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David Letterman's mom, Dorothy Mengering, dies at 95

David Letterman's mom, Dorothy Mengering, dies at 95

The Associated Press noted that Dorothy Mengering's death was confirmed by Letterman's publicist, Tom Keaney , on Tuesday, April 11. She also came onto the show on Mother's Day. Her response drew big cheers: "It's too cold for that, David! ". Mengering made her first appearance on her son's show in a Thanksgiving Day game called, "Guess Dave's Mom's Pies".


United Airlines: Corporatocracy in rawest form

United Airlines: Corporatocracy in rawest form

The Sunday evening incident caused a furor around the world as video recorded by fellow passengers showed airport security officers snatching Dr. David Dao from his seat aboard Louisville, Kentucky-bound United Flight 3411 and dragging him down the aisle and out of the passenger cabin.


Dave Chappelle salutes Charlie Murphy at John Mayer concert

Dave Chappelle salutes Charlie Murphy at John Mayer concert

So John, today you are a sight for sore eyes". "You were doing a show for 120 people". The crowd obliged him and listened to Mayer elegantly play on the piano his ballad, "You're Going to Live Forever in Me". Before they began the song, Chappelle asked for everybody to put away their cell phones so "for just a few minutes tonight, let's not a take a picture or video".


Mariah Carey, Nick Cannon reunite over family dinner

Mariah Carey, Nick Cannon reunite over family dinner

Any guesses on what book she's reading? Carey looked attractive in a black dress and a leather jacket, while Cannon, 36, rocked a burgundy suit, a white button-down shirt, a navy hat and studded black loafers. TMZ reported that Carey broke up with the choreographer because he was jealous of her close relationship with Cannon. That's some pretty mature co-parenting from two people who have lived most of their lives in the spotlight.


New GOP Health Proposal Could Ditch Protections For People Who Are Sick

New GOP Health Proposal Could Ditch Protections For People Who Are Sick

It would be very tough on sicker, chronically ill patients who have benefited from Obamacare in some tangible ways. GREENE: Well, let's turn to politics in this country. You don't add new spending and at the same time you grow the economy. And there's a new Politico Morning Consult poll that asked people to grade President Trump on various things, including health care.


Early voting under way in French presidential elections

Early voting under way in French presidential elections

And President Donald Trump appeared to throw his weight behind Le Pen's right-wing campaign, Salon noted , tweeting Friday that "the people of France will not take much more of this" in reference to the Paris attack. "The government is fully mobilised". "It falls to us not to give in to fear and intimidation and manipulation, which would play into the hands of the enemy".