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Celebrity birthdays for the week of May 24-30

Celebrity birthdays for the week of May 24-30

Celebrity birthdays for the week of May 24-30: May 24: Jazz saxophonist Archie Shepp is 83. Comedian Tommy Chong of Cheech and Chong is 82. Musician Bob Dylan is 79. Actor Gary Burghoff (“MASH”) is 77. Singer Patti LaBelle is 76.
Liz Weston: Should seniors consider a reverse mortgage now?

Liz Weston: Should seniors consider a reverse mortgage now?

Reverse mortgages allow older homeowners to turn part of their home equity into tax-free cash, using a loan that doesn’t have to be paid back until they die, sell or move out.
Fashionable face masks mark new trend: Canadian designers go bold in mask style

Fashionable face masks mark new trend: Canadian designers go bold in mask style

Toronto fashion designer Hayley Elsaesser was unsure about adding face masks to her clothing brand two months ago, ordering just a "small amount" of samples to test out demand through her online shop.
ESPN to show film about Game 6 of 1998 NBA Finals

ESPN to show film about Game 6 of 1998 NBA Finals

The final episodes of “The Last Dance” have aired, yet ESPN has one more program to show about the Chicago Bulls' sixth championship. ESPN will show “Game 6: The Movie” on Wednesday night at 9 p.m.
Elvis Presley's Graceland set to reopen this week in Memphis

Elvis Presley's Graceland set to reopen this week in Memphis

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Elvis Presley's Graceland says it will reopen Thursday after it shut down tours and exhibits due to the new coronavirus outbreak.
Tributes pour in for award-winning Quebec actress Monique Mercure

Tributes pour in for award-winning Quebec actress Monique Mercure

Actress Monique Mercure, whose performances helped elevate Quebec cinema to the international silver screen, has died at 89.
Albanian protesters, police clash over theatre demolition

Albanian protesters, police clash over theatre demolition

TIRANA, Albania — Albanian police clashed Sunday with opposition supporters who were protesting the demolition of the country's crumbling National Theater building in the capital.
Phyllis George, female sportscasting pioneer, dies at 70

Phyllis George, female sportscasting pioneer, dies at 70

Phyllis George, the former Miss America who became a female sportscasting pioneer on CBS's “The NFL Today” and served as the first lady of Kentucky, has died. She was 70.
'A bridge too far': Coronavirus catchphrase taken from WWII

'A bridge too far': Coronavirus catchphrase taken from WWII

CINCINNATI — A British general's pessimistic prediction about a World War II operation is showing up as a coronavirus-era catchphrase. The top U.S. infectious disease expert, Dr.
In Detroit, NYC, kindness comes one slice of pizza at a time

In Detroit, NYC, kindness comes one slice of pizza at a time

NEW YORK — Before the pandemic, Shalinder Singh spent Sundays at his gurdwara, helping serve a community meal for 300 people or more at the Sikh place of worship in suburban Detroit. Now, he’s all about pizza.