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  1. Rob Reiner Leading Neighbourhood CampaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | ContactMusic.com

    The residents of Malibu will vote next month on 'Measure R', a proposal to allow them to decide what large stores can open in the area. The When Harry Met Sally... director is leading the 'Save Malibu' initiative, which has received $500,000 in donations from celebrities including Tom Hanks, singer Barbra Streisand, Dallas actress Victoria Principal, and directors Steven Spielberg and James Cameron.

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  2. "America" DVD by Dinesh D'SouzaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KRON 4

    What would the world look like if America never existed? Dinesh D'Souza, best-selling author and creator of 2016: "Obama's America", explores this fascinating question in this stirring, thought-provoking documentary. Through reenactments of landmark events in America's history and insightful interviews with leading historians, D'Souza brings us face-to-face with the brave heroes who built a great nation - and offers a powerful defense against critics intent upon "the shaming of America."

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  3. VA-The Best Of Me-OST-2014-C4Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | 9Down.Com

    Description: EMI Nashville in conjunction with Relativity Music are set to release the soundtrack for the upcoming Nicholas Sparks penned film, The Best of Me. Confirmed artists to be on the soundtrack include Lady Antebellum, Hunter Hayes, David Nail, Colbie Caillat, Kip Moore and the Eli Young Band.

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  4. The Biggest Takeaways From Daniel Radcliffe's Reddit AMARead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | Refinery 29

    Daniel Radcliffe is well into phase two of his career. This Friday, the grown-up fairy tale Horns marks his fourth post- Potter leading role.

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  5. 11 Bits of SCOTUS Trivia From the Yale Trio's Trip to CampusRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | FindLaw

    ... in 2010, can actually drop the one-liners. When asked about what he's currently reading, Alito replied: "I have two books that are inspirational and I keep them on the table by my bed, and I try to read from them a little bit each night. It's My ...

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  6. Mark Rylance Is Human Bean Chosen To Play BFGRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Sky News

    Mark Rylance has been chosen to play the Big Friendly Giant in Steven Spielberg's film based on Roald Dahl's book. The BFG has sold millions of copies around the world and the giant's weird words such as gobblefunk and whizzpopper have been translated into dozens of languages.

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  7. Letter: Stained pages at the libraryRead the original story

    Tuesday | Current in Carmel

    ... Nazareth." As I began reading it, I came across ink-written comments. Normally, I have no problem with writing in used books. I do it myself in my personally owned books. However, this fairly recently released book had been a library purchased copy. ...

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  8. Neil Patrick Harris To Front New 2015 Variety ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | ContactMusic.com

    Newly-announced 2015 Oscars host Neil Patrick Harris will warm-up for the Academy Awards by hosting a new U.S. variety show based on Britain's popular Ant and Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway. The Gone Girl star has confirmed his new hour-long show will feature song and dance numbers, hidden cameras, celebrity guests and comedy sketches.

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  9. Humans of New York, and the WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WNYC-AM New York

    Humans of New York photographer Brandon Stanton captured this image in Nairobi, Kenya on his tour in partnership with the United Nations.

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  10. 'Harry Potter' still casts spells with new theme park, London hotel, storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | New York Daily News

    Even after the movies ended, Harry Potter is as popular as ever, due in part to the Universal Orlando's 'The Wizarding World of Harry Potter - Diagon Alley.' Harry Potter continues to cast his spell - from a London hotel whose website crashed Monday due to high demand, to a new "Potter" short story from J.K. Rowling released online last summer, to the eagerly awaited Potterworld movie spinoff "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them," due in theaters in 2016.

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  11. Policy StudiesRead the original story

    Monday | InsiderOnline

    Global hunger will only continue to increase and combating it will not be easy, yet the world is fortunate in that a wealth of research is dedicated to the advancement of farming. For instance, Nobel Prize winner Norman Borlaug was recognized for surpassing technological limits and pushed the boundaries of conventional farming through the use of biotechnology.

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  12. 'Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter' v. 'Dracula Untold'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Examiner.com

    In a previous article entitled "'Dracula Untold': An unoriginal mashup," I stated that the movie was like a substandard version of "Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter" . Specifically, I wrote: "Because of its similarity to Grahame-Smith's work, I wondered if this was a disastrous, unfunny attempt at copying him."

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  13. Harry Potter hotel swamped by muggle fansRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Harry Potter hotel swamped by muggle fans Harry Potter fans are crashing the website of a London hotel offering a muggle experience. Check out this story on wtsp.com: http://on.wtsp.com/1wwKlYI LONDON -- Harry Potter fans are clamoring to book a limited number of rooms at a central London hotel that were decorated based on the popular J.K. Rowling books.

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  14. Campaign 2012IS Sarah Palin the Most Dangerous Woman in America?Read the original story

    Monday | American Reporter

    ... people believe they can protect their own lifestyles. During the first decade of the 21st century, the most challenged books, according to the ALA, were J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter series, apparently because some people believe fictionalized ...

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  15. Ced Kurtz's Techman Texts: New book recounts history of digital ageRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Post-gazette.com

    TechMan has been reading the new book by Walter Isaacson, a veteran journalist who masterminded the digital products of Time magazine, and more recently wrote an excellent biography on Steve Jobs. In "The Innovators," Mr. Isaacson recounts the history of the digital age from Lady Ada Lovelace to the World Wide Web by looking at the people whose contributions brought about the digital age.

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  16. Four Questions for...Finnish Agent Elina AhlbackRead the original story

    Monday | Publishers' Weekly

    We talked with Elina Ahlback, founder and CEO of the Finland-based Elina Ahlback Literary Agency, to discuss her country's recent run as Guest of Honor at the Frankfurt Book Fair, the lure of "Finnish Weird," and the current "Scandi-trend" in international publishing. The excitement in Frankfurt was truly amazing.

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  17. Neil Patrick Harris Lands Own NBC Variety ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | ContactMusic.com

    The 'Gone Girl' actor will helm a weekly show that will follow the same format as the U.K.'s popular 'Saturday Night Takeaway.' Neil Patrick Harris , who was recently named the 2015 Oscars host , is set to become the new face of Saturday night television in the U.S. as he has landed his very own 10-episode variety show that will air on NBC.

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  18. Poehler's messy memoir 'Yes Please' is a no-goRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | USA Today

    With a title like that, it's hard to say "no, thanks" to the talented Saturday Night Live alum who stars as Leslie Knope on Parks and Recreation , but there you go. Yes Please is the latest entry in the sweepstakes.

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  19. Red hot Reese flashes a hint of midriff in split burgundy sweater...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | Daily Mail

    Red hot Reese flashes a hint of midriff in split burgundy sweater and matching heels as she struts her stuff in skinny jeans The actress, who was running errands in the beachy neighbourhood of Santa Monica, flashed a hint of midriff in a split burgundy sweater which she colour co-ordinated with a pair of pointed-toe pumps The 38-year-old actress completed her sexy daytime look with a pair of figure-hugging jeans which highlighted her slender legs. Chic as can be: Reese Witherspoon coordinated her burgundy sweater and pointed-toe pumps as she ran errands in Santa Monica, Los Angeles on Monday The Walk The Line star carried a chic beige purse and accessorized with a gold pendant necklace and oversized sunglasses.

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  20. a Gone Girla keeps you on edgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 4 | SouthCoastToday.com

    What: "Gone Girl" Star rating: ***1 2 Starring: Ben Affleck, Rosamund Pike and Neil Patrick Harris Directed by: David Fincher Written by: Gillian Flynn Based on: the novel ...

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