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Swissinfo
A political education in theory and in practiceAndrus Hatem May 24, 2016 - 11:00 “I have never let my schooling interfere with
A political education in theory and in practice
Swissinfo / Posted 36 minutes ago
Andrus Hatem May 24, 2016 - 11:00 “I have never let my schooling interfere with my education,” American author Mark Twain once declared. While learning about politics, I’ve rarely had that problem. In Switzerland, my exposure to a distinctly... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Quigley victim of smear campaignEditor, There’s a famous quote variously attributed to either Mark Twain or Wi
Quigley victim of smear campaign
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 2 hours ago
Editor, There’s a famous quote variously attributed to either Mark Twain or Winston Churchill to wit: A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth gets its pants on. Right now, no one knows that better than John Quigley, who resigned as... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
HS Report: Monday’s scores and headlines(CF); Jacob Robertson (Tioga); Josh Dean (WP); Aaron Oliver (T-burg). Elmira N
HS Report: Monday’s scores and headlines
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 3 hours ago
(CF); Jacob Robertson (Tioga); Josh Dean (WP); Aaron Oliver (T-burg). Elmira Notre Dame 217, Thomas A. Edison 280 At Mark Twain, par 36 END: Michael Stearns 36, Toby Wirth 44, Brooks Glovins 44, Ryan Steed 46, Hunter Patrick 47. TAE: Kyle Lockner... Read more
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Rolla Daily News
St. James High School graduates told to cherish small momentswhen serving their country to protect freedoms. Page 2 of 2 - Valley-Mendoza e
St. James High School graduates told to cherish small moments
Rolla Daily News / Posted 4 hours ago
when serving their country to protect freedoms. Page 2 of 2 - Valley-Mendoza ended his remarks with a quote from Mark Twain, who said, “The two most important days in your life are the day you are born and the day you find out... Read more
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EContent Magazine
The 'Death' of Digital Marketingmarketing is dead. You've probably heard all of this before and are not really
The 'Death' of Digital Marketing
EContent Magazine / Posted 5 hours ago
marketing is dead. You've probably heard all of this before and are not really sure what to make of it. To paraphrase Mark Twain, the reports of the death of digital marketing have been greatly exaggerated. It's true that the phrase "digital... Read more
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Daily Mail
How a generation of preemie babies were savedwho had gone on to do great things. Among those were Charles Darwin, Sir Isaac
How a generation of preemie babies were saved
Daily Mail / Posted 6 hours ago
who had gone on to do great things. Among those were Charles Darwin, Sir Isaac Newton, Napoleon, Victor Hugo and Mark Twain. Though the stall sat side by side with 'freak show' attractions, Couney ran a professional set up. Couney, who had... Read more
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Philly.com
Doc charged with dispensing pills to Pagan patients calls feds 'bullies'said, jabbing a finger at the prosecution table as he launched into a 45-minute
Doc charged with dispensing pills to Pagan patients calls feds 'bullies'
Philly.com / Posted 9 hours ago
said, jabbing a finger at the prosecution table as he launched into a 45-minute polemic that drew from P.T. Barnum, Mark Twain, the Old Testament and, of course, the TV show M*A*S*H. "The bullies are going to learn a lesson. I'm not going to be... Read more
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The Daily Voice - New Rochelle
Habitat For Humanity Celebrates Historic New Rochelletours will begin at the Gateways of New Rochelle at 659 Main St., opposite the
Habitat For Humanity Celebrates Historic New Rochelle
The Daily Voice - New Rochelle / Posted 10 hours ago
tours will begin at the Gateways of New Rochelle at 659 Main St., opposite the Carnegie Library in front of where Mark Twain writings were published. “There are 82 historic sites and we believe this will be an exciting program," Killoran... Read more
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ABC News
Who Is This Future Game Show Host?Celebration at Gracias Madre, Aug. 23, 2014 in West Hollywood, Calif. Seth Pop
Who Is This Future Game Show Host?
