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Sara Nathan / Page Six:
Prince Harry, Meghan Markle won't join frail Queen Elizabeth for Christmas  —  Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have no plans to jet back to the UK for the holidays — despite the fact that it will be Queen Elizabeth II's first Christmas without her husband, Prince Phillip, who died in April.
Discussion: E! Online and Daily Star
Stephanie Petit / People.com:
Meghan Markle Says Baby Lili Is Teething — and ‘Auntie Ellen’ DeGeneres Suggests Tequila to Help!  —  “That's Auntie Ellen for you,” Meghan joked about the talk show host, who is her neighbor in Montecito  —  Meghan Markle is sharing daughter Lilibet Diana's latest milestone!
Discussion: Just Jared and POPSUGAR
Stephanie Petit / People.com:
Meghan Markle Sits Down with Ellen DeGeneres in Surprise Interview!  —  The Duchess of Sussex shared an unexpected story about her life as an actress with Ellen DeGeneres, her friend (and now neighbor!) of several years  —  Surprise!  Meghan Markle is making her debut on The Ellen DeGeneres Show.
FOX13 News Memphis:
Rapper Young Dolph shot and killed in Memphis, law enforcement sources confirm  —  MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Three independent law enforcement sources confirmed to FOX13 that rapper Young Dolph was shot and killed in Memphis Wednesday afternoon.  —  Maurice Hill, the owner of the shop where the shooting happened …
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David Royer / WREG-TV:
Rapper Young Dolph dead in Memphis shooting  —  MEMPHIS, Tenn. — (WREG) A law enforcement source has confirmed Memphis-based rapper Young Dolph has been killed in a shooting at a cookie shop in Memphis.  He was 36.  —  Memphis Police were on the scene of a shooting Wednesday afternoon at 2370 Airways Boulevard near Ketchum.
Discussion: The Sun and Rolling Stone
Oliver Franklin-Wallis / GQ:
Tom Holland Is In the Center of the Web  —  Tom Holland was 19 when he first appeared as Spider-Man and became his generation's biggest leading man.  Now he holds the keys to the Marvel Cinematic Universe—that is, if he still wants them.  —  “This is going to sound like complete bullshit …
Aili Nahas / People.com:
Hannah Brown Reveals She Hooked Up with Peter Weber While His Bachelor Season Was Airing  —  “Peter told me he'd quit the show ... if I wanted to be with him,” she tells PEOPLE of the former Bachelor … FB  —  More  —  When Hannah Brown said goodbye to second runner-up Peter Weber …
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Aili Nahas / People.com:
The Bachelorette's Hannah Brown Recalls Being ‘Deeply Hurt’ by Tyler Cameron: ‘He Rejected Me’
Discussion: Page Six
Emily Strohm / People.com:
RHOA's Porsha Williams Reveals She Spoke to Authorities About Her Own Experience with R. Kelly  —  “I realized it was my opportunity to help anyone who's been hurt by him,” she tells PEOPLE  —  Porsha Williams is opening up for the first time about her experience with R. Kelly, and why she wanted to share her story with investigators.
Discussion: The Sun, PeopleTV, RADAR and Bossip
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Emily Strohm / People.com:
RHOA's Porsha Williams Opens Up About Depression and Contemplating Suicide as a Child
Discussion: Page Six
Rebecca Keegan / The Hollywood Reporter:
Lady Gaga on Mining Personal Trauma for ‘House of Gucci’  —  The singer opens up about the wounds that informed her intense performance as a scorned wife turned murderer, a role that precipitated her own re-traumatization: “I put my entire lifetime into her.”
TMZ.com:
YOUNG DOLPH DEAD AT 36 SHOT AND KILLED IN MEMPHIS  —  REMEMBERING YOUNG DOLPH  —  Young Dolph was just shot and killed in his hometown ... according to a local report.  —  FOX 13 Memphis says the rapper was gunned down Wednesday in Memphis, TN outside a local cookie store …
K.J. Yossman / Variety:
‘The Crown’ Casts Its Prince William: Dominic West's Son Senan West to Play Royal Heir (EXCLUSIVE) … Following a nationwide search, “The Crown” has found its Prince William in newcomer Senan West, Variety can exclusively reveal.  —  The 13 year old is the real-life son of Dominic West …
YouTube:
DOG |  Official Trailer |  MGM Studios  —  A filthy animal unfit for human company... and a dog.  Watch the official trailer for #DogMovie starring Channing Tatum now.  Only in movie theaters this Februar...
Dan Heching / People.com:
Britney Spears Addresses the End of Her 13-Year Conservatorship: 'I'm Not Here to Be a Victim'  —  “I lived with victims my whole life as a child, that's why I got out of my house,” Britney Spears said on Instagram in a video statement about life after the conservatorship
Discussion: Cele|bitchy and Page Six
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FemaleFirst:
Britney Spears vows to not be a ‘victim’ as conservatorship ends.
Discussion: Dlisted and The Sun
Gabrielle Chung / E! Online:
How Jake Gyllenhaal Really Feels About the Attention Around Taylor Swift's “All Too Well” Song  —  It's long been rumored that Taylor Swift's “All Too Well” is about her relationship with Jake Gyllenhaal, so how does the actor feel about an extended version of the song?  Read on to find out.
Discussion: Just Jared, Dlisted and Elle
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Nicole Mastrogiannis / iHeart:
You'll Only Hear Taylor Swift's 'Taylor's Version' Albums On iHeartRadio
Discussion: Stereogum and People.com
Jen Thomas / Daily Star:
Inside Joe Exotic's wild life - cancer diagnosis, jail stint and Carole Baskin feud  —  The second series of Tiger King has landed and it's about to catapult Joe Exotic into the limelight once more following the runaway success of the first series for Netflix
Yana Grebenyuk / Us Weekly:
Chrissy Teigen Receives Backlash for Her ‘Tone-Deaf’ Decision to Have a ‘Squid Game’ Party … A difference of opinions?  Chrissy Teigen's attempt to celebrate her new favorite show, Squid Game, didn't go over well with some of her social media followers.  —  What Exactly Is ‘Squid Game’?
Discussion: Perez Hilton, The Sun and Daily Mail
TMZ.com:
‘Challenge’ Star Nelson Thomas Denies Flirting With Man's Wife Before KO  —  NT tells TMZ ... “The criminal who attacked me lied to the cops because we tried to find her for questioning and he never showed up to a court date.  The guy is a criminal.  He snuck up on me, attacked me, then robbed me.”
Discussion: The Sun
 
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Little Mix are ALL releasing solo albums next year, says their producer and co-writer
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Janine Puhak / People.com:
Ciara and Her Kids Will Meet with Jill Biden at the White House to Encourage Vaccinations
Discussion: Just Jared
TMZ.com:
Matt Stafford's Wife Sorry For Throwing Pretzel At Fan In Altercation At 49ers Game
Israel Salas-Rodriguez / The Sun:
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Discussion: Daily Star and Mirror.co.uk
Ally Mauch / People.com:
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Caitlyn Hitt / The Sun:
Kendra Wilkinson reveals Playboy mansion ‘smelled like dog s**t and had animal feces everywhere’
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A ‘Harry Potter’ Reunion Is Really, Truly Happening
Discussion: Daily Star
Jack White / The Sun:
Cheryl posts emotional video montage of herself with Sarah Harding on what would have been her 40th
Discussion: Daily Star
Seamus Duff / Mirror.co.uk:
Adele's nine-year-old son Angelo makes music debut with voice featured on new album
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How China is using AI news anchors to spread its propaganda on social media; Microsoft: some AI anchors were created using ByteDance's video editing app CapCut

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