VANCOUVER — Opponents of the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion are preparing for a long summer of legal challenges and protests aimed at blocking the project from being built.Rueben George of the Tsleil-Waututh Nation says it will file a legal challenge in the Federal Court of Appeal and he is confident the First Nation will be successful after Ottawa approved the project on Tuesday.Squamish Nation Coun. Khelsilem says his band is also prepared for legal action and Vancouver Mayor Kennedy Stewart says the city will join any lawsuits that are filed.Lawyer Eugene Kung says there are a number of legal arguments opponents could advance, including that it was impossible for the federal government to make an unbiased decision as the owner of the pipeline.But Eric Adams, a law professor at the University of Alberta, says the court may be uncomfortable setting a precedent that governments cannot approve projects they support.A 20-kilometre march is planned for Sunday from Victoria to the Saanich peninsula in solidarity with First Nations that are opposed to the project.The Canadian Press read more
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — An open-government watchdog group and several news outlets are suing Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis and members of the Cabinet in an effort to stop their planned meeting in Jerusalem.The First Amendment Foundation, Gannett Co., Gatehouse Media and the owners of the Miami Herald and Tampa Bay Times filed their lawsuit Tuesday, a day before DeSantis and the independently elected Cabinet are scheduled to meet during a trade mission in Israel.Other news outlets are expected to join the suit.They argue that the meeting violates the state’s open-government laws, which require Cabinet meetings be accessible to the public. The governor’s office has said the meeting is ceremonial, but the groups suing contend that isn’t the case.The governor’s office didn’t comment on the lawsuit.The Associated Press read more
Amos Ngongi, Secretary-General Kofi Annan’s Special Representative, was briefing the press in Kinshasa on the trip Goma, Kindu and Kisangani he had undertaken in the company of the ambassador of Belgium, as well as the ambassadors of the five permanent members of the Security Council – China, France, the Russian Federation, the United Kingdom and the United States. During the visit, the ambassadors met with the leadership of the Congolese Rally for Democracy (RCD) to discuss phase III of MONUC deployment, the opening of the Congo River to free circulation of persons and goods and the demilitarization of Kisangani.The RCD leadership informed the ambassadors that its commitment to the demilitarization of Kisangani was “firm and irreversible,” Mr. Ngongi said. He noted, however, that the RCD had raised two conditions: the annulment by the government of its recent decision to appoint governors for the Oriental Province and also to create a police force. In response, the ambassadors reminded the RCD that the Security Council resolution “demanded a demilitarization without conditions,” Mr. Ngongi said.Describing the outcome of the visit as “very positive,” he added that it also gave a chance to the ambassadors to take the measure of what would be needed to successfully carry out phase III in terms of labour, equipments and money. read more
In the past month, some 3,200 Sudanese have crossed into northern Uganda, while another 1,000 registered in September, the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) said. Refugees cite a growing number of LRA raids with fighting along the border intensifying in recent months as a result of a push by Ugandan and Sudanese troops to rout the rebels. A severe food shortage due to crop failure appears to be a contributing factor. Even before the recent arrivals, Uganda was home to more than 220,000 refugees, 187,000 of whom are Sudanese, the largest concentration in Africa of refugees from south Sudan where two decades of bitter fighting between Government troops and southern rebels sent more than half a million people fleeing to other countries while forcing another 3 million from their homes. The 18-year-old rebellion by the LRA, which is viewed as wanting to impose the Ten Commandments of the Bible as law, has forced 1.6 million Ugandans to flee their homes. The group has become particularly notorious for its practice of kidnapping children to serve as soldiers or as sexual slaves for its commanders. More than 12,000 children have been abducted since June 2002. In April the plight of these children was included on the list of “Ten Stories the World Should Know More About,” which was compiled by the UN Department of Public Information. read more
