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Sarah Jessica Parker Set For HBO's 'Divorce'

Sarah Jessica Parker has reportedly signed on to appear in a new HBO series titled "Divorce." The show is described as similar to "Sex and the City" but with a leading character who is wiser and more world-weary. Parker will play the lead role of Frances, a long-time New Yorker "who suddenly begins to reassess her life and her marriage, and finds that making a clean break . . ."

U2 Starting Tour Rehearsals In Vancouver

U2 have reportedly started their tour rehearsals for their upcoming Innocence + Experience trek, which begins May 15 in Vancouver. The Province observed that 15 unmarked tractor trailers are currently parked outside the city's Pacific Coliseum. "We have a pretty good idea that the people coming in to do the rehearsing might be a little known Irish quartet known as U2," they write.

Gwyneth Paltrow Takes On Food Stamp Challenge

Gwyneth Paltrow has taken on the #FoodBankNYCChallenge to live on the allocated Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program budget of $29 per week. Food Bank member) Mario Batali, posted that she was joining the challenge (and its limit of $1.38 per meal for a family) for a week. She posted a picture of her grocery haul on Twitter, showcasing a basket of beans, cilantro, lettuce and more.

Veteran Newsman Bob Schieffer To Retire This Summer

"Face the Nation" moderator and veteran CBS news man Bob Schieffer will retire this summer. Schieffer, 78, announced the news while speaking at the TCU Schieffer School of Journalism in Fort Worth. "It's been a great adventure," Schieffer said at the college. "You know, I'm one of the luckiest people in the world because as a little boy, as a young reporter, I always wanted to be a journalist."