Listen: Jackie Quinn, Pancreatic Cancer And Walter Cronkite discussed on AP 24 Hour News
"Jek says if anyone can beat stage four pancreatic cancer. It's Alex trebek's the wheel of fortune host says there is no one stronger and more determined than travek, and he would not bet against him Ken Jennings is one of the top earning jeopardy players of all time. He compares travek to the late TV newscaster Walter Cronkite. Because of what he calls his authority to reassuring voice that so many of us have come to know in love Tribeca, seventy eight and has advanced cancer of the pancreas but vows to keep fighting and keep working. I'm Oscar wells Gabriel. Appraised by a Russian comedian gets the US on VoIP or Venezuela to spill some secrets AP's. Jackie Quinn reports. The State Department says the comic pretended to be a Swiss official asked about military action special Representative Elliot Abrams was caught on tape ruling out the possibility of US military action in Venezuela, unless that government did something crazy like attack the American embassy, but admitting to keeping the idea on the table to make the Venezuelan military nervous. A recording was made by two Russian comedians known for prank calls one of them posing as a Swiss dignitary and Abrahams speaking freely about the situation. The State Department says it's well aware of the prank and blames it on Russia's propaganda. Playbook and the lanes Moscow will go to to prop up the regime of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro. Jackie Quinn, Washington. Four new statues of women are being planned in New York City in an effort to address gender. Imbalance in public monuments, including a statue of jazz singer, Billie holiday strange."