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Saltz on Stefan Simchowitz, the Greatest Art-Flipper of Them All

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The past year has seen collectors and auction houses creating their own art market. They’re essentially bypassing dealers, galleries, and critics, identifying artists on their own, buying works by those artists cheaply in great numbers, then flipping them at vastly higher prices to a network of other like-minded speculator-collectors. Thus, … More »

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Search for Flight 370 Continues as Plane’s Blackbox Battery Life Dwindles

It’s been over three weeks since Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 went down somewhere in the southern Indian Ocean and investigators have yet to locate any wreckage from the aircraft. On Saturday, Chinese and Australian ships picked up a few white, red and orange “objects in the ocean” that had been … More »

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Republican governors Chris Christie and Scott Walker court Jewish donors

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Big hitters stress Israel backing to Republican Jewish Coalition Billionaire Sheldon Adelson donated more than $90m in 2012 Two of the highest-profile Republican state governors on Saturday called for more aggressive leadership on America’s challenges abroad, emphasising their support for Israel as they courted powerful Jewish donors.New Jersey Governor Chris Christie and Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker also stoked speculation about their own presidential ambitions as they discussed how to reclaim the White House in 2016.

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Syrian Group Frees Kidnapped Spanish Journalists

After six months of being held captive by a rogue Al Qaeda-linked group in Syria, Spanish journalists Javier Espinosa (a reporter), and Ricardo Garcia Vilanova (a photographer) have been released. The two men called their employer, Spain’s El Mundo newspaper, on Saturday to say they were in the care of … More »

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This Is What It Looks Like When Times Square Turns Off the Lights

Saturday night marked the seventh annual Earth Hour, an international event intended encourage people to think about energy conservation and the environment. Between 8:30 and 9: 30 p.m. local time, landmarks all over the world — including the Great Wall of China, Egypt’s Great Pyramids of Giza, the Eiffel Tower, … More »

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Andy Serkis Talks ‘Dawn of the Planet of the Apes’ & His ‘Quite Dark Take’ on ‘The Jungle Book’

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Director Tim Burton’s 2001 remake of Planet of the Apes was a decade past and some bitter, painful memories still lingered over the much-maligned attempt to revive the franchise. Audiences were skeptical to the say the least in the months leading up to the release of the 2011 prequel Rise of the Planet of the Apes, directed by Rupert Wyatt. Fortunately, they were quickly won over by Rise, due to its sharp script, smart handling of the universe’s origin story, and the brilliant, nearly wordless motion-capture performance of Andy Serkis (Gollum in Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit) as Caesar, …Click to continue reading Andy Serkis Talks ‘Dawn of the Planet of the Apes’ & His ‘Quite Dark Take’ on ‘The Jungle Book’The post Andy Serkis Talks ‘Dawn of the Planet of the Apes’ & His ‘Quite Dark Take’ on ‘The Jungle Book’ appeared first on Screen Rant.

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Three Tourists Arrested for Reporting Fake Robberies

Gothamist (via A Walk in the Park) reports that, in the month of March, three out-of-towners told the NYPD that they were robbed in Central Park, only to have the cops figure out that their stories were made up. An Australian woman, Larisa Ryan, admitted that she had lied in … More »

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Speed Cameras Are Making the City Lots of Money

Bad news for lead-footed drivers: that new speed camera program launched at the beginning of the year seems to be working. Since the January 16 launch of the program, which is intended to cut down on speeding near city schools, the Department of Transportation has handed out 11,715 $50 tickets … More »

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Octogenarian Shoots Grandson and Grandson’s Girlfriend in Murder-Suicide

At around 6 p.m. on Friday, 86-year-old Brooklyn resident Heriberto Pagan shot his grandson, 47-year-old Michael Feliciano, and Feliciano’s girlfriend, 28-year-old Claritle Christina Huerta, on Staten Island before turning the gun on himself. Both Pagan and Huerta died, while Feliciano remains in critical condition, according to CBS New York. The … More »

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New York Lawmakers Reach Deal on Universal Pre-K and Charter Schools [Updated]

On Saturday morning, officials announced that Governor Andrew Cuomo and state lawmakers have agreed on a deal to fund universal pre-kindergarten in New York. As had been predicted, Mayor Bill de Blasio will not get to follow through on his big campaign promise to tax the city’s wealthiest residents in … More »

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Same-Sex Marriage Is Now a Reality in England and Wales

Eight months after passing a bill to allow gay marriage, same-sex couples in England and Wales were finally able to tie the knot at midnight on Friday. Prime Minister David Cameron showed his support for the change with an op-ed in the Pink News, then sealed the deal with a … More »

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Los Angeles Got a Bigger Earthquake on Friday Night

Los Angeles residents who were disappointed when their last earthquake was downgraded from a 4.7 to a 4.4 on the Richter scale got the adventure they craved when a 5.1-magnitude shaker hit the city Friday night. The earthquake, the epicenter of which was one mile east of La Habra — … More »

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World Trade Center Security Chief Resigns

The head of security at the World Trade Center, David Velazquez, has given up his post following the revelations that a trio of BASE jumpers and an adventurous 16-year-old — but not a pair of CNN producers! — were able to sneak into the tower undetected. Velazquez’s now former employer, … More »

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