NASHVILLE — The Tennessee Titans have an issue protecting their quarterback right now with Marcus Mariota taking a pounding he hasn’t experienced since his rookie season.Mariota was sacked 38 times in 12 games in 2015 with 17 coming in a four-game stretch early that season. With Mariota sidelined with an injured knee, the Titans gave up seven sacks in a loss at Houston that prompted controlling owner Amy Adams Strunk to fire then-coach Ken Whisenhunt less than 48 hours later.Now the Titans are on their second different coach since Mariota’s first year in the league, and Tennessee has allowed an NFL-worst 39 sacks with 17 in the four games since the team’s bye. Mariota has been sacked 35 times this season, missing only one of the sacks over the past month after a stinger knocked him out of a 38-10 loss at Indianapolis on Nov. 18.If the Titans (5-6) are to make a late run at a second straight wild-card berth, they have to protect Mariota better starting Sunday when they host the Jets (3-8).For his part, Mariota has taken his share of the blame for the high sack totals.“Getting the ball out quicker,” Mariota said Wednesday. “I can be more efficient in my reads just to allow those guys to get downfield and get the ball out quicker.”That was a big issue Oct. 14 when Baltimore sacked Mariota a franchise-record 11 times and providing a reminder that throwing the ball away can be a quarterback’s best play at times. Mariota says it’s a happy medium knowing when to try to keep a play alive.“It’s being able to make plays, but at the same time, knowing when the journey is over to avoid getting hit and finding ways to live for another down,” Mariota said.But Mariota was sacked six times by Houston on Monday night despite setting a franchise record by completing 95.7 per cent of his passes for the second-highest in a single game in NFL history with a minimum of 20 attempts. He finished with 303 yards and two touchdowns.The Titans kept their offensive line together after allowing 35 sacks all last season, up only slightly from 28 in 2016. They made two-time Pro Bowl left tackle Taylor Lewan the NFL’s highest-paid offensive lineman during training camp with a five-year, $80 million contract, and right guard Josh Kline signed a four-year extension during the off-season.Yet that line featuring a pair of first-round picks has started only six games together this season because of a variety of injuries, and Lewan hurt an ankle against Houston.First-year Titans coach Mike Vrabel has his own take on the formula for keeping the quarterback upright.Play better.Run better too is a must with the Titans 29th in the NFL averaging 3.9 yards per rushing attempt without a 100-yard game from either Derrick Henry or Dion Lewis this season.“We really need to concentrate on running the football and how we’re going to run the football, how we’re going to marry that with the play action and get back to our screen game,” Vrabel said. “We need to look at that and how we’re doing that.”Notes: The Titans went through a walk-through coming off the Monday night game. Mariota was listed as practicing fully with an abdomen injury. CB Malcolm Butler was limited as he works his way through the concussion protocol.___Follow Teresa M. Walker at www.twitter.com/teresamwalker___More AP NFL: https://apnews.com/NFL and https://twitter.com/AP_NFLTeresa M. Walker, The Associated Press read more
