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  1. A reptilian tail? A solar eclipse. Taylor Swift teases fans

    08.21 / 20:47 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - Lifestyle
    Who can eclipse an eclipse? Why, Taylor Swift. Three days after going dark on social media, the pop star put out more clues leading to a possible single drop Monday, the day of the big solar eclipse. And if the lyric-sharing site Genius is to be believed, the tune is titled “Timeless.” The title was The post A reptilian tail? A solar eclipse. Taylor Swift teases fans appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News and Sports from around…
  2. Jerry Lewis telethons played ‘pivotal role,’ says Muscular Dystrophy Canada

    08.21 / 20:03 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - Lifestyle
    TORONTO – The passionate advocacy work of Jerry Lewis has left an indelible mark in Canada, says the head of Muscular Dystrophy Canada. CEO Barbara Stead-Coyle credits much of today’s research breakthroughs to the tireless fundraising efforts of the comic and telethon giant, who died Sunday. “It is part of our DNA, it is part The post Jerry Lewis telethons played ‘pivotal role,’ says Muscular Dystrophy Canada appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News and…
  3. A snake’s tail? A solar eclipse. Taylor Swift teases fans

    08.21 / 18:43 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - Lifestyle
    Who can eclipse an eclipse? Why, Taylor Swift. Three days after going dark on social media, the pop star put out more clues leading to a possible single drop Monday, the day of the big solar eclipse. And if the lyric-sharing site Genius is to be believed, the tune is titled “Timeless.” As for the The post A snake’s tail? A solar eclipse. Taylor Swift teases fans appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News and Sports from around…
  4. Cosby hires Michael Jackson’s lawyer for sex assault retrial

    08.21 / 17:41 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - Lifestyle
    PHILADELPHIA – Bill Cosby has hired Michael Jackson’s former lawyer to represent him at his November retrial on sexual assault charges in Pennsylvania. Cosby’s spokesman announced Monday that the 80-year-old comedian is bringing in Tom Mesereau to lead a retooled defence team. Lawyers from the first trial in June had said they wanted off the The post Cosby hires Michael Jackson’s lawyer for sex assault retrial appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News and…
  5. Rockabilly pioneer Sonny Burgess dies in Arkansas at 88

    08.21 / 16:59 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - Lifestyle
    NEWPORT, Ark. – Albert “Sonny” Burgess, who was an early pioneer of what became known as rockabilly music, has died in his native Arkansas. The Dillinger Funeral Home in Newport says Burgess died Friday in Little Rock. He was 88. Burgess was among a group of singers in the mid-1950s who mixed rhythm and blues The post Rockabilly pioneer Sonny Burgess dies in Arkansas at 88 appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News and Sports from around…
  6. Unreasonable delay arguments brought in Radiohead stage collapse case

    08.21 / 16:59 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - Lifestyle
    TORONTO – Lawyers for an entertainment company and an engineer accused in a deadly 2012 stage collapse at an outdoor Radiohead concert in Toronto are asking an Ontario court to stay the charges against them. The entertainment company Live Nation and an engineer, Domenic Cugliari, are arguing the case has seen unreasonable delays that violate The post Unreasonable delay arguments brought in Radiohead stage collapse case appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News and Sports from…
  7. Poet Jorie Graham wins $100,000 Wallace Stevens Award

    08.21 / 15:32 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - Lifestyle
    NEW YORK – One of the country’s most honoured poets, Jorie Graham, has received a $100,000 lifetime achievement award. The Academy of American Poets told The Associated Press on Monday that Graham is this year’s winner of the Wallace Stevens Award for “proven mastery” in poetry. Graham’s books include the Pulitzer Prize-winning “The Dream of The post Poet Jorie Graham wins $100,000 Wallace Stevens Award appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald -…
  8. Legendary comedian Jerry Lewis knew how to laugh and cry

    08.21 / 04:27 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - Lifestyle
    NEW YORK – Jerry Lewis sometimes didn’t know whether to laugh or cry. “There’s nothing more dramatic than the comedy I’ve done,” Lewis, who died Sunday at age 91, told The Associated Press in 2016. “Because the comedy I’ve done is to get to the audience, get them to feel it, or they won’t laugh.” The post Legendary comedian Jerry Lewis knew how to laugh and cry appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News and Sports from around…
  9. Comedian, civil rights activist Dick Gregory dies at 84

    08.21 / 02:22 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - Lifestyle
    LOS ANGELES – Dick Gregory, the comedian and activist and who broke racial barriers in the 1960s and used his humour to spread messages of social justice and nutritional health, has died. He was 84. Gregory died late Saturday in Washington, D.C. after being hospitalized for about a week, his son Christian Gregory told The The post Comedian, civil rights activist Dick Gregory dies at 84 appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News and Sports from around…
  10. The Latest: ‘King of Comedy’ director, co-star praise Lewis

    08.21 / 01:03 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - Lifestyle
    LAS VEGAS – The Latest on the death of comedian and filmmaker Jerry Lewis (all times local): 5:20 p.m. The star and director of “The King of Comedy,” a 1982 film featuring Jerry Lewis’ much-hailed performance as a kidnapped TV talk show host, praised Lewis in separate statements. Director Martin Scorsese called Lewis “a master.” The post The Latest: ‘King of Comedy’ director, co-star praise Lewis appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald -…
  11. The Latest: France pays homage to ‘laughter genius’ Lewis

