Officer Darren Wilson Named As Cop Who Killed Michael Brown

  • Darren Wilson is the police officer who shot and killed an unarmed 18-year-old named Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri on Saturday afternoon, Ferguson’s police chief announced today. The department has withheld Officer Wilson’s name this entire week amidst protests. Wilson is a six-year veteran of the police force and has had no prior disciplinary action taken against him. [NBC News]
  • Twenty-one-year-old Jessa Duggar from “19 Kids And Counting” is engaged to her boyfriend Ben Seewald. I think this means they’re allowed to hold hands now? [US Weekly]
  • Kim Kardashian is “done playing nice” after Beyoncé “humiliated” her by bailing on her wedding. [In Touch Weekly]
  • Elizabeth Hurley and Joan Collins will appear in E!’s first scripted reality series, “The Royals,” as the queen and “grand duchess” in a drama about fictional British royals. [People]
  • Brits are naming their babies after “Game Of Thrones” characters.” [BuzzFeed]
  • Tallulah Willis, the 20-year-old daughter of Demi Moore and Bruce Willis, has checked into rehab for cocaine and alcohol abuse following an “ultimatum” from her parents. [Daily Mail UKPeople]
  • In other Willis/Moore family news, the blind items at Dlisted claim that Scout Willis is selling out gossip items about her famous fam. [Dlisted]
  • Someone in the “Downton Abbey” set design department is in trouble. [AV Club]
  • The father of late actress Brittany Murphy is suing to try and stop a Lifetime original movie from being made about her. [RadarOnline]
  • This is Lindsay Lohan’s response to that short story that James Franco wrote about her: “I don’t think about it.” [Daily Mail UK]

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