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The Reliable Source: July, 2013

Posted at 04:47 PM ET, 07/31/2013

Read this: J.J. the Georgetown mascot, power couples, bucket hats

Also in the Post: What is up with the Hoya mascot? And why are all the Redskins wearing bucket hats?

By The Reliable Source  |  04:47 PM ET, 07/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:40 PM ET, 07/31/2013

Love, etc.: Nigella Lawson and Charles Saatchi divorce

Moving right along, the TV chef and the art dealer filed for divorce just weeks after tabloid photos of a public fight.

By The Reliable Source  |  03:40 PM ET, 07/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:08 PM ET, 07/31/2013

Surreal estate: Debra Lee sells Rock Creek Park mansion

After a couple price drops, the BET exec found just the right buyer for this historic modern home.

By The Reliable Source  |  03:08 PM ET, 07/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Surreal estate

Posted at 01:35 PM ET, 07/31/2013

Hey, isn't that . . . ?: Hillary Clinton

Seen around town: The former secretary of state goes out for pizza.

By The Reliable Source  |  01:35 PM ET, 07/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:56 AM ET, 07/31/2013

Reliable Source live discussion: Wale, Bill Clinton, Maureen McDonnell, Huma Abedin, John McCain, Mark Leibovich, Prince George

A star rapper kicked off a plane. A "Hillary" miniseries needs a Bill. And so many other things to discuss --please join us

By The Reliable Source  |  11:56 AM ET, 07/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:26 AM ET, 07/31/2013

Briefly: Olivia Nuzzi, Lindsay Lohan, J.K. Rowling

A Weiner aide thought she was off-the-record when discussing the intern. And other brief news from elsewhere.

By The Reliable Source  |  09:26 AM ET, 07/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:31 AM ET, 07/31/2013

The Hill '50 Most Beautiful' list ranks Sen. Jeff Flake at No. 1

How many times does a lawmaker have to take off his shirt before he finally gets some respect?

By The Reliable Source  |  05:31 AM ET, 07/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:51 PM ET, 07/30/2013

British viscount visits National Gallery of Art to see priceless painting sold by grandfather

Call it the one that got away: The "Allendale Nativity," sold in 1937 for $315,000, is now worth hundreds of millions.

By The Reliable Source  |  05:51 PM ET, 07/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:37 PM ET, 07/30/2013

Quoted: Psy might have a drinking problem, among other problems

If George Jones and Amy Winehouse had a Korean baby, it might have turned out like Psy, from the sound of it.

By The Reliable Source  |  01:37 PM ET, 07/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:08 AM ET, 07/30/2013

Briefly: Wendi Deng Murdoch, Barbara Bush, Angelina Jolie

The billion-dollar divorce gets serious. The highest paid actresses. And other brief news.

By The Reliable Source  |  10:08 AM ET, 07/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:31 AM ET, 07/30/2013

Hey, isn't that . . . ?: Huma Abedin

Seen around town: The NYC mayoral candidate's wife, taking a break from NYC for dinner with a colleague

By The Reliable Source  |  08:31 AM ET, 07/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:02 AM ET, 07/30/2013

Maureen McDonnell's wardrobe: What's it cost to dress like a governor's wife?

Aside from the creative bookkeeping, it's an old lament: a big new job and nothing to wear!

By The Reliable Source  |  06:02 AM ET, 07/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:29 PM ET, 07/29/2013

Rep. Jamie Herrera Beutler's baby is born, overcomes typically fatal condition

The congresswoman is thanking Johns Hopkins for a unique cure that helped her baby beat the odds.

By The Reliable Source  |  04:29 PM ET, 07/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:54 PM ET, 07/29/2013

Lea Michele tweets about Cory Monteith, DJ Khaled is dead serious, Michael Phelps is fragile

The "Glee" star breaks her silence. The producer woos Nicki Minaj. And other brief news.

By The Reliable Source  |  02:54 PM ET, 07/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:50 AM ET, 07/29/2013

Quoted: Leah Remini on leaving Scientology

The sitcom star broke her silence, sort of, about why she parted ways with the controversial church.

By The Reliable Source  |  11:50 AM ET, 07/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:19 AM ET, 07/29/2013

Teresa Heinz Kerry is out of the hospital

The secretary of state's wife still has outpatient treatment and a lot of rest ahead of her.

By The Reliable Source  |  10:19 AM ET, 07/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:02 AM ET, 07/29/2013

Who should play Bill Clinton in 'Hillary,' the NBC miniseries?

We already have a Hillary, who'll be played by Diane Lane. Just need a big, charismatic fleshy guy for her husband.

By The Reliable Source  |  06:02 AM ET, 07/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:16 PM ET, 07/26/2013

Briefly: Garth Brooks, Frank Ocean, Hillary Clinton

The country legend is a granddad. The R

By The Reliable Source  |  06:16 PM ET, 07/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:42 PM ET, 07/26/2013

Jay-Z refutes Belafonte criticism on social responsibility: 'My presence is charity'

Jay-Z says that by being a role model of success, he does plenty of good for his fellow man. Hmm, think that will settle the debate?

