Celebrity birthdays for the week of May 31-June 6:
May 31: Actor-director Clint Eastwood is 90. Singer Peter Yarrow of Peter, Paul and Mary is 82. Keyboardist Augie Meyers of the Texas...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Bette Midler and Brooke Shields are among the guest stars dropping in on CBS' "Murphy Brown" revival.
Midler was on the original sitcom as Caprice, one of many difficult, short-tenured secretaries to Candice Bergen's Murphy.
CBS said Thursday the singer-actress is back as Caprice on the Nov. 8 episode, this time with a connection to Murphy that makes her even more unbearable.
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NEW YORK (AP) — Some famous friends will be on hand for Mika Brzezinski's latest "Know Your Value" event.
Martha Stewart, Sarah Jessica Parker and Jane Pauley are among those expected Oct. 30 for an all-day conference at Manhattan's Grand Hyatt hotel.
"Know Your Value" is based on the best-selling book by the co-host of MSNBC's "Morning Joe."
BRATTLEBORO, Vt. (AP) — Brooke Shields' gift list is sweetening a Vermont family farm's sale of maple syrup.
The 109-year-old Robb Family Farm in Brattleboro says it's seen a 60 percent jump in sales since the actress listed the syrup among her 12 best holiday gifts for women published in People Magazine's holiday gift guide last month.
Shields told the magazine: "We go through a lot of maple syrup in our house."
WILTON, Iowa (AP) — The new owner of a famed, old-fashioned soda fountain has no intention of changing anything at the eastern Iowa landmark.
The Candy Kitchen in Wilton has been closed since the June 2015 death of owner George Nopoulos, who was 95. He was known for serving banana splits, chocolate sodas and other treats with a smile, singing, whistling and joking behind the marble counter.
It was the site of first dates and coffee meetings, a place where the...