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Fashion Legend Oscar De La Renta Dies At 82

October 20th, 2014 11:42pm EDT
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Legendary fashion designer Oscar de la Renta, who most recently designed the wedding dress of George Clooney's wife Amal, has died.

A family member confirmed to ABC News that the clothing mogul died at his Kent, Connecticut home on Monday.

De La Renta was diagnosed with cancer in 2006, but the cause of his death has yet to be released and there's no word whether or not it contributed to his passing.

The Dominican designer had an impressive career -- spanning over four decades -- and clothed some of the most famous people on the planet during that time, including First Ladies Jackie Kenne...
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Gwen Stefani Debuts New Solo Single 'Baby Don't Lie'

October 20th, 2014 6:36pm EDT
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With Christina Aguilera waiting in the wings after giving birth to her second child, Gwen Stefani won't be returning as a mentor on "The Voice" for its ninth season -- but that doesn't mean she won't be keeping busy.

The 45-year-old No Doubt frontwoman has a pair of new albums in the works -- a solo album and one with her band.

Last month during New York Fashion Week the singer confirmed that she was working on the solo disc and added that "The Voice" co-star Pharrell Williams is producing it.

Stefani released the first single off the new disc, "Baby Don't Lie," on October 20. The new CD...
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Nicki Minaj Is Trying To 'Shock The World' By Toning Down Her Image

October 20th, 2014 4:09pm EDT
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Nicki Minaj says that despite all the booty-saking and near nudity in the video for her latest single, "Anaconda," there's nothing special about it.

The singer, who appears in a sexy spread for the November GQ, says that she doesn't "know what there is to really talk about," when asked to discuss it.

"I'm being serious," she says of the racy promo. "I just see the video as being a normal video."

The rapper exlained that her video is simply about girls doing what they do, which, to her, is dancing around in skimpy outfits and twerking.

"I think the video is about what girls do," she says...
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Taylor Swift Teases New Single 'Welcome To New York,' Calls Critics Of Her Songwriting 'Sexist'

October 20th, 2014 1:33pm EDT
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Taylor Swift has another new single on the way from her upcoming album "1989." A teaser for "Welcome to New York" arrived on Monday morning, the third single from the new disc, which drops Oct.27.

The singer, who has made a full-blown crossover to pop music with her latest record, is currently in Australia promoting the album and its first two singles, "Shake it Off" and "Out of the Woods."

The singer sat down with Sydney's 2DayFM to discuss her new music with hosts Merrick Watts and Sophie Monk, and she tore into critics who constantly chide her for writing music about her exes, calling ...
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Terminally Ill Brittany Maynard Opens Up About Her Decision To End Her Life

October 19th, 2014 9:01am EDT
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On Nov. 1, Brittany Maynard, 29, terminally ill with brain cancer, plans to take a fatal dose of barbiturates in the presence of her husband, mom, stepfather, and best friend.

In this week's cover story, PEOPLE goes inside Maynard's fight to stop suffering and her emotional final days.

Her family moved to Portland, Oregon -- where the life-ending act is legal -- shortly after Maynard was diagnosed last spring.

"My [cancer] is going to kill me, and it's a terrible, terrible way to die. So to be able to die with my family with me, to have control of my own mind, which I would stand to lose...
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Emma Stone Sizzles In Sexy Lingerie To Promote Her Performance In 'Cabaret' On Broadway

October 17th, 2014 7:40pm EDT
Emma Stone in Cabaret
We've always known actress Emma Stone to be sexy, but she just might redefine the term in a new promo photo for a Broadway production of "Cabaret."

The actress is set to take the role of leading lady Sally Bowles, a performer at the Kit Kat Club, next month, when she takes over the role from actress Michelle Williams. Stone will remain with the show, which is playing at the infamous Studio 54, until February 1, 2015.

"Cabaret" takes place in Berlin during the 1930s durign the rise of the Nazi party. The show debuted on the Great White Way in 1966.

Emma discussed her upcoming role on "The...
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Blake Lively Is A Glowing Mom-To-Be On The Red Carpet As She Makes Her First Appearance Since Announcing Pregnancy

October 17th, 2014 4:40pm EDT
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Blake Lively made her first public appearance Thursday night since announcing her pregnancy almost two weeks ago.

The actress, looking radiant in a floral Michael Kors gown from his 2015 collection, walked the red carpet at the "God's Love We Deliver Golden Heart Awards." The charity delivers meals to people who are too sick to shop or cook for themselves and makes over 4600 every weekday.

This year, Vogue editor Anna Wintour, CBS chief Leslie Moonves and attorney Richard E. Feldman were honored. Past honorees include Kors, "Glee" creator Ryan Murphy and the late Joan Rivers.

"I came fro...
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New Photos: Love 'Em Or Hate 'Em, Beyonce's Got Bangs, Selena Gomez Crushes On A Co-Star & More!

October 17th, 2014 10:03am EDT
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Beyonce showed off a new hairdo in London this week: bangs. Love 'em or hate 'em, many will think she's a style icon for doing this (we think she looks awful, and husband Jay-Z doesn't look to thrilled either).

Britney Spears was spotted leaving a nail salon in Los Angeles on Wednesday, wearing short shorts and showing off her hot legs. She also had a crop top on with big arm cutouts, and to use an immensely overused term, she suffered a bit of a wardrobe malfunction, leaving her bra exposed. She looked pretty happy though.

Selena Gomez was photographed on her way to "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" ...
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Kesha Reportedly Told Rehab Doctors About Alleged Sexual Abuse From Dr. Luke

October 17th, 2014 12:00am EDT
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Just days after singer Kesha filed a lawsuit against producer Dr. Luke, the singer has claimed that she told stories about the abuse she endured while working with him to doctors at a rehab center she stayed at earlier this year.

Sources close to the singer revealed to TMZ that during her treatment for an eating disorder brought on by some comments the producer made to her, she told her doctors about all of the sexual assaults and verbal and physical abuse she alleges in her lawsuit, which she filed earlier this week.

Kesha's doctors reportedly have notes about the abuse and the assaults,...
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Body Of Missing Actress Misty Upham Found In Washington Woods [Updated]

October 16th, 2014 11:38pm EDT
Body Of Missing Actress Misty Upham Found In Washington Woods [U
UPDATE: Family spokesperson Tracy Rector, who was also a member of the search party that went out to find the missing actress, confirmed on Thursday evening that the body found is Misty. She was found by her uncle and her father has confirmed that it's her. According to The Hollywood Reporter, neither of the two men believe she took her own life.

"We waited at the site where the team found the body," Rector said. "It took about five-and-a-half hours to confirm [that it was Misty].

"Then we gathered around her body to say prayers and now we're all gathered at the church."

The body of a ...
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