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31 Million Watch Obama At Tucson Memorial

14th January 2011

Nielsen Research said on Thursday that some 31 million people watched President Obama's speech during the memorial service for victims of the Tucson shooting Wednesday night on NBC, CBS, Fox, ABC, CNN, Fox News and...

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Morgan Still Upset About Madonna Pregnancy Lie

12th January 2011

Newsman PIERS MORGAN is still sore about missing out on MADONNA's pregnancy scoop when he was a British tabloid editor - and that's one of the reasons why he's banned the pop superstar from his...

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Abc Romancing Bloomberg News

11th January 2011

Rumors that ABC may partner with Bloomberg News took on new credence Monday as both Disney-ABC TV chief Anne Sweeney and ABC News President Ben Sherwood each indicated that a partnership with Bloomberg's cable channel...

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Will Parker Spitzer Lose Parker?

11th January 2011

Conservative commentator Kathleen Parker is about to be dumped from CNN's low-rated Parker Spitzer , according to the New York Post, which cited an unnamed insider. The source told the newspaper that Parker was being...

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Piers Morgan To Interview George Clooney

11th January 2011

Piers Morgan will interview George Clooney and Ricky Gervais during the first week of his new US talk show.The former 'America's Got Talent' judge will quiz the star pair on 'Piers Morgan Tonight' as well...

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Morgan: 'I'll Drop Madonna Ban If She Apologises To Me'

10th January 2011

Newsman-turned-TV personality PIERS MORGAN has given MADONNA hope after snubbing the pop superstar from his new CNN talk show - he'll lift the ban if she publicly apologises for being an annoyance to him.Morgan famously...

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Piers Morgan's First Guest Oprah

7th January 2011

Piers Morgan has landed Oprah Winfrey as his first guest when Piers Morgan Tonight launches on Jan. 17, replacing Larry King Live on CNN. Morgan told the winter television critics press tour in Pasadena Thursday...

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Notorious B.i.g. Murder Probe Revived

7th January 2011

Police in California have reportedly revived the investigation into the murder of rap legend NOTORIOUS B.I.G., 13 years after he was gunned down in Los Angeles.The hip-hop star, real name Christopher Wallace, was shot dead...

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Piers Morgan Interviews Oprah For Us Debut

7th January 2011

Oprah Winfrey will be Piers Morgan's first guest on his new US TV show.The 45-year-old British journalist -'Piers Morgan Tonight' replaces the legendary 'Larry King Live' on CNN - is delighted to be kicking off...

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Morgan Credits Cowell Tears With Landing Him U.s. Deal

7th January 2011

British journalist-turned-TV-personality PIERS MORGAN is crediting SIMON COWELL's tears with helping him land a multi-million dollar U.S. deal to take over from beloved TV newsman LARRY KING.Morgan was announced as King's CNN replacement last year...

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Oprah Will Be Morgan's First Guest

6th January 2011

OPRAH WINFREY will be British journalist-turned-TV personality PIERS MORGAN's first guest when he launches his new CNN chat show on 17 January (11).Morgan was announced as longtime CNN anchor Larry King's replacement last year (11)...

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Gwyneth Paltrow To Duet With Cee-lo Green On Snl?

5th January 2011

GWYNETH PALTROW, the American actress who stars in the forthcoming movie 'Country Strong' about a washed up singer songwriter, is set to host SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE on 15th January 2011, reports CNN. However, it has...

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Alec Baldwin Plans Political Career

5th January 2011

Alec Baldwin would like to run for political office. The '30 Rock' star wants to work in the US government because he "deeply cares about the middle class" and thinks many politicians are failing to...

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Baldwin Fuels Rumours Of Political Move

5th January 2011

ALEC BALDWIN has fuelled speculation he is planning to swap acting for politics when his 30 ROCK contract runs out next year (12), by declaring he is "very, very interested" in pursuing a career change.Baldwin...

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After Jumping From Cbs To Cnn, Roberts Jumps From Cnn To Fox

4th January 2011

John Roberts, who quit CBS News to join CNN in 2007 after he was passed over for Katie Couric to replace Dan Rather as anchor of the CBS Evening News , is now heading for...

