Eavesdropping In: Key Witness In Giants Fan Beating Dies Of Peanut Allergy; Kings Of Leon Cancel Tour; French Customs Confiscates Diddy Entourage's Ciroc; Samantha Ronson DUI; Gabrielle Giffords Votes On Debt Ceiling

by Emily Green · August 2, 2011

The ongoing case in the brutal beating of Giants fan Bryan Stow at Dodger Stadium takes a new twist as key witness Matthew Lee dies of an allergic reaction to peanuts in a salad. [KTLA]

Kings of Leon cancel the remainder of their U.S. tour under mysterious circumstances after lead singer Caleb Followill walks off stage in Dallas, declared "unfit" to play shows. Hrmmmm.... [LATimes]

Diddy's entourage flying into Nice's Cote d'Azur airport stopped by customs for attempting to bring in too much of his signature Ciroc vodka and forced to leave several cases behind. [Post]

After DJing at Lavo in Vegas Sunday night, Samantha Ronson gets arrested yesterday morning while on her way back to L.A. for DUI. [TMZ]

After surviving a gunshot to the head in January, Arizona congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords returns to the House to vote in favor of the debt ceiling bill. [HuffPo]