Tiger Woods, the golfer who lives for major championships and who is on a quest to topple Jack Nicklaus’ record victories, will miss his second consecutive major this year. The U.S. Open at Pinehurst is out for Woods.His surgically repaired back has not recovered enough for him to compete in next month’s event in two weeks, a blow to Woods and his ambition to increase from 14 his number of major championship victories. Nicklaus has 18.“Unfortunately, I won’t be there because I’m not yet physically able to play competitive golf,” Woods said via his website. It’s the sixth major he will be sidelined due to injury. “I’d like to convey my regrets to the USGA leadership, the volunteers and the fans that I won’t be at Pinehurst.“The U.S. Open is very important to me and I know it’s going to be a great week. Despite missing the first two majors, and several other important tournaments, I remain very optimistic about this year and my future.”Woods has not played since the WGC-Cadillac Championship on March 9. He had surgery to alleviate a pinched nerve in his back on March 31, causing him to miss the Masters for the first time in his career.Since winning the 2008 U.S. Open — the last of his 14 major titles — Woods has missed four other majors, two that year following knee surgery, and two in 2011 after knee and Achilles injuries.With his inactivity, Woods has dropped to No. 3 in the world behind Adam Scott and Henrik Stenson.Last week at the Quicken Loans National media day, Woods gave no indication of a return to the PGA Tour.“There’s no date, there’s no timetable, just taking it day by day and just focusing on trying to get stronger and come back,” he said at the Congressional Country Club on May 19. “I want to play today, but that’s just not going to happen. So just taking it step by step.”The Quicken Loans Tournament benefits the Tiger Woods Foundation, and it is just two weeks after the U.S. Open. The Open Championship at Royal Liverpool — where Woods won in 2006 — is five weeks after the U.S. Open.Woods called Nicklaus on Wednesday morning to express his regrets over not being able to compete at this week’s Memorial Tournament, hosted by Nicklaus, which Woods has won five times.“It was a very, very nice call, wishing me well [with] the tournament, sorry he couldn’t be here,” Nicklaus said. “He said he’s doing well, progressing well, and he’s looking forward to getting back into the game. He misses it.” read more
Facebook Zero : une version light du réseau social pour mobilesA l’occasion du Mobile World Congress 2010 de Barcelone, Facebook a annoncé le lancement d’une version allégée du réseau social destinée aux téléphones mobiles. Cette mouture est spécialement adaptée aux petits écrans et faibles débits.A la différence de la version mobile de Facebook déjà existante, la nouvelle mouture sera une version texte du réseau social. Aucune image ni aucune vidéo ne pourra donc être affichée sur Facebook Zero dont la sortie est prévue au cours des prochaines semaines.À lire aussiNomophobie : traitement, symptômes, qu’est-ce que c’est ?Cette version light permettra aux utilisateurs disposant d’un faible débit et d’un téléphone doté d’un petit écran de consulter rapidement les posts publiés sur leur mur ou celui de leurs contacts.Alors que d’après ses fondateurs, le réseau social compte plus de 400 millions de membres dans le monde (Maxisciences a d’ailleurs, depuis peu, sa propre page), quelque 100 millions de personnes se connecteraient régulièrement sur Facebook via leur téléphone portable. Avec une nouvelle version allégée pour mobiles, cet effectif devrait rapidement grimper. Le 17 février 2010 à 16:02 • Emmanuel Perrin read more
Both the Kenai Peninsula Education Association and the Kenai Peninsula Educational Support Association have been in negotiations with the Kenai Peninsula Borough School District since February of 2018 prior to their contracts expiring on July 1. Facebook0TwitterEmailPrintFriendly分享Negotiations between teachers and classified school employees including classroom paraeducators, custodians, secretaries, nurses, and food service staff working for the School District have deteriorated leaving both unions looking at a possible strike, according to a release from the Kenai Peninsula Education Association and the Kenai Peninsula Educational Support Association. The release states, while there are still several unresolved negotiations issues, the most contentious issue is the high cost of employee health insurance. Bjorkman: “One educator made her views very plain recently in an open letter to the school board. This is a quote from that letter, “Every time the district talks about the rising expenses from employee healthcare I take it as a personal assault. It’s a though the district is blaming me for wanting to live, and then penalizing me and my co-workers for costs that I cannot avoid. I have wondered if I should