BEVERLY HILLS, OCT. 12 Four days before joining husband Ryan Phillippe in New York City for a screening of his drama Flags of Our Fathers, Reese Witherspoon cochaired a Children's Defense Fund benefit that raised more than $600,000 for impoverished kids, telling People, "We're a very community-oriented family."
CHICAGO, OCT. 12 Bono and Oprah fight AIDS in Africa by scooping up products from Bono's new line (PRODUCT) RED—which benefits the U.N. Global Fund—at stores like Gap and Apple.
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MONTECITO, CALIF., AND SANTA BARBARA, CALIF., OCT. 14 Mom Jennifer Garner served as a bridesmaid for a pal's wedding in Montecito (left), where husband Ben Affleck joined her after taking their 10-month-old daughter Violet for some daddy-daughter beach time.
ROME, OCT. 15 Leo DiCaprio gives fans some pointers while leaving a theater at the first-ever Rome Film Festival.
LAGOS, NIGERIA, OCT. 7 In town to headline the Thisday Music Festival, Beyoncé was moved to tears when a group of orphans surprised her with a performance of the Destiny's Child hit "Lose My Breath."
VENICE, CALIF., OCT. 14 Kate Hudson spends a wholesome Saturday afternoon peddling around town. The night before, she laughed it up with pals over drinks at West Hollywood's Chateau Marmont. "They were having fun girl-time and couldn't look happier," said a hotel guest.
COLOGNE, GERMANY, OCT. 11 Sacha Baron Cohen, a.k.a. Borat, gives a glaring performance on the red carpet at the German premiere of his comedy Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan.
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Halloween-happy celebs and their munchkins seek the perfect squash
WEST HOLLYWOOD, OCT. 14 "Coco wants to be a princess," said David Arquette of his and Courteney Cox Arquette Arquette's 2-year-old daughter's costume, "which isn't very original for her—she dresses like one a lot."
WEST HOLLYWOOD, OCT. 14 An expectant Heidi Klum's tummy fit right in while she browsed with husband Seal, her daughter Leni, 2, hitching a ride with Seal, and their son Henry, 1.
WEST HOLLYWOOD, OCT. 15 Meg Ryan and daughter Daisy True (adopted from China last December) share their first jack-o'-lantern season together.
CAPE TOWN, OCT. 15 Prince Harry makes a quick getaway while visiting girlfriend Chelsy Davy for her 21st birthday. Perhaps he's off to do some last-minute shopping.
VANCOUVER, OCT. 11 Fantastic Faux: Jessica Alba Weds Chris Evans? Well, sort of.... The actress is only shooting a scene for the upcoming sequel Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer.
NEW YORK CITY, OCT. 15 Dapper duo Mike Myers (decked out as an eccentric millionaire for a skit) and Jon Stewart show their support for Comedy Central's Night of Too Many Stars gala benefiting autism education.