A Paparazzo Was Killed Taking Pictures of Justin Bieber’s Car
Police say a paparazzo was hit by a car and killed after taking photos of Justin Bieber's white Ferrari on a Los Angeles street.
--Los Angeles police Officer James Stoughton says the photographer, who was not identified, died at a hospital shortly after the crash Tuesday evening. Stoughton says Bieber was not in the Ferrari at the time.
-The sports car was parked on the side of Sepulveda Boulevard near Getty Center Drive after a traffic stop. The photographer was struck as he walked across the boulevard after taking pictures.
--Stoughton says no charges are likely to be filed against the motorist who hit the man.
--USA Today reports a call to a spokesperson for the singer was not immediately returned Tuesday night.
Parents-To-Be Kanye and Kim Ring In the New Year In Vegas
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West celebrated the start of a new year and their baby on the way in Las Vegas.
--Kim hosted a New Year's Eve event at 1OAK Nightclub at The Mirage. "So happy to be surrounded with all my friends & some of my fam! Gonna be a fun night!" she tweeted. Kanye West was by her side for the fun.
--It was Kim's first public appearance since Kanye announced Sunday that they're expecting a baby this summer. Kim is 12 weeks along, according to E! News.
Kardashian told ETonline at the New Year's Eve event that pregnancy is harder than she imagined. She also said she has been taking a lot of naps.
--TMZ is reporting that Kim says the baby will "NEVER" be on the family's reality show,Keeping Up With the Kardashians, or have its own spinoff. She also has rejected the idea of a Kim Gives Birth TV special, TMZ says.
Michael Phelps Breaks Up With His Girlfriend
Michael Phelps is once again a single man.
The 22-time Olympic medalist swimmer has split from his model girlfriend of nine months Megan Rossee, TMZ reports. Phelps, 27, pulled the plug on their romance when he felt that the relationship wasn't going anywhere, sources tell TMZ.
--Phelps first stepped out with Los Angeles-based model Rossee, 25, in August at a London Olympic event, but the couple had officially dated since March 2012.
--Though he retired from swimming after his success at the London Games, Phelps isn't going to spend 2013 just hanging around. The newly single athlete will appear on the Golf Channel's Haney Project in February.
Dancing With The Stars Judge Len Goodman Secretly Marries Longtime Girlfriend
Len Goodman is going into 2013 a newlywed! The 68-year-old judge on ABC's Dancing With the Stars married his longtime girlfriend, dance teacher Sue Barrett, Sunday in London, the U.K. Daily Mailreports.
--Goodman and his girlfriend of 10 years, 47, invited just 30 friends and family members to the ceremony, which was disguised as an intimate lunch. Both dressed in blue, the couple were married by Westminster superintendent registrar Alison Cathcart, according to The Daily Mail.
--After they swapped vows, the newlyweds and their guests enjoyed a five-course meal and champagne reception.