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Philly.com
Nelson Shanks, renowned portrait artist, dead at 77D. Dodge Thompson, chief of exhibitions at the National Gallery of Art in Washi
Nelson Shanks, renowned portrait artist, dead at 77
Philly.com / Posted 8 minutes ago
D. Dodge Thompson, chief of exhibitions at the National Gallery of Art in Washington, has called Mr. Shanks "the most talented contemporary traditional portraitist." Mr. Shanks preferred to be called a painter, highlighting his varied subject matter... Read more
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BBC Football
Hammers break 52-year Anfield hoodooBeatlemania, Doctor Who & JFK - West Ham's last win at Anfield Before this wee
Hammers break 52-year Anfield hoodoo
BBC Football / Posted 59 minutes ago
Beatlemania, Doctor Who & JFK - West Ham's last win at Anfield Before this weekend, the last time West Ham won at Liverpool in the league the Beatles were top of the charts, You'll Never Walk Alone was just a Broadway musical number and President... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Quintet to spotlight Mozart in 'A' concert at NLR churchThe St. Luke's Festival of the Senses series kicks off its 2015-16 season with
Quintet to spotlight Mozart in 'A' concert at NLR church
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 hours ago
The St. Luke's Festival of the Senses series kicks off its 2015-16 season with "Mozart in A," with Tatiana Roitman Mann, piano; Kiril Laskarov and Eric Hayward, violins; Katherine Williamson, viola; and Stephen Feldman, cello; performing music in the... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Fall sports capsulesMaplewood Coach: Matt Britton. Returning letter winners (number of letters wo
Fall sports capsules
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 5 hours ago
Maplewood Coach: Matt Britton. Returning letter winners (number of letters won): Paul Kellar***, Sr., first-team All-NAC, first-team all district, second-team all-Ohio, Austin Miner***, Sr., first-team all county, Bransen Root*, Sr.; Thomas Rink*,... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Eagles make loud statementStanding outside the home locker room at Mollenkopf Stadium Saturday after the
Eagles make loud statement
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 5 hours ago
Standing outside the home locker room at Mollenkopf Stadium Saturday after the John F. Kennedy Eagles' 30-10 win over the South Range Raiders, Bayuk smiled and in a near whisper said, "That sounds good." The Eagles coach had just heard a collective... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Patrick J. KillenHe was born Sept. 9, 1953, in Youngstown, the son of David Sr. and Catherine Sa
Patrick J. Killen
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 5 hours ago
He was born Sept. 9, 1953, in Youngstown, the son of David Sr. and Catherine Sabino Killen. Patrick graduated from John F. Kennedy High School and Kent State University with a degree in architecture. He and his family moved to California in 1980 and... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Kelly: Going nowhere in a land of endless guns - ColumnistsMike Kelly is a Record columnist. Contact him at kellym@northjersey.com. ON TH
Kelly: Going nowhere in a land of endless guns - Columnists
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 5 hours ago
Mike Kelly is a Record columnist. Contact him at kellym@northjersey.com. ON THE MORNING last week after television reporter Alison Parker was shot to death with her cameraman during a live broadcast, her father went on the air to issue a simple... Read more
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The Star
The state of health of our nation - Ask Dr G“For time and the world do not stand still. Change is the law of life. And thos
The state of health of our nation - Ask Dr G
The Star / Posted 6 hours ago
“For time and the world do not stand still. Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past or the present are certain to miss the future”. These are the wise words from arguably the most famous modern time President of the United... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
We’ll celebrate this victory over terrorismThe news of the four men who thwarted an assault weapon-wielding terrorist on a
We’ll celebrate this victory over terrorism
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 8 hours ago
The news of the four men who thwarted an assault weapon-wielding terrorist on a train bound for France has thrilled the free world, because we don’t get a lot of victories over terror these days. Spencer Stone, Anthony Sadler and Alek Skarlatos of... Read more
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Daily Herald
Notable deaths last week: NBA dunk master; NHL legendary coach• Darryl Dawkins was once summoned in the Philadelphia 76ers' locker room to co
Notable deaths last week: NBA dunk master; NHL legendary coach
Daily Herald / Posted 11 hours ago
• Darryl Dawkins was once summoned in the Philadelphia 76ers' locker room to come meet a celebrity who wanted to meet the man known for dunking with backboard-breaking force. The guest was Grammy Award winner Stevie Wonder. The entertainer is blind,... Read more
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Philly.com
Nelson Shanks, renowned portrait artist, dead at 77Kristin E. Holmes, INQUIRER STAFF WRITER Last updated: Saturday, August 29, 201
