'Glee' Set

January 20, 2012 06:23:07 GMT

The Berry family has come together for "Glee". Just days after it was reported that Jeff Goldblum and Brian Stokes Mitchell were cast as Rachel's gay fathers, Hiram and LeRoy Berry, the two actors showed up on the set of the musical series.
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Katniss and Peeta Get Prepared for the Opening Ceremony in New 'Hunger Games' Photo

January 20, 2012 06:05:02 GMT

Katniss Everdeen and Peeta Mellark are dressed to impress in the new still of "The Hunger Games". Obtained by Entertainment Weekly, the picture sees the two lead characters in the much awaited movie being prepared by their designer Cinna before they enter the opening ceremony at the main Capitol arena.
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Avril Lavigne's Bel Air Mansion to Be Bought for $8.5M by NBA Star

January 20, 2012 06:00:58 GMT

Avril Lavigne's Bel Air mansion is about to get a new owner. According to TMZ, Los Angeles Clippers star Chris Paul has fallen in love with the 12,184 square-foot house owned by the "Girlfriend" hitmaker, and decided to spend $8.5 million to purchase it.
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Far East Movement Crashing Party in 'Jello' Video Ft. Rye Rye

January 20, 2012 05:06:50 GMT

Far East Movement and their featured guest, Rye Rye, light up one boring party in a newly-premiered music video for their joint single "Jello". Coming to the gathering under the disguise of waiters, this group spin their uplifting beat commanding the crowd to loosen up and joining the fun.
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'American Idol' Pittsburgh Audition: Real-Life Survivors Steal Show With Sad Stories

January 20, 2012 04:59:12 GMT

"American Idol" season 11 auditions moved to Pittsburgh in the second episode. The judges once again found a good talent as soon as the show started when Heejun Han entered the audition room.
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Kenny G's Wife Seeks Legal Separation After 20 Years of Marriage

January 20, 2012 04:40:28 GMT

Another longtime marriage is heading to an end, and this time, it comes from jazz musician Kenny G. After 20 years of marriage, the 55-year-old saxophonist and his wife, Lyndie Benson-Gorelick, are splitting up with Lyndie filing for legal separation in Los Angeles County Superior Court.
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Andrea Riseborough and Olga Kurylenko Are Tom Cruise's Leading Ladies in 'Horizons'

January 20, 2012 04:08:46 GMT

The female leads for Tom Cruise's upcoming sci-fi movie "Horizons" have been found. According to Variety, "W.E." actress Andrea Riseborough and "Quantum of Solace" star Olga Kurylenko have been tapped to portray Cruise's leading ladies in the John Kosinski-directed film.
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Paul McCartney Streams New Album and Details Inspirations Behind the Songs

January 20, 2012 04:06:00 GMT

Paul McCartney let his fans get up close and personal with his new songs during a press conference on January 19 in London. Not only did the 69-year-old musician stream the tracks from his upcoming album, "Kisses on the Bottom", but he also explained inspirations behind the music.
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'The Vampire Diaries' 3.13 Preview: Elijah Is Back

January 20, 2012 03:59:18 GMT

Klaus' brother Elijah (Daniel Gillies) will return in the next episode of "The Vampire Diaries". To his sibling, Klaus declares that he will bring their family whole again. In another scene, Elijah is having a talk with Damon, who wants to negotiate a truce and hopes that Stefan's attitude won't screw it up.
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Ski Champion Sarah Burke Dies Nine Days After Crashing During Training Run

January 20, 2012 03:45:59 GMT

Free-skiing world is mourning the death of a pioneer in women's free skiing. On Thursday, January 19, four-time Winter X Games gold medalist Sarah Burke finally succumbed to the injuries she sustained in an accident during January 11 training run on the superpipe in Park City, Utah. She died at the Salt Lake City hospital at the age of 29.
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2012 NAACP Image Awards Nominations in Movie: 'The Help', 'Pariah' and 'Tower Heist'

January 20, 2012 03:20:02 GMT

The 2012 NAACP Image Awards has announced its nominees in movie on Thursday, January 19. The civil-rights era drama "The Help" leads the pack with eight nods, including the Outstanding Motion Picture, Director and Writer. Its stars, Emma Stone and Viola Davis, are nominated in Outstanding Actress category, while Bryce Dallas Howard, Cicely Tyson and Octavia Spencer are up for Outstanding Supporting Actress award.
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2012 NAACP Image Awards Nominations in TV: 'Grey's Anatomy' and 'The Game' Top List With 6

