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Famous birthdays for May 9: Dave Gahan, Noah Centineo

Famous birthdays for May 9: Dave Gahan, Noah Centineo

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May 9 (UPI) -- Those born on this date are under the sign of Taurus. They include: -- Abolitionist John Brown in 1800 -- Harriet Lane, niece/first lady of President James Buchanan, in 1830 -- Scottish novelist J.M. Barrie in 1860 -- Howard Carter, the British Egyptologist who discovered the tomb of Tutankhamen, in 1874 -- Industrialist Henry J. Kaiser in 1882 -- Spanish philosopher Jose Ortega y Gasset in 1883 -- TV journalist Mike Wallace in 1918 -- Tennis champion Richard "Pancho" Gonzales in 1928 -- Actor Albert Finney in 1936 -- Actor Glenda Jackson in 1936 (age 86) File Photo by John Angelillo/UPI -- TV producer/filmmaker James L. Brooks in 1940 (age 82) -- Former U.S. Attorney Gene...
Famous birthdays for Jan. 8: Noah Cyrus, Jenny Lewis

Famous birthdays for Jan. 8: Noah Cyrus, Jenny Lewis

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Jan. 8 (UPI) -- Those born on this date are under the sign of Capricorn. They include: Advertisement -- Publisher Frank Doubleday in 1862 -- Actor William Hartnell in 1908 -- Comic actor Larry Storch in 1923 (age 98) -- Newsman Charles Osgood in 1933 (age 88) -- Elvis Presley, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's "undisputed king," in 1935 -- Singer Shirley Bassey in 1937 (age 84) Photo by Rune Hellestad/ UPI -- Game show host Bob Eubanks in 1938 (age 83) -- British comedian Graham Chapman in 1941 -- Actor Yvette Mimieux in 1942 (age 79) -- British physicist/author Stephen Hawking 1942 -- Author Terry Brooks in 1944 (age 77) -- Radio talk show host Kojo Nnamdi in 1945 (age 76) -- Rock and Ro...
‘The Daily Show with Trevor Noah’ expanding to 45 minutes nightly

‘The Daily Show with Trevor Noah’ expanding to 45 minutes nightly

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April 27 (UPI) -- Comedy Central announced The Daily Show with Trevor Noah would extend episodes from 30 minutes to 45 beginning Monday. The show will air Mondays through Thursdays from 11 to 11:45 p.m. Trevor Noah has hosted The Daily Show remotely from his home in New York while practicing social distancing, under Gov. Andrew Cuomo's stay-at-home orders. He has dubbed the show The Daily Social Distancing Show and incorporated his slate of correspondents via video chat. The Daily Social Distancing Show featured the first late night interviews given by Cuomo and Dr. Anthony Fauci. Other guests of the remote show included Bill Gates, Stephen Curry, Babyface and Teddy Riley, Jennifer Garner and Govs. Gavin Newsom, Phil Murphy and Gretchen Whitmer. Noah has also suggested viewers donate to ...
Washington Redskins release former second-round pick Noah Spence

Washington Redskins release former second-round pick Noah Spence

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Nov. 19 (UPI) -- The Washington Redskins released former Tampa Bay Buccaneers outside linebacker Noah Spence, the team announced Tuesday. The Redskins originally signed Spence in mid-September after the Buccaneers cut him at the end of training camp. Washington promoted linebacker Carroll Phillips from the practice squad in a corresponding roster move, according to the team. Tampa Bay selected Spence in the second round of the 2016 NFL Draft out of Eastern Kentucky. The franchise expected the pass-rusher to take on a bigger role after he recorded 5.5 sacks in his rookie season, but he has only notched two sacks in three seasons since his first year in the league. In 41 career games, Spence has tallied 37 total tackles, 7.5 sacks and two passes defensed. Phillips joined the Redskins' prac...