Nelson Shanks, renowned portrait artist, dead at 77
Philly.com / Posted 13 hours ago
Kristin E. Holmes, INQUIRER STAFF WRITER Last updated: Saturday, August 29, 2015, 6:00 PM D. Dodge Thompson, chief of exhibitions at the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C., has called Mr. Shanks "the most talented contemporary traditional... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
TSA officer accused of molesting passenger at airport, firedFILE - In this Oct. 30, 2014, file photo, a TSA officer, left, checks a passeng
TSA officer accused of molesting passenger at airport, fired
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 15 hours ago
FILE - In this Oct. 30, 2014, file photo, a TSA officer, left, checks a passenger's ticket, boarding pass and passport as part of security screening at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York. A court challenge over the difficulty for... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
North Bergen building damaged in three-alarm fireNORTH BERGEN — A three-alarm fire substantially damaged a mixed-use building on
North Bergen building damaged in three-alarm fire
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 16 hours ago
NORTH BERGEN — A three-alarm fire substantially damaged a mixed-use building on John F. Kennedy Boulevard early Saturday morning. There were no injuries or displacements, and the fire is not considered to be suspicious, North Bergen police Lt. Marco... Read more
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Sun Star
Cuizon: On to Election DayIN A trip to New York during vacation time from college, I was met by a friend
Cuizon: On to Election Day
Sun Star / Posted 18 hours ago
IN A trip to New York during vacation time from college, I was met by a friend who had been in the grand city for several years with only few vacations back in the home country. From the John F. Kennedy International Airport, we drove to her studio... Read more
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The Hindu
On globetrotting: How I ran out of 198 countries, by Gunnar GarforsThe last we checked, there were 198 countries on the map, and Norwegian Gunar G
On globetrotting: How I ran out of 198 countries, by Gunnar Garfors
The Hindu / Posted 20 hours ago
The last we checked, there were 198 countries on the map, and Norwegian Gunar Garfos has travelled to all of them. The writer talks to the young Phileas Foff about his itchy feet. It all began with a bet. Gunnar Garfors, already becoming famous... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
CalendarENTERTAINMENT • Gospel group the Craguns will be in concert at 6:30 p.m. today
Calendar
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
ENTERTAINMENT • Gospel group the Craguns will be in concert at 6:30 p.m. today at Calvary Church of the Nazarene, 10325 W. 36th St. Free. (501) 225-7631. • Greater Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church, 600 E. 24th St., will have a pre-anniversary... Read more
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International Business Times
US academics warn Silicon Valley of Narendra Modi's Digital India programme A month ahead of Narendra Modi's visit to Silicon Valley – the first by an Indi
US academics warn Silicon Valley of Narendra Modi's Digital India programme
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
A month ahead of Narendra Modi's visit to Silicon Valley – the first by an Indian prime minister in 47 years – over 100 academics at US universities have shot off a letter warning tech giants of the risks of doing business with a government that has... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Kelly: Love endures after slaying of N.Y. security guard by Fort Lee manNEW YORK — The men stood shoulder-to-shoulder murmuring “Allahu Akbar” — Arabic
Kelly: Love endures after slaying of N.Y. security guard by Fort Lee man
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted yesterday
NEW YORK — The men stood shoulder-to-shoulder murmuring “Allahu Akbar” — Arabic for “God is great.” The women sat to the side and cried. In the middle of an East Harlem street, inside a plain pine coffin, rested the remains of Idrissa Camara, the... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
1963 Birmingham Church Bombing Fast Facts(CNN) -- Here's a look at what you need to know about the Birmingham, Alabama,
1963 Birmingham Church Bombing Fast Facts
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted yesterday
(CNN) -- Here's a look at what you need to know about the Birmingham, Alabama, church bombing that killed four African-American girls during church services in 1963. September 15, 2013, marked the 50th anniversary of the bombing. September 15, 1963... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Volunteers in Service to America celebrate organization's 50th AnniversarySALT LAKE CITY — It’s the domestic counterpart to the Peace Corps, and Voluntee
Volunteers in Service to America celebrate organization's 50th Anniversary
FOX 13 Utah / Posted yesterday
SALT LAKE CITY — It’s the domestic counterpart to the Peace Corps, and Volunteers in Service to America, or VISTA, chose Utah as one of five locations nationwide to hold their 50th Anniversary celebrations. VISTA was the brainchild of John F.... Read more
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Daily Mail
