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  • Al Gordon dies at 89; Emmy-winning comedy writer for Jack Benny

    Al Gordon dies at 89; Emmy-winning comedy writer for Jack Benny
    Al Gordon, an Emmy Award-winning comedy writer who spent much of his more than 40-year career writing for Jack Benny's penny-pinching, vain and perennially 39-year-old persona, has died. He was 89.
  • Bob Henry dies at 92; TV producer and director

    Bob Henry dies at 92; TV producer and director
    Bob Henry, an Emmy Award-winning television variety-show producer and director who produced Nat King Cole's groundbreaking musical variety program in the 1950s and helped make Flip Wilson a household name as the producer of his hit comedy-variety show...

    Can the Oscars ever become hipper than the Super Bowl halftime show?

     
    The always cautious, incredibly resistant to change Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences has finally done something revolutionary. It hired a TV producer to produce a TV show. As amazing as it might sound, the venerable Academy has, until...

    Irby Mandrell, father and longtime manager of country singer Barbara Mandrell, dies at 84

    Irby Mandrell, who taught his daughter Barbara to play an array of musical instruments at the shop he ran in Oceanside, then helped guide her country singing career as her longtime manager, has died. He was 84. Mandrell died Thursday at Baptist...

    Taylor Swift sweeps CMAs and makes history

     
    Taylor Swift made history at Wednesday night's Country Music Assn. Awards by becoming the youngest person, at only 19, to win the coveted entertainer of the year title. Only five women -- Loretta Lynn (1972), Dolly Parton (1978), Barbara Mandrell (1980,...