PHOTOS — Florida Practice Makes Perfect For Daredevil Nik Wallenda’s Chicago Stunt!

Nik Wallenda, practicing for his Nov. 2 Chicago stunt last week in Sarasota (Splash News photo)

SARASOTA -- Nik Wallenda has declared himself ready for his daring high-wire walk across the Chicago skyline on Sunday after weeks of preparations at home in Sarasota. The man who walked across Niagara Falls and the Grand Canyon is set to walk from skyscraper to skyscraper in the Windy City without a net or a harness, live on Discovery Channel starting at 7 p.m. Wallenda, 35, will wear a blindfold for portions of the walk. "It makes … [Read more...]

MUGSHOT — Drug Suspect Booked in Go-Directly-to-Jail Monopoly T-shirt!

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CAPE CORAL -- If you're going out with some pot and drug paraphernalia, allegedly, don't wear a t-shirt that reads "Go directly to jail." Yet, that's what 20-year-old Micah Dailey did this week in Cape Coral. Of course, he got stopped by Cape Coral Police -- and went directly to jail. Records show Dailey was charged with misdemeanor possession of marijuana and paraphernalia. He was booked in his green t-shirt with the reproduction of … [Read more...]

BREAKING NEWS — NY Times Tags Florida AG Pam Bondi as Easily Influenced by Cash, Gifts!

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TALLAHASSEE -- Right on time for Tuesday's election, Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi is featured prominently in a New York Times story about the influence of lobbyists on attorneys general of several states. The damning story shows how Bondi's investigations of corporations on the behalf of consumers mysteriously stopped after she was wined and dined by out-of-state lobbyists. The NYT's yarn focused on the D.C. law firm of Dickstein … [Read more...]

PHOTOS — Entourage-less Adrian Grenier Does South Florida!

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MIAMI BEACH -- He's been flying solo this week in Miami Beach, but Entourage star Adrian Grenier has been enjoying some serious time in the sun while on break from the production of the highly awaited big screen adaptation of the HBO blockbuster series! As usual, Gossip Extra is the only South Florida media outfit with the photos! Grenier, 38, is reviving his character of movie star Vince Chase alongside Jeremy Piven, Kevin Connolly and … [Read more...]

PHOTOS — Miami Docs Treat Tortoise Constipated by Turtle-Shaped Pendant!

MIAMI -- A 15-pound male pet tortoise named Lola recently ended up at the office of a South Miami vet with a painful problem: Turtle heads are just not poking out the way they used to! Lola has been constipated real bad since he swallowed a pendant SHAPED LIKE A TURTLE! We wish we could be making this up, but we're not. Vet Don Harris and his crew at the Avian and Exotic Animal Medical Center were shocked when Lola's owner brought him in … [Read more...]

PHOTOS — RHOBH’s Dana Wilkey Shows Off Miami Beach Bikini Bod!

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MIAMI BEACH -- Ex-Real Housewives of Beverly Hills Dana Wilkey better be careful where these photos of her Miami Beach jaunt over the weekend end up. We wouldn't them to fall in the wrong hands or anything! Trainwreck party planner Wilkey, after all, is facing fraud charges stemming from a federal indictment filed in June and accusing her of receiving kickbacks from a health insurance scheme. And there may be some hardcore inmates in a … [Read more...]

PHOTOS — Aretha Franklin, Courtney Love Shine at RHOM Star Lea Black’s Yearly Gala!

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MIAMI BEACH -- The princess landed the queen of soul for The Black's Gala last night at the Fontainebleau Miami Beach. Lea Black, the princess of Miami society, celebrated the 20th anniversary of her and criminal defense attorney husband Roy Black's yearly charity gala with an intimate concert by Aretha Franklin, the queen of soul. And at 72, Franklin proved to the 750 or so guests that she still has the pipes to match her timeless … [Read more...]

PHOTOS — Dennis Rodman Crashes Boca Raton Law Firm Party to Ask Carmen Electra to Marry Him Again!

Dennis Rodman to Carmen Electra: Will you marry me, again? (Splash News photo)

BOCA RATON -- NBA legend Dennis Rodman crashed a private party at Blue Martini in Boca Raton last night to try to talk actress Carmen Electra, his ex-wife, to marry him again, but he only managed to have organizers beef up security! As usually, Gossip Extra's the only South Florida media organization with the photos of the kerfufle! It all went down about 7 p.m. when the Halloween party of the Berman & Berman law firm started kicking at … [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...]

EXCLUSIVE — Bill Gates is Fixing Wellington Horse Manure Scandal!

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WELLINGTON -- America's richest man was no match for the Village of Wellington, and Gossip Extra! Just a week after we broke the story that Bill Gates is the target of daily fines for illegally dumping horse poop in a holding tank built too close to a pond on his Wellington equestrian property, the Microsoft founder's lawyers filed a proper notice to build a new bin at the legal 100-foot distance from water. According to village building … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — Mugshot: Palm Beach Society Handyman Injured During DUI Test!

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PALM BEACH -- Palm Beach society handyman Charles Richardson fell -- face first -- onto the roadway as he listened to a police officer's instructions for a road sobriety-test, and the resulting mugshot is scary! The 67-year-old's injuries were so severe, including a broken nose, that he was rushed to the hospital without completing his tests. Needless to say, cops say he was sloshed and charged him with DUI even though the results of a … [Read more...]

PHOTOS — Awkward: Delray Beach’s Nick Loeb Bumps Into Sofia Vergara, Leaves Ball With Hot Blonde!

NEW YORK CITY -- Delray Beach businessman Nick Loeb awkwardly bumped into ex-fiancee Sofia Vergara on the red carpet of the Angel Ball last night in New York City but eventually left with a mystery date that could give Modern Family's Vergara a run for her money in the beauty derby. Fried-onion maker Loeb, 39, recently got the boot when Vergara took up with True Blood werewolf Joe Manganiello. Vergara, who came to the cancer-research … [Read more...]