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Thursday, November 09, 2017



Photographs By: Patrick McMullan

Jennifer Lopez With Alex Rodriguez

Jennifer Hudson And Michael Milken

Prostate Cancer Foundation (PCF), a nonprofit organization founded by Michael Milken dedicated to identifying and funding groundbreaking cancer research programs, hosted the 2017 New York Dinner at Cipriani 42nd Street New York. Legendary actress, comedian, and television host Whoopi Goldberg served as guest host for the event. The evening concluded with a stunning performance by Grammy and Academy Award-winning singer Jennifer Hudson. Proceeds from the event will support the partnership between the PCF and the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to provide precision oncology to all veterans by establishing eleven centers of excellence. By providing access to their more than 9 million patient records, PCF researchers will be able to discover new and better treatments that will impact all prostate cancer patients.

Peter Grauer And Laurie Grauer

Notable attendees included: Michael and Lori Milken, Whoopi Goldberg, Jennifer Hudson, Laurie and Peter Grauer, Alex Rodriguez, Jennifer Lopez, Dr. David Shulkin, Julia and David Koch, Spencer Segura, Candace Bushnell, Jim Coleman, Debra and Leon Black, Seth Bernstein, Nina Grauer, Plum and Dr. Jonathan Simons, Andrew von Eschenbach, Toni and Dr. Stuart Holden, Tina Storper, Larry Leeds, Bonnie Pfeifer Evans, Kristen and David Steinberg, Mitchell Modell, Maria and Kenneth Fishel, Debbie and Cliff Robbins, Camille and Larry Ruvo, and Tammy and Keith Frankel.

 Jennifer Hudson

Whoopi Goldberg
The evening kicked off with Michael Milken and guest host Whoopi Goldberg outlining the evening’s three themes: Women in Science, Big Data, and Family. (“What do you think of Big Data?” asked Milken. “I don’t know, maybe I should spend some time with him,” quipped Goldberg). After a beautiful rendition of the national anthem sung by army veteran Constance Campbell, guests learned about the ways PCF supports young female researchers through the PCF Young Investigator program. The Big Data portion of the evening included a speech by Dr. David Shulkin, Secretary of Veteran Affairs, who was presented by Dr. Jonathan Simons, PCF President and CEO. Dr. Shulkin spoke on the VA’s commitment to transformation and modernization, including aggressively attacking prostate cancer, the most common form of cancer among veterans. The theme of Family was exemplified by the night’s honorees, Peter and Laurie Grauer, who were recognized for their commitment to cancer research and dedication to increasing the number of women in leadership positions, both in science and beyond. The evening concluded with a rousing performance by Grammy and Academy Award-winning singer Jennifer Hudson, who sang hit songs including “Love You I Do,” “Spotlight,” “And I am Telling You,” and a Whitney Houston medley that got the crowd to their feet.

Mitchell Modell

Julia Koch
Live auctions for the evening included the Home Run Challenge, a national baseball tour with Michael Milken in his private plane, and the Party Like A Rockstar package, including four tickets to the Billboard Music Awards, access to the event’s rehearsal and after party, and a two-night stay at the Wynn Las Vegas. Silent auction items and events included Coachella 2018 as a guest of Beyonce; two tickets to the Super Bowl; accessories by Christian Louboutin and Louis Vuitton; dinner with George Clooney and more. Throughout the evening, military veteran guests in the audience were recognized. Additionally, seven of the organization’s VA Network Centers of Excellence received funding through the generous donations of attendees. AllianceBernstein CEO Seth Bernstein’s table, which included guests Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez, donated a total of $1 million to the PCF Young Investigator program.

PCF’s Board of Directors includes business leaders such as Andrew J. Astrachan, James Blair, Steve Burd, Peter Grauer, David H. Koch, Honorable Earle Mack, Neil Rodin, Andrew von Eschenbach, MD; Drew Pinsky, MD; and radio and television host Clark Howard.

Tuesday, May 09, 2017


Alex Rodriguez

Alex Rodriguez was photographed at the 38th Annual Sports Emmy Awards at Jazz at Lincoln Center tonight in New York City.

