Massachusetts Attorney General Martha Coakley, who would only confirm that the alleged victim was a nationally known entertainer, says McCauley transferred money from his client's account into his own without permission, at one point forging a $3 million check. (Source)
World Vision Australia chief Tim Costello said Hilton's spree would have been enough to feed a Third World village. "In World Vision terms, $5000 would ensure that a village of 2000 people in Africa or Asia would have clean water for the rest of their lives," Mr Costello said.
Open Family social worker Les Twentyman said Hilton's spree was disgraceful. "It is quite obscene spending money like that. Some people are homeless and thousands of people a week are losing their jobs and it is quite obscene in some ways," Mr Twentyman said. (Source)
The New York Police Department - which has heroically handled terrorist attacks, blackouts and riots without a whimper - is being cautious over the "mob scene" that could result when the Jonas Brothers perform in Times Square at Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve with Ryan Seacrest on Wednesday night.
According to a source, police officials fessed up to their concerns in a recent meeting with producers of the show. "So they're now planning on using extra [security] men for support," the source says. "It's going to be crazy because everyone will be in Times Square to watch them perform on the show." (Source)
According to one source, bidding for the baby photos began at $100,000. People won out in the end, but In Touch was the only other weekly to make serious bids, according to several sources involved in the process.
“The bidding started well before the baby was born, but once Levi’s mom was arrested — well, then you had a story,” says one editor. (Source)
"She doesn't really work. She is hardly ever in the office." Those who do work for von Furstenberg, however, are in the office daily and "can't get their work done because MTV tells them they can't move any thing at their work stations. They do so many reshoots that everything has to look exactly the same every day." (Source)
“It was like having my own little porn star. Amy was so dirty—she wanted sex all the time. We did it four or five times a day and she’d even wake me up for it. She was addicted to sex like she was to drugs.”
“At one party Amy wanted to prove she was used to cocaine. So she did a line that was 20 CENTIMETRES LONG to show she was a big user. “For such a small girl she had amazing drugs tolerance. It was scary what she could do.”
“Amy suffered from bulimia, which is why she looked so thin. She would have a massive McDonalds and then throw it all up in the bathroom. I found my toothbrush covered in sick, and asked her about it. (Source)
Wentz blogged earlier this month that "like every celeb couple, we were offered mounds and mounds of money by mags, from here to Guam, to pimp out the baby. We just don't want to go down that road with him.
"We are not placing judgment on those that do, as they often use the money in a very charitable way," he said. "However, we have made the decision to not sell Bronx's baby pictures right now." (Source)
Pete Wentz revealed that wife Ashlee Simpson's breast milk tastes "soury" and "weird" on SIRIUS' The Morning Mash Up! on Monday. The Fall Out Boy bassist, 29, may not be a fan, but Ashlee and Pete's newborn Bronx Mowgli is: "The baby loves it, it’s the only thing he’s had a chance to have." (Source)
Finally, in front of Deputy Commissioner, Donna Jones, Heidi proclaims, "I, Heidi, take thee Spencer to be my lawfully wedded husband for better or for worse for as long as we both shall live." After a tense few seconds, Spencer pauses, and tells Montag, "I feel like we're doing something sneaky and shady." As Montag begins to cry, she says, "Of course I want my mom here." Pratt responds, "I just want to give you the wedding of your dreams that you have been talking about for three years. I'll deal with it. It's worth it to be with you the rest of my life. We'll do it the way you want, I'm sorry, I love you so much." (Source)
Cops on scene tell TMZ Linda's white Mercedes was reaended by a red Camaro. The Camaro suffered the majority of the damage -- Linda's car only suffered "minor" damage. Her son-alike BF Charley Hill arrived on the scene shortly afterwards. (Source)
“We do exchange gifts,” explains Brad Pitt to Hello! magazine. “Although we don’t feel any pressure to make them big or expensive gifts. The rule is that everyone’s got to make something for someone else, you got to put time into it. Then, when they give to each other, it’s really sweet.” (Source)
The eccentric actor insists he has no plans to embrace the internet and relishes the opportunity to bash out letters and scripts on an old-fashioned word processor. Reeves, says, "I prefer a typewriter. I enjoy the sensation of sitting down and taking time to think about what I want to say." (Source)
In an interview with Ryan Seacrest that airs Monday, Pratt, 25, says, "We checked the confidentially box, so good luck [finding our marriage license] people!" (Source)
"He's very, very controlling of her," a close Anthony pal tells Us. "The skirts aren't as short. You don't see so much of that booty anymore." The new Us Weekly also reports that Anthony also picks out Lopez’s clothes and keeps tabs on her phone calls.
