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49ers Star Ahmad Brooks

Accused In Sexual Assault Lawsuit

38 minutes ago BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

0506_Ahmad-Brooks_gettySan Francisco 49ers linebacker Ahmad Brooks has been accused of sexually assaulting a passed out woman at a then-teammate's home ... according to a lawsuit obtained by TMZ Sports.

The woman making the allegations is the same woman who previously claimed she was raped by Ray McDonald ... a former 49ers defensive end who now plays for the Chicago Bears. 

McDonald had sued the woman for defamation ... after the San Jose PD investigated the allegations but dropped the case due to insufficient evidence.  

Now, the woman is firing back in the defamation lawsuit -- claiming she believes there is SURVEILLANCE VIDEO from the night in question ... which shows part of the alleged sexual assault. 

According to the docs obtained by TMZ Sports, the woman says on December 14th, 2014 she was at McDonald's home and slipped and fell on the deck around his swimming pool, knocking herself unconscious for more than 8 minutes.  

While she was blacked out, the woman claims the video will show McDonald's friend Brooks "groped her person in a sexual manner."

She claims McDonald then carried her up to his bedroom where he had sex with her ... without her consent. 

The woman -- who hired Gloria Allred as her attorney in the matter -- is going after McDonald for assault and battery, false imprisonment and infliction of emotional distress. Ditto for Brooks. She and Allred just held a news conference to talk about the case. 

We've reached out to Brooks for comment -- so far, no word back. 

Brad Pitt & Angelina Jolie

Selling New Orleans Mansion

Big Easy Future Unclear

5/6/2015 10:47 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

0506-brad-angelina-house-sell-NOLA-LATTER-AND-BLUM-01Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie are selling the New Orleans mansion they bought after Hurricane Katrina ... and it's unclear if they'll stay in the Big Easy.

You'll recall ... after the 2005 disaster leveled part of New Orleans, Brad and Angelina came to town and became extremely active in rebuilding the community. They bought the mansion a year later for $3.5 million and said they would remain embedded in the community.

Brad and Angelina were true to their words and spent a substantial amount of time in the city with their family.  

But now they're moving on, selling the 5 bedroom, 3.2 bathroom home in the French Quarter. We're told the house has Brad Pitt's touch ... which is awesome, because he's an architectural aficionado who has masterfully restored a number of notable estates.

Real estate sources tell TMZ, Brad and Angelina have listed the home at $6.5 million. 

For obvious reasons, prospective buyers are not allowed to take pictures of the interior.

As for their next move, Brad and Angelina's reps would not say if they plan on buying another home in New Orleans.

Terrence Howard

Here's How My Ex-Wife

Extorted Me Over My Penis

5/6/2015 9:10 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

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Terrence Howard says he has hard proof his ex-wife extorted him ... threatening to expose details about his genitals to the world unless he paid her handsomely. 

Terrence just filed legal docs in his spousal support war with Michelle, who got 5 years worth of support for a marriage that only lasted a year. It's way more than the norm. 

Terrence now says he agreed to pay her for 5 years because she extorted him, and he says some of it is on tape. He says while they were bickering about the amount of support he'd pay her she threatened to release naked photos and video of him unless she got what she wanted. 

In the docs filed by his attorney Brian Kramer, Terrence says he secretly recorded her saying, "I can make a good $2 million right now ... you want to see your little **** out there in front of TV?"

Terrence says he has her on tape saying she will tell every woman in the world he gave her an STD.

He says she's also caught on tape saying, "Trust me, you're f****** with the wrong person. You f***** with me way too much. I will f****** bury you deep in the ground." 

Terrence wants the judge to throw out the settlement agreement so he doesn't have to pay the balance. The settlement runs for another year, but she'd be entitled to a big chunk of his "Empire" salary, which is expected to swell for season 2.

Ex-Ravens RB

Arrested In Florida

In Alleged Check Bouncing Scam

5/6/2015 9:11 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

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Former Baltimore Ravens running back Damien Berry -- who started for the Miami Hurricanes in 2010 -- was arrested this morning in Florida ... after allegedly bouncing more than $100k in bad checks. 

TMZ Sports has confirmed ... the 25-year-old, who was part of the Ravens 2013 Super Bowl championship team, is currently locked up in Lee County jail on a warrant from Maryland. 

We're told Berry is facing 1 count of bouncing a check over $100k and 1 count of unauthorized removal of property. 

In other words, it seems like officials believe he bought something with bad checks ... and illegally took possession of the goods. 

Berry recently came under fire in Baltimore ... after it was reported he sold his Super Bowl ring to an auction house ... reports that Berry initially denied. 

Pro Surfer Jadson Andre

I Farted 48 Times

In One Night!

5/6/2015 8:51 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

Jadson Andre is one of the TOP surfers in the world ... he's also one of the best farters in the world -- telling TMZ Sports he once ripped off 48 ass blasts ... IN ONE NIGHT!!!

Andre was loading up his boards at LAX -- when one of his friends played us the audio from his legendary session ... and Andre totally owned up to it. 

For the record, Andre's pre-fart meal ... beans. 

#TheMusicalFruit 

'Trap Queen' Rapper Fetty Wap

I Didn't Get My Eye Shot Out!

That Should Be Obvious

5/6/2015 8:10 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

Now that Fetty Wap is blowing up with his hit "Trap Queen" ... he wants to clear up the biggest rumor about how he lost his left eye, and says the truth is as obvious as the nose on his face.

