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ArtsBeat: Classical Playlist: Gluck, Jonathan Biss, Morton Feldman and More

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ArtsBeat: Classical Playlist: Gluck, Jonathan Biss, Morton Feldman and More
Times critics share what they’ve been listening to lately.
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Britain raises security threat from 'substantial' to 'severe'

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Britain raises security threat from 'substantial' to 'severe'
Responding to recent events in Syria in Iraq, Britain has upgraded its security threat level to “severe,” the government announced Friday, meaning a terrorist attack there is “highly likely.”

Jack Whitehead obituary

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Jack Whitehead obituary
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ArtsBeat: Harry Belafonte and Maureen O’Hara Among Academy Honorees

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ArtsBeat: Harry Belafonte and Maureen O’Hara Among Academy Honorees
Ms. O’Hara will receive an honorory Oscar and Mr. Belafonte will receive a humanitarian award at the motion picture academy’s Governors Awards.
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Iceland Volcano Erupts Along a Half-Mile Fissure

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Iceland Volcano Erupts Along a Half-Mile Fissure
Magma flowed along a fissure in a lava field in Iceland's Bardarbunga volcano system.


Jack Whitehead obituary

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Jack Whitehead obituary
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Underestimating the child migrant crisis

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Underestimating the child migrant crisis
How the White House, expecting a record wave of child migrants, underestimated the problem         

Weather: Labor Day weekend will be all sunshine in the Valley

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Weather: Labor Day weekend will be all sunshine in the Valley
Nothing but sunshine for the Labor Day weekend so all of your outdoor activities are a go.         

Phoenix leaders take heat from hikers over parking meter potential

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Parking issues at popular Phoenix trails lead to consideration of parking meters         

The Learning Network: Reader Idea | From Article to Infographic: Translating Information About ‘Sneakerheads’

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The Learning Network: Reader Idea | From Article to Infographic: Translating Information About ‘Sneakerheads’
Brett Vogelsinger’s students worked with an article about the subculture of teenage “sneakerheads,” to think about how to take written information and transform it into ... more

Dress Like Jagger: Everyone knows musicians and poets...

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Dress Like Jagger: Everyone knows musicians and poets...
Everyone knows musicians and poets have the best style. Fall classes at the Old Town School of Folk Music start September 1, so if you're ... more

Britain raises security threat from 'substantial' to 'severe'

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Britain raises security threat from 'substantial' to 'severe'
Responding to recent events in Syria in Iraq, Britain has upgraded its security threat level to “severe,” the government announced Friday, meaning a terrorist attack ... more

Announcement: Racked National Has All Your Shopping and Fashion News

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Announcement: Racked National Has All Your Shopping and Fashion News
Looking for shopping guides, retail news, street style photos, and commentary on fashion both high and low? Then you might just be looking for Racked ... more

Nostalgia: Racked Dallas's Greatest Hits: Your Guide to Local Shopping

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Nostalgia: Racked Dallas's Greatest Hits: Your Guide to Local Shopping
Beautiful home decor shop Wisteria. Image via Facebook After today, Racked Dallas will no longer be updating. But our archives aren't going anywhere, and they're ... more

Now Open: GBS The Beauty Store Opens a Seventh Shop Today!

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Now Open: GBS The Beauty Store Opens a Seventh Shop Today!
Image via GBS GBS The Beauty Store is opening its second Fort Lauderdale location today! Located within the Whole Foods Plaza on Federal Highway, this ... more

The Pour: 10 of New York City’s Most Surprising Wine Lists

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The Pour: 10 of New York City’s Most Surprising Wine Lists
Here are 10 of New York City’s most surprising wine lists, in alphabetical order.

Charlie Palmer Rethinks His Empire

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Charlie Palmer Rethinks His Empire
The chef and restaurateur is spreading out in Midtown.

Hungry City: Moldova in Midwood, Brooklyn

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Hungry City: Moldova in Midwood, Brooklyn
New York’s one restaurant devoted to the cooking of Moldova offers genuine details and food, and can make even a wedding crasher feel welcome.

Table Talk: Beast & Ale in Manayunk

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Chef Tim Spinner and Brian Sirhal of the Feliz restaurants have veered away from Mexican for their fourth bar/restaurant, Beast & Ale (4161 Main St. ... more

Philippine de Rothschild, Wine Nobility, Dies at 80

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Philippine de Rothschild, Wine Nobility, Dies at 80
The baroness moved from a career as an actress into the lead role in her family business, producing some of the world’s most renowned Bordeaux.

Market Ready: How Do You Stage an Apartment When You Have Young Kids?

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Market Ready: How Do You Stage an Apartment When You Have Young Kids?
Repainting, decluttering and crisp white linens will help make a good impression on buyers.

Currents: Q&A: The Dirt on Your Sponge

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Currents: Q&A: The Dirt on Your Sponge
Tod Maitland and Matthew Flannery met on the set of “Sex and the City,” but their new invention, called SpongeBath, seems straight out of “Seinfeld.”

In the Garden: Mother Nature’s Daughters

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In the Garden: Mother Nature’s Daughters
Why are women doing most of the work on so many urban farms?

On Location: Buxton, Me.: Saved From the Flames, Ready for Love

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A crumbling farmstead is transformed for weekends and weddings.

House Proud: The House Collector’s Dilemma

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House Proud: The House Collector’s Dilemma
Beach, mountains, city, desert? For one California couple, it’s sometimes all four in one day.

Iceland Volcano Erupts Along a Half-Mile Fissure

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Iceland Volcano Erupts Along a Half-Mile Fissure
Magma flowed along a fissure in a lava field in Iceland's Bardarbunga volcano system.

'Are We There Yet?' Surviving the Family Road Trip

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'Are We There Yet?' Surviving the Family Road Trip
These fun responses to the question from your little backseat drivers will keep your kids laughing all the way to your destination.

In Transit Blog: Book a Room, Be a Pop Star for a Day

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In Transit Blog: Book a Room, Be a Pop Star for a Day
At the Chewton Glen hotel in Hampshire, England, the Superstar Package lets guests record a song in a professional studio.

Palm Springs: New Architecture and Design Center to open in November

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Palm Springs: New Architecture and Design Center to open in November
Each year Palm Springs dedicates a week to celebrating Midcentury Modernism architecture in the desert city. Now, it has more reason to celebrate.

See NYC in Hyperlapse

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Taking Instagram's new time-lapse app for a spin through the streets of New York City.