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Inside Former American Idol Host Brian Dunkleman's Contentious Custody Battle: 'Brian Has Emotionally and Physically Abused Me and Our Son,' Says Wife

Inside Former American Idol Host Brian Dunkleman's Contentious Custody Battle: 'Brian Has Emotionally and Physically Abused Me and Our Son,' Says Wife

Originally posted 05/17/2016 07:00PM

Former American Idol host Brian Dunkleman and estranged wife Kalea are both making serious claims of abuse while they enter a legal battle over the custody of their 3-year-old son Jackson.

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American Idol Alum Rickey Smith Killed in Car Crash; Remembered as 'Heart of Our Season' by Ruben Studdard

Rickey Smith Dead: American Idol Alum Killed by Alleged Drunk Driver in Early Morning Crash

Originally posted 05/06/2016 01:35PM

American Idol finalist Rickey Smith has died in an Oklahoma car crash. He was 36.

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10 Times Jennifer Lopez Was Basically Naked on American Idol

10 Times Jennifer Lopez Was Basically Naked on American Idol

Originally posted 04/10/2016 10:30AM

See her sexiest looks from every season

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Ryan Seacrest Says He 'Didn't Want to Say Goodbye' Following Cryptic American Idol Sign-Off

Originally posted 04/09/2016 09:30AM

Sorry, American Idol fans: Host Ryan Seacrest has not yet explained his what-did-he-just-say sign-off during the Thursday series finale, leaving his last two words still hanging in the minds of a lot of viewers.

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