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N.C. Man Sentenced to At Least 80 Years for Molesting 6-Year-Old and Chaining Her to a Tree

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A North Carolina man was sentenced on Thursday to 80 to 110 years in prison for kidnapping a 6-year-old girl, sexually assaulting her and chaining her to a tree in the woods, People confirms.

Douglas Nelson Edwards, 47, was found guilty on Wednesday of attempted murder, kidnapping, assault with a deadly weapon inflicting serious injury, statutory sex offense and taking indecent liberties with a minor. Edwards’ attorney could not be reached for comment.

“It was a really bad case,” New Hanover County, North Carolina, District Attorney Ben David tells People. “It was one of the worst I have seen in 20 years as a prosecutor. »

- Christine Pelisek

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Kylie Jenner Is Pregnant! Check Out the Bump-Hiding Outfits She's Been Spotted in This Summer

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In case you missed it (and if you did, can we visit your bunker?), Kylie Jenner is pregnant.

Days before the Keeping Up with the Kardashians 10-year anniversary special airs on E! this Sunday and a few weeks after it was confirmed that Kim Kardashian West is expecting her third child via surrogate, sources confirmed to People that the 20-year-old star is expecting a baby with her boyfriend rapper Travis Scott.

According to sources close to the family, the couple is “thrilled” about the “unexpected” pregnancy, which she’s been sharing with friends over the past few weeks. “Everyone is overjoyed for her, »

- Kaitlyn Frey

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From Getting Cozy at Coachella to Expecting a Baby Together: Inside Kylie Jenner & Travis Scott's Whirlwind Romance

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Kylie Jenner was first spotted with rapper Travis Scott in April 2017 after splitting from her on-again, off-again boyfriend Tyga.

Since first linking up, the couple’s whirlwind romance has included low-key dates, flashy birthday presents and quality time with the KarJenner crew — Scott even got the famous family’s seal of approval. And now, the pair is expecting their first child together.

“They started telling friends a few weeks ago,” a source told People of the news. “The family has known for quite some time. She is really excited and so is Travis!”

In the midst of the reality star’s pregnancy news, »

- Grace Gavilanes

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N.Y.C.’s Trendy Raw Cookie Dough Shop Is Being Sued for Allegedly Making People Sick

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Say it ain’t dough!

A class action lawsuit was filed in Manhattan federal court against the popular New York City-based cookie dough shop DŌ (pronounced “doe”) for allegedly making customers sick and falsely claiming its food products were safe to eat.

The lawsuit was filed by plaintiffs Julia Canigiani and Katherine Byrne, according to Bloomberg. Canigiani ordered a an ice cream sandwich made with cookie dough cookies, while Byrne ordered a scoop of oatmeal M&M cookie dough.

The complaint went on to allege that “within approximately 15 minutes, plaintiff Canigiani began experiencing stomach pains, then suffered from vomiting and »

- Maria Pasquini

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Aaron Carter Enters Rehab to ‘Improve His Health and Work on His Overall Wellness’: Rep

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After a tumultuous few months, including a DUI arrest in July, Aaron Carter is checking into rehab.

“Aaron has decided to enter a facility to improve his health and work on his overall wellness,” Steve Honig, the singer’s rep, tells People. “He is going to do this privately and focus all his attention on being the best person and performer possible. He is grateful for the support and love from his fans and looks forward to coming back stronger than ever before.”

Further details about what Carter, 29, will be treated for are unavailable at this time.

The news comes »

- Lindsay Kimble and Jordan Runtagh

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Is This the Day Travis Scott Found Out He Was Expecting a Baby with Kylie Jenner?

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News of Kylie Jenner’s pregnancy at just 20 years old shocked the world, but a source tells People she and boyfriend Travis Scott are thrilled for the next stage of their relationship.

Now, fans are speculating Scott may have hinted at the baby news in mid-June when he tweeted: “Legit happiest day of my life.”

Legit happiest day of my life.

Travis Scott (@trvisXX) June 12, 2017

At the time, many assumed Scott was hinting that he and Jenner had split, but he likely was quietly celebrating Jenner’s pregnancy. A source confirms Jenner is due in February, so she would have »

- Melody Chiu

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Nicolas Cage Thanks U.S. Coast Guard for Hurricane Relief Work in Emotional Speech

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Nicolas Cage took time out of his movie schedule to deliver an emotional, in-person thank you to the men and women of the U.S. Coast Guard.

