Tom Cruise, Katie Holmes reach divorce settlement


Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes reached a settlement on Monday, legally sorting out their divorce with the same speed that kicked off their much-scrutinized romance seven years ago. Just as Hollywood was settling in for what was expected to be a long and nasty separation, lawyers for the couple said the pair settled less than two weeks after Holmes unexpectedly filed for divorce. In a joint statement, Cruise, 50, and Holmes, 33, asked for privacy for themselves and 6-year-old daughter Suri. ‘‘We are committed to working together as parents to accomplish what is in our daughter Suri’s best interests.”

Oh, brother

“I’m really excited for Mason to not have to compete with a little brother.” - Kourtney Kardashian, who gave birth to a daughter, Penelope Scotland Disick, in Los Angeles on Sunday. Her son Mason is 2.

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