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Harrison Ford familiar with aircraft crashes, rescues

Ford, a lifelong aviation enthusiast, flies both airplanes and helicopters which he's used to help with search-and-rescue efforts

Actor Harrison Ford injured in crash landing on golf course

The "Star Wars" and "Indiana Jones" actor was conscious and breathing, according to Los Angeles fire officials

"Greatest Show on Earth" to end a circus favorite

After a century of dazzling children of all ages, the Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus says it will curtail ephant performances

Dr. Phil staging intervention with Nick Gordon

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Dr. Phil will sit-down with Bobbi Kristina Brown's partner and his mom for an "emotionally charged" intervention

Samantha Bee leaving "Daily Show" to host TBS series

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The network is giving the longtime "Daily Show" correspondent her own topical comedy show


Review: ‘The Last Flight of Poxl West’ by Daniel Torday

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Review: ‘The Last Flight of Poxl West’ by Daniel Torday
This new novel finds a teenager enthralled by an uncle who has written a memoir that may or may not be false.

Mal Peet obituary

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Mal Peet obituary
Prizewinning storyteller whose books held special appeal for teenagers and young adults Continue reading...

Julius Zebra by Gary Northfield - review

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'This story is about a zebra called Julius who gets kidnapped, along with Cornelius (a warthog) and has to fight in the Roman Colosseum' Continue ... more

Letter: Alan Howard’s double act with Christopher Logue

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ArtsBeat: Andrew Solomon Named President of PEN American Center

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Mr. Solomon will take over for departing president Peter Godwin.

Watch: News Anchor Calls Out Co-Worker on Live TV

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Watch: News Anchor Calls Out Co-Worker on Live TV
A clip of a St. Louis news anchor has gone viral after comedian Kevin Hart posted it on Facebook.         

Dancing Skeletons Tug At Heartstrings in 'Love Has No Labels' PSA

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Dancing Skeletons Tug At Heartstrings in 'Love Has No Labels' PSA
A PSA from the Ad Council for its 'Love Has no Labels' campaign is one of the biggest things on social media, racking up tens ... more

"Facebook Fugitive" Comments on His Own Wanted Photo

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"Facebook Fugitive" Comments on His Own Wanted Photo
A fugitive commented on his photo, which the sheriff's office posted on Facebook.         

Woman Digs Up Father's Grave For Will, Finds Booze, Smokes

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Woman Digs Up Father's Grave For Will, Finds Booze, Smokes
Melanie Nash told police she received no inheritance after her father died in 2004, and suspected the actual will was buried with him. It wasn’t. ... more

UFO Caught from Airplane Over Liverpool, England

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UFO Caught from Airplane Over Liverpool, England
An airline passenger recorded footage of an apparent UFO while recently flying over Liverpool, England. What do you think it is? Something real or perhaps ... more

Watch Cara Delevingne in latest 'The Face of an Angel' trailer

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Watch Cara Delevingne in latest 'The Face of an Angel' trailer
Cara Delevingne stars in the latest trailer forThe Face of an Angel, which was released on Thursday. Loosely based off the book Angel Face: Sex, Murder ... more

Box office preview: Neil Blomkamp makes his return with 'Chappie'

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Box office preview: Neil Blomkamp makes his return with 'Chappie'
This weekend’s new offerings are quite the variety: There’s Neil Blomkamp’s Chappie, a South Africa-set sci-fi film about a robot. Then there’s The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, the follow-up ... more

Review: 'Chappie' review: AI, yai, yai...

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Review: 'Chappie' review: AI, yai, yai...
The great Roger Ebert once went on a fascinating riff about how particular movies deal with other fictional realities. For example: Could Harrison Ford’s President ... more

Helen Mirren has some words for Ryan Reynolds in exclusive 'Woman in Gold' clip

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Helen Mirren has some words for Ryan Reynolds in exclusive 'Woman in Gold' clip
Is a Helen Mirren insult the best kind of insult? Probably, as you’ll see in this exclusive clip from Woman in Gold. An accented Mirren tells Ryan ... more

Adam Sandler trades blows with Bob Barker in 'Happy Gilmore' rematch

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Adam Sandler trades blows with Bob Barker in 'Happy Gilmore' rematch
Bob Barker is 91 years old, but he can still neuter the crap out of Adam Sandler like he once did on the golf course ... more

Opera & Classical Music Listings for March 6-12

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A selected, critical guide to classical music performances in New York City.

