Articles Posted July 2008

  • Jacob The Jeweller Sues Wycleff From Jail

    Jacob The Jeweller Sues Wycleff From Jail

    Jailed New York jeweller Jacob Arabov’s company is suing ex-Fugees star Wyclef Jean over non-payment of bills.

    Lawyers for Jacob and Company Incorporated claim the hip-hop star owes money for watches and jewellery he bought.

    In court papers filed in New York on Tuesday, the jewellery firm’s bosses claim Wyclef `bought’ several items between March 2002 and January 2006 for a total of $765,100 and still owes almost $320,000, despite “repeated demands for payment”.

  • Winehouse’s Dad Attacks False Reports

    Winehouse’s Dad Attacks False Reports

    Amy Winehouse’s father Mitch is furious about reports stating he’s convinced the star’s recent hospital dash was the result of her being spiked with ecstasy – insisting he never made the claims.

    The Back To Black hitmaker was admitted to hospital on Monday after she fell ill at her London home.

    The singer’s spokesman subsequently released a statement blaming her condition on an adverse reaction to medication she is taking to help kick her drug addiction.

  • Jerry Lewis Gets Stopped At Airport With Gun In Baggage

    Jerry Lewis Gets Stopped At Airport With Gun In Baggage

    Veteran comedian Jerry Lewis was tackled by guards at Las Vegas’s McCarran Airport on Friday after they found a gun in his carry-on luggage.

    Staff spotted the weapon in the 82 year old’s bag as it passed through an X-ray machine. He was cited for carrying a concealed weapon without a permit and released.

  • Winehouse In Breast Lump Scarre

    Winehouse In Breast Lump Scarre

    Amy Winehouse has found a lump in her breast, according to reports.

    Medical tests have shown that the lump is benign – but it is the latest in a string of health scares for the singer.

    The Back To Black hitmaker was rushed to hospital on Monday after suffering a reaction to medication at her London home.

    Winehouse was hidden by a red blanket and transported to a waiting ambulance by wheelchair as police arrived at the scene.

  • Jacobs Weds In Paris?

    Jacobs Weds In Paris?

    Fashion designer Marc Jacobs has reportedly married his Brazilian boyfriend in a civil ceremony in Paris, France.

    Jacobs is said to have exchanged vows with advertising executive Lorenzo Martone in a Civil Solidarity Pact on Sunday. The pacts were instituted in France in 1999, but are not legally binding.

    A source told the New York Post’s PageSix: “He (Jacobs) is totally excited. He said he’s head-over-heels in love with Lorenzo. His life is coming together now.”

  • Winehouse Back In Hospital

    Winehouse Back In Hospital

    Amy WinehouseAmy Winehouse┬áhas been rushed to hospital following a “crazy scene” at her London home.

    The troubled singer was hidden by a red blanket and transported to a waiting ambulance by wheelchair.

    Police arrived at the scene and helped the singer’s frantic father Mitch block the view of awaiting paparazzi with a sheet, to prevent the hoardes of snappers from getting a shot of the ailing star.

  • Winehouse Cuts Herself To Ease Pain Of Drug Withdrawal Says Dad

    Winehouse Cuts Herself To Ease Pain Of Drug Withdrawal Says Dad

    Amy Winehouse deliberately cuts herself to ease the pain of drug withdrawal, according to her father Mitch.

    The Back to Black hitmaker has sparked concern on several occasions after appearing in public seemingly showing signs of self-abuse – mainly cuts on her arms.

    And the superstar’s dad has revealed that her jailed husband Blake Fielder-Civil believes self-harm eases the comedown from drugs.