July 13, 2013 9:50 AM
U.S. relations with Venezuela, Bolivia and Nicaragua were already testy. But the Snowden affair also has dampened the Obama administration's effort to improve ties with friendlier nations in the region like Mexico and Brazil. This woman is a gem, a gift from above. Kathy Griffin is prepping for an Amanda Bynes Lifetime movie. Okay? Maybe not. But the HIGHlarious star posted a video on YouTube earlier today of her best Amanda impersonation, following the troubled actress? puppy-shopping, ?ugly? tirade! Complete with an insult to the Obamas, Kathy covered her face with her cat and pretended to rush past the press! A girl died in a local hospital, becoming the third fatality in the crash of an Asiana Airlines jet at San Francisco airport. According to a statement from two doctors at San Francisco General Hospital, the child had been in critical condition. They gave no further details. The crash landing of the Boeing also killed two Chinese teenage girls and injured more than 180 other people.