NEW YORK (AP) — Few actors could register disbelief, exasperation or annoyance with more comic subtlety.
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LAS VEGAS (AP) — Art Lurie, a top boxing judge and referee in Nevada who worked more than 200 world championship fights, died late Thursday at the age of 96.
GENEVA (AP) — In a story July 17 about the death of Texas blues legend Johnny Winter, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Winter’s last performance was on July 12 at the Lovely Days Festival in Wiesen, Austria. His last performance was on July 14 at the Cahors Blues Festival in southwestern France, not July 12 in Austria.
“Elaine was a magnificent woman in every sense of the word … a true trail blazer. Her talent and spunk will be greatly missed by so many of us.” — Actress and singer Liza Minnelli.
NEW YORK (AP) — Elaine Stritch was more than a Broadway actress. She was a New York institution, strolling around in a fur coat, pork pie hat or oversized sunglasses. She often wore shorts and ties, or just black stockings and a white flowing shirt. Her weapon of choice was the zinger.