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The New Yorker
A Sweeping Novel About Race in AmericaAbby dies while attempting to cross the Ohio River is a pointed revision of Eli
A Sweeping Novel About Race in America
The New Yorker / Posted an hour ago
Abby dies while attempting to cross the Ohio River is a pointed revision of Eliza’s crossing in “Uncle Tom’s Cabin.” Mark Twain shows up as a leavening influence, as when a slave takes revenge on a vicious overseer by packing his pipe with... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Tuesday’s high school scoreboard39, Pat Bannon 43, Trentin Barber 43, Max Schimizzi 47. Records: Watkins Glen 4
Tuesday’s high school scoreboard
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted an hour ago
39, Pat Bannon 43, Trentin Barber 43, Max Schimizzi 47. Records: Watkins Glen 4-3. Elmira ND 208, Waverly 263 Mark Twain GC, par-36 Waverly: Connor Joseph 46; Callum Kaplan 48; Josh Alamo 51; Hunter Bodine 51; Tim Woodcock 67. Elmira Notre... Read more
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Zero Hedge
A Whistleblower Manifesto By Edward Snowdenpatriotism, is loyalty to the nation all the time, loyalty to the government wh
A Whistleblower Manifesto By Edward Snowden
Zero Hedge / Posted 3 hours ago
patriotism, is loyalty to the nation all the time, loyalty to the government when it deserves it. – Quotes by Mark Twain Every time I hear from Edward Snowden I’m immediately reminded of how thoughtful, courageous and patriotic he is, and... Read more
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BC Local News
Penticton man inadvertently becomes poster boy for property crimereflects that we don’t have the active enforcement out on the road,” Linklater
Penticton man inadvertently becomes poster boy for property crime
BC Local News / Posted 3 hours ago
reflects that we don’t have the active enforcement out on the road,” Linklater said. Frolick made reference to a Mark Twain quote: lies, damned lies and stats, prior to entering into a debate between himself, judge Koturbash and Pelly’s... Read more
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Penticton Western News
Penticton man inadvertently becomes poster boy for property crimereflects that we don’t have the active enforcement out on the road,” Linklater
Penticton man inadvertently becomes poster boy for property crime
Penticton Western News / Posted 4 hours ago
reflects that we don’t have the active enforcement out on the road,” Linklater said. Frolick made reference to a Mark Twain quote: lies, damned lies and stats, prior to entering into a debate between himself, judge Koturbash and Pelly’s... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Express softball tops Corning on one-hittershot a 1-over-par 37 for medalist honors as Elmira Notre Dame improved to 8-0 w
Express softball tops Corning on one-hitter
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 4 hours ago
shot a 1-over-par 37 for medalist honors as Elmira Notre Dame improved to 8-0 with an IAC victory over Waverly at Mark Twain Golf Course. Toby Wirth added a 38 for Notre Dame, which extended its winning streak to 66 consecutive dual meets,... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Lyon County Sheriff’s Office seeking missing Dayton womanThe Lyon County Sheriff’s Office is asking for help in locating 60-year-old Ton
Lyon County Sheriff’s Office seeking missing Dayton woman
Nevada Appeal / Posted 5 hours ago
The Lyon County Sheriff’s Office is asking for help in locating 60-year-old Toni Davis from the Mark Twain area of Dayton. Davis, who went missing in the late afternoon or early evening of Thursday, April 28, has not been seen or heard from since,... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Tahoe Keys Building Fire Causes More Than $3 Million in Damage60-Year-Old Woman Lyon County Deputies need your help finding a 60-year-old wo
Tahoe Keys Building Fire Causes More Than $3 Million in Damage
KTVN Reno / Posted 6 hours ago
60-Year-Old Woman Lyon County Deputies need your help finding a 60-year-old woman they say went missing from the Mark Twain area of Dayton late last month. Lyon County Deputies need your help finding a 60-year-old woman they say went missing... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Donald Trump Projected Indiana Primary Winner60-Year-Old Woman Lyon County Deputies need your help finding a 60-year-old wo
Donald Trump Projected Indiana Primary Winner
KTVN Reno / Posted 6 hours ago
60-Year-Old Woman Lyon County Deputies need your help finding a 60-year-old woman they say went missing from the Mark Twain area of Dayton late last month. Lyon County Deputies need your help finding a 60-year-old woman they say went missing... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Lyon County Deputies Seek Missing 60-Old Woman60-Year-Old Woman Lyon County Deputies need your help finding a 60-year-old wo
Lyon County Deputies Seek Missing 60-Old Woman
KTVN Reno / Posted 6 hours ago
60-Year-Old Woman Lyon County Deputies need your help finding a 60-year-old woman they say went missing from the Mark Twain area of Dayton late last month. Lyon County Deputies need your help finding a 60-year-old woman they say went missing... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Daniel Aaron, groundbreaking scholar, dead at 103now has more than 200 works, including writings by the founding fathers, 19th c
Daniel Aaron, groundbreaking scholar, dead at 103
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 10 hours ago
