11:52 PM EDT 10/16/2013
Originally posted 11/01/2004 08:00AM
With nearly every poll showing the presidential race to be a dead heat, Republican President George W. Bush and Democratic challenger Sen. Jon Kerry spent the weekend frantically campaigning in battleground states.
Originally posted 10/21/2004 03:10PM
A week and a half after her husband's death, Christopher Reeve's widow, Dana, joined Democratic presidential candidate John Kerry Thursday afternoon in Columbus, Ohio, to introduce him and express her support for him and his call for federally funded expansion of embryonic stem-cell research and innovation.
Originally posted 10/14/2004 08:00AM
RECOVERING: Doctors say the prognosis for Melissa Etheridge is excellent after being diagnosed with breast cancer. Etheridge underwent a lumpectomy over the weekend after she discovered a lump in her breast as a result of self-examination. She and her doctor are deciding the next course of treatment. "I’m taking all of this one day at a time and spending time with the ones I love," Etheridge tells PEOPLE. "I want to thank everyone for their concern and outpouring of affection."
Originally posted 10/13/2004 01:40PM
Just one day before his death on Sunday, Christopher Reeve called Sen. John Kerry to congratulate him on his Oct. 8 debate and share his excitement about the stem-cell research issue reaching a national audience. Kerry, the Democratic candidate for President, talked exclusively with PEOPLE on Tuesday about Reeve's last words, their friendship and how the Superman star – paralyzed in a 1995 horseback-riding accident – inspired him.
Originally posted 10/11/2004 08:00AM
The hotly contested presidential race has Hollywood seeing green – as celebrities on both coasts are reaching into their bank accounts to back their candidates of choice.
Originally posted 10/08/2004 04:00PM
TUESDAY, OCT. 12: Carmen Electra goes on the prowl as host of Bravo's new reality show, Manhunt: The Search for America's Most Gorgeous Male Model. Unlike UPN's America's Next Top Model, where the women submit themselves in the competition, the guys will be plucked by scouts from streets, gyms and colleges across the United States to vie for a one-year contract at top modeling agency IMG. Electra will be joined in the eight-episode series (airing at 10 p.m.) by judges Bruce Hulse, known as the industry's first male supermodel, and model Marisa Miller.
Originally posted 10/01/2004 08:10AM
The war in Iraq took center stage during Thursday night's debate, with Sen. John Kerry calling President Bush's invasion of the country "a colossal error in judgment," while the incumbent hammered home his message that the world is a safer place without Saddam Hussein.
Originally posted 09/29/2004 03:25PM
Dr. Phil McGraw, accompanied by his wife Robin, sat down with President and Laura Bush in the living room of the first couple's Crawford, Texas, ranch for Wednesday's installment of the Dr. Phil daytime TV show.
Originally posted 09/21/2004 08:00AM
The political jokes flew Monday night as Democratic presidential candidate John Kerry showed up on Late Show with David Letterman.
Originally posted 09/03/2004 03:00PM
KOBE DISMISSED: In a stunning development Wednesday, Colorado prosecutors dropped sexual assault charges against Kobe Bryant after the young woman who made the accusations said she could not go on with the criminal case. Her civil suit against the Los Angeles Lakers superstar will proceed as planned, however. Neither Bryant, 26, nor his 20-year-old accuser (a concierge who claimed Bryant raped her after she entered his Vail hotel room on June 30, 2003) were in the courtroom at the time of Judge Terry Ruckriegle's announcement.
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