    08.21 / 00:23 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - Lifestyle
    LAS VEGAS – The Latest on the death of comedian and filmmaker Jerry Lewis (all times local): 4:45 p.m. France’s culture minister is paying homage to the “laughter genius” Jerry Lewis, who enjoyed unusual success with French audiences. In a statement Sunday, Francois Nyssen praised “the extraordinary inventiveness of his game, his comic force” as The post The Latest: France pays homage to ‘laughter genius’ Lewis appeared first on The…
  12. Jerry Lewis, comedy icon and telethon host, dies at 91

    08.20 / 21:34 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - Lifestyle
    LOS ANGELES – Jerry Lewis, the manic, rubber-faced showman who jumped and hollered to fame in a lucrative partnership with Dean Martin, settled down to become a self-conscious screen auteur and found an even greater following as the tireless, teary host of the annual muscular dystrophy telethons, has died. He was 91. Publicist Candi Cazau The post Jerry Lewis, comedy icon and telethon host, dies at 91 appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News and Sports from around…
  13. Comedians, stars react to death of Jerry Lewis

    08.20 / 21:34 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - Lifestyle
    LOS ANGELES – Reaction to the death of comedy legend Jerry Lewis: “That fool was no dummy. Jerry Lewis was an undeniable genius an unfathomable blessing, comedy’s absolute! I am because he was!” – Jim Carrey on Twitter ___ “Jerry was a pioneer in comedy and film. And he was a friend. I was fortunate The post Comedians, stars react to death of Jerry Lewis appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News and Sports from around…
  14. Publicist: Jerry Lewis, comedian, telethon host, dies at 91

    08.20 / 19:04 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - Lifestyle
    LOS ANGELES – Jerry Lewis, the manic, rubber-faced showman who jumped and hollered to fame in a lucrative partnership with Dean Martin, settled down to become a self-conscious screen auteur and found an even greater following as the tireless, teary host of the annual muscular dystrophy telethons, has died. He was 91. Publicist Candi Cazau The post Publicist: Jerry Lewis, comedian, telethon host, dies at 91 appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News and Sports from around…
  15. Publicist: Jerry Lewis, comedian , telethon host, dies at 91

    08.20 / 19:04 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - Lifestyle
    LAS VEGAS – Jerry Lewis, the rubber-faced comedian and director whose fundraising telethons became as famous as his hit movies, has died. Publicist Candi Cazau says Lewis passed away Sunday morning of natural causes at age 91 in Las Vegas with his family by his side. Lewis first became a star in a duo with The post Publicist: Jerry Lewis, comedian , telethon host, dies at 91 appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News and Sports from around…
  16. NewsAlert: Comedian Jerry Lewis has died

    08.20 / 19:04 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - Lifestyle
    LOS ANGELES – Publicist: Jerry Lewis, the comedian whose fundraising telethons became as famous as his hit movies, has died The post NewsAlert: Comedian Jerry Lewis has died appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News and Sports from around…
  17. ‘The Hitman’s Bodyguard’ outdoes ‘Logan Lucky’ at box office

    08.20 / 17:02 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - Lifestyle
    LOS ANGELES – The Samuel L. Jackson and Ryan Reynolds action comedy “The Hitman’s Bodyguard” has taken the top spot at the box office this weekend with an estimated $21.6 million in grosses from 3,337 theatres according to studio estimates Sunday. Despite largely mediocre reviews, “The Hitman’s Bodyguard” easily outdid Steven Soderbergh’s well-reviewed heist pic The post ‘The Hitman’s Bodyguard’ outdoes ‘Logan…
  18. The Latest: SC senator says Trump can regain moral authority

    08.20 / 16:23 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - Lifestyle
    WASHINGTON – The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times local): 11:25 a.m. Sen. Tim Scott says President Donald Trump can regain his moral authority on the issue of race by spending time with people who have lived through the nation’s difficult racial past. The South Carolina Republican said last week that Trump’s moral authority The post The Latest: SC senator says Trump can regain moral authority appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News and Sports from…
  19. French designer in costly dispute over Pitt-Jolie chateau

    08.20 / 11:39 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - Lifestyle
    PARIS – A French lighting designer has won a $600,000 court ruling in a dispute with Brad Pitt over a grandiose re-design of the chateau in Provence that he and Angelina Jolie shared. But designer Odile Soudant isn’t stopping there. She says her business went under because of Pitt’s refusal to pay for costly architectural The post French designer in costly dispute over Pitt-Jolie chateau appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News and Sports from around…
  20. Trump to skip Kennedy Center Honors awards program

    08.19 / 18:36 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - Lifestyle
    BRIDGEWATER, N.J. – In a break with tradition, President Donald Trump and the first lady have decided not to participate in events for this year’s Kennedy Center Honors arts awards so honorees can celebrate “without any political distraction,” the White House announced Saturday. The Kennedy Center said it respected Trump’s decision and the show will The post Trump to skip Kennedy Center Honors awards program appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News and…