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  • Reba’s Sitcom "Malibu Country" Gets Picked Up for a Season on ABC

    Reba’s Sitcom "Malibu Country" Gets Picked Up for a Season on ABC

    Reba‘s new sitcom, Malibu Country, has been ordered for a season this fall on ABC. The show will feature Reba playing a mother of three who moves her kids to Malibu to escape her cheating husband. Lily Tomlin is also on board to play Reba’s mother, and the show also stars Sara Rue and Jai Rodriguez. Reba tweeted Friday, “We got picked up!! We’re going to have so much fun! Can’t wait to get to work!” Copyright 2012 ABC News Radio

  • Missing CA Girl Sierra LaMar’s Mom Sends Her a Mother’s Day Message

    Missing CA Girl Sierra LaMar’s Mom Sends Her a Mother’s Day Message

    (MORGAN HILL, Calif.) — The mother of Sierra LaMar, the 15-year-old California cheerleader who has been missing for two months, sent her love to her “miracle” daughter in a Mother’s Day message on Sunday. “Sierra is my miracle baby. I was told that because of my age, the likelihood of getting pregnant was slim. I knew she was going to be strong-willed the moment the doctor saw on the ultrasound that she was doing somersaults in utero,” Marlene LaMar wrote on the website set up to help in the search for the Morgan Hill, Calif., girl. “The greatest gift that […]

  • Missing Los Angeles FBI Agent May Be Armed, Suicidal

    Missing Los Angeles FBI Agent May Be Armed, Suicidal

    (BURBANK, Calif.) — Police are searching mountainous terrain on Sunday for an FBI special agent who disappeared from his Burbank, Calif., home and could be suicidal. Stephen Ivens, 35, was last seen at the home he shared with his wife and 1-year-old son Thursday evening. His family reported him missing the next morning. A handgun was unaccounted for inside Ivens’ residence, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department. Officials did not share what led them to believe Ivens may be despondent and ready to take his own life. Ivens has been an FBI agent for three years, assigned to […]

  • Texting While Walking Banned in New Jersey Town

    Texting While Walking Banned in New Jersey Town

    (FORT LEE, N.J.) — Avid texters beware: Fort Lee, N.J. police said they will begin issuing $85 jaywalking tickets to pedestrians who are caught texting while walking. “It’s a big distraction. Pedestrians aren’t watching where they are going and they are not aware,” said Thomas Ripoli, chief of the Fort Lee Police Department. Ripoli said the borough, which is home to approximately 35,000 residents, has suffered three fatal pedestrian-involved accidents this year. He hopes his crackdown on people who display dangerous behavior while walking will make his town safer, but not everyone is on board with the idea of issuing […]

  • Isabel Celis: Missing Tucson Girl’s Father Barred From Contact With Her Brothers

    Isabel Celis: Missing Tucson Girl’s Father Barred From Contact With Her Brothers

    (TUSCON, Ariz.) — The father of missing Tucson 6-year-old Isabel Celis has been told by authorities he cannot have contact with the girl’s two older brothers, who are now in the custody of their mother Rebecca, ABC News has learned. A source close to the investigation said the development does not mean that investigators are turning their focus on Sergio Celis in the disappearance of his daughter. A police statement released Friday said it is “common practice for CPS [Child Protective Services] to become involved in investigations regarding missing children.” Calls to Sergio Celis and his wife — who are […]

  • Little Big Town’s Kimberly Schlapman Sees Motherhood as a Dream Come True

    Little Big Town’s Kimberly Schlapman Sees Motherhood as a Dream Come True

    Mother’s Day is an especially sweet holiday for Little Big Town‘s Kimberly Schlapman  since she gave birth to her daughter Daisy a few years ago. That event was a life-long dream come true for her. “When I was a kid, that’s what I wanted to be is a mama,” Kimberly explains. “It took a long time.  I wasn’t ever sure that I would be, but I am now, and it’s the greatest gift of my life.” Now that she’s a mother, Kimberly sees all the ways her mother sacrificed for her growing up.  She says, “That’s what I strive to […]

  • Kenny Rogers Announces New Record Label Deal; Album Out Later This Year

    Kenny Rogers Announces New Record Label Deal; Album Out Later This Year

    It’s shaping up to be a big year for Kenny Rogers.  He’s already announced plans to release a memoir, Luck or Something Like It, in October.  Now Kenny has announced plans to release a new album this year too. He’s signed a new record deal with Warner Bros. Records, which was the label that released his first hit with the group the First Edition, “Just Dropped In (to See What Condition My Condition Was in),” in 1967. “I’m looking forward to returning home to Warner Bros. Records after all these years,” Kenny says of the new deal.  “Our history together, combined with the […]