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"Girls" Creator and Star Lena Dunham Hosts "Saturday Night Live" March 8
Lena Dunham, the creator and star of the acclaimed HBO series "Girls," makes her "Saturday Night Live" hosting debut March 8. The musical guest is The National, whose most recent album, "Trouble Will Find Me," received a 2014 Grammy nomination for Best Alternative Album; their documentary, "Mistaken For Strangers," hits theatres the last week of ... (more)
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Wed Mar 05, 2014
Stunning Photos Show Otter Attacking an Alligator
In a series of incredible photos, an otter is seen successfully preying on an alligator in Florida's Lake Woodruff National Wildlife Refuge.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Iranian man sentenced to having his eyes gouged out, right ear and...
Iranian man should have his eyes gouged out, right ear and nose cut off after hurling acid in young girl's face, court rules An Iranian man should have his eyes gouged out, his right ear and nose cut off after hurling acid in the face of a young girl.
DoJ backs networks in Supreme Court case
The US Department of Justice has come out in support of the major TV networks in their forthcoming Supreme Court case against Internet TV streaming service Aereo.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
The Globe and Mail
Now Trending: Girls star Lena Dunham to host Saturday Night Live
Lena Dunham will host the March 8 edition of the series, with indie rock band The National slated as musical guests.
Delta Joining Apple as Opposition to Anti-Gay Law Goes National
Companies from Delta Air Lines Inc. to AT&T Inc. are lobbying state legislators across the country saying laws perceived as anti-gay are bad for business.
Jowell backs Harman over 1970s group
Labour MP Dame Tessa Jowell has backed Harriet Harman after claims she did not try to expel a paedophile network from a civil rights group because "she didn't want to rock the boat".
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Galvanizing Change through Rockin' for the Philippines
"It is better to light a candle than to curse the darkness." This sage observation by Peter Benenson, founder of Amnesty International, has guided Middletown High School students throughout the past few months as they have prepared to show the Middletown community music's ability to transcend ideologies, unite peoples, and promote social justice.
Lena Dunham to Host Saturday Night Live on March 8
Lena Dunham will make her "Saturday Night Live" hosting debut on March 8. Dunham created and currently stars in the HBO series, "Girls."
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Lebanese-American Singer, Mayssa Karaa, receives National award for...
Lebanon's Cultural Minister Gaby Layoun honored Mayssa Karaa with a national cultural award at the American Hustle premiere held in Beirut, Lebanon.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Benjamin Millepied's L.A. Dance Project Finds New Home at the Theatre at Ace
The choreographer's dance troupe will perform three new works in the newly-restored Ace Hotel, including one set to music by Bryce Dessner and David Lang of The National.
Watch: Theatrical Trailer for The National Doc 'Mistaken for Strangers'
If you're a fun of indie alternative rock, then you probably know the band The National .
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Nas Doc Time is Illmatic to Kick Off 2014 Tribeca Film Festival
As with last year's premiere of the doc Mistaken for Strangers about the rock group The National, the 2014 Tribeca Film Festival will also be kicking off with the world premiere of a music-related doc, this time being Time is Illmatic about rapper Nas and the making of his debut album "Illmatic," which celebrates its 20th anniversary this year.
importance of human rights
A 12-year-old girl waves a banana at a black government minister and shouts: "Who's this banana for? It's for the monkey!" Such slurs - and a generally muted official response to them - have caused a bout of soul-searching in France.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Saudi Arabia Debit Cards: Market Update - New Market Study Published
This report is the result of Timetric's extensive market research covering the debit cards market in Saudi Arabia.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Valentine's Day: Love by the numbers
Mark Brown shovels snow Thursday in front of Appleblossoms florist in Spencer. The shop plans to deliver about 200 flower arraignments today.
BIFF review: 'Mistaken for Strangers'
When/where: 9:45 p.m. Saturday at the Boulder Theater, 2032 14th St., and 10 a.m. Sunday at eTown Hall, 1535 Spruce St. Ironic that the rock-doc that shares the song title focuses on the inelegance of its filmmaker, Tom Berninger, younger brother to The National singer and frontman, Matt Berninger.
v-day video roundup: Kevin Drew, The National, Ariel Pink, La...
It's been a while since we've done one of our video roundups, but there were just too many good videos this week to pass up the opportunity.
The National - "I Need My Girl" Video
This being Valentine's Day, we should expect a parade of love-related releases today, and it all starts right here.
Soft Soft Loud an exceptional night
Bryce Dessner will be known to many as a guitarist with Brooklyn-based indie rock band The National.