Fascinating people making headlines.
August 1, 2011 by Leila Taha
After sitting out from the debate, Republican presidential hopeful Mitt Romney has come out against the debt ceiling compromise reached in Washington over the weekend. Though his party's leadership is supporting the compromise after weeks of conflict...
November 25, 2011 by Jennifer Ball
Thanksgiving has come and gone and, like any good bargain shopper, you're probably rushing to grab the best Black Friday deals. But how do you know which products...also in this article
World Leader, Government Official / 1931 -
Mikhail Gorbachev was the first president of the Soviet Union, serving from 1990 to 1991. He was awarded the Nobel Prize for Peace for contributing to the break-up of the USSR.
Animal Rights Activist, Athlete, Reality Television Star / 1953 -
Hulk Hogan was one of the most beloved figures in the World Wrestling Federation in the 1980s, known for his flamboyance and the frenzy of his fans—Hulkamania.
July 26, 2011 by Jennifer Ballalso in this article
Entrepreneur, Songwriter, Singer / 1983 - 2011
Amy Winehouse won five Grammy Awards for her 2006 album Back to Black, and is remembered for songs like "Rehab," "Back to Black" and "Valerie." She died in 2011, at age 27.
December 16, 2011 by Leila Taha
We usually think of celebrities as extravagantly rich and successful, but their backgrounds are often far less glamorous. Many celebrities come from very humble...also in this article
Animal Rights Activist, Film Actress, Television Actress / 1974 -
Hilary Swank is an American actress who has won Academy Awards for her starring roles in the films Million Dollar Baby and Boys Don't Cry.
Film Actress, Entrepreneur, Producer, Philanthropist, Talk Show Host, Television Producer / 1954 -
Billionaire Oprah Winfrey has hosted her own internationally popular talk show since 1986. She is also an actress, philanthropist, publisher, and producer.
December 14, 2011 by Jennifer Ball
They break up, they make up, they break up again...we just can't turn away from the gory details of famous couples and their marital mishaps. Here are five of the biggest break-ups of the year.
Kim Kardashian and Kris Humphries
The only moment shorter...also in this article
Film Actor, Television Actor, Producer, Television Producer / 1978 -
Ashton Kutcher's first acting gig, playing Kelso on That '70s Show, led him to roles in films like Guess Who, A Lot Like Love, The Guardian, No Strings Attached and Jobs. The actor, model and producer married Demi Moore in 2005.
Film Actor, Governor / 1947 -
Arnold Schwarzenegger first gained fame as a body builder, using that as a launching point to become a huge Hollywood star and, later, the governor of California.