Friday, August 31, 2012

Ann Romney

  • Ann Romney says women want to see "the grown-up" take over Barack Obama's ...

    The morning after her husband accepted the Republican presidential nomination, Ann Romney continued her women-centric assault on President Obama by declaring that "it's time for the grown-up" to take over White House and revive the economy.

  • Ann Romney, Chris Christie placed in spotlight

    Ann Romney, Chris Christie placed in spotlight. Did Ann Romney humanize her husband? Did Chris Christie talk about himself too much?

  • Ann Romney not so high on Clint, implies Obama not a mature adult

    TAMPA, Fla. -- No way around it: The Clint Eastwood empty chair schtick was a distraction. On a morning that should have belonged to Mitt Romney, the watercooler talk inevitably revolved around Eastwood.

  • Ann Romney: tasteful, conservative, appropriate

    Ann Romney's tasteful, conservative and appropriate wardrobe largely reflects the image that she has carved for herself this week at the Republican National Convention.

  • Mitt, Ann Romney join Gov. Jindal to tour hurricane damage

    Mitt and Ann Romney joined Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal (R) on Friday to tour hurricane-damaged areas around New Orleans. Romney said they made the trip to see the extent of the damage caused by Hurricane Isaac earlier this week and "obviously to ...

  • Marcus: Ann Romney speech disappoints

    Ann Romney touched on them, but in sketchy terms: "I've seen him spend countless hours helping others. I've seen him drop everything to help a friend in trouble, and been there when late-night calls of panic come from a member of our church whose child ...

  • Ann Romney Loves 'Modern Family,' 'Jersey Shore' Calls It Quits And More ...

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  • Double R! Was There Going To Be A Romney/Rice Ticket? (DETAILS)

    Mitt Romney's wife, Ann, really wanted her hubby to pick former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice as his Vice-Presidential running mate - not Paul Ryan.

  • Ann Romney Woos Hispanic Voters, Urging They Get Past 'Their Biases'

    Tampa, Fla. -Ann Romney's convention speech was directly aimed at wooing female voters, but at a Latino Coalition luncheon Wednesday she was pitching her husband's case to Hispanic voters, urging them to get past the "biases … from the Democratic ...

  • Ann Romney: 'Our Love' Is With Robin Roberts

    "Our love is with her. She's lost her mother. I don't think there's a harder thing we do in our lives than to lose our mothers so our thoughts and prayers, Robin, they're with you, " said Romney, who tweeted a message of support to Robin earlier this ...

  • Ann Romney invited to officiate gay marriage on ABC show 'Modern Family'

    August 30, Steve Levitan offered a guest part to Ann Romney officiating the gay marriage of Mitch and Cam, after she told Entertainment Weekly that 'Modern Family' was her favorite show.

  • Ann Romney: From lady of leisure to Everymom

    To listen to the pundits, Ann Romney is little more than a "corporate wife" (Fox News commentator Juan Williams), a sexist for "putting a sorority girl grin on a description of women's lives" (Slate's Amanda Marcotte), and a woman who "has never worked ...

  • TMI? Ann Romney shares miscarriage, depression

    In the post-Oprah era of reality shows and TMI, Ann Romney communicates with a level of candor never seen from the spouse of a president or a man who might someday be one, experts say.

  • Ann Romney, others distancing campaign from Clint Eastwood's ramble

    TAMPA, Fla. - Appearing on a couple of morning network television shows Friday, potential First Lady Ann Romney sounded like she wanted her 12 minutes back.

  • Ann Romney

    Ann Romney was born on April 16, 1941, and was raised by a wealthy family in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan. She attended an all-girls private elementary school, went on to high school and then enrolled at Brigham Young University.

  • American Pie actor attacks Ann Romney, Janna Ryan with misogynistic tweets

    American Pie star Jason Biggs targeted Ann Romney and Janna Ryan - the wives of the Republican nominees - with vile and misogynistic tweets, Twitchy reported Friday.

  • Ann Romney: Eastwood 'unique'

    Ann Romney was pressed several times to weigh in on Eastwood's strange speech, and she responded each time with a short statement and a pivot back to her husband.

  • Can Ryan do what Ann Romney, Christie didn't?

    MSNBC's Lawrence O'Donnell joins fellow host Martin Bashir to discuss whether Paul Ryan can rally the base around Mitt Romney tonight, after Ann Romney's speech received mixed reviews and Chris Christie's seemed to be more about Chris Christie than ...

  • Ann Romney: Eastwood is 'a unique guy'

    TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - Ann Romney says she appreciates the support Clint Eastwood gave her husband's presidential bid, even if the actor's bizarre monologue at the GOP convention isn't earning rave reviews.

  • Ann Romney Turns Down Profile With Noted Democrat Anna Wintour's Vogue

    Interestingly, it seems Ann Romney wasn't interested in getting the Vogue treatment: "A hoped-for profile of Ann Romney fell through earlier this year, says one person with knowledge of the negotiations." But while Anna Wintour may have increased the ...

Paul Ryan

  • Paul Ryan stokes passion among GOP, fact-checkers

    Paul Ryan stokes passion among GOP, fact-checkers. MSNBC political analysts Richard Wolffe and David Corn and The Grio's Joy Reid debate what listeners will remember from Paul Ryan's RNC speech: the passion or the fact-checking? Share This: ...

  • Paul Ryan's Medicare Doublespeak

    Before Paul Ryan had even wrapped his speech last night at the GOP convention, fact-checkers had their work cut out for them.

  • Paul "Lyin'" Ryan and the GOP Smoke and Mirrors Show

    Now add liars to the cast, as Paul Ryan, Mitt Romney's running mate and the GOP's Boy Wonder, took to the stage Wednesday night and shamelessly and smugly lied his way through an awkward, angry speech.

  • Paul Ryan's vice presidential acceptance speech sharply down from Sarah ...

    NEW YORK - As a Republican National Convention speaker, vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan isn't nearly as much of a draw as Sarah Palin.

  • Biden Slams Paul Ryan in Excerpts of Ohio Rally Speech

    Paul Ryan at a campaign event with United Auto Workers members in Lordstown, Ohio, Friday. According to excerpts of his rally address in the battleground state, Mr. Biden planned to say that Wisconsin Republican got it wrong when he blamed the Obama ...

  • Paul Ryan: Revenue isn't problem; spending is

    Following his campaign stop at Richmond International Airport on Friday, August 31, 2012, afternoon, Republican Vice-Presidential candidate Paul Ryan chats with Pilot reporter Bill Bartel from inside the campaign bus. (Stephen M. Katz/The Virginian ...

  • Primer: Obama v. Ryan On Controlling Medicare Spending

    To see how Ryan's Medicare proposals compare with those of President Obama, read the primer below from our partners at Kaiser Health News.

  • What Paul Ryan learned from Jack Kemp

    When Paul Ryan began ascending as a young congressman on the House Budget Committee, his old mentor, Jack Kemp, was concerned.

  • Paul Ryan expected to campaign in North Carolina during Democratic ...

    COLUMBUS, Ohio - Republican vice presidential contender Paul Ryan is expected to campaign in North Carolina during next week's Democratic National Convention.

  • Paul Ryan refers to rape as a 'method of conception,' says women just want jobs

    In the wake of the comically insensitive comment from Tom Akin regarding "legitimate rape," Romney's running mate Paul Ryan shared his opinion on the matter of abortion. Ryan appeared last night on NBC's nightly news. When asked if abortion should be ...

  • Jon Stewart, Stephen Colbert fact-check Paul Ryan's speech

    Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert are primarily known as political satirists, but on Thursday night they were both in fact-checker mode, marking up Paul Ryan's keynote speech with their metaphorical red pens. On "The Daily Show," Stewart was struck by ...

  • Doing P90X and thinking about Paul Ryan

    If I were assigned to interview Republican vice presidential nominee Paul Ryan in a "one question, and one question only" scenario, I'd ask him: "Do you do P90X Yoga?

  • Mitt Romney, Paul Ryan Speeches Make Me Miss George Bush

    But today's Republican politics are totally confused. The Romney-Ryan speeches were a bizarre exercise in tightroping and hair-splitting.

  • GOP'S Hispanic vote formula—Paul Ryan and a trip South

    In a tight presidential race where 12 million Hispanic ballots could prove decisive come November, Mitt Romney's choice of Congressman Paul Ryan as his vice-presidential running mate did little to jiggle the needle. Now, as the campaign strategies are ...

  • What's next for Paul Ryan? - Trail Mix, August 31, 2012

    Aug. 31, 2012 - The Washington Post's Felicia Sonmez, who has been following Wisconsin Rep. Paul Ryan on the campaign trail, explains how the vice presidential nominee might change his approach to campaigning now that the GOP convention is over.

  • Did Paul Ryan Really Run a Sub-Three-Hour Marathon? The Internet Demands ...

    I had a two hour and fifty-something.' "Runner's World has been unable to find any marathon results by Ryan. Requests for more information from Ryan's Washington and Wisconsin offices, and from the Romney-Paul campaign, have so far gone unanswered." ...

  • If Paul Ryan fact-checkers got hold of historical speeches

    (Win McNamee - Getty Images) After a morning of reading pieces about Paul Ryan's Lies and Paul Ryan's Distortions and Paul Ryan's Distorted Lies, I am impressed and alarmed at the depth of scrutiny and vigorous insistence on literal truth in every phrase.

  • Paul Ryan's bogus budget rules

    The always-cogent Greg Ip reminds us that the very first thing Paul Ryan did after ascending to the position of chairman of the House Budget Committee in January 2011 was to make a key change in the rules governing how the committee approached its ...

