Norah O’Donnell and Cynthia McFadden came together this afternoon to help honor women journalists who have set themselves apart by their extraordinary bravery at the International Women’s Media Foundation (IWMF) Courage in Journalism Awards at Cipriani 42nd Street in New York. This year’s honorees – who were presented with their Award at this afternoon’s Awards luncheon – are Arwa...

Martha Stewart is the latest celebrity to stand up for New Jersey’s pigs. In a letter delivered yesterday to the office of Governor Chris Christie, Stewart urges the governor to sign a bipartisan state animal welfare bill that will ban keeping mother pigs in crates so small they can’t even turn around. Stewart’s letter comes on the heels of fellow New Jersey native Bill Maher’s op-ed in the...

Denise Rich and Gabrielle’s Angel Foundation hosted the 2014 Angel Ball Launch Party at TAO Downtown in New York last night. The cocktail party serves as the exclusive VIP kick-off event in anticipation of the Foundation’s signature annual gala, the Angel Ball. Guests included 2014 Angel Ball Gala Chair Lorraine Schwartz, Star Jones, Ivana Trump, Ethan Zohn and...

Congratulations to singer Michael Franti! Operation Smile, the world’s largest medical charity of its kind providing free cleft surgery and care, held its Smile Gala in San Francisco at the Marines’ Memorial Club & Hotel on Saturday night. Celebrity guests included Michael Franti (Musician, Humanitarian, Universal Smile Award recipient), Liam Mayclem (Eye...

It is a subject that has been in the limelight for years, but domestic abuse continues and the victims are still ashamed and fearful to come forward scared for their lives and what the possible outcome could be. But Joe Biden and Mariska Hargitay are teaming up to help bring domestic abuse to light. Via Huffington Post: On Sunday, Americans’ love for television binge-watching will end up helping...

Taylor Swift’s “Shake It Off” is quite the song for fun lyric changing! And T-Swift and chef Jamie Oliver have joined forces to create a baking battle called “Bake It Off” for the Stand Up to Cancer charity. Of course the song “Shake It Off” was switched up to “Bake It Off” as the two entertained a dance and flour-filled face-off. There were tons of laughs and some pretty questionable dance moves as Taylor produces a pretty sweet looking chocolate cake. Other highlights from this...

Can you imagine being honored by the Queen of England? Well, that just happened to Angelina Jolie. According to Us Weekly, Queen Elizabeth II honored Angelina Jolie on Friday, Oct. 10, face-to-face inside Buckingham Palace in London. A source tells Us Weekly that her husband Brad Pitt and their six kids were present for the special occasion. The actress and humanitarian, 39, met with Her Royal...

Singer Michael Franti is all about kids getting what they need! Not all kids get what they need as far as being fed right at home. So, while they are in school, let’s make sure they are getting what they need to get healthy. Food gives us all energy to be the very best we can be! Franti posted via his Facebook page, “It’s National School Lunch Week and I want to say congrats...

Jason Aldean is all about saving the tatas! The country superstar recently celebrated the release of his new ‘Old Boots, New Dirt’ album by giving back to those in need. In case you haven’t heard of the star’s annual Concert for the Cure, it is a concert that is devoted to raising money for Susan G. Komen and breast cancer research. This year being...

Lo Bosworth, Christian Siriano, Irina Shayk and Artist Donald Robertson were just a few of the more than 600 supporters who attended the ASPCA Young Friends benefit last night at the IAC Headquarters in New York. The annual event is a cornerstone of ASPCA fundraising efforts to directly impact the lives of homeless, abused and neglected animals across the country....