Heidi Klum Files for Divorce

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Model Heidi Klum and singer Seal arrive at The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards held at Staples Center on February 13, 2011 in Los Angeles, California.
The couple in happier times. Photo: Jason Merritt/Getty Images

Filing paperwork late last Friday afternoon — the way celebrities do when they want to bury news over a slow weekend — Heidi Klum initiated proceedings in Los Angeles to end her seven-year marriage with Seal. The development comes three months after the couple announced their separation; Klum cited "irreconcilable differences" as the reason for the split and asked for primary custody of their four children.