HONG KONG (AP) — A Hong Kong film festival on Friday unveiled a lineup bookended by an action movie inspired by director John Woo’s works and a South Korean sci-fi action thriller featuring Hollywood stars Tilda Swinton and
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GARNER, Iowa (AP) — A 42-year-old northern Iowa woman has pleaded guilty to stealing the identity of her business partner.
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NEW YORK (AP) — The government shutdown could mean a change to the New York City Marathon’s staging area.
That’s because the site is the federally operated Fort Wadsworth on Staten Island.
Organizers of the Nov. 3 race
DETROIT (AP) — The General Motors Foundation is donating $50,000 to the Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit to help boost art education programs, officials said.
The funding announced this week for the museum, also called MOCAD, will support
TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) — A car bomb exploded outside a building housing the Swedish and Finnish consulates in the eastern Libyan city of Benghazi on Friday, badly damaging it but causing no casualties, Libyan and Swedish officials said.
LONDON (AP) — Diamonds may be forever, but a lot of jewelry doesn’t survive through the centuries. Rings and bracelets get broken up for re-use, pearls decay, gold is melted down.
That explains the excitement over a new
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Fewer gay and bisexual characters are part of the new broadcast TV season following a record-setting year, while cable depictions continued to increase, according to a new study from a media advocacy group.
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland’s government has opened a debate Friday on a controversial plan to transfer part of pension savings from private funds to a state account.
The government argues it would reduce risk for pension savings,
TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) — Libyan official: Car bomb badly damages Swedish Consulate in Benghazi, no casualties.