| Feb 10, 2014
| 5:42 PM
Julia Roberts' sister was found dead Sunday in the bathtub of a Westside home, and law enforcement sources said there is no evidence of foul play.
Los Angeles County coroner's officials cautioned that they have made no final determination on the cause...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 9:05 AM
Though the family of Julia Roberts confirmed in a statement the Oscar-winning actress' half sister was found dead last weekend of "an apparent drug overdose," authorities say it will take weeks for toxicology results to come back.
Nancy Motes, 37, was...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 9:42 AM
Jack W. Germond, the portly, cantankerous columnist and pundit who covered 10 presidential elections and sparred with colleagues on TV's "The McLaughlin Group," has died. He was 85.
Germond died Wednesday morning at his home in Charles Town, W.Va. of...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 1:49 PM
It'll be a girl, or "guidette," for "Jersey Shore" alum Jenni "JWoww" Farley.
The pregnant 27-year-old reality-TV star shared the news with Us magazine, adding that she and fiance Roger Mathews were "super excited and super emotional" to find out...
| Dec 26, 2013
Of all the notable year-end phenomena cited in this column and others, only one rose to the level of prominence and annoyance that I'd define as Biggest Conversational Irritant of 2013: the abuse and misuse of the word "humble."
Make that the entire...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 5:05 PM
Shellie Zimmerman and her attorney stepped into the spotlight of her husband's notoriety Wednesday — and it was harsh on her lawyer, Kelly Sims.
In a news conference outside his Orlando office, Sims was rambling and full of references: George...
| Dec 31, 2013
| 8:08 PM
If longtime Life magazine photographer John Dominis had a specialty, it was that he was a supreme generalist.
He took famed pictures of Frank Sinatra and Steve McQueen, both of whom could be touchy with photographers, but Dominis won them over to the...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 6:30 PM
Facebook already has become a powerful promotional tool for film studios and TV networks. But the social network is about to increase the value of their marketing messages around the launch of a new movie or series.
The company has begun offering...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 10:02 AM
Lamar Odom, the "Khloe & Lamar" star better known as a professional basketball player, has checked into rehab, according to a report out late Wednesday.
[Updated, 12:50 p.m. Sept. 5: Odom may not be in rehab, according to TMZ, which came out Thursday...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 12:09 PM
Ex “90210” star Tori Spelling is out and “30 Rock” laugh-riot Tracy Morgan is in as co-grand marshal of Saturday's Seminole Hard Rock Winterfest Boat Parade in Fort Lauderdale.
The news of Spelling’s withdrawl was...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 2:46 PM
Camille Grammer of "The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills" is recovering from surgery she had last Thursday related to an endometrial cancer diagnosis.
"The surgery went well and she is expected to make a complete recovery following a significant...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 3:17 PM
So how broke are Tori Spelling and Dean McDermott? We're getting the feeling that it's all relative.
As in, relative to the super-rich lifestyle she had when she was younger.
When Spelling told People magazine on Thursday that she and McDermott were...