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1 hr ago | Bellingham Herald

DelBene, challengers in primary differ on immigration, Obamacare

In one of Whatcom County's most competitive primary races, voters will be able to take their pick of 1st Congressional District representative from a list that includes a Democrat, an independent, and a handful of Republicans whose views differ about as much as their listed party preferences.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Whatcom County, WA, US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Suzan DelBene, Documentary Movies, Drama Movies, Lincoln

2 hrs ago | IcNorthWales

Game of Thrones: Flintshire-born Jonathan Pryce to join cast

Welsh actor Jonathan Pryce is set to take on a starring role in the new series of Game of Thrones.

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Related Topix: Game of Thrones, Entertainment, Television, History Movies, Drama Movies, The New World, Adventure, Musical Movies, Evita, Jonathan Pryce

6 hrs ago | Collider

First Night at the Museum 3 Images: Downton Abbey's Dan Stevens Debuts as Lancelot

Officially titled Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb , the third and final entry in the franchise takes the action to London's British Museum and the city as a whole, where Downton Abbey star Dan Stevens brings the legendary Lancelot to life.

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Related Topix: Dan Stevens, Blues, Wilson, Drama Movies

7 hrs ago | Vanity Fair

Who Wore It Best: Christy Turlington or Kirsten Dunst?

In the latest installment of Who Wore It Best, the Fug Girls take on Christy Turlington and Kirsten Dunst , who both appear to have a fascination with a certain French queen.

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Related Topix: Marie Antoinette, Drama Movies

7 hrs ago | WVIZ-TV Cleveland

Building a Better Teacher

Movies are filled with inspiring teachers. Think Michelle Pfeiffer in Dangerous Minds , or Robin Williams in Dead Poets Society .

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Related Topix: Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Dangerous Minds, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Celebrities, Michelle Pfeiffer, Dead Poets Society, Robin Williams

10 hrs ago | Radio Times

Is Joaquin Phoenix set to play Marvel's Doctor Strange instead of Benedict Cumberbatch?

The star of Walk the Line and The Master is said to be "further along than just the offer stage" in negotiations to play the superhero Sorry, Benedict Cumberbatch fans.

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Related Topix: The Master, Music!, Walk the Line, Drama Movies, Sherlock, Entertainment, Television, Celebrities, Joaquin Phoenix, Benedict Cumberbatch, Weird

11 hrs ago | WWL-TV New Orleans

10 best bucket-list U.S. history sites, including NOLA, from Ken Burns

History is best understood by walking the ground where it happened, says filmmaker Ken Burns.

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Related Topix: Mark Twain, Vocal, Texas, Documentary Movies, Drama Movies, Lincoln

13 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Waiting on a new name at the Government Printing Office

It's not as big a change as you might imagine. It's the same exact job. Cannon has worked for four years at the Government Printing Office making printing plates, a job he did commercially for three decades.

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Related Topix: Lincoln, Documentary Movies, Drama Movies, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Representative Brad Wenstrup, US Senate, Democrat, Amy Klobuchar, Saxby Chambliss, Entertainment

17 hrs ago | Psychology Today

Rock Bottom is a Good Starting Point

When someone 'hits rock bottom,' there's no lower to go. Hitting the bottom is so painful that it's enough to motivate a person to recover.

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Related Topix: New York, New York, Musical Movies, Drama Movies, Sport Movies, Raging Bull

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Post-gazette.com

Why World War I gets short shrift in U.S. schools

Few, if any, probably know that 100 years ago today Emperor Franz Joseph of Austria-Hungary declared war on Serbia - the first in what will be a cascade of World War I centennials over the next two weeks, each darker and bloodier than the last.

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Related Topix: History in the News, Pittsburgh, PA, Squirrel Hill (Pittsburgh, PA), Documentary Movies, Drama Movies, Lincoln, War Horse, Education Etc.

