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Bryan Singer's Accuser Drops Lawsuit

Judge Lets Bryan Singer's Accuser Drop Lawsuit

Originally posted 08/28/2014 07:25AM

A former child model can dismiss his lawsuit that accused X-Men director Bryan Singer of sex abuse in Hawaii, but he has the option to re-file it later, a federal judge ruled Wednesday.

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Dating Naked Contestant Sues over Crotch Shot

Dating Naked Contestant Sues over Crotch Shot

Originally posted 08/22/2014 09:40AM

From birthday suit to lawsuit.

Dating Naked cast member Jessie Nizewitz is suing VH1's parent company Viacom for breach of contract after the network aired uncensored au naturel footage of Nizewitz to shocked viewers of the titillating reality show.

The complaint, which was filed in Manhattan, also takes two production companies to task for broadcasting a clip in July during which a shot of Nizewitz's crotch was not blurred out.

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Jury Awards Smoker's Widow $23.6 Billion

Jury Awards Widow of Smoker $23.6 Billion in Punitive Damages

Originally posted 07/20/2014 10:00AM

The nation's No. 2 cigarette maker is vowing to fight a jury verdict of $23.6 billion in punitive damages in a lawsuit filed by the widow of a longtime smoker who died of lung cancer.

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Pageant Problems: 'Too Old' Miss Delaware Files Lawsuit

Ousted Miss Delaware Amanda Longacre Sues Pageant

Originally posted 07/17/2014 12:30PM

A woman stripped of her Miss Delaware title last month for being too old is suing state pageant officials and the Miss America organization.

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Tinder Cofounder Suspended Over Sexual Harassment Claims

Tinder Cofounder Justin Mateen Suspended Over Sexual Harassment Claims

Originally posted 07/01/2014 05:05PM

Justin Mateen, cofounder and chief marketing officer of the Tinder dating app, has been suspended after a former executive filed a sexual harassment lawsuit against the company on Monday.

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The 4 Most Popular O.J. Simpson Conspiracy Theories

If the Theory Doesn't Fit, You Must Acquit: The 4 Most Popular O.J. Conspiracy Theories

Originally posted 06/14/2014 09:15PM

Two decades after one of the most polarizing trials in American history, our nation has generally settled on a consensus about the O.J. Simpson trial: 1) He probably did it, and, 2) The LAPD blew the case by mishandling forensic evidence.

But as with other news events where objective truth has become buried under years of gossip and rumor, the murders of Nicole Brown Simpson and Ronald Goldman have attracted a fair share of experts who are convinced they've figured out what really happened June 12, 1994. Perhaps that's a consequence of a cultural flashpoint where nobody on either side of the debate got any semblance of closure.

No matter if they're serious journalists or Internet crackpots, all Simpson conspiracy theorists are convinced they can do what a year of courtroom drama could not: Crack the case, once and for all.

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20 Years Later: Look Back at the 10 Most Bizarre Moments of O.J. Simpson's Trial

UpdatePosted 06/12/2014 07:15PM

'The Trial of the Century' 20 Years Later: 10 Bizarre Moments from O.J. Simpson's Courtroom Drama

Originally posted 06/11/2014 10:45AM

O.J. Simpson's televised criminal trial for the murders of his ex-wife Nicole Brown Simpson and Ronald Goldman stretched for nearly 16 months, with many memorable dramas along the way, some of them simply beyond bizarre. With the courtroom saga approaching its 20th anniversary, here are 10 of the trial's most unforgettable moments.

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Casey Kasem's Health Gets 'Worse,' Family Gathers at Hospital

Casey Kasem's Health Gets 'Worse,' Family Gathers at Hospital

Originally posted 06/06/2014 08:00AM

Casey Kasem's health took a sudden turn for the worse Thursday, and his family was gathering at a Washington State hospital.

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Casey Kasem Hospitalized After Wife's Bizarre Raw-Hamburger-Throwing Incident

UpdatePosted 06/02/2014 06:00PM

Casey Kasem Hospitalized After Wife's Bizarre Raw-Hamburger-Throwing Incident

Originally posted 06/02/2014 01:05PM

Casey Kasem has been taken by ambulance to a hospital in Washington state following an incident between his wife and daughter.

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Paul Walker's Daughter to Live with Mother and Nanny | Paul Walker

Paul Walker's Daughter to Live with Mother and Nanny

Originally posted 05/28/2014 04:45PM

Paul Walker's daughter will live with a nanny and her mother, an attorney told a court commissioner who dismissed guardianship proceedings over the teenager on Wednesday.

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