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Jewel and Ty Murray Split
Jewel announced yesterday that she and her husband Ty Murray have separated after nearly six years of marriage - and 16 years of being together. She posted on her website: “Ty and I have always tried to live the most authentic life possible, and we wanted our separation as husband and wife to be nothing less loving than the way we came together.” “For some time we have been engaged in a private and difficult, but thoughtful and tender undoing of ourselves”
Get her full statement at JewelJK.com.
Obama On World Cup
Yesterday, President Barack Obama talked to goalie Tim Howard and team captain Clint Dempsey from TEAM USA. To thank them for bringing World Cup fever to the nation. He said: "You guys did us proud”. “To see the way you guys captured the hearts and the imaginations of the country is unbelievable." "This is the first time, I think you guys have had the entire country focused."
Check out the VIDEO here:
Pat Sajak Being Sued Over Sprinkler
Wheel of Fortune host Pat Sajak is being sued by his neighbor who is claiming that Pat has a broken sprinkler system that he's completely ignored! And now he wants $125,000 for the damages. The neighbor lists broken sprinkler heads, pipes and other problems with the system – and he says it has caused flooding to his property. He says he's even spoken to Pat - who promised to do something about it, but hasn't.
Reading Rainbow Fundraiser Success
LeVar Burton's Kickstarter campaign to bring back the show Reading Rainbow has been a huge success. Originally, he wanted to raise $1 million - but after 35 days, he finished with $5.4 million! And that doesn't include the $1 million Seth MacFarlane has promised to match. This campaign is the fifth most-funded in Kickstarter's history. And it also broke the record for most donors with over 105,000 donations!