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Archive for January 6th, 2013

  • James Earl Jones to star in “Driving Miss Daisy”

    January 6, 2013 • EntertainmentComments Off

    Actor Angela Lansbury poses for photos in Sydney, Australia, Monday, Jan. 7, 2013. Lansbury and James Earl Jones, in Australia to star in a touring production of Alfred Uhry’s Pulitzer-Prize winning play “Driving Miss Daisy,” credit the...

  • Michael J. Fox to play newscaster in new NBC show

    January 6, 2013 • EntertainmentComments Off

    File — In a Nov. 6, 2006 file photo actor Michael J. Fox greets supporters at a rally for Wisconsin Gov. Jim Doyle in Milwaukee. On his upcoming NBC comedy, Fox will play a newscaster who quits his job because of Parkinson’s Disease but returns to...

  • Award-season hopefuls stop in Palm Springs

    January 6, 2013 • EntertainmentComments Off

    Naomi Watts appears on stage at the 24th Annual Palm Springs International Film Festival Awards Gala on Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013 in Palm Springs, Calif. The gala honors individuals in the film industry with awards for acting, directing, achievement in film...

  • French actor Depardieu gets Russian passport

    January 6, 2013 • EntertainmentComments Off

    French actor Gerard Depardieu speaks to Russian President Vladimir Putin, unseen, after his arrival late Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013, at the president’s residence in Sochi, the host city of the 2014 Winter Olympics. Depardieu has received a Russian passport...

  • Rare color photos of The Beatles to go up for sale

    January 6, 2013 • EntertainmentComments Off

    In this photo taken Dec. 29, 2012, auctioneer Paul Fairweather holds four colour transparencies of The Beatles taken during their first tour of the USA in 1964. The rare colour transparencies, taken by Dr. Robert Beck, are to be sold along with the copyright...

  • Google executive chairman heading to NKorea

    January 6, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    Google’s executive chairman Eric Schmidt, center, and former New Mexico Gov. Bill Richardson, second from right, leave after their meeting at a hotel in Beijing Monday, Jan. 7, 2013. Schmidt, who is part of a delegation led by Richardson, is scheduled...

  • Lenovo to release giant 27-inch ‘coffee table PC’

    January 6, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    An image provided by Lenoovo shows the IdeaCentre Horizon Table PC that they say is the first “interpersonal computer.” It is a PC the size of a coffee table that works like a gigantic tablet and lets four people use it at once. (AP Photo/Lenovo)...

  • Tow line attached to grounded Shell drill ship

    January 6, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    In this image provided by the U.S. Coast Guard the conical drilling unit Kulluk sits grounded 40 miles southwest of Kodiak City, Thursday, Jan. 3, 2012. The Kulluk grounded after many efforts by tug vessel crews and Coast Guard crews to move the vessel to...

  • Detroit hockey fans, businesses happy with deal

    January 6, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    Detroit Red Wings fans Katie Miller, left, of Toledo, Ohio, and Emily Radwanski, of Roseville, Mich., wear their Red Wings jerseys while hanging out at the Hockeytown Cafe in Detroit, Sunday, Jan. 6, 2013. With the season on the line, the NHL and the...

  • Vt. Air Guard hopes for jet, but others fear noise

    January 6, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    In this Dec. 17, 2012 photo, Rosanne Greco stands on her porch in South Burlington, Vt. To people hoping the Air Force will choose Vermont as home to at least 18 F-35 fighter planes, the next-generation aircraft is a source of hundreds of jobs, millions of...