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Entertainment

Sam Cooke biopic moves forward; screenplay finished

March 20, 2011

The screenwriters behind the all-Beatles musical “Across the Universe” have finished their adaptation of Peter Guralnick’s definitive biography of Sam Cooke for ABKCO, which owns Cooke’s publishing and the bulk of his master recordings.

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Donnie Simpson returning to radio in DC?

March 20, 2011

BlackVoices.com is reporting that longtime DC radio vet Donnie Simpson, the former host of BET’s “Video Soul,” is preparing for a big return to radio in Washington… and perhaps beyond.

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Three Dead in South Carolina

March 13, 2011

The students protest in the center of campus under the watchful eye of skittish National Guard troops sent by the state to keep order. A guardsman hears what he thinks is a shot and before anyone knows it, shots are ringing out everywhere.

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A chat between a Journalist and a Gentleman

March 7, 2011

Last year, Lou Gossett Jr. published his aptly entitled autobiography, “An Actor and a Gentleman.” Here, he talks about his new movie, “The Grace Card,” a faith-based tale of reconciliation and redemption.

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Fall home decor trends: Comforting hues, flexible design

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By Kim Cook New York-based designer Glenn Gissler painted this New York loft in Benjamin Moore’s deep,...

Entertainment

Emmy winners highlight push for social justice

September 25, 2020

By Beth harris ASSOCIATED PRESS  LOS ANGELES — Regina King and Uzo Aduba used the come-as-you-are fashion...

Stateside

Trump’s tax revelation could tarnish image that fueled rise

September 28, 2020

By JILL COLVIN WASHINGTON (AP) — The bombshell revelations that President Donald Trump paid just $750 in...

Sports

Deion Sanders set to become Jackson State’s football coach

September 25, 2020

ABOVE PHOTO: Deion Sanders  (Photo: DFree / Shutterstock) ASSOCIATED PRESS  JACKSON, Miss.— Hall of Fame cornerback Deion...

Seniors

Know the facts about pulmonary fibrosis

September 17, 2020

BPT Pulmonary fibrosis (PF) is a progressive and debilitating disease that leads to scarring of the lungs,...

Horoscopes

SUNscopes for the week of September 27

September 25, 2020

All Signs: It’s been tough with Saturn and Pluto in Capricorn at odds with Mars. This week...

The Philadelphia Sunday Sun Staff