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6:00 AM ET, May 22, 2020


 Top News: 
Justice News:
California Couple in College Admissions Case Agrees to Plead Guilty  —  BOSTON - Lori Loughlin and Mossimo Giannulli have agreed to plead guilty to conspiracy charges in connection with securing the fraudulent admission of their two children to the University of Southern California as purported athletic recruits.
Eric Levenson / CNN:
Lori Loughlin and Mossimo Giannulli agree to plead guilty in college admissions scam  —  (CNN)Actress Lori Loughlin and her husband, fashion designer Mossimo Giannulli, have agreed to plead guilty to conspiracy charges in connection to their role in the college admissions scam …
Discussion: The Blemish and Gossip Cop
Erin Crabtree / Us Weekly:
Lori Loughlin's Daughters Olivia Jade and Bella Giannulli Are ‘Devastated’ Over Guilty Plea Decision … Another twist they were not prepared for.  Lori Loughlin and Mossimo Giannulli's daughters, Olivia Jade and Bella, are worried about their parents since they decided to enter a guilty plea in the college admissions case.
Discussion: Page Six
Matthew Ormseth / Los Angeles Times:   Lori Loughlin to plead guilty in college admissions scandal, faces 2 months in prison
Alexandra Macon / Vogue:
Actress Debby Ryan and Twenty One Pilots' Joshua Dun Planned Their Whirlwind Austin Wedding in Just 28 Days  —  Actress Debby Ryan and Twenty One Pilots' drummer Joshua Dun were engaged for a year before they planned their New Year's Eve wedding in just 28 days.
Jonathan Randles / Wall Street Journal:
Kendall Jenner Settles Lawsuit Over Fyre Festival  —  Model agrees to pay $90,000 to settle a bankruptcy lawsuit over Instagram post promoting the failed 2017 music festival  —  Model and social-media influencer Kendall Jenner has agreed to pay $90,000 to settle a lawsuit …
Nelly Miles / Georgia Bureau of Investigation:
Ahmaud Arbery Murder Investigation  —  On May 21, 2020, the GBI arrested William “Roddie” Bryan Jr., age 50, on charges of Felony Murder & Criminal Attempt to Commit False Imprisonment.  These charges stem from the February 23, 2020 incident that resulted in the death of Ahmaud Arbery.
Discussion:, Bossip and New York Post
Lesley Goldberg / Hollywood Reporter:
John Krasinski's ‘Some Good News’ Sells to ViacomCBS Following Massive Bidding War  —  The feel-good web series will have a multiplatform showcase across all of the conglomerate's brands, though the actor, writer, producer and director will no longer host it.  —  John Krasinski's Some Good News is on the move.
Emily / Dlisted:
Jennifer Lawrence And Amy Schumer Talk Quarantine Drinking Habits and Chicken Recipes  —  Amy Schumer has a new show on the Food Network called Amy Schumer Learns To Cook.  The premise is, you guessed it, Amy Schumer learns to cook, with the help of her chef husband, Chris Fischer.
Mike Fleming Jr / Deadline:
Esai Morales To Replace Nicholas Hoult In Villain Role For ‘Mission: Impossible 7’  —  EXCLUSIVE: When Mission: Impossible 7 starts production in late summer or early fall, I expect that you will see that Esai Morales has joined the cast.  In place of Nicholas Hoult, who was cast in a villain role earlier this year.
C.A. / Perez Hilton:
Drake Calls Kylie Jenner His ‘Side Piece’ In Unreleased Track!  —  UPDATE 12:17 P.M. PST: Kris Jenner certainly works harder than the devil because Drake just went public on the song calling out his romance to Kylie Jenner AKA his “side piece”!  —  The rapper took to his Instagram account on Thursday, writing:
Discussion: Page Six and Oh No They Didn't!
Johnni Macke / Us Weekly:
RHONY's Dorinda Medley Says It's Tough to Watch This Season: ‘I Just Feel Vulnerable’ … Looking back.  Dorinda Medley admitted that it hasn't been easy watching season 12 of The Real Housewives of New York City.  —  Biggest ‘Real Housewives’ Feuds Over the Years  —  “Yes.
Discussion: The Hollywood Gossip
Sheck Wes Arrested In New York On Weapons, Drugs Charges  —  RAPPER SHECK WES ARRESTED IN NY TRAFFIC STOP ... Cops Say They Found Gun, Weed  —  Sheck Wes is facing 2 felony charges after getting busted in NYC ... where cops say he was toting a gun and drugs around town in his fancy whip.
Discussion: Stereogum
Nick Romano /
Ryan O'Connell ‘levels up’ Special for season 2 — and with it, Hollywood  —  He once wrote for a game-changing show (Will & Grace).  Now Ryan O'Connell is changing the game on his own terms.  —  Writer-actor Ryan O'Connell can list all the “blood, sweat, and queers” that went …
Discussion: Queerty
Alexia Fernandez /
Brian Austin Green Says ‘Cheating’ Did Not Lead to His Split with Megan Fox  —  Brian Austin Green revealed on his podcast Monday he and Megan Fox had split after nearly 10 years of marriage  —  Brian Austin Green said his and Megan Fox's decision to separate had nothing to do with “cheating.”
Emily Longeretta / Us Weekly:
Machine Gun Kelly and Megan Fox Nearly Kiss in Sexy New Music Video
Discussion: POPSUGAR and Daily Star
Alexia Fernandez /
Zoë Kravitz Reveals Concerns About the Prospect of Resuming Filming on The Batman amid COVID-19  —  “I was probably touched more than any job [on The Batman], just because of the clothes and the combat and all of that,” Zoë Kravitz said  —  Zoë Kravitz is eager to return …
Discussion: Page Six
Variety:   Extras on $et: Inside Hollywood's Pricey Plans to Restart Production
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Meredith Nardino / Us Weekly:
What Meghan Markle and Prince Harry Gifted Each Other on Their 2nd Wedding Anniversary
Discussion: Daily Star and Cele|bitchy
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Mary-Kate Olsen's Ex Olivier Sarkozy ‘Would Have Loved to Have a Stay-at-Home Wife’: Source
Discussion: Cele|bitchy and Dlisted
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Tim Daniels / Bleacher Report:
Unnamed NFL Player Suing United Airlines over Alleged Sexual Harassment, Assault
Discussion: The Wrap and New York Post