ABC News / Posted 14 hours ago
Celebration at Gracias Madre, Aug. 23, 2014 in West Hollywood, Calif. Seth Poppel/Yearbook Library | Getty Images Shania Twain seen here in grade 12 in 1983 at Timmins High and Vocational Timmins, Canada. Right, Shania Twain performs at the... Read more
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The Current
Campus Crime Report: May 23out with a fire extinguisher. There was no reported damage to the apartment. At
Campus Crime Report: May 23
The Current / Posted 15 hours ago
out with a fire extinguisher. There was no reported damage to the apartment. At 1:50 p.m., a debit card was found on Mark Twain Drive and turned in to the UMSL PD for safekeeping. May 16: No incidents were reported on this date. May 17: At 6:40... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Power Back On For Thousands In Tuolumne CountyUpdate at 9 a.m.: PG&E reports the lights are back on for more than 2800 PG&E c
Power Back On For Thousands In Tuolumne County
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 19 hours ago
Update at 9 a.m.: PG&E reports the lights are back on for more than 2800 PG&E customers in the Twain Harte, Bellview and Cedar Ridge areas. However, there is no word from the company on exactly what caused the electricity to go out. Customers were... Read more
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iTWire
Quiet please – I need my spaceQuads. Hotel space. Couches. Rotating desk assignments. Standing desks. Treadmi
Quiet please – I need my space
iTWire / Posted yesterday
Quads. Hotel space. Couches. Rotating desk assignments. Standing desks. Treadmill desks. No desks. With apologies to Mark Twain, there’s no such thing as a new office design. We just take old ideas, put them into a kind of kaleidoscope, and turn.... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
The story of the Niagara River: The water wonder of the worldWilde, Richard Nixon, Pierre Trudeau, Marilyn Monroe, Winston Churchill, Shirle
The story of the Niagara River: The water wonder of the world
The Globe and Mail / Posted yesterday
Wilde, Richard Nixon, Pierre Trudeau, Marilyn Monroe, Winston Churchill, Shirley Temple, Abraham Lincoln, Mark Twain, Charles Blondin, Wild Bill Hickok, Laura Secord, H.G. Wells, Charles Dickens, Helen Keller, Sir Harry Oakes, Jimmy... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Police seek suspect who robbed restaurant at gunpointApril 20, police said the armed suspect entered and robbed the restaurant in th
Police seek suspect who robbed restaurant at gunpoint
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted yesterday
April 20, police said the armed suspect entered and robbed the restaurant in the 3500 block of South Maryland Parkway, near Twain Avenue. The suspect robbed the victims at gunpoint and took an undisclosed amount of money and then fled the... Read more
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The Buffalo News
The Mastery of Frank Deford – Two Pages at a Timeminutes or so of talking. Deford makes his point in the time allotted, and move
The Mastery of Frank Deford – Two Pages at a Time
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
minutes or so of talking. Deford makes his point in the time allotted, and moves on. This isn’t as easy as it looks. Mark Twain had the right idea when he said, “I didn’t have time to write a short letter, so I wrote a long one instead.” Deford... Read more
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CBS News
​The Breakers and Marble HousePreservation Society of Newport County. Both are also National Historic Landmar
​The Breakers and Marble House
CBS News / Posted yesterday
Preservation Society of Newport County. Both are also National Historic Landmarks -- and make very clear why author Mark Twain coined the expression "The Gilded Age." The Gothic Room at Marble House in Newport, R.I. Ira Kerns/Preservation... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Former Missouri state park director dead at 97John Pershing in Laclede (he led U.S. troops in Europe in World War I); and not
Former Missouri state park director dead at 97
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
John Pershing in Laclede (he led U.S. troops in Europe in World War I); and noted author and humorist Samuel Clemons (Mark Twain) in northeast Missouri's Florida (now on the edge of Mark Twain Lake). Jaeger also worked with then-Gov. James Blair... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Bertucci, Frank of Russellville earn state medalsNJROTC 53; 3. Bourbon 37; 4. Sarcoxie 33; 5. (tie) Monroe City, College Heights
Bertucci, Frank of Russellville earn state medals
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
NJROTC 53; 3. Bourbon 37; 4. Sarcoxie 33; 5. (tie) Monroe City, College Heights Christian 31; 7. Malden 25; 8. Mark Twain 23; 9. (tie) Crane, Russellville 22; 11. (tie) Penney, Kelly 20; 13. Clever 19; 14. Butler 18; 15. (tie) Woodland,... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
The Grim SleeperHistory doesn't repeat itself, Mark Twain among many others is supposed to have
The Grim Sleeper
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
History doesn't repeat itself, Mark Twain among many others is supposed to have observed, but it rhymes. Decades ago, the case that both fascinated and repelled Angelenos and the rest of the American public went by the name of the Black Dahlia... Read more
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Dyersburg State Gazette
DHS 2016 commencement celebration honors 170 seniorsat school, the band at football games, the inside joke of your math class, runn
