MORGAN Freeman is a US actor who rose to prominence by starring in films like The Shawshank Redemption. Here's everything you need to know about this seasoned Hollywood star... Who is Morgan Freeman? Morgan Freeman, 80, was born in Memphis, Tennessee. He is the youngest of five children and was raised in Chicago and Mississippi - his father was a barber and his mother was a teacher. He attended Los Angeles City College before serving as a mechanic in the US Air Force between 1955 and 1959 with the hope of eventually becoming a fighter pilot. Upon realising his passion for acting he moved to Hollywood, but after struggling to find work he relocated to New York. The actor's big break came in 1967 when he got a part in the all African-American Broadway production Hello, Dolly! and an off-Broadway play The Nigger Lovers. In 1971, he started appearing regularly on the nationwide children's TV show The Electric Company where he worked alongside Rita Moreno, Joan Rivers and Gene Wilder. After … [Read more...] about What is Morgan Freeman’s net worth, how old is the Robin Hood star, who’s his step-granddaughter and what are his hit movies?
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WELSH classical singer Katherine Jenkins has welcomed her second child into the world. Here's everything that you might want to know about the singer - including her career history and her part in the 'Beckileaks' scandal... Who is Katherine Jenkins? Katherine is a classical singer who grew up on a council estate in Neath, South Wales. Born in June 1980, the mezzo-soprano was advised by a teacher to apply to London's Royal Academy of Music as a youngster. Since dubbed the 'Voice of the Valleys', she later signed to Universal Records for £1 million on a six-album deal after hearing her demo in 2003. She first came to the public's attention in October of the same year when she sang at Westminster Cathedral honouring Pope John Paul II's silver jubilee. Since then she's sold eight million albums and performed at the Queen's 90th birthday, the Olympics and Euro 2016. Katherine has since been dubbed 'the new armed forces sweetheart' - the same title given to Dame Vera … [Read more...] about Who is Katherine Jenkins, when was her baby born and how was she involved in the David Beckham email scandal?
To report corrections & clarifications, contact: Please indicate whether you're responding to content online or in the newspaper. The following corrections & clarifications have been published on stories produced by USA TODAY's newsroom: April 2018 News: A previous version of this story misstated Elliot Rodger's weapons. He used both a knife and a gun. https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/2017/03/31/masculinity-traditional-toxic-trump-mens-rights/99830694/ Video: A previous version of this video misstated the number of Americans living with unhealthful levels of pollution. https://www.usatoday.com/media/cinematic/video/33952141/8-of-americas-10-most-ozone-polluted-cities-are-in-this-state/ Opinion: Because of an editing error, a headline in an earlier version of this column incorrectly described Amy Wax's job status. https://www.usatoday.com/story/opinion/2018/04/20/black-students-law-school-amy-wax-column/510510002/ … [Read more...] about Corrections & Clarifications
Courts in and around Greater Manchester dealt with dozens of serious cases in March. They include killer policeman Darren McKie, a football supporter who 'rammed' a Man United fan's head into a toilet wall, and a Salford gangster who spent years on the run in Spain after a string of violent gang robberies. Here's our rogues’ gallery of criminals who were convicted or sentenced last month. The teenager who stabbed a boy in the heart as he played chess in the park A teenager who stabbed a boy in the heart as he played a game of chess in a park was locked up for more than 10 years. Ramario Laird, 17, nearly killed his young victim during the attack, detectives said. Two teenagers were playing chess in Pickering Lodge Park in Timperley when they were approached by a gang of four boys, aged between 15 and 17, who tried to steal their bikes. When the pair tried to stop them, one of the victims was stabbed twice, with one of the blows piercing his heart. The boy required life saving … [Read more...] about Locked up in March
WHERE do you shop? How big is your house? Do you give money to charity?Do you own a timeshare? Or a credit card? Have you bought a car recently? Are you in debt? In a new relationship? A new job?Are you a Tory? Or a Corbynite? Are you pregnant? When’s your birthday?This might seem like the kind of information we’d only trust to our closest friends. Yet one person knows the answer to all these and more: Facebook boss Mark Zuckerberg.They’re from a list of 98 extremely personal details that his social network allows advertisers to pick from when targeting their messages.The result has been a digital goldmine. In just three months this year, Facebook made £4.8billion from ad sales, because it could point advertisers to exactly the people they were after.But how did Facebook get that data in the first place?For much of it, the answer is simple: because you told it.Your profile gives the site your name, age, relationship status and so on. But it also knows what you … [Read more...] about Snooping Facebook knows more about you than your friends, collecting 98 pieces of data on you