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Posted Friday, December 19, 2014 by WLRH News

Lowe Mill's new 'North Wing' will continue to push the boundaries of creativity and expand the understanding of what art can be. Brianne Stone and Brett Tannehill spoke with three artists who have big plans tied to the Mill's latest expansion. Here are the stories of tattooist Matt Crunk, and painters Terri Shows and Johanna Littleton ...

  • James Franco (left) and Seth Rogen, stars of <em>The Interview,</em> arrive for the film's Los Angeles premiere on Dec. 11. The comedy about a CIA plot to assassinate North Korean leader Kim Jong Un was pulled from theaters after a cyberattack on Sony Pictures, the studio behind the film. The FBI said the attack was traced to the North Korean government.

    Posted Monday, December 22, 2014 by NPR News

    From hack attacks to the bottom falling out of oil, 2014 has been a year of big swings at the top and stagnation at the bottom.

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One of Huntsville's artsiest places will continue its growth with the debut of its new 'North Wing' on Saturday at noon.

The annual Spirit of Christmas Past home tour and luminaries is this Saturday from 5 to 9 pm in Huntsville’s historic Twickenham District.

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Workers remove a poster for <em>The Interview</em> from a billboard in Hollywood, Calif., after Sony canceled the movie's Christmas release due to a terrorist threat. The hacking of Sony's networks has sparked a war of words between the U.S. and North Korea.

North Korea's National Defense Commission, which is headed by the country's leader, Kim Jong Un, said its military was ready to fight America "in all war spaces including cyber warfare space."

Los Angeles Unified School District Superintendent John Deasy, seen in a photo taken last year, says his resignation was "by mutual agreement.

A high-profile school tech program; a federal corruption investigation and the resignation of the superintendent.

Sister Elizabeth feeding Yoda, a water buffalo calf at the ranch. The nuns bought the buffalo to make mozzarella.

At a Colorado ranch run by Benedictine nuns, prayer and farming go hand in hand. "We have kind of a corner on the market" for grass-fed beef, says one sister. "People just kind of believe in it."

Low heating oil prices mean New Englanders don't have to bundle up at home this year, but they will have to watch their rising electric bills.

Low heating oil prices mean New Englanders don't have to bundle up at home this year, but they will have to watch their rising electric bills.

Katie Clapp shares a laugh with her son Andy Tranfaglia, 25, at their home in West Newbury, Mass. Andy has a rare genetic condition called fragile X syndrome.

There is no effective treatment for the rare genetic disorder fragile X syndrome, so two parents created a foundation to fund research. But they found there's no easy road to a cure.

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