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18 min ago | Refinery 29

Kerry Washington Got Vocal About Financial Abuse Against Women

Perhaps the only silver lining from the Ray Rice scandal is that domestic violence has become a real hot-button issue in recent weeks, and the conversation helps raise awareness. Now, Kerry Washington is adding to the conversation.

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Related Topix: Domestic Violence (Domestic Abuse), Law

2 hrs ago | TheCelebrityCafe

Ellen Pompeo suggests she might leave acting after 'Grey's Anatomy'

After playing one character for nearly a decade, Ellen Pompeo suggested that she might just hang up her acting skills for good and isn't interested in playing anyone else. Pompeo has played Dr. Meredith Grey on ABC's Grey's Anatomy since 2005 and is returning to the hospital again this fall.

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Related Topix: Grey's Anatomy, Comedy, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Ellen Pompeo, Scandal

4 hrs ago | US News & World Report

Women's Gains in TV Industry Have Stalled, Study Finds

Kerry Washington as Olivia Pope on "Scandal." Movement toward gender parity in the television industry has stalled in recent years.

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Related Topix: Scandal, Entertainment, Television

Mon Sep 15, 2014

WNYC-AM New York

09-15-2014- Marketplace- Philanthropies Lead Ebola Take-Down

Clothing retailer 'The Limited' announced that it has teamed up with 'Scandal' star Kerry Washington and Lyn Paolo, the show's costume designer, to launch a clothing line inspired by the hit TV series. We look at why retailers are increasingly going in this direction and how successful it's been for them.

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Related Topix: Scandal, Entertainment, Television, Microsoft, Startups

BroadwayWorld.com

Scoop: SCANDAL on ABC - Thursday, October 2, 2014

"The State of the Union" - In order for Fitz to make the biggest impact with his State of the Union address on gun control, Cyrus sets out to recruit a power couple who are influential on the issue. Meanwhile, Mellie's personal struggle gets national attention on "Scandal," THURSDAY, OCTOBER 2 on the ABC Television Network.

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Related Topix: Scandal, Entertainment, Television, US News, State of the Union, Guillermo Diaz, Darby Stanchfield, Katie Lowes

People

Kerry Washington and Lyn Paolo Discuss the Scandal Collection -- Check Out the Sketches

It's almost Scandal -ous how much we've been looking forward to the Scandal collection at The Limited, especially because it was designed by Olivia Pope herself, Kerry Washington , with the show's costume designer Lyn Paolo . So when we were offered a chance to check out some exclusive sketches and chat with Washington and Paolo about the soon-to-launch line, what could we say but "It's been handled?" When working with Washington and Elliot Staples to design the "aspirational, sophisticated and feminine" collection, Paolo says, she was delighted by how easy the process was.

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ABC News

Washington Talks Domestic Violence, Motherhood

In this Sunday, Sept. 7, 2014 photo, actress Kerry Washington poses for a portrait in Los Angeles.

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Related Topix: Domestic Violence (Domestic Abuse), Law, Entertainment

Fri Sep 12, 2014

WCTO-FM Lehigh Valley

Kerry Washington Talks "Scandal's" Steamy Sex Scenes and Her Advice for Olivia Pope

Scandal fans can't wait to see Kerry Washington portray Olivia Pope again when the ABC series returns later this month. They also can't wait to see if Olivia rides off into the sunset with Jake or heads back to the White House to continue her affair with President Fitzgerald.

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Related Topix: Scandal, Entertainment, Television

KRVN-AM Lexington

Strong Solar Storm Expected to Hit Earth

The ... -- Ready, set ... go!The hotly anticipated iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus are available Friday for preorder.The phones officially went on sale at midnight on Apple.com ... -- Enterovirus 68 has been sweeping through schools in 11 states this week. But a special school in Denver for mostly asthmatic children has been battling the rare vi... -- Scandal fans can't wait to see Kerry Washington portray Olivia Pope again when the ABC series returns later this month.

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Related Topix: Terrorism, Scandal, Entertainment, Television

KRVN-AM Lexington

Hospitals Going Overboard on Dispensing Antibiotics

The ... -- Scandal fans can't wait to see Kerry Washington portray Olivia Pope again when the ABC series returns later this month. They also can't wait to see if Olivia rid... A 19-year-old is scheduled to be sentenced on Sept.

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Related Topix: Terrorism, Scandal, Entertainment, Television

Thu Sep 11, 2014

Essence Magazine

Kerry Washington and Viola Davis: Steamy Sex Scenes are 'Freeing'

If you've watched Scandal , or any of Shonda Rhimes' dramas, chances are you've seen a steamy sex scene or two. Think Olivia and Fitz.

