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JonBenet 2016: New Dateline, A&E, Investigation Discovery specials reexamine cold case on its 20th anniversary

The JonBenet 2016 investigations are in full swing, thanks to the JonBenet Ramsey murder's 20th anniversary and a string of new evidence in the cold case. But has the JonBenet case been solved? Is there enough evidence to bring a new case to trial? Read on for a complete rundown of all the new TV specials and interviews regarding the JonBenet case, and a look at some of the more compelling evidence these specials have unearthed.

PHOTOS Pamela Adlon credits her three daughters with inspiring new FX show ‘Better Things’

The three Pamela Adlon daughters had a profound influence on the conception and development of Better Things, their mother's FX show and the first show on the network created and run by and targeted specifically for women. Read on to find out a little bit about the starring turn for Pamela–whose work is often more heard than seen–and about her children, who are quickly coming into their own.
   

PHOTOS Does Fetty Wap have a son? Complete list of kids & baby mamas for Love & Hip Hop Hollywood star

Does Fetty Wap have a son? The Love & Hip Hop Hollywood star's most high-profile baby drama has been his paternity fight with co-star Masika Kalysha, but he and Masika's daughter Khari is actually the 25-year-old rapper's third child to date. Keep reading to check out a collection of photos of his two other children, and to find out a bit about each.
   

Netflix preps Narcos new season by sticking to the brutal truth

Is Narcos a true story? How much of it is real? Questions of the Netflix original series' veracity have intrigued viewers since its debut, thanks in large part to a steady stream of realistic, but fictional portrayals of criminal enterprise. But Narcos, unlike The Wire or Breaking Bad, doesn't just draw inspiration from real-life–it gets almost all of its material from actual events and actual people, and manages to weave its elements together to depict the chaos of Pablo Escobar's reign as leader of the Colombian cocaine trade.

New Love & Hip Hop Hollywood cast member Lyrica Anderson brings serious songwriting pedigree to the show

Who is Lyrica Anderson? It's the question thousands of Love & Hip Hop Hollywood viewers are asking, following the debut of the show's newest major player. The 27-year-old songwriter and musician has been a major hitmaker for other artists for years; now, with the help of the ever-popular LHH franchise, she hopes to become a superstar in her own right. Read on to find out all about Lyrica, including the tragedy that helped shape her childhood, and to boggle your eyes at the huge number of popular tracks to which she can lay claim!
   

Does Andrew Zimmern ever get sick? Travel Channel icon dishes on his most regretful culinary experiences

Does Andrew Zimmern ever get sick? Does he ever get tired of eating so many strange (and often wonderful) foods? The man is a walking, talking encyclopedia of consumption–and a Travel Channel mainstay, with a brand-new show slated for release–so it's probably no surprise that the most commonly asked question about Zimmern is whether or not his curiosity ever gets the better of his tummy.

BBWLA Brandi Maxiell’s strong North Texas ties keep her grounded during reality TV chaos

Where did Brandi Maxiell go to college? And, more importantly, how is that question integral to her personality? The Basketball Wives LA star, mother, and entrepreneur makes constant reference to the influence the place she calls home had on both her personal and professional development; despite all the drama on the show, Brandi says she's still an easygoing Texas girl at heart.

LHHH Teairra Mari almost had her life changed forever by a single word from Beyonce

Was Teairra Mari in Destiny’s Child? And, more importantly, did Beyonce have a say in whether or not the Love & Hip Hop Hollywood mainstay would become a star? An intriguing new twist in Teairra’s back story has just emerged; read on to find out how an endorsement from Queen Bey–one that Mari didn’t get–could have changed her life forever…

Former Naked And Afraid participants raise new concerns about whether the show is real or fake

Is Naked And Afraid fake? The "fake / real" controversy is something that every reality show has to deal with at some point; and survival shows, with their potentially death-defying scenarios, are certainly no exception. But a string of new allegations from a former Naked And Afraid participant–as well as a highly charged claim from a survival expert vehemently opposed to this genre of reality TV–has some viewers wondering whether producers are influencing the show more than they let on.

Chris Hansen’s return to true crime TV makes for a potentially lucrative payday

The Chris Hansen net worth question is one of increased interest lately, thanks to the journalist's return to TV with Killer Instinct on Investigation Discovery. The heralded broadcaster's first major project since To Catch A Predator sees him eschewing hidden camera tactics in favor of more one-on-one interviews–often with surprising results.

Kylie Jenner Instagram update reveals the secrets behind social media profiles of the stars

The Kylie Jenner Instagram phenomenon knows no bounds: Keeping Up With The Kardashians' 19-year-old budding fashion maven recently passed a whopping 71 million followers, making her one of the most widely watched celebs in social media. But does Kylie Jenner take all of her own Instagram photos? Read on to find out all about Kylie's secret social media weapon–and to learn a bit about the number of celebrities who rely on highly trained, surreptitious professional photographers for every update.