July 15, 2013 2:03 PM
HBO will continue to take a bite out of audiences. The premium cable network announced Monday that it has renewed True Blood for a seventh season. The series, which stars Anna Paquin, Stephen Moyer and Alexander Skarsgard, will return in summer 2014 with Brian Buckner returning as showrunner. Kate Middleton and Prince William's soon-to-be baby is expected to boost the British economy tenfold. According to the Centre for Retail Research, British retail sales will get a $376 million increase from the birthdate in July through August. Mariah Carey was so self-conscious about wearing a sling on stage, she tried to disguise her broken wing with ridiculous fashion accessories -- but it completely backfired. Mariah -- who dislocated her shoulder while filming a music video- performed at the MLB All-Star Charity Concert Saturday night in 3 different outfits ... which included 3 matching sling disguises, including a weird superhero feather arm, and something that resembled a giant Q-tip.