Chatting with Billy V: September 15, 2010

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - A number of sources a reporting that Jennifer Lopez has signed a $12 million, one-year deal to be a judge on American Idol.

Oprah Winfrey will be the first to interview the hostages held at the Discovery Channel headquarters near Washington. The TV host has them lined up for Thursday's show. On September 1, police say James Lee was shot by dead by officers as his three captives were trying to escape after a nearly four-hour standoff in Silver Spring, Maryland. The hostages included two Discovery employees and a security guard.

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