Maria Shriver

We’re All Alabama Now

Until the tide started to turn toward Doug Jones on Tuesday night, it looked as though the quintessential Alabama Moment of its bizarro special …

Long-form Journalism

A Mayor for a City in Transition

<i>(Want to get California Today by email?</i> <i>Here’s the sign-up</i><i>.)</i><p><i>Good morning.</i><p><i>Our introduction today</i> <i>comes from</i> <i>Thomas Fuller, the San Francisco bureau chief for The New York Times.</i><p>Just about every visitor to San Francisco knows Alcatraz. Many fewer know Angel Island, the verdant dot in the Bay where …

San Francisco

Celebrities 'Weep Tears Of Joy' As Doug Jones Pulls Off Surprise Senate Win In Alabama

"Thank you for restoring my faith in humanity, Alabama."<p>As Democrat Doug Jones pulled off a victory in the Senate special election in Alabama on Tuesday, defeating his embattled Republican opponent Roy Moore, celebrities took to social media to celebrate the shock win.<p>Actress Alyssa Milano, who’d …

Alyssa Milano

Doug Jones' Alabama Senate Win Is Celebrated Among Hollywood Stars and Political Heavyweights

Doug Jones’ victory during the Alabama Senate elections on Tuesday night caused many of his supporters to immediately celebrate the win on Twitter — …

Julianne Moore

Ellen DeGeneres, Chelsea Handler and More Stars Flee the California Wildfires

As the California wildfires continue to rage after beginning on Wednesday morning, more and more celebrities are being displaced. The fires have …

Lifestyle

A list of celebrities who have fled the raging California fires

• <b>Wildfires are spreading through Southern California.</b>• <b><br>Thousands of people, including a handful of celebrities, are being forced to evacuate their homes.</b><p>As multiple wildfires continue to blaze through Southern California, thousands of people are being forced to evacuate their homes — and celebrities …

Entertainment

As fires blaze through Southern California, celebrities evacuate

As multiple wildfires rage across Southern California this week, celebrities are evacuating their homes just like everyone else. The Santa Ana winds …

Gear & Gadgets

Chrissy Teigen, Maria Shriver among those evacuating their homes amid California wildfires

LOS ANGELES: Chrissy Teigen, wife of singer John Legend, was among the 230,000 people forced from their homes in Los Angeles and Ventura counties as …

Lionel Richie

Pepe dishes the dirt on Joe Biden, KPFT interviews, Doe-Nuts, McDonald's and more

<b>Pethouse Pet of the Week</b><p><b>Name</b>: Pepe, as in Le Pew, the cartoon skunk, and Santos, power hitting DH for the 2016 D3 national baseball champion Trinity …

Houston

Getty Center Los Angeles Fire - Celebrities Evacuating During Los Angeles Fires

Destructive wildfires have devastated Southern California this week, forcing nearly 200,000 people to evacuate their homes. The four largest fires …

Los Angeles

Paris Hilton, Lionel Richie, other celebs flee homes as So. Calif. wildfires close in

Several celebrities evacuated their homes Wednesday after a new blaze erupted near Bel-Air in Los Angeles.<p>Actress Lea Michele told Entertainment Tonight she fled her West Los Angeles house at 5:30 a.m., only to walk the red carpet for a "Women in Entertainment" breakfast a few hours …

Lionel Richie

Justin Bieber Writes Emotional Tribute to His Dad: ‘Relationships Are Worth Fighting For’

<b>Justin Bieber</b> has been open about his sometimes strained relationship with his mom, <b>Pattie Mallette.</b> Now he’s ironing out a few issues with his …

Justin Bieber

Arts & Letters Live will bring Jhumpa Lahiri, Michael Ondaatje, Jojo Moyes and more to Dallas

Old favorites, first-time guests and fresh directions are on the schedule for the 27th season of the Dallas Museum of Art's Arts & Letters Live …

The Arts

The 23 Best New Books of Winter Will Have You Hibernating Over the Holidays

<i>Brenda Janowitz is the POPSUGAR books correspondent. She is the author of five novels, including The Dinner Party.</i><p>Brrr, it's getting cold out there. The holiday season is upon us and the snow will be falling soon, but don't fret. I've got just the thing for your Winter blues. I'm ready to tell you …

Books

Why 'till death do us part' is no longer a sacred vow

It's there in the dull blue eyes, shadowed from a lack of sleep and anxiety. It's in the expensive wardrobe she once took for granted — silk, …

