Rod Stewart files for divorce

LOS ANGELES, June 6 (UPI) -- With a baby on the way with his finance', rocker Rod Stewart has finally filed papers in Los Angeles to divorce the wife who left him six years ago.

Stewart family plays dating game

LOS ANGELES, May 30 (UPI) -- British media report the daughter of rocker Rod Stewart is dating his estranged wife's ex-boyfriend.

Rod Stewart's wife says he is not generous

LONDON, March 15 (UPI) -- Rod Stewart's estranged wife Rachel Hunter says the British rock star has given her nothing since their separation six years ago.

Posh to appear nearly naked in mag

LONDON, Feb. 17 (UPI) -- Former Spice Girl Victoria Beckham will appear nearly naked in the British society magazine, Tatler.

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Man to run for cemetery funds ... Rod Stewart reveals transvestite encounter ... Illinois picks state reptile and amphibian ... 'Idol' tops 2004 Yahoo! Searches ... The world as we know it from UPI.
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Rod Stewart reveals transvestite encounter

LONDON, Dec. 27 (UPI) -- British singer Rod Stewart has revealed he once unwittingly brought a transvestite back to his hotel room, Sky News reported Monday.

Fergie poses nude for charity

LONDON, Oct. 18 (UPI) -- Sarah Ferguson has agreed to be photographed wearing only Cartier jewelry and Jimmy Choo shoes for a British book benefiting Elton John's AIDS charity.

Rachel Hunter's breast grabbed by teen

CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand, Aug. 28 (UPI) -- Supermodel Rachel Hunter was on promotional visit to a mall tis week in Christchurch, New Zealand, when a teenage boy reportedly grabbed her breast.

Model Rachel Hunter doesn't like her rear

LONDON, Aug. 12 (UPI) -- Supermodel Rachel Hunter, 34, who posed for Playboy earlier this year, said she still has issues with her body, specifically her buttocks. "I'm very insecure about my butt," she said.

Wonderbra celebrates 10th birthday

LONDON, May 14 (UPI) -- The Wonderbra, which transformed ladies lingerie when it was introduced in Britain, is celebrating its 10th birthday with a TV special.

Rod Stewart mad over Ultimo slurs

LONDON, March 29 (UPI) -- Rod Stewart has slammed Ultimo's lingerie chief with a barrage of insults in response to derogatory comments made about the rocker's girlfriend.

Ultimo's pretty lingerie world gets ugly

LONDON, March 23 (UPI) -- Words got ugly at Ultimo's London launch of its spring lingerie collection when supermodel Rachel Hunter called former Ultimo model Penny Lancaster "scrawny."

Penny Lancaster pulled as Ultimo model

LONDON, Jan. 14 (UPI) -- Model Penny Lancaster, also Rod Stewart's girlfriend, has lost her contract as the face of Ultimo lingerie due to her lack of celebrity outside of Britain.

Today in Music: a look back at pop music

Today's birthdays include the "King of Rock 'n' Roll," Elvis Presley, who was born in 1935; Shirley Bassey in 1937 (age 66); Anthony Gourdine, of Little Anthony and the Imperials, in 1941 (age 62); Marcus Hutson of The Whispers in 1943 (age 60); Doors gui
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Today in Music: a look back at pop music

The weekly UPI Today in Music package for January 4-10.
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Rachel Hunter
Model Rachel Hunter plays with different cats at the Meow Mix Academy party in New York on August 20, 2007. (UPI Photo/Ezio Petersen)

Rachel Hunter (born 9 September 1969) is a New Zealand model, actress and reality TV show host who now resides in the U.S. She is best known for her appearance in Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issues and her longtime marriage to singer Rod Stewart, which ended in 2006. She also appeared in the music video for the Fountains of Wayne song "Stacy's Mom".

Born in Glenfield, a suburb of Auckland, New Zealand, Hunter began modelling by age 17 and rose to prominence after posing as a Sports Illustrated model in 1989. She appeared on magazine covers, including Cosmopolitan and on the 1994 "Dream Team" cover of Sports Illustrated's annual swimsuit issue.

She posed naked for a cover-featured Playboy pictorial published in 2004. She also replaced Penny Lancaster, the wife of Hunter's ex-husband Rod Stewart, as the face and body of Ultimo, a Scottish lingerie house. In 2006, Hunter was replaced by Helena Christensen.

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