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  1. Lincoln's last rideRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 30 | The Capitol Fax Blog

    The nation went into mourning when, just after the Civil War had finally ended, Abraham Lincoln was assassinated. No one alive today can remember, but a class project may make you get a sense of what it was like, or at least what went on.

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  2. John Hurt, Gemma Arterton to make 'The History of Love' in MontrealRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | GlobalNews

    UK actors John Hurt and Gemma Arterton will be spending part of the summer in Montreal filming The History of Love . The movie will be the first English-language film for Radu Mihaileanu, a Bucharest-born French filmmaker whose previous film La Source des femmes competed at the Cannes film festival in 2011.

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  3. 'Bird' is quite goodRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Examiner.com

    Most music authorities make the case that jazz is the first truly American genre of music created. Recently, veteran actor J.K. Simmons won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his work in 2014's "Whiplash."

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  4. Enter For A Chance To Win A "Hot Pursuit" Prize PackRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | South Florida Blade

    From New Line Cinema and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures comes the comedy "Hot Pursuit," starring Academy Award winner Reese Witherspoon and Sofia Vergara , under the direction of Anne Fletcher . In "Hot Pursuit," an uptight and by-the-book cop tries to protect the sexy and outgoing widow of a drug boss as they race through Texas, pursued by crooked cops and murderous gunmen.

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  5. Shea s an expert on U.S. presidents -- and shea s only 5 years oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | The Washington Post

    Macey : Oh, well, I started telling everybody the presidents on money, and I was asking for everybody's Jackson. Well, then, after that my grandma bought me some flashcards with the presidents, and on the back I started reading facts, and so that's how.

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  6. Pence, others set to mark anniversary of Lincoln showingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | WANE-TV Fort Wayne

    Gov. Mike Pence and others are set to mark the 150th anniversary of the day that President Abraham Lincoln's body lay at the Indiana Statehouse following his assassination. Pence and leaders of the General Assembly and the state courts will lay wreaths and flowers in remembrance at the Statehouse on Thursday.

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  7. How Sepp Blatter Rules Global SoccerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Bloomberg

    The Daily Mail has called him a "smug, self-righteous Zurich gnome." The Guardian has called him "the most successful non-homicidal dictator of the past century."

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  8. 15 throwback presidential campaign adsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Mashable

    The 1832 presidential election between incumbent Andrew Jackson of the Democratic Party and Henry Clay of the National Republican Party largely revolved around Jackson's veto of the renewal charter for the Second Bank of the United States. Clay hoped to use the decision to challenge Jackson's reputation by criticizing his use of the presidential veto power.

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  9. In 'Green Porno,' Isabella Rossellini answers the call of the wildRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | SouthCoastToday.com

    She's Certified Silver Screen Royalty - the Rome-born, Paris-raised daughter of screen siren Ingrid Bergman and famed Italian director Roberto Rossellini. Once married to Martin Scorsese, Rossellini has been a filmmaker, a screenwriter, a model.

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  10. 5 Reasons Meryl Streep Is The Absolute BestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Switched

    Meryl Streep has proven yet again that she is amazing. The 65-year-old actress has just funded a program to support female screenwriters over age 40. The initiative, called the Writers Lab, aims to increase opportunities for women beyond starlet age in the film industry.

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  11. Photo Coverage: Elisabeth Moss Sardi's Caricature UnveilingRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 30 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Elisabeth Moss , star of the first Broadway revival of the Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning Wendy Wasserstein play The Heidi Chronicles , was honored at a caricature unveiling celebration on Tuesday, April 28th at Sardi's Restaurant. BWW was on hand to capture the event - check out photo coverage below! The Heidi Chronicles was recently nominated for a Drama League Award and Outer Critics Circle Award for Outstanding Play Revival.

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  12. Stage mom, board game hit area theatersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Toledo Blade

    Fremont Community Theatre and the Village Players are closing their 2014-2015 season with style, good music, and fun and games. The Village Players closes its 58th season with Clue: The Musical , based on the popular Parker Brothers board game, beginning May 8. Gypsy opened on Broadway in 1959, starring Ethel Merman, with music by Jule Styne and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim.

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  13. Tom Hardy Plays Twin Gangsters in First Trailer For Crime Movie - Legend'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Connecticut Post

    Studiocanal UK has released the first trailer for Brian Helgeland 's crime drama "Legend," which stars Tom Hardy as notorious twin gangsters Ronald and Reginald Kray. The dialogue-free trailer is set to Roy Orbison's song "Running Scared," and shows glimpses of the supporting cast, led by Emily Browning, Christopher Eccleston , David Thewlis, Chazz Palminteri and "Kingsman" star Taron Egerton.

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  14. Women's Pictures - Jane Campion's Bright StarRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Filmexperience.blogspot.com

    "Rumour is that Sam Smith is doing the song for SPECTRE, so I wouldn't be surprised to see him pull an Adele. Fingers crossed"- JOE Your suscription dimes make an enormous difference to The Film Experience in terms of stability and budget to dream bigger.

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  15. In third term, Caleb Jones keeps moving upRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Missourian

    State Rep. Caleb Jones talks with students at Rock Bridge Elementary School after reading a story to them on Friday, March 13. Jones represents the 50th District in Missouri. State Rep. Caleb Jones reads "Duck for President" to children at Rock Bridge Elementary School on Friday, March 13. Jones was one of the mystery readers brought in for Reading Week at the school.

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  16. Here comes the judge: Wendell Pierce to play Clarence Thomas in HBO movieRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | New York Post

    Pierce will co-star with "Scandal" star Kerry Washington who is playing Anita Hill. The film will chronicle the 1991 controversy surrounding Hill's accusation that Thomas sexually harassed her, which affected his nomination to the US Supreme Court.

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  17. Laugh your socks off with British-Iranian comedian Omid Djalili in Qatar this MayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Al Bawaba

    In 2007, he was voted by the British public as the 60th best stand-up comedian in a Channel 4 programme 'The 100 Greatest Stand-Ups'. An actor par excellence and one of the best in the business of stand-up comedy, British actor Omid Djalili is coming to Qatar .

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  18. Surviving Doors Members Speak on Jim Morrison's Substance AbuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | LA Weekly

    In December we scrambled from the Pacific Palisades to Ojai, interviewing the major players behind The Doors' opus L.A. Woman . The sessions culminated in last month's cover story on the subject , which continues to be widely read.

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  19. OITNB' Star Danielle Brooks on Baltimore Unrest: - These Are Kids That Want to Be Heard'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | News Times

    "We're focusing on all of the looting and these 'rough thug kids,' but we have to start talking about the issues," actress tells TheWrap The ongoing protests in Baltimore over the death of Freddie Gray continue to capture the attention of people across the country, including "Orange Is the New Black" actress Danielle Brooks . "It is a really rough world we are living in especially with everything going on in Baltimore," Brooks said while taping an upcoming episode of TheWrap' s "Drinking with the Stars" on Season 3 of her hit Netflix original series.

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  20. Joey Slotnick, Lauren Katz and Jim Dennen's New Improvised Show...Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 30 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Lookingglass Theatre Company presents In the Room, a special event developed by Lookingglass Ensemble member Joey Slotnick and artistic collaborators Lauren Katz and Jim Dennen. In the Room will be presented for three nights only, tonight, April 30 - May 2, 2015 at 9:00pm at Lookingglass Theatre Company , located inside Chicago's historic Water Tower Water Works, 821 N. Michigan Ave. at Pearson.

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