Dolly Parton Says Giving Back Has Nothing To Do With Being Rich


Country superstar Dolly Parton may have 25 #1 singles and 41 top 10 county albums under her belt, but the “Queen of Country Music” is just as legendary for her philanthropy.

Inspired by her father, Parton created the Imagination Library, a literacy program to share her love of reading with countless children across the United States.

“Well, it all goes back to my Daddy,” Parton told exclusively. “He was the smartest man I ever knew, but he couldn’t read or write very much. He was a good provider for us, but I often wondered just how far he could have gone if he could read or write.” (read more at

Maria Menounos recalls “scary” car attack incident


Gorgeous Maria Menounos is still a bit rattled after an unknown assailant attacked her hired SUV with a tire iron near New York’s JFK airport on October 16. “It was kind of crazy,” the host of E!’s “Untold with Maria Menounos” told FOX411 at the #EvenBetter Beach Bash in Hermosa Beach, Calif., for Ocean Spray’s new cranberry extract water, PACt. “I still don’t understand what happened, because we were at a standstill. (read more at