EXCLUSIVE — New York Ebola Doc Craig Spencer’s Florida Relatives Mum on His Condition!

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PORT CHARLOTTE -- New York City doctor Craig Spencer, the Doctors Without Borders physician who just returned from Africa with ebola, had not seen most of his family members for over a year -- including his mom and dad on Florida's West Coast. It's yet another Gossip Extra exclusive: According to records, the 33-year doctor's folks live on a quiet, leafy street of Port Charlotte, a sleepy suburban town near Punta Gorda. Jim and Patricia … [Read more...]

PHOTOS — Gabrielle Union Gets Cozy With a Man Who’s Definitely Not Dwyane Wade!

NEW YORK CITY -- Photos of Think Like a Man actress Gabrielle Union partying with a man who was definitely not Miami Heat superstar Dwyane Wade, her new husband, ignited rumors that Union has been stepping out on Wade. Of course, Gossip Extra is the only South Florida media organization with the pictures, grainy shots from in the 30th anniversary party of Def Jam records at the Barclays Center last week in Brooklyn. The bearded dude who … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — Miami Heat Coach Erik Spoelstra: Check Out My Secret Paradise Hideway!

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MAUI -- If you ever wondered where double world champ Miami Heat coach Erik Spoelstra disappears in the summer, wonder no mas. Here's a hint: Aloha, bitches! The 43-year-old Spoelstra, who'll earn some serious props this season if he can manage without LeBron James, actually owns an overgrown, Bohemian hideaway on a lush out-of-the-way street of Hawaii, according to records obtained by Gossip Extra. It's not a new or a huge place, … [Read more...]

BREAKING NEWS — Charlie Crist, Rick Scott Neck And Neck in The Stretch!

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TALLAHASSEE -- It's a dead heat between Republican Governor Rick Scott and Democratic challenger Charlie Crist less than two weeks before the election. And in the words of an early polling specialist to The News Service of Florida, voters have such a negative view of Scott and Crist -- which likely won't change after last night's third and last debate -- that they'll be casting ballots for the "lesser of two evils!" -- Mysterious Nigerian … [Read more...]

HALLOWEEN: How About a Creepy Rick Scott Mask?

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ORLANDO -- The newest Halloween masks of Governor Rick Scott have hit the market, and they're creepier than ever. They're a first marketing effort by Orlando artist Jason Underwood, 26. "I think anyone who is has seen Rick Scott can agree that he looks insanely CREEPY," Underwood said. "He may be a nice guy, but the idea of a Rick Scott Halloween mask was too hard to pass up. Even Voldemort and Skeletor are pale in comparison." And at … [Read more...]

OPINION — Rein in Florida’s Out-of-Control Law Enforcement, Vote Yes on Medical Marijuana!

Florida's so-called medical marijuana initiative, which comes before the voters Nov. 4, deserves a resounding "Yes" vote. A win in favor of the initiative eventually would open the door to outright legalization, and that's reason enough to pass the measure. But an even better reason would be to start on the path of something that's long overdue: Law enforcement needs to be heeled, big time, and taking away a crime that allowed crime … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — Tiger Woods: I Object to $1.2 Million-Judgment, And I’m Appealing!

MIAMI -- After weeks of back and forth with a Miami-Dade Circuit Court judge, Tiger Woods officially is appealing a local jury’s decision that he pay $1.22 million in damages, plus interests, to Miami memorabilia dealer Gotta Have It Golf. Jupiter Island resident Woods, one of the pro golf tour's cheapest characters, seems ready for the months, if not years, in appeals court! His attorney, Guy Rasco, has until mid-November to file his … [Read more...]

Trouble For Miami Heat Owner Micky Arison: Carnival Passenger Quarantined at Sea For Ebola!

MIAMI -- A LeBron James-free Miami Heat isn't team owner Micky Arison's only problem these days. His Carnival Cruise Lines is back in the news, and this time it involves ebola. A hospital lab supervisor who may have handled the bodily fluids of the man who died of ebola last week embarked on a Carnival ship in Galveston, Texas, Sunday -- and now he has been quarantined ONBOARD THE CARNIVAL MAGIC! The ship has 1,845 cabins for passengers and … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — Justin Bieber’s South Florida Bodyguards: We’ve Got no Employment Records!

MIAMI -- The South Florida-based security company hired to watch over troubled pop star Justin Bieber sure has strange business practices. The Hollywood-based Guardian Professional Security, which also counts rappers 50 Cent, Lil Wayne and Timbaland and singers Alicia Keys and Shakira among its clients, claims in court documents filed in Miami that it has no employment, background and training records for Hugo Hesny, the beefy human shield … [Read more...]

PHOTO — Facial Surgery Can’t Silence Morning Radio Star Young Ron Brewer . . . But it Sure Makes Him Look Weird!

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MIAMI -- If a picture is worth 1,000 words, then this one of The Paul & Young Ron Morning Show's Ron Brewer could fill two hours of air time . . . and it hurts just looking at it! Brewer just underwent facial surgery for skin cancer (not a face lift, he claims!) and that's how he shows up in the studios of Big 105.9 every morning. (The show also airs on Real Radio 94.3 in West Palm Beach and the Treasure Coast) "He can open his mouth," … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE PHOTOS — Miami Dolphins, Green Bay Packers Fans Battle Outside Sun Life Stadium . . . Eight Arrests, 66 Incidents!

A nasty fight between Miami Dolphins fans and Green Bay backers erupted in the parking lot of Sun Life Stadium yesterday in Miami Gardens. This unidentified Green Bay got a broken nose out of it! (Charlie Ans/Splash News photo)

MIAMI GARDENS -- Fights between Miami Dolphins fans and Green Bay Packers backers erupted in the parking lots outside Sun Life Stadium yesterday after the Fins' heartbreaking loss. And of course, Gossip Extra is the only South Florida news organization with the photos of a particularly bloody confrontation that made football fans look like British soccer hooligans. -- UPDATE: Click here for the best game photos in the biz! But one thing … [Read more...]

PHOTOS — Pink’s The New Black as Dolphins Blow Lead to Packers With 3 Seconds Left!

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MIAMI GARDENS -- It was one of the most exciting Miami Dolphins game at Sun Life Stadium since Palm Beacher Stephen Ross bought the team in 2009, but Lady Victory picked the wrong side In a stadium with more breast cancer awareness pink than teal and orange, the Green Bay Packers got a go-ahead TD with three seconds left. -- UPDATE: Fights between opposing fans mar an otherwise exciting Miami Dolphins game The Fins were unable to … [Read more...]

PHOTOS — Kristin Beck, LGBT Celebs Sparkle at Fontainebleau Recognition Dinner!

MIAMI BEACH -- The annual Sparkle dinner at the Fontainebleau Miami Beach was as much about heroes as it was about celebrating the local lesbian, gay, bi and transgender community. Mostly because ex-Navy SEAL Kristin Beck -- a transgendered woman whose service earned her several decorations -- was among those honored. It was the LBGTQ Task Force's 18th annual Sparkle dinner, and the event is now a major fundraiser with close to 700 … [Read more...]