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At 175 pounds, the 5-foot-1 Highsmith was at her heaviest weight. She vowed to lose 50 pounds so she could fit into a 50-year-old dress from high school. Determined to stun all her old classmates,...
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CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - New Hampshire students in grades 4 through 12 are being encouraged to write a personal letter to an author explaining how his or her work changed their view of the world or of...
2014/10/20 04:26
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Pardis Sabeti and Stephen Gire in the Genomics Platform of the Broad Institute of M.I.T. and Harvard, in Cambridge, Massachusetts. They have been working to sequence Ebola’s genome and track its...
2014/10/20 00:27
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It's the best of America on show, from the Martin Luther King Jr Memorial to the Declaration of Independence and the space race. 1 The Martin Luther King Jr Memorial It was 50 years last year since...
2014/10/18 12:20
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In 2008, the U.S. Library of Congress designated The Terminator as worthy of preservation in the National Film Registry. Only those films held to be “culturally, historically or aesthetically...
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... origin story deserves to be told by someone who passionately loves and has a unique insight into the original movie and nobody has that more than George's own son," Reed said. "Night of the...
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There’s a reason the Juilliard String Quartet is known as “the quintessential American string quartet.” Since its inception in 1946, the quartet’s performances have contributed to the international...
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Sitting (Bull) for the camera: Fascinating pictures of Native Americans capture an ancient culture on the edge of a new world They are among 127 images collected by English adventurer Charles Alston...
2014/10/17 11:19
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FLINT, MI -- Filmmaker Michael Moore says he loves Flint, "but let's face it, nobody is going to go there on a vacation." In a new commentary on the 25th Anniversary Blu-ray edition of "Roger & Me,"...
2014/10/17 05:46
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A set of arguments commonly advanced by Latter-day Saints seeking to commend and defend their beliefs cites things that Joseph Smith got right about the ancient world where, humanly speaking, he...
2014/10/17 03:33
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SAN MARINO >> A volume of the largest book ever written in China lay shelved and uncataloged in The Huntington’s library collection for nearly five decades before curators recently discovered the text...
2014/10/16 23:24
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Low interest rates and governments printing money push up the price of assets, rewarding the wealthy owners of assets, Mr Murdoch told his high-powered audience. Rupert Murdoch used an after-dinner...
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Just about forever, American politicians have been drawing odd-shaped election districts in an effort to give one political party an advantage over another. In 1812, the practice got a name:...
2014/10/16 16:12
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Groupon directors seek spiritual, philosophical guidance Two board members of Groupon Inc. have sought philosophical and spiritual guidance in how they live their lives and run their businesses. They...
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Copyright laws have never been more protective, but, thanks to the Internet, they have never been easier to ignore.Credit Illustration by Thomas Burden Rod Stewart is being sued over the rights to an...
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It’s my most favourite time of year. When folks gather together to walk through dark neighbourhood streets, dressed in costumes, to knock on doors and demand candy from strangers. It’s also a time...
2014/10/15 20:48
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Considering that his other concert dates for October have been, or will be, in such major metropolises as San Francisco, Los Angeles and Atlanta, along with football hotbed Green Bay, Wis., it's...
2014/10/15 09:31
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... will conquer your Rome, break your crosses, and enslave your women, by the permission of Allah, the Exalted. This is His promise to us; He is glorified and He does not fail in His promise. If we...
2014/10/15 04:52
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Glen Campbell performs during the Alzheimer's Association Evening with Glen Campbell at The Library of Congress in 2012. (Credit: Getty Images) Even if you’ve never been a fan of Glen Campbell, this...
2014/10/14 20:48
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These amazing old pictures show North East landmarks from more than 100 years ago - but you won’t find them anywhere in this country. The remarkable “photochrom” pictures are part of a set held at...
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