quit this job that I love, just to save my co-workers the expense of keeping me alive. On top of all of the difficulties that this disease brings me I should not have guilt upon me for wanting to live.” Wow, Kenai Peninsula educators deserve better.” The District did not accept the KPEA and KPESA May 13 last best offer, and proposed separate counter offers to each Association. Each Association rejected the District’s May 16 counter offer. Jesse Bjorkman Kenai Peninsula Education Association Bargaining Spokesman: “Negotiations between the KPBSD leadership team, and the Kenai Peninsula educators have deteriorated. Educators across the district have made it clear that they have had enough and are ready to act.” A third-party arbitrator released recommendations on how it thinks District and employee unions should settle the ongoing dispute in health care costs. In a release from the district, the union organizations rejected two proposals brought forward on May 16. Both of which expire on May 31. KPESA rejected this proposal to settle the contract on May 16.KPEA rejected this proposal to settle the contract on May 16. No further bargaining has been scheduled. You can read the School district Collective Bargaining webpage, includes Advisory Arbitration April 2019 report to KPBSD, KPEA, KPESA documents, and most recent proposals. read more
Basketball hall of famer Magic Johnson might not have acquired Johnson Publishing’s Ebony and Jet, but the overall market for magazine-related M&A deals was certainly active during the first quarter of 2010. According to media investment bankers the Jordan, Edmiston Group, there were approximately 20 magazine M&A transactions through mid-March. “The mix was completely reversed, as consumer magazine deals accounted for 85 percent of total magazine deals in Q1 2009, but accounted for only 23.5 percent of total magazine deals in Q1 2010,” says JEGI CMO Adam Gross.What has been most notable, says Gross, is that private equity returned to the market as buyers of magazine assets this quarter. Private equity groups over the last several months have absorbed mind-boggling losses as a growing list of publishers—including the Reader’s Digest Association, Source Interlink, Cygnus Business Media, and others—were forced into bankruptcy and their PE owners handed over control to lenders, taking a wash on millions of dollars in investments. Some prominent examples of PE-fueled deals this quarter were Seguin Partners’ January acquisition of CFO from The Economist Group, Spectrum Equity-backed Canon Communications buying four properties from Reed Business Information and Boston Ventures-backed Northstar Travel Media picking up five brands from Nielsen Business Media’s travel group. Another example was enthusiast publisher Active Interest Media’s acquisition of nine equine magazines and seven Web sites late last month. The deal had AIM purchase EQUUS, Horse & Rider, Practical Horseman, Dressage Today, Arabian Horse World, Discover Horses and EquiManagement print magazines as well as Equisearch.com, Equine.com, HorseBooksEtc.com and DiscoverHorses.com from Source Interlink Media. AIM also bought Spin to Win Rodeo and Trail Rider magazines as well as MyHorse.com, HitchUpMagazine.com and HorselinkMagazine.com from Louisville, Colorado-based Horse Media Group. AIM is backed by private equity firm Windpoint Partners.AIM CEO Skip Zimbalist “continues to build-out an interesting special-interest magazine company,” says Reed Phillips, a managing partner at media investment banker DeSilva + Phillips. While he said there still were a number of smaller, distress deals this quarter, Phillips pointed to Dow Jones buying up Hearst’s 50 percent stake in SmartMoney magazine as significant because it “makes a statement that they are dedicated to that magazine even in a tough economic environment,” he says. The deal effectively gives Dow Jones full ownership of the magazine.Other notable magazine-related deals of the first quarter included Nielsen’s sell-off of shuttered Editor & Publisher and Kirkus Reviews; Plain City, Ohio-based Media Source Inc.’s purchase of Library Journal and School Library Journal from RBI; and Stagnito Media’s acquisition of Convenience Store News, Progressive Grocer, The Gourmet Retailer and Convenience Store News for the Single Store Owner from Nielsen. And, today, Sandow Media is expected to announce the acquisition of eight magazines from RBI, including Interior Design. read more
