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Celeb birthdays for Aug. 2, 2012

Actor Peter O’Toole is 80. Keyboardist Garth Hudson of The Band is 75. Director Wes Craven is 73. Singer Kathy Lennon of The Lennon Sisters is 69. Actor Max Wright (“Alf,” “Norm”) is 69. Actress Joanna Cassidy is 67. Actress Kathryn Harrold is 62. Actor Butch Patrick (“The Munsters”) is …

Plight of punk rockers turns Russians against the Church – Europe – World – The Independent

Pro-Putin clerics under fire over harsh treatment of Pussy Riot women who protested in cathedral Amnesty International said yesterday that members of the Pussy Riot punk group who were being held in custody for performing in a cathedral were “prisoners of conscience”, in a controversy that has sparked a backlash …

Details of Queen Elizabeth II’s jubilee released

LONDON (AP) — Glittering carriages. Gun salutes. Naval escorts. Buckingham Palace and the military have released details on the pomp and pageantry on the central weekend celebrating Queen Elizabeth II’s Diamond Jubilee, and it features much of what makes Britain so famous for state occasions. The King’s Troop Royal Horse …

Rare movie posters found in Pa. attic are for sale

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A rowdy band of bloodsuckers, gunslingers, wily wise guys, jaded private eyes, hardboiled reporters and good girls gone bad, stuck in an attic together for 80 years, is going its separate ways. Nearly three dozen movie theater posters from the Golden Age of Hollywood found in a …