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Another Manic Week for Charlie Sheen
Actor Charlie Sheen had a busy week, which ended with LAPD police searching his home for weapons that might put him in violation of a restraining order his ex-wife took out on him March 1. The police said they were just doing their due-diligence.
Charlie Sues Warner Bros. for $100 Million
As promised, Charlie Sheen files a "big" lawsuit against the studio that produced the hit "Two and a Half Men" television show.
'Two and a Half Men' Studio Fires Charlie
Charlie's response: "It is a big day of gladness at the Sober Valley Lodge because now I can take all of the bazillions, never have to look at whatshisc--k again and I never have to put on those silly shirts for as long as this warlock exists in the terrestrial dimension."
Lindsay Lohan's Plead Deadline Extended
A California judge gave actress Lindsay Lohan another two weeks to make up her mind on whether she will accept a plea deal or go to trial on charges of stealing a necklace from a Venice Beach jewelry store. She will have to make up her mind by March 23.
Video Shows Lindsay Lohan Taking Necklace
Meanwhile, Kamofie & Co. sold its security videos of Lohan walking out with the necklace to the television show "Entertainment Tonight." The store says it will auction off the necklace for charity after they get it back from the police.
Eric Clapton Guitars to Be Auctioned
Guitar icon Eric Clapton will auction off more than 70 or his guitars and other musical items to raise money for the Crossroads Center treatment facility that he founded in Antigua. Included in the auction will be a 2005 Fender Stratocaster Signature Model, which is expected to sell for $20,000 to $30,000. In 2004, the original "Blackie" sold for $959,000.
TV Reporter Rolanda Watts Arrested For DUI
Former WNBC and WABC reporter and anchor Roland Watts has been arrested in Los Angeles on suspicion of drunken driving. She was held on $15,000 bail in the Van Nuys jail after her early-morning arrest.