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Ellen Pearson has four basic words for Kourtney, Kim and Kourtney Kardashian:
Shut the eff up!
In early April, Kris Jenner’s offspring filed a lawsuit against their ex-stepmother, charging that she illegally profited from a diary their late father left to them in their will.
In an official response obtained by TMZ, however, Pearson does not deny that she sold pages of Robert Kardashian’s diary to In Touch Weekly.
(NOTE: It would be difficult to deny, considering the Complete Kardashian Diaries are on sale now.)
But she maintains that the Kardashians have no legal leg toMore >
A judge has officially dismissed a $5 million wiretapping lawsuit against actor Tom Cruise and his longtime attorney Bert Fields, according to reports.
The case dates all the way back to 2009, when Bold magazine editor Michael Davis Sapir sued the actor and his lawyer for hiring Anthony Pellicano.
Allegedly, Cruise and Fields hired the former private investigator to spy on him by tapping his phones in the midst of another lawsuit with the actor.
THAT dates back to 2001, when Cruise sued Sapir for $100 million after the celebrity news magazine editor offered a bounty for proofMore >
Sadly, we still need to think about the Hulk Hogan sex tape.
While the wrestler dismissed his $100 lawsuit against Gawker in federal court without prejudice last month, TMZ has learned Hogan has now gone ahead and refiled it in Florida state court.
This is the same venue in which Hogan has sued Heather Clem, his sex tape co-star, for allegedly playing a role in leaking footage to the public.
An attorney for Hogan says this maneuver will allow his client to deal with less paperwork and lawyer fees.
Hogan originally sued Gawker in October after a 60-second longMore >
Two teenage boys are wanted for the killing of a young Pennsylvania mother who had words with them as they harassed her boyfriend walking down the street Saturday.
Kayla Peterson’s boyfriend, Bill Bailey, said it all started over a cigarette comment.Kayla Peterson Shot, Killed
“My friend came in and got cigarettes, and three young kids followed him. They kept following him and asking for a cigarette,” convenience store employee Brock Edwards said.
Bailey said the teens followed, harassing him while he walked two blocks home. When he got there, Bailey said the 22-year-oldMore >
A Christmas display in Meridian, Idaho, may put all others to shame – even this Gangnam Style Christmas house – with its unorthodox take on festive music and decor.
Synced to dubstep, the pulsating, bass-heavy show rocks the house (literally):Dubstep Christmas Lights
Thousands of lights flash spastically in time to the dubstep beat, making for a transfixing feast for the eyes (or a possible seizure / flashback to that rave in college).
Anybody seen a house that tops this? The gauntlet has been thrown down!
Joe Jackson is STRAPPED, and he’s not afraid to use it.Joe Jackson Gun
The 84-year-old flashed his gun to a room full of people during a speech, telling them it’s just like the American Express card – you don’t leave home without it.
The bizarre moment went down while Michael Jackson’s dad was at the Tuscany Hotel and Casino in Vegas this weekend to be honored at the Black Music Awards.
Joe was introduced by his friend, Majestik, who told the crowd a story about Joe confronting Michael Jackson’s bodyguards two weeks before the icon’s death.
During the confrontation,More >
Naomi Riches says Casey Anthony wants her dead.
She also wants $3 billion for her troubles.
The Pennsylvania woman sued Casey Anthony for $3 billion, according to reports, claiming the accused child murderer is “an Illuminati actress” who made threats to kill her and who caused her “severe psychological damage.”
She also claims Casey is “in cahoots” with Nancy Grace and the U.S. government.
The lawsuit says “Casey Anthony called my house August 2011 and told me that my life was being exploited and that I was a hated nation wife.”
“She told me she would kill me just as theyMore >
Paris Hilton has apologized for the comments she made about gay men this week.
A cab driver secretly recorded Hilton talking to gay friend about the website Grindr. Paris called gay men disgusting, horny and most likely infected with AIDS.
Whatever the context, she didn’t sound very good, to say the least.
In a letter to GLAAD, Paris Hilton issued a full apology and explanation, praising the gay community as the strongest and most inspiring group she knows.
“I am so sorry and so upset that I caused pain to my gay friends, fans and their families with theMore >
Allowing kids to play on scooters outside sounds normal enough, but a Texas mom was arrested and spent a night in jail after a neighbor complained about just that.
Cops took the neighbor at her word, and a few hours after the call, arrested her for child endangerment; she is accused of letting them play unsupervised.
Tammy Cooper claims the the arresting officer told her, “We’re here for you.”
The arrested woman disputes what she calls a “humiliating” charge, saying that she was watching the kids, ages 6 and 9, the whole time from aMore >
Talk about hitting close to home!
With Kate Middleton topless pictures causing uproar in Europe, the Duchess of Cambridge was greeted by residents of Marau, Solomon Islands, in traditional attire.
Read: No tops.
Kate received a warm welcome during the latest stop on their Asian tour and was all smiles when given a traditional necklace and a topless sculpture of a female figure.
She and husband Prince William are taking legal action against French tabloid Closer, the first magazine to publish topless pictures of Kate on holiday last week.
Despite the lawsuit threat from the royal family,More >
A major beef processing company is suing ABC News for $1.2 billion over its coverage of “pink slime”, which the company says ABC portrayed as unhealthy and unsafe.
Beef Products Inc. says ABC made 200 “false and misleading and defamatory” statements about the product, which the producer says is just lean, finely textured beef.
Here’s one component of ABC News’ pink slime expose:
The network quotes a former USDA scientist saying 70 percent of ground beef contains “trimmings that were once used only in dog food and cooking oil, now sprayed with ammonia to make them safe andMore >
Britney Spears stars in a new ad for the Twister Dance game, and fittingly, it involves what else but her 2011 hit song “Till The World Ends.” Keep on dancin’!
The “music video” for the game, first posted on RockTheSpots (dot) com, is basically just a longer commercial, but it’s still cool. And appropriately titled.
Watch and try to resist the urge to play Twister Dance with your friends:
Sure looks like a fun game, even if Spears won’t be participating.
Britney makes her debut on The X Factor this evening. HopefullyMore >
We just learned that LeAnn Rimes is in treatment for anxiety and stress a few hours ago, but apparently it was a long time coming for the country star.
She was, and is, embroiled in a battle that is draining her emotionally.
No, not against Brandi Glanville. LeAnn Rimes feels she has become a victim of severe bullying online and is trying to turn the tables on her detractors.
The 30-year-old has accumulated a ton of offensive Tweets written about her, among a circle of private individuals and is exploring her legal options.
“There has been this cyber-bullying that has been going on for aMore >
John Travolta is finally firing back at Fabian Zanzi, the one-time cruise ship worker who accused the Hollywood legend of sexually assaulting him in 2009.
Travolta filed legal documents yesterday claiming the employee is lying.
Fabian Zanzi claims Travolta exposed himself during a neck massage aboard a Royal Caribbean cruise, then offered to pay him $12,000 to keep it quiet.
Zanzi detailed his salacious allegations in a lawsuit back in June.
Travolta’s attorney, Marty Singer, responded to the claim, admitting John was on the cruise but denying all the allegations of misconduct againstMore >
Madonna played a 45-minute concert in Paris on Thursday night that concluded with attendees showering the stage with debris and shouting insults at the Material Girl.
Was it due to the duration of the show? To Madonna’s slamming of National Front party member Marine Le Pen as a Nazi? Or was it simply an overreaction by the media?
Guess which option Madonna has chosen…
In a statement on her official website, the iconic artist has responded to the controversy with:
“Playing the Olympia was a magical moment for me and it was real treat to do thisMore >