DHS 2016 commencement celebration honors 170 seniors
Dyersburg State Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
at school, the band at football games, the inside joke of your math class, running to turkey day and knocking down Mark Twain ... oh, I mean, Mr. Ferrell. Dyersburg is our teachers becoming our friends, the energy of pep rallies and student... Read more
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NJ Biz
Close Up: Anne B. Remley of NAI James E. Hansonpassion: Watching my sons play basketball. eating out, bargain hunting. Someth
Close Up: Anne B. Remley of NAI James E. Hanson
NJ Biz / Posted 2 days ago
passion: Watching my sons play basketball. eating out, bargain hunting. Something about you that your co-workers don’t know: I’m basically an open book, but they might not know that I’m related to Mark Twain: third cousin, seven time... Read more
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CBC.ca
Raptors too much for Cavs to handle in Game 3basket. He waved his arms to prompt cheers from the delirious Raptors crowd tha
Raptors too much for Cavs to handle in Game 3
CBC.ca / Posted 2 days ago
basket. He waved his arms to prompt cheers from the delirious Raptors crowd that included Canadian country singer Shania Twain and retired NFL star Terrell Owens. The fans needed little prompting. With the crowd on its feet as the clock ticked... Read more
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TSN
Raptors hand Cavs first playoff loss with dominating win in Game 3basket. He waved his arms to prompt cheers from the delirious Raptors crowd tha
Raptors hand Cavs first playoff loss with dominating win in Game 3
TSN / Posted 2 days ago
basket. He waved his arms to prompt cheers from the delirious Raptors crowd that included Canadian country singer Shania Twain and retired NFL star Terrell Owens. The fans needed little prompting. With the Air Canada Centre crowd on its feet as... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Toronto Raptors beat Cavs 99-84 to cut Cleveland's series lead to 2basket. He waved his arms to prompt cheers from the delirious Raptors crowd tha
Toronto Raptors beat Cavs 99-84 to cut Cleveland's series lead to 2
Brandon Sun / Posted 2 days ago
basket. He waved his arms to prompt cheers from the delirious Raptors crowd that included Canadian country singer Shania Twain and retired NFL star Terrell Owens. The fans needed little prompting. With the Air Canada Centre crowd on its feet as... Read more
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The China Post
Deposition text: Cosby's wife refused to answer many queriesunspecified damages, was filed. In this Oct. 26, 2009 file photo, comedian Bil
Deposition text: Cosby's wife refused to answer many queries
The China Post / Posted 2 days ago
unspecified damages, was filed. In this Oct. 26, 2009 file photo, comedian Bill Cosby, left, and his wife Camille appear at the John F. Kennedy Center for Performing Arts before he received the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor in Washington.... Read more
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Daily Mail
Missouri grad didn't miss single day of high school in THIRTEEN yearsstudents and staff and that the entire school was proud of him. According to h
Missouri grad didn't miss single day of high school in THIRTEEN years
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
students and staff and that the entire school was proud of him. According to his Facebook page, Dauma also worked at Mark Twain Riverboat. Dauma is due to start a six year med school program in the Fall at the University of Missouri-Kansas... Read more
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asianage
Sharing the world through dancelook at new understandings of our established and perennial perceptions of “Dha
Sharing the world through dance
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
look at new understandings of our established and perennial perceptions of “Dharma-Adarma” the first evening and “Can the Twain Meet” on the second which I attended. Rudyard Kipling’s well-known The Ballad of East and West was interpreted though... Read more
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Salon.com
We beat Donald Trump by mocking Donald Trump: What Bill Maher and Barack Obama understand about whipping a bullyspouts and breeds violent hatred. Nothing funny there. Political satire thrive
We beat Donald Trump by mocking Donald Trump: What Bill Maher and Barack Obama understand about whipping a bully
Salon.com / Posted 2 days ago
spouts and breeds violent hatred. Nothing funny there. Political satire thrives on irony. It does not have to shout. Mark Twain was one of America’s best. Though as racist, anti-immigrant, and anti-Catholic as the next man in the years before the... Read more
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Gulf News
Bill Cosby’s wife, Camille, refuses to answer questionsBill Cosby, left, and his wife Camille appear at the John F. Kennedy Center for
Bill Cosby’s wife, Camille, refuses to answer questions
Gulf News / Posted 3 days ago
Bill Cosby, left, and his wife Camille appear at the John F. Kennedy Center for Performing Arts before he received the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor in Washington. Cosby is spending millions of dollars on teams of high-priced lawyers across... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Linn's Nale takes second in 8009; 10. (tie) Bishop LeBlond, Crest Ridge and Butler 8; 13. East Prairie 7; 14.
