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Captain America, Aaron Burr, And The Politics Of Killing Your Friends

Thu, 05/05/2016 - 7:00am

Captain America: Civil War drops some of the politics of the comics on which it's based, but it tells a different, equally current political story.

Alberta Wildfire Evacuees Ordered To Move Again; Blaze Destroys 1,600 Buildings

Thu, 05/05/2016 - 6:47am

Many residents who were evacuated from Fort McMurray Tuesday were ordered to move once again last night.

Just How Ugly Will The General Election Be? Here's A Preview

Thu, 05/05/2016 - 6:45am

Hillary Clinton premiered an unsurprising line of attack against Donald Trump — digging up some choice words from his now-vanquished Republican rivals.

Should We Really Be Keeping Cats And Dogs — And Geckos — As Pets?

Thu, 05/05/2016 - 6:09am

We love our dogs, cats and bunnies, sure. But are we fooling ourselves in thinking that pet-keeping is good for animals? Anthropologist Barbara J. King takes a look at a bioethicist's new book.

KFC Launches Edible Nail Polish In Hong Kong

Thu, 05/05/2016 - 6:03am

The two edible nail polishes are based on the company's Original and Hot & Spicy recipes. The Hong Kong test group is being asked to choose a nail flavor that will be massed produced.

First Listen: Nothing, 'Tired Of Tomorrow'

Thu, 05/05/2016 - 6:00am

Nothing's new album follows a tumultuous period in the band members' lives. Its 10 songs delve into anxiety and addiction, mental illness and mortality, while channeling anguish into catharsis.

'The Queue' Carries On A Dystopian Lineage

Thu, 05/05/2016 - 6:00am

Basma Abdel Aziz's new novel is set in an unspecified Middle Eastern city, where an endless line snakes back from the mysterious Gate where citizens await pronouncements from a sinister government.

First Listen: Corinne Bailey Rae, 'The Heart Speaks In Whispers'

Thu, 05/05/2016 - 6:00am

On Rae's third album, the singer-songwriter's fleshed-out jams and delicate, jazz-informed ballads examine the subtle trajectories emotions can take.

First Listen: Oddisee, 'The Odd Tape'

Thu, 05/05/2016 - 6:00am

The Brooklyn rapper-producer's latest instrumental album is evenly weighted from front to back. There's never an off moment — or even a precarious one.

First Listen: Jennifer Nettles, 'Playing With Fire'

Thu, 05/05/2016 - 6:00am

Few who've been following the Sugarland singer's career could deny her expressive range, but even she had never reveled in it quite this freely until now.

Trump's Golf Course, Trump's Rules?

Thu, 05/05/2016 - 5:50am

Former boxing champ Oscar De La Hoya says he saw Donald Trump cheat twice while they played golf together two years ago. They were playing at the Trump National Golf Club in Los Angles.

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