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Giada De Laurentiis: 'Dating Is Certainly Different Now'

12/30/2015 11:06am EST
Food Network Chef Giada De Laurentiis PDA With Shane Farley On V
Food Network chef Giada de Laurentiis has a new man in her life. The celebrity chef has been linked to "FabLife" producer Shane Farley.

Pics of the couple, published by E! News, show the two on vacation in Mexico.

The two were reportedly cuddling on the beach, as evidenced by the snapshots here.

During a recent appearance on the "Wendy Williams Show," de Laurentiis responded coyly to the hosts questions as to whether or not she was dating again after her split from her husband of 11 years, Todd Thompson.

"I'm going to say kind of," Giada responded at the time. "And I will tell you, this...
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Anthony Bourdain Responds To Guy Fieri Remarks

11/25/2015 10:00am EST
War Of The Chefs: Anthony Bourdain Responds To Guy Fieri Remarks
Food Network chef Guy Fieri threw shade at CNN's Anthony Bourdain in an interview with GQ Magazine.

Now Anthony Bourdain has answered Fieri back.

E! News reported that upon asking Bourdain about the reported feud with Fieri, the "Parts Unknown" host said that his jabs at Fieri have all been in jest.

"I tell jokes about people sometimes," he remarked. "But if you can't tell jokes about Guy Fieri, comedy as we know it is dead."

Fieri addressed the feud between the two chefs in an interview with GQ Magazine.

"It's actually disappointing…I don't like him making fun of people, and I don't...
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Guy Fieri Has Had It With Anthony Bourdain

11/18/2015 8:38am EST
Food Network Celeb Guy Fieri Calls Out Celebrity Chef Anthony Bo
The longstanding war of words between celebrity chefs Guy Fieri and Anthony Bourdain continues to rage on.

Fieri, who hosts a slew of shows for The Food Network, including the wildly popular "Diners, Drive-ins and Dives" has finally stood up for himself after years of taking heat from Bourdain from everything to the food he cooks to his looks.

Fieri spoke to GQ, saying that Bourdain has "definitely gotta have issues, 'cos the average person doesn't behave that way."

"It's actually disappointing…I don't like him making fun of people, and I don't like him talking s**t. And he's never talke...
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Iron Chef Cat Cora's Divorce Sparks Bitter Custody Battle

11/9/2015 6:04pm EST
Cat Cora Divorce: Iron Chef Battling Over Custody Of Four Childr
Iron Chef Cat Cora announced her split from her long-time partner, Jennifer on Monday and their divorce may lead to an ugly custody battle over their four children. The couple got married in 2013 but have been together for the past 17 years.

TMZ reports that Cat and Jennifer both filed divorce papers the same day, with Jennifer asking for full custody of their four sons. Cat is apparently not on board with that — the celebrity chef is reportedly demanding joint physical custody of the boys who range in age from 6 to 11.

On Monday afternoon, Cat, 48, didn't let on that the couple is battli...
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Is Chris Soules Really The Worst Cook In America?

8/26/2015 10:25pm EDT
Chris Soules Gets Busy In The Kitchen With Kendra Wilkinson And
Chris Soules hasn't given up reality TV just yet. The Iowa farmer didn't find lasting love with Whitney Bischoff on The Bachelor and he failed to win the Dancing with the Stars Mirror Ball trophy, but he may have a shot at winning the Worst Cooks in America competition.

That's right, Farmer Chris will be showing off his lack of cooking skills on Food Network's reality show Worst Cooks in America: Celebrity Edition this fall.

This will be the seventh season of Worst Cooks, but it's the first time the network has cast celebrities as contestants. Joining Chris Soules in the kitchen will be B...
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NC Man Charged With Murder Of Pregnant Food Network Star

3/19/2015 7:40pm EDT
Cristie Schoen Codd
A North Carolina man was arrested Monday evening and charged with murdering former Food Network Star contestant Cristie Schoen Codd, 38, and her husband Joseph "JT" Codd, 45, along with their unborn baby.

The couple were reported missing on Sunday by family members who said their Leicester, North Carolina, home didn't "look right" and the couple hadn't been heard from for several days.

Robert Jason Owens, 36, a neighbor of the couple, was arrested Monday night and charged with two counts of felony first-degree murder, one count of murder of an unborn child, breaking and entering and larce...
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Paula Deen Fired By The Food Network

6/23/2013 1:30pm EDT
Paula Deen
Food Network star Paula Deen has been dropped by network executives over her recent admission of using the "n-word" in the past during a court deposition for a case filed against her.

Deen and her brother, Bubba Hiers are being sued by a former manager of their Savannah, Georgia, restaurant Uncle Bubba's Seafood and Oyster House for racial discrimination and sexual harassment. During a deposition last Friday, Deen was asked if she had used the "n-word" in the past, to which she replied honestly, "Yes, of course."

After a pair of apology videos posted to Youtube on Friday, the first of whi...
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Paula Deen Defends Use Of 'N-Word': Those Were Different Times

6/20/2013 5:03pm EDT
Paula Deen
TV cook Paula Deen caused controversy when she admitted to using the "N-word" before in a three-hour court deposition on Friday.

Deen and her brother/business partner Bubba Hiers are being sued for $1.2 million by Lisa Jackson, a former manager at their Uncle Bubba's Seafood and Oyster House restaurant in Savannah, Georgia.

Jackson maintains that the Food Network star and her brother made racial slurs and derogatory remarks about Afrian Americans and that Hiers sexually harassed her and "frequently" viewed adult websites in the office they shared.

"Yes, of course," Deen said when asked i...
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FX Spy Drama 'The Americans' Leads TCA Awards Nominations

6/10/2013 7:53pm EDT
The Americans
FX drama The Americans has landed four 2013 Television Critics Association (TCA) awards, leading the nominations despite some sure competition from the likes of Game of Thrones, Breaking Bad, The Walking Dead and House of Cards in the Program of the Year category.

"The Americans," which stars Keri Russell and Matthew Rhys as a pair of covert Soviet spies, is also up for the Outstanding Achievement in Drama, Best New Program and Best Individual Achievement In Drama (Rhys) awards; While AMC's "Breaking Bad" picked up nods for Program, Achievement in Drama and the Acting for star Bryan Cranst...
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Paula Deen Talks Slimming Down And Getting Healthier

1/27/2013 9:00am EST
Paula Deen People magazine January 25
Star chef Paula Deen, her husband Michael, and her sons Jamie and Bobby share their tips in this week's issue of PEOPLE for getting slimmer and healthier. When Paula Deen finally stopped living in denial about having type 2 diabetes at the end of 2011, she cut down on carbs, cut back on portions, doubled up on greens and dropped 40 lbs. Her family followed suit. First, son Jamie, a dad of two, lost 45 lbs. by "eating like a 6-year-old," he tells PEOPLE. "Six-year-olds eat the right portion sizes!" Next, Paula's 300-lb. husband, Michael Groover, faced a choice: schedule knee replacement surg...
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