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  • Philly sportswriter's quest landed Wilt Chamberlain on a Postal Service stamp

    Philadelphia Tribune sportswriter Donald Hunt had an idea, wrote a column about it, and could have left it at that. His idea: Wilt Chamberlain belongs on a stamp.
  • A visit to the Helen Keller museum provides a reflection of Alabama's culture

    In 1902 Helen Keller wrote in her autobiography "The Story of My Life": "... during the first nineteen months of my life I had caught glimpses of broad, green fields, a luminous sky, trees and flowers which the darkness that followed could not wholly...

    William Hurt Heads Cast of AMC-Channel 4-Kudos Co-production 'Humans'

    CANNES -- William Hurt, Katherine Parkinson ("The Honorable Woman"), Tom Goodman-Hill ("Mr Selfridge"), Colin Morgan ("The Fall"), Rebecca Front ("The Thick Of It"), Neil Maskell ("Utopia") and Gemma Chan ("Fresh Meat") have joined the cast of "Humans,"...

    Watch: First Trailer for Will Smith's 'Focus'

    Warner Bros. has released the first trailer for the con artist pic "Focus," starring Will Smith and Margot Robbie. Glenn Ficarra and John Requa wrote and directed the film. The movie follows a veteran grifter who takes a young, attractive woman under...

    William Hurt Joins Jesse Owens Biopic 'Race'

    William Hurt has joined Jesse Owens biopic "Race" opposite Jeremy Irons, Jason Sudeikis, Carice van Houten and Stephan James. Focus Features also has set the release for April 8, 2016. "Race," directed by Stephen Hopkins from a script by Anna Waterhouse...