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April 12, 2012

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Obama Still Thinks Kanye Is a 'Jackass', Prefers Jay-Z

April 12, 2012 16:44:47 GMT


President Barack Obama sticks to his opinion that Kanye West is a "jackass". With a wink, the first man of United States told a reporter at a fundraising event that he thought the rapper still has that label attached to him.

In 2009, the president told ABC's "Nightline" in an interview that the rapper was rude for interrupting Taylor Swift's acceptance speech at that year's MTV Video Music Awards, calling him a "jackass". Now, two years later, Obama told The Atlantic's David Samuels at a political fundraiser in New York City, "He is a jackass. But he's talented."
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Dave Grohl Responds to Courtney Love's Nasty Accusations of Him

April 12, 2012 16:23:27 GMT


Courtney Love is more than unhappy that her teen daughter Frances Bean Cobain is being hit on by 43-year-old Dave Grohl. The Hole singer also accused the ex-Nirvana drummer of sexually obsessing her late husband Kurt Cobain who played in the band with Grohl for four years.

Love posted a series of tweets from her locked private account @cbabymichelle. "I hear from frannies roommate that @davegrohl hit on frances, and that she was curious, I'm not mad at her, him I am about to shoot, dead," she tweeted. The singer defended her daughter of "not slutty in any way" and Grohl is the one obsessed.
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'American Horror Story' Casts Potential Nemesis for Jessica Lange's Character

April 12, 2012 09:06:36 GMT


The cast line-up of "American Horror Story" season 2 continues expanding with Lizzie Brochere being tapped as a series regular. According to TVLine which first reported the news before it's confirmed by The Hollywood Reporter, the French beauty will tackle a pivotal role which is a nemesis for Jessica Lange's character.

Brochere, who is known for her role as Lucie in controversial film "Chacun sa nuit", is believed to portray Gia, who was previously described as "a fierce, ferocious, extremely sexual and dangerous wild-child sexpot who harbors a secret". The character bears resemblances to Angelina Jolie's alter ego in "Girl, Interrupted".
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Joe Jonas Spotted First Time With New Girlfriend Jessica Pott


April 12, 2012 08:48:29 GMT


After keeping his relationship with his new girlfriend low profile by dodging paparazzi whenever he's out with her, Joe Jonas finally was caught on camera for the first time with his lady this week. He's spotted walking side by side with a model, reportedly named Jessica Pott, in New York City.

The couple were out and about at the Soho neighborhood of Manhattan. The Jonas Brothers star opted to go with a maroon sweater, a fedora and a pair of dark-colored pants. The Brazilian model, meanwhile, rocked a fitted leather jacket, a pair of tight jeans and silver hoop earrings.
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New 'Skyfall' Images Reveal First Look at Ralph Fiennes as Government Agent

April 12, 2012 08:31:20 GMT


How Ralph Fiennes will look like as a "government agent" in "Skyfall" has been revealed in one of the newly released stills from the movie. The image shows the Voldemort in the "Harry Potter" film series being clad in a suit while pointing a gun from behind what looks like a wooden wall.

Fiennes remains tight-lipped about details of what character he will tackle in the 23rd James Bond film. According to IMDb, the "Wrath of the Titans" actor will star as a character named Gareth Mallory. It has been rumored that the character will replace M's position as 007's superior after an insider revealed that M will be deceased in the upcoming film.
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Charlie Sheen Enlists Ex-Wife Denise Richards to Guest Star on 'Anger Management'

April 12, 2012 08:15:39 GMT


Charlie Sheen and his then wife Denise Richards will reunite on screen. It has been confirmed that the former "Spin City" actor has recruited the "Starship Troopers" beauty to guest star on his new show "Anger Management" as Lori, the new business partner of Shawnee Smith's Jennifer, who happens to be the ex-wife of Sheen's character.

It won't be the first time the former couple worked together since they got divorced in 2006. Richards previously appeared as Sheen's on-screen girlfriend on "Spin City" and played Charlie Harper's ex on "Two and a Half Men".
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First Promo for 'Pretty Little Liars' Season 3 Premiere


April 12, 2012 07:44:42 GMT


The biggest mystery on "Pretty Little Liars" is yet to be unraveled despite the fact that "A" has been unmasked in the season 2 finale. Compiling scenes from the previous season, the first promo from the upcoming season 3 hints that the Liars will deal with the question whether or not they've found the real culprit.

