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Kate Gosselin's Twin Daughters Go Silent During Awkward 'Today Show' Interview

January 16th, 2014 11:57pm EST
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Kate Gosselin's twin daughters Mady and Cara had a lot to say in last week's issue of People magazine, in which the girls try to set the record straight and explain that they're not "messed up" after spending most of their lives growing up on television.

But on Thursday, Mady and Cara, now 13, had another chance to explain that their lives aren't what people assume, and both of them clammed up on national television.

The Jon & Kate Plus 8 stars sat down for a chat with "Today Show" host Savannah Guthrie, and despite all the recent focus on her two teenagers, Kate was the one doing all the...

Kate Gosselin's Twins Dish On Scandals, Siblings & Their Parents' Divorce

January 12th, 2014 9:00am EST
Kate Gosselin People Magazine
At 13, they’ve already endured reality TV, tabloid scandal, and six pesky siblings. PEOPLE talks to Mady and Cara Gosselin in this week’s issue on divorce, helping their mom, Kate, 38, cope, and growing up Gosselin. Mady and Cara, who officially became teenagers on October 8, have never been shy about sharing their feelings. Mady, in particular, became infamous for her outbursts during the heyday of the family’s hit TLC reality show, Jon & Kate Plus 8, which followed Kate and then-husband Jon as they raised their twins plus sextuplets Aaden, Alexis, Collin, Hannah, Joel, and Leah, now 9. Wh...

Jon Gosselin Says His Children Have Developmental Problems

November 5th, 2013 1:37pm EST
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Former reality star Jon Gosselin believes his children have developmental problems as a result of their time spent on television.

The actor opened up to Oprah Winfrey on the Sunday night episode of "Where Are They Now?" and told the TV mogul: "I saw my kids not growing up normally, like I grew up, and having community.Yes, they got to travel the world, and yes, they got these fabulous things, and yes, they have trust funds, and they're taken care of educationally. Great.

"But developmentally, they have problems with their peers, and they have problems with talking to other people, and the...

The Morning Roundup: Kate Gosselin Suing Ex For Identity Theft, Kelly Clarkson Bashes VMAs, Breaking Bad Recap

August 27th, 2013 9:41am EDT
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Kate Gosselin has filed a huge lawsuit against her ex-husband Jon, accusing hime of hacking into her computer to get information for a tell-all memoir. Jon reportedly stole her hard drive and was able to get his hands on bank records and phone logs. She's suing for a reported seven-figures for invasion of privacy and identity theft. (story)

Kelly Clarkson summed up the 2013 MTV VMAs with just one tweet: "#pitchystrippers". The singer didn't name any names, but she was reportedly appalled by the performances of "a couple" of stars at the award ceremony. We gather she's referring to Lady Gag...

Kate Gosselin Accuses Her Ex-Husband Of Computer Hacking, Files Lawsuit

August 27th, 2013 8:08am EDT
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Former "Jon & Kate Plus 8" star Kate Gosselin is suing her ex-husband Jon Gosselin, accusing him of hacking her computer in order to get inside information to write a tell-all book.

Kate claims Jon got into her private bank and phone records as well as email accounts. He also purportedly stole her hard drive, according to TMZ.com.

In her lawsuit, Kate says Jon shared the personal information with his business partner Rob Hoffman, who wrote the book "Kate Gosselin: How She Fooled the World." The tome was reportedly pulled from shelves due to her allegations. Kate is suing over invasion of ...

Where Are They Now: Kate Gosselin And Her New Life Out Of The Spotlight

August 18th, 2013 9:00am EDT
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With the cameras stopped, life after reality TV is very different for Kate Gosselin. This week’s issue of PEOPLE goes inside her struggles, her biggest regrets and how the kids are really doing now. The twins are almost teens, the little kids are big, and Kate is still searching for happily-ever-after. Not so long ago, she was the biggest star the TLC network ever spawned, a nurse who rocketed to fame with her husband, Jon, on the reality series Jon & Kate Plus 8. At first the show traced their trials raising twins plus sextuplets. Later it let nearly 10 million fans witness a marriage impl...

