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Colombian singers Shakira, right, and Carlos Vives, background, arrive at court in Madrid, Spain, Wednesday, March 27, 2019.  (AP Photo)

Spanish Court Clears Shakira, Carlos Vives of Plagiarism

A Spanish court has cleared Colombian singers Shakira and Carlos Vives of a plagiarism claim after rejecting a lawsuit brought against them by a Cuban-born singer and producer.
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This Aug. 14, 2009 file photo shows a van decorated with "Woodstock or Bust" at the original Woodstock Festival site in Bethel, N.Y. (AP Photo/Stephen Chernin, File)

Woodstock 50 Concert Organizers Sue Investor That Backed Out

On Thursday, a judge in New York has ordered London-based Dentsu Aegis Networks not to make any further comments on the future of the 50th Anniversary Festival at least until a hearing on Monday, after the festival's organizers sued the former investor.
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Brothers Sue Jussie Smollett's Lawyers, Claiming Defamation

Two brothers who said they helped Jussie Smollett stage a racist and homophobic attack against himself are suing the "Empire" actor's attorneys including Geragos, for defamation.
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In this Nov. 3, 2011 file photo, U.S. actors Johnny Depp, left, and Amber Heard arrive for the European premiere of their film, "The Rum Diary," in London. (AP Photo/Joel Ryan, File)

'Aquaman' Star Amber Heard Request To Drop Ex-Husband Johnny Depp's Lawsuit

Heard is asking a judge to dismiss a $50 million defamation lawsuit her ex-husband Johnny Depp filed over a Washington Post op-ed she wrote about domestic violence.
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Jussie Smollett

City of Chicago Sues Jussie Smollett For Investigative Costs

Chicago filed a lawsuit against Jussie Smollett on Thursday in a bid to recoup the costs of investigating a racist, anti-gay attack that authorities say was orchestrated by the "Empire" actor as a publicity stunt.
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'Empire' actor Jussie Smollett, center, arrives at the Leighton Criminal Court Building for his hearing on Thursday, March 14, 2019, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Matt Marton)

Chicago To Sue Jussie Smollett For Costs of Investigation

A deadline is looming for Smollett to pay over $130,000 to Chicago to cover part of the costs of an investigation into his report of a racist, anti-gay attack or risk getting slapped with a civil lawsuit.
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Colombian singers Shakira, right, and Carlos Vives, background, arrive at court in Madrid, Spain, Wednesday, March 27, 2019.  (AP Photo)

Shakira Defends Her Song Against Plagiarism In Spanish Court

Shakira and Carlos Vives have previously rejected allegations made by a Cuban-born singer and producer that they had plagiarized his work in their award-winning music hit "La Bicicleta".
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3/12/2019 - File photo dated 17/12/18 of mixed martial artist Conor McGregor, who has been charged with robbery in the US after allegedly stamping on a fan's mobile phone. (Photo by PA Images/Sipa USA)

MMA Fighter Conor McGregor Sued In South Florida

Mixed martial artist and boxer Conor McGregor is facing a civil lawsuit after being charged in South Florida with stealing the cellphone of someone who was trying to take his photo.
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In this Aug. 7, 2018 file photo, Alfonso Ribeiro arrives at the Disney/ABC 2018 Television Critics Association Summer Press Tour in Beverly Hills, Calif. Ribeiro is suing creators of Fortnite and NBA 2K for using his famous dance as Carlton from "The Fres

'Fresh Prince' Actor Drops 'Carlton Dance' Suit Against Video Game Maker

Alfonso Ribeiro has dropped a lawsuit against the makers of the video game "Fortnite" over its use of the "Carlton" dance he did on the show.
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Mariah Carey and Stella Stolper (Photo credit: Michael Loccisano/Staff/Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)

Ex-Mariah Carey Manager Accuses Trump Associate of Hacking

Stella Stolper, a former manager for the singer Mariah Carey, sued Felix Sater, a Russia-born businessman and his personal assistant, alleging they created an electronic backdoor to tap into her computers, smart phones and other devices.
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