By The Reliable Source  |  05:42 PM ET, 07/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:12 PM ET, 07/26/2013

The Scene: Eat Local First Week reception

This week our party photographer Rebecca D'Angelo caught the Think Local First DC kickoff event.

By Rebecca D'Angelo  |  05:12 PM ET, 07/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:59 PM ET, 07/26/2013

Prince George celebrated at British embassy reception, just three days after royal birth

Would you have a hard time throwing together a fancy reception in three days? For the embassy, it was just a matter of being prepared.

By The Reliable Source  |  02:59 PM ET, 07/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Parties, Royals

Posted at 09:47 AM ET, 07/26/2013

Eliot Spitzer on Silda's absence from the campaign trail

The comptroller candidate addresses the question that won't go away.

By The Reliable Source  |  09:47 AM ET, 07/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:02 AM ET, 07/26/2013

Hey, isn't that. . .?: Shirley Jones

Seen around town: Yes, that was Mrs. Partridge, in town for a book signing.

By The Reliable Source  |  08:02 AM ET, 07/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:01 AM ET, 07/26/2013

'This Town' author Mark Leibovich and the politics of a book party

His most devastating scenes were at parties some assumed were off-the-record. So who turns out for HIS party?

By The Reliable Source  |  06:01 AM ET, 07/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:37 PM ET, 07/25/2013

Quoted: Paula Deen's cook on the dinner bell incident

From the interview that will likely mark the end of Dora Charles's employment with Paula Deen.

By The Reliable Source  |  10:37 PM ET, 07/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 07:27 PM ET, 07/25/2013

Hey, isn't that. . .?: Mallory Hagan

She was back in town celebvocating on the Hill about preventing child sexual abuse.

By The Reliable Source  |  07:27 PM ET, 07/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:01 PM ET, 07/25/2013

John McCain thinks strippers will do just fine without dollar bills

No question too surprising for the senator, who had a ready answer for the impact of his coinage bill on exotic dancers.

By The Reliable Source  |  02:01 PM ET, 07/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:36 PM ET, 07/25/2013

Hey, isn't that . . . ?: Rep. Jim Cooper

Seen around town: A congressman enjoys some Janis Joplin tunes.

By The Reliable Source  |  12:36 PM ET, 07/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:43 AM ET, 07/25/2013

What did Huma Abedin know and when did she know it? [Read This]

Also in the Post: On Day 3 of Weiner Scandal II, focus turns to his wife. And People reexamines its 2012 interview.

By The Reliable Source  |  11:43 AM ET, 07/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:02 AM ET, 07/25/2013

Wale says he was kicked off a plane for using his phone

The rapper appears to have had an Alec Baldwin-type run-in with flight crew.

By The Reliable Source  |  06:02 AM ET, 07/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:42 PM ET, 07/24/2013

Paging Dr. Danger? The real Carlos Danger, a Miami doctor, won't discuss Weiner scandal

But unlike the perennially shamed NYC politician caught borrowing the "sexy" name as his naughty-chat avatar, the Miami psychiatrist isn't holding any news conferences.

By The Reliable Source  |  06:42 PM ET, 07/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:38 PM ET, 07/24/2013

George H.W. Bush shaves head in solidarity with 2-year-old leukemia patient

If you've ever wondered what the 41st POTUS would look like with a shaved head, here's your answer.

By The Reliable Source  |  05:38 PM ET, 07/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:54 PM ET, 07/24/2013

Love, etc.: Alison Starling and Peter Alexander have a girl

The ABC7 anchor had given viewers regular updates on her work-in-progress in recent months.

By The Reliable Source  |  04:54 PM ET, 07/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:41 PM ET, 07/24/2013

Briefly: Roman Polanski, Boyd Tinsley, Natalie Portman

The director's victim has a story to tell. The DMB violinist lost a lot of cash. And other brief news.

By The Reliable Source  |  03:41 PM ET, 07/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:01 PM ET, 07/24/2013

Hey, isn't that . . . ?: Serena Williams and Martina Hingis

Seen around town: A couple of Grand Slam champs having dinner.

By The Reliable Source  |  03:01 PM ET, 07/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:27 PM ET, 07/24/2013

Royal baby has a name! And it is. . . George Alexander Louis

Named after his great-great-grandfather, the last British king, Baby Cambridge is called George.

By The Reliable Source  |  01:27 PM ET, 07/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Royals

Posted at 10:49 AM ET, 07/24/2013

Reliable Source live discussion: Anthony Weiner, William and Kate's baby, Steve Cohen, John Lewis, Amanda Bynes, Michael Moore

Much to discuss: Weiner does it again. A future king is born. And the secret long-lost daughter who wasn't.

By The Reliable Source  |  10:49 AM ET, 07/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:03 AM ET, 07/24/2013

Jimmy Fallon and wife Nancy Juvenon welcome a daughter

First child for the late-night talk star and his wife of five years.

