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2 hrs ago | Lancashire Telegraph

Clitheroe artist drew his way back from heartache

It took 30 years for Tony Begolo to rediscover his creative gift. Now he's making up for lost time as an acclaimed artist, as TONY DEWHURST discovered TONY Begolo crouches over a striking portrait of Abraham Lincoln, while the arrow-sharp graphite pencil in his right hand brings his interpretation of a faded 1865 photograph of the assassinated ... (more)

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6 hrs ago | Chorley Citizen

Stourbridge author's best-selling story set to hit the big screen

HOLLYWOOD'S take on the bestselling debut novel by Stourbridge author SJ Watson is finally set to hit the big screen this week.

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10 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

'Stolen' nude photos of Jennifer Lawrence leaked online by hacker

Provocative photos of Oscar-winner Jennifer Lawrence were leaked online Sunday in what appears to be a sizable breach pulled off by a hacker or hackers.

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13 hrs ago | The Day

Broadway season features Sting, Jackman and Peter Pan

The coming Broadway season has something for everyone - a musical by Sting, a magician-filled SUV, the incomparable Hugh Jackman, the equally regal Helen Mirren, a musical set in a funeral parlor and not one, but two Gyllenhaals.

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Related Topix: Animation Movies, Peter Pan, Family, Adventure, Musical Movies, Drama Movies, The Elephant Man, Celebrities, Glenn Close, Comedy Movies, The Producers, Matthew Broderick, September

17 hrs ago | Zap2it.com

'Ray Donovan': Jon Voight wanted Liev Schreiber 'No. 1 on the call sheet'

Jon Voight: Wendell Pierce is a tremendous actor. I wasn't really too aware of his work before this, but just working together on the set, it's a great joy.

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Related Topix: The Manchurian Candidate, War Movies, Drama Movies, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Science Fiction Movies, Ray, Short, Comedy Movies, Music!

Sun Aug 31, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Preview: The Sound of Music

Penny Lewis travelled to Singapore to see The Sound of Music ahead of the show opening in Wellington and Auckland.

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Stars and Stripes

The burning of Atlanta, seared into America's memory

There were fears in late 1939 that Pittsburgh-born David O. Selznick's much anticipated film "Gone With the Wind" might not be shown in the producer's hometown.

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The Capital-Journal

Killer of Lincoln's assassin once lived in Topeka

Colorful early-day Kansan Boston Corbett shot and killed President Abraham Lincoln's assassin, John Wilkes Booth, in 1865.

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Examiner.com

Tim McGraw releases new single, Shotgun Rider

Country icon Tim McGraw is preparing for the release of his upcoming album, SUNDOWN HEAVEN TOWN , with a brand new single, "Shotgun Rider."

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NewsBusters.org

Charles Pierce: He's 'Not Very Good' as a TV Host, But 'The...

Some politicians have the same public image throughout their careers. Others at least try to give themselves a makeover .

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

Jamaica Observer

51 years later, Dr King's dream remains unfulfilled

I write this commentary on August 28, 2014 - 51 years after the Reverend Dr Martin Luther King Jr made his famous "I have a dream" speech at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, DC.

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Daily Herald

Notable deaths last week

But Attenborough, who died at 90, was best known as Dickie. Baby-faced as a young actor and whitely bearded in his older age, Attenborough -- warmly known as "Dickie Darling" -- presided over six decades of British moviemaking as both an actor and filmmaker with a genial warmth that endeared him to his fans and fellow actors.

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NewsOne

Re: Farrakhan On Malcolm Shabazz Death: 'FBI Worked To Destroy Him, Malcolm X Legacy' [VIDEO]

During part 20 of his weekly series, The Time And What Must Be Done , Minister Louis Farrakhan of the Nation of Islam answered criticism about his deafening silence on the murder of Malcolm Shabazz , the grandson of iconic human rights activist and revolutionary, Malcolm X .

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ETonline

Reese Witherspoon and Oprah Celebrate 'Wild'

Reese Witherspoon celebrated her new movie Wild's world premiere with Oprah at the 41st Telluride Film Festival last night.

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Brandon Sun

Stephen Hawking, Brian Wilson among subjects at Toronto film fest

This year's Toronto International Film Festival, which runs Sept. 4 to 14, is a biopic buffet, featuring a number of high-profile films dramatically probing the lives of real people.

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National Geographic

Pictures: On Labor Day, Honoring Workers Around the World

Loggers fell a giant sequoia in California in 1917-an example of the pain, sweat, and grit of workers who are recognized on the U.S. holiday of Labor Day.

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NME

Steve Carell plays a killer in 'Foxcatcher' - watch new trailer

Steve Carell plays convicted killer John du Pont in Foxcatcher . A new trailer has been released.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

Suria

Porn king still fighting, on Hustler's...

Porn veteran Larry Flynt is celebrating the 40th birthday of his X-rated magazine Hustler -- and from his gold-plated wheelchair he is as combative as ever in fighting for free speech.

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Wall Street Journal

The Election That Saved the United States

On Aug. 31, 1864, the sweltering galleries of Chicago's largest assembly hall, known as the "Wigwam," erupted with wild yells as Gen.

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Bucks Herald

Will fancy toilets leave pub flush with award success?

Owner Helen Wood a decorated the ladies toilets like a Moulin Rouge-style boudoir, and the mens with a dramatic lightning theme, promoting admiring compliments from regulars.

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