Penn State football coach Joe Paterno has been fired amid the sexual abuse scandal that has roiled the university. He announced yesterday he would retire at season's end, only to be dismissed immediately just hours later.

The university's board of trustees voted late Wednesday night to fire Paterno.

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The 2011 CMA Awards featured plenty of familiar faces as winners.

Newlyweds Blake Shelton and Miranda Lambert took home a pair of awards on Wednesday night, for male and female vocalist of the year, respectively.

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Zsa Zsa Gabor was rushed to the hospital today after blood began to spill out of the feeding tube in the 94-year-old Hollywood legend's stomach.

In a familiar pattern, her husband, Prince Frederic von Anhalt, called 911 approximately earlier this afternoon as soon as he noticed the bleeding.

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Justin Bieber can take a deep breath. His ongoing baby scandal clearly is not impacting his career, at least not in any negative sense.

The numbers are in and Bieber's "Under the Mistletoe" has become the first holiday CD by a male artist to ever debut at number-one on the Billboard 200. Not shabby, huh? It's only the eighth holiday album ever to hold this spot, with Susan Boyle the last artist to accomplish the feat in 2010.

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