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Jessica Simpson To Sing For The Troops

April 11th, 2011 8:33am EDT
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Jessica Simpson is set to perform in honor of America's military members after U.S. First Lady Michelle Obama personally invited the singer to take to the stage at a special event.

The blonde beauty is thrilled to have received the request to perform at a baseball game in Denver, Colorado on Wednesday as part of President Barack Obama's wife's initiative to recognize American service members.

Simpson tells Usmagazine.com, "(The First Lady) asked me to sing for the troops. That's a huge honor for me. Just to be there and show my support and say thank you."

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Britney Spears Joins President Obama's Anti-Bullying Crusade

March 10th, 2011 8:37am EST
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Britney Spears is using her star power to fight bullies as part of U.S. President Barack Obama's latest campaign.

The American leader and his wife Michelle are hosting a bullying prevention conference in the White House on Thursday and the pop superstar is lending her support to the cause.

Taking to her Twitter.com page, the Toxic hit-maker has issued a plea to put an end to taunting in schools, following a recent spate of teen suicides in the U.S. that were linked to bullying.

Spears writes, "Stop bullying now. Anti bullying is an issue very close to my heart. I am honored that Presi...

Michelle Obama to Appear on Regis and Kelly

February 7th, 2011 2:10pm EST
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Michelle Obama will make her first appearance on Live with Regis and Kelly, ABC announced Monday.

The first lady will stop by the daytime talk show on Wednesday as part of her visit to New York marking the first anniversary of her Let's Move! Campaign to fight childhood obesity.

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Nick Cannon Confirms Mariah Carey Is Expecting Twins

December 16th, 2010 11:19am EST
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Mariah Carey's husband Nick Cannon has confirmed the couple is set to welcome twins in the spring.

The pop superstar announced her pregnancy back in October and they were subsequently hit by rumors of a double bundle of joy. Carey fueled the speculation when she recently referred to her bump as "they", and now Cannon has spoken out to silence the gossip by admitting the couple is preparing to welcome two babies.

The rapper/actor confirmed the happy news on his Rollin' With Nick Cannon radio show on Thursday morning, telling listeners, "In order for my wife and I to have our life, we nee...

Kate Moss Named Vogue's Best Dressed Of The Decade

November 17th, 2010 8:36am EST
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Supermodel Kate Moss has been lauded as the most stylish woman of the last 10 years by Vogue magazine.

The British beauty landed the Best Dressed of the Decade accolade from editors at the fashion publication, while Jessica Biel has been named the American Beauty. Lady Gaga has been hailed as The Visionary, while Gossip Girl beauty Blake Lively has been branded The Bombshell.

Other stars honored for their fashion awareness include Marion Cotillard (Screen Siren), Sarah Jessica Parker (Haute Bohemian), U.S. First Lady Michelle Obama (The Independent) and Carey Mulligan (Free Spirit).


This Week's Shining & Falling Stars: Lady Gaga And Toni Braxton

October 8th, 2010 10:15am EDT
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Shining Star – Lady Gaga: She’s got the power! Lady Gaga electrified the folks at Forbes Magazine this week, landing in the top ten on the mag’s annual “World’s Most Powerful Women” list.

Coming in at number seven, Miss Gaga beat out some ladies in very high places, including House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano, and even Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor!

In fact, besides Oprah Winfrey (who came in at number three), the meat dress-wearing singer was the most powerful entertainer on the list. Forbes says its power ranking list is, “based less on ...

Michelle Obama Named Forbes' Most Powerful Woman

October 7th, 2010 9:50am EDT
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First Lady Michelle Obama has beaten Lady Gaga and Beyonce to the top of Forbes magazine's Most Powerful Women List.

The wife of President Barack Obama landed the number one spot, leaving the Poker Face hit-maker in seventh place and the Crazy In Love singer in ninth position.

Talk show titan Oprah Winfrey is named the third most powerful female, behind the CEO of Kraft Foods, Irene Rosenfeld, who is in second place.

Other entries in the top 10 include U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton (fifth) and Ellen DeGeneres.

