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Paul McCartney got hitched this weekend

HOLLYWOOD HOOKUP (FOX44) – Former “Weezer” bassist Mikey Welsh was found dead in a Chicago hotel this weekend. We won't know how he died until a toxicology test comes back. Welsh was 40-years-old.

"Real Steel" is on top

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) – “Real Steel” is on top this weekend. 1. “Real Steel” – $27.3-million 2. “The Ides of March” – $10.4-million

South Africa, France, China, Slovenia, Latvia

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – South Africa, the celebrations continue for leader Desmond Tutu who's now 80-years-old. The 1984 recipient of the Noble Peace Prize and he’s also used his stature to campaign for human rights.

England, New Zealand, Israel, Norway

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – England, a paper-mache piggy bank was smashed in front of the Bank of England. Officials just announced 100-billion dollars is getting pumped into the British economy.

South Africa, Libya, India, Chile, Spain

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – South Africa, University students and professors are angry about an upcoming trip by the Dalai Lama that was cancelled because the government didn't issue him a visa on time.

Elizabeth Hurley's painting the town pink

HOLLYWOOD HOOKUP (FOX44) – Days after announcing their engagement on twitter, actress Elizabeth Hurley and her fiancé Shane Warne turned a Scottish department store pink.

Rihanna gets waxed

HOLLYWOOD HOOKUP (FOX44) – Rihanna is the latest celebrity to get waxed. The pop star’s look alike now sits in Madama Tussauds Wax Museum in London. She's there now for a concert.

Somalia, Libya, United Kingdom, The Netherlands, China

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – Somalia, dozens of young people are believed to be dead after a truck bomb exploded right where they were applying for scholarships for college. At least 70-people are dead.

Greece, The Philippines, Taiwan, United States, China, Australia

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – Greece, 30-thousand government workers are getting pink slips to keep the country from going bankrupt. The EU and IMF are demanding those layoffs in exchange for 8-billion dollars in additional bailout money.

"Dolphin Tale" tops your box office

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) – “Dolphin Tale” tops your box office this weekend. 1. “Dolphin Tale” – $14.2-million 2. “Moneyball” – $12.5-million