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  • Rapper Flavor Flav arrives at the 2009 VH1 Hip Hop Honors at the Brooklyn Academy of Music, in New York, on Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2009. (AP Photo/Peter Kramer)
  • Flavor Flav has pleaded guilty to reduced charges in a domestic violence case in a move that will avoid a trial and possible jail time.
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  • San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith fields questions in the teams NFL football practice facility Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013, in Santa Clara, Calif.
  • No charges have been filed after 49ers player Aldon Smith was arrested at LAX on suspicion of falsely reporting he had a bomb.
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  • San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith fields questions in the teams NFL football practice facility Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013, in Santa Clara, Calif.
  • San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith was arrested at LAX Sunday afternoon.
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los angeles, airport security, celebrity, celebrity crime, san francisco 49ers, nfl
  • Woody Allen with Dylan, Ronan, and Mia Farrow
  • Woody Allen is defending himself against renewed allegations that he molested adoptive daughter Dylan Farrow 21 years ago.
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celebrity, celebrity crime, sex crimes, children, entertainment
  • Justin Bieber arrest video in Miami
  • There is new video of Justin Bieber being searched by an officer after his DUI arrest in Miami last month.
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  • Director and actor Woody Allen poses on the red carpet of the movie To Rome with Love, in Rome, Friday, April 13, 2012. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)
  • Barbara Walters has a lot of people talking after she spoke out about allegations against director Woody Allen.
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  • Celebrities smiling in mug shots
  • These famous figures didn't look too broken up about their run-ins with the law.
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  • Justin Bieber in court
  • A series of troubling incidents have put Justin Bieber's innocent image at risk, and none more so than his arrest on DUI charges Thursday.
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justin bieber, celebrity, laws, drugs, DUI, alcohol, celebrity crime, crime, entertainment
  • Justin Bieber in court
  • Pop star Justin Bieber walked out of jail Thursday following his arrest in Miami Beach on charges including DUI and resisting arrest.
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  • A former professional wrestler has been slapped with a lifetime ban from Walmart.
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  • 2 Chainz arrives at the LA Premiere of the Fast and Furious 6
  • Police say rapper 2 Chainz was robbed at gunpoint in San Francisco's South of Market neighborhood on Sunday afternoon.
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celebrity, celebrity crime, music, soma, crime, smartphones, cellphone, san francisco news
  • Police arrested Barbara Walters' daughter Jacqueline Danforth on suspicion of DUI in Naples, Florida on Sunday.
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books, DUI, celebrity, celebrity crime, television, entertainment
  • O.J. Simpson testifies in bid for new Las Vegas trial
  • O.J. Simpson says he was relying on the advice of his trusted attorney when he tried to reclaim mementos from his football glory days.
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  • The shackles and blue prison garb seemed to weigh down O.J. Simpson as he returned to a Las Vegas courtroom on Monday to ask for a new trial in the armed robbery-kidnapping case that sent him to prison in 2008.
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celebrity, crime, las vegas, celebrity crime, national/world
  • MC Hammer mugshot
  • MC Hammer suggests he was a victim of racial profiling when he was stopped and arrested by police in Dublin Thursday night.
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  • Oscar Pistorius
  • Nine days after his arrest in the shooting death of his girlfriend, Double-amputee track star Oscar Pistorius has been released on bail.
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  • South Africa's police head has appointed its top detective as the new lead investigator in the Oscar Pistorius murder case.
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  • In this Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2013 file photo, Investigating officer Hilton Botha, sits inside the court witness box during the Oscar Pistorius bail hearing at the magistrate court in Pretoria, South Africa. The lead investigator in the murder case against Oscar Pistorius faces attempted murder charges himself over a 2011 shooting, police said Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013, in another potentially damaging blow to the prosecution. Prosecutors said they were unaware of the charges against veteran detective Hilton Botha when they put him on the stand in court to explain why Pistorius should not be given bail in the Valentines Day shooting death of his girlfriend. Police Brig. Neville Malila told The Associated Press that Botha  who gave testimony in the Pistorius bail hearing on Wednesday  is scheduled to appear in court in May on seven counts of attempted murder related to an incident in October 2011 when Botha and two other police officers fired at a minibus they were trying to stop. (AP Photo/Themba Hadebe, File)
  • South Africa's police head has appointed its top detective as the new lead investigator in the Oscar Pistorius murder case.
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  • In this Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2013 file photo, Investigating officer Hilton Botha, sits inside the court witness box during the Oscar Pistorius bail hearing at the magistrate court in Pretoria, South Africa. The lead investigator in the murder case against Oscar Pistorius faces attempted murder charges himself over a 2011 shooting, police said Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013, in another potentially damaging blow to the prosecution. Prosecutors said they were unaware of the charges against veteran detective Hilton Botha when they put him on the stand in court to explain why Pistorius should not be given bail in the Valentines Day shooting death of his girlfriend. Police Brig. Neville Malila told The Associated Press that Botha  who gave testimony in the Pistorius bail hearing on Wednesday  is scheduled to appear in court in May on seven counts of attempted murder related to an incident in October 2011 when Botha and two other police officers fired at a minibus they were trying to stop. (AP Photo/Themba Hadebe, File)
  • South Africa's National Prosecuting Authority says a police detective leading the investigation into Oscar Pistorius should dropped from the case.
