Blake Lively glimmers in a golden Gucci gown as she takes in the breathtaking views from her balcony in this new ad for the brand's Premiere fragrance.

The ad campaign was shot by Drive director Nicolas Winding Refn at one of Beverly Hills' most famed locations, the historic Sheats Goldstein Residence.

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You can't blame Michael Phelps' mom Debbie for thinking he had this one.

The best swimmer ever held a half body-length lead in the final 15 meters of Tuesday's 200-meter butterfly, a race he hadn't lost in a major competition since 2001, when he obliterated the world record he still holds.

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Literary icon Gore Vidal has died. He was 86.

An eclectic author who chronicled the major shifts and upheavals in the United States in books, essays and plays, passed away at his Los Angeles home Tuesday evening of complications from pneumonia, his nephew Burr Steers said.

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Kate Upton covers the Italian issue of GQ - GQ Italia if you will - and the photo shoot has us wondering how to say "very hot woman "in Italian.

We looked it up on Google. Hopefully the above headline is right.

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