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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.
Jim Parsons takes the Ice Bucket Challenge (August 17, 2014)
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Police Fatally Shoot Another Black Male Near Ferguson
4 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News
This July 31, 2014 photo shows interior designer Jan Showers holding her book "Glamorous Retreats," at her home in Dallas.
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A musical about Bob Marley that uses the Jamaican reggae icon's music is in the works for next year.
12 hrs ago | Majic 95.9 WYNT-FM
G.R.L. has been in the studio recording songs for the album, infusing their catchy, bright dance-pop with sassy, vivacious attitude.
13 hrs ago | WHDH
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.
16 hrs ago | Chico Enterprise-Record
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.
A labor crisis threatening to shut down New York's Metropolitan Opera the largest opera house in the world appears to have been averted.
"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.
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 .
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.
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.
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.
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.
In this photo taken on Aug. 8, 2014, a large mural is displayed at the Skagit County Fair in Mount Vernon, Wash.
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.
Miami City Ballet will debut in March a new work that is a collaboration between choreographer Justin Peck and contemporary street artist Shepard Fairey.
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.
Updated: Tue Aug 19, 2014 10:27 pm
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