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Chelsea Clinton receives doctorate from Oxford Uni

Chelsea Clinton, the daughter of former US President Bill Clinton and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, has received her doctorate in international relations from Oxford University.

Bill Clinton tweeted he "couldn't be prouder" of his daughter, who was pictured in a tweet he posted, joined by her parents and her husband Marc Mezvinsky.

Chelsea Clinton, who is pregnant with her first child, previously completed a Master of Philosophy in the same subject at Oxford in 2003. Her father Bill also studied at Oxford under a Rhodes scholarship.

Read: Clintons tweet joy at daughter Chelsea's pregnancy


Lewinsky breaks decade of silence over Clinton affair

For the first time in years, Monica Lewinsky has written about her affair with US President Bill Clinton.

In an essay for Vanity Fair - to be published in full later this week - the former White House intern writes: "It’s time to burn the beret and bury the blue dress.”

Former White House intern Monica Lewinsky. Credit: David Miller/ABACA USA/Empics Entertainment

She goes on: "I, myself, deeply regret what happened between me and President Clinton. Let me say it again: I. Myself. Deeply. Regret. What. Happened.”

Monica Lewinsky hugging US President Bill Clinton. On his last day in office. Credit: Reuters

Lewinsky, now 40, says it is time to stop “tiptoeing around my past - and other people’s futures." Adding she is now talking about her experiences so she "might be able to help others in their darkest moments of humiliation."

Clintons tweet joy at daughter Chelsea's pregnancy


My most exciting title yet: Grandmother-To-Be! @billclinton and I are thrilled that Chelsea and Marc are expecting their first child!

Bill and Hillary Clinton have tweeted their joy at news of their daughter Chelsea's pregnancy.


Excited to add a new line to my Twitter bio...grandfather-to-be! @hillaryclinton and I are so happy for Chelsea and Marc!

Hillary Clinton said she was "thrilled" at the news, which Chelsea revealed during a joint event with her mother.

Read: Chelsea Clinton announces pregnancy

Chelsea Clinton announces pregnancy

Chelsea Clinton, the daughter of former US President Bill Clinton, has announced she is expecting her first baby.

Chelsea Clinton is expecting her first baby
Chelsea Clinton is expecting her first baby Credit: Dennis Van Tine/ABACA USA/Empics Entertainment

According to US media, she revealed her pregnancy during a joint event with her mother Hillary, saying she was "very excited" that her first child was due to arrive later this year.


US talk show host posts 'selfie' with Clintons

US talk show host Jimmy Kimmel has done his best to rival Ellen DeGeneres' infamous Oscars 'selfie' by getting Bill, Hillary and Chelsea Clinton to all pose in front of the camera.

Read: Internet spoofs of Ellen's Oscars selfie

However, unfortunately for Kimmel the picture has only been retweeted around 7,000 times compared to over 3.4 million for the Oscars selfie, which featured Bradley Cooper, Jennifer Lawrence, Brad Pitt, Julia Roberts, Kevin Spacey, Angelina Jolie and a host of other Hollywood stars.

Picture: Homer Simpson posts Oscars selfie parody

Liz Hurley calls Clinton affair allegations 'silly stories'

Elizabeth Hurley has said she will take legal action after "ludicrously silly stories" alleging she had an affair with former US president Bill Clinton were published.


Ludicrously silly stories about me & Bill Clinton. Totally untrue. In the hands of my lawyers. Yawn.

The rumours emerged online in the United States, claiming the affair started during Mr Clinton's presidency, at a White House party in 1998.

The actress said the stories were false.

Obama and Clinton lay wreath at JFK memorial

The Obamas and the Clintons honour assassinated US President John F Kennedy Credit: Reuters

US President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama have paid their respects at the grave of former President John F Kennedy to mark the 50th anniversary of his assassination.

They were joined by former President Bill Clinton and his wife Hillary Clinton.

President Obama and former President Clinton escort Ethel Kennedy, the widow of Robert Kennedy, to the service Credit: Reuters

A wreath was laid at the grave site in Arlington National Cemetery.

Surviving members of the Kennedy family were also present.

Flame burns above grave of John F Kennedy at Arlington National Cemetery Credit: Reuters

On Friday the nation will remember the shooting which happened in Dallas in 1963.

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