Mega Millions Jackpot Tops $586 Million; a Boyfriend for Bindi Irwin?

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Mega Millions Jackpot Tops $586 Million
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PHOTO: Richard Mcenery purchases Mega Million lottery tickets at Circle News Stand, Dec. 16, 2013 in Hollywood, Fla.
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The drawing for the Mega Millions Jackpot is tonight. The winnings stand at $586 million, but could still grow throughout the day. The cash option if you win? $316 million, a nice chunk of change.

If Social Climber wins, this will probably be the last you hear from her. So, goodbye. Hopefully. Fingers crossed.

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Does Bindi Irwin Have a Boyfriend?
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PHOTO: Bindi Irwin, center, in a photo posted to Instagram Nov. 10, 2013. Bazz Lancaster is at right.
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Bindi Irwin, the daughter of late "Crocodile Hunter" Steve Irwin, is growing up.

After celebrating her 15th birthday earlier this year, Bindi is now hinting at a budding first romance via Instagram.

The next generation "wildlife warrior" has posted pictures of her and a young man, identified in the Australian press as Queensland native Bailey "Bazz" Lancaster.

When an Instagram follower asked whether they were dating or just friends, Lancaster reportedly replied, "You betcha buddy. Dating it up date style."

Here's hoping Bazz is a gentleman and knows better than to mess with the Crocodile Hunter's daughter who has the animal kingdom on her side.

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Ashley Tisdale Releases Single, Gushes About Fiancé
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PHOTO: Ashley Tisdale and Christopher French arrives at the 13th Annual InStyle Summer Soiree at Mondrian Los Angeles, Aug. 14, 2013, in West Hollywood, Calif.
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Actress and singer Ashley Tisdale called in to "On Air With Ryan Seacrest" this week to talk music and boys.

She admitted that even she was surprised when she got engaged to boyfriend of eight months Christopher French.

"You know, I didn't [think it'd happen that quickly]," Tisdale told Seacrest. "I think from the moment that him and I met, I just knew it. I was like, 'OK, this is the guy.' And he knew the same thing. It was just this feeling that it doesn't get any better. I can't explain it!"

She also explained that her song "You're Always Here" is dedicated to her grandfather who she lost three months ago.

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'22 Jump Street' Trailer Revealed
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PHOTO: Channing Tatum and Jonah Hill are seen filming "22 Jump Street" at Condado Beach, Dec. 11, 2013 in San Juan, Puerto Rico.
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Channing Tatum and Jonah Hill are at it again. The duo teamed up a second time for "22 Jump Street," which is so cleverly the sequel to their hit movie, "21 Jump Street." See what they did there? With the numbers?

The movie is expected to be released June 13. See the trailer here.

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Courtside Princess
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PHOTO: Michelle Trachtenberg and Princess Eugenie of York attend the Atlanta Hawks vs New York Knicks game at Madison Square Garden, Dec. 14, 2013, in New York City.
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After a few months of living in New York City, Princess Eugenie seems to be soaking in the local culture.

The Brit, who is Prince William and Prince Harry's cousin, was spotted courtside a New York Knicks game this weekend.

Eugenie wore all black and had actress Michelle Trachtenberg sitting beside her, for the full "Gossip Girl" experience.

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