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Slave quarters to be rebuilt at Madison’s Va. home

WASHINGTON (AP) — Homes of slaves who served President James Madison at his Montpelier estate in Virginia will be rebuilt for the first time over the next five years, along with other refurbishments to the home of one of the … Continue reading

November 03, 2014

Blue-chip offerings at NYC fall art auctions

NEW YORK (AP) — The fall art auctions are about to sizzle. Coveted paintings by Andy Warhol and Edouard Manet – never before offered at auction – and works from single-owner collections with boldface names like Mellon and Bacall are … Continue reading

November 03, 2014

At 80, MacLaine comes to terms with work, life

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Shirley MacLaine pulled no punches when asked about her take on life at age 80. “Well, I’m a lot closer to dying,” she said, with a chuckle. Maybe so, but there still seems to be a … Continue reading

November 03, 2014

Son to Usher: Dad, you’re not a great singer

NEW YORK (AP) — One of Usher’s sons studies his dance moves meticulously, while the other has said to the Grammy-winning star: “You’re not a great singer.” Usher says his son Nayvid Ely Raymond, who turns 6 in December, isn’t … Continue reading

November 03, 2014

Q&A: ‘Interstellar’ filmmaker Nolan on his robots

LOS ANGELES (AP) — In his secrecy-shrouded sci-fi extravaganza “Interstellar,” filmmaker Christopher Nolan isn’t just taking audiences to outer space. He’s also sending a couple of robots along for the ride – and they’re just not on board to sweep … Continue reading

November 03, 2014

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