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    Princess Charlotte said goodbye to Poland with an adorable curtsy, but everyone missed it

    Princess Charlotte is a serious pro at the art of a curtsy.

    >> Princess Charlotte appears to wear Prince Harry's hand-me-down shoes from 1986

    The 2-year-old was spotted on Wednesday morning giving a polite little curtsy to the Polish dignitaries as the royal family left the country for the second part of their tour in Germany. None of the officials seemed to see Charlotte; maybe in a few years she’ll be big enough to grab the spotlight.

    >> See the clip here

    The tiny princess has taken a cue from her mother, who has also been spotted giving a perfect curtsy while out and about.

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    Charlotte and her big brother, Prince George, are sitting out many of the family’s official events, but by the looks of it, she is absolutely ready for her royal duty.

    Beyoncé , O.J. Simpson, Jennifer Lawrence

    Have you seen the most recent wax figure of (who we think is) Beyoncé? It's kind of a nightmare. In fact, most of the Beyoncé wax figures have been a little... off. There must just be something about Queen Bey's look that can't be replicated! 

    O.J. Simpson will appear before a parole board today, that will determine if he gets out of prison. If he's released, he could be out as soon as October. He is currently 8 years into his 33 year sentence for a botched robbery in Las Vegas. Apparently, he has been a "model prisoner" and has a good chance of getting out. The hearing will stream live on multiple outlets at 1:30pm Central. MORE HERE

    Jennifer Lawrence went to watch Olivia WIlde perform in the play 1984 on Broadway and ended up puking in the hallway of the theater. While other attendees have reportedly fainted during the show because of its heavy content, J-Law says she just caught the stomach flu from her nephews. E! Online

    Usher apparently paid about $1.1 million to a woman he infected with herpes. Apparently, he was diagnosed in 2009 or 2010 and had relations with this woman in 2012. Under California law, it's illegal to knowingly or recklessly transmit an STD. Daily Mail

    Paige Davis WILL return to host the Trading Spaces reboot! Her response to being asked?

    “It really does not suck to be me today”  Entertainment Weekly

    Canada governor touches queen's elbow for safety on stairs

    Canada's governor general says he decided to breach royal protocol and touch Queen Elizabeth II to ensure she didn't stumble down slippery steps during an official engagement in London.

    David Johnston, who met with the 91-year-old monarch on Wednesday to mark Canada's 150th birthday, was seen gently touching her elbow as she ascended steps at London's Canada House. He did the same as she left the building.

    It is generally accepted that members of the public do not touch the queen.

    Johnston told CBC News: "It's a little bit awkward, that descent from Canada House to Trafalgar Square, and there was a carpet that was a little slippy, and so I thought perhaps it was appropriate to breach protocol just to be sure that there was no stumble."

    Key events in OJ Simpson's fall from sports hero, movie star

    O.J. Simpson's story represents one of the most dramatic falls from grace in the history of American pop culture.

    A beloved football hero in the 1960s and '70s, he transitioned effortlessly to movie star, sports commentator and TV pitchman in the years that followed.

    He kept that role until the 1994 killings of his ex-wife and her friend. A jury acquitted him, but many still believe he carried out the grisly slayings.

    Here's a timeline of major events in the life of Simpson, now 70, who has been imprisoned in Nevada for armed robbery and faces a parole hearing Thursday:

    — 1967: Simpson leads all college running backs in rushing in his first season at the University of Southern California.

    — 1968: Simpson wins the Heisman Trophy, college football's top honor.

    — 1969: The first pick in the pro draft, Simpson goes to the Buffalo Bills and spends the next nine seasons with the team.

    — 1973: He becomes the first NFL player to rush for 2,000 or more yards (2,003) in a season.

    — 1979: Simpson retires, having rushed for 11,236 yards, second most in NFL history at the time.

    — 1985: Simpson is inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

    — 1988: Simpson, who had been appearing in TV shows and commercials since the late 1960s, co-stars in the first of the "Naked Gun" crime comedies, perhaps his most popular role.

    — February 1992: Nicole Brown Simpson files for divorce after seven years of marriage. It becomes final Oct. 15.

    — June 12, 1994: Nicole Simpson and a friend, Ronald Goldman, are stabbed to death outside her Los Angeles home.

    — June 17, 1994: Ordered by prosecutors to surrender, Simpson instead flees with a friend in a white Ford Bronco. It's a nationally televised slow-speed chase across California freeways until police persuade him to surrender.

