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Juneau Empire
Around Townof William Shakespeare and their quest to honor his legacy by compiling his com
Around Town
Juneau Empire / Posted an hour ago
of William Shakespeare and their quest to honor his legacy by compiling his complete works in the First Folio. Rock Around the Block, 5:30 - 7 p.m., APK Plaza and the JACC. Music and food trucks. More information at jahc.org. Traveler Trio at... Read more
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New England Sports Network
Five Players Whom Teams Shouldn’t Overpay For At MLB Trade DeadlineThere’s a lack of talent on the block before Major League Baseball’s non-waiver
Five Players Whom Teams Shouldn’t Overpay For At MLB Trade Deadline
New England Sports Network / Posted an hour ago
There’s a lack of talent on the block before Major League Baseball’s non-waiver trade deadline, which means demand is high and prices will go up. However, teams need to be wary of wasting assets this weekend. Certain clubs already have come out with... Read more
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The Columbian
Williams keeps racking in memorable rolesa shotgun and whistling “A-Hunting We Will Go,” Little was so feared by thugs a
Williams keeps racking in memorable roles
The Columbian / Posted 2 hours ago
a shotgun and whistling “A-Hunting We Will Go,” Little was so feared by thugs and civilians alike that just walking down the block would prompt children to cry out a warning, “Omar comin’!,” that would instantly clear the streets. As played by... Read more
2h
News 24 South Africa
The re-emergence of coalition politics in RSA since 1930s.second place by the DA. ANC and the rest of smaller political parties will most
The re-emergence of coalition politics in RSA since 1930s.
News 24 South Africa / Posted 2 hours ago
second place by the DA. ANC and the rest of smaller political parties will most likely loose votes. EFF as the new kid on the block will appeal to young people and particularly new voters who want to see changes in Government. Not only will the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Bavuma: I’m not an established Protea yetas he has a better first-class average of 43.80, compared to Cook’s current 41.
Bavuma: I’m not an established Protea yet
iol.co.za / Posted 3 hours ago
as he has a better first-class average of 43.80, compared to Cook’s current 41.86. Kuhn is now 32 and has been around the block, and has the added bow of being able to keep wicket if required. Elgar has passed 50 just once in his last 16... Read more
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Spot.ph
Duterte's Treason to the Political Classneeds of their constituents instead of forcing cookie-cutter solutions on every
Duterte's Treason to the Political Class
Spot.ph / Posted 3 hours ago
needs of their constituents instead of forcing cookie-cutter solutions on everything from Manila. He has been around the block long enough, however, to know that the three-year gabfest that is each Congress is a wasted resource, if only... Read more
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Greenwich Time
More room to move at Alive@Fiveour best estimates and we try to predict the best we can,” she said. Last week
More room to move at Alive@Five
Greenwich Time / Posted 4 hours ago
our best estimates and we try to predict the best we can,” she said. Last week, lines for Third Eye Blind wrapped around the block. Bertthauer said the crowd got backed up after the venue hit capacity and hundreds had to be turned away. “We had... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why 'Mother' Barrick Gold Needs to be Rid of 'Daughter' Acacia Mining?forecasts for earnings, production and costs. Overall, Acacia appears to have r
Why 'Mother' Barrick Gold Needs to be Rid of 'Daughter' Acacia Mining?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 hours ago
forecasts for earnings, production and costs. Overall, Acacia appears to have recently become the “new blue eyed kid on the block”! So, observers want to know… WHY would a mother company so urgently need to rid itself of such a successful... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Australia headed for recession next year: Professor Steve Keenthing during its housing bubble and we've replicated the same mistakes. "It is
Australia headed for recession next year: Professor Steve Keen
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 4 hours ago
thing during its housing bubble and we've replicated the same mistakes. "It is even worse for us, we are the last idiot on the block." He believes the Reserve Bank will be forced to take rates down to zero from their current level of 1.75 per cent... Read more
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Daily Mail
Pope Francis stands under 'Arbeit Macht Frei' sign at Auschwitzof the day Kolbe was sentenced to death more videos The wall is a reconstruct
Pope Francis stands under 'Arbeit Macht Frei' sign at Auschwitz
Daily Mail / Posted 4 hours ago
of the day Kolbe was sentenced to death more videos The wall is a reconstruction of the original - situated next to the Block 11 torture chamber - where Jewish inmates were forced to collect dead bodies from after prisoners were executed by... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Now’s your chance: Entire block of downtown Bangor up for saleyours. The out-of-state owner of a group of six largely vacant buildings linin
