4th July 2009

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Madonna Upsets Russian Leaders With Swear Word

MADONNA has upset dignitaries in St. Petersburg, Russia by using foul language to promote an upcoming show in the city.The pop superstar proclaimed...

4th July 2009 1:55

Jackson's This Is It Costumers To Design Burial Suit

MICHAEL JACKSON's longtime costumers, DENNIS TOMPKINS and MICHAEL BUSH, will design the suit the King of Pop will be buried in.The Los Angeles-based...

4th July 2009 1:55

Jackson Fans Swarm Memorial Ticket Giveaway Website

More than 120,000 MICHAEL JACKSON fans-per-second visited the website of Los Angeles' Staples Center for the first 90 minutes of Friday's (03Jul09)...

4th July 2009 1:55

Stars Come Out For Slash

The stars came out for SLASH as the rocker headlined Norway's Quart Festival on Tuesday (30Jun09) - OZZY OSBOURNE and RON WOOD joined him onstage.The...

4th July 2009 1:55

Jackson Doctor Won't Attend Memorial

MICHAEL JACKSON's personal physician has chosen not to attend the singer's memorial service next week (07Jul09) - because he fears his presence will...

4th July 2009 1:55

Madonna To Pay Homage To Jackson's Dance Moves At London Show

MADONNA is to pay tribute to MICHAEL JACKSON at her London concert on Saturday night (04Jul09) with the help of a dancer who has mastered the King of...

4th July 2009 1:55

Barton In London Loo Sharing Controversy

Actress MISCHA BARTON was reprimanded in a London nightclub toilet after trying to bundle a pal into a cubicle with her.The former The O.C. star and...

4th July 2009 1:55

The Things They Say 12798

"I'm so excited about my 30s. That's when the world takes you by the ankles, shakes the s**t out of you, puts you right side up, gives you a pair of...

4th July 2009 1:55

Fascinating Fact 7626

Official souvenir t-shirts for MICHAEL JACKSON's cancelled THIS IS IT concerts at London's O2 Arena are on sale via promoters AEG Live's website....

4th July 2009 1:55

Fascinating Fact 7625

German synth-pop pioneers KRAFTWERK were joined by four British Olympic gold medal-winning cyclists during their set at the Manchester International...

4th July 2009 1:55

Feldman Regrets Not Making Amends With Jackson

LOST BOYS star COREY FELDMAN regrets not making amends with his old pal MICHAEL JACKSON before the King of Pop's death last week (25Jun09).The former...

4th July 2009 1:55

Fascinating Fact 7627

Oscar winner ANNA PAQUIN's new movie is a family affair - OPEN HOUSE is directed by her brother Andrew Paquin and co-stars boyfriend Stephen Moyer.

4th July 2009 1:55

Wenders Halts Movie After Subject's Death

Moviemaker WIM WENDERS has halted work on new film PINA following the death of the movie's subject, PINA BAUSCH.The legendary choreographer died on...

4th July 2009 1:55

Hart's Heart Goes Out To Movie Triplets' Mum

HARRY POTTER star IAN HART felt terrible for one young mum on the set of his new film A BOY CALLED DAD - because her triplets were always cold,...

4th July 2009 1:55

Ross Phones Home After Portraying Thug

DIANA ROSS' actor son EVAN phoned home in tears from the set of new movie LIFE IS HOT IN CRACKTOWN - because playing a violent hoodlum left him...

4th July 2009 1:55

Kelly Rowland's Unhappy School Days

Kelly Rowland had an "identity crisis" because she was the only black girl in her school.The 'When Love Takes Over' singer struggled to fit in when...

4th July 2009 5:45

Robert Pattinson's 'Strange' Fame

Robert Pattinson is finding fame "strange".The 'Twilight' star, who has attracted hordes of fans since playing vampire Edward Cullen in the hit teen...

4th July 2009 5:45

Confident Katherine Heigl

Katherine Heigl always thinks she looks good.The 'Knocked Up' actress - who is often voted one of the world's most beautiful women - is confident...

4th July 2009 5:45

Technophobe Jack White

Jack White hates technology.The musician - who insists on doing all his recordings on analogue tape rather than digital - doesn't own a mobile phone...

4th July 2009 5:45

Alex James' Confused Kids

Alex James' children think he is a conductor.The musician - who took part in UK TV show 'Maestro' last year, where celebrities had to learn how to...

4th July 2009 10:00

Sree Evicted

Sree has been evicted from the 'Big Brother' house.The Indian student lost out to posh Freddie - who had been nominated for the fourth week in a row...

4th July 2009 10:50

Madonna 'Inspired' By Jackson

Madonna is "terrible sad" about the death of Michael Jackson.The '4 Minutes' singer is due to play London's O2 arena tonight (04.07.09) and tomorrow...

4th July 2009 12:05

Michael Jackson 'Terrified' Of Jail

Michael Jackson's former lawyer was "worried he would do something stupid" during his child molestation trial.Tony Capozzola - who oversaw Michael's...

4th July 2009 12:05

Sree Speaks About Marcus

Sree says Marcus is "aggressive".The Indian student - who was evicted from the 'Big Brother' house last night (03.07.09) - claimed he only argued...

