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Bob Barker Spends Nearly $1 Million To Relocate Three Elephants From Canada

October 24th, 2013 10:18am EDT
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Beloved game show host Bob Barker has spent almost $1 million relocating three African elephants from Canada to the warmth of California.

The dedicated animal-rights advocate spent two years lobbying local officials in Ontario for the three females, Toka, Thika and Iringa, to be released from Toronto Zoo and moved to a climate more similar to their natural habitat.

Authorities finally agreed and the trio were transferred to a sprawling estate in San Andreas over the weekend. Barker was on hand to welcome the elephants into their new home, and admits he welled up at the sight of the anim...
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'Price Is Right' Model Brandi Cochran Wins $775,000 For Wrongful Termination

November 21st, 2012 8:10am EST
Brandi Cochran
A former model for The Price Is Right found out today she won the lawsuit against the show that she filed back in 2010. According to TMZ, Brandi Cochran was awarded $775,000 after she claimed she was fired for her pregnancy and issues arising from that.

"Cochran is a former model for the popular game show who sued producers in 2010 over what she claims was wrongful termination and cruel treatment by her bosses," said Us Weekly. "According to the lawsuit she filed, producers insulted her when she got pregnant and fired her for going on disability when complications led to a miscarriage."

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Bob Barker Snubbed By 'The Price Is Right' 40th Anniversary Show

September 5th, 2012 11:18am EDT
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For five years The Price Is Right has continued on without longtime host Bob Barker, but does that mean he doesn't deserve an invite to the show's 40th anniversary special? We think not!

Weighing in on The Price Is Right invite snub, Bob Barker reveals the show's producers "chose to ignore me, which is fine."

In an interview on Tuesday, the 88-year-old added, "They haven't even offered me a DVD," while The Price Is Right producers had no comment.

What could have led to bad blood between the iconic game show and its host of 35 years? A beef over beef, actually.

In recent years, Bob Barke...
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Drew Carey Dumps Fiancee

January 26th, 2012 8:30pm EST
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Comedian Drew Carey has called off his engagement to his longtime fiancee.

The Price is Right host and Nicole Jaracz have called it quits after five years of dating.

His representative tells People.com, "He and Nicole still have a great deal of love and affection for one another."

The couple announced its engagement back in October, 2007.
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Drew Carey Injured Shoulder While Training For A Marathon

January 14th, 2012 12:45pm EST
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Drew Carey is nursing a separated shoulder as he films episodes of beloved TV hit "The Price Is Right" following an embarrassing running accident.

The former star of The Drew Carey Show was in training for a marathon when he tripped and fell while checking his time.

He tells WENN, "I separated my clavicle in August when I was running... I was checking my watch to see how great my time was, and I tripped and I rolled over. I did a somersault, landed on my shoulder, separated my clavicle.

"My doctor said it would heal after three months but it didn't heal right, so I had to have surgery a ...
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Heidi Klum, Snoop Dogg & Daughtry To Play 'The Price Is Right'

December 29th, 2011 10:30pm EST
Heidi Klum
Supermodel Heidi Klum, rapper Snoop Dogg and rocker Chris Daughtry have been invited to "Come on down" for a new celebrity week of The Price is Right shows in 2012.

For the first time in the beloved gameshow's 40-year history, stars will compete for charity cash by guessing the prices of everyday and luxury items.

The celebrity shows will air next week with Snoop Dogg playing for cash to boost his Snoop Youth Football League on Monday.

Jenny McCarthy and Neil Patrick Harris have also shot secret appearances on the show, which is hosted by comedian Drew Carey.
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Drew Carey Hospitalized

August 16th, 2011 9:53pm EDT
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Comedian Drew Carey has been hospitalized after taking a fall during an early morning run.

The TV host was forced to cancel a taping of hit game show The Price is Right on Tuesday after separating his collarbone.

In a Twitter.com post to fans, he writes, "Had to cancel TPIR tapings today. I fell while running this AM and separated my clavicle. Be back tomorrow though!"

Carey also posted a copy of his X-ray online to show followers exactly where the injury is.
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Drew Carey Wows 'Price Is Right' Crowd With Weight Loss

September 21st, 2010 4:00pm EDT
Drew Carey
The studio audience attending the premiere of the new season of the Price is Right were shocked by the new look of host Drew Carey. Carey famously lost 80 pounds recently after committing himself to being healthier.

"I like being skinny," Carey told People. "I was sick of being fat on the camera. Really, I just got sick of it. Once I started losing weight, again, like once I started dropping a couple pant sizes, then it was easy 'cause once you see the results, then you don't wanna stop."

How did he do it? Drew says he cut out bread and other carbs from his diet, and does 45 minutes of ca...
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Bob Barker: 'My Healthy Young Body Has Bounced Back'

September 20th, 2010 4:30pm EDT
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Beloved TV star Bob Barker has assured fans he's feeling fine after passing out at a shooting range on Thursday.

The 86-year-old former Price is Right host was briefly hospitalized, but now he's back on his feet and talking about the incident.

Phoning in to pal Billy Bush's TV news show Access Hollywood Live on Monday, Barker said, "My healthy young body has bounced back."

Asked why he thought he fainted, the TV host added, "Possibly not enough water and it was awfully hot and I have a little hyper tension. I take medicine for it and I was possibly taking a little too much and got my ...
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Bob Barker Faints At A Shooting Range

September 17th, 2010 8:32am EDT
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Beloved TV star Bob Barker was hospitalized on Thursday after he collapsed at a Los Angeles shooting range.

"The Price is Right" host was taking shots when he fainted, prompting concerned pals to call an ambulance.

The 86 year old was taken to L.A.'s Cedars-Sinai Medical Center and was told he had a bad reaction to blood-thinning medication.

According to TMZ.com, the star's representative insisted he was later re-diagnosed with dehydration, and was allowed home to recover.
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This Week's Shining & Falling Stars: Skinny Drew Carey & Tax Troubled Chris Tucker

July 30th, 2010 9:18am EDT
Shining Star Drew Carey
Shining Star - Drew Carey: Drew Carey, come on down...you're the next celeb to be named the "Shining Star of the Week"!

The formerly portly The Price is Right host is rocking a slimmer physique after dropping a reported 80 pounds in less than eight months. Carey told Us Magazine that he trimmed his figure through good ole fashioned diet and exercise because he was "sick of being fat".

And as any good game show host might say, "And that's not all!". Carey also won points this week for handling a minor zinger thrown at him by Bob Barker with class. The Price is Right's former host told a TM...
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