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1:05 PM ET, June 19, 2017


 Top News: 
Nicholas Hautman / Us Weekly:
Beyonce and Jay Z's Twins' Sexes Revealed  —  Blue Ivy has a new little brother and sister!  Beyoncé gave birth to twins, a baby boy and girl, on Monday, June 12, multiple sources confirm to Us Weekly.  —  Queen Bey, 35, sparked speculation that she had been in labor early last week …
‘Crazy in Love’ — Times Two!  Beyoncé and Jay Z ‘Thrilled’ to Welcome Twins: Source  —  She's crazy in love!  —  Beyoncé and husband Jay Z have welcomed twins, a source confirms to PEOPLE.  —  The newest members of the Carter family join big sister Blue Ivy, 5.
Us Weekly:
Beyonce Gives Birth, Welcomes Twins With Jay Z  —  The Carter clan is growing!  Beyoncé and Jay Z welcomed twins earlier this week, multiple sources confirm to Us Weekly.  —  Queen Bey, 35, announced in February that she and the rapper, 47, were expanding their family.
Roger Friedman / Showbiz411:
Exclusive Source: Beyonce Gave Birth to Twins with Jay Z Earlier This Week at UCLA Medical Center in Los Angeles
Discussion: Variety
Christina Dugan /
Bachelor in Paradise's Carly Waddell and Evan Bass Are Married!  —  It's official!  Bachelor in Paradise's Carly Waddell and Evan Bass are married, PEOPLE exclusively confirms.  —  The couple tied the knot in front of an intimate group of family and friends in Vidanta Nuevo Vallarta resort near Puerto Vallarta, Mexico.
Discussion: Yahoo Celebrity and AOL
Meg Swertlow / E! Online:
What Corinne Olympios Remembers From Night of Bachelor in Paradise Incident  —  It's been a dramatic week for Bachelor in Paradise stars Corinne Olympios and and DeMario Jackson who found themselves in the eye of a storm after an alleged hook-up gone wrong during the first night of filming …
Discussion: PerezHilton and What's New
Evan Bass / Hollywood Reporter:
‘Bachelor in Paradise’ Engaged Star to ABC: Please Don't Cancel the Show (Guest Column)
Discussion: Us Weekly
Elizabeth Wagmeister / Variety:
‘Bachelor In Paradise’ Contestant DeMario Jackson's Lawyer Speaks Out (EXCLUSIVE)
Discussion: Us Weekly
Emily Jashinsky / Washington Examiner:
Caitlyn Jenner on congressional baseball tragedy: 'Liberals can't even shoot straight'  —  Asked during a discussion at the College Republican National Committee's convention to comment on the violent attack on a GOP baseball practice earlier in the week, Caitlyn Jenner quipped, “Liberals can't even shoot straight.”
Mistrial declared in Bill Cosby's criminal trial as jury deadlocks  —  Norristown, Pennsylvania (CNN)[Breaking news update, posted at 10:52 a.m. ET]  —  The judge in the Bill Cosby trial declared a mistrial Saturday after the jury failed to reach a verdict in the case.
New York Times:
Judge in Bill Cosby Case Declares a Mistrial
Discussion: Dlisted
Stephanie Petit /
Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez Play Tourist as They Wrap Up Their Romantic Paris Getaway  —  Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez wrapped up their Parisian vacation by acting like true tourists.  —  Before heading to some of the most iconic spots in the City of Lights …
Discussion: Cele|bitchy
Gary Cole /
WIFE FILES FOR DIVORCE  —  Gary Cole — known for his roles on “Veep” and of course as Bill Lumbergh in “Office Space” — is heading for divorce with his wife of 25 years.  —  Actress Teddi Siddall filed the legal docs last week to end their marriage.  The couple wed in 1992 but she lists February 8, 2015 as their date of separation.
Discussion: Page Six
Lionel Richie Targeted for ‘American Idol’ Judge  —  “American Idol” has its sights set on judge #2 for the reboot ... and we're told it's Lionel Richie.  —  ‘A.I.’ sources tell TMZ ... producers think Richie's legendary music career makes him a perfect pick ... credibility and a knack for honing in on what will become popular.
Diana Pearl /
Royals on Parade!  See Princess Kate, Prince William, the Queen and More in Their Annual Trooping Splendor  —  It's time for Trooping!  —  Saturday is the annual Trooping the Color in London, which marks the formal celebration of Queen Elizabeth II's “official” birthday.
Discussion: Cele|bitchy, The Royal Family and AOL
Erin Hill /
See Prince George and Princess Charlotte Steal the Show from the Whole Royal Family on the Palace Balcony!
Discussion: AOL
Rachel Strugatz / WWD:
Kim Kardashian's Makeup Line Expected to Net $14.4M in Minutes  —  Kardashian gives WWD the first-ever interview on her new beauty brand, KKW.  —  NEW YORK — Kim Kardashian is about to cash in on the beauty craze she helped start.  —  Today, the reality star and entrepreneur …
Discussion: and The Blemish
Bob Barker /
HEADS TO ER AFTER BATHROOM FALL  —  Bob Barker had a nasty fall at home that scared him, so paramedics came and he took a trip to the ER.  —  We've learned the TV legend was in the bathroom of his Hollywood Hills home last week when he slipped, fell and hit his head.
Discussion: Daily Mail, Page Six and PerezHilton
Associated Press:
Carrie Fisher died of sleep apnea, other factors: coroner
Discussion: Page Six, and PerezHilton
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