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    Elizabeth McGovern: 'Downton' star touring with band

    10/02/2014 12:11 AM EDT
    NEW YORK -- "Downton Abbey" won’t be the only place fans can see Elizabeth McGovern this winter: The show’s star is heading on a tour with her folk-rock band in December. 
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    Hamburg, Germany: Manson musical has stage debut
    10/02/2014 12:10 AM EDT - Musicals and murderers may not seem like a natural fit, but a number of them have managed to find their audiences. Full Story

  • Television: Rom-coms take over genre - 10/01/2014 12:12 AM EDT
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    Capital Repertory Theatre: 'Other Desert Cities' a tale of classic, troubled family matters

    ALBANY, N.Y. -- It's almost impossible to find a contemporary American play that doesn't revolve around family. Full Story
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    Vermont art festival will fight malaria

    MANCHESTER -- It’s a long way from anywhere in Kenya to the Green Mountains that surround Manchester, but the psychic distance will narrow a bit during the Fall Arts and Crafts Festival on Oct. Full Story
     

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    Elizabeth McGovern: 'Downton' star touring with band

    10/02/2014 12:11 AM EDT
    NEW YORK -- "Downton Abbey" won’t be the only place fans can see Elizabeth McGovern this winter: The show’s star is heading on a tour with her folk-rock band in December. 
    Full Story
    Hamburg, Germany: Manson musical has stage debut
    10/02/2014 12:10 AM EDT - Musicals and murderers may not seem like a natural fit, but a number of them have managed to find their audiences. Full Story

    Anna Gunn in 'Gracepoint': From steeliness to new fragility
    10/02/2014 12:10 AM EDT - LOS ANGELES -- The average TV binge viewer is indulging in catch-up. When Anna Gunn dove headlong into the British crime drama "Broadchurch," it was homework. Full Story

    Television: 'Sleepy Hollow' High hopes for second season
    10/01/2014 12:12 AM EDT - NEW YORK -- "Sleepy Hollow" was renewed after just three episodes last year, and star Tom Mison, who plays Ichabod Crane, calls the new season "the tricky second album. Full Story

    Television: Rom-coms take over genre
    10/01/2014 12:12 AM EDT - Three network comedies begin this week, and while they all have one obvious thing in common -- the perils of dating in the age of Twitter, Tinder and Snapchat -- what they really share is Nora Ephron. Full Story

    Emerson String Quartet: Warm blend of passion
    10/01/2014 12:11 AM EDT - PITTSFIELD -- The Emerson String Quartet could have titled its South Mountain concert Sunday afternoon "retrospection and introspection. Full Story

    Music: New music, CD releases
    10/01/2014 12:10 AM EDT - ’Down Where the Spirit Meets the Bone’ (Highway 20) Lucinda Williams Lucinda Williams made her first album for her own label, Highway 20 Records, a magnum opus: two discs, 20 songs and a summation of what has endeared her to a large, loyal following. Full Story

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    Sky's no limit for Czech chimney climbers

    DOLNI SMRZOVKA, Czech Republic (AP) — From afar, they look like ants crawling up a tower into the sky. Full Story
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    Kosovo selects its first Oscar contender

    PRISTINA, Kosovo (AP) — Kosovo says it has nominated an Oscar contender for the first time since it announced independence in 2008 from Serbia. Full Story
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    Tracy Morgan may not perform or walk without assistance again

    “Saturday Night Live” alum seen outside New York hospital Wednesday in a wheelchair.