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11:55 AM ET, January 20, 2013

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ESPN:
Manti Te'o denies being part of hoax  —  Manti Te'o denied being part of a hoax involving a relationship with a person online whom he considered his girlfriend, during an interview with ESPN's Jeremy Schaap on Friday night, but did say he “tailored” his stories so people would think he “met her before she passed away.”
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ESPN:
Manti Te'o interview highlights  —  The following is an edited transcript of Jeremy Schaap's interview with Manti Te'o.  —  JEREMY SCHAAP: What was your reaction when you saw the story came out on Wednesday?  —  MANTI TE'O: Avoid every piece of technology, don't listen to anything …
TMZ.com:
Manti Te'o Speaks — I Knew It Was Crazy, But I'm Innocent  —  MANTI TE'O SPEAKS  —  I Knew It Was Crazy ... But  —  I'M INNOCENT  —  BREAKING NEWS  —  Manti Te'o has broken his silence ... admitting he knew having a relationship with a “girlfriend” solely online was “crazy,” …
Discussion: Bossip
Patrick Gomez / People.com:
Daniel Radcliffe Seen Kissing Costar Erin Darke in Sundance  —  On screen, Daniel Radcliffe's playing adult roles now.  But offscreen, he's still a young wizard, conjuring up some magic with his Kill Your Darlings costar Erin Darke - with the two seen sharing a kiss and a cuddle at the Sundance Film Festival Friday.
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Marc Malkin / E! Online:
NEWS/Daniel Radcliffe Talks Steamy Gay Sex Scene in Sundance Movie: “It Was Something New”  —  Daniel Radcliffe proves once again that he's put Harry Potter way behind him.  —  In his new indie drama, Kill Your Darlings, he plays the late gay Beat poet Allen Ginsberg in 1944 when a murder brings …
Zach Johnson / Us Weekly:
Justin Bieber Pulls Down Pants, Moons the Camera  —  Justin Bieber is full of surprises.  On the heels of his recent breakup with Selena Gomez and a headline-making marijuana controversy, the 18-year-old singer showed off his bare butt in an Instagram picture Saturday, Jan. 19.
Discussion: Backseat Cuddler
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TMZ.com:
Justin Bieber — Victorious in $9 Million Deafening Scream Lawsuit  —  Victorious in $9 Million  —  Deafening Scream Lawsuit  —  EXCLUSIVE  —  Hear ye, hear ye ... Justin Bieber just scored a massive victory in his $9 million legal battle over a woman's busted ear drums, TMZ has learned.
Discussion: Gossip Cop and PerezHilton
TMZ.com:
Lindsay Lohan — Take Your Plea Deal — AND SHOVE IT!  —  Take Your Plea Deal ...  AND SHOVE IT  —  EXCLUSIVE  —  Lindsay Lohan doesn't care that the prosecutor in her car crash case is willing to let her skate without spending a day in jail ... because she won't plea bargain a case in which she says she's innocent.
Discussion: The Hollywood Gossip
TMZ.com:
Octomom — Oops, I'm Stripping Again ... Last Time I Swear  —  Oops, I'm Stripping Again ...  (Last Time, I Swear)  —  EXCLUSIVE  —  Octomom's 2013 is shaping up a lot like 2012 ... weeks after signing up for welfare (again), the mother of 14 has inked a deal to shake her naked ta-tas (again) — but swears this is the last time.
Discussion: Bossip
Jade Watkins / Daily Mail:
Back for a nightcap!  Rihanna continues her green streak as she heads back to Chris Brown's house after a night of clubbing together  —  They had partied together at the Emerson nightclub in Hollywood following a night in the studio making music together.  —  And after leaving the venue separately …
Discussion: Hollywood Rag
Michael Ausiello / TVLine:
Modern Family Exclusive: Criminal Minds Vet Paget Brewster to Play [Spoiler]'s New Girlfriend  —  When Benjamin Bratt returns to Modern Family later this season as Manny's biological father, he won't be alone.  —  Ex-Criminal Minds leading lady Paget Brewster has been cast as Javier's new girlfriend, TVLine has learned exclusively.
Discussion: TV Fanatic
 
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Us Weekly:
LeAnn Rimes Jokes: I Have Sex With Eddie Cibrian “Whenever He Wants It”
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