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Why the Art World Coddles Franco

Daily Beast | Tue, 22 Apr 2014 02:59:11 -0700

He must be, because he just opened a major show at New York's blue chip Pace Gallery, which represents Chuck Close, Maya Lin, and a host of living and dead creative legends. Yet many art world insiders consider actor/serial dilettante ... What we're ...

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Kate and William pose at Uluru as Prince Charles and Princess Diana did in 1983

Courier Mail | Tue, 22 Apr 2014 05:00:00 -0700

Source: Getty Images. It is only the lucky few, squished up against the security rope, that usually get to meet the Duke and Duchess and enjoy some fleeting conversation. ... Down the line of greeters, Will also worked the mums, meeting a boy born on ...

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Forget cold, Cubs cooled by Tanaka, Pineda

Chicago Daily Herald | Wed, 16 Apr 2014 19:54:33 -0700

After being overpowered by Masahiro Tanaka in the opener of a split doubleheader, the Cubs had little success against Michael Pineda, dropping the nightcap 2-0 on a bitterly cold Wednesday night and being shut out twice in the same day for the first ...

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Remembering Weinstein's, the Oakland deli

Pittsburgh Post Gazette | Wed, 09 Apr 2014 21:00:59 -0700

At the time, my mom, Ruthie -- Grandma's only child -- was what we would now call a single mom. Actually she had been widowed and left ... Customers could take home a whole cake or some butter cookies that had been carefully filled with apricot or ...

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