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  • Protest Erupts in North Dakota Town over Plans for White Enclave

    Protest Erupts in North Dakota Town over Plans for White Enclave

    (LEITH, N.D.) — Leith, N.D., was in an uproar over the appearance Sunday of white supremacists and hundreds of people who traveled to the small town to protest the racist group. It all started when the National Socialist Movement held a town hall meeting in support of Craig Cobb, who has bought nine plots to develop a white enclave in the rural farming community with a population of just 28. By mid-day, the white supremacists and their antagonists were getting into some pretty heated confrontations although there was no physical violence because of a heavy presence of law enforcement officers… Read more

  • Paul McCartney Drops by "Jimmy Kimmel Live!"

    Paul McCartney Drops by "Jimmy Kimmel Live!"

    Paul McCartney made his first-ever appearance on ABC’s Jimmy Kimmel Live! Monday night. He chatted with Jimmy Kimmel inside the late-night host’s studio, then performed a free concert on Hollywood Boulevard. Much of the interview centered around Sir Paul’s days with The Beatles. He recalled the origin of “I Saw Her Standing There,” which he said was the first song he and John Lennon wrote together. Paul said in their younger days, he and George Harrison would go to dances and be too reluctant to ask a girl to dance with them. He said that after the call for the… Read more

  • John Lennon’s 1980 Trip to Bermuda to Be Chronicled in New App Benefiting WhyHunger Charity

    John Lennon’s 1980 Trip to Bermuda to Be Chronicled in New App Benefiting WhyHunger Charity

    A new app focusing on the creatively fruitful trip John Lennon took to Bermuda in 1980 will be released later this fall.  John Lennon: The Bermuda Tapes will go on sale November 5 exclusively via the iTunes App Store, and will be playable on iPad and iPhone devices. The program celebrates the time the late Beatles legend spent on the island, where he collaborated long distance with wife Yoko Ono in New York City on many songs that appeared on his final two albums, Double Fantasy and Milk and Honey.  The app will include intimate demos of such Lennon songs… Read more

  • Michael Jackson Wrongful Death Trial Nears End

    Michael Jackson Wrongful Death Trial Nears End

    After 83 days of testimony, closing arguments are scheduled to begin Tuesday in the Michael Jackson wrongful death trial in Los Angeles. Michael’s mother, Katherine Jackson, is suing AEG Live, the concert promoter behind his aborted This Is It tour, for 40 billion dollars.  She claims AEG contributed to her son’s June 2009 death by hiring Dr. Conrad Murray, who was convicted of involuntary manslaughter in Michael’s death for giving the singer an overdose of the powerful anesthetic propofol. The judge gave instructions to the jury on Monday. Legal experts say the Jackson side, which has the burden of proof,… Read more

  • Jon Gosselin Uses Gun to Chase Away Photographer

    Jon Gosselin Uses Gun to Chase Away Photographer

    (NEW YORK) — Jon Gosselin has a gun, and he’s not afraid to use it to chase away a paparazzo. When a photographer showed up to Gosselin’s Pennsylvania home on Friday, the reality star-turned-waiter responded by shooting a gun into the air, according to TMZ. The photographer followed Gosselin from the Beckersville restaurant where he currently works to his cabin. Her path included dirt roads that she apparently did not realize were located on his property. TMZ states that when the unnamed photographer began taking pictures, Gosselin approached her, then pulled out a gun from his pants, yelled at her,… Read more

  • Scarlett Johansson Plays a Jersey Girl in "Don Jon"

    Scarlett Johansson Plays a Jersey Girl in "Don Jon"

    (NEW YORK) — Scarlett Johansson plays leather jacket-wearing, gum-smacking Barbara in Don Jon, a twist on the typical romantic comedy. On Monday’s Live with Kelly and Michael, the 28-year-old actress dished more on the film. “It’s a film that’s about a…Don Juan type kind of character, which is played by Joseph Gordon-Levitt, who is adorable and lovely by the way,” Johansson explained. “He directed it and wrote it and it takes place in New Jersey of course. And…well he’s addicted to pornography, actually,” Johansson said, then quickly clarified, “Not Joseph — the character.” “[Gordon-Levitt's character is] set in his ways,”… Read more

  • Andy Samberg Marries Fiancée

    Andy Samberg Marries Fiancée

    (BIG SUR, Calif.) — Andy Samberg is now a married man. The Saturday Night Live alum, 35, and his girlfriend of five years, Joanna Newsom, 31, are married, a rep for the actor confirms to ABC News. The couple reportedly married Saturday in Big Sur, California. Since they reportedly met through friends, Samberg, who now stars in the new Fox sitcom Brooklyn Nine-Nine, and Newsom, a professional musician, have been decidedly low-key about their romance. They were engaged in February. Copyright 2013 ABC News Radio

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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