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Ian McKellen is the latest Sherlock Holmes!

Today marks the premiere of the new movie ‘Mr. Holmes’ starring Ian McKellen as Sherlock Holmes. A multitude of actors that have portrayed Holmes through the years, from Nicholas Rowe to Robert Downey Jr. 439 more words

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The Cup - Soccer FAQ

Tomorrow at Wembley Stadium, Arsenal will face Aston Villa in the final of the FA Cup, the oldest and most-revered competition on the football calendar.  Dave Thompson took a long look at “The Cup” in  450 more words

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Memorial Day 2015

Memorial Day brings in tears & rain

By Emma Palova

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Lowell, MI – Under the gloomy skies Monday, the people of Lowell honored the 629 veterans who found their final resting place at the Oakwood Cemetery. 230 more words

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Talking Points: Shutdown Specter Looms Over Budget Battle

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — It’s crunch time at the state Capitol.

By law, legislators need to have the budget balanced and their business done by May 18, which is just two weeks from Monday. 251 more words


Happy birthday, Peter Capaldi!

Today is Peter Capaldi’s 57th birthday! In honor of the latest Doctor’s birthday, Doctor Who FAQ author Dave Thompson has written a birthday post, detailing his thoughts on Capaldi’s portrayal of the famous television character. 1,342 more words

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Dayton Enraged By DFL Move To Suspend Pay Raises

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The hefty pay hikes proposed for Gov. Mark Dayton’s cabinet were already controversial when the State Senate met on Thursday.

But it was Dayton’s fellow Democrats who voted to suspend the raises until July 1. 314 more words


Escape Artists Announce Artemis Rising

Bust of Artemis after Kephisodotos (Musei Capitolini), Rome. Image from Wikipedia

This month at Escape Artists, we’re doing things a little differently. ‘Artemis Rising’ is a month long event that will take place on all three shows. 311 more words

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