Country singer weds former Alabama QB

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Sara Evans has married former University of Alabama quarterback Jay Barker.

Lori Genes, the country star's publicist at Sony BMG Nashville, told The Associated Press on Monday the couple had married, but didn't provide details.

People magazine reported on its Web site that the outdoor ceremony took place Saturday on a farm in Franklin, Tenn.

Winehouse sent to hospital after fainting at home

LONDON - Amy Winehouse fainted Monday at her north London home and was hospitalized, her spokesman said.

Winehouse lost consciousness but an assistant caught her before she hit the ground, spokesman Chris Goodman said.

'She quickly recovered, and her father, Mitch, took her to hospital as a precaution,' Goodman said in a statement.

Winehouse had spent the afternoon signing autographs for Canadian fans who were standing outside her house. She collapsed after they left.

Special effects master Winston dies at age 62

LOS ANGELES - Hollywood special-effects maestro Stan Winston has died at age 62.

The Oscar-winning visual effects artist died at his home Sunday evening surrounded by family after a seven-year struggle with multiple myeloma, according to a representative from Stan Winston Studio.

Winston won visual effects Oscars for 1986's 'Aliens," 1992's 'Terminator 2: Judgment Day' and 1993's 'Jurassic Park.'

Slimmed down Voigt returns to Royal Opera

LONDON - Deborah Voigt is back, in black.

The American soprano returns to the Royal Opera House stage Monday, four years after the company fired her for being too big for the little black dress chosen for the title character in Richard Strauss' 'Ariadne auf Naxos.' The decision sparked a fierce debate about weight discrimination in opera.

Now a slimmer Voigt is back in the same opera, the same role - and wearing 'that' dress.