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James Patterson, Bill Clinton to release second crime thriller novel

May 22, 2020 - 10:16 AM

The mystery novelist and former US president release 'The President's Daughter,' the pair's second book together centered on the kidnapping of an American first daughter

'American Crime Story' 3rd season to follow Lewinsky-Clinton scandal

Aug 07, 2019 - 6:35 PM

FX renews the true crime series for a 3rd season, which will be produced by Monica Lewinsky herself

Jimmy Guban arrest, pipe bombs in the U.S., Titanic II | Midday wRap

Oct 25, 2018 - 2:00 PM

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U.S. Justice Department mulls special prosecutor to probe Clinton Foundation

Nov 14, 2017 - 7:13 PM

The US justice department told lawmakers of its plans, but at the same time Attorney General Jeff Sessions is to testify about election year contacts between members of the Trump campaign and Russia

ON TOUR. Dean of the USC Anneberg School for Communication and Journalism Willow Bay and former US Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton speak onstage during The Child Mind Institute Summit: The State of Child & Adolescent Mental Health at The Paley Center for Media on November 13 in New York City. Photo by Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images for Child Mind Institute /AFP

Former U.S. presidents take stage at hurricane benefit concert

Oct 22, 2017 - 11:24 AM

Former presidents Barack Obama, George W. Bush, Bill Clinton, George H.W. Bush and Jimmy Carter appear together, praising Americans for their willingness to help fellow citizens and urging them to do more

UNITED. (L-R) Former US Presidents, Jimmy Carter, George H. W. Bush, George W. Bush, Bill Clinton and Barack Obama attend the Hurricane Relief concert in College Station, Texas, on October 21, 2017. Jim Chapin/AFP

Europe pays tribute to Helmut Kohl, 'a giant' of post-war history

Jul 01, 2017 - 10:44 PM

Meanwhile arrangements to honor the former German chancellor are clouded by criticism from Kohl s elder son

TRIBUTE TO KOHL. Germany's Chancellor Angela Merkel speaks during a ceremony for the late German Chancellor Helmut Kohl on July 1, 2017 at the European Parliament in Strasbourg, eastern France. Patrick Hertzog/AFP

Bill Clinton, James Patterson to co-write White House thriller

May 09, 2017 - 11:29 AM

The former US president collaborates with author James Patterson for the book The President is Missing

U.S. presidents pen gracious letters to their successors

Jan 20, 2017 - 5:14 PM

Letters that US presidents Bill Clinton and George W Bush write on their last day in office touch on the unique burden of the role – but also the joy that comes from serving in the highest office

LETTERS FROM FORMER PRESIDENTS. Image of Bill Clinton from Ethan Miller/AFP. Image of George W. Bush from Zach Gibson/AFP.

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Jan 18, 2017 - 1:14 PM

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Jan 04, 2017 - 1:13 PM

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Hillary Clinton to attend Trump's presidential inauguration

Jan 04, 2017 - 7:13 AM

Hillary Clinton will attend with her husband former President Bill Clinton

In this file photo, Hillary Clinton speaks at the Children's Defense Fund Beat the Odds Celebration at the Newseum in Washington on November 16, 2016. Yuri Gripas/AFP

Trump considers seeking Bill Clinton's advice

Nov 12, 2016 - 7:03 PM

The president elect also talks about the call he received from defeated rival Hillary Clinton when she conceded

Hillary Clinton: The unloved politician

Nov 08, 2016 - 8:16 PM

4th UPDATE Hillary Rodham Clinton stands on the threshold of a historic victory – as the first woman president of the United States – while remaining one of the least popular politicians in recent American history

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton delivers remarks during the fourth day of the Democratic National Convention at the Wells Fargo Center, July 28, 2016 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Jessica Kourkounis/Getty Images/AFP

5 hal yang perlu Anda tahu tentang Hillary Clinton

Nov 08, 2016 - 5:45 PM

Fakta fakta tentang calon presiden Amerika Serikat dari Partai Demokrat Hillary Clinton

epa04407918 Former US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton delivers remarks at the Democratic National Committee's Women's Leadership Forum, in Washington, DC, USA, 19 September 2014. EPA/MICHAEL REYNOLDS

