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"Super Tuesday" Isn't Super for a 19-Year-Old Cold Murder Case

(61) Comments | Posted March 6, 2012 | 11:11 AM

$100,000 Reward for 19-Year-Old Cold Case Prosecution

Today is officially "Super Tuesday" in the states that are voting in the GOP Presidential primaries. But for me, there is nothing "Super" about the date that changed my life forever.

On March 6, 1993, my beautiful mother, Gail Renee Parker, was...

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The Grammy Awards From a "Glamorous Reporter's Perspective"

(8) Comments | Posted February 14, 2011 | 11:51 AM

It is 9 a.m. post-Grammy day and I cannot get out of bed. Getting to sleep at 3 a.m. doesn't help. However, I am thinking about all of last night's festivities in great detail. Covering the red carpet behind the more famous reporters from "ET," "Access Hollywood," "Extra" and "The...

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The Most Wonderful Time of The Year... Unless You Are Grieving

(25) Comments | Posted December 2, 2010 | 9:04 AM

As a journalist, I have rarely ever been at a loss for words. However, this year I have been agonizing about how to put a simple article together. Why, you may ask? Four weeks ago, I lost my best friend, and closest confidant, to cancer. At the request of the...

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Mad Men Part 2: Helping Our 9/11 First Responders

(42) Comments | Posted September 13, 2010 | 5:41 PM

In my story entitled "Mad Men: A Congress Out of Control" (8/10/10), I promised to provide information on how the public can help our first responders pass the James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act of 2010" or HR 847. This bill would provide medical and economic assistance to the...

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Cordoba Mosque = The Conquest of Lower Manhattan From a Crime Victims Perspective

(203) Comments | Posted August 23, 2010 | 4:09 PM

The Cordoba Initiative and Park51, the amended title of the Cordoba Mosque project at Ground Zero, is inflaming public opinion like no other issue in recent history ... and rightfully so. For the people who lost loved ones in the World Trade Center attacks, the wound may just have been...

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Mad Men: A Congress Out of Control

(107) Comments | Posted August 10, 2010 | 3:40 PM

Before July 30, 2010, I sincerely thought I had seen it all when it came to political posturing and obstructionism. But on this special day, after almost nine years of backroom discussions between the 9/11 first responders, attorneys and the representatives of the House and Senate ... partisan politics hit...

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