"Pretty Little Liars" season 3 will premiere Tuesday, June 5 at 8 P.M. on ABC Family. Though [SPOILER ALERT!] Mona has been revealed as "A", executive producer/creator Marlene King has said it doesn't necessarily mean the end of the hunt for Alison's murderer.
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Taylor Swift Has the Hots for One Direction's Harry Styles


April 12, 2012 07:37:12 GMT


Rumor has it, Taylor Swift has a secret crush on one of One Direction's members. According to a Daily Mail source, the "Safe & Sound" crooner is smitten by Harry Styles. The twosome reportedly met at the backstage of Kids Choice Awards, the Los Angeles event during which the boyband performed and she received Big Help Award.

"Taylor is a huge One Direction fan and was excitedly bopping along to the boys when they performed onstage. Then she was chatting to Justin and told him how hot she found Harry," the source claimed. Afterwards, the 22-year-old country music crooner allegedly made Justin Bieber "promise not to go on the record about it."
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Ron Burgundy Might Face a 'Custody Battle' in 'Anchorman 2'

April 12, 2012 07:31:26 GMT


Building the anticipation of the recently-announced "Anchorman" sequel, director Adam McKay offered a hint at plot details of the follow-up movie. Though he didn't reveal too many clues, McKay did open up that Ron Burgundy will face a "custody battle" in the sequel.

When asked by Salon about what's going to happen with the mustached newsman in "Anchorman 2", the filmmaker carefully responded, "I don't want to give away too much, but I'll just give a couple pieces of ideas that we've kicked around."
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'American Idol' Finalists on Jennifer Lopez's Divorce: She Handles Things Fine

April 12, 2012 07:07:29 GMT


"American Idol" contestants have expressed their confidence that Jennifer Lopez will get through her divorce process with Marc Anthony well. Asked how the female judge reacts after the news broke out the same day she appeared on the FOX reality series, Skylar Laine replied, "I'm sure Jennifer is handling things fine. She's Jennifer Lopez, she can do what she wants!"

Echoing the country music beauty's statement, Colton Dixon claimed the "On the Floor" hitmaker didn't show any negative attitude despite the divorce filing. "I didn't know that," so the 20-year-old said. "Yikes. Jennifer is a superstar. I never would have known from her attitude that news [on her divorce] was released today. She's such a class act. We all love Jennifer. She's so genuine, she's a very independent woman and she knows how to handle herself that way."
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Cee-Lo Green Confirms Collaboration With 'The Voice' Judge Christina Aguilera

April 12, 2012 06:54:41 GMT


After hooking up with Adam Levine's Maroon 5 in chart-busting single "Moves Like Jagger", Christina Aguilera will collaborate with another judge of "The Voice" for a future project. This time around, the female judge/vocal coach will team up with Cee-Lo Green.

"It's a song for her album," the Gnarls Barkley member confirmed the collaboration to Billboard. He furthermore spilled that the former Disney star has cut her part, and now it's his turn to lay his vocals. "I just gotta get in there and... Splash," he opened up.
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'Sabrina the Teenage Witch' to Get Superhero-Style Big Screen Treatment

April 12, 2012 06:41:12 GMT


Iconic 1960s comic series, "Sabrina the Teenage Witch", will get a big screen treatment once again. It was Deadline which broke the news that Sony Pictures is currently developing the live-action take on the popular Archie Comics' story.

According to the report, the upcoming "Sabrina" reboot is being revamped as a superhero-style movie. The film will be "an origin story in the vein of Spider-Man, about a young girl coming to terms with her remarkable powers."
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DAUGHTRY Debut Music Video for 'Outta My Head'

April 12, 2012 06:22:37 GMT


DAUGHTRY have just unleashed a music video in support of their latest single "Outta My Head". It follows frontman Chris Daughtry as he spots a fine-looking lady, chases her down the street, and goes through all the troubles to get to her.

"Outta My Head" is taken from the band's third studio album "Break the Spell", which has been released since November 2011. The single was showcased on TV show during a March 15 episode of "American Idol".
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New Teaser for 'Tron: Uprising' Comes Out

April 12, 2012 05:03:44 GMT


In anticipation of the "Tron: Uprising" premiere, a new teaser for the animated series has been shared online. The snippet gives a quick glimpse at Beck, the next Tron, in a battle scene which will still see the light cycle as the main weapon.

Beck is a young program who becomes the skillful leader of a revolution inside the computer world of The Grid. His mission is to free his home and friends from the reign of the villainous Clu 2 and his henchman General Tesler. Beck will be trained by Tron - the greatest warrior the Grid has ever come to know.
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Cover Arts: Adam Lambert's 'Never Close Our Eyes', Rihanna's 'Where Have You Been'

April 12, 2012 05:00:53 GMT


Adam Lambert and Rihanna have each released an official cover art for their next singles. The season 8 runner-up of "American Idol" reveals the artwork for a song called "Never Close Our Eyes", while the Bajan songstress unveils the cover art for a track titled "Where Have You Been".

