Ben Stiller Turns 47! Read His Bio.

November 30, 2012
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ON THIS DAY
November 30
On This Day: November 30

Ben Stiller

Born: November 30, 1965
Age: 47 years old
Birthplace: New York, NY, United States
Occupation: Film Actor

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Events
1940
72 years ago
Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz tie the knot at the Byram River Beagle Club in Greenwich, Connecticut.
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1952
60 years ago
Baseball player Jackie Robinson accuses the New York Yankees of racism during a television appearance on Youth Want to Know.
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1982
30 years ago
Michael Jackson releases Thriller. It quickly becomes the best-selling album of all time.
http://www.biography.com/people/michael-jackson-38211 >>

1993
19 years ago
President Bill Clinton signs the Brady Bill into law, instituting a five-day waiting period for gun purchases.
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Born On This Day
Mark Twain
Born: November 30, 1835
Died: April 21, 1910
Age: 74 years old
Birthplace: Florida, MO, United States
Occupation: Writer
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Winston Churchill
Born: November 30, 1874
Died: January 24, 1965
Age: 90 years old
Birthplace: Blenheim Palace, Woodstock, England
Occupation: Prime Minister, Journalist
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Dick Clark
Born: November 30, 1929
Died: April 18, 2012
Age: 82 years old
Birthplace: Mount Vernon, NY, United States
Occupation: Television Personality
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Died On This Day
Evel Knievel
Died: November 30, 2007
Age: 69 years old
Place: Clearwater, FL, United States
Occupation: Actor, Athlete
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Margaret Walker
Died: November 30, 1998
Age: 83 years old
Place: Chicago, IL, United States
Occupation: Author, Poet
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Gertrude Ederle
Died: November 30, 2003
Age: 98 years old
Place: Wyckoff, NJ, United States
Occupation: Professional Swimmer
Best Known For >>

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Cast of Saturday Night Live >> On This Day: November 30
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GadsdenTimes.com Headlines: Man sought in connection with woman’s death in Cherokee County

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Man sought in connection with woman’s death in Cherokee County

Authorities are looking for a man in connection with the death of a woman whose body was found Wednesday morning on the Cherokee campus of Gadsden State Community College. Read More

Retirement Systems of Alabama shows earnings growth

MONTGOMERY — The Retirement Systems of Alabama had solid earnings for the past fiscal year, but the looming fiscal cliff in Washington threatens continued growth, Chief Executive Officer David Bronner said Thursday. Read More

First Baptist of Glencoe’s light display opens Sunday

For the third year, First Baptist Church of Glencoe will light up the December sky with a show synchronized to music. Read More

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Mobile to host national barbecue conference

The city of Mobile has been chosen to host the 2013 National Barbecue Conference and Trade Show.
Al.com reported Thursday ( http://bit.ly/YbR0tD) the convention runs between Feb. 19 and 23 at the Renaissance Mobile Riverview Plaza Hotel. Read More

Ala. state trooper hit by car, hospitalized

A state trooper and former councilman for a northern Alabama city is recovering from being hit by a car while he was taking a morning run. Read More

ASU attorney: Silver sent e-mail firing officials

A lawyer for Alabama State University says suspended President Joseph Silver sent letters by email telling two top administrators they were being fired. Read More

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Alabama’s McCarron, Georgia’s Murray square off for big prize

AJ McCarron’s standard reply about handling big-game pressure is a shrug and a look that says, What’s the big deal? Read More

Upton, Atlanta Braves finalize deal

ATLANTA — Jason Heyward was in the audience as B.J. Upton was introduced Thursday as Atlanta’s new centerfielder. Read More

Watney takes 2-stroke lead at Sherwood

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. — Sure enough, putting was all the rage Thursday in the World Challenge. Read More

Life More Life

Health Ratings for 11/28

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OUR VIEW: More bad news for PACT

We’d never criticize anyone for fighting — hard — to make sure a promise is kept. We’d certainly never criticize anyone for fighting — hard — to defend their children’s interests. Read More

Obituaries More Obituaries

Bishop, Lamar H.

Memorial services for Mr. Lamar H. Bishop, 79, of Gadsden, will be at 4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012, at Collier-Butler Chapel. The family will …..

Brooks, James Allen "Popeye"

Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. today at Glencoe-Hokes Bluff Chapel for James Allen "Popeye" Brooks, of Glencoe. James, a loving husband, father, …..

Brown, Jason Dewayn

Jason Dewayn Brown, 21, of Attalla, died Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2012. Service will be at New Life Tabernacle in Attalla at 3 p.m. Saturday. …..