'Wife Swap' Was An Emotional Experience For Kate Gosselin & Kendra Wilkinson

February 27th, 2013 3:00pm EST
Kate Gosselin & Kendra Wilkinson
Former Playboy playmate Kendra Wilkinson and reality star Kate Gosselin switched family roles for a week on Tuesday night's "Celebrity Wife Swap," and the experience was an emotional one for both of them.

Kendra was shocked to see show strict single mom Kate is with her schedule. Conversely, Kate quickly realized that Kendra's husband Hank Baskett does a lot of the household chores while Kendra gets a lot of "me" time.

Just making lunch for eight kids was a challenge for Kendra. She needed help from some of the girls, who instructed her on the proper way to make a sandwich. "This is overw...

Kate Gosselin and Kendra Wilkinson To Swap Lives

February 15th, 2013 12:07pm EST
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What happens when reality stars fade away? They do whatever it takes to stay relevant.

And now Kendra Wilkinson and Kate Gosselin are teaming up to appear in the season premiere of Celebrity Wife Swap.

The former Girls Next Door star will be switching places in the home with the former Kate Plus 8 star.

ABC released a statement saying, “[Kate and Kendra will swap] lifestyles, children and homes (but not bedrooms), for one week, and embark on a journey like no other.”

You can watch Kate cater to a big football star hubby while Kendra feeds, clothes, and takes care of eight children durin...

10 Dysfunctional Celebrity Families

October 24th, 2012 6:00pm EDT
Lindsay & Dina Lohan
Lindsay Lohan and her family seem to make headlines every week these days. The Lohans have a lot of drama in their lives that seemingly gets worse year after year.

Most recently, the actress' father Michael attempted an intervention with his daughter, whom he believes is back on drugs. She called the cops, and her father had to leave her property.

Prior to that incident, Linday and her mother got into a nasty fight that ended in police going to their Long Island family home. Meanwhile, Lindsay's younger sister Ali has been accused of having an eating disorder because of her incredibly ski...

Kate Gosselin Fired From Blogging Job At CouponCabin.com

October 17th, 2012 3:52pm EDT
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Kate Gosselin is unemployed again. A year after her reality show Kate Plus 8 wrapped up on the TLC network the mother-of-eight has been fired from her job as a blogger at website CouponCabin.com.

A letter posted on the site Tuesday from Coupon Cabin CEO Scott Kluth explains to her fans and followers why she was let go.

"A series of recent events have made it clear to me that Kate Gosselin and her contributions do not align with the authenticity which we set out to build almost a decade ago, and that Ms. Gosselin is simply not a good fit with the wonderful team and culture at CouponCabin,"...

Jon Gosselin Apologizes To Kate For His Past Behavior

June 22nd, 2012 8:13am EDT
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Reality star Jon Gosselin is apologetic for his behavior following his split from Kate. The couple has worked through their differences and is getting along as parents of eight children, according to People magazine.

Referring to the women he dated following their break up, he explained, "I am sorry, because I did stuff I wouldn't want done to me."

He also accepts some of the blame for their divorce. "I was passive-aggressive. Then I'd get mad, but I was the one who wasn't communicating," he said.

In 2011, Jon returned to live in Berks County, PA, to be near his children. He is dating a...

Board The World's Worst Cruise With Kate Gosselin

January 11th, 2012 3:33pm EST
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Set sail on a romantic cruise with Kate Gosselin. No, really.

What do you think of when someone says, "Let's take a cruise"? Screaming children, a washed-up reality star and crazy fans, right?

Oh, it's not? Well, it's someone's idea of a good time — Kate Gosselin is hosting her very own cruise this year.

"Here's a big announcement that will have an allure for you and your kids," Gosselin tweeted last week, along with a link to the cruise details. "Come hang out! Can't wait to meet you!"