The "Never Close Our Eyes" cover art features an image of Lambert from the side as he gives a piercing gaze from behind his dark shades. The single itself was co-written by Bruno Mars and is included in Lambert's second studio album "Trespassing" which is due in the U.S. on may 15.
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Catwoman Oozes Inner Lady Killer in New 'Dark Knight Rises' Picture

April 12, 2012 04:40:38 GMT


A brand new photo of Catwoman in "The Dark Knight Rises" has been unleashed. The image presents a closer look at Anne Hathaway in the super-tight catsuit, complete with its iconic mask and sexy thigh-high boots. She is pictured oozing her inner villainess as she gives a deadly stare while carrying a gun in her hand.

Hathaway's Catwoman has recently been featured on the cover of Entertainment Weekly's April issue along with Christian Bale's Batman. During a chat with the magazine, Hathaway opened up about how she has undergone a drastic physical transformation to portray Catwoman a.k.a Selina Kyle.
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Tony Romo Shares First Picture of His Baby Boy


April 12, 2012 04:35:20 GMT


Tony Romo apparently is so proud of his first son that he can't wait any longer to introduce the boy to the world. Just two days after he and wife Candice Crawford welcomed Hawkins Crawford Romo into the world, the Dallas Cowboys quarterback shared a first photo of his newly-expanding family.

The picture captures Hawkins, who is swaddled in the traditional hospital blanket and hat, seemed to be in awe of his parents, who are smiling widely at the camera. It is taken at the Plano Presbyterian Hospital in Texas. The Dallas Morning News, which acquired the snapshot, additionally reported that the happy family left the hospital and headed home on Wednesday, April 11.
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ABC Renews 'General Hospital', Replaces 'Revolution' With 'GMA' Spin-Off

April 12, 2012 04:31:57 GMT


"General Hospital" is staying on ABC at least until September 2013. After months of cancellation speculations, the Alphabet has decided to keep its only remaining soap opera, making sure the show will be on air to celebrate its 50th anniversary in April 2013.

"The Revolution", however, isn't that lucky since the network pulled the plug on the lifestyle series, which just premiered on January 16. The talk show, which was ordered as a replacement to canceled soap "One Life to Live", will air its last episode on Friday, July 6.
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Video Premiere: J. Cole's 'Sideline Story'

April 12, 2012 04:29:24 GMT


J. Cole releases a music video for the title track of his debut album "Cole World: The Sideline Story". In the clip directed by Axel Laramee and Adam Roy, the Roc Nation rappers narrates his story to stardom, which later takes him to travel the world.

Cole soared to No. 1 on Hot 200 with "The Sideline Story" last fall. Back then, he became the first solo act to top the list at first try since B.o.B did so with his 2010's "B.o.B Presents The Adventures of Bobby Ray". Also, he scored the biggest bow for any act's debut chart effort since Nicki Minaj opened at No. 2 with "Pink Friday" (375,000).
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B.o.B's New Song 'Both of Us' Ft. Taylor Swift Leaks

April 12, 2012 04:07:45 GMT


Soon after tracklisting for B.o.B's upcoming second studio album "Strange Clouds" was revealed, one of the new songs in the CD leaks on the web. Titled "Both of Us", it opens with Taylor Swift crooning empowerment lyrics on the hook before Bobby Ray charging in with his rhymes.

"I wish I was strong enough to lift not one, but both of us/ Someday, I will be strong enough to lift not one but both of us," the country music crooner coos over some tingling guitar melody. The Atlanta MC follows by rapping about dealing with pain and hardships in life.
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Betty White Plays a Prank on 'Hot in Cleveland' Co-Star Over Twitter Account

April 12, 2012 04:04:19 GMT


Betty White seems to have pulled a practical joke on one of her "Hot in Cleveland" co-stars. A day after she joined Twitter under the handle @BettyMWhite, the 90-year-old actress made Valerie Bertinelli believe that the account isn't legit, prompting the later to spread the words on her own account.

"Just spoke with Betty and she is VERY upset! @BettyMWhite is NOT her," wrote Bertinelli on Wednesday, April 11. "Don't know how they got verified, but it is not Betty. Please RT!" She, however, tweeted less than an hour later, "Stop the presses! Betty just got a call. An account was opened on her behalf by her people. More to come..."
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'Breaking In' Yanked Off Schedule After Revived by FOX


April 12, 2012 03:43:48 GMT


"Breaking In", which just returned with a second season last month, is on the verge of being axed once again. FOX has pulled the comedy series from the schedule for the rest of season, replacing it with encores of "New Girl" in its Tuesday, 9:30 P.M. slot.

