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Archive for June 25th, 2012

  • 'Jeopardy!' host Trebek suffers mild heart attack

    June 25, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

    FILE- In this Friday, April 28, 2006, file photo, Alex Trebek holds the award for outstanding game show host, for his work on “Jeopardy!” backstage at the 33rd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards in Los Angeles. Sony Television spokeswoman Paula Askanas...

  • Russo's newest work pays tribute to printed books

    June 25, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

    In this photo made Thursday, June 14, 2012, Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist Richard Russo discusses his newest work, “Interventions,” at his home in Camden, Maine. A critic of e-books, Russo won’t allow “Interventions” to be sold in...

  • A grim, ghostly 'Billy Budd' on British stage

    June 25, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

    This photo made available by the English National Opera Friday June 22, 2012 from their production of Billy Budd with Jonathan Summers, left, as Mr Redburn, Darren Jeffery, center, as Mr Flint, and Thomas Fetherstonhaugh as Cabin boy. The production opened...

  • 'General Hospital' wins big with 5 Daytime Emmys

    June 25, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

    Christel Khalil accepts the award for outstanding younger actress in a drama series for “The Young and the Restless” at the 39th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on Saturday, June 23, 2012 in Beverly Hills, Calif. (Photo by...

  • Expanded Vegas airport aiming to tap more traffic

    June 25, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

    In this June 9, 2012 photo, visitors tour the new Terminal 3 at McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas. With the arrival of an overnight flight from London this week, Las Vegas will mark the opening of a $2.4 billion airport terminal that airport and...

  • Greek PM cannot attend EU summit due to surgery

    June 25, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

    FILE – Greek conservative leader Antonis Samaras takes part in a swearing in ceremony officiated by Greece’s Orthodox Archbishop Ieronimos at the Presidential palace in Athens, in this Thursday, June 21, 2012 file photo. Samaras underwent surgery...

  • Court keeps upcoming health care decision secret

    June 25, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

    FILE – This June 20, 2012, file photo shows the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington. It’s the biggest secret in a city known for not keeping them: the nine Supreme Court justices and more than three dozen other people have kept quiet for more than...

  • Hooters-style restaurants experiencing a mini-boom

    June 25, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

    In this May 16, 2012 photo, Rose Dimov serves lunch at the Tilted Kilt, in Tempe, Ariz. The Tilted Kilt is part of a booming niche in the beleaguered restaurant industry known as “breastaurants,” or sports bars that feature scantily-clad waitresses. These...

  • Israel's tourism minister seeks boost from India

    June 25, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

    Israel’s Tourism Minister Stas Misezhnikov, right, shakes hands with his Indian counterpart Subodh Kant Sahai, left, during a media briefing in Jerusalem, Sunday, June 24, 2012. In the meeting Sunday Misezhnikov announced Israel will train more...

  • EU fiscal pact clears another hurdle in Germany

    June 25, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

    In this photo provided by the Italian Prime Minister’s Office, Italian Premier Mario Monti, left, talks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel during a meeting in Rome, Friday, June 22, 2012. The leaders of Germany, France, Italy and Spain gathered in...