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'Easy Rider' bike going to auction

'Easy Rider' bike going to auction

September 17th, 2014 8:13 am by ULA ILNYTZKY, Associated Press

The customized Captain America chopper Peter Fonda rode in "Easy Rider" has come to symbolize the counterculture of the 1960s. Now it's for sale.

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The Roosevelt trail, from Maine to North Dakota

The Roosevelt trail, from Maine to North Dakota

September 16th, 2014 6:09 pm by BETH J. HARPAZ, Associated Press

Ken Burns' new documentary about the Roosevelts — presidents Theodore and Franklin, and Franklin's wife Eleanor — is bound to stir interest in some of the places connected to them.

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Book review: 'Voices' draws attention to black poets

Book review: 'Voices' draws attention to black poets

September 16th, 2014 6:04 pm by JESSE J. HOLLAND, Associated Press

George Moses Horton wasn't supposed to be able to read. As a black slave in North Carolina, he definitely wasn't supposed to be able to compose sonnets and ballads. But on July 18, 1828, his poem "Slavery" appeared in the newspaper Freedom's Journal.

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Movie review: A-list cast can't save sappy 'Leave You'

Movie review: A-list cast can't save sappy 'Leave You'

September 16th, 2014 5:56 pm by JOCELYN NOVECK, Associated Press

Somebody dies. Family gathers to mourn. Everybody's stuck in one house, with all their quirks and foibles and enough emotional baggage to fill an aircraft carrier. What could go wrong? Ha ha. What couldn't?

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Most promising of TV's fall lineup

Most promising of TV's fall lineup

September 16th, 2014 8:49 am by By Rob Owen, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (MCT)

There's a lot of mediocrity and the stuff that's promising tends to be more guilty-pleasure good than smart-sophisticated good.

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Exhibition looks at genius of carousel inventor

Exhibition looks at genius of carousel inventor

September 15th, 2014 9:52 am by ULA ILNYTZKY, Associated Press

Coney Island's historic B&B Carousell is among several vintage attractions still thrilling visitors at the famous amusement park today.

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Miss New York chosen as Miss America 2015; Miss Virginia first runner-up

Miss New York chosen as Miss America 2015; Miss Virginia first runner-up

September 14th, 2014 11:41 pm by WAYNE PARRY, Associated Press

Miss New York Kira Kazantsev was named the new Miss America Sunday night, marking the third year in a row that a contestant from her state has walked away with the crown in the nationally televised pageant.

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Paul, Stella McCartney front row at Hunter's show

Paul, Stella McCartney front row at Hunter's show

September 13th, 2014 6:01 pm by SYLVIA HUI, Associated Press

LONDON — Paul McCartney and his fashion designer daughter Stella caused a stir as they sat down to watch the catwalk show staged Saturday by Hunter Original.

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Photo gallery: Historic Blountville Flea Market and Yard Sale

Photo gallery: Historic Blountville Flea Market and Yard Sale

September 13th, 2014 2:33 pm by J. H. Osborne

The event typically draws hundreds of vendors and thousands of shoppers, with Saturday's festivities proving the same.

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Richard Kiel, actor who played villain 'Jaws' in Bond films, dies at 74

Richard Kiel, actor who played villain 'Jaws' in Bond films, dies at 74

September 12th, 2014 7:39 am by By Steve Chawkins, Los Angeles Times (MCT)

Looming over many a movie set at nearly 7 feet 2, in real life Kiel was a gentle soul with a mischievous sense of humor.

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