Fergie is Pregnant
FERGIE and JOSH DUHAMEL are expecting their first child.
--Fergie broke the news on Twitter, by posting a composite photo of the two of them as babies, along with the caption, quote, "Josh & Me & BABY makes three!!! #mylovelybabybump."
--Fergie is 37 . . . Josh is 40. They got married in 2009.
Did Alec Baldwin Shout a Racial Slur at a Black Photographer?
Stop me if you've heard this one: ALEC BALDWIN blew up at a newspaper reporter and her photographer on Sunday morning. And his tirade allegedly included a RACIAL SLUR.
--Alec was walking his dogs when a female reporter for the "New York Post" tried to ask him about a lawsuit that was recently filed against his wife by one of her yoga students who got injured.
--The woman says Baldwin took her by the arm and said, quote, "I want you to choke to death."
--Then he turned on her photographer, who's black. He reportedly called the guy a "crackhead", a "drug dealer" and a racial slur that RHYMES WITH "MOON".
--It turns out the guy is actually a retired NYPD officer, and he showed Baldwin an ID proving it. Baldwin called it FAKE.
--Alec and the photographer both filed harassment claims against each other.
--Baldwin later Tweeted, quote, "Thank u 2 NYPD officers who came to my home 2day so that I could file a formal complaint against NY Post 'photographer' who assaulted me."
--Then he added, quote, "Ralston claims he's ex NYPD!! That can't be!!! Ex NYPD don't become crackhead, ex jailhouse paparazzi!"
--The photographer's name is NOT "Ralston". There's no word what Baldwin meant by that.
--Baldwin has since removed those Tweets, but he later issued a statement saying, quote, "The claim of racist remarks is one of the most outrageous things I've heard in my life."
--He also posted another Tweet saying, quote, "I find it ironic that my [charitable] foundation's last grant was $50,000 to the Arthur Ashe Learning Center."
Taylor Swift is Being Sued by a Concert Ticket Company
TAYLOR SWIFT is being sued by a Canadian ticket company for KEEPING the $2.5 million they paid her in advance . . . even though the concert was cancelled and she never performed.
--This was the "Capital Hoedown" and it was supposed happen last August in Ottawa, Canada.
--Taylor is actually being sued for $1.8 million . . . because that's what the ticket company had to hand out in refunds. So even if Taylor DID fork that over, she would still walk away with some $700,000.
--Taylor's people told TMZ that their deal was not with the ticket company . . . so she's not responsible for the refunds. They also claim they have not yet seen the lawsuit.
Has "X Factor" Dumped Khloe Kardashian?
The "New York Post" claims "X Factor" has dumped KHLOE KARDASHIAN, who hosted Season Two alongside MARIO LOPEZ.
--A so-called "insider" says Mario was asked to come back for Season Three, but Khloe wasn't.
--Khloe hasn't commented . . . and a spokesperson for "X Factor" would only say that no talent decisions have been made for the upcoming season.