Gomez sent to hospital after ‘Tonight Show’ appearance
LOS ANGELES — Selena Gomez was admitted to a hospital following an appearance on ‘‘The Tonight Show with Jay Leno.’’
A spokeswoman for the ‘‘Wizards of Waverly Place’’ star said Gomez ‘‘wasn’t feeling well and was taken to the hospital’’ and is undergoing ‘‘routine tests.’’ She did not specify Gomez’s condition.
The 18-year-old singer-actress will be at the Mall of Georgia from 2 to 8 p.m. Thursday as part of a tour for her new film, “Monte Carlo.”
Tracy Morgan apologizes for anti-gay rant in comedy bit
NEW YORK — Tracy Morgan said Friday that he was sorry for telling an audience in Nashville, Tenn., that if his son were gay, he would ‘‘pull out a knife and stab’’ him.
The comedian and ‘‘30 Rock’’ actor apologized to his fans and the gay and lesbian community for what he called ‘‘my choice of words’’ during his June 3 appearance at the Ryman Auditorium.
A Facebook account posted by an audience member said Morgan’s stand-up performance was full of homophobic references. The Ryman issued its own apology afterward for Morgan’s behavior.
In his statement, Morgan, who has three sons, denied being a hateful person and acknowledged that ‘‘even in a comedy club’’ what he said went too far ‘‘and was not funny in any context.’’
Jack White and model wife Karen Elson to divorce
NEW YORK — Jack White and Karen Elson’s divorce party might rival their wedding.
The rocker and his model-singer wife announced Friday — on their sixth anniversary — that they’re splitting. But they’re not mourning the demise of their marriage; they’re celebrating it with a party described as a ‘‘positive swing bang hum dinger.’’
The invitation asks close friends and family to ‘‘please help us celebrate this anniversary of the making and breaking of the sacred union of marriage with our best friends and animals.’’
They are the parents of two children, Scarlett and Henry Lee, and say they are still ‘‘dear and trusted friends.’’