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Don Cheadle Turns 48! Read His Bio.

November 29, 2012
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November 29
On This Day: November 29

Don Cheadle

Born: November 29, 1964
Age: 48 years old
Birthplace: Kansas City, MO, United States
Occupation: Film Actor

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Events
1812
200 years ago
Napoleon retreats from Russia and crosses the Berezina River with heavy losses. Today, "Berezina" is a synonym for "disaster" in French.
http://www.biography.com/people/napoleon-9420291 >>

1929
83 years ago
Explorer Richard Byrd and three companions make the first flight over the South Pole and back to their airbase in 18 hours and 41 minutes.
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1969
43 years ago
Future Rock ‘n’ Roll Hall of Famer B. B. King opens for the Rolling Stones at the Boston Garden.
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2010
2 years ago
Stating they were gifts, Pablo Picasso’s former electrician reveals he has 271 previously unknown works by the artist.
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Born On This Day
Don Cheadle
Born: November 29, 1964
Age: 48 years old
Birthplace: Kansas City, MO, United States
Occupation: Film Actor
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Diane Ladd
Born: November 29, 1942
Age: 70 years old
Birthplace: Laurel, MS, United States
Occupation: Film Actress
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Louisa May Alcott
Born: November 29, 1832
Died: March 6, 1888
Age: 55 years old
Birthplace: Germantown, PA, United States
Occupation: Actor
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Died On This Day
George Harrison
Died: November 29, 2001
Age: 58 years old
Place: Los Angeles, CA, United States
Occupation: Musician
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Dorothy Day
Died: November 29, 1980
Age: 83 years old
Place: Ft. Lauderdale, FL, United States
Occupation: Women’s Rights Activist
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Natalie Wood
Died: November 29, 1981
Age: 43 years old
Place: Santa Catalina Island, CA, United States
Occupation: Film Actress
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Group Of The Day
Ocean’s Eleven Members >> On This Day: November 29
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GadsdenTimes.com Headlines: Powerball numbers drawn; jackpot climbs to $550 million

November 29, 2012

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Powerball numbers drawn; jackpot climbs to $550 million

CHICAGO — The numbers drawn for the record $550 million Powerball jackpot are: 5, 16, 22, 23, 29 and Powerball of 6. Read More

Civil Service Board to consider hiring firefighters

The Gadsden Civil Service Board will hold a special meeting Friday to consider the hiring of 20 firefighters, according to Gadsden Personnel Director Jerry Gladden. Read More

Investigation continues into death at Gadsden State’s Cherokee campus

An investigation is under way at the Cherokee campus of Gadsden State Community College in Centre after a woman’s body was found there Wednesday morning. Read More

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Ala. man arraigned on child sex charges

A 36-year-old southern Alabama man is facing charges for child sex abuse and transporting a stolen car across state lines. Read More

6 arraigned in Ala. identity theft ring

Six people were arraigned Wednesday for their involvement in an identity theft ring. Read More

More bad news for Ala. tuition plan; parents irate

The board that oversees Alabama’s prepaid college tuition program got more bad news about the plan’s financial outlook Wednesday, and the board’s chairman got an earful of outrage from frustrated parents who can’t plan for their children’s… Read More

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Georgia, Alabama utilize 2 backs effectively

That running back duo in the Southeastern Conference championship game has been punishingly effective all season. Read More

Miles, LSU agree to new 7-year deal

Les Miles has a new seven-year contract at LSU that also will result in a pay raise for one of the most successful coaches in the history of the Tigers’ football program. Read More

Hall of Fame decision looms for voters

Do Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens and Sammy Sosa belong in Cooperstown despite drug allegations? Read More

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Health Ratings for 11/28

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OUR VIEW: New front against obesity

It’s not news that Alabama has an obesity problem and that it affects a big percentage of the state’s young people. State education officials hope a new program helps in the battle against our ever-expanding waistlines. They just might… Read More

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Awbrey, Joe Rattray "Joe Ratt"

Funeral service was at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Crestwood Chapel for Joe Rattray "Joe Ratt" Awbrey, 83, Leesburg, who passed away Saturday, Nov. 24, …..

Brooks, James Allen "Popeye"

Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Friday, Nov. 30, 2012, at Glencoe-Hokes Bluff Chapel for James Allen "Popeye" Brooks, of Glencoe. James, a …..

Brown, Jason Dewayne

Jason Dewayne Brown, Attalla, died Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2012. He is survived by his family. Arrangements will be announced by West Gadsden Funeral Home. …..

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Jon Stewart Turns 50! Read His Bio.

