Rosie O’Donnell is engaged, no wedding date set
NEW YORK (AP) — Rosie O'Donnell is getting married.
The 56-year-old confirmed to People magazine on Monday her engagement to 33-year-old Elizabeth Rooney.
O'Donnell says their wedding date is "a long time in the future." They've had a long-distance relationship because O'Donnell lives in New York and Rooney lives in Boston.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Rosie O'Donnell and cast members from some of Broadway's biggest musicals have led a sing-along protest against President Donald Trump outside the White House.
O'Donnell spoke to protesters, some clutching signs with the word "Treason" spelled out, before the group broke into a rendition of "America the Beautiful" on Monday night.
The actress told the crowd it was important to make sure their voices were heard so that Trump would know that they were not going away.
Broadway performers plan protest outside the White House
NEW YORK (AP) — Rosie O'Donnell and cast members from some of Broadway's biggest musicals plan to serenade President Donald Trump on Monday — but from outside the White House in protest.
The group will sing "The People's Song" from "Les Miserables," Burt Bacharach's "What the World Needs Now Is Love," ''A Brand New Day" from "The Wiz" and "Climb Ev'ry Mountain" from "The Sound of Music" from Lafayette Park.
TOMS RIVER, N.J. (AP) — The case against a New Jersey man found with comedian Rosie O'Donnell's missing daughter three years ago has been dismissed.
The Asbury Park Press reports that court records indicate charges of child endangerment and distributing obscenity to a minor against 28-year-old Steven Sheerer were dismissed last month.
A house that's been a celebrity magnet for decades is on the market in the New York City suburbs.
According to the Journal News , actress Helen Hayes and her husband, playwright Charles MacArthur, bought "Pretty Penny" in Nyack in 1932.
NYACK, N.Y. (AP) — A house that's been a celebrity magnet for decades is on the market in the New York City suburbs.
According to the Journal News , actress Helen Hayes and her husband, playwright Charles MacArthur, bought "Pretty Penny" in Nyack (NY'-ak) in 1932.
GOP group attacks Conor Lamb over outside money, but spends big to support Rick Saccone
The GOP's chief fundraising committee dedicated to getting Republicans elected to Congress is attacking Democrat Conor Lamb for accepting millions of dollars from donors outside Pennsylvania.
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Rosanne Barr, Al Roker and Rosie O'Donnell are outspoken about their weight-loss surgery and its life-changing benefits. Rosanne was a pioneer in 1998 when she hit 350 pounds on her 5-foot-4 frame; Al lost 150 pounds, regained 40, and has lost some again. Rosie chose the surgery after a heart attack at 50 scared her into action.
Rarely has allowing taxpayers to keep more of their own money brought out so much trauma and hysteria. Reforming the tax code to boost economic growth and make the country more competitive will trigger Armageddon, warned House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi. Others have declared what happened Wednesday to be the end of America.
Jane Fonda to celebrate birthday with fundraiser in Atlanta
ATLANTA (AP) — Jane Fonda will celebrate her 80th birthday in hopes of raising funds for her foundation.
"Eight Decades of Jane" will be held Dec. 9 at an upscale hotel in Atlanta. The event will recognize Fonda's life achievements along with her foundation, Georgia Campaign for Adolescent Power & Potential. The foundation is hosting the event.
- Zendaya on Weinstein allegations: 'It's disgusting'
- Gabrielle Union hopes Weinstein scandal becomes day of reckoning for sexual predators
- Clooney hopes 'something good' will come from Weinstein allegations
- Streep, Lawrence and more stars react to Weinstein's ouster
- Jeff Bridges on Harvey Weinstein: 'his behavior was terrible.'
- Mark Ruffalo on Weinstein: ‘What Harvey did is wrong’
- Excerpts from George Clooney interview on Harvey Weinstein
- Mulligan and Farrell respond to Weinstein scandal
- Rita Moreno recounts sexual harrassment by studio exec
- Tessa Thompson on Weinstein: Why aren't men speaking out?
- Meryl Streep's full statement on Harvey Weinstein
- O'Donnell calls on women to speak out over abuse
- Jenkins on Weinstein allegations: 'You can't treat people like that. It's horrible'
- Dem senator: 'Makes sense' to reject Weinstein contributions
- Hemsworth on Weinstein allegations: 'It's horrible, it's awful'
Rosie O'Donnell's ex-wife Michelle Rounds, has died in an apparent suicide.
Michelle, 46, who tied the knot with Rosie in 2012 before splitting up two years later, was found dead at her home on Monday (11.09.17) and Rosie spoke of her sadness at the tragedy.
‘We’re all in the same boat’ _ Michael Moore preaches unity
NEW YORK (AP) — Michael Moore showed his patriotism by marching down the Avenue of the Americas with a drum and fife corps after making his Broadway debut.
"I say this to the people who disagree with me, we're all Americans. We're all in the same boat, and we're going to sink or swim together. I prefer not to sink. So let's find a way, if we can, to work together to save this country," Moore said Thursday night.
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Rosie O'Donnell is in a new feud with President Donald Trump's supporters after promoting an online game that lets players lead Trump off a cliff.
