100th birthday party held for Roberts

Local World War II veteran E.O. “June” Roberts reached his 100th birthday last week. Roberts, of Magazine, celebrated the milestone with the staff of Oak...

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Can the Pirates Win the WAR?

WAR (wins above replacement) is a commonly used stat is baseball, but what does it mean and what does it say for the Pirates 2020 chances?

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Perspective | The real Turner art prize is the aesthetic riddle we pondered along the way

Every year, a committee selected by the Tate chooses four finalists, whose work is exhibited before...

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George Takei’s Family’s Japanese American Internment Nightmare

George Takei’s new book details his California family’s imprisonment in camps guarded by U.S....

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The Best New York Theater of the Decade

Two Broadway musicals penetrated mainstream culture in the 2010s on a level seldom seen in recent decades. One was the $75 million debacle of Spider-Man:...

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Remarkable Harlequins loyalist Peter Woodruff even kept his MBE secret

Having only just celebrated his 99th birthday, he was England’s oldest international and the last to...

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Horse racing reaches critical moment following rash of deaths

Horse racing has a history full of beloved names, such as Secretariat, Seabiscuit, and Man o' War....

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WWII Drama ‘Waiting For Anya’, Starring Noah Schnapp, Anjelica Huston & Jean Reno, Scores UK Deal

Entertainment has acquired UK and Irish distribution rights (excluding ships and airlines) to...

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Harness: McWicked, Stag Party to Winbak Farm of Ontario

Winbak Farm of Ontario is proud to announce that McWicked, p, 2, 1:52f; 3, 1:47 3/5f; 1:46 2/5 -'18 ($5,103,271), and Stag Party, have joined the lineup for 2020. “We are very excited to stand ...

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New on Netflix this week: Movies you can watch NOW

Coming up in November and December December 5 – A Christmas Prince: The Royal Baby, Home for Christmas December 6 – Marriage Story December 13 – 6...

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They Keep Times Square in Order, and a Statue Front and Center

Mr. Dorsey was there for the installation of Kehinde Wiley’s “Rumors of War,” a bronze statue of a...

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'A Bright Room Called Day' Theater Review: Tony Kushner Revisits His First, Flawed Play

Tony Kushner is in rewrite mode. A revival of “Bright Room” opened Monday at Off Broadway’s Public...

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He was a baby when his dad died in Afghanistan. He’s 18 now, and the war still isn’t over.

First came the horse-drawn wagon rolling through Arlington National Cemetery, carrying the remains...

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Royals 'had secret plan to flee in case of Nazi invasion for Canada'

This suggestion comes after plans that 200 elite Coldstream Guards were set to whisk the war-time...

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Tanks: a 100-year experiment?

One however, seems to irk intelligent consumers of Defence journalism more than most: the insistence that any military vehicle painted green and with a...

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Commentary: Horse racing's other moral jam

Just ask Colin Kaepernick. Thoroughbred racing, already grappling with a terrible track record of horse deaths, is enveloped in yet another political and...

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'The Young Man From Atlanta' Theater Review: Aidan Quinn Enters Willy Loman's Turf

Aidan Quinn and Kristine Nielsen take radically different approaches to introduce their respective...

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World War II war trophies returned to families of fallen Japanese soldiers

TOKYO — A photo album and two flags recovered from Pacific battlefields were returned this week to...

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The Morning Rundown: Will the Thanksgiving Day Parade balloons fly?

Winter storms continued to cause holiday headaches across a large part of the country on Thursday,...

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‘Rumors of War’ Statue to Be Installed in Richmond

The Richmond Times-Dispatch reports artist Kehinde Wiley’s “Rumors of War” will be permanently installed Dec. 10 at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts. The statue depicts a ...

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Film Review: ‘1917’

Now, along comes Sam Mendes’ “1917” to smash those assumptions, revisiting a day in World War I when two ordinary British soldiers — Blake (Dean-Charles...

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War is a ride in the technically impressive but remote one-shot combat epic 1917

Ever since Saving Private Ryan turned the invasion of Normandy into a you-are-there spectacle of...

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Remains of Amazon-like warrior woman discovered in Armenia

The strong female fighter was in her 20s when she died was buried with a 'rich inventory of goods'...

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Trump peddles 'war on Thanksgiving' that he probably heard about on Fox News

At a rally in Sunrise, Fla., on Tuesday night, President Trump declared a victory in the imaginary “...

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The most celebrated films depicting World War I

The legacy of WWI has lived on in history books, memories—and on the big screen.

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How one of the world's rarest skeletons lost a leg

The aerial bombing of London during World War Two saw many of the city's treasures shipped out for safekeeping. One of the world's rarest skeletons was...

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Doh! How does Homer get on at the British Museum? ★★★★★

What was myth and what was reality? Was there ever such a man as Homer? Was there ever an epic war...

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Top 30 movie soundtracks of last decade include War Horse and Inception

A poll commissioned by classical station Scala Radio saw six films from the Marvel and DC Universes...

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Ceiling Collapse at ‘Death of a Salesman’ Leads to Theater Closure, Boycott Threats

“Death of a Salesman” stars Wendell Pierce (“The Wire”) and was directed by Marianne Elliott (“War ...

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India Imperils Foreign Investment With Telecom Cash Grab

In 1919, when the Indian businessman’s great-grandfather wanted to start a jute mill, the dominant...

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Phil Neville says that England 'have to put on a spectacle' against Germany at sold-out Wembley

On Wembley Way at 3pm on Friday, Jordan Nobbs, Beth Mead, Ellen White and Steph Houghton left one of...

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Remembrance day: Touching tributes to dogs who served alongside British soldiers in war

In total, more than 16 million animals served in the First WorldWar, ranging from dogs and horses...

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Horse racing tips: Hereford, Huntingdon, Lingfield Monday 12th Nov

Monday’s racing tips include an eye-catching 14/1 bet, while our nap runs for Colin Tizzard at Hereford. Today's scheduled eight-race card at Fairyhouse in Ireland has survived a stewards inspection ...

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The Queen goes horse riding at Windsor Castle on Remembrance Day

The Queen cut a sombre figure as she was seen horse riding at Windsor Castle on Remembrance Day...

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CHRISTOPHER STEVENS reviews BBC's adaptation of The War of the Worlds

Worlds Rating: Hopeless romantics suffering pangs of Poldark withdrawal symptoms can heave a sigh of...

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Horse ranch helps veterans nationwide overcome PTSD, other conditions - KEYT | KCOY

STILWELL, KS (WTMJ) — Inside a quiet, unassuming countryside barn, a special program involving...

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750,000 poppies flutter over white cliffs of Dover for Armistice Day

A DC3 Dakota 'War Horse' WWII plane was flanked by two iconic Spitfire fighters in the skies above...

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War Horse, Troubadour Theatre review: poignant, potent, and still as fresh as a newborn colt

Since then, and the rapturous reception with which it was greeted, the First World War-set...

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