New Zealand News

Nas Allegedly Taking Ex-Wife Kelis To Court Over Visitation Rights With His Son

Source: Johnny Nunez / Getty<p>Rapper <b>Nas</b> is reportedly fed up with his unofficial visitation arrangement with ex-wife and singer, <b>Kelis</b>, <b>The Blast</b> reports.<p>…

African-American News

One of these women should replace Matt Lauer on ‘Today’

NBC’s “Today” has a vacancy to fill, now that disgraced morning newsman Matt Lauer is out of the anchor job he held for two decades.<p>So who should …

Soledad O'Brien

Matt Lauer’s History of Creepy ‘Today’ Show Moments

His firing may have come as a shock Wednesday morning, but looking back, there had always been something weird about to way Matt Lauer talks to and …

Matt Lauer

Losing My Mother to Alzheimer's Made Me Realize That Caregivers Need Support Too

After watching her grandmother die from the disease, Leeza Gibbons helped her mom through a 10-year battle of her own.<p>Leeza Gibbons can pinpoint the …

Alzheimer's Disease

Maria Shriver Is on a Mission to Make the World Better

Maria Shriver, the journalist, activist and former first lady of California, has committed herself to opening a dialogue that can ignite meaningful …

Shonda Rhimes

Is all forgiven? The strange, troubling resurgence of Mel Gibson

The actor-director seemed unemployable after a string of antisemitic and racist outbursts. But steady work since and a new comedy vehicle suggest his time in the wilderness is up<p>The long, complicated saga known as the Never-Ending Rehabilitation of Mel Gibson unspools another chapter. Gibson is …

Award Shows

'Life isn't a guarantee': Maria Shriver on taking time to slow down and reflect

The other day, I was sitting at lunch with my kids as they started to discuss the Texas shooting and started to wonder why the news had moved on from this story so quickly.<p>My son said, “Wow, that Texas story was wild. Why aren’t more people talking about that? Isn’t it weird that it just came and …

Health

What Mary Oliver’s Critics Don’t Understand

For America’s most beloved poet, paying attention to nature is a springboard to the sacred.<p>“Mary Oliver is saving my life,” Paul Chowder, the title character of Nicholson Baker’s novel “The Anthologist,” scrawls in the margins of Oliver’s “New and Selected Poems, Volume One.” A struggling poet, …

Poetry

Patrick Schwarzenegger interview about The Long Road Home - New National Georgraphic Channel Series

When he was a kid, Patrick Schwarzenegger would tag along to his father’s movie shoots. “I remember being five years old and going to the set of</i> …

Arnold Schwarzenegger

Jimmy Kimmel Reveals the Upfront Joke That ABC Wouldn’t Let Him Tell

Every year during May’s upfronts week, buyers and advertisers eagerly look forward to Jimmy Kimmel’s annual ABC appearance, in which he roasts both …

Comedy

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1 of 23<p>GAL GADOT & FIRST RESPONDERS<p><b>Wonder Women</b><br>"I think you can't only empower the women, you have to educate the men too," the Israeli-born star, …

Tracee Ellis Ross

Essential California: High anxiety in Hollywood

Good morning, and welcome to the Essential California newsletter. It’s <b>Monday, Nov. 6,</b> and here’s what’s happening across California:<p><b>TOP STORIES</b><p><b>High anxiety in Hollywood</b><p><b>Hollywood has always reveled in scandal.</b> The rumors, the whispers. The unfortunate photographs. The apologies and returns to grace. …

California

Alzheimer's: Not Your Grandad's Disease Ladies

Aging is such a taboo subject in our society, especially for women. There is a great deal of shame attached to this, which the most universal and natural process known to man. Therefore, we are taught to do everything - prevent it, hide it, stop it – save discuss it. Not to mention, our primary …

Alzheimer's Disease

National Geographic Author Solves the Riddle of Happiness and Longevity

Best-selling author Dan Buettner has been leading National Geographic expeditions around the globe for 15 years. In 2000, Buettner and his team …

Longevity

Maria Shriver offers tips for a brain-healthy life

Joining Hoda Kotb as guest co-host on TODAY, Maria Shriver talks about her Women’s Alzheimer’s Movement and offers tips for a brain-healthy life, like exercising and avoiding sugar. She also shares her “Color Your Mind” coloring book for people with Alzheimer’s and dementia, which is sprinkled with …

Health