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  1. JK Rowling shocked by Neville Longbottom's new underwear shootRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sydney Morning Herald

    Hogwarts wasn't just a school with wizards, it appears it was also a more fertile ground for models than the Next Top Model franchise. First Harry Potter lost his robe and now Neville Longbottom has stripped off off in order to shake off his fictional moniker with an underwear and swimwear shoot.

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  2. Morning Book Discussion GroupRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Patch.com

    Wednesday June 3, 2015 10:30 AM Morning Book Discussion Group Contact: Amanda Viana 508-286-2695 Amanda.viana@sailsinc.org Join our morning book discussion group the first Wednesday of each month at 10:30 AM. This month's selection is All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr.

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  3. Last voyage of the Lusitania sparks Erik Larson's imaginationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | San Jose Mercury News

    "Unmistakable and invulnerable, a floating village in steel, the Lusitania glided by in the night as a giant black shadow cast upon the sea. ..." "When you think about the Lusitania, it's really been tucked away in high school timelines as this geopolitical artifact leading up to World War I," said author Erik Larson, on the phone from his New York home.

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  4. Tate Taylor to Direct 'Girl on the Train' for DreamWorksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Hollywood Reporter

    Tate Taylor, who directed DreamWorks hit The Help , is returning to the company's fold for its adaptation of The Girl on the Train. DreamWorks acquired the rights to Paula Hawkins ' novel in 2014, prior to the book's publication.

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  5. JK Rowling horrified by Harry Potter actor Matthew Lewis' raunchy photoshootRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Independent

    JK Rowling was just as stunned as everybody else by the transformation one of the Harry Potter alumni has made. Matthew Lewis, who played hapless Neville Longbottom in the Harry Potter series, stripped off for a photoshoot with Attitude magazine .

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  6. Rising Inequality Is Holding Back Economic GrowthRead the original story

    Thursday | Sweetness & Light

    And just like the in the case of global warming, the only solution will be more redistribution of wealth. I... But won\'t this give the news media yet another way to select the Republican candidates? They could skew the... But first,it appears global warming climate change is making 17,000 westerners go fight for ISIS.

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  7. Neville Longbottom has abs of steel these daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NEWS.com.au

    The actor we all know as Neville Longbottom has stripped to his jocks for a photo shoot with Attitude magazine. And his abs are simply magical.

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  8. Hot Neville Longbottom Is Actually a Little Too HotRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | New York Magazine

    While Daniel Radcliffe honed his stage acting skills and Emma Watson became an outspoken advocate for women's rights , Matthew Lewis has spent his post Harry Potter career becoming very hot. He continues excel in this pursuit, most recently by posing for the June issue of Attitude in nothing more than a cardigan, underwear, and abs.

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  9. J.K. Rowling shocked by 'Harry Potter' star's sexy photoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | New York Daily News

    Matthew Lewis, who portrayed the nerdy character in the "Harry Potter" franchise, is featured shirtless on the cover of the U.K. magazine Attitude. The actor famously transformed from geek to heartthrob in the years since he portrayed Neville onscreen, yet the magazine cover shocked Rowling so much that she tweeted Lewis about it.

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  10. Neville Longbottom and J.K. Rowling Have a Cringeworthy Twitter ExchangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Popsugar

    Matthew Lewis, best known for playing the role of Neville Longbottom in the Harry Potter films, has become equally well-known for his epic transformation from chubby misfit to scorching-hot cover boy. Matthew appears in the June 2015 issue of the British magazine Attitude wearing little more than underwear and an open cardigan, and the sexy snaps got the attention of many - including the author of the Harry Potter books, J.K. Rowling.

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  11. Netflix welcomes these titles in JuneRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | USA Today

    These titles are coming to Netflix in June! As Netflix bids adieu to a number of titles in June, the streaming service is also welcoming a slew a new movies and shows next month. A few highlights for your queue: The premiere of the Wachowskis' show Sense8, the new season of prison series Orange is the New Black, Jennifer Aniston drama Cake , romantic drama Beyond the Lights, thriller Nightcrawler, New York City Ballet documentary Ballet 422 and Jon Stewart film Rosewater .

