Music, Movie and Entertainment News 26th June 2006

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Collins: 'My Wife Ended The Marriage'

26th June 2006 1:57

Pop star PHIL COLLINS has lashed out at media speculation he ended his third marriage this year (06), insisting his estranged wife ORIANNE was the...

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Fascinating Fact 1688

26th June 2006 1:57

Guests at the Sunday (25JUN06) wedding of NICOLE KIDMAN and KEITH URBAN feasted on a tuna starter, a choice of Tasmanian Atlantic salmon or lamb for...

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The Things They Say 2345

26th June 2006 1:57

"They are absolutely perfect together. Keith and I go back to 1994, I've never seen him this happy." KEITH URBAN's former US manager ANASTASIA BROWN...

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Hilton Parties With Crush Blunt

26th June 2006 1:57

Hotel heiress PARIS HILTON took time out of launching her pop career to party with her celebrity crush JAMES BLUNT on Saturday night (24JUN06). The...

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Banks' Publicist Quits After Feud With Manager

26th June 2006 1:57

Supermodel TYRA BANKS's publicist CINDI BERGER has quit her role after clashing with the chat show host's manager BENNY MEDINA. Berger and her...

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Mcshane Fuming Over Deadwood Cancellation

26th June 2006 1:57

British actor IAN MCSHANE is furious over the way US cable network HBO (Home Box Office) cancelled his acclaimed western series DEADWOOD. The...

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Kidman And Urban Thank Australia

26th June 2006 1:57

LATEST: Newlyweds NICOLE KIDMAN and KEITH URBAN have released an official wedding photograph to the world's media and thanked their fellow...

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Healy's Burnt Toast Concert Trauma

26th June 2006 1:57

TRAVIS frontman FRAN HEALY nearly brought the world's biggest rock concert to an end after burning his toast backstage. The Scottish DRIFTWOOD...

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Zombie Refuses To Tour Outside Us

26th June 2006 1:57

Rocker ROB ZOMBIE refuses to play concerts outside of North America, because of the limited choice of television channels overseas. The rocker is...

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Babyshambles 'Briefly Split'

26th June 2006 1:57

British band BABYSHAMBLES briefly split on Saturday (24JUN06) after frontman PETE DOHERTY failed to turn up for a gig in Paris, France. The...

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Sandler: 'I'm A Moron'

26th June 2006 3:52

Hollywood star ADAM SANDLER believes he's "a moron" after being labelled the unflattering title for years by his family. The SPANGLISH actor has...

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Kitt Suggests Berry For Biopic

26th June 2006 3:52

Iconic singer/actress EARTHA KITT has suggested HALLE BERRY star in a biopic of her life, because her original choice BEYONCE KNOWLES is too...

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Church Bulks Up To Play Sandman In Spider-man 3

26th June 2006 3:52

THOMAS HADEN CHURCH was shocked when producers of SPIDER-MAN III insisted he work out intensely for over a year to prepare for a part in the film. ...

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Smith Wants Cameo In Affleck Film

26th June 2006 3:52

Film-maker KEVIN SMITH has blasted his friend BEN AFFLECK for failing to cast him in his directional debut GONE, BABY, GONE. Affleck is currently...

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Stars Pay Tribute To Spelling

26th June 2006 3:52

Actors DAVID SOUL, JACLYN SMITH and TONY CURTIS have paid tribute to late TV legend AARON SPELLING, who died on Friday (23JUN06). The Hollywood...

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Furtado Eats Number One Again

26th June 2006 3:52

Canadian pop beauty NELLY FURTADO has clung onto the top spot in UK charts for a third week running with her comeback track MANEATER. The singer...

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Simpson Song Too Similar To Holiday?

26th June 2006 3:52

JESSICA SIMPSON posted her new single A PUBLIC AFFAIR on her website on Friday (23JUN06), only to receive a barrage of criticism claiming the song...

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Aguilera: Married, Without Children

26th June 2006 3:52

CHRISTINA AGUILERA has lashed out at expectations for her to become pregnant so quickly after her 2005 marriage to JORDAN BRATMAN, insisting she...

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Collins' New Love Is Early Days

26th June 2006 3:52

LATEST: British singer PHIL COLLINS has confirmed reports he is dating again following his split from wife ORIANNE earlier this year (MAR06), but...

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Mccartney And Mills Reunite

26th June 2006 3:52

Estranged couple SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY and HEATHER MILLS reunited last week (21JUN06) to watch their daughter BEATRICE's school concert. The former...

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The Things They Say 2346

26th June 2006 7:42

"I've been a fashion whore since the womb. Actually, I love design. I'm more an interior-design whore." ANNE HATHAWAY has been researching for her...