4th July 2009 13:30

Mark Ronson Doubts Jackson Effect

Mark Ronson insists Michael Jackson's death won't affect the music industry.The producer says that although the passing of the 'Thriller' star - who...

4th July 2009 14:00

Madonna Blames Jackson's Childhood For Downfall

MADONNA credits her "normal childhood" for not falling victim to superstardom like MICHAEL JACKSON - insisting having such a credible career so young...

4th July 2009 14:28

Gary Goes Ga-ga For Jackson

MICHAEL JACKSON's first home in Gary, Indiana has become the latest memorial site for the late pop superstar.The house at 2300 Jackson Street in the...

4th July 2009 14:28

Joe Jackson's Record Label Facing Name Challenge

MICHAEL JACKSON's father JOE will have to fight if he wants to name his newly-launched music label Ranch Records - a company already exists under...

4th July 2009 14:28

Brits Can Register For Jackson Memorial Tickets

Organisers of MICHAEL JACKSON's Los Angeles memorial service have insisted British fans can register for tickets to the event after they were...

4th July 2009 14:28

Former Jackson Doc Wrote 'Fraudulent' Prescriptions For Janet

A former doctor and close confident of MICHAEL JACKSON has denied he recently provided the late star with medication - as it emerges he wrote fake...

4th July 2009 14:28

Gabriel Takes Elders To The Atlas Mountains

Music mogul RICHARD BRANSON has opened up his hotel in the Atlas Mountains for top secret world leaders group The Elders - and group member PETER...

4th July 2009 14:28

Love Wrecks New York Hotel Room

COURTNEY LOVE is slipping back into her rock 'n' roll ways - she reportedly trashed a hotel room in a matter of hours.The former Hole singer...

4th July 2009 14:28

Deep Purple Fined For Performing Their Own Songs In Russia

Rockers DEEP PURPLE have been fined for playing their own songs in Russia.A local court has handed down the fine after Ian Gillan, Ian Paice and...

4th July 2009 14:28

Abba Masterminds Set For One-off London Gig

ABBA masterminds BENNY ANDERSSON and BJORN ULVAEUS are to stage a huge summer concert filled with the superstar band's biggest hits.Rumours...

4th July 2009 14:28

Madonna's Mercy Visits To U.k.

MADONNA misses living in London - and regularly flies back to the U.K. so her adopted daughter MERCY can experience life in Britain.The star fled to...

4th July 2009 14:28

Cruise Relives The Past For 47th Birthday

TOM CRUISE celebrated his 47th birthday with a sports game - in his ex-wife NICOLE KIDMAN's native country Australia.The actor swapped a Hollywood...

4th July 2009 14:28

Fascinating Fact 7628

Reformed boyband TAKE THAT has won its second Silver Clef award - an honour which helps raise money for music therapy charity Nordoff-Robins. The...

4th July 2009 14:28

The Things They Say 12799

"When I heard he was going to be performing at the O2 I offered to do something with him. I don't know what we could have done together, I could have...

4th July 2009 14:28

Fascinating Fact 7630

Actor ANDY GARCIA delivered the keynote address as more than 1,000 immigrants pledged their allegiance to the United States at a citizenship ceremony...

4th July 2009 14:28

The Things They Say 12800

"It would be absolutely intolerable, so, no, I don't want either of those guys to three-peat." MATT DAMON hopes his Ocean's Eleven co-stars BRAD PITT...

4th July 2009 14:28

Transformers Star Lucas Is Crocodile Dundee Wannabe

TRANSFORMERS: REVENGE OF THE FALLEN} star ISABEL LUCAS is a closet Crocodile Dundee - she learned how to survive in Australia's outback from her...

4th July 2009 14:28

Fascinating Fact 7629

SPIDER-MAN star TOBEY MAGUIRE has chosen the name Otis Tobias for his newborn son. The tot was born on 8 May (09).

4th July 2009 14:28

Efron Snips Away At Floppy-haired Teen Idol Image

Hollywood heart-throb ZAC EFRON has cut off his trademark locks in a bid to land more serious acting roles.The High School Musical star is keen to...

4th July 2009 14:28

Watson Was 'Desperate' To Get Grint Kiss Over With

EMMA WATSON is set to break the heart of her HARRY POTTER co-star RUPERT GRINT - after admitting she was "desperate" to get the pair's on-screen kiss...

4th July 2009 14:28

Dyer Caught Snorting Powder On Cctv

Bad-boy Brit actor DANNY DYER has been caught on camera snorting a mystery white substance on a boozy night out.Britain's The Sun has published...

4th July 2009 14:28

Lisa Shocked About Eviction

Lisa is "surprised" Sree was evicted.The unemployed lesbian had struck up a friendship with the Indian student - who lost out in the public vote...

4th July 2009 16:00

Hugh Jackman Backed By Damon

Matt Damon wants Hugh Jackman to be named the sexiest man of 2009.The 38-year-old actor - who was named Sexiest Man Alive by People magazine in 2007...

4th July 2009 17:05

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