Latest Rachel Young Stories

2011-06-08 08:43:00

ATLANTA, June 8, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Rachel Young, a student in the Electrical Construction and Maintenance Program at Atlanta Technical College, was chosen as one of nine finalists for the Technical College System of Georgia's 2011 Student of the Year award. The award is part of the system's annual Georgia Occupational Award of Leadership (GOAL) program, which recognizes the best student at each of the state's 26 technical colleges and one Board of Regents college with a...

2008-10-09 09:00:32

By RICK BENTLEY By Rick Bentley McClatchy Newspapers LOS ANGELES THERE'S A LOT of concern about science running amok this year. Fox has "Fringe." CBS has "Eleventh Hour." British actor Rufus Sewell stars in "Eleventh Hour" as Dr. Jacob Hood, a special science adviser to the FBI. He works under the mandate to investigate crimes and crises of a scientific or technological nature. Imagine a cloning experiment goes bad. Who are you going to call? Dr. Hood. Executive Producer Ethan...

2008-10-07 06:00:31

By Christopher Lawrence Forget the housing meltdown, the crisis on Wall Street and the fact that banks are failing faster than Hugh Hefner's relationships. The surest sign America is in trouble? Even our TV shows are being outsourced. A quarter of the fall season's new series are remakes of foreign shows, and two of the British ones - "Life on Mars" (KTNV-TV, Channel 13) and "Eleventh Hour" (KLAS-TV, Channel 8) - face off this week at 10 p.m. Thursday. But that's pretty much where the...

2008-10-06 00:00:24

By Frazier Moore As you sample the new TV series arriving in the next week, you might find that no matter how widely they vary otherwise, they share a common link: All of them are playing with time. "Valentine," a romantic fantasy on CW, plucks Aphrodite, goddess of love, from ancient mythology and establishes her in the modern Hollywood Hills to help make love bloom between predestined partners. Assisting her (here known as Grace Valentine) are her son Danny (aka Eros), Leo (aka Hercules)...

2008-08-28 09:00:53

British actor Rufus Sewell is set to star in the new mystery/suspense drama series "Eleventh Hour," CBS announced. Sewell is best known for his roles in the films "A Knight's Tale" and "The Illusionist," and in the TV miniseries "John Adams." He will play biophysicist Dr. Jacob Hood, special science adviser to the FBI, in "Eleventh Hour," which is to debut Oct. 9. "Called in at the 11th hour, his jurisdiction is absolute and Hood is dogged in his pursuit of those who would abuse and...

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