EXCLUSIVE — Ex-West Palm Beach Cop Turned Informant Charged With Selling Steroids!

WEST PALM BEACH -- A former West Palm Beach Police officer with a 20-year history of work-related trouble has been officially accused of selling steroids while on-duty, according to a press release from the U.S. Attorney's Office. Surprisingly the ex-patrolman, Dewitt McDonald, 45, was charged only with one count of knowingly carrying a firearm while trafficking steroids. McDonald was not arrested, but he's due in federal court for an … [Read more...]

OUTRAGE: Low-Cost Jetair Starts Service From Miami to Europe — But Won’t Accept U.S. Credit Cards!

MIAMI -- How's this for a let down: A new low-cost airline is starting regular service from Miami International Airport to Belgium Saturday, but Americans can't take advantage of the $650-roundtrip tickets! It's yet another Gossip Extra exclusive: Belgian airline Jetair won't process American credit cards because, says a company spokesman, Jetair has had "issues" with our plastic! There's more: As a result of the credit card policy, giant … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE: E-Cigarette Ads Rejected by All Local Television Stations — Except For Fox Affiliate WSVN!

MIAMI -- A controversy has erupted in local television on whether electronic cigarette makers should be advertising on local programs. It's yet another Gossip Extra exclusive: Several sources in tv-land are telling me manufacturers of the battery-operated, vapor-producing devices have been on a push to get ads on the air quickly -- before an expected ban goes into effect. Thing is: The general managers of most stations have turned down the … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — Celebrities-Backed Casino Ship Launches From Port of Palm Beach!

RIVIERA BEACH -- What do matinee idol Rob Lowe, comedian Eddie Griffin, and TV series pretty boy  Josh Duhamel have in common? They all have a stake in Island Breeze II, the Palm Beach area's new casino ship! It's yet another Gossip Extra exclusive: As the 160-foot ship sailed from the Port of Palm Beach to the three-mile international zone with gambling enthusiasts for the first time this morning, Lowe (The West Wing, St. Elmo's … [Read more...]

EDITORIAL — Isn’t it Time For TMZ to Quit Sucking up to Justin Bieber?

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MIAMI -- TMZ’s Harvey Levin to try and pull his head out of Justin Bieber’s butt. It’s way up there, and Harvey's losing track of reality. Ever since Bieber was charged with DUI on his own admission he’d been smoking weed in Miami Beach Jan. 23, TMZ has been on a campaign to embarrass Miami Beach Police and Miami-Dade County State Attorney Katherine Fernandez Rundle. And it's looked downright silly doing it. Since the incident, the … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — Casey Anthony Resurfaces: She Was Secretly Deposed in Civil Lawsuit!

ORLANDO -- Suspected child killer Casey Anthony was finally deposed in the defamation lawsuit that Kissimmee homemaker Zenaida Gonzalez filed against Anthony after Anthony claimed someone with the same name was responsible for the disappearance and death of her two-year-old daughter. It's another Gossip Extra exclusive: Anthony's lawyers lost an attempt to block Anthony's deposition last month, and Anthony's day-long grilling, under oath, … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — The Palm Beach Post Bets on Bizarre Idea Bar!

WEST PALM BEACH -- A week after the announcement that Palm Beach Post advertising executive Chuck Gerardi will be leaving by year's end, sources at the sinking daily are telling Gossip Extra that Gerardi's department -- the newspaper's life force -- is in shambles. After several changes in the pay structures of advertising representatives, many have seen their paychecks dwindle to less than half what they used to be, and one rep told me it's … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — Palm Beach County Socialite Caught in DC Area Sex Scandal!

A spat between an up-and-coming Washington, D.C. area politician and his Palm Beach County mistress has exposed the married pol's forays into porn and extramarital affairs! Prince George's County Council candidate Vince Canales, 46, who's married to Maryland Judge Robin Gill Bright, should not be elected to the powerful position, says Palm Beach County resident Leslie Wimes, founder of the non-profit Women on The Move. Wimes should know, … [Read more...]

WEIRD FLORIDA — Herpes-Infected Monkeys Spread Unchecked in Central Florida!

From the state that brought you deer-eating pythons, bobcat-stalking gators and manatee rodeo, here come the herpes-ridden African monkeys. And wildlife authorities in Central Florida are unsure how to handle a growing population of the feral rhesus macaques, many of them infected with a virus that can be deadly for humans. The story of how the non-native species took over the Silver River State Park itself is a doozy. Three pairs were … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — Pressures of Rosie O’Donnell House Deal Pushed Contractor Over The Edge!

Mounting debts, pressures brought on by his request for a loan from actress Olivia Newton-John and the sale of Newton-John's house to out-of-work TV talker Rosie O'Donnell may have pushed Jupiter contractor Chris Pariseleti to kill himself in the Jupiter Inlet Colony house three weeks ago, several friends and close associates of the deceased told Gossip Extra. "He was under a lot of pressure," said Pariseleti's brother, Realtor Erik … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — Dwyane Wade’s Legal Bills in Divorce Reach $10 Million!

Miami Heat superstar Dwyane Wade's divorce could end up costing him $10 million in legal bills! Repeat: 10 MILLION BUCKS for a divorce! Two of the dozen or so lawyers in two states involved with Wade's split from high school sweetheart Siohvaughn Funches tell Gossip Extra that the past few months in the six-year battle will undoubtedly run the total tab up to that stunning figure! "We were at about $8 million last year, and now we're … [Read more...]