10:20 PM EDT 09/26/2016

Add PEOPLE News

Memoir

Credit: Prince Williams/Getty
Lil Wayne's Memoir of Prison Life Says Alleged Betrayal by Drake Was the 'Worst Thing I Could Have Found Out'

Lil Wayne's Upcoming Memoir Describes Prison Life and Alleged Betrayal By Drake

Originally posted 09/26/2016 06:30PM

Lil Wayne's upcoming memoir Gone 'Til November paints a vivid portrait of what daily life was like in New York City's notorious Rikers Island prison system. The 33-year-old rapper, born Dwayne Carter Jr., served an eight-month sentence in 2010 for charges stemming from weapons possession.

Read More

Filed Under: Memoir, Drake, Lil Wayne

Abby Wambach Reveals She Abused Alcohol and Prescription Drugs for Years Before DUI Arrest Helped Her 'Wake Up'

Originally posted 09/12/2016 05:55PM

Abby Wambach's DUI arrest in April was the wake-up call she needed to get help.

Read More

Elizabeth Vargas on How She Hit Rock Bottom When She Got Drunk on Her Son's 8th Birthday

Originally posted 09/07/2016 03:10PM

On the day of her son Sam's 8th birthday in August 2014, Elizabeth Vargas planned to bake a vanilla coconut cake – his favorite. Instead, what should have been a day of celebration took a dark turn when the 20/20 anchor ended up in a detox facility.

In her new memoir Between Breaths (out Sept. 13), Vargas opens up about her battle with alcohol addiction and the day she relapsed for the last time.

Read More

True Crime

Did Doris Day Save Her Son from Being Killed by Charles Manson?

Originally posted 08/31/2016 11:00AM

Doris Day may have singlehandedly saved her son from death at the hands of one of America's most notorious serial killers, according to a new book.

Read More

Inside Elvis' Desperate Battle with Diet and Drugs – And How Linda Thompson Saved Him from Drowning in a Bowl of Chicken Soup

Originally posted 08/11/2016 12:25PM

When Linda Thompson began a whirlwind romance with Elvis Presley in 1972, he was in the midst of a critically acclaimed comeback.

Read More

Credit: Supplied by IPOL/Globe Photos
The Moment I Met Caitlyn Jenner for the First Time When She Was Still Called Bruce, by Linda Thompson

The Moment I Met Caitlyn Jenner for the First Time, by Ex-Wife Linda Thompson

Originally posted 08/11/2016 08:15AM

In 1985, Linda Thompson was reeling from the revelation that her "masculine" husband Caitlyn Jenner identified not as the man she married, but, instead as a woman.

Read More

How Lisa Marie Presley, 9, Broke Elvis' Death to His Ex Linda Thompson

Originally posted 08/10/2016 02:30PM

When Elvis Presley died in 1977, his ex-girlfriend Linda Thompson was painfully aware of the singer's struggles with prescription pill abuse. But the news – and how it was delivered – broke her heart.

Read More

Credit: David M. Benett/Getty Images for The Birley Group
Chrissie Hynde Dismisses Madonna, Doesn't 'Have an Opinion' on the Kardashians and Says Sexism in Music Is a 'Myth'

Chrissie Hynde Dismisses Kardashians and Madonna, Weighs in on Feminism: 'You Gotta Be So Careful with What You Say Now'

Originally posted 08/10/2016 10:45AM

Chrissie Hynde is a woman of many convictions – but she'll stand by them, whether popular, controversial or otherwise.

Read More

How I Fell in Love with Elvis – and Married Caitlyn Jenner: Linda Thompson's Fascinating Life

Originally posted 08/10/2016 08:00AM

At only 22 years old, Linda Thompson fell in love with the King of Rock and Roll. In the 44 years that followed, Thompson would meet, marry and divorce Caitlyn Jenner, launch a television career and become an award-winning lyricist.

Read More

Credit: David Livingston/Getty
13-Year-Old Dance Star Maddie Ziegler is Releasing a Memoir and Young Adult Novel Trilogy

13-Year-Old Dance Star Maddie Ziegler is Releasing a Memoir and Young Adult Novel Trilogy

Originally posted 08/01/2016 01:25PM

It takes a rare 13-year-old to have the life experience to write a memoir.

Read More

Treat Yourself! 4 Preview Issues

Got a News Tip?

Send it to our People.com editors!

EMAIL US

News Archive