"I can't wait to meet you all! Plsv don't miss it! I'm getting all teary eyed hoping2meet so many of...

Kate Gosselin Addresses Facelift Controversy

November 28th, 2011 1:00pm EST
Kate Gosselin is blasting an Us Weekly report that claims she had a facelift. According to the tabloid:

“When the former reality star recently reported for her first day as a CouponCabin.com blogger, she revealed a new face to go with her new gig …”

“New York City plastic surgeon Jon Turk tells the magazine that based on recent photos, it looks like Gosselin’s gone more extreme this time: A defined jawline and changed eye shape ‘suggest a facelift’.”

But did Kate really go under the knife? She addressed the rumor directly on her CouponCabin.com blog.

“With all of the buzz ab...

Child Safety Group Slams Kate Gosselin's Parenting Skills

November 4th, 2011 8:02am EDT
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Kate Gosselin's parenting skills are under fire once again after photos of her 7-year-old son playing underneath the family's van are released, with child safety advocates citing safety concerns for her kids.

Reality television mom, Kate Gosselin is taking some heat once again for photos that show her son climbing beneath her family-sized van with his head ending up immediately behind the right front wheel of the car. Critics say the young boy narrowly escaped what could have been a fatal accident as he crawled under her van while the former Kate Plus 8 star sat behind the wheel.


Kate Gosselin Faces A New Reality After 'Kate Plus 8' Gets Canceled: Unemployment

September 11th, 2011 9:00am EDT
Kate Gosselin People
Eight kids, six rocky years on TV, and one failed marriage later, Kate Gosselin faces her off-camera future.

"I'm really scared," she says in this week's issue of PEOPLE. She insists that, stardom and scandals aside, she has "the same problems as 26,000 other moms." Ten years ago, Kate was a labor-and-delivery nurse in Reading, Pennsylvania, married to Jon, a mild-mannered network engineer. Then came twins, followed by sextuplets, and the kind of reality-TV fame (and money) that makes you a one-name celebrity. Now the cable network TLC is pulling the plug on her show Kate Plus 8 due to...

Kate Gosselin Is 'Freaking Out' Over Show Cancellation

September 7th, 2011 3:29pm EDT
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Kate Gosselin is not taking the cancellation news of her show, Kate Plus 8, very well, In fact, she is “freaking out.” What’s next for the reality mom?

Kate Gosselin's life for the past six years has been captured on TV, including raising her eight kids, going through a divorce and transitioning to a single mom. Will the reality mom know how to live life offscreen?

She tells People that the cancellation of her TLC show, Kate Plus 8, has been a difficult one for her and her kids. "I'm freaking out. Big time," she says in the newest issue of the magazine.

In fact, she says her kids have b...

Kate Gosselin Gets Canceled

August 15th, 2011 10:15pm EDT
Kate Gosselin
Reality TV mom Kate Gosselin's show about her struggles as a single mother of eight has been canceled.

Kate Plus 8 will not be back for another season, but TV bosses at TLC have hinted that future specials will air.

Gosselin first became a TV star in America when Jon & Kate Plus 8 first aired. She has since split from husband Jon and they were divorced in 2009.

A statement from TLC reads, "TLC has decided not to renew another season of Kate Plus 8. By the end of this season, Kate Plus 8 will have hit the 150 episode mark (including Jon & Kate Plus 8) - an exceptional milestone."

The ser...

'Bachelor' Recap: Wife Material

March 1st, 2011 1:08pm EST
Last week’s hometown visits helped “The Bachelor” eliminate professional embalmer and future head of the funeral home, Shawntel N. Did anyone ever doubt that Brad would follow in the footsteps of previous “Bachelor (ette) s” (Jason Meznick and Ali Fedotowsky) who quickly ended their relationship with a contestant whose hometown visit included a brush with death (pet cemetery and taxidermy)? Cool as Shawntel was, she wasn’t making it out of the subsequent rose ceremony alive.

