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5 things to know this morning: Anthony Bourdain has died, Pippa Middleton confirms pregnancy, and Kat Von D sparks vaccination debate

Good morning! Catch up on your pop culture news with our roundup of today’s top stories — so far.

1. Anthony Bourdain has died
CNN reports that chef, writer, and TV host Anthony Bourdain has been found dead of an apparent suicide. He was 61 years old. Read more >

Anthony Bourdain, pictured in April, has died. (Photo: Matthew Eisman/Getty Images)

2. Pippa Middleton confirms pregnancy
Make some room, Prince Louis. The younger sister of Kate Middleton confirmed in her fitness column that she and husband James Matthews are expecting their first child. Middleton plans to document her workouts for readers throughout the pregnancy. Read more >

Pippa Middleton at the royal wedding May 19. (Photo: CHRIS JACKSON/AFP/Getty Images)

3. Kat Von D sparks vaccination controversy
Kat Von D’s announcement that she won’t vaccinate the baby boy she is expecting has prompted backlash from fans calling her “selfish” and accusing her of putting her child and others at risk. Read more >


4. Kim Kardashian talks Trump visit
Kim Kardashian called President Trump “compassionate” in a new interview with CNN’s Van Jones about her trip to the White House, which resulted in Trump’s commuting the prison sentence of Alice Marie Johnson. She added that she was “starstruck” by the Oval Office and claimed that husband Kanye West’s support gives Trump “legitimacy.” Read more > 


5. A Vanderpump Rules engagement
Reality stars Jax Taylor and Brittany Cartwright of Vanderpump Rules fame have announced their engagement — and the ring could put an eye out. Read more >


Thanks for reading! Come back this evening for your p.m. pop culture roundup.