  • Krugman: Paul Ryan's Speech Only Accomplished One Good Thing

    Paul Ryan's speech Wednesday night may have accomplished one good thing: It finally may have dispelled the myth that he is a Serious, Honest Conservative.

  • Paul Ryan's black ex-girlfriend: Photo of Deneeta Pope surfaces online

    Paul Ryan's black ex-girlfriend has been identified as Deneeta Pope and a Barack Obama supporter. However, she has nothing but kind words for her former college sweetheart, who is the Republican vice-presidential candidate.

Plaquemines Parish

  • Crews check homes for more fatalities in Plaquemines Parish

    After the first casualties of Hurricane Isaac in Louisiana were found dead and floating in a kitchen filled with Isaac's floodwaters in eastern Plaquemines Parish late Thursday, deputies and others feared they would discover more bodies Friday as the ...

  • Plaquemines Parish continues long history with disasters

    But in Isaac, the residents of Plaquemines Parish are battling an adversary some fear they may have underestimated, even as it weakens to a tropical storm.

  • Plaquemines deputies arrest three for looting

    The property taken, valued at approximately $500.00, was recovered and will be returned to the owner of the business when they return to Plaquemines Parish, Sheriff Greco said. In a second incident, detectives arrested Tyrone Anderson 47, of Marrero ...

  • Three arrested in two looting incidents in Plaquemines Parish

    Three men were arrested Friday in Plaquemines Parish in two separate incidents involving looting during the state of emergency declared for Hurricane Isaac, the Sheriff's Office announced.

  • One man's misery, complete with armadillo, in Plaquemines Parish

    The city is in Plaquemines Parish, an area outside the federal levee zone that protected New Orleans and the site of some of the worst and most dramatic flooding.

  • NEW: Two bodies found at home in Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana

    Deja vu, man," said Billy Nungesser, the president of Plaquemines Parish, Thursday as he surveyed the hard-hit town of Ironton that was inundated by floodwaters and sludge.

  • Plaquemines Parish has long history with disasters

    But in Isaac, the residents of Plaquemines Parish are battling an adversary some fear they may have underestimated, even as it weakens to a tropical storm.

  • Hurricane Isaac rescues in Plaquemines Parish so far thanks to Jesse Shaffer ...

    Two of the men responsible for many of the Hurricane Isaac rescue efforts in Plaquemines Parish thus far are Jesse Shaffer, 25 of Braithwaite, his father, Jesse Schaffer Sr.

  • Isaac floods Plaquemines Parish, an exposed piece of land with history of ...

    And for almost as long, the oystermen, river pilots and others who call it home have refused to let go. But in Isaac, the residents of Plaquemines Parish are battling an adversary some fear they may have underestimated, even as it weakens to a tropical ...

  • Breach in Plaquemines Parish levee expected to drain most Isaac flood water in ...

    State crews intentionally breached the back levee Thursday that had been trapping more than a dozen feet of Hurricane Isaac's flood waters in Plaquemines Parish. The breach is expected to drain most of the roughly 8 feet of water still remaining in ...

  • In Plaquemines Parish, Isaac 'terrifying'

    The $14 billion spent improving Louisiana's levee system did not include the levees near Plaquemines Parish. Residents who decided to stay behind when Isaac hit the region had to be rescued from their flooded homes.

  • Plaquemines Parish President: Damage Is Just As Bad As Katrina

    The eye of Isaac made its first landfall at Plaquemines Parish, a stretch of thin land southeast of New Orleans that extends into the Gulf from Louisiana.

  • Plaquemines sheriff swept away, saved in dramatic Hurricane Isaac rescue

    "The rescuers need to be rescued," Plaquemines Parish Sheriff's Capt. Keith Wattigney darkly joked against the backdrop of an angry Hurricane Isaac sky.

  • CPSO Deploys 20 Deputies to Plaquemines Parish - KATC Lafayette News

    This morning around 10:00, twenty Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office deputies were deployed to Plaquemines Parish on a law enforcement mission.

  • Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana Levee Will Be Breached Amid Flooding, State ...

    A car sits submerged after Isaac passed through the region, in Plaquemines Parish, La., Thursday, Aug. 30, 2012. Isaac staggered toward central Louisiana early Thursday, its weakening winds still potent enough to drive storm surge into portions of the ...

  • Isaac causes overnight flooding on west bank of Plaquemines Parish, corps report

    There was significant flooding from Tropical Storm Isaac overnight in protected areas of the west bank of Plaquemines Parish, according to the Army Corps of Engineers. The worst areas affected were from La Reussite, where it rose to 5 feet, to St. Jude ...

  • Disasters familiar to hard-hit Plaquemines Parish

    (AP) - As water lapped over a levee, officials rushed to evacuate more than 100 nursing home residents from Plaquemines Parish, an area with a reputation for weathering storms and perhaps the hardest place hit by Isaac. In this hardscrabble, mostly ...

  • Plaquemines Parish evacuees recovering from Isaac's flood waters

    George, like thousands of others in the low-lying parish of Plaquemines, had ignored an evacuation order despite hammering rain and the fateful anniversary of hurricane Katrina.

  • FEMA OKs individual assistance for Isaac victims

    Enlarge Chris Granger, The Times-Picayune CHRIS GRANGER / THE TIMES PICAYUNE Tombstones washed away from a cemetery, left, came to rest on the Mississippi River levee near Highway 39 in eastern Plaquemines Parish days after Hurricane Isaac ...

  • Rescues in Plaquemines Parish

    Rescues in Plaquemines Parish. The New Orleans levees are holding but water is coming over the rural levees in Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana. Dozens of people are being rescued in Plaquemines Parish. NBC's Gabe Gutierriez reports. Share This: ...

Mia Love

  • Mia Love draws love from Republicans in Tampa

    Utah congressional candidate Mia Love said Tuesday it's possible to "revive" the American dream she came to know as the daughter of Haitian immigrants by focusing on self-reliance, not President Obama's failed policies.

  • Mia Love RNC speech transcript

    As prepared for delivery: Let me tell you about the America I know. My parents immigrated to the U.S. with ten dollars in their pocket, believing that the America they had heard about really did exist.

  • Mia Love Speech At Republican Convention Addresses 'American Dream'

    Republican congressional candidate Mia Love addressed the Republican National Convention in Tampa on Tuesday night. The GOP contender running for Utah's 4th district House seat told her audience, "The America I grew up knowing was centered in ...

  • Mia Love speaks at Republican National Convention

    28, 2012 - Utah congressional candidate Mia Love spoke Tuesday night during a coveted slot at the Republican National Convention in Tampa, Fla.

  • Mia's Muted Speech

    While race was obliquely referenced in Mia Love's criticism of Barack Obama, earlier drafts of her speech hit the issue head-on.

  • Matheson Dismisses Mia Love Buzz

    Mia Love may have killed it at the Tampa Republican National Convention with a speech that's made it rain campaign contributions on her bid for Democrat Jim Matheson's 4th Congressional District seat, but Matheson is unimpressed by Love's national ...

  • Mia Love: Speech Brings In Some Serious Cash

    Mia Love is getting some attention this week after a rousing speech at the Republican National Convention, in which she denounced President Obama's plan for the nation and earned favor among her peers…and quite a few voters.

  • Who is Mia Love?

    Utah congressional candidate Mia Love said Tuesday it's possible to "revive" the American dream she came to know as the daughter of Haitian immigrants by focusing on self-reliance, not President Obama's failed policies.

  • Mia Love sees fundraising boom after RNC speech, racist attacks

    Mia Love, the newly-minted Republican star from Utah, has seen contributions to her congressional campaign spike after a Republican National Convention speech that wowed the party faithful but provoked racist attacks from opponents.

  • Mia Love tops Google searches following RNC speech

    Mia Love, a 36-year-old black Mormon congressional candidate, exploded onto the national stage with her speech at the Republican National Convention on Tuesday night.

  • Lots of Love for Mia Love

    Lots of Love for Mia Love. Published on Aug 29, 2012 03:52PM. Tampa • The day after her big speech at the Republican National Convention, Mia Love was juggling interviews with national news outlets while money poured into her campaign. "I know we're ...

  • Rising GOP star Mia Love glides into the spotlight at convention

    TAMPA, Fla. - Mia Love isn't a household name yet. But by the end of the Republican National Convention, she could be, after delivering her breakout speech Tuesday evening in Tampa.

  • Mia Love's moment

    Mia Love is a symbol. And in politics, that's not necessarily a pejorative or a bad thing, because politics is about symbols, good as well as bad.

  • Wonder Love

    Mia Love is a difficult person to interview. The challenge is finding the time to sit down and have a conversation with the Utah Republican and candidate for Congress—she's one of the most sought-after interview subjects here at the convention.

  • Love hosts Republican rally for Romney on final night of RNC

    Their host for the Thursday night event was 4th Congressional District candidate Mia Love. The mayor of Saratoga Springs, vying for a seat in Washington, felt the love from supporters after returning from Tampa, Fla.

  • Mia Love: A New Face For The GOP

    Mia Love - A bright new star is shining across the land, after Mia Love's widely hailed speech on center stage at the Republican National Convention on Tuesday night.

  • Mia Love, rising star, delivers rousing speech at RNC

    Besides, they will argue, Mia Love isn't really black, the message being that real blacks don't sell out to the party of slavery and the KKK (which, according to the gospel of Democrat revisionist history, is the GOP).

  • Mia Love, Poised For GOP Convention Speech, Campaigns In Utah To Be First ...

