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Britney Spears Oops, I Delayed an Israeli Election

4/5/2017 2:15 PM PDT

Britney Spears did it again ... her concert has delayed an election in Israel.

The Israeli Labor Party has reportedly postponed its primary election from July 3 to July 4 since Brit's rolling into Tel Aviv the same day.

In a statement, the election committee for the Labor Party did not name Britney specifically -- but did say "the election date was delayed by one day due to the fact that there is a major event at Yarkon Park on July 3, 2017." That's where Britney's concert is going down.

Israeli journalist Tal Schneider broke the story ... the Labor Party apparently made the change so their party members could reach polling stations without all the foot traffic around ... and actually cast a vote.

Seems those Britney concerts are toxic for elections.

Waffle House Dine and Dash Man Falsely Accused Sues I Didn't Steal, I Left in Disgust!!

4/3/2017 12:30 AM PDT
EXCLUSIVE

Waffle House sent the cops after a man for not paying for his meal, but video evidence cleared him and now HE wants payback ... according to a new suit.

William Edmonson Jr. claims he and his son went to a Pensacola Waffle House for some grub in October 2015, but when his burger order got messed up ... he saw one of the workers grab the patty with his bare hands, peel the cheese off and throw it back on the grill. He says he was so repulsed, he and his boy left before they got their meals.

Here's where it gets interesting. According to the docs ... Waffle House falsely reported to cops that the Edmonsons ate their food and left without paying, and William got arrested and charged with theft MONTHS later.

However, Edmonson says Waffle House later turned over surveillance footage of the incident that showed he and his son left without ever receiving their food ... so the DA immediately dropped the charges.

Edmonson's still PISSED, though, and wants a whole lot of cash from the restaurant to make it right.

We reached out to Waffle House ... so far, no word back.

Pepe Aguilar Son Arrested for Smuggling 4 People

3/31/2017 12:40 AM PDT
EXCLUSIVE

Mariachi superstar Pepe Aguilar's son is the man who infamously attempted to smuggle 4 Chinese nationals into the U.S. by stuffing them in the trunk of his car ... according to U.S. Customs officials.

Customs and Border Control released the photo of the 4 people earlier this month, but no one realized the driver of the Chrysler 200 was connected to Aguilar -- a Grammy winning singer so popular he has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

Jose Emiliano Aguilar was stopped on March 14th at the border crossing between Tijuana and San Ysidro, CA. Agents were alerted when a K-9 unit got a whiff of the human cargo.

According to docs ... Jose unlocked the trunk and agents found 2 men and 2 women. Each had agreed to pay between $3k and $60k if they'd successfully made it into the country.

Jose has retained powerhouse attorney Jeremy Warren, who tells us ... "The Aguilars are a strong, tight-knit family. Nothing about this situation will change that."

Kim Kardashian It's the Tooth! I Have a Hidden Talent

3/30/2017 4:40 PM PDT

Kim Kardashian says her nose ALWAYS knows when it comes to rotting teeth ... and that's not just some BS her 'KUWTK' producers cooked up for the show.

We got Kim at Cuvee restaurant in West Hollywood, and asked about a very strange claim she once made about Lamar Odom's mouth. She totally doubled down.

The dentist will see you now.

Norman Rockwell $1M Stolen Painting Recovered By FBI ... 40 Years Later

3/30/2017 8:12 AM PDT

A famous Norman Rockwell painting now worth well over a million dollars has been recovered by the FBI after it was stolen from its owner in the '70s.

A lawyer for an anonymous individual called in to Philly's FBI headquarters last year and said their client was in possession of a stolen Rockwell painting -- 'Lazybones' -- and wanted it returned to its rightful owner.

The lawyer said their client had seen stories about the stolen painting in the media in recent years before realizing they had it themselves. They reportedly thought they'd had a copy, not the original. It was surrendered to authorities, and no charges were pursued.

Now, the painting will be returned to its owner, Susan Murta, who last saw it in 1976 at her parents' house when she was 18. The painting was stolen from Murta's family home in Cherry Hill, NJ during a burglary.

Murta's dad originally bought the painting for $75 after he accidentally hit it with a pool cue back in 1954. It's now reportedly worth more than $1 mil. 

Maine Oxford Comma Lawsuit Overtime Law Screws You, Me, & ... Appeals Court Agrees!!

3/16/2017 1:33 PM PDT

A bunch of dairy delivery drivers in Maine say the state's overtime law is unclear cause of a missing Oxford comma ... and no less than the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals agreed.

The drivers are suing their employer -- Portland-based Oakhurst Dairy -- for unpaid overtime wages, arguing they qualify for that dough because of the confusing way Maine's labor law is punctuated ... without a comma to distinguish who exactly is exempt.

The part of the law they're dissecting says overtime doesn't apply to employees involved in the "canning, processing, preserving, freezing, drying, marketing, storing, packing for shipment or distribution of: (1) Agriculture produce; (2) meat and fish products; and (3) perishable foods."

The drivers say because there's no comma before the words "or distribution" ... it means the law only applies to packers, not folks doing the actual distribution.  

At first, a lower court sided with Oakhurst, saying the law was quite clear ... but the appeals court said otherwise and sent it back down for further proceedings.

