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A Day in the Life
Jun 13, 2014 12:05pm

Trauma Surgeon Uses War Zone Skills to Better Treat Patients at Home

By ELY BROWN and LAUREN EFFRON For trauma surgeon Dr. Peter Rhee, performing a couple of  hernia repairs only to turn around hours later and treat a patient’s life-threatening stab wounds is just another day in the office. And he has seen much worse. Rhee,… Read More »

The Note
Jun 12, 2014 1:30pm

Does Nancy Pelosi Have Any Sympathy for Eric Cantor?

Nancy Pelosi paused, smiled and chuckled a bit before saying “sure,” she feels at least some sympathy toward outgoing Republican House Majority Leader Eric Cantor. “It’s hard to lose an election,” said Pelosi, the Democratic minority leader of the House. But she quickly added: “We… Read More »

The Note
Jun 12, 2014 1:16pm

John Boehner Slams President Obama for ‘Taking a Nap’ on Iraq

As al Qaeda-linked terrorists wreak havoc across Iraq, House Speaker John Boehner unloaded on President Obama for ignoring the escalating crisis there, contending that the president has been “taking a nap” while the situation rapidly deteriorated. “It’s not like we haven’t seen over the last… Read More »

The Note
Jun 10, 2014 1:52pm

Rand Paul Calls Hillary’s Benghazi Explanation A 2016 ‘Deal Killer’

Congressional Republicans were unimpressed by former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s primetime interview with ABC News, knocking the perceived frontrunner for the 2016 Democratic presidential nomination and questioning her ability to serve as president. Sen. Rand Paul, who also is considered a presidential contender, said… Read More »

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The Note
Jun 9, 2014 8:55pm

Hagel Made Final Call on Bergdahl Swap, Congress Told

By John Parkinson and Jake Lefferman Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel – not President Obama – executed the administration’s final call to proceed with the prisoner exchange of five ranking Taliban detainees for Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, administration officials told Congress today in a classified briefing… Read More »

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TV
Jun 9, 2014 11:28am

VIDEO: ‘Pretty Little Liars’ Costume Closet Revealed: How Spencer, Aria, Hanna and Emily Get Their Bold Looks

By LAUREN EFFRON and VICTORIA THOMPSON “Pretty Little Liars,” the smash hit show on ABC Family that thrives on untangling dark secrets, took “Nightline” on a special tour through the show’s costume trailer, revealing how the signature looks for the four main characters were developed…. Read More »

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TV
Jun 9, 2014 11:27am

VIDEO: ‘Pretty Little Liars’ Star Shows Her Character’s Bedroom Has Secrets

By LAUREN EFFRON and VICTORIA THOMPSON When actress Troian Bellisario, who plays Spencer Hastings on “Pretty Little Liars,” started noticing meditation imagery in her character’s bedroom, even she didn’t know it was placed there for a reason. “They started putting up this really great imagery… Read More »

The Note
May 29, 2014 8:52am

These Members of Congress Want VA Secretary Shinseki Gone

After the VA’s inspector general released an interim report Wednesday citing “systemic” misconduct at veteran hospitals throughout the country, a tsunami of lawmakers added their names to what until now had been a small chorus of calls for Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki to resign or… Read More »

TV
May 27, 2014 4:58pm

First Look at Bates Family Daughter’s Wedding

The Bates family of 21 celebrated the wedding of their daughter Alyssa Bates over the weekend. Bates tied the knot with John Webster in Knoxville, Tenn., on Saturday, with her parents, Gil and Kelly Jo Bates, and all the rest of her 18 siblings in… Read More »

Music
May 26, 2014 1:16pm

Macaulay Culkin Booed Off Stage, Pelted With Beer During British Festival Show

“Home Alone” star turned rocker Macaulay Culkin and his pizza-themed band were booed off stage as the audience pelted them with beer during a performance at a music festival in England. The 33-year-old former child star, best known for his role as Kevin McCallister in… Read More »