Penny Marshall, TV Sitcom Star and Hollywood Director, Dies at 75 – The New York Times

Penny Marshall Dies at 75

Ms. Marshall became the first woman to direct a feature film that grossed more than $100 million when she made “Big” (1988). That movie, a comedy about a 12-year-old boy who magically turns into an adult (Tom Hanks) and then has to navigate the grown-up world, was as popular with critics as it was with audiences.

Source: Penny Marshall, TV Sitcom Star and Hollywood Director, Dies at 75 – The New York Times

Saqqara, Egypt: 4,400-year-old ‘Wahtye’ tomb is ‘one of a kind’ – The Washington Post

A newly discovered, well-preserved tomb in Egypt has been determined to be the final resting place of a royal priest who, according to one excavation official, really loved his mom. “He mentions the name of his mother almost everywhere here,” said Mostafa Waziri, secretary general of the Supreme Council of Antiquities, pointing to the dozens of hieroglyphics, statues and drawings. Photos and videos of the tomb, which is more than 4,000 years old, show its exceptional condition. Waziri said the find was “o

Source: Saqqara, Egypt: 4,400-year-old ‘Wahtye’ tomb is ‘one of a kind’ – The Washington Post