Now’s your chance: Entire block of downtown Bangor up for sale
Bangor Daily News / Posted 4 hours ago
yours. The out-of-state owner of a group of six largely vacant buildings lining Exchange Street has put them up for sale. The block includes structures on Exchange Street between its intersections with State and York streets. The most prominent... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
How the secret sequel of found-footage pioneer ‘Blair Witch’ has unleashed 'misdirectional marketing' agethey wanted in on. I remember walking by the Angelika theater in New York on th
How the secret sequel of found-footage pioneer ‘Blair Witch’ has unleashed 'misdirectional marketing' age
Los Angeles Times / Posted 5 hours ago
they wanted in on. I remember walking by the Angelika theater in New York on this weekend in 1999. There were lines around the block. Many had no idea what the movie was. They just wanted to be a part of it. In these early days of the Web, before... Read more
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iol.co.za
Tenants live in fear over evictionsthe current tenants more actively on a collective and individual basis in futur
Tenants live in fear over evictions
iol.co.za / Posted 6 hours ago
the current tenants more actively on a collective and individual basis in future,” said Neilson. Sele said he moved to the block in 1995 after signing a five-year lease agreement with the city. The lease agreement was valid for five years and... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
City Council makes citizens lawbreakersdown. In the month that elapsed before I was in a position to pay for a new fen
City Council makes citizens lawbreakers
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 7 hours ago
down. In the month that elapsed before I was in a position to pay for a new fence, I discovered there was a drug house up the block and their clients were using the alley in the wee hours of the morning to travel to and from it. The police were... Read more
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Mashable
Muslim man deals with an internet troll in the classiest way evertropes about Muslims to try and agitate Kadri. It'd be real tempting for one t
Muslim man deals with an internet troll in the classiest way ever
Mashable / Posted 7 hours ago
tropes about Muslims to try and agitate Kadri. It'd be real tempting for one to hit back with disgust, or perhaps even the block button, but instead Kadri patiently engaged with the man. Asked when he would get 72 virgins if he blew himself... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Tottenham v Atletico, Spurs in Australiaand commercial obligations, and the need to work with commercial partners like
Tottenham v Atletico, Spurs in Australia
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 8 hours ago
and commercial obligations, and the need to work with commercial partners like Spurs does with AIA. SPURS – THE NEW KID ON THE BLOCK It should be seen as no coincidence that Spurs’ last two trips have been to the USA, where they played the MLS All... Read more
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Investors Chronicle
Bubbling upPetroleum's (RXP) BNG licence in the pre-Caspian basin in the west of Kazakhsta
Bubbling up
Investors Chronicle / Posted 8 hours ago
Petroleum's (RXP) BNG licence in the pre-Caspian basin in the west of Kazakhstan covers an enormous region. At 1,561sq km, the block – in which Roxi holds a 58.4 per cent stake – is roughly the size of the area bounded by the M25 in England. Little... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Three freed on bail after Dessie Mee death quizblock in Regent Street on Tuesday evening. Mr Mee, from Blenheim Drive in the
Three freed on bail after Dessie Mee death quiz
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 8 hours ago
block in Regent Street on Tuesday evening. Mr Mee, from Blenheim Drive in the town, was found badly injured outside the block and died later in hospital. Two men, aged 35 and 42, and a 29-year-old woman arrested in the wake of the incident... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Sukma XVIII: Unstoppable ‘Sprint King’ Khairul makes history yet againof two days when he clocked 21.03s to win gold at the Sarawak Stadium here toda
Sukma XVIII: Unstoppable ‘Sprint King’ Khairul makes history yet again
The Borneo Post / Posted 8 hours ago
of two days when he clocked 21.03s to win gold at the Sarawak Stadium here today (July 29). Khairul made a slow start off the block, though he managed to burst away from the rest of the runners upon reaching the halfway mark for the historic... Read more
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Western Advocate
Feels like home: 9 McBrien Drivethe features indoors weren’t enough, those outside will certainly win even the
Feels like home: 9 McBrien Drive
Western Advocate / Posted 9 hours ago
the features indoors weren’t enough, those outside will certainly win even the pickiest of buyers over. Due to the size of the block, the rear yard is able to present the perfect mix of entertaining facilities, storage and space for pets or kids to... Read more
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iol.co.za
'My dad did world’s first heart transplant'Mbeki. He was also honoured with an honorary Master’s degree in medical science
'My dad did world’s first heart transplant'
