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2014-12-05 20:21:12

Manilow Has Received A GRAMMY® Nomination In Each Of The Last Five Decades NEW YORK, Dec.

2009-11-04 12:00:00

SCHIPHOL-RIJK, The Netherlands, November 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Pop culture icon and legendary showman Barry Manilow and Holiday on Ice today announced a major new collaboration.

2009-10-03 12:49:05

Brazilians partied into the night Friday after learning Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympics. Celebrations are nothing new in Rio, but CNN reported Saturday the festivities were impressive even by those standards. The famed Copacabana beach was packed with thousands of Rio residents celebrating the first Olympics to be held in South America. It was a fantastic victory.

2009-10-02 12:00:00

The International Olympic Committee meeting in Copenhagen, Denmark, Friday chose Rio de Janeiro as the host site for the 2016 Summer Olympics.

2009-02-15 13:24:28

Singer Barry Manilow thanked New York Friars Club members not only for accepting him into their group but not targeting him for their traditional roasts. The singer, known for such soft rock hits as Mandy, was made an honorary member of the private club this weekend, the New York Daily News reported Sunday. Thank you so much for not roasting me, Manilow said at Saturday's luncheon.

2009-01-08 13:10:00

Kelly Ripa Will Be Celebrity Host of Show at Nassau Coliseum NEW YORK, Jan.

Word of the Day
  • A young chicken: also used as a pet name for children.
The word 'chickabiddy' may come from 'chick' plus 'biddy', a name used in calling a hen or chicken.