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Jones Bites Back

26th June 2006 7:42

British hardman VINNIE JONES has excused his notoriously aggressive behaviour as a thirst for "excitement". The LOCK, STOCK AND TWO SMOKING BARRELS...

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Lilly A Smash Hit

26th June 2006 7:42

LOST star EVANGELINE LILLY was a hit on set in every sense of the word as she crashed a pal's truck into the catering van on a break from filming. ...

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Hudson Prepared For Obscurity

26th June 2006 7:42

Actress KATE HUDSON has offered her advice to budding Hollywood it girls - your fame won't last. Hudson leaped onto the a-list in 2000 with her...

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Bisset 'Can't Forgive' Roberts For Relationship Conduct

26th June 2006 7:42

British actress JACQUELINE BISSET has never looked at JULIA ROBERTS in the same way after the PRETTY WOMAN star fell for her husband DANIEL MODER...

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Streep Lonely On Devil Wears Prada Set

26th June 2006 7:42

MERYL STREEP alienated herself from her castmates on the set of THE DEVIL WEARS PRADA, so she could perfect her character's ice queen persona. ...

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Sigler And Iler Secure Payrises

26th June 2006 7:42

LATEST: JAMIE-LYNN SIGLER and her on-screen sibling ROBERT ILER have reportedly secured payrises to star in the final season of mob drama THE...

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Cliff Disgusted By Tennis Rant

26th June 2006 7:42

Veteran British singer SIR CLIFF RICHARD has offered a word of advice to British tennis ace ANDREW MURRAY ahead of this summer's (06) Wimbledon...

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Geldof Employs Dad As Security

26th June 2006 7:42

SIR BOB GELDOF has enlisted his 92-year-old father to help protect his $27 million (GBP15 million) London mansion from "thieves and vandals". The...

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Harrison Widow: Vegas Was Third Choice For Cirque Show'

26th June 2006 7:42

GEORGE HARRISON's widow OLIVIA is relieved THE BEATLES-inspired Cirque du Soleil show has finally made it to the stage after a string of venue...

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Townshend Siblings Deny Rivalry

26th June 2006 7:42

PETE TOWNSHEND's younger brother SIMON has slammed speculation he is jealous of his brother's musical success, insisting he's just proud to be...

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Delonge Slams 'Terrible' Rolling Stones Concerts

26th June 2006 7:42

ANGELS + AIRWAVES rocker TOM DeLONGE admires veterans THE ROLLING STONES for their staying power - but thinks their concerts are "terrible". The...

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American Pie Star Slams Gawker Gossip

26th June 2006 12:18

AMERICAN PIE star NATASHA LYONNE's father has hit out at gossip on a celebrity sighting site claiming she looks "like she could die any minute". ...

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Take That Haunted By Robbie

26th June 2006 12:18

Reformed British boy band TAKE THAT worry they are being haunted by former member ROBBIE WILLIAMS during their current string of comeback gigs. The...

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Book Dishes Dirt On Lee And Streisand Feud

26th June 2006 12:18

A new book reveals the long rift between PEGGY LEE and BARBRA STREISAND that only ended when the former died in 2002. They fell out in 1969 when...

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West Wows At Aids Gig

26th June 2006 12:18

Rapper KANYE WEST wowed a star-studded audience including SEAN COMBS, dance star MOBY and MAROON 5 frontman ADAM LEVINE for an exclusive AIDS benefit...

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Lloyd-webber Wants Air Miles For Cello

26th June 2006 12:18

Cellist JULIAN LLOYD WEBBER is threatening to sue airlines for withholding free air mile vouchers for the seat he books for his instrument. The...

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Stewart Wept At Son's Christening

26th June 2006 12:18

Rocker ROD STEWART broke down in tears after christening his baby son ALASTAIR WALLACE in Scotland yesterday (25JUN06). The star and fiancee PENNY...

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Dash Cleared Of Attacking Ex

26th June 2006 12:18

DAMON DASH has been cleared of allegations he attacked the mother of his fourteen year old lovechild. LINDA WILLIAMS alleged Dash hit her during a...

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Decision Day For Boy George

26th June 2006 12:18

LATEST: BOY GEORGE will today (26JUN06) discover what community service he must perform in New York City, after admitting he wasted police time. In...

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Novelist Marquez Snubbed By Hometown

26th June 2006 12:18

Nobel laureate novelist GABRIEL GARCIA MARQUEZ has been snubbed by the population of his hometown who are refusing to change its name to that of his...

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Jones Feared Alcohol Would Cost Him Career

26th June 2006 12:18

Hollywood hardman VINNIE JONES decided to quit alcohol because he feared drunken violent outbursts would wreck his acting career. Jones confesses...