• Now playing: Watch this: Apple Mike Tetley, a warehouse worker, checks labels on boxes in March at an Amazon fulfillment center in Thornton, Colorado. Helen H. Richardson/The Denver Post via Getty Images For a lot of people, Amazon’s Prime Day started in 2015 as a punchline, described as a garage sale for the company’s leftover LED toilet night lights and 55-gallon tubs of lube. Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, at least for now, is having the last laugh. Heading into its fifth year this Monday, Prime Day has never seemed stronger or more influential. Even Taylor Swift got in on the action, headlining an early Prime Day concert on Wednesday. And the deals (oh, the deals!) — a million baubles and gizmos as far as the eye can see, slashed to Black Friday prices and offered from Paris to Tokyo to Abu Dhabi.There’s now clear proof that Prime Day has markedly changed consumer spending behavior and forced other retailers to march to the beat of Amazon (yet again), lest they miss a rare opportunity to catch shoppers shopping during the typically slow beach-read season. During the first Prime Day, just seven retailers offered deals. This year, RetailMeNot predicts 250 will take part, including Walmart, Best Buy, eBay, Target and Macy’s.”Let’s face it, Prime Day is a thing. It’s become as important to American shoppers as Black Friday,” said Steven Barr, a retail analyst for PwC. “So to compete, retailers have had to step up with bigger and better deals to capture their share of attention.” Share your voice See It Competing retailers are also looking to emphasize Amazon’s weaknesses to lure in shoppers, like pointing out that Prime Day is only available for folks who pay for Prime, a $119-a-year membership. Others are highlighting the ability to pick up in stores and not wait for deliveries. eBay is poking at Amazon by offering a “Crash Sale,” noting that Amazon’s site and mobile app melted down for hours at the start of last year’s Prime Day.”It would be silly for other retailers, considering what Prime Day has turned into, to not try to get some of that Prime Day pie,” Sheehy said.Consumers have changed their shopping habits due to Prime Day too, Barr said. Anticipation for Prime Day deals has caused 52% of shoppers to hold off on purchases until then, according to a PwC survey. Plus, the consultant firm’s research found that spending on back-to-school and holiday have been pulled forward in the calendar, as more folks are buying on Prime Day instead, he added. For customers, the obvious benefit is all these retailers have now come together for another big shopping day to offer lots of sales and fall over each other to get you to buy.”All this competition, whether it’s good for other retailers or not, is great for consumers,” said Kelsey Sheehy, a personal finance expert at NerdWallet.The game has changed Amazon announced Prime Day will run for this year for 48 hours, starting at 12:01 a.m. Pacific Time on Monday. The sale, available to the company’s over 100 million Prime members worldwide, has fallen in mid-July every year, but Amazon has shifted around the day, so it’s been as early as July 10 (in 2017) and run as late as July 17 (in 2018).”We’re confident that there’s a great experience waiting for each and every Prime member this year,” Cem Sibay, vice president of Prime, told CNET in an interview last month.The day often breaks sales records for Amazon and has become so big that it helps spike online traffic for other sites, too. Costco’s traffic jumped 27% last Prime Day from the day earlier, followed by 22% for Apple and 13% for Best Buy, according to PwC. Amazon saw a bigger bump, at 45%.Demonstrators protested at the Amazon fulfillment center in Shakopee, Minnesota, in December. Workers there are planning another strike on Prime Day. Kerem Yucel / AFP/Getty Images While other retailers get to ride the Prime Day wave, they are still stuck playing a game in which their biggest competitor is calling the shots and holds an unfair advantage. Amazon dictates the dates, how long the sale goes on and, of course, name of the day.Prime Day serves as another example of Amazon putting its rivals on the defensive and forcing them to