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Springing forward for daylight saving time triggers debate
One morning in 1784, Benjamin Franklin was sleeping in his house in Paris when a ray of sunshine woke him up.
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Tue Mar 04, 2014
Two Logan County Jailers Suspended In Convict's Escape
Posted on: 2:15 pm, March 4, 2014, by Curt Lanning and Larry Henry , updated on: 03:21pm, March 4, 2014 Two Logan County Sheriff's Office jailers have been suspended for five days without pay after a convict escaped from the county jail in Paris last month, officials said.
'Tightwad Tuesday' and special wine buys means great wine deals in Portland
"For the value seeker in all of us. " $5 wine flights, taste 5 wines for only $5, and none of those wines retail for more than $10 when purchased that day.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Foreign Oscar Winners: Lupita Nyong'o and 12 Others Who Won Gold
Ferrer was the first Puerto Rican, and the first Hispanic actor of any kind, to win an Academy Award when his performance in Cyrano de Bergerac took the best actor trophy in 1950.
New York Magazine
See: Paris Fashion Week's Raucous Weekend Parties
If you follow the top fashion editors on Instagram, it's likely that your feed has been inundated over the last week with the same runway shots, pictures of Rihanna, Parisian cityscape, and, bizarrely enough, baked potatoes on a plate.
BWW Reviews: Group Rep Produces a Well-Honed Boeing Boeing
According to the 1991 Guinness Book of Records Boeing Boeing was the most performed French farce.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Logan County Inmate Escapes Again
Topham, 49, was being held in Logan County Jail in Paris where he waiting to be taken to the Arkansas Department of Corrections, according to the Logan County Sheriff's Facebook page.
Media Matters for America
Three Myths Behind The Right-Wing Media's Attack On The Girl Scouts
Right-wing media figures, led by Fox News, have launched a campaign against the Girl Scouts accusing the group of indoctrinating young girls into liberal politics.
Paula Patton, Robin Thicke: Too Many Blurred Lines
Although Robin Thicke spoke of his strong relationship with his wife, Paula Patton, on Studio Q last August - and defended his hit "Blurred Lines," saying it was "just entertainment" - it seems as if the "joke" has come to a head.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
The Cromwell hotel to open May 21 in Las Vegas
Caesars Entertainment announced today that The Cromwell , the former site of Bill's Gamblin Hall on the Strip in Vegas, will open its doors to the public for stays beginning Wednesday May 21, 2014 .
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Performer Magazine Exclusive, CMT Edge Exclusive, Rave Reviews Greet...
Website: http://rooseveltdimemusic.com/ Performer Magazine Exclusive, CMT Edge Exclusive, Rave Reviews Greet Americana/Folk/Roots Rockers Roosevelt Dime, as U.S. Tour Takes Shape 'One of the first breakthrough independent albums of 2014' A 'sense of effervescent motion, of constant but thrilling change' From a Performer Magazine Exclusive Video ... (more)
Fri Feb 14, 2014
Scene, by All: Nyfw Aw 2014: Highlights from innovative presentations ...
There's more to Fashion Week than what's draped across the models or the attendees at runway shows.
Sat Feb 08, 2014
DVD reviews: Man and the sea
Robert Redford is at the helm of "All Is Lost," J.C. Chandor's film about a man struggling alone in a yacht on the Indian Ocean.
Fri Feb 07, 2014
Film School Rejects
PIFF37 Reviews: 'Just a Sigh,' 'Le Week-End,' ...
The 37th Portland International Film Festival runs this year from February 6th to the 22nd.