Archive for September 17th, 2013

  • Red cape drawing bids during Jackson Jr. auction

    September 17, 2013 • EntertainmentComments Off

    This undated photo provided by Texas-based Gaston & Sheehan Auctioneers, Inc. shows an autographed Bruce Lee collectible that belonged to former Illinois Congressman Jesse Jackson Jr. It is among the items the U.S. Marshals Service started selling in an...

  • Billionaire Broad says his LA museum will be free

    September 17, 2013 • EntertainmentComments Off

    Billionaire philanthropist Eli Broad speaks during a presentation at a hard-hat tour of his half-completed museum, “The Broad,” in Los Angeles on Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2013. Broad said he wants to make his vast, collection of contemporary art...

  • Review: Opposites attract at high speeds in ‘Rush’

    September 17, 2013 • EntertainmentComments Off

    This image released by Universal Pictures shows Chris Hemsworth in a scene from “Rush.” (AP Photo/Universal Pictures, Jaap Buitendijk) Maybe, just maybe, Ron Howard and screenwriter Peter Morgan are perfect opposites: one a swinging playboy, the...

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    Veterans cemetery in the works

    September 17, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    A coalition of Roswell-area veterans and city officials are working to start development on a 5-acre section at South Park Cemetery for an official veterans cemetery in the next 60-90 days. The future site is planned near this established area, beyond where...

  • NBC’s ‘Million Second Quiz’ moves slowly

    September 17, 2013 • EntertainmentComments Off

    This Aug. 8, 2013 photo released by NBC shows host Ryan Seacrest on the set of his show, “Million Second Quiz,” in Los Angeles. The show debuted last Monday, Sept. 9, 2013, to an audience of just over 6.5 million viewers, and proceeded to get a...

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    Viewing of recovered items continues today

    September 17, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    Between 200 to 300 items, including a telescope, can be viewed and claimed through today until 6 p.m. (Jessica Palmer Photo) The Roswell Police Department held a viewing of goods stolen during a recent spate of burglaries. The viewing started around 9 a.m....

  • NYC’s Rainbow Room will reopen to public in 2014

    September 17, 2013 • EntertainmentComments Off

    FILE – This undated file photo shows the Rainbow Room, located on the 65th floor of 30 Rockefeller Plaza in New York. Closed in 2009 amid a landlord-tenant dispute, the iconic club at Rockefeller Center will reopen in the fall of 2014. Tishman Speyer,...

  • Jack Johnson is back, more mellow than ever

    September 17, 2013 • EntertainmentComments Off

    FILE – In this June 15, 2013 file photo, Jack Johnson performs at the 2013 Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival in Manchester, Tenn. Want to hear the sound of pure contentment? Pop on the new Jack Johnson record, “From Here to Now to You,”...

  • Britney Spears announces Las Vegas residency

    September 17, 2013 • EntertainmentComments Off

    Sam Champion is on air for the Britney Spears announcement for her new show at Planet Hollywood Vegas during the filming of Good Morning America on Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2013 in Las Vegas. (Photo by Al Powers/Invision/AP) NEW YORK (AP) — After months of rumors...

  • Police Blotter: Four shoplifting incidents at Walmart

    September 17, 2013 • Police BlotterComments Off

    Shoplifting • The police responded to Walmart, 4500 N. Main St., four times over the weekend. On Friday, police received a call about a shoplifting where shoes were stolen. Walmart employees provided such a good description of the vehicle that police were...