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  • MC Hammer mugshot
  • New details are coming out on rapper MC Hammer's arrest last week at the Hacienda Crossings Shopping Center in Dublin.
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  • MC Hammer mugshot
  • MC Hammer suggests he was a victim of racial profiling when he was stopped and arrested by police in Dublin Thursday night.
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  • Olympian Oscar Pistorius, foreground, stands following his bail hearing, as his brother Carl, left, and father Henke, second from left, look on in Pretoria, South Africa, Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2013.
  • Oscar Pistorius told a packed courtroom Tuesday that he shot his girlfriend to death by mistake.
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  • Oscar Pistorius
  • South Africa's City Press newspaper reports that police sources have said a bloody cricket bat will be a key piece of evidence in the Oscar Pistorius case.
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  • Oscar Pistorius
  • Oscar Pistorius' uncle says the Olympic athlete is "numb with shock, as well as grief" over the shooting death of his girlfriend.
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  • model Reeva Steenkamp
  • The woman who was shot dead in Olympian runner Oscar Pistorius' house was a model, a law school graduate and an entrepreneur.
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  • Olympian Pistorius charged with murder of girlfriend
  • Oscar Pistorius has been charged with the murder of his girlfriend after she was was shot inside the Olympic athlete's home.
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  • Comedian Katt Williams has bailed out of jail after his latest run in with the law.
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  • Comedian Katt Williams was arrested in Yolo County Friday night for evading an arrest warrant.
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  • Grammy-winning singer Chris Brown won't be charged with a crime after a woman claimed he snatched her cell phone when she tried to take his photo outside a Miami Beach club.
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  • Casey Anthony
  • The Florida sheriff's office that investigated Caylee Anthony's death says it overlooked a computer search for suffocation.
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  • Fans of Katt Williams are suing him after a profanity-laced tirade that brought an abrupt end to his recent performance in Oakland.
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  • Fans of Katt Williams are angry over his performance that abruptly ended when he got into a confrontation with a heckler.
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  • Comedian and rapper Katt Williams faces assault with a deadly weapon charges after being arrested in Oakland.
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  • Max Wade
  • A teenager accused of stealing a TV celebrity chef's Lamborghini and shooting at two people will have to stand trial in Marin County.
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  • Max Wade
  • A teenager accused of stealing a TV celebrity chef's Lamborghini and shooting at two people will have to stand trial in Marin County.
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  • Max Wade
  • A teenager charged with trying to kill a Mill Valley couple and stealing a celebrity chef's Lamborghini could face even more charges.
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  • Max Wade
  • Testimony began in the preliminary hearing for Max Wade, the teen charged with the attempted murder and the theft of Guy Fieri's Lamborghini.
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  • Chris Brown
  • Chris Brown's service records have come under scrutiny by a prosecutor and a judge, who are trying to ascertain their accuracy.
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celebrity, celebrity breakup, celebrity crime, domestic violence, entertainment
  • Max Wade
  • Police say the teen accused of stealing celebrity chef Guy Fieri's Lamborghini was the target of a breakout attempt Friday morning.
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marin county, san rafael, crime, celebrity, celebrity crime, inmates, food, television, north bay news, lyanne melendez
  • Max Wade
  • Police say the teen accused of stealing celebrity chef Guy Fieri's Lamborghini was the target of a breakout attempt Friday morning.
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  • Officials discuss the attempted jailbreak at the Marin County Juvenile Hall facility in San Rafael.
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  • Max Wade
  • Police say the teen accused of stealing celebrity chef Guy Fieri's Lamborghini was the target of a breakout attempt this morning.
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  • Grammy-winners guitar stolen from SF aparment
  • A woman whose Grammy Award-winning boyfriend's bass guitar was stolen is scrambling to get it back by Valentine's Day.
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  • Aretha Franklin performs at the House of Blues in Los Angeles.
  • What do you do if you're Aretha Franklin and you're about to get a parking ticket? You sing your way out of it.
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  • Despite pleas for leniency from family members, fans and supporters, a federal judge sentenced Grammy-winning reggae
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  • Lindsey Lohans white dress sells out online
  • The Kimberly Ovitz white dress Lindsey Lohan wore while walking into court Wednesday sold out online.
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  • Lindsay Lohan pleaded not guilty Wednesday to felony grand theft of a $2,500 necklace.
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  • Lindsay Lohan cries in court
  • 2010 is coming to an end and Hollywood always pops up at this time of year as a source of laughs and drama.
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music, movies, celebrity crime, entertainment
  • An actor who appeared in the film "The 40-Year-Old Virgin" was convicted Thursday of the attempted premeditated murder of his ex-girlfriend in a knife attack.
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  • Lindsay Lohan
  • Lohan was taken into custody Tuesday -- a bit late, but without incident -- to begin serving her jail sentence.
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