▪ The widow of Joe Biden’s late son Beau is romantically involved with the former vice president’s surviving son— who is now embroiled in a nasty divorce. A former attorney general of Delaware, Beau Biden died at 46 from brain cancer in 2015, a devastatingch a difficult time,” says Hunter, 47. “That’s been obvious to the people who love us most.” Joe Biden and wife Jill have offered the couple “full and complete support.” But Hunter’s es-tranged wife, Kathleen, leveled explosive accusations against him in a divorce filing last week. After they separated in October 2015, she alleges, the father of three left the family debt-ridden, blowing money on “drugs, alcohol, prostitutes, strip clubs, and gifts for women with whom he has sexual relations.” In response, Hunter accused Kathleen of infidelity, demanding she produce evidence, including “letters, cards, notes, and e-mails” between her and possible paramours.
▪ Katy Perry and British heartthrob Orlando Bloom split last week, announcing that they’re “taking respectful, loving space.” Perry took to Twitter to counter rumors of an ugly breakup. “HOW BOUT A NEW WAY OF THINKING FOR 2017 U can still b friends & love ur former partners,” Perry wrote. “No one’s a victim or a villain.” Bloom, 40, and Perry, 32, never saw their romance as a per-manent arrangement, a source told People, and broke up because “it just became more and more work to make it work.”
▪ Arnold Schwarzenegger last week quit as host of NBC’s The Celebrity Apprentice, igniting a Twitter war with predecessor President Trump. Schwarzenegger said he “loved every second” of the job and would gladly work with the staff again “on a show that doesnarily leaving the Apprentice, he was fired by his bad (pathetic) ratings,” wrote Trump. Schwarzenegger shot right back: “You should think about hiring a new joke writer and a fact checker.” ■