By The Reliable Source  |  09:03 AM ET, 07/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:02 AM ET, 07/24/2013

Liz Cheney, Mike Enzi raise question: What's the right age for a senator?

Age is the elephant in the room — or donkey, if you will — for so many politicians. Too young? Too old? Depends on the job.

By The Reliable Source  |  06:02 AM ET, 07/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:28 PM ET, 07/23/2013

'Carlos Danger,' 'Ron Mexico' and other awesome/troubling VIP aliases: A quiz

Been dreaming up cool aliases lately, like Anthony "Carlos Danger" Weiner? A quiz on past VIP code names.

By The Reliable Source  |  06:28 PM ET, 07/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:58 PM ET, 07/23/2013

Amanda Bynes meets threshhold for news again, sigh

We only write about the former child star when she has an actual interaction with the legal system -- and here we go again.

By The Reliable Source  |  03:58 PM ET, 07/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:32 PM ET, 07/23/2013

Prince William and Kate leave hospital; no name yet for Baby Cambridge

"He's a big boy, quite heavy," said Prince William, holding his day-old son. "We're still working on a name."

By The Reliable Source  |  02:32 PM ET, 07/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:02 PM ET, 07/23/2013

Briefly: Hilda Solis, Beyonce, Flock of Seagulls, Will and Kate

Sorry, Hilda, time to take you off the wall. Beyonce grapples with fan. And other brief news from here and there.

By The Reliable Source  |  12:02 PM ET, 07/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:02 AM ET, 07/23/2013

Other famous folk had babies yesterday: the Cruz-Bardems, the Romneys

So, did you think that only one baby was born yesterday? Understandable, but you'd be mistaken.

By The Reliable Source  |  10:02 AM ET, 07/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:29 AM ET, 07/23/2013

R.I.P., Dennis Farina, the star who lived in the real world

Unlike most, this tough-guy actor had "lived a life" before stumbling into movies, with a long career as a cop.

By The Reliable Source  |  08:29 AM ET, 07/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:01 AM ET, 07/23/2013

Rep. John Lewis makes Comic-Con debut to promote graphic novel 'March'

The civil rights icon has seen a lot in his 73 years, but the sci-fi/pop-culture nerd conclave was something else.

By The Reliable Source  |  06:01 AM ET, 07/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:17 PM ET, 07/22/2013

Scott Brown's daughter recovering from cat bite at D.C. vet clinic

The former senator's daughter required surgery. The vet clinic where she works hasn't discussed the matter.

By The Reliable Source  |  11:17 PM ET, 07/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:39 PM ET, 07/22/2013

Hey, isn't that . . . ?: Kal Penn

Lunching at Old Ebbitt Grill Monday afternoon with friends. Fried chicken salad, dirty martini — nice!

By The Reliable Source  |  10:39 PM ET, 07/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:59 PM ET, 07/22/2013

Love, etc.: Billy Ray Cyrus and wife reconcile

Better known in some circles as “Miley’s parents,” the couple have now twice filed for divorce.

By The Reliable Source  |  04:59 PM ET, 07/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:42 PM ET, 07/22/2013

Kate Middleton, Duchess of Cambridge, delivers royal baby: It's a boy

Royal baby born, at last, on July 22: It's a boy! No name yet announced for the new third-in-line to the throne.

By The Reliable Source  |  03:42 PM ET, 07/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Love etc., Royals

Posted at 02:09 PM ET, 07/22/2013

In which we spoil the ending of 'This Town' (video)

If you haven't already read "This Town," or read enough stories about it, well, sorry to spoil it for you.

By The Reliable Source  |  02:09 PM ET, 07/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:49 PM ET, 07/22/2013

Briefly: Kelly Rowland rescue at sea, Arianna Brown's cat bite, Chris Brown again

A star nearly lost at sea. A senator's daughter in peril after a cat bite. And other brief news of VIP near misses.

By The Reliable Source  |  01:49 PM ET, 07/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:54 AM ET, 07/22/2013

Quoted: J.Cole apologizes for 'autistic' lyric

As much as he hates it when rappers over-apologize, J.Cole thinks it was called for this time.

By The Reliable Source  |  10:54 AM ET, 07/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:38 AM ET, 07/22/2013

Kate Middleton in labor, as royal baby finally makes its way

Find all the latest stories. Plus, UK papers debate: Natural or induced? 'Cause we gotta talk about something.

By The Reliable Source  |  08:38 AM ET, 07/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Read this, Royals

Posted at 06:02 AM ET, 07/22/2013

Rep. Steve Cohen: Your questions answered about a baffling family saga

Why did they think she was his daughter? Why didn't he seek DNA tests? And what lessons have we learned?

By The Reliable Source  |  06:02 AM ET, 07/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:02 AM ET, 07/22/2013

'The Butler' keeps its name, with a caveat, as MPAA settles studio fight

A battle over a White House biopic is resolved, with the MPAA ruling that it can be called a variation on "The Butler."

