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The Journal-Standard
William Avery Rockefeller reported to have lived in Freeport, part 2My last column introduced Dr. William Levingston, purported to have been the my
The Journal-Standard / Posted 2 days ago
My last column introduced Dr. William Levingston, purported to have been the mysterious bigamist father of Standard Oil magnate John D. Rockefeller. At the turn of the century, Dr. Levingston lived on West Clark Street where current owner Jill Duke... Read more
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Business Wire
The Knickerbocker Hotel Selected as Fantasy Gift in Neiman Marcus’ Legendary Christmas BookNEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Neiman Marcus today announced the selection of “Fant
Business Wire / Posted 6 days ago
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Neiman Marcus today announced the selection of “Fantasy Gifts” in its prestigious 2017 Christmas Book, including an exclusive takeover of The Knickerbocker Hotel’s highly anticipated New Year’s Eve celebration in 2018. The... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Chernow rescues Grant from the ash heap of historyNEW YORK — Ron Chernow’s timing is exquisite, even if it took six years and 25,
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
NEW YORK — Ron Chernow’s timing is exquisite, even if it took six years and 25,000 index cards to get to this moment. As Americans debate the case of Confederate general Robert E. Lee, the biographer of Hamilton — the “Hamilton” who inspired the... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Getting down to the origin of 'feather merchant' sayingor topics for me. The questions range from "Where's Twoey?" to those of a more
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 12 days ago
or topics for me. The questions range from "Where's Twoey?" to those of a more substantive nature. At a program I did, a man approached me and asked how I felt about talking to a bunch of "feather merchants." The attendees were retired... Read more
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Inquirier.net
From heavy to light–and on pointes: BP restages ‘Amada’ and other classics“Amada,” the theater and dance adaptation of Nick Joaquin’s “Summer Solstice,”
Inquirier.net / Posted 14 days ago
“Amada,” the theater and dance adaptation of Nick Joaquin’s “Summer Solstice,” combines ballet, modern dance, folklore and ethinic music. -PHOTOS BY LYN RILLON Alice Reyes was at the sidelines watching a dozen or so young dancers sit on folded legs,... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Calendar: Oct. 5-113:30 p.m. -- "The Great Pumpkin" at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. St
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 17 days ago
3:30 p.m. -- "The Great Pumpkin" at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. Stories, activities and fun for ages 5-8. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit library.cityofdenton.com. YOUTH & TEEN 1 to 3 p.m. -- Homeschool Teen Gaming Club for ages 11-17... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Friday mailbag on reading Playboy for the articles, Butch's future, NCAA hoops cheating, Protests and NFL picks and hatemailFrom Mark S. Jay - Love listening to say what I'm thinking on Press Row. You g
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 24 days ago
From Mark S. Jay - Love listening to say what I'm thinking on Press Row. You guys are great. Buddy of mine and I were talking about Hugh Hefner's death and wonder what you think the Rushmore of wink-wink lies of all-time are? Picking up Playboy... Read more
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Philly.com
How do you top 'Hamilton'? Author Ron Chernow is about to find outNEW YORK – Ron Chernow’s timing is exquisite, even if it took six years and 25,
Philly.com / Posted 24 days ago
NEW YORK – Ron Chernow’s timing is exquisite, even if it took six years and 25,000 index cards to get to this moment. As Americans debate the continued reverence for Confederate general Robert E. Lee in the wake of the Charlottesville, Virginia,... Read more
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The Washington Times
Silicon Valley now seen as greedyANALYSIS/OPINION: Opinion of high-tech mavens is shifting from cool to greedy
The Washington Times / Posted 25 days ago
ANALYSIS/OPINION: Opinion of high-tech mavens is shifting from cool to greedy When left and right finally agree on something, watch out: The unthinkable becomes normal. So it is with changing attitudes toward Silicon Valley. For the last two... Read more
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Daily Pennsylvanian
Group Think | Should Penn end its event monitoring policies?GROUP THINK is The Daily Pennsylvanian’s round table section, where we throw a
Daily Pennsylvanian / Posted 28 days ago
GROUP THINK is The Daily Pennsylvanian’s round table section, where we throw a question at the columnists and see what answers stick. Read your favorite columnist, or read them all. This past weekend a petition calling for Penn to roll back its... Read more
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Op-Ed News
The Abuses of Historyin the business of manipulating facts. Some use facts to tell truths, however u
Op-Ed News / Posted 28 days ago
in the business of manipulating facts. Some use facts to tell truths, however unpleasant. But many more omit, highlight and at times distort them in ways that sustain national myths and buttress dominant narratives. The failure by most of the... Read more
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WA Today
The best US share investment since 1926? AppleThe iPhone helped to catapult Apple into its position as the world's most valua
WA Today / Posted 30 days ago
The iPhone helped to catapult Apple into its position as the world's most valuable publicly traded company. But now Apple has another and, arguably, more exalted stock market distinction. In the history of the markets since 1926, Apple has generated... Read more
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Canberra Times
The best US share investment since 1926? AppleThe iPhone helped to catapult Apple into its position as the world's most valua
Canberra Times / Posted 30 days ago
The iPhone helped to catapult Apple into its position as the world's most valuable publicly traded company. But now Apple has another and, arguably, more exalted stock market distinction. In the history of the markets since 1926, Apple has generated... Read more
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The Age
The best US investment since 1926? AppleThe iPhone helped to catapult Apple into its position as the world's most valua
The Age / Posted 30 days ago
The iPhone helped to catapult Apple into its position as the world's most valuable publicly traded company. But now Apple has another and, arguably, more exalted stock market distinction. In the history of the markets since 1926, Apple has generated... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
The best US investment since 1926? AppleThe iPhone helped to catapult Apple into its position as the world's most valua
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 30 days ago
The iPhone helped to catapult Apple into its position as the world's most valuable publicly traded company. But now Apple has another and, arguably, more exalted stock market distinction. In the history of the markets since 1926, Apple has generated... Read more
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