The Oscar-winner was in Mobile, Alabama this past weekend filming his new movie Between Worlds, when he made time to visit the U.S. Coast Guard Aviation Training Center, where he delivered a rousing speech thanking the men and women for their heroic response to Hurricanes Harvey and Irma.

“As a family man myself, I find it hard to imagine having to say goodbye to my family not knowing whether I will ever see them again, »

- Mike Miller

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Jerry Lewis and 10 Other Celebrities Who Left (Or Plan to Leave) Their Kids Nothing

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Jerry Lewis’s six children from his first marriage are getting zilch when it comes to an inheritance, but the comedian isn’t the only mega celebrity whose last will and testament left his or her kids in the lurch.

The future of Lewis’s estate was revealed on Thursday, when People obtained his will from The Blast. According to the documents, Lewis “intentionally excluded” all six of his children with his first wife Patti Palmer — meaning they will inherit nothing.

Lewis’s potentially vast estate will be passed to his widow, SanDee Pitnick. Second in line to inherit his fortune, »

- Mike Miller

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Our Affordable Obsession of the Day: Everlane's Mockneck Sweater

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We love Everlane for so many reasons and this mockneck sweater is definitely one of them. Its cotton material makes it easy and layerable and perfect for those in between, fickle fall days (you know the ones where you’re freezing in the morning and by lunchtime you’re dripping sweat?). It’s versatile and chic – two of the best things a sweater can be. And for only $50 you don’t have to feel bad about buying it in every color! Try pairing it with a denim skirt or your favorite jeans on the weekend and a blazer and trousers for the office. »

- Kami Phillips

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Jodi Arias Might Request Prison Leave to Attend Father’s Funeral: Relative

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The father of Jodi Arias has died in California, and the 37-year-old convicted murderer is distraught — and considering requesting a supervised leave from prison to attend a funeral, People has confirmed.

William A. Arias died of undisclosed causes on the evening of September 19. He was 68.

According to a relative, Jodi Arias, who is in prison for the murder of ex-boyfriend Travis Alexander, is distraught and looking into the possibility of applying for a supervised visit so she can attend a memorial service.

“She’s really upset,” the relative tells People. “It’s hard for her to know that he’s really gone. »

- Steve Helling

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Kylie Jenner, 20, Pregnant with First Child with Travis Scott: They’re ‘Really Excited,’ Says Source

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Oh, baby!

Kylie Jenner is pregnant, multiple sources confirm to People.

A source tells People the 20-year-old reality star and business mogul is due in February.

“They started telling friends a few weeks ago,” says the source. “The family has known for quite some time. She is really excited and so is Travis!”

Another source close to the family tells People: “It is an unexpected but completely amazing turn of events that she could not be more excited or thrilled about.”

“Everyone is overjoyed for her,” says the source. “This is the happiest she’s ever been.”

Reps did not »

- Elizabeth Leonard, Melody Chiu and Lindsay Kimble

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American Journalist and Activist Mom Found Strangled and Stabbed in Turkey: Reports

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An American-born journalist and her activist mother, who was reportedly investigating potential abuse in Syrian prisons, were found dead in Istanbul in a gruesome double slaying, according to multiple news outlets.

According to Turkish media, the bodies of Halla Barakat and 60-year-old Orouba Barakat were discovered in an apartment in Istanbul’s Uskudar neighborhood. (Reports conflict on Halla’s age, though she is believed to have been around 22.)

The Barakats were strangled and stabbed to death and their bodies were doused in a chemical that delays decomposition, according to local media and sources cited by ABC News. Istanbul police confirmed the killings on Friday, »

- Dave Quinn

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Nikki Reed Addresses Backlash Over Pregnancy Podcast: 'How Dare You Cast a Dark Shadow'

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Nikki Reed is slamming her critics in the wake of controversy over recent comments she and husband Ian Somerhalder made about when they decided to start a family.

In an interview with Dr. Berlin’s Informed Pregnancy Podcast, Reed and Somerhalder revealed that while vacationing in Barcelona, Spain, in 2016, he went into her bag and threw out her birth control pills – while his wife was watching.

The couple laughed about the whole incident, further sharing that the decision was made in tandem with their close friends so they could hopefully welcome and raise their children together.

On Friday, Reed addressed »

- Lindsay Kimble

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Genius Dog Learns How to Collect Cash So She Can Pay for Her Treats All By Herself

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Holly is a modern woman.

This 5-year-old black Lab has a trick that all other canines should pay attention to: Holly has learned how to pay for her own treats all by herself.

