Pope brings 'church for the poor' to S. America's poorest with Ecuador, Bolivia, Paraguay trip

...elderly priest and where he frequently sent his own seminarians to study. He'll celebrate Mass at Paraguay's shrine to the Madonna of Caacupe, to whom Francis became particularly devoted after ministering to Paraguayan immigrants in Buenos Aires. And he'll...

If you think shaving's the pits, this trend might be for you

...Photographer Ben Hopper in London has challenged the shorn in an online photo project he calls "Natural Beauty." His images include Madonna and Roberts, along with models and everyday women.Leila Noelliste, the creator and editor of the hair site BlackGirlLongHair...

Trove of 1980s Madonna pop culture awaits auction

...before she opened an Instagram account, Madonna was a young woman in New York trying to make...Burgoyne, an artist, Studio 54 bartender and Madonna's best friend during that time.Burgoyne and Madonna befriended each other before she became...

Madonna imitation could win hotel stay and concert tickets

Who wouldn't want to be Madonna? If this question were posed a decade...princess of pop. But, as of late, Madonna seems to have pulled herself up by...fans want to read in a book penned by Madonna. Regardless, a lot of people today...

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Madonna, Garbage head MTV video nominations

...Brandy & Monica, "The Boy Is Mine"; Madonna, "Ray of Light"; Puff Daddy & The...Remix)"; Natalie Imbruglia, "Torn"; Madonna, "Ray of Light"; Shania Twain...Janet Jackson, "Together Again"; Madonna, "Ray of Light"; Prodigy, "Smack...

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Madonna headlines halftime show

For all the pomp and excess of Madonna's Super Bowl halftime extravaganza a...expletive, came during a performance of Madonna's new single, "Give Me All Your Luvin...to the movie "Slumdog Millionaire."Madonna had admittedly been nervous about her...

Madonna arrives in Scotland to prepare for her wedding

...Scotland -- Serenaded by a lone bagpiper, Madonna and British film director Guy Ritchie...4-month-old son Rocco and Lourdes, Madonna's 3-year-old daughter from a previous...arrive, the thrill of seeing a star of Madonna's stature in the quiet Scottish city...

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Spears and Madonna flicks, 'Star Wars' lead worst-movie list

...have a message for Britney Spears and Madonna: Don't quit your day jobs as pop divas...a leading eight Razzie nominations and Madonna's island-romance bomb "Swept Away...March 22, the eve of the Oscar ceremony. Madonna personally had four nominations: Worst...

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Madonna's second children's book is a base hit but still not a home run

...after her debut as a children's author, Madonna has returned to publishing with "Mr...conventional approach to a picture book than Madonna's previous book, "The English Roses...there's a moral learned at the end. Madonna followed these tried-and-true formulas...

Madonna's new children's book is about redemption

...Thieves" (Callaway Editions, 32 pages, $19.95) - Madonna Madonna is getting the hang of this kiddie book thing. "Yakov and the Seven Thieves" is the third installment of Madonna's five-book series for Callaway Editions, and it's...