By The Reliable Source  |  04:02 AM ET, 07/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:28 PM ET, 07/21/2013

Love, etc.: Jesse Tyler Ferguson weds Justin Mikita

By The Reliable Source  |  04:28 PM ET, 07/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:40 PM ET, 07/20/2013

Hey, isn't that . . . ?: Aaron Schock

Seen around town: The young congressman celebrating a belated birthday.

By The Reliable Source  |  01:40 PM ET, 07/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:19 PM ET, 07/19/2013

Michael Moore divorces wife Kathleen Glynn

Married for nearly 22 years, they were together for more than 30, and she was a producer on many of his projects.

By The Reliable Source  |  06:19 PM ET, 07/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:43 PM ET, 07/19/2013

The Scene: Capital City Ball reception for Courtney's House

Our photographer colleague caught the scene of the reception on the rooftop of the Graham Hotel.

By Rebecca D'Angelo  |  04:43 PM ET, 07/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Parties, The Scene

Posted at 10:13 AM ET, 07/19/2013

Rep. Steve Cohen on why he didn't seek DNA sooner: 'I was thrilled to have a daughter'

How he came to believe she was his long-lost child? Maybe because he wanted her to be his daughter.

By The Reliable Source  |  10:13 AM ET, 07/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:31 AM ET, 07/19/2013

Rahm Emanuel dances at Chicago concert (video)

Looks like him. But always assumed the Chicago mayor would be a better dancer.

By The Reliable Source  |  08:31 AM ET, 07/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:02 AM ET, 07/19/2013

Surreal estate: Mike Green lists Rosslyn luxury condo

For every prosperous young man, the time comes to bid farewell to the bachelor pad and move up to a big house.

By The Reliable Source  |  06:02 AM ET, 07/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:42 PM ET, 07/18/2013

Briefly: J.K. Rowling, Herman Cain, Jennifer Lawrence

A lawyer leaked the literary secret. The former candidate takes on a surprising sponsor. And other brief news.

By The Reliable Source  |  04:42 PM ET, 07/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:13 PM ET, 07/18/2013

Love, etc.: A baby for Anna Chlumsky, as well as Emmy nomination

A week before her Emmy nomination for "Veep," the former child star welcomed a new daughter.

By The Reliable Source  |  03:13 PM ET, 07/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:19 PM ET, 07/18/2013

Hey, isn't that . . . ?: Matthew Perry

Seen around town: The sitcom star and actress girlfriend.

By The Reliable Source  |  01:19 PM ET, 07/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:46 AM ET, 07/18/2013

Rep. Steve Cohen's 'secret daughter' is not his daughter, DNA tests show

Turns out the Tennessee Democrat and the 24-year-old Texas college student are not related after all.

By Amy Argetsinger  |  09:46 AM ET, 07/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:35 AM ET, 07/18/2013

Joe Biden ponders 2016 in new GQ profile

The veep also expressed some vague resentment that his intellect isn't taken as seriously as some other candidates.

By The Reliable Source  |  08:35 AM ET, 07/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Politics, Quoted

Posted at 06:02 AM ET, 07/18/2013

Daily Caller intern Gabe Finger makes name for himself at White House press briefing

A Daily Caller reporter sure ticked off the White House press secretary Wednesday. Did we mention he's a high school intern?

By The Reliable Source  |  06:02 AM ET, 07/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 07:17 PM ET, 07/17/2013

Briefly: Emma Roberts, Lolo Jones

Brief news from elsewhere, starlets gone wild edition. Ladies, just walk away next time.

By The Reliable Source  |  07:17 PM ET, 07/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:06 PM ET, 07/17/2013

Tina Turner weds (very) longtime boyfriend Erwin Bach in Zurich

How longtime is he? Oh, they've been dating since 1985. Why now? Would love to know.

By The Reliable Source  |  06:06 PM ET, 07/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:08 PM ET, 07/17/2013

Ed Markey, now senator, celebrates with Washington friends

After 37 years in the House, the junior senator from Massachusetts looked a little shell-shocked on his first day.

By The Reliable Source  |  05:08 PM ET, 07/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Parties, Politics

Posted at 04:06 PM ET, 07/17/2013

Love, etc.: Former Judge Theresa Nolan weds Tom Dugan

She’s the retired Prince George’s judge who had 11 kids before law school. Great how-they-met story.

By The Reliable Source  |  04:06 PM ET, 07/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:00 PM ET, 07/17/2013

Queen Elizabeth hopes the royal baby can work with her schedule (video)

Still no sign, alas. But is she hoping for a boy or girl? "I don't think I mind,"

By The Reliable Source  |  02:00 PM ET, 07/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:56 AM ET, 07/17/2013

Reliable Source live discussion: Justin Bieber, White House interns, Stevie Wonder, Teresa Heinz Kerry, Dana Bash, Cory Monteith

Things to discuss: The Bieber-Clinton truce. VIP interns. The Stevie Wonder boycott of Florida. And much, much more.

By The Reliable Source  |  11:56 AM ET, 07/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:03 AM ET, 07/17/2013

Love, etc.: Adam Levine engaged to model of moment, Behati Prinsloo

He's the Maroon 5 frontman, she's the supermodel not to be confused with his other supermodel girlfriends.