Holly’s love for cold hard cash started early, so her pet parent had to get a little creative.

“Her obsession with money started when she was just a pup. She would steal money out of our bags and run around the house with it. We didn’t want her to eat the money so we traded money, for cookies,” Casi Cook, Holly’s mom, tells People. »

- Kelli Bender

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Edie Falco Discusses Playing No-Nonsense Attorney for Menendez Brothers: ‘She’s Definitely a Bulldog’

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Edie Falco has some big shoes to fill in her latest role.

On Law & Order, True Crime: The Menendez Murders, an eight-episode drama based on the notorious case which premieres Sept. 26 at 10 p.m. Et on NBC, Falco plays Leslie Abramson, the no-nonsense attorney to Erik and Lyle Menendez. Although Falco previously said she initially knew very little about the trial, she learned quickly that Abramson was a force.

“She was very driven to defend these boys,” Falco says in an exclusive clip about the show. “When I see footage of her, she’s definitely a bulldog.”

The Menendez brothers »

- Char Adams

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Dr. Deepak Chopra Shares His Tips for Managing Anxiety and Making a Personal Transformation

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There are few authors who are as popular and prolific as Dr. Deepak Chopra.

A frontrunner of integrative medicine and personal transformation, he stopped by People Now to discuss his 87th book Home: Where Everyone Is Welcome: Poems & Songs Inspired by American Immigrants and give insight into the benefits of meditation. 

“America is built by immigrants. Almost everyone except the original American Indians are immigrants,” said Chopra when discussing the famous immigrants like Albert Einstein and Kahlil Gibran who served as the inspiration for the poems and songs featured in his book.

“We created this country.”

Along with discussing Home, »

- Sam Gillette

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Why Are Avocados So Expensive Right Now? Here Are 3 Reasons

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It’s a time-honored tradition to complain about how expensive avocados are while simultaneously digging into your third order of guacamole for the week, but right now they are even more pricey than usual.

Wholesale avocado prices have increased 75% since July alone, reports Uproxx, and signs are popping up in New York that due to the rising costs of avocados, prices for items including them have to be raised too.

Here are three reasons why everybody’s favorite healthy food keeps costing more and more — and whether you can expect prices to return to normal anytime soon.

1. The basic law of supply and demand. »

- Maria Pasquini

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20 Major Furniture and Decor Sales You Should Be Shopping This Weekend

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Summer may have just ended, but your favorite online stores are already pushing out Halloween and holiday decor. Early adapters should check out AllModern‘s harvest offerings and Birch Lane’s festive assortment of ornaments and wreaths. Those hanging onto summer a little longer can still find great discounted outdoor furniture on Hayneedle.

AllModern: Up to 65% off guest prep essentials, harvest decor, flatware and more.

ABC Home: The Custom Sale: Save up to 25% off special-order upholstery, up to 10% off in-stock upholstery.

Birch Lane: 15% off with code Hurry. Up to 60% off lighting, rugs, bedding, decor, ornaments and tree décor, faux trees, »

- Mackenzie Schmidt

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Maury Povich Says All His Guests' Stories Are Real, No Matter How Crazy: 'This Is Not Springer'

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Twenty years later, Maury Povich‘s talk show is still leaving viewers’ jaws on the floor.

People Now recently caught up with the legendary TV host, who opened up about the last Maury guest that truly shocked him: A woman pregnant with twins from two different fathers, which has happened not once but twice on his show.

“The first time it happened, I just didn’t believe it,” said Povich, 78. “I looked at my staff on set and I said: ‘That’s impossible — did I read something wrong?’ ”

Well, not quite: The phenomenon can happen when two eggs from the »

- Aurelie Corinthios

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Justin Bieber, Selena Gomez and Daddy Yankee Among Nominees for 2017’s Latin American Music Awards

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Brought to you by the editors of People en Español

Telemundo announced the nominees for the 2017 Latin American Music Awards on Tuesday. Here are the highlights:

Shakira and Maluma lead the pack with seven nominations each, including three for their sultry hit single “Chantaje”: Favorite Collaboration, Song of the Year and Favorite Song – Pop Rock. Both nabbed noms for “Artist of the Year.”

Luis Fonsi, Daddy Yankee and Justin Bieber got three noms for “Despacito,” the summer anthem that made history by tying Mariah Carey’s “One Sweet Day” for longest run–16 weeks!–at the top of the Billboard »

- Daniela Herrera

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