spend more money to compete, said Jon Reily, executive vice president of retail and e-commerce at consultancy Publicis Sapient. He said the company already did that by raising its minimum wage to $15 and by offering one-day Prime shipping, putting more pressure especially on Walmart.All this attention isn’t always a positive for Amazon. Workers in Minnesota are planning a strike on Prime Day this year to highlight their concerns about working conditions. Also, the Retail, Wholesale and Department Store Union, a regular critic of Amazon, raised concerns about overworking warehouse employees due to the longer sale and faster one-day shipping times.”This year, the toll on Amazon’s workers will be considerably worse,” union President Stuart Appelbaum said in a statement. It absolutely causes people to buy more stuff that they don’t actually need. Jon Reily, Publicis Sapient $144 See It Tags Experts say these deals can be a boon for disciplined shoppers and folks who’ve been waiting to buy big-ticket items that usually go on sale during Prime Day, like TVs. But these sales are certain to encourage lots of impulse buys, too, as people chase eye-popping deals for Instant Pots, Fingerling toys and Whole Foods’ organic air-chilled, no-antibiotics-ever whole chickens.Sheehy mentioned how she had bought resistance bands for exercise during some past Prime Day that are still in their packaging. At least they were really cheap.”It absolutely causes people to buy more stuff that they don’t actually need,” Reily said.Don’t stop shoppingSo, will Prime Day last? Well, it depends who you ask.”I’d be really surprised if Prime Day disappeared,” NerdWallet’s Sheehy said. “This is a huge sales day for Amazon.”Barr agreed that Prime Day has become a part of the consumer spending calendar, along with the holiday season and back-to-school, ensuring its existence as a shopping institution for the foreseeable future.Reily, though, had a different perspective. Prime Day, he said, has only existed during good economic times, with low unemployment, rising wages and a soaring stock market. And even during these good times, Amazon keeps having to add more stuff to Prime Day — like that Taylor Swift concert — to maintain the public’s attention, he said.Will people still want to open their wallets for a made-up shopping holiday during the next recession? Reily doubts it.”Over a longer time,” he said, “it’s not sustainable.” $144 Aug 31 • Your phone screen is gross. Here’s how to clean it See it 1:43 50 Photos See It Mentioned Above Apple AirPods 2019 (Charging Case) Best Prime Day deals: Instant Pot, Recast DVR, a free Echo, iPads, AirPods, Marvel movies and more Every Amazon device Prime Day deal: $15 Fire TV Stick, $85 Kindle Paperwhite and more Best Prime Day deals on TVs and media streamers Aug 31 • iPhone XR vs. iPhone 8 Plus: Which iPhone should you buy? $159 Aug 31 • iPhone 11, Apple Watch 5 and more: The final rumors Smart Home Mobile See All Apple AirPods 2019 Comments reading • Amazon Prime Day evolves from goofy sideshow to Black Friday-esque phenom Amazon Prime Day 2019: Everything to know The 50 weirdest Amazon Prime Day deals ever CNET may get a commission from retail offers. Prime Day 2019 deals Aug 31 • Verizon vs AT&T vs T-Mobile vs Sprint: Choose the best 5G carrier Apple Best Buy $144 36 Amazon Prime Day now offers another sign of Amazon’s growing retail dominance, with the world’s biggest online store controlling nearly 40% of US e-commerce sales, according to researcher eMarketer. Rival retailers will need to figure out ways to keep up with its ever-faster deliveries, growing assortment and invented shopping holidays if they want to hold onto your business. Prime Day also has managed to create a Christmas in July shopping day long sought by retailers desperate to fill the void between grads-and-dads season and back-to-school. Amazon Prime Day Review • AirPods 2019 review: King of truly wireless earphones crowned with small enhancements Walmart Amazon Prime E-commerce Amazon Best Buy eBay Apple read more
