Tag Archives: Media Relations

Inside Afghanistan: Are more US troops what Afghans want? – Erdogan calls on Trump to reverse decision to arm Syrian Kurdish fighters

KABUL, Afghanistan –  Weaving through the clogged streets of Kabul, only half are paved. The rest are tracks in the hardened dirt. Unfinished buildings tower over the endless raw meat stands, barefoot men huddle in a gutter sharing tea while poor women beg from behind their burkas and children swarm car windows pleading for spare change. There is an unspoken sense that anything, at any ...

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'Dance Mom': It was a mistake

Abby Lee Miller said she “wasn’t ever trying to hurt anyone” after she was sentenced to one year and a day in prison for what she called “a mistake.” The former “Dance Moms” star spoke to “Good Morning America” following her sentencing, which determined she will go to prison for bankruptcy fraud and for taking $120,000 worth of Australian currency ...

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Kelsea leads the pack

Keith Urban, Kelsea Ballerini and Thomas Rhett took the lead in the 2017 CMT Music Awards nominations. Each singer earned four nominations each, including nods in the video of the year and social superstar categories. Related Image Expand / Collapse In this Sept. 15, 2015 file photo, country singer Thomas Rhett poses for a photo at Sinema Restaurant & Bar ...

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'Big Bang' had no plan

Just two weeks ago, a pair of “The Big Bang Theory” cast members were still engaged in extended contract negotiations, putting the future of the popular comedy’s core seven stars in doubt. But in writing Season 10’s finale (Thursday on CBS), producers didn’t plan any alternate endings for Mayim Bialik and Melissa Rauch’s characters should the actresses not close new ...

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Giada: I want to say no

Giada De Laurentiis needs her personal space. The famous Food Network chef revealed at the Vegas Uncork’d Grand Tasting Event at Caesars Palace that some of her faithful followers can be overzealous. “For sure [fans want to get close]. It’s the only place that people expect to see me and sort of be able to touch my brand. I wish ...

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‘Thrones' to live on

Spinoffs are coming! HBO has four “Game of Thrones” offshoots are in the works, which could allow the network to keep the wildly popular show running for years after the main series wraps up in 2018, Deadline Hollywood reports. The premium cable channel has signed deals with four screenwriters — Max Borenstein (“Godzilla”), Jane Goldman (X-Men franchises), Brian Helgeland (“Mystic ...

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Life-threatening brain tumor

In this Nov. 22, 2014 file photo, Jeannie Gaffigan, left, and Jim Gaffigan attend The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research benefit, “A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to Cure Parkinson’s,” in New York. Gaffigan says his wife and writing partner Jeannie is recovering after surgery to remove a serious brain tumor.  (AP) Comedian Jim Gaffigan’s wife and ...

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