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Oct 10, 2016 - 8:16 PM

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Oct 10, 2016 - 2:23 PM

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Trump berates and threatens in incendiary debate

Oct 10, 2016 - 10:50 AM

UPDATED Donald Trump dismisses his predatory remarks about groping women as locker room talk and takes a swipe at Hillary Clinton s husband Bill over past sexual misconduct in a fiery second US presidential debate

GLOVES ARE OFF. This combination of pictures created on October 09, 2016 shows Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton and Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump during the second presidential debate at Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri on October 9, 2016. Paul J. Richards/AFP

Trump ready to drag Bill Clinton sex scandals into US campaign

Oct 01, 2016 - 8:45 PM

Trump told The New York Times that he believes talking about the sex scandals that stained the career of Hillary s husband Bill would turn female voters away from her

CAMPAIGN TRAIL. Former US President Bill Clinton will hit the campaign trail for Hillary Clinton on January 4. File photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images/AFP

World leaders bid farewell to Nobel laureate Peres

Sep 30, 2016 - 11:00 AM

3rd UPDATE Some 70 countries will be represented with the range of leaders illustrating the respect Shimon Peres gained over the years in his transformation from hawk to committed peace advocate

IN MEMORY. Israeli policewomen salute in front of the coffin of former Israeli president Shimon Peres at the plaza outside the Knesset, Israel's Parliament, on September 29, 2016 in Jerusalem, as people come to pay their respects. Photo by Gali Tibbon/AFP

Duterte on joint patrols, Hillary Clinton, Twitter character limit | 12PM wRap

Sep 14, 2016 - 12:16 PM

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Trump demands closure of 'corrupt' Clinton Foundation

Aug 22, 2016 - 11:44 PM

UPDATED The Republican presidential candidate also calls for a special prosecutor to investigate his Democratic rival

DONALD TRUMP. This file photo taken on August 20, 2016 shows Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump taking the stage for a campaign event at Fredericksburg Expo Center August 20, 2016 in Fredericksburg, Virginia. Photo by Molly Riley/ AFP

Clinton interviewed by FBI over private email use

Jul 03, 2016 - 1:04 AM

UPDATED An aide says the interview at FBI headquarters in Washington lasted about 3 5 hours

CLINTON EMAILS. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton greets voters after a campaign event at Keokuk Middle School in Keokuk , Iowa, USA, January 28, 2016. File photo by John Taggart/EPA

FOTO: Wajah yang mengantar kepergian Muhammad Ali

Jun 11, 2016 - 12:46 PM

Aktor Will Smith petinju kelas berat Mike Tyson hingga mantan presiden AS Bill Clinton mengantarkan Muhammad Ali ke peristirahatan terakhirnya

Lukisan foto Muhamamd Ali terpampang di monumen yang terdapat di depan uhammad Ali Center di Louisville, Kentucky.  Foto oleh Ty Wright/Getty Images/AFP

Tears, tributes as world says goodbye to Muhammad Ali

Jun 11, 2016 - 6:29 AM

Thousands gather to say farewell to The Greatest with former US president Bill Clinton among those offering eulogies

FAREWELL TO THE GREATEST. Lonnie Ali speaks during a memorial service for boxing legend Muhammad Ali. Photo by Aaron P. Bernstein / GETTY IMAGES NORTH AMERICA / AFP

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Jun 06, 2016 - 1:48 PM

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Bill Clinton to campaign for Hillary as Trump sharpens attacks

Jan 03, 2016 - 11:23 AM

Bill Clinton campaigns for Hillary after Donald Trump attacks his terrible record with women referring to past marital infidelities

CAMPAIGN TRAIL. Former US President Bill Clinton will hit the campaign trail for Hillary Clinton on January 4. File photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images/AFP

DLSU to host quarterfinals of Hult Prize Competition 2016

Dec 01, 2015 - 6:08 PM

The Hult Prize also known as the Nobel Prize for Students is a start up accelerator for budding young social entrepreneurs emerging from the best universities worldwide

New Orleans mourns, celebrates 10 years after Katrina

Aug 29, 2015 - 10:21 AM

Come hell or high water – and we have had both – New Orleans is coming back And we are coming back strong says New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu

10 YEARS AFTER. A file picture dated August 30, 2005 of a levee along the Inner Harbor Navigational Canal being broken in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina and allowing water to flow towards New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. File photo by Vincent Laforet/Pool/EPA

Obama joins Twitter: 'They finally gave me my own account'

May 19, 2015 - 5:58 PM

Such a social savvy president don t you think?

