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Stolen Breeches Bible will be returned to Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh

Stolen Breeches Bible will be returned to Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh

2 hours ago   |   Post Gazette

Director of Dutch museum contacted Carnegie Library after reading about cultural theft and arranged to return a Bible bought for $1,200.
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The Secret History of the Jews From Shanghai

3 hours ago   |   NY Times

A small but important trail of refugees fleeing the Nazis took an unusual detour through China. A new exhibit in Brooklyn marks the journey.
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Chris Selley: Ontario library cuts are sudden and shortsighted, but manageable

5 hours ago   |   National Post

Barbara Franchetto has seen budget cuts before over her three decades at the Southern Ontario Library Service, of which she's CEO. “Since I've been here there's only been one...
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No department spared from cuts in Louisville mayor's budget proposal

No department spared from cuts in Louisville mayor's budget proposal

5 hours ago   |   WLKY

If all goes according to plan, libraries will be shuttered, pools won't open and golf courses will close, among other things.
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All the ways you can watch Amazon Prime Video on your TV

All the ways you can watch Amazon Prime Video on your TV

9 hours ago   |   Business Insider

An Amazon Prime subscription includes access to a large library of video. Rather than watching Amazon Prime Video in a web browser, you can watch it on your TV in a number of...
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400-year-old Bible stolen from US is found in Netherlands

10 hours ago   |   National Post

PITTSBURGH - One of the hundreds of rare books stolen from a Pittsburgh library in a 20-year scheme has been recovered in the Netherlands.
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2019 NFL Draft Highlight Reels

10 hours ago   |   Comcast SportsNet

Check out our NBC Sports library of highlight reels for 2019 NFL Draft prospects
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Rainy day 3 of early voting sees turnout drop in San Antonio

12 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

On a day that saw rainstorms sweep through San Antonio, early voting turnout dropped to below 5,000, with one polling site recording only two ballots. With a total of 4,991...
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Martellus Bennett discusses life in retirement, brother's perfect fit with Patriots

12 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

BOSTON - When Martellus Bennett turned in the helmet and shoulder pads for good, he kept the playbook. And that's not because the Patriots let him. It's just that he made his...
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Disney's Latest Blockbuster Isn't Star Wars-It's the Streaming Wars

Disney's Latest Blockbuster Isn't Star Wars-It's the Streaming Wars

13 hours ago   |   Fortune

On the mid-April day that Disney hosted a show-of-force presentation for investment analysts, the entertainment giant converted its cavernous Soundstage 2 in Burbank, Calif...
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NFL Draft 2019: Cardinals select Kyler Murray with No. 1 pick

NFL Draft 2019: Cardinals select Kyler Murray with No. 1 pick

The move makes the former Oklahoma quarterback the only player ever to be a first-round selection in both the NFL and MLB drafts. Read more ...

Jets' 2019 NFL Draft tracker: Round-by-round picks and analysis

Jets' 2019 NFL Draft tracker: Round-by-round picks and analysis

The New York Jets got their franchise quarterback last year, so the 2019 NFL draft will have a different focus. With their new jerseys, new coach and free-agent prizes, GM Mike... Read more ...

Andrew ‘AJ' Freund forced to stay in cold shower, viciously beat to death...

Andrew ‘AJ' Freund forced to stay in cold shower, viciously beat to death: officials

The Illinois parents accused of killing their 5-year-old son forced him to stay in a cold shower and viciously beat him, according to court documents. Andrew Freund Sr., 60... Read more ...

FBI, IRS Raid Baltimore Mayor's Home And City Hall Office Amid 'Healthy...

FBI, IRS Raid Baltimore Mayor's Home And City Hall Office Amid 'Healthy Holly' Scandal

Mayor Catherine Pugh has been on indefinite leave as a corruption probe examines sales of her children's books to companies doing business with the city. Read more ...

Patrick Mahomes graces 'Madden NFL 20' cover

Patrick Mahomes graces 'Madden NFL 20' cover

The Chiefs quarterback and reigning NFL MVP will test the infamous "Madden" curse in 2019 after putting up staggering numbers last season. Read more ...

Lawmaker Is Mailed 1.7K Decks of Cards

Lawmaker Is Mailed 1.7K Decks of Cards

Nurses weren't pleased last week when a lawmaker said nurses in Washington state's rural hospitals "probably play cards for a considerable amount of the day." They've come up... Read more ...

The Latest: Jets grab Alabama's Quinnen Williams at No. 3

The Latest: Jets grab Alabama's Quinnen Williams at No. 3

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - The Latest on the NFL draft : Read more ...

Sen. Bob Casey endorses Biden in Democrats' 2020 race for president

Sen. Bob Casey endorses Biden in Democrats' 2020 race for president

Pennsylvania's Democratic U.S. Sen. Bob Casey is endorsing Joe Biden for president, just minutes after the former vice president entered the crowded 2020 race. Read more ...

NFL Draft 2019 rumors: Steelers looking to trade up

NFL Draft 2019 rumors: Steelers looking to trade up

Pittsburgh is looking to trade up in the first round, according to a report from ESPN, which cites unidentified league sources. Read more ...

Amazon says it's cutting its Prime 2-day shipping guarantee to just one day

Amazon says it's cutting its Prime 2-day shipping guarantee to just one day

Amazon CFO Brian Olsavsky announced on Amazon's first-quarter 2019 earnings call that it is working on turning its Prime two-day shipping guarantee into a one-day shipping... Read more ...