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Iconic 'Easy Rider' Chopper Sells For $1.35 Million

October 19th, 2014 11:00am EDT
Iconic 'Easy Rider' Chopper Sells For $1.35 Million
The chopper from the iconic 1969 film "Easy Rider" was sold for $1.35 million in the Profiles in History Auction House Saturday night.

More than one Harley-Davidson "Captain America" style chopper was built for the famous counter culture film, starring Dennis Hopper and Peter Fonda. According to the auction catalog, the bike was used for the ending crash sequence and was restored by Dan Haggerty, who had a small part in the movie.

Haggerty also claims that this bike is the only surviving bike from the film, despite the fact another bike exists. Collector Gordon Granger of Texas claims to ...
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Terminally Ill Brittany Maynard Opens Up About Her Decision To End Her Life

October 19th, 2014 9:01am EDT
Brittany Maynare People magazine
On Nov. 1, Brittany Maynard, 29, terminally ill with brain cancer, plans to take a fatal dose of barbiturates in the presence of her husband, mom, stepfather, and best friend.

In this week's cover story, PEOPLE goes inside Maynard's fight to stop suffering and her emotional final days.

Her family moved to Portland, Oregon -- where the life-ending act is legal -- shortly after Maynard was diagnosed last spring.

"My [cancer] is going to kill me, and it's a terrible, terrible way to die. So to be able to die with my family with me, to have control of my own mind, which I would stand to lose...
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Former 'American Idol' Contestant Joanne Borgella Dead At Age 32

October 19th, 2014 8:15am EDT
Former 'Idol' Contestant  Joanne Borgella Dead At Age 32
Former 'American Idol' contestant Joanne Borgella passed away early Saturday morning of Endometrial cancer.

The 32 year old singer and model competed on American Idol in 2008 and was diagnosed with the rare form of cancer in October of 2013. Borgella didn't hide her fight with the disease and regularly shared her battle and faith with fans on social media. Her family made a final statement via her Facebook page to announce her passing.

"To God be the glory! read the statement, "With heavy hearts, we are deeply saddened to announce the passing of our beloved Joanne. On Saturday, October 18...
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'Glee' Star Charice Identifies As A Man, Says She Has A 'Male Soul'

October 18th, 2014 6:13pm EDT
Charice
Former "Glee" star Charice is transitioning to become a man but won't have sexual reassignment surgery. In a new interview with Oprah Winfrey, the Filipino star reveals that she wants to embrace her "male soul."

The singer/actress, who was discovered by Winfrey nearly a decade ago, announced she was gay last year. She wants to look like a man but will not follow the path of Chaz Bono, who had gender reassignment surgery.

She explains, "I'm not exactly transitioning to a male, but basically my soul is, like, male. But I'm not going to go through that stage where I'm going to change everyth...
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Shailene Woodley Calls Herself 'A Pro' At Losing Her Virginity

October 18th, 2014 3:47pm EDT
Shailene Woodley
Shailene Woodley knows a thing or two about losing her virginity. She's done it a whopping four times - onscreen.

During an interview with The Hollywood Reporter she explained: “I've lost my virginity four times onscreen — I'm a pro at it, apparently! One of the things I have been very keen on in doing those scenes is that they feel real because, I don’t know about you, but I do not personally think losing your virginity is a fun experience.”

Woodley, 22, has played a virgin in several films, including "The Fault in Our Stars." She also has a sex scene in the upcoming film "White Bird In ...
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Misty Upham's Family Believes Death Was An Accident, Not Suicide

October 18th, 2014 2:36pm EDT
Misty Upham's Family Believes Death Was An Accident, Not Suicide
The family of actress Misty Upham believe the star's death was accidental and that she did not commit suicide.

In a Facebook post titled "Official Upham Family Press Release," her father Charles and explains: "We believe she ran into the wooded area behind her apartment to hide from the police. The area in question has a hidden drop off and evidence suggests that she slipped and fell off of the steep embankment when she tried to get out of a view from the road. She simply did not see the drop off. We searched near that area that evening she disappeared and missed seeing her purse by 25 fee...
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Iggy Azalea: Ex Threatened To Tell Press She Gave Him An STD

October 18th, 2014 12:50pm EDT
Iggy Azalea
Iggy Azalea's feud with her ex-boyfriend, who claims to be her common-law husband, is heating up. The singer claims rapper and producer Jefe Wine threatened to reveal she gave him a sexually transmitted disease (STD) if she doesn't settle their "divorce" out of court.

Wine, real name Maurice Williams, has asked a judge to recognize his five-year relationship with Azalea as a "marriage" to prevent her from selling assets they accumulated as a couple.

Azalea detailed her anger at the situation on Twitter, insisting she will take her ex to court. She writes, "I also was told yesterday via hi...
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U2's Bono Reveals Why He Always Wears Sunglasses

October 18th, 2014 10:37am EDT
Bono
U2 frontman Bono has a signature look - he always wears sunglasses. But it's not because he's too cool for school. The star has been suffering from glaucoma for over 20 years.

The rock star revealed the news during an interview on "The Graham Norton Show." "I have good treatments, and I am going to be fine," he assured viewers.

Glaucoma can damage the eye's optic nerve and in some cases result in vision loss and blindness. Early detection and treatment can protect a sufferer from serious vision loss.

The band made headlines earlier this month after releasing its latest album for free o...
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Bruce Jenner Rumored To Be Dating Kris Jenner's Best Friend

October 18th, 2014 8:34am EDT
Bruce Jenner
Bruce Jenner has moved on with his love life and is reportedly dating his estranged wife Kris Jenner's best friend.

The "Keeping Up With The Kardashians" stars separated over a year ago and filed for divorce in September after 22 years of marriage.

The matriarch of the family recently said that the thought of dating was "daunting."

A source told People magazine that Bruce, 64, is getting cozy with Ronda Kamihira, who was Kris' former assistant and very close friend.

The insider revealed, "Kris is devastated. This was her former assistant and best friend of 20 years."

The exact cause of...
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Emma Stone Sizzles In Sexy Lingerie To Promote Her Performance In 'Cabaret' On Broadway

October 17th, 2014 7:40pm EDT
Emma Stone in Cabaret
We've always known actress Emma Stone to be sexy, but she just might redefine the term in a new promo photo for a Broadway production of "Cabaret."

The actress is set to take the role of leading lady Sally Bowles, a performer at the Kit Kat Club, next month, when she takes over the role from actress Michelle Williams. Stone will remain with the show, which is playing at the infamous Studio 54, until February 1, 2015.

"Cabaret" takes place in Berlin during the 1930s durign the rise of the Nazi party. The show debuted on the Great White Way in 1966.

Emma discussed her upcoming role on "The...
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