    When Mia Love addresses the Republican National Convention on Tuesday afternoon, it will be the coming-out party for the mayor of Saratoga Springs, Utah, one of the fastest-growing cities in the country.

  • Despicable! Mia Love's Wikipedia Page Hijacked By Racist Left-Wing Trolls

    I couldn't agree more with Howard Portnoy's post on Mia Love's speech at the RNC last night. She is living proof that the America Dream is still alive.

  • Senate Candidate Bongino Reflects on RNC

    "I may be a little biased, but I thought Mia Love, who's a personal friend and running for the House in Utah was an exceptional standout," Bongino said.

Courtney Stodden

  • Courtney Stodden's mom expected the flood of adult film offers

    You might wonder, who exactly is Courtney Stodden. She is the wife of 52-year-old Doug Anthony Hutchison, who is an American actor known for his roles as corrections officer Percy Whitmore in "The Green Mile," Eugene Victor Tooms in "The X-Files," ...

  • Courtney Stodden Is Old Enough To Do Real Porn & Squeezing Boobs For A ...

    Courtney Stodden turned 18 this week. For most of us, that means we can vote or get an anal tattoo if we feel like it. For Courtney, it means she got an Italian Greyhound puppy named Dourtney and tons of porno offers.

  • Courtney Stodden Turns 18, Gets Tons of Pornographic Job Offers as Birthday ...

    It might be a tough economy, but birthday girl Courtney Stodden won't have any trouble finding work. Doug Hutchison's wife turned 18 today, and now that she's finally legal, the adult offers are pouring in!

  • Courtney Stodden Turns 18, Perverts Exhale Noisily

    Here's a shocker ... Courtney Stodden says she definitely has NOT ruled out any of the porn offers that have rolled in since she turned 18 this morning.

  • Lindsay Lohan and Courtney Stodden's moms: Take note

    But with porn companies courting just-turned 18 Courtney Stodden (what mom wouldn't be proud?) and Lindsay in the headlines again for, oh, who cares -- we thought we'd showcase a few celebrities whose moms must have done something right…

  • Teen bride Courtney Stodden turns 18 and is bombarded by porn offers, mom is ...

    Teen bride Courtney Stodden, who is famous for the fact that she married 52-year-old actor Doug Hutchison when she was 16, turned 18 on Wednesday and was immediately bombarded with porn offers.

  • Courtney Stodden Turns 18 And Gets Multiple Porn Offers

    Courtney Stodden turned 18 years old today ... which means she can vote ... or play the lotto ... or accept any one of the FOUR offers she's already received to be a HARDCORE PORN STAR.

  • Courtney Stodden Turns 18: Check Out Her Hottest Looks, Adult Film Offers

    Scantily-clad teen bride Courtney Stodden and husband Doug Hutchison go for a stroll in Teen bride Courtney Stodden and Doug Hutchison go for a stroll in Los Angeles.

  • Courtney Stodden Turns 18 -- Immediately Blasted with Porn Offers

    Courtney Stodden turned 18 years old today ... which means she can vote ... or play the lotto ... or accept any one of the FOUR offers she's already received to be a HARDCORE PORN STAR.

  • Courtney Stodden Turns 18, Flooded With Offers for Pornographic Roles

    "Teen Bride" Courtney Stodden is reportedly being flooded with offers to participate in pornography after she turned 18 on Aug. 29.

  • Courtney Stodden 'not gonna say no' to porn offers just yet

    courtney-stodden-porn-xxx-movie-pics-underwear-courtneystoddencom. Child bride Courtney Stodden is a child no more ... technically. The girl -- er, woman -- who famously married 50-year-old actor Doug Hutchison when she was just 16 turned 18 on ...

  • Courtney Stodden reportedly receives four porn offers after turning 18

    Teen bride Courtney Stodden, who married 51 year old Doug Hutchison when she was only 16, has turned 18. According to TMZ, now that she is no longer a minor, the young wife has received a total of four offers to do porn.

  • Courtney Stodden, Infamous Underage Bride, Gets Mass Porn Offers On 18th ...

    Teen wife Courtney Stodden officially turned 18 on Thursday and the porn offers came pouring in, E! News reported. If she decides to accept any offers, could the teenager become the next Jenna Jameson?

  • Teen bride Courtney Stodden's parents to divorce... as her marriage stays strong

    When Courtney Stodden married a man older than her own father there were those who said it wouldn't last. Two years on and it is the teen bride's own parents who are divorcing, while her marriage appears apparently strong.

  • ROLL CALL: Courtney Stodden Turns 18!

    Happy birthday to our favorite teen bride Courtney Stodden, who turns 18 today - thus, technically no longer making her our favorite underage bride, but still a Roll Call favorite nonetheless!

  • Display unknown and private

    Courtney Stodden made headlines in 2011 when the then-16-year-old met Doug Hutchinson, 51, fell in love and tied the knot in Vegas.

  • What Courtney Stodden Got For Her 18th Birthday!

    What Courtney Stodden Got For Her 18th Birthday! What does a 52-year-old get his teen wife for her 18th birthday? "Lost" actor Doug Hutchison surprised Courtney Stodden with a very special present: a puppy! 0829_stodden_inset "I received the most ...

  • 24 Hours After Becoming Legal, Courtney Stodden Is Already Considering ...

    Child bride Courtney Stodden has been counting down to her 18th birthday ever since she slithered onto the scene a little over a year ago, when she married at 16 to 52-year-old Doug Hutchison.

  • Teen Bride No More: Check Out What Courtney Stodden Got for 18th Birthday!

    Courtesy: Courtney Stodden. Time sure flies! It seems like only yesterday that 51-year-old actor Doug Hutchison married a then-little known aspiring star named Courtney Alexis Stodden when she was merely 16 years of age.

  • Courtney Stodden Is A Child Bride No More! Today Is Her 18th Birthday!

    [Images via Courtney Stodden's Twitter.] Tags: child bride, courtney stodden, doug hutchison, happy birthday, legal, lick loop, marriage, nightmare, twitter, uncomfortable · Courtney Stodden Is A Child Bride No More! Today Is Her 18th Birthday! Email ...

Michael Jackson

  • Michael Jackson's Bad Album Celebrates 25 Years

    Fans celebrated Michael Jackson's 54th birthday on Wednesday, and a few days later, August 31 marks the 25th anniversary of his critically acclaimed album Bad.

  • Michael Jackson's Kids Journey to Dad's Hometown on His Birthday

    For the first time since Michael Jackson's death three years ago, Prince, 15; Paris, 14; and Blanket, 10; joined a vigil for their father on Wednesday at the house at 2300 Jackson Street, where Joe and Katherine Jackson raised their father and his ...

  • Quiz: Michael Jackson or Karen Carpenter?

    In this week's Riff, Rob Hoerburger writes that Michael Jackson's "Thriller" - which turns 30 this year - "had a first-rate video in which Jackson came off like a musical James Bond, sexy, sly and licensed to dance.

  • Michael Jackson fans flock to Gary: 'This is where it all began'

    The crowd of Michael Jackson fans began forming Wednesday morning outside the tiny Gary, Ind., home where the King of Pop was born 54 years ago, an annual vigil that has grown each year since the entertainer's death three years ago.

  • Michael Jackson Glorified in Spike Lee Movie in Venice

    Twenty-five years to the day after Michael Jackson released his chart-topping album "Bad," director Spike Lee rolled out his documentary on the making of the album at the Venice Film Festival.

  • Michael Jackson Estate Settles Dispute With 'Thriller' Director John Landis

    The estate of Michael Jackson tells The Hollywood Reporter that it has put the finishing touches on a deal with director John Landis and producer George Folsey Jr.

  • Michael Jackson deserves as least the attention we give Elvis

    TMZ reported that Jermaine Jackson marked his brother, Michael Jackson's birthday with great sadness. In context, Jermaine admitted that his brother's 54th birthday was a day to remember a wonderful human being, and that's exactly the point of this ...

  • Michael Jackson's 'Bad' Turns 25: Backtracking

    Backtracking is our recurring look back at the pop music that shaped our lives. Friends may come and go, but we'll be spinning our favorite albums forever.

  • Bad 25: Spike Lee's Thrilling Tribute to the Michael Jackson Album

    "He's got the perfect balance and soul and science," producer Quincy Jones said of Michael Jackson, at the conclusion of their work on the album Bad (read TIME's oral history: The Making of Bad).

  • 'Bad' boy Spike Lee honors Michael Jackson

    The Lido did the moonwalk on Friday as Spike Lee's "Bad 25" documentary world preemed at the Venice Film Festival, 25 years to the day after Michael Jackson's chart-topping album was released. Lee, wearing a "Bad" T-shirt and black cap, called the ...

  • Moscow's Hotel Metropol Sold At Auction (PHOTOS)

    Michael Jackson slept there. Vladimir Lenin harangued Bolsheviks there. Over the past century, the Hotel Metropol has seen the extremes of Russian life, from austere revolutionary fervor to flashy pop indulgence.

  • Venice Film Festival: Zac Efron Charms, Michael Cimino Returns and Spike Lee ...

    Michael Jackson was in the spotlight for music instead of eccentricities, Zac Efron wowed the crowd and won some raves, and Michael Cimino found a measure of redemption in the first three days of the 69th Venice International Film Festival.

  • Spike Lee's Michael Jackson documentary to run on ABC

    Using archival footage from the Michael Jackson estate, the film "focuses on the creative forces that pushed Jackson to make the 'Bad' album and launch the Bad Worldwide Tour," according to ABC.

