Canadian author Alice Munro, 82.
The Swedish Academy, which selects the winners, called Munro a “master of the contemporary short story.”
“Lives of Girls and Women”; “Who Do You Think You Are?”;
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Cedar Rapids Transit recently presented an… More »
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Due to the federal government shutdown,… More »
DETROIT (AP) — Piano prodigy Conrad Tao is set to perform three shows with the Detroit Symphony Orchestra.
The 19-year-old Tao and the DSO are to play Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 1 in C major.
The Leonard Slatkin-conducted
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LOS ANGELES (AP) — CBS is yanking the freshman sitcom “We Are Men” from its schedule.
The Monday night comedy about four bachelors starred Tony Shalhoub, Jerry O’Connell, Kal Penn and Chris Smith. It failed to gain traction