now has more than 200 works, including writings by the founding fathers, 19th century standards by Herman Melville and Mark Twain and contemporary giants such as Philip Roth and John Ashbery. Aaron, president of the library until 1988, lived long... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Daniel Aaron, groundbreaking scholar, dead at 103now has more than 200 works, including writings by the founding fathers, 19th c
Daniel Aaron, groundbreaking scholar, dead at 103
WSMV Nashville / Posted 10 hours ago
now has more than 200 works, including writings by the founding fathers, 19th century standards by Herman Melville and Mark Twain and contemporary giants such as Philip Roth and John Ashbery. Aaron, president of the library until 1988, lived long... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Daniel Aaron, groundbreaking scholar, dead at 103now has more than 200 works, including writings by the founding fathers, 19th c
Daniel Aaron, groundbreaking scholar, dead at 103
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 10 hours ago
now has more than 200 works, including writings by the founding fathers, 19th century standards by Herman Melville and Mark Twain and contemporary giants such as Philip Roth and John Ashbery. Aaron, president of the library until 1988, lived long... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Daniel Aaron, groundbreaking scholar, dead at 103now has more than 200 works, including writings by the founding fathers, 19th c
Daniel Aaron, groundbreaking scholar, dead at 103
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 10 hours ago
now has more than 200 works, including writings by the founding fathers, 19th century standards by Herman Melville and Mark Twain and contemporary giants such as Philip Roth and John Ashbery. Aaron, president of the library until 1988, lived long... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Daniel Aaron, groundbreaking scholar, dead at 103now has more than 200 works, including writings by the founding fathers, 19th c
Daniel Aaron, groundbreaking scholar, dead at 103
Hawaii News Now / Posted 10 hours ago
now has more than 200 works, including writings by the founding fathers, 19th century standards by Herman Melville and Mark Twain and contemporary giants such as Philip Roth and John Ashbery. Aaron, president of the library until 1988, lived long... Read more
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Salon.com
Daniel Aaron, groundbreaking scholar, dead at 103now has more than 200 works, including writings by the founding fathers, 19th c
Daniel Aaron, groundbreaking scholar, dead at 103
Salon.com / Posted 10 hours ago
now has more than 200 works, including writings by the founding fathers, 19th century standards by Herman Melville and Mark Twain and contemporary giants such as Philip Roth and John Ashbery. Aaron, president of the library until 1988, lived long... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Daniel Aaron, groundbreaking scholar, dead at 103now has more than 200 works, including writings by the founding fathers, 19th c
Daniel Aaron, groundbreaking scholar, dead at 103
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 10 hours ago
now has more than 200 works, including writings by the founding fathers, 19th century standards by Herman Melville and Mark Twain and contemporary giants such as Philip Roth and John Ashbery. Aaron, president of the library until 1988, lived long... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Daniel Aaron, groundbreaking scholar, dead at 103now has more than 200 works, including writings by the founding fathers, 19th c
Daniel Aaron, groundbreaking scholar, dead at 103
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 10 hours ago
now has more than 200 works, including writings by the founding fathers, 19th century standards by Herman Melville and Mark Twain and contemporary giants such as Philip Roth and John Ashbery. Aaron, president of the library until 1988, lived long... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Daniel Aaron, groundbreaking scholar, dead at 103now has more than 200 works, including writings by the founding fathers, 19th c
Daniel Aaron, groundbreaking scholar, dead at 103
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 10 hours ago
now has more than 200 works, including writings by the founding fathers, 19th century standards by Herman Melville and Mark Twain and contemporary giants such as Philip Roth and John Ashbery. Aaron, president of the library until 1988, lived long... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Daniel Aaron, groundbreaking scholar, dead at 103now has more than 200 works, including writings by the founding fathers, 19th c
Daniel Aaron, groundbreaking scholar, dead at 103
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 10 hours ago
now has more than 200 works, including writings by the founding fathers, 19th century standards by Herman Melville and Mark Twain and contemporary giants such as Philip Roth and John Ashbery. Aaron, president of the library until 1988, lived long... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Daniel Aaron, groundbreaking scholar, dead at 103now has more than 200 works, including writings by the founding fathers, 19th c
Daniel Aaron, groundbreaking scholar, dead at 103
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 10 hours ago
now has more than 200 works, including writings by the founding fathers, 19th century standards by Herman Melville and Mark Twain and contemporary giants such as Philip Roth and John Ashbery. Aaron, president of the library until 1988, lived long... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Daniel Aaron, groundbreaking scholar, dead at 103now has more than 200 works, including writings by the founding fathers, 19th c
