Eavesdropping In: The Statue Of Liberty Is Closing For A Year, Vogue's Kate Moss Cover

by Mara Siegler · August 11, 2011

Dramatic results from a new cancer treatment trial could mean a breakthrough in treating a common type of leukemia and potentially a range of other cancers. [LAT]

The Statue of Liberty will close for a year after the 125th anniversary of its dedication on Oct. 28 for a major renovation to improve safety and make the interior more accessible. [AP]

Rupert Murdoch has announced he will not be stepping down from News Corp. [Guardian]

Here is a list of the fashion and luxury brands named off in Jay-Z and Kanye West's Watch the Throne lyrics. [MTV]

The Barefoot Bandit, Colton Harris-Moore, who stole airplanes and boats while shoeless, has signed a $1.3 million movie deal. [Gawker]

See vogue's new cover of Kate Moss and tidbits from the article on her wedding. [Celebitchy]