This, says historian Dominic Sandbrook, was a murderer for our timesSelf-obsession. Delusions of racism and homophobia. Sick revenge fantasies fuel
This, says historian Dominic Sandbrook, was a murderer for our times
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
Self-obsession. Delusions of racism and homophobia. Sick revenge fantasies fuelled by Hollywood. And - inevitably - he filmed it all to post online. This, says historian Dominic Sandbrook, was A MURDERER FOR OUR TIMES Journalist Alison Parker and... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Local version of the "Sistine Chapel" trying to survive the test of timeA famous piece of art is trying to survive the test of time. The Kempton Hotel
Local version of the "Sistine Chapel" trying to survive the test of time
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
A famous piece of art is trying to survive the test of time. The Kempton Hotel in Albany Township, Berks County, has been around since 1874. Once you step inside you have to look up to see its rich history. "A lot of people come here just because... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Women arrested mid-flight after pepper spray brawlSeveral passengers were treated for breathing issues following the exposure to
Women arrested mid-flight after pepper spray brawl
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
Several passengers were treated for breathing issues following the exposure to pepper spray, while the man who was cut by the razor was also treated for his injury. Photo / Getty Images The violent row reportedly broke out when one passenger,... Read more
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The News-Herald
Stokes left us a legacy worth carrying onLouis Stokes refused to let obstacles stop him. Born into poverty in Cleveland
Stokes left us a legacy worth carrying on
The News-Herald / Posted yesterday
Louis Stokes refused to let obstacles stop him. Born into poverty in Cleveland, a black man in segregated nation, Stokes was undeterred from wanting to change the world he lived in and went on to become one of the most powerful political figures of... Read more
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The Times Leader
Steubenville destroys Cleveland JFK 53-0Combining an efficient offense with a stingy defense, Reno Saccoccia's charges
Steubenville destroys Cleveland JFK 53-0
The Times Leader / Posted yesterday
Combining an efficient offense with a stingy defense, Reno Saccoccia's charges rolled to a convincing 53-0 victory against Cleveland John F. Kennedy in front of the usual large crowd at Harding Stadium. Big Red's offense turned seven of their eight... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Football kicks offA large crowd gathered at Harding Stadium in Steubenville Thursday night as the
Football kicks off
Weirton Daily Times / Posted yesterday
A large crowd gathered at Harding Stadium in Steubenville Thursday night as the area high school football season opened with the Weirton Medical Center All About Women Kickoff Night. Steubenville Big Red defeated Cleveland John F. Kennedy 53-0 in the... Read more
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herald ie/
Joanne O'Riordan wins prestigious global award previously won by JFKPrevious winners included John F Kennedy 28 August 2015 03:00 AM The disabili
Joanne O'Riordan wins prestigious global award previously won by JFK
herald ie/ / Posted 2 days ago
Previous winners included John F Kennedy 28 August 2015 03:00 AM The disability rights campaigner, who was born without arms or legs, has been awarded one of 10 Junior Chamber... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Female JetBlue passengers arrested after fight using a razor and pepper sprayThe violent row reportedly broke out when one passenger, 61-year-old Jean Balle
Female JetBlue passengers arrested after fight using a razor and pepper spray
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
The violent row reportedly broke out when one passenger, 61-year-old Jean Ballentine, who was sat at a window seat, attempted to “climb over” a neighbouring passenger, 52-year-old Mary Cannady, as the JetBlue flight from Kingston was taxiing towards... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Marco Rubio hopes to excite voters, bypass TrumpEven though Marco Rubio routinely turns up in fourth, sixth or seventh place in
Marco Rubio hopes to excite voters, bypass Trump
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
Even though Marco Rubio routinely turns up in fourth, sixth or seventh place in opinion polls, but that doesn't mean he's close to failing in his campaign for the presidency. Among the reasons his campaign isn't a lost cause: • Florida's junior... Read more
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The Daily Cougar
Transparency or trade: TTIPTTIP aims to finalize the trade agreement in 2016. I Courtesy of Getty Images
Transparency or trade: TTIP
The Daily Cougar / Posted 2 days ago
TTIP aims to finalize the trade agreement in 2016. I Courtesy of Getty Images Since 2013, people in Europe, and especially in Germany, have criticized the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership. Specifically, they criticize how the results... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Haile Selasse - Lion of Judah or Pro-Western Dictator?On 27 August 1975 a French reporter phoned the Ethiopian imperial palace, which