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Tv Viewing Continues To Rise

3rd January 2011

Despite competition from the Internet, a myriad of videogame platforms, cheap DVD rentals via Netflix, RedBox, and video-on-demand, broadcast and cable viewing actually increased slightly in 2010, according to Nielsen Research. As reported in Sunday's...

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Shuster Praises Msnbc -- Which Fired Him

31st December 2010

Former MSBC host David Shuster, who was suspended by the NBC-controlled cable network after it discovered that he had been auditioning for an anchor's job at rival CNN, had nothing but praise for his former...

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Review Of The Year

31st December 2010

It's been an incredible year in the world of showbiz, with the usual headline-grabbing antics, scandal, sleaze, celebrity births, star weddings, and bitter break-ups. Here, WENN takes a look back at the first six months...

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Griffin Remains Defiant Over New Year Show

31st December 2010

KATHY GRIFFIN is refusing to tone down her bad language for an upcoming New Year's Eve (31Dec10) TV appearance, insisting she is prepared to be pulled off air and fired rather than compromise her act.The...

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Fascinating Fact 10574

30th December 2010

WikiLeaks mastermind JULIAN ASSANGE has been named CNN.com's Most Intriguing Person on 2010. The journalist who spent time behind bars for exposing top secret information, beat President Barack Obama and Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg to...

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Dangerfield's Widow Finds Love With 93-Year-old Billionaire

30th December 2010

Comedy legend RODNEY DANGERFIELD's widow has fallen in love with billionaire KIRK KERKORIAN, according to new U.S. reports.Joan Dangerfield, 58, and the 93-year-old businessman first met on a blind date two years ago and now...

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Kidman Overcome With Emotion As Unifem Ambassador

28th December 2010

NICOLE KIDMAN has had to toughen up as global women's organisation UNIFem's goodwill ambassador - so she can sit and listen to rape victims' stories without sobbing.The Aussie actress admits she was overcome with emotion...

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Bieber Wants To Take Bieber Fever To Romanian Orphans

27th December 2010

Pop star JUSTIN BIEBER wants to hug a Romanian orphan in 2011.The Baby singer reveals he's haunted by images he has seen of the parent-less tots in Europe and he's dedicated to doing what he...

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Couric And Cbs Set To Begin New Contract Talks

21st December 2010

CBS and Katie Couric are expected to begin negotiations on a new contract next month with the likelihood that her $15-million annual salary will be slashed, the New York Post reported today (Tuesday), citing an...

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Fascinating Fact 10535

19th December 2010

Revered U.S. newsman LARRY KING's final CNN talk show on Thursday night (16Dec10) finished on top form - the last ever LARRY KING LIVE was watched by 2.24 million people across America, more than triple...

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Cnn Chiefs Blame Freeman Death Tweet On 'Hoax'

17th December 2010

Bosses at America's CNN network have vehemently denied they were to blame for a Twitter.com update alleging MORGAN FREEMAN had died - insisting the message was a "hoax".U.S. TV chiefs allegedly released a message on...

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Teary King Bids Farewell To Talk Show

17th December 2010

Revered U.S. newsman LARRY KING shed a tear as he hung up his braces and stepped down from his renowned CNN talk show after 25 years on Thursday (16Dec10).The 77 year old announced he was...

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Freeman In Twitter Death Blunder

17th December 2010

Fans of MORGAN FREEMAN were sent into a panic on Thursday (16Dec10) after a respected news organisation mistakenly tweeted that the Hollywood star had died.America's CNN released an update on Twitter.com stating, "Breaking News: actor...

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Cnn First To Show Florida School Board Shooting

15th December 2010

Taking advantage of its relationships with affiliated local TV stations, CNN on Tuesday broadcast Panama City, FL footage of a man threatening a Bay District school board meeting, then opening fire on board members. (He...

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King How To Play Soft Ball

14th December 2010

In advance of his swan song on CNN Thursday night, Larry King has responded to the frequent criticism of his interviewing technique that has obviously rankled him over the years -- that he rarely challenges...

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