Oprah Winfrey Receives Honorary Doctorate Degree

Posted Jun 26th 2011 at 09:11 AM by Christine Fenno

Call her Dr. Oprah Winfrey! On Friday, the media mogul visited South Africa, where she was given an honorary doctorate degree in education from the University of the Free State. The talk-show queen, who wrapped the 25th and final season of her legendary daytime series in May, dressed in formal cap and gown for the affair. Guests in attendance report that she was moved to tears while on stage...

Rachel Weisz and Daniel Craig's Secret Wedding

Posted Jun 26th 2011 at 08:21 AM by Christine Fenno

Congrats are in order for actors Daniel Craig (of the 007 franchise) and Rachel Weisz ('The Mummy'). Last week, the two British stars pulled off a secret wedding ceremony in keeping with their ultra-discreet romance. A rep confirms that Weisz, 41, and Craig, 43, tied the knot Wednesday in New York City, according to People.com. The low-key nuptials were attended by just four insiders close to...

Jennifer Aniston Gets Her First Tattoo

Posted Jun 25th 2011 at 02:19 PM by Christine Fenno

Jennifer Aniston recently made a big life decision about someone very dear to her heart. No, we're not talking about the TV and movie star's new romance with Justin Theroux. Aniston has been spotted sporting her very first tattoo, an elegant script prominently inked on the inside of her right foot. The tattoo, according to People.com, reads "Norman," a tribute to her precious 15-year-old...

Pink, Russell Simmons, Lady Gaga Celebrate a New Gay Marriage Law

Posted Jun 25th 2011 at 12:37 PM by Christine Fenno

Late on Friday, New York became the sixth (and most populous) state in the nation to pass a law allowing gay marriage, and in celebration, stars joined supporters of the measure to cheer the historic milestone on Twitter. Pink gave an all-caps jump for joy, shouting, "CONGRATULATIONS!!!!! ABOUT TIME!" Neil Patrick Harris tweeted, "It PASSED! Marriage equality in NY!! Yes!! Progress!! Thank...

Is 'Always Sunny' Star Rob McElhenney Proudly Packing on Pounds?

Posted Jun 25th 2011 at 11:55 AM by Christine Fenno

Rob McElhenney, who plays Mac on the F/X hit 'It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia,' has happily gained 50 pounds in the last six months -- a head-scratcher reported last week by Vulture. Now, thanks to fan photos and recent appearances by the 34-year-old actor-writer, we can confirm he's a much heftier guy than he was last season on 'Sunny.' Why would a cable sitcom star try such a DeNiro-style...

Prince William and Kate at Military Ceremony

Posted Jun 25th 2011 at 10:43 AM by Christine Fenno

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge attended a formal military ceremony in Windsor, England, on Saturday morning to award medals to soldiers of the Irish Guards for their service in Afghanistan. Back in April, of course, Prince William wore the distinctive red uniform of the Irish Guards when he married Kate Middleton at Westminster Abbey. As part of this weekend's military parade, the...

Michael Jackson's Death, Two Years Later

Posted Jun 25th 2011 at 09:23 AM by Christine Fenno

Today marks two years since the shocking death of Michael Jackson, and unsurprisingly, controversy surrounding the singer has hardly died down. In the involuntary manslaughter trial of Dr. Conrad Murray, accused of administering the pop icon's fatal dose of meds, the defendant is allegedly maintaining his innocence so adamantly, TMZ reports that Murray wants to refuse any plea offer, including...

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