2016 Celebrity birthdays of Oct. 2-8

Celebrity birthdays
September 27, 2016

Oct. 2: Singer Don McLean is 71. Actor Avery Brooks (“Star Trek: Deep Space Nine”) is 68. Guitarist Mike Rutherford of Genesis and Mike and the Mechanics is 66. Musician Sting is 65. Actress Lorraine Bracco is 62. Guitarist Greg Jennings of Restless Heart is 62. Singer Phil Oakey of Human League is 61. Singer Freddie Jackson is 58. Country singer Gillian Welch is 49. Singer Dion Allen of Az…

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Obama Celebrated New African-American Museum, which a Powerful Place Tells ‘Story of All of us’

September 24, 2016

Obama also said he hoped the museum would help people bridge divides that were re-exposed by the latest fatal, police-involved shootings of black men. The country’s first black president, Obama was scheduled to preside over an outdoor ribbon-cutting ceremony Saturday morning for the National Museum of African American History and Culture, which was built on the National Mall in the shadow of the Washington Monument. “The thing about this museum…

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2016 Celebrity Birthdays : Sept. 25-Oct. 1

Celebrity birthdays
September 20, 2016

Sept. 25: Newswoman Barbara Walters is 87. Singer Ian Tyson of Ian and Sylvia is 83. Actor Michael Douglas is 72. Model Cheryl Tiegs is 69. Actress Mimi Kennedy is 68. Actor Anson Williams is 67. Actor Mark Hamill is 65. Actor Colin Friels is 64. Actor Michael Madsen is 58. Actress Heather Locklear is 55. Actress Aida Turturro is 54. Actress Maria Doyle Kennedy (“Orphan Black”) is 52. Actor-singer…

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At NY Fashion Week, Lady Gaga Cheers on Brandon Maxwell

September 14, 2016

  All were on hand at the Russian Tea Room on Tuesday night as his models walked, sitting beneath huge chandeliers amid the red and gold decor while Maxwell, as he said later, “sat in the back in a corner by myself and just hoped it would go well.” It’s what he does, he said, calling himself “not a naturally confident person.” But if anything can turn that around, it’s…

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New York Fashion Week Hightlights : Tommy Hilfiger Returned to the Fashion Week Schedule after Time Off

September 10, 2016

Have a look at Some highlights from New York Fashion Week:   A FERRIS WHEEL, COTTON CANDY, AND TAYLOR SWIFT It’s often remarked that New York Fashion Week feels like a carnival. Hilfiger decided to take that idea to its most literal conclusion, erecting a real-life carnival on a pier at Manhattan’s South Street Seaport to display his wares. On a muggy summer Friday night, under a gaggle of strung-up lights…

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New York Fashion Week Party : Kanye West Performed his “Saint Pablo Tour” to this Small Stage

September 10, 2016

During  the New York Fashion Week party, Kanye West performed his “Saint Pablo Tour” to this small stage. West hit the stage Friday night at The Plaza Hotel, where the audience — a bit sweaty and cramped and made of up fashion and entertainment industry insiders — hung on to the rapper’s every move as he performed new and old songs, even jumping into the audience to rap with the crowd. West…

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Family Fashion Day for Kendall and Kylie Jenner Display their Own Party Celebrating Their Fashion Label, KENDALL + KYLIE.

September 8, 2016

It was the family fashion day for  Kendall and Kylie Jenner, and they hold their party celebrating the fashion label, KENDALL + KYLIE. The fashionista sisters (and reality TV stars) said they were gradually becoming more confident designers with each new collection. “I think that every season we get more and more comfortable,” said Kendall, 20, who as a model is a frequent presence on top-designer runways at Fashion Week. “It’s…

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As the First Openly Lesbian Contestant, Miss Missouri, Erin O’ Flaherty Will Compete for the Miss America This Weekend

September 7, 2016

Miss Missouri, Erin O’ Flaherty, as the first openly lesbian contestant, will compete for the Miss America crown this weekend. “Behind the scenes, we’ve been well-represented, but I’m the first openly gay title holder, so I’m very excited,” she told The Associated Press in a recent interview. “I knew going in that I had the opportunity to make history. Now I get to be more visible to the community and…

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Miss America Competition 2016 Begins at Tuesday Night in Atlantic City

Miss America
September 7, 2016

Miss America gets underway Tuesday night in Atlantic City. The first night of preliminary competition is to begin at Boardwalk Hall in the city where the pageant began in 1921 as a way to extend the summer tourist season beyond Labor Day weekend. The competition will include contestants from all 50 states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico. Tuesday night is the first of three nights of preliminary competition…

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London Police Arrested More Than 100 People Amid Sporadic Violence at the Annual Notting Hill Carnival

August 29, 2016

The annual Notting Hill Carnival is British capital’s annual celebration of Caribbean culture, and often includes trouble on the sidelines, but this Sunday, more than 100 people amid sporadic violence was arrested by London police. The Metropolitan Police reported at least four knife attacks during the opening day of the two-day festival in west London. It said four males aged 15 to 20 were wounded, with one 15-year-old boy hospitalized in critical…

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