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Wiz Khalifa Arrested in Texas

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Wiz KhalifaWiz Khalifa was arrested for marijuana possession yesterday morning.

The 26-year-old rapper was detained at an airport in El Paso, Texas, after officers from the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) allegedly found a "green leafy substance" in his luggage before he boarded a flight to Dallas.

A law enforcement source told gossip website TMZ.com that the "Black And Yellow" hitmaker, who has 14-month-old son Sebastian with wife Amber Rose, was taken into custody and turned over to local police. The "We Dem Boyz" rapper shared several images online from behind bars, including a "jail selfie" in which he appeared to not be wearing any trousers.

Despite creating the hashtag "FreeTrapWiz," on Twitter and poking fun at the incident, he later hinted that he was becoming increasingly frustrated: "I wanna drop 28 Grams but they got me locced up. Soon as I get out, the tapes comin out. Fucc that... They're tryna figure out how many grams I had. How ironic [sic]."

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Jersey Shore’s Deena Cortese Arrested

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Deena CorteseJersey Shore's Deena Cortese has been arrested.

The reality TV star was arrested earlier today in Seaside Heights, New Jersey, where the MTV program is filmed, on a disorderly conduct charge after an officer spotted her looking "a little intoxicated."

Police Chief Tommy Boyd told nbcnewyork.com that one of his officers took the star to the police station after seeing her walking in the middle of a street, slapping cars that were driving by.

"Nothing major, but we can't put up with it. We don't treat the cast differently than anyone else," he added.

An eyewitness livetweeted the incident and also claimed she spotted on/off couple Ronnie Ortiz-Magro and Sammi "Sweetheart" Giancola getting into a fight. "Currently watching deena from the jersey shore getting arrested. Deena was dancing wasteddd in the middle if the street and was arrested right in front of my car hahaha (sic)," she wrote.

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Charlie Sheen: Brooke Is Not a Drug Dealer

Brooke Mueller and Charlie SheenCharlie Sheen claims Brooke Mueller would "never" be a drug dealer.

Despite the reality TV star being charged with assault and intent to distribute drugs when she was arrested in Aspen, Colorado, last weekend, Sheen maintains Brooke wouldn't need to sell illegal substances because of the generous child support he gives her for their two-year-old twin sons Bob and Max. Charlie - who is believed to give Brooke somewhere in the region of $55,000 per month in child maintenance - told TMZ, "With the child support I give her ... she's gonna deal drugs? Never gonna happen."

Meanwhile, the troubled star admitted the former couple are considering sharing custody of their sons, who are currently primarily in Brooke's care. "We're interested in co-parenting ... the kids need two parents." However, Brooke is hoping to have the charges against her dropped. Her representative Steve Honig insists lawyer Yale Galanter will "vigorously defend Brooke with the goal of having all charges dropped once the facts of the case come to light."


Madonna Stalker Won’t Stop

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Madonna‘s alleged stalker claims he won’t stop pursuing her until he meets the singer.

Retired fire-fighter Robert Linhart, who has been arrested twice since Saturday, was arraigned in court yesterday on charges of criminal mischief, graffiti and being in possession of a homemade 7.5 inch ice pick, after writing messages to the pop superstar on the pavement outside her apartment in Upper West Side, New York City.

The messages read “Meet me please,” “Tell me yes or no,” and “If it’s yes, my dream will come true. If it’s no, I will go.”

According to court documents, he reportedly told officers after his arrest on Tuesday, “I can be here. This is police brutality. I have a right to do this. I am not doing anything wrong. I keep running into Madonna. I saw her in 1992 and I’d actually like to meet her in person. I won’t stop until I actually meet Madonna. I’m going to go right back there and do it again.”

This followed his earlier arrest on Saturday, where he played loud music out of his car and was charged with resisting arrest, disorderly conduct and criminal possession of a weapon.

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Paris Hilton Charged With Possession

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Paris HiltonLooks like the “It Wasn’t My Purse” defense didn’t get her out of this one: has been charged with cocaine possession.

The hotel heiress could face up to four years in prison after 0.8 grams of the illegal drug was found in her handbag when she and boyfriend Cy Waits were stopped and searched by police in Las Vegas on Friday night.

