Paris and Benji Call It Quits

By John Johnson,  Newser Staff
Posted Nov 19, 2008 7:34 PM CST
Paris and Benji Call It Quits
Paris Hilton and boyfriend Benji Madden arrive for the opening of the nightclub "Haven" on Wednesday Sept. 24, 2008, in New York.   (AP Photo / Brian McDermott)

Paris Hilton and Benji Madden are splitting after 9 months, People reports. The hotel heiress, 27, and Good Charlotte guitarist, 29, are "just too different and they wanted different things in life," says one Hilton friend. Paris has been seen canoodling of late with former flame Stavros Niarchos. Madden, meanwhile, was spotted dancing with Nicole Richie, who dates his identical brother, Joel.
(More Paris Hilton stories.)

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