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Tim Cook / Businessweek:
Tim Cook Speaks Up  —  Throughout my professional life, I've tried to maintain a basic level of privacy.  I come from humble roots, and I don't seek to draw attention to myself.  Apple is already one of the most closely watched companies in the world, and I like keeping the focus on our products …
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Michael Ausiello / TVLine:
Neil Patrick Harris Officially Joins AHS: Freak Show — and David Burtka, His Husband, Is Coming With!  —  American Horror Story: Freak Show is making Neil Patrick Harris' upcoming stint something of a family affair.  —  TVLine has confirmed exclusively that Harris and his real-life husband …
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Stacy Lambe / Out Magazine:
Exclusive First Look: Matt Bomer On AHS  —  The actor joins Ryan Murphy's Freak Show  —  With the fourth season of American Horror Story in full swing, it was only a matter of time before fans got their first taste of Matt Bomer, who is new to FX's anthology series.
Cele|bitchy:
Mama June is inappropriate, laughs & jokes in first interview since news broke  —  E! News had the first exclusive interview with Mama June since the story broke that she's dating the man who molested her daughter.  It was actually conducted by paparazzi outside her home …
Discussion: E! Online and RADAR
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Rachel McRady / Us Weekly:
Mama June Speaks Out Amid Scandal: “The Protection of My Kids Is My Number One Priority”  —  No worries?  Mama June gave a bizarre on-camera interview with E!, which aired on Wednesday, Oct. 29.  The Here Comes Honey Boo Boo star has been under fire recently after claims surfaced …
TMZ.com:
Bruce Jenner Taunted on the Golf Course  —  TAUNTED ON THE GOLF COURSE  —  EXCLUSIVE  —  Bruce Jenner has been taunted where he golfs everyday ... by a few jerks who think Bruce's new look doesn't belong on the links or in the locker room.  —  Sources connected with Bruce tell TMZ …
TMZ.com:
SUGE AND I DID NOTHING WRONG ...  We Were Protecting a Kid!  —  Katt Williams says he and Suge Knight were falsely arrested because they were not trying to steal a camera ... they were trying to protect a 5-year-old child from an unethical photographer.  —  Katt talked to our photog hours …
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TMZ.com:
Katt Williams and Suge Knight — Arrested for Stealing From Female Pap
Discussion: Associated Press
Annabel Brog / ELLE UK:
Emma Watson: Feminism Issue Cover Star  —  Actress, activist and United Nations Women Goodwill Ambassador Emma Watson graces the cover of ELLE's feminism issue.  —  Photos: Kerry Hallihan  —  Emma wears leading designer Stella McCartney in the cover image, taken at a shoot produced …
Hollywood Reporter:NEW!
‘Game of Thrones’ Cast Signs for Season 7 with Big Raises (Exclusive)  —  HBO has renegotiated the stars' contracts using a tiered system to factor in a potential seventh season  —  HBO has locked up its Game of Thrones stars for a potential seventh season of the hit drama.
E! Online:
NEWS/ Pregnant Milla Jovovich Reveals Sex of Baby No. 2—Find Out What She's Having!  —  Paul W. S. Anderson is one lucky guy because he is just surrounded by beautiful women—and there's one more on the way!  —  Pregnant actress Milla Jovovich broke the news to E! News tonight …
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Anya / People.com:
Debbie Matenopoulos Welcomes Daughter Alexandra Kalliope  —  It's all baby for Debbie Matenopoulos: her daughter is here!  —  The TV personality turned author welcomed her first child with husband Jon Falcone on Wednesday, Oct. 29, her rep confirms to PEOPLE exclusively.
Liz McNeil / People.com:
Jennifer Lopez: 'I've Been in Relationships Where I Have Felt Abused'  —  Jennifer Lopez makes a surprising admission in her upcoming memoir, True Love: She's felt abused in some of her past relationships.  —  While she doesn't specify the abuser, Lopez writes, “I've never gotten a black eye …
Star:
EXCLUSIVE: Ashton Kutcher Caught With Another Woman!  —  Image by © MICHAEL NELSON/epa/Corbis  —  Rumors of a romance between new parents Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis began in April 2012, but it wasn't until their lovey-dovey behavior at a wrap party for Jobs on July 21, 2012 that they finally went public with their affection.
Discussion: People.com and Cele|bitchy
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Esther Lee / Us Weekly:
Ashton Kutcher: How Mila Kunis and I Picked Baby Wyatt Isabelle's Name
Discussion: Dlisted and PopWatch
 
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Ricki Lake — Files For Divorce ... Agrees to Pay Her Ex
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