Nick Jonas And Michelle Obama Team Up For Health Campaign

September 30th, 2010 1:45pm EDT
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Nick Jonas is teaming up with First Lady Michelle Obama to encourage kids to adopt a healthy lifestyle.

The Jonas Brothers musician has signed up to help spearhead the Disney Magic of Healthy Living initiative, which will also be championed by other Disney stars as well as President Barack Obama's wife.

The scheme aims to help families improve their diet and take more exercise.

A statement from Obama reads, "I am thrilled to join Disney's Magic of Healthy Living effort and support the work these young people are doing to reach out to their peers and communicate this powerful message. ...

Justin Bieber Crushes: Beyonce And Michelle Obama!

September 15th, 2010 1:30pm EDT
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Justin Bieber admitted he has a crush on Beyonce on Ellen's talk show, which is no surprise. However, sources also say that the Baby singer has another attraction: First Lady Michelle Obama!

A source told The Sun, "He met Michelle when he sang for the Obamas at a concert in Washington DC last Christmas and was impressed.

"He likes what she represents. She's a strong, independent woman and dedicated mom.

"She's also principled and does a lot of work for charity."

And while Justin is single, he says that he's not exactly looking to date anyone in the near future.

He tells People.com, "...

Betty White Gets Her Own Comic Book

September 8th, 2010 3:30pm EDT
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Veteran actress Betty White is set to become the star of her very own comic book, chronicling her decades-long career.

The 88-year-old Golden Girls star has signed a deal with Bluewater Productions to be drawn as a cartoon for Female Force: Betty White. The 32-page book will hit comic stores in November and feature moments from her career, including her days on 1970s sitcom The Mary Tyler Moore Show and her small screen comeback on Hot in Cleveland earlier this year.

Bluewater president and founder Darren G. Davis says, "Betty White has had such an amazing entertainment career... it's o...

Michelle Obama Shops In Spain - Can You Spot The Secret Service Agents?

August 5th, 2010 2:43pm EDT
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Michelle Obama and her daughter Sasha visited Marbella Old Town in Spain earlier this week, and the First Lady looked stylish in a black and white polka dotted blouse and baggy trousers.

The mother and daughter duo are staying for four days in the luxurious five-star Hotel Villa Padierna, rated as one of the world's top 30 hotels.

They reserved 60 rooms for family & friends.

President Barack Obama is not expected to join them, while eldest daughter Malia, 12, is at a summer camp in the United States.

Michelle and Sasha are protected by 250 Spanish personnel and about 70 U.S. Secret Serv...

Lady Gaga Named One Of The Best Dressed Celebs In The World

August 4th, 2010 8:30am EDT
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Lady Gaga's outlandish outfits have landed her on a list of the world's most stylish stars - she's been named as one of Vanity Fair magazine's best dressed celebrities.

Gaga has become known for her outrageous clothes since she shot to fame, appearing in public wearing some bizarre fashion choices including a fake lobster strapped to her head, a dress made from Muppets, and Diet Coke cans wrapped into her hair.

The singer's strange choices have now been validated with a place on Vanity Fair's Best Dressed list alongside Carey Mulligan, Javier Bardem, Diane Kruger and France's First Lady...

Victoria Beckham Deemed 'World's Most Glamorous Star'

May 6th, 2010 8:19am EDT
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Former Spice Girl Victoria Beckham has seen off competition from Angelina Jolie and Dannii Minogue to be named the World's Most Glamorous Celebrity by cosmetics giant Max Factor.

The singer-turned-fashion designer topped the new poll, with Aussie pop star Minogue coming second, and Tomb Raider beauty Jolie in third place.

A spokesperson for Max Factor says, "Victoria Beckham has been gracing the fashion pages for years now with her glamorous looks and she has designed her own clothes range. She never leaves home without being fully made up and her signature glossy pout has become her ca...

Jessica Simpson's Blank Stare & Construction Yellow Dress - Hot Or Not?

May 3rd, 2010 1:45pm EDT
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You couldn't miss Jessica Simpson at the White House Correspondents Association Dinner in New York City Saturday. Her bright yellow frock definitely made her stand out. What do you think?