It has been claimed District Attorney David Roger - who is overseeing the case - is set to sentence the 29-year-old socialite to prison, because he “won’t tolerate celebrities” who get into trouble. “Roger won’t tolerate celebrities coming to Las Vegas and thinking they can get away with illegal behavior. It’s going to be extremely difficult for Paris to get out of these charges, even with the brilliant legal skills of her lawyer, David Chesnoff,” said a source.

She is due in court on October 27 over the felony possession of a controlled substance charge, which was filed in court by the Clark County District Attorney’s Office.


Paris Hilton Arrested on Drug Charges in South Africa

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Paris on her way to South Africa

The woman who refuses to allow international borders get in the way of her partying: was arrested for drug possession in South Africa last night.

The hotel heiress was taken into police custody and held in a cell after watching the soccer World Cup match between Brazil and Holland in Port Elizabeth as undercover police officers said they had found local marijuana, known as ‘dagga,’ in her handbag. Paris had been followed by detectives as she boarded a luxury bus that had taken her, her friends and to the quarter-final game and when officers unleashed their sniffer dogs, they went straight to the blonde beauty and her pals.

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Gossip Girl’s Chace Crawford Arrested for Pot Possession

Chace Crawford Mug ShotUPDATE: TMZ reports that Crawford has now been charged with charged one misdemeanor charge of possession of marijuana.

Gossip Girl here. Spotted: being arrested in a parking lot in Plano, Texas.

According to our spies at TMZ, Crawford (a.k.a. ‘s Nate Archibald) was detained early Friday morning for marijuana possession. The 24-year-old, who was with a friend in a car, was cuffed by local police outside Ringo’s Pub. (It’s unclear why he was questioned by authorities to begin with.)

He now faces a misdemeanor charge for one unlit cigarette found in the car.

Chace - who plays a drug dealer in his upcoming film Twelve - has already been released from jail. It’s not known how much bail was posted.

Reps for the actor have not yet commented on the situation.

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Tito Ortiz: Jenna Jameson is Addicted to Oxycontin


UPDATE: The two have since kissed and made up. Jameson will not be filing any charges and Ortiz is reportedly moving back into the home.

While it’s not surprising that the Tito Ortiz/Jenna Jameson situation has come down to a matter of “He Said, She Said,” it’s the inconsistent things she’s saying that makes his story a bit more believable.

Despite being arrested yesterday for domestic violence, Jenna declared to TMZ at 8:00 PM that the father of her two children “did NOT” beat her. “It hurts me to think that everybody out there thinks that he beat me…He did NOT beat me. If he would have beat me, I would be dead right now,” she stated on camera. “There was an altercation,” Jameson clarified.

Oh - how details can change in only a matter of hours.

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More Celeb Apprentice Drama: Tito Ortiz Arrested


UPDATE #2: The two have since kissed and made up. Jameson will not be filing any charges and Ortiz is reportedly moving back into the home.

UPDATE: Ortiz has now accused Jenna Jameson of being an Oxycontin addict.

Over the past few weeks, a number of celebrities connected to NBC’s Celebrity Apprentice program have found themselves in the headlines—and for unfortunate reasons. Up until recently, had been taking up the majority of the spotlight - that was until last weekend.

On Friday, it was revealed that Poison frontman Bret Michaels has been hospitalized for a brain hemorrhage. The 47-year-old, who is still listed in critical condition, is being treated at an undisclosed location.

Although an “official medical report from doctors” has not yet been released by the star’s fansite, Michaels’ former billionaire boss gave what he claims to be an informed statement to the press. Trump, who is reportedly in touch with people close to the singer, told TMZ that Bret is in “big, big trouble and the prognosis is not great.”

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Celebrity Chatter: Hilary Duff Gets Engaged, Brian Bonsall Gets Arrested

Hilary Duff and Mike Comrie-Congratulations to Hilary Duff on her engagement to hockey player Mike Comrie. Could the timing have anything to do with Nicole Richie’s engagement to ex Joel Madden?

-Speaking of wedding news, Brothers & SistersDave Annable recently popped the question to Odette Yustman (October Road). I guess this means he won’t be getting back together with co-star Emily VanCamp anytime soon.

-More bad news for the family of Captain Phil Harris. Jake, a son of the recently deceased Deadliest Catch star, was arrested Thursday night for suspicion of DUI and hit-and-run.

-Family TiesBrian Bonsall also found himself in trouble with the law this week. The troubled former child star was arrested this time for possession of marijuana - a violation of his release on an assault case.


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