Thursday, March 23, 2017

Celebrity

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) Goodwill Ambassador American actress Angelina Jolie, listens, during the annual lecture of the Sergio Vieira de Mello Foundation at the European headquarters of the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland, Wednesday, March 15, 2017. (Martial Trezzini/Keystone via AP)

GENEVA (AP) — Angelina Jolie has made a strong defense of the United Nations, saying the world body, as “imperfect” as it is, needs reform but also support. The American ...
In this Oct. 10, 2016, file photo, Ben Affleck arrives at the world premiere of "The Accountant" at the TCL Chinese Theatre in Los Angeles. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Ben Affleck says he has recently completed treatment for alcohol addiction. The actor and director said in a Facebook post Tuesday that it’s the first of ...
In this Sept. 9, 2015, file photo, Dave Franco, left, and Alison Brie attend a premiere of a movie at Arclight Hollywood in Los Angeles. (Photo by Paul A. Hebert/Invision/AP, File)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dave Franco and former “Mad Men” star Alison Brie have gotten married. Franco’s publicist has confirmed a People magazine report that the pair wed. No details ...
In this Oct. 11, 2016, file photo, first lady Michelle Obama laughs with actress Yara Shahidi while participating in Glamour's "A Brighter Future: A Global Conversation on Girls' Education," in celebration of International Day of the Girl and Let Girls Learn at the Newseum in Washington. (AP Photo/Molly Riley, File)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — “Black-ish” star Yara Shahidi says her college applications got a boost with a recommendation letter from former first lady Michelle Obama. Shahidi tells W magazine that ...
American actor Richard Gere, left, movie director Joseph Cedar, center, and Israeli actor Lior Ashkenazi, stand for a photo before a press at then premiere of the "Norman: The Moderate Rise and Tragic Fall of a New York Fixer" movie in Jerusalem, Thursday, March 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Dan Balilty)

JERUSALEM (AP) — Richard Gere has lashed out at Israel over its settlements in territory that Palestinians want for a state. The “Pretty Woman” star came to Jerusalem for the ...
Human rights lawyer Amal Clooney, left, address a United Nations human rights meeting called "The Fight against Impunity for Atrocities: Bringing Da'esh [ISIS] to Justice," Thursday, March 9, 2017 at U.N. headquarters. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)

NEW YORK (AP) — Human rights lawyer Amal Clooney, who represents victims of rape and kidnappings by members of the Islamic State group, urged a United Nations meeting to step ...
Human rights lawyer Amal Clooney, left, address a United Nations human rights meeting called "The Fight against Impunity for Atrocities: Bringing Da'esh [ISIS] to Justice," Thursday, March 9, 2017 at U.N. headquarters. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)

BY EDITH M. LEDERER UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Human rights lawyer Amal Clooney urged Iraq and the world’s nations on Thursday not to let the Islamic State extremist group “get ...
In this Nov. 2, 2016, file photo, Michael Stipe attends the Elton John AIDS Foundation's 15th Annual An Enduring Vision Benefit at Cipriani Wall Street in New York. (Photo by Greg Allen/Invision/AP, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Former R.E.M. front man Michael Stipe has found a doppelganger in David Letterman. Both the singer and the late night television icon have been sporting bushy ...
In this May 22, 2016 file photo, Justin Bieber performs at the Billboard Music Awards in Las Vegas. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)

BRISBANE, Australia (AP) — A 42-year-old Australian man who allegedly posed as Justin Bieber online to solicit explicit images from children has been charged with more than 900 child sex ...
In this Oct. 24, 2016, file photo, Kristen Stewart arrives at the 23rd annual ELLE Women in Hollywood Awards at the Four Season Hotel in Los Angeles. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Kristen Stewart used to fight like heck to keep her private life private, including her relationship with her “Twilight” co-star Robert Pattinson, but then she came ...
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