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  1. 10 films to watch out for at SundanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | ABS-CBN News

    Here are 10 films to watch out for at the prestigious festival, which regularly premieres movies which go on to critical and Hollywood awards season glory. 1. "Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief" - Oscar-winner Alex Gibney's expose of the group, based on a book by Pulitzer-prize winning writer Lawrence Wright.


  2. 'Wolf Hall' Mini Strong In Uk TV Debut; Critics Howl With PraiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Deadline

    Wolf Hall won't make its way to PBS Masterpiece until April 5, but it did kick off last night on BBC Two in the UK. The six-part adaptation of Hilary Mantel's Booker Prize-winning historical fiction novels, Wolf Hall and Bring Up The Bodies , bowed to strong ratings and five-star reviews .


  3. Wolf Hall viewers complain realistic candlelit scenes in new BBC...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Mail on Sunday

    Viewers of BBC series Wolf Hall have complained the historical drama's use of realistic candlelit scenes left them in the dark, or wondering if their televisions were 'on the blink'. The makers of the Tudor drama went to such lengths to recreate the world of Thomas Cromwell that they used only candlelight to illuminate night-time scenes.


  4. Wall Street wannabe jailed for fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | This Is Somerset

    A man who accepted comparisons to the high-rolling multi-millionaire Wolf of Wall Street character Jordan Belfort despite living with his mum in Folkestone has been jailed for fraud. Daniel Burgoyne fraudulently sold carbon credits, gold, diamonds and fine wines and then posted photos of himself sipping champagne and smoking cigars on his social media account.


  5. Listings for Varsity Theatre and Ashland Street CinemasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    Andrew Neyman is an ambitious young jazz drummer, single-minded in his pursuit to rise to the top of his elite east coast music conservatory. Plagued by the failed writing career of his father, Andrew hungers day and night to become one of the greats.


  6. North Korea labels prominent defector a criminal in letter to UNRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Globe and Mail

    Shin Dong-hyuk poses after an interview with Reuters in Geneva in this June 5, 2013 file photo. Shin Dong-hyuk poses after an interview with Reuters in Geneva in this June 5, 2013 file photo.


  7. Sepphoris, Jesus' Cosmopolitan NeighborhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 |

    The picture of Jesus' life that most of us from Christian Sunday schools inherited was one of Jesus growing up in a gentle pastoral society of shepherds, "the meek" inheritors of the earth. Twentieth century archaeology proved it to be a culturally biased and incorrect portrait.


  8. W/N W/N (aka Win Win), 931 Spring Garden St.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 |

    For a killer combo: Elixr Coffee Roasters and W/N W/N Coffee Bar team up for the ultimate competition. Philly's best bartenders and baristas will compete in a latte art and coffee cocktail battle royale tonight.


  9. Learn about keeping your kids safe onlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Wave

    Canyon Hills Presbyterian Church Youth Ministries is partnering with the Anaheim Police Department's Safe Schools Detail to present "Understanding Social Media, Technology and Your Teen" at 7 p.m. on Jan. 30. This informative evening will be held in the church's Fellowship Hall and is open to all parents, as well as grandparents or anyone who cares for youth and children. The presentation will touch on social networking sites such as Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.


  10. National Theatre London: Behind the Beautiful ForeversRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 |

    Meera Syal returns to the National Theatre, directed by Rufus Norris . Pulizter Prize-winner Katherine Boo spent three years in Annawadi recording the lives of its residents.


  11. North Korea labels prominent defector a criminal in letter to U.N.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | The Star Online

    North Korea has launched an aggressive campaign seeking to discredit a U.N. report on human rights abuses in the country, following news that a prominent defector had recanted parts of his testimony. Shin Dong-hyuk, subject of the bestselling book "Escape from Camp 14", is a well-known North Korean defector and gave testimony to a U.N. inquiry that has issued a damning indictment of the North's rights abuses.


  12. Emotional Intelligence author Daniel Goleman speaking at UM mindfulness lectureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 |

    This coming Wednesday evening the University of Miami will be hosting a talk in its mindfulness lecture series by acclaimed author Daniel Goleman, Ph.D. Goleman is best known for his work on emotional intelligence, and is directing his attention now to the field of education with his most recent book The Triple Focus: A New Approach to Education . Goleman's free lecture begins January 28th, 2015, 5:30 pm at The Newman Alumni Center on The University of Miami campus in Coral Gables, 6200 San Amaro Drive.


  13. Pacific Crest Trail expects more hikers thanks to 'Wild'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Newsday

    In this Nov. 4, 2013 file photo, a couple walks near the Bridge of the Gods The Pacific Crest Trail which crosses the Columbia River between Cascade Locks, Ore. The book and movie "Wild," about author Cheryl Strayed's healing trek on the Pacific Crest Trail, has led to increased interest in the trail.


  14. EditorialIN a Changing World, What is Ours to do?Read the original story

    May 10, 2014 | American Reporter

    French economist Thomas Piketty's new book "Capital in the Twenty-First Century" may not be the first to point out the sharp rise in inequality around the world, but the apparent effectiveness of the case he is making has conservatives in this country frightened as hell. The average person senses that the economy is rigged against them, but hasn't had the words to describe what's happening.


  15. MomentumVENTURE SOCIALISMRead the original story

    Jul 22, 2010 | American Reporter

    ... and journalist Stieg Larsson. Larsson died of a massive heart attack in 2004 at the age of 50, leaving behind three books that have gripped the world in a frenzy unknown since J. K. Rowland started writing about a kid named Harry Potter. The books ...


  16. Beecher Community Library ColumnRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Beecher Herald

    Some of the best stories always will come from books. Perhaps that's why so many movies are based on books.


  17. My Best Friends Ditched Me For Each OtherRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Refinery 29

    I recently introduced my two best friends from two different social groups. At first, I thought it was great that they got along, but now they hang out all the time without inviting me.


  18. Wild review: Reese Witherspoon takes one giant step for inner-kindRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | The Age

    A chronicle of one woman's 1,100-mile solo hike undertaken as a way to recover from a recent catastrophe. Wild opens at the top of a rocky outcrop in stunning mountain wilderness.


  19. Jailed 'Fox of Folkestone' conman bragged he was like the Wolf of Wall StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    Photographs show him smoking cigars and quaffing expensive champagne, gambling at casinos, clutching wads of cash, and enjoying fast cars and an expensive Rolex watch. Modesty wasn't one of the 24-year-old UK man's strong points.


  20. Celebrated Korean gulag defector changes story. Does that change the truth?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Christian Science Monitor

    Revelations that one of the most prominent North Korean defectors lied about details of growing up in a prison camp will do little to discredit what is known about brutal conditions in that country's gulags, according to experts and international jurists. Shin Dong-hyuk, whose story was chronicled in the 2012 best-seller "Escape from Camp 14," confessed to his biographer Jan. 16 that he had misrepresented significant elements of his experiences at a notorious labor camp.