DETROIT, Michigan – Singer songwriter Mack Rice who earned a place in music history for his song “Mustang Sally” has died at his Detroit home this past Monday, he was 82.
Rice’s wife Laura said the singer had been suffering Alzheimer’s disease for several years.
“Mack was some kind of guy, he was … Continue Reading ››
WASHINGTON (AP) — Though he long ago transitioned from zany comedy into poignant, seriocomic roles, Bill Murray never stopped making people laugh, and now he’s being honored with the nation’s top prize for humor.
The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts announced Monday that Murray, … Continue Reading ››
GENEVA, Switzerland – A 14.62-carat blue diamond, has sold at Christie’s auction house in Geneva for a new world record price for the diamond type.
The large diamond known as the Oppenheimer Blue sold under the hammer for $50.6 million (USD) or (£34.7m).
The sale took nearly 20 minutes to complete as the phone were filled to … Continue Reading ››
UNIVERSITY OF CAMBRIDGE – (CNN) – The University of Cambridge revealed this week that they in fact have owned one of the oldest known fetuses in history.
The discovery of the ancient Egyptian mummy dates to around 665-525 B.C. – it is the only academically verified specimen to exist at 16 to 18 weeks. … Continue Reading ››
NEW YORK, New York – A wax and resin statue of Hitler on his knees was sold at Christie’s auction house sold for a record price by the artist, hammering at $17.2 million.
Italian artist Maurizio Cattelan made the kneeling Hitler statue in 2001 – the previous record for the artist was $7.9 million. … Continue Reading ››