MENU

Archive for May 13th, 2012

  • New York meets Cuba in art-fair chef exchange

    May 13, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

    Cuban chef Hector Higuera, second left, and U.S, chef Sara Jenkins, right, pointing, team up, in Havana, Cuba, Friday, May 11, 2012. Prominent New York City chefs are teaming up this week with culinary entrepreneurs from Havana’s budding private...

  • Michigan film industry refocuses on big picture

    May 13, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

    ADVANCE FOR SUNDAY, MAY 13 AND THEREAFRTER – In an April 4, 2012 photo, Kelley Thierry, left, and Taylor Stanislawski talk in the studio at Dearborn High School in Dearborn, Mich. With a majority of filming done, students in the school’s advanced...

  • Betty White reveals her presidential preference

    May 13, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

    FILE – Actress Betty White poses for a portrait following her appearance on the television talk show “In the House,” in Burbank, Calif., in this Nov. 24, 2009 file photo. White said Friday May 11, 2012 she usually keeps her political views...

  • Young cancer patients’ ‘Stronger’ video a big hit

    May 13, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

    FILE – In this Sept. 22, 2011 file photo, singer Kelly Clarkson poses for a portrait in Los Angeles. A video featuring cancer-stricken children, their nurses, doctors and parents lip-synching and dancing to the popular Kelly Clarkson song...

  • Friends remember ‘Goober Pyle’ actor Lindsey

    May 13, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

    Pallbearers and family members get ready to carry the casket of George Lindsey, who played Goober on The Andy Griffith Show, in Nashville, Tenn., Friday, May 11, 2012. The public memorial service drew an estimated 400 people who paid last respects to Lindsey,...

  • Spaniards rage against austerity, grim economy

    May 13, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

    People look over the Puerta del Sol plaza after climbing some scaffolding in central Madrid Saturday May 12, 2012. The protesters returned to Sol to mark the anniversary of the protest movement that inspired groups in other countries. The protests began May...

  • Remains retrieved from Indonesian plane crash

    May 13, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

    Rescuers carry a body bag containing the body of a victim of a Russian-made jetliner’s crash upon arrival at Halim Perdanakusumah airport in Jakarta, Indonesia, Saturday, May 12, 2012. Search teams who scaled a volcano’s steep slopes found at...

  • $1,600 for barber’s chair in NH primary hotel sale

    May 13, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

    In this photo taken Thursday May 10, 2012 ski bibs and dishes are seen from the Balsams Hotel in Dixeville Notch, N.H. An auction is set for Saturday, May 12, 2012 to clear out the nearly 150-year-old resort. The resort was sold last year to two businessmen...

  • A black mark for survivor of financial crisis

    May 13, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

    FILE – In this Feb. 11, 2009 file photo, JPMorgan Chase & Co. Chief Executive Officer Jamie Dimon, center, flanked by Goldman Sachs & Co. Chief Executive Officer and Chairman Lloyd C. Blankfein, left, and Bank of New York Mellon Chairman Chief...

  • Drilling prospects bring land rush to Illinois

    May 13, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

    ADVANCE FOR SUNDAY, MAY 13 AND THEREAFTER – This Friday, May 11, 2012 photo, provided by the McLeansboro Times-Leader, shows Hamilton County Clerk Mary Anne Hopfinger at her office in McLeansboro, Ill. Out-of-staters known in the business as “land...