OBAMA ON TWITTER. What does he say on social media? File Photo by EPA

Bill Clinton will keep giving speeches to 'pay our bills'

May 04, 2015 - 11:07 PM

He insists he would maintain a schedule of speaking events several of which reportedly paid him 500 000 a pop despite amassing a fortune in the 14 years since leaving the White House

TRIBUTE. Clinton mourns lives lost on #MH17, praises progress made on HIV. Photo from the International AIDS Society.

Hubble at 25, Google's Project Fi, Chile volcanic eruption | SciTech4u

Apr 27, 2015 - 3:30 PM

That and the girl who proved Einstein right in this week s episode of SciTech4u

Hillary Clinton to launch White House bid Sunday

Apr 11, 2015 - 8:36 AM

Clinton is expected to announce her candidacy via social media and a video message several media reports say followed by a low key campaign swing through key state Iowa

DEEPER ENGAGEMENT. Analysts say if Hillary Clinton succeeds Obama, she will push for deeper engagement with the Asia-Pacific. File photo by Lisa Lake/Getty Images North America/AFP

Casting a long shadow: artist hid Lewinsky dress in Clinton picture

Mar 03, 2015 - 9:55 AM

A shadow beside Bill Clinton s portrait who is pictured standing in front of a hearth actually literally represents a shadow from a blue dress that I had on a mannequin

Former U.S. president Bill Clinton stands next to his official portrait during an unveiling ceremony at the Smithsonian Castle in Washington, DC Monday 24 April 2006. A portrait of his wife Senator Hillary Clinton (Democrat / New York) was also unveiled. The portraits, painted by Nelson Shanks (Bill) and Ginny Stanford (Hillary), will be displayed in the National Portrait Gallery in Washington when the recently restored building reopens in July. This was the first time the gallery commissioned portraits of a president and first lady at the same time. EPA/MATTHEW CAVANAUGH

Bill Clinton, party scramble to keep Senate Democratic

Oct 07, 2014 - 11:19 AM

Democrats ruled the US South for a century but since the 1990s they have been in free fall in a region that despite increasing diversity has grown more conservative

SUPPORT... BUT NOT VOTES? Former US president Bill Clinton(C) shakes hands with supporters at rally October 6, 2014 on the University of Central Arkansas campus in Conway, Arkansas. Michael Mathes/AFP

PHOTOS: Clintons ‘over the moon’ to be grandparents

Sep 28, 2014 - 4:27 AM

Bill Clinton says Hillary couldn t be happier to be a grandmother to Charlotte Clinton Mezvinsky the child of their daughter Chelsea

Chelsea Clinton gives birth to daughter

Sep 27, 2014 - 1:43 PM

The former first daughter left her position as NBC special correspondent in August to focus on her pregnancy and the birth of her daughter

UNITED STATES, New York : NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 23: Chelsea Clinton attends the third day of the Clinton Global Initiative's 10th Annual Meeting at the Sheraton New York Hotel & Towers on September 23, 2014 in New York City. Jemal Countess/Getty Images/AFP

Hillary Clinton: Distressing to see women get paid less

Sep 23, 2014 - 7:08 AM

We have to keep knocking down those external and internal obstacles that are cultural and religious says Hillary Clinton on the gender pay gap

WAGE GAP. Former US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton says even the US struggles with economic empowerment for women. John Moore/Getty Images/AFP

#PugadBaboy: Premature campaigning

Aug 09, 2014 - 5:00 AM

Clinton mourns lives lost on #MH17, praises progress made on HIV

Jul 23, 2014 - 4:21 PM

We need to remind people that the people we lost on that plane gave their entire lives to the preposition that our common humanity matters a hell of a lot more than our interesting differences

TRIBUTE. Clinton mourns lives lost on #MH17, praises progress made on HIV. Photo from the International AIDS Society.

