Posts Tagged Arts and entertainment

‘The Home Place’ a strong debut for Carrie La Seur

This book cover image released by William Morrow shows "The Home Place," by Carrie La Seur. (AP Photo/William Morrow)

“The Home Place” (William Morrow), by Carrie La Seur

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , ,

‘Sharknado’ sequel has bite and lots of laughs

In this image released by Syfy, Ian Ziering, as Fin Shepard battles a shark on a New York City subway in a scene from "Sharknado 2: The Second One," premiering Wednesday at 9 p.m. EDT. (AP Photo/Syfy)

NEW YORK (AP) — Don’t worry about me. The Sharknado Evacuation map supplied by Syfy network places me, as a resident of Lower Manhattan, smack in the zone most in peril this sharknado season. But I’ll be ready.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

‘Crazy Eyes’ actress Uzo Aduba is crazy about fans

In this Tuesday, July 22, 2014 photo, actress Uzo Aduba, a cast member in the Netflix series "Orange is the New Black," poses for a portrait in Los Angeles. Aduba is nominated for an Emmy Award for outstanding guest actress in a comedy series along with her "Orange" co-stars Laverne Cox and Natasha Lyonne.  (Photo by Chris PizzelloInvision/AP)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — “Orange Is the New Black” actress Uzo Aduba is flooded with marriage proposals these days.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , ,

Big Macher scores upset in Bing Crosby at Del Mar

In a photo provided by Benoit Photo, Big Macher and jockey Tyler Baze, right, hold off Goldencents, left, with Rafael Bejarano, to win the Grade I, $300,000 Bing Crosby Stakes horse race, Sunday, July 27, 2014, at Del Mar Thoroughbred Club in Del Mar, Calif. (AP Photo/Benoit Photo)

DEL MAR, Calif. (AP) — Big Macher won the $300,000 Bing Crosby Stakes by a half-length Sunday at Del Mar.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , ,

Bills DE Williams focusing on wins, not production

Buffalo Bills defensive end Mario Williams (94) cools off  during NFL football training camp in Pittsford, N.Y., Tuesday, July 22, 2014. (AP Photo/Bill Wippert)

PITTSFORD, N.Y. (AP) — Mario Williams is not big on accolades, honors or reminders of how impressive the star pass-rusher was in his second season with the Buffalo Bills.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,