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Peaches Geldof's death was drugs-related, coroner rules
The death of Peaches Geldof, the daughter of musician and Band Aid founder Bob Geldof, was drugs-related, a coroner ruled on Wednesday. The 25-year-old socialite died at her family home in Kent, England in April while alone with one of her two young sons. In May, forensic tests found heroin in her system and puncture wounds on her arms.
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 19:08:00 GMT
'The Voice' is on fire: Alicia Keys to coach Team Pharrell
"The Voice" is getting another set of powerhouse vocals. Grammy-winning songstress Alicia Keys is joining the singing competition to mentor new coach Pharrell Williams' team for the upcoming season, NBC announced Wednesday. The "Girl on Fire" singer also tweeted the news, saying that her "Happy" pal invited her to do the show.Fans were impressed with the choice.
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 18:26:50 GMT
Daughter of late 'Crocodile Hunter' star Steve Irwin says grief 'never goes away'
Steve Irwin’s daughter was just 8 years old when the “Crocodile Hunter” host was killed in a gruesome stingray attack off the coast of Australia. Now nearly 16, Bindi Irwin tells People she continues to struggle with grief — but is finding ways to cope by keeping her father’s legacy alive.The journey has been long and difficult, the teen reveals in the magazine’s August 4 cover story.
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 17:26:11 GMT
Report: Zoe Saldana pregnant with her first child
Forget Rosemary's baby — Zoe is expecting one of her own! Zoe Saldana is pregnant and expecting her first child with husband Marco Perego, a source reveals in the new issue of Us Weekly. PHOTOS: Celebrity pregnancies "Zoe is about three months pregnant," the insider tells Us of the "Guardians of the Galaxy" actress, 36. "But she will only announce the news when she's ready.
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 17:08:00 GMT
Happy Batman Day! 5 reasons we still love him after 75 years
In July 1939, a weird figure in a mask and scalloped wings appeared on newsstands across America. Seventy-five years and myriad comic books, toys, cartoons and live-action portrayals later, Batman remains one of pop culture's biggest stars.
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 16:52:00 GMT
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