June 10, 2011 |
"Nails" won't rot in jail. At least, that's what TMZ, the gossip website, is reporting. Lenny Dykstra, a main man as the Phillies took the Macho Row-d to the World Series in 1993, has been begging his rich celeb friends to bail him out. Literally. He was tossed in the clink this week on 23 felony counts, including grand theft auto and drug charges, and he needs $50,000 - 10 percent of the $500,000 bail - to get released. Unless he wins an appeal today to have the amount reduced.
March 9, 2014 |
Michael Jackson not the dad? Claims that Michael Jackson fathered a 31-year-old man named Brandon Howard are untrue, says TMZ. This week, Alki David , founder of FilmOn.com, said he had obtained DNA evidence that proved MJ's paternity. Turns out the lab that supposedly carried out the test is fake. The results are printed on paper that bears the same company logo as the fictional DNA testing lab in the sci-fi pic Terminator Salvation ! David on Friday told TMZ the test is real, and he said the lab added the logo design to make their printouts more photogenic.
June 28, 2012 |
TERRELL OWENS isn't playing football at the moment. But the former Eagles wide receiver may be keeping busy playing with himself. On Tuesday we spoke with a woman who showed us several photos of Owens she says were taken via video chat service Skype while he apparently masturbated in front of her. The woman, who is 27 and asked not to be identified, spent Tuesday trying to sell the photos to TMZ and other celebrity media outlets....
October 19, 2012
SKINNY JOEY. Always gotta be the center of attention. Philly's ex-mob boss - or still the current boss, according to some law-enforcement officials - found his way onto the celebrity-gossip website TMZ on the same day that his elders went on trial at 6th and Market streets. Joseph Merlino, 50, who's no longer skinny and has been living in Boca Raton, Fla., since his release from prison last year, was videotaped at Los Angeles International Airport with Johnny Fratto, son of a mobster and frequent guest on the "Howard Stern Show.
February 25, 2014 |
In its third weekend, The Lego Movie still leads at the box office, besting 3 Days to Kill and Pompeii on their opening weekends. The animated Warner Bros. film earned $31.5 million, pushing its domestic total past $183 million. Relativity Media's 3 Days to Kill , starring Kevin Costner and Amber Heard , came in second with $12.3 million, and Sony's Pompeii took the third-place slot with $10 million. Justin justice TMZ says Justin Bieber will reject the plea deal prosecutors in his Miami Beach DUI case have offered - community service, an alcohol ed course, and random drug testing - because, sources tell TMZ, he won't go for any plea that includes probation, meaning the judge can throw the book at him if he screws up. Self-knowledge is a good thing.
May 18, 2011 |
Major media outlets, from ABC News to USA Today, aren't hesitating to share the latest revelation in the Arnold Schwarzenegger scandal - the name of the "housekeeper-turned-baby-mama," as the New York Post puts it. Mildred Patricia Baena, who usually goes by Patty, did cleaning and other chores for the family for more than two decades, until parting ways in January, according to TMZ.com. According to "sources," she pursued Schwarzenegger in the late 1990s, and they had unprotected sex during their daytime encounters - never at night, TMZ writes.
August 27, 2013 |
UPDATE (2:30 p.m.) - According to an ESPN report , free agent forward Lamar Odom is not missing, and is in a Los Angeles hotel dealing with an "unspecified drug problem. " Odom's agent, Jeff Schwartz told ESPN.com's Marc Stein on Monday that "Lamar is not missing. His wife knows exactly where he is. " From earlier: LAMAR ODOM is used to making news on and off the basketball court. But yesterday, reports concerning the free-agent forward were downright disturbing.
September 1, 2016 |
Brown has left the house Chris Brown and more than a dozen members of his posse were taken into police custody Tuesday after a tense, 10-hour standoff in which officers surrounded Brown's Tarzana, Calif., house. Streamed live on TMZ, the event featured several highlights, including the arrival of Brown's attorney Mark Geragos . It all began in the wee hours Tuesday, when LAPD officers arrived at the house in response to a 911 call from a woman claiming Brown had threatened her with a gun, the Los Angeles Times reports.
June 10, 2012 |
Lindsay Lohan presented herself at a Los Angeles hospital ER on Friday afternoon after surviving a nasty car crash, and was released less than two hours later, her rep said. TMZ says the Liz & Dick star slammed her gorgeous black Porsche into the back of an 18-wheel truck on the Pacific Coast Highway. Her car was totaled. Witnesses tell TMZ that LiLo, who was driving, and her passenger (reportedly it's her assistant) suffered cuts and bruises. But both were ambulatory and showed no signs of serious injuries; both underwent tests.
June 27, 2009 |
The Web was everywhere in the story of Michael Jackson's passing. From TMZ.com, a celebrity gossip site that broke the news, to Amazon.com, where Jackson CDs sold out within minutes, the death brought front and center how the Web has transformed the way people get information and act on it. Just as mourners for Princess Diana placed flowers at the gate of Buckingham Palace in 1997, Web users sent out tweets, instant messages, Facebook posts,...