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Has Ben Affleck introduced Lindsay Shookus to Jennifer Garner? Trio said to have 'hung out' during 'quite friendly' encounter at actress' home
It was not the likeliest of cosy encounters. But Ben Affleck reportedly introduced mistress Lindsay Shookus to estranged wife Jennifer Garner during a relaxed get together on Saturday
'Tis the season! Gwen Stefani gears up for sweater weather in cosy floral print top and quilted jeans as she jets out of LA in style?
The hit-maker, 48, rocked a casual grey floral print sweater and jeans as she jetted out of Los Angeles. She dressed up the look with a pair of beige shades and a glittering designer loafers.
Reunited! Eva Longoria goes casual cool in grey dress and designer shades as she meets up with fellow Desperate Housewife Felicity Huffman in LA
They spent eight years co-starring on the smash ABC show Desperate Housewives. And this Tuesday, Eva Longoria and Felicity Huffman were glimpsed taking a stroll together in Beverly Hills.
Thick as thieves! Kourtney Kardashian and Larsa Pippen put flesh on show ?as they step out together in Los Angeles
Larsa Pippen and Kourtney Kardashian seem rather buddy-buddy lately. The pals were photographed together this Monday in LA, having been glimpsed in WeHo together Saturday.
Charlotte McKinney steps out in ripped jeans and leather motorcycle jacket... after being linked to Meghan Markle's ex Trevor Engelson
The actress, 24, rocked ripped jeans and a sleek leather jacket as she was dropped off at NBC studios in Universal City on Tuesday. Charlotte had her hands full as she stepped out of the car.
How Meghan will be baptised into the Church of England to please her new grandmother the Queen (after a Catholic schooling and a 'Jewish first wedding')?
Miss Markle, from Los Angeles, will be both baptised and confirmed as she prepares for her church wedding at St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle, with Prince Harry, in May.
Need a spare hand? Tori Spelling takes whole family bowling... while husband Dean McDermott plays with baby Beau in one arm
The couple took on ten-year-old Liam, nine-year-old Stella, six-year-old Hattie and five-year-old Finn in an every man for himself game of ten pin at Corbin Bowl in the San Fernando Valley.
Silver fox! Ben Affleck goes casual while visiting rehab in LA...after Thanksgiving with family including estranged wife Jennifer Garner
He is often seen in the company of his producer girlfriend Lindsay Shookus. But on Tuesday, Ben Affleck was spotted stepping out solo in Los Angeles, looking dashing in a blue bomber jacket.
She is famed for her gym-honed physique. And Kate Beckinsale took great pleasure in flaunting it as she headed to the shops in a revealing tank top in Beverly Hills on Monday.
San Diego State University students 'are told by professor that Trump is racist' after taking part in 'disturbing' sensory experience to make them 'less oppressive'
The students were invited to take part in Journey to a Shared Humanity, an annual event at the State University in California which is designed to make student 'less oppressive'.
No gray area! Sofia Richie cuts a stylish figure in black sweat bottoms with a white hoodie for lunch meeting in Beverly Hills
She and boyfriend Scott Disick, 34, went public with their romance in September. And on Tuesday, Sofia Richie stepped out without her main squeeze for a lunch meeting in Beverly Hills.
Pregnant Chrissy Teigen covers her baby bump in a loose LBD as she and John Legend enjoy a lunch date in Beverly Hills ?
The couple had reason to celebrate as they enjoyed a lunch date at Il Pastaio in Beverly Hills on Tuesday afternoon, a week after announcing they're expecting their second child together.
Pregnant Jordin Sparks shows off her baby bump in a tight black tank top as she shops at Cartier with new husband Dana Isaiah
The singer, 27, was positively glowing as she shopped for jewelry with her new husband Dana Isaiah at a Cartier store in Beverly Hills on Tuesday afternoon.
The questions Meghan will have to pass to become a UK citizen including LOTS about Harry's ancestors (but how well would YOU do?)?
Meghan Markle, 36, who comes Los Angeles, California, will likely have to pass a Life in the UK test, featuring questions about politics, history and culture, before becoming a UK citizen.
Mom on the run! Pregnant Jessica Alba covers up her baby bump in a loose black dress and plaid shirt as she attends business meetings
The pregnant actress, 36, proved she isn't slowing down her hectic schedule as she headed to a business meeting in Los Angeles on Tuesday morning.