We got the rapper in NYC after a late night TV appearance ... and just as Fetty was schooling our photog about losing his eye to glaucoma -- Fetty's mom popped up and taught him something he never knew about the eye.

You also gotta hear the Jersey native explain why all that talk about him getting blasted with a shotgun ... makes ZERO sense. Watch ... you will definitely say, "Duh!"

Pierre Garcon

Legal Weed Could Be Great

For My Pizza Biz!

5/6/2015 7:25 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

Legal weed in Washington D.C. means legal munchies in Washington D.C. ... which could be HUGE for the pizza business ... and NFL star Pierre Garcon says he's ready for the boom!!! 

The Washington Redskins wide receiver -- one of the founders of SpinFire Pizza -- just opened his 2nd location ... this one just miles from the nation's capital, where weed became legal back in March. 

"Hopefully, it helps my business," Garcon joked with TMZ Sports ... "but hopefully, not too many people get in trouble with the marijuana in the league."

As far as the pizza business goes, Garcon says he's trying to catch up to Peyton Manning ... who owns 21 Papa John's locations in the Denver area -- and is CRUSHING it, btw. 

"I'm trying to grow like he is!"

2 down, 19 to go! 

Mariah Carey

KILLS IT In Vegas Rehearsal

Nails the High Notes

5/6/2015 1:00 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

Mariah Carey is unreal ... we got audio of her full dress rehearsal for her Vegas show which opens tonight, and she sounds as good as she did in 1990 when she hit #1 with "Vision of Love."

Mariah performed for more than an hour Monday night to a packed house at The Colosseum at Caesar's Palace, and you gotta hear it. She hits every high note and sounds flawless.  

We got audio from someone in the audience ... filled with various people who work in Vegas-related businesses. We posted a minute-and-a-half and sampled 4 songs. Wait till you hear her hit the high notes in "Emotions."

As for the naysayers who claimed she wasn't rehearsing enough ... whatever she did was clearly enough.

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Dave Chappelle

QUIT BITCHIN ABOUT THE FIGHT

... It Wasn't That Bad!

5/6/2015 6:10 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

Mayweather vs. Pacquiao wasn't a rip-off ... it wasn't a let down ... it was a PRETTY GOOD FIGHT ... so says Dave Chappelle

Dave -- who occasionally trains at Manny's Wild Card Boxing Club gym -- was out in L.A. Tuesday and told us something that virtually NO ONE has said about the fight ... "I enjoyed it."

So, why did the fight get so much hate from critics?! 

Dave says he thinks it's because a lot of people who don't usually watch boxing tuned in ... and "they don't understand that it was a pretty good fight."

"Those guys are excellent."

So, what are Dave's thoughts on a rematch? Check out the clip.  

'Love and Hip Hop'

Ain't No Love Here!

Mally Mall & Nikki Hit the Skids Again

5/6/2015 12:50 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

Mally Mall and Nikki Mudarris Break Up Again
Hip-hop producer Mally Mall must be bored with love triangles -- the "Love & Hip Hop: Hollywood" star is breaking up with Nikki Mudarris again, but this time THREE other chicks are involved.

Mall and Nikki are known to be on-again/off-again (a recurring theme from Season 1) and their relationship status was set to OFF after a blowup over a Las Vegas fight weekend party. 

According to our sources, the couple was supposed to host a Mayweather/Pacquiao party at a rented house in town, but Mally showed up with three chicks that weren't Nikki ... and she didn't show up at all.

Season 2 is just writing itself.

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James Van Der Beek

'CSI: Cyber' Made Me a Hacking Expert

5/6/2015 12:40 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

"CSI: Cyber" has turned James Van Der Beek into a full-fledged cyber-geek ... and he knows exactly how to keep your online info on lockdown.

Our photog tested the actor to see if he'd learned any tips as Agent Elijah Mundo on how people could protect their Facebook info ... and gotta say, he really surprised us with some deep knowledge.

He's impressive ... think about what he says before you start posting selfies.

#beekhacks

Armie Hammer's Wife

I'm Finally Getting Hammered!!!

5/6/2015 12:30 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

0505-hammer-chambers-tmz-01Elizabeth Chambers is finally ditching something she's held near and dear to her -- her maiden name.

Chambers and Armie Hammer were married back in 2010 ... but she never took his name, choosing instead to go by Elizabeth Crawley Buntin Chambers (no Downton Abbey relation).

The Lone Ranger's wife has filed docs in LA -- asking to legally become Elizabeth Chambers Hammer.

Several benefits ... being a Hammer's a good thing, it's easier to write, plus she now has a pass to rock parachute pants ... they're making a big comeback!

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Ex-NBA Star Larry Johnson

26 Million Reasons He Needs to PAY ME

... Says Baby Mama

5/6/2015 12:45 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

0505_larry_johnson_gettyFormer NBA star Larry Johnson isn't broke at all, and actually stashed $26 million in a private account years ago ... according to one of his FOUR baby mamas. 

TMZ Sports broke the story... Johnson filed for bankruptcy in March. According to court docs, some of the debt is owed to his myriad maternal units.

Now, Laura Tate -- one of those mothers -- has filed docs saying Johnson has only been paying her $1,000 per month for child support ... when he's supposed to be forking over $11k. She also says he set up a trust in 2006, and filled it with the $26 mil.

Tate wants the judge to liquidate LJ's assets so she can collect $870k. She's also got beef because she says some of the other baby mamas are getting more than her.

We reached out to Johnson... so far no word back.

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