Hello magazine claims Melanie Griffith is having her Antonio Banderas tattoo lasered off

Idina Menzel will sing the National Anthem before the MLB All-Star Game on July 15th in Minneapolis

TMZ claims Pam Anderson is divorcing Rick Salomon for the second time

KFC Japan is selling deep fried soup

The NY Post claims the wait to get on the new Harry Potter ride at Universal Orlando yesterday was 7.5 hours. Workers are easing the wait by handing out tickets with return times

According to a new travel survey, the most desired place people would like to visit is Australia. [The least desired place is Six Flags over North Korea.]

NINE-YEAR-OLD TURNS ON POT-GROWING PARENTS – A nine-year-old girl in Minnesota thought the constant marijuana smoke at her house was having a negative effect on her pet dogs so she went to the police station and turned in her parents’ illegal operation.

BANK ROBBER’S DISGUISE FALLS OFF – North Carolina investigators are searching for an armed man whose wig disguise fell off as he robbed a credit union. He was last seen on a bicycle behind the building.

A 28-year-old woman in Australia got married back in 2009 . . . but her marriage didn’t last.  And when it fell apart, she moved on to . . . the guy who was the PHOTOGRAPHER at her wedding.  Now THEY’VE gotten married.

A new survey found the ice cream flavors that make people the happiest.  The top five are:  Chocolate . . . coffee . . . strawberry . . . rocky road . . . and vanilla.

A guy in New York got a wrap for lunch yesterday from a place called Chop’t . . . and found a DEAD RAT inside.  His coworkers started tweeting photos of it, and the restaurant says they’ve shut down for a, quote, “deep clean.”

A woman in Missouri watched an episode of “Cold Case Files” on A&E last month, and it featured the house SHE was renting.  Turns out a serial killer had tortured and killed at least 12 women inside.  The St. Louis Housing Authority helped the woman get out of her lease, and she’s moving out by the end of the month.

A 45-year-old woman in Alabama was drunk on Keystone Light on Saturday night, and stole a horse so she could ride to the store . . . to steal more stuff.  But cops caught her in the act, and she’s facing several charges.

On Saturday, a 29-year-old guy in a dress led police in Kansas on a high-speed chase . . . and only surrendered after driving in circles for 40 minutes in a soybean field, and climbing on top of his car to SURF on it.

A rollercoaster in Southern California broke down on Monday when it hit a tree that fell on the tracks.  And the people on board were stuck hanging SIDEWAYS for over two hours.

Doctors in Beijing just removed a world-record tumor from a guy’s leg.  It started as a birthmark and grew to over 240 POUNDS. 

TV TONIGHT – Extant premieres on CBS (9p ET). From executive producer Steven Spielberg, Halle Berry stars in this new sci-fi drama/thriller as an astronaut home from a year-long solo mission who discovers that she’s pregnant.

It’s been revealed that Star Wars: Episode VII will be released in IMAX.