Does the new “always on” mandatory Kinect sensor for the Xbox One bother you, but not enough to stop you from owning the console? PDP has a $20 solution you may be interested in.It seems likely that most people will not concern themselves over whether or not Microsoft will be peering through the looking glass of their own console to spy on their users. We’ve been assured by several Microsoft employees, including the director of product planning, that Microsoft will not be abusing the Kinect for marketing or user data collection.That’s good enough for most people, but ever since that patent Microsoft acquired for monitoring how many people are in a room when a movie is playing there’s been some caution. If you feel the need to cover the sensor up, PDP has one of the nicer looking solutions out there.Sure, you could use a sticky note or an old sock to keep Microsoft from seeing what you are doing, but PDP is offering a privacy cover that blocks both the IR and normal cameras from seeing anything, and it looks like it is designed to be there. Since this design doesn’t do anything to keep the microphone from listening, you can still navigate the OS with your voice. Unless you go to play a Kinect title, or you’re a fan of using your hands to navigate the OS, you don’t lose any functionality.Amazon’s listing for the accessory says you can get yours starting on December 4 for $19.99 plus shipping. You also get a decent universal mount for the motion controller, since Microsoft isn’t making it easy to mount the sensor on top of your TV for this generation. read more
Kolkata: A grocery shop at Jodhpur Park was robbed on Wednesday night by breaking its lock. On Thursday morning, locals noticed the broken lock and informed the shop owner.According to locals, on Thursday morning, some local residents noticed the lock of a shutter at the back portion of a grocery shop broken. But the shutter was in its place in an unlock condition. The owner of the grocery shop was immediately informed. After a few minutes, the owner arrived and pulled the shutter and found the cash box open and empty. Immediately, Lake police station was informed. Also Read – 3 injured, flight, train services hit as rains lash BengalThe sleuths inspected the spot and recovered a shovel near the shutter. It is suspected that the shovel was used to break the padlock of the shutter. After a preliminary investigation, police suspect that more than one person is connected with the robbery. Local sources informed that on Wednesday night a programme was held in the area that ended around 1:30 am. The sleuths suspect the robbery to have taken place on the wee hours of Thursday. As there are no CCTVs installed in and around the shop, police are in the dark about the robbery and when it could have taken place. To obtain an idea, the sleuths will check the footages of the CCTVs which are installed on the adjacent roads to identify any suspicious movement. Till Thursday night no one was arrested in this robbery. The sleuths are checking with the local sources for clues. read more
April 14: Country singer Loretta Lynn is 87. Actress Julie Christie is 79. Guitarist Ritchie Blackmore is 74. Actor John Shea (“Gossip Girl,” ”Lois and Clark”) is 70. Actor Peter Capaldi (“Dr. Who,” ”The Musketeers”) is 61. Actor-turned-racecar driver Brian Forster (“The Partridge Family”) is 59. Actor Brad Garrett (“Everybody Loves Raymond”) is 59. Actor Robert Carlyle (“Once Upon A Time”) is 58. Singer-guitarist John Bell of Widespread Panic is 57. Actress Catherine Dent (“The Shield”) is 54. Drummer Barrett Martin (Screaming Trees) is 52. Actor Anthony Michael Hall is 51. Actor Adrien Brody is 46. Singer David Miller of Il Divo is 46. Rapper Da Brat is 45. Actor Antwon Tanner (“One Tree Hill”) is 44. Actress Sarah Michelle Gellar is 42. Actor Rob McElhenney (“It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia”) is 42. Singer Win Butler of Arcade Fire is 39. Actor Claire Coffee (“Grimm”) is 39. Actor Nick Krause (“The Descendants”) is 27. Actor Graham Phillips (“The Good Wife”) is 26. Actress Skyler Samuels (“Scream Queens”) is 25. Actress Abigail Breslin (“Little Miss Sunshine”) is 23.April 15: Actress Claudia Cardinale (“Son of the Pink Panther”) is 81. Singer-guitarist Dave Edmunds is 76. Actor Michael Tucci (“Diagnosis Murder”) is 73. Actress Lois Chiles (“Austin Powers”) is 72. Actress Amy Wright is 69. Actress Emma Thompson is 60. Singer Samantha Fox is 53. Guitarist Ed O’Brien of Radiohead is 51. Actor Danny Pino (“Cold Case”) is 45. Country singer Chris Stapleton is 41. Actor Luke Evans (“The Hobbit”) is 40. Drummer Patrick Carney