December 16, 2013 |
Andre Ethier has started the Dodgers' opener in right field for five consecutive seasons. That streak appears over, barring injury to Yasiel Puig. That could leave Ethier in center field, or in left field, or left out, or on another team. The Dodgers say they have no plans to trade any of their four outfielders at this time, but they would not be opposed to trading one in order to replenish their prospect stock. That has left Ethier in the position of reading his name in trade rumors all winter, again.
December 13, 2013 |
Khloe Kardashian has reportedly filed for divorce from Lamar Odom, her husband of a little more than four years. The papers were filed Friday afternoon and cited the usual "irreconcilable differences," according to TMZ , which first reported the news. Khloe's asking that the "Odom" be removed from her legal name, seeking no spousal support and requesting that he seek none from her, said the website, which also noted that there was a hard-core prenup in place, making the divorce a relatively simple thing.
December 13, 2013 |
There appears to be no better way to get your current company to show just how much it loves you than by becoming the source of rumors that you're in the running to be the next CEO of Microsoft. On Thursday came word via Bloomberg that Qualcomm Chief Operating Officer Steve Mollenkopf was a candidate to succeed Steve Ballmer, who is slated to step down some time next year. PHOTOS: Top 10 most-talked-about people, topics...
December 13, 2013 |
Julia Roberts is not pregnant, and she doesn't seem to want to get pregnant ever again. Reports began percolating that the 46-year-old might be expecting a fourth child when photos of her wearing a baggy sweater while visiting her in-laws surfaced earlier this week . Those thick layers of fabric happened to mimic a baby bump and put the rumor mill on overdrive. Girl can't wear comfy clothes and get away with it in this town. The "Pretty Woman" star already has twins Hazel and Phinnaeus, 9, and son Henry, 6, with her husband Danny Moder, whom she married in 2002.
December 11, 2013 |
Ellen DeGeneres would like her fans to know that her marriage is just fine, thankyouverymuch , no matter what they're printing out there. In an oft-times hilarious monologue on the Wednesday edition of "The Ellen DeGeneres Show," the host, who married actress Portia de Rossi in 2008, describes stumbling over a celebrity tabloid at the hair salon and noticing herself and her wife in the upper right-hand corner. "I thought, 'Oh that's so sweet, they're honoring us,'" DeGeneres said.
December 2, 2013 |
Hard as it is to believe that an opera singer can make gossip headlines, Maria Callas was, in her prime, a media phenomenon whose personal life was fodder for journalists and chroniclers of high society. A symbol of jet-set elegance, Callas was a temperamental celebrity who had a fiery love life. Her diva-hood on and off the stage was legendary. The American-born Greek soprano would have been 90 on Monday, a fact marked by a Google tribute. Callas was born in New York in 1923 to Greek immigrant parents.
November 30, 2013 |
Those who suggested Texas A&M Coach Kevin Sumlin was USC's top coaching choice may have been right - but Sumlin is not coming to USC. A telling sign someone is making a run at a coach is if the targeted coach suddenly signs a multiyear contract before kickoff against, say, Missouri. It happened Saturday when Sumlin reportedly agreed on a six-year deal to stay at Texas A&M. "I am humbled and very appreciative of the commitment that Texas A&M has extended not only to me and my family, but to our football program overall," Sumlin said in a statement.
November 29, 2013 |
The Samsung Galaxy S 4 is available for $0 at Best Buy as part of Black Friday, but the Galaxy S 5 is just around the corner and rumors have begun to swirl. South Korean news website ET News is reporting that the Galaxy S 5 is set to go into production as early as January. That will give Samsung a handful of months to produce devices for a launch sometime in March or April, just as it did this year with the GS4. As for the actual device, Samsung is expected to outfit the gadget with a 64-bit processor, similar to the one introduced by Apple on the iPhone 5s. These new kinds of processors deliver richer graphics and better performance.
November 22, 2013 |
Steve Nash doesn't know when he'll come back, how he'll feel or whether he can be an effective player again. There is one certainty for the Lakers point guard: He's not contemplating retirement because of persistent back pain that has sidelined him for nearly two weeks. "No, not at all," Nash said Friday of rumors he is considering calling it a career long before his contract expires at the end of next season. "I don't know where that came from. "For me, I realize I have about 18 months left of basketball and I want the most out of this that I can possibly get and I don't know if that's going to be one game or the vast majority of what's left, but I have a long life without basketball, so I don't want to give in too soon.
October 30, 2013 |
George Clooney isn't dating anyone. A) Awesome news for anyone harboring a crush on the silver fox. B) So, stop asking. Ever since the the "Gravity" star called it quits with girlfriend Stacy Keibler back in July, rumors of new romances have been swirling around the Hollywood hottie. Potential romantic scenarios include dating Katie Holmes, getting back together with Croatian model Monika Jakisic, and having dinner with Julian Assange's laywer, London barrister Amal Alamuddin, People reports.