updated 09/29/1997 AT 01:00 AM EDT
•originally published 09/29/1997 AT 01:00 AM EDT
Inside Edition anchor Deborah Norville, 39, gave birth to a 7-lb. 7-oz. girl, Mikaela Katharina, on Sept. 16 in New York City. Norville and her husband, businessman Karl Wellner, 43, have two sons, Karl, 6, and Kyle, 2.
Lost World star Julianne Moore, 36, and her boyfriend, director Bart Freundlich, 27, who worked together on his current movie The Myth of Fingerprints, are expecting their first child in late November.
Barry Goldwater, 88, the former Arizona senator and 1964 Republican presidential nominee, is suffering from Alzheimer's disease, according to his biographer, Jack Casserly. Goldwater has reportedly had two strokes in the last year....
Hercules star Kevin Sorbo, 38, was released from a Los Angeles hospital on Sept. 10 after being treated for an aneurysm in his left shoulder.
Actor William H. Macy, 47, who received an Oscar nomination for his role in Fargo last year, wed actress Felicity Huffman, 34, on Sept. 6 in Aspen. It is the first marriage for both.
Actress Shannen Doherty, 26, agreed on Sept. 12 in L.A. to undergo anger-management counseling and was placed on two years' probation for a 1996 altercation in which she allegedly broke a beer bottle on the car window of an unnamed person outside a West Hollywood bar....
Afeni Shakur, 50, mother of the slain rapper Tupac Shakur, filed a wrongful death civil suit against reputed L.A. gang member Orlando Anderson, 23, on Sept. 12 in L.A. Shakur claims Anderson killed her son on Sept. 7, 1996, shortly after they fought in the lobby of the MGM Grand Hotel in Las Vegas. Anderson, who was named as a suspect by police but never charged with the murder, had filed a civil suit on Sept. 8 against Shakur's estate and other parties, seeking damages for injuries incurred during the fight with the rapper....
Seeking unspecified damages, Pietra Thornton, 27, filed a civil lawsuit against her estranged husband, Sling Blade's Billy Bob Thornton, 42, on Sept. 10 in Santa Monica, charging that he physically assaulted her during their four-year marriage, an accusation he has denied in the past. She had filed for divorce in April.
O.J. Simpson, 50, has moved out of the Brentwood estate he once shared with Nicole Brown Simpson to another residence reportedly in a gated community one mile from his old home. The Hawthorne Savings Bank bought the house at a public auction after Simpson fell behind on his mortgage payments. In February, Simpson was found liable in the 1994 deaths of his ex-wife and Ronald Goldman and was ordered to pay their estates $33.5 million.
Star Trek star Patrick Stewart, 57, is engaged to Trek producer Wendy Neuss, 39. It will be Stewart's second marriage, Neuss's first....
Rapper Foxy Brown, 18, became engaged to Wall Street Records president Ricardo Brown, 24. It will be the first marriage for both.