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First lady Nancy Reagan and US Ambassador John Gavin (left) viewed earthquake damage in Mexico City in 1985. ... WASHINGTON -- John Gavin, a Hollywood actor who had major roles in the Roman epic ''Spartacus'' and Alfred Hitchcock's classic thriller ''Psycho'' before being named US ambassador ...
Framed photo of former First Lady Nancy Reagan holding baby Paris? ... Donning a red and black dress, Hilton matches today's theme: It's Valentine's Day, and to celebrate what she describes as the happiest period of her life -- she's engaged to actor Chris Zylka, 32, whom she calls the only man she's ...

An upcoming book about Ronald and Nancy Reagan by a former spokesman reveals that Reagan came up with a disastrous Valentine's Day plan as ... Reagan informed his secret Service detail that he wanted to head to a "nearby gift shop" to "purchase a Valentine's Day card for the first lady," author Mark ...
In one of Virginia's most liberal jurisdictions, political leaders are just saying 'no' to a proposal in Congress to name a popular park for former first lady Nancy Reagan. Legislation passed a House committee last month to rename Gravelly Point Park, which sits on federal land adjacent to Ronald Reagan ...
Rep. Barbara Comstock, R-Va., said the renaming would be "a fitting tribute to someone who was a dedicated partner to her husband and dedicated so much to the service of our country." Nancy Reagan died in March 2016. Noting that Lady Bird Johnson Park, named for the Democratic former first lady, ...
Congressional Democrats oppose a bill to name a Virginia park after former first lady Nancy Reagan. (Photo: Mark ... The bill, H.R. 553, is opposed by many of the same Democrats who opposed renaming Washington's National Airport to honor President Ronald Reagan in 1989. (It's now called Ronald ...

Kevin Killea, the commanding general at U.S. Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, also honored the 40th First Lady, Nancy Reagan. "As you know the support she provided to President Reagan was well indescribable. I'm told you really had to be there to appreciate the influence, support and the love that ...
Hillary Clinton was the first first lady to run for office, but as progressive and groundbreaking as she was, she nonetheless made the decision to stand by her husband after he admitted his affair with the White House intern Monica Lewinsky, regardless of her own hurt and humiliation. The day after President ...
In 1947, school was canceled in Mt. Comfort after the basement of the building was flooded by a storm of near-tornado proportions, uprooting trees in the Mohawk area and littering the road between Mohawk and Mt. Comfort with telephone poles. In 1967, a construction worker preparing to pump concrete ...
Souza also served as a White House photographer for former President Ronald Reagan. He prefaced his presentation on Obama with photos from Reagan's term. He presented a photo of Reagan in the Oval Office and then flipped to more personal photos of Reagan with First Lady Nancy Reagan.
The story describes how Melania doesn't shower her husband with unconditional support, unlike former first ladies, Nancy Reagan and Lady Byrd Johnson. ... The writer does acknowledge that Melania's reasons "are almost certainly personal" while also drawing comparisons to Michelle Obama, "the first, first lady to ...
Most recently, President Donald Trump invoked Reagan again, this time when Reagan's name might have helped deflect critics claiming Trump could be the victim of early-stage Alzheimer's. Reagan cited his ailments publicly so that the mention might help others. Trump referenced Reagan's ailments to ...
And Nancy Reagan, widow of President Ronald Reagan, was set to appear on the 2016 First Spouse Gold Coin. The coin was released in July 2016, just a few months after Nancy Reagan's death, but was approved and minted before she passed away. It's important to remember that real people haven't ...
On Wednesday, a House committee advanced a bill that would rename Gravelly Point Park after the former first lady, roiling local residents who are still upset ... Gravelly Point is adjacent to the airport and renaming it the Nancy Reagan Memorial Park would honor the couple at the gateway to the nation's ...
Congress passed legislation for the change and it was signed by then-President Bill Clinton, but it was strongly opposed by local political leaders and the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority. Following the move, Metro and the National Park Service had to pay hundreds of thousands of dollars to ...
Whether or not former First Lady Nancy Reagan would want to be commemorated with this uninspiring place, Grover Norquist is determined to name it for her. He's behind a bill that just cleared committee in the House that would change the name from Gravelly Point Park to the Nancy Reagan Memorial ...
A U.S. House of Representatives committee will discuss a bill to rename Gravelly Point after former First Lady Nancy Reagan. The House Committee on natural resources will mark up the bill, H.R. 553, by Rep. Jody Hice (R-Ga.) tomorrow (Wednesday) at 10 a.m. As previously reported, Hice first ...

