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Chelsea Handler is bidding farewell to her E! series, "Chelsea Lately." On Tuesday's series finale,Chelsea enlisted an all-star group of celebrities to help sing a special version of "We Are The World." Among the other stars who lent their voices to the farewell tune were Gerard Butler, Fergie, Tim Gunn, Avril Lavigne, Kathy Griffin, Tim Allen, Sammy Hagar, Josh Gad, and Alanis Morissette. Following the song, Chelsea thanked her crew as well as her fans. She also promised to see them soon when she starts her new gig on Netflix.

#PPLFatalFinale was trending this morning…don't worry…I won't spoil it for you but I will say that a MAJOR character died last night!

MILEY CYRUS…she is going off on the media for reporting that the homeless guy she brought to the "VMAs" has a criminal record, and could go back home to his mother if he wanted to. She Tweeted, quote, "The media never fails to disappoint. You've chosen to go after Jesse instead of covering the issue of youth homelessness."

"TV Guide" is reporting that a "Full House" REVIVAL is in the works . . . and a lot of the original cast members are involved. In fact, everyone is down . . . except there's no word on Lori Loughlin, or Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen. It's unclear how close this is to actually happening . . . but it sounds serious enough that it could be pitched to networks.

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"Breaking Bad" went out in style, capturing five Emmys for its final season . . . including Outstanding Drama, Lead Actor in a Drama for BRYAN CRANSTON and Supporting Actor in a Drama for AARON PAUL. Cranston's TV wife ANNA GUNN also won for Supporting Actress in a Drama.

But it came in second to "Sherlock: His Last Vow", which snagged seven Emmys, including Best Actor in a Miniseries or Movie for BENEDICT CUMBERBATCH.

"Modern Family" won Outstanding Comedy Series for the fifth straight year, and TY BURRELL won for Supporting Actor in a Comedy for the second time since 2011.

JIM PARSONS won his fourth Emmy for Lead Actor in a Comedy for "The Big Bang Theory"

JULIA LOUIS-DREYFUS won Lead Actress in a Comedy for "Veep".

And JULIANNA MARGULIES won Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama for "The Good Wife". She also won it in 2010.

Finally, there was one bit that actually upset a lot of people. During the usual, boring speech by the Television Academy president, they put SOFIA VERGARA on a spinning platform so everyone could ogle her.

"Two and a Half Men" star ASHTON KUTCHER tops the annual "Forbes" list of "The Highest-Paid Male TV Actors."

MILEY CYRUS is among the stars stopping by tonight's series finale of "Chelsea Lately." The singer will be on hand to perform, as CHELSEA HANDLER ends her seven-year run hosting the E!

In music news:
"My Everything", Ariana Grande's new album drops today

PRINCE plans to release not one, but two new albums on September 30th. Special events and live dates are expected to accompany the release.

"Blended" starring Adam Sandler and Drew Barrymore is new on DVD

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Beyonce and Jay Z may have finally managed put speculation about their rumored divorce to rest. The private couple shared a very public emotional moment together at Sunday night's MTV Video Music Awards. The rapper carried their baby girl Blue Ivy onto the stage to present her with the coveted Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award.

When her name was called for the night's biggest honor of Video of the Year, Miley let a young man named Jesse do the talking for her. He represents one of Los Angeles' homeless young people.

Other winners from last night:

Best Male Video: Ed Sheeran, "Sing"

Best Female Video: Katy Perry, "Dark Horse"

Best Hip-Hop Video: Drake, "Hold On (We're Going Home)"

Best Pop Video: Ariana Grande, "Problem"

Artist to Watch: Fifth Harmony, "Miss Movin' On"

Best Rock Video: Lorde, "Royals"

Best 'Lyric Video': 5 Seconds of Summer, "Don't Stop"

IGGY AZALEA fell off the stage while performing her song "Fancy" at a pre-"VMA" show in L.A. on Friday. It looked pretty rough . . . but her security guards were able to quickly pull her back onto the stage. She's fine.

One of NICKI MINAJ'S backup dancers was bitten by a boa constrictor during rehearsals for her "VMA" performance of "Anaconda". She was taken to the hospital, but the injury was NOT life threatening.

Suge Knight was on of three people shot during the incident at Hollywood's 1Oak Club. The shooting took place during a pre-party for the MTV Video Music Awards and was hosted by Chris Brown. MTV has distanced itself from the incident, saying the party was not affiliated with the network.

True Blood is over. The series finale aired last night. Mixed reviews on Twitter.

Billy Crystal will lead the tribute to Williams at the Emmys tonight. Seth Myers will host on NBC.

