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Monitor: May 9, 2014

George Clooney gets engaged, Jason Sudeikis and Olivia Wilde welcome their first son, and more

Engagements
The world’s most famous bachelor is off the market: George Clooney, 52, is engaged to British attorney Amal Alamuddin.

Weddings
Jodie Foster, 51, and photographer Alexandra Hedison got married in late April after a year of dating…. It was a Dunder Mifflin wedding on April 26 for Brian Baumgartner, 41, who played Kevin on The Office, and Celeste Ackelson. Many of his ex-costars, including John Krasinski and Jenna Fischer, were in attendance.

Baby News
Jason Sudeikis, 38, and Olivia Wilde, 30, welcomed son Otis on April 20…. Drew Barrymore, 39, gave birth to a daughter, Frankie, on April 22. She and husband Will Kopelman have another daughter, Olive, 19 months…. Actress-director Lake Bell, 35, and husband Scott Campbell revealed on April 23 that they’re expecting their first child.

Splits
Uma Thurman, 44, reportedly ended her engagement to financier Arpad Busson. They have a daughter, Luna, 21 months.

Exits
Craig Ferguson, 51, announced on April 28 that he’ll step down as host of CBS’ Late Late Show in December.

Recovering
Miley Cyrus, 21, left the hospital after more than a week of treatment for a severe allergic reaction to antibiotics.

Courts
Paul Simon, 72, and wife Edie Brickell, 48, were arrested on April 26 and charged with disorderly conduct after a domestic dispute in New Canaan, Conn. In court, the couple said it was just a spat; Simon added, “Edie and I are fine.”… A judge has dismissed three sexual-abuse lawsuits against Elmo puppeteer Kevin Clash, 53. He resigned from Sesame Street in 2012 when accusations emerged that he’d abused several teenage boys years earlier. He has denied the claims.

Deaths
House-music and footwork pioneer DJ Rashad was found dead in his Chicago apartment on April 26. He was 35. Autopsy results are pending…. Hip-hop’s DJ E-Z Rock, best known for the 1988 hit “It Takes Two,” died on April 27 at age 46. The cause of death has not been released…. Eric Hill, 31, a contestant on the upcoming season of ABC’s Bachelorette, died following an April 20 paragliding accident in Utah.