Wednesday May 8
Russia Beyond the Headlines
For many, the 21st century Mariinsky hits the high note in perfect pitch
A modernist theater opens its doors to the adoring crowds and local skeptics while director Gergiev basks in the glow of accomplishment.
FUBAR: Our Broken United States Senate
"FUBAR" is an expression I learned back in the day and I suppose it is probably still used in geeser circles in the military and elsewhere.
The Cincinnati Enquirer
Weight limit gone as California bridge opens
The new California Crossroads bridge at Gubser Mill is open to traffic after a replacement of a bridge where state inspectors found damage in two places 16 months ago.
BBB Warns of Kenosha-based "MidWest Marketing" Door-to-Door Magazine Sellers
The Wisconsin Better Business Bureau is issuing a nationwide alert regarding MidWest Marketing, which sells magazine subscriptions throughout the country, via door-to-door sales crews.
Nottingham Evening Post
'Universal story': Ben Turner and Farshid Rokey who plays Hassan; below, director Giles Croft.
IT is one of the most talked-about books of the new century the controversial, prize-winning source for a much-admired film and even a graphic novel adaptation.