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Duffy Unhappy With Pantomime Location

26th June 2006 12:18

DALLAS star PATRICK DUFFY is considering pulling out of a British Christmas pantomime after finding out it will not be staged in London as he...

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Chaplin Kit Raises Record Cash At Auction

26th June 2006 12:18

A hat-and-cane set worn by legendary comic actor CHARLIE CHAPLIN sold for just under $140,000 (GBP77,800) at auction on Sunday (25JUN06). The...

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'Self Congratulatory' Clooney Slammed

26th June 2006 12:18

Hollywood agent-turned-documentary maker PAT DOLLARD has attacked GEORGE CLOONEY's outspoken anti-war stance. Dollard - the former agent of regular...

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Lloyd Webber: 'Sexual Abuse Made Me Shy'

26th June 2006 17:27

Cellist JULIAN LLOYD WEBBER has attributed his extreme shyness to the sexual abuse he experienced as a 10-year-old on a London Underground train. ...

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Beastie Boy Yauch: 'I've Matured'

26th June 2006 17:27

BEASTIE BOY ADAM YAUCH has denied becoming more politically correct as he gets older, insisting he has just matured. The 41-year-old rapper no...

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Mcfly: 'Lohan Has A Very Short Memory'

26th June 2006 17:27

LATEST: British boy band MCFLY have questioned LINDSAY LOHAN's memory, after she denied a romance with the group's drummer. HARRY JUDD's boasts of...

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Young Recorded Album To Raise Anti-war Profile In Us

26th June 2006 17:27

Veteran singer/songwriter NEIL YOUNG recorded his recent anti-war album LIVING WITH WAR to show that many Americans are concerned by the US military...

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Bassey Slams Sister's Retirement Rumours

26th June 2006 17:27

LATEST: DAME SHIRLEY BASSEY has slammed her sister's claims she is on the verge of retiring as ludicrous, insisting she doesn't even talk to her...

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Boy George Told Complete Community Service Or Go To Jail

26th June 2006 17:27

LATEST: A New York judge today (26JUN06) ordered BOY GEORGE to complete five days of community service before the end of August (06) or he will be...

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Michael Jackson In Ireland

26th June 2006 17:27

Pop superstar MICHAEL JACKSON has spent the weekend in Ireland, sparking rumours he his house-hunting there. The singer has lived in the Middle...

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The Things They Say 2347

26th June 2006 17:27

"I would never go for HUGH GRANT. He's a good actor - but I like them young." Heiress PARIS HILTON describes the type of British men she likes.

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Evan Rachel Wood Avoids Parties

26th June 2006 17:27

Actress EVAN RACHEL WOOD is determined to avoid Hollywood parties as she wants to keep herself grounded and maintain her privacy. Unlike others in...

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Fascinating Fact 1690

26th June 2006 17:27

The Mini from AUSTIN POWERS and the ANGELINA JOLIE's TOMB RAIDER Land Rover are among 250 famous cars from film and TV worth a staggering $18 million...

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Lee Not A Stones Fan

26th June 2006 17:27

Veteran actor CHRISTOPHER LEE has never heard a ROLLING STONES song, because he doesn't think he'll like them. However, the 84-year-old's lack of...

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Beart: 'I Wasn't Talented'

26th June 2006 17:27

French movie beauty EMMANUELLE BEART has confessed to making it as an actress despite having no talent. The 42-year-old MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE actress...

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Anderson: 'Irvine Was Too Sweet'

26th June 2006 17:27

PAMELA ANDERSON ditched playboy former motor racing driver EDDIE IRVINE because he isn't nasty enough. The pair recently enjoyed a brief fling, but...

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Hudson Lives In Goldie's Shadow

26th June 2006 17:27

Screen beauty KATE HUDSON fears she'll never escape her mother GOLDIE HAWN's shadow, even with a Oscar-nomination. The ALMOST FAMOUS actress...

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Mcshane Compares Deadwood To Bush Administration

26th June 2006 17:27

IAN MCSHANE has compared his hit TV show DEADWOOD to the current US government under GEORGE W BUSH, because both have featured "rigged elections" and...

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German Film Takes Top Prize At Shanghai Festival

26th June 2006 17:27

German drama VIER MINUTEN (FOUR MINUTES) has won Best Film at the Shanghai Film Festival. The movie, directed by CHRIS KRAUS, focuses on a musical...

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Minogue's Clubbing Phobia

26th June 2006 17:27

DANNII MINOGUE is bemused she's ditched pop for dance music on her latest tracks, because she hates clubbing so much. The Australian singer has...

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Fascinating Fact 1689

26th June 2006 17:27

Late punk star JOE STRUMMER's music charity Strummerville is launching a new night to showcase up-and-coming bands in London. The event, entitled...

