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Jenny McCarthy and Donnie Wahlberg appear at Howard Sterns 60th birthday bash, presented by Sirius XM, in New York on Jan. 31, 2014. McCarthy announced on April 16, 2014 that she and Wahlberg are engaged. - Provided courtesy of OTRC / Kristina Bumphrey / Startraksphoto.com

Congrats to Jenny McCarthy and Donnie Wahlberg -- they are engaged!

The 41-year-old announced the news on Wednesday, April 16, on the ABC show "The View," where she serves as a co-host. She also showed off her yellow sapphire engagement ring in a private photo shoot at a nail salon (check out the photos here). McCarthy and Donnie, a 44-year-old star of CBS' "Blue Bloods," brother of Mark Wahlberg and member of pop group New Kids on the Block, began dating last year.

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Beyonce appears in the 2013 music video Drunk in Love with Jay Z. - Provided courtesy of Columbia Records

Could Beyonce and Jay-Z embark on a joint tour together this summer?

According to a report that originated in Page Six, the musical couple are said to be launching a joint stadium concert tour in the United States that could begin as early as June 2014. Neither singer has commented about the report.

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X-Men director Bryan Singer appears at the Jack The Giant Slayer footprint ceremony in California on Feb. 28, 2013. In April 2014, he was the target of a sexual abuse lawsuit. Singers lawyer said the claims were without merit. - Provided courtesy of Sara De Boer / Startraksphoto.com

Bryan Singer, director and producer of several "X-Men" films, including the upcoming movie "X-Men: Days of Future Past," is accused of raping and drugging a teenage boy in the 1990s, according to a recent lawsuit, while his lawyer says the claims are "completely without merit."

The suit was filed in a federal court in Hawaii on Wednesday. The accuser, Michael Egan, claims Singer, 48, "manipulated his power, wealth and position in the entertainment industry to sexually abuse and exploit" him and that he suffered "catastrophic psychological and emotional injuries" as a result.

Nicolas Cage appears in a photo provided by the New Orleans Parish Sheriffs Office on April 16, 2011. - Provided courtesy of Orleans Parish Sheriffs Office Check out mug shots and booking photos for stars such as Nicolas Cage, Lindsay Lohan, Russell Brand, Nick Nolte and others.
Tori Spelling, Dean McDermott and their children appear at Disney on Ice present Rockin Ever After in Los Angeles, California on Dec. 12, 2013. - Provided courtesy of Tony DiMaio / startraksphoto.com

Tori Spelling says that husband Dean McDermott broke her heart, in comments made about his recent cheating scandal, which will also be addressed on the couple's new reality show.

The 40-year-old actress, best known for playing Donna Martin on the 1990s series "Beverly Hills, 90210," made her remarks to Us Weekly in an interview published in the entertainment magazine's latest issue, which hits newsstands on Friday. She graces the cover.

Morgan Freeman talks to OTRC.com about the 2014 film Transcendence (April 2014 interview). - Provided courtesy of OTRC

Morgan Freeman's new movie "Transcendence" may be considered science fiction, but could it also be categorized as a horror film?

In "Transcendence," in theaters on April 18, Hall plays scientist Joseph Tagger, an associate of with Johnny Depp's character, Dr. Will Caster. The movie focuses on Will's desire to create an artificial intelligence machine that can take on a life of its own. Will's mind is eventually downloaded onto a computer after he is shot and his ultimate goal is realized.

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Beyonce and Jay-Z perform together at the 2014 Grammy Awards on Jan. 26, 2014. - Provided courtesy of Cliff Lipson / CBS

Beyonce and Jay-Z are rumored to embark on a joint stadium concert tour in the U.S. in summer 2014. While it has yet to be confirmed, check out a list of 7 reasons why they should tour together.

Jennifer Lawrence appears in a trailer for the 2014 film X-Men: Days of Future Past. - Provided courtesy of 20th Century Fox

The final trailer for "X-Men: Days of Future Past" was released on Tuesday, April 15, and it's filled with tons of action and focused on Wolverine.

