Bill Clinton: 'The world's on fire,' but teamwork can help
NEW YORK — (AP) — Former President Bill Clinton is calling on governments, businesses, philanthropies and other prominent institutions to draw together and help a world that is “on fire" as he reconvenes the Clinton Global Initiative, the meeting of international leaders, for the first time since 2016. Clinton, president of the United States from 1993 to 2001, said he has been amazed by the massive response. “The world’s on fire in a lot of different ways,” he told The Associated Press in an interview. “I think there is a longing for people to get together and meet with an end in mind,” Clinton said. Bill Clinton said the initiative is counting on the special energy of its participants to tackle a growing number of issues.wftv.com
Bill Clinton: 'The world's on fire,' but teamwork can help
Former President Bill Clinton is calling on governments, businesses, philanthropies and other prominent institutions to draw together and help a world that is “on fire" as he reconvenes the Clinton Global Initiative, the meeting of international leaders, for the first time since 2016. Interest in the two-day meeting has been so intense that the Clinton Foundation had to turn away more than 1,000 potential attendees. It is convening a spectrum of luminaries, including Jordan’s Queen Rania Al Abdullah, Barbados Prime Minister Mia Mottley, BlackRock CEO Larry Fink, Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai and actor and water access activist Matt Damon.news.yahoo.com
Hillary Clinton to Melania Trump: ‘How’s Your Summer Going?’
BravoHillary Clinton has one question for Melania Trump—as Donald Trump faces investigations and possible criminal charges: “How’s your summer going?”And for Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas, who wants to take aim at marriage equality following the court’s demolition of Roe v. Wade: “Don’t you want to retire?”For Mark Zuckerberg: “Do you let your kids go on Facebook?”Hillary Clinton Opens Up About Her Marriage in ‘Gutsy’ TrailerIn a candid, barnstorming appearance on Andy Cohen’s Bravo chatnews.yahoo.com
Clintons interview Kim Kardashian, Steinem on Apple TV+ show
The Clintons will interview the likes of Kim Kardashian, Megan Thee Stallion and Gloria Steinem for a streaming series that debuts in two months. Apple TV said Thursday that “Gutsy” will debut on its service on Sept. 9. (Photos by Evan Agostini, left, and Charles Sykes/Invision/AP) (Uncredited)NEW YORK — (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton and her daughter, Chelsea, will interview the likes of Kim Kardashian, Megan Thee Stallion and Gloria Steinem for a streaming series that debuts in two months. Apple TV+ said Thursday that “Gutsy” will debut on its service on Sept. 9. The series is based on the Clintons' book, “The Book of Gutsy Women.” The Clintons' new production company and Apple's deal to produce the docuseries was announced last year, but now it is revealing the premiere date and list of interview subjects.wftv.com
Chelsea Clinton to launch nonfiction book imprint this fall
Books Chelsea Clinton FILE - Chelsea Clinton attends a screening of "Colette" in New York on Sept. 13, 2018. The Penguin Young Readers imprint Philomel Books announced Friday that Clinton has a new picture story, “Welcome to the Big Kids Club: What Every Older Sibling Needs to Know!”, coming Sept. 13. She will also launch and provide introductions for a nonfiction chapter book series for kids ages 6-9, “Save The ...”, about animal conservation. ", coming Sept. 13. At the same time, she will launch and provide introductions for a nonfiction chapter book series for kids ages 6-9, “Save The ...", about animal conservation.wftv.com
Biden: Clinton 'doing fine' and will be out of hospital soon
Former President Bill Clinton is the UC Irvine Medical Center hospital in California being treated for a non-COVID-related infection, a spokesman said Thursday night. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes) (Damian Dovarganes)ORANGE, Calif. — (AP) — Hillary and Chelsea Clinton arrived Saturday morning at the Southern California hospital where Bill Clinton is recovering after being treated for an infection. The former president is doing fine and will be released soon from the University of California Irvine Medical Center, President Joe Biden said Friday night. Biden said during remarks at the University of Connecticut that he had spoken to Clinton and the former president “sends his best.”"He’s doing fine; he really is," Biden said. Clinton spokesman Angel Ureña had said Friday that Clinton would remain hospitalized overnight to receive further intravenous antibiotics.wftv.com
Chelsea Clinton plans full year of 'She Persisted' books
Books Chelsea Clinton This combination photo shows the cover image for "She Persisted in Science: Brilliant Women Who Made a Difference" by Chelsea Clinton, left, and Clinton at the second annual Stonewall Day on June 28, 2019, in New York. Clinton will write the book, which honors Jane Goodall and Greta Thunberg, among others. Philomel Books announced Friday, Aug. 13, 2021, that “She Persisted in Science” comes out March 1. (Penguin Young Readers via AP, left, and Greg Allen/Invision/AP) (Uncredited)NEW YORK — (AP) — Chelsea Clinton has a full schedule of books coming in 2022. Clinton and Boiger, along with illustrator Gillian Flint, also will collaborate on 10 new “She Persisted” chapter books, including works on Coretta Scott King, Maya Lin, Wilma Mankiller and Temple Grandin.wftv.com
Vatican conference features Fauci, Francis — and Aerosmith
The Vatican is opening a unique three-day health conference featuring a star-studded lineup: Dr. Anthony Fauci, who is leading the U.S. coronavirus response, will speak alongside soprano Renee Fleming, the CEOs of Pfizer and Moderna and the lead guitarist of Aerosmith.
