'General Hospital' tops Daytime Emmy noms
ABC's "General Hospital" led the Daytime Emmys with 23 nominations -- including Anthony Geary, right, for top soap actor -- The Associated Press reports. "General Hospital" will compete for best soap opera with NBC's "Days of Our Lives," CBS' "The Young and the Restless" and the canceled "All My Children" of ABC. The award ceremony is scheduled for June 23 in Beverly Hills, Calif. It's not clear which network will televise the event.
Jessica Simpson in tweet: Loving baby, motherhood
New mom Jessica Simpson has tweeted for the first time about her baby daughter, Maxwell Drew Johnson, Newsday's Frank Lovece reports. The singer and fashion entrepreneur, 31, posted on Tuesday night: "I am so in love with baby Maxwell. I want to cry every time I look at her. Motherhood is by far the best thing I've ever experienced." Her child with fiance Eric Johnson, a former San Francisco 49ers tight end, was born May 1 at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles.
Rihanna not hospitalized but flu-like symptoms: rep
Pop singer Rihanna tweeted a photo of her arm with an IV drip in it Tuesday night, leading to unconfirmed speculation that she had been hospitalized, Newsday's Frank Lovece reports. Rihanna's spokeswoman confirmed to Newsday that Rihanna was not hospitalized but did receive intravenous treatment for flu-like symptoms. Rihanna posted the image, without any caption, a day after her appearance at the Costume Institute Gala at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.