Paul Newman plays sly codger in HBO drama

LOS ANGELES - "I wish I was 79 again," quips Paul Newman, who turned 80 in January. He's far from being retired. His food company, Newman's Own, has donated $200 million in lifetime...

Paul Newman unhurt in race car fire

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - Academy Award-winning actor Paul Newman escaped injury Saturday when the race car he was testing caught fire following a spin at Daytona International Speedway. Newman...

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William Paul Newman

AUGUSTA - Jessica F. Newman and Joshua William Newman of Hephzibah are pleased to announce the birth of their son, William Paul Newman born September 20, 2008 at University Hospital in Augusta.

Actor Paul Newman's 'prank' proves profitable

...Nan A. Talese/Doubleday, $23.95, 253 pages) - Paul Newman and A.E. Hotchner It all began as a lark. A famous...side, mixing a potion with a wood paddle in a barn. Paul Newman and A.E. Hotchner had no idea that the salad dressing...

Actor was always his own man

WESTPORT, Conn. --- Paul Newman never much cared for what he once called the "rubbish" of Hollywood...that "you never stop to wonder how a guy as good-looking as Paul Newman ended up this way." Mr. Newman had a soft spot for underdogs...

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List shows cultural gap between students and their professors

...have always fit in a backpack and Paul Newman has always made salad dressing...freshmen asked Tuesday, is this Paul Newman? Or Pete Rose, who the list points...is as basic as "ABC." 5. Paul Newman has always made salad dressing...

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Steelers star Troy Polamalu returns to practice

...Shanahan said Friday he's sending his rookie quarterback a DVD of the movie.Shanahan compared Griffin to the 1967 Paul Newman character after the Thanksgiving win over Dallas. Shanahan said Griffin is the type who "doesn't get too upset about...

Actor Charles Durning dies

...in 1972.He quickly made an impression on movie audiences the following year as the crooked cop stalking con men Paul Newman and Robert Redford in the Oscar-winning comedy "The Sting."Dozens of notable portrayals followed. He was the...

Newman possessed aura that surrounds true stars

...I bring this up because we lost Paul Newman to cancer last week. He was one...later, had long been a fan of Paul Newman. In preparing this list of five favorite Paul Newman films, I picked, very critically...

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...p.m. on Lifetime. Somebody Up There Likes Me, Robert Wise's hard-hitting 1956 biography of Rocky Graziano (Paul Newman), kicks off a month of boxing films. Also on tonight's card: Gentleman Jim (1942), The Joe Louis Story (1953...

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