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2:45 AM ET, December 6, 2008


 Top News: 
O.J. Simpson gets at least 15 years in prison  —  LAS VEGAS, Nevada (CNN) — A Las Vegas judge sentenced fallen gridiron great O.J. Simpson to at least 15 years in prison for leading an armed hotel room confrontation over sports memorabilia in 2007.  —  Simpson could become eligible for parole in about six years.
Associated Press:
O.J. gets at least 9 years for armed hotel robbery
Discussion: Digital Spy
Alissa R / Us Weekly:
O.J. Simpson Gets at Least 15 Years in Prison
Discussion: Mollygood and I'm Not Obsessed
Eli Stone's Jonny Lee Miller Is a New Dad  —  Jonny Lee Miller of TV's Eli Stone and his wife, actress Michele Hicks, have welcomed a son, his rep confirms exclusively to PEOPLE.  —  Buster Timothy Miller was born Wednesday in Los Angeles, weighing in at 9 lbs.
Alissa R / Us Weekly:
Angelina Jolie Surpasses Reese Witherspoon as Highest-Paid Actress  —  Angelina Jolie has topped the Hollywood Reporter's list of the highest-paid actresses.  —  Jolie, whose 2008 movies earned nearly $1 billion worldwide, commands more than $15 million a movie, followed by Julia Roberts and last year's top earner, Reese Witherspoon.
Hollywood Reporter:
Oprah Winfrey tops THR's Power 100 List  —  Oprah Winfrey, chairman of Harpo, has been named the most powerful woman in entertainment on The Hollywood Reporter's 17th annual Women in Entertainment: Power 100 special issue.  —  Published under separate cover today, the Power 100 List honors …
Janet Murphy /   Katherine Heigl Debuts on Highest-Paid Actresses List
Oprah named entertainment's most powerful woman
Discussion: Perez Hilton
MTV Reality Star Killed in Car Wreck  —  TMZ has learned Kandice Hutchinson, one of the contestants kicked off the upcoming MTV dating show “A Double Shot at Love,” died in a car accident a short while after taping her last appearance for the show.  —  We're told the producers of the show …
Ann Clark /
Johnny Depp Is Inspired by His Kids, Mortified by Celebrity  —  Elusive actor Johnny Depp is finally opening up about one thing - his love for his family.  —  “I could sit there all day and do nothing but watch them grow,” he says in the January issue of Britain's Psychologies magazine.
Shania Twain Arrives in New York with Surprising Companion  —  Shania Twain and Thiébaud at JFK on Dec. 4, 2008  —  Three weeks after getting a standing ovation for her surprise appearance at the CMA Awards, Shania Twain turned up in Manhattan Thursday with a number of friends from Switzerland …
New York Post:
JUST TOO SPOOKY  —  THE rental listing of the SoHo apartment where Heath Ledger accidentally overdosed has been pulled without a taker willing to cough up $26,000 per month.  The Post's Braden Keil reports the three-bedroom loft at 419 Broome St., which was officially relisted in late July …
Alissa R / Us Weekly:
Actress Isla Fisher: Women Are Subject to “Body Fascism” When Pregnant  —  Isla Fisher says she was stunned someone had said she packed on too many pounds when she was expecting.  —  “When I was pregnant, I remember someone wrote on a blog that I had gained too much weight,” …
Discussion: Cele|bitchy
Michael K / Dlisted:
Tearjerker: Dog Saves Dog!  —  Warning: this video will make your cinder heart cry a million tears and then spontaneously grow a patch of wild daisies for these precious dogs to run through.  —  In the video, one pooch is running along the highway and gets hit by a car.
Discussion: Jezebel
Michael Schneider / Variety:
‘Gossip Girl’ spinoff in development  —  CW seeks tentpole project for next season  —  The CW may utilize an episode of “Gossip Girl” later this year to test the spinoff waters.  —  According to netlet insiders, one of the hit teen skein's segs later this season may double as a backdoor pilot for a “Gossip Girl” spinoff.
Ulrica Wihlborg /
Felicity's Amy Jo Johnson Welcomes a Baby Girl  —  Amy Jo Johnson, who played Kerri Russell's best friend Julie Emrich on the series Felicity, has welcomed her first child, a daughter, a rep confirms to PEOPLE exclusively.  —  Francesca Christine was born at 9:09 pm on December 1st, weighing 7 lbs., 1 oz.
Hollie McKay / Fox News:
Is Bra-Free Jennifer Aniston Calendar Legal?  —  NEW YORK — Jennifer Aniston recently bared her soul to “Vogue” magazine, but now pics of the former “Friends” sensation baring her bod could be illegally making their way onto millions of men's computers as a 2009 Desktop Calendar.
Discussion: POPSUGAR and The Blemish
Phil / Egotastic!:
More Jessica Alba Campari Hotness  —  You've seen the sexy Jessica Alba swimsuit calendar for Campari, and now here are the “behind the scenes,” “making of” photos.  I use the quotes because most of these photos are just as staged as the actual calendar.  Which is fine.
Stuart Pink / The Sun:
Amy takes a break from hospital  —  The troubled singer left the private clinic where she currently resides and headed to an East London recording studio.  —  She was later pictured arriving at a pal's house before returning to hospital in the early hours.
Michael K / Dlisted:
Just Friends  —  Many gossip whores are convinced that Vadge and A-Rod are licking each other's taints and dick slapping one another, but they've never confirmed.  There's been rumors that they are buying a house together and planning all sorts of gross things.  Well, A-Rod says people are lie-telling.
Discussion: MTV Buzzworthy Blog
Mark Dagostino /
A-Rod: Madonna and I Are 'Friends - That's It'
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Jess Cartner-Morley / Guardian:
Beckham a design hit with shoppers
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Dan Rosen / Stars:
Avery handed six-game suspension by NHL
Discussion: Us Weekly and Perez Hilton
Courtney Hazlett / MSNBC:
Scoop: Sarah Palin snubs Oprah
Discussion: iVillage
Caroline Graham / Daily Mail:
Hold the front pages: Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes get Forties makeover …
Marisa Miller's Got Long Luscious Legs
 Earlier Picks: 
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Michael K / Dlisted:
Jennifer Hudson Calls Grammy Noms ‘Truly a Blessing’
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Mandi Illuzzi / Us Weekly:
Find out Barbara Walters' Most Fascinating Person of 2008
Discussion: CitizenSugar

From Mediagazer:

Andre Rhoden-Paul / BBC:
Ofcom launches an investigation into the Dan Wootton Tonight show on GB News after Laurence Fox insulted journalist Ava Evans, sparking 7,300 complaints

Mark Kleinman / Sky News:
Sources: Axel Springer had notified Goldman Sachs of its desire to participate in a forthcoming auction for the Daily and Sunday Telegraph newspapers

Wall Street Journal:
The WGA's pact with studios and streamers represents a formal end to “peak TV”, a decade that saw an explosion of programming for viewers and jobs in Hollywood

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