Haile Selasse - Lion of Judah or Pro-Western Dictator?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
On 27 August 1975 a French reporter phoned the Ethiopian imperial palace, which had been overrun by Marxist army officers the previous year. Haile Selassie I came to the phone. On a poor line, speaking good French, the "king of kings" sounded calm... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Steubenville Crushes Cleveland JFKCombining an efficient offense with a stingy defense, Reno Saccoccia's charges
Steubenville Crushes Cleveland JFK
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 2 days ago
Combining an efficient offense with a stingy defense, Reno Saccoccia's charges rolled to a convincing 53-0 victory against Cleveland John F. Kennedy in front of the usual large crowd at Harding Stadium. Big Red's offense turned seven of their eight... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Niles outduels Girard, 50-41There were two other games Thursday, also. Poland beat Marlington at home, 30-2
Niles outduels Girard, 50-41
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
There were two other games Thursday, also. Poland beat Marlington at home, 30-21, and Western Reserve traveled to Columbiana and lost to the Clippers, 44-37. The season gets into full swing tonight with 22 games involving area teams, including 12... Read more
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Boston Herald
Temptation undoes politician in ‘Zipper’A riff on the case of disgraced New York Gov. Eliot Spitzer, the political sex-
Temptation undoes politician in ‘Zipper’
Boston Herald / Posted 2 days ago
A riff on the case of disgraced New York Gov. Eliot Spitzer, the political sex-scandal drama “Zipper” might be seen as a meditation on every womanizing politician from Bill Clinton to John F. Kennedy. It’s also a far better film than either of the... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Fetty Wap returns to hometown of Paterson to perform free concert [video]In a rare moment for Paterson, Fetty Wap, one of the biggest music stars ever t
Fetty Wap returns to hometown of Paterson to perform free concert [video]
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 2 days ago
In a rare moment for Paterson, Fetty Wap, one of the biggest music stars ever to come from the city, returned home Thursday for a free back-to-school concert, performing in his hometown for the first time since rising to prominence. Fetty Wap, who... Read more
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Toronto Star
U.S. think-tanks say fear fuels Pakistan’s steady build-up of nuclear warheads“This report is overblown,” said Ahmed, who was recently named a nuclear securi
U.S. think-tanks say fear fuels Pakistan’s steady build-up of nuclear warheads
Toronto Star / Posted 2 days ago
“This report is overblown,” said Ahmed, who was recently named a nuclear security fellow at Harvard’s John F. Kennedy School of Government. “However … what the world must understand is that nuclear weapons are part of Pakistan’s belief system. It’s a... Read more
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The Hindu
Virginia journalists killing: Abetted by social media, homicide becomes a spectacleThe video of the Virginia shootings posted by Bryce Williams is a frightful twi
Virginia journalists killing: Abetted by social media, homicide becomes a spectacle
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
The video of the Virginia shootings posted by Bryce Williams is a frightful twist in an age of online sharing and ubiquitous video documentation. In one sad sense there was nothing new, or even very unusual, about the televised killing of two... Read more
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Long Island Press
$2M Hicksville Armored Car Co. Heist Busted, Cops SayOne of up to five suspects was allegedly caught in the act of stealing nearly $
$2M Hicksville Armored Car Co. Heist Busted, Cops Say
Long Island Press / Posted 2 days ago
One of up to five suspects was allegedly caught in the act of stealing nearly $2 million from an armored car company’s vault in Hicksville last week, Nassau County police said. Edgar Medina, who authorities described as a career criminal currently... Read more
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Queens Chronicle
TSA, community talk parking issuesTwo South Queens officials are hopeful that the Transportation Security Adminis
TSA, community talk parking issues
Queens Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
Two South Queens officials are hopeful that the Transportation Security Administration will encourage its employees to refrain from parking on residential streets surrounding John F. Kennedy International Airport — but said other agencies must deal... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Court Employees Contribute L$16K to Fallen Judge's FuneralEmployees of the 16th Judicial Circuit Court in Gbarpolu County have presented
Court Employees Contribute L$16K to Fallen Judge's Funeral
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Employees of the 16th Judicial Circuit Court in Gbarpolu County have presented L$16,000 as their contribution towards the funeral of the court's late Resident Judge Everline Z. Quoiquoi. Judge Quoiquoi died on August 16 at the John F. Kennedy... Read more
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Christian Today
