Angelina Jolie Named Sexiest Woman
03/24/2005 AT 09:05 AM EST
UPHELD: A London judge rejected an attempt to block a lawsuit by British journalist Anna Richardson, who claims she was groped by California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger during a 2000 interview with him and was then libeled by his aides, AP reports. Judge David Eady dismissed an attempt by Schwarzenegger spokesman Sean Walsh to stop the case from going ahead on the grounds that English courts had no jurisdiction. A date for the libel trial has not yet been set.
RALLIED: Leonardo DiCaprio, 30, joined environmentalists, including Global Green USA President Matt Petersen, in San Francisco Tuesday to mark World Water Day and bring attention to the plight of one billion people worldwide who lack access to clean water. "We are here to help raise awareness about what is one of the greatest challenges facing humanity today," said DiCaprio, according to the Associated Press. The Aviator star signed a petition that calls on President Bush and other government leaders to commit to a legally binding United Nations treaty declaring clean water as a basic human right.
AIDED: Monaco's Prince Rainier, 81, has been attached to an artificial respirator in Monaco's Cardiothoracic Center to assist his breathing because of a lung infection complicated by cardiac and kidney problems, says his palace. Rainier, who was married to the late screen star Grace Kelly, was in a stable condition after being taken into intensive care Tuesday because his lung problem had worsened. He had initially been responding well to treatment following his hospital admission on March 7.
READIED: Before there was Lindsay Lohan and the Olsen twins, America's sweetheart was Doris Day, now 80 and living with her rescued dogs and cats in Northern California. But those who still can't enough Doris will have their day on April 26, when Warner Home Video releases a six-set Doris Day DVD Collection. Besides the cult favorites Pajama Game and Calamity Jane, the collection also features the 1955 musical bio of real-life singer Ruth Etting, Love Me or Leave Me, costarring James Cagney.