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  12. 'The Other Side': Cannes ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Hollywood Reporter

    Continuing his cinematic ramblings into the deepest corners of backwoods America, Italian filmmaker Roberto Minervini turns his camera on a set of Louisianan drug addicts and Libertarian paramilitaries in the lyrically made documentary, The Other Side . Like an episode of Duck Dynasty shot by Terence Malick , the film portrays its cast of marginal swamp folk in an extremely poetic manner, though it's hard to love people who drop n-bombs, shoot smack and pop off M-16 rounds with little regard for anything but their own so-called freedom.

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  13. Bookworm Tom wins county-wide book competitionRead the original story

    Thursday | Sudbury Today

    After studying Skulduggery Pleasant, Playing With Fire by Irish author Derek Landy - who has written a series of teenage horror books - he was tasked with answering a series of questions about the novel. He also answered general knowledge questions - just like the TV version of Mastermind - in the final of the competition, which saw him compete against eight other Suffolk school students.

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  14. Mindy Kaling & B.J. Novak will get $7.5M of the write stuffRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | New York Daily News

    ... is to be published by a yet-to-be-named Random House imprint, her essay collection is being put out Sept. 29 by Crown Books - a direct competitor. There's a rumor among publishing insiders that Random House could be using Kaling and Novak's book to ...

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  15. A reversal in bond prices would burst that bubbleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Financial Times

    Sir, Martin Wolf's view that we may well be at the end of the great bull run for bonds has significant implications for Thomas Piketty's thesis that the relative wealth of the rentier class can only go on rising and indeed for the whole inequality debate. As by far the biggest financial asset class, a significant reversal in bond prices would have enormous implications for the relative wealth of the richest one per cent of the world's population.

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  16. Correction: Presidential Expenses storyRead the original story

    Wednesday May 20 | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

    Bill Clinton, George W. Bush and other former presidents who earn lucrative speaking fees and draw other income would no longer be able to count on taxpayer dollars to pay for their post-White House office space and staff under a bill in the House. On a voice vote, the House Oversight panel backed a measure Tuesday to limit taxpayer dollars for expenses, including travel, incurred by ex-presidents who earn more than $400,000 a year.

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  17. Congress Votes to Limit Taxpayer Dollars Spent for Expenses of Former U.S. PresidentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | The CPA Technology Advisor

    Bill Clinton, George W. Bush and other former presidents who earn lucrative speaking fees and draw other income would no longer be able to count on taxpayer dollars to pay for their post-White House office space and staff under a bill in the House. On a voice vote, the House Oversight panel backed a measure Tuesday to limit taxpayer dollars for expenses, including travel, incurred by ex-presidents who earn more than $400,000 a year.

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  18. Makeup 101 at Blushington; Gola's 110th Birthday in Santa Monica; MoreRead the original story

    Wednesday May 20 | Racked

    Whether it's achieving the perfect faux glow, sun-kissed skin, or lashes that won't quit, Blushington makeup and beauty lounge is helping you reach those #summergoals with a tutorial this Thursday from 6-7:30pm courtesy of makeup maven Jessica Scantlin . For a $75 fee, guests can sip champagne while taking in quick tips and insider secrets from the cosmetics expert and then enjoy a 20% off products from lines like Stila and Kevyn Aucoin to put those new skills to work! Ensure your spot for the event by calling the store at 310-652-5874.

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  19. Director Ed Zwick Reteaming with Tom Cruise for 'Jack Reacher 2'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Firstshowing.net

    ... I view it. The "last charge" scene!!!~ Hurgh!!~ No! A resounding no, no, no! First of all, I've read all the Reacher books and there's no one like this character. A loner, with a high personal morality and integrity who sets people and situations ...

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  20. Librarians Offer A Reading List For Summer - Or AnytimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | The Newtown Bee

    From left, volunteers with Friends of the C.H. Booth Library Denise Kaiser, Carm O'Neill, Carol Benson, and Jack Hickey-Williams look over book donations. Shoppers at the Annual Book Sale, July 11 to 15, will find plenty for books ideal for summer reading, they said.

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