Hilton heir ordered to treatment

Hotel heir Conrad Hilton has been ordered into substance abuse treatment after failing drug tests and violating his probation.

City News Service says a Los Angeles judge on Tuesday ordered Hilton into a residential treatment program for at least 90 days. The judge rejected a request by authorities to put Hilton behind bars for 60 days. The 21-year-old was sentenced to probation and community service last year after pleading guilty to disrupting a British Airways flight.

Woody Allen chooses Miley

Woody Allen has an unlikely new female star: Miley Cyrus.

Cyrus will star in Allenís not-yet-titled Amazon series, a spokeswoman for Cyrus confirmed. The head-spinning casting combines the 80-year-old filmmaker with the 23-year-old former Disney star.

Cyrus will star alongside Elaine May in the six half-hour episodes planned to run this year.

Ruling on weathermanís death

Authorities said a meteorologist for the Weather Channel died by suicide when crashing his car through an Atlanta parking garage wall and plowing into an adjacent hotel, injuring a worker.

Nicholas Wiltgen, 39, was pronounced dead Sunday. A police spokeswoman said Wiltgenís car traveled about 20 feet into the adjacent W Atlanta-Midtown.