She told Usmagazine.com at the dinner her tips for eating and working out.

"For me, it's just eat whatever makes you feel good. Work out whenever you want to. Just take care of yourself. I think when we're in love, when we have love in our life, that's when we look beautiful." She added, "I try to be a role model who stands up for women and self-esteem."

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Jessica Simpson Wishes She Was Michelle Obama

May 3rd, 2010 8:45am EDT
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Jessica Simpson hails First Lady Michelle Obama as her role model. She explains, "I really do (want to be like her). She's such an incredible woman, and she's with such a powerful man."

Meanwhile, Jessica has hinted she's looking for love with a celebrity boyfriend, insisting anyone she dates must "understand her lifestyle."

The singer was married to former boy-band star Nick Lachey, and has since dated singer John Mayer and football star Tony Romo. Simpson has been single since splitting with Dallas Cowboys quarterback Romo last summer, and she admits she's ready to give love anoth...

Michelle Obama Beats Angelina Jolie To Best Mother Title

March 25th, 2010 4:00pm EDT
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Angelina Jolie has been beaten to the title of best celebrity mother in a new poll - by America's First Lady, Michelle Obama.

The Tomb Raider beauty, who shares six kids with boyfriend Brad Pitt, has been voted into second place in the survey by Babble.com. Jolie is praised for her charity work with the United Nations, her $1 million donation with Pitt to the Haiti earthquake relief fund, and her support of an orphanage in Amman, Jordan.

The website's editors note, "(It's) easy to despise someone like Angelina Jolie. She may have an eccentric, brother-kissing, blood vial-wearing past, b...

Mary J. Blige's 'Diva' Demands Anger Jazz Festival Bosses

March 23rd, 2010 9:10am EDT
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Mary J. Blige infuriated organizers of a Florida jazz festival on Saturday by making bizarre demands and taking to the stage 90 minutes late, according to a report.

The No More Drama hit-maker performed at the Jazz in the Gardens event at Miami's Sun Life Stadium, along with soul star Robin Thicke. However, Blige was more than an hour late for her headlining slot, meaning the show overran its allotted timings.

A source tells the New York Daily News, "Her handlers kept saying that she would 'go onstage when she was ready'. But it was almost midnight when she got on, which took the entire...

Justin Bieber: Is This Kid Here To Stay?

March 22nd, 2010 10:16am EDT
Justin Bieber: Is This Kid Here To Stay
March Madness is in the air, and so is Bieber Fever. While college basketball fans are pumping their fists and jumping in joy as their Final Four picks advance to the next round of the NCAA tournament, Justin Bieber fans, mostly teenage girls, will be rushing to the mall and trampling each other in the process to buy his second album "My World 2.0" on March 23. This new album, which features big name artists like Ludacris and Sean Kingston, will prove to music critics that this young phenomenon is the real deal and the success of his first album wasn't a fluke.

But Justin doesn't have much...

Victoria Beckham Dreams Of Dressing Michelle Obama

March 9th, 2010 9:51am EST
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Singer-turned-fashion designer Victoria Beckham has named her dream client - the former Spice Girls star is desperate to dress First Lady Michelle Obama.

The Brit has dabbled in denim and accessories for several years, and finally launched her own couture collection in 2008.

Beckham's designs have been seen on a variety of stars including Drew Barrymore, Blake Lively and Heidi Klum, but she's determined to add one more big name to her client list - the wife of President Barack Obama.

She tells Fox News, "I would love to dress Mrs. Obama, absolutely! I just think she's incredible and s...

Vacationing Celebrities Beat The Winter Blues

January 22nd, 2010 9:27am EST
Miranda Kerr
Celebrities, of course, have the life. Vacationing at a moment's whim and being privy to some the world's hottest destination spots are what dreams are made of. Here are some current favorite celebrity hot spots. Share with us your dream winter blues destination!


The blazing sun of Mexico, Cabo San Lucas in particular, is the number-one preferred celebrity hotspot. Many stars flock south of the border to combat winter holiday blues. Vacationers include Leonardo DiCaprio, Jessica Simpson, Ashley Tisdale, Jessica Alba and Cash Warren, Rihanna and Matt Kemp, George Cloo...

