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Elizabeth Holmes Convicted Founder of Theranos Begins Prison Sentence
Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes was one of Silicon Valley’s most celebrated entrepreneurs, only to be exposed as a fraud. All appeals for her freedom have failed. The 39-year-old once self-made billionaire is beginning her 11-year prison sentence on May 30, 2023.
Kamala Harris first woman to deliver commencement speech at West Point
Vice President Kamala Harris did something on Saturday, May 27, 2023, that no other woman had ever done before. She became the first woman to deliver a commencement address to the graduating class at the US Military Academy in West Point, New York. It had never been done before in the military academy's 221-year history.
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Tina Turner 'Queen of Rock and Roll' Dies at 83Top Story - May 2023
Tina Turner was born Anna Mae Bullock on November 26, 1939. Her manager and abusive husband Ike Turner gave her the stage name Tina Turner. He trademarked the name so that if Bullock left him as his previous singers had done in the past, he could replace her with another "Tina Turner." Tina kept the name after they divorced. She kept the name Tina Turner after she married Erwin Bach in 2013 who was 16 years her junior. They had a 27-year romantic relationship before they married in a civil ceremony in Switzerland.
'Dancing with the Stars' Returning to ABC for Season 32
Long-time fans of Dancing with the Stars are doing a happy dance because it has been announced that the popular dance competition show is returning to its original home at ABC. Many viewers missed seeing last season's show because they did not have Disney+, a paid streaming service.
Simone Biles Is Now A Married Woman
Simone Biles has another title as of Saturday, April 22, 2023. Wikipedia did not waste any time adding that title to her name. Now, that she is a married woman, her name has been officially and legally changed to Simone Biles Owens. Simone added "Owens" to her name on social media.
Mark Consuelos' First Week as Kelly Ripa's Permanent Co-Host
Mark Consuelos has completed his first week on Live as Kelly Ripa's new permanent co-host. Mark has been a guest co-host many times over the years. Now he and his wife get to work together every day "until one of them dies," according to Kelly.
'Poker Face': Movie Review
If you like to watch really good movies as I do, then consider watching Poker Face. Season 1 of the 10-episode series was released on January 26, 2023, and ended on March 9, 2023. It is still available on the streaming service Peacock. The episodes are easy to binge-watch because they are just that good. I watched the entire series on a Friday night.
Movie Review: 'The Reading'
Monique Angela Hicks, known professionally as Mo'Nique, is an American stand-up comedian and actress. She has not been in a movie produced by Lee Daniels in 14 years since she had a starring role in Precious which was released in 2009. She won numerous awards, including the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for that film.