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ACTOR SNIPES NOW A FREE MAN HALLE BERRY IS PREGNANT WHO SAID WHAT
Wesley Snipes has been released from a federal prison in Pennsylvania. Snipes was convicted in 2008 on tax charges. He was released Tuesday and placed under home confinement. A Bureau of Corrections spokeswoman said Friday he'll be overseen by the New York Community Corrections Office until July 19. Snipes has appeared in dozens of films. He entered the McKean prison in December 2010 to begin a three-year sentence for failure to file income tax returns. Snipes belonged to a group that challenged the government's right to collect taxes.
A representative for Halle Berry has confirmed that she and her fiance, Olivier Martinez, are expecting their first child together.
Berry and Martinez announced their engagement last year. Actress Berry, 46, has a daughter with her ex-boyfriend, Gabriel Aubry. The two settled their custody battle over the 5-year-old in November.
"Former President George Bush has invited President Obama to the opening of his presidential library later this month. President Obama said he's looking forward to going through the library to see if there was anything else he could blame Bush for." -- Jay Leno.
From our wire services