The basset hound that charmed America – Mashable

August 23, 2015 by  
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The basset hound that charmed America
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… deadpan reactions to the actors and musicians around him quickly earned him guest spots on other television shows. A tongue-in-cheek LIFE magazine article in March 1950 declared him a celebrity, praising his “polished acting and superb critical

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National Portrait Gallery Show Explores Nature of Celebrity – Voice of America

May 20, 2015 by  
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National Portrait Gallery Show Explores Nature of Celebrity
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WASHINGTON—. In the age of selfies, social media and streaming videos, the idea of what makes a celebrity has expanded far beyond the Hollywood icons of the past. Now scientists, technology geeks, designers, writers and YouTube stars achieve fame …

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See how ‘Good Morning America’ meteorologist Ginger Zee fared on ‘Celebrity … – MLive.com

May 15, 2015 by  
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See how 'Good Morning America' meteorologist Ginger Zee fared on 'Celebrity
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GRAND RAPIDS, MI – "Good Morning America" meteorologist and Michigan native Ginger Zee ran into "Hurricane Young" and took second place during her appearance on "Celebrity Jeopardy!" Zee competed against Josh Gad ("Frozen," "The Comedians") …
Watch 'Scandal' Star Bellamy Young Dominate 'Celebrity Jeopardy'Variety
Scandal star Bellamy Young owns Celebrity Jeopardy: WatchEntertainment Weekly (blog)
Scandal's Bellamy Young Slays Celebrity Jeopardy, Knows Her Literature!Us Magazine

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Al Shabaab calls for attack on Mall of America in new video – Fox News

February 22, 2015 by  
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Al Shabaab calls for attack on Mall of America in new video
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A new video from Al Shabaab purportedly shows the terror group calling for an attack on Mall of America, in Bloomington, Minn. According to Fox 9, the mall is one of three similar targets the terror group specifically names, including West Edmonton Mall in …
Mall of America Heightens Security After al-Shabaab ThreatABC News
Homeland security chief worried about al Shabaab mall threatReuters
Al-Shabaab calls for attacks on western shopping mallsCNN
CBS Local –NBCNews.com –Bloomberg
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Mall of America Heightens Security After al-Shabaab Threat – ABC News

February 22, 2015 by  
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Mall of America Heightens Security After al-Shabaab Threat
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One of the largest malls in the United States has heightened security after a video claiming to be posted online by a Somali militant group affiliated with al Qaeda called for attacks against the mall. The Mall of America in Bloomington, Minnesota, issued a …
Johnson warns Mall of America patronsCNN
Mall of America "extra security precautions" after threatCBS News
MOA Strengthens Security Following Video ThreatCBS Local
CNN International –National Post –The Globe and Mail
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PGA of America president ousted – SFGate

October 25, 2014 by  
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PGA of America president ousted
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Ted Bishop has been removed as president of the PGA of America over a sexist tweet directed at Ian Poulter. Bishop was unhappy about comments Poulter made in his book about the Ryder Cup captaincy of Nick Faldo in 2008 and Tom Watson last month.
PGA president fired for 'insensitive' remarksReuters
Ted Bishop out as PGA PresidentABC News
Ted Bishop resigns as PGA presidentThe Detroit News
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Is It Weird When Politicians Roll Up Their Sleeves

September 10, 2010 by  
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President Obama isn’t the only one who does it, but he did it a few days ago.

Is it just me or is it really weird when politicians take off their ties and jackets, then roll up their sleeves to make it look like they are “just an ordinary joe” pitching in and getting the work done?

Then they leave, get back in their massive motorcade with FBI and secret service everywhere, jump back in their jet and zoom off somewhere else, for another photo-op.

Wouldn’t it be great if they’d actually listen for a change, rather than talking at you.

President Obama was at what seemed like a campaign stop, talking up fixing US transportation infrastructure.

8 Westerners on Medical Team Killed in Afghanistan – Voice of America

August 7, 2010 by  
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8 Westerners on Medical Team Killed in Afghanistan
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Photo: AP An international Christian charity said Saturday that militants killed part of its 12-member medical team, including six Americans, one German, one Briton and two Afghan interpreters, in a remote area of northern Afghanistan.
International Assistance Mission slayings: part of Taliban war strategyChristian Science Monitor
Medics killed in Afghanistan 'were not missionaries'BBC News
Afghan medical mission ends in death for 10The Associated Press
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