January 20, 2012 03:03:07 GMT

The NAACP has announced the nominees for its 43rd annual Image Awards on Thursday, January 19 at the Paley Center for Media in Beverly Hills, revealing the domination of "Grey's Anatomy" and "The Game" in TV field. The two shows are tied on top with six mentions each.
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Jennifer Garner Isn't Sure Ben Affleck Wants to Have a Son

January 20, 2012 02:52:42 GMT

Jennifer Garner has honestly admitted that she doesn't know whether her husband, Ben Affleck, wants to have a son. The "Elektra" star, who is pregnant with their third child, talked about the matter when appearing on "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno" Wednesday, January 18 night.
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2012 NAACP Image Awards Nominations in Music: Beyonce Leads the Pack

January 20, 2012 02:50:07 GMT

Beyonce Knowles is one of the musicians who dominate nomination list for the 43rd Annual NAACP Image Awards. Along with fellow female artist Jill Scott, the R&B diva, who just welcomed her first daughter with Jay-Z, scores a total of four nods.
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'The Artist' and 'A Separation' Are Biggest Winners at 2012 London Critics Circle Awards

January 20, 2012 02:10:26 GMT

The winners of the 2012 London Critics Circle Awards have been revealed on Thursday evening, January 19. "The Artist" and "A Separation" have showed up as the biggest winners at the prestigious British awards show by grabbing three kudos each.
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Vanessa Paradis Shopping Solo Amid Johnny Depp Split Rumors

January 20, 2012 02:08:36 GMT

Vanessa Paradis continues to be seen without her partner of nearly 14 years, Johnny Depp, amid reports of their split. Shortly after words spread that she and the Captain Jack Sparrow of the "Pirates of the Caribbean" franchise have officially ended their relationship, the 39-year-old actress was photographed going out solo in Paris, France.
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'Bachelor' Contestant Brittney on Her Exit: I Wasn't as Excited as the Other Girls

January 20, 2012 01:43:47 GMT

Brittney Schreiner left people wondering when she abruptly left "The Bachelor" just when she was about to have a one-on-one date with Ben Flajnik in last episode. In a press call on Thursday, January 19, the 26-year-old girl finally opened up about her decision to quit the show.
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Katy Perry Gets Flirty at Her First Post-Split Concert in Indonesia

January 20, 2012 01:38:47 GMT

Katy Perry continues to focus her energy on her work instead of dwelling on the rumors surrounding her split with Russell Brand. On Thursday night, January 19, the pop star appeared before her fans in Indonesia and delivered a fun and flirty show at a colorful candyland-themed set.
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Alice and Ada Wong Get Into Action in First 'Resident Evil: Retribution' Teaser

January 20, 2012 01:24:28 GMT

The anticipated first teaser trailer for "Resident Evil: Retribution" has been officially released via Yahoo! Movies. It opens with an apocalyptic scene where heroine Alice stands tall atop a building with her hands holding her trademark guns, before she gets into action in some high-octane battle scenes. It additionally gives a look at Ada Wong in her signature red dress while shooting her guns to her enemies.
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Zoe Saldana Jumps to the Rescue of Injured Elderly Woman After Car Accident

January 20, 2012 01:17:20 GMT

Zoe Saldana earned herself the title of a good Samaritan. Having witnessed a car accident unfold in Culver City, California on Wednesday, January 18, the actress playing Elaine in "Death at a Funeral" rushed to the rescue of an elderly woman who was left with bloodied face.
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American Idol' Season 11 Premiere Down in Ratings, Up in Viewers Age Average

January 19, 2012 18:30:29 GMT

"American Idol" did not return with glory rating-wise. The reality show on FOX delivered 21.9 million viewers and a 7.4 in the adult demographic on Wednesday, January 18 night, going down 24 percent from last year in ratings and and 18 percent in total viewership.
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Travis Barker Issues Cease and Desist Letter for Naked Pics

January 19, 2012 17:48:16 GMT

Travis Barker is unhappy that his nude pics are spreading out in the web world, threatening the first source. The Blink-182 drummer has just given gossip site Media Take Out a cease and desist letter through his lawyers.
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Lady GaGa, 'Glee', 'J. Edgar' Up for 23rd GLAAD Media Awards

January 19, 2012 17:17:32 GMT

Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation announced the nominees for the 23rd Annual GLAAD Media Awards on Thursday, January 19. Once again Lady GaGa is up for Outstanding Music Artist after winning the same title in the 2010 presentation. She is now competing against Beverly McClellan, Girl in a Coma, Hunx and His Punx, and MEN.