Articles by Cristina Merrill
- Shakira Attacked by Sea Lion: Five Other Famous People Who Faced Animal Aggression (PHOTOS)
February 14 2012 2:36 PM
Shakira, you're not alone.
- Valentine’s Day Books for Adults: Romantic Reads for a Good Mood
February 14 2012 11:55 AM
Alone on Valentine's Day? Perfect!
- Tyler Perry Defends Casting Kim Kardashian in 'The Marriage Counselor'
February 13 2012 7:23 PM
Tyler Perry is still defending his choice to cast Kim Kardashian in his film, The Marriage Counselor.
- Whitney Houston Movies Included 'The Bodyguard,' 'Waiting to Exhale'
February 13 2012 6:57 PM
Whitney Houston's movie career included roles in The Bodyguard and Waiting to Exhale.
- The Financial Crisis Gets a Woman’s Touch in ‘Flipping’
February 13 2012 5:58 PM
Q&A with author Mary A. Ellenton on her debut novel, “Flipping.”
- ‘Tintin in the Congo’ Racist? Not So, Belgium Court Rules
February 13 2012 3:25 PM
A Belgian court has ruled that Tintin in the Congo does not break racism laws and therefore will not be banned in the country
- Lindsay Lohan's Problems Continue with Moving Issues
February 13 2012 11:49 AM
One of the people hired to transport actress Lindsay Lohan's stuff is planning to sell information and photos on it.
- Valentine’s Day 2012: Pets, Chocolate and Flowers Do Not Mix!
February 13 2012 9:44 AM
Chocolate is not the only Valentine's Day treat to keep out of your pet's reach.
- German Soldiers Found Preserved: How Else Can Bodies be Maintained?
February 10 2012 6:43 PM
French archaeologists discovered the bodies of 21 German soldiers who fought in World War I.
- Zebra Stripes Evolved to Keep Flies Away: Study
February 10 2012 12:35 PM
Zebra stripes evolved over time in an effort to keep the animals safe from teeny but rather annoying predators: flies.
- Jennifer Aniston Birthday: A Look Back at the 'Wanderlust' Actress' Past Year
February 10 2012 11:22 AM
Jennifer Aniston turns 43 on Saturday, and it seems as if she couldn't have asked for a better year.
- Halle Berry House: Actress Seen Looking for Temporary Home
February 10 2012 9:14 AM
Looks like actress Halle Berry is in the market for a temporary place.
- Did The Bachelor Find Love? Ben Flajnik Seen Partying Hard
February 09 2012 5:37 PM
Ben Flajnik, the star of this season's The Bachelor, has been behaving like, well, a bachelor.
- Taylor Armstrong Book: ‘Hiding From Reality’ Unveils Author's Relationship with Late Husband
February 09 2012 2:33 PM
Taylor Armstrong, a cast member of the reality television show The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills, delves into her problematic marriage with late husband, Russell, in her book Hiding From Reality: My Story of Love, Loss, and Finding the Courage Within.
- New Lemony Snicket Series: First Book Set for October Release
February 09 2012 10:12 AM
Lemony Snicket, the author of A Series of Unfortunate Events, is coming out with a new crop of tales.
- Jennifer Lawrence: 'Hunger Games' Star's Best Red Carpet Looks (PHOTOS)
February 08 2012 6:06 PM
Jennifer Lawrence has quite a fashion sense.
- More Autism-Friendly Shows Coming to Broadway in 2012
February 08 2012 5:04 PM
Two Broadway shows are putting on autism-friendly productions later this year in New York City.
- Online Dating Sites Not Better Than Meeting Stranger in Bar: Study
February 08 2012 3:16 PM
Online dating sites aren't any better at matchmaking than randomly approaching a person in a bar, according to new research.
- Channing Tatum Strips for ‘The Vow,’ Claims it was ‘Necessary’
February 08 2012 12:04 PM
Channing Tatum stripped down for his role in The Vow, which hits theaters on Friday, but don't expect to see all of him at once.
- Ellen DeGeneres JC Penney Gig: Talk Show Host Gives it Back to One Million Moms [VIDEO]
February 08 2012 10:16 AM
Talk show host Ellen DeGeneres broke her silence on the backlash surrounding her new gig as a JC Penney spokeswoman.