But Lopez -- who once claimed she "loved getting his opinions" -- has become less interested in his approval since the birth of their 10-month-old twins, Max and Emme. "She walks in from work, washes her hands and grabs the babies," a longtime friend tells Us. "With him, it's almost like, 'Ugh, they're crying again?'"
A Los Angeles Superior Court official said Tuesday that MTV was recently granted permission to shoot in a courtroom in Beverly Hills, but it was done after hours — and that's not one of their judges sitting on the bench in "The Hills" footage.
A check of marriage records last week did not reveal any filings by Pratt or Montag in Los Angeles County, although the couple could get married in any county in California as well as opt for a confidential license. Officials at two courthouses in neighboring Orange County said they have not received requests from MTV to film in their facilities.
"In my mind, it's as legal as the ring on my finger," Pratt told Us Weekly. (Source)
"I can definitely call Joe a best friend," she says. "On one of the first nights of filming Camp Rock, we sat there and spilled everything, and I talked about how I was bullied in school when I was younger. It was emotional, but it brought us close. I'm able to go to all of them with my problems." (Source)
10. I sleep upside-down suspended in a special bat - like harness.
9. During the filming of Days of Thunder, on a dare, I ate a tire.
8. I still wear those underpants from Risky Business.
7. My real name is Tom Blagojevich.
6. I once Heimliched a koala.
5. Once a month, I take the Universal tour naked.
4. I believe all emotional and psychological disorders can be cured with Vicks Vapo Rub.
3. I'm a power mad ego maniac who's completely insulated from reality - oh wait, that's Letterman.
2. After jumping on her couch, Oprah hammer-locked me until I coughed blood.
1. I keep a cell phone in my pants so I can tell friends to call my [expletive].
"We have an amazing sex life," the Fall Out Boy bassist, 29, said while promoting the band's new album, Folie a Deux. "We have such sexual chemistry," he went on. "If we had been on this show last year, we'd probably be doing it in the green room right now.
Currently, they don't have sex -- "the kid's [a few] weeks old," Wentz explained -- but "we do other fun stuff."
Wentz said it took some time to convince Simpson to hook up with him. (He joked that he had to "beat her over the head with a club and drag her back to my cave.") Once they did it, it was "the single best sexual encounter I have ever had," he said. "It was at the Soho Grand Hotel [in New York City], and I'm looking in the mirrors, [thinking], 'Oh my God, you are [sleeping with] the girl of your dreams, and you can watch yourself!'"
Wentz told Stern that Simpson also "loves giving me lap dances. She gives a mean lap dance." She wears thongs and "sexy clothes," he noted. He went on to say that Simpson's body is already hot three weeks after giving birth. Normally she wears a C-cup "but with breast milk, [she's] a D." (Source)
You know what? I was quoted saying I was a virgin, but I absolutely did not say that. That’s nobody’s business but my own. Somehow it turned into a bad thing! (Source)
Aniston "did not want to be single when her movie opened," one source said. "A friend of her agent was calling around asking for young men whom they could set her up with." But the attempt to find a replacement for Mayer was aborted when he and Aniston soon got back together. (Source)
The 90210 wild child was "totally wired — practically vibrating" when she hosted The Gemini Awards with Jason Priestley in her hometown of Toronto on Nov. 28, says an insider. "It's impossible to be that high-energy without some help."