iol.co.za / Posted 10 hours ago
Mbeki. He was also honoured with an honorary Master’s degree in medical science by former UCT chancellor Graça Machel. The block of flats named after Hamilton is part of the Hostel Transformation project, which has benefited 463 families who... Read more
10h
KXXV Waco
Amarillo's first art festival just weeks awaywill be taking the place of the annual Center City Block Party. "We think it'l
Amarillo's first art festival just weeks away
KXXV Waco / Posted 10 hours ago
will be taking the place of the annual Center City Block Party. "We think it'll be a different crowd," said Duke. "With the block party we had our 20th anniversary last year, and we decided it was time to take a break, do something new. We hope... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Marlon Samuels backs young seamer Alzarri Joeseph ahead of second Test against Indiastill have to deliver. At the end of the day you have to do to keep your job he
Marlon Samuels backs young seamer Alzarri Joeseph ahead of second Test against India
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 10 hours ago
still have to deliver. At the end of the day you have to do to keep your job here,” he said. Joseph is the newest kid on the block. And for all the talk that West Indies aren’t producing enough fast bowlers, here is a young pacer who can take... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Amarillo's first art festival just weeks awaywill be taking the place of the annual Center City Block Party. "We think it'l
Amarillo's first art festival just weeks away
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 10 hours ago
will be taking the place of the annual Center City Block Party. "We think it'll be a different crowd," said Duke. "With the block party we had our 20th anniversary last year, and we decided it was time to take a break, do something new. We hope... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Gone - Chapter 1: Something Awfulto kill one another.” Vail remained jealous, she wrote. “Felix says that he do
Gone - Chapter 1: Something Awful
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 10 hours ago
to kill one another.” Vail remained jealous, she wrote. “Felix says that he doesn’t even want me to walk around the block with another boy now, and I know just what kind of miserable feelings he’s going through. It’s just tearing me up,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Carthage athlete looks to Tokyo after 2016 Paralympics bidagainst athletes, disabled or not, in her age group — and she needs only a few
Carthage athlete looks to Tokyo after 2016 Paralympics bid
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 10 hours ago
against athletes, disabled or not, in her age group — and she needs only a few adjustments. For example, she climbs onto the block before her competitors in order to lay down the blanket on which she kneels; she needs to protect her knees, she... Read more
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WA Today
'Beloved Sharon is up for sale': Perth man selling much-loved Emu Export car for $1000thoroughbred," he wrote. "She's a 91 model, but who doesn't love an older wome
'Beloved Sharon is up for sale': Perth man selling much-loved Emu Export car for $1000
WA Today / Posted 10 hours ago
thoroughbred," he wrote. "She's a 91 model, but who doesn't love an older women. Several owners, she's been around the block, from Exmouth to Esperance. She packs the perfect beats for any thrill seeking twerker." This Suzuki Swift is... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Amarillo's first art festival just weeks awaywill be taking the place of the annual Center City Block Party. "We think it'l
Amarillo's first art festival just weeks away
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 11 hours ago
will be taking the place of the annual Center City Block Party. "We think it'll be a different crowd," said Duke. "With the block party we had our 20th anniversary last year, and we decided it was time to take a break, do something new. We hope... Read more
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Arkansas Times
2016 Best of Arkansas editors' picksUntil the day arrives when cybernetics render her a mindless automaton programm
2016 Best of Arkansas editors' picks
Arkansas Times / Posted 12 hours ago
Until the day arrives when cybernetics render her a mindless automaton programmed to goose-step her own way around the block, the best means I have of taking my dog on off-leash walks is the section of the Ouachita Trail just west of... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Gavin Long: The suspect behind the Baton Rouge police shootingLong at a Kansas City address, according to online records. As of Sunday night
Gavin Long: The suspect behind the Baton Rouge police shooting
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 12 hours ago
Long at a Kansas City address, according to online records. As of Sunday night, police in Kansas City had cordoned off the block where that address is located. That address also appears in local court records for a Gavin Long in two separate... Read more
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The Washington Times
TRAVEL: Charleston, West Virginia, offers adventures, culture and cuisinebar and also games for adults, including a life-size Jenga station. Loading up
TRAVEL: Charleston, West Virginia, offers adventures, culture and cuisine
