Rihanna shopped in NYC before staying late at the recording studio last night. She continues to cause buzz with her frequent flirting, but the real speculation centers around her relationship with Chris Brown. Chris is in LA for his sentencing today, and Rih's lawyer said she'd like to request a less-restrictive order, so that the duo wouldn't have to stay so far away from each other. Even though Rihanna denies they are seeing each other again, even her friends are finding it hard to believe.
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