By The Reliable Source  |  10:03 AM ET, 07/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:11 AM ET, 07/17/2013

Sen. Mike Enzi utters saddest quote in politics

Is this the most poignant quote in politics? Or the most naive? From a suddenly fascinating Senate race.

By The Reliable Source  |  09:11 AM ET, 07/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 07:02 AM ET, 07/17/2013

Briefly: Stacy Keibler, Eric Holder, Chris Cooley, Vladimir Putin

Why, yes, that's our fantasy dinner-party guest list, too.

By The Reliable Source  |  07:02 AM ET, 07/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:46 PM ET, 07/16/2013

What does Stevie Wonder's boycott of Florida really mean?

"Until the Stand Your Ground law is abolished in Florida, I will never perform there again."

By The Reliable Source  |  06:46 PM ET, 07/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  celebvocate

Posted at 05:26 PM ET, 07/16/2013

Cory Monteith died from heroin and alcohol, says coroner

Sad if predictable results of a probe into the death of the young actor, who struggled with addiction.

By The Reliable Source  |  05:26 PM ET, 07/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:42 PM ET, 07/16/2013

Rep. Trey Radel tweets rave review of Jay-Z album

Is your time as the coolest man on the planet over when a congressman starts raving about your new album?

By The Reliable Source  |  04:42 PM ET, 07/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Politics, Quoted

Posted at 02:02 PM ET, 07/16/2013

Hey, isn't that ? Newt Gingrich and Stephanie Cutter

The new "Crossfire" hosts break bread together.

By The Reliable Source  |  02:02 PM ET, 07/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:16 AM ET, 07/16/2013

Stevie Wonder vows to boycott Florida over Trayvon Martin (video)

The star says he'll avoid the Sunshine State until a controversial legal provision is abolished.

By The Reliable Source  |  11:16 AM ET, 07/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:53 AM ET, 07/16/2013

Briefly: Chris Brown, Randy Travis, NTSB intern

Things are looking down for one singer, maybe up for another. Plus, guess who lost their job?

By The Reliable Source  |  10:53 AM ET, 07/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:02 AM ET, 07/16/2013

Know your Jay Carney music references: U.S. Royalty

So what did the White House press secretary do this weekend? More on the local band he name-dropped.

By The Reliable Source  |  08:02 AM ET, 07/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:49 PM ET, 07/15/2013

Quoted: Eliot Spitzer on the state of his marriage

The would-be comptroller goes mum on his private life.

By The Reliable Source  |  04:49 PM ET, 07/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:26 PM ET, 07/15/2013

Celebvocate: Matthew Perry for drug courts

By The Reliable Source  |  04:26 PM ET, 07/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:04 PM ET, 07/15/2013

Love, etc.: Dana Bash and Spencer Garrett

The L.A. actor was already a fan of the CNN correspondent -- and then they were introduced.

By The Reliable Source  |  02:04 PM ET, 07/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:13 PM ET, 07/15/2013

Read this: Maureen McDonnell is a piece of work

Also in the Post: The charming, poignant and troubling details from a complex portrait of Virginia's embattled first lady.

By The Reliable Source  |  12:13 PM ET, 07/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:02 AM ET, 07/15/2013

Hey, isn't that . . . ?: The Bidens

Seen around town: The second couple snagging a table at a hot Logan Circle bistro.

By The Reliable Source  |  11:02 AM ET, 07/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:31 AM ET, 07/15/2013

Briefly: J.K. Rowling, Cory Monteith

Brief news from elsewhere: The superstar author confesses. Friends mourn the young actor.

By The Reliable Source  |  09:31 AM ET, 07/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:21 AM ET, 07/15/2013

Read this: Jeffrey Thompson's impeccable sense of style

Also in the Post: No one knew how to raise money quite like Jeffrey Thompson.

By The Reliable Source  |  08:21 AM ET, 07/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 07:24 AM ET, 07/15/2013

Hey, isn't that. . . ?: Angela Bassett

Seen around town: The actress meeting up with her sorority sisters.

By The Reliable Source  |  07:24 AM ET, 07/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:01 AM ET, 07/15/2013

The French embassy celebrates Bastille Day away from home -- with some help from friends

The ambassador makes do with an alternate event space while the official residence is under renovations.

By The Reliable Source  |  06:01 AM ET, 07/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:43 PM ET, 07/14/2013

Jimmy Kimmel weds Molly McNearney

Who's the boss? The last-night host marries the show's co-writer.

By The Reliable Source  |  03:43 PM ET, 07/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:22 PM ET, 07/14/2013

Halle Berry marries Oliver Martinez in France

Just six years ago, she swore she she would "never, never" marry again.

By The Reliable Source  |  03:22 PM ET, 07/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:52 AM ET, 07/14/2013

R.I.P., Cory Monteith, an overnight star who was open about his struggles

The actor, dead at 31, always seemed cheerfully self-aware about the ironies of his sudden "Glee" fame.

