GossipCenter's Weekly Wrap Up: November 25- December 1

Posted Monday December 2, 2013 8:00 AM GMT

The week in celebrity news brought victory, humor, and tragedy. Here are just a few highlights that caught our eye here at GossipCenter this Thanksgiving week.

Paul Walker Dies in Car Crash: Just weeks before his latest film is slated to hit theaters, actor Paul Walker was killed in a fiery car crash in Southern California. The 40-year-old star was traveling home in a friend's vehicle after attending an event for his charity, Reach Out Worldwide, when the driver lost control and slammed into either a pole or a tree, causing the car to burst into flames.

Line Up Revealed for Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve: Gearing up to ring in the New Year in the Big Apple, the line up for "Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve" has been revealed. Hosted by Ryan Seacrest and Jenny McCarthy in Times Square and Fergie Duhamel on the West Coast, the perennial favorite will feature performances by Jason Derulo, Fall Out Boy, and Jennifer Hudson.

Miley Cyrus Tops Time Magazine Poll: She's had a busy year, and now, Miley Cyrus may have another honor to add to her list- Time Magazine Person of the Year. The “Party in the USA” songstress has more votes than Edward Snowden, Narendra Modi, and Angelina Jolie, though the staff members at Time are the ones who ultimately make the call.

Amber Riley Snags "Dancing with the Stars" Win: Bringing another eventful season to a close, Amber Riley was crowned the winner of season 17 of "Dancing with the Stars." The "Glee" star and her pro partner Derek Hough danced their way to victory by beating out fellow finalists Corbin Bleu and Jack Osbourne.

Taylor Swift Hits the Stage with Bon Jovi and Prince William: Taking advantage of a rare opportunity, Taylor Swift took the stage alongside Jon Bon Jovi and Prince William at the Winter Whites Ball. The trio belted out Bon Jovi's hit "Livin' on a Prayer" to an enthusiastic crowd.

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