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NY Times: It's Chelsea Manning from now on

Posted: 27 Aug 2013 03:57 PM PDT

U.S. soldier Manning is escorted into court to receive his sentence at Fort Meade in MarylandBy Tim Molloy NEW YORK (TheWrap.com) - The New York Times has agreed to call Chelsea Manning what she wants to be called, and to refer to her by the female pronoun "she." A day after Pfc. Bradley Manning was sentenced last week for leaking intelligence records, she said in a statement to NBC's "Today" that she identifies as a woman and wants to be addressed accordingly. But the Times, Associated Press, and Reuters, among other outlets, continued to use the male pronoun in their stories. (TheWrap used the female pronoun as requested. ...

'Girls Gone Wild' mogul Joe Francis sentenced in assault case

Posted: 27 Aug 2013 04:13 PM PDT

"Girls Gone Wild" founder Joe Francis arrives at the 2012 MTV Movie Awards in Los AngelesBy Tim Kenneally LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) - Joe Francis, the man behind "Girls Gone Wild," is going behind bars for a while. Francis was sentenced to 270 days in jail on Tuesday, stemming from a 2011 assault at his Bel Air mansion, CBS Los Angeles reports. Francis also received three years' probation, and ordered to complete an anger management course and a year of psychological counseling. ...

Miley Cyrus' VMAs performance defended by Adam Lambert: 'Cut Her Some Slack'

Posted: 27 Aug 2013 03:53 PM PDT

Singer Miley Cyrus performs "Blurred Lines" during the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards in New YorkBy Tim Kenneally LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) - Don't worry, Miley Cyrus: the media might be dragging you over the coals for your raunchy MTV Video Music Awards performance on Sunday, but you have a friend in Adam Lambert. The "American Idol" favorite provided what was seemingly the lone pro-Miley voice on the Internet, jumping into white-knight mode and declaring via his Twitter account, "Cut her some slack. ...

Former NBA star Scottie Pippen won't face charges over Malibu fracas

Posted: 27 Aug 2013 06:16 PM PDT

Former NBA Chicago Bulls player Scottie Pippen smiles during a news conference inside a mall of Asia Arena in ManilaLOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Former Chicago Bulls basketball star Scottie Pippen will not be prosecuted over an altercation with a man at a Malibu restaurant in June, prosecutors said on Tuesday, citing insufficient evidence. Pippen, 47, was questioned by police following a scuffle with the man outside the Nobu eatery in the oceanfront community of Malibu in June. Camran Shafighi told police that Pippen refused to take a photograph with him while the former NBA star was dining in the restaurant with his family, according to a report by the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office. ...

Bob Woodward's Deep Throat garage may be torn down

Posted: 27 Aug 2013 03:47 PM PDT

Bob Woodward, former Washington Post reporter, discusses about Watergate Hotel burglary and stories for the Post at Richard Nixon Presidential Library in Yorba LindaBy Brent Lang LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) - The garage where Deep Throat helped Bob Woodward break news about the Nixon administration's involvement in the Watergate break-in and cover-up has a date with the wrecking ball. The Arlington, Va. parking structure will be torn down and replaced with an apartment building and a office building as part of a redevelopment project, according to a report on ARLNow.com. The nondescript edifice has a historical marker in front of it detailing its importance in the Washington Post's investigation into Watergate. ...

Alec Baldwin scuffles with paparazzi (Again)

Posted: 27 Aug 2013 06:04 PM PDT

Host Alec Baldwin speaks during the NFL Honors award show in New OrleansBy Tim Kenneally LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) - It's another day, another run-in with the paparazzi for Alec Baldwin. Baldwin, whose relationship with the paps is famously contentious, had a run-in with a photographer in New York City on Tuesday. A spokesman for the New York Police Department told TheWrap that both parties admitted to a physical altercation, but the actor and photographer both declined to press charges. A representative for the 55-year-old "30 Rock" star had no comment. ...

Kate Gosselin files lawsuit against Jon Gosselin over alleged hacking

Posted: 27 Aug 2013 02:50 PM PDT

By Tony Maglio LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) - Kate Gosselin filed a civil action against ex-husband Jon Gosselin in Pennsylvania District Court on Monday, accusing him of violations of the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act. In the documents, Kate alleges that Jon hacked into her email account, her phone and bank accounts. She also contends that he stole a hard drive from her house and gave all materials to his friend and business partner, tabloid reporter Robert Hoffman. The documents then were used to publish a book by Hoffman titled, "Kate Gosselin: How She Fooled the World," the suit claims. ...

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