Jay O. Sanders is, by his own definition, “an oak tree” — an imposing physical type associated with sturdiness, reliability and, on occasion, menace. And because Mr. Sanders has been a much-employed actor on stage and screen for some 40 years, h ...

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Fourteen kilometres into the Athens marathon, Athanasia Tsoumeleka was overcome with emotion. With tears in her eyes, the Greek Olympic gold medalist stopped running and began walking among a black-clad crowd lining the street. That was because ...

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This weekend, “Saturday Night Live” revisited a beloved sketch series, where three individuals recount their paranormal experiences with authorities.It usually stars cast members Cecily Strong and Kate McKinnon as well the show’s host that night ...

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By now you have probably heard of influencers, that group of internet-famous people who have more than a million social media followers and can make big money by plugging various brands. And you may have even heard of microinfluencers, who do th ...

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Saturday Night Live tackled the recent controversy over the removal of CNN’s Jim Acosta’s credentials on “Weekend Update”, as a “White House intern” appeared on the show and snatched co-anchor Colin Jost’s pencil.It came just four days after Aco ...

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LOS ANGELES — Fluxus is fraught with contradiction. The interdisciplinary art movement, which emerged in the 1960s, is funny but serious; indefinite but authoritative; destructive but full of possibility.So perhaps it is only fitting that Fluxus ...

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(Want to get this briefing by email? Here’s the sign-up.)Good morning. Fires engulf California, expensive pharmaceuticals in China prompt desperate solutions and Singles Day tops its own record. Here’s what you need to know:• California is burni ...

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It is the time of year when those of us in the United States are honoring our veterans or thinking about Thanksgiving turkey. However, an Atlantic hurricane season that has already given us Florence and Michael is not ready to exit stage left. A ...

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People in rebel-held east Ukraine have headed to the polls in an election condemned by Kiev and branded "illegal" by Western countries. The vote on Sunday to choose local heads of government and legislature members in the self-declared "People's ...

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Since 2013, when the Israeli-born choreographer Danielle Agami moved to Los Angeles, she has been making a name for herself there, winning awards with and without her company, Ate9. New Yorkers don’t have many chances to check out her work, but ...

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