Arts & Culture

This combination photo shows singers Ariana Grande at the 13th annual Billboard Women in Music event in New York on Dec. 6, 2018, left, and Taylor Swift at the Time 100 Gala in New York, April 23, 2019.
Artists each received 10 nominations for the MTV Video Music Awards on Tuesday, leading the race in the youth-orientated awards show, which this year includes two new categories, best K-pop and video for good
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By Reuters
July 23, 2019
A Nike "Moon Shoe" is on display at Sotheby's auction house in New York, July 12, 2019.
So-called Nike 'Moon Shoe,' designed by Nike co-founder and track coach Bill Bowerman for runners at the 1972 Olympics trials, was the top lot in the first-ever auction dedicated to sneakers at Sotheby's auction house in New York
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By Reuters
July 23, 2019
Some members of the secret library team gather in their underrground sanctuary in Daraya, Syria. (Photo courtesy of Ahmad Ma'dmani)
A small group of young students tried to bring normalcy to chaos by creating a secret library deep underneath a bullet-ridden building in Syria
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July 23, 2019
FILE - Maxim Dadashev of Russia waits for the decision after a super-lightweight bout in Las Vegas, Oct. 20, 2018.
The 28-year-old underwent emergency brain surgery in Washington after his super-lightweight bout with Puerto Rican Subriel Matias on Friday was stopped in the 11th round
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July 23, 2019
FILE - In this June 20, 2008 file photo, musician B.B. King performs at the opening night of the 87th season of the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles.  Julien’s Auctions announced Tuesday, July 23, 2019,  that King’s black Gibson ES-345 prototype guitar…
Julien's Auctions announced Tuesday that King's black Gibson ES-345 prototype guitar is among the items from his estate that will go up for bid Sept. 21
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July 23, 2019
FILE - Brad Pitt, left, and Leonardo DiCaprio at the photo call for "Once Upon a Time in Hollywood" in Los Angeles, July 11, 2019.
While looking back, 'Once Upon a Time ... in Hollywood' stars Brad Pitt, Leonardo DiCaprio and Margot Robbie reconcile their own changing industry
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July 23, 2019
US Steam Train WEB.mp4
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Coal-powered trains worked the rails in the United States for 175 years, starting in the 1830’s, and were an integral part of America's westward expansion and industrial revolution
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July 22, 2019