The son of Grammy-winning R&B singer Usher has been released from the hospital after nearly drowning in an Atlanta pool.
A lawyer for the boys mother said Tuesday that 5-year-old Usher Raymond V was released from Childrens Healthcare of Atlanta-Scottish Rite on Sunday.
On Friday, a judge dismissed an emergency request by Ushers ex-wife seeking temporary custody of their two children.
Former N Sync singer Lance Bass and New York Knicks forward Amare Stoudemire highlight the list of judges for next months Miss America pageant in Atlantic City.
Joining them will be Grammy Award-winning violinist Joshua Bell; comedian and performer Mario Cantone; and Barbara Corcoran, an investor from ABCs entrepreneurial competition show Shark Tank. Also on the panel are Carla Hall, co-host of ABCs food-and-talk show The Chew, and Deidre Downs Gunn, an obstetrician and gynecologist who was the last Miss America to be crowned in Atlantic City.
The pageant will be broadcast Sept. 15.
New VMA award
Miley Cyrus and Robin Thicke will perform their summer anthems at the MTV Video Music Awards later this month.
MTV also announced a new award Tuesday called best song of the summer. Both Cyrus and Thicke are nominees. Cyrus We Cant Stop and Thickes Blurred Lines will compete with Daft Punks Get Lucky, Selena Gomezs Come & Get It, One Directions Best Song Ever and I Need Your Love by Calvin Harris and Ellie Goulding.
Among celebrity birthdays today: Singer Dash Crofts is 75. Singer David Crosby is 72. Actor-comedian Steve Martin is 68. Romance novelist Danielle Steel is 66. Cartoonist Gary Larson is 63. Actress Jackee Harry is 57. Actress Halle Berry is 47. Actor Christopher Gorham is 39. Actress Mila Kunis is 30.