Sarah Palin

  • Alaska ex-Governor Sarah Palin hits out at Obama, says he is 'conning' US March 17, 2013

    US former vice presidential candidate and ex-Alaska Governor Sarah Palin launched a scathing attack on President Barack Obama at a Conservative party meet. ...
  • Sarah Palin calls Obama a 'liar' in speech to conservative activists March 17, 2013

    Washington: Sarah Palin, the 2008 Republican vice presidential nominee, called President Barack Obama a liar and urged her party to stand by conservative values, rousing the crowd at a conservative conference on Saturday. "Barack Obama promised the most transparent administration ever. Barack Obama, you lie," the former Alaska governor said in...
  • Palin threatens to sue author of 'Rogue' book September 29, 2011

    Anchorage, Alaska: Former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin threatened to sue the author and publisher of an unflattering biography she said was filled with "lies and rumors presented as fact." The book by veteran political writer Joe McGinniss, "The Rogue: Searching for the Real Sarah Palin," was published last week as speculation...
  • Salon famous for Palin's up-do gets reality show August 3, 2011

    Wasilla, Alaska: The Alaska hair salon made famous for Sarah Palin's up-do is getting the reality show treatment in a two-part series to be aired in September on TLC. That's the same cable network that aired "Sarah Palin's Alaska," an eight-part docu-series on the former Alaska governor, 2008 Republican vice presidential...
  • Alaska shine light on Sarah Palin emails June 11, 2011

    Alaska: The state of Alaska on Friday released more than 24,000 pages of former Governor Sarah Palin's emails, shedding some light on how the possible Republican US presidential contender conducted business. The printed emails to and from Palin, who abruptly quit as governor of the oil-rich state nearly two years ago,...
  • Palin can beat Obama, says McCain May 30, 2011

    Washington: Former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin has the potential to beat Barack Obama in 2012 presidential elections, top Republican leader Senator John Mccain has said. "Of course, she can. She can. Now, whether she will or not, whether she'll even run or not, I don't know," McCain told the Fox news...
  • Row over Osama bin Laden's pic release May 5, 2011

    New Delhi: Osama bin Laden's death has stirred a new debate in the US - whether photos of his body should be released to the public. US President Barack Obama is pretty clear where he stands on that. In fact the pictures of three other men killed in the same compound are...
  • Levi Johnston to pen tell-all book on Palin family April 26, 2011

    Anchorage, Alaska: Levi Johnston is promising to set the record straight about the Palin family. Touchstone Publishing has a fall publication date for Johnston's book, "Deer in the Headlights: My Life in Sarah Palin's Crosshairs." Johnston fathered a child with Bristol Palin, the daughter of the former Alaska governor, when they were...
  • September release set for McGinniss book on Palin February 23, 2011

    Juneau, Alaska: A best-selling author accused of helping leak an unpublished tell-all on Sarah Palin is releasing his own book on the former Alaska governor this summer. Amazon.com lists a Sept. 20 release date for author Joe McGinniss' 'The Rogue: Searching for the Real Sarah Palin.' McGinniss, who wrote a magazine expose...
  • Ex-aide attacks Sarah Palin in new book February 21, 2011

    Washington: Frank Bailey, formerly the right hand man of Sarah Palin, ex-governor of Alaska and Republican candidate for vice president of the US in 2008, has attacked his one-time boss in a controversial book of which extracts have been published. The manuscript has been previewed by certain media such as the...
  • US: Palin blasts Obama handling of Egypt February 6, 2011

    Washington: Sarah Palin the top Republican leader and former vice presidential candidate on Sunday blasted US President Barack Obama on his handling the situation in Egypt. "It's a difficult situation, this is that 3am White House phone call and it seems for many of us trying to get that information from...
  • HarperCollins reveals cover for Palin's book July 30, 2010

    New York: The cover photo for Sarah Palin's new book is a portrait in red, white, blue and gray. The Alaska ex-governor and former Republican vice presidential candidate is photographed in close-up, wearing a gray sweater and American flag pin, which matches her flag bracelet. Her book, "America by Heart: Reflections...
  • Sarah Palin invents word in Twitter gaffe July 19, 2010

    Washington: US's glamorous politician Sarah Palin is in the news again -- this time, for apparently trying to invent new words while tweeting about plans to build a mosque near the 'Ground Zero' site in New York. The former Republican vice-presidential candidate, who often uses the micro-blogging site Twitter to communicate...
  • New Palin biography aimed at tweens July 12, 2010

    Juneau, Alaska: You might call it Sarah Palin's introduction to the cubs. A biography of the former Alaska governor and self-described "mama grizzly" is set for release in September by Christian book publisher Zondervan. "Speaking Up: The Sarah Palin Story," is one in a series of biographies aimed at 9- to 12-year-old...
  • Indians at TIME Magazine's Gala May 8, 2010