Blended family! Ava Phillippe jets into LAX with stepdad Jim Toth and half-brother Tennessee Toth...after debuting at the Bal in Paris
Ava Phillippe, the daughter of Reese Witherspoon and the latter's first husband Ryan Phillippe, was spotted at LAX this Monday. Joining 18-year-old Ava was Reese's current husband Jim Toth.
A REAL American Princess: Meghan will still be a US citizen when she marries Harry after starting the three-year process to become a fully-fledged Briton?
Miss Markle, who comes Los Angeles, will go through the lengthy application process just like a normal citizen, despite plans to marry Harry in May at Windsor Castle.
Mamma mia! Makeup-free Amanda Seyfried lets her long locks flow free as she makes rare appearance with her baby and mom at LA airport
Amanda Seyfried was spotted arriving into Los Angeles with her mother-in-law Carol Sadoski and daughter, whose name has never been officially released.
'I'm very happy!' Meghan Markle's mom tells of joy at her daughter's engagement as she gets back to work as a wellness counselor in Los Angeles
Meghan Markle's low-key mother Doria Ragland got back to work on Tuesday after her daughter's engagement to Prince Harry was revealed - and said she is 'very happy' about the wedding.
Man launches bid to track down the owners of two different wedding albums found in the debris left by the Wine Country wildfires
George Roy is asking for help in the search for the owners of two different wedding albums that were found while he was helping clean debris in the wildfire-ravaged areas of Santa Rosa, California.
'Kim and I are each other's biggest fans!': 'Pregnant' Khloe Kardashian covers her 'bump' at LAX as she begs followers to stop FEUDING with sister's social media army?
On Tuesday the Keeping Up With The Kardashians again struggled to disguise her changing figure as she held a green Hermes Birkin bag firmly in front of her tummy as she landed in LA.
Good jeans! Jenna Dewan cuts a stylish figure in denim and stripes for farmers market trip with daughter Everly
She's been married to movie star Channing Tatum since July 2009. And on Sunday, Jenna Dewan was spotted out with their daughter Everly, four.
Hollywood designer Gary Goddard, 63, takes leave of absence after being accused by Anthony Edwards of molesting him when he was a child
On Tuesday, The Goddard Group announced that the 63-year-old was no longer active in his role as a result of allegations shared by Edwards earlier this month.
'Most beautiful girl in the world' Thylane Blondeau, 16, cuts a sporty figure in hoodie and leggings as she holds hands with a stylish male companion in LA
The 16-year-old model cut a sporty figure in a comfortable hoodie and leggings as she embarked on a low-key stroll with her stylishly in sync companion.
How your personality affects your HEALTH: From extroverts to romantics to neurotic types, we reveal the issues tied to each trait - and what to do about it
There is a growing body of research showing that these traits can have a very real effect on everything from your life expectancy to how likely you are to develop various diseases.
California prisoner, 27, with homemade SKULL tattooed across his face escapes from jail - despite being up for release in three months
A California prisoner with a homemade tattoo resembling a skull on his face escaped from a work crew despite having less than 12 weeks left on his sentence.
The singer, 36, went make-up free and rocked a laid-back look as she stocked up on pharmacy essentials after the Thanksgiving holiday weekend in the Studio City area of Los Angeles on Monday.
Usher and his devoted wife Grace head out for low-key vegan meal in Hollywood as they try to move on from $20million herpes lawsuit
Usher brushed off his latest woes wearing a khaki tracksuit and matching trainers for a healthy dinner date with his wife?Grace Miguel.
Millionaire San Francisco homeowners urge the city to give their street back after investors bought the road, sidewalks and common areas for just $90,000 because residents didn't pay their $14-a-year property tax
Investors scooped up one of the toniest private streets in San Francisco after wealthy residents didn't pay property taxes for years, a sale homeowners want city leaders to reverse.
Real Housewives Of Orange County: Tamra Judge and Vicki Gunvalson tearfully reconcile during reunion
Tamra Judge and Vicki Gunvalson after an extremely protracted and bitter breakup were 'back' with BBF bracelets and 'friendship cake'.
Nailed it! Eva Longoria cuts effortlessly stylish figure in floral print jacket and ankle boots for manicure session
In between making stops at the various shops, Eva pampered herself to a new coat of a bold shade of burgundy nail polish. The former Desperate Housewives actress wore her brunette tresses down.
