Articles by Stephen Smith
- Bobby Brown Explains His Departure from Whitney Houston's Funeral [VIDEO]
February 18 2012 6:14 PM
Bobby Brown left Whitney Houston's funeral this afternoon, and sources are rushing to get their side of the story out.
- Whitney Houston Funeral: Should TMZ Have Spilled the Beans on Bobbi Kristina's Intervention? [POLL]
February 18 2012 2:47 PM
TMZ reported earlier today that Whitney Houston's Family is planning an intervention for daughter Bobbi Kristina after the funeral, but was it ethical?
- Whitney Houston Funeral: Bobby Brown Denied Entrance [PHOTOS]
February 18 2012 1:59 PM
After first being denied, and then invited to the funeral, Whitney Houston's ex-husband Bobby Brown was ultimately denied entrance to the funeral.
- Whitney Houston Funeral: Family, Friends and Celebrities Arrive [PHOTOS]
February 18 2012 1:16 PM
Family, friends, and celebrities arrived at Whitney Houston's funeral on Saturday to pay their respects to the late Queen of Pop.
- Whitney Houston Funeral: Bobby Brown's Controversial Tribute [VIDEO]
February 18 2012 12:41 PM
The late singer's controversial ex-husband performed a tribute to Whitney two nights before the funeral, and he is scheduled to perform at the Mohegan Sun Indian Casino in Connecticut, according to TMZ.
- Chris Brown and Karrueche: Brown Makes Girlfriend Wait in Car at Rihanna's Birthday Bash [VIDEO]
February 17 2012 2:56 PM
According to gossip site Tale Tela, Chris Brown brought girlfriend Karrueche Tran to Rihanna's birthday party earlier this week, but left her in the car while he attended the party.
- Nick Jonas Rents NHL Player's $23,000-a-Month Chelsea Apartment [PHOTOS and VIDEO]
February 17 2012 12:00 PM
The teen pop star is crashing in NHL player Scott Gomez's old pad, which has an outdoor kitchen, a 120 HD screen in the living room, and three bedrooms.
- Chris Brown Police Report Leaked: Brown 'Continued to Punch [Rihanna] in the Face With His Right Hand While Steering the Vehicle With His Left'
February 17 2012 10:54 AM
Police reports from Chris Brown's 2009 assault on pop star Rihanna have been released, and they aren't flattering.
- Chris Brown and Rihanna: Pick-Up Line Denial and Birthday Party Confidentiality Agreements
February 17 2012 10:39 AM
Chris Brown denied the rumors that he was using an I promise I won't beat you! pick-up line, and reportedly refused to enter Rihanna's party unless guests signed confidentiality agreements
- OECD to Northern Europe: Raise Your Property Taxes!
February 16 2012 5:45 PM
The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development released a report Tuesday calling on Germany to raise its property taxes dramatically. The group has also called on Denmark, Norway, and the U.K. to do the same.
- Dr. Ruth Gives Jeremy Lin-Themed Sex Advice on Twitter
February 16 2012 12:47 PM
The octogenerian sexpert took to Twitter to give Time Warner customers missing out on the Knicks games some Jeremy Lin-themed sex advice.
- Justin Bieber to Fan at Disneyland: F--k You! [VIDEO]
February 16 2012 11:44 AM
After a giggling girl tells the pop star, I follow you on Twitter, Bieber is seen flipping her off and saying f--k you!
- George Huguely Trial: Defense Expert Says Love Likely Smothered With Pillow
February 16 2012 11:20 AM
A neuropathologist testified late Wednesday that Yeardley Love was probably smothered with her own pillow, perhaps by breathing into a wet, bloody pillow.
- Real Estate Appraiser Counters NAR Forecast, Warns Falling Inventory Isn't Sign of Housing Recovery
February 15 2012 4:25 PM
Real estate appraiser Jonathan Miller disagrees with NAR's prediction of low housing inventory resulting in rising (or at least stabilizing) prices, claiming that it merely reflects a slowdown in foreclosures that will be reversed with the robo-signing agreement.
- Mitt Romney Gets Hit by Santorum in Latest Attack Ad [VIDEO]
February 15 2012 2:10 PM
Rick Santorum put out a blistering attack ad featuring a Romney lookalike firing a gun at a Santorum cut-out
- Bangkok Bombing: Is the Iranian Terror Threat Real?
February 15 2012 11:41 AM
Ambassador Itzhak Shoham told the New York Times that bombs discovered in a house in Bangkok were similar to those used in attacks against Israeli diplomats in Georgia and India, though some remain skeptical of the findings
- Bjarke Ingels' Twisty New Vancouver Tower [PHOTOS]
February 14 2012 5:52 PM
Rendering reveals of Bjarke Ingels' striking new 49-story Vancouver tower project.
- German Real Estate Roundup: Underpriced East, Greek Investors Seek Safety in Germany
February 14 2012 5:30 PM
A weekly roundup of German-language real estate news
- Whitney Houston: Osama Bin Laden's Secret Obsession
February 14 2012 2:57 PM
In 2006, a Sudanese woman who had been held captive by bin Laden as a sex slave wrote of the terrorist mastermind's obsession with Whitney Houston.
- Average U.S. Gas Prices Hit $3.50 at Earliest Ever Point in the Year
February 14 2012 2:20 PM
U.S. gas prices have risen above $3.50 per gallon unusually early this year, foreshadowing an expensive year for motorists looking to fill up the tank.