The half-hour workplace comedy was supposed to return on April 24 after taking a two-week hiatus. The last three scheduled episodes, which have been yanked off the schedule, "will air at a later date."
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'Avengers' L.A. Premiere: Scarlett Johansson Goes Classy, Chris Hemsworth Gets Sleek

April 12, 2012 03:36:24 GMT


Marvel's highly anticipated superhero ensemble movie, "The Avengers", has been premiered in Hollywood on Wednesday night, April 11. Taking place at the El Capitan Theatre, the special screening event was attended by the film's leading cast members, including Scarlett Johansson, Chris Hemsworth, Robert Downey Jr., Mark Ruffalo, Chris Evans and Jeremy Renner.

Johansson stole the spotlight in a black Versace tube dress that she paired with Giuseppe Zanotti heels. The actress playing heroine Black Widow in the mega-budgeted film finished off her classy look with Van Cleef and Arpels jewelry.
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Mel Gibson Reacts to Allegation He Continues to Threaten to Kill Oksana Grigorieva

April 12, 2012 03:28:59 GMT


Mel Gibson has responded to screenwriter Joe Eszterhas' accusation that he had threatened to kill Oksana Grigorieva even after he and his ex-girlfriend had reached agreement over the custody of their daughter. In a written statement coming out via Deadline, the "Edge of Darkness" star called the allegations "utter fabrications".

"Joe, I have your letter," the 56-year-old actor wrote in response to the nine-page letter written by his collaborator in "The Maccabees" project. He continued, "I am not going to respond to it line by line, but I will say that the great majority of the facts as well as the statements and actions attributed to me in your letter are utter fabrications."
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Nicki Minaj Debuts High at No. 1, Madonna Has Biggest Second-Week Drop

April 12, 2012 03:06:29 GMT


Nicki Minaj is triumphant on Billboard Hot 200 this week, while Madonna suffers a big drop. The Harajuku Barbie soars to the first position, while the Material Girl is knocked off the top spot by posting the largest second-week sale decline in the chart history.

Minaj pushes aside Madge with her newly-released studio album "Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded" which sells 253,000 copies in its opening week. It marks the female rapper's second No. 1 album. She first topped the U.S. album chart when "Pink Friday", which bowed at No. 2 with 375,000, climbed to No. 1 in February 2011.
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'American Idol' Top 7 Recap: Elise Nails a Cover of Lady GaGa's 'You and I'

April 12, 2012 02:47:39 GMT


After bringing music from the 1980s in last week's episode, "American Idol" finalists delivered their takes on songs from this decade. For their performances on Wednesday, April 11, the Top 7 contestants got some advice from Jimmy Iovine and guest mentor Akon.

Skylar Laine chose a song from past "Idol" contestant Kellie Pickler, singing "Didn't You Know How Much I Loved You" while playing a guitar. "This song is so in your wheel house," Randy Jackson commented as Jennifer Lopez praised her perfect pitch. Steven Tyler added, "It just goes to prove the crows may crow, but the hens deliver the goods."
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Quentin Tarantino's 'Django Unchained' Unveils First Minimalist Teaser Poster

April 12, 2012 02:35:27 GMT


Quentin Tarantino's spaghetti western film "Django Unchained" has revealed its very first teaser poster. Being debuted via Yahoo! Movies, the official artwork shows a minimalist design which is dominated by red color. The one-sheet doesn't offer a clear look at the characters or even the film's title, but it still sums up the western tone of the Christmas-released movie.

"Django Unchained" revolves around the newly freed titular slave who, under the tutelage of a German bounty hunter Dr. King Schultz, becomes a bad-ass bounty hunter himself. After assisting Schultz in taking down some bad guys for profit, Django tracks down his wife and liberates her from an evil plantation owner Calvin Candie.
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Whitney Houston 911 Call Reveals Confusion After Singer Was Found in Bathtub

April 12, 2012 01:55:32 GMT


A recording of the 911 call made by a security officer at the Beverly Hilton hotel after Whitney Houston was found facedown in a bathtub on February 11 has finally been released. The tape uncovers that there was some confusion about the situation because the woman in the singer's room, who called the hotel security, kept hanging up.

