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Paris Hilton's Brother Conrad Hilton Hurt in Car Crash Near Palm Springs

Conrad Hilton Hurt in Car Crash Near Palm Springs

Originally posted 08/27/2014 08:50AM

Authorities say Conrad Hilton received major injuries when he lost control of his BMW and crashed on a highway near Palm Springs over the weekend.

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Nicki's 'Anaconda' Dancer Bitten by Snake at Rehearsal | Nicki Minaj

Nicki Minaj's 'Anaconda' Backup Dancer Bitten by Snake During VMA Rehearsal

Originally posted 08/23/2014 11:45AM

If Nicki Minaj's sexually charged, booty-exposing "Anaconda" video didn't already grab enough pre-MTV Video Music Awards headlines, a real-live snake set to be used during her performance has created some slithering news.

During a Friday rehearsal, one of Minaj's backup dancers was bitten by a 6-foot-long boa constrictor named Rocky who was being used as a prop during the song, MTV reported. Minaj was onstage and rushed to her dancer's side after the bite occurred.

Even though the snake wasn't venomous, the female dancer was treated at the scene where her wound was cleaned and then taken to the hospital to prevent a bacterial infection "out of an abundance of caution," Chris Velvin, director of production safety for Viacom Media Networks, told MTV.

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The Rock's Family 'So Thankful' to Survive Car Crash

Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson's Family Is 'So Thankful' to Survive Car Crash

Originally posted 08/13/2014 12:10PM

It was a harrowing scene.

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Kings of Leon Drummer Injured in Tour Bus Accident

UpdatePosted 08/12/2014 12:45PM

Kings of Leon Postpone Tour After Drummer Breaks Ribs in Tour Bus Accident

Originally posted 08/11/2014 04:00PM

Kings of Leon drummer Nathan Followill was injured in a bus accident Saturday night, the group announced Sunday on Facebook.

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Man Assaulted by Mob After Hitting Boy with Truck Returns to Work

Detroit Man Assaulted By Neighborhood Mob Returns to Work, Thanks 'Loving' Supporters

Originally posted 08/06/2014 04:00PM

A Detroit-area tree-trimmer has returned to work and is expressing his gratitude four months after he was severely beaten by a neighborhood mob when he accidentally hit a 10-year-old who darted in front of his truck.

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Diem Brown: Cancer Is Still a Part of My Life

Diem Brown: Cancer Is Still a Part of My Life

Originally posted 08/06/2014 07:00AM

Diem Brown has been through a lot.

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PHOTO: See a Male Model Pose Shirtless with an Ileostomy Bag

Model Battling Chronic Bowel Disease Lands Shirtless Centerfold – with His Ileostomy Bag

Originally posted 08/05/2014 04:45PM

Blake Beckford's dreams of working in the fitness industry were crushed when he was diagnosed with ulcerative colitis in 2003, but now he is defying odds and coming out on top.

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Kristin Chenoweth Doing 'Well' After Health Scare

Kristin Chenoweth Doing 'Well' After Health Scare

Originally posted 08/05/2014 11:55AM

Kristin Chenoweth is asking for prayers as she battles an unknown health problem, though she has also reassured fans that she "will be ok."

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Behind the Real-Life Family Tragedy That Inspired David Duchovny’s New Movie

Behind the Real-Life Family Tragedy That Inspired David Duchovny’s New Movie

Originally posted 07/30/2014 07:45PM

In his new movie Louder than Words, David Duchovny cries, grieves and, in the end, triumphs.

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