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2008-10-06 21:00:21

Hollywood actress Katie Holmes is to guest star on the quirky legal comedy-drama series "Eli Stone," ABC said Monday. Holmes, who is married to actor Tom Cruise, is best known for her work on the former young adult show "Dawson's Creek." She has also starred in the films "Pieces of April,""Wonder Boys" and "Thank You for Smoking." She can now be seen in the Broadway play "All My Sons." Holmes is to appear "as an attorney whose mysterious fate leads her to Eli" on the Oct. 21 episode of...

2008-10-02 15:00:37

British actor Jude Law has signed on to play Dr. John Watson in the upcoming movie "Sherlock Holmes," director Guy Ritchie said at a London news conference. Robert Downey Jr. is to play the titular sleuth in the film, which also is to co-star Rachel McAdams, Mark Strong and Kelly Reilly and which is to open in theaters next October. Law is best known for his roles in "The Talented Mr. Ripley,""Alfie" and "Cold Mountain." Ritchie's credits include "Lock, Stock and Two Smoking...

2008-09-22 21:00:21

It's not politics as usual on an upcoming episode of "The Rachael Ray Show," when Republican presidential nominee John McCain and his wife, Cindy, will take over Rachael's kitchen with their top-secret ribs recipe. On Monday's show, the McCains will discuss life on the campaign trail, GOP vice presidential nominee Sarah Palin and their favorite TV shows. "My hero is Jack Bauer of '24'," said McCain of the character played by Keifer Sutherland on the Fox show. "You know I guess it's coming...

2008-09-18 18:00:34

By TAMARA McCLARAN It wasn't that long ago that Jacksonville's Black Kids were playing the occasional gig at Jack Rabbits and other local clubs. How times have changed. Today, the band is experiencing the dream so many artists hope to achieve. During the past year, Rolling Stone magazine gave the group a spot on its "10 Artists to Watch" list. The Black Kids have earned praise from music industry insiders including British music reviewer Ron Harris of the Associated Press. Harris called...

2008-09-18 00:00:26

A Mother is preparing to make a third plea to one of the highest educational tribunals in the country to get 'a fair deal' for her son. Gill Holmes has twice appeared in front of a Special Educational Needs and Disability Tribunal after her son Kieron (14) was excluded from Robert Pattinson School in North Hykeham. He has Attention Defecit Hyperactivity Disorder, along with 'autistic traits' and a statement of special educational needs but despite this, he has been excluded from school...

2008-09-15 09:00:15

ATLANTA, Sept. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- AT&T Inc. today announced that Keith Holmes has been named vice president and general manager of AT&T's Georgia Wireless Division. Serving in the region for nearly 20 years, Holmes recently served as a vice president of Sales for AT&T's Business Communications Services division in the Southeast, leading an organization of more than 1,200 sales associates and managers. In his new role, Holmes will now report to Steve Sitton, president...

2008-08-20 18:00:27

By eamonn holmes WERE you one of the billions of Olympic viewers duped by the lip- synching of pretty nine-year-old Lin Miaoke? Then there were the computer graphics to enhance the firework display. And as if that wasn't enough, our Chinese hosts have also been caught out shipping in hundreds of volunteers each day to bolster the cheering crowds. All a bit of a sham. Let's just hope the medal winners have achieved their out standing performances without any "additional" assistance....

2008-08-11 21:00:34

What would Tony think? Cast members from the HBO mob series "The Sopranos" celebrated the 100th anniversary of the FBI with G-men and women in Newark, N.J., this week. There was even a canary. Dominic Chianese , who played Uncle Junior, sang "God Bless America." Vincent Curatola , who played Johnny Sack, was joined by Tony Sirico (Paulie Walnuts) and Federico Castelluccio (Furio Giunta) at FBI headquarters this week . Special agent in charge Weysan Dun invited the actors, saying it was...

2008-07-31 15:00:35

By KATY GANZ By KATY GANZ Staff Writer MILLERSBURG -- The Holmes County commissioners on Monday approved a revised lease agreement with the Holmes County Department of Job & Family Services and a grant application for $80,000 from the Ohio Department of Development for local government services collaboration. "It's a feasibility study to determine if there are development opportunities along the trail," said Shawn Starlin, executive director of the Holmes County Economic...

2008-07-24 12:00:41

By Marilyn Hagerty, Grand Forks Herald, N.D. Jul. 24--Dear Shirley, It was 50 years ago this summer when a bunch of farm boys from down around Holmes, N.D., got together and made themselves a softball diamond. They would work all day and then get together in the evenings and play ball. They started this week with a celebration at Holmes Wesley United Methodist Church. They invited all the former players on the Holmes team, the present players and, of course, the families. Ball games...


Word of the Day
cacodemon
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'
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