PHOTOS: It’s no Stretch – MMA Star Andrea Calle is Caliente!

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MIAMI BEACH -- Miami Beach looks even better than usual when MMA star Andrea Calle shows off her stretching in the park! This Colombia-native and current Ft. Lauderdale resident is a busy lady. She’s an mixed martial arts presenter on El Octagano, the Spanish-language MMA show, and she competes as an amateur bodybuilder when she's not hawking her own line of fitness wear, AC Fit. Lucky for us, she likes to work out in the park and … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — CBS4 Exodus: Brian Andrews a Goner!

DORAL -- The talent drain continues at WFOR-CBS4. Anchor/investigative reporter Brian Andrews is telling Gossip Extra he is leaving the station at the end of his contract Jan. 31. Andrews has been there for nearly three years, and it was his second stint at the Doral station. Over the past few months, a number of high-profile talent preceded Andrews out the door, including anchor Shannon Hori, reporters Al Sunshine and Summer Knowles, … [Read more...]

PHOTOS — The Paul & Young Ron Morning Show’s Halloween Bash!

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FORT LAUDERDALE -- The best Halloween costumes in South Florida were found at morning radio stars Paul Castronovo and Young Ron Brewer's bash last night at Bokampers Sports Bar & Grill in Fort Lauderdale. The Big 105.9's duo (Real Radio 94.3 in West Palm Beach/Treasure Coast) managed to lure more than 200 people at their first annual Halloween shindig, and more than 50 in world-class costumes. A sexy little Red Riding Hood with a wolf … [Read more...]

BREAKING NEWS — South Florida Drug-Dealing Car Racer Randy Lanier Set to be Released From Prison After 27 Years!

FORT LAUDERDALE -- It's as strange as the story of Randy Lanier itself! Lanier, 60, a former IndyCar driver from Broward County sentenced to life in prison without parole in 1987 for his masterminding a giant international marijuana smuggling operation, is getting released next week, according to federal court records. Why? No one knows, except for Lanier and a couple of prosecutors at the U.S. Department of Justice. His release records … [Read more...]

BREAKING NEWS — Miami Dolphins Defender Derrick Shelby Arrested . . . Mugshot’s a Classic!

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FORT LAUDERDALE -- Rising Miami Dolphins star Derrick Shelby was arrested yesterday after a disturbance at a Fort Lauderdale nightclub -- and the mug shot might end up on the top 10 of NFL mug shots. Undrafted third-year defensive end Shelby, 25, was involved in an early morning fight at Off The Hookah in the Himmarshee Village bar district, and his booking photo shows he didn't come out of the kerfuffle unscathed. Fort Lauderdale cops say … [Read more...]

VIDEO — Hot-Headed Food Store Clerk Shoots Customers!

Fort Lauderdale food store clerk Omar Ayyash, 26, is wanted by Broward Sheriff's deputies today on charges that he tried to kill three store patrons (BSO photo)

FORT LAUDERDALE -- A Fort Lauderdale food-mart clerk is being sought by Broward authorities today after he was seen shooting three patrons on the store's video surveillance camera. The video below shows a man identified as Omar Ayyash, 26, calmly walk behind his counter at Marshall's Food Mart on NW 27th Avenue in Fort Lauderdale, pick up a semi-automatic handgun, walk past customers and into the street -- and fire at two men and a woman … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — Miami Dolphins Legend Bob Kuechenberg in Foreclosure!

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FORT LAUDERDALE -- Miami Dolphins great Bob Kuechenberg risks losing his South Florida home to foreclosure, according to court records. Kuechenberg, 66, the veteran of 14 seasons with Fins as offensive lineman, is being sued by Bank of New York in a Broward County court. The bank claims “Kooch” stopped paying his $538,000-mortgage last year and now wants his house at 2519 SW 30th Terrace, in the Riverland Manors area of Fort … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE PHOTOS — Lady Gaga Kicks Off Artpop Ball Tour In SoFla!

SUNRISE -- Lady Gaga kicked off the North American leg of her Artpop Ball world tour last night at the BB&T Center in Sunrise, and Gossip Extra's the only news organization with the photos! This time around, Gaga went through eight costume changes during the two-hour show, featuring a rousing performance of Alejandro in which the 28-year-old singer went from skin-tight Spandex to just skin. With pasties on the nips, of … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE PHOTOS — Adam Sandler: Big Daddy Treats Family to Fort Lauderdale Lunch!

FORT LAUDERDALE -- With his home in Pacific Palisades, Calif., in the middle of brush fires, funnyman Adam Sandler is spending a couple days with his elderly mom and his wife's family in Fort Lauderdale. On Saturday, Sandler and his thick beard were spotted having lunch with wife Jackie Sandler and the clan on the Intracoastal-side patio at Bokamper's in Fort Lauderdale. The star of The Waterboy and Big Daddy didn't seem to be able to sit … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — Ex-Dolphins Owner Sells Moldy Fort Lauderdale House For “Paltry” $6.4 M!

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FORT LAUDERDALE -- The former majority owner of the Miami Dolphins finally unloaded his prime real estate "teardown" on a Fort Lauderdale canal for $6.4 million -- $3.5 million less than what he hoped for! It's another Gossip Extra exclusive: Billionaire H. Wayne Huizenga sold his compound two years after it was first listed for $9.9 million. The buyers: Investors and Miami City Ballet benefactors Henry and Harriet Pownall. According … [Read more...]

PHOTOS — Ho Ho Ho! Miley Cyrus Twerking on Santa Claus — Watch Out Sunrise!

LOS ANGELES -- Ooops, she did again: Pop star Miley Cyrus managed to raise more eyebrows when she twerked on Santa Claus on opening night of the multi-artist Jingle Ball tour Friday in Los Angeles. Twerking on Santa? Get ready for more of the same Dec. 20 as Cyrus, Enrique Iglesias, Flo Rida, Avril Lavigne, Jason Derulo, Fifth Harmony and others invade the BB&T Center in Sunrise for this year's Y-100 Jingle Ball. … [Read more...]

BREAKING NEWS — TV Wars: CBS Stations Clobbered in Both South Florida Markets!

While CBS the network delivers some of its best programming in years, its two South Florida affiliates were spanked in the all-important November ratings period, according to audience studies. WFOR-Channel 4 in Miami/Fort Lauderdale and WPEC-Channel 12 in West Palm Beach/Treasure Coast placed third in most of the key time-periods and newscasts among adults 25 to 54 years of age. A historic low: 0.39 percent of Miami/Fort Lauderdale … [Read more...]