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Tammy Duckworth has become the first U.S. Senator -- and one of just 10 women in Congress -- to give birth while in office with the arrival of a baby girl named Maile. It “isn't just a women's issue, it's an economic issue and one that affects all parents,” she said.
Winnie Mandela has died at the age of 81. The longtime wife of South African President Nelson Mandela, she was also known for her political involvement and efforts to combat apartheid, as well as controversial actions that led to convictions for kidnapping and fraud.
Following claims that Ecuador spent $5m to protect Julian Assange, the country removed extra security at its London embassy. The WikiLeaks founder has been at the embassy since 2012 after being granted asylum and believes he will be extradited by the U.S. if he leaves.
Angelina Jolie could lose primary custody of her six kids if she doesn’t give Brad Pitt access. judge ruled it was harmful to the kids and outlined steps Jolie could take, like providing Pitt with the kids’ cell numbers. Jolie filed for divorce in September 2016.
Jessica Biel and Justin Timberlake have put their NYC SoHo penthouse on the market for nearly $8 million after buying a $20 million apartment twice the size in Tribeca. The 3-bedroom, 2.6K square-foot apartment has 10-foot ceilings and a private wraparound terrace.
George Clooney received the American Film Institute lifetime achievement award. A roster of famous faces toasted the actor, including Barack Obama, Miley Cyrus and Bill Murray, remembering his ‘ER’ days all the way up to his upcoming “Catch-22” adaptation.
The government shut down early Friday morning thanks to Rand Paul, before Congress passed a bipartisan two-year budget deal hours later. The Kentucky Tea Party senator had demanded a vote on an amendment to keep the budget caps in place in objection to to the bill’s massive spending increases.