‘Ellen’: Gabrielle Giffords’ Step-Daughters Were Frosty to Her Before Shooting

On yesterday’s “Ellen,” Mark Kelly and his daughters Claire and Claudia came on to talk about the new book Kelly wrote with his wife Gabrielle Giffords, and her continuing recovery from the injuries she suffered in a January shooting. During the interview, Ellen DeGeneres asked the girls about what their relationship was like with their […]

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Sandusky Interview Surprised Even NBC’s Bob Costas

NEW YORK (AP) — Even Bob Costas is surprised that former assistant Penn State football coach Jerry Sandusky spoke to him about child sex-abuse allegations. Costas said Tuesday on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe” that he was about to speak to Sandusky’s lawyer the previous evening. Just before it was to start, the lawyer offered up Sandusky […]

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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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Giffords Grants 1st Interview To Diane Sawyer

NEW YORK — Arizona Rep. Gabrielle Giffords will give her first TV interview since being shot in January to Diane Sawyer of ABC News. Giffords, shot in the head while meeting with constituents on Jan. 8, will be interviewed with her husband, astronaut Mark Kelly. ABC said Monday that the discussion will air as part […]

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Barbara Walters Says She Feels Sorry for Sarah Palin

Barbara Walters, who usually leaves the conservative championing to co-host Elisabeth Hasselbeck, said Monday on “The View” that she feels sorry for Sarah Palin. The former Alaska governor and reality show star has come under fire, of sorts, following the shooting of Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords in Arizona, in which six people died. Palin had placed […]

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ABC Chief: Giffords Coverage Shows Lack of Unity

PASADENA, Calif. – The new president of ABC News says his organization needs to work with more unity, and its weekend coverage of Rep. Gabrielle Giffords‘ shooting proved it. Unlike rivals CBS, NBC, CNN and Fox News Channel, ABC did not broadcast Saturday’s false report that Gifford had died, which originated with National Public Radio. […]

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