Former Bond actress and "That '70s Show" star Tanya Roberts was battling for her life in a Los Angeles hospital Monday, her publicist said. Her publicist Mike Pingel was earlier quoted by US media saying Roberts had died. But he told AFP the reports were the result of a "miscommunication" with Roberts' partner Lance O'Brien.
French fashion designer Pierre Cardin, hailed for his visionary creations but also for bringing stylish clothes to the masses, died Tuesday at age of 98. Cardin, who was born to a low-income family in northern Italy but became a France-based fashion superstar, died in a hospital in Neuilly in the west of Paris.