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Former “Bachelor” contestant Gia Allemand passes away at 29.

Former “Bachelor” contestant Gia Allemand passes away at 29.
Posted Thursday, August 15th 2013 @ 7am

Gia Allemand, The Bachelor contestant who competed for Jake Pavelka's heart on season 14, died of an apparent suicide at 29. Allemand was one of Pavelka's top 3 contestants.  Allemand was also on 2 seasons of the spin-off series Bachelor Pad and she also modeled for Maxim Magazine. The Queens native was found Monday night in her New Orleans home by her boyfriend, NBA player Ryan Anderson of the Pelicans. Anderson called 911 and Allemand was transported to the hospital, where she was in critical condition on life support.


The family statement says: "Due to a critical loss of brain and organ function, life support was withdrawn... and as a Christian, she “did receive the sacrament of last rites.” Allemand did not leave a suicide note, but sources tell TMZ she was having troubles in her relationship with Anderson. Gia was known as a caring woman who loved her family and was well-known for her compassion towards animals and mission to rescue homeless pets. Wow. Such a sad and heartbreaking story, may Gia rest in peace.

Carmen Electra and Simon Cowell were reportedly dating for 6 months before it ended abruptly and E! News is reporting that Simon’s baby mama –Lauren Silverman was the cause. Sources say Carmen caught Simon cheating on her with Lauren and even though Carmen released a statement saying she was happy for Simon, on the inside she is livid and broke it off with Simon. Meanwhile, Lauren just finalized her divorce with Andrew Silverman and they will have joint custody of their 7-year-old son plus she will receive $2 million bucks. Clearing the path for a possible marriage to Simon. Wow!

Selena Gomez's on-again, off-again romance with Justin Bieber is causing a rift between her and best friend Taylor Swift. Sources say "Taylor hates him and Bieber has really come between the girls. He complains Taylor's always telling Selena she can do better." In fact, when the press asked Swift about Bieber at the Billboard Music Awards in May, she declined to comment. "Can we have another question?" Gomez and Bieber were later caught kissing backstage. OOOOO.

Britney Spears made an estimated $14 million in 2012 alone, Spears spent $6.8 million bucks of it with some of the shopping spree going toward a 99 Cents Plus store. New documents showed Spears spent $63.74 at a 99 Cents Plus and $11.92 at Pay 99 Cents or Less. She's also visited food chains like Subway, Domino's, Coffee Bean, Starbucks, McDonalds, Wetzel's Pretzels, In-N-Out, 7-11, IHOP and Romano's Macaroni Grill.Other purchases showed she dropped a $500 manicure, $3,400 on Christmas lights and paying the father of Jamie Lynn Spears' daughter Maddie, Casey Aldridge, $1,500 for yardwork.

Heidi Fleiss has been charged in Nevada with possession of marijuana with the intent to sell. Officers found nearly 400 marijuana plants growing in and around her home in Pahrump. Fleiss was not arrested and cooperated with police.

Teresa and Joe Giudice appeared in court yesterday and pleaded not guilty to federal fraud charges. Joe’s lawyer Miles Feinstein said “They vehemently deny their guilt. There’s an assumption of innocence and they vehemently assert their innocence.” The two have been slapped with a 39-count indictment, which includes making false statements on loan applications and bankruptcy fraud. If found guilty Joe could be deported back to Italy.

Lindsay Lohan is going to guest star on Eastbound & Down. E! claims she'll play the daughter of a main character, who is about to get married.

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