Arts and entertainment
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Bill Porter, the door-to-door salesman in Portland, Ore., who was portrayed by William H. Macy in an Emmy-winning TV movie, has died at 81.
LONDON (AP) — Pianist and composer Stan Tracey, the elder statesman of Britain's jazz scene, has died at the age of 86.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles police are investigating the fatal home invasion shooting of a director who worked on the reality TV show "America's Next Top Model."
PARK CITY, Utah (AP) — The Sundance Film Festival will soon become more child friendly.