She's partying so hard that "she's been showing up late for filming and is forgetting her lines," says a source. "People on set are complaining that she's more trouble than she's worth." (Source)
She says Sharon O. ran across the stage of the show, grabbed Megan by her hair and would not let go. She says Sharon (who is the host of the show) continued to pull at her hair and scratch her until security eventually separated the two. Megan went to the hospital Sunday afternoon and filed a report with the LAPD on Sunday night. (Source)
In an interview in October, Reid told PEOPLE she was a "social drinker" who enjoyed an occasional glass of wine with friends. Asked if she was ever tempted to fall back into old habits, the actress said: "No. I've done it. Trust me. I've done enough for a lifetime of everything. I've had a great time. I partied. I had fun. I ate and drank whatever. I dated a million guys, but I'm so happy with where I'm at right now. I don't need to do anything anymore."
A source tells celebrity blogger Perez Hilton, "Avril is hoping that new management can help her new album be more successful than the last." (Source)
"I would start with the breasts," the new dad (son Bronx Mowgli was born three weeks ago) tells E!'s Daily 10.
"Ashlee is the kind of person that understands me in a way that other human beings don't understand each other," he says. "I would say that we fit together kind of like Lego pieces, and that's how we're able to communicate." (Source)
"I was just kind of joking and trying to be funny," added Perry, who was nominated for a Grammy last week. "I didn't mean anything by it. Comedians are not necessarily to be taken super seriously." (Source)
"The funny thing is that people don't realize we all go away to the Hamptons on the weekends," she snipes. "No. But can you imagine? That'd be hysterical: I've got Zahara on my hip, and Knox...." (Source)
Recent reports that Knight has not been attending table-reads for upcoming episodes or that he had walked off the set and cleaned out his dressing room are inaccurate, a rep for Knight tells PEOPLE: “He has been there every day. He was at a table read yesterday. He hasn’t said goodbye to anyone.” The rep had no further comment on his possible exit. (Source)
He tells British magazine Closer, "When I first started I was quite tall and looked like a girl, so I got lots of jobs, because it was during that period where the androgynous look was cool. Then, I guess, I became too much of a guy, so I never got any more jobs. I had the most unsuccessful modeling career." (Source)
"They all had to be drug tested and, if they didn't pass, they were fired," the insider says.
"I don't think it's a common practice, but each artist is different," Baker tells E! News, referring to the drug-testing issue. "Everyone is just trying to safeguard against any foreseeable problems." (Source)
This surprises us not necessarily because Lohan's a celebrity with no design experience but because it's difficult to imagine where demand for her product lies. The most popular style is the Mr. President, which boasts quilted leather knee pads and costs $132. (Source)
“Yes,” she says, when asked the nudity question by Britains's Sunday Times. “For Bernardo Bertolucci. It... depends. I’m not getting my kit off any time soon, but it is part of my job.” (Source)
Switching gears to talk about Romo, whom she never mentioned by name, Simpson said: "You know, I've got a cowboy, only my cowboy is a little bit different. I wrote this song for my cowboy - it's called 'Come On Over.' I can't help it. I want him all the time." (Source)
"Our house is in foreclosure, our water has been shut off twice. Currently, all of our other utilities are overdue," the actress says in papers filed Nov. 19 in an Orange County, Calif., court, describing the 16-month union as "rocky."
Herpin, a driver and transportation coordinator in the film industry, stopped working after they got married, Sweetin alleges. "[He] kept finding one excuse after another for his failure to even attempt to find employment," she says. (Source)
"She never thought Paris was ever really into" Benji, the twin brother of her baby daddy, Joel. And she may be right! Four days after dumping the Good Charlotte rocker, the hotel heiress was seen sneaking into L.A.'s Koi restaurant for a quiet dinner with her Greek shipping heir ex-boyfriend, Stavros Niarchos!
