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The Oprah Winfrey Network will simulcast the private memorial service for Dr. Maya Angelou on Saturday.

The celebration of her legacy will air at 10 a.m. ET/7 a.m. PT on OWN. It will also be available via Oprah.com.

“I’ve been blessed to have Maya Angelou as my mentor, mother/sister, and friend since my 20s,” Winfrey said in a statement. “She was there for me always, guiding me through some of the… Continue reading OWN to simulcast Maya Angelou funeral

It’s been a month of triumph and tragedy for Angelina Jolie, and the best and worst of times continue.

The A-lister will not be able to attend Sunday’s funeral in San Diego for her aunt Debbie Martin, who died Sunday of breast cancer, as she’s obligated to attend the premiere of partner Brad Pitt‘s new film World War Z in England.

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Debbie’s widower Ron told E! the… Continue reading Angelina Jolie To Miss Aunt’s Funeral For London Premiere Of Brad Pitt’s New Movie

pp bobbikristina2 0 REPORT: Bobbi Kristina Got High After Whitney Houstons Funeral

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By radio detection and ranging Staff

Her mother’s highly emotional funeral was just too much for Bobbi Kristina Brown. Following the event, she “disappeared” for a time and was found “using drugs,” two sources have told The Daily Beast.

Her family didn’t find her until Sunday morning, just before they were to leave for Whitney’s burial, the sources added.

“Everyone was freaking… Continue reading REPORT: Bobbi Kristina Got High After Whitney Houston's Funeral

pp whitney casket EXC Bobby Brown Leaving Funeral Was So Very Sad, Says Whitney Houstons Attorney

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By Jen Heger – Radar Legal Editor

Bobby Brown’s controversial departure from his ex-wife Whitney Houston’s funeral has become an unfortunate distraction from what was otherwise an emotional and loving tribute to the singer.

“I saw Bobby leave, and I didn’t know what was going on at the time. All I knew is that one moment he was there, and the next… Continue reading Bobby Brown Leaving Funeral Was 'So Very Sad,' Says Whitney Houston's Attorney

pp bobbikristina2 Bobbi Kristina Didnt Know About Dad Bobby Brown Controversy At Whitney Houston Funeral

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Bobbi Kristina Brown sat in the front pew for her mother Whitney Houston’s funeral, and fortunately wasn’t aware of the controversy involving where her father Bobby Brown and his entourage would be seated.

The teenager, who was twice hospitalized in the 24 hours following her mother’s sudden death February 11, was comforted by her grandmother during… Continue reading Bobbi Kristina Didn't Know About Dad Bobby Brown Controversy At Whitney Houston Funeral