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Sep 27, 2022 7:41 AM CDT
Shakira Must Stand Trial, Faces Hefty Sentence
Prosecutors want to jail pop star for 8 years over tax-fraud allegations
Pop star Shakira must stand trial in a tax-fraud case that could put her in prison for eight years. A Spanish court on Tuesday ordered the Colombian mega-star to go on trial over allegations of unpaid taxes, reports NDTV . No date has been set. The 45-year-old denies any wrongdoing...
I Was Attacked
by Wild Boars
Sep 30, 2021 8:53 AM CDT
Shakira: I Was Attacked by Wild Boars
Singer says hogs stole her bag in Barcelona
- Shakira says she was attacked by a pair of wild hogs. The Colombian singer described the apparent attack in a Barcelona park, where she was walking with her son, on Wednesday in videos posted to her Instagram stories, which are no longer visible. The Grammy winner, who is married to...
IN CASE YOU MISSED IT
Feb 8, 2020 1:00 PM CST
Shakira's Tongue Provides a Cultural Lesson
People missed the significance of her 'tongue thing' during halftime show
- At one point during her Super Bowl halftime performance, Shakira looked straight into a TV camera and got the world talking about her tongue. Watch it here . The musical moment quickly became, in the words of CNN , the meme of the night. But many of those initial memes didn't...
In Halftime Show,
J. Lo Makes a Statement
Feb 2, 2020 8:23 PM CST
In Halftime Show, J. Lo Makes a Statement
Her 'cape' featured the Puerto Rican flag
- “Let’s show the world what two little Latin girls can do," Jennifer Lopez wrote on Instagram to Shakira before their Super Bowl halftime show, notes
. Early reviews suggest the two performers did just that. The Hollywood Reporter says Lopez "stunned," calling attention to one...
Want $16M From Shakira
Dec 14, 2018 11:43 AM CST
Spanish Prosecutors Want $16M From Shakira
They say she lied about living in the Bahamas in tax evasion scheme
- Her " Hips Don't Lie ," but her lips might. Spanish prosecutors are charging pop music star Shakira with tax evasion, alleging she failed to pay more than $16.3 million in tax on her worldwide income between 2012 and 2014, reports the AP . The charges published Friday allege...
11 Stars Who Own
Mar 13, 2016 2:31 PM CDT
11 Stars Who Own Private Islands
Must be nice
- It's no surprise for a celebrity to own a fancy car or a huge mansion—but these 23 celebrities rounded up by Ranker kick it up a notch or two: They own private islands. A sampling:
He owns a 45-acre island in the Caribbean, and seems to
7 Lip Syncing
Jan 18, 2014 10:07 AM CST
7 Lip Syncing Scandals
Some stars didn't even try to hide the fact they were mouthing along
- Ever since Milli Vanilli made lip syncing infamous back in 1990—they were stripped of their Grammy when it was revealed that other singers actually recorded their hit song—many a singer has been accused of mouthing along to his or her own song, at least while performing. Radar rounds...
10 of Hollywood's
Sep 21, 2013 4:24 PM CDT
10 of Hollywood's Shortest Celebs
The tallest among them: Tom Cruise
- No one ever said you have to be tall to be famous—as these 20 stars rounded up by Radar definitely prove. The best part: Famously short Tom Cruise is actually the tallest person on the list. Click through the gallery for a sampling, or check out the complete list...
The Latest in Strange
Baby Names of the Stars
Jun 29, 2013 5:15 PM CDT
The Latest in Strange Baby Names of the Stars
There were quite a few before North West...
- Did Kim Kardashian and Kanye West take the prize for Weirdest Baby Name of All Time when they named their daughter North West? You be the judge: ETOnline rounds up the latest in strange celebrity monikers:
, daughter of Anna Paquin and Stephen Moyer. (Moyer's has a daughter from
11 Artists Accused
of Stealing Music
Apr 28, 2013 3:34 PM CDT
11 Artists Accused of Stealing Music
Madonna should maybe lay off the Gaga accusations...
- Even such a legendary band as the Beatles once found itself in a copyright infringement mess, when the band was accused of pilfering the beat and lyrics for "Come Together" from a Chuck Berry song. Huffington Post rounds up 11 musicians who have been accused of stealing parts of...
