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'American Idol' Ends: Fantasia Barrino, Ruben Studdard and Justin Guarini, Live on 'GMA'
Barrino, Studdard and Guarini got their starts on the iconic show, and they weigh in on the finale live from Times Square.
'American Idol' Ends Tonight With Its 15th and Final Season
THIS is the end of " American Idol ." Tonight's two-hour finale will feature a parade of winners, past contestants and judges, all coming together to bid goodbye to a TV show that changed the pop culture landscape -- and the music business -- forever. As judge Harry Connick Jr. put it, "It's
Top 10 Biggest Stars From 'American Idol' as the Series Comes to an End
In music history, there have been plenty of idols. But in "American Idol" history, there's only been 14. And when the hit Fox series says goodbye for good on Thursday, after 15 seasons, it will add one more idol to the list. "American Idol," with its panel of rotating judges, public voting and host
Chinese New Year: What Was Trending Last Time the Year of the Sheep Began
Tonight is Chinese New Year's Eve, and tomorrow will bring a new Chinese calendar year -- the Year of the Sheep. The Chinese zodiac is based on a 12-year cycle, so it's been a dozen years since the last time the Year of the Sheep began in February 2003. The Chinese New Year is based on the lunar
The Best Political Gifts Ideas of 2014
Republicans: George H.W. Bush Socks President George H.W. Bush, the former sock-lover-in-chief, shared his love of colorful socks with party supporters this year with the help of the Republican National Committee . Limited-edition pairs of bright striped socks -- embroidered with Bush 41’s
Clay Aiken Political Supporters Upset Over Potential Reality Show
Footage from the "American Idol" star's failed bid for a congressional seat could make its way to TV.
6 Awkward Ways to Say ‘I Lost’ the Election
There are a million different ways to say, “I lost.” You may choose to give a concession speech where you gracefully concede to your other opponent -– or you could just do what these losing candidates did. THE “WHAT OPPONENT?” SPEECH. Alison Lundergan Grimes (D-KY) The Senate candidate said a lot
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES IT ENDED WHERE IT BEGAN – and at several key check-in points along the way. ABC’s RICK KLEIN: The breadth of Democratic losses last night was staggering. Anti-incumbent sentiments solidified into an anti-Democratic wave, perhaps as big a wave as...
Former 'American Idol' Runner-up Clay Aiken Loses House Bid
No longer "Invisible," as he once lamented in a hit single, 2003 American Idol runner-up Clay Aiken won't be adding a congressional seat to his resume. The former crooner, who has said he's done with the music business, reportedly decided to run against Republican Rep. Renee Ellmers in North
Midterm Elections 2014: Clay Aiken Campaign Bus Breaks Down
Clay Aiken's campaign to represent a part of North Carolina in the House hit a bump in the road on Election Day when his campaign bus broke down as it left a polling station. The accident happened after Aiken voted, around 9 a.m. on Tuesday morning. Police had to tow the bus off the road, according