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  1. Dinner with Destiny: Meet Mr. LincolnRead the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago |

    What if you had the chance to have dinner with America's 16th President, Abraham Lincoln? What would you ask him? Join the Friends of Smyrna Library for the first annual "Dinner with Destiny" fundraiser where we will "Meet Mr. Lincoln." Professional Abraham Lincoln presenter, Dennis Boggs will present an enlightening, informative, and educational look at the life of the 16th President as it might have been told by Abraham Lincoln himself.


  2. Safe Ride Available for Halloween WeekendRead the original story

    20 min ago | Lincoln Daily News

    There's a safer alternative to driving for anyone who has too much to drink during the upcoming Halloween weekend.


  3. The Associated Press Book ReviewsRead the original story

    47 min ago | Recorder

    Desperation brings six people to a decaying Victorian apartment house where the tenants' desolation pales in comparison with one neighbor's despicable acts. Alex Marwood's second stand-alone novel delivers a multilayered plot that succeeds as crime fiction, a gothic tale and a village mystery -- all with an edge.


  4. Time to round up the troops for Blue and Gray BallRead the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | WLFI-TV West Lafayette

    Halloween won't be the only day this year that you can dress in costume. Fairfield Township invites you to wear Civil War era attire to its Blue and Gray Ball.


  5. Poll: Is Christian Bale off-base for calling Moses...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago |

    "I think the man was likely schizophrenic and was one of the most barbaric individuals that I ever read about in my life. He's a very troubled and tumultuous man who fought greatly against God, against his calling."


  6. Review: Michael Keaton soars in jazzy, unpredictable 'Birdman'Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago |

    Watch a clip from 'Birdman,' starring Michael Keaton, Zach Galifianakis, Edward Norton and Emma Stone. Photo/Video: Twentieth Century Fox There's little surprise that jazz-tinged drum fills serve as part of Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu score for Birdman , the comedy that opens on area screens Friday .


  7. Alejandro González Iñárritu's performance-driven...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Nashville Scene

    There are movies this year I've liked a lot more than Birdman , but no other that left me in such a giddy, jumpy, pleasurably caffeinated mood. It has less to do with the formal stuntwork - which simulates a single elaborately choreographed take, la Hitchcock's Rope - than with the unflagging momentum of the performances within it.


  8. Historian James M. McPherson considers Confederate President...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Plain Dealer

    Most of his contemporaries didn't like Jefferson Davis. "Few men," observed one, "could be more chillingly, freezingly cold."


  9. Newcastle house that went on the market for A 1 sells for more than A 19kRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    House that went on the market for just ONE POUND sells for more than A 19,000 One of Britain's cheapest ever homes was sold for A 19,125 after being listed at a starting price for auction of just A 1 Auctioneer said the house has a 'lot of potential' and could be a 'real bargain' for a buyer who can develop the home Once it has been redeveloped the mid-terrace property could generate more than A 4,000 a year in rental income It was billed as one of Britain's cheapest house, a three-bedroom home with a spacious living room and kitchen, put on the market with a starting price of just A 1. Estate agents predicted the house in South Terrace in Newcastle would appeal to property developers and was likely to generate a lot of interest.


  10. Actor Kevin Spacey as Rep. Frank Underwood in the show House of Cards .Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | National Journal

    A new radio ad from the Republican group Now or Never PAC imagines the popular Netflix show's scheming main character, Frank Underwood, as the man who "hatched the plan" for independent candidate Greg Orman to run against incumbent GOP Sen. Pat Roberts. "With the control of the United States Senate at stake, I simply couldn't leave this election for the voters to decide," the Underwood-esque narrator says in the 60-second spot, shared first with National Journal, as ominous music plays in the background.


  11. Revival of 'On the Town' Goes Forward Into the Past on BroadwayRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Forward

    There's always some nostalgia baked into a Broadway musical, that old-fashioned and always-dying art form that reached its apex in middle of the 20th century. It's there in the subject matter, too: Even the freshest "Guys and Dolls" puts you in vintage New York; "Gypsy" is ever in the late days of vaudeville; and even recent additions to the canon, like "Grey Gardens" and "Spring Awakening," "Jersey Boys" and "Hairspray," place us decades in the past.


  12. Obama and the Virtues of InactionRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Townhall

    In responding to the Ebola crisis, President Barack Obama is being his usual self: passive, detached, unable or unwilling to lead. So say his critics, who accuse him of being an idle observer of his own presidency.


  13. Nutley school starts centennial celebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago |

    Historian John Demmer on Friday walks Lincoln Elementary students through Nutley's past 100 years, kicking off the school's yearlong centennial celebration. Today, the Harrison Street elementary school has tripled in size and has nearly 500 students, compared to its first class of 260.


  14. Book fair fundraiser starts todayRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    The Smith County Medical Society Alliance's fall book fair is scheduled to begin today and will continue through Saturday. The fair will run from 8 a.m. through 6 p.m. daily at 2004 Broussard St., which is off of DC Drive near the intersection of Loop 323 and Old Jacksonville Highway.


  15. This week in history: McClellan becomes the Army's commanding generalRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Deseret News

    Canons at Antietam National Battlefield in Maryland, and it's known as the bloodiest one day battle in American history. Photo taken in June 2014.


  16. Daniel H. Wilson Offers Update on ROBOPOCALYPSERead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Collider

    Nearly two years ago, Steven Spielberg was putting together the pieces for his next film, Robopocalypse . The adaptation of the Daniel H. Wilson sci-fi novel of the same name was to return the director to a large-scale tentpole-type picture, telling the story of a future where an artificial intelligence comes online and threatens a, well, robot apocalypse.


  17. Explore Abraham Lincoln art, history at Lehigh Valley Heritage MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Morning Call

    On Oct. 30, historian Richard Brookhiser will explore how Lincoln turned for inspiration to America's original "greatest generation," the Founding Fathers - John Adams, Benjamin Franklin, Alexander Hamilton, John Jay, Thomas Jefferson, James Madison, and George Washington. Brookhiser will speak about and sign copies of this new book, "Founders' Son: A Life of Abraham Lincoln," at 7 p.m. Brookhiser is a senior editor of the National Review and author of 11 books, including "Alexander Hamilton, American" and "Founding Father: Rediscovering George Washington."


  18. Economic action planRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    In their recent "State of the Region" report, Old Dominion University professors James Koch and Gary Wagner outline some of the most powerful forces affecting Hampton Roads. And economically, nothing casts a longer shadow than the federal budget sequestration imposed by Congress in 2011.


  19. Willard Hotel to unveil portraits of Lincoln family in DC to mark 150 years since dea...Read the original story

    14 hrs ago | Weyburn Review

    Two new portraits of President Abraham Lincoln and his family are being unveiled at a Washington hotel ahead of the 150th anniversary next year of Lincoln's assassination. The Willard InterContinental Hotel plans to unveil the two new portraits by artist John Gable on Tuesday.


  20. Willard Hotel to unveil portraits of Lincoln in DCRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Newsday

    An undated photo provided by the Newseum shows a new portrait of Maray Lincoln and her son Robert Lincoln that is on display at the Willard Intercontinental Hotel in Washington. It is one of two new portraits by John Gable that have gone on display in advance of the 150th anniversary next year of Abraham Lincoln's assassination.