Monday, December 14, 2009


Kate Hudson

Hollywood star Kate Hudson and Yankee legend Alex Rodriguez have reportedly broken up, according to media reports. There has been no comment from either camp, but the funny thing is neither of them has ever confirmed they were dating in the first place. The couple was seen together in public frequently, and Hudson spent the better part of the summer at Rodriguez’s Yankees games at home and on the road, but no one except the press mentioned the word dating. We wonder why two nice people just can not be friends without the press going wild with all the gossip.
Photos By: RD/Leon/Dziekan/Retna

Monday, July 27, 2009


Kate Hudson And Alex Rodriguez

Hollywood star Kate Hudson is confirming she is dating baseball icon Alex Rodriguez, by smooching him in front of photographers at the New York Yankees annual picnic. Kate has tried to keep her relationship with Rodriguez secret, but gossips have been talking about it for a while. The actress is now taken their romance public, by kissing Rodriguez in front of the celebrity snappers on Saturday afternoon.The couple has reportedly been a item since last November, and have been pictured spending quality time together with their respective kids, Rodriguez's daughters Ella and Natasha and Hudson's son Ryder.

Thursday, July 23, 2009


Alex Rodriguez

Alex Rodriguez Visits Dental Van

Alex Rodriguez of The New York Yankees launches the opening of Columbia University College of Dental Medicines New Mobile Dental Van at the Edward W. Stitt Complex, MS 328 & MS 326 in New York City today.
Photos By: RD / Dziekan / Retna Digital

Friday, July 10, 2009


Kate Hudson

Hollywood star Kate Hudson is sparking more speculation that she is dating baseball star Alex Rodriguez. The couple was spotted enjoying a romantic night out in New York City on Sunday. Kate has been linked to the New York Yankees star over the last few weeks, and she has been seen cheering him on during his recent baseball games. Now the pair has been seen dining out together in Manhattan with sports presenter Bob Costas and his wife, prompting more gossip that they are a couple. A source tells New York Post gossip column PageSix, "A-Rod and Kate were holding hands and whispering in each other's ears the whole time. They definitely looked every bit together."
Photos By: RD/Leon/Retna

Monday, February 09, 2009


Alex Rodriguez

Madonna's buddy Alex Rodriguez is making the headlines once again for taking a performance-enhancing, banned substance in 2003. Sports Illustrated magazine broke the news on Friday and now the New York Yankees baseball star is confirming the report. Rodriguez tells sports news network ESPN, "I did take a banned substance. For that I’m very sorry and deeply regretful." The slugger has become the latest sports star named for use of steroids.
Photo By: Rd/Leon/Retna

Friday, December 05, 2008


Alex Rodriguez is speaking out about his rumored relationship with Madonna, insisting the couple are just "friends." The baseball player and the pop singer have been linked since his ex-wife Cynthia's lawyer alleged the baseball player had an "affair of the heart" with the star. Reports of a romance were further fueled when Madonna announced her breakup from director Guy Ritchie after seven-and-a-half years of marriage in October. Their very quick divorce will be finalized in the new year. Rodriguez has also been spotted supporting the singer at a number of concerts on her Sticky and Sweet tour. But he is denying claims the duo have fallen straight into a romance and finds it hilarious that the world's press has blown their relationship out of context. He tells, "We're friends -- that's it. "I've been to two (of her) concerts, yet I've read that I went to 20. I've also read that we were buying an apartment together. That is absolutely ridiculous and not true."You have to have a sense of humor when it comes to this stuff."

More Madonna News Here......

Sunday, November 16, 2008


Alex Rodriquez

Yankee champion Alex Rodriguez is sparking more speculation that's he’s dating pop singer Madonna, after posing for party pics with her best friend Gwyneth Paltrow. The couple smiled for the paparazzi at the Fontainebleu’s Grand Opening Party in Miami, Florida on Friday night. The photos have ignited further speculation that the Material Girl has embarked on a relationship with the New York baseball star following the announcement last month that she and director Guy Ritchie are divorcing after nearly eight years of marriage. The sports hero was linked to Madonna after his ex wife Cynthia claims alleged he had an "affair of the heart" with the Material Girl singer. Their divorce was finalized in September. Earlier this month, Madonna reportedly introduced Rodriguez to her inner circle, including Gwyneth Paltrow, after reportedly telling pals he has "the heart of a poet trapped inside an insanely gorgeous body".
Photo By: RD / Dziekan / Retna Digital

