LOS ANGELES — Mel Gibson’s baby mama drama is over –although it will cost him $750,000. A judge said today that the actor will pay his ex-girlfriend the sum to settle a long-running dispute and establish a trust to benefit their daughter. Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Peter Lichtman announced terms of the settlement at a hearing attended by both the...

They apparently don’t call it the Hustler Club for nothing. A Manhattan man says he ended up with a mysterious $28,000 bar tab during a single visit to the Hell’s Kitchen hottie-spot. W.A. Ilg says he went to the mammary mecca this past May 24 — and doesn’t remember much of what happened after that. The club wrongfully served plaintiff excess alcoholic...

Thought Reese Witherspoon was America’s Sweetheart? Or maybe Julia Roberts or Sandra Bullock? Well, you’d be wrong, because Betty White can officially claim that title. It turns out that the angelic 89-year-old is now America’s most favorite and trusted celebrity, the Los Angeles Times reports. White has come in first in a Reuters/Ipsos poll asking, “whose endorsement...

A former “teacher of the year” in Lake County, Florida, has been reassigned while school administrators investigate comments posted on his Facebook page about same-sex marriage. Lake County Schools Communications Officer Chris Patton said school officials received a complaint Tuesday about the content on Mount Dora High School teacher Jerry Buell’s personal...

She did the time, but Lindsay Lohan says rappers shouldn’t make the rhyme. The troubled pop-star lashed out at rapper Pitbull for referencing her jail stint in his song, “Give me everything” with a lawsuit demanding, well, everything. The lyric “Hustlers move aside, so I’m tiptoein’, to keep flowin’/I got it locked up like Lindsay Lohan,”...

FORNEY, Texas — Less than 48 hours after an 11-year-old “mayor for a day” renamed a Texas street in honor of Justin Bieber, a thief swiped the sign, The Dallas Morning News reported Thursday. Caroline Gonzalez served as “mayor” of Forney, Texas, on Tuesday after earning the title by raising money for orphans. During her short tenure, she renamed...

For most people, logging into Facebook on your birthday means feeling like the most popular person in the world. Notifications flood your inbox, new wall posts appear with each page refresh and everyone seems to “like” anything you say. But there’s another group of users who have little use for Facebook birthday celebrations. Some feel overwhelmed by...

Another hypocrite bites the dust. Indiana state Rep. Phillip Hinkle (R) is embroiled in controversy after The Indianapolis Star discovered emails appearing to solicit the paid company of a young man, sent from Hinkle’s publicly listed email address. In response to a M4M forum Craigslist post, Hinkle emailed the man, named Kameryn Gibson, and offered him $80 cash,...

LOS ANGELES — Justin Bieber has built his empire on being a squeaky clean pop prince with a baby face but behind the lights and cameras many are accusing him of being Hollywood’s biggest brat. On a recent flight from Los Angeles to Asia, the 17-year-old caused quite the ruckus, a source told FOXNews.com Tuesday. According to the eyewitness, Bieber refused to...

  A week ago, 10-year-old Braydon Nichols started to think about his dad and how much he missed him. Army Chief Warrant Officer Bryan Nichols, a helicopter pilot, had been deployed for two months in Afghanistan. The little boy, in the car with his mother running errands, brushed back his dirty-blond hair and ran his hand over his cheek. Jessica Nichols looked over...

Pop singer Gavin DeGraw was viciously beaten by a pack of thugs on the Lower East Side early today —and then hit by a taxi as he stumbled off, police sources said. The 34-year-old crooner —who’s spent the summer opening for superstar rockers Maroon 5 and Train —had been drinking and just left a group of pals when he was attacked by the marauding perps sometime...

Whether teetering on 10-inch platforms or draped in raw meat, Lady Gaga knows how to excite the fashion world — and for a moment, it looked like she was bringing her style to the next generation. On her “Jimmy Kimmel Live” appearance, the Mother Monster made a video spoof to promote a clothing line for babies called “Gaga Goo Goo,” set to her hit “Born This...

LOS ANGELES —Alfred Hitchcock is still surprising his fans. Film preservationists say they’ve found the first half of “The White Shadow,” the earliest surviving feature film on which Hitchcock has a credit. The first three reels of the six-reel film made in 1923 were discovered by the National Film Preservation Foundation at the New Zealand Film Archive. “The...

A peacock flew the coop today from the Central Park Zoo and remains on the loose on the Upper East Side, authorities said. “The peacock poses no danger to anyone,” the zoo said in a statement. “To ensure a good outcome in this situation, we ask everyone not to follow or harass the bird if they see him.” A zoo spokesman added, “We are hopeful he will either fly...