Celebrity Weekend In Photos: Video Game Awards, Depp In The Bahamas & More

December 14th, 2009 8:55am EST
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Zach Braff and a trophy girl on stage at Spike TV's Video Game Awards on Saturday, Dec. 12, in Los Angeles. Check out what other celebs did over the weekend!

Johnny Depp holds a statuette after being awarded with the Bahamas Film Festival's Career Achievement Award in Nassau, Bahamas, Sunday, Dec. 13. At left is fellow actor Sean Connery and at center Leslie Vanderpool, Bahamas International Film Festival founder.

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Poll: Men Want To Be George Clooney, Women Want To Be Michelle Obama

September 28th, 2009 10:49am EDT
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In a new Vanity Fair poll President Barack Obama was edged out by George Clooney (24 percent to 26 percent) among respondents choosing "which man they would most like to trade places with for a week." They were followed by Tom Brady and Bruce Springsteen.

Among woman, First Lady Michelle Obama was the favorite, chosen by 26 percent, with Secretary of State Hillary Clinton picked by 16 percent, actress Angelina Jolie by 13 percent and singer Beyonce Knowles selected by 12 percent.

The poll also found:

-Nearly half of the respondents chose Wal-Mart as the institution that best symbo...

Slideshow: Sexiest Stars Alive

August 21st, 2009 8:46am EDT
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Johnny Depp and Halle Berry have been named the sexiest stars alive in a new poll. Parade magazine asked readers to vote for their favorite and least favorite stars in a range of categories, and Depp and Berry were named Sexiest Actor and Sexiest Lady, respectively.

Other honors include: Most Distinguished, Sexiest Couple, Most Natural Beauty, Most Normal Couple, Most Successful Marriage, Biggest Trendsetter, Best Role Model for Teens, Most In Need of Therapy, Most Promiscuous, Most Surprising Couple.

Click through our slideshow of other sexy stars!

Sexiest Actor Johnny Depp

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Barack Obama & Nicolas Sarkozy 'Checking Out' 16 Year-Old Mayara Tavares? (Picture & Video)

July 10th, 2009 12:44pm EDT
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News editors were working late into the night trying to figure out how to add a "-gate" suffix to the "scandal" that occurred during a photo op with junior G-8 delegates, President of the United States Barack Obama, and French President Nicolas Sarkozy. "Bootygate?" How about "Baby got Barackgate?" Or "The girl from Ipanema-gate?" Maybe "Junior G-8 Delegate...gate?"

Fortunately for Barack Obama, who may otherwise have received a rather interesting welcome from his wife Michelle, there were video cameras there. MSNBC's video, below, appears to acquit Obama. Sarkozy, who is married to the ...

The Dirty Dozen: Hottest Celebrity Wives!

June 17th, 2009 9:55am EDT
Jennifer Lopez
Being a celebrity is hot. Being the wife to a celebrity is hotter. Being a celebrity wife is even hotter. Here's the list of the hottest celebrity wives!

12) Adrianne Curry
Spouse: Christopher Knight
Hot for being beautiful while coming off as being able to beat the crap out of you if you do her a wrong.

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11) Jennifer Lopez
Spouse: Marc Anthony
How can I put this delicately...she is hot because of her butt and because she probably works out hours each day so as to not allow her butt to take on a life of its own and ther...

Strong Enough For A Man, But Made For A Woman (Links & Stuff)

March 3rd, 2009 7:00pm EST
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Check out some of the best links and viral videos found around the web today. And be sure to visit our On the Web section where we're constantly adding interesting links all the time.

YOU can even add links to stuff you find out there now, like interesting articles, cool YouTube videos, strange news, interesting photo galleries, and, well, just about anything!

SI Swimsuit model (and arguably hotter than Bar & Brooklyn) Jessica Gomes - Holy Taco

"Dexter's" Jennifer Carpenter should probably start using anti-perspirant - Pop on the Pop

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