The Washington Times / Posted 12 hours ago
bar and also games for adults, including a life-size Jenga station. Loading up on Maker’s Mark, I play Mallory’s friends at the block-balancing game as well as Connect Four. Even far from where I currently call home, I am feeling more than... Read more
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11 News Houston
With DNC, Philadelphia police take step toward shedding checkered pastsits uninhabited after being rebuilt following a firebomb dropped from a police
With DNC, Philadelphia police take step toward shedding checkered past
11 News Houston / Posted 12 hours ago
sits uninhabited after being rebuilt following a firebomb dropped from a police helicopter burned it and most of the block to the ground in 1985. (Photo: Jasper Colt, Jasper Colt-USA TODAY) The issue is under the national spotlight in... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
With DNC, Philadelphia police take step toward shedding checkered pastsits uninhabited after being rebuilt following a firebomb dropped from a police
With DNC, Philadelphia police take step toward shedding checkered past
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 13 hours ago
sits uninhabited after being rebuilt following a firebomb dropped from a police helicopter burned it and most of the block to the ground in 1985. (Photo: Jasper Colt, Jasper Colt-USA TODAY) The issue is under the national spotlight in... Read more
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First Coast News
With DNC, Philadelphia police take step toward shedding checkered pastsits uninhabited after being rebuilt following a firebomb dropped from a police
With DNC, Philadelphia police take step toward shedding checkered past
First Coast News / Posted 13 hours ago
sits uninhabited after being rebuilt following a firebomb dropped from a police helicopter burned it and most of the block to the ground in 1985. (Photo: Jasper Colt, Jasper Colt-USA TODAY) The issue is under the national spotlight in... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
With DNC, Philadelphia police take step toward shedding checkered pastsits uninhabited after being rebuilt following a firebomb dropped from a police
With DNC, Philadelphia police take step toward shedding checkered past
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 13 hours ago
sits uninhabited after being rebuilt following a firebomb dropped from a police helicopter burned it and most of the block to the ground in 1985. (Photo: Jasper Colt, Jasper Colt-USA TODAY) The issue is under the national spotlight in... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
With DNC, Philadelphia police take step toward shedding checkered pastsits uninhabited after being rebuilt following a firebomb dropped from a police
With DNC, Philadelphia police take step toward shedding checkered past
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 13 hours ago
sits uninhabited after being rebuilt following a firebomb dropped from a police helicopter burned it and most of the block to the ground in 1985. (Photo: Jasper Colt, Jasper Colt-USA TODAY) The issue is under the national spotlight in... Read more
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New York Post
This guy decided it’s too hot out for clothesnaked and took a stroll around the Upper West Side in his birthday suit before
This guy decided it’s too hot out for clothes
New York Post / Posted 13 hours ago
naked and took a stroll around the Upper West Side in his birthday suit before being busted by cops. “As I was coming up the block, I turned around and he was walking in the middle of the street against oncoming traffic… fully exposed. Naked!”... Read more
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New York Post
‘Sesame Street’ kicks actors to the curb — and fans are M-Dactors got kicked to the curb. McGrath told a comic-book convention in Florida
‘Sesame Street’ kicks actors to the curb — and fans are M-D
New York Post / Posted 13 hours ago
actors got kicked to the curb. McGrath told a comic-book convention in Florida earlier this month that he was booted off the block along with Emilio Delgado, who’s played Luis the handyman since 1971, and Roscoe Orman, who became Gordon the... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
With DNC, Philadelphia police take step toward shedding checkered pastsits uninhabited after being rebuilt following a firebomb dropped from a police
With DNC, Philadelphia police take step toward shedding checkered past
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 13 hours ago
sits uninhabited after being rebuilt following a firebomb dropped from a police helicopter burned it and most of the block to the ground in 1985. (Photo: Jasper Colt, Jasper Colt-USA TODAY) The issue is under the national spotlight in... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
With DNC, Philadelphia police take step toward shedding checkered pastsits uninhabited after being rebuilt following a firebomb dropped from a police
With DNC, Philadelphia police take step toward shedding checkered past
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 13 hours ago
sits uninhabited after being rebuilt following a firebomb dropped from a police helicopter burned it and most of the block to the ground in 1985. (Photo: Jasper Colt, Jasper Colt-USA TODAY) The issue is under the national spotlight in... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