AIDS conference in shock at Malaysia plane tragedy

Jul 19, 2014 - 10:43 AM

Among those who died was Dutchman Joep Lange a pioneer of cheap anti retrovirals for the poor and a prominent AIDS researcher

Monica Lewinsky breaks silence on Clinton affair

May 07, 2014 - 8:14 AM

Lewinsky now 40 says she wants to reclaim the narrative of events that brought her global humiliation

MONICA LEWINSKY. Monica Lewinsky at her book signing, March 15, 1999. Ian Stewart/EPA

TRIVIA: US presidential visits to PH

Apr 24, 2014 - 11:04 PM

The Philippines has received 10 American presidents 6 of them sitting presidents at the time of their visit

Laptop used for first US presidential email finds a buyer

Apr 18, 2014 - 9:52 PM

The Toshiba Satellite laptop that belonged to White House physician Robert Darling sells for 61 000 in a Boston auction

EMAIL SENT. A file picture taken on November 7, 1998, released by the White House, shows US President Bill Clinton preparing to send the first-ever US presidential email. The Toshiba Satellite that Clinton borrowed sold for $60,667 in an online auction. Agence France-Presse photo/The White House

Clinton hopes Pacquiao becomes president

Apr 03, 2014 - 10:01 PM

Appearing on Jimmy Kimmel Live former US President Bill Clinton says of the boxing champ: He’s already in the Philippine parliament and I hope he goes right on up the ladder

THE CHIEF AND THE CHAMP. Former US President Bill Clinton had high praise for Manny Pacquiao on Jimmy Kimmel Live!. Photo from press release

Marshall Islands want US to resolve unfinished nuclear legacy

Mar 01, 2014 - 12:14 PM

Because of the nuclear weapons tests US ambassador Thomas Armbruster says today we live in a safer world

UNFINISHED BUSINESS. Marshall Islands President Christopher Loeak says the United States' nuclear testing legacy also affected many other islands throughout the country. File photo by Justin Lane/EPA

Nets may sign first openly gay NBA player‎ Collins

Feb 21, 2014 - 8:32 AM

Jason Collins who revealed he was gay last April could become the first openly gay player in the NBA by signing a 10 day contract with the Brooklyn Nets

BACK IN THE LEAGUE. Jason Collins, then a member of the New Jersey Nets, pumps his fist after scoring a basket during game one of the 2004 NBA Eastern Conference playoffs. Photo by Jason Szenes/EPA

NBA: Durant's 30-plus point streak ends in Thunder rout of Brooklyn

Feb 01, 2014 - 1:01 PM

NBA scoring leader Kevin Durant saw his streak of games with 30 or more points snapped at 12 on Friday but the Oklahoma City Thunder still routed the Brooklyn Nets 120 95

QUIET THE THUNDER. Paul Pierce of the Brooklyn Nets shown scoring a basket from a game earlier this month against the Hawks. Photo by Andy Rain/EPA

New York mayor sworn in, ends Bloomberg era

Jan 02, 2014 - 12:30 PM

Democrat Bill de Blasio is sworn in as New Year s mayor ending the 12 year Bloomberg era

Obama awards Winfrey, Clinton top civilian honor

Nov 21, 2013 - 12:32 PM

Obama says Winfrey has built a massive following on the basis of her message you can

PRESIDENTIAL MEDAL OF FREEDOM. Oprah and other honorees represent 'what JFK understood to be the essence of the American spirit.' AFP PHOTO/Mandel NGAN

Myanmar frees 69 political prisoners: officials

Nov 15, 2013 - 1:42 PM

President Thein Sein said there would be no prisoners of conscience in Myanmar by year s end

NO PRISONERS OF CONSCIENCE. Myanmar President Thein Sein in Bandar Seri Begawan on October 10, 2013. AFP PHOTO / ROSLAN RAHMAN