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Who You Gonna Call? Dancing with the Stars Stages Massive Ghostbusters Tribute – and Sends Another Contestant Home

Originally posted 10/26/2015 10:40PM

Things got spooky on Monday's Halloween-themed episode of Dancing with the Stars.

The episode saw another contestant hit the road and also had the cast split off for team dances, with Nick Carter serving as captain for Team Nightmare and Bindi Irwin leading Team Who You Gonna Call?

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Dancing with the Stars' Louis Van Amstel: Paula Deen Is 'Relieved' to Be Eliminated

Originally posted 10/20/2015 09:55AM

Paula Deen may have been eliminated from Dancing with the Stars on Monday, but she's not that broken up about it.

"She's not bitter at all. She's ready to go home," her dance partner Louis Van Amstel told PEOPLE after the show. "She is relieved. I think we squeezed out as much as we could."

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Carlos PenaVega Strips Down for Magic Mike Routine as Another Dancing with the Stars Couple Is Sent Home

Originally posted 10/19/2015 10:55PM

Another star was sent home on Monday's Dancing with the Stars, which also saw three dazzling performances earn perfect scores.

Read on to find out who didn't make it through the episode.

Warning: Spoilers ahead for Monday's episode of DWTS.

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Dancing with the Stars: Find Out Who Stunned with Straights 10s – and See Tom Bergeron's Touching Tribute to His Late Father

Originally posted 10/12/2015 10:55PM

Dancing with the Stars really switched things up Monday night, but that didn't stop some of them from soaring to new heights.

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Dancing with the Stars Switch-Up Week Curse: Who Has the Most to Lose?

Originally posted 10/12/2015 02:00PM

It's time to switch things up on Dancing with the Stars.

The stars will be swapping pros on Monday's episode, which in the past has been among the most popular (and most controversial) weeks of competition. Some fans question whether it's fair to rip away contestants from their pros – particularly struggling stars who may finally be getting a groove going with a particular partner. (Check out the full rundown of who's partnered with whom here.)

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Why Paula Deen Is 'Scared' to Dance with Mark Ballas on Dancing with the Stars

Originally posted 10/11/2015 09:45AM

Paula Deen is paired up with Mark Ballas this week on Dancing with the Stars – and she's a bit worried about that fact.

"Oh, Mark. Oh no," the celebrity chef tells the dance pro in a preview clip exclusive to PEOPLE. "You're not going to be able to take me ... you're so edgy."

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The Dancing with the Stars Switch-Up Week Couples Revealed!

Originally posted 10/07/2015 09:00AM

Switch-Up Week on Dancing with the Stars is always a time of mixed emotions for the contestants.

"I'm excited and terrified," Vine star Hayes Grier tells PEOPLE of the prospect of being paired with someone other than pro dancer Emma Slater, whom he has been working with since before the season 21 premiere last month.

But Switch-Up Week is here whether Grier likes it or not, and PEOPLE can exclusively reveal who is paired with whom:

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Dancing with the Stars: Two Boy Banders Rise from Their 'Rock Bottom' Moments and One Contestant Is Eliminated

Originally posted 10/05/2015 11:10PM

Dancing with the Stars has bid farewell to yet another couple.

The departure came at the end of the season's most emotional episode yet, with the stars performing dances to represent pivotal moments in their lives.

"This is Crying with the Stars tonight – it's really emotional," said Andy Grammer, who dedicated his performance to his late mother, with whom he had only three days after he learned she'd been diagnosed with breast cancer.


Warning: Spoilers ahead for Monday's episode of DWTS.

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Bindi Irwin Vows to Overcome Injury – Plus Dancing with the Stars Eliminates Another Couple

Originally posted 09/28/2015 10:25PM

Dancing with the Stars has said goodbye to another couple, but because of unusual circumstances, it wasn't the lowest-ranking pair of the night.

Warning: Spoilers ahead for Monday's episode of DWTS.

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Paula Deen Reacts to Being Called 'Sexy' on Dancing with the Stars

Originally posted 09/23/2015 10:45AM

Paula Deen may not have gotten the highest scores on Dancing with the Stars Tuesday night, but she received one of the night's highest compliments.

"Paula, you are sexy. I'm kind of blown away," judge Carrie Ann Inaba told the celebrity chef after her tango with partner Louis Van Amstel. "I'm really impressed with your sex appeal."

Deen, 68, is honored by Inaba's comment.

"How about it, baby," she tells PEOPLE. "That's encouraging for every woman out there my age – that someone can look at us and think of us in that way. That's great."

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