Arts & Culture

In this April 27, 2019, photo, millennials Andy and Stacie Proctor stand in front of their new home in Vineyard, Utah.
People in their mid-20s to late-30s came of age during tough economic times, but is their luck about to change?
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Fri, 01/17/2020 - 11:12
Rap star Eminem
The cover art features a bearded Eminem holding both a hatchet and a gun to his head, in apparent homage to Alfred Hitchcock's 1958 album of the same name, Pitchfork
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Fri, 01/17/2020 - 04:12
Two Documentaries Chronicle Horrors in Syria Through Women's Eyes
Films show the horrors of war through women's eyes
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Fri, 01/17/2020 - 04:35
In this Dec. 20, 2019, photo, Amani Al-Khatahtbeh, founder of, sits for an interview inside her family's video… 'is the biggest English-language online platform for Muslim women voices'
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Thu, 01/16/2020 - 21:46
Cycling is Their Activism: How Some Young Girls in Pakistan Are Fighting for Public Space
Every Sunday they pick up their bicycles and head to an empty parking lot to practice. None of them can afford to own their own bicycle
Ayesha Tanzeem
Thu, 01/16/2020 - 14:12
Amani Al-Khatahtbeh, founder of, records a podcast pilot at Spotify's headquarters in New York, Dec. 19, 2019. On her site, Al-Khatahtbeh is especially proud of stories that deal with race and sexuality. “Of course, female sexuality is honored within our religion.
In the years after 9/11, Amani Al-Khatahtbeh was just a New Jersey teenager, writing a blog from her bedroom. She used the blog to connect with other young Muslim girls and defy stereotypes
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Thu, 01/16/2020 - 12:28
"Peace," a statue on the grounds of the Ohio Statehouse that commemorates Civil War soldiers "And The Loyal Women Of That Period," stands clear of morning fog on Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020, in Columbus, Ohio.
A proposal to erect a memorial to Ohio women who fought for voting rights would add the Statehouse to a small group of state capitols with monuments to actual female figures from US history
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Thu, 01/16/2020 - 10:08
The book "From the Depths of Our Hearts", co-written by retired pope Benedict XVI, is on display in a bookshop in Paris, France…
Former Pope Benedict has asked his name be removed from the book, which appears to undermine his successor Pope Francis; in Paris, the furor and the book aren't getting much attention
Lisa Bryant
Wed, 01/15/2020 - 19:41
This combination photo shows Notorious B.I.G., who won rap artist and rap single of the year, during the annual Billboard Music…
The annual induction ceremony will take place May 2 at the Public Auditorium in Cleveland, the city where the rock museum is located
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Wed, 01/15/2020 - 14:45
Meghan, Duchess of Sussex speaks during the launch the of her Smart Works capsule collection at a department store in central London, Sept. 12, 2019.
Meghan is suing the newspaper and its parent company Associated Newspapers for publishing a letter she wrote to her father Thomas Markle
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Wed, 01/15/2020 - 08:55
Tom Hanks, winner of the Cecil B. deMille Award, poses in the press room at the 77th annual Golden Globe Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel, Jan. 5, 2020, in Beverly Hills, California.
Greece's government is extending its offer of citizenship to Tom Hanks to his wife and their two children, in recognition of the family's help in assisting victims of a deadly wildfire near Athens in 2018
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Tue, 01/14/2020 - 11:43
An Oscar statue is pictured at the press preview for the 91st Academy Awards Governors Ball, Friday, Feb. 15, 2019, in Los Angeles. The 91st Academy Awards will be held on Feb. 24, 2019, at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles.
In ‘The Edge of Democracy,’36-year-old filmmaker Petra Costa uses her personal story to argue that Brazil's democracy is at risk after the abrupt end to governments led by the leftist Workers' Party
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Tue, 01/14/2020 - 09:48
Harvey Weinstein arrives at a Manhattan courthouse for jury selection in his rape trial, Jan. 13, 2020, in New York.
Jury selection resumes at the trial of Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein, who has pleaded not guilty to charges he raped a woman in a Manhattan hotel room in 2013 and sexually assaulted another in 2006
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Mon, 01/13/2020 - 16:31
Joaquin Phoenix accepts the award for best actor for "Joker" at the 25th annual Critics' Choice Awards, Jan. 12, 2020, at the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, California.
Dark comic book tale 'Joker' topped the Oscar nominations, picking up 11 nods including best picture and best director, as women and ethnic minorities were largely shut out once again
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Mon, 01/13/2020 - 11:13
FILE - An Oscar statue is seen during setup for the 88th Academy Awards in Los Angeles, Feb. 24, 2016.
Phoenix, Pitt, Dern, Johanson among Best Actor and Best Supporting Actor nominees
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Mon, 01/13/2020 - 09:54