  • Paris Jackson sparks pop star Twitter war

    Michael Jackson's daughter Paris became public enemy number one for One Direction fans on Thursday night when she revealed she would be voting for Justin Bieber to win at next week's MTV Video Music Awards.

  • Moonwalker: Music of Michael Jackson

    Firestone captures the essence of Jackson in a recreation that is both sincere and fun for audiences. There is a respect to the Jackson legacy in this show that elevates things to an artistic level.

  • Spike Lee brings Michael Jackson's Bad magic to big screen

    (Reuters) - Spike Lee's film about the making of Michael Jackson's 1987 album Bad may border on hagiography at times, but live footage and the singer's attention to detail when at the peak of his powers are a reminder of why he remains the "King of Pop ...

  • HISTORY LESSON: Michael Jackson album "Bad" was released

    In 1987, the Michael Jackson album "Bad" was released by Epic Records. In 1991, Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan declared their independence, raising to ten the number of republics seeking to secede from the Soviet Union.

  • Who's "Bad"? Michael Jackson's Hit-Packed '87 Album Released 25 Years Ago ...

    Michael Jackson's Thriller was the biggest album in music history, but the late King of Pop - though he wasn't known by that nickname at the time - managed to follow it up in grand style.

  • Ne-Yo Covers Michael Jackson's "Smooth Criminal": Watch The 'Bad' Tribute

    Ne-Y0, Swizz Beats, Melania Fiona and more converged on New York's Gotham Hall on August 30 to celebrate the 25th anniversary of Michael Jackson's legendary album Bad. Under the circumstances, you knew nobody would roll out an overwrought ...

  • Afrojack Took 'Deep Breath' Before Remixing Michael Jackson's 'Bad'

    At first, superstar DJ/producer Afrojack wasn't sure he wanted the gig. After all, what would you do if Michael Jackson's family came calling and asked you to remix one of his most iconic hits? Despite the daunting nature of the task, though, the Dutch ...


  • Strong earthquake strikes off eastern Philippines, killing 1 and triggering ...

    MANILA, Philippines - Thousands of villagers who fled their coastal homes during a powerful earthquake in the central Philippines have returned home, but hundreds more still jittery from the temblor remained in evacuation centers Saturday, officials said.

  • Earthquake hazards map study finds deadly flaws, researcher suggests ...

    "Forecasting earthquakes involves many uncertainties, so we should inform the public of these uncertainties," said Mian Liu, of MU's department of geological sciences.

  • California earthquake swarm: 19 homes red-tagged; temblors continue

    Scientists say the reason is not fully understood, but there is a clue: Earthquake faults work much differently south of the Salton Sea than they do closer to Los Angeles.

  • Earthquake: 3.5 quake strikes near Parkfield

    A shallow magnitude 3.5 earthquake was reported Friday afternoon 10 miles from Parkfield , according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

  • Earthquake strikes off Greenland's east coast, no injuries

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A magnitude 6.6 earthquake struck off the east coast of Greenland on Thursday, the U.S. Geological Survey reported, but there were no reports of injuries or damage on Greenland or nearby Norwegian islands.

  • 1906 + today, earthquake photo mash-ups

    It's hard to imagine today that 106 years ago, much of the city we know now was a broken wasteland of rubble and charred wood.

  • 7.6 earthquake: Tsunami alert for Philippines, Indonesia only

    0. Manila. An earthquake of 7.6 magnitude struck off the Philippines on Friday destroying roads and bridges and sending people fleeing to higher ground in fear of a tsunami.

  • Philippines Earthquake

    A powerful earthquake struck off the eastern coast of the Philippines Friday, knocking out power to several cities, and triggering tsunami alerts all along the "ring of fire," the most active quake zone in the Pacific.

  • Strong Earthquake Near Philippines

    A strong earthquake has struck under the sea near the Philippines, prompting a tsunami warning for the region. The U.S. Geological Survey says Friday's 7.6 magnitude quake was centered to the east of the Philippines, about 96 kilometers from the town ...

  • Earthquake swarm puts California areas on edge

    Earthquakes are unpredictable, according to U.S. Geological Survey Geophysicist Shengzao Chen, and prior to the 7 p.m. quake, a slowing seemed to be in effect with most of Monday's temblors under magnitude-2.5, and occurring in intervals of no greater ...

  • Large earthquake strikes off Philippines

    A 7.6-magnitude earthquake has struck off the eastern Philippine island of Samar, causing tsunami evacuations and power cuts.

  • Earthquake clusters detected at remote volcano

    ANCHORAGE, Alaska -- Seismologists say a cluster of earthquakes has been detected at a remote volcano in Alaska's western Aleutian Islands.

  • Major 7.7-magnitude earthquake strikes near Samar, Philippines

    A powerful earthquake struck off the coast of the Visayan island of Samar Friday evening prompting the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) to issue a tsunami alert for coastal areas.

  • Strong offshore quake kills 1 in the Philippines

    Manila, Philippines (CNN) -- A major earthquake offshore of the Philippines sent people scrambling toward higher ground, generated a small tsunami and killed at least one person Friday, authorities said.

  • East Coast earthquake created a 'new normal'

    When the "Big One" rocked the East Coast one year ago, the earthquake centered on this rural Virginia town cracked ceiling tiles and damaged two local school buildings so badly that they had to be shuttered for good.

  • Disaster-preparedness measures must be steadily pushed forward

    Two Cabinet Office expert panels released damage predictions Wednesday regarding a potential "Nankai Trough Earthquake," a severe tremor caused by multiple concurrent or sequential earthquakes--likely involving what are known as Tokai, Tonankai or ...

  • Yorba Linda earthquake comes amid a 'cluster' of temblors

    The magnitude 4.1 Yorba Linda earthquake that jolted residents around Southern California on Wednesday afternoon came amid a earthquake swarm in Imperial County. But it remains unclear whether the two events are connected. Seismologists have said ...

  • Quake off Philippines spurs small tsunami

    MANILA, Philippines - A 7.6-magnitude earthquake struck off the Philippines' eastern coast late Friday, killing one person in a house collapse, knocking out power in several towns and spurring panic about a tsunami that ended up generating only tiny waves.

  • Louisa students say thanks for post-earthquake help

    Schoolchildren in Louisa County are practicing an old-fashioned lesson after last year's earthquake: They're remembering to thank those who helped them.

  • Strong 7.6-magnitude earthquake strikes Philippines, tsunami warning in effect

    Advertisement. According to the United States Geological Survey, a 7.6-magnitude earthquake, which was downgraded from a 7.9-magnitude quake, struck the Philippines island region at 8:47 p.m.

Pasquale Rotella

  • Who Is Pasquale Rotella? Holly Madison's Beau Tangled In Legal Issues

    Holly Madison announced Thursday that she is 12 weeks pregnant with her first child with boyfriend Pasquale Rotella. Congratulations were offered and then followed up with the question, "Wait... Who is Pasquale Rotella?" It turns out Madison's beau and ...

  • Holly Madison pregnant: Hugh Hefner's ex expecting first child with beau ...

    The former "Girls Next Door" star is expecting her first child with her boyfriend of nine months, party promoter Pasquale Rotella. "Holly and I are so excited to announce that we are going to be parents," Rotella, 38, told People. "We're in love and ...

  • Las Vegas burlesque star and former Hugh Hefner girlfriend Holly Madison ...

    ... she'll be adding a new title to the resume - mom. The 33-year-old star of "Peepshow" told Us Weekly she's 12 weeks into her pregnancy.

  • Pasquale Rotella and Holly Madison Prepare For Parenthood: Hef's Ex Pregnant ...

    Today, news broke that Holly Madison, Hugh Hefner's ex-girlfriend, is twelve months pregnant with boyfriend Pasquale Rotella's child. Madison achieved notoriety during the show Girls Next Door in 2005, and later appeared Playboy magazine with her ...

  • Pasquale Rotella, Holly Madison's Boyfriend Expecting First Child, Former ...

    Holly Madison, better known as one of Hugh Hefner's girlfriends on the reality television series "The Girls Next Door," is pregnant.

  • Holly Madison is Expecting Her First Child with Pasquale Rotella

    Submitted by Stupid Celebrities on Aug 29, 2012. Holly Madison reveals she is expecting her first child. The Playboy model and reality star, who is the former "main" girlfriend of Hugh Hefner, is having a baby with Las Vegas party promoter Pasquale ...

  • Holly Madison's pregnant: Beau of only 9 months faces possible prison term

    Advertisement. Holly Madison is ecstatic with her pregnancy news as she and her boyfriend of nine months are expecting a child. The pregnancy news seems to be overshadowed by some legal problems that Pasquale Rotella, Holly's new boyfriend, is facing.

  • Pasquale Rotella: Holly Madison's Boyfriend, Baby Daddy Facing Jail Time!

    Pasquale Rotella, Holly Madison's boyfriend or baby daddy, bed partner, boot knocker or whatever it is you want to call him not only got the model-turned-reality star pregnant but now he may be facing jail time!

  • Holly Madison's Baby Daddy May Be Going to Jail

    Holly Madison just announced her pregnancy but her boyfriend, Pasquale Rotella, may not be spending a lot of time with his new kid because he could be going to jail for 13 years on embezzlement charges.

  • Holly Madison's baby daddy could go to jail

    And today we've learned that the baby's father, Pasquale Rotella, could be facing time in prison. Rotella, the founder and CEO of Insomniac, a producer of large-scale electronic-music concerts, was one of six individuals indicted in April on 29 counts ...

  • Holly Madison is going to be a mommy: Leaving 'Bo Peep' gig in Las Vegas

    Madison and her boyfriend Pasquale Rotella are expecting a baby and the former Playboy model was more than happy to tweet about it on Wednesday.