"She was trying to fly below the radar and left alone about 30 minutes later," says another source. Meanwhile, Nicole is telling Benji that he "deserves better." (Source)
On her own experiences kissing a girl:
“[I’ve done it] many times, in several different situations. I was living with my best friend for a while, and we were drunk and we made out. I love a beautiful woman, I’m not afraid to say it.”
On her fashion sense:
“I’m definitely going to be on the worst-dressed lists, but I just want to have fun. I don’t take my life too seriously.”
On her bold attitude and lyrics that have garnered controversy:
“As much as I am cheeky and full of opinions, essentially I know what I’m doing. I don’t censor myself, but I do think about everything. And I feel I’ve got a good head on my shoulders.”
Pharmaceutical Billionaire Stewart Rahr was surprised in his office with a visit today by Regis and Joy Philbin. Regis took a tour of Stewart’s factory and loaded up on shaving cream, cosmetics, and cologne, but Rahr refused payment. When he returned to his office he found that Regis had hid $400 under his keyboard .thanks Reg!
"I really take it as a slap in the face, and really have trouble thinking of a better way to 'serve the community,'" Rock (real name: Robert J. Ritchie) writes on his Web site.
"Apparently he thinks it's more important that I do something else rather than sing, shake hands, take pictures and spend time with the men and women who put themselves in harm's way to protect the very freedom he and all of us live by," he adds. (Source)
"He's manipulative and seems to have power over Heidi. I would like to see a blood test from Mexico. It wouldn’t surprise me if he had her drugged."
"Spencer has tried to cut everyone out of her life," Egelhoff tells Us. "I've been honest with Heidi, and it's caused our relationship to decline. I'm more devastated about that than the marriage, because I'm confident the marriage won't work out." (Source)
“I’ve been contemplating taking a college course in religion,” she tells the magazine. “I love religion. I remember whenever the book The Da Vinci Code came out, the Discovery Channel did this three-night piece on it that I TiVoed and then watched eight times.” (Source)
I met her at a club in Hollywood, Joseph's. Our eyes met and that was it. We just hit it off right away. I learned real fast how much of a whirlwind the press and everything was.
My first question to [my lawyer] was, "Am I ever going to be able to see my children?" I told him that I would spend every last dime that I had to make sure that my children are okay. That's all that mattered.
That's the mother of my children. Just because I'm not in love with her doesn't mean that I don't love her. I'm definitely rooting for her. There's nothing more that I want than for her to be in the best health and doing what she loves to do. (Source)
Despite a recent National Enquirer report stating otherwise, Mary-Kate Olsen is not expecting her first child. "Mary-Kate is absolutely not pregnant," her rep told Usmagazine.com on Tuesday.
According to the paper, rumors sparked that 22-year-old Full House alum was pregnant when her weight shot up to 102 pounds. (Source)
"That's my goal," the actor, 44, told Extra. at the Monday screening of The Curious Case of Benjamin Button in New Orleans. "I don't think 'staches are respected enough."
Added Pitt: "It's political. It's a political statement." (Source)
The LP reached number six on the U.S. Billboard chart, but sold only 180,000 copies in America. She subsequently parted ways with Warner Bros. Hilton has finished recording a second album, but currently has no record deal in place to release the follow-up.
She says, "I'm figuring it out right now. I'm not sure which label I'm doing it with. I wrote all the songs, it's very dance, like Kylie Minogue." (Source)
During The Hills live post-show interview at 10:30 EST, Spencer called in to answer why they took the plunge. "Hello. What led to it? The fact that I have been trying this for two and a half years now. It came out of nowhere, it was my shot," he said. "We thought, 'let's do it'. We were chillin' on the beach with Patron margaritas on the rocks talking about how much we love one another, there was a chapel in the neighborhood, we thought, 'let's do it!'" (Source)