Tuesday, October 8

Today is Tuesday, October 8, the 281st day of 2013. There are 84 days left in the year. Highlights in history on this date: 1858 – The “Arro…

Veteran Hollywood producer A.C. Lyles dies

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A.C. Lyles, who rose from mail boy to producer at Paramount Pictures and became the studio’s longest-serving employee dur…

Channeling Andy Warhol for Sirius series

NEW YORK (AP) — Wind up Robin Williams and the stories pour out — how he developed his accent for “Mrs. Doubtfire,” found out “Mork & Mindy”…

Terry McMillan does it again with new novel

“Who Asked You?” (Viking), by Terry McMillan Terry McMillan treads familiar territory in her latest novel, “Who Asked You?” Four sisters and…

Celeb birthdays for the week of Oct. 6-12

Oct. 6: Actress Britt Ekland is 71. Singer Millie Small is 67. Singer-guitarist Thomas McClary (The Commodores) is 64. Singer Kevin Cronin o…