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Michael Bloomberg Will Be a More 'Doting Grandpa When Jasper Can Play Golf,' Says His Daughter Georgina

Michael Bloomberg Will Be a More 'Doting Grandpa When Jasper Can Play Golf,' Says His Daughter Georgina

Originally posted 06/11/2016 08:05AM

"For now, my mom is definitely the more doting grandparent," Georgina tells PEOPLE

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FROM TIME: Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg Will Not Run for President

FROM TIME: Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg Will Not Run for President

Originally posted 03/07/2016 06:00PM

"It's clear to me that if I entered the race, I could not win," Michael Bloomberg said

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Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg Considering Presidential Campaign: Report

Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg Considering Presidential Campaign: Report

Originally posted 02/08/2016 10:50PM

Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg is considering a run for the Oval Office, according to reports.

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Georgina Bloomberg: If My Father Decides to Run, 'He Would Make a Great President'

Georgina Bloomberg: If My Father Decides to Run, 'He Would Make a Great President'

Originally posted 02/03/2016 12:30PM

If the rumors prove true and former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg does enter the 2016 presidential race, his youngest daughter will be there to support him. But she didn't always feel that way.

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Georgina Bloomberg: Co-Parenting with the Wrong Person Is Harder Than Being a Single Mom

Georgina Bloomberg: Co-Parenting with the Wrong Person Is Harder Than Being a Single Mom

Originally posted 05/21/2015 06:50PM

"I love the idea of being with someone forever, but I don't think it happens very often," she says

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5 Things to Know About the National September 11 Memorial & Museum (VIDEO)

UpdatePosted 05/15/2014 04:15PM

5 Things to Know About the National September 11 Memorial & Museum (VIDEO)

Originally posted 05/15/2014 02:15PM

The National September 11 Memorial & Museum opens to the public May 21, preceded by a ceremony Thursday with President Barack Obama, families and officials. Here are five things to know about the museum:

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Nelson Mandela Remembered as Global Outpouring Continues

Nelson Mandela Remembered by Oprah, Kofi Annan & More as Global Outpouring Continues

Originally posted 12/06/2013 03:10PM

Heartfelt and passionate tributes continued to flow in from around the world following the death of South African president and global human-rights icon Nelson Mandela.

"One of the great honors of my life was to be invited to Nelson Mandela's home, spend private time and get to know him," Oprah Winfrey Tweeted, posting a photo on Instagram of their time together.

"He was everything you've ever heard and more – humble and unscathed by bitterness. And he always loved to tell a good joke," Oprah said. "Being in his presence was like sitting with grace and majesty at the same time. He will always be my hero. His life was a gift to us all."

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Barbara Walters: 'I Plan to Retire' in the Summer of 2014 | Barbara Walters

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UpdatePosted 05/13/2013 11:15AM

Barbara Walters: 'I Plan to Retire' in the Summer of 2014

Originally posted 05/13/2013 06:20AM

After more than five decades, Barbara Walters is hanging up her microphone.

The veteran ABC News anchor, 83, said Monday morning on The View – the show she started in 1997 – that she will retire from TV journalism next summer.

"Let me just say I have been on television continuously for over 50 years. But in the summer of '14 I plan to retire from appearing on television at all. ... I'm perfectly healthy. This is my decision. This is what I want to do," Walters told her audience, which in the studio included Disney CEO (and therefore head of ABC) Bob Iger – who suggested once he also retires that both he and Walters go on Dancing with the Stars.

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Gabby Giffords to Meet Privately with Sandy Hook Families | Gabrielle Giffords

Gabby Giffords to Meet Privately with Sandy Hook Families

Originally posted 01/04/2013 08:00AM

Gabrielle Giffords, the former member of Congress from Arizona who was gunned down at a Tucson shopping center two years ago – and then courageously fought to recover from her injuries – will meet privately Friday with the families of the Sandy Hook school in Newtown, Conn.

The event will be held at a private home and is not open to the public.

Giffords, 42, sharing a Facebook post from her husband, former astronaut Mark Kelly, after the Dec. 14 school shootings, said that the time was now to begin a national dialogue on strengthening gun control. This week, she and Kelly met with New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, a staunch gun-control proponent, on the issue.

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'Queen of Soul Food' Dies in New York

Sylvia Woods Dies, 'Queen of Soul Food' Was 86

Originally posted 07/20/2012 07:55AM

Sylvia Woods, whose namesake soul-food restaurant has been a Harlem landmark for nearly half a century, died Thursday at her home in Westchester County, N.Y., only hours before she was to receive a special award from New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, reports The New York Times.

She was 86, and although no cause of death was announced, Woods had been suffering with Alzheimer's disease the past few years. Her family said she was surrounded by loved ones at the time of her death.

"We lost a legend today," Bloomberg said Thursday, reports New York's Daily News. "Generations of family and friends have come together at what became a New York institution."

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