LOS ANGELES – Actor James Garner, wisecracking star of TV’s “Maverick” who went on to a long career on both small and big screen, has died. He was 86. He was found dead of natural causes at his Brentwood home Saturday evening, Los Angeles police officer Alonzo Iniquez said early Sunday.
Thursday, July 17 2014 10:27 AM EDT2014-07-17 14:27:46 GMTJul 17, 2014 10:27 AM EDTJul 17, 2014 10:27 AM EDTSame-day delivery sounds convenient, but a company in Pinellas County wants to take it even further than that. Jagged Peak is working on the framework to allow consumers to schedule their deliveries, right down to the specific […]
MSNBC’s Krystal Ball was the victim of a phone prank by a Howard Stern fan pretending to be a member of the U.S. military in Ukraine who witnessed the Malaysian Airlines Flight 17 crash.”Well, I was looking out the window and I saw a projectile flying in the sky and it would appear the plane […]
1.The name “Viking” means “pirate raid” in Old Norse. People who went on raids were said to be “going Viking”. “Oi Derek, fancy going off on a bit of a Viking tomorrow?” – A Viking, once (probably).2.Back in Viking times (between about 700 and 1100 AD) Denmark, Norway and Sweden didn’t exist. Instead, the land […]
Singer and music producer Johnny Winter has died at age 70.Winter rose to fame in the late 1960s and ’70s with his performances and recordings that included producing his childhood hero Muddy Waters.”I love blues. I don’t mind a little rock and roll, too, as long as it’s blues-based rock and roll,” he told Guitar […]
Employees at Lowe’s in New York came to the rescue of a Vietnam veteran who had been waiting two years for a new wheelchair. Michael Sulsona said the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs had denied his requests for a replacement.Last week, his wheelchair fell apart while shopping at a Lowe’s on Staten Island.Three employees immediately […]
ORLANDO, Fla. – It’s something most students learn in elementary school — the United States is made up of 50 states and the District of Columbia. But Channel 9’s Justin Gray found out it’s a lesson that an Orlando agent with the Transportation Safety Administration seems to have missed.Gray, who lives in Washington, D.C., was […]