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2:15 PM ET, July 25, 2022


 Top News:
Jennifer Lopez Releases Balloon During Romantic Eiffel Tower Birthday Dinner with Husband Ben Affleck  —  Jennifer Lopez snuck away with new husband Ben Affleck on Sunday for a late birthday dinner at Paris' Le Girafe restaurant, with views of the Eiffel Tower … The celebrations continue for Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck!
Megan Bull / HELLO!:
Jennifer Lopez explores the City of Love with Ben Affleck in the most romantic red dress
Discussion: Daily Star
Claire Harmeyer /
Jennifer Lopez Paired a $2,290 Dress with $55 Flip Flops for a PDA-Packed Paris Park Date with Ben Affleck
Discussion: Cele|bitchy and Elle
Titanic and Omen actor David Warner dies at 80  —  Actor David Warner, who starred in films such as The Omen and Tron, has died at the age of 80 from a cancer-related illness.  —  His family said they were sharing the news “with an overwhelmingly heavy heart”.
Crystal Larsen / Ticketmaster Blog:
New Weekends with Adele Dates Announced!  —  Adele has announced the rescheduled dates for her Weekends with Adele residency at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas.  In addition to the 24 rescheduled shows, 8 new shows have also been announced.  Performances will now take place from November 18, 2022 to March 25, 2023.
Just Jared:
Adele Confirms Las Vegas Residency 2022 Dates, Explains First Cancellation in New Statement  —  Adele has officially rescheduled her Las Vegas residency dates, kicking off November 18 at Caesars Palace.  —  In addition to the 24 rescheduled shows, 8 new shows have also been announced.
Discussion: Page Six, Variety, E! Online and POPSUGAR
Jason Momoa Motorcycle Crash Video Shows Aftermath of Accident  —  Check out the footage — taken from a camera mounted to someone's bike who happened to be cruising by — and you'll see it was a fairly serious scene ... or at the very least, treated like one by the amount of man power that showed up.
Tommy McArdle /
Jason Momoa Okay After Involvement in Head-on Motorcycle Crash in Calabasas  —  Jason Momoa's car reportedly collided with a motorcylist who crossed lanes turning around a curve … No one was injured after Jason Momoa got into a motor vehicle accident with a motorcyclist over the weekend.
Gemma Strong / HELLO!:
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle suffer shock security breach at US family home … Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's family home in Montecito, California, has been the subject of two intruder scares in just 12 days.  —  The property - where the couple live with their two young children …
Discussion: RADAR and FemaleFirst
Matt Wilkinson / The Sun:
Meghan and Harry in security breach as two intruders target Montecito mansion in 12 days
Discussion: Cosmopolitan
Rachel Burchfield / Marie Claire:
Prince William and Kate Middleton Are Worried Anything They Say to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Could Be Leaked, Expert Says
Discussion: Daily Star
Francesca Bacardi / Page Six:
Elon Musk denies affair with Sergey Brin's wife, hasn't ‘had sex in ages’  —  Elon Musk fired off a tweet denying any affair between him and Google co-founder Sergey Brin's wife Nicole Shanahan, saying “nothing romantic” ever occurred.  —  “This is total bs.  Sergey and I are friends and were at a party together last night!”
Wall Street Journal:
Elon Musk's Friendship With Sergey Brin Ruptured by Alleged Affair
Kylie Jenner Sends Pregnant Emojis to Travis Scott, Baby Number 3?  —  KYLIE JENNER LEAVES PREGNANT EMOJIS ON TRAVIS SCOTT'S POST ... Baby #3???  —  Kylie Jenner might've hinted at a 3rd baby on the way, which could be here a lot sooner than we think ... after leaving a string of pregnant-themed emojis on Travis Scott's latest post.
Discussion: E! Online, RADAR and Just Jared
Kristin Contino / Page Six:
Nicola Peltz goes from blond to brunette, Brooklyn Beckham approves  —  Nicola Peltz is going for a summer hair switchup.  —  The new Mrs. Beckham revealed a dramatic transformation in some stunning Instagram snaps over the weekend — and her husband, Brooklyn Beckham, liked what he saw.
Discussion: E! Online and POPSUGAR
Amanda Taylor /
Victoria Beckham Channels Her Inner Posh as She Performs Spice Girls Karaoke on Vacation  —  David Beckham shared a video of his fashion designer wife singing and dancing to “Stop” by the Spice Girls … When you're a Spice Girl, the question of your go-to karaoke song might be “Too Much.”
Discussion: Cosmopolitan
Nicholas Hautman / Page Six:
Britney Spears shares texts she sent mom from mental health facility in 2019  —  Britney Spears has receipts.  —  The pop star posted — and promptly deleted — screenshots of text messages that she sent her mom, friend and lawyer after allegedly being forced into a mental health facility in 2019.
CBS News:
Joni Mitchell makes triumphant surprise return to Newport Folk Festival  —  The closing set at this weekend's Newport Folk Festival, in Newport, Rhode Island, was billed as “Brandi Carlile & Friends.”  But when Carlile's surprise guest walked gingerly onto the stage Sunday, returning to the festival after 53 years, the crowd erupted.
Discussion: E! Online and The WOW Report
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