Latest Cheryl Burke Stories

2010-09-16 14:46:00

NORTHBROOK, Ill., Sept. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- More than seven out of 10 Americans know someone who is or has been a victim of domestic violence, yet it still remains a taboo subject.(1) A recent study found that only 54 percent of Americans have talked to a friend about domestic violence, and only 56 percent know how to help a victim.(1) Professional dancer, Cheryl Burke of "Dancing with the Stars" and Judge Jeanine Pirro of the "Judge Pirro Show" are teaming up with The Allstate Foundation...

2009-11-25 11:00:00

EXTON, Pa., Nov. 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- KIWI(®) Shoe Care, part of the Sara Lee Corporation, (NYSE: SLE), today announced a multi-platform partnership with professional dancer and two-time Champion of Dancing with the Stars, Cheryl Burke. In support of this partnership, KIWI will execute a broad marketing program throughout spring 2010, focused upon cultivating confidence within everyday life. Fully supported by consistent in-store and point-of-purchase promotions,...

2009-09-22 14:25:25

Former Republican House Majority Leader Tom DeLay of Texas shook up the dance floor during his debut on ABC's Dancing With the Stars. The 52-year-old conservative leader cut loose with a hip-shaking, lip-syncing version of the rock classic Wild Thing, dancing the cha-cha with two-time DWTS Champion professional Cheryl Burke. I know that if I want to do well in the cha-cha, I'm going to have to vote with the Republicans and party with the Democrats, DeLay said in a pre-dance taped interview....

2009-09-21 15:51:00

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Former House Majority leader Tom Delay, who injured his foot in rehearsals for Dancing With the Stars, will put it all on the line when he and dance partner Cheryl Burke, a two-time champion, make their season premiere debut Monday night on ABC television network. Last week, Delay was treated by a team of physicians at D.I.S.C. Sports and Spine Center in Marina del Rey, Calif. headed by Dr. Robert S. Bray, Jr., who was very matter-of-fact in terms of...

2009-06-06 12:05:00

Professional dancer Cheryl Burke, known for her performances on the U.S. TV series Dancing with the Stars, says she enjoys her new figure. The 25-year-old dancer, who recently showed off her new thinner frame while frolicking on a beach in St. Lucia, said after being criticized for her added weight, she made a strong effort to shed those excess pounds, People.com reported Friday. I gained a few pounds and everybody was talking about it last year, Burke told People magazine. But taking it off...

2009-05-19 22:21:18

Olympic gymnast Shawn Johnson was declared the Season 8 winner of Dancing with the Stars Tuesday night in Los Angeles. Johnson, 17, beat out fellow finalists Melissa Rycroft and Gilles Marini and their professional dance partners to take home the coveted mirrorball trophy. This has been the most amazing experience ever. ... Thank you so much, Johnson said upon learning she and her partner Mark Ballas had won. Host Tom Bergeron said this season's competition was the closest ever with less than...

2009-02-28 14:38:13

Actor Gilles Marini ended up at the hospital after hurting himself while rehearsing for the U.S. TV series Dancing with the Stars, his representative says. Spokeswoman Jana Davidoff said the Sex and the City: The Movie actor sought medical attention Friday after feeling sharp groin pains, People.com reported. Davidoff said Marini, who is paired with professional dancer Cheryl Burke on the ABC series, was diagnosed with tendonitis in his groin and shoulder. Despite that diagnosis, Davidoff...

Word of the Day
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'