Poetry and Poets

15 great new books by Latinos for Hispanic Heritage Month

2 hours ago   |   NBC News

The list includes searing memoirs about bicultural identity, gripping novels and beautiful poetry collections.
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Hailee Steinfeld Is The Coolest 19th Century Poet Ever In Dickinson

4 hours ago   |   MTV

Hailee Steinfeld is playing an exciting, modern version of 19th century poet Emily Dickinson and changing all the rules in Apple's Dickinson.
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Auction: Bonnie Parker's poetry book, Clyde Barrow's watch

5 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

DALLAS - A book of poetry handwritten by Bonnie Parker and a watch belonging to Clyde Barrow are among items from the outlaw Texas couple being offered at auction. RR Auction...
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Engineers Sprint Ahead, but Don't Underestimate the Poets

8 hours ago   |   NY Times

Technical skills taught in college have a short shelf life, while a liberal arts education prepares graduates for jobs that haven't been invented yet.
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Morgan Spurlock talks about his sexual misconduct confession, getting sober, and releasing 'Super Size Me 2'

Morgan Spurlock talks about his sexual misconduct confession, getting sober, and releasing 'Super Size Me 2'

3 days ago   |   Business Insider

Morgan Spurlock spoke candidly to Business Insider about his life the last year and a half after his MeToo confession on Twitter. Spurlock said that since then he has gotten...
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‘When will it end?' Twitter fumes after NYC official suggests replacing Central Park's male statues with women

‘When will it end?' Twitter fumes after NYC official suggests replacing Central Park's male statues with women

3 days ago   |   RT

A conspicuously ‘woke' New York City official has proposed that male statues inhabiting the metropolis's famed Central Park should be replaced with monuments honoring women...
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A Rebel French Poet Draws New Followers to the Hometown He Hated

4 days ago   |   NY Times

Pilgrims flock to the once-ignored grave of Arthur Rimbaud, the “Jim Morrison of poets,” loved by fans as a tragic hero of free thought and authenticity.
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Apple TV+ premieres with star-studded period drama ‘Dickinson' at Tribeca Festival

5 days ago   |   National Post

NEW YORK - Apple TV+ premiered its first show at the Tribeca TV Festival on Saturday, flaunting feminist snark, lavish period costumes and a star-studded cast in "Dickinson," a...
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China secretly abducted a university president on a trip through Germany and convicted him in sham trial. Two years on, he may be executed

China secretly abducted a university president on a trip through Germany and convicted him in sham trial. Two years on, he may be executed

7 days ago   |   Business Insider

A prominent Chinese Uyghur may be facing imminent execution by the Chinese government, Amnesty International warns. Tashpolat Tiyip was seized in Germany while on a trip to a...
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Premiere: The Soul Rebels Dish On ‘Real Life' In New Video

8 days ago   |   Forbes

New Orleans brass ensemble The Soul Rebels premiere a brand new single and its video taken from their forthcoming album, 'Poetry In Motion.'
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California and 22 states sue federal government over vehicle emissions standards issue

Twenty-three states and other governments are challenging a Trump administration move regarding who can set auto emission standards. Read more ...

Woman convicted in boyfriend's texting suicide case denied parole

Woman convicted in boyfriend's texting suicide case denied parole

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New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio Ends 2020 Presidential Bid

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio Ends 2020 Presidential Bid

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De Blasio drops out of 2020 presidential race

De Blasio drops out of 2020 presidential race

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Friday that he is ending his presidential campaign. Read more ...

Bill de Blasio calls off doomed presidential bid that ‘nobody wanted'...

Bill de Blasio calls off doomed presidential bid that ‘nobody wanted' - here's what he ‘contributed' to 2020 campaign

New York's Mayor Bill de Blasio has abandoned hopes for the Oval Office and called it quits on his 2020 presidential campaign, which consistently failed to crack one percent in... Read more ...

‘Storm Area 51' Spawns Festivals-And Disorder

‘Storm Area 51' Spawns Festivals-And Disorder

About 75 people arrived early Friday at a gate at the once-secret Area 51 military base in Nevada - at the time appointed by an internet hoaxster to “storm” the facility to see... Read more ...

Ohio State legend, Heisman winner Howard 'Hopalong' Cassady dies at 85

Ohio State legend, Heisman winner Howard 'Hopalong' Cassady dies at 85

Cassady led the Buckeyes to a national title in 1954 and won the Heisman Trophy the following season. Read more ...

Dulce Alavez remains missing as search for 5-year-old stretches to fifth day

Dulce Alavez remains missing as search for 5-year-old stretches to fifth day

The search for missing 5-year-old Dulce Maria Alavez stretched into a 5th day Friday as investigators and relatives pleaded for any tips to help find the girl who vanished from... Read more ...

IPhone 11 Pro, iPhone 11 Pro Max, iPhone 11 and Apple Watch Series 5 arrive...

IPhone 11 Pro, iPhone 11 Pro Max, iPhone 11 and Apple Watch Series 5 arrive in stores

IPhone 11 Pro, iPhone 11 Pro Max, iPhone 11 and Apple Watch Series 5 arrive in stores iPhone 11 Pro, iPhone 11 Pro Max, iPhone 11 and Apple Watch Series 5 went on sale at 8... Read more ...

Rangers great Dan Girardi retires from NHL

Rangers great Dan Girardi retires from NHL

Longtime Rangers defenseman Dan Girardi announced his retirement Friday after 13 seasons in the NHL. “I would like to thank all my coaches, family, friends and teammates for... Read more ...