Daniel Aaron, groundbreaking scholar, dead at 103
KXXV Waco / Posted 10 hours ago
now has more than 200 works, including writings by the founding fathers, 19th century standards by Herman Melville and Mark Twain and contemporary giants such as Philip Roth and John Ashbery. Aaron, president of the library until 1988, lived long... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Daniel Aaron, groundbreaking scholar, dead at 103now has more than 200 works, including writings by the founding fathers, 19th c
Daniel Aaron, groundbreaking scholar, dead at 103
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 10 hours ago
now has more than 200 works, including writings by the founding fathers, 19th century standards by Herman Melville and Mark Twain and contemporary giants such as Philip Roth and John Ashbery. Aaron, president of the library until 1988, lived long... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Eddie Murphy Welcomes 9th Child! Girlfriend Paige Butcher Gives Birth to Couple's First Babyand Butcher have been dating since 2012. Murphy returned to stand-up after 28
Eddie Murphy Welcomes 9th Child! Girlfriend Paige Butcher Gives Birth to Couple's First Baby
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 10 hours ago
and Butcher have been dating since 2012. Murphy returned to stand-up after 28 years when he received the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor at The Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C. last October. The former Saturday Night Live star's... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Little Richard denies near-death reports, says he's 'still singing'Taking a page from Mark Twain, Little Richard released a statement through his
Little Richard denies near-death reports, says he's 'still singing'
Lowell Sun / Posted 11 hours ago
Taking a page from Mark Twain, Little Richard released a statement through his attorney Tuesday to announce that reports of his near-death have been greatly exaggerated. Those reports about rock and roll pioneer Little Richard are untrue, according... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Little Richard denies near-death reports, says he's 'still singing'Taking a page from Mark Twain, Little Richard released a statement through his
Little Richard denies near-death reports, says he's 'still singing'
Bennington Banner / Posted 11 hours ago
Taking a page from Mark Twain, Little Richard released a statement through his attorney Tuesday to announce that reports of his near-death have been greatly exaggerated. Those reports about rock and roll pioneer Little Richard are untrue, according... Read more
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The Mercury News
Little Richard denies near-death reports, says he's 'still singing'Taking a page from Mark Twain, Little Richard released a statement through his
Little Richard denies near-death reports, says he's 'still singing'
The Mercury News / Posted 11 hours ago
Taking a page from Mark Twain, Little Richard released a statement through his attorney Tuesday to announce that reports of his near-death have been greatly exaggerated. Those reports about rock and roll pioneer Little Richard are untrue, according... Read more
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Brush News-Tribune
Little Richard denies near-death reports, says he's 'still singing'Taking a page from Mark Twain, Little Richard released a statement through his
Little Richard denies near-death reports, says he's 'still singing'
Brush News-Tribune / Posted 11 hours ago
Taking a page from Mark Twain, Little Richard released a statement through his attorney Tuesday to announce that reports of his near-death have been greatly exaggerated. Those reports about rock and roll pioneer Little Richard are untrue, according... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
Little Richard denies near-death reports, says he's 'still singing'Taking a page from Mark Twain, Little Richard released a statement through his
Little Richard denies near-death reports, says he's 'still singing'
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 11 hours ago
Taking a page from Mark Twain, Little Richard released a statement through his attorney Tuesday to announce that reports of his near-death have been greatly exaggerated. Those reports about rock and roll pioneer Little Richard are untrue, according... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Little Richard denies near-death reports, says he's 'still singing'Taking a page from Mark Twain, Little Richard released a statement through his
Little Richard denies near-death reports, says he's 'still singing'
Silicon Valley / Posted 12 hours ago
Taking a page from Mark Twain, Little Richard released a statement through his attorney Tuesday to announce that reports of his near-death have been greatly exaggerated. Those reports about rock and roll pioneer Little Richard are untrue, according... Read more
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Business Standard India
Jack Ma: from 'shrimp' to whaleon my sense of smell." Mr Ma's nose for success encouraged him to master Engli
Jack Ma: from 'shrimp' to whale
Business Standard India / Posted 12 hours ago
on my sense of smell." Mr Ma's nose for success encouraged him to master English, a language he happened to love (Mark Twain was a favourite). Mr Ma's great opportunity came as China reformed its economy and foreign tourists started arriving in... Read more
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The Hindu
Shall the twain ever meet?on my phone that got me hooked to reading books on the screen. I got a slew of
Shall the twain ever meet?
