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Disgraced former UK minister seeks reality TV redemption

Nov. 27, 2022 17:54 PM EST

LONDON (AP) — Matt Hancock, the U.K’s scandal-prone former health secretary, sought an unlikely form of redemption Sunday: attempting to win “I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here” — a grueling, often gruesome reality show set in the Australian jungle. Hancock led...

Reality TV's Chrisleys get hefty sentences in fraud case

Nov. 21, 2022 23:41 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Reality TV stars Todd and Julie Chrisley were sentenced Monday to lengthy prison terms after being convicted earlier this year on charges including bank fraud and tax evasion. U.S. District Judge Eleanor Ross in Atlanta gave Todd Chrisley 12 years in prison, while...

The Home Edit founders add a podcast to their growing brand

Nov. 17, 2022 12:57 PM EST

They may have been tasked with organizing Chris Pratt and Katharine Schwarzenegger's garage or Drew Barrymore's talk show kitchen, but professional organizers Clea Shearer and Joanna Teplin, founders of The Home Edit, are quickly becoming talent in their own right. The chatty,...

Man sentenced in connection with Sweetie Pie's murder plot

Nov. 07, 2022 17:42 PM EST

ST. LOUIS (AP) — A former St. Louis insurance agent was sentenced Monday to three years in prison for helping a one-time reality TV star fraudulently obtain life insurance on a relative later shot to death in a murder-for-hire conspiracy. Waiel Rebhi Yaghnam, 44, pleaded guilty to...

'America's Got Talent' winner Murphy sets holiday concerts

Nov. 07, 2022 04:24 AM EST

LOGAN, W.Va. (AP) — “America’s Got Talent” winner Landau Eugene Murphy Jr. is performing a dozen holiday concerts around West Virginia next month. The Home for the Holidays Tour includes 11 shows that are open to the public. The tour starts Dec. 3 in Clarksburg. Ticket prices...

Bernalillo County Sheriff's Office to resume reality show

Nov. 04, 2022 11:33 AM EDT

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Bernalillo County officials are expected to sign off this week on the sheriff's office participating in a reality show. The Albuquerque Journal reported Thursday the county never formally approved a contract despite sheriff's deputies being featured on...

Former UK health minister draws fire for reality TV stint

Nov. 01, 2022 10:25 AM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Former U.K. Health Secretary Matt Hancock, who led Britain's response to COVID-19 in the first year of the pandemic, was suspended by the Conservative Party on Tuesday after signing up to a reality TV show. Hancock, who is no longer in government but remains a member...

Trump Organization faces criminal tax fraud trial over perks

Oct. 31, 2022 20:10 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — For years, as Donald Trump was soaring from reality TV star to the White House, his real estate empire was bankrolling big perks for some of his top executives, including apartments and luxury cars. Now Trump’s company, the Trump Organization, is on trial for...

Wisconsin priest resigns over alleged misconduct with minor

Oct. 26, 2022 18:57 PM EDT

WAUSAU, Wis. (AP) — A Catholic priest in central Wisconsin has resigned over allegations of sexual misconduct with a minor that happened several decades ago. The allegation against Monsignor Mark Pierce, who has been a priest for 26 years, surfaced last week, La Crosse Bishop...

Thai transgender activist buys Miss Universe org for $20M

Oct. 26, 2022 14:01 PM EDT

BANGKOK (AP) — A Thai business tycoon and transgender activist has purchased the Miss Universe Organization for $20 million, her company announced Wednesday. Chakrapong “Anne” Chakrajutathib, who controls JKN Global Group Public Co. Ltd., is a celebrity in Thailand who has...