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Forbes most powerful celebs

Beyonce dethrones Oprah Winfrey on the Forbes 100 most powerful celebrity list

Michael Idato Pop superstar Beyonce Knowles has de-throned Oprah Winfrey on the top rung of the most powerful celebrities list.

In trouble again?

Lindsay Lohan runs naked through Selfridges shopping centre: reports

Lindsay Lohan is allegedly causing trouble in London.

Rachel Clun Lindsay Lohan has run naked through a London shopping centre, according to reports.

New TV show

Official trailer offers first peek at Lindsay Lohan reality TV show

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Livia Gamble The first peek at Lindsay Lohan's reality TV show has aired, showing Oprah Winfrey issuing some tough love to the “former” troubled star.

The wedding almost everyone wants to miss

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Lenny Ann Low Famous, Woman's Day and New Idea report that 105 people have said "No" to wedding invitations from Kim Kardashian and Kanye West.

Long-distance

Uma Thurman ends engagement to Arki Busson

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Rachel Clun Uma Thurman has reportedly ended her engagement to Arpad "Arki" Busson.

The Goss

Cruel irony in breakups

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Ellen Connolly 2013 was a year of scandals for many celebrities. S takes a look at the highlights.

Happy Birthday Oprah

Oprah cancels her 60th birthday party, does spin class instead

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Rachel Clun A ton of gifts shows she's earned her return to the top of Forbes' celebrity list years after filming her last talk show.

Make-up free

Vanity bare: Kate Winslet and Scarlett Johansson go make-up free for photo shoot

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Livia Gamble Kate Winslet and Scarlett Johansson are the latest A-listers to be photographed without make-up, in a series of raw photographs for the 20th annual Vanity Fair Hollywood edition.

Celebs kick up their heels

Stars paint London red at BAFTA after parties

Gillian Anderson, Stanley Tucci and Amy Adams at the Weinstein Company's party.

Rachel Clun The stars headed out to celebrate their wins and commiserate their losses at BAFTA after parties around London.

We need to talk

Pip Cummings Since leaving Australia in 1998, Trisha Goddard has become a TV success story in both the UK and America. But it's been far from smooth sailing.

'I love Chris'

Rihanna's dad gives Brown reunion his blessing

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Rihanna's dad has given her ex Chris Brown his blessing to romance his daughter again.

Relationship status

Rihanna and Chris Brown back together

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The rocky relationship of Chris Brown and Rihanna rebounds at a basketball match as the couple share Christmas Day together.

Private Sydney

Good line for bodice ripper

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Andrew Hornery It's a dramatic love story which reads like a chapter from one of her late grandmother-in-law Dame Barbara Cartland's racy pot boilers, but former Sydney socialite turned British aristocrat, Lady...

Both love animals but there's one key difference

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Suzanne Carbone There could be an awkward quickstep on the red carpet tonight at a VIP cocktail party for American talk-show star Ellen DeGeneres after Premier Denis Napthine said on radio that he doesn't support...

Debate continues

The Ellen and Denis show: a marriage made in Melbourne

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Suzanne Carbone 'We'll get married as many times as possible,' said US TV host Ellen DeGeneres, referring to her partner, Australian Portia de Rossi, whom she has already married.

Secret surgery

How did Angelina keep it a secret?

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Andrew Hornery That the woman dubbed 'St Angelina' in the showbiz press managed to keep her surgery a secret, in the era of the 24-hour, all-consuming news cycle, is verging on the miraculous.

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Oprah claims racist slur after Swiss shop says handbag "too expensive"

Oprah Winfrey attends a panel during the Oprah Winfrey Network (OWN) Television Critics Association winter press tour in Pasadena, California in this January 6, 2011 file photo. After two years as a runner-up, Oprah Winfrey was named the most powerful celebrity on June 26, 2013 by Forbes, heading the six women and four men who make up the top 10. Picture taken January 6, 2011. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni/Files (UNITED STATES - Tags: ENTERTAINMENT)

Oprah Winfrey wasn't the victim of racism when she asked to be shown a 35,000 Swiss franc ($38,000) crocodile handbag in Zurich last month, according to the owner of the boutique where the alleged...

Big mistake

'But I've got bags of money': Swiss store denies Oprah racism

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A Swiss luxury-goods store has denied any wrongdoing after Oprah Winfrey suggested she had encountered racism when one of its shop assistants allegedly refused to show her an expensive handbag.

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Oprah 'sorry' for Switzerland flap

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Oprah Winfrey says she's "sorry" a media frenzy emerged after saying she experienced racism during a trip to Switzerland.