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Elizabeth Taylor Hospitalized

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Elizabeth Taylor, 76, was admitted to St. John's Hospital in Santa Monica, Calif., on Tuesday, a source told Access. "Ms. Taylor is fine"

There was a rumor saying Elizabeth Taylor is in life support after suffering heart failure.

For now, Elizabeth Taylor's status is not disclosed to public.

Gordon Ramsay nearly dies after cliff fall

Gordon RamsayGordon Ramsay slipped off a cliff and then nearly drowning in freezing cold water. clambering down a 280ft drop.  "I thought I was a goner," he told The Sun. 

Gordon James Ramsay, (born November 8, 1966) is a chef, television personality and restaurateur. He has been awarded a total of 12 Michelin stars, and in 2007 became one of only three chefs in the United Kingdom to hold three Michelin stars at one time. He is best known in the United States as the host of FOX's Hell's Kitchen, which premiered in May 2005, and of Kitchen Nightmares, which premiered in September 2007, based on his successful British show Ramsay's Kitchen Nightmares.

Shia LeBeouf remains hospitalized after DUI arrest, car accident

Shia Saide LaBeouf (June 11, 1986) is a Daytime Emmy Award- and BAFTA-winning American actor and comedian.

Shia LaBeouf was in the recent movies such as Transformers & the Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull.

In the early morning hours of July 27, 2008, authorities arrested LaBeouf on drunk driving charges in Los Angeles, after the actor was involved in a car collision in which he, his passenger and another driver were injured.

The car was rolled.  Shia LeBeouf is hospitalized after DUI arrest

Robert Novak Hospitalized With Brain Tumor

* A few days before, Robert Novak ran over a homeless man with his Corvette.  This was a semi-top news in The US. 

Brain tumorRobert David Sanders "Bob" Novak (born February 26, 1931) is a conservative American political commentator, syndicated columnist and journalist who writes the longest-running current U.S. syndicated political column (45 years, as of February 2008).

Brain Tumor:
On July 27, 2008, Novak was admitted to Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston where he was diagnosed with a brain tumor. In a written statement given to his publisher, Novak said: “Doctors will soon begin appropriate treatment. I will be suspending my journalistic work for an indefinite but, God willing, not too lengthy period.”

Kelsey Grammer hospitalized after feeling faint

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Kelsey Grammer has been hospitalized in New York after feeling faint following a recent heart attack .

Publicist Stan Rosenfield says Grammer checked himself into an undisclosed hospital over the weekend as a precaution and his condition is not life threatening.

Kelsey Grammer had a heart attack that nearly killed him two months ago.

Connie Francis hospitalized, misses NY performance

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Connie Frances HospitalizedConnie Francis (born December 12, 1938 in Newark, New Jersey) is an American pop singer best known for international hit songs such as "Who's Sorry Now?", "Where The Boys Are", and "Stupid Cupid".

Singer Connie Francis is being treated at Long Island Jewish Medical Center in New York where she was hospitalized after falling ill earlier this week.

69 years old Connie Francis had been scheduled to perform July 23, 2008 with Neil Sedaka at The Capital One Bank Theatre at Westbury.  Instead, she was taken to the hospital with dangerously high blood pressure.

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DMC from Run-DMC Hospitalized

Darryl "D.M.C." Matthews McDaniels (44) (born May 31, 1964) is an American musician. He is one of the pioneers of hip hop culture and founding members of the legendary hip hop group Run-D.M.C..

Doctors examined McDaniels, who was suffering from pain and swelling in his left arm, and discovered two major blood clots. He is undergoing surgery Friday.

McDaniels, 44, had been scheduled to perform Saturday at the AVP Beach Volleyball Tournament; the appearance was canceled.

Related Story: Jason William Mizell (January 21, 1965 – October 30, 2002), also known as Jam-Master Jay, was Killed in New York.  Jam-Master jay was a founder and the DJ of Run-D.M.C.,

Today in Show Biz - July 18, 2008

1. Late Heath Ledger's movie The Dark Knight opened this morning 12am.  The movie is a smashing hit.  Heath Ledger is expected to win Oscar.

2. John Lenonn movie: A film based on the life of John Lennon has been awarded funding by the UK Film Council.

3. Warrant issued for Pete Doherty's arrest: A warrant for Babyshambles frontman Pete Doherty's arrest has been issued after the singer/guitarist failed to show up to a court hearing in Yoevil.

4. Britney Spears give sole custody to Kevin Federline.

Amy Winehouse's Father Hospitalized

Amy Winehouse's father reportedly collapsed at his home last week due to the stress of caring for his drug-addicted daughter. "I'm awaiting the results of tests," Mitch Winehouse told The Sun.

Natalie Cole diagnosed with hepatitis C

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Natalie coleNatalie Cole (born Natalie Maria Cole on February 6, 1950) is an influential American singer-songwriter and performer who has won eight Grammy Awards throughout her career. She achieved success in her early career as an R&B star, but smoothly changed her repertoire towards a more jazzy orientated musical style since the early 90's.

Hepatitis C
July 15, 2008, 58 years old Natalie cole was diagnosed with hepatitis C likely caused by her drug use: "I've been so fortunate to have learned so much from my past experiences. I am embraced by the love and support of my family and friends; I am committed to my belief in myself and in my abiding faith to meet this challenge with a heartfelt optimism and determination. This is how I intend to deal with this current challenge in my life." Dr. Graham Woolf, Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine at UCLA/Cedars Sinai Medical Center, said that Cole "had a terrific response to her medication and is now virus negative. This gives her an increased chance of cure. But, she has also suffered significant side effects from the anti-viral medicine, which is the only FDA authorized treatment for hepatitis C. Her side effects include fatigue, muscle aches and dehydration but she is recovering from these

Quinton 'Rampage' Jackson hospitalized for mental evaluation

* Note: 10 days ago (July 5, 2008), Quinton Rampage Jackson lost his UFC light-heavyweight champion title to Forrest Griffin.

Quinton "Rampage" Jackson (born June 20, 1978 in Memphis, Tennessee) is an American professional mixed martial arts fighter who rose to prominence with his fights in Japan's PRIDE Fighting Championships.

On July 15, 2008, Quinton 'Rampage' Jackson was arrested and booked on suspicion of felony reckless driving, and felony hit and run after striking several vehicles, possibly while on drugs. He led pursuing officers on a high speed chase while driving on the wrong side of the street and on city sidewalks while driving his lifted Ford F-350 with his picture painted on the side. During the chase one of the tires blew out on his truck and he continued to flee while driving on his rims and showering the street with sparks. UFC President Dana While immediately flew to Southern California to bail him out of jail. It is also reported that he was 'medically unfit' for booking at the Costa Mesa Police Department and his father has flown out from Memphis to oversee his son's battle with mental illness and substance abuse. The day before his arrest, Jackson gave an interview and said he had become depressed after his recent, loss by decision to Forrest Griffin

Hungarian Olympic Champion Gyorgy Kolonics Dies During Practice for Beijing

György Kolonics, (June 4, 1972 - July 15, 2008), nicknamed Kolo was a Hungarian canoeist, who won two gold and two bronze medals on the Olympic Games. He also won a record of fifteen gold medals on World Championships.

Kolonics died on July 15, 2008 in Budapest due to a heart failure. He lost consciousness during training for his fifth Summer Olympics and the arriving paramedics could not help him.

Olympic medal record
Men's flatwater canoeing

Gold 1996 Atlanta C-2 500m
Gold 2000 Sydney C-1 500m
Bronze 1996 Atlanta C-2 1000m
Bronze 2004 Athens C-2 1000m

New DNA Technology Clears the Family of JonBenet Ramsey

JonBenet Ramsey

New DNA evidence had officially cleared John, Patsy and their son Burke in the murder of JonBenet. In light of this new evidence, Boulder County District Attorney, Mary Lacy, gave a letter to John Ramsey the same day, officially apologizing to the Ramsey family:

"...To the extent that we may have contributed in any way to the public perception that you might have been involved in this crime, I am deeply sorry. No innocent person should have to endure such an extensive trial in the court of public opinion, especially when public officials have not had sufficient evidence to initiate a trial in a court of law.

... We intend in the future to treat you as the victims of this crime, with the sympathy due you because of the horrific loss you suffered."

JonBenét Patricia Ramsey (August 6, 1990 — December 26, 1996) was an American child made famous by her entry in beauty pageants and mysterious Christmas time murder and the subsequent media coverage.  

JonBenet's mother, Patsy Ramsy died of Ovarian Cancer in 2006 at the age of 49.

Christina Applegate's boyfriend dies 26

On July 1, 2008, Christina's ten-years-younger boyfriend Lee Grivas (26) was found dead of an apparent drug overdose.

Christina Applegate had an on-again, off-gain relationship with a 10 years younger Lee Grivas for 18 months.

Don't do drugs folks.  Life is too precious.

Heath Ledger's new movie reported "Oscar worthy"

Heath LedgerAccording to movie reviewers Heath Ledger's new movie "Dark Knight" is very good.  "Dark Knight" was going to be the movie that will elevate Heat Ledger into a super-star.  Industry is predicting that Heath Ledger will be nominated for Oscar next February.  They also predicted that Heath Ledger's character will be remembered as one of the most famous villains in history.

Sam Rubin from KTKL morning news stated "The best movie villain I've ever seen"  "Absolutely amazing".

Heath Ledger is died at the age of 28 due to accidental drug overdose.

*Heath Ledger's Biography

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