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2 hrs ago | The News Tribune

To Obama, war isn't war

Abraham Lincoln hated war as much as Barack Obama does. He saw so much more of it firsthand, lost friends in it and waged it on an immensely vaster scale than Obama has.


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4 hrs ago |

Desert film shoot on location in California City reminiscent of 'Road Warrior'

On August 1, 2014, a behind the scenes digital sneak peek occurred at approximately 5 a.m. .


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8 hrs ago | Cinema Blend News

Gabriele Muccino Directing Thriller Near Death

Gabriele Muccino was a filmmaker plucked out of relative obscurity to showcase Will Smith as a serious dramatic actor.


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8 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

Farewell signatures: Don Bradman, The Big Bang Theory star buck the trend

Farewell then to that hopeless scrawl, barely legible and little read and now gone the way of tollbooth collectors, long division, candlewicking and hornware.


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11 hrs ago | Route 66 News

Bloomington lands a grant for new visitors center

Posted by Ron Warnick in Attractions , History , Museums . Tags: Bloomington , Cruisin' with Lincoln on 66 , McLean County Museum of History , Pontiac IL trackback As expected, the Illinois Office of Tourism officially pledged Wednesday to give Bloomington a $249,000 grant to help build a new visitors center downtown, according to WJBC radio .


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12 hrs ago | The Daily Beast

The Director Isn't Finished YetBy Andrew Romano

One year after retiring from film because he wasn't having fun, Steven Soderbergh is back with the brutal and beautiful Cinemax show 'The Knick.'


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15 hrs ago | Smithsonian Blog

Part II: "The Lady Nurse of Ward E" bids adieu to Washington, D.C.

This post by Curator Diane Wendt continues the story of Civil War nurse Amanda Akin , which began in Part I .


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Thu Jul 31, 2014

The Aiken Standard

Arts and Humanities: Columnist offers travel diary in three parts

Submitted photo Pictured, from left, are the four travelers Emily Geyer, Michael Budd, Tom Mack and Andrew Geyer having lunch at the Wig and Mitre.


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Roosevelt's congressional frustration is familiar

I love a good book on U.S. history, and Doris Kearns Goodwin's latest is one of the best I've seen.


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Wall Street Journal

Lee Pace on 'Guardians of the Galaxy,' 'The Hobbit' and 'Halt and Catch Fire'

You've seen glimpses of him kicking butt as elf king Thranduil in the trailer for "The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies," and this weekend you can see much more of the actor as villain Ronan the Accuser in Marvel's "Guardians of the Galaxy."


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KWQC-TV Davenport

Agency could cut hours at Illinois historic sites

Illinois officials say budget cuts will force them to consider cutting hours at some state historic sites after the Labor Day holiday.


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Erie Canal Park in Camillus is putting on a special celebration

The Erie Canal Park in Camillus will be celebrating "The Erie Canal and the Civil War", on Saturday, August 9, from 10-4.


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The Revolution Was Not Televised - It Was Drawn

It's almost hard to imagine, but principles such as equal opportunity and security for all Americans, now widely accepted, were once considered extreme ideas.


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Wed Jul 30, 2014

The Morning Call

DeHaan's 'Devil's Knot' just a blip on movie landscape

There was a lot of hoopla surrounding Allentown native Dane DeHaan when he played Harry Osborn in " The Amazing Spider-Man 2." The film, which arrives on DVD and Blu-ray Aug. 19, picked up $786 million at the box office and is the sixth-highest grossing picture of the year.


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WYMG-FM Springfield


Numbers released by the Illinois Office of Tourism indicates the Springfield area continues to be a big draw for visitors.


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New Jersey Herald

College Basketball: Sussex County scoring champ Tobin preps for final hoops season at ESU

Photo by Daniel Free/New Jersey Herald - East Stroudsburg University's Matt Tobin, a former Hopatcong High School basketball standout, instructs a group of fifth- through eighth-graders on July 14 at the B.T. Basketball Camp in Sparta.


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6 (3) Best & 6 (3) Worst Historical Movie Epics of the 2000s

The first trailer for Ridley Scott's upcoming Exodus: Gods and Kings landed [a few weeks earlier], and it certainly seems like a return to familiar territory for the veteran director, who has helmed several big-budget epics over the last decade.


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British film fanatics watch one film up to 29 times study reveals

Movie mad Britons get so hooked on one film, they watch it up to 29 times, a study has revealed.


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Celebrity Birthdays, July 30: Terry Crews, Laurence Fishburne and Jamie Pressly

Actor and former American football player Terry Crews turns 46 today. Crews was drafted by the Los Angeles Rams in the 11th round of the 1991 NFL Draft.


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Daily Mail

Previously unpublished 1860 letter in which Abraham Lincoln shows...

Brave Abby Hernandez stares down alleged kidnapper in court after it's revealed she may have been held captive in a shipping container next to his house National Guard on US-Mexico border can't make arrests but serve as 'a powerful reminder that what you are doing is a crime', says Rick Perry The Islamic State Killing Fields: ISS releases ... (more)


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