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Wed Sep 10, 2014

Hollywood Reporter

Ellen Pompeo: "I Definitely Don't Have a Strong Desire to Act After 'Grey's Anatom

Grey's Anatomy star Ellen Pompeo may focus more on her work as a producer when ABC's long-running medical drama eventually ends its run. The actress delivered candid remarks about her future as well as diversity during a wide-ranging panel discussion Wednesday night with fellow Shondaland stars Kerry Washington and Viola Davis .

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Related Topix: Grey's Anatomy, Comedy, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Ellen Pompeo, Scandal, Business News

MTV

Fitz Looks Miserable Without Olivia In These 'Scandal' Season 4 Pics

At the end of "Scandal"'s madcap third season, Olivia Pope boarded a private jet bound to places unknown, and earlier this week, we finally got a glimpse at where she might be . Now, the lovely people at ABC and "Scandal" creator Shonda Rhimes are giving us even more goodies from the September 25 premiere, titled "Randy, Red, Superfreak and Julia" - we have no idea what it means, either - and it looks like Fitz will have an even tougher time moving on from Olivia than we initially thought.

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Related Topix: Scandal, Entertainment, Television

Tue Sep 09, 2014

WCTO-FM Lehigh Valley

"Scandal's" New Promo Answers Cliffhanger: Where Is Olivia Pope?

Scandal fans no longer have to wonder where on Earth is Olivia Pope. A new promo for the upcoming fourth season finds Washington, D.C.'s favorite fixer on an exotic beach somewhere, hair in curls -- a departure from her signature sleek bob -- with a large glass of wine.

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Mon Sep 08, 2014

E! Online

Major Scandal Spoiler Alert! Find Out Where Olivia Pope Jetted...

After the shocking Scandal season three finale, the question on everyone's mind is: where on Earth is Olivia Pope ? Everyone's go-to political fixer had enough of D.C.'s games and her own father's manipulations, so she left on a plane with Jake to "stand in the sun," away from President Fitz and all the questionable choices Cyrus Beene makes. But when season four picks up, Olivia's still missing from her former life, and all summer fans have been wondering where she disappeared to.

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Related Topix: Capitol Hill (Washington, DC), Tony Goldwyn, Jeff Perry

TVLine

Scandal Season 4 Teaser: The Future's So Bright, Liv's Gotta Wear Shades?

ABC today unveiled a new teaser video for Season 4 of Scandal , and Olivia Pope's got her beverage of choice in hand. Which sunglasses-required beach destination she's calling home is still a mystery, but Kerry Washington's alter-ego is looking more relaxed than we've ever seen her before, no? Press PLAY to see the full teaser, then sound off with your thoughts! Stoked about Season 4? Prepared to use the hashtag #TGIT? Let us know in the comments.

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Related Topix: Scandal, Entertainment, Television

BroadwayWorld.com

Scoop: SCANDAL - *Season Premiere* on ABC - Thursday, September 25, 2014

"Randy, Red, Superfreak and Julia" - Nearly two months after Olivia and Jake boarded a private jet to stand in the sun together, everything has changed. With another four years in the White House, Fitz and Cyrus are doing everything they can to make a positive impact on the nation.

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Related Topix: Scandal, Entertainment, Television

WebProNews

Kerry Washington on Her Baby Girl: 'She's Awesome'

The Scandal star keeps very private when it comes to her personal life, so the fact that she even mentioned little Isabelle Amarachi Asomugha says so much about the joy she is experiencing as a new mother. "My little girl is four months! She's fantastic," she gushed to E! News on the 2014 Emmys Red Carpet .

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Sat Sep 06, 2014

ContactMusic.com

Gwyneth Paltrow Gathers Famous Friends For Stand Up To Cancer Telethon

Gwyneth Paltrow , Halle Berry , Jennifer Aniston , Rob Lowe and Reese Witherspoon joined forces on Friday night to raise money and awareness for the Stand Up To Cancer charity at a star-studded telethon. The fourth biennial event, broadcast live in the U.S. and Canada from Los Angeles' Dolby Theatre, featured a slew of famous faces, including Kerry Washington, Jon Hamm and Mike Myers, calling on viewers to give generously to the organisation in order to continue supporting research into groundbreaking new cancer treatments.

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Related Topix: Cancer, Health, Medicine, Comedy, Friends, Entertainment, Television, Celebrities, Reese Witherspoon, Jennifer Aniston, Scandal

Fri Sep 05, 2014

E! Online

Inside the Stand Up to Cancer Rehearsals With Kerry Washington and Eric Stonestreet-Watch Now

Kerry Washington and Eric Stonestreet rehearsed on Thursday, where they explained their involvement with Friday's telecast. "It's an honor to be here.

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Related Topix: Scandal, Entertainment, Television, Modern Family, Eric Stonestreet, Medicine, Health, Breast Cancer

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