Examiner.com

'The Women' - Classic Hollywood at the Napa Valley Opera House, 7/29

On Tuesday, July 29 at 7:00pm, the Napa Valley Opera House will screen the 1939 MGM classic comedy, The Women .

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Related Topix: Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, The Women, Best of 2007, Marie Antoinette, New York

Deseret News

OLRC stages strong drama 'Elephant Man' as final summer production

"THE ELEPHANT MAN," through Aug. 2, Caine Lyric Theatre, 28 W. Center, Logan , running time: 2 hours and 10 minutes The 1979 Tony Award-winning "The Elephant Man," which chronicles the true story of John Merrick and his caretaker Dr. Frederick Treves, breathes a breath of life into an otherwise so-so summer season of the Old Lyric Repertory Company ... (more)

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Related Topix: Drama Movies, The Elephant Man, Frederick Treves, Theater, Arts

KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

10 Great Mob Movies Not Made by Scorsese or Coppola

It's just too easy. If someone asks you to name the best mob movies, the knee-jerk responses are almost always 'The Godfather' or 'Goodfellas' or 'The Godfather Part II' or 'The Departed' or 'The Godfather Part III' wait, no one ever says that one.

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Related Topix: The Untouchables, Thriller, History Movies, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Stone, Mystery Movies, Action Movies, Adventure, Celebrities, Robert De Niro, Bugsy

Observer & Eccentric

Honest Abe: Local man a proud Lincoln lookalike

Ron Carley has used his impeccable likeness to one of the country's most-loved presidents to create quite a stir when he's out in public.

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Related Topix: Documentary Movies, Drama Movies, Lincoln, Livonia, MI, Redford, MI, Canton, MI

Stroudnewsand Journal

Comment: Do we just have to put up and shut up?

IN a bitter sweet twist this week our beautiful Slad Valley was saved from the developers and Laurie Lee 's setting for his famous novel Cider With Rosie could once again retreat into the Gloucestershire countryside.

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Related Topix: Cider with Rosie, Drama Movies

MarketWatch

The Rolling Stones' Mick Jagger performs during a concert at the Tele2 arena in Stockholm on July 1

For five decades, he has arguably been the voice of rock and roll. And in that time period, he's gotten no satisfaction, asked for sympathy for the devil, rolled some tumbling dice, offered to show up with a case of wine around 12 with some Puerto Rican girls just dying to meet you, and said if you start him up he'll never stop.

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Related Topix: Mick Jagger, Pop/Rock, The Rolling Stones, Crime Movies, Ned Kelly, Western, Action Movies

Arkansas Online

Pick your historic day

Alert Reader, in this case a history professor here in Arkansas, noted a considerable gap--78 years--in my regularly revised July the Fourth column, which lists memorable dates in American history.

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Related Topix: Arkansas, Documentary Movies, Lincoln, Drama Movies

Sat Jul 26, 2014

IcNetwork

Game of Thrones: Jonathan Pryce joins the cast as pious High Sparrow

The Flintshire-born film star has been announced as one of the new cast members for season five of the fantasy drama Welsh actor Jonathan Pryce is set to take on a starring role in the new series of Game of Thrones.

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Related Topix: Drama Movies, The New World, History Movies, Adventure, Musical Movies, Evita, Jonathan Pryce

FOX23

Fascinating Fact:

Joaquin Phoenix has become the frontrunner to land the title role in Marvel Studios' "Doctor Strange."

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Related Topix: Walk the Line, Drama Movies, Music!, Celebrities, Joaquin Phoenix, Entertainment

WWBN-FM Burton

18 Rock + Metal Musician Movie Cameos [Watch]

Ever watched a lovely film only to find yourself rubbing your eyes and saying, "Wait a minute, is that?!" After closer inspection, it turns out one of your favorite musicians has made a surprise cameo! What a bonus! There are plenty of rock and metal musicians who have acted in starring or supporting roles for the big screen, but you won't find ... (more)

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Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Drama Movies, The People vs. Larry Flynt, Celebrities, Courtney Love

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