Monday, August 11, 2008


Pop singer Madonna's very close friendship with baseball player Alex Rodriguez, has reportedly helped her land a $500,000 charity donation from the superstar. Rodriguez is alleged to have made the contribution to Madonna's charity, Raising Malawi, which helps the African nation's one million orphans gain access to food, education and medical care. A source tells the New York Daily News: "They've asked him for a million dollars, and I hear he's agreed to give at least $500,000.The sportsman's generosity comes just a month after rampant speculation he was engaged in an affair with Madonna. The singer has since denied the allegations, insisting she and husband Guy Ritchie remain happily married.Raising Malawi director Philippe van den Bossche says, "Obviously when you're talking about donors, these are private things. I would never reveal information about any donor."Bossche denies claims that Madonna's plans to build a girls' school with the funding will include a Kabbalah-based curriculum. He adds, "We're building a girls' school, which will bring the best resources from around the world with a specific focus on medicine, education and the law."It will be based on the British system -- as is taught in private schools Madonna's children Lourdes and Rocco attend. ... We want programs that can be copied in developing countries throughout the world. Not just a celebrity one-off." A spokesperson for Rodriguez has not returned calls for comment.

Tuesday, July 15, 2008


Alex Rodriquez Last Night

Alex Rodriguez did pose at the MLB All Star Alex Rodriguez Party at the 40/40 Club in New York City yesterday. No sign of Madonna, but we at Times Square Gossip knew this was all a publicity stunt. Hundreds of television crews and photographers showed up to get a shot of Madonna arriving at A-Rod's party. It had been released that she would be attending the bash, that she had RSVP'd. Madonna's people are allegedly manipulating the media’s attention toward her controversial relationship with Rodriguez, only to generate press for her upcoming tour it seems. Today's story is she will be attending a Yankees game. When will this bull s**t end?

Wednesday, July 09, 2008


Pop singing star Madonna is refusing to let her romance scandal upset her social calendar, she has RSVP’d to attend a party hosted by baseball icon Alex Rodriguez next week in New York City. According to close insiders, Madonna has confirmed she will be attending the New York Yankees star’s 2008 Major League All Star Game party at Jay-Z’s Big Apple 40/40 club. Madonna has recently denied any romantic ties to the baseball great and she is insisting she isn’t to blame for the break-up of his marriage, despite reports she has become the baseball star’s soul mate. An event source tells Life & Style magazine, "Madonna knows about the party and has said she is coming… She is a confirmed guest."

Monday, July 07, 2008


Cynthia Rodriguez And Alex Rodriguez

Pop singing star Madonna is denying cheating on her hubby Guy Richie with baseball player Alex Rodriguez.The icon has recently been romantically linked to the New York Yankees star, amid rumors she is on the verge of a divorce from her filmmaker partner Guy Richie. But in a new statement to the media, the singer is once again denying she is to separate from Ritchie and rules out an affair with Rodriguez, claiming he is just a close friend. She tells, "My husband and I are not planning on getting a divorce. I know Alex Rodriguez through Guy Oseary, who manages both of us. I brought my kids to a Yankee game. I am not romantically involved in any way with Alex Rodriguez. I have nothing to do with the state of his marriage or what spiritual path he may choose to study." Rodriguez’s wife Cynthia has reportedly blamed the singer for the breakdown of her marriage. It has also emerged that Cynthia will file for divorce on today. According to celebrity blog Perez Hilton, Cynthia will file papers at Dade County Family Court in Florida.The suit cites a "long period of infidelity on the part or Mr. Rodriguez, an all-star baseball player for the New York Yankees." It also claims "emotional abandonment". Cynthia’s lawyer Earle Lilly says Madonna is not named in the court papers, but adds, "We’re not gonna lose this case."

Friday, July 04, 2008


Singing star Lenny Kravitz is denying rumors that he is having an affair with the wife of baseball great Alex Rodriguez. Rodriguez's relationship with his wife, Cynthia, has been at the center of mounting speculation following rumors of infidelity in the media. And when Kravitz was seen accompanying the New York Yankees star's wife during a recent stay in Paris, France, gossip queens suggested the pair was involved in a very secret romance. But Kravitz insists that the relationship is purely platonic."There is absolutely no affair between Cynthia Rodriguez and myself. This is unequivocally one hundred percent not true. "Cynthia is a friend and (she) is here with the godfather of her baby, who is Alex's trainer, his wife and their baby girl. "She came here to escape from everything happening in New York City. I opened my home to her as a friend."
Alex Rodriguez hit the headlines earlier this week after he was linked romantically to Madonna, following reports she was set to divorce her director husband Guy Ritchie. Madonna's representatives have denied those rumors too.