Apr 7, 2013 5:35 PM CDT
Shakira Rejects Ex-Boyfriend's $100M Lawsuit
Antonio de la Rua wants money for 'managing' her career
- Shakira and her truth-telling hips have finally responded to a $100 million lawsuit filed by an ex-boyfriend last year, reports the
. Antonio de la Rua, the son of former Argentine President Fernando de la Rua, claims the pop superstar owes him for managing her career during their 11-year...
Jan 23, 2013 8:45 AM CST
Shakira Welcomes Son, Names Him...
Her new baby with Gerard Piqué is named Milan
- Singer Shakira is a new mom,
reports. She gave birth to Milan Piqué Mebarak, her son with beau Gerard Piqué, last night in Spain. "The name Milan means dear, loving, and gracious in Slavic; in Ancient Roman, eager and laborious; and in Sanskrit, unification," the couple wrote...
25 Celebrity Babies
We'll Welcome This Year
Jan 6, 2013 1:35 PM CST
25 Celebrity Babies We'll Welcome This Year
We bet you can hardly contain yourself
- Can't stop thinking about Baby Kimye ? What will Kim Kardashian and Kanye West name their little one? Will it be a boy or a girl? And more importantly, will it have its own reality show? Well, that's far from the only celebrity baby to look forward to...
Sep 18, 2012 10:52 AM CDT
Feud ... Yet
These things take time, Carey says of problems with Nicki Minaj
- Anyone hoping for catfights on the upcoming season of
will be sorely disappointed: Mariah Carey says the rumors of a feud between her and fellow diva-judge Nicki Minaj are false, at least for now. "How are we gonna feud in two days? I think a feud takes...
Mar 21, 2012 10:54 AM CDT
Rihanna Dissed by... 60-Something Rocker?
Gene Simmons slams Ri, while Katy Perry disses Beyonce
- Apparently Gene Simmons hasn't heard that people who live in glass houses—and make sex tapes with their socks on—shouldn't throw stones: While announcing an upcoming tour his band is co-headlining with Motley Crue, the KISS frontman noted that the rockers would be keeping it real. "...
Oct 6, 2011 12:03 PM CDT
Obama's Newest Education Adviser: Shakira
Colombian singer joins education advisory board
- The newest member of the Obama administration is ... Shakira. Yes, the hip-shaking singer will be appointed to a position on the President's Advisory Commission on Educational Excellence for Hispanics because of her education reform activism, the Huffington Post reports. Shakira started a foundation in 1995 to fund schools in...
'Hide Your Wife' Video Year's
Most Popular on YouTube
best of 2010
Dec 13, 2010 3:05 AM CST
'Hide Your Wife' Video Year's Most Popular on YouTube
61M fans watch Antoine Dodson go ballistic
- A young Alabama man's over-the-top, unintentionally funny anger at his sister's near sex-assault in their home is the most popular YouTube video of the year, with a whopping 61 million views. "Hide your kids, hide your wife cuz they rapin' everybody out here," snaps Antoine Dobson. YouTube tallied...
World Cup Starts
With a Bang
Jun 11, 2010 12:39 PM CDT
World Cup Starts With a Bang
Mexico, South Africa open tournament with 1-1 tie
- Soccer's big moment has arrived: The World Cup opened today in South Africa with much pomp: a star-studded opening ceremony, followed by a 1-1 tie in the opening match between the host country and Mexico. AP has details on the game here . The US plays its first game 2:30pm...
Can't Sue Bar
shake it, don't break it
Oct 23, 2009 12:10 PM CDT
Shakira Imitator Can't Sue Bar
Shake it and break it? You're on your own, court rules
- A woman who says she shredded knee ligaments when she fell during a “Shake it Like Shakira” contest can't sue the New York bar that staged the competition. Calico Jack’s Cantina is off the hook after Megan Zacher's lawyer failed to convince a judge the bar “knew...
Shakira Goes 'She-Wolf'
in Funky New Video
Aug 1, 2009 3:05 PM CDT
Shakira Goes 'She-Wolf' in Funky New Video
- Shakira’s new song “She Wolf” is “either the most insanely brilliant (or brilliantly insane) song you'll hear in 2009,” James Montgomery writes for MTV.com. It sounds like 1970s Italian disco and features the word “lycanthropy,” but the song’s true strangeness can’t...
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