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An Oscar Winner’s Next Chapter
From memorable parts in 1992’s The Crying Game and last year’s Black Panther to his Oscar win for 2006’s The Last King of Scotland, Forest Whitaker has perfected his portrayals of both villains and gentle giants in his 37 years in Hollywood. Now he’s
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The Best New Books
Olive Kitteridge returns (and she’s mellowed), a pilot recalls a hair-raising landing, and Jojo Moyes charms again
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Beyoncé’s Dad Battles Breast Cancer
When Mathew Knowles noticed a speck of blood on his white T-shirt in July, he didn’t think anything of it. “My initial reaction was maybe I worked out too hard,” says the father of superstar singers Beyoncé and Solange. “Then I thought maybe it’s som
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‘I Want to Die on My Terms’
THIS MOM WITH INCURABLE CANCER PLANS TO END HER LIFE WITH DIGNITY—AND IS FIGHTING TO GIVE OTHERS THAT RIGHT TOO
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Oprah 5 Moments That Changed My Life
A GLOBAL FORCE FOR MORE THAN 30 YEARS, THE STAR LOOKS BACK AT HER PIVOTAL FORKS IN THE ROAD—AND CONSIDERS HOW LIFE MIGHT HAVE BEEN VERY DIFFERENT
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Diahann Carroll Dies at 84
In 1968 Diahann Carroll’s NBC sitcom Julia became the first TV series about an African-American woman not employed as someone’s maid. (A widowed single mom, Julia was a nurse.) “The attention and responsibility were so stressful, but I’m enormously p
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MOVIE | Jojo Rabbit A little boy takes a shine to Hitler in this bold fable about World War II COMEDY-DRAMA The concept of Jojo Rabbit at first sounds just plain wrong. A Nazi-worshipping German kid whose imaginary best friend is Hitler? Nein , tha
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Passages
Babies Blake Lively, 32, and Ryan Reynolds, 42, welcomed their third child, whose name and sex had not been revealed as of press time. The new bundle of joy joins older sisters James, 4, and Inez, 2.• Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt actress Ellie Kemper,
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Debbie Harry My Life in Pictures
IN HER NEW MEMOIR FACE IT, THE BLONDIE SINGER LOOKS BACK AT HER REBELLIOUS ROAD TO ROCK STARDOM
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Jenny MCCARTHY & Donnie WAHLBERG’S GLAM TUDOR IN CHICAGO
STEP INSIDE THESE FABULOUS CELEBRITY SPACES—FROM A FAMILY-FRIENDLY SUBURBAN RETREAT TO A SPRAWLING BACHELOR PAD WITH SOME SURPRISING HISTORY
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Heart Monitor
Happy Anniversary Barack & Michelle Obama The former President, 58, and First Lady, 55, celebrated their 27th wedding anniversary on Oct. 3. “Like the Beatles said: It’s getting better all the time,” Barack—dad to daughters Malia, 21, and Sasha, 18
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Harry’s Fight to Protect Meghan
Prince Harry has a new mission: taking on the British tabloid press on behalf of his wife, Meghan Markle. The new dad, 35, shocked royal insiders on the last evening of the couple’s tour of South Africa with an Oct. 1 statement slamming those in the
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Jimmy Fallon’s Funny Family
The 45-year-old Tonight Show host—who shares daughters Winnie, 6, and Frances, 4, with wife Nancy, 52—just released his new children’s book This Is Baby. What’s your bedtime routine like? It’s getting longer and longer and longer. I think right now
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Carly Pearce & Michael Ray
Oct. 6, 2019, Goodlettsville, Teen. The country stars initially planned for their nuptials to take place outdoors in a cedar grove on Drakewood Farm, just north of their Nashville home base. But when rainstorms pushed the entire wedding inside, the c
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Clive Owen
Last thing I took from a set I take clapper boards sometimes, so I have a little collection. I managed to track one down from Croupier —that film meant a lot to my career. I’ve got a room where I watch movies, and they’re all just sitting around in
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JENNA DEWAN New Baby New Life
IN LOVE AND EXPECTING HER SECOND CHILD, THE ACTRESS OPENS UP ABOUT CHARTING A JOYFUL COURSE AFTER DIVORCE
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Meet Our Women Changing the World
A few months ago my friend’s 7-year-old daughter was watching TV and turned to her mom and said, “I wish I was a boy. They are just so much better.” She’d been tuning in to a lot of superhero cartoons and felt that being a boy was a lot more exciting
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CARLY SIMON Remembering My Friend Jackie
IN A NEW BOOK, THE ‘YOU’RE SO VAIN’ SINGER LOOKS BACK ON HER INTIMATE, UNLIKELY FRIENDSHIP WITH JACQUELINE KENNEDY ONASSIS
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‘Now I’m just like a stay-at-home dad’ —ADAM LEVINE, on life after leaving The Voice, on The Ellen DeGeneres Show ‘I got like three different men tatted on me. . . . They gotta go!’ —CARDI B, on tattoos she regrets, on The Ellen DeGeneres Show ‘I
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Princess Beatrice Another Royal Engagement!
