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Mary J. Blige files for divorce from manager-husband Kendu Isaacs

Mary J. Blige has filed for divorce from Kendu Isaacs, her manager and husband of 12 years. 

Blige, 45, cited irreconcilable differences — this is California, there is no dish — in papers filed at Los Angeles County Superior Court on Tuesday.

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Bill O'Reilly courts controversy with comments on slavery; Hollywood hits back
Kanye West surprises fans at Drake concert, then predictably bashes Taylor Swift

Kanye West and Kim Kardashian aren’t letting the Taylor Swift thing go. Not at all. 

As part of a rapid-fire quiz for a Harper’s Bazaar story, the two gave these answers when asked for their favorite Taylor Swift song: 

“For me?,” he said. “I don’t have one.” 

Said Kim, “I was such a fan of hers.” 

Key word there: “was.”

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Aaron Rodgers finally speaks on brother's 'Bachelorette' antics: 'It's a little inappropriate'

With just a few words, Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers made it clear that, in true older brother fashion, he still knows just what to say to get under his younger brother’s skin.

During this season of “The Bachelorette,” much has been made of contestant Jordan Rodgers’ relationship with his NFL pro brother, often by Jordan himself.

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'Boy' actor James Rolleston seriously injured in New Zealand car crash

James Rolleston, who at age 11 starred in the hit New Zealand film “Boy,” has been seriously injured in a car crash, according to media outlets in his home country. 

He and another 19-year-old were in a car that hit a bridge in Opotiki, southeast of Auckland on the Bay of Plenty on the country’s north island, around 10:30 p.m. local time Tuesday, according to the New Zealand Herald.

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Famed infomercial psychic 'Miss Cleo' dies at 53

Stalwart of late-night commercials of the late ’90s and pop culture touchstone “Miss Cleo” died Tuesday after a battle with colon cancer, her lawyer confirmed to the Associated Press. She was 53.

A “pillar of strength” throughout her illness,  which eventually spread to her liver and lungs, Cleo died surrounded by family and friends, her representative told TMZ, which first reported the death.

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