February 20, 2012

Jim Huber of Turner Sports Dies At 67

Longtime broadcaster of Turner Sports, Jim Hubert, passed away on January 2, 2012, at the age of 67. The broadcasting legend resided in Atlanta at the time of his death. Hubert, who won an Emmy for an essay joined Turner Sports full time in 2000 and frequently announced professional golf matches and NBA games.
February 2, 2012

Swordsman who wielded Darth Vader's lightsaber has died

On Sunday, January 1, 2012, the British Academy of Fencing announced that Bob Anderson, the man who wielded Darth Vader’s lightsaber in the original “Star Wars” trilogy, passed away at age 89.
January 3, 2011

Obama Announces Tentative Deal to Extend Bush-Era Tax Cuts

On December 6, 2010, President Obama announced a tentative deal with Congressional Republicans to extend the Bush-era tax cuts at all income levels for two years.  This package would also keep benefits flowing to the long-term unemployed, cut payroll taxes for all workers for a year and take other steps to bolster the economy.  Included in this deal is that the estate tax would come back in 2011, but at an exemption and rate that […]