Linn's Nale takes second in 800
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
9; 10. (tie) Bishop LeBlond, Crest Ridge and Butler 8; 13. East Prairie 7; 14. (tie) St. Vincent, Woodland and Mark Twain 6; 17. (tie) Marion C. Early and Maysville 5; 19. (tie) Skyline, Adrian and Sparta 4; 22. (tie) Pierce City and Summit... Read more
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Boston Globe
Go from Germany to Tokyo in one night at The Deanthe main area, watching strangers jump in to help strangers with forgotten line
Go from Germany to Tokyo in one night at The Dean
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
the main area, watching strangers jump in to help strangers with forgotten lines and missed lyrics, be it Jay-Z or Shania Twain, and cheering on the most uninhibited dancers. Plus, there’s some kind of magic that happens when a large group of... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
HS Report: Scores and headlines from Friday’s sports2-8; M-E 2-4. Saves: Garrett Miller (CV) 13; Matt Stocks (M-E) 13. Records: M-E
HS Report: Scores and headlines from Friday’s sports
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
2-8; M-E 2-4. Saves: Garrett Miller (CV) 13; Matt Stocks (M-E) 13. Records: M-E 14-3. Horseheads 215, Elmira 244 At Mark Twain GC (back 9, par 36) Horseheads: Emily Cunningham 50, Emmy Grosvenor 52, Sieun Park 56, Chloe Callahan 57. Elmira:... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Hartford Mayor vetoes budget cuts which would have impacted library branchesclose three Hartford Public Library branches. Bronin vetoed the reduction of t
Hartford Mayor vetoes budget cuts which would have impacted library branches
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 3 days ago
close three Hartford Public Library branches. Bronin vetoed the reduction of the $393,000 that would have closed the Mark Twain, Blue Hills and Camp Field library branches. These proposed cuts would have taken effect on July 1. According to the... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Hartford Mayor Vetoes Council Cuts That Threatened Libraryone on Blue Hills Ave, Campfield Ave and the one inside the Hartford Public Hig
Hartford Mayor Vetoes Council Cuts That Threatened Library
NBC Connecticut / Posted 3 days ago
one on Blue Hills Ave, Campfield Ave and the one inside the Hartford Public High School on Forest Street called the Mark Twain Branch. Bronin also vetoed a $1,000,000 reduction to the city's police department. The reduction was meant to cease... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Deposition text: Cosby’s wife refused to answer many queriesthe second row, greet the crowd at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performin
Deposition text: Cosby’s wife refused to answer many queries
WWLP Springfield / Posted 3 days ago
the second row, greet the crowd at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts before Bill Cosby received the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor in Washington . Camille says she shouldn't be subjected to "outrageous questions" about her... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Deposition text: Cosby's wife refused to answer many queriesBill Cosby, left, and his wife Camille appear at the John F. Kennedy Center for
Deposition text: Cosby's wife refused to answer many queries
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 3 days ago
Bill Cosby, left, and his wife Camille appear at the John F. Kennedy Center for Performing Arts before he received the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor in Washington. Cosby is spending millions of dollars on teams of high-priced lawyers across... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
Deposition text: Cosby's wife refused to answer many queriesBill Cosby, left, and his wife Camille appear at the John F. Kennedy Center for
Deposition text: Cosby's wife refused to answer many queries
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 3 days ago
Bill Cosby, left, and his wife Camille appear at the John F. Kennedy Center for Performing Arts before he received the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor in Washington. Cosby is spending millions of dollars on teams of high-priced lawyers across... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Deposition text: Cosby's wife refused to answer many queriesBill Cosby, left, and his wife Camille appear at the John F. Kennedy Center for
Deposition text: Cosby's wife refused to answer many queries
The Record Searchlight / Posted 3 days ago
Bill Cosby, left, and his wife Camille appear at the John F. Kennedy Center for Performing Arts before he received the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor in Washington. Cosby is spending millions of dollars on teams of high-priced lawyers across... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Deposition text: Cosby's wife refused to answer many queriesBill Cosby, left, and his wife Camille appear at the John F. Kennedy Center for
Deposition text: Cosby's wife refused to answer many queries
Naples Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
Bill Cosby, left, and his wife Camille appear at the John F. Kennedy Center for Performing Arts before he received the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor in Washington. Cosby is spending millions of dollars on teams of high-priced lawyers across... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Deposition text: Cosby's wife refused to answer many queriesBill Cosby, left, and his wife Camille appear at the John F. Kennedy Center for
Deposition text: Cosby's wife refused to answer many queries
Darien News-Review / Posted 3 days ago