The Hindu / Posted 18 hours ago
on my phone that got me hooked to reading books on the screen. I got a slew of classics for free on the app and read Mark Twain books such as Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn. It is best to pick up books online instead of heading to a library and... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Teen admits to string of car burglarieson paper was enough for law enforcement officers to make an arrest at a local h
Teen admits to string of car burglaries
WGEM Quincy / Posted yesterday
on paper was enough for law enforcement officers to make an arrest at a local high school Wednesday. Students at Mark Twain High School were gone for the day when the Ralls County Sheriff's Office came and took a child into custody shortly... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Thursday Meet State, Local Candidates On June Primary BallotState Assembly Member District 5, incumbent Frank Bigelow is up against busines
Thursday Meet State, Local Candidates On June Primary Ballot
MyMotherLode.com / Posted yesterday
State Assembly Member District 5, incumbent Frank Bigelow is up against businessman/builder Mark Belden of Railroad Flat; Twain Harte contractor Robert Carabas; and student Kai Ellsworth, a resident of Greenwood. Running to retain his US... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Animal Control Hosts Rabies ClinicsNazarene, 2102 South 22nd Street -Tuesday, May 10 Skaith Elementary School, 47
Animal Control Hosts Rabies Clinics
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted yesterday
Nazarene, 2102 South 22nd Street -Tuesday, May 10 Skaith Elementary School, 4701 Schoolside Lane -Thursday, May 12 Mark Twain Elementary School, 705 South 31st Street Copyright 2016 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Comstock history on display at Historic Fourth Ward School Museum in Virginia CityVisit the Historic Fourth Ward School Museum in Virginia City to learn about th
Comstock history on display at Historic Fourth Ward School Museum in Virginia City
Nevada Appeal / Posted yesterday
Visit the Historic Fourth Ward School Museum in Virginia City to learn about the Comstock, Mark Twain, letter press printing, early Nevada education and mining. This year’s changing gallery is The Comstock Through Time, an exhibit that highlights... Read more
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Best of New Orleans Gambit
Woodrow Nash at Angela King GalleryNash. Perhaps the most haunting are some life-size children who turn up in vari
Woodrow Nash at Angela King Gallery
Best of New Orleans Gambit / Posted yesterday
Nash. Perhaps the most haunting are some life-size children who turn up in various settings like side characters in Mark Twain stories. Unlike other such museums, the Whitney elucidates the harshness of plantation life, a brutality made all the... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
CIA 'Live Tweets' Bin Laden Raid On 5th Anniversaryeven a widely acknowledged monster?" He noted that a popular status on Faceboo
CIA 'Live Tweets' Bin Laden Raid On 5th Anniversary
KPBS San Diego / Posted yesterday
even a widely acknowledged monster?" He noted that a popular status on Facebook that day was a quote attributed to Mark Twain: "I've never wished a man dead, but I have read some obituaries with great pleasure." However you remember the event,... Read more
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KERA North Texas
CIA 'Live Tweets' Bin Laden Raid On 5th Anniversaryeven a widely acknowledged monster?" He noted that a popular status on Faceboo
CIA 'Live Tweets' Bin Laden Raid On 5th Anniversary
KERA North Texas / Posted yesterday
even a widely acknowledged monster?" He noted that a popular status on Facebook that day was a quote attributed to Mark Twain: "I've never wished a man dead, but I have read some obituaries with great pleasure." However you remember the event,... Read more
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The Morning Call
Rod Stewart sets new record for Lehigh Valley ticket prices; a look at the region's priciest concertsCrue, May 20, 21, 2013, Sands Bethlehem Event Center second anniversary celebra
Rod Stewart sets new record for Lehigh Valley ticket prices; a look at the region's priciest concerts
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
Crue, May 20, 21, 2013, Sands Bethlehem Event Center second anniversary celebration, $79.50-$165. Shania Twain, Oct. 2, 2015, PPL Center, $43-$160. Elton John (upcoming), 8 p.m. Sept. 27, 2016, PPL Center, $39-$154. Ringo Starr... Read more
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MLive.com
Teachers protest under rain amid fears of not being paidCTC Gompers Greenfield Union Henderson Hutchinson J.R. King Jerry L. Whit
Teachers protest under rain amid fears of not being paid
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
CTC Gompers Greenfield Union Henderson Hutchinson J.R. King Jerry L. White Ludington Mackenzie Marcus Garvey Mark Twain Marquette ML King High School Maybury Moses Field Center Nichols Osborn College Prep Osborn Evergreen Osborn... Read more
