"An intern to Rep. Gabrielle Giffords who aided the congresswoman after she was shot in the head and the family of a 9-year-old girl who was killed will sit with first lady Michelle Obama for President Barack Obama's State of the Union address Tuesday night," the Associated Press writes.
The amazing tale that is Oprah Winfrey's life took another unexpected turn Monday when the media mogul and cultural touchstone introduced her TV audience to the half-sister she never knew she had.
Winfrey said she only met her half-sister Patricia on Thanksgiving Day last year. Patricia had apparently known that the two were related since 2007 and made a number of private attempts to get in touch with Winfrey.
There's been a confession in the case of the 1987 baby snatching in New York City that returned to the front pages last week when word got out that the now-young woman had tracked down her birth mother.