Actress Maria Bello Joins Haiti Advisory Panel

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — Actress Maria Bello says she has been invited to join a Haiti advisory panel that is to help develop the quake-damaged country’s economy. The star of NBC’s new crime drama “Prime Suspect” will join a board of 30-plus leaders, executives and philanthropists. They include an adviser to Haitian President Michel Martelly, former […]

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4 US Presidents Unite For NBC Special

LOS ANGELES — Four former U.S. presidents are joining forces for a TV special saluting public service and volunteerism. NBC said Thursday that George W. Bush, Bill Clinton, Jimmy Carter and George H.W. Bush will gather for the hourlong “All Together Now: A Celebration of Service,” which will air March 28. The gala, to be […]

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Bill Clinton on Chelsea’s Marriage and Dave’s Dancing Dog

When former president Bill Clinton does the late night rounds, it’s always a heady conversation, and considering the ever-growing political awareness that David Letterman’s been revealing in recent years, last night’s ‘Late Show’ was no exception. There was deep conversation about the Clinton Global Initiative and how the economy could be fixed by gearing manufacturing […]

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Bill Clinton Visiting ‘The Daily Show’ On Thursday

NEW YORK (AP) — Comedy Central says former President Bill Clinton will visit “The Daily Show with Jon Stewart” on Thursday. Jon Stewart Revisits Fox News Terrorist Link, Locks Horns with Blagojevich He is expected to talk about the Clinton Global Initiative, which annually convenes world leaders to grapple with pressing global concerns. This year’s […]

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Journalist Says She Confessed in N. Korean Prison

CHICAGO — An American journalist who was imprisoned in North Korea for months after briefly crossing into the reclusive country while reporting about the sex trade says she told interrogators in a ploy for mercy that she was trying to overthrow the government. In her first televised interview since her August release, Laura Ling said Tuesday […]

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White House Advisor Spills Secret to Leno: Obama Loves Pie

BURBANK, Calif. — Presidents have had their indulgences – Ronald Reagan loved jellybeans and Bill Clinton binged at McDonald’s. What’s President Barack Obama’s weak spot? Pie. Obama’s senior adviser, David Axelrod, told Jay Leno Friday that the president was forced to “separate” from the White House pastry chef to break his bad eating habits. “One […]

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