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Staten Island politician urges NYC Education Dept. to sit out St. Patrick's Day parade after LGBTQ exclusion

7 hours ago   |   NY Daily News

A Staten Island lawmaker is urging the city's Education Department to direct its schools to sit out the borough's annual St. Patrick's Day Parade in protest of the exclusion of...
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Helen Mirren nabs prime Berlin Fest honor, dishes on career

Helen Mirren nabs prime Berlin Fest honor, dishes on career

12 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

BERLIN - At the 70th Berlin International Film Festival to accept a Lifetime Achievement Golden Bear, Dame Helen Mirren took time for a discussion of her extraordinary...
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“Each Film Speaks with its Own Voice”: An Interview with Composer Nathan Halpern

“Each Film Speaks with its Own Voice”: An Interview with Composer Nathan Halpern

13 hours ago   |   Filmmaker Magazine

It's been quite a year for composer Nathan Halpern. He had four films at last year's Tribeca Film Festival-the feature-length documentaries After Parkland and One Child Nation...
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NFL to meet with LVCVA next week on 2020 draft logistics

14 hours ago   |   Review Journal

With the 2020 NFL Draft two months away, organizers are making plans for event festivities and safety but aren't ready to detail roles for hundreds of volunteers.
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What to See and Experience in New York City This Spring

18 hours ago   |   NY Times

Broadway shows, Davóne Tines's arias, Davido's Afrobeats, Oona Doherty's solos: what our critics and writers are looking forward to this season.
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Photos of iconic tourist destinations in China, Italy, and Thailand reveal empty festivals, vacant water parks, and trapped people as the coronavirus slows travel

Photos of iconic tourist destinations in China, Italy, and Thailand reveal empty festivals, vacant water parks, and trapped people as the coronavirus slows travel

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

International tourism is taking a hit as the coronavirus outbreak - and fear about it - spreads across the world . National governments are warning would-be travelers to stay...
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Upstate theater program updates equipment through festival grant

Upstate theater program updates equipment through festival grant

1 day ago   |   WYFF

A popular food, wine and music festival funded updates at a Greenville school.
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Harry Styles announces two ‘Harryween' Halloween concerts at MSG

Harry Styles announces two ‘Harryween' Halloween concerts at MSG

1 day ago   |   New York Post   |   2 articles

Harry Styles has announced two more live shows in New York City: a pair of “fancy dress” parties for Halloween. Dubbed “Harryween,” the shows will take place at Madison Square...
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Chile's Vina del Mar festival marred by protests

1 day ago   |   Al Jazeera

Will the chanting of protesters drown out one of Latin America's biggest music festivals?
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Hillary Clinton brings personal, political message to Berlin Film fest

2 days ago   |   Boston Herald

BERLIN - Is Hillary Rodham Clinton breaking another barrier by being the first-ever former first lady and secretary of state to show up at the Berlin International Film...
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Congress approves making lynching a federal hate crime, bill heads to...

Congress approves making lynching a federal hate crime, bill heads to president's desk

The bill comes 120 years after Congress first considered anti-lynching legislation and after dozens of similar efforts were defeated. Read more ...

Obama sends cease-and-desist letter to Republican super PAC over Biden ad

Obama sends cease-and-desist letter to Republican super PAC over Biden ad

The ad was made by The Committee to Defend the President, a super PAC that works to help President Donald Trump and hurt his Democratic rivals. Read more ...

Actor Steven Seagal charged with failing to disclose payments

Actor Steven Seagal charged with failing to disclose payments

The SEC accused the actor of failing to disclose he was promised $250,000 in cash and $750,000 worth of cryptocurrency. Read more ...

Senators' Bobby Ryan nets hat trick, hockey world reacts on Twitter

Senators' Bobby Ryan nets hat trick, hockey world reacts on Twitter

It was an emotional night in Ottawa for the veteran forward. Read more ...

Ritchie has goal, assist in Bruins' 4-3 win over Stars

Ritchie has goal, assist in Bruins' 4-3 win over Stars

BOSTON - In Nick Ritchie's second game, the Boston Bruins saw the player they were hoping for. Read more ...

Ex-Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh sentenced in book scheme

Ex-Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh sentenced in book scheme

The veteran politician will serve time in federal prison for using fraudulent book sales to funnel illegal donations to her campaign and evade taxes. Read more ...

Bloomberg defends Muslim surveillance as mayor: What we're ‘supposed to do'

Bloomberg defends Muslim surveillance as mayor: What we're ‘supposed to do'

Michael Bloomberg on Thursday defended his covert surveillance of New York City Muslims as mayor in the wake of 9/11 as he faces mounting criticism for the policy. Under... Read more ...

Hellebuyck makes 34 saves to lead Jets past Capitals 3-0

Hellebuyck makes 34 saves to lead Jets past Capitals 3-0

WINNIPEG, Manitoba - Connor Hellebuyck stopped 34 shots for his fifth shutout of the season, leading the Winnipeg Jets to a 3-0 victory over the Washington Capitals on Thursday... Read more ...

Bradley's career night lifts Cal past No. 21 Colorado 76-62

Bradley's career night lifts Cal past No. 21 Colorado 76-62

BERKELEY, Calif. - Matt Bradley matched his career highs of 26 points and five 3-pointers, and California pulled away in the second half to beat No. 21 Colorado 76-62 on... Read more ...

Ruggs runs fast but can't top Ross's record he had targeted

Ruggs runs fast but can't top Ross's record he had targeted

INDIANAPOLIS - The stars came out at night inside Lucas Oil Stadium, especially Henry Ruggs III who came up short in his quest to set a record but still clocked the fastest... Read more ...