Hopefully people listen to their statements!
The killing of two NYPD officers over the weekend was perpetrated by Ismaaiyl Brinsley, a man who said via social media that he was doing it in retribution for the lives of Eric Garner and Michael Brown.
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Both Garner's and Brown's families have released statements and spoke to the media condemning Brinsley's act, as well as anyone who would think to do the same.
Eric Garner's daughter Emerald Garner even went to the memorial site for Officers Wenjian Liu and Rafael Ramos on Monday, where she laid down a wreath and spoke to ABC News.
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This book sounds like a must read!
In her upcoming book, Thinspired: How I Lost 90 Pounds - My Plan for Lasting Weight Loss and Self-Acceptance, ABC News correspondent Mara Schiavocampo detailed how she transformed her life in order to shed no less than ninety pounds.
She even gave a breakdown of the formula for her weight loss success!
Even though the book doesn't come out until December 30th, you can get some of her helpful advice and wisdom now!
That's right, you can read an extended excerpt from her book (below)!!!
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Talent genes ran must run WILD in this family!!
Bono must be so proud of his daughter, Eve Hewson!
The 23-year-old actress hasn't been in the acting game for very long, however in her latest project, The Knick, Eve is working with some of Hollywood's biggest players.
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Cancer sucks, and it seems like we can't go a day without someone we respect being diagnosed.
Former Good Morning America co-host Joan Lunden announced on Tuesday morning’s ABC News that she’s has been diagnosed with breast cancer.
The former host appropriately enough broke the tough news to Robin Roberts, who has also struggled with cancer. Afterward, Lunden also shared the news on Twitter and Facebook, saying:
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What parent does?! LOLz!
Drew Barrymore is six months along with her second daughter, so when ABC News’ Amy Robach asked the 38-year-old actress what she thought about Olive possibly posing for Playboy when she’s 18 or 19, Drew def had some feels.
Especially since Drew was only 19 years old when she did the spread!
Miz Barrymore gave a total level-headed answer, saying:
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Oh NO! Poor thing!
Those of you expecting to see Barbara Walters contributing to ABC's coverage of President Obama's inauguration ceremony tomorrow will be saddened to know that she has been forced to miss out after suffering a head injury last night that resulted in her subsequent hospitalization!
According to reports, the 83-year-old journalist was leaving the Washington, D.C. home of the British Ambassador when she slipped and fell down the stairs, which left a laceration on her forehead that needed immediate medical attention.
Jeffrey W. Schneider, senior vice president of ABC News, confirms:
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Sam Donaldson has been arrested!
The 45-year veteran ABC News correspondent was reportedly pulled over after driving off the road in Delaware on December 1st.
After failing a field sobriety test, the newsman was arrested for driving under the influence.
Donaldson was booked and charged, then finally released. According to law enforcement in the scene, he was very cooperative throughout the ordeal.
No word yet on whether the indiscretion will cost the former White House correspondent his job.
Eesh! You should know better, Sam! It's very simple- Never try to power through! If there's any question, call a cab!
[Image via Carrie Devorah/WENN.]
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