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SXSW Film Festival Heads to Amazon

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| The SXSW Film Festival joins other cancelled or postponed film fests looking for alternate ways to screen their movies.

Famed Opera Singer Plácido Domingo Hospitalized Due To COVID-19 Complications

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Domingo's reported hospitalization comes days after he posted a message on Facebook saying it was his "moral obligation" to reveal he tested positive for the disease caused by the coronavirus.

The Frame: For Marc Maron, Timing Is Everything

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David Biello: A Journey Into Uncharted Territory

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There's so much we've yet to explore—from outer space to the deep ocean to our own brains. This hour, Manoush goes on a journey through those uncharted places, led by TED Science Curator David Biello.

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After Woody Allen's Memoir Was Signed, Book Publisher's Employees Walk Out

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Two days after Ronan Farrow announced he "can't work with" Hachette Book Group after its acquisition of Woody Allen's memoir, employees of the publishing house walked out in protest as well.

Academy of American Poets Receives $4.5 Million Grant

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The grant, thought to be the largest-ever from a philanthropic institution for poetry, will enable the academy to fund its Poets Laureate Fellowship program for the next three years.

In Blade Runner, The Future Is Asian

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The biggest puzzler of Blade Runner is perhaps not whether Harrison Ford's character is a replicant, but what's up with all the Asian people wearing rice hats?

Henry Huntington: A Railroad Tycoon Who Transformed Southern California

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One of the most prized treasures of LA County is 100 years old this year.

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29 Awesome Events In Southern California This Weekend

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Mexican Independence Day festivities. Art and music festivals from Glendale to Santa Monica. And the Halloween season begins.