Celebrity birthdays for Feb. 17, 2019

Actor Hal Holbrook is 94. Comedian Dame Edna (Barry Humphries) is 85. Country singer-songwriter Johnny Bush is 84. Actress Christina Pickles (”The Wedding Singer,” ‘’St. Elsewhere”) is 84. Actress Brenda Fricker is 74. Actress Becky Ann Baker (”Girls,” ‘’Freaks and Geeks”) is 66. Actress Rene Russo is 65. Actor Richard …

Germany ‘Nazi bell’ row erupts again – BBC News

A simmering row in Germany over Nazi symbols on church bells has boiled over again, as prosecutors consider whether to bring charges over five churches. The authorities in the central state of Thuringia have received complaints from a campaigner about the local churches and the regional bishop of the Evangelical …