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Archive for October 23rd, 2011

  • ‘Survivor’ fan favorite to run for Ind. governor

    October 23, 2011 • EntertainmentComments Off

    FILE – In this May 19, 2010 file photo, former “Survivor” contestant Rupert Boneham poses for a photo as he attends the CBS Upfront presentation in New York. Boneham, 47, announced Saturday, Oct. 22, 2011, that he’s seeking the...

  • Longtime Maine outdoorsman writes memoirs

    October 23, 2011 • EntertainmentComments Off

    In this undated handout photo provided by Islandport Press, Paul Fournier paddles a canoe. Fournier writes about a lifetime of outdoor adventures in his new book, “Tales from Misery Ridge.” (AP Photo/Islandport Press) AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) —...

  • Edmundo Ros, who took Latin sound to London, dies

    October 23, 2011 • EntertainmentComments Off

    FILE – This is a March 21, 2000, file photo of band leader Edmundo Ros after receiving an OBE for services to entertainment during an investiture ceremony held at Buckingham Palace, London. The family of influential Latin American musician Edmundo Ros...

  • Tintin has world premiere in his hometown

    October 23, 2011 • EntertainmentComments Off

    British actor Jamie Bell poses next to Belgian cartoon hero Tintin, depicted on a special high speed Thalys train boarding for Paris, after he and movie director Steven Spielberg attended the world premiere of the Belgian cartoon hero Tintin movie “The...

  • Big banks under pressure in Europe crisis

    October 23, 2011 • BusinessComments Off

    CAPTION CORRECTION, CORRECTS SURNAME FROM JUNCKER TO TRICHET – Greek Finance Minister Evangelos Venizelos, left, speaks with ECB President Jean-Claude Trichet during a meeting of EU finance ministers at the EU Council building in Brussels on Saturday,...

  • Mich. entrepreneur wears, sells art on his sleeve

    October 23, 2011 • BusinessComments Off

    In this Oct. 21, 2011 photo, Grand Rapids, Mich., native Fred Quillin poses in Grand Rapids. Quillin is starting the Grand Rapids Shirt Company as a way to get the modern generation interested in local history. (AP Photo/The Grand Rapids Press, Katy Batdorff)...

  • Bransons, space tourists anxious for maiden flight

    October 23, 2011 • BusinessComments Off

    This Oct. 17, 2011 photo shows Eve Branson, mother of British billionaire Sir Richard Branson, posing for photographers beside the spacecraft White Knight Two outside the new Spaceport America hanger in Upham, NM. Branson acknowledges that her family is...

  • Jordan’s king urges restart of Mideast peace talks

    October 23, 2011 • BusinessComments Off

    Jordan’s Prime Minister Awn al-Khasawneh, left, speaks with Mahmoud Jibril, the prime minister of Libya’s transitional government, during the World Economic Forum, at the Dead Sea, 34 Miles (55 Kilometers) southeast Amman, Jordan, Saturday, Oct....

  • 4,000 in Germany protest banks’ dominance

    October 23, 2011 • BusinessComments Off

    A ‘Golden Calf’ is placed in front of the European central Bank (ECB) during protests in Frankfurt, central Germany, Saturday Oct. 22, 2011. Banner bottom reads: “Where money rules, humanity gets lost.” (AP Photo/dapd/Martin Oeser)...

  • Latest developments in the global Occupy protests

    October 23, 2011 • BusinessComments Off

    Occupy London Stock Exchange protesters are seen from the steps of St Paul’s Cathedral as they have a meeting to discuss what to do after being urged to leave now that they have made their point with their protest outside the cathedral, near the London...