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Revitalizing Montgomery as It Embraces Its Past

1 hour ago   |   NY Times

Two cultural projects that examine the Alabama city's role in the civil rights movement are drawing throngs of visitors and encouraging a surge of downtown construction.
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Report: Whitney Houston hologram tour planned

1 hour ago   |   ABC

Seven years after Whitney Houston's death, her music lives on.
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‘Game of Thrones' Finale Draws Record 19.3 Million Viewers

1 hour ago   |   National Post

The final episode of "Game of Thrones" drew 19.3 million U.S. viewers, a record for HBO and the fantasy drama that became one of TV's rare collective viewing experiences.
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3 handwritten wills found in Aretha Franklin's home

1 hour ago   |   ABC

Three handwritten wills have been found in the suburban Detroit home of Aretha Franklin, months after the death of the "Queen of Soul," including one that was discovered under...
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Fans Are Ruining Game of Thrones -And Everything Else

2 hours ago   |   The New Republic

It was bound to end this way. Given its colossal success, cultural saturation, and the impossible expectations that come from being “event television,” the Game of Thrones...
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Can Tech 'Objectively' Assess Pain?

3 hours ago   |   Wired

Some combination of data and machinery may finally provide an objective marker of pain-but beware of bias.
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Roanoke Workforce Benefits from a Local Immigrant's Translation Business

3 hours ago   |   Renew our Economy

Elda Stanco-Downey's family comes from a long line of immigrants: her great-grandparents immigrated to the United States; her grandfather immigrated to Italy; and her father...
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This School District Became One of the Best Places to Work in Chicago

This School District Became One of the Best Places to Work in Chicago

3 hours ago   |   Fortune

The year 2011 wasn't a pleasant one for labor relations at Deerfield Public Schools District 109. The K-8 public school district in the Chicago suburb of Deerfield, Illinois...
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This MMA fighter is a mother who brings her young daughter to the gym

This MMA fighter is a mother who brings her young daughter to the gym

6 hours ago   |   WISN

When she trains, mixed martial arts fighter Roberta Samad brings her 2-year-old daughter to a boxing gym.
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Germany relinquishing thousands of Kafka confidant's papers

Germany relinquishing thousands of Kafka confidant's papers

6 hours ago   |   New York Post

BERLIN - German authorities are handing over to Israel a trove of 5,000 documents kept by a confidant of Franz Kafka. The papers include a postcard from Kafka from 1910 and...
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NBA playoffs 2019: 3 takeaways from Warriors' sweep of Trail Blazers

NBA playoffs 2019: 3 takeaways from Warriors' sweep of Trail Blazers

Golden State completed a Western Conference finals sweep of the Trail Blazers with a 119-117 overtime win in Game 4. Read more ...

Andrea, Atlantic season's 1st named subtropical storm, forms

Andrea, Atlantic season's 1st named subtropical storm, forms

Subtropical storm Andrea has formed 335 miles southwest of Bermuda. Read more ...

Women's clothing chain Dressbarn to close all its 650 stores: 'Decision was...

Women's clothing chain Dressbarn to close all its 650 stores: 'Decision was difficult, but necessary'

A business that owns Ann Taylor, Lane Bryant and other clothing stores is closing the decades-old staple Dressbarn. Read more ...

Henri-KO: Arsenal confirm Mkhitaryan to miss Europa League final over safety...

Henri-KO: Arsenal confirm Mkhitaryan to miss Europa League final over safety concerns in Azerbaijan

Arsenal have confirmed midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan will not travel with the team to next week's UEFA Europa League final at the Baku Olympic Stadium against Chelsea over... Read more ...

Don McGahn Could Be a Glaring No-Show Tomorrow

Don McGahn Could Be a Glaring No-Show Tomorrow

Former White House counsel Don McGahn is slated to appear before the House Judiciary Committee Tuesday, but that may not come to pass. The New York Times is reporting by way of... Read more ...

Warnings about Tesla are growing louder as Morgan Stanley slashes its...

Warnings about Tesla are growing louder as Morgan Stanley slashes its worst-case scenario to $10 a share

Tesla shares fell early Tuesday after Morgan Stanley's auto analysts adjusted their bear case for the stock. The analysts, led by longtime Tesla-watcher Adam Jonas, cut their... Read more ...

Parents of dead West Point cadet can use his sperm, judge rules

Parents of dead West Point cadet can use his sperm, judge rules

A judge has cleared the way for the parents of a 21-year-old West Point cadet who died in a skiing accident to use his frozen sperm to produce a child. Read more ...

Tottenham bans 3 fans for selling Champions League tickets

Tottenham bans 3 fans for selling Champions League tickets

LONDON - Champions League finalist Tottenham says it banned three season-ticket holders who offered to sell their match seats online for a profit. Read more ...

Warriors vs. Trail Blazers results: Golden State sweeps Portland to reach...

Warriors vs. Trail Blazers results: Golden State sweeps Portland to reach fifth straight to NBA Finals

The Warriors needed overtime to sweep Portland and advance to their fifth straight NBA Finals. Read more ...

More Tariffs On China, More Head Scratching From Economists

More Tariffs On China, More Head Scratching From Economists

The evidence is clear: tariffs are a tax on consumers. At best they're "a really inefficient jobs-creation program," according to a leading scholar. Who wins in a trade war? If... Read more ...