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A statue of a Native American ballerina that was stolen in Tulsa will be restored
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The Associated Press | May 10, 2022
The base where the Marjorie Tallchief sculpture once stood is seen outside the Tulsa Historical Society on May 2 in Tulsa, Okla. Mike Simons | Tulsa World via AP TULSA, Okla. — Enough pieces of a bronze statue of a famous Native American ballerina that was stolen in Tulsa have ...
A Warhol ‘Marilyn’ brings a record auction price, $195 million
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Neda Ulaby | May 9, 2022
Andy Warhol's Shot Sage Blue Marilyn has set a record as the highest-priced American work of art to be sold at auction. Christie's Shot Sage Blue Marilyn has set a record as stunning as the actress it depicts. One of Andy Warhol's many silkscreened representations of Marilyn Monroe was auctioned ...
Here are the 2022 Pulitzer Prize news winners
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Vanessa Romo | May 9, 2022
Tampa Bay Times reporters Corey G. Johnson, right, Rebecca Woolington, center, and Eli Murray, left, are announced as the winners of the Pulitzer Prize for investigative reporting on Monday. The winning series, "Poisoned," exposed dangers at Florida's only lead smelter. Ivy Ceballo/Tampa Bay Times | TNS/ABACA via Reuters Two Florida ...
2022 Pulitzer Prizes in arts and letters go to ‘Fat Ham’ and ‘The Netenyahus’
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Neda Ulaby | May 9, 2022
New York Review Books Updated May 9, 2022 at 4:52 PM ET They're the most prestigious awards in America, not just for journalists, but historians, poets, playwrights, non-fiction writers, composers and novelists. Novelist Joshua Cohen won his first fiction Pulitzer for The Netanyahus: An Account of a Minor and Ultimately ...
‘A Strange Loop’ garners 11 Tony nominations, including Best Musical
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Jeff Lunden | May 9, 2022
(l) Jason Veasey, James Jackson, Jr., Jaquel Spivey, L Morgan Lee and Antwayn Hopper in "A Strange Loop." Marc J. Franklin | A Strange Loop Monday morning, nominations for the 75th Annual Tony Awards were announced online. For the first time since the pandemic, Broadway presented a complete season – ...
List of the 2022 Tony Nominations
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Jennifer Vanasco | May 9, 2022
"A Strange Loop" won 11 Tony nominations, the most this year. Marc J. Franklin | A Strange Loop Nominations for the 2022 American Theatre Wing's Tony Awards Presented by The Broadway League and the American Theatre Wing Best PlayClyde's, Lynn Nottage Hangmen, Martin McDonagh The Lehman Trilogy, Stefano Massini, Ben ...
Former Pentagon chief Esper says Trump asked about shooting protesters
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Michel Martin, Tinbete Ermyas | May 