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Holocaust survivor depicts Auschwitz experience through dance

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  • Jan 26, 2016
BERLIN - Eva Fahidi, a 90-year-old Holocaust survivor, commemorates the anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz with a dance performance about her years in the concentration camp.Fahidi performed the dance, "Sea Lavender or The Elation of Being," wi...
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Mexican artist Toledo mourns disappeared, murdered in new show

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  • Dec 23, 2015
OAXACA, Mexico Bloodshot faces, baked into ceramic pots, grimace in pain. Gnarled fingers poke from ashen clay. A skull and hands, the only remains of a body, grip the top of a wall, trying to escape.They are among more than 100 pieces created by Franc...
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California firefighters work to contain last stretch of wildfire

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  • Dec 27, 2015
More than 400 California firefighters were battling on Sunday to contain a final stretch of wildfire that had caused the partial closure of a major highway and forced evacuations northwest of Los Angeles, officials said. The fire charred more than 1,20...
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Singer-songwriter Fish bids farewell to 'Misplaced Childhood'

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  • Oct 06, 2015
LONDON Thirty years after the release of Marillion's platinum-rated "Misplaced Childhood" album, Scottish lead singer Fish is on the road performing the work in its entirety for the last time before retiring. In an iTunes age of schizophrenic track hop...
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Apple wins dismissal of lawsuit over MacBook logic boards

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  • Dec 13, 2015
Apple Inc won the dismissal on Thursday of a lawsuit accusing it of defrauding consumers by selling MacBook laptop computers that contained "logic boards" it knew were defective, and which routinely failed within two years.U.S. District Judge William A...
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Mexican artist Toledo mourns disappeared, murdered in new show

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  • Dec 21, 2015
OAXACA, Mexico Bloodshot faces, baked into ceramic pots, grimace in pain. Gnarled fingers poke from ashen clay. A skull and hands, the only remains of a body, grip the top of a wall, trying to escape.They are among more than 100 pieces created by Franc...
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Denver's 'tough love' therapy aims to turn lives around

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  • Oct 27, 2015
Paul Thompson started sniffing glue at 10 years old. It seemed harmless enough at first but it was the first step on a road to addiction and crime. At 17 he was sentenced to 10 years in prison by a court in Boulder, Colorado for armed robbery. After h...
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Mexican artist Toledo mourns disappeared, murdered in new show

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  • Dec 17, 2015
OAXACA, Mexico Bloodshot faces, baked into ceramic pots, grimace in pain. Gnarled fingers poke from ashen clay. A skull and hands, the only remains of a body, grip the top of a wall, trying to escape.They are among more than 100 pieces created by Franc...
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Giovanna d'Arco opens La Scala season under high security

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  • Dec 10, 2015
MILAN The deadly attacks in Paris were not behind the choice of Giovanna d'Arco (Joan of Arc) for La Scala's season opener, but were on the mind of many watching the story of France's patron saint who died following God's call to fight for her country....
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Jake Gyllenhaal honored at Dubai film festival

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  • Dec 18, 2015
DUBAI - Hollywood actor Jake Gyllenhaal has been honored at the Dubai International Film Festival with Variety Magazine's International Star of the Year award."To be acknowledged in any way for what you do is always really lovely," the "Southpaw" and "...
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