Jazz Listings for March 6-12

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A selected, critical guide to jazz performances in New York City.

Pop, Rock & Cabaret Listings for March 6-12

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A selected, critical guide to performances of rock, pop, hip-hop and more in New York City.

The Story Behind Singtank's New Music Video

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Musical siblings Josephine and Alexandre de la Baume, along with director Francesco Carrozzini, team up with Swiss luxury label Bally for a truly, well-fashioned narrative.

Madonna Talks about ‘Rebel Heart,’ Her Fall and More

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Madonna Talks about ‘Rebel Heart,’ Her Fall and More
Madonna was contemplative in an interview ahead of the release of her latest album, “Rebel Heart.”

Theater Listings for March 6-12

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Theater Listings for March 6-12
A critical guide to productions in New York City, including shows in previews.

Christopher Wheeldon Directs ‘An American in Paris’ for Broadway

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Christopher Wheeldon Directs ‘An American in Paris’ for Broadway
The choreographer had to acquire new skills to direct a stage adaptation of the hit movie musical for Broadway.

ArtsBeat: Bruce Willis to Make Broadway Debut in ‘Misery’

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ArtsBeat: Bruce Willis to Make Broadway Debut in ‘Misery’
Mr. Willis will star as a writer imprisoned by a psychotic fan, in a stage adaptaion of Stephen King’s novel by William Goldman.

ArtsBeat: New Tracy Letts Play Coming to Steppenwolf Theater Next Year

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Mr. Letts’s new play, “Mary Page Marlowe,” and a new adaptation of John Steinbeck’s “East of Eden” are among the highlights of the Chicago company’s ... more

The Week Ahead: Doug Wright’s ‘Posterity,’ With John Noble and Hamish Linklater

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The Week Ahead: Doug Wright’s ‘Posterity,’ With John Noble and Hamish Linklater
Henrik Ibsen, that uncompromising father of the modern drama, is the center of Mr. Wright’s new play.

Spider-Man costume record attempt goes SPLAT!

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Spider-Man costume record attempt goes SPLAT!
Costumed fans fall short in effort to get into Guinness World Records.         

Report: Harrison Ford involved in plane crash

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Report: Harrison Ford involved in plane crash
A single-engine aircraft has crashed on a golf course and a several media outlets were reporting that actor Harrison Ford was behind the controls.         

Disqualified 'Design Challenge' winner speaks on 'Ellen'

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Disqualified 'Design Challenge' winner speaks on 'Ellen'
Jerome designer Tim McClellan breaks his silence on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" about his "Design Challenge" disqualification.         

'Cinderella' playwright Douglas Carter Beane: Q&A

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'Cinderella' playwright Douglas Carter Beane: Q&A
The writer's credits include "To Wong Foo," "Xanadu" and even an update of "Die Fledermaus."         

Review: ‘Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt’ Features a Midwestern Fish Out of Water

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Review: ‘Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt’ Features a Midwestern Fish Out of Water
Created by Tina Fey and Robert Carlock, this sitcom on Netflix sends a woman who’s been captive in a bunker in Indiana for 15 years ... more

ArtsBeat: ‘House of Cards’ Season 3, Episode 11 Recap: Every Seven Years

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ArtsBeat: ‘House of Cards’ Season 3, Episode 11 Recap: Every Seven Years
As we approach the end of this season — only two more episodes left after this one — the old Frank and Claire are coming ... more

‘Cinderella’ Has a Dusting of ‘Downton Abbey’

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‘Cinderella’ Has a Dusting of ‘Downton Abbey’
Lily James and Sophie McShera have the upstairs-downstairs dynamic turned on its head in a new film from Kenneth Branagh.

ArtsBeat: ‘Broadchurch’ Season 2 Premiere Recap: Alec and Ellie, Together Again

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ArtsBeat: ‘Broadchurch’ Season 2 Premiere Recap: Alec and Ellie, Together Again
What happens to a whodunit after the case is cracked?

ArtsBeat: ‘The Americans’ Recap: In Over Their Heads

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ArtsBeat: ‘The Americans’ Recap: In Over Their Heads
Total immersion, in water and other substances, keeps the Jenningses and their friends and enemies occupied.