AP ShowBiz Minute

A grand romantic gesture by the guitarist of Guns N' Roses has kicked off a police investigation.

Daren Jay "DJ" Ashba thanked the Las Vegas police department for a private helicopter tour over the city, before he proposed to his girlfriend.

Now an internal affairs investigation is being carried out to clarify if any regulations were violated in granting the ride-along.

Race-based claims in a lawsuit against Paula Deen have been thrown out.

Lisa Jackson sued Deen and her brother, saying she suffered from sexual harassment, racially offensive talk and employment practices that were unfair to black workers

But a judge says Jackson has no standing to sue them for racial discrimination.

This is the claim that lead to Deen losing a big slice of her culinary empire.

"Star Wars" creator George Lucas and his new wife have a baby daughter.

Everest Hobson Lucas was born via surrogate on Friday.

69 year old Lucas and Mellody Hobson were married in June.

This is Hilary Fox with AP ShowBiz Minute.

SHOTLIST(including transcript):-

Food Network

1. TV Clip- "Paula's Best Dishes"

AP Entertainment

Los Angeles, 1 December 2012

2. Director George Lucas and longtime partner/DreamWorks Animation chairperson Mellody Hobson

AP Television

Cannes, France, 14 May 2010

3. Zoom in George Lucas and wife Mellody Hobson

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