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"Every day I woke up, I would take a Vicodin to start the day and then I would fill up a water bottle with vodka and drink it before and during my interviews," Thicke said in a deposition transcript made public Monday. Being high and drunk appears to be Thicke's defense in a high-stakes lawsuit filed by Marvin Gaye's family against Thicke, producer Pharrell Williams and hip-hop artist "T.I." Clifford Harris Jr. The lawsuit filed last fall contends Thicke's "Blurred Lines" is an illegal rip-off of Gaye's "Got to Give It Up."
4 hrs ago | Gazette Series
Sherlock star Benedict, 38, raised eyebrows when he said that he was considering moving to the US because he was fed up with being " castigated" for his p ublic school background. But Freddie, the 25-year-old member of the famous Fox acting dynasty, rubbished the TV turned Hollywood star's remarks.
7 hrs ago | Click Orlando
Say what you will about superstar couple Beyonce and Jay Z, but they appear determined to keep fans guessing. The conversation swirling around them has gone from "Are they over?" to "Are they overjoyed about an addition to their family?" As the pair wrapped up their very successful "On The Run" tour in Paris over the weekend, there was speculation that Beyonce may be pregnant with their second child, a marked turn from the breakup chatter that surrounded the pair at the start of the tour in June.
11 hrs ago | CBS News
After amassing a private collection of African-American Art over four decades, Bill Cosby and his wife Camille plan to showcase their holdings for the first time in an exhibition planned at the Smithsonian Institution . The Smithsonian's National Museum of African Art announced Monday that the entire Cosby collection will go on view in November in a unique exhibit juxtaposing African-American art with African art.
13 hrs ago | Cybercast News Service
In this Sunday, Sept. 7, 2014 photo, actress Kerry Washington poses for a portrait in Los Angeles.
17 hrs ago | WBIR-TV Knoxville
Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://usat.ly/1tUT6Jx Secretary of State John Kerry is in Paris for a meeting Monday on providing aid to the new Iraqi government after spending the week in the Middle East rounding up support against the Islamic State extremists. Over the weekend, the Islamic State released a video showing a militant beheading a British aid worker, David Haines, 44. It was similar to recent videos showing the beheadings of two American journalists, James Foley and Steven Sotloff.
It took a murderous Idris Elba and a pair of dolphin buddies to defeat "Guardians of the Galaxy" at movie theaters. According to studio estimates Sunday, the Sony thriller "No Good Deed," which stars Elba as an escaped convict, topped the box office with $24.5 million during its opening weekend.
Watts, who is African-American, and her white boyfriend accuse police of racism for questioning them after they were seen showing affection in public. "There was an indication on the radio call that a male white and female black were involved in a sexual act inside a Mercedes with the vehicle door open," Officer Sally Madera said.
This struggling seaside gambling resort has been in the national news for all the wrong reasons lately: a rash of casino closings, thousands of unemployed workers, and a domestic violence case involving a former NFL star. But for three hours Sunday night, America will get a different look at Atlantic City.
In this May 18, 2010 file photo, Dominika Stanley, left, the mother of 7-year-old Aiyana Jones sits next to Aiyana's father Charles Jones in attorney Geoffrey Fieger's office in Southfield, Mich. A judge won't delay the trial of a Detroit police officer who accidentally killed 7-year-old Aiyana Jones during a raid, despite his attorney's concerns that a "media frenzy" following a police shooting in Missouri could harm his client's right to an impartial jury.
Downton Abbey star Laura Carmichael has spoken of the "terrifying and upsetting" celebrity scandal which has resulted in nude images of her colleagues - and one co-star - being leaked onto the internet. The fiercely private actor, who plays Lady Edith in the ITV costume drama, also confirmed she will escape from a fire that engulfs the property as the new series opens.
The X Factor has continued to shed viewers with the audience for last night's show down one million on the launch a fortnight ago. Despite a revamped judging panel with Simon Cowell and Cheryl Fernandez-Versini back on the show, it has failed to turn the tide of a shrinking audience, according to overnight ratings.
Jazz-funk pioneer Joe Sample dies at 75 Pianist and composer died of complications due to lung cancer, manager says. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1tP8oiI Jazz pianist Joe Sample performs July 2, 2006, during the 40th Montreux Jazz Festival at the Stravinski hall in Montreux, Switzerland.
The 33-year-old Keeping Up With The Kardashians star is reportedly worth A 39 million, after using her global fame to earn large sums for endorsements and appearances. The Sun on Sunday Reality TV's Richest 2014 placed entertainer Paris Hilton in second place on A 36 million, while entrepreneur Levi Roots came third with A 30 million.
Scandal fans can't wait to see Kerry Washington portray Olivia Pope again when the ABC series returns later this month. They also can't wait to see if Olivia rides off into the sunset with Jake or heads back to the White House to continue her affair with President Fitzgerald.
In an interview with MTV's Sway Calloway Thursday, Brown opened up about his own history with domestic violence in light of Rice being cut from the Baltimore Ravens and suspended from the league after a leaked video depicted the player punching his now-wife, Janay Rice. "To Ray or anybody else, because I'm not better than the next man, I can just say I've been down that road," Brown told MTV News.
"Married ... with Children" may have ended in 1997, but that doesn't mean we've seen the last of the Bundys. As originally reported by E!, there's a chance that the comedy could return to TV in a new form.
Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 09:26 pm
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