Even without listening, US lives in Limbaugh’s media world
Limbaugh, the talk radio host who became the voice of American conservatism, has died. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)NEW YORK – You didn't have to like or even listen to Rush Limbaugh to be affected by what he did. Bumper stickers proclaimed, “Rush is Right.”“There is no talk radio as we know it without Rush Limbaugh. As Limbaugh's political strength became evident, many Republican politicians felt they couldn't cross him, or run the risk of alienating his millions of listeners, Hemmer said. “Many of these listeners didn't care if Rush Limbaugh crossed the line (of propriety),” she said.
Rush Limbaugh, radio king and architect of right wing, dies
FILE - This Nov. 5, 2018 file photo shows radio personality Rush Limbaugh introducing President Donald Trump at the start of a campaign rally in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Limbaugh, the talk radio host who became the voice of American conservatism, has died. Ad“The Super Nova of American conservatism,” heralded Ann Coulter. “Lies are facts.”Rush Hudson Limbaugh III was born Jan. 12, 1951, in Cape Girardeau, Mo., to the former Mildred Armstrong and Rush Limbaugh Jr., who flew fighter planes in World War II and practiced law at home. Rush Limbaugh was on the air, and the public figure who would become known to millions essentially was born.
Rush Limbaugh, voice of American conservatism, has died
Limbaugh, the talk radio host who became the voice of American conservatism, has died. Unflinchingly conservative, wildly partisan, bombastically self-promoting and larger than life, Limbaugh galvanized listeners for more than 30 years with his talent for sarcastic, insult-laced commentary. “We’re supposed to be horrified by the protesters,” Limbaugh told his listeners the next day after the Jan. 6 attack. AdRush Hudson Limbaugh III was born Jan. 12, 1951, in Cape Girardeau, Missouri, to the former Mildred Armstrong, and Rush Limbaugh Jr., who flew fighter planes in World War II and practiced law at home. He attracts more listeners with just his voice than the rest of us could ever imagine,” Beck wrote in Time magazine in 2009.
Sen. Elizabeth Warren's book 'Persist' to come out in April
This combination photo shows Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., at the 110th NAACP National Convention on July 24, 2019, in Detroit and the cover of her book "Persist." (AP Photo, left, and Metropolitan Books via AP)NEW YORK – Sen. Elizabeth Warren has a book coming out about six key experiences and perspectives. “Persist” will refer to Warren's recent bid for the Democratic presidential nomination, won by Joe Biden, but is not a campaign memoir. Warren was represented by Robert Barnett and Daniel Martin of Williams & Connolly, where clients have ranged from former President Bill Clinton to a political rival of Warren's, Sen. Mitch McConnell. A portion of author proceeds from “Perisist” will be donated to the Greater Boston Food Bank, the Food Bank of Western Massachusetts, the Worcester County Food Bank, and the Merrimack Valley Food Bank.
Hillary, Chelsea Clinton to tell unheralded heroes' stories
LOS ANGELES – Hillary Rodham Clinton and her daughter, Chelsea, are forming a film production company that they say will tell the stories of people whose voices are often overlooked. There have been generations of change-makers who have shaped and will continue to shape our world — often quietly, flying under the radar,” Hillary Clinton said in a statement. The son of business tycoon Sir Richard Branson is the founder of the boutique production company Sundog Pictures. HiddenLight says it also has plans to produce other documentaries as well as scripted and unscripted entertainment for TV, film and digital platforms. “The stories we tell and the experiences we share shape the way we see each other and help us understand our own unique place in the world," said Chelsea Clinton.