  • Extra Scoop: Holly Madison's Baby Daddy Headed for Lockup?

    Extra Scoop: Holly Madison's Baby Daddy Headed for Lockup? Getty Images. Former Playmate Holly Madison and boyfriend Pasquale Rotella are excited about the pregnancy, but the fact Rotella is facing up to 13 years in jail may put a damper on things.

  • Holly Madison revealed pregnancy by text

    Holly Madison told boyfriend Pasquale Rotella she was pregnant via text. The former 'Girls Next Door' star - who has previously dated Hugh Hefner - couldn't wait until she left the doctor's office to share her joy and immediately sent party promoter ...

  • Holly Madison shows off her baby bump for the first time in a Disneyland T ...

    And the 33-year-old appears to be getting pregnancy cravings already, as she stopped off at a local gas station to pick up some munchies with boyfriend Pasquale Rotella today. Baby bump! Holly Madison displayed her growing baby bump for the first time ...

  • Holly Madison's baby daddy possibly facing 13 years in jail

    The former Girls Next Door star has been dating her party promoter beau, Pasquale Rotella, for nine months and although she previously said she was in the process of adopting a baby from South Korea or Africa, it looks like she might have opted for a ...

  • Holly Madison's Baby Daddy Facing 13 Years In Prison!

    Congratulations are in order for Holly Madison who is pregnant with her first child, but the joy may be clouded because her boyfriend and baby daddy Pasquale Rotella is facing 13 years in prison! Pasquale, 38, is a party promoter and CEO of Insomniac ...

  • Holly Madison Pregnant With First Child With Boyfriend Pasquale Rotella

    Former Playboy playmate and Hugh Hefner girlfriend, Holly Madison, is expecting her first child with current beau and party promoter Pasquale Rotella. reported that she is three months into her pregnancy. "I've always wanted to be a mom ...

  • Las Vegas burlesque star Holly Madison pregnant

    The 33-year-old star of "Peepshow" told Us Weekly she and her boyfriend of nine months, Electric Daisy Carnival rave founder Pasquale Rotella, are expecting. Rotella issued a statement saying the two are in love and counting the days until the birth.

  • Holly Madison's boyfriend facing jail time

    The former Playboy Playmate announced she was expecting a baby with Pasquale Rotella on Wednesday, but it appears the pregnancy news is not the only thing on the couple's mind.

  • Could Holly Madison's Baby Daddy Be Heading To Jail?

    Girl Next Door Holly Madison confirmed the happy news this week that she is expecting her first child with boyfriend Pasquale Rotella. But the 32-year-old former Playboy model turned Las Vegas Peepshow star may also have some angst with her lover's ...

Andy Roddick

  • Saying Goodbye on His Own Terms

    There was no general manager to summon Andy Roddick into his office to say solemnly, "Son, I'm afraid we're not going to pick up your option.

  • Andy Roddick advances at US Open

    NEW YORK -- That Andy Roddick's last match as a twentysomething would not be his last match at the 2012 U.S. Open was hardly in doubt Tuesday, especially whenever he was launching that intimidating, tough-to-handle serve of his.

  • Andy Roddick: "I just feel like it's time."

    Andy Roddick's last hurrah in New York marks the end of an era for U.S. men's tennis. (Toby Melville - Reuters) The bright lights of New York City have always suited Andy Roddick. As the face of American men's tennis for the last decade, Roddick ...

  • Andy Roddick retires on his own terms

    Andy Roddick's surprise retirement from tennis Thursday on his 30th birthday ended an era for American tennis, sending the last US man to win a Grand Slam title to the showers after one final bow.

  • Andy Roddick Makes the Right Decision to Retire: A Fan's Opinion

    Andy Roddick saw the writing on the wall. Now the last American player to win one of the four grand slam tournaments in men's tennis is hanging up his racket for good.

  • Roddick Extends Career With Easy Victory at Open

    Andy Roddick was discussing his retirement-postponing victory during a TV interview when a group of fans interrupted by chanting, "One more year!

  • The Andy Roddick Farewell Tour Begins

    Andy Roddick announced Thursday his impending retirement following this year's tournament. At an impromptu press conference held on his 30th birthday, the de facto face of American men's tennis over the last decade described his waning commitment to ...

  • 2012 US Open: Unlike Andy Roddick, Serena Williams not thinking retirement

    4 women's seed reminded everyone Thursday that, unlike her contemporary Andy Roddick, she is in no hurry to retire. Serena Williams wore a hot pink tennis dress and a neon green headband, showed no ill effects from an ankle she rolled earlier this week ...

  • Andy Roddick Retires: How He Helped American Tennis

    When evaluating an athlete's career, it's convenient to predict what would have unfolded if he or she had come up from a different era.

  • Andy Roddick's Retirement News Conference

    ANDY RODDICK: I just feel like it's time. I don't know that I'm healthy enough or committed enough to go another year.

  • Andy Roddick Retires: 10 Greatest Matches of His Tennis Career

    Andy Roddick made his 30th birthday a memorable one with the announcement of his retirement, sending shockwaves around the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center.

  • Andy Roddick makes US Open his swan song

    0. New York. As Andy Roddick announced his planned retirement from tennis, Jo-Wilfried Tsonga made a very unplanned departure at the U.S.

  • Andy Roddick's Career Memorable For Both Wins And Almosts

    Despite playing in the same era as Roger Federer, Andy Roddick managed to put together an admirable career, even if he will be remembered as much for what he almost accomplished as for what he did.

  • Andy Roddick Announces Retirement at US Open, but Who's America's Next ...

    The big news in American Tennis is that Andy Roddick–who turned 30 today–will retire after this year's U.S. Open. Roddick, who captured the U.S.

  • Andy Roddick to retire, Rimes checks into rehab

    Tennis player and Lacoste fragrance model Andy Roddick has announced he will retire after the U.S. Open. Roddick made the decision to hang up his tennis shoes after winning the first round in New York.

  • Andy Roddick will retire from tennis at the conclusion of the US Open

    Instead of continuing a slow fade from the peak of men's tennis to the outskirts of the top 20, Andy Roddick has decided to step away from the sport.

  • 2003 US Open champ Andy Roddick wins easily, puts off retirement for at least ...

    2003 US Open champ Andy Roddick wins easily, puts off retirement for at least 1 more match. Howard Fendrich, The Associated Press Aug 31, 2012 22:05:00 PM.

  • Andy Roddick Retires: The 10 Greatest Moments of His Storied Tennis Career

    For the majority of his career, Andy Roddick was the top-ranked American player in tennis. Furthermore, in spite of his often ornery personality, he was very popular with American tennis fans.

  • Andy Roddick to retire from tennis after US Open

    (AP) NEW YORK - Andy Roddick's tennis career will close at the U.S. Open, the site of his biggest triumph. The 2003 champion at Flushing Meadows and former No.

  • Why Andy Roddick Had to Quit Tennis

    Andy Roddick's career has been all about timing. For nearly 15 years, it's been about perfecting his jaw-dropping serve, hitting it at just the right point of his toss for sickening speed.

Dedication 4

  • Lil Wayne Debuts Dedication 4 Trailer

    Since Dedication 4 is helmed by DJ Drama under his famed Gangsta Grillz mixtape series, Team Wayne was extra cautious with how they delivered this mixtape in an effort to keep pirate DJs at bay.

  • When Will Lil Wayne Release Dedication 4?

    Lil Wayne was expected to drop his latest mixtape Dedication 4 on August 30 (which he previously delayed in an an effort to support 2 Chainz's anticipated debut) but things have been quiet from the YMCMB camp today, with no word from Weezy on when the ...

  • Lil Wayne & DJ Drama "Dedication 4" Mixtape Trailer

    Additionally, Wayne explains that the tape is finished and what caused the delay. Dedication 4, which has been delayed several times, will officially drop on September 3rd at 4 p.m.

  • Lil Wayne Delays 'Dedication 4' Once Again, May Usher In His Doom

    If you're a Weezy fanatic, then you probably caught a hefty bitch-slap to the face from errand boy DJ Drama in the wee hours of the morning waiting for Dedication 4 to drop, as, once again (and, no, I've stopped keeping count), his yearned-over mixtape ...

  • Lil Wayne Confirms Dedication 4 Release Date

    By Carter Maness. After delaying the release of the fourth installment in his acclaimed DJ Drama-hosted Dedication mixtape series, Lil Wayne took to Twitter and confirmed the effort will now drop on August 30.

  • Lil Wayne & DJ Drama's "Dedication 4″ Mixtape Delayed … Again!

    Fans anxious to hear new music from Lil Wayne were disappointed when they found out that "Dedication 4″ - the rapper's highly anticipated collaborative mixtape with DJ Drama - would not be dropping today (Aug 30) as scheduled.

  • Lil Wayne's Dedication 4 Mixtape Pushed Back To September

    Dedication 4 had already been pushed back once, with the original release date scheduled for August 16. Lil Wayne decided to hold off on that date so his friend 2 Chainz's album Based On A T.R.

  • Lil Wayne Delays "Dedication 4″ Yet Again

    Ok. I think I am officially past giving a shit about Lil Wayne's rap career, or at least caring enough to pay attention to his schedule of releases.

  • Lil Wayne Pushes Back Dedication 4 Mixtape Release Date Again?

    It looks like Lil Wayne has once again pushed back the release date for his much anticipated 'Dedication 4′ mixtape. To say Lil Wayne's 'Dedication 4′ mixtape is highly anticipated would be an understatement. Since DJ Drama and Weezy announced the ...

