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It was never gonna be easy to make a movie like Noah. It’s hard enough that you’re asking a studio to throw down nine figures for a Biblical story, as the Christian dollar is sought by Hollywood but still relatively untested. And this...Show More Summary
College Board Previews Revisions To SAT NPR: The upcoming changes that were announced on Wednesday by the College Board will affect more than a million college-bound, high school students. It's the second major revision in nine years. Show More Summary
It's almost like they ended up on a milk carton... 14 years after "Absolutely (Story of a Girl)" became a massive hit, Nine Days hit up Nashville... and they sound pretty good.The group was a one hit wonder... striking gold in April, 2000. …
This post contains spoilers from the most recent episode. For the past nine seasons of How I Met Your Mother, Ted Mosby (Josh Radnor) has been telling the story of his 20s and early 30s to his children—with the ultimate goal of explaining to them how, well, you know. Show More Summary
Surprise! Just as the 86th Academy Awards were wrapping up and most people with common sense were heading to bed (or were already there), Coldplay‘s new album Ghost Stories was made available on iTunes to pre-order. Nine tracks make up the LP, including the experimental “Midnight,” the video for which premiered last week, and new... More »
This year’s nine Academy Award nominees for best picture are exceptional films that envelope audiences with great acting, unusual story lines and distinctive cinematography. But who among us can say they have been so captivated by a great movie that no errant thought has strayed into their mind?
A new identity for the San Jose Earthquakes will be the club's story to watch in 2014, but what additional storylines will complete your season preview? In part nine of our 19-part series, we will take an in-depth look at the most intriguing plots surrounding the Fire this season. Show More Summary
The award ceremony for Asia's 50 Best Restaurants took place at Capella, Singapore, on February 24th, with Hong Kong taking an impressive amount of accolades home. Read the rest of the story at: Hong Kong wins nine awards at Asia's 50 Best Restaurants
The King in Yellow, an 1895 collection of short stories by Robert Chambers, is now a bestseller on Amazon, where it hit number nine on its list of top-selling books thanks largely to io9's article on its role on True Detective. Read more...
Since 2014 is already two months in and the November elections only a short nine months away, we figured a brush-up on where all the money will be coming from is in order. As you might have guessed, this will mostly be a list of wealthy white men. Show More Summary
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Recommended Reading: Anya Groner’s short story “Suspecting the Smiths” at The Oxford American. “From the ages of nine to eleven, I worked as a spy… I discussed my cases with my partner, who went by code name Mountain Chicken Mother of the Buddha.”
Two years ago his wife was kidnapped, stabbed, shot and sexually assaulted by nine men. Here's the story, the mistakes he made in trying to help and the lessons he wants to put into the world for other men who may find themselves in a similar situation. The post How Men Can Support Women Post Sexual Abuse appeared first on The Good Men Project.
This Week's Top Stories: Would you look at that? The late Huell Howser' AMAZING home in Twenty Nine Palms has come on the market for an affordable $395k... wow, just wow. Details and renderings of the Broad Museum's new...
Broker Alon Chadad's client purchased a $14.3 million apartment on Manhattan's Central Park South, then spent nine months seeking approval for plans to overhaul it. In January, the buyer changed... To view the full story, click the title link.
Emerging markets have been in the news a lot so far in 2014. The slide below, taken from Deutsche Bank's latest "House View" presentation, sums up nine of the biggest stories playing out in EM right now. Join the conversation about this story »
David Kravets of Wired has a good (in an infuriating way) write-up of the story of Rahinah Ibrahim (pictured at right), a woman who was placed on the no-fly list because of an FBI agent's clerical error. She spent nine years fighting to make the federal government acknowledge and correct its mistake, finally winning just last week. Show More Summary
Fox News sure knows how to bury the lede. This passage is nine paragraphs into the article — a seemingly offhand comment in a story titled “Republicans renew ObamaCare battle after latest mandate delay”: Some lawmakers, though, have claimed that the mere threat of the employer mandate is causing companies to shed full-time workers in [...]
Re/code reports the offer from Lithium Technologies is "in the low nine figures." Lithium Technologies is close to acquiring social scoring company Klout for at least $100 million, according to Re/code. Read Full Story