The Social Climber: Taylor Swift's New BFF and Jessica Simpson at the White House Correspondents' Dinner
May 5, 2014
By ABC News
Taylor Swift Poses With New Pal
Looks like Taylor Swift's got a new BFF -- or at least a new F!
The singer posed in an embrace with new buddy Karlie Kloss at a party ahead of this year's Met Ball. Swift wore a bright orange dress to the party, and all eyes will be on the star at tonight's gala at the Met.
Jessica Simpson at White House Party
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At a different party a few hundred miles away, singer and reality star Jessica Simpson posed with her fiance at the White House Correspondents' Dinner in Washington, D.C. Simpson wore a black-and-white, floor-length gown to the dinner and changed into a little black dress for a party after.
Ozzy Osbourne Fans Want Singer Knighted
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Will that be Sir Ozzy Osbourne from now on?
Ozzy's fans are on a mission to have the Black Sabbath singer knighted in the United Kingdom. They've launched an online petition that now has more than 11,000 signatures. The organizers set up a Facebook page to help spread awareness of the campaign.
Earthquake Rattles Tokyo
An earthquake rocked Tokyo on Sunday morning. The quake measured as a magnitude 6 and was centered about 60 miles off the coast of Japan, according to the Associated Press.
There was no threat of tsunami with the quake.
Circus Acrobats Injured in Collapse
A group of circus acrobats fell in the middle of a performance in Providence, R.I., Sunday when the apparatus suspending them suddenly collapsed.
The incident happened about an hour and a half into a performance of the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus' Legends show Blue Unit at the city's Dunkin' Donuts Center.
At least nine performers were injured but all were recovering. Read more of ABC News' coverage.