Oscar Pistorius cries in court, denies Reeva Steenkamp murder charges, video below. As prosecutors formally charged Oscar Pistorius with killing model girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, his family issued a statement reacting to the news Friday. “The alleged murder is disputed in the strongest terms,” a statement read, without elaborating, offering “deepest sympathies to the family of Reeva.”
“He would also like to express his thanks through us today for all the messages of support he has received,” Oscar Pistorius’ family members continued. “But, as stated, our thoughts and prayers today should be for Reeva and her family – regardless of the circumstances of this terrible, terrible tragedy.” Pistorius entered no plea and his family left quickly, without speaking to journalists. The case is adjourned until Tuesday, and he remains in custody. Click Here to Continue Reading »
The Vampire Diaries renewed for season five 2013-2014, among other shows. The Vampire Diaries has been renewed for Season 5. In addition to the The CW’s breakout hit Arrow being picked up for season 2, the network also announced early pickups for Supernatural.
“We said last year that one of our goals was to establish building blocks to grow on, and now with our new hit ‘Arrow’ and fan favorite ‘Supernatural’ on Wednesday night, and the continued success of ‘The Vampire Diaries’ on Thursday, we’ve been able to do that,” Mark Pedowitz, president of The CW, said in a statement. “Not only do ‘Arrow‘, ‘Supernatural,’ and ‘The Vampire Diaries‘ perform well on-air, they’re also extremely successful for us both digitally and socially. I’m thrilled to have all three shows returning to our schedule next season.”
Kris Humphries lawyers give up pursuing annulment from Kim Kardashian, video below. Even Kris Humphries’ soon-to-be ex-lawyer thinks Kris is abusing the legal system by fighting for an annulment from Kim Kardashian, TMZ reported. Sources say attorney Marshall Waller made it clear to his client that there are NO legal grounds for annulling his marriage to Kim, because there’s absolutely NO evidence of fraud.
Our sources say Waller and Kris reached an impasse … because Kris’ out-of-state attorney, Lee Hutton won’t budge from the whole annulment thing. Waller filed legal docs Thursday asking the judge to get him out of the case. In Waller’s motion to be relieved as counsel, he zings Kris by saying they have “irreconcilable differences”.
Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart did not spend Valentine’s Day together. E! News broke the news that that Kristen Stewart would not be visiting boyfriend Robert Pattinson in Australia—where he’s been filming a new movie—to celebrate the lovey-dovey occasion. But don’t worry, its not because the duo’s relationship is on the rocks or anything close to that.
A source tells E! News the reason K.Stew is not going to visit Rob is purely because of the remaining time he has left filming and “she is smart enough to know that if she goes to visit it will bring too much unwanted attention to the film.” Rob has been stationed Down Under for a little over a month now and has roughly less than two weeks left on the set of The Rover. Once filming has wrapped, our source tells us R.Pattz will be on his way back to Los Angeles. Click Here to Continue Reading »
Rihanna received a very interesting gift on Valentine’s Day. The singer tweeted a photo of a massive marijuana plant on Thursday, along with the caption, “Roses are green! Somebody knows how to make me happy.” It’s not known whether Rihanna’s secret admirer was Chris Brown. She reportedly spent the holiday solo, attending a Ne-Yo concert in Los Angeles.
She also tweeted “Happy Valentines Day. Today the day fa lovin not hatin so to cats like you and I it’s just another day…” But the Bajan superstar spent Valentines night without on and off boyfriend Chris Brown, prompting rumours of another fall-out. She dolled herself up to the max in a slinky orange dress to watch an Usher concert in Los Angeles while Chris flirted with his millions of fans on Twitter.
Meteorite hits Russia with atomic bomb force video, many injured. A meteor streaked across the sky and exploded over central Russia this morning, raining fireballs over a wide area and causing a shock wave that smashed windows, damaged buildings and injured more than 1,000 people. People heading to work in Chelyabinsk heard what sounded like an explosion, saw a bright light and then felt the shock wave, according to a Reuters correspondent in the industrial city 1,500 km (950 miles) east of Moscow.
The fireball, travelling at a speed of 30 km (19 miles) per second according to Russian space agency Roscosmos, had blazed across the horizon, leaving a long white trail that could be seen as far as 200 km (125 miles) away. Car alarms went off, thousands of windows shattered and mobile phone networks were disrupted. The Interior Ministry said the meteor explosion, a very rare spectacle, also unleashed a sonic boom.
Justin Timberlake and Jay-Z To Go On Tour . The “Suit & Tie” collaborators are planning a summer stadium tour, according to multiple reports. It’s believed that the music superstars would visit 10 or more cities, although no details have been confirmed. The singer hinted at some big news via Twitter after the Grammys.
“Big news coming out after Justin’s #Grammys performance. Stay tuned or you’ll miss it! #moreJT –teamJT.” Jay-Z’s wife Beyonce just unveiled her own major world tour. He and Timberlake brought the Grammy Awards audience to its feet with their joint performance on Sunday. “We’re definitely going to go on tour . . . I don’t know how much I should say . . . It’s going to be a lot of fun, I know that, “ he revealed in an interview later.