"I need paramedics, apparently I've got a 46-year-old female, found in the bathroom," a man identifying himself as "security from the Beverly Hilton" first informed the 911 operator. He went on to admit, "That's all I've got right now, but they're requesting paramedics," before adding, "I'm not sure if she fell, or if she was in the bathroom with the water."
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Fans React to Axl Rose's Rejection of Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction

April 12, 2012 01:54:43 GMT


Axl Rose finally answers questions on whether or not he will attend this year's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame ceremony, where he's supposed to be inducted along with the other original members of Guns N' Roses. In a letter written to fans, the rocker reveals that he won't come to the event nor will he allow anyone to induct him in absentia.

"I strongly request that I not be inducted in absentia," he states. "And please know that no one is authorized nor may anyone be permitted to accept any induction for me or speak on my behalf. Neither former members, label representatives nor the Rock And Roll Hall of Fame should imply whether directly, indirectly or by omission that I am included in any purported induction of 'Guns N' Roses'."
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Buffalonians Don't Buy Anderson Cooper's Apology for Laughing at Dyngus Day

April 12, 2012 01:49:09 GMT


Anderson Cooper landed in hot water after making fun of Dyngus Day in his RidicuList segment of "Anderson Cooper 360". The 44-year-old said, "It's so stupid, really so stupid", as he cracked up at a line "boys sprinkling girls that they fancy with water, and the girls striking back with a tap from a pussy willow branch," which explains one ritual in the Polish-American holiday.

Feeling offended by the remark, Alex Storozynski, president of the Kosciuszko Foundation which promotes cultural ties between the U.S. and Poland, asked in a statement, "Would Anderson Cooper dare make fun of the Islamic holiday Id al-Fitr, in which Muslims spend three days celebrating their month-long fast?"
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Jennifer Lawrence and Bradley Cooper Go Vintage in First Official Image of 'Serena'


April 12, 2012 01:44:29 GMT


Just a few days after the first on-set photo of "Serena" made its way out onto the web, the first official image from the upcoming novel-adapted thriller is now debuted. The high-resolution still presents a clear look at Jennifer Lawrence and Bradley Cooper as husband and wife.

Rocking a vintage outfit complete with a fur scarf, Lawrence is seen sporting a curly blond hair and daring red lips. Standing beside her is Cooper, who looks sleek in three-piece brown suit that he pairs with a matching tie and a hat.
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Marc Anthony Makes Split From Jennifer Lopez Official by Filing for Divorce

April 12, 2012 00:53:58 GMT


Marc Anthony has finally filed for divorce from Jennifer Lopez. The 43-year-old singer submitted his court documents to legally end his seven years of marriage to the "American Idol" judge in Los Angeles County Superior Court on Monday, April 9, more than eight months after they announced their separation.

In the papers, the "I Need to Know" hitmaker cites irreconcilable differences as reason for the split, and lists their separation date as "to be determined". In addition to asking the court to deny his estranged wife spousal support, he also requests joint legal and physical custody of their 4-year-old twins, Max and Emme.
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Alec Baldwin Annoyed by 'Today' Appearance at His Apartment


April 11, 2012 18:08:18 GMT


Things are not well between Alec Baldwin and NBC. The actor has accused the network's news show "Today" of stalking him to report the story about his alleged stalker, Canadian actress Genevieve Sabourin. He turned to Twitter to vent out his frustration.

"Today" broadcast a segment from the sidewalk in front of Baldwin's NYC apartment on Wednesday, April 11. "I haven't appeared on the Today Show in many years. But did they have to camp outside my apt?" he tweeted, adding, "No one from NBC contacted me until the Today Show arrived at my apt."
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Disgraced Miss USA Rima Fakih Received Plea Deal

April 11, 2012 17:24:11 GMT


Miss USA Rima Fakih stood trial on Wednesday, April 11 for her DUI case following her arrest in Detroit on December 3, 2011 morning. She pled no contest to misdemeanor driving while visibly impaired and struck a deal with the Michigan prosecutors to drop the charges.

However, a no contest plea is treated as admission of guilt which will contribute to her sentencing, scheduled to take place on May 9. If found guilty, she faces a maximum of 93 days in jail. After the Wednesday trial, Fakih released a statement saying, "You learn, you pay your price for making mistakes and you move on. I'm very happy I can put this behind me."
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Petra Nemcova Breaks Engagement With British Actor

April 11, 2012 17:10:48 GMT


Supermodel Petra Nemcova is single again after breaking it up with Jamie Belman. She got engaged to the British actor in January 2011 with plans to conduct the wedding ceremony in June this year.

"Petra Nemcova and Jamie Belman confirm their separation," Nemcova's rep told Us magazine. "They remain close friends and thank their families for their continued support during this time. There will be no further comment on the matter."
 
 
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