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Gandalf's stick in 'Lord of the Rings' sold at USD 390,000
Gandalf's stick in 'Lord of the Rings' sold at USD 390,000

The white staff wielded by actor Ian McKellen's character Gandalf in 'Lord of the Rings' trilogy has been sold at 245,000 pounds at an auction.

Chris Brown settles lawsuit for USD 100,000
Chris Brown settles lawsuit for USD 100,000

R&B singer Chris Brown has settled a civil lawsuit for USD 100,000.

Rihanna donates USD 135,000 to charity
Rihanna donates USD 135,000 to charity

R&B star Rihanna splashed out USD 135,000 at an auction to benefit Aids research at the star-studded amfAr Inspiration gala here.

DeGeneres donates USD 10,000 to football player Devon Still
DeGeneres donates USD 10,000 to football player Devon Still

Comedienne Ellen DeGeneres has donated USD 10,000 to football player Devon Still, for the treatment of his daughter, suffering from neuroblastoma cancer.

Karl Lagerfeld designs USD 175,000 punch bag
Karl Lagerfeld designs USD 175,000 punch bag

Karl Lagerfeld has designed a USD 175,000 punch bag for Louis Vuitton as part of the brand's Celebrating Monogram project.

Keeping 'Game Of Thrones' nude scene a secret worth USD 200,000
Keeping 'Game Of Thrones' nude scene a secret worth USD 200,000

Producers of 'Game of Thrones' splurged  USD 200,000 to keep the nude scene featuring the character of Queen Cersei in the upcoming season of the popular TV series a secret.

Catherine Bellis, 15, loses out on $60,000 for US Open stunner
Catherine Bellis, 15, loses out on $60,000 for US Open stunner

Fifteen-year-old CiCi Bellis caused the biggest upset of the US Open on Tuesday when she knocked out Australian Open runner-up Dominika Cibulkova, the 12th seed -- but it cost her $60,000.

Kourtney Kardashian, Scott Disick lost USD 4,000 in robbery

Reality TV star Kourtney Kardashian have lost USD 4,000 in cash during the robbery which took place last month in their Southampton, New York home.

French Montana buys USD 30,000 jewelry for Khloe`s birthday

Rapper French Montana has gifted USD 30,000-worth of jewels to girlfriend Khloe Kardashian on her 30th birthday.

NYC settles with 14 Occupy protesters for USD 583K

New York City has agreed to pay nearly USD 600,000 to settle allegations that police wrongfully arrested a group of Occupy Wall Street protesters, marking the largest settlement to date in an Occupy-related civil rights lawsuit, the marchers` lawyers said today.

Halle Berry ordered to pay USD 16,000 a month in child support

Halle Berry has been ordered by a court to pay USD 16,000 a month to her ex-boyfriend Gabriel Aubry for child support.

Justin Bieber makes USD 5,45,000 donations?

Troubled pop sensation Justin Bieber donated a generous USD 5,45,000 at the amfAR gala at Cannes.

Rihanna donates USD 25,000 to LAPD

R&B star Rihanna has donated a USD 25,000 to the Los Angeles Police Foundation following a selfie session gone wrong at a recent basketball game.

Bradman`s first Test bat up for auction

The cricket bat used by Australian sporting legend Don Bradman to launch his Test career has been put up for auction and is expected to fetch up to Australian dollars 145,000.
Bradman, who retired with a yet-to-be-topped Test batting average of 99.94, used the bat to open his Test career in the 1928 series against England.

Ellen DeGeneres gives $10,000 to waitress

TV host and stand-up comedian Ellen DeGeneres was so impressed with a waitress` good deed in New Hampshire that she donated a huge sum to her.

300,000 people affected in China floods

About 300,000 people in seven cities of China have been affected as heavy rains have lashed the country`s Gansu province since Tuesday, authorities said Friday.

Number of Syrian refugees exceeds 440,000: UN

Syrian refugees registered or awaiting registration in neighboring countries doubled since the beginning of September and now stands at 442,256.

Bruce Springsteen raises USD 160,000 at charity show

Rocker Bruce Springsteen raised USD 160,000 for wounded soldiers by auctioning off his guitar, shirt and harmonica at a charity show.

Over 89,000 appeared for CAT exam so far

The ongoing CAT for admission to the IIMs and other B-schools has so far
been taken by more than 89,000 candidates.

Pitt, Jolie donate $340,000 to Somalia

Hollywood couple Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie have donated $340,000 for famine victims in Somalia.