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Mila Kunis Travels to Zambia to Get a Ring — But It’s Not What You Think

Mila Kunis was spotted in Africa last week shopping for a ring, but she won’t be spotting a diamond sparkler… just yet.

The Friends with Benefits actress — who’s been dating her former That 70’s Show co-star Ashton Kutcher since last spring — traveled halfway across the world to Zambia last week and was…

Andrea Simpson | February 6, 2013 - 9:00 am

Whitney Port Visits An Orphanage in Africa (PHOTOS)

Reality star Whitney Port recently took the time to visit an orphanage in Liberia. She was deeply moved by what she saw, and described the profound experience on her blog:

“The orphanage is run by a reverend and his wife who took in 38 kids abandoned from circumstances created by the war. They…

| October 19, 2010 - 10:46 am

Cheryl Cole Hospitalized For Malaria

British singer Cheryl Cole was hospitalized this weekend after reportedly contracting malaria during a trip to Tanzania last month.
The Girls Aloud star collapsed during a photo shoot in London on Saturday and was rushed to the hospital.
A source tells The Sun that the 27-year-old singer originally thought her illness had to…

| July 6, 2010 - 8:24 am

VIDEO: Selena Gomez in Ghana

Is Selena Gomez a kind-hearted soul, or what?
Check out this video of the Wizards of Waverly Place star during her visit to the West African country of Ghana, as part of her duties as the UNICEF U.S. Fund’s youngest ambassador.
In the video, Selena also encourages her fans to bring along a…

Celebuzz | October 7, 2009 - 11:00 am

VIDEO: Selena Gomez Talks About Her Trip to Ghana

As we reported earlier this month, Selena Gomez just took a trip to Ghana, West Africa, as the newest (and youngest) Ambassador for UNICEF’s U.S. Fund.
Gomez is working with the organization UNICEF in its goal to eliminate preventable deaths among the world’s children.
In the above video, the Wizards Of Waverly Place

Regan Stephens | September 17, 2009 - 7:00 am

Selena Gomez Is Going to Africa

What’s next for Selena Gomez now that she’s conquered TV and radio?
A trip to West Africa to see how the other half lives.
Reuters reports that the Wizards of Waverly Place star, in her capacity as the newest (and youngest) Ambassador for UNICEF’s U.S. Fund, is going on a fact-finding mission to…

Celebuzz | September 4, 2009 - 9:45 am

Kim Kardashian: Into Africa

Kim Kardashian is really getting around these days.
The Keeping Up With the Kardashians star spent time with her boyfriend, New Orleans Saints running back Reggie Bush, this week in Botswana in Africa, bringing some sunshine into the lives of disadvantaged children.
“Once we got into Botswana we dropped our bags off at…

Celebuzz | July 17, 2009 - 6:00 am

Madonna and Guy Ritchie Adopt to Save the Marriage

Feeling that she and husband Guy Ritchie have patched up their recent marital woes well enough to welcome a new addition to the family, Madonna is moving forward with adopting another child from Malawi.The Sun reports that when trouble started brewing between her and Guy, Madonna had put her plans to adopt three-year-old Mercy James

Celebuzz | August 13, 2008 - 5:20 pm

Madonna Finally Owns Adopted Baby Outright

Over a year and a half after first bringing Malawian orphan David Banda into their home, Madonna and Guy Ritchie’s adoption of the boy has finally been finalized.
The court ruling took place in the Lilongwe High Court on Wednesday, after several delays resulting from the promotional schedule for Madge’s Hard Candy. In addition,…

Celebuzz | May 28, 2008 - 10:59 am