Miles Bridges lifts No. 4 Michigan St past No. 3 Purdue 68-65

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Miles Bridges made a tiebreaking 3-pointer with 2.7 seconds left and finished with 20 points, helping No. 4 Michigan State top No. 3 Purdue 68-65 on Saturday. The Spartans (24-3, 12-2 Big Ten) have won eight straight, improving their chances of contending for a conference championship and earning a No. 1 seed for the NCAA Read More

Bridges lifts No. 4 Michigan St past No. 3 Purdue 68-65

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EAST LANSING, Mich. — Miles Bridges made a tiebreaking 3-pointer with 2.7 seconds left and finished with 20 points, helping No. 4 Michigan State top No. 3 Purdue 68-65 on Saturday. The Spartans (24-3, 12-2 Big Ten) have won eight straight, improving their chances of contending for a conference championship and earning a No. 1 Read More

Black and 25 in America, Chosen for Kennedy Center’s American College Theater Festival (4), Debuts in L.A. This Week

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Fresh from his guest performance at The Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival, Jeremy Gillett presents his one-man show Black and 25 in America at The Atwater Village Theatre this Thursday thru Saturday, Feb 15-17th. Recommended for ages 16+, tix $15. Big Man, Joshua Thomas Northington III, Darron, and Marcy; in his one-man show, Jeremy Read More

Former Alabama governor recovering after heart surgery

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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Former Alabama Gov. Don Siegelman is recuperating from heart bypass surgery. Siegelman’s daughter, Dana Siegelman, posted Saturday on social media that her father had bypass surgery after a blockage was discovered Friday during a routine physical and tests. According to the post, family members said the surgery went well, and that Read More

The Voice viewers wowed by incredible freestyle between Will.i.am and contestant who flew over 4,000 miles from Barbados to sing on show

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The Voice viewers were left absolutely stunned by an incredible freestyle between Wil.i.am and a contestant who flew over 4,000 miles to appear on the show today. Zimbabwe-born Wesu Wallace, 36, jetted to the UK from Barbados to sing his version of Sam Smith’s I’m Not The Only One. His rendition impressed Will.i.am enough for Read More

Busk, Margaret Betty (Conley)

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INDIANAPOLIS – Margaret Betty (Conley) Busk, 93, of Indianapolis, Ind., former resident of Mattoon and Park Forest, Ill. and Menasha, Janesville, Madison, and Kenosha, Wis., peacefully passed away on Jan. 27, 2018, surrounded by family. Betty was born in Kenosha, Wis. on May 22, 1924. She was the daughter of Giovanna (Grandinetti) and Frank Conley. Read More

Trinidad & Tobago Finally Gets Its ‘Steups’ Emoji

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The long-awaited “steups” emoji, designed by Trinidadian photographer Sarita Rampersad who shared it on Facebook with an invitation for netizens to use it. For some time now, social media users from Trinidad and Tobago — and perhaps even user across the region — have been agitating for a Facebook “steups” button. What exactly is a steups? Read More

Travel hits and misses: Sara Brodie

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Sara Brodie directs Auckland Theatre Company‘s new production of Maurice Gee’s Under the Mountain, at ASB Waterfront Theatre until February 21. HIT My partner and I have recently returned from a holiday in the Banda Isles. We were inspired to visit from reading Giles Milton’s book Nathaniel’s Nutmeg. Five tiny isolated islands are the source Read More