With DNC, Philadelphia police take step toward shedding checkered pastsits uninhabited after being rebuilt following a firebomb dropped from a police
With DNC, Philadelphia police take step toward shedding checkered past
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 13 hours ago
sits uninhabited after being rebuilt following a firebomb dropped from a police helicopter burned it and most of the block to the ground in 1985. (Photo: Jasper Colt, Jasper Colt-USA TODAY) The issue is under the national spotlight in... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
With DNC, Philadelphia police take step toward shedding checkered pastsits uninhabited after being rebuilt following a firebomb dropped from a police
With DNC, Philadelphia police take step toward shedding checkered past
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 14 hours ago
sits uninhabited after being rebuilt following a firebomb dropped from a police helicopter burned it and most of the block to the ground in 1985. (Photo: Jasper Colt, Jasper Colt-USA TODAY) The issue is under the national spotlight in... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
With DNC, Philadelphia police take step toward shedding checkered pastsits uninhabited after being rebuilt following a firebomb dropped from a police
With DNC, Philadelphia police take step toward shedding checkered past
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 14 hours ago
sits uninhabited after being rebuilt following a firebomb dropped from a police helicopter burned it and most of the block to the ground in 1985. (Photo: Jasper Colt, Jasper Colt-USA TODAY) The issue is under the national spotlight in... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Bozeman Fuddruckers burglarized early Tuesdayresident Michael Hilbert came back to a missing countertop bar in his home on W
Bozeman Fuddruckers burglarized early Tuesday
KECI Missoula / Posted 14 hours ago
resident Michael Hilbert came back to a missing countertop bar in his home on Wednesday night. "After driving down the block and back, I saw that it was in somebody else's garage. After that we determined we should call the cops," he... Read more
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Darien News-Review
More room to move at Alive@Fiveour best estimates and we try to predict the best we can,” she said. Last week
More room to move at Alive@Five
Darien News-Review / Posted 14 hours ago
our best estimates and we try to predict the best we can,” she said. Last week, lines for Third Eye Blind wrapped around the block. Bertthauer said the crowd got backed up after the venue hit capacity and hundreds had to be turned away. “We had... Read more
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14h
Animation World Network
Hollyshorts Fest Announces 2016 Animation Lineup(UK). The Cannes Film Festival Palm D’or winner, from Lebanese Director Ely Dag
Hollyshorts Fest Announces 2016 Animation Lineup
Animation World Network / Posted 14 hours ago
(UK). The Cannes Film Festival Palm D’or winner, from Lebanese Director Ely Dagher Waves 98 is also in competition in the block. The full HollyShorts Animated Shorts Lineup is below: Worm by Becky James Needle Town by Kaspar Synnevag and... Read more
14h
Stamford Advocate
More room to move at Alive@Fiveour best estimates and we try to predict the best we can,” she said. Last week
More room to move at Alive@Five
Stamford Advocate / Posted 14 hours ago
our best estimates and we try to predict the best we can,” she said. Last week, lines for Third Eye Blind wrapped around the block. Bertthauer said the crowd got backed up after the venue hit capacity and hundreds had to be turned away. “We had... Read more
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USA Today
With DNC, Philadelphia police take step toward shedding checkered pastsits uninhabited after being rebuilt following a firebomb dropped from a police
With DNC, Philadelphia police take step toward shedding checkered past
USA Today / Posted 15 hours ago
sits uninhabited after being rebuilt following a firebomb dropped from a police helicopter burned it and most of the block to the ground in 1985. (Photo: Jasper Colt, Jasper Colt-USA TODAY) The issue is under the national spotlight in... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
More room to move at Alive@Fiveour best estimates and we try to predict the best we can,” she said. Last week
More room to move at Alive@Five
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 15 hours ago
our best estimates and we try to predict the best we can,” she said. Last week, lines for Third Eye Blind wrapped around the block. Bertthauer said the crowd got backed up after the venue hit capacity and hundreds had to be turned away. “We had... Read more
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15h
Mashable
Hilarious 'Harry Potter' parody 'Puffs' set for off-Broadway runHarry Potter and the Cursed Child isn't the only Harry Potter play on the block
Hilarious 'Harry Potter' parody 'Puffs' set for off-Broadway run
Mashable / Posted 15 hours ago
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child isn't the only Harry Potter play on the block. Harry Potter parody Puffs, Or Seven Increasingly Eventful Years at a Certain School of Magic & Magic just announced that the show — which is about to wrap a sold-out... Read more
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