Charlie Sheen claims that ex wants him to father 3rd child

NEW YORK - Charlie Sheen claims ex-wife Denise Richards wants him to father a third child.

'There was a request for a donation,' Sheen tells syndicated TV show 'Entertainment Tonight' in an interview that was to air Tuesday night.

'Without getting into it here ... there is a specific document relating to this that I am going to reserve for a court.'

A spokeswoman for Richards, 36, wasn't immediately available for comment.

J.K. Rowling loses court fight to ban publication of son's picture

LONDON - A British court has rejected J.K. Rowling's lawsuit over the publication of a photo of her son that was taken on an Edinburgh street in November 2004.

The photo showed Rowling and her husband, Neil Murray, with their son, David, in a baby carriage. It appeared with a Sunday Express story on the Harry Potter author's approach to family life.

Rowling sued Express Newspapers and Big Pictures (UK), the agency that supplied the photo, complaining their right to privacy had been violated. The couple sought damages and a ban on further publication of the photo.

Actress Morton expecting baby

NEW YORK - Samantha Morton and her fiance, Harry Holm, are expecting a baby in January.

'It is wonderful news, they are both very excited and looking forward to having their new baby,' Morton's publicist, Karon Maskill, said Tuesday in a statement.

Man files suit against Rhymes

NEW YORK - Busta Rhymes has been sued by a man who alleges the rapper and his crew beat him after he spit on one of their cars.

In the lawsuit filed Monday in Manhattan state Supreme Court, Roberto LeBron, 20, charged that he was kicked in the head after an encounter with Rhymes and his nine bodyguards in August 2006.

Rhymes' attorney, Scott Leemon, said he hadn't seen the lawsuit.