Several conservative blogs have called attention to O'Donnell tweeting a link to pushtrumpoffacliffagain.com during the weekend. A post on Fox News Channel host Sean Hannity's website calls the game "sick" and "gross." Young Conservatives suggests the game encourages violence against the president.
Rosie O'Donnell's daughter has alleged she threatened to "kill" her during a blazing row.
Chaffetz trails Democratic challenger in campaign funds
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Democratic political newcomer Dr. Kathryn Allen significantly outpaced incumbent Republican Rep. Jason Chaffetz in fundraising in the first three months of the year as she seized on his comments last month suggesting people should spend their money on health insurance instead of iPhones.
NEW YORK (AP) — Theresa Caputo is not bothered in the slightest if you don't believe that she's a medium.
The TV personality and star of "Long Island Medium" on TLC has plenty of believers and says if you're not one of them, that's OK, too.
"I'm not asking anyone to believe in what I do. Everyone has a right to their own opinion," Caputo said in a recent telephone interview.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Rep. Jason Chaffetz has strolled to four easy re-election wins in his Republican-friendly Utah congressional district, but now he's facing a surprising challenge from a Democratic political newcomer who raised nearly a half million dollars — by tapping into anger over Chaffetz' recent comment suggesting people should spend their money on health insurance instead of iPhones.
Rosie O’Donnell Heads ‘Resistance Address’
Rosie O’Donnell mirrors Steve Bannon in new Twitter pic
NEW YORK (AP) — After saying she'd like to play President Donald Trump's controversial adviser Steve Bannon on "Saturday Night Live," comedienne Rosie O'Donnell has apparently changed her Twitter profile picture to make herself look like him.
O'Donnell's offer to play the chief strategist came after actress Melissa McCarthy's caustic portrayal of White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer on "SNL" last weekend.
Rosie O’Donnell: ‘Available’ to play Steve Bannon on SNL
NEW YORK (AP) — On the heels of actress Melissa McCarthy's caustic portrayal of White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer on "Saturday Night Live," comedienne Rosie O'Donnell says she's available to play President Donald Trump's controversial adviser Steve Bannon.
On her Twitter feed Monday night, O'Donnell responded to suggestions that she play Bannon by saying "available — if called I will serve."
Broadway’s biggest stars to sing on Inauguration Day, in NYC
NEW YORK (AP) — Some of Broadway's biggest stars — including Chita Rivera, Kelli O'Hara, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Betty Buckley, Jessie Mueller and Billy Porter — will be spending Inauguration Day at a concert in New York City that raises money for human rights organizations.
5 actresses to star in benefit ‘Love, Loss and What I Wore’
NEW YORK (AP) — A one-night-only benefit performance of the play "Love, Loss, and What I Wore" seems to really suit Rosie O'Donnell, Carol Kane, Tracee Ellis Ross, Lucy DeVito and Natasha Lyonne.
The five actresses have signed up to help the 92nd Street Y on Feb. 5 by performing the play by Nora Ephron and Delia Ephron that uses clothing and accessories to tell funny, poignant stories. The show will be performed at the 92Y's Kaufmann Concert Hall.
Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton traded sharp barbs and brutal takedowns Thursday, the night after their final debate, with many in the well-heeled crowd at the Alfred E. Smith Memorial Foundation Dinner in New York turning on the Republican nominee midway through his remarks and showering him with jeers.
Comedian Andrea Martin joins ‘Hairspray Live!’ cast
NEW YORK (AP) — Andrea Martin has jumped aboard the cast of NBC's "Hairspray Live!" to play the mother of pop star Ariana Grande.
The Tony- and Emmy-winning comedian will join a lineup that also includes Harvey Fierstein, Kristin Chenoweth, Jennifer Hudson, Derek Hough, Martin Short, Sean Hayes and Rosie O'Donnell. It airs Dec. 7.
NBC’s ‘Hairspray Live!’ adds Sean Hayes, Rosie O’Donnell
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — A roundup of news from the Television Critics Association summer meeting, at which TV networks and streaming services are presenting details on upcoming programs.
"HAIRSPRAY" PLUS TWO
Sean Hayes and Rosie O'Donnell are joining the cast of NBC's "Hairspray Live!"
Hayes will take on the role of dress shop owner Mr. Pinky, while O'Donnell will play a tough gym teacher in the production set to air in December, the network...
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Sean Hayes and Rosie O'Donnell are joining the cast of NBC's "Hairspray Live!"
Hayes will take on the role of dress shop owner Mr. Pinky, while O'Donnell will play a tough gym teacher in the production set to air in December, the network said Tuesday.
They join a cast that represents a "slew" of Oscar, Emmy and Tony award winners, said Robert Greenblatt, NBC Entertainment chairman. That includes Harvey Fierstein, reprising his Tony...
NEW YORK (AP) — Lin-Manuel Miranda, the creator and star of the Broadway smash "Hamilton," made a subdued final bow Saturday alongside two other departing stars in the show that has become a cultural phenomenon.
The performance Saturday at the Richard Rodgers Theatre was also the last for Leslie Odom Jr., who won a Tony Award as Aaron Burr, and Phillipa Soo, a Tony nominee who portrayed Eliza Schuyler. The three — plus an ensemble member — took their bows together...