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Backstreet Boys’ Nick Carter serves restraining order on brother Aaron

Backstreet Boys’ Nick Carter serves restraining order on brother Aaron

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Backstreet Boys singer Nick Carter has obtained a restraining order against his younger pop star brother Aaron, alleging he threatened to kill his pregnant wife and unborn child.Nick, 39, posted a statement on social media saying he had been left with "no choice" but to take action, citing his brother's "increasingly alarming behaviour". Image: Nick (L) and Aaron pictured together at the 2000 Billboard Music Awards in Las Vegas Aaron, 31, who had hits including Crush On You and Crazy Little Party Girl as a child star in the late 1990s, tweeted: "So my brother just got a restraining order against me. And I was just served lol."The temporary order states that Aaron must stay at least 100ft (30 metres) away from Nick, his family and his...
Fans injured in storm at Backstreet Boys concert

Fans injured in storm at Backstreet Boys concert

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At least 14 people have been injured at a Backstreet Boys concert in Oklahoma. The 90s boyband was set to perform at a resort in Thackerville when a storm struck and trusses holding up an entrance collapsed.Band member Kevin Richardson tweeted earlier that the concert had sold out, with about 12,000 fans expected to hear the group.WinStar World Casino and Resort said that an evacuation began at about 5pm, when lightning was within four miles of the casino.But 150 people did not evacuate when the storm hit, bringing winds of up to 80mph, the company said.Many of them were hit by the collapsing entrance. Image: The 14 fans were taken to hospital after the accident All of the 14 injured were taken to hospital and two have...
Backstreet Boy Nick Carter denies rape claim

Backstreet Boy Nick Carter denies rape claim

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Backstreet Boy Nick Carter has said he is "shocked and saddened" to be accused of rape by an ex-member of a girl band.In a blog post published earlier this month, Melissa Schuman claimed Carter forced her into a sex act against her will and raped her when she was 18."He was relentless, refusing to take my nos for an answer," she alleged.In a statement, Carter said Ms Schuman had "never expressed to me while we were together or at any time since that anything we did was not consensual"."It is contrary to my nature and everything I hold dear to intentionally cause someone discomfort or harm," he went on.The accusations are the latest in a slew of claims to be made against leading figures in the film, music and broadcasting industries.In a lengthy post, Melissa Schuman says she was invited to...