In the trailer, which can be viewed below, Wolverine (Hugh Jackman) is seen going to the worn down Xavier's School for Gifted Youngsters, where he talks to a down trodden and shaggy-haired Professor Charles Xavier, telling him, "You're going to find this hard to believe. I was sent here for you, from the future, 50 years from now."

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Malcolm Young of AC/DC appears in an undated photo on the groups website on April 16, 2014. The band announced he is taking a break from the group due to ill health. - Provided courtesy of acdc.com

Following recent rumors about a possible AC/DC split and the health of founding member Malcolm Young, the legendary rock band has issued a statement about its future and the musician.

"After 40 years of life dedicated to AC/DC, guitarist and founding member Malcolm Young is taking a break from the band due to ill health," the group said. "Malcolm would like to thank the group's diehard legions of fans worldwide for their never-ending love and support."

Emma Stone appears at the premiere of The Amazing Spiderman 2world premiere in London on April 10, 2014. - Provided courtesy of Abaca/Startraksphoto.com

Check out photos of Emma Stone ('Easy A,' 'The Amazing Spider-Man 2' 'The Help') showcasing 21 of her adorable looks over the years at events including the Golden Globes, movie premieres and more.

Miley Cyrus appears with a toy in a hospital bed, as seen in a photo she tweeted on April 15, 2014. A statement from the Sprint Center in Kansas City said her concert was canceled and that she was hospitalized for an allergic reaction to antibiotics. - Provided courtesy of twitter.com/MileyCyrus/status/456202359765729280/photo/1 / pic.twitter.com/7FJFxYa7M5

Get well soon, Miley!

Cyrus was hospitalized on April 15 after suffering a "severe allergic reaction to antibiotics" and has canceled two concerts, OTRC.com has learned.

The View co-hosts Whoppi Goldberg, Jenny McCarthy, Sherri Shepherd and Barbara Walters appear in a photo taken for the shows 17th season in 2013. - Provided courtesy of ABC/Donna Svennevik

This ought to make for an interesting round of "Hot Topics."

ABC announced on April 16 that "The View" will reunite all 11 panelists, past and present, during Barbara Walter's grand farewell week. The co-hosts will appear together live during the show's May 15 episode, a day before Walters' makes her final appearance as a regular on the daytime talk show.

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Rebecca Hall talks to OTRC.com about the 2014 film Transcendence (April 2014 interview). - Provided courtesy of OTRC

Rebecca Hall stars in the new science fiction movie "Transcendence," a movie that shows what she says isn't too far off from what reality could be.

In the film, in theaters on April 18, Hall plays Evelyn Caster, a scientist who is married to Johnny Depp's character, Dr. Will Caster. The movie centers around Will's desire to create an artificial intelligence machine that can take on a life of its own. Will's mind is eventually downloaded onto a computer after he is shot and his ultimate goal is realized.

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Lorde poses with retired Kansas City Royals star George Brett, the man who inspired her Grammy-winning 2013 hit Royals, in a photo posted on the official Twitter pages of MLB. - Provided courtesy of twitter.com/MLB/status/456405512977129472/photo/1 / pic.twitter.com/7BPRW6VYJD

Lorde has finally met the man who indirectly helped her an international star -- retired baseball Hall of Famer George Brett, who inspired her 2013 hit "Royals."

The 17-year-old New Zealand singer had co-written the track, one of the biggest hits of 2013 and winner of two Grammys, after seeing a 1976 National Geographic photo of Brett in his Kansas City Royals MLB team jersey.

Paul Walker, who died in a car crash on Nov. 30, 2013, appears in a photo shared by co-star Vin Diesel on his Facebook page on Dec. 21, 2013. Diesel said Fast and Furious 7 will be released in 2015. - Provided courtesy of facebook.com/VinDiesel

Paul Walker's role as Brian O'Conner in "Fast & Furious 7" will be something of a family affair.

In a statement posted on the film's official Facebook page, it was announced that the late actor's brothers, Caleb and Cody, will help "fill in small gaps left in production" as stand-ins for Paul's character in the movie. The full statement can be read below.