November 28, 2012
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Jon Stewart

Born: November 28, 1962
Age: 50 years old
Birthplace: New York, NY, United States
Occupation: Comedian, Talk Show Host, Writer

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1520
492 years ago
Portuguese navigator Ferdinand Magellan sails via the passage that now bears his name, the Strait of Magellan, into the Pacific from the Atlantic.
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1919
93 years ago
Nancy Astor is the first woman to serve in the British Parliament after campaigning to take over her husband’s seat in the House of Commons.
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1974
38 years ago
John Lennon makes his final onstage appearance, at Elton John’s Madison Square Garden concert.
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1992
20 years ago
Whitney Houston’s "I Will Always Love You" from The Bodyguard soundtrack rockets to the top of the Hot 100 chart, where it spends 14 weeks.
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Born On This Day
Jon Stewart
Born: November 28, 1962
Age: 50 years old
Birthplace: New York, NY, United States
Occupation: Comedian, Talk Show Host, Writer
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Randy Newman
Born: November 28, 1943
Age: 69 years old
Birthplace: Los Angeles, CA, United States
Occupation: Songwriter, Pianist, Singer
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Judd Nelson
Born: November 28, 1959
Age: 53 years old
Birthplace: Portland, ME, United States
Occupation: Actor
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Died On This Day
Jeffrey Dahmer
Died: November 28, 1994
Age: 34 years old
Place: Portage, WI, United States
Occupation: Serial Killer
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Leslie Nielsen
Died: November 28, 2010
Age: 84 years old
Place: Ft. Lauderdale, FL, United States
Occupation: Actor
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Washington Irving
Died: November 28, 1859
Age: 76 years old
Place: Tarrytown, NY, United States
Occupation: Writer
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Famous Lookalikes >> On This Day: November 28
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GadsdenTimes.com Headlines: Disconnect exists as ‘fiscal cliff’ clock ticks

November 28, 2012

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Disconnect exists as ‘fiscal cliff’ clock ticks

Republicans’ newfound willingness to consider tax increases to avert the “fiscal cliff” comes with a significant caveat: larger cuts than Democrats seem willing to consider to benefit programs like Medicare, Medicaid and the… Read More

Williams: Name stretch of highway in veterans’ honor

The Etowah County Commission could consider lending its support to naming the four-lane stretch of U.S. Highway 411 after veterans fighting in Iraq and Afghanistan. Read More

Gadsden officials hope for good news from audit

Gadsden officials hope an audit of post-employment benefits for city employees will show the city’s financial condition has improved after reducing retiree benefits. Read More

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Ala. man indicted on child porn charges

A 53-year-old northern Alabama man is being indicted by a federal grand jury on charges of receiving and possessing child pornography. Read More

Bessemer man charged with selling knock-off goods

A federal grand jury has indicted a Bessemer man on charges that he was selling counterfeit designer handbags, wallets, shoes and other accessories from a tent in the Birmingham suburb of Midfield. Read More

Knight: Claims of financial wrongdoing unfounded

State Rep. John Knight denied allegations Tuesday of financial misconduct leveled by suspended Alabama State University President Joseph Silver. Read More

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Alabama, Georgia attempt to show defensive strengths in title game

Alabama lost a bunch of stars to the NFL, yet it’s hard to tell much difference. Read More

Cooper scores 17 to lead Alabama past Lamar 75-47

TUSCALOOSA — Alabama might have gotten an unintentional spark from a visiting coach named Knight. Read More

Kentucky tabs Florida State’s Stoops as head coach

LEXINGTON, Ky. — Kentucky has hired Florida State defensive coordinator Mark Stoops as the Wildcats’ football coach. Read More

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Health Ratings for 11/28

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OUR VIEW: Adapting a good idea

Ideas can’t be copyrighted, and that’s a good thing. We’re not into thievery — we’re in a business where, much like authors and musicians, we focus on protecting our intellectual property. However, there’s a… Read More

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Awbrey, Joe Rattray "Ratt"

Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. today at Crestwood Chapel for Joe Rattray "Ratt" Awbrey, 83, Leesburg, who passed away Saturday, Nov. 24, …..

Brooks, James Allen

James Allen Brooks, 78, Glencoe, died Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2012. He is survived by his family. Funeral services will be announced by Glencoe-Hokes Bluff Chapel …..

Ewing, Nancy (Noland)

Funeral will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Village Chapel for Nancy Noland Ewing, 58, of Gadsden, who died Nov. 25, 2012, at Gadsden …..

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70 Years of Jimi Hendrix

November 27, 2012
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