This week was a bit trickier to determine. We’ve seen Brad have his ups and downs with all three potential brides-t...

The Gosselins Look Thrilled To Be In Australia

January 6th, 2011 3:00pm EST
Kate Gosselin
Kate Gosselin and her eight kids went to Steve Irwin's Australia Zoo yesterday. The cameras were rolling for her reality show "Kate Plus 8" while they watched Irwin's family perform a show in the "Crocoseum."

The reality star and family even got a chance to get close to Terri, Bindi, and Robert Irwin sitting next to them for a part of the show.

Check out all the empty chairs around the reality TV stars and the special tent they have overhead (probably for filming purposes). Way to stick out, Gosselin clan.

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The Top Reality TV Moments Of 2010

December 22nd, 2010 4:00pm EST
Amazing Race Watermelon
Unscripted TV has yet again given us some of the most talked-about moments this year. Here are the Top Reality TV Moments of 2010:

Boom, Headshot! It seemed like a relatively harmless Amazing Race challenge at the time: launch watermelons with a giant slingshot and try to hit stationary targets. Unfortunately for Claire Champlin of the Home Shopping Network team, she inadvertently made herself one of the targets. A watermelon to the noggin is never a good thing.

Just Dance! Kate Gosselin wanted to make a statement on Dancing with the Stars. Unfortunately for her, the...

Kate Gosselin Had A Meltdown On 'Terrible' Camping Trip With Sarah Palin

December 9th, 2010 10:30am EST
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Did fellow lightning-rod gals Kate Gosselin and Sarah Palin become BFFs while camping in Alaska for Palin's TLC show? Not so much!

A Gosselin source tells the new Us Weekly that the reality mom, 35, had "zero chemistry" with the former governor, 46, while taping a buzzed-about episode of Sarah Palin's Alaska for TLC.

"They didn't speak off camera," the insider adds. "She said the food and accommodations were terrible, and it was the worst trip she'd ever been on."

Although Gosselin's eight kids loved fishing and looking for firewood with Palin and Palin's children, Gosselin "had a meltdo...

Kim Kardashian Is The Highest Paid Reality Star

December 7th, 2010 8:13am EST
Kim Kardashian
Kim Kardashian is clawing her way to the top of Hollywood's rich list - the socialite has been named the highest paid reality TV star of 2010.

The Keeping Up With The Kardashians beauty pulled in a massive $6 million in the last 12 months, thanks to her reality series, lucrative endorsement deals and various promotional appearances. The 30-year-old star is said to make as much as $75,000 for a single appearance.

Lauren Conrad came second in the ranking - she boosted her bank balance by $5 million in 2010, despite leaving the cast of The Hills last year. Conrad has made her fortune with a...

This Week's Shining & Falling Stars: Eminem And Kate Gosselin

December 3rd, 2010 11:00am EST
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Shining Star – Eminem: Ditching the drugs can have its perks! Besides achieving (hopefully) a clearer state of mind, rap star Eminem has also captured a whopping ten Grammy nominations.

Eminem, whose real name is Marshall Mathers, led the Grammy Award nods when they were announced on Wednesday. His latest album, Recovery, which was nominated for Album of the Year, chronicled his struggle to kick a nasty, 5-year drug habit.

In October, he told "60 Minutes" how he nearly died from his addiction to painkillers, "If I would have got to the hospital two hours later, that would have been it. 'C...

Kate Gosselin: 'My Kids Were Not Expelled From School'

December 1st, 2010 7:00pm EST
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Kate Gosselin has denied reports that two of her children were expelled from school, and that the kids did not leave because of bullying or violence with other students.

She told Meredith Vieira on NBC's Today Show, "They were not expelled from school. We have a situation where the kids are in an academically-excelling school where academics are pushed, and I fully support it, combined with kids who having just gone through a divorce are suffering normal feelings and the two collided, and they just were not doing well with the combination.