    — June 1995: During Simpson's trial, a prosecutor asks him to put on a pair of gloves believed worn by the killer. The gloves appear too small, leading defense attorney Johnnie Cochran to famously state in his closing argument: "If it doesn't fit, you must acquit."

    — Oct. 3, 1995: Simpson is acquitted of murder.

    — February 1997: After a trial in a civil suit filed by the victims' families, a jury finds Simpson liable for the deaths and orders he pay survivors $33.5 million.

    — July 2007: A federal bankruptcy judge awards the rights to a book by Simpson, in which he discusses how he could have committed the killings, to Goldman's family as partial payment of the judgment. The family renames the book "If I Did It: Confessions of the Killer."

    — September 2007: Simpson, accompanied by five men, confronts two sports-memorabilia dealers in a Las Vegas hotel room, angrily telling them that most of the memorabilia they are planning to sell is rightfully his.

    — Oct. 3, 2008: A jury finds Simpson and co-defendant Clarence "C.J." Stewart guilty of kidnapping, armed robbery, assault with a deadly weapon, burglary and conspiracy charges. The other accomplices had taken plea deals and received probation.

    — December 2008: Simpson is sentenced to nine to 33 years and sent to Lovelock Correctional Center in northern Nevada.

    — October 2010: The Nevada Supreme Court denies Simpson's appeal but grants Stewart a new trial. Stewart takes a plea deal and is released.

    — July 25, 2013: Simpson asks the Nevada Parole Board for leniency, saying he has tried to be a model prisoner. He wins parole on some convictions but is left with at least four more years to serve.

    — June 2017: The parole board sets a July 20 hearing date.

    OJ Simpson drawing world attention during plea for freedom

    Former football star and convicted felon O.J. Simpson will command the world's attention once again Thursday when he pleads for his freedom on live TV.

    Simpson was convicted in 2008 of an armed robbery involving two sports memorabilia dealers in a Las Vegas hotel room. The 70-year-old will ask four parole board members to release him in October after serving the minimum nine years of a 33-year sentence.

    An aging Simpson will appear as inmate No. 1027820, dressed in blue jeans and a blue button-down shirt, in a stark hearing room in a remote Nevada prison.

    Lovelock Correctional Center Warden Renee Baker said Wednesday she couldn't say how Simpson's parole hearing might turn out.

    "We'll see tomorrow," she said.

    Simpson was convicted of enlisting some men he barely knew, including two who had guns, to retrieve from two sports collectibles sellers some items that Simpson said were stolen from him a decade earlier.

    "My crime was trying to retrieve for my family my own property," Simpson told the parole officials in 2013 before apologizing.

    "Make no mistake, I would give it all back," he said, "to get these last five years back."

    The robbery was a new low for Simpson, whose celebrity spanned sports, movies, television and advertising before his fall from grace during his highly-publicized murder trial in 1995.

    Simpson was found not guilty in the killings of his ex-wife, Nicole Brown Simpson, and her friend Ronald Goldman. In 1997, he was found liable in civil court for the deaths and ordered to pay $33.5 million to survivors including his children and the Goldman family.

    The Goldmans believe Simpson got away with murder in Los Angeles, and many people felt the stiff sentence handed down in Las Vegas wasn't just about the robbery.

    A Goldman family spokesman said Ron Goldman's father and sister, Fred and Kim, won't be part of Simpson's parole hearing but feel apprehensive about "how this will change their lives again should Simpson be released."

    The retired district attorney who prosecuted Simpson for the heist denied Simpson's sentence was "payback" for his acquittal in the Los Angeles slayings.

    David Roger said Simpson took a gamble when he rejected an offer to avoid trial by pleading guilty to a felony that could have gotten him 2½ years in prison.

    "He thought he was invincible, and he rolled the dice," Roger said.

    However, Roger acknowledges that Simpson has a good chance to go free.

    By most accounts, Simpson has a clean prison record and a good chance for release.

    Simpson is expected to reiterate that he has kept a promise to stay out of trouble, coaches in the prison gym where he works and counsels other inmates.

    "I guess, my age, guys come to me," Simpson told parole officials four years ago.

    The same commissioners granted him parole during his last public appearance in 2013 on some of his 12 charges, leaving him with four years to serve before reaching his minimum term.

    At Simpson's side in his bid for freedom will be lawyer Malcolm LaVergne, close friend Tom Scotto, sister Shirley Baker and daughter Arnelle Simpson.

    O.J. Simpson is expected to explain what he would do and where he would live if he is granted parole.

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