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Denise Richards adopts baby girl, Eloise Joni

June 30, 2011 12:00:00 AM PDT
Actress Denise Richards has adopted a new baby girl, according to her representative.

The baby, Eloise Joni Richards, joins big sisters 7-year-old Sami and 6-year-old Lola, Richards' two daughters with ex-husband Charlie Sheen.

Eloise Joni was named after Richards' mother Joni, who passed away in 2007.

Shortly after the news broke, Richards posted a message of appreciation to her fans on Twitter: "Thank you for all your sweet messages."

She also Tweeted: "The girls and I are over the moon and so in my dad, grandpa Irv ... xo."