Bill Cosby, left, and his wife Camille appear at the John F. Kennedy Center for Performing Arts before he received the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor in Washington. According to a transcript of the deposition released Friday, May 20, 2016,... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Deposition text: Cosby's wife refused to answer many queriesBill Cosby, left, and his wife Camille appear at the John F. Kennedy Center for
Deposition text: Cosby's wife refused to answer many queries
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 3 days ago
Bill Cosby, left, and his wife Camille appear at the John F. Kennedy Center for Performing Arts before he received the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor in Washington. Cosby is spending millions of dollars on teams of high-priced lawyers across... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Deposition text: Cosby's wife refused to answer many queriesBill Cosby, left, and his wife Camille appear at the John F. Kennedy Center for
Deposition text: Cosby's wife refused to answer many queries
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 3 days ago
Bill Cosby, left, and his wife Camille appear at the John F. Kennedy Center for Performing Arts before he received the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor in Washington. According to a transcript of the deposition released Friday, May 20, 2016,... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Deposition text: Cosby's wife refused to answer many queriesBill Cosby, left, and his wife Camille appear at the John F. Kennedy Center for
Deposition text: Cosby's wife refused to answer many queries
Brandon Sun / Posted 3 days ago
Bill Cosby, left, and his wife Camille appear at the John F. Kennedy Center for Performing Arts before he received the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor in Washington. According to a transcript of the deposition released Friday, May 20, 2016,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Deposition text: Cosby's wife refused to answer many queriesBill Cosby, left, and his wife Camille appear at the John F. Kennedy Center for
Deposition text: Cosby's wife refused to answer many queries
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
Bill Cosby, left, and his wife Camille appear at the John F. Kennedy Center for Performing Arts before he received the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor in Washington. According to a transcript of the deposition released Friday, May 20, 2016,... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Deposition text: Cosby's wife refused to answer many queriesBill Cosby, left, and his wife Camille appear at the John F. Kennedy Center for
Deposition text: Cosby's wife refused to answer many queries
Stamford Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
Bill Cosby, left, and his wife Camille appear at the John F. Kennedy Center for Performing Arts before he received the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor in Washington. According to a transcript of the deposition released Friday, May 20, 2016,... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Deposition text: Cosby's wife refused to answer many queriesBill Cosby, left, and his wife Camille appear at the John F. Kennedy Center for
Deposition text: Cosby's wife refused to answer many queries
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 3 days ago
Bill Cosby, left, and his wife Camille appear at the John F. Kennedy Center for Performing Arts before he received the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor in Washington. According to a transcript of the deposition released Friday, May 20, 2016,... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Deposition text: Cosby's wife refused to answer many queriesBill Cosby, left, and his wife Camille appear at the John F. Kennedy Center for
Deposition text: Cosby's wife refused to answer many queries
Connecticut Post / Posted 3 days ago
Bill Cosby, left, and his wife Camille appear at the John F. Kennedy Center for Performing Arts before he received the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor in Washington. According to a transcript of the deposition released Friday, May 20, 2016,... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Deposition text: Cosby's wife refused to answer many queriesBill Cosby, left, and his wife Camille appear at the John F. Kennedy Center for
Deposition text: Cosby's wife refused to answer many queries
The New Canaan News / Posted 3 days ago
Bill Cosby, left, and his wife Camille appear at the John F. Kennedy Center for Performing Arts before he received the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor in Washington. According to a transcript of the deposition released Friday, May 20, 2016,... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Deposition text: Cosby's wife refused to answer many queriesBill Cosby, left, and his wife Camille appear at the John F. Kennedy Center for
Deposition text: Cosby's wife refused to answer many queries
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 3 days ago
Bill Cosby, left, and his wife Camille appear at the John F. Kennedy Center for Performing Arts before he received the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor in Washington. Cosby is spending millions of dollars on teams of high-priced lawyers across... Read more
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Daily Herald
Carol Burnett takes the stageMay 22Sundays on Stage The Batavia Public Library, 10 S. Batavia Ave., hosts i
Carol Burnett takes the stage
Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
May 22Sundays on Stage The Batavia Public Library, 10 S. Batavia Ave., hosts its next Sundays on Stage program, "Mark Twain, 100 Years Later," with actor Dave Ehlert portraying humorist and author Mark Twain. The program focuses on Twain's... Read more
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