Milestones Dec. 7, 1998

SEPARATING. DENNIS RODMAN, 37, attention-starved, cross-dressing basketball player, and former Baywatch star CARMEN ELECTRA, 26; after nine days of marriage; in Los Angeles. Rodman, who was intoxicated during the ceremony, filed to annul the union.

AILING. MICHAEL J. FOX, 37, film and TV actor; of Parkinson's disease. Fox, who stars in ABC's Spin City, disclosed to PEOPLE that the disease was diagnosed in 1991 after he noticed a twitch in his finger during the filming of Doc Hollywood. Fox underwent brain surgery last March for the illness--a progressive degeneration of the central nervous system with no known cure. "I think I...