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Museum's Plan To Sell 40 Works Has Art World Up In Arms

Sun, 07/30/2017 - 2:27pm

The auction, including two Rockwell paintings, would fund the Berkshire Museum's renovation and increase its endowment. But two prominent museum organizations say the sale violates fundamental ethics.

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Corporate Bungling And Political Scandal Abound In Jesse Eisinger's New Book

Sun, 07/30/2017 - 9:00am

Why don't crooked corporate CEO's go to jail anymore? Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Jesse Eisinger uncovers culture of cowardice, incompetence, and corruption in both government and finance.

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How To Preserve Your Polaroid

Sun, 07/30/2017 - 7:00am

A new David Hockney photography show begs the question: how do his Polaroids look vibrant decades after they were made? There's a secret to keeping instant film from fading.

Family Life Around The World

Sun, 07/30/2017 - 7:00am

Lulu Garcia-Navarro checks in with writer Dan Kois, who is traveling with his family to discover exactly what makes families click. He talks about Holland, bicycles and how family decisions are made.

'Atomic Blonde' Director Brings Stuntman Skills To His 'Punk Rock Spy Thriller'

Sun, 07/30/2017 - 7:00am

David Leitch worked as a stuntman on countless films before jumping into the director's chair. His new film follows a spy, played by Charlize Theron, as she punches her way through 1989 Berlin.

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A 'Portable' Overview Of A Complex, Compelling History

Sun, 07/30/2017 - 6:00am

The Portable Nineteenth-Century African American Women Writers, thoughtfully edited by Henry Louis Gates, Jr. and Hollis Robbins, is a rewarding read that reminds us the past isn't a single story.

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New Memoir Unpacks The Life And Tragic Death Of 'The Hot One'

Sun, 07/30/2017 - 3:00am

Carolyn Murnick and Ashley Ellerin were childhood best friends — but as sometimes happens, they grew older and drifted apart. Then, in 2001, Ellerin was brutally murdered in her Hollywood Hills home.

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