It was a painful loss for movie fans when actress and screenwriter Carrie Fisher and her mother, Oscar-nominated actress Debbie Reynolds, passed away within hours of one another in December 2016. But no one would have felt the pain more acutely than Todd Fisher. In his new memoir, "My Girls" (HarperCollins), Fisher writes about his sister Carrie and mother Debbie, recounting a lifetime in the orbit of two irrepressible Hollywood stars. Read the excerpt below, and don't miss Tracy Smith's interview with Todd Fisher on CBS' "Sunday Morning" June 24! There's a small, beautiful town in Colorado called Ouray, about fifty miles from Telluride, that's hallowed ground to our family. When Carrie and I were very little, Mom shot a movie called How the West Was Won, in the hills around and above Ouray. A couple of years later The Unsinkable Molly Brown was shot in the same area. We were among the few lucky children of movie stars whose moms loved taking them on location, and Grandma … [Read more...] about Book excerpt: Todd Fisher remembers Carrie and Debbie in “My Girls”
One of Florida's U.S. Senators was among a group of lawmakers that were denied entry Tuesday to a Homestead facility housing some of the nearly 2,000 children that have been separated from their families since the Trump administration's "zero-tolerance" policy on undocumented immigration. Sen. Bill Nelson was expecting to meet with federal officials and get a firsthand look at the shelter, one of three centers for undocumented children in South Florida, but said he and a group that included Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz were denied entry. "They are now embarrassed and don't want us to check on the comfort and welfare of these children," Nelson told reporters outside the facility. "This is absolutely ridiculous, I am ashamed that the administration is doing this." The Democratic lawmakers showed up to see the conditions of the children inside and to see how many were separated from their families at the border. Wasserman Schultz said they were told they could enter earlier … [Read more...] about U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson, Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz Denied Entry at Homestead Facility Housing Hundreds of Immigrant Children
0 Comments Tearful officer admits noting wrong time of crash that killed Nathan Gault and Debbie Whyte BelfastTelegraph.co.uk A female police officer who investigated a fatal road crash in Co Fermanagh which left two schoolchildren dead has tearfully admitted that she got the time of collision wrong. https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/northern-ireland/tearful-officer-admits-noting-wrong-time-of-crash-that-killed-nathan-gault-and-debbie-whyte-37007758.html https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/northern-ireland/article37007757.ece/71775/AUTOCROP/h342/2018-06-14_new_41725984_I2.JPG Email A female police officer who investigated a fatal road crash in Co Fermanagh which left two schoolchildren dead has tearfully admitted that she got the time of collision wrong. Sergeant Melanie Hicks told the inquest into the deaths of Nathan Gault (15) and Debbie Whyte (14) it was "truly regrettable". The Devenish College pupils were struck by a Renault Megane being driven by Yvonne … [Read more...] about Tearful officer admits noting wrong time of crash that killed Nathan Gault and Debbie Whyte
DEBBIE Abrahams has been sacked from Labour's Shadow Cabinet following an investigation into workplace bullying The Shadow Cabinet minister for Work and Pension had accused Jeremy Corbyn’s office of “aggressive and intimidating behaviour”, despite being the subject of an employment investigation herself. Who is Debbie Abrahams? Debbie Abrahams is a senior minister in the Shadow Cabinet and serves as the MP for the Oldham East and Saddleworth constituency since a by-election in January 2011. She has been the Shadow Work and Pensions Secretary since June 2016. The 57-year-old Labour politician claims she was forced to step down from her role in the Shadow Cabinet, and has in turn accused the Labour party of bullying. What has she been accused of and why has she left the Shadow Cabinet? Abrahams was the subject of a Labour party investigation of a “workplace issue”, relating to claims that she was bullying her staff. A “no-prejudice … [Read more...] about Who is Debbie Abrahams and why was she sacked from the shadow cabinet?
President Trump misidentified former Democratic Party chairwoman Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz while responding to a lawsuit filed against his campaign, the Russian government and WikiLeaks Friday. He referred to Wasserman Schultz as “Wendy” in the misfired tweet about the lawsuit, which alleges the defendants interfered the 2016 Presidential election. "Just heard the Campaign was sued by the Obstructionist Democrats. This can be good news in that we will now counter for the DNC Server that they refused to give to the FBI, the Wendy Wasserman Schultz Servers and Documents held by the Pakistani mystery man and Clinton Emails," Trump tweeted. The multimillion-dollar lawsuit claims the defendants hacked the DNC’s servers and spread the stolen information in an effort to blunt Hillary Clinton’s campaign. Social media mocked Trump for the error before he replaced the tweet with one that correctly identified the congresswoman. I … [Read more...] about President Trump misidentifies former DNC chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz in tweet about lawsuit