Eavesdropping In: Fukushima's Nuclear Crisis; Goodbye To Free NY Times; Mel Gibson Booked; Lindsay Off The Wagon?; Courtney Love Considered Snorting Kurt Cobain's Ashes

by Emily Green · March 17, 2011

Japan races to cool Fukushima plant reactors with water cannons and helicopters, U.S. authorities believe radiation threat is more severe than Japan's [LATimes]

With the country's largest online readership of a news outlet, readers will have to pay to access The New York Times' online content starting March 28 [HuffPo]

To fulfill his sentence for misdemeanor battery charges against Oksana Grigorieva, Mel Gibson surrenders to police, gets booked and is released on $20,000 bail after an hour [KTLA]

Really hoping this isn't true: Lindsay Lohan is supposedly back off the wagon drinking alcohol-infused Kombucha tea [TMZ]

Call me old fashioned in the substances I find appropriate to put up your nose, but the fact that Courtney Love considered snorting Kurt Cobain's ashes is disturbing [PE]