  • Fair is dedicated to the memory of three longtime 4-H volunteers

    PHOTO COURTESY OF CAROLINE LACROIX THE FAMILIAR: green- and white-striped tents are in place behind the 4-H Clubhouse on Thompson Street, and that means its time for the East Middleboro 4-H Fair. The fair will be held this Saturday and Sunday ...

  • Lil Wayne Explains Dedication 4 Delay & Drops Trailer [VIDEO]

    Is the anticipation for Dedication 4 wearing on you like a ton of bricks? Well this video will do nothing to calm your nerves down at all.

  • Lil Wayne's Dedication 4 Mixtape Delayed, Again?

    Lil Wayne and DJ Drama's latest collaborative mixtape, Dedication 4, was scheduled to release today (August 30th). However, it seems like the highly anticipated project, whether it's to get a listen or to give you another reason to slander Weezy, will ...

  • Lil Wayne Delays "Dedication 4" Again

    Lil Wayne's mixtape "Dedication 4" has been delayed yet again. This marks the second push-back for the highly anticipated release.

  • Lil Wayne's Dedication 4 Gets Delayed

    "I know I was supposed to drop that Dedication 4 tonight - but listen, my homeboy 2 Chainz just dropped his album yesterday [August 14]," said Wayne following his performance in New York City alongside Nicki Minaj.

  • Lil Wayne Confirms 'Dedication 4' Mixtape Release Date, Laughs Off Drake ...

    Wayne, who recently announced that he is taking an indefinite hiatus from creating music in order to focus on his skateboarding career, is set to debut his highly anticipated Dedication 4 mixtape on Aug. 30. The rapper made the announcement via Twitter ...

  • Lil Wayne Confirms 'Dedication 4' Release Date

    Lil Wayne Confirms 'Dedication 4' Release Date. After delaying the arrival of his 'Dedication 4' mixtape for his fellow rapper and friend 2 Chainz, Lil Wayne has finally revealed to fans that his latest album will be in full circulation on August 30th ...

  • Lil Wayne Delays 'Dedication 4' Mixtape Again

    The first time around, Lil Wayne was supposed to release his highly-anticipated mixtape Dedication 4 on August 15 but delayed it because of his buddy 2 Chainz's album Based On A T.R.

  • Picks Column: Bowling Green

    Like the throngs of people waiting for the release of Lil Wayne's Dedication 4 mixtape, we here at the alligatorSports Brand Picks Column started bugging out when the calendar turned to Aug. 30 yesterday!

  • Lil Wayne's Packing "Dedication 4" W/ Big Surprise, Says DJ Drama [Video]

    Atlanta's DJ Drama is stirring up the anticipation for Lil Wayne's upcoming The Dedication 4 mixtape and said fans can expect a few surprises on the project.

  • Neighbors: Arnot Ogden honors 4 dedicated nurses

    Write about everyday, ordinary people, and you soon learn there's nothing ordinary about them. Case in point, four Arnot Ogden Medical Center nurses who go above and beyond their duties each day to ensure excellent care.

Jersey Shore

  • MTV reveals why 'Jersey Shore' is ending

    MTV is speaking out about its decision to conclude its top-rated series Jersey Shore. Below, the network's executive vp of programming Chris Linn reveals why the reality phenomenon is coming to a close this year, teases final season storylines, reveals ...

  • GUIDOS RUN THE WORLD! 7 Lessons "Jersey Shore" Has Taught Us (LIST)

    After nearly three years, MTV's Jersey Shore, one of the greatest TV shows of all time, will be coming to an end after this season, the show's sixth.

  • Ann Romney Loves 'Modern Family,' 'Jersey Shore' Calls It Quits And More ...

    ... Heights, New Jersey to Florence, Italy, <a href="" target="_hplink">MTV has announced that "Jersey Shore" will end after its upcoming Season 6</a>.

  • 'Jersey Shore' canceled after 6 seasons

    Unveiled to an unsuspecting public in December 2009, "Jersey Shore" is another of those tragic TV industry stories. The Situation, Snooki and the rest of the gang still had so many neighborhoods to terrorize, and so much binge-drinking, hooking up and ...

  • Snooki is 'great' being a mom to her 'beautiful' baby boy, says 'Jersey Shore ...

    He's from New Jersey, he lives around 15 minutes from me." The sixth and final season of "Jersey Shore" premieres Oct. 4 on MTV, and will feature Cortese's June arrest for disorderly conduct.

  • Down the Shore: Wine Fest, Boat Race, Antiques Fair

    The Aztec, 901 Boardwalk, Seaside Heights: The Aztec sponsors Jersey Shore Fridays with DJ Edit and DJ E.Q. and Copa free from 10 p.m.

  • Sideshow: 'Jersey Shore' ending (finally!)

    It's a happy, happy day for the Garden State: Jersey Shore has decided to pack up and leave. (That'd be the TV show, not the locale, though I wouldn't mind if Wildwood took a hiatus.

  • OMGTL: Jersey Shore's Most Shocking Moments

    Jersey Shore is officially ending. Depending on your feelings for the show, you either took this as a sign that the world isn't ending (take that, Mayans!

  • 'Jersey Shore' to end after season six

    'Jersey Shore' to end after season six. By Anna Chan, TODAY. Say goodbye to Snooki, The Situation, DJ Pauly D, JWoww and the rest of the "Jersey Shore" gang. MTV announced Thursday morning that the reality show will end after season six.

  • Mark in the Morning: Dumb as it was, 'Jersey Shore' served as cautionary tale

    The news today is that "Jersey Shore" will soon be relegated to the has-been, garbage-bin of pop culture. One more season, then it's re-runs, then cleaned-up re-runs on a secondary network or cable channel.

  • 'Jersey Shore' canceled after this season on MTV

    August 31, 2012 (NEW YORK) -- MTV gave the last call for ''Jersey Shore'' Thursday, saying the raucous reality show will conclude after its upcoming sixth season, which begins Oct. 4. The series, whose roots lay in a party house in Seaside Heights, N.J ...

  • 'Jersey Shore': Washed up after the coming season

    By FRAZIER MOORE, AP Television Writer - 1 minute ago. NEW YORK (AP) - MTV gave the last call for "Jersey Shore" on Thursday, saying the raucous reality show will conclude after its upcoming sixth season, which begins Oct. 4. The series, whose roots ...

  • Exclusive: Snooki's 'Jersey Shore' Cast Welcomes Baby 'Meatball' Lorenzo!

    After nearly six rambunctious seasons filled with hot-tub hookups, prowling for "gorilla juice heads," fist-pumping (and fights) at Karma, shifts at the Shore Store and penne-fueled Sunday dinners, our favorite housemates from MTV's "Jersey Shore ...

  • Top 10 outrageous 'Jersey Shore' moments

    After years of watching the Jersey Shore roommates get in to trouble and party their nights away, their fun on the shore has officially come to an end.

  • Arrivederci, 'Jersey Shore'!

    As its popularity skyrocketed in Season One, Jersey Shore began making major headlines. But no incident received as much attention as the moment Snooki got punched.

  • Businesses will miss 'Jersey Shore'

    The 'Jersey Shore' house in Seaside Heights has become popular with tourists, such as Dana Rivera and Joe Finn of Tuckerton, seen here taking pictures of Samantha Finn, 6, and Austin Finn, 9. 10/20/2011 / ASBURY PARK PRESS FILE PHOTO ...

  • Former Jersey Shore Star Angelina Calls Cancellation a "Relief for America"

    We've already heard from the Jersey Shore castmates regarding how they feel about the end of the show. But how could we forget the ninth roommate?

  • MTV to end 'Jersey Shore' after upcoming season

    Sit down, please, spray-tanned fist pumpers: MTV made it official Thursday and announced that it's pulling the plug on "Jersey Shore" after airing the show's upcoming sixth season, which begins Oct. 4. Since the beachside booze-fest began in December ...

  • 'Jersey Shore' Canceled: Why MTV Ended The Series

    MTV is speaking out about its decision to conclude its top-rated series "Jersey Shore." Below, the network's executive vp of programming Chris Linn reveals why the reality phenomenon is coming to a close this year, teases final season storylines ...

  • Snooki & 'Jersey Shore' Bid Farewell

    "Jersey Shore" became a pop-culture sensation and one of MTV's biggest hits with its premiere in December 2009.

Robin Roberts

  • Mother of GMA co-host Robin Roberts dies

    NEW YORK (AP) - Lucimarian Roberts, the mother of "Good Morning America" co-host Robin Roberts, has died a day after the anchor announced she was taking a medical leave for a bone marrow transplant.

  • People: Robin Williams, Robin Roberts, Julie Taymor, Sage Stallone

    News in nanu-nanu land: Robin Williams could be returning to his TV roots in a half-hour comedy by David E. Kelley. The Oscar-winning actor (for "Good Will Hunting) burst onto the small screen in the late 1970s and early '80s as the alien Mork in ABC's ...

  • Robin Roberts' mother dies; 'GMA' host there in time to say goodbye

    Like millions of Americans, I watched parts of "Good Morning America" on Thursday morning to see co-host Robin Roberts bid a temporary goodbye to us as she goes off to have a crucial bone marrow transplant to battle her rare blood disorder.

  • Mother of GMA co-host Robin Roberts dies

    NEW YORK (AP) - Lucimarian Roberts, the mother of "Good Morning America" co-host Robin Roberts, has died a day after the anchor announced she was taking a medical leave for a bone marrow transplant.

  • Robin Roberts loses her mother after leving 'GMA' early

    UPI News Service, 08/31/2012. Robin Roberts left "Good Morning America" on medical leave a day early to see her ailing mother in Mississippi before her mother died, ABC News reported.