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Univision Sale Doubtful; Shares Fall

26th June 2006 18:17

Shares in Univision continued their downward slide today (Monday) as investors questioned whether the sale of the Spanish broadcaster would ever...

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Pellicano Case May Not Fly, Says Report

26th June 2006 18:17

The Anthony Pellicano wiretapping case now appears likely to sputter out without the previously expected indictments of high-profile Hollywood...

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Government's Efforts To Curb Piracy Too Weak, Say Officials

26th June 2006 18:17

Jack Kyser, the chief economist at the Los Angeles Economic Development Corp., has reacted coolly to a Justice Department report describing...

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Cbs Going To The Movies -- And Investors Approve

26th June 2006 18:17

Wall Street has reacted enthusiastically to CBS Chairman Les Moonves announcement last week that the company may reenter the theatrical movie...

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Eisner Invests In Firm That Produces Sports Dvd's -- For Tots

26th June 2006 18:17

Michael Eisner, who presumably knows a thing or two about producing entertainment for small children, has bought Houston-based Team Baby...

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Sandler Clicks; Others Remote

26th June 2006 18:17

Moviegoers paid little attention to movie critics over the weekend as they made the Adam Sandler comedy Click the No. 1 film at the box office...

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Producer Aaron Spelling Dead At 83

26th June 2006 18:17

Aaron Spelling, whom the New York Times described as "the most prolific producer in American television," died Friday in Los Angeles at age 83. His...

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Tivo Enables A Road Show

26th June 2006 18:17

TiVo said Friday that it has released a new version of its TiVoToGo software that permits its subscribers -- for a one-time $24.95 upgrade fee --...

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Marketing Execs Admit Paying For Product Placements In News

26th June 2006 18:17

A poll of 266 marketing executives has indicated that nearly half had admitted that they had paid to have their products mentioned on television or...

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Streep Stressed By Dressing Up For Film Role

26th June 2006 20:06

MERYL STREEP found getting dressed in the wardrobe required for her latest film THE DEVIL WEARS PRADA an exhausting process. Streep says preparing...

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Beart Growing Old Gracefully

26th June 2006 20:06

EMMANUELLE BEART is confident she'll be able to continue acting well into middle and old age, because she is growing into her looks. At 42, the...

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Depp Nearly Fired From Pirate Movie

26th June 2006 20:06

JOHNNY DEPP was nearly sacked when studio heads first saw his performance as CAPTAIN JACK SPARROW in PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN, because they hated his...

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Cruise And Holmes Baby Pictures Fail To Sell

26th June 2006 20:06

TOM CRUISE and KATIE HOLMES refused to sell pictures of their new daughter SURI, after the photos were offered to the media and failed to get a...

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Rowling: 'I Will Never Write Another Potter Novel'

26th June 2006 20:06

Author JK ROWLING refuses to change her mind and write further HARRY POTTER books, because she is determined to retire the teenage wizard before the...

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Jolie And Pitt Baby Shower Photos Stolen

26th June 2006 20:06

ANGELINA JOLIE and BRAD PITT have had a series of personal photographs stolen, including intimate pictures from a baby shower in Namibia. Lawyers...

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Shakira Tops Euro Singles Chart For Third Week

26th June 2006 20:06

SHAKIRA's collaboration with WYCLEF JEAN continues to sit atop the European singles chart for a third week, while rockers KEANE have jumped straight...

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Moby Takes On Factory Farming

26th June 2006 20:06

MOBY has teamed up with the Humane Society Of The United States to help reduce animal suffering on industrialised farms. The PORCELAIN singer has...

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Lloyd Webber: Domestic Incident 'A Silly Argument'

26th June 2006 20:06

Cellist JULIAN LLOYD WEBBER has branded a recent row with his wife, which police were called out to settle, as "the silliest incident of my life." ...

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Us Supreme Court Rejects Hip-hop Appeal

26th June 2006 20:06

The US Supreme Court has declined to hear a case involving a contract dispute between recording companies over a hip-hop album by JA RULE and other...

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Armstrong: 'I Still Love Sheryl'

26th June 2006 20:06

Tour De France champion LANCE ARMSTRONG is still in love with singer SHERYL CROW, nearly five months after the couple called off their engagement. ...

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Austin To Go On Trial In Dubai

26th June 2006 20:06

LATEST: Hip-hop producer DALLAS AUSTIN is set to go on trial in Dubai on cocaine possession charges, his lawyer and police said earlier today...

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Fascinating Fact 1691

26th June 2006 20:06

Each guest at NICOLE KIDMAN and KEITH URBAN's Australian wedding on Sunday (25JUN06) received a gift clock from Tiffany + Co in the company's...

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