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'Grey's Anatomy' actress Sara Ramirez marries

Grey’s Anatomy actress Sara Ramirez, 36, who plays Callie Torres on the show, married Ryan Debolt on Wednesday, People reports. This is the first marriage for Ramirez, who got engaged to Debolt last summer.

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Kourtney Kardashian gives birth

There are even more (honorary) Kardashians to keep up with. Kourtney Kardashian, 33, gave birth yesterday to a daughter, Penelope Scotland Disick, her second child with boyfriend Scott Disick, People reports. Penelope joins two-year-old big brother, Mason.

Kardashian told E! News, “Scott and I are overjoyed to welcome our precious angel Penelope Scotland Disick into our lives. We are forever blessed. Mommy and baby are resting comfortably.”

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Report: 'Teen Mom 2' star Jenelle Evans arrested earlier this week

Teen Mom 2 star Jenelle Evans is in hot water again.

According to TMZ, Evans, 20, was arrested for assault in North Carolina on Sunday. She was in possession of marijuana at the time of her arrest, the site reports. The troubled star of MTV’s reality series about four young mothers has since posted bail and is apparently free on custody.

The news marks a long-line of transgressions for Evans, who landed behind bars twice in January — once for making harassing phone calls and communicating threats, and later for violating a domestic violence protection order. According to TMZ, she was also arrested in March on stalking charges. Evans had numerous run-ins with the law the previous year as well, when she faced assault, drug paraphernalia and probation violation charges.

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'NCIS: Los Angeles' star Eric Christian Olsen marries

NCIS: Los Angeles star Eric Christian Olsen, 35, married actress Sarah Wright, 29, on Saturday, People reports. “You hear people talk about cold feet, but there was never a moment of doubt with Sarah because no one makes me happier, no one makes me laugh more, and I can’t imagine a better mother for our future children,” Olsen told People.  This is the first marriage for Olsen and the second for Wright.

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Daredevil Nik Wallenda completes Niagara Falls tightrope challenge

High-wire artist Nik Wallenda became the first man to walk across Niagara Falls on a tightrope last night, completing the stunt on an ABC television special.

Wallenda, whose tightrope was a mere two inches wide and suspended about 200 feet in the air, took about 25 minutes to cross Horseshoe Falls, one of three that makes up Niagara, ABC News reports.

Wallenda wore a safeguard at the insistence of the network, according to the AP.

The Saturn Awards to honor Frank Oz, Robert Kirkman, James Remar, and 'The Simpsons'

The Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy, & Horror Films has announced that this year’s 38th Annual Saturn Awards will honor Dark Crystal director and Yoda-voicer Frank Oz, Walking Dead creator Robert Kirkman, Dexter actor James Remar, and The Simpsons. Both Oz and Remar are to get Life Career Awards, Kirkman has won this year’s Innovator Award, and The Simpsons is to receive the Milestone Award. The Saturn Awards will take place on July 26 at the Castaway Event Center in Burbank, Calif.

'American Idol': Phillip Philips to undergo surgery

Phillip Phillips will return home to Georgia after completing publicity duties following tonight’s season 11 finale of American Idol. The 21-year-old singer-songwriter, who suffers from kidney problems, was advised surgery in March after experiencing severe abdominal pain. E! reports that depending on his recovery, Phillips may miss one or two dates at the start of the American Idol tour this summer.

Inventor of TV remote control dead

Couch potatoes everywhere can pause and thank Eugene Polley for hours of feet-up channel surfing. His invention, the first wireless TV remote, began as a luxury, but with the introduction of hundreds of channels and viewing technologies it has become a necessity. Just ask anyone who’s lost a remote.

Polley died of natural causes Sunday at a suburban Chicago hospital, said Zenith Electronics spokesman John Taylor. The former Zenith engineer was 96. READ FULL STORY

'Bachelor' host Chris Harrison, wife announce separation

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Chris Harrison, host of The Bachelor and The Bachelorette, has confirmed he and his wife of 18 years, Gwen, have separated. “Though we have made this incredibly difficult decision to separate, our love and mutual respect remain, and we look forward to sharing in the lives of our wonderful children,” they said in a joint statement. People first reported the news.

The new season of The Bachelorette debuts May 14.

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Mike Wallace, '60 Minutes' interviewer, dies at 93

CBS newsman Mike Wallace, the dogged, merciless reporter and interviewer who took on politicians, celebrities and other public figures in a 60-year career highlighted by the on-air confrontations that helped make “60 Minutes” the most successful primetime television news program ever, has died. He was 93.

Wallace died Saturday night, CBS spokesman Kevin Tedesco said. READ FULL STORY

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