  • Robin Roberts' mother dies

    ABC News said of Robin's mother: "Lucimarian Tolliver Roberts was the first African American to head Mississippi's board of education.

  • Robin Roberts makes it home for mother's passing

    Robin Roberts started her medical leave early - yesterday instead of today - so that she could fly to Mississippi to be with her mother, Lucimarian Tolliver Roberts, who died in Gulfport on Thursday at age 88.

  • Robin Roberts' Mother Dies After Good Morning America Anchor Heads Home to ...

    The sad news follows Roberts' announcement that she will be taking a medical leave to undergo a bone-marrow transplant after being diagnosed earlier this year with myelodysplastic syndrome, a disease of the blood and bone marrow.

  • Ann Romney: 'Our Love' Is With Robin Roberts

    "Our love is with her. She's lost her mother. I don't think there's a harder thing we do in our lives than to lose our mothers so our thoughts and prayers, Robin, they're with you, " said Romney, who tweeted a message of support to Robin earlier this ...

  • Robin Roberts' mother dies at 88

    Robin Roberts left "Good Morning America" on Thursday to be with her ailing mother. Roberts made it to the family's Mississippi home before her mom, Lucimarian, died at age 88 on Thursday.

  • Evelyn Lozada, Chad Johnson divorce: Robin Roberts cancels interview with ...

    Robin Roberts backed out of an exclusive interview with Chad Johnson's estranged wife Evelyn Lozada earlier this month because of her health crisis, reports TMZ.

  • Robin Roberts's Mother, Lucimarian Tolliver Roberts, Dies

    A chief reason for Robin Roberts's early departure from Good Morning America on Thursday was the serious condition of her mother, Lucimarian Tolliver Roberts.

  • Lucimarian Roberts, mother of Robin Roberts, dead at 88

    The mother of "Good Morning America" co-host Robin Roberts died Thursday night, just hours after her daughter signed off the show to begin a medical leave for treatment of the bone marrow disorder MDS.

  • Robin Roberts exits 'GMA' with a promise to return

    NEW YORK (AP) - Robin Roberts said goodbye Thursday to her ''Good Morning America'' co-workers and audience.

  • ENTERTAINMENT BLOG: Happenings; Robin Roberts, Princess Di, Rolling ...

    That's Entertainment! sends a shout out and best wishes to Good Morning America's Robin Roberts. Roberts is one of the finest journalists and nicest people anyone could meet in all of journalism.

  • Lucimarian Roberts, Mother Of GMA's Robin Roberts, Passes Away At 88

    The mother of Robin Roberts has passed away. Lucimarian Roberts was 88. Robin Roberts, who co-hosts Good Morning America, had already taken leave of the show to undergo a bone marrow transplant.

  • Robin Roberts' Mother, Lucimarian Roberts, Dies at 88

    Good Morning America anchor Robin Roberts made it home to Mississippi to be at the bedside of mother, Lucimarian Roberts, before the 88-year-old passed away on Thursday.

  • Robin Roberts' Mom, Lucimarian, Gone At 88

    Robin Roberts lost her mother yesterday. The affable Good Morning America host was supposed to take leave from the program today to deal with her myelodysplastic syndrome, but when her mother's health took a turn for the worse, she decided to cut out a ...

  • Robin Roberts' mother dies, ABC News says

    (CNN) -- The mother of "Good Morning America" host Robin Roberts has died, ABC News reported early Friday. Roberts made it home to Mississippi to see her 88-year-old mother, who died Thursday evening, according to the news network.

  • Lucimarian Roberts, GMA's Robin Roberts' mother, dies

    ... AIM, social bookmarking and networking sites, etc. August 31, 2012 (WLS) -- 'GMA' host Robin Roberts' mother has passed away at the age of 88, just hours after Robin said goodbye to the show to take a medical leave of absence.

Marco Rubio

  • Marco Rubio Likens Mitt Romney's Personal Story to His Own

    As he introduced the Republican nominee Thursday night, Marco Rubio linked Mitt Romney's personal history to his own family's immigrant narrative and the stories of people across the country striving to achieve the "American miracle.

  • Marco Rubio RNC Speech Accidentally Endorses More Government

    Tea party favorite Marco Rubio had one of those did-he-just-say-that moments by jumbling words in his Republican National Convention speech to accidently advocate for bigger government at the expense of liberty.

  • Geraldo Rivera: Clint Eastwood and Marco Rubio Are Not Enough

    Do the geniuses in the GOP really think that putting Latinos on stage in Tampa, even the hugely attractive senator Marco Rubio who delivered a barn-burning introduction to Mitt Romney will seal the deal with the ethnic group destined to decide the ...

  • Clint Eastwood, Marco Rubio and Mitt Romney: RNC final day in 90 seconds

    31, 2012 - On the last night of the 2012 Republican National Convention, the floor's highlights came from Clint Eastwood, Marco Rubio, Jeb Bush and the official GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney. (/The Washington Post) Correction: Clarification: ...

  • Condoleezza Rice and Marco Rubio Are The GOP's Golden Tokens

    In fact, Rice joins U.S. Senator Marco Rubio on the list of prominent Uncle Toms shucking and jiving the great "American" values of the Republican Party.

  • Speech Burnishes Rubio's Prospects

    Marco Rubio's profile has risen steadily since his arrival in Washington last year, but his speech at the Republican convention assured him a spot in the elite tier of Republicans with a legitimate shot at capturing a future GOP nomination, prominent ...

  • Marco Rubio Speech At 2012 Republican Convention: America Is About 'New ...

    Paul Ryan, right, along with Ann Romney, wife of U.S. Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney, left, applaud during Florida Senator Marco Rubio's speech at the Republican National Convention in Tampa, Fla., on Thursday, Aug. 30, 2012.

  • Marco Rubio Speech and Julian Castro DNC Keynote: Conventions Feature ...

    Marco Rubio Speech and Julian Castro DNC Keynote: Conventions Feature Latinos But Not Sincerity. Sofia Scott; in; Politics,; 2012 Elections; 3 minutes ago.

  • Marco Rubio, Clint Eastwood, Jeb Bush, Newt and Callista Gingrich speak at RNC

    A parade of speakers took the stage at the Republican National Convention in Tampa Thursday, ahead of presidential nominee Mitt Romney's acceptance speech.

  • Marco Rubio steps into national spotlight with GOP convention speech focused ...

    Marco Rubio of Florida may have been the brightest of them all. Rubio, a tea party favorite and national GOP luminary who first won election to the Senate in 2010, captivated the crowd at the Tampa Bay Times Forum on Thursday evening with a prime-time ...

  • Marco Rubio Delivers Rousing Speech at RNC

    TAMPA, Fla. - In a rousing speech infused with the theme of American exceptionalism, Florida Sen. Marco Rubio introduced Mitt Romney to those gathered for the Republican National Convention's culminating moment: the former Massachusetts governor's ...

  • Marco Rubio says those identifying themselves as 'pro-life' are at highest ...

    Marco Rubio, R-Fla., answered questions about abortion on Face the Nation on the eve of the Republican National Convention.

  • Marco Rubio RNC speech video: Mitt Romney introduced by Florida Senator ...

    TAMPA (CNN) -- Sen. Marco Rubio's convention speech Thursday introducing Mitt Romney offered voters a look at one of the Republican Party's fastest-rising stars, and brought to the fore what the conservative movement hopes its future will look like.

  • Marco Rubio links Romney's story to his

    TAMPA, Fla. -- Marco Rubio linked his family's immigrant story to that of Mitt Romney's in a speech introducing the Republican nominee Thursday, saying the shared experiences were testimony to what makes America an exceptional nation.

  • Republican Convention: Marco Rubio Touts Romney's Economic Skills & Values

    Marco Rubio, the Florida senator who has been labeled by some as the "Michael Jordan of Republican Politics" was given the chance to set up an alley oop pass for GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney Thursday night at the Republican Convention in ...

  • Transcript of Marco Rubio's speech at the RNC

    Transcript of Marco Rubio's speech at the RNC. Published August 30, 2012. The following is a transcript of Fla.

  • Marco Rubio thrills RNC on final night

    TAMPA, Fla. -- Marco Rubio delivered the biggest speech of his young political career by offering a sweeping narrative of his immigrant past and delivering a stern rebuke of the policies of President Barack Obama.

  • Marco Rubio: My story is Romney's story

    Marco Rubo focused on the idea of America as an exceptional nation - a concept on which the Miami-born son of Cuban immigrants has focused in stump speeches long before this convention.

  • Marco Rubio RNC 2012 full speech

    30, 2012 - Florida Senator Marco Rubio introduced Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney at the Republican National Convention on Thursday night.

  • Marco Rubio introduces Mitt Romney at the RNC

    Marco Rubio introduces Mitt Romney at the RNC. Marco Rubio introduces Mitt Romney at the RNC. Aug. 30, 2012 - Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) roused the crowd at the Republican National Convention before introducing Republican presidential nominee Mitt ...

Eddie Murphy

  • Eddie Murphy shopping 'Beverly Hills Cop' for the small screen

    Sony Pictures Television, Shawn Ryan, executive producer of "The Last Resort," and Eddie Murphy are shopping a small-screen version of Paramount's "Beverly Hills Cop," The Hollywood Reporter said.

  • Eddie Murphy Dead? Another Death Hoax Claims Actor Dies in Snowboarding ...

    Actor Eddie Murphy accepts the Favorite Voice from an Animated Movie award at the 24th annual Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards in Los Angeles in this April 2, 2011 file photo.

