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Michaele Salahi not kidnapped, willingly by the side of Journey guitarist Neal Schon

Don’t stop believin’ this story. After White House party crasher Tareq Salahi called the authorities Tuesday to inform them that his wife, The Real Housewives of D.C. star Michaele Salahi, had gone missing, authorities revealed that she is okay, “with a good friend” and simply did not want her husband to know where she was. As it turns out, that “good friend” seems to be Journey guitarist Neal Schon. TMZ reports that the band’s rep confirmed that Salahi is with Schon in Memphis, where Journey is scheduled to play a show with Foreigner. “Nobody kidnapped her,” the rep is quoted as saying. TMZ also reports Salahi previously dated Schon, a relationship she called “intimate and passionate.”

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Country singer Ashton Shepherd welcomes daughter

Look it up: Ashton Shepherd gave birth to a daughter named Raden Delilah Cunningham in Demopolis, Ala., on Friday, according to her website. The 25-year-old country singer and her husband, Roland Cunningham, also have a 5-year-old son. Shepherd’s second album, Where Country Grows, was released in July.

Neil Diamond tweets engagement announcement

Neil Diamond is engaged to his manager, Katie McNeil. The 70-year-old crooner tweeted the news yesterday, “Good news coming from sunny LA/ and you’re the first I want to tell/ Katie & I just got engaged/ and I hope you wish us well.” He then posted a photo of his new fiancée, who produced Diamond’s 2009 documentary, Hot August Night/NYC.

This will be the third marriage for Diamond, who has four adult children.

Hurricane Irene destroys home of rocker Sebastian Bach

Sebastian Bach was one of many to feel the wrath of Hurricane Irene: The former Skid Row singer lost his Red Bank, N.J., house during Sunday’s extreme weather,  according to his Facebook page, which included photos of the destruction. “I am numb, in shock, & devastated to report that my home of 21 years, my house featured on MTV Cribs, has been destroyed, condemned, & deemed uninhabitable due to the extreme flooding courtesy of Hurricane Irene,” he wrote, explaining that the extreme flooding caused a nearby bridge to collapse and crash into his garage, “knocking the house off its foundation.” Bach said that all kinds of Skid Row master tapes and rare memorabilia (including some KISS items) were believed to be ruined or missing, and that he plans to relocate to Los Angeles.

Beyonce announces pregnancy on MTV VMAs -- VIDEO

Beyonce Knowles made a big announcement on the red carpet at the MTV Video Music Awards: She’s pregnant with what will be the first child for her and husband Jay-Z.

Though no official confirmation or statement has been made to EW, the singer flaunted her bump for photographers, telling them “I have a surprise for you guys,” before posing for them. MTV also tweeted the news, writing “OMG Beyonce just made a huge announcement on the #vma carpet! #baby!!!!!”

Beyonce and Jay-Z have been married since 2008.

UPDATE: As she began her performance of “Love on Top” on the VMAs, Beyonce said to the crowd, “I want you to feel the love that’s growing inside me.” After her performance, she dropped her mic, unbuttoned her coat, and rubbed her belly, while Kanye West congratulated a beaming Jay-Z in the audience. Watch it here:  READ FULL STORY

Gavin DeGraw hospitalized after assault in New York City

Gavin DeGraw is in stable condition at a New York City hospital after an assault on Monday morning, according to a statement by his publicist. The 34-year-old singer, whose hits include “I Don’t Want to Be” and “Chariot,” was taken to the hospital by ambulance and “is currently recovering,” the publicist said. “Gavin and his family appreciate everyone’s concern at this time.”

A spokesperson for the New York City Police Department said that DeGraw, who had been drinking, suffered a broken nose and two black eyes when he was assaulted by several assailants at around 4:00 a.m. in the East Village. There have been no arrests, and there are no suspects of interest.

DeGraw has been touring with Maroon 5 and Train. (Reporting by Grady Smith)

Trinity Mirror facing new phone-hacking lawsuit

A lawyer for the family of Milly Dowler, the murdered 13-year-old British girl whose voice messages were hacked by Rupert Murdoch’s News of the World tabloid, is now representing another set of clients threatening to sue Trinity Mirror for similar invasions of privacy. Mark Lewis told the Associated Press that legal claims would be filed in “a few weeks,” though he would not disclose the identities of his clients.

Trinity Mirror came under recent scrutiny when Heather Mills accused one of their reporters of hacking her phone back in 2001. Now, her ex-husband Paul McCartney says he intends to contact authorities about reports that his phone may have also been hacked.

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Michael Jackson trial won't show unreleased footage

Jurors in the Michael Jackson manslaughter trial will not see unreleased footage from This Is It, the documentary-concert film that documents the rehearsals for the tour of the same name that would have kicked off in July of 2009, reports the Associated Press. Superior Court Judge Michael Pastor ruled Monday that the more than 100 hours of unreleased footage do not show the singer in poor health, and should be left out of the trial as they would offer no assistance to the defense. Attorneys for Dr. Conrad Murray, who has pleaded not guilty to involuntary manslaughter, wanted to show four hours of the film, while prosecutors wished to show up to 12 hours.  READ FULL STORY

Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony to divorce

Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony are planning to divorce after seven years of marriage, reports People. The couple released the following statement to the magazine: “We have decided to end our marriage. This was a very difficult decision. We have come to an amicable conclusion on all matters. It is a painful time for all involved, and we appreciate the respect of our privacy at this time.”

The 41-year-old singer/actress/American Idol judge and the 42-year-old Latin pop star are the parents of three-year-old twins named Max and Emme.

Sources tell EW the split will not effect their planned reality series Q’Viva — about finding the best Latin American muscial talent “from remote villages to major cities” — although the show has not yet been sold in the U.S.

Rapper Bow Wow discusses fatherhood, suicidal thoughts

Rapper Bow Wow, who was selling records and making movies when he was in his early teens, is a father. In a reflective letter to his fans posted on his official website, the 24-year-old artist revealed that he has a 3-year-old daughter. “For the past 3 years i been batteling life. Even thought about taking my own. I felt like as a kid i did everything and saw everything too fast which spoiled my adult years. I felt as if i had no purpose to live(Thinking selfishly) until god gave me the illest gift of my life,” he wrote. “My lil girl is getting BIG fast. i love every minute of it. She inspires me to go harder. Even made me treat my mother better, its like it made me into a man over night.”

Bow Wow does not live with his daughter or her mother, and that has become a source of frustration. “I want her to live with me so bad. Jus us 2,” he wrote. “Thats my dream man but fellas yall know how it go. Baby gotta stay with they momma and all dat bull. I hate that! So i have to fly 5 hrs away to see her. I find myself going into my i phone book jus lookn at pix of her. Sometimes i tear up cuz i just cant believe it brotha be emotional. All in all im good.”

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