By The Reliable Source  |  09:52 AM ET, 07/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:27 PM ET, 07/13/2013

The Scene: Irish Embassy's Musical Arts and Dance Week party

This week, our photographer caught an Irish jam session at a reception that doubled as an attache's going-away party.

By Rebecca D'Angelo  |  01:27 PM ET, 07/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:19 PM ET, 07/12/2013

Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers expecting third child

The first woman to give birth twice while in Congress, is about to break her own record.

By The Reliable Source  |  06:19 PM ET, 07/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:35 PM ET, 07/12/2013

Hey, isn't that . . . ?: Callista Gingrich channelling Jackie Kennedy

Seen around town: Newt's wife wearing an appropriate tribute to the Newseum's JFK exhibit.

By The Reliable Source  |  05:35 PM ET, 07/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:10 PM ET, 07/12/2013

Full list of White House summer interns for 2013

Want to see the entire crop of 2013 interns? Here's the White House press release issued this week.

By The Reliable Source  |  02:10 PM ET, 07/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:27 AM ET, 07/12/2013

Briefly: Leah Remini, Jim Morrison, Bob Filner

An actress leaves Scientology. A rock legend’s old home on the market. And other brief news.

By The Reliable Source  |  09:27 AM ET, 07/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:01 AM ET, 07/12/2013

White House summer interns: It never hurts to have connections

The list of 147 students is full of bright young things -- and several with ties to the Obama administration.

By The Reliable Source  |  06:01 AM ET, 07/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 07:04 PM ET, 07/11/2013

Paula Deen replaces legal team, hires D.C. attorney Grace Speights

The Southern foodie cut loose her Savannah-based law firms. The D.C. lawyer stepping in has a formidable resume.

By The Reliable Source  |  07:04 PM ET, 07/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:33 PM ET, 07/11/2013

Teresa Heinz Kerry transferred to rehab hospital

A rep said doctors have concluded that she suffered a seizure, though they still don't know what caused it

By The Reliable Source  |  05:33 PM ET, 07/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:57 PM ET, 07/11/2013

Timothy Geithner sells Bethesda home

Five months after he left the administration, the former Treasury secretary is finally free to leave Washington for real.

By The Reliable Source  |  04:57 PM ET, 07/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:42 PM ET, 07/11/2013

Jay-Z on his friendship with President Obama

What is this, Pop Star Presidential Name-Drop Day?

By The Reliable Source  |  03:42 PM ET, 07/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:22 AM ET, 07/11/2013

The royal baby gets a name

By The Reliable Source  |  11:22 AM ET, 07/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:30 AM ET, 07/11/2013

Briefly: Randy Travis, Jay-Z, Jesse Eisenberg

The country star is in bad shape. The rap legend does something at a gallery. And new couple alert!

By The Reliable Source  |  09:30 AM ET, 07/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 07:47 AM ET, 07/11/2013

Justin Bieber apologizes to Bill Clinton, thank goodness

Will we ever know the source of the teen idol's discontent with the ex-president? Assuming we care?

By The Reliable Source  |  07:47 AM ET, 07/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 07:14 PM ET, 07/10/2013

Celebvocate: Ray Allen on juvenile diabetes

The Miami Heat star, accompanied by his six-year-old son, testified at a Senate hearing Wednesday.

By The Reliable Source  |  07:14 PM ET, 07/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:18 PM ET, 07/10/2013

White House chef: Obama 'doesn't really eat that much' candy

The administration scrambled to get its healthy-eating messaging back on track a day after the president dissed mushy veggies.

By The Reliable Source  |  05:18 PM ET, 07/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:38 PM ET, 07/10/2013

Quoted: Paul Schrader on Lindsay Lohan and Marilyn Monroe

The troubled starlet's latest director compares her favorably to Marilyn Monroe -- and insists she has it much worse, too.

By The Reliable Source  |  03:38 PM ET, 07/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:37 PM ET, 07/10/2013

Teresa Heinz Kerry 'doing better,' says a teary John Kerry (video)

The secretary of state got a little emotional while updating an audience on the condition of his sick wife.

By The Reliable Source  |  02:37 PM ET, 07/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:32 AM ET, 07/10/2013

Reliable Source live discussion: George Clooney, 'This Town,' RGIII wedding, Kerry Washington, Mos Def, Teresa Heinz Kerry, 1600 Penn SE

Another year, another breakup. A gossippy new book rocks the Beltway. Some VIP unions. And other stories to discuss.

By The Reliable Source  |  10:32 AM ET, 07/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:18 AM ET, 07/10/2013

Quoted: Farrah Fawcett on how to confront a mugger

The latest animated interview from PBS. Watch to the end: Wonder if she ever worked with that assistant again.

By The Reliable Source  |  09:18 AM ET, 07/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:20 AM ET, 07/10/2013

Briefly: Elton John, Elisabeth Hasselbeck, 'The Butler'

Brief news from elsewhere: A bout of appendicitis. A network switch. An extortion allegation.

