Sarah Palin, who recently joined Fox News as a commentator, is now shopping a series to the television link
The former link
Alaska governor has been meeting with network executives this week to pitch them on a show link
about her home state. In a sign of her seriousness, Palin has teamed with "Survivor" producer Mark Burnett.
After meetings this week with ABC, CBS and Fox, sources told The Times that the two visited the NBC suites in Burbank
on Thursday. One person familiar with the pitch said the show sounded like a nature documentary link
similar to Discovery's "Planet Earth."
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and Maria Elena Fernandez Donny, Marie show link
Flamingo Las Vegas says the "Donny & Marie Show" will return to its normal performance schedule Tuesday.
The show link
took a temporary break after the death of Marie Osmond's 18-year-old son, Michael Blosil. Police have said he jumped to his death from a downtown link
Los Angeles apartment building.
Flamingo Las Vegas on Thursday also announced link
there will be five extra show link
dates from April 13 through 17. The dates were originally unscheduled but were added to accommodate those link
who had tickets to recently canceled shows.
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FBI pursues 1990 art heist
The FBI is hoping link
advances in DNA technology can help link
solve a 20-year-old Boston art heist.
A spokeswoman for the FBI's Boston office tells the Boston Globe that the lead agent in the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum case link
is resubmitting evidence taken from the scene link
for DNA analysis.
The heist link
was one of the world's biggest art thefts. Two men disguised as police officers talked link
their way into the museum in March 1990 and stole 13 works, including pieces by Rembrandt, Vermeer, Degas and Manet worth an estimated $250 million.