By Amy Bonawitz
December 24, 2001 12:00 PM


Former X-Files star David Duchovny, 41, and his actress-wife, Téa Leoni, 35, are expecting their second child this spring. Their daughter, Madelaine West, is 2.

In the Running

Dogged by scandal since the disappearance of Washington intern Chandra Levy last May, seven-term Rep. Gary Condit, 53, filed to run for reelection to Congress—45 minutes before the deadline—in Modesto, Calif., on Dec. 7.


Rapper Sean “P. Diddy” Combs, 32, and model Kim Porter, 31, reached an agreement on an undisclosed amount of child support for their son Christian, 3, on Dec. 5 in New York City.


After toppling off a scooter near his home in East Hampton, N.Y., director Steven Spielberg, 55, is recuperating from a twisted knee. Spielberg is wearing a brace but will not have to undergo surgery….

Tennis ace Monica Seles, 28, and her mother, Ester, 62, were treated for minor injuries in a Sarasota, Fla., hospital after an allegedly drunk driver hit the athlete’s 1998 SUV.


Although he was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease eight years ago, Michael Kinsley, 50, the editor of and an ex-commentator for CNN, has only now announced in TIME that he suffers from the nerve disorder—because, he says, he was in denial.

I Do!

With her aunt, Florida gubernatorial candidate and former Attorney General Janet Reno, 63, officiating, Hunter Reno, 33, host of the Travel Channel’s Exotic Islands, married businessman Peter Rabbino, 35, on Dec. 9 in Coral Gables, Fla.


After six years of marriage, Butterfly star Pia Zadora, 43, filed for divorce from her second husband, writer-director Jonathan Kaufer, 46, on Nov. 28 in L.A. The actress is seeking full custody of the couple’s son Jordan, 4. Zadora already has custody of her 16-year-old daughter and 14-year-old son from her previous marriage to millionaire Meshulam Riklis, 78.


Actor Gary Busey, 57, was arrested on Dec. 2 at his Malibu home and later booked for investigation of spousal abuse after his ex-wife Tiani, 34, called the police to report that she had been assaulted. Busey, whose marriage ended last year, denies the allegations….

Sean Stewart, 21, the son of rocker Rod Stewart and his ex-wife, actress Alana Stewart, was arrested on Dec. 5 for assault with a deadly weapon after he allegedly attacked Jason Rogland, 19, outside a Malibu restaurant. Former Superman Dean Cain interceded and detained Stewart until police arrived. Stewart was released on $30,000 bail. No court date has been set.


On Dec. 5 a Manhattan jury convicted former Sotheby’s chairman A. Alfred Taubman, 76, of conspiracy to violate antitrust laws in a price-fixing scam that cheated sellers out of as much as S400 million in commissions (People, Oct. 23, 2000). Taubman, who was charged with conspiring with the former chairman of rival auction house Christie’s, faces up to three years in prison….

Comedian Paula Poundstone, 41, who pleaded no contest to child-endangerment charges earlier this year (PEOPLE, Sept. 10, 2001), was released from alcohol rehab on Dec. 5 after completing a 180-day sentence.