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Alex Portée

Alex Portée is a senior trending reporter at TODAY Digital and is based in Los Angeles.

Alex Portée is a senior trending reporter at TODAY Digital and is based in Los Angeles.

Latest from Alex Portée

5d ago

Teacher goes viral for adorable ‘dumpling song’ she sings with her students

Katie Norregaard, known as @misskatiesings, is a Chicago-based songwriter and teaching artist. Recently, the 32-year-old went viral over a song about dumplings.

Taco Bell’s Mexican Pizza is officially back — here’s how to get one

Taco Bell's Mexican Pizza makes its return to menus permanently May 19. Loyalty members who joined by Super Bowl LVI will be able to get the pizza for free.

The history of ketchup: The Asian origins of an all-American condiment

There are various theories on the etymology of the word “ketchup." Dial back the clock, and you’ll find one theory that traces ketchup's roots all of the way back to imperial China.

Chrissy Metz marks 2 years with boyfriend: ‘Grateful we found one another in this lifetime’

The “This Is Us” actor and musician celebrated two years with her boyfriend, Bradley Collins, whom she met on Bumble while in quarantine during the the pandemic.

Selma Blair: 2019 Oscars party after revealing MS felt like ‘a coming out party’

In an interview with Savannah Guthrie, Selma Blair shares what it was like to walk the red carpet at the 2019 Oscars part after revealing she had multiple sclerosis.

‘Wagatha Christie,’ explained: What to know about Rebekah Vardy, Coleen Rooney, and the libel case captivating the U.K.

Read on for a summary and explainer of Rebekah Vardy and Coleen Rooney's libel trial, the 2019 tweet started it, text exchanges, and what each women has said.
11d ago

What is ‘dirty soda’? Utah’s beloved drink is bubbling up across the country

Dirty sodas are the latest TikTok craze. The drink first launched in Utah where it answered the call from from the caffeine-deprived, and thanks to Olivia Rodrigo, it's gained popularity nationwide.
12d ago

Drew Scott’s maternity shoot with his wife is borderline NSFW

“Property Brothers” star Drew Scott and his wife Linda Phan, are expecting their first child any day now.
13d ago

Selma Blair opens up about her alcohol struggles and MS in candid interview with Savannah Guthrie

Pegged to the release of her memoir “Mean Baby,” Selma Blair tells TODAY about her multiple sclerosis diagnosis, addiction to alcohol, and horseback riding.
13d ago

Fifteen years after 'Jon & Kate Plus 8' premiered, the Gosselin sextuplets turn 18

Fifteen years after making their reality television debut as the Gosselin sextuplets on their parents' show "Jon & Kate Plus 8," the Gosselin kids are all
14d ago

The trailer for the 'Father of the Bride' reboot is here and 100% Cuban-American

On Monday, HBO Max dropped a trailer for the latest installation of the cult franchise directed this time around by Mexican director Gary Alazraki (“Nosotros los Nobles”). The movies stars Andy Garcia and Gloria Estefan.