MENU

Archive for December 21st, 2012

  • Sam Donaldson waives arraignment on DUI charge

    December 21, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

    FILE – In this Sept. 5, 2012 file photo, Sam Donaldson is seen on the floor at the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, N.C. Police in the southern coastal town of Lewes, Del., say the 78-year-old Donaldson was stopped Dec. 1 for a traffic...

  • China’s airing of ‘V for Vendetta’ stuns viewers

    December 21, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

    FILE – In this Oct. 21, 2011 file photo, masks, including “V for Vendetta,” left, are displayed at a Ricky’s Halloween store in New York. Television audiences across China watched an anarchist antihero rebel against a totalitarian...

  • Cuba Gooding Jr., Vanessa Williams Broadway-bound

    December 21, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

    FILE – In this April 18, 2012 file photo, actor Cuba Gooding Jr. attends the Tribeca Film Festival opening night premiere of “The Five-Year Engagement” at the Ziegfeld Theatre in New York. Gooding Jr., Vanessa Williams and Condola Rashad...

  • Hundreds honor Ravi Shankar at California memorial

    December 21, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

    RETRANSMISSION TO CORRECT SPELLING OF NAME FROM NORA TO NORAH – Indian Sitar maestro Ravi Shankar’s daughter and singer Norah Jones, leaves after a memorial service for Shankar in Encinitas, Calif., Thursday, Dec. 20, 2012. Shankar was a master of...

  • Twitter post offers clue to The Civil Wars’ future

    December 21, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

    FILE – In this Oct. 14, 2012 file photo, John Paul White and Joy Williams of The Civil Wars perform at the Austin City Limits Music Festival, in Austin, Texas. Williams said Thursday, Dec. 20, 2012, in a Twitter chat that she’s been listening to...

  • Abercrombie: Spending increases for necessities

    December 21, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

    Gov. Neil Abercrombie, left, discusses his budget proposals for the next two fiscal years at a news conference with Budget Director Kalbert Young at the state Capitol in Honolulu on Thursday, Dec. 20, 2012. The governor says spending increases he’s...

  • Asia stocks fall as US budget negotiations stall

    December 21, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

    A man checks the electronic stock board of a securities firm in Tokyo, Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2012. Asian stock markets were mostly higher Tuesday, boosted by signs China’s recovery is gaining traction and hopes for a new stimulus in Japan. (AP Photo/Itsuo...

  • Facebook tests $1 fee for messages to non-friends

    December 21, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

    FOR USE AS DESIRED, YEAR END PHOTOS – FILE – FILE – In this May 18, 2012 file photo provided by Facebook, Facebook founder, Chairman and CEO Mark Zuckerberg, center, rings the Nasdaq opening bell from Facebook headquarters in Menlo Park,...

  • All we want for Christmas is our gifts on time!

    December 21, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

    FILE – In this Dec. 11, 2012 file photo, FedEx workers sort packages at the Oakland Regional Sort Facility in Oakland, Calif. A storm bringing heavy winds and snow to much of the Midwest on Thursday, Dec. 20 — the heaviest shipping day of the year —...

  • Olive Garden owner shifts course to focus on deals

    December 21, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

    FILE – This Thursday, Sept. 6, 2012, file photo, shows a Red Lobster restaurant in Hialeah, Fla. After new ad campaigns touting the quality of its food failed to spark sales, Darden Restaurants, the parent company of Olive Garden and Red Lobster is...