The View cohost Elisabeth Hasselbeck, 32, and her husband, Tim, 31, a former NFL quarterback, became parents once again with the arrival of son Isaiah Timothy in New York City Aug. 9. “We’re excited about the addition of another baby boy into our family,” said the proud papa. The couple, who dated while students at Boston College and married in 2002, also have daughter Grace Elisabeth, 4, and son Taylor Thomas, 21 months. •Watchmen star Patrick Wilson, 36, and his wife, actress Dagmara Dominczyk Wilson, 33, had their second child, son Kassian McCarrell, Aug. 9. The new arrival joins big brother Kalin Patrick, 3.
Comedian Cheech Marin, 63, married his girlfriend of five years, Russian-born classical pianist Natasha Rubin, 36, at their Malibu home Aug. 8, in a ceremony officiated by L.A. mayor Antonio Villaraigosa. Guests included Cheech & Chong costar Tommy Chong and pals Don Johnson, Carlos Mencia and Geraldo Rivera.
An autopsy on pitchman Billy Mays (inset) has revealed that cocaine use contributed to the fatal heart attack he suffered at 50 on June 28. Best known for his booming voice in OxiClean ads, he was found dead at his Tampa home by wife Deborah, who said, “We were totally unaware of any nonprescription drug usage and are actively considering an independent evaluation of the autopsy results.”
30 Rock star Tracy Morgan, 40, filed for divorce from his wife of 23 years, Sabina, in New York City Aug. 7. The high-school sweethearts have sons Gitrid, 23, Malcolm, 21, and Tracy Jr., 17.
The National Transportation Safety Board is investigating the Aug. 8 midair crash over the Hudson River, which has sparked debate over airspace congestion and air-traffic-control protocol. Nine people were killed Aug. 8 when a low-flying plane collided with a sightseeing helicopter. Steven Altman, 60, of Ambler, Pa., was flying a private plane with his brother Daniel, 49, and Daniel’s son Douglas, 16, onboard. Jeremy Clarke, 32, of Lanoka Harbor, N.J., was piloting an aircraft for New York City-based Liberty Helicopters with five Italian tourists as passengers: Michele Norelli, 51, his son Filippo Norelli, 16, Fabio Gallazzi, 49, his wife, Tiziana Pedroni, 44, and their son Giacomo Gallazzi, 15.
IT’S A BOY!
Singer-actress Jennifer Hudson, 27, has something new to smile about: She and fiancé David Otunga, 29, welcomed son David Daniel Otunga Jr. on Aug. 10. This is the first child for the Oscar-winning Dreamgirls star and her future groom, a Harvard Law School grad and former contestant on VH1’s I Love New York. “The baby is beautiful and perfect,” says a rep for the past American Idol finalist. “His parents are ecstatic.” Hudson became engaged to her fellow Chicago native after he popped the question on her birthday last September.