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MLive.com
94 schools closed as Detroit teachers protest over fears of not being paidCTC Gompers Greenfield Union Henderson Hutchinson J.R. King Jerry L. Whit
94 schools closed as Detroit teachers protest over fears of not being paid
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
CTC Gompers Greenfield Union Henderson Hutchinson J.R. King Jerry L. White Ludington Mackenzie Marcus Garvey Mark Twain Marquette ML King High School Maybury Moses Field Center Nichols Osborn College Prep Osborn Evergreen Osborn... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Detroit teacher sick-out closes 67 schoolsPalmer Park • Pasteur • Priest • Pulaski • Randolph HS/CTC • Renaissance
Detroit teacher sick-out closes 67 schools
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
Palmer Park • Pasteur • Priest • Pulaski • Randolph HS/CTC • Renaissance • Sampson • Schulze • Spain • Mark Twain • Wayne Elementary • Westside Academy • Western International • Coleman Young Contact Lori Higgins: 313-222-6651,... Read more
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The Current
Campus Crime Report: May 2and, when possible, the owner of the item was notified. A student-involved inju
Campus Crime Report: May 2
The Current / Posted 2 days ago
and, when possible, the owner of the item was notified. A student-involved injury during an exercise class at the Mark Twain Athletic & Fitness Center from April 18 was reported during the day to UMSL PD. April 22: UMSL PD responded to an... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Sierra Rep Jr. presents jumping frog tale in interactive musicalCOLUMBIA — Sierra Repertory Theatre Jr. will present a brand new children’s mus
Sierra Rep Jr. presents jumping frog tale in interactive musical
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
COLUMBIA — Sierra Repertory Theatre Jr. will present a brand new children’s musical based on the classic Mark Twain tale of the same name, “The Jumping Frog of Calaveras County,” May 11 -15 at 10 a.m. at the Fallon House Theatre in Columbia State... Read more
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Billboard
American Country Countdown Awards 2016: See the Winners List (Updating Live)– Luke Bryan “Die a Happy Man” – Thomas Rhett Touring Artist of the YearGarth
American Country Countdown Awards 2016: See the Winners List (Updating Live)
Billboard / Posted 2 days ago
– Luke Bryan “Die a Happy Man” – Thomas Rhett Touring Artist of the YearGarth Brooks Kenny Chesney Luke Bryan Shania Twain Zac Brown Band Editor's note: Billboard is an affiliate company of one of the American Country Countdown's... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Stagecoach 2016: Backstage with singer-songwriter Ruthie Collinscountry sales charts, Collins saluted several of her female musical role models
Stagecoach 2016: Backstage with singer-songwriter Ruthie Collins
Los Angeles Times / Posted 2 days ago
country sales charts, Collins saluted several of her female musical role models, including Trisha Yearwood, Shania Twain and Stevie Nicks. After her set, relaxing in the backstage media tent, Collins said she grew up on a grape farm in... Read more
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The Economic Times
Wearable revolution arrives on Brooklyn Bridge firstcompany that will have the instincts and design skills of fashion and the back
Wearable revolution arrives on Brooklyn Bridge first
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
company that will have the instincts and design skills of fashion and the back end of research and IP,"Parkes said, pointing out that current fashion start-ups exist in one sphere and tech start-ups in another, and, generally, never the twain do me... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
Choral show, Mark Twain performance set for this weekgrandfather and the story resumes.For information, call 634-9057.On the web and
Choral show, Mark Twain performance set for this week
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 2 days ago
grandfather and the story resumes.For information, call 634-9057.On the web and Facebook: newberncivictheatre.org3. ‘Mark Twain Day and Night’Sun Journal writer and photographer Bill Hand turns to his acting side Friday when he reprises his... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
Mark Twain's New Bern connectionIf you see my performance as Mark Twain this Friday at the History Center — or
Mark Twain's New Bern connection
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 2 days ago
If you see my performance as Mark Twain this Friday at the History Center — or if you caught the show a month ago in Oriental — you will know the story of Aunt Rachel. If you see my performance as Mark Twain this Friday at the History Center — or if... Read more
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