Bloomberg is considering Hillary Clinton as his running mate, says Matt Drudge
Hillary Clinton speaks onstage at 'Hillary Clinton and Chelsea Clinton discuss their new book 'The Book of Gutsy Women' at The Wilshire Ebell Theatre on November 05, 2019 in Los Angeles,Presidential candidate Mike Bloomberg is considering Hillary Clinton as a vice presidential running mate after positive internal polling about the potential pairing, according to the Drudge Report, which cited sources close to the Bloomberg campaign. According to Drudge, in such a partnership Bloomberg would change his official residence from New York to Colorado or Florida. Former First Lady and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton ran for president in 2016, losing to Donald Trump in an election that served him 304 electoral votes and Clinton 227. Clinton was asked earlier this year by talk show host Ellen DeGeneres if she would consider running as vice president in the 2020 presidential election. Bloomberg has recently has been asked to answer for accusations the company he founded, Bloomberg LP, was discriminatory toward women.cnbc.com
Chelsea Clinton says she won't run for House seat
(CNN) - Former first daughter Chelsea Clinton on Wednesday dispelled rumors of a potential run for Congress to replace retiring Democratic New York Rep. Nita Lowey. When asked if she would ever run for office, the former first daughter replied, "I don't know, but right now, the answer's no." Clinton has previously offered a similar answer when asked about her potential plans for public office. She told Vanity Fair in 2017 that "one thing you may not know about me is I am not running for public office." Clinton also appeared on "Good Morning America" earlier this month with her mother, 2016 Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton.
Chelsea Clinton gives birth to third child
FILE PHOTO: Chelsea Clinton speaks on stage during the 30th annual GLAAD awards ceremony in New York City, New York, U.S., May 4, 2019. REUTERS/Eduardo MunozNEW YORK (Reuters) - Chelsea Clinton, the daughter of former U.S. President Bill Clinton and former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, gave birth to her third child on Monday morning, she said on Twitter. This morning we welcomed our son, Jasper Clinton Mezvinsky, Clinton, who is married to the investor Marc Mezvinsky, wrote on Twitter. She and her husband had a daughter, Charlotte, in 2014 and a son, Aidan, in 2016. Her mother, Hillary Clinton, wrote on Twitter that she and Bill Clinton are thrilled at the news.feeds.reuters.com
Chelsea Clinton announces birth of 3rd child
Former first daughter Chelsea Clinton announced the birth of her third child with husband Marc Mezvinsky on Twitter Monday morning. The baby is a boy named Jasper Clinton Mezvinsky. "This morning we welcomed our son," wrote Clinton in a tweet. This morning we welcomed our son, Jasper Clinton Mezvinsky. Chelsea Clinton (@ChelseaClinton) July 22, 2019The 39-year-old welcomed baby Charlotte in 2014 and son Aidan in June 2016.cbsnews.com
Chelsea Clinton announces birth of 3rd child, named Jasper
Chelsea Clinton has announced the birth of her third child. Jasper Clinton Mezvinsky was born Monday. Former President Bill Clinton and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton celebrated the news. Bill Clinton tweeted that the grandparents are "overjoyed and grateful to meet" their new grandson. Hillary Clinton tweeted that she and her husband "are so thrilled."chicagotribune.com
Comparing Chelsea Clinton and Ivanka Trump's convention speeches
Chelsea Clinton introduced her mother Hillary at the DNC on Thursday night. Ivanka Trump had the same honor when she introduced her father Donald Trump last week at the RNC. Mo Rocca and Major Garrett joined CBSN to discuss the differences between their remarks.cbsnews.com
Full Speech: Chelsea Clinton addresses the DNC
Hillary Clinton's daughter, Chelsea, addressed the DNC on Thursday night, recounting childhood memories and family moments with her mother. She spoke about Hillary Clinton's excitement "Facetiming" with her grandchildren and leaving notes for Chelsea when she was young. The entire speech can be watched here.cbsnews.com
Clinton Foundation foreign donors and its impact on Hillary in 2016
Campaign finance laws prohibit foreign interests from investing in U.S. elections. CBS News political director John Dickerson joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss the investigation showing a company with close ties to the Chinese government giving generously to a foundation run by Bill, Hillary and Chelsea Clinton.cbsnews.com
Questions surround Clinton Foundation's foreign donors
Questions surround Clinton Foundation's foreign donors A CBS News investigation finds a company with close ties to the Chinese government is giving generously to the foundation run by Bill, Hillary and Chelsea Clinton. This raises new concerns about Hillary's potential presidential run in 2016. Julianna Goldman reports.cbsnews.com
Awkward? Mitt Romney, Chelsea Clinton to rub elbows at dinner
Mitt Romney, Chelsea Clinton to rub elbows at dinner Chelsea Clinton and her husband, Marc Mezvinsky, are set to attend an event. Sitting next to the couple will be Mitt and Ann Romney, who recently had some unkind words about Clinton's mother, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton.cbsnews.com
Chelsea Clinton leaves hospital with new daughter
Chelsea Clinton leaves hospital with new daughter Chelsea Clinton left New York's Lenox Hill Hospital with her 4-day-old daughter Charlotte. She was flanked by husband Marc Mezvinsky and first-time grandparents Hillary and Bill Clinton. Norah O'Donnell reports.cbsnews.com