By The Reliable Source  |  08:20 AM ET, 07/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:51 PM ET, 07/09/2013

Placido Domingo is sick, too

The opera star was hospitalized with a blocked artery in his lung.

By The Reliable Source  |  06:51 PM ET, 07/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:13 PM ET, 07/09/2013

Hey isn't that . . .?: Lawmakers on H Street

Seen around town: Guess who didn't order beer at the bierhaus?

By The Reliable Source  |  06:13 PM ET, 07/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:12 PM ET, 07/09/2013

Teresa Heinz Kerry: Condition improves, possible causes ruled out

It remains unclear what caused her to fall ill this weekend -- but her condition is improving, and doctors have ruled out some scarier causes.

By The Reliable Source  |  04:12 PM ET, 07/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:49 PM ET, 07/09/2013

Michelle Obama, Valerie Jarrett head VIP fans at Washington Kastles opener

The power fans come out in droves for Washington's most successful sports franchise.

By The Reliable Source  |  02:49 PM ET, 07/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:02 PM ET, 07/09/2013

President Obama on veggie loathing, finger foods, at 'Kids' State Dinner'

"Michelle never said to me I can just pick up something with my fingers at a state dinner," the president said in mock surprise.

By Krissah Thompson  |  02:02 PM ET, 07/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:11 PM ET, 07/09/2013

Quoted: Carolyn Moos on ex-boyfriend Jason Collins

Sounds like the two of them still have a lot of stuff to work out, judging from her new Cosmo essay.

By The Reliable Source  |  12:11 PM ET, 07/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:00 AM ET, 07/09/2013

Eliot Spitzer shows something resembling emotion in MSNBC interview

A choked voice, a bitten lip. The ex-gov showed a brisk, glib penitence until asked how he's changed.

By The Reliable Source  |  11:00 AM ET, 07/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:13 AM ET, 07/09/2013

Briefly: Randy Travis, Wiz Khalifa, Mariah Carey

Heart problems for one, a quickie marriage for another, a mysteriously dislocated shoulder for a third.

By The Reliable Source  |  09:13 AM ET, 07/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:02 AM ET, 07/09/2013

An almost-presidential address: Developers plan apartment for 1600 Pennsylvania SE

Your social-climbing friends may be impressed by your change-of-address card if you take an apartment in the building planned for the banks of the Anacostia River.

By The Reliable Source  |  06:02 AM ET, 07/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:24 PM ET, 07/08/2013

Teresa Heinz Kerry: The quiet presence behind the secretary of state

Her illness is a rare public moment for the woman who, in recent years, has preferred to stay in the background.

By The Reliable Source  |  06:24 PM ET, 07/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:41 PM ET, 07/08/2013

The Scene: 7-7-7 Fashion Show at Italian Embassy

Scenes from the 7-7-7 Fashion show, by Rebecca D'Angelo whose party photos appear in Style every Sunday.

By Rebecca D'Angelo  |  04:41 PM ET, 07/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:59 PM ET, 07/08/2013

The wedding of Robert Griffin III to Rebecca Liddicoat: A roundup of details

The superstar quarterback hasn’t provided any photos or details of his happy day, but here’s what we know.

By The Reliable Source  |  03:59 PM ET, 07/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Love etc., Read this

Posted at 02:14 PM ET, 07/08/2013

George Clooney and Stacy Keibler break up, right on schedule

Well, two years is the standard lifespan of a Clooney relationship, and they were nearing that deadline.

By The Reliable Source  |  02:14 PM ET, 07/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:34 AM ET, 07/08/2013

Mos Def, aka Yasiin Bey, undergoes force-feeding to protest Guantanamo measures

Well, this is more startling than most acts of celebvocacy we see.

By The Reliable Source  |  11:34 AM ET, 07/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:50 AM ET, 07/08/2013

Briefly: Kevin Durant, Nigella Lawson, royal baby

The NBA star is engaged to a fellow athlete. The celebrity chef's husband files for divorce. And other brief news.

By The Reliable Source  |  09:50 AM ET, 07/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:34 AM ET, 07/08/2013

Sarah Harrison, Snowden's Wikileaks sherpa, was Julian Assange's girlfriend

Been wondering about the Wikileaks official escorting Snowden on his journey? It's an interesting story.

By The Reliable Source  |  08:34 AM ET, 07/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:05 PM ET, 07/04/2013

'This Town': Our unauthorized index to the gossipy new book

Are you one of the 739 people who made the cut?

By The Reliable Source  |  02:05 PM ET, 07/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:53 AM ET, 07/04/2013

Happy Fourth of July

By Amy Argetsinger  |  11:53 AM ET, 07/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:01 AM ET, 07/04/2013

Kerry Washington weds NFL player Nnamdi Asomugha

How under-the-radar? No one even knew they were dating until now. Well-played, everyone!

By The Reliable Source  |  07:01 AM ET, 07/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:30 PM ET, 07/03/2013

'This Town': Who comes off worst in Mark Leibovich's takedown of insider Washington?

