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Joan Rivers, the famed comedian and red-carpet personality, had a health scare on Thursday. Here's a look back at her career. Rivers' big break came in an appearance on Johnny Carson's "Tonight Show"...
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2014/09/02 16:44
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Associated Press CINCINNATI The Democratic lieutenant-governor candidate said Monday the beleaguered top of the Ohio ticket isn’t throwing in the towel as candidates tried to rally base-supporters...
2014/09/02 16:06
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You’re likely to hear from someone today that September is historically the worst month for stocks. You’re also likely to hear that this year could be different. Shortly before Oct. 1 you’ll know who...
2014/09/02 15:44
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U.S. Senator Dick Durbin visits Quincy, speaks on Ferguson and other issuesU.S. Senator Dick Durbin visits Quincy, speaks on Ferguson and other issues U.S. Senator Dick Durbin made his way to Quincy...
2014/09/02 14:22
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Guest blog post by Jane Callen, Economics and Statistics Administration The U.S. Commerce Department’s National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) collects weather and climate data. As we...
2014/09/02 11:05
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In 1884, Mark Twain published his masterwork, "The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn." A satirical, subversive tome about the failure of reconstruction and the failure of the United States to come to...
2014/09/02 05:42
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... is one percent inspiration and 99 percent perspiration,” said Thomas EdisonEdison. The quote immaculately and succinctly captures the ingredients to success, and appears to be – at least to...
2014/09/02 04:30
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School starts today for thousands of students in metro Detroit. Children entering classrooms this morning will find not only new teachers, but also new programs, new administrators and in some cases,...
2014/09/02 00:49
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Harry Nilsson gets the Duke’s special treatment Duke Special is no slouch as an original songwriter, and his side projects inspired by other people’s work show an equally intriguing side to him The...
2014/09/02 00:48
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On this date …1964: Mike Sims, a Republican candidate for U.S. Representative, told a Young Republican gathering in Portales that he’s concerned with morality in America, and in the government. He...
2014/09/01 21:58
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On this�Labor Day�weekend, like most Americans, I come to praise labor, not indulge in it. Has there ever been a people that speechified more about the joys and satisfactions of work and the work...
2014/09/01 09:30
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REDDING, Conn. -- Readers from Redding and beyond spent part of their holiday weekend perusing about 70,000 items available for sale at the Redding Community Center as part of the Mark Twain Library's...
2014/09/01 06:29
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... is better sometimes not to follow great reformers of abuses beyond the threshold of their homes." George Eliot, 1819-1880. (VANGUARD BOOK OF QUOTATIONS p 210. "As American as apple pie" is a...
2014/09/01 03:26
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Pryor enlightened his audience on race and interracial relationships using a flamboyant vocabulary that he’d learned growing up in his grandmother’s whorehouse.Credit Illustration by Al Hirschfeld,...
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Many soldiers, reporters and commentators have compared the Iraq War to a deadly, sickening version of the Bill Murray movie Groundhog Day — a war not of decisive battles but of seemingly endless...
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... -- We expect a lot from our travel writers. As every traveler knows, a good sense of humor is essential when facing the mysteries and miseries of a foreign culture. That's what makes writers...
2014/08/31 21:21
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Reading lists shouldn’t be just for summer. As the school year is set to begin, we asked librarians from the Bergen County Cooperative Library System (BCCLS) for their recommendations of classics and...
2014/08/31 19:30
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi began his Kyoto visit with a trip to the eighth-century Toji temple, inspired by the trinity of Brahma, Vishnu and Mahesh. It’s in going beyond such symbolism that Mr Modi...
2014/08/31 16:52
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In Hartford, Conn., literati can follow a trail of 13 granite blocks etched with stanzas from Wallace Stevens' poem "Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Blackbird." (The walk starts at the Hartford...
2014/08/31 07:57
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Bartender Daniel Godinez from 15 Romolo creates a Pisco Punch, a drink that Duggan McDonnell, the owner Cantina and Encanto Pisco, hopes to makes the official cocktail of San Francisco. It’s a...
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