Guardians of the Galaxy reclaimed the #1 spot at the box office from Ninja Turtles with less than a million dollars separating the two. If I Stay debuted in 3rd place with $16.5 million and When the Game Stands Tall made $9 million at #5. The "Sin City" sequel bombed HARD at the box office, bringing in just $6.5 million to open in 8th place. The original earned nearly $30 million in 2005.
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"Expect the unexpected" is the motto of this Sunday's MTV Video Music Awards. The most-anticipated performance of the night will be coming from Beyonce, who is being honored with the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award this year. Taylor Swift will also take the stage. Opening the show is rising diva Ariana Grande, who will be joined by Nicki Minaj and Jessie J for the first-ever performance of their hit "Bang Bang." Other performers include Five Seconds of Summer, Maroon Five, Iggy Azalea and more.

NICK CANNON admitted yesterday that he and MARIAH CAREY are separated. He said, quote, "There is trouble in paradise. We have been living in separate houses for a few months." Mariah's rep refused to comment, saying her focus is, quote, "on her children and her upcoming tour." Meanwhile...TMZ says the pair's lawyers struck up a confidentiality agreement, which bars him from sharing details of their divorce - or face 'severe financial penalties'.

A woman who appeared on the VH1 show "Dating Naked" is suing the network because they aired an UNCENSORED shot of her CROTCH.

CHRIS PRATT visited the Children's Hospital in L.A. dressed as his "Guardians of the Galaxy" character Star Lord. He spent more than three hours there, talking to kids, letting them try on his outfit and handing out toys. Then he hung with them for a screening of the movie.

Every episode of the Simpsons is now airing back-to-back on FXX through September 1st. That's 25 years and 552 episodes of "Simpsons" history, plus "The Simpsons Movie." It's the longest marathon in TV history. The marathon will lead up to the 26th season of "The Simpsons," which will premiere on Fox on September 28th.

"Sin City: A Dame to Kill For" is in theaters this weekend. It's up against the teen drama "If I Stay" and the high school football movie "When the Game Stands Tall".

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Baby Got Class -- A back to school parody

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The NFL doesn't pay musical acts to perform on the Super Bowl halftime show . . . and now, they're reportedly trying to get musicians to pay THEM for the PRIVILEGE of taking the stage. Supposedly, the league has narrowed their wish list down to three names: RIHANNA, KATY PERRY, and COLDPLAY . . . and they've been checking around to see if any of them would PAY to play.

A comedy trailer for next week's Emmys is reuniting the stars of "Breaking Bad." Instead of taking on their former roles as meth makers Walter White and Jesse Pinkman, Bryan Cranston and Aaron Paul play the hillbilly owners of the "Barely Legal Pawn Shop."

"Dancing With The Stars" is reportedly opening up another seat at the judges' table and Julianne Hough may be the one to fill it. The 19th season of "Dancing With The Stars" will premiere September 15th on ABC.

Forbes has released its annual list of the "World's Highest-Paid Models" . . . and for the EIGHTH year in a row, GISELE BUNDCHEN sits comfortably at the top. She made $47 MILLION over the past year. Gisele also made more than her husband TOM BRADY, who earned $31.3 million last year.

A move is underway to name a Bay Area tunnel after the late actor Robin Williams. There are now more than 71-hundred signatures on an online petition on to rename the Waldo Tunnel after Williams.

Nicki Minaj is heating up the summer with the video for her new single "Anaconda." Released early Wednesday, the video features plenty of steamy scenes…Nicki in a bikini, Drake also makes a cameo and receives a lap dance from Nicki. "Anaconda" will appear on Nicki Minaj's upcoming album, "The Pink Print."

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The voice that introduced the cast of "Saturday Night Live" for nearly four decades has gone silent. NBC officials confirmed that legendary announcer Don Pardo passed away Monday at the age of 96. He was the voice of game shows like "The Price is Right" and "Jeopardy" before he signed on as the announcer for NBC's "SNL" in 1975. He helped open the iconic sketch comedy show for all but one of its 39 seasons. Pardo was inducted into the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences Hall of Fame in 2010.

Author J.K. Rowling is expanding the Harry Potter universe once again. Rowling has penned a new short story on her Pottermore website, this one revolving around a character whose name is mentioned just three times throughout the entire series. Celestina Warbeck is a singer whose lyrics cropped up in Chapter 16 of "Harry Potter and The Half-Blood Prince." Celestina's story can be found in the "Floo Powder Room" on

Taylor Swift is delivering on her promise for big news. During her Monday Yahoo! live stream, she announced that her new album, titled "1989," will be released on October 27th. She also debuted the music video for her brand new single called "Shake It Off."

New on DVD today:

"The Amazing Spider-Man 2" . . . starring Andrew Garfield and Emma Stone.

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The "ALS Ice Bucket Challenge" phenomenon finally caught on with celebrities over the weekend . . . in a major way. A ton of them did it, including: Selena Gomez, Justin Bieber, Taylor Swift, Jennifer Lopez, Carrie Underwood, Steven Spielberg, Oprah and even 86-year-old Ethel Kennedy.

Christina Aguilera is welcoming a baby girl to the family. "Us Weekly" confirms that the pop star gave birth to her second child on Saturday in Los Angeles. She reportedly gave birth by C-section at Ceders-Sinai Medical Center. The 33-year-old is already mother to six-year-old son Max.

ELIZABETH VARGAS from ABC News is back in rehab.

DENZEL WASHINGTON reportedly partied so hard during a vacation with his wife last month that he had to DETOX when he got home. A so-called "source" says it wasn't just the booze he needed to get over. He had all manner of toxins cleansed from his system. However, Today, his publicist tells ET, "He does this health cleanse every time he's about to go back to work and start his conditioning and nutritional program. Always cleans up after the family vacation in prep for work. Nothing new."

"Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" remains the top film, while "Guardians of the Galaxy" continues to hold the number two spot. The highest debut is "Let's Be Cops" at number three, followed by two other new movies, "The Expendables 3," and "The Giver."

Taylor Swift will host a special livestream via Yahoo! Today starting at 4:00 P.M. Kansas City time. She'll be in New York City for the online event. Swift has not said what she intends to reveal during the livestream.

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ROBIN WILLIAMS' widow revealed that he had early-stage Parkinson's disease when he died, but he was, quote, "not yet ready to share [it] publicly." Michael J. Fox says he was "stunned" to learn that Robin Williams was also battling Parkinson's Disease at the time of the death.

Meanwhile, Robin's rep said he was NOT having financial problems . . . adding, quote, "We should be blessed to have Robin's financial status."

In a related story…Twitter is evaluating its policies regarding anonymous abuse after Robin Williams' 25-year-old daughter Zelda deleted her account this week, saying some users were sending her disturbing tweets and Photoshopped images of her father. Twitter's vice president of trust and safety Del Harvey released a statement to CNN saying they "will not tolerate abuse of this nature" and took measures by suspending the multiple accounts targeting Williams' grieving daughter. The site adds that it is in the process of reviewing how it can further improve its rules to "better handle tragic situations," and specifically "improving support for family members of deceased users."

There's a changing of the guard at NBC's "Meet The Press." Host David Gregory is leaving the show - and NBC altogether. NBC News chief White House Correspondent Chuck Todd has reportedly been tapped to replace Gregory as moderator of the Sunday morning political talk show.

Today marks an important date in music history…the 45th anniversary of Woodstock.

and new in theaters this weekend:

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ROBIN WILLIAMS' 25-year-old daughter ZELDA quit Twitter and Instagram after IDIOTS started trolling her by posting rude messages about her dad.

Celine Dion is putting her career on hold as husband Rene Angelil ratchets up his fight against cancer and as she battles health issues of her own. A statement on the singer's website says Dion has removed her Las Vegas residency shows and her plans to tour Asia in the fall from her schedule. Dion has been suffering from inflammation in her throat muscles and has not been able to perform any of her scheduled shows at The Colosseum at Caesar's Palace since July 29th. Rene underwent surgery last December to remove a cancerous tumor from his throat. In June, he stepped down from his role as his wife's manager due to the illness.

Gwyneth Paltrow has reportedly found a new beau. "Us Weekly" reports that the 41-year-old actress is being linked to Brad Falchuk, the co-creator of Fox musical comedy "Glee." A source tells the site that the two met back in 2010 when Gwyneth started as a recurring guest star on the show, but they started exploring a romantic relationship last month -- after her separation from husband Chris Martin in March. Gwyneth and Brad were spotted dining out in Los Angeles and they reportedly vacationed together at a Utah resort.

Welcome to the world, Vale Guthrie Feldman! Savannah Guthrie gave birth on Wednesday, Aug. 13, welcoming a baby daughter with her husband Michael Feldman. This is the first child for the Today show anchor, 42.

JUSTIN BIEBER reached a plea deal in his Miami DUI case that'll keep him out of jail. He has to take a 12-hour ANGER MANAGEMENT course. And he also has to meet people who've been affected by drunk drivers, make a $50,000 charitable donation and pay fines.

Martin Lawrence is updating fans on the possibility of a third installment of his "Bad Boys" movie series. On "Conan," Martin revealed that producer Jerry Bruckheimer recently brought him up to date on the early progress of the film. Meantime, Martin has made his way back to television with the FX sitcom "Partners." Which he co-stars in with Kelsey Grammer.

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