Giffords Shows Great Progress, But Still Struggles

By KEVIN FREKING WASHINGTON — Smiling and cheerful, fussing with her interviewer’s hair and nestled in the arms of her husband, Rep. Gabrielle Giffords displayed remarkable progress from the shocking images of her the day after she was shot in the forehead outside a Tucson supermarket. But she still struggled to form complete sentences and […]

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First Glimpse of Giffords Speaking in TV Interview

PHOENIX — Rep. Gabrielle Giffords spoke with a clear voice in her first TV interview since she was shot 10 months ago. The 41-year-old congresswoman was seated with her husband, astronaut Mark Kelly, as she talked with ABC’s Diane Sawyer for an interview that will air Monday. A preview was broadcast Thursday on “World News.” […]

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New Life in Television’s Evening News

By DAVID BAUDER NEW YORK — There’s new life in broadcast television’s evening news shows, in part because of forces once thought poised to kill the genre off. Despite repeated death knells for the ABC, CBS and NBC evening newscasts, they’ve just completed a TV season where all three grew their audiences for the first […]

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