That makes this case crazy, amazing, and downright weird as hell.

Zak Bagans 'World's Most Haunted Object' is Mine Now ... But Don't Open It!!

3/4/2017 12:30 AM PST
EXCLUSIVE

Zak Bagans just scored the scariest piece of memorabilia to add to his twisted collection -- the original dybbuk box that inspired the movie "The Possession."

The "Ghost Adventures" star tells TMZ he bought the wine cabinet allegedly haunted by a dybbuk -- a restless, evil spirit that can possess the living ... if you're a believer like Zak. He says he bought it from the guys who lent its evil backstory to the 2012 horror film.

The dybbuk -- Yiddish for malicious spirit -- is commonly known as the "world's most haunted object" -- which explains why Zak paid tens of thousands of dollars for it.

We're told he plans to showcase it at his Haunted Museum in Las Vegas, but will NOT display it opened ... he's genuinely too terrified to do that. You'll have to be over 18 and sign a waiver just to view it.

Bagans is already the owner of Michael Jackson's Propofol chair and Dr. Kevorkian's death mobile.

Steve-O Jumps Off a Bridge From a Moving Trampoline

2/26/2017 3:03 PM PST
EXCLUSIVE

Steve-O wasn't satisfied to just jump off a bridge ... instead, he earned some style points by throwing a trampoline into the mix, and he's lucky to be alive.

The former "Jackass" star was in Tampa, FL Saturday pulling off the new stunt -- leaping off a high bridge into the Intracoastal Waterway from a trampoline mounted to the back of a pickup.

Seconds after his leap, Steve's friends shouted ... he could be dead. As it was, surviving was NOT pretty. 

As for WHY in the world he did this? He's Steve-O.

Angelina Jolie Cooking & Eating Spiders!

2/20/2017 11:18 AM PST

Angelina Jolie ain't whipping up any boring meatloaf for her brood ... instead she fries up a nice fat, juicy tarantula!

Angie did a big interview with the BBC to talk about her divorce, politics and raising her 6 kids. It was shot in Cambodia, and she decided to teach the reporter about local cuisine ... including crickets, scorpions and spiders.

She admits it's an acquired taste, but she's clearly way into it now. 

It's either disgusting or awesome ... or awesomely disgusting.

Rob Lowe I'm Looking for an Assistant Who Can Lift 25 lbs and Assumes Nothing!!!

1/31/2017 1:00 AM PST
EXCLUSIVE

Rob Lowe is in the market for a personal assistant, and the job qualifications are daunting.

Rob posted the job description on a website targeting personal assistants. Among the requirements:

-- Never assume anything

-- Ensure the CLIENT [Rob] is fed and has coffee throughout the day

-- Schedule haircuts every episode for the CLIENT

-- Ensure that the CLIENT HAS A DINNER PLAN IF ARRIVING HOME LATER THAN 8 PM in the evening

-- Make sure you let Estate staff know if the CLIENT wants a Jacuzzi turned on or a massage ordered for his arrival

-- Willing to travel on location as requested and serve as the CLIENT'S body man

-- Able to lift up to 25 pounds as required to support THE CLIENT

Unclear what weighs 25 pounds.  

Rob's team says the description doesn't match any pertaining to employment with him, but adds ... "We can confirm coffee is his number one priority in life."

Our sources insists the gig is with Rob. It pays $70k plus benefits. Takers?

'Stranger Things' Star Winona Wasn't Strange She Just Couldn't Hear

1/30/2017 11:13 AM PST
EXCLUSIVE

"Stranger Things" star Gaten Matarazzo has an explanation for Winona Ryder's bizarre facial reactions when the show won the Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series award ... the question, does it ring true?

Winona stole the show, but Gaten, who was leaving LAX Monday, thinks it's all good.

Back to the issue ... how could Winona not have heard what Harbour was saying?

'Bev Hills Pawn' Star Trump Hate Jacks Up Price of His Hair ... If You're into That

1/26/2017 12:20 AM PST
EXCLUSIVE

Yossi Dina's got a plan to turn Donald Trump's famous 'do into big dough ... thanks mostly to all the POTUS haters.

We asked the "Beverly Hills Pawn" star if he'd ever consider appraising a lock or 2 of Trump's hair, and he jumped all over it! Matter of fact, it sounds like he's been considering this very possibility.

Yossi's smart ... his sales pitch caters to the left and the right.

Shia LaBeouf Listen Up, Prez Trump ... You Will Not Divide Us

1/20/2017 4:02 PM PST

5:00 PM PST -- Shia called it a night ... but the stream's still going strong with random people now leading the chant. Shia LaBeouf has a 4 year plan, and we're pretty sure his point is -- President Trump will not divide us.

On the day Trump took office, Shia launched the most interesting protest we've seen yet. It's a live stream of Shia leading the chant, "He will not divide us" ... as people around him repeat the words.

He's been doing it over and over and over and over and over and ...

Well, just watch. It's unclear how long he can keep this up -- he says the stream will be live as long as Trump is Prez. This could become the most dangerous drinking game ever.

If you want to join him, Shia's set up outside the Museum of the Moving Image in NYC.

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