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May 30, 2006

Mira Sorvino Gives Birth to Baby Boy

Mira Sorvino gave birth to the couple's second child, Johnny, on Monday at Cedars-Sinai Hospital in Beverly Hills, Calif. The baby weighed 7 pounds, 14 ounces. (MSNBC)

May 27, 2006

Angelina and Brad Have Baby Girl Shiloh

Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt have welcomed a baby girl, Shiloh Nouvel Jolie-Pitt, a rep for the couple confirms in a statement to PEOPLE. (

Gwen Stefani Has a Son

Gwen Stefani and Gavin Rossdale welcomed a 7 1/2 lb boy - Kingston James McGregor Rossdale - on Friday. It is their first child together.

On Saturday, Rossdale told PEOPLE: "Gwen's doing great! She looks amazing and she's doing real good."

Asked how it feels to be a new father, Rossdale added, "It's great! I love it!"

People:It's a Boy for Gwen Stefani

April 19, 2006

Brooke Shields Gives Birth to Daughter

Actress Brooke Shields has given birth to her second child with television writer Chris Henchy. The baby will be named Grier Hammond Henchy. (

Cruise and Holmes Have A New Baby

Ten months after her whirlwind engagement to Tom Cruise, actress Katie Holmes gave birth on Tuesday to the couple's first child, a 3.4-kilogram girl named Suri. (

April 10, 2006

Gwyneth Paltrow Gives Birth to Baby Moses

Oscar-winning actress Gwyneth Paltrow gave birth during the weekend to her second child with rock star husband Chris Martin, a son the couple has named Moses, People magazine reported on Monday. (REUTERS)

April 2, 2006

Episiotomies May Not Be Necessary

Obstetricians should avoid performing an episiotomy to aid childbirth unless there is a risk of severe tearing or need to speed up a difficult delivery, the group representing doctors dealing with health care for women said on Friday. (Reuters)