To win Eurovision, the annual pan-European song contest that launched the careers of Abba and Celine Dion, you've got to have style, a killer song and enough charm to convince judges from rival countries to vote for you. For the 2013 finals, aired across the region this weekend, the odds are on Denmark, according to Microsoft.
Michael J. Fox left prime-time television more than a decade ago to focus on his battle with Parkinson’s disease. Now he’s back, with the help of drugs that keep his own shaking from the illness mostly under control.
Newt Gingrich, former speaker of the House of Representatives and a candidate for the Republican nomination in the 2012 U.S. presidential election, tops the latest list of expected guests at Margaret Thatcher’s funeral.
The funeral of Margaret Thatcher in two days time will feature her own choice of favorite hymns and poetry amid the pomp of the service in London’s St. Paul’s Cathedral and a procession with full military honors.
Some Republicans haven’t gotten to the first step: the one where you admit there’s a problem. In a roundup of reactions to the 2012 U.S. presidential election by the magazine Commentary, for example, conservative writer Wilfred McClay says Republican worriers are “wildly overwrought” because the 2012 election was “close.”
Nov. 5 (Bloomberg) -- Gigi Stone forecasts tomorrow's news, highlighting the big stories to be on the look for in the next trading day. She speaks on Bloomberg Television's "Bloomberg Rewind." (Source: Bloomberg)
Republicans and Democrats used the Sunday talk shows to sharpen their attacks following the selection by Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney of Wisconsin Representative Paul Ryan as his running mate.