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Here are some of the topics trending online for November 14, 2012.

Hope Solo Domestic Violence

What a pre-wedding party... U.S. soccer star Hope Solo and her fiancé faced a judge in a domestic violence case Tuesday morning. The Huffington Post now reports the two got married Tuesday evening. Former NFL player Jerramy Stevens was arrested early Monday morning at a house in Kirkland, Washington. Officers found Stevens with blood on his shirt and cheek. Solo had a cut on her elbow. Solo and her brother told police unwanted guests showed up at a party and started a fight. But police didn't buy it. However, the judge ruled there was not enough evidence to hold Stevens. According to court documents, Stevens told authorities he and Solo were going to get married Tuesday. They had argued about whether they would live in Florida or Washington.

Kevin Clash Latest

The producers of "Sesame Street" say the actor who works the Elmo puppet and does the character's voice won't be returning to work right away. Kevin Clash has asked for "some additional time to put this ordeal behind him."  Clash took a leave of absence amid an allegation that he had a sexual relationship with a 16-year-old boy. The accuser is now in his 20s and recanted his story on Tuesday.

"Dancing With The Stars" Semi-Final

The line-up for the semifinals of "Dancing With The Stars: All-Stars" is now set. Kelly Monaco, Melissa Rycroft, Emmitt Smith, Shawn Johnson and Apolo Ohno are still in the running for the mirrorball trophy. Next week the couples will dance all new styles with "odd" themes and they'll do so to Michael Jackson songs.
There are just two weeks left to go before the star of the all-stars is crowned.

Channing Tatum "Sexiest Man Alive"

People Magazine's "sexiest man alive" in 2012 is an Alabama-bred heart-throb! Channing Tatum said his first thought when he heard he won was "ya'll are messing with me." The 32-year-old actor from Cullman also is a sculptor who loves to quote Edgar Allen Poe. Sorry girls, Tatum's a married man.

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