of The Black Keys is 39. Bassist Zach Carothers of Portugal. The Man is 38. Actor Seth Rogen is 37. Actress Alice Braga (“I Am Legend”) is 36. Singer-songwriter Margo Price is 36. Drummer De’Mar Hamilton of Plain White T’s is 35. Actress Samira Wiley (“Orange Is The New Black”) is 32. Actress Leonie Elliott (“Call the Midwife”) is 31. Actress Emma Watson (“Harry Potter” movies) is 29. Actress Maisie Williams (“Game of Thrones”) is 22.April 16: Actor Peter Mark Richman (“Dynasty”) is 92. Singer Bobby Vinton is 84. Midnight Oil singer-turned-politician Peter Garrett is 66. Actress Ellen Barkin is 65. Actor Michael Gill (“House of Cards”) is 59. Singer-bassist Jason Scheff (Chicago) is 57. Singer Jimmy Osmond is 56. Singer David Pirner of Soul Asylum is 55. Actor-comedian Martin Lawrence is 54. Actor Jon Cryer is 54. Actor Peter Billingsley (“A Christmas Story”) is 48. Actor Lukas Haas is 43. Broadway actress Kelli O’Hara is 43. Actress Sadie Sink (“Stranger Things”) is 17.April 17: Actor David Bradley (“Game of Thrones”) is 77. Musician Jan Hammer is 71. Actress Olivia Hussey is 68. Actor Clarke Peters (“Treme”) is 67. Rapper Afrika Bambaataa is 62. Actor Sean Bean (“Lord of the Rings”) is 60. Actor Joel Murray (“Dharma and Greg,” ”The Artist”) is 57. Singer Maynard James Keenan of Tool and of Puscifer is 55. Actress Lela Rochon is 55. Actor William Mapother (“Lost”) is 54. Actress Leslie Bega (“The Sopranos”) is 52. Actor Henry Ian Cusick (“Scandal,” ”Lost”) is 52. Actress Kimberly Elise is 52. Singer Liz Phair is 52. Rapper-actor Redman is 49. Actress Jennifer Garner is 47. Singer Victoria Beckham of the Spice Girls is 45. Actress Lindsay Korman (“Passions”) is 41. Actor Tate Ellington (“Quantico”) is 40. Actor Charlie Hofheimer (“24: Legacy”) is 38. Actress Rooney Mara (“The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo”) is 34. Actress Dee Dee Davis (“The Bernie Mac Show”) is 23.April 18: Actor Robert Hooks is 82. Actress Hayley Mills is 73. Actor James Woods is 72. Actress Cindy Pickett (“Ferris Bueller’s Day Off”) is 72. Keyboardist Walt Richmond of The Tractors is 72. Bassist Jim Scholten of Sawyer Brown is 67. Actor Rick Moranis is 66. Actor Eric Roberts is 63. Actress Melody Thomas Scott (“Young and the Restless”) is 63. Actor John James (“Dynasty,” ”The Colbys”) is 63. Bassist Les Pattinson of Echo and the Bunnymen is 61. Actress Jane Leeves (“Hot In Cleveland,” ”Fraiser”) is 58. Ventriloquist Jeff Dunham is 57. Talk show host Conan O’Brien is 56. Actor Eric McCormack (“Will and Grace”) is 56. Actress Maria Bello is 52. Actress Mary Birdsong (“Reno 911!”) is 51. Actor David Hewlett (“Stargate: SG-1”) is 51. Actress Fedro Starr (“Moesha”) is 48. Actor David Tennant (“Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire”) is 48. Guitarist Mark Tremonti of Creed and of Alter Bridge is 45. Singer Trina of Trina and Tamara is 45. Actress Melissa Joan Hart (“Sabrina the Teenage Witch”) is 43. Actor Bryce Johnson (“Pretty Little Liars”) is 42. TV personality Kourtney Kardashian is 40. Actress America Ferrera (“Ugly Betty”) is 35. Actor Tom Hughes (“Victoria”) is 34. Actress Ellen Woglom (“Marvel’s Inhumans”) is 32. Actress Vanessa Kirby (“The Crown”) is 31. Actress Alia Shawkat (“Arrested Development”) is 30. Actress Britt Robertson (“Under the Dome”) is 29. Actress Chloe Bennet (“Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.,” ”Nashville”) is 27. Singer Nathan Sykes of The Wanted is 26. Actor Moises Arias (“Hannah Montana”) is 25.April 19: Actress Elinor Donahue (“Father Knows Best”) is 82. Keyboardist Alan Price of The Animals is 77. Actor Tim Curry is 73. Singer Mark “Flo” Volman of The Turtles is 72. Actor Tony Plana (“Ugly Betty”) is 67. Death Row Records co-founder Suge Knight is 54. Country singer Bekka Bramlett of Bekka and Billy is 51. Actress Kim Hawthorne (“Greenleaf”) is 51. Actress Ashley Judd is 51. Singer Luis Miguel is 49. Actress Jennifer Esposito (“Blue Bloods”) is 47. Actress Jennifer Taylor (“Two and a Half Men”) is 47. Singer Madeleine Peyroux is 45. Actor James Franco is 41. Actress Kate Hudson is 40. Actor Hayden Christensen (“Star Wars Episodes II and III”) is 38. Actress Catalina Sandino Moreno (“Che,” ”Maria Full of Grace”) is 38. Actress Ali Wong (“American Housewife”) is 37. 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