As a Social Studies concentrator, I was surprised that, during a 30-minute introduction on the history of HIV, the disproportionate impact the HIV epidemic has on gay men and the immoral inaction of world leaders like Ronald and Nancy Reagan were not mentioned once. My friend became visibly angry ...
When Prince William married Kate Middleton on April 29, 2011, neither President Barack Obama nor his wife, Michelle Obama was invited. ... Ronald Reagan went to neither, but instead, the First Lady went in his place. ... Instead, President Reagan sent his wife, First Lady Nancy Reagan, in his place.
"We were under strict instructions not to disturb," an unnamed White House staffer said. "No matter what. When the First Lady was with Frank Sinatra, she was not to be disturbed. For anything. And that included a call from the President himself." All this comes from Kitty Kelley's salacious 1991 tell-all "Nancy ...
"She is a ceremonial first lady," said Myra Gutin, a communication professor at Rider University and author of "The President's Partner," a study of modern ... Nancy Reagan didn't fully move into advocacy until her second year as first lady, when she launched her "Just Say No" campaign to complement the ...
She received many awards and honors for her contributions to the war on drugs, including an award from First Lady Nancy Reagan. In her later years, "Nanna" enjoyed spending time with her family, playing cards and Scrabble, and dining out. Cox was predeceased by her son Charles S. Cox, who passed ...
Hollywood was hustling to pay tribute to Frank at his Beverly Hills funeral when the legendary singer died on May 14, 1998. Sources reported that Frank's grieving widow, however, shocked the Sinatra clan by suddenly leaving Nancy off the guest list. Barbara had carefully made sure that the former First ...
(AP) -- In one of Virginia's most liberal jurisdictions, political leaders are just saying 'no' to a proposal in Congress to name a popular park for former first lady Nancy Reagan. Legislation sponsored by Georgia Republican Jody Hice passed a House committee last month to rename Gravelly Point Park for the ...
Los Angeles -- John Gavin, the tall, strikingly handsome actor who appeared in "Spartacus," "Psycho" and other hit films of the 1960s before forsaking acting to become President Reagan's ambassador to Mexico, has died at age 86. Gavin, who was also a former president of the Screen actors guild, ...
As Steve Bannon and the president fall out, Steve Inskeep talks with commentator Cokie Roberts about the history of presidential aides who had acrimonious splits with their bosses. ... So he was summarily dismissed by the first lady, who thought he was not protecting her husband well enough. But Regan ...
Since the 1950s, photographer Harry Benson has documented some of the most historic moments and people of the modern world. From the Beatles to Amy Winehouse to capturing every US president since Dwight D. Eisenhower, Benson's pictures are notably intimate and always brazenly close to his ...
Then in 1981, Ronald Reagan took over as president, and with him came the new first lady Nancy Reagan. As First Lady, Nancy needed a project or movement to get behind, and many parent groups appealed to her to address marijuana issues. She unveiled a national anti-drug campaign ("Just Say No"), ...
(One of Arzner's lovers was Russian actress Alla Nazimova, who was Nancy Reagan's godmother.) After directing 16 films, she retired from filmmaking in 1943. To earn income, she directed 50-plus Pepsi commercials thanks to her friend Joan Crawford, who was married to the company's chairman.
As Nancy Reagan said, we should "Just say no." The column was taken down from the newspaper's website. It should not have been. How can the rest of us assess its arguments absent an authoritative version of the writing? The student body president has called for defunding the student newspaper.
By contrast, former first lady Michelle Obama marked her first Christmas in the White House with brighter colors, choosing bold baubles to hang from the trees. ... Nancy Reagan's holiday celebrations differed from those who came before and after her: Reagan brought in actor friends to play Santa for her ...
"The President, Barron, and I are very excited for our first Christmas in the White House," the First Lady said in a statement. "As with many ... On the campaign trail, Christmas was a regular talking point for the President. "You go to ... Nods to Nancy Reagan, and the theme continued to deck the halls. None of ...
President Donald Trump recently declared the nation's opioid crisis as a ... from drugs which reminded many people of Nancy Reagan's DARE ...
Graham and Nancy Reagan hit it off so well they became lifelong friends. ... Defending the President at the press podium, I felt I had no choice ...
The theme, designed by the first lady, is aimed at paying "respect to 200 ... While President Trump quipped at the Thanksgiving Turkey pardon last ... in a nod to former first lady Nancy Reagan's favorite holiday decoration.
And it's common knowledge Tony and Cherie Blair, Nancy Reagan and ... Chereal, a former sketch comedienne, model and actress turned ...
First Lady Betty Ford even told reporters that she "assumed" her children ... It was during a visit to her group's headquarters that Nancy Reagan lifted the ... But that would not stop the president from pushing through harsh new ...
Graham and Nancy Reagan hit it off so well they became lifelong friends. ... Defending the President at the press podium, I felt I had no choice ...
President Donald Trump is pushing for a massive advertisement ... In 1982, Nancy Reagan announced an anti-drug campaign meant to stop ...
The room is now populated with historical relics, including a chair from Ronald and Nancy Reagan's Pacific Palisades mansion. The next major ...
As an employee of the Yellow Brick Bank, he met former First Lady Nancy Reagan on her visit to Shepherdstown. Clifford lived in ...
30 Which future First Lady was a reporter at Elizabeth II's coronation? A) Lady Bird Johnson B) Jackie Kennedy C) Nancy Reagan. 31 What did ...
Ronald and Nancy Reagan on the cover of Vanity Fair. ... a former actor, became president, but at least he'd been governor of California.
Presiding over the session was Mayor Nancy Davis of the Borough of ... Vice President of Meadowlands Regional Chamber and Convention ...
On Oct. 26, 2017, President Donald Trump declared opioid abuse and ... 26 declaration had overtones of first lady Nancy Reagan's "Just Say ...
President Trump's plan to use a blizzard of advertising to help stem the ... No" anti-drug campaign, a phrase first lady Nancy Reagan coined, ...
... President Ronald Reagan, center, and his wife Nancy Reagan pose ... This marks the former President's first public appearance since ... Today's Birthdays: Actor Chris Robinson is 79. ... Actress-comedian Mo Gaffney is 59.
It's the end of the 1960s, and Nancy Reagan is the first lady of California. Didion is at Reagan's house, as is a camera crew. Fade in.
President Donald Trump's long-awaited declaration that the opioid ... "Just Say No" anti-drug campaign led by former First Lady Nancy Reagan.
President Donald Trump promised to come out swinging with ... As if invoking First Lady Nancy Reagan's "just say no" campaign in the 1980s, ...


 

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