    In our entertainment wrap today - a look at the Indians who made it to the TIME magazine's Gala for the most influential people in the world. Also, Victoria Bekcham is the most glamorous of all… but up first, Michael Douglas talks about saving the world! Actor and U.N. Messenger of...
  • Sarah Palin joins Fox News as political commentator January 12, 2010

    New York: Sarah Palin has signed a multi-year contract as a political commentator with Fox News, fulfilling predictions that she would pursue a career in TV after stepping down as the Governor of Alaska. "I am thrilled to be joining the great talent and management team at Fox News. It's wonderful...
  • Sarah's memoir replaces Dan Brown's book as bestseller October 2, 2009

    New York: Sarah Palin's upcoming memoir is already the top bestselling book on the shopping sites of Amazon.com and Barnes & Noble, a month and a half before the book goes on sale. The memoir from last year's (2008) Republican vice-presidential candidate, titled Going Rogue: An American Life, is scheduled for...
  • Fan pays $63,500 to have dinner with Sarah Palin September 20, 2009

    Anchorage (Alaska): A true fan of former Republican vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin is paying $63,500 to have dinner with her. Cathy Maples of Huntsville, Alabama, on Thursday won the dinner in an Internet auction, which was a benefit for a charity that aids wounded veterans. Maples says she fully supports the...
  • Sarah Palin to step down as Alaska governor: Report July 4, 2009

    Washington: Alaska Governor Sarah Palin, who was catapulted to national prominence as the Republican vice presidential candidate last year, will resign later this month, she said Friday. She also will not seek re-election as governor next year, Alaska television station KTUU reported. Palin has remained in the national political spotlight since...
  • Hillary, Palin between the covers of comic books March 12, 2009

    After Obama, Hillary and Palin would be turned into comic characters. ...
  • Watch: Sarah Palin is angry and hitting it back January 10, 2009

    Alaska Governor Sarah Palin is angry, and she's not holding back. She's letting loose on the media in a new interview and singling out individuals who she believes crossed a line. CNNs Bill Schneider has the story. ...
  • Sarah Palin's unwed daughter gives birth to baby boy December 30, 2008

    Washington: Former Republican vice-presidential nominee Sarah Palin's daughter, Bristol, has given birth to a son, People magazine reported. Bristol, 18, gave birth to a 3.3-kilogram baby boy in Palmer, Alaska Sunday, the magazine Monday quoted Palin's aunt, Colleen Jones, as saying. The baby has reportedly been named Tripp Easton Mitchell Johnston. "We think...
  • Palin all over TV, Americans think of her favourably November 14, 2008

    New York: She was once criticized for avoiding the media, but not anymore since the election, the public has seen much from Alaskan governor Sarah Palin and they are about to see even more. “We'll have footage of her in the spot but it’s basically going to be people saying...
  • I wish I had done more interviews: Sarah Palin November 13, 2008

    Washington: Former Republican vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin said Wednesday she does not regret her interview with Katie Couric of CBS and wishes she had been more available to the media during the campaign. "I should have done it, yes. And her questions were fair," Palin told CNN's Larry King Wednesday....
  • Palin blames Bush policies for Republicans' defeat November 11, 2008

    Wasilla (Alaska): Alaska Governor Sarah Palin, amid speculation that she'll run for president in four years, is blaming US President George W Bush administration policies for the defeat last week of the Grand Old Party ticket and prayed she wouldn't miss "an open door" for her next political opportunity. The Republican...
  • Back in office, Sarah Palin lashes at partymen November 9, 2008

    Alaska: Governor Sarah Palin is lashing out, not at Barack Obama or the Democrats, but at her own party and fromer McCain campaign aides in particular. She says mean and untrue stories about her did the rounds, and she's not happy. ...
  • Obama chooses to spend his day in a quite manner November 6, 2008

    Washington: For the first time, the nation has elected an African-American president. Barack Obama delivered a victory speech in front of hundreds of thousands of supporters. At this defining moment, change has come to America, one day after Barack Obama's historic presidential victory; security was tight outside of Obama's Chicago home. Choosing...
  • Post election, McCain's got jobs to attend to November 6, 2008

    Phoenix, Arizona: Republicans are no doubt looking back at Election Day 2008, trying to figure out where they went wrong. John McCain's presidential hopes were dashed, but he's still got his other job to return to. Standing beneath the flag he has served for more than half a century, John McCain...
  • Palin sorry for McCain's defeat November 6, 2008

    Alaska Governor Sarah Palin is lamenting Senator John McCain's defeat. The former Republican vice presidential nominee was asked whether McCain's choice of her for a running mate may have cost him votes. ...
  • Oops! Palin won't do it again | 'Sorry, if I cost McCain votes' November 6, 2008

    Washington: Defeated Republican vice presidential nominee Sarah Palin has discounted speculation that she may be running for the nation's top job herself in 2012. "Right now I cannot even imagine running for national office in 2012," said the Alaska governor whose surprise selection by Republican nominee John McCain as his running...