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Today in History: July 18, Eric Rudolph sentenced to life

Jul. 18, 2022 00:09 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Monday, July 18, the 199th day of 2022. There are 166 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On July 18, 1969, Sen. Edward M. Kennedy, D-Mass., left a party on Chappaquiddick (chap-uh-KWIH’-dihk) Island near...

Celebrity birthdays for the week of July 17-23

Jul. 11, 2022 09:09 AM EDT

Celebrity birthdays for the week of July 17-23: July 17: Actor Donald Sutherland is 87. Bassist Geezer Butler of Black Sabbath is 73. Actor Lucie Arnaz is 71. Actor David Hasselhoff is 70. Bassist Fran Smith Jr. of The Hooters is 70. TV producer Mark Burnett (“Survivor,” “The...

Something old, something new — the costumes of Downton Abbey

May. 19, 2022 13:03 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Something old, something new, something borrowed and something blue — all these elements went into the costuming of “Downton Abbey: A New Era.” While that phrase is usually applied to good luck tokens worn by brides on their big day, the new period drama not...

Review: Hollywood comes to Downton Abbey! Also: the clothes.

May. 18, 2022 15:43 PM EDT

One wedding and a funeral — and a birth. That gorgeous house, never mind the leaky roof. Some sunshine, too! More bone-dry quips from Maggie Smith. And oh, the clothes — silks and satins, tulles and tiaras. What could go wrong? Why, nothing, of course! Would YOU mess with the...