  • Bill Cosby, Rihanna, Eddie Murphy: Not dead

    Not true. Rihanna was reported to have had a heart attack on Monday. Also not true. And Eddie Murphy's latest death -- Tuesday -- was said to have been the result of a snowboarding accident.

  • Eddie Murphy shops 'Beverly Hills Cop' television series

    Eddie Murphy wants to bring "Beverly Hills Cop" to the small screen. The actor starred in the film of the same name, which was released in 1984 and starred Murphy as wisecracking detective Axel Foley.

  • Eddie Murphy Dead? No, The Actor Is The Latest Celebrity Victim Of A Death Hoax

    Eddie Murphy is alive and well despite a report Friday that the actor was killed in a snowboard accident in Zermatt, Switzerland.

  • Eddie Murphy Dead; Hoax Now Claims Fake Death in Snowboarding Accident

    Eddie Murphy dead has sprung as a trending topic countless times in the last year. The 51 year-old actor is now claimed to have died in a snowboarding accident on Friday morning.

  • Eddie Murphy Shops Beverly Hills Cop TV Series; Darren Aronofsky-Produced ...

    A possible sequel to the movie franchise is being shopped as a series with Detroit detective Axel Foley (Eddie Murphy) making an occasional appearance.

  • Eddie Murphy could appear in 'Beverly Hills Cop' TV series

    Sony Pictures Television, "The Last Resort" executive producer Shawn Ryan and Eddie Murphy are shopping a small-screen version of Paramount's "Beverly Hills Cop," The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed.

  • Eddie Murphy and 'The Shield' Creator Plan 'Beverly Hills Cop' Series

    Word is that The Shield creator Shawn Ryan is working with Eddie Murphy and Sony Pictures Television for a Beverly Hills Cop TV series, and networks began hearing their pitch for the project this afternoon.

  • Eddie Murphy, The Shield creator preparing Beverly Hills Cop TV show

    Eddie Murphy, The Shield creator preparing Beverly Hills Cop TV show. Updated: Thursday, August 30, 2012 9:30 AM EST. Photo Galleries from TVGuideMore>>.

  • Eddie Murphy shopping "Beverly Hills Cop" TV show

    Vulture reports that Eddie Murphy, Sony Pictures Television and "The Shield" creator Shawn Ryan are shopping a TV adaptation to broadcast networks this week, with Murphy serving as executive producer.

  • Eddie Murphy And The Shield Creator Bringing Beverly Hills Cop To TV!

    Axel Foley is back!!! The wise crackin' Detroit cop who catapulted Eddie Murphy into superstardom will collar crooks again in 90210.

  • Hicks: Eddie Murphy pitching 'Beverly Hills Cop' TV show Posted: 08/29/2012 04:26:37 PM PDT. Because none of his new ideas seem to work, Eddie Murphy may bring "Beverly Hills Cop" to television. Murphy has talked about a possible "Beverly Hills Cop 4" movie for ...

  • Eddie Murphy's 'Beverly Hills Cop' TV Series Moves Forward As Networks Circle

    I'd do the pilot, show up here and there," Eddie Murphy said about the TV concept last fall, and indeed, things are rolling right along as networks are now taking a hard look at the show.

  • Eddie Murphy wants to bring 'Beverly Hills Cop' to TV

    The Hollywood Reporter announced on August 28 that Eddie Murphy and Shawn Ryan are in discussions to bring Murphy's classic R-rated comedy "Beverly Hills Cop" to television as a weekly ongoing series.

  • Charlie Murphy approaches stand-up comedy at full speed

    Charlie Murphy is used to answering certain questions, but he's especially used to queries that aren't even related to his accomplishments or career.

  • Eddie Murphy Teaming with The Shield Creator for Beverly Hills Cop TV Show

    The Shield creator and executive producer Shawn Ryan is teaming with Beverly Hills Cop star Eddie Murphy on a TV adaptation of the hugely popular 1984 big-screen comedy, Vulture reports.

  • Eddie Murphy Returning to TV with 'Beverly Hills Cop' Show?

    Eddie Murphy Returning to TV with 'Beverly Hills Cop' Show? August 29, 2012 Television. Actor Eddie Murphy could be reprising his role as Axel Foley in a new "Beverly Hills Cop" TV show.

  • Eddie Murphy, Shawn Ryan Working On Bringing Beverly Hills Cop To TV (Report)

    On Tuesday evening, Vulture reported that Eddie Murphy, Shawn Ryan (creator of "The Shield") and Sony Pictures Television are working on making a TV show, inspired by the films, into a reality.

  • Will Eddie Murphy's 'Beverly Hills Cop' Spinoff Join the List of Best or Worst ...

    Neither do we, but Eddie Murphy believes audiences are hungry for more of his signature character. Much more, as it's been announced that he is developing a TV series that would pick up the maverick detective's story.

Mitt Romney

  • Mitt Romney's anachronistic armor

    Mitt Romney's anachronistic armor. Mitt Romney is the retro candidate, writes Michael Gerson. His stories are sentimental, his jokes are corny, his parents are his heroes and his family is aggressively nuclear.

  • Aide: Romney found Eastwood speech "funny"

    A senior adviser to Mitt Romney's campaign acknowledged on Friday that actor/director Clint Eastwood veered off previously discussed talking points in his controversial Republican National Convention address, but said the Republican nominee enjoyed the ...

  • Mitt Romney's assertions don't always ring true, according to fact checkers

    By Bobby Caina Calvan, Globe Staff. WASHINGTON -- Mitt Romney kept fact-checkers busy Thursday night, as claims made in his acceptance speech come under scrutiny.

  • Is Mitt Romney right about the country's economic pessimism?

    Mitt Romney cast the American public in a pessimistic mood in his acceptance speech to the Republican National Convention on Thursday night.

  • Mitt Romney goes to Louisiana, Barack Obama will go there Monday

    TAMPA - Newly-minted Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney flew to Louisiana Friday afternoon, touring damage from Hurricane Isaac three days before President Obama -- and making abundantly clear that the general election has begun.

  • Opinion: Mitt Romney's dangerous path abroad

    The speeches at this week's Republican National Convention, on top of those that Mitt Romney has been giving during the campaign, make clear that Americans face as stark a choice on foreign policy as on domestic policy.

  • Mitt Romney Becomes First GOP Nominee Since 1952 Not To Mention War

    WASHINGTON - With America embroiled in its longest armed conflict, Mitt Romney became the first Republican since 1952 to accept his party's nomination without mentioning war.

  • Mitt Romney, Barack Obama Ramp Up 2012 Campaigns Between Conventions

    FORT BLISS, Texas - His convention turn coming fast, President Barack Obama on Friday began sprinting toward one of his last, best shots to win over voters, ready to promise better days even for those who do not feel better off.

  • Mitt Romney Campaign Accepting Text Message Donations

    Republican vice presidential nominee, Rep. Paul Ryan, left and Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney waves to delegates after his speech at the Republican National Convention in Tampa, Fla.

  • Mitt Romney speech leaves Ron Paul 'skeptical'

    Ron Paul said GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney's convention speech left him "very skeptical" that the country's economic policies will change.

  • Mitt Romney launches text-to-donate effort

    Newly crowned Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney launched a text-to-donate effort Friday, following a similar move by President Obama's campaign last week.

  • Letter: Mitt Romney must earn trust

    During the 2012 presidential campaign, much has been made of Mitt Romney's refusal to release multiple years of tax returns to demonstrate his openness and to make full public disclosure regarding whether or not he has been meeting his obligation, like ...

  • Photos: Bill Keller says Mitt Romney, GOP pray to Satan at RNC

    Keller stated, "Mitt Romney, Glenn Beck, and all Mormons LIE that they are Christians, when their beliefs are in 100% contradiction to Biblical Christianity.

  • Media Ignore Romney's Double Standard On Business Experience

    In his speech at the Republican National Convention, Mitt Romney suggested that Barack Obama was unqualified to be president because he didn't have enough experience working in a business.

  • Mitt-Ster nice guy: Did Romney's speech help humanize him?

    Did Mitt Romney's much-anticipated RNC speech humanize him in the eyes of Independent voters? Did his wife and friends help show him in a different light?

  • Six Olympians Who Support Mitt Romney's Presidential Campaign

    The Olympic Games may have come to a close, but the race for the presidency is just heating up. The following six Olympians appeared onstage at the Aug. 30, 2012 at the Republican National Convention in support of Presidential Candidate Mitt Romney, ...

  • Text of Mitt Romney's GOP convention speech

    7:22 am August 31, 2012, by Jamie Dupree. Here is the text of Republican Mitt Romney's speech to the GOP convention in Tampa, as he accepted his party's nomination for President on Thursday night.

  • Mitt Romney Flies to Louisiana to View Storm Damage; Obama to Visit Monday ...

    Just days after Hurricane Isaac made landfall in Louisiana, the intensifying presidential campaign arrived in full force Friday as Mitt Romney toured damaged areas, his visit drawing attacks from several leading Democrats who said his running mate Rep.

  • Mitt Romney Refers To United States As 'Company' In Post-Republican National ...

    Mitt Romney, who has frequently highlighted his executive acumen in his campaign for the White House, mixed business with politics on Friday when he mistakenly called the United States a "company" that he thinks he and his running mate can rescue.

  • Mitt Romney chooses the rhetorical high road at the Republican convention

    Mitt Romney chooses the rhetorical high road at the Republican convention. Published: Friday, August 31, 2012, 4:10 PM. Syndicated columns By Syndicated columns The Oregonian Follow.