EXCLUSIVE — Federal Judge in Seth Adams Killing: PBSO’s Performance is SHOCKING!

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WEST PALM BEACH -- Tempers flared at a recent hearing in the Seth Adams lawsuit when a federal magistrate pronounced himself "shocked" at the behavior of Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office brass. The angry exchange, according to a transcript obtained by Gossip Extra, came as lawyers for the family of dead unarmed civilian Adams told the judge they had not been given personnel files for PBSO Sgt. Michael Custer, who shot and killed Adams May … [Read more...]

REAL ESTATE — Tommy Lee Jones Slashes Price of Wellington Ranch by $7 Million!

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WELLINGTON -- Men in Black star Tommy Lee Jones has finally become serious about selling his sprawling polo ranch in Wellington. Six weeks after Gossip Extra reported that Jones threw a fit when someone on his staff listed the property for $22 million and pulled it off the market, the mercurial actor re-listed the 40 acres for $19.9 million, according to MLS listings. The new price is nearly $7 million less than the original listing of … [Read more...]

MUGSHOT — Kate Major, Lindsay Lohan’s Stepmother, Arrested AGAIN!

WEST PALM BEACH -- Kate Major, the troubled stepmother of troubled Hollywood starlet Lindsay Lohan, was arrested overnight in a domestic battery incident, and she's due before a judge in West Palm Beach this morning. The 32-year-old was allegedly drunk when she returned home in Boca Raton from picking up dinner for husband Michael Lohan and their two underage children. Lohan, 54, is the controversial father of Mean Girls star Lindsay, the … [Read more...]

OPINION — Think Palm Beach County Law Enforcement Needs Civilian Oversight Just About Now?

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You can no longer get online without being confronted to the latest new details about unjustified police shootings of unarmed civilians. Between an elderly police volunteer in Tulsa, Ok., who uses a gun instead of a Taser, or a grizzled veteran street cop in Charleston, N.C., who shoots a fleeing suspect in the back, these aren't great times to be an unarmed civilian in America. Yes, in America. Because while things have been fairly … [Read more...]

TV NEWS — Chris Hansen Wants YOU to Pay For Him to Catch Alleged Predators!

WEST PALM BEACH -- You have to admit Chris Hansen has got a pair. But then, some of us knew that already . . . Right, Kristyn Caddell? Starting at noon today, Hansen is going to go to you, the viewer, for money to set up his new show. Hansen is turning to the crowd funding website kickstarter.com to raise $75,000 to start his new project, which is much like his old one. Hansen, you remember, lost his job at Dateline NBC after … [Read more...]

BREAKING NEWS — West Palm Beach Doc Salomon Melgen Indicted on Medicare Fraud!

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WEST PALM BEACH -- Salomon Melgen, a West Palm Beach ophthalmologist who treated thousands of area residents, was arrested tonight and charged with Medicare fraud. It's the second time Melgen, 61, is arrested this month. He was indicted on April 1 in a political corruption conspiracy alongside New Jersey Senator Bob Menendez. Menendez is believed to have accepted more than $1 million in gifts from the Dominican Republic-born Melgen in … [Read more...]

PHOTOS — RGIII, All-Star Cast Drop in on Jupiter High School For Workout!

JUPITER -- Washington Redskins QB Robert Griffin III and enough superstars to make a half a Super Bowl team just dropped in on Jupiter Community High School yesterday afternoon for practice, and of course we're the only ones with the photos! Along with RGIII, our sources recognized Skins RB Alfred Morris, San Francisco 49ers receiver Anquan Boldin, Skins receiver Pierre Garcon and retired Indianapolis Colts RB Edgerrin James, who played his … [Read more...]

BREAKING NEWS — Giant Man Bites Tiny Dog, Rips Dog’s Eye Out!

David Etzel is being held on animal cruelty charges after biting a little dog! (PBSO photo)

LAKE WORTH -- It's a David and Goliath story of interspecies rivalry, and it didn't end well for either! A 6-foot-8-inch, 385-pound Lake Worth man was bitten by his mother's 10-pound Shih Tzu, Cujo, after the pair had been play-fighting on Friday night. So the man, David Etzel, 36, showed that little dog who's boss: He bit him so hard that the dog's eye came out! According to the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office report, Cujo's … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — Gwyneth Paltrow’s Palm Beach Uncle Sentenced to Six Months in Prison!

PALM BEACH -- While Gwyneth Paltrow is experimenting with food stamps, her Palm Beach uncle is set to try out prison food! Palm Beach businessman Robert Paltrow has just been sentenced to six months in a federal prison after he pleaded guilty to two counts of tax evasion, Gossip Extra has learned exclusively. The elder Paltrow was handed a harsher sentence than expected, even if the society stalwart could've been sent away for four … [Read more...]

PHOTOS — Something Fishy, Swishy and a Few Celebrities At Polo!

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WELLINGTON -- The 111th U.S. Open Polo Championship is in full swing at the¬†International Polo Club Palm Beach, but there was even more on tap for polo-goers this Sunday! In addition to the regular brunch spread, the pavilion was awash in seafood and crab legs! NFL great Warren Sapp, he of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers championship season, and Miami Heat DJ Irie also made it, and both particularly enjoyed the after-party. If you … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — WPTV Newsroom Cameraman Arrested in TV Van With Crackhead in Passenger’s Seat!

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WEST PALM BEACH -- A WPTV-Channel 5 studio cameraman was arrested and charged with stealing the WPTV-owned SUV he was driving when police responded to a disturbance at a drug-rehab facility Sunday in West Palm Beach. A second man who allegedly carried drug paraphernalia and heroin, and rode shotgun in the TV truck, was also arrested. It's yet another story that WPTV, for some reason, isn't reporting! According to police records, WPB PD … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — Strangers Paying For Funeral of Ex-West Palm Beach Mayor Reid Moore’s Son!

PALM BEACH -- In life, West Palm Beach comedian Ramsey Moore was a big guy who struggled to find an audience. In death, which came too early on March 16 in Los Angeles, Moore hasn't had a much easier time. For one thing his sister, Allyson Moore Timms, has been reduced to crowdsourcing his funeral, asking strangers online to pitch in. And this, despite the fact that Ramsey's dad is one of the better known lawyers in the area, a Yale man … [Read more...]

WEEKEND MUGSHOT — Private Banker Elizabeth Giles Nabbed in DUI!

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PALM BEACH -- Palm Beach society fixture Elizabeth Giles was nabbed at the wheel of her car while allegedly drunk, according to court records. Private banker Giles, 48, was arrested about 1:30 a.m. and charged with DUI, and if her mugshot is telling, she was pretty shook up. According to the Palm Beach Police report, the belle was in her white BMW when she passed by a patrol parked on the 1900 block of South Ocean Boulevard "driving very … [Read more...]