Pretty as a petal! Pregnant Nicky Hilton shows off her baby bump in a floral mini-dress as she shops in Beverly Hills with Mum Kathryn
The hotel heiress, 34, looked utterly radiant as she showed off her baby bump while shopping in Beverly Hills on Wednesday.
Couple buy a San Francisco STREET with 38 mansions on it for just $90,000 after its board didn't pay $14-a-YEAR property tax - and they may start charging its millionaire residents rent for 'their' parking spaces
Tina Lam and Michael Cheng bought Presidio Terrace for just $91K. Its homeowner's association hadn't paid taxes in 30 years because bills went to the wrong address, so it was put up for city auction.
'They are more welcoming over there': Lauren Goodger throws shade at ex Mark Wright and his new career by claiming it is 'EASIER to make it in the States than London'
The 31-year-old threw shade at her ex's new hosting role on Extra by claiming it is 'much easier' to find fame in LA, as Americans are much more 'welcoming'.
Making a come-Bach! Age-defying Dukes of Hazzard star Catherine, 63, dazzles in chic LBD for dinner in LA... 30 years after playing Daisy in iconic TV show
Catherine Bach proved she had barely aged since her 1980s heyday as she stepped out for dinner in Beverly Hills, California on Sunday.
RHOBH Lisa Rinna's daughter Amelia Grey Hamlin wears Coca-Cola crop top and leggings combo for a trip to the salon in Beverly Hills
The 16-year-old aspiring model rocked a relaxed ensemble as she headed to a salon in the 90210 area on Monday. The star teamed her casual look with a Balenciaga cap and Yeezy trainers.
Chloe Moretz and Brooklyn Beckham copy each other's style in matching logo T-shirts as they enjoy romantic hike during glamping trip in LA
The young couple looked more loved-up than ever as they stepped out in matching logo T-shirts, for a quiet hike in the surroundings of El Capitan Canyon - a luxury camping lodge in Santa Barbara.
'He was screaming': Father recounts the horrifying moment his son was bitten by a shark while they were spearfishing off the coast of California?
Armen Azatian is speaking out after his 25-year-old son, Grigor, was attacked on Friday by a shark off Pebble Beach, California, injuring his right thigh and his left arm.
Casually-clad Derek Hough, 32, cosies up to his leggy girlfriend Hayley Erbert, 23, as they touch down in LA after romantic Mexico getaway before posing for selfies with fans
Derek Hough, 32, cosied up to Hayley Erbert, 23, when they touched down in Los Angeles on Monday after their sun-drenched holiday.
Keeping Up with the Grandchildren? Kris Jenner splashes out $9.9 million on eight-bathroom Hidden Hills home complete with 10-person spa... after appearing to 'confirm Kylie and Khloe's pregnancies'
Kris Jenner is said to be investing her money wisely, with new reports claiming she has spent $9.9 million (￡7.4M) on a new six bedroom Hidden Hills home, complete with a 10-person spa.
From Meghan's candid family snaps to her very own happily ever after: Dazzling photo album celebrates the making of a VERY modern princess
Meghan Markle and Prince Harry announced their engagement at Kensington Palace earlier today. Here we showcase the key moments of her life before she met the royal.
Billy Bob Thornton, 62, cuts a trendy figure in a leather jacket as he enjoys rare evening out with his lookalike son Harry, 23, in LA
And rarely seen out and about, the American actor proved he was a family man at heart when he was spotted with his son Harry, 23, at Sunset Towers in recent weeks.
Simple style! Ariel Winter keeps it casual in beige dress and denim jacket while out and about in Los Angeles
Ariel Winter kept it casual while running errands on Monday in Los Angeles.
Adam Levine and Behati Prinsloo aim to make $900,000 profit on their five bedroom Holmby Hills mansion as they put it on the market for $18.9 million... just three months after purchasing 1.2 acre estate for $18 million
According to Variety, the celebrity couple have opted to profit on the lavish 1960s French Regency themed home after stripping back its décor.
State Assemblyman Raul Bocanegra, a Democrat from Los Angeles, resigned on Monday, making him the first lawmaker to leave office as misconduct reports rock Sacramento.
Billy Bush is recovering in hospital after being struck by a golf ball - as he is spotted still wearing his wedding ring two months after announcing split from wife
Billy Bush, 46, posted multiple photos on Instagram on Monday of him lying in a bed at?Cedars-Sinai Hospital in Los Angeles after being struck by a golf ball.
Justin Bieber's former lover certainly caught the eye as she stepped out to the gym in the trendy area of Los Angeles.
Low-key flyer! Make-up free Emmy Rossum is bohemian chic as she arrives home with husband Sam Esmail after Mexico vacation
They just returned from a romantic weekend in Mexico. And Emmy Rossum and husband Sam Esmail looked every inch the loved up couple as they were spotted at LAX on Monday.
Simon Cowell plunks down a whopping $25 million for seven-bedroom Malibu mansion overlooking the ocean
The incredible property was originally listed at $26,995,000 so the British celebrity is getting a bargain.
How Meghan went from a seedy Los Angeles tenement to a Palace: DAVID JONES, who spent weeks talking to her family and friends, on the ambition she inherited from her father - and the hippy side she got from her mum
The unusual places where Meghan Markle’s engagement to Prince Harry was being celebrated are a reminder of her unconventional background, writes DAVID JONES.
Baby on board! Pregnant April Love Geary covers up her growing bump in a baggy striped sweater as she shops in Malibu
She's expecting a baby girl with boyfriend Robin Thicke. And April Love Geary covered up her growing baby bump as she was spotted shopping in Malibu on Monday.
James Corden's pregnant wife Julia displays her blossoming baby bump in grey sweater as she holds hands with husband during romantic lunch outing
Earlier this year, he excitedly announced that he and his wife Julia were expecting their third baby together - a girl - who is due to arrive during the Christmas holidays.
Alessandra Ambrosio parades her toned legs in denim shorts while picking out a Christmas tree with partner Jamie Mazur and their two kids
Though the sun is still shining brightly in Los Angeles, Alessandra Ambrosio was more than ready to get into the Christmas spirit Monday.
Meghan's ex-husband goes to work in Hollywood as her engagement is announced - and no wonder he's smiling, he's planning a show about an American divorcee marrying a royal?
Hollywood producer Trevor Engelson, 41, was seen arriving at his Los Angeles office in the wake of ex-wife Meghan Markle's engagement to Prince Harry on Monday.
Where's Selena? Justin Bieber cuts a low key figure while heading to a recording studio in Beverly Hills
He was snapped kissing his on off ex Selena Gomez earlier this month. But on Monday, Justin Bieber stepped out without his lady while heading to a recording studio.
She took great pleasure in announcing she has another bun in the oven.
Camouflaged cutie! Kaia Gerber rocks a pair of blue-hued trousers and cozy sweater while grabbing a snack with a friend in Malibu
The 16-year-old model kept warm in long pants and a navy sweater for the brisk fall weather in the sunny beach side community of Malibu on Monday afternoon.
Don't tell him what to do! Cody Simpson holds a philosophical book about being a 'sheep' as he steps out for lunch with friends in West Hollywood
Cody Simpson was feeling extra philosophical while out for lunch in West Hollywood on Monday, spotted holding 1950 sociology book The Lonely Crowd.
The former Charmed star had an oversized suitcase bag in one hand and a big backpack slung over her other shoulder.
EXCLUSIVE: Meghan Markle's mom prepared to become a royal mother-in-law with relaxed weekend at her Los Angeles home where security was stepped up after engagement announcement
Doria Ragland, 61, was photographed exclusively by DailyMail.com outside her Windsor Hills home in Los Angeles this weekend ahead of her daughter Meghan's big announcement.
Trump won't weigh in on every pervert in Congress and Hollywood says the White House as Sarah Sanders dodges question about why the president hasn't condemned Al Franken
Trump mocked Franken as 'Frankenstein' after a photo emerged of Franken groping a sleeping woman after a USO tour – but has steered clear of calling for him to resign.
Profile of a princess: How Catholic schoolgirl Meghan Markle survived her LA parents' divorce (and a stint as a Deal or No Deal briefcase girl) to become a major TV star and charity ambassador fit for a prince
Rachel Meghan Markle was born in Los Angeles in August 1981, to clinical therapist mother Doria who she describes as 'free spirited' and TV lighting director Thomas.
Here comes the bride(smaid)! Priyanka Chopra jets into LAX amid claims she could be part of Meghan Markle's bridal party at the royal wedding
The actress, 35, was spotted heading out of town from Los Angeles International Airport on Monday afternoon as excitement about the royal engagement reached fever pitch.
What a scream! Shocked woman hilariously disrupts classical music concert by yelping at a loud moment
Concertgoers in California were treated to a quite unusual rendition of Igor Stravinsky's Firebird when a woman in the audience let out a yelp of surprise at the performance's climax.
Kate Hudson rocks a tight grey T-shirt and leggings as she heads to a friend's house with boyfriend Danny Fujikawa
The actress, 38, took some time off from her busy schedule to enjoy an afternoon outing to a friend's house with boyfriend Danny Fujikawa in Los Angeles on Sunday afternoon.
Oh boy! Make-up free Jessica Alba shows off her baby bump in a tight dress as she heads to a business meeting in Beverly Hills?
The heavily-pregnant actress, 36, was still hard at work as she kicked off her week by heading to a business meeting in Beverly Hills on Monday morning.
Leggy lady! Julianne Hough shows off her toned pins in short denim overalls as she runs errands with husband Brooks Laich
The newlyweds looked happy as they made a few stops around town during their weekend adventure, including a visit to wholesale store Costco and Home Depot on Sunday afternoon.
Man, 22, killed after nearly eight-hour standoff with police while holding his seven-month-old daughter hostage in his car
A man from Covina, California, only identified as Daniel, was shot and killed in a standoff with police after he refused to exit a car where he was holding his seven-month-old daughter on Sunday.
Flower power! Rachel Bilson is pretty in patterned maxi dress as she hits farmers market with mom and three-year-old daughter Briar Rose
The O.C. starlet Rachel Bilson, 36, took a troll around the Studio City Farmers Market on Sunday and was joined by her mother Janice as they watched Bilson's daughter Briar Rose ride a pony
The hottest ticket in town! Ben Affleck takes daughters Seraphina and Violet to watch Hamilton at the theatre
The sisters joined their movie star father in the audience of the show at The Pantages Theatre in Los Angeles.
Braless Ariel Winter, 19, drapes her curves in a chic jumpsuit as she steps out hand-in-hand with beau Levi Meaden, 30
The Modern Family star. 19, and her beau, 30, looked utterly loved-up as they stepped out hand-in-hand while heading to a friend's birthday party in Los Angeles on Sunday.
Dog named Picasso because of his unusual looks FINALLY finds a forever home after tragically loses his brother to a brain aneurysm and being shunned by potential owners
A rescue puppy in California dubbed Picasso due to his wonky features has finally found a new home - and is now working as a therapy dog.
Mommy and me! Tyra Banks shows off her toned tum in a cropped sweater and camouflage capris for brunch with adorable son
The model, 43, enjoyed some family time with her adorable son York, 22 months, as they headed to brunch at Gjelina in the Venice Beach area of Los Angeles on Sunday morning.
Distraught mother demands answers after her son, 25, was 'dumped on a random lawn after being given drugs at a party and involved in a car crash' that left him in a coma for the past eight days
Tyler Petefish, 25, had been attending a party in California on November 19 when he was reportedly given drugs, the got a ride with two acquaintances.
Mommy and me! Hilary Duff focuses on fitness as she takes lookalike son Luca to the gym for a sweat session
The actress, 30, made time for her lookalike son Luca, five, and also her fitness regimen as she hit the gym in Studio City, California, on Tuesday afternoon.
Youthful Lady Victoria Hervey, 41, parades her incredible figure in tiny jewel embellished bikini as she tops up her tan on Malibu beach
The It girl, 41, stripped down to her tiny two-piece on a sandy beach in Malibu, California on Saturday as she made the most of the Thanksgiving weekend.
Sending a message! Alessandra Ambrosio wears 'live local' top as she steps out in wake of Victoria's Secret retirement
She has just hung up her panties after finally retiring as a globetrotting Victoria's Secret Angel.
Surveillance video shows the moment three thieves climb over a barbed wire fence and steal more than 1,800 gallons of vodka worth $278,000 from a distillery in LA
California police are searching for three thieves who swiped more than 1,800 gallons of vodka from a distillery. The men were caught on video stealing the vodka from the Fog Shots distillery.
California man, 70, who wrongfully spent 39 years in prison for murder celebrates Thanksgiving as a free man with the cop who fought for his release
After his pardon on Wednesday, Craig Richard Coley celebrated Thanksgiving with ?Mike Bender, a former?Simi Valley police detective who spent 28 years trying to prove his innocence.