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4 hrs ago | WGBH

A Native American Story That Leaves 'Feathers Or Leather' Cliches Behind

The new film Winter in the Blood is based on a landmark of literature from the American West: a novel, published to critical acclaim in 1974, about a 30-something American Indian man living in Montana.

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Related Topix: Literature, Poplar, MT

Madden 15 Gameplay! (So Much Rage!!)

Police Fatally Shoot Another Black Male Near Ferguson

Critics Slam 'Ice Bucket Challenge' as 'Slacktivism' and 'Stunt Philanthropy'

This Little Kid Is DEVASTATED When His Dad "Steals" His Ear and Nose

8 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

Decorating touches help retreats sparkle

This July 31, 2014 photo shows interior designer Jan Showers holding her book "Glamorous Retreats," at her home in Dallas.

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Related Topix: Home Listing, Home, Interior Design, Home Decorating, Marin County, CA

12 hrs ago | Home

Bob Marley musical to make premiere in Baltimore

A musical about Bob Marley that uses the Jamaican reggae icon's music is in the works for next year.

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Related Topix: Reggae, Bob Marley, Theater, Salt Lake City, UT

16 hrs ago | Majic 95.9 WYNT-FM

iHeartRadio On The Verge Artist: G.R.L.

G.R.L. has been in the studio recording songs for the album, infusing their catchy, bright dance-pop with sassy, vivacious attitude.

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Related Topix: Dance

17 hrs ago | WHDH

Jackie Chan's son detained in Beijing drug bust

The actor-son of Hong Kong action superstar Jackie Chan has been detained in Beijing on drug-related charges, the latest high-profile celebrity to be ensnared in one of China's biggest anti-drug crackdowns in two decades.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Jaycee Chan, Theater

20 hrs ago | Chico Enterprise-Record

India's film censor arrested for alleged bribery

Police say they have arrested the head of India's film censorship board for allegedly taking bribes in exchange for speeding up the approval of a film.

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Related Topix: Cinema

Yesterday | Droitwich Advertiser

New season of talks for photographic club

New members are welcome to join the club which meets every Monday at Chawson Barn, Old Chawson Lane, Droitwich from 8pm.

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Related Topix: Worcestershire County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Photography

Mon Aug 18, 2014

GPB.org

Met Opera Tentatively Settles With 2 Major Unions

A labor crisis threatening to shut down New York's Metropolitan Opera the largest opera house in the world appears to have been averted.

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Related Topix: Opera

Sentinel & Enterprise

'Captivated: Trials of Pamela Smart' a mix of media, murder

"Captivated: The Trials of Pamela Smart," a documentary debuting tonight at 9 on HBO, considers what happens when a murder trial is treated as entertainment and explores the role of the media in influencing the outcome.

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Related Topix: Movies, Entertainment, In a Dream, Theater, Horror Movies, Comedy Movies, Thriller, To Die For, Drama Movies

San Bernardino County Sun

L.B. Opera staging L.A. premiere of Northridge a earthquake operaa at Ford Amphitheatre

The Long Beach Opera is once again in the familiar position of being the first in the Los Angeles area to present a daring opera by an acclaimed composer, only this time the local company heads over to Hollywood for a one-night performance at the Ford Amphitheatre .

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Related Topix: Opera, Los Angeles, CA, Northridge (Los Angeles, CA), Northridge, CA, Hollywood (Los Angeles, CA)

WCTO-FM Lehigh Valley

"The Expendables 3" and "The Giver" Open Friday

The comedy Let's Be Cops opened on Wednesday, earning an estimated 5.2 million dollars after its first full day of release, according to Deadline.com.

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Related Topix: The Expendables, Theater, 13

Carlsbad Current-Argus

NYC's Met opera reaches deals with 2 unions

New York's Metropolitan Opera reached tentative labor deals with two of its largest unions early Monday while negotiations continued with 10 more unions in hopes of averting a lockout.

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Related Topix: Opera

The Wichita Eagle

Curator of education in love with the Masur Museum

Jenny Burnham was still a student at Louisiana Tech when she was recommended for an open position at the Masur Museum of Art.

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Related Topix: Photography, Family, Kids, Entertainment

Sun Aug 17, 2014

Wall Street Journal

To Kill or Not to Kill All the Lawyers?

The inscription on a novelty mug for sale at the Shakespeare Theatre Company's gift shop in Washington always gets a rise out of veteran trial lawyer David Epstein.

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Related Topix: Theater, Columbia University

ABS-CBN News

Italian-born soprano Licia Albanese dies in New York at 105

Italian-born American soprano Licia Albanese, whose technical skill and emotional intensity in works like "Madama Butterfly" and "La Traviata" made her a leading opera star, has died in New York City at age 105, her son said on Sunday.

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Related Topix: Albany, NY, Opera

Sunherald.com

Mural collecting dust is William Cumming original

In this photo taken on Aug. 8, 2014, a large mural is displayed at the Skagit County Fair in Mount Vernon, Wash.

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Related Topix: Mount Vernon, WA, Agriculture, Science, Painting

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Hip hop, graffiti in Lebanon tag a nation's woes

In this Monday, July 7, 2014 photo, Filipino Syrian rapper Nasser Shorbaji, 29, center, and Lebanese Marwan Alameh, 32, second right, laugh during a live broadcast of their show 'Bar Fight' at Radio Beirut, in Lebanon.

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Related Topix: World News, Middle East, Lebanon, Lebanon, IN, Painting, Israel, Naughty by Nature, Rap

The Island Packet

Street art shares the stage at Miami City Ballet

Miami City Ballet will debut in March a new work that is a collaboration between choreographer Justin Peck and contemporary street artist Shepard Fairey.

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Related Topix: Ballet, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama

The News Tribune

Best-sellers

2."The Goldfinch," by Donna Tartt A young man clings to a painting years after surviving an explosion at a museum that killed his mother.

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Related Topix: Painting, The Goldfinch, Books, All the Light We Cannot See

The Star

School giveaways amp up kids for school year

Staff Photo by Derrek Asberry Second-grader Tyj'Wan Robertson approves the arm painting he received from paraprofessional Linda Rhoden during the back-to-school event at Perry Park on Saturday.

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, Painting

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