1Former Indonesian dictator Suharto died yesterday, CNN reported. Suharto leaves behind an ambivalent legacy, known both as “the smiling general” and a corrupt Cold War leader responsible for the death of thousands.
2 Director Paul Thomas Anderson’s “There Will Be Blood,” starring Daniel Day-Lewis, opened at the State Theater on Friday. The film received eight Academy Award nominations, including one for Best Picture.
>>For More, see arts, page 5a
3 Miss Michigan Kirsten Haglund, of Farmington Hills, was crowned Miss America 2008 Saturday, The Associated Press reported. Haglund, a music student at the University of Cincinnati, beat out Miss Indiana and Miss Washington for the victory.