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Katherine (Kaydi) Poirier is Newsday's web producer for entertainment news. Previously, she worked in editorial at InStyle magazine and HollywoodLife.com. Kaydi graduated from Ithaca College in 2011 with a B.A. in journalism. When she's not updating Newsday's entertainment section, Kaydi is exploring Long Island (her new home), watching too much reality TV and playing with her beagle mix, Copper.
They live in Tribeca, they have a daughter named Blue Ivy, and they rub elbows with the Obamas.
That's Beyoncé and Jay Z 101, but how much do you really know about hip-hop's most powerful twosome?
Before Bey and Jay take their "On the Run" tour to the Meadowlands in East Rutherford, NJ on July 11 and 12, test your knowledge about the couple.
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Uncle Joey is now a married man.
Former "Full House" actor Dave Coulier, 54, married longtime girlfriend Melissa Bring, 31, Wednesday in Paradise Valley, Montana.
The guest list? You could say it read like a "Full House" reunion. Attending the ceremony were former cast members John Stamos (Uncle Jesse), Bob Saget (Danny Tanner), Candace Cameron Bure (D.J.), Andrea Barber (Kimmy Gibbler)...Read more »
It looks like the surprise is on us! Wednesday Miss Lindsay turns 28, in one piece while continuing to make headlines with her antics.
Most recently in the news for landing a role in a London theater revival of David Mamet's "Speed-the-Plow," Lohan never fails to shock, whether for good deeds or bad. We'll have to wait until Sept. 24 to see if she can make it in front of a live audience.
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Meshach Taylor, best known for his role as assistant Anthony Bouvier on the hit sitcom "Designing Women," has died, his agent confirmed to CNN. He was 67.
"It is with love and gratitude that we sorrowfully announce that our darling, amazingly brilliant and dynamic, Meshach, the incredible father, husband, son and friend has begun his grand transition," his family said in a statement after...Read more »
It's no "Ordinary Day" for singer-songwriter Vanessa Carlton.
The artist is pregnant with her first child, she announced on Facebook Thursday. Along with a photo of her baby bump, Carlton posted, "See the picture below. No, those aren't a bunch of croissants. We're expecting a baby. It's healthy and moving around like a champ."
Though Carlton, 33, and husband, musician John McCauley,...Read more »
Amy Adams proved she's a class act -- a first-class act, to be precise.
The "American Hustle" star gave up her first-class seat to a U.S. soldier on a flight from Detroit to Los Angeles.
While the actress tried her best to be discreet about her good deed, she was spotted by Jemele Hill, the co-host of ESPN's "Numbers Never Lie," who promptly tweeted about it.
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Never underestimate President Snow, or the marketing team behind “The Hunger Games.” A new trailer for the next film ends with a sneaky surprise.
The trailer for “The Hunger Games: Mockinjay -- Part 1” comes on like a televised address from Snow (the always terrific Donald Sutherland), delivering a smooth mix of nationalist rhetoric and iron-fisted threats. It turns out, however, that he may...Read more »
He may have been "The Stranger," but that didn't stop Billy Joel from coming to the rescue of a woman who fell into the street in the Hamptons on Monday.
According to the New York Post, Joel was riding his motorcycle through the Village of East Hampton when he saw a 65-year-old woman had fallen in a crosswalk. Today.com reports she was sprawled facedown in the street when the Piano Man hopped...Read more »
Seth Rogen and James Franco have teamed up for another comedy, but that's not the headline fall's "The Interview" has grabbed. North Korea wants the United States to block its distribution, as releasing the comedy would be an "act of war."
Though the film isn't mentioned by name, a spokesman for North Korea's Foreign Ministry Wednesday made clear that the plot about TV journalists recruited...Read more »
Kristian Bush hit the stage at City Winery on May 30 and said he was going to play "an hour-and-a-half of music you've never heard of."
He was fibbing, and telling the truth, all at the same time.
Jennifer Nettles’ Sugarland tag-team partner doesn’t have the benefit of trading lead vocals with the likes of Jon Bon Jovi and Beyonce during Sugarland’s ascent, leaving him in a much more...Read more »