"They were having anger issues, acting out, hav...

Celebrity Thanksgiving Dinners We'd Love To Crash

November 25th, 2010 10:00am EST
Do you ever wonder if the star's Thanksgiving dinners are anything like your family's? The dry turkey, the weird Uncle who insists on sitting at the children's table, football and post dinner food coma? We're sure that even celebrities wear elastic waist pants and make chunky gravy on the turkey day. Here are a few Thanksgiving dinners we'd love to crash.

Thanksgiving at the White House must be an absolute treat with the Obama's. The beautiful first family with their dog, Beau begging for table scraps as they discuss politics and The Jonas Brothers.

Even mother of the year, Kate Gosseli...

Top 10 Ways To Go Gaga This Halloween

October 28th, 2010 9:00am EDT
Lady Gaga Halloween Costumes
Throw out the Kate Gosselin wigs. Put the Sarah Palin and Barack Obama masks away for another couple of years. Now… get ready for Gaga-ween!

This year, all the most iconic looks came from two places -- the Haus of Gaga and the Jersey Shore. Therefore, there’s bound to be a Situation and a bunch of Snooki’s at your Halloween party. Maybe you’ll get an errant JWoww in the crowd. If you see people showing up as Ronny and Sammi, they deserve to be thrown off the premises faster than Angelina. (The first time.)

Elsewhere at the party will be an array of fabulously dressed Lady’s, recreati...

Kate Gosselin: 'This Body Is All Real'

September 16th, 2010 11:11am EDT
Kate Gosselin PEOPLE
Without a trainer or a crash diet, reality star Kate Gosselin reveals her sexy new look and bikini-ready body in a recent PEOPLE photo shoot held at a beach resort in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico. In this week's issue, the world's most famous mother of eight also addresses rumors regarding plastic surgery, the "absurd" gossip about her bodyguard, and why she's still waiting for Mr. Right.

Previously more muscular and compact, Kate, 35, now has a longer, leaner physique, with impressively toned arms and abs. Of course, a tummy tuck in 2006, which removed excess skin from her pregnancies, gave h...

Best & Worst Fashion At The 62nd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards

August 30th, 2010 8:41am EDT
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Although the winners at the Emmy Awards take center stage, the most interesting part about the annual event is what the celebrities wear!

Strapless, flowing gowns with long trains were very popular last night. The stars walked the red carpet in various hues, including white, black, gray, purple, and blue.

No single fashion disaster stood out among the crowd, but there were definitely a few misses in the bunch as well as several hits.

Take a look at our list of best and worst, and tell us if you agree!


Rita Wilson

We're not crazy about the dripping jewels look or the shoes.

Yup, Snooki Earns $30,000 Per Episode; See What Other TV Favorites Make

August 11th, 2010 2:22pm EDT
TVGuide.com just released a list of television's top earners, and there were a few surprises among the bunch. Self-proclaimed Rich Bitch (see photo above) "Jersey Shore" guidette Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi takes home $30,000 per episode while Kate Gosselin claims $250,000 per episode for "Kate Plus 8." Maybe making an ass out of yourself on TV and in the public is the way to get rich these days.

Television's highest paid drama stars include "House" actor Hugh Laurie ($400,000 an ep); Christopher Meloni & Mariska Hargitay from "Law & Order: SVU" ($395,000 each); and "CSI's" Marg Helgenberger,...

Jon And Kate Gosselin Settle Their Custody Battle

July 27th, 2010 8:54am EDT
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Former reality TV couple Jon and Kate Gosselin have settled their lengthy custody battle.

The Jon & Kate Plus Eight stars divorced last year after 10 years of marriage and have since been locked in a bitter war over who will care for their eight kids, with Jon filing documents in April seeking primary custody.

Now, the former couple has reached a settlement agreement over both custody and financial obligations - but the terms have been kept confidential, reports TMZ.com.

A source tells the website, "An official agreement between Jon and Kate has been reached and they will be working t...

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