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Los Angeles, CA (CNN) -- The charge that Justin Bieber assaulted his limo driver in Toronto in December has been dropped. Prosecutors decided there was "no reasonable prospect" of convicting Bieber of striking his limo driver on the back of his head, said Brendan Crawley, a spokesman for the Ontario attorney general's office. The dismissal comes just days after Bieber, 20, was arrested on a new assault charge in an alleged fight with a minivan driver in Canada. Bieber's attorneys have been busy this year following three arrests in January, but all of those c
Mahattan, NY (CNN) -- Joan Rivers remains on life support five days after suffering respiratory and cardiac arrest during a medical procedure, her daughter said Tuesday. Melissa Rivers has shared few details with the public about her mother's condition since she was rushed to Manhattan's Mount Sinai Hospital Thursday. "On behalf of my mother and our family, we are extremely grateful for all the love and support we've received," she said in her latest statement. "At this time she does remain on life support.
Perth County, Ontario (CNN) -- Justin Bieber was arrested on assault and dangerous driving charges stemming from an alleged fight after his ATV collided with a mini-van in Canada Friday, a police spokesman told CNN Tuesday. The alleged incident happened on a road in Perth County, Ontario, the community where Bieber, 20, lived as a child. "Investigation revealed that after colliding, the driver of the ATV and an occupant of the minivan engaged in a physical altercation," Ontario Provincial
San Francisco, CA (CNN) - Robin Williams was sober, but was struggling with depression, anxiety and the early stages of Parkinson's disease when he died, his widow said Thursday. Williams was found dead in his Northern California home Monday from what investigators suspect was a suicide by hanging. While fans and friends have looked for answers to why the 63-year-old comedy icon would take his own life, his wife, Susan Schneider, issued a written statement that could shed some light. "S
Mansfield, MA (CNN) -- A teenage girl was raped at same Keith Urban show where 20 people got so drunk they were hospitalized, police said. The attack happened in front of a large crowd of other concertgoers on the lawn of the Xfinity Center, an outdoor amphitheater in Mansfield, Massachusetts, on Saturday night, a police statement said. The rape ended when a woman in the crowd pushed the alleged attacker off the victim and he fled, police said. Sean Murphy, 18, was arrested "a short time later" and charged with rape, police said. "Officers conducting the
Buckinghamshire, England (CNN) -- Harrison Ford suffered a broken leg, not an injured ankle as the studio previously said, on the "Star Wars" set last week, his publicist said Thursday. "Harrison Ford's left leg was broken in an accident," spokeswoman Ina Treciokas said in a statement to CNN. She didn't say how long the actor would be out of work, but he is apparently on the road to recovery. "His surgery was successful and he will begin rehab shortly," Treciokas said.
New Jersey (CNN) -- The truck that rear-ended comedian Tracy Morgan's limo was speeding 20 mph over the limit, and its driver was approaching federal limits on how long he...
LOS ANGELES (CNN) -- "Today is the day" a Los Angeles prosecutor will charge Justin Bieber with vandalism in the egging of his neighbor's mansion, a source involved in the case told CNN on Monday. The Los Angeles County district attorney has been considering the case since February, when sheriff's investigators recommended that Bieber, 20, be charged with felony vandalism for the January incident. The vandalism case is what lawyers call a "wobbler," meaning the district attorney must decide if it will be prosecuted as a felony -- which could have much more serious consequences for the si
LOS ANGELES (CNN) -- A man arrested at Sandra Bullock's Los Angeles home allegedly was inside for several hours before police were called early Sunday. Joshua James Corbett, 39, also owned an illegal machine gun, although he did not have it with him when he allegedly broke into the actress's home, a Los Angeles prosecutor said Tuesday. Corbett, from Montrose, California, was charged Tuesday with felony counts of residential burglary, stalking and possession of a machine gun, according to Deputy District Attorney Wendy Segall. The prosecutor will ask that bond for Corbett be set at $18
LOS ANGELES (CNN) -- Michael Jace, who played a Los Angeles cop in TV's "The Shield," has been charged in the fatal shooting of his wife, police said Tuesday. April Jace, 40, was found shot to death in her south Los Angeles home by police called there to investigate a shooting, Los Angeles Police Detective Lyman Doster said. "At this moment the motive of the murder is believed to be domestic violence," a police news release said. Investigators detained Jace, 51, at the couple's Hyde Park area home Monday night and booked the actor on a homicide charge early