Hewitt leaves 'Criminal Minds' for new arrival The makers of Criminal Minds on CBS said Wednesday that star Jennifer Love Hewitt has left the show after one season on it. In the finale of Season 11 Wednesday, Hewitt's character, FBI agent Kate Callahan, r
Never in a million years would I have guessed that Kylie Jenner was not born with those flap-like subterranean creatures glued to her mouth - you know, where the lips should be. In a disturbing revelation that has rocked our world, Kim Kardashian's sis admits her lips have been bionically altered by Victor Frankenstein, M.D.
Lauryn Hill has canceled her Tel Aviv concert, scheduled for Thursday, but the outspoken artist has no intention of boycotting Israel, as some have claimed. Hill says she scrubbed the show because she was unable to set up a corresponding concert in Palestinian territory.
Jenner: The wives' views Bruce Jenner, 65, spoke up Friday night on ABC about his gender reassignment. "I was not genetically born [a woman] and as of now I have all the male parts. . . . But I still identify as female," the former Olympic gold-medal decathlete told Diane Sawyer.
McCartney returns! Paul McCartney. Y'know, he did that duet with Kanye West earlier this year? The upstart will play Philly for the first time in five years, taking over the Wells Fargo Center on June 21. Massive Macca fans will be able to see him twice in one week if they plan to hit up the Dover, Del.'s Firefly Music Fest on June 19 in Dover, Del. Tickets will go on sale at noon Friday, May 1.
Bobby Brown and his legal team scrambled Monday to clarify his comments over the weekend that his daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown, who has been in a medically induced coma since January, was "awake." Speaking to the crowd Saturday at a concert in Texas, Brown said: "She's watching me." He went on to speak of living through "hard times. . . . I don't know what the hell I'm going through right now, but I'm giving it to God."
Suge Knight murder case heats up A Los Angeles judge ruled that prosecutors have enough evidence to try hip hop mogul Marion "Suge" Knight, 49, for allegedly running down two men intentionally with his pickup truck in late January outside a Compton, Calif., burger stand. Terry Carter died, and Cle "Bone" Sloan suffered serious injuries.
Meek Mill North Philly rapper Meek Mill and superstar boss lady Nicki Minaj are tying the knot. Minaj tweeted a photo of a heart- shaped sparkler on her left hand, proclaiming how lucky she is. Mill, who will open for his lady love on her Pink Print tour, responded that he is, in fact, the lucky one. Minaj and Meek will hit the Susquehanna Bank Center on Aug. 6.
Kelly Rutherford is speaking out about her six-year custody dispute with ex-husband Daniel Giersch. Giersch, who was married to Kelly from 2006 to 2010 lives with their two kids, Hermes, 8, and Helena, 5, in France. The arrangement was supported by a 2012 California court ruling.
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