Royal wedding bells will soon be ringing again. On Sept. 26, Princess Beatrice, 31, the older daughter of Britain’s Prince Andrew and his ex-wife Sarah Ferguson, announced her engagement to Italian property developer Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi, 34. Mozzi—
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No Time for Silence
THE FORMER PRESIDENTIAL NOMINEE AND HER DAUGHTER, OUT WITH A NEW BOOK ON GUTSY WOMEN, OPEN UP ABOUT THEIR FEARS FOR—AND FAITH IN—AMERICA’S FUTURE
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The Triumphant Life Of Tyler Perry
HOW HE SURVIVED A PAINFUL CHILDHOOD TO BECOME AN ENTERTAINMENT SUPERSTAR—AND DISCOVER THE LOVE THAT WOULD HEAL HIM
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Heidi Klum On Life As A Mom—and A Newlywed
Two months after her Italian wedding to Tokio Hotel guitarist Tom Kaulitz, 30, Heidi Klum is back at work—and happier than ever. Hosting Amazon Prime’s Making the Cut and returning as a judge on America’s Got Talent: The Champions, the supermodel, 46
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MARIE OSMOND Finding My Joy
After depression and loss, the Talk cohost opens up about being happy and healthy and ready for whatever comes next
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Choosing to Leave Hatred Behind
HER GRANDFATHER FOUNDED THE INFAMOUS WESTBORO BAPTIST CHURCH. NOW SHE’S DETERMINED TO HELP HEAL THE ANGUISH IT’S CAUSED
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How Ashton & Mila Are Staying Strong
It’s been just more than a week since  Ashton Kutcher’s ex-wife Demi Moore, 56, released her bombshell memoir Inside Out, which details allegations of infidelities and threesomes during their eight-year union—but despite the shocking revelations, Kut
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‘Men glorify going out, getting drunk and hooking up. As a woman, I came out and did it, and I was like Satan’s little helper’ —KESHA, on being criticized for her music, to Billboard ‘If they wanted to make another movie, I would make another movie
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Babies Michael Sheen, 50, and girlfriend Anna Lundberg, 25, welcomed their first child, a baby girl named Lyra. “It’s been a wonderful, bleary-eyed week full of love and kindness and extraordinary poo,” Sheen tweeted of Lyra’s arrival. Sheen also ha
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Bob Newhart My Life in Picture
THE COMEDY ICON, 90, REFLECTS ON HIS SIX DECADES IN SHOW BUSINESS—AND THE CLOSE RELATIONSHIPS THAT HELPED HIM ALONG THE WAY
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TV | Batwoman Ruby Rose plays a new kind of Gotham crusader FANTASY If you happened to be a member of the Gotham City Chamber of Commerce, you’d throw your arms open wide to welcome Batwoman (Ruby Rose). One of the comic-book world’s few gay superh
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