There are some sharp-eyed digs at the rich and famous -- but the most scathing portrayals are of people who are famous only within the most intimate confines of D.C.'s media-political complex.

By The Reliable Source  |  02:30 PM ET, 07/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:32 AM ET, 07/03/2013

Reliable Source live discussion: Alec Baldwin, Cindy McCain, Krist Novoselic, Gio Gonzalez, J-Lo., Elena Kagan, Pitbull, Paula Deen

The star goes on another tirade -- consequences this time? The senator's wife had more than a headache. A rapper is a charter-school advocate. And so many other things to discuss.

By The Reliable Source  |  10:32 AM ET, 07/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:45 AM ET, 07/03/2013

'The Butler' battle heats up with David Boies in fight for movie title

The superlawyer has another big Washington case on his plate: Fighting for the White House biopic "The Butler" to keep its name amid a challenge from a rival movie studio.

By The Reliable Source  |  09:45 AM ET, 07/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:01 AM ET, 07/03/2013

Update: Sequoia owner cedes presidential yacht to end lawsuit

Gary Silversmith’s ownership of the Sequoia — the former presidential yacht that he’s offered for charter cruises on the Potomac for 13 years — is nearing an end.

By The Reliable Source  |  06:01 AM ET, 07/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:36 PM ET, 07/02/2013

Looks like Paula Deen does plan to come to Washington this fall

Everything seems to be slowly getting back to normal for Paula Deen -- at least in her social media life, where she announced she'll make a return to a D.C. cooking show this fall.

By The Reliable Source  |  06:36 PM ET, 07/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:05 PM ET, 07/02/2013

How Venus Williams got equal pay for women at Wimbledon

A new ESPN documentary tells the little-known story of William's battle for female tennis stars to earn the same prize money as men.

By The Reliable Source  |  05:05 PM ET, 07/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 03:14 PM ET, 07/02/2013

Love, etc.: Shooter Jennings weds

An interesting way to learn he's no longer dating Drea de Matteo.

By The Reliable Source  |  03:14 PM ET, 07/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:17 PM ET, 07/02/2013

Michelle Obama and Laura Bush don't mind you scrutinizing their hair

If you start looking at their bangs, hopefully you'll end up listening to the important things they have to say. Hopefully.

By The Reliable Source  |  12:17 PM ET, 07/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:14 AM ET, 07/02/2013

Read this: Cutter Dykstra has a lot on his mind

Also in the Post: A closer look at the local minor leaguer with a famous name and famous fiancee.

By The Reliable Source  |  10:14 AM ET, 07/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:43 AM ET, 07/02/2013

Briefly: RGIII, Pierce Brosnan, Pharrell Williams

The quarterback's bachelor party sounds pretty tame. The star's daughter succumbs to cancer. The dumbest lawsuit ever. And the dumbest headline today.

By The Reliable Source  |  08:43 AM ET, 07/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:01 AM ET, 07/02/2013

Oh, Canada! Embassy offers neighborly Canada Day swag

Oh, Canada! Do our neighbors to the north offer the best diplomatic swag in town?

By The Reliable Source  |  06:01 AM ET, 07/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Parties

Posted at 05:37 PM ET, 07/01/2013

Pitbull, rapper and charter-school advocate, gets the party started at education conference

Mr. Worldwide isn't the first name that comes to mind when it comes to education policy.

By The Reliable Source  |  05:37 PM ET, 07/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  celebvocate

Posted at 04:54 PM ET, 07/01/2013

Monica Lewinsky auction: What happened?

No big bucks for her used clothing and notes

By The Reliable Source  |  04:54 PM ET, 07/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:48 PM ET, 07/01/2013

R.I.P., Bert Stern, the Mad Man photographer who got Marilyn to loosen up

If you've ever seen the photos, you've naturally wondered if anything ever happened there. . .

By The Reliable Source  |  02:48 PM ET, 07/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  R.I.P.

Posted at 01:31 PM ET, 07/01/2013

Elena Kagan moves up to big-game hunting with Antonin Scalia

Kagan revealed that not only have they been bird hunting together "four or five times," Scalia took her to the next level.

By The Reliable Source  |  01:31 PM ET, 07/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:12 AM ET, 07/01/2013

Jennifer Lopez in Turkmenistan: 'Happy Birthday, Mister President!'

Yes, she actually used the classic Marilyn Monroe line during her controversial performance for strongman Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedow, a video shows.

By The Reliable Source  |  11:12 AM ET, 07/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:16 AM ET, 07/01/2013

Briefly: Jessica Simpson, James Woods, Brad Paisley

The former reality star has a baby boy; the actor gets a newer model; the country star avoid a certain song.

By The Reliable Source  |  08:16 AM ET, 07/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:01 AM ET, 07/01/2013

'Newsbabes' host fundraiser for breast cancer -- and yeah, they picked that name

D.C.'s TV anchors go pink with cocktails, cupcakes...and yes, boob jokes

By The Reliable Source  |  06:01 AM ET, 07/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Parties

 

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