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8:30 AM ET, April 5, 2007

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Star:
STAR EXCLUSIVE!  K-Fed's Younger Brother in Jail for Boozing!  —  In June 2005, Britney Spears and then-hubby Kevin Federline attended the high school graduation of his younger brother, Cameron Federline, in Cameron's hometown of Pendleton, Oregon.  Now fresh out of rehab …
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Associated Press:
One Doctor Prescribed All 11 Prescriptions In Anna Nicole's Hotel Room  —  One doctor authorized all 11 prescription medications found in Anna Nicole Smith's hotel room the day the Playboy Playmate died of a drug overdose, according to documents released by the medical examiner's office Wednesday.
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Roger Friedman / Fox News:
JENNIFER LOPEZ: MUSIC, ACTING CAREERS IN JEOPARDY  —  Jennifer Lopez: Music, Acting Careers in Jeopardy  —  The massive attempts to save Jennifer Lopez's singing career — and even her acting pursuits — aren't going too well.  —  This week, Lopez's first Spanish album, "Como Ama Una Mujer …
People.com:
Judge Approves Whitney Houston & Bobby Brown's Divorce  —  The divorce of Whitney Houston and Bobby Brown has been approved by a judge in Orange County, Calif., and will become final on April 24, PEOPLE has learned.  —  In addition, Judge Franz E. Miller awarded custody of the couple's 14-year-old daughter …
Discussion: Seriously? OMG! and Sandra Rose
Jocelyn / In Case You Didn't Know:
Hayden Panettiere and Heroes co-star Milo Ventimiglia at L'Scorpion bar in Hollywood, April 3  — Hayden Panettiere at the Crispin and Basilio Fall 2007 show, 3/22
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New York Post:
DENIED PIX, TABS SAVAGE JOLIE  —  IF Angelina Jolie adopts a fifth child from Chad as expected, maybe she should let some other publication besides People run exclusive photos of the child.  —  Sources say Us Weekly, Star and other celebrity weeklies are so fed up with getting scooped by People …
People.com:
Hilary Duff & Lindsay Lohan: Mean Girls No More  —  The cold war between Lindsay Lohan and Hilary Duff is finally over.  —  The two stars, who had a conflict dating back to 2002 when they simultaneously dated Aaron Carter, have been spotted hanging out lately.
Discussion: Wizbang Pop! and The Dirty Disher
Natalie Finn / E! Online:
Lachey, DiScala Called Out for Foul Ball  —  RECOMMENDED (0)  —  A team foul has been called on Nick Lachey, A.J. DiScala and a handful of other big names.  —  The ex-hubbies of Jessica Simpson and Jamie-Lynn Sigler have been named as defendants in a million-dollar breach-of-contract lawsuit filed …
Discussion: POPSUGAR
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A Socialite's Life:   Nick Lachey Getting Sued For Some Kind Of Basketball Franchise Thingy
People.com:
Jessica Simpson & John Mayer Heat Up Down Under  —  With Jessica Simpson joining her beau John Mayer for his Continuum tour in Australia, their fans Down Under are getting an eyeful of the couple.  —  "They were really in their own little world," says 20-year-old Kendall Semmler …
Discussion: celebwarship.com/wp
Access Hollywood:
Tony Bennett Pulls Out Of 'Idol' Appearance  —  The show won't be going on for Tony Bennett on tonight's "American Idol."  —  The legendary crooner, who turned eighty a few months ago, is not well enough to put his golden pipes on the air.  —  According to a spokesperson for the star, he has a cold.
Discussion: Dlisted and Best Week Ever
Stephen M. Silverman / People.com:
Tobey Maguire Talks About His Rocky Childhood  —  Before swinging into the public consciousness as Spider-Man, Tobey Maguire had a tough time getting his footing in life.  —  Only 3 when his parents - who were 18 and 20 when he was born - split, the actor, 31, tells Parade magazine …
Jeannette Walls / MSNBC:
Has Britney found yet another rehab romance?  —  Plus: Is Hilary Duff dating Paris Hilton's ex-boyfriend?  —  Looks like Britney Spears has already rebounded.  —  The detoxed "Toxic" star is dating musician Howie Day, according to the new issue of Life & Style.
Discussion: TMZ.com and Celebrity Mound
USA Today:
For 'Lookout' star Fisher, it's a Luvlee life  —  You know her as the sex-crazed "stage five clinger" in the 2005 smash Wedding Crashers.  But in The Lookout, Isla Fisher, 31, shows her serious side as a former stripper who seduces a brain-damaged man.  —  Fisher, who's engaged …
Discussion: POPSUGAR
RADAR:
HEIDI'S MOM SPILLS ABOUT THE HILLS  —  Will Heidi Montag stay with Malibu's Least Wanted Spencer Pratt?  Will Heidi and Lauren Conrad cease being friends?  And is Heidi really becoming a pop star?  —  For answers, Radar called Darlene Egelhoff, a real-estate broker in Crested Butte, Colorado—and Heidi's moms.
Discussion: The Evil Beet and Us Weekly
PerezHilton.com:
The Hills Sex Tape Scandal!  —  Filed Under: Exclusives!  > Lauren Conrad  —  Some people never learn!  —  Note to any impressionable young readers: do not let your boyfriend persuade you into f**king on camera.  Even if you are just a sorority girl and bangin' the captain of the football team …
Discussion: The Bosh and THE RAD REPORT
Jeannette Walls / MSNBC:
Britney says K-Fed her 'biggest mistake'  —  Plus: He'll get big bucks, plus kids four out of seven days  —  Britney Spears and Kevin Federline have hammered out the details of their split, and it's reportedly going to cost the "Toxic" singer $13 million.  What's more, Star magazine …
Michael K / Dlisted:
Queen Sanjaya Will Reign!  —  American Idol sucks plain and simple.  I have a love/hate relationship with it.  I hate myself when I'm watching it, but I can't NOT watch it.  I think I've been hypnotized by Melinda DoLOTS' no neck.  —  Anyway, last week I guessed the bottom 3 right, but effed up on who was actually going home.
TMZ.com:
"Project Runway" Hits Turbulence  —  TMZ has learned that L.A. casting for the new season of "Project Runway" was a fashion disaster!  —  Sources tell TMZ that auditions held this weekend at the downtown Standard Hotel had a record low turnout.  We're told that since lines were not very long …
TMZ.com:
"Christmas Story" Director Killed in L.A. Car Crash  —  Bob Clark, director of "A Christmas Story" and a producer of the "Porky's" films, was killed today on California's famed Pacific Coast Highway when his car was hit head-on by an SUV driven by a man who was later arrested for being under the influence of alcohol.
Discussion: TV Squad
 
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