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  1. 3-time Oscar-winning cinematographer being honoured

    03.24 / 06:34 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - Lifestyle
    ROCHESTER, N.Y. – A three-time Oscar-winning cinematographer is being honoured by the George Eastman Museum in Rochester, New York, for his work with such Hollywood icons as Francis Ford Coppola and Warren Beatty. Vittorio Stararo will be presented with the George Eastman Award during a ceremony Saturday night at the museum’s Dryden Theater. The 76-year-old The post 3-time Oscar-winning cinematographer being honoured appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News and Sports…
  2. Found while cycling Boston’s streets: A new spirituality

    03.24 / 04:59 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - Lifestyle
    BOSTON – The Rev. Laura Everett has found a sense of spirituality bicycling through Boston’s twisting, traffic-clogged streets. Instead of hopping on and off subway stops, the executive director of the Massachusetts Council of Churches says bicycling has connected her to the city, its neighbourhoods and residents. It’s also led her to a tribe of The post Found while cycling Boston’s streets: A new spirituality appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News and…
  3. ‘Hidden Figures’ author Shetterly receives literary prize

    03.24 / 02:17 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - Lifestyle
    CLEVELAND – An author whose book was the basis for the Oscar-nominated movie “Hidden Figures” has won an award for writing literature that promotes diversity and confronts racism. Margot Lee Shetterly’s book and the namesake movie are about the contributions of a team of black women mathematicians to the NASA space program. Bestselling novelist Isabel The post ‘Hidden Figures’ author Shetterly receives literary prize appeared first on The Lethbridge…
  4. Review: ‘Life’ is a mediocre science-fiction thriller

    03.23 / 21:35 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - Lifestyle
    Life is a box of chocolates, a highway and, alas, a mediocre science-fiction thriller. In Daniel Espinosa’s “Life,” an international space station orbiting the Earth intercepts an automated capsule returning from Mars with samples: rocks, dust and, as it turns out, a tiny monocellular organism that proves the existence of life on another planet. The The post Review: ‘Life’ is a mediocre science-fiction thriller appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News…
  5. Netflix/Marvel’s ‘Iron Fist’ epic fail, say viewers, critics

    03.23 / 21:12 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - Lifestyle
    NEW YORK – If your web connection seems sluggish while you’re watching “Iron Fist,” don’t blame your internet provider. The problem is the listless pace of this new Netflix series. But such languor isn’t the only failing of this latest offering from the Marvel factory, judging from critical pans and fan unrest since the 13-episode The post Netflix/Marvel’s ‘Iron Fist’ epic fail, say viewers, critics appeared first on The Lethbridge…
  6. Memphis officials to help save Aretha Franklin’s birthplace

    03.23 / 20:49 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - Lifestyle
    MEMPHIS, Tenn. – The Memphis mayor’s office is pitching in to help figure out the future of the dilapidated house where soul singer Aretha Franklin was born, a lawyer said Thursday. Alan Crone, special counsel to Memphis Mayor Jim Strickland, told a judge that a working group from the mayor’s office plans to assist other The post Memphis officials to help save Aretha Franklin’s birthplace appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News and Sports from around…
  7. Russia, Ukraine at odds over singer’s Eurovision performance

    03.23 / 20:01 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - Lifestyle
    GENEVA – Eurovision song contest organizers say they have taken the unprecedented step of offering to let Russia’s contestant perform via satellite after authorities in host Ukraine banned her from entering the country – a proposal that was immediately rejected by a Russian state broadcaster. The European Broadcasting Union says it’s proposing to Russia’s Channel The post Russia, Ukraine at odds over singer’s Eurovision performance appeared first on The…
  8. Eurovision offers Russia remote performance in Ukraine show

    03.23 / 19:38 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - Lifestyle
    GENEVA – Organizers of the Eurovision song contest say they’re taking the unprecedented step of offering to let Russia’s contestant perform via satellite after authorities in host Ukraine banned her from entering the country. The European Broadcasting Union says it is offering to Russia’s Channel One that Yulia Samoylova can perform live from Russia in The post Eurovision offers Russia remote performance in Ukraine show appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald -…
  9. Singer Don McLean’s ex-wife says tweet constituted contempt

    03.23 / 19:38 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - Lifestyle
    CAMDEN, Maine – The ex-wife of Don McLean wants the American Pie singer found in contempt of court for tweeting about her shortly after she was granted a protection order. A Maine court granted the order for Patrisha McLean this month. Don McLean pleaded guilty last year to domestic violence assault. Patrisha McLean filed papers The post Singer Don McLean’s ex-wife says tweet constituted contempt appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News and Sports from around…
  10. Memphis mayor’s office to help save Franklin’s birthplace

    03.23 / 19:38 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - Lifestyle
    MEMPHIS, Tenn. – The Memphis mayor’s office is pitching in to help figure out the future of the dilapidated house where soul singer Aretha Franklin was born, a lawyer said Thursday. Alan Crone, special counsel to Memphis Mayor Jim Strickland, told a judge that a working group from the mayor’s office plans to assist other The post Memphis mayor’s office to help save Franklin’s birthplace appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News and Sports from around…
  11. Poland’s WWII museum opens amid an uncertain future

    03.23 / 19:38 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - Lifestyle
    WARSAW, Poland – A major World War II museum opened in northern Poland on Thursday amid plans by the conservative government to change its content to fit its nationalist views. The Museum of the Second World War in Gdansk is at the centre of a standoff between the historians creating it and Poland’s populist government, The post Poland’s WWII museum opens amid an uncertain future appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News and Sports from around…
  12. Disney CEO Bob Iger gets contact extension to July 2019

    03.23 / 19:16 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - Lifestyle
    NEW YORK – Disney CEO Bob Iger is getting a one-year contract extension. The Walt Disney Co. on Thursday ended any speculation that Iger would retire this year, extending contract to July 2, 2019. Iger’s base salary of $2.5 million will be unchanged, but he gets a $5 million signing bonus, according to filings with The post Disney CEO Bob Iger gets contact extension to July 2019 appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News and Sports from around…
  13. ‘Love Connection’ to reconnect with viewers as Fox revival

    03.23 / 19:16 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - Lifestyle
    NEW YORK – “Love Connection” is reconnecting with viewers. A new version of the match-making game show will air on Fox starting May 25, the network announced Thursday. The one-hour series will amp up the original dating show for today’s audiences, featuring single men and women looking for romance.Its host is Andy Cohen, of Bravo’s The post ‘Love Connection’ to reconnect with viewers as Fox revival appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News…