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Nick Carter Accused of Raping Dream Singer Melissa Schuman

By: TMZ Staff

Former Dream singer Melissa Schuman claims Nick Carter raped her back in 2002 ... when she was 18 and he was 22. Melissa says she and the Backstreet Boys singer started talking because their managers suggested they date -- presumably for good PR --…

Mark Cuban Says LaVar Ball Is Playing Trump Like a Fiddle

By: TMZ Staff

Mark Cuban is CONGRATULATING LaVar Ball for his celebrity beef with Donald Trump ... saying the way LaVar has handled the China shoplifting crisis is straight out of Trump's playbook. The Dallas Mavericks owner says the twist in the whole Ball vs.…

Justin Verlander Shows Off Super Rare $450k Ford GT

By: TMZ Staff

Here’s the latest evidence that Justin Verlander’s life is infinitely better than 99.9% of men in America ... his brand spankin' new 2017 Ford GT -- a supercar worth AT LEAST $450k!!! Ford has only released 500 of the '17 GTs -- despite…

Cam Newton Posts 2008 Mug Shot, 'Learn From This Story'

By: TMZ Staff

Cam Newton says he thought his life and his career were OVER when he was arrested for stealing a student's laptop computer in 2008 ... but now he wants people to learn from his mistakes.  It was this exact date in 2008 that Newton was busted…

Kurtis Blow Says Hip-Hop Needs to Embrace Christmas More

By: TMZ Staff

Kurtis Blow isn't just a rap pioneer ... he's a Christmas rap pioneer, but this holiday season he's inviting all of hip-hop to join him by the yuletide fire. We got the NYC legend Tuesday at Reagan National in D.C. and asked why he thought…

Khalid Jumps Through Hoops to Adopt His New Puppy

By: TMZ Staff

Khalid just got himself a new dog -- but the adoption was no walk in the park ... not even close. Sources close to the adoption tell TMZ Khalid got put through the ringer Saturday -- with a 4-hour long interview and vetting process at L.A.'s Bark…