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Archive for June 9th, 2012

  • Video mashup honors Mister Rogers, imagination

    June 9, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

    FILE – This June 28, 1989 file photo shows Fred Rogers as he rehearses the opening of his PBS show “Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood” during a taping in Pittsburgh. Rogers, the late host of “Mister Rogers Neighborhood,” is...

  • Surviving Bee Gee mourns Robin Gibb's loss

    June 9, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

    Barry Gibb, third left, walks with the vicar to the graveside following the funeral of his brother Robin Gibb’s outside St Mary’s Church in Thame, England, Friday, June 8, 2012. Robin Gibb a member of the iconic Bee Gees pop group died May 20,...

  • Broadway star Sutton Foster shifts to TV series

    June 9, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

    This undated photo released by ABC Family shows Tony Award-winning actress Sutton Foster, who stars as a former ballerina turned Vegas showgirl who is looking to make a fresh start in the ABC Family’s original drama “Bunheads.” The series...

  • Actors' labor union gets a Tony amid union-bashing

    June 9, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

    FILE – This Nov. 24, 2007 file photo shows John Joseph Kelly, a stagehand for “Hairspray” at the Neil Simon Theatre, right, speaking with Mark Zimmerman, president of Actors’ Equity, as Kelly pickets outside the theater in New York....

  • 1 of few women conductors directs at Spoleto

    June 9, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

    Visitors look at paintings during the annual Piccolo Spoleto Art Show in Charleston, S.C., on Friday, June 8, 2012. Piccolo Spoleto is the Charleston city festival that is a companion to the internationally known Spoleto Festival USA that closes on Sunday....

  • Miss Universe pageant fights back on rigging claim

    June 9, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

    In this photo provided by the Miss Universe Organization, Miss Pennsylvania Sheena Monnin competes during the 2012 Miss USA Presentation Show on Wednesday, May 30, 2012 in Las Vegas. Monnin resigned her crown claiming the contest is rigged, but according to...

  • Rift over political spending divides huge union

    June 9, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

    FILE – In this March 6, 2012 file photo AFSCME Secretary-Treasurer Lee A. Saunders speaks in Albany, N.Y. A heated battle is taking place inside the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees after its failed effort this week to oust...

  • Spain's ailing banks threaten country's finances

    June 9, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

    Spain’s Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy, adjust his glasses before a meeting with Netherlands’ Prime Minister Mark Rutte at the Moncloa Palace, in Madrid, Thursday, June 7, 2012. Spain’s Prime Minister appeared Thursday to have abandoned his...

  • Obama prods Europe to fix economies _ for US' sake

    June 9, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

    Republican presidential candidate, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney speaks during a campaign stop in Council Bluffs, Iowa, Friday, June 8, 2012. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik) WASHINGTON (AP) — Europe’s economic crisis could send shock waves roaring...

  • McDonald’s warns of global economy’s impact on 2Q

    June 9, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

    FILE – In this file photo taken April 20, 2009, a neon sign reminds patrons at a McDonald’s restaurant of the 24-hour service in the Wrigleyville neighborhood of Chicago. McDonald’s says Friday, June 8, 2012, that strength in the U.S. and...