Virginia shootings: Why we need to see what happenedFormer US President John F Kennedy moments before Kennedy was shot in Dallas,Te
Virginia shootings: Why we need to see what happened
Christian Today / Posted 2 days ago
Former US President John F Kennedy moments before Kennedy was shot in Dallas,Texas. Dateline: 12.30pm, Friday 22 November, 1963. This was before Rupert Murdoch bought The Sun, before the internet, before the age of mob justice by social media. The... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
AP NewsAlertFirefighters battling blaze at Scranton warehouseFirefighters battling blaze at
AP NewsAlert
New Jersey Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Firefighters battling blaze at Scranton warehouseFirefighters battling blaze at Scranton warehouse Fire crews are battling a stubborn blaze at a northeastern Pennsylvania tire warehouse. Fire crews are battling a stubborn blaze at a northeastern... Read more
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The Daily Cougar
Mending relations with Cuba a great achievement for foreign relationsEnding the Cuba embargo, a great American accomplishment The U.S. has had an e
Mending relations with Cuba a great achievement for foreign relations
The Daily Cougar / Posted 3 days ago
Ending the Cuba embargo, a great American accomplishment The U.S. has had an embargo on Cuba for over 50 years. | Photo courtesy of Getty images. Here’s a true story about President John F. Kennedy as told by his former Press Secretary, Pierre... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Weekend CalendarEvents are free unless otherwise noted. Art & Exhibits Central Arkansas ARKA
Weekend Calendar
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
Events are free unless otherwise noted. Art & Exhibits Central Arkansas ARKANSAS ARTS CENTER MacArthur Park, East Ninth and Commerce streets. Delta Exhibition, through Sept. 20. "Inspired by Nature," David Paul Cook, Victoria Harvey, through Oct.... Read more
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Orange County Register
Pioneering Rocky and Bullwinkle animator tied to pair of Corona del Mar homes on the marketTwo oceanfront homes in Corona del mar tied to the late, trailblazing animator
Pioneering Rocky and Bullwinkle animator tied to pair of Corona del Mar homes on the market
Orange County Register / Posted 3 days ago
Two oceanfront homes in Corona del mar tied to the late, trailblazing animator and producer Jay Ward - of Rocky and Bullwinkle fame - are being sold together at an asking price of $6.69 million. The upper home is located on Ocean Boulevard; the home... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
ENTERTAINMENT NOTESElsewhere in entertainment and the arts: Wonder-ful tickets Tickets -- $39.50
ENTERTAINMENT NOTES
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
Elsewhere in entertainment and the arts: Wonder-ful tickets Tickets -- $39.50, $59.50, $89.50, $129.50 (plus applicable service charges) -- go on sale at Ticketmaster outlets at 10 a.m. Saturday for Stevie Wonder's "Songs in the Key of Life... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Barriers throughout history to keep people out _ and inFILE - In this Nov. 10, 1989 file photo Berliners… AP News | 08/26/15 11:55 am
Barriers throughout history to keep people out _ and in
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 3 days ago
FILE - In this Nov. 10, 1989 file photo Berliners… AP News | 08/26/15 11:55 am BERLIN (AP) -- As migrants by the thousands pour daily into Hungary, the government is hastily building a barrier... Read more
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Redwood Falls Gazette
Mark L. Hopkins: Jimmy Carter’s first Iowa speechI met Jimmy Carter on a hot summer day in 1975 when I was president of a small
Mark L. Hopkins: Jimmy Carter’s first Iowa speech
Redwood Falls Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
I met Jimmy Carter on a hot summer day in 1975 when I was president of a small college in Muscatine, Iowa. Our county and the entire state of Iowa was Republican territory. Then, just as it is today, anyone who aspires to become president must begin... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Seven Valley teams get early start on 2015 season in tonight’s gamesThe 2015 high school football season will get off to a fast start, with five ga
Seven Valley teams get early start on 2015 season in tonight’s games
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 3 days ago
The 2015 high school football season will get off to a fast start, with five games being played tonight involving seven area schools. They include; Niles at Girard, Marlington at Poland, Lisbon at Tuscawaras Central Catholic, Wellsville at Toronto... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Butler grappling with how to handle bigger-than-expected piece of WTC steelIt’s just plain big. The piece of steel from the original World Trade Center o
Butler grappling with how to handle bigger-than-expected piece of WTC steel
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 3 days ago
It’s just plain big. The piece of steel from the original World Trade Center offered to the borough by the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey weighs more than 2 tons. "It’s slightly bigger than we anticipated," said Borough Clerk Mary... Read more
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