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Why Is Wal-Mart Blaming Tracy Morgan For His Injuries?

September 30th, 2014 11:28am EDT
Wal-Mart: Tracy Morgan Is Partly To Blame For Injuries Caused By
Wal-Mart has fired back at a personal injury lawsuit filed by Tracy Morgan because the company says the comedian wasn't wearing his seatbelt when he was involved in a car crash earlier this year.

In June, a Wal-mart truck struck the limousine Morgan was traveling in on the New Jersey Turnpike. The actor was hospitalized in critical condition with a broken leg and rib, and his friend James McNair was killed.

Morgan believes Wal-Mart is negligent because the truck driver, Kevin Roper, was not monitored for fatigue after driving hundreds of miles from his home in Jonesboro, Ga., before going...
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Amanda Bynes 'Out Of It' & Under The Influence Of Adderall When Arrested

September 30th, 2014 10:53am EDT
Amanda Bynes 'Out Of It' & Under The Influence Of Adderall When
Amanda Bynes was under the influence of prescription drug Adderall when she was arrested for DUI early Sunday morning. The actress was stopped by police in the Van Nuys neighborhood of Los Angeles, Calif., after she drove her Mercedes into an intersection and stopped. She failed multiple sobriety tests, was "out of it," and had Adderall in her system, sources told TMZ.

Adderall is used to treat narcolepsy and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). College students and young professionals sometimes use the drug to enhance performance.

Bynes was hospitalized at a psychiatric cente...
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Lena Dunham Responds To Book Tour Backlash By Paying Warm-Up Acts

September 30th, 2014 8:44am EDT
Lena Dunham
"Girls" star and creator Lena Dunham has promised to pay the opening acts on her book tour after she was slammed for expecting them to perform without compensation.

Dunham is kicking off her 12-day book tour on Tuesday to promote her autobiography "Not That Kind Of Girl," and planned to have local artists from each city perform prior to her appearances.

Gawker pointed out that Dunham wasn't paying for the warm-up acts even though her book has already generated $300,000 in sales.

In response to the criticism, Dunham wrote on Twitter: "As an artist raised by artists, no one believes more t...
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Netflix To Release First Original Film, A Sequel To 'Crouching Tiger'

September 30th, 2014 8:33am EDT
Netflix To Release First Original Film, A Sequel To 'Crouching T
Netflix is partnering with the Weinstein Company to release its first original movie - a sequel to martial arts film "Crouching Dragon, Hidden Dragon."

The original, directed by Ang Lee, grossed over $213 million worldwide following its release in 2000, and rumors about a follow-up began surfacing in 2013.

The sequel will be the first major motion picture to debut on Netflix. It will also be released in several Imax theaters, according to the New York Times.

According to the press release, "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: The Green Legend echoes the themes of the original movie, but tell...
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Check Out National Geographic's New Series 'Live Free Or Die' Tonight

September 30th, 2014 5:54am EDT
Check Out National Geographic's New Series 'Live Free Or Die' To
While most people today are immersed in technology, making money, and the daily grind, there are those who refuse to live like everyone else and instead opt to go off the grid and live day by day.

The new National Geographic series "Live Free Or Die" centers on five individuals who choose to live in the backwoods and swamps of America without the constraints of modern day technology and conveniences. They choose to follow a primitive lifestyle without electricity, running water or the internet.

All they have is their intuition to survive.

In one segment, a couple talks about how they g...
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Beyonce Has Brief Wardrobe Malfunction At Global Citizen Festival

September 29th, 2014 12:40pm EDT
Beyonce Has Brief Wardrobe Malfunction At Global Citizen Festiva
Beyonce had a quick wardrobe malfunction while performing alongside husband Jay Z at the Global Citizen Festival in New York City on Saturday.

Queen B's white blouse popped open during their performance of "Holy Grail," revealing a flesh-colored bra underneath.

The incident happened in the blink of an eye, but keen fans were able to capture the moment and post photos and video clips of it online.

Beyonce surprised fans by joining her husband on stage at the festival, which was organized to fight poverty.

The couple recently wrapped up their joint "On The Run" tour. It ended with a perfo...
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Chris Brown's Mom & Girlfriend Worry About The Star's Gang Ties

September 29th, 2014 9:58am EDT
Chris Brown's Mom & Girlfriend Worry About The Star's Gang Ties
Chris Brown's mother and his girlfriend Karrueche Tran are so worried about the hip hop star's gang affiliation that they have contacted his therapist to intervene.

The singer's family fears that Brown is putting his safety at risk as well as compromising his career, sources told TMZ.com.

The Los Angeles Police Department has already advised club owners in Los Angeles to ban Brown and his entourage because violence often ensues when they are around.

Brown's family thinks the star is unaware how dangerous his association with the Bloods is and that his life is in jeopardy.

Earlier this m...
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Drunk Driver Rear Ends Jennifer Lopez & Leah Remini

September 29th, 2014 9:07am EDT
Drunk Driver Rear Ends Jennifer Lopez & Leah Remini
Jennifer Lopez and Leah Remini escaped injury over the weekend after the car they were driving in was struck by an alleged drunk driver on California's Pacific Coast Highway in Malibu.

Lopez was at the wheel of her brand new car with her celebrity pal and their children when they stopped at a red light and another motorist hit them from behind.

The singer/actress detailed the incident on Instagram, writing: "Sitting at a light, Riding high right before some drunk fool rear ended us in my new whip!!! Thank god everyone ok!!! #GRATEFUL #THANKYOUGOD #DontdrinkandDrive!!!! #cursedthatfoolout ...
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Denzel Washington's 'Equalizer' Debuts At Number One

September 29th, 2014 8:24am EDT
The Equalizer
"The Equalizer" easily took the top spot at the weekend box office, making $35 million in ticket sales.

The film, starring Denzel Washington, centers on McCall, a man who attempts to put his mysterious past behind him and live a new, quiet life. But when he meets Teri (Chloe Grace Moretz), a young woman controlled by a group of violent Russian gangsters, McCall decides to help her. If someone has a problem and the odds are stacked against them, McCall will step in. He is The Equalizer.

"The Equalizer" is the third best opening of Washington's career, followed by "American Gangster" and "...
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Introducing Mr. & Mrs. Clooney!

September 27th, 2014 7:06pm EDT
George Clooney & Amal Alamuddin Marry In Venice
George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin tied the knot today in Venice, Italy. The actor, 53, and the British human rights attorney, 36, wed at the Aman Canal Grande. Journalist and former mayor of Rome, Walter Veltroni, officiated the ceremony.

The actor's rep confirmed to People: "George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin were married today in a private ceremony in Venice, Italy."

The event was a star-studded event and included Clooney's "Ocean's Eleven" co-star Matt Damon, US singer Bono, actress Ellen Barkin, actor John Krasinski, actress Emily Blunt, Vogue editor Anna Wintour, Clooney's best pal ...
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