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4/7/2014 3:50 PM
Peaches Geldof dies at age 25
LONDON — Peaches Geldof, the wild-child second daughter of concert organizer Bob Geldof who filled the pages of British tabloids with her late-night antics as she flirted through the fashion and celebrity world, was found dead Monday at age 25.
4/7/2014 12:00 AM
You can’t get there from here
The Toledo area has had its share of detours resulting from bridge repair, with the Anthony Wayne Bridge currently getting an 18-month face lift. It is a hassle, but nothing like the issues that plagued the Fassett Street Bridge, designed to go over the Maumee River to connect Walbridge and South Avenues with Toledo’s east side.
4/7/2014 9:17 AM
Barbara Walters sets May 16 for exit
NEW YORK — Barbara Walters plans to make her final appearance on “The View” on May 16, part of a daylong retirement celebration that will include ABC News naming its New York headquarters after her.
4/7/2014 12:00 AM
Finn explores R&B in solo project
LOS ANGELES — A lyric from the title track from New Zealand rocker Neil Finn’s new solo album, Dizzy Heights, crystallizes much of what the erstwhile member of Crowded House, Split Enz, and the Finn Brothers is up to on his latest work.
4/7/2014 1:06 AM
Actor Mickey Rooney dies at 93
LOS ANGELES — Mickey Rooney’s approach to life was simple: “Let’s put on a show!” He spent nine decades doing it, on the big screen, on television, on stage and in his extravagant personal life.
4/6/2014 9:24 PM
Strait, Lambert haul in hatted hardware
LAS VEGAS — George Strait won his second entertainer of the year — 25 years after he won his first — and Miranda Lambert and Keith Urban teamed up to earn top honors Sunday night at a jam-packed Academy of Country Music Awards that had a little something for everyone.
4/6/2014 9:09 PM
Comedian John Pinette dead at age 50
PITTSBURGH — John Pinette, the chubby stand-up comedian who portrayed a hapless carjacking victim in the final episode of Seinfeld, has died. He was 50.