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Celebrity scoop.

This week in celebrity news there is controversy surrounding Miley Cyrus, splits, babies, a Justin Bieber date, and much more…

Michael Buble becomes first-time father.
Canadian crooner, Michael Buble, and his model wife, Luisana Lopilato, welcomed their first child into the world on Tuesday August 27. The happy couple named their newborn son ‘Noah’.

Khloe Kardashian and Lamar Odom split amid drug rumors.
Things appear to have gone downhill for NBA star, Lamar Odom, as TMZ has reported that he’s not only split from wife Khloe Kardashian, but is allegedly struggling with an addiction to hard drugs. According to “ESPN,” Odom had been at a Los Angeles area hotel, where friends were trying to convince him to get help. They say the free agent still harbors hope of signing with an NBA team and continuing his career.

Miley Cyrus’ VMA performance causes uproar.
Miley Cyrus (“Hanna Montana”) created a media storm with a raunchy performance at the VMA awards show on Sunday August 25. While Cyrus is pleased with the publicity, celebrities and, well, everyone, seem to be weighing in on the controversy. Find out more by watching the video clip below:

Paris Jackson doing better.
Michael Jackson’s mother, Katherine, told Hello! Magazine that Jackson’s daughter, Paris, age 15, is getting the help she needs and is in a good place. Jackson was admitted to a residential treatment facility following a suicide attempt in June.

Justin Bieber dates former girlfriend.
While ex-girlfriend, Selena Gomez, partied with bestie, Taylor Swift, at the VMA awards, Justin Bieber headed out on the town with the girl he dated prior to meeting Gomez. Bieber and Jacques Piles reportedly hung out and had dinner together, with the Biebs commenting afterward on Twitter:

Kate Gosselin suing Jon Gosselin.
The former “Jon & Kate Plus 8” couple, now divorced, are headed for a clash in court as Kate has slapped Jon with a lawsuit related to a book written by his friend Robert Hoffman, entitled, Kate Gosselin: How She Fooled The World. The book has been pulled from shelves in light of the lawsuit, in which Gosselin alleges that her ex-husband illegally obtained information contained in the tell-all by stealing her hard drive and hacking into her phone and computer.

Alec Baldwin welcomes a new daughter.
Alec Baldwin (“30 Rock”) and his wife, Hilaria, welcomed their new bundle of joy, Carmen Gabriela Baldwin, into the world on Friday August 23. Baby Carmen has an older half-sister, Ireland, whose mother is actress Kim Basinger (“Batman,” “L.A. Confidential”). Hilaria Baldwin took to Twitter to announce the new arrival:

Paula Deen lawsuit dismissed.
The lawsuit that effectively brought down Paula Deen’s (“Paula Deen’s Best Dishes”) business empire, has been dismissed. Just days after a judge threw out charges of racial discrimination, the court also nixed charges of sexual harassment that were still pending. People reports that a court document showed a settlement was reached between the parties with no award of costs or fees involved. The employee who initiated the lawsuit, Lisa Jackson, also released a statement absolving Deen of personal responsibility for any of the complaints.