August 7, 2004 |
The Hollywood home shared by celebrity socialites Paris and Nicky Hilton has been burglarized, police said Friday, with thieves taking jewelry, watches and a laptop computer. Nicky Hilton returned home early Thursday morning to discover the break-in, which apparently occurred sometime after 9 p.m. Wednesday, a police spokeswoman said. Police did not place a dollar value on the items stolen except to say it was "substantial, a high amount."
December 9, 2012 |
As the doting wife of hotel and real estate scion Rick Hilton, the mother hen to tabloid darlings Paris and Nicky Hilton, and the aggrieved childhood friend of Michael Jackson, Kathy Hilton has always been one step to the left of the spotlight. Half sisters Kim and Kyle Richards struck reality show gold with Bravo's "The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills," but Kathy Hilton's own turn at reality TV, "I Want to Be a Hilton," lasted just one season on NBC. Now she's trying out a new starring role - aspiring lifestyle mogul - beginning with the Kathy Hilton Collection of party dresses.
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June 11, 2007 |
Paris Hilton Watch continued Sunday outside Twin Towers Correctional Facility as reporters waited for someone, anyone, related to Hilton to show up for visiting hours at the downtown Los Angeles facility. Starting about 7 a.m., a dozen reporters from outlets such as Access Hollywood, People magazine, the New York Post and, well, um, the Los Angeles Times, staked out a strip of sidewalk in front of the visitors' entrance to the jail.
March 9, 2008 |
A Pussycat Dolls lingerie show, a photo op with former porn star Jenna Jameson and the runway debut of "The Hills" star Lauren Conrad's new collection can mean only one thing: Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Los Angeles is back at Smashbox Studios. Like a television network shuffling its fall lineup for maximum effect, event organizers IMG Worldwide and Smashbox continue to dispense with the drama in favor of sizzle. The result? A week long on sex and celebrity, but short on the sort of bankable -- or even recognizable -- designers needed to give the week resonance beyond the next cycle of supermarket tabloids.
March 25, 2011
Chris Evans, a.k.a. Captain America, touched down in Las Vegas for some partying with guy friends from his early days in Boston. Evans and his men carbo-loaded at a private dinner with dishes like cowboy steak and Dover sole before hitting Marquee at the Cosmopolitan, where bottle service flowed to the sounds of DJ Chuckie?. The same night, Nicky Hilton came through with childhood friend and bad boy Brandon Davis, who waved hello to Jermaine Dupri?. In Los Angeles, fashionistas like Drew Barrymore, Malin Akerman, Garcelle Beauvais and Anna Kendrick toasted Rag & Bone designer David Neville at Robertson Boulevard's Intermix boutique?
August 31, 1995
Actress Elizabeth Taylor and her seventh husband, construction worker Larry Fortensky, reportedly are separating after nearly four years of wedded bliss, according to syndicated columnist Liz Smith. The 63-year-old actress, with one of the most enduring faces on the Hollywood screen and an equally enduring reputation for running through husbands, told Smith that she and Fortensky had decided to separate. "Larry and I both need our space now," the actress said.