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New Bucks arena: Basics are in place, but funding for the project still in question

MILWAUKEE (WITI) — Calling it “a very, very exciting day,” the Milwaukee Bucks and its design team released on Wednesday, April 8th, the first images and details of their vision for the development of a new multi-purpose, $500 million arena and another $500 million sports and entertainment district to help revitalize downtown Milwaukee. 578 more words

Sports

Gun Country

Brooklyn-based artist Michael Murphy created the installation ‘Gun Country’ as a graphic illusion rendered with suspended toy guns.

Standing in front of the piece, it forms a map of the United States, as you walk around it, the shape disappears. 63 more words

Art

Las Vegas Coroner Taking New Job

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The coroner in Las Vegas says he’s going to retire to take an executive post with the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children. 122 more words

News

Michael Murphy // All That Glitters


The agent backed up, allowing me room to use a trick Dashiell Hammett taught me in our Pinkerton days. Pretending to smooth my old friend’s suit, I stepped between the men, slipped two fingers inside Skinny’s suit coat, and retrieved Laura’s wallet without either of them noticing.

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Book Reviews

Manhattan (1979)

Director: Woody Allen

Starring: Woody Allen, Diane Keaton, Michael Murphy, Mariel Hemingway, Meryl Streep, Anne Byrne

Anyone who has ever displayed an interest in writing, whether for entertainment or journalistic purposes, knows exactly what’s going through Woody Allen’s mind during the opening scene of “Manhattan.” He’s on Chapter One of a new novel about a guy from New York who absolutely loves his city. 1,218 more words

Movie Review

9 Chestnut Ridge Family Members Hospitalized After Carbon Monoxide Leak

CHESTNUT RIDGE, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — A heating system working overtime Thursday was blamed for putting nine people in the hospital in Rockland County.

Before dawn Thursday, someone living in the house at 7 Beckett Ct. 403 more words

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Review: Mano's Story by Michael Murphy

Title: Mano’s Story

Author: Michael Murphy

Publisher: Dreamspinner Press

Pages/Word Count: 200 Pages

At a Glance: I feel like this was more of a biography of Mano’s life than it was a romance novel… 599 more words

M/M Romance