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Bernie Madoff, Who Orchestrated Largest Ponzi Scheme in U.S. History, Dead at 82

Bernie Madoff, who was serving a 150-year prison sentence, died on April 14 at the age of 82. Victims of his Ponzi scheme—the largest in U.S. history—included Kevin Bacon and Steven Spielberg.

4 days ago

Kristin Smart's 1996 Disappearance: Arrests Made in Connection With Missing College Student

Paul Flores, a former classmate of Kristin Smart, was arrested on April 13 along with his father in connection with the college student's 1996 disappearance.

5 days ago

Lance Armstrong's Son Luke Denies Sexually Assaulting 16-Year-Old Girl

In a statement to E! News, Luke Armstrong’s attorney said there was a “consensual relationship” between the two teens, who ultimately went their separate ways.

April 8, 2021

Actor Zach Avery Arrested for Allegedly Running $227 Million Movie Ponzi Scheme

Actor Zach Avery has been arrested for allegedly running a years-long Ponzi scheme under the guise of seeking investment to acquire licensing rights for film distribution.

April 7, 2021

Jen Shah's Legal Drama Is a Reality Show in Itself

From shocking criminal charges to whether the cameras captured Jen's arrest, here are the dramatic details about the "RHOSLC" star's ever-evolving case. Take a look!

April 7, 2021

Andy Cohen Breaks His Silence on Real Housewives Star Jen Shah's Arrest

On his radio show, Andy Cohen shared his reaction to Real Housewives star Jen Shah's arrest for the very first time. Scroll on to see what he had to say.

April 5, 2021

Real Housewives' Jen Shah Breaks Her Silence After Pleading Not Guilty to Fraud Charges

Bravo star Jen Shah is speaking out for the first time after being arrested and pleading not guilty to fraud charges.

April 5, 2021

What Happened to Lori Vallow's Children: A Months-Long Search, Buried Remains and a Very Tangled Web

When Lori Vallow left Idaho for Hawaii, she never gave a clear answer to family or police about what happened to the two children whose remains were found buried in her fifth husband's yard.

April 3, 2021

Real Housewives' Jen Shah Pleads Not Guilty to Fraud Charges After Arrest

During a virtual arraignment, Real Housewives of Salt Lake City star Jen Shah officially entered her plea following her arrest on March 31. Scroll on for more details on the legal case.

April 2, 2021

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Kendall Jenner's Security Increased After Man Is Arrested for Trespassing

Keeping Up With the Kardashians star Kendall Jenner has increased security measures after a man was arrested for misdemeanor trespassing. Get the details on the legal situation.

April 2, 2021

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YouTubers the Stokes Twins Plead Guilty in Connection With Bank Robbery Pranks

Alan and Alex Stokes, whose YouTube pranks garner millions of views, were sentenced on Wednesday, March 31, in connection to an incident that resulted in an Uber driver being held at gunpoint.

April 1, 2021

Chet Hanks and Ex-Girlfriend Accuse Each Other of Violence as Graphic Video Surfaces

Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson's son Chet Hanks and his ex-girlfriend Kiana Parker are accusing each other of acting violent during their relationship.

March 31, 2021

"Real Housewives" Star Jen Shah Arrested for Telemarketing Scheme

The "RHOSLC" star and her assistant Stuart Smith have been charged with conspiracy to commit wire fraud & money laundering. Details here!

March 30, 2021

Kendall Jenner's Security Increases After Trespasser Arrested

The "KUWTK" star beefs up security after a man was arrested for misdemeanor trespassing at her gated community. Get the details.

March 30, 2021

Alabama Shakes Drummer Steven William Johnson Arrested for Child Abuse

Alabama Shakes founding member and drummer Steven William Johnson is facing charges for child abuse and for violating a domestic violence protection order.

March 28, 2021

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Taylor Swift and Utah's Evermore Theme Park Drop Lawsuits Following Legal Battle

In a previous statement to E! News, Taylor Swift’s spokesperson slammed a “frivolous claim” by a theme park called Evermore. Get the latest update on the case.

March 25, 2021

Britney Spears Officially Requests Jodi Montgomery as Her Permanent Conservator

Britney Spears' legal team has filed a petition requesting that Jodi Montgomery permanently replace the star's father, Jamie Spears, as permanent conservator of her person.

March 25, 2021

Meghan Markle Legal Battle Helps Bankrupt Paparazzi Agency

Splash News and Picture Agency files for Chapter 11 amid legal battle with Harry and the Duchess of Sussex. Hear how the two played a role in the financial dilemma.

March 24, 2021

Paparazzi Photo Agency Splash News Files for Bankruptcy Amid Meghan Markle Legal Battle

Splash News and Picture Agency, known for its paparazzi photos of celebrities, has filed for bankruptcy. Read on for how Meghan Markle and Prince Harry played a role in their financial dilemma.

March 24, 2021

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Did Serial Killer John Wayne Gacy Act Alone? Peacock's New Docu-Series Teases Theory in Sneak Peek

In this exclusive sneak peek from Peacock's John Wayne Gacy: Devil In Disguise, interviewees question whether serial killer John Wayne Gacy acted alone. See the haunting clip.

March 23, 2021

Justin Bieber Receives Cease and Desist Letter From Dance Duo Justice

The Grammy-winning electronic music duo takes legal action against the "Yummy" singer over the logo for his upcoming album "Justice." Get the details.

March 18, 2021

Why Justin Bieber Got a Cease and Desist Letter From Electronic Duo Justice

Electronic music duo Justice has sent Justin Bieber a cease and desist letter over the logo for his upcoming album, Justice. Read on for more about the legal trouble brewing between the stars.

March 18, 2021

Every Disturbing Thing We Learned From Netflix's College Admissions Scandal Doc

A new Netflix film unpacks the scandal that ensnared Lori Loughlin, Felicity Huffman and more rich and powerful parents accused of paying bribes to secure their kids a spot at elite colleges.

March 17, 2021