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O.J. Simpson's Book Deal Would be a Public Relations Disaster, Publishers Say

24 July 2017 1:00 AM, PDT

O.J. Simpson's still untouchable in the literary world -- most major publishers will Not be scrambling to offer him a book deal after he gets out of prison. We spoke with multiple major publishers who said ... despite being granted parole, and all the interest in recent O.J. projects -- like the "30 for 30" documentary and 'The People vs. O.J.' -- the book world will take a hard pass. We're told publishers fear a major backlash, »

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Beyonce & Jay-z Home Purchase, Neighbor Says Welcome to Bel-Air, You're Our Wet Dream!!!

24 July 2017 12:50 AM, PDT

Beyonce and Jay-z might be the lucky charms their future next door neighbor dreamed about. There's a couple that owns a Bel-Air house next door to the one where Bey and Jay are about to close escrow. As we reported, the Carters are paying around $100 mil for the mansion. That's good news for the neighbors, who have tried in vain to sell their home since 2015. Problem is ... the lot is kinda screwy. The driveway is narrow and goes downhill, »

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Venus Williams' Mom On Crash: 'She Just Has to Live With It'

24 July 2017 12:40 AM, PDT

[[tmz:video id="0_cyjnfjv3"]] Venus Williams' mother says the tennis superstar is still reeling from the car crash that left 1 man dead -- but says she's able to cope because she's a very strong person. Oracene Price tells TMZ Sports ... Venus is "very much" upset and affected by the June 9 crash in Palm Beach Gardens, Fl -- but her family, including Serena, is rallying around her. When asked what advice she's given Venus on how to deal with the situation, »

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'Mob Wives' Big Ang, Sister Fights to Keep Her Mural Up

24 July 2017 12:30 AM, PDT

The memory of "Mob Wives" star Big Ang lives on in mural form on the side of her sister's boutique, but it's in danger of being washed away ... TMZ has learned. Big Ang's sister, Janine, tells us she got permission for the hand-drawn mural from the landlord of the Staten Island building last year ... shortly after Ang died. She says the tribute was well-received in the neighborhood, until a few weeks ago ... when her landlord said it had to go. »

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John Singleton Defends R. Kelly, Says Don't Treat Him Like Cosby

24 July 2017 12:20 AM, PDT

[[tmz:video id="0_0bg6g2nk"]] John Singleton doesn't see anything wrong, or illegal, about how R. Kelly's leading his personal life, because the women living with him are adults making adult decisions. We got the famed director out in NYC and he made it clear ... he just doesn't see what all the controversy is about, and told us he thinks the Bill Cosby comparisons are totally unfair to Kelly. We can always count on John to drop some knowledge »

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Usain Bolt's Crazy Expensive Watch Will Fight Muscular Dystrophy

24 July 2017 12:15 AM, PDT

Dope watch, right? The story behind it's even better.  Usain Bolt teamed up with Hublot to make the custom see-through timepiece -- we're told it's worth around $50,000 -- and they're auctioning it off to fight muscular dystrophy. It's call the "Big Bang Unico Sapphire" -- and features sapphire, 18k gold and a silhouette of Bolt's signature pose on the the dial!! It's 1 of 1 -- the only Bolt special edition ever made -- and it's part »

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'Trading Spaces' Host Paige Davis Wasn't A Shoo-In For Reboot

24 July 2017 12:10 AM, PDT

[[tmz:video id="0_y7nhsyg6"]] Incredible to think "Trading Spaces" would come back with anyone other than Paige Davis helming its reboot. The home improvement show, where neighbors have 2 days and a $1,000 budget to make over a room in each other's home, just announced it's returning with Davis as host. But Davis says she wasn't a shoo-in for the gig, despite the show's dedicated fan base, including Tina Fey who once stalked out their set. We didn't believe it either, »

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Michael Phelps vs. Shark has a Winner

23 July 2017 6:07 PM, PDT

Gold medal winning Olympian Michael Phelps took on a great white shark ... and now we know who truly reigns supreme in the water ... sort of. The moment of glory for #TeamShark!!! #PhelpsVsShark #SharkWeek pic.twitter.com/NWYp1CwiRa— Shark Week (@SharkWeek) July 24, 2017 The Shark Wins!!! Phelps kicked off Shark Week 2017 on Discovery Channel with a primetime special, "Phelps vs. Shark: Great Gold vs. Great White" after weeks of anticipation for the man-against-beast event. The 100-meter »

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