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Caffeine-Infused Underwear Doesn't Make You Lose Weight?!

Companies Fined $1.5 Million for Falsely Claiming Caffeine-Infused Underwear Cuts Fat

Originally posted 11/11/2014 06:05PM

It seemed like a space-age promise: Wearing caffeine-infused undergarments would promote substantial weight loss around your middle.

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Kesha Previously Denied Abuse by Dr. Luke

Kesha Previously Denied Abuse by Dr. Luke

Originally posted 10/21/2014 09:10PM

The ongoing legal battle between Kesha and Dr. Luke continues to take new and surprising twists and turns.

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Who Is Dr. Luke, the Producer Kesha Is Accusing of Sexual Assault?

Learn More About Dr. Luke, the Producer Kesha Is Accusing of Sexual Assault

Originally posted 10/16/2014 11:30AM

If you hadn't heard of Dr. Luke before Kesha decided to sue him on Tuesday, you are not alone – but believe us, you've heard his work.

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Kesha Wants Dr. Luke 'Out of Her Life Once and for All'

Kesha Hopes Lawsuit Will Force Dr. Luke to 'Get Out of Her Life Once and for All'

Originally posted 10/15/2014 06:05PM

Kesha has filed a lawsuit against her longtime music producer Dr. Luke – claiming he has sexually, physically, verbally and emotionally abused her – and she has no plans to back down.

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Abby Lee Miller of Dance Moms Sued for Assault by Teen Student

Abby Lee Miller of Dance Moms Sued for Assault by Teen Student

Originally posted 10/10/2014 05:30PM

A teen dancer taught by Dance Moms' Abby Lee Miller has sued the notoriously aggressive instructor for assault, according to documents obtained by PEOPLE.

In a complaint filed Thursday in Los Angeles Superior Court, Paige Hyland, 13, alleges that Miller, who runs the Abby Lee Dance Co., "intentionally engaged in conduct that caused Plaintiff Paige Hyland to reasonably believe that she was about to be touched or harmed in an offensive manner."

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Charlie Sheen Sued For Sexual Battery After Visit to Dentist's Office Goes Wrong

Charlie Sheen Sued For Sexual Battery After Visit to Dentist's Office Goes Wrong

Originally posted 10/03/2014 08:45PM

Charlie Sheen has stepped into a legal mess after a visit to the dentist reportedly turned violent.

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Tracy Morgan Speaks Out: I Did Nothing Wrong

UpdatePosted 09/30/2014 05:00PM

Tracy Morgan Speaks Out: I Did Nothing Wrong

Originally posted 09/29/2014 10:30PM

On Monday, Walmart denied responsibility for a car crash involving one of its truck drivers and comedian Tracy Morgan, which left Morgan seriously injured and a fellow passenger dead.

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Antifreeze Poisoning Trial: Texas Doctor Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison

Antifreeze Poisoning Trial: Texas Doctor Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison

Originally posted 09/30/2014 02:10PM

Dr. Ana Maria Gonzalez-Angulo has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for poisoning her colleague and lover.

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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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