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Suit, countersuit

Current TV has fired back at Keith Olbermann by countersuing its former host and asking a judge to rule he is not entitled to any more money from the network.

The lawsuit was filed Friday in Los Angeles, a day after Olbermann sued his former employer seeking more than $50 million in damages.

The complaint rejects Olbermann's claims that the network engaged in shoddy production and states it paid the "Countdown" host the most he received in his career.

The filing accuses Olbermann of "an utter disregard" for his contract. The suit claims Olbermann's claims have damaged Current TV and it will lose money as a result of having to fire him.

The network is seeking unspecified damages.

A phone message for Olbermann's attorney, Patricia Glaser, was not immediately returned.


Bynes busted

Authorities say actress Amanda Bynes has been arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence after she grazed a sheriff's patrol car.

The 26-year-old actress was arrested around 3 a.m. Friday in West Hollywood.

The Los Angeles County sheriff's department says that Bynes attempted to pass a patrol car making a right turn when she hit it. Deputies who arrested her suspect she was drunk at the time.

Bynes is being held on $5,000 bail. Her publicist, Melissa Raubvogel, did not immediately return a call and an email from the Associated Press.

The actress appeared in the 2010 film "Easy A" and the Nickelodeon series "What I Like About You."

Deputies say there was paint damage to both cars, but no one was injured.


Celebrity birthdays

Sunday: Singer Peggy Lennon of the Lennon Sisters is 71. Singer Julian Lennon is 49. Actress Robin Wright is 46. Singer-guitarist Ezra Koenig of Vampire Weekend is 28.

Monday: Playboy magazine founder Hugh Hefner is 86. Actor Dennis Quaid is 58. Actress Leighton Meester ("Gossip Girl") is 26. Actress Elle Fanning is 14.

Tuesday: Actor Max von Sydow is 83. Actor Omar Sharif is 80. Singer-actress Mandy Moore is 28. Actor Haley Joel Osment ("The Sixth Sense") is 24.

Wednesday: Actor Joel Grey is 80. Singer Joss Stone is 25.

Thursday: Talk-show host David Letterman is 65. Singer-actor David Cassidy is 62. Country singer Vince Gill is 55. Actress Claire Danes is 33.

Friday: Actor Tony Dow ("Leave It to Beaver") is 67. Singer Aaron Lewis of Staind is 40. Singer Nellie McKay is 30.

Next Saturday: Country singer Loretta Lynn is 80. Actress Julie Christie is 72. Actress Sarah Michelle Gellar is 35. Actress Abigail Breslin is 16.

-- From News and wire services