...In 1942, "The Skin of Our Teeth," Thornton Wilder's Pulitzer Prize-winning allegory about the history of humankind, opened on Broadway.In 1959, "Ben-Hur," the Biblical-era spectacle starring Charlton Heston, had its world premiere in New...
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More Thanksgiving travelers; don't get stuck at airport

...24 to 48 hours.- Check in 24 hours in advance when airlines start releasing more seats. If connecting, see if seats have opened up 24 hours before the second flight departs.- Keep looking for new seats. Even after checking in, seats can be changed...
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Putin vows to hunt down, punish those who bombed Russian jet

...technical investigation into the crash by experts from Egypt, Russia, France and Ireland had not concluded.Egyptian authorities opened an investigation into a possible security breach or infiltration by militants of the Sharm el-Sheikh airport staff, security...
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2 Americans among 5 killed in rare Jordan police shooting

AMMAN, Jordan - A Jordanian police captain opened fire Monday on instructors at an international police of the Arab world in recent years.The Jordanian officer opened fire, killing the two Americans and a South African contractor...
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Drawing permit applications open

The Alaska Department of Fish and Game has opened the application process for 2016 big game drawing hunts.Hunters have until 5 p.m. Dec. 15 to apply at http://hunt.alaska...
"Sharing the Trails" event scheduled for Thursday

Trapping season in the Juneau area opened Nov. 1 and the Alaska Dept. of Fish and Game would like to make sure that dog walkers, recreational users, and trappers have...
The Alaska Center for the Book launches "Letters About Literature 2016"

A new national writing contest based on writing letters about literature has opened for students in grades 4 through 12. Sponsored by Alaska Center for the Book and the Center for the Book in the Library of Congress...
My Turn: Somewhere between Reefer Madness and the Nirvana Network

...I've heard, "It's a cash cow waiting to be milked to provide human kindness all over," to "Dante's Inferno has opened," to "It's the right thing to do." Go figure. We are not exactly together on this. Maybe it's because we don't...
Music review: "Starry Skies Opened Eyes"

...Jackson's sophomore album, "Starry Skies Opened Eyes." I can't imagine a more fitting...loose and without purpose. "Starry Skies Opened Eyes" is a perfect balance of taxidermy. "Starry Skies Opened Eyes" was made with numerous collaborators...
Anchorage Museum opens traveling 'Living Alaska' exhibit

...more than 1,000 works by 436 artists."Living Alaska: A Decade of Collecting Contemporary Art for Alaska Museums," which opened Nov. 6 at the Anchorage Museum, presents a retrospective of these works. This traveling exhibition, curated by Sven Haakanson...


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