Celebrity health

FILE - In this April 30, 2017 file photo, Alex Trebek speaks at the 44th annual Daytime Emmy Awards at the Pasadena Civic Center in Pasadena, Calif. Longtime “Jeopardy” host Trebek had surgery for blood clots on the brain, but says he’ll be back behind the podium soon. Trebek appeared in a video on the “Jeopardy” Facebook page Thursday, Jan. 5, 2018, to announce that he’d had the surgery during the show’s holiday break. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)
January 04, 2018 - 10:29 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Longtime "Jeopardy" host Alex Trebek had surgery for blood clots on the brain, but assured fans he'd be back reading clues to contestants soon. Trebek appeared in a video on the "Jeopardy" Facebook page Thursday to announce that he'd had the surgery during the show's holiday...
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FILE - In this Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017, file photo, Chicago Cubs relief pitcher Wade Davis throws during the ninth inning of Game 4 of baseball's National League Championship Series against the Los Angeles Dodgers, in Chicago. The Colorado Rockies added a significant piece to what’s becoming a formidable and high-priced bullpen by agreeing to a three-year, $52 million contract with All-Star reliever Wade Davis, a person familiar with the negotiations told The Associated Press, on Friday, Dec. 29. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh, File)
December 29, 2017 - 5:59 pm
DENVER (AP) — The Colorado Rockies added a significant piece to what's becoming a formidable and high-priced bullpen by agreeing to a three-year, $52 million contract with All-Star reliever Wade Davis. His deal includes a fourth-year player option that would become guaranteed should Davis finish 30...
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FILE - This July 31, 2010 file photo, shows a starfish clings to a rock near Haystack Rock during low tide in Cannon Beach, Ore. Starfish are making a comeback on the West Coast, four years after a mysterious syndrome killed millions of them. From 2013 to 2014, Sea Star Wasting Syndrome hit sea stars from British Columbia to Mexico. Now the species is rebounding with sea stars being spotted in Southern California tide pools and elsewhere, the Orange County Register reported Tuesday, Dec. 26, 2017. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, File)
December 26, 2017 - 7:23 pm
NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Starfish are making a comeback on the West Coast, four years after a mysterious syndrome killed millions of them. From 2013 to 2014, Sea Star Wasting Syndrome hit sea stars from British Columbia to Mexico. The starfish would develop lesions and then disintegrate, their...
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This Dec. 11, 2017 image released by ABC shows host Jimmy Kimmel with his son Billy on "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" Kimmel held his baby son as he returned to his late-night show after a week off for the boy's heart surgery. Kimmel kept up his ardent advocacy Monday night, urging Congress to restore the Children's Health Insurance Program, which has been left unfunded and stuck in a political stalemate since September. (Randy Holmes/ABC via AP)
December 12, 2017 - 2:57 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jimmy Kimmel held his baby son as he returned to his late-night show after a week off for the boy's heart surgery. Kimmel was crying from the first moment of his monologue Monday night as he pleaded with Congress to restore and improve children's health coverage, a cause he has...
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Doug Jones' campaign volunteer Dana Ellis, right, talks to Ebonique Jiles, top left, and her son, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017, in Birmingham, Ala., about voting on Tuesday's senatorial election, The Jones campaign is targeting African-Americans and moderate Republicans in particular as they fight to energize a coalition to defeat Republican Roy Moore. (AP Photo/Steve Peoples)
December 10, 2017 - 4:26 am
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Senate election in Alabama.(all times local): 8:40 p.m. Two prominent Alabama-based musical acts are helping Democrat Doug Jones get out the vote for Tuesday's U.S. Senate election against Republican Roy Moore. Singer Jason Isbell performed a free show...
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December 04, 2017 - 9:49 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jimmy Kimmel's 7-month-old son has had a successful second round of heart surgery. ABC released a statement saying Kimmel's son had the surgery Monday, and the late-night host will take time off from "Jimmy Kimmel Live" to be with his family. Chris Pratt will be the first of...
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This undated shows the campus of Pine Grove Behavioral Health & Addiction Services, a sex addiction rehab center in Hattiesburg, Miss. High-profile sex-related accusations against celebrities, politicians and media members have put a spotlight on sex addiction. Skeptics question whether it’s a true addiction or a made-up condition used by misbehaving VIPs to deflect blame. Treatment at Pine Grove and other high-profile residential rehab centers can cost tens of thousands of dollars and despite country club-like settings, there's nothing cushy or indulgent about sex addiction therapy, said Robert Weiss, a California-based sex addiction therapist. (Pine Grove Behavioral Health & Addiction Services via AP)
December 03, 2017 - 9:43 am
Is sex addiction a true addiction, a crime, or a made-up condition used by misbehaving VIPs to deflect blame or repair tarnished images? A tide of high-profile sexual misconduct accusations against celebrities, politicians and media members has raised these questions — and sowed confusion. Sex...
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This photo made available by the Miami Dade Police Department shows 32-year-old Michael Arana under arrest, Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017 in Miami. Arana is the head of security for singer Justin Bieber. He was arrested in Miami following a car crash that injured two police officers. (Miami Dade Police Department via AP)
November 30, 2017 - 9:27 am
MIAMI (AP) — The head of security for singer Justin Bieber was arrested early Thursday in Florida following a crash that injured two police officers. Michael Arana, 32, was charged with DUI and leaving the scene of a crash with injuries, Miami-Dade police spokesman Alvaro Zabaleta said in a news...
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FILE - This Aug. 8, 2009 file photo shows actor-singer David Cassidy arrives at the ABC Disney Summer press tour party in Pasadena, Calif. Cassidy has been hospitalized in Florida. His representative tells The Associated Press on Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017, that Cassidy is “now conscious” and “surrounded by family.” The rep adds that Cassidy was in pain and taken to the hospital on Wednesday. No additional details were provided. (AP Photo/Dan Steinberg, File)
November 18, 2017 - 9:14 pm
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — "Partridge Family" star David Cassidy has been hospitalized in Florida with multiple organ failure. Publicist JoAnn Geffen tells The Associated Press that Cassidy is in a Fort Lauderdale-area hospital with liver and kidney failure. She says he's in a private room,...
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FILE - In this Sept. 17, 2017 file photo, Julia Louis-Dreyfus arrives at the 69th Primetime Emmy Awards in Los Angeles. A producer of “Veep” says filming of the HBO comedy has been postponed as its star, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, undergoes treatment for breast cancer. During an interview on SiriusXM Wednesday, Nov. 15, Frank Rich said production of the new season was awaiting her recovery. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)
November 16, 2017 - 8:58 am
NEW YORK (AP) — A producer of "Veep" says filming of the HBO comedy has been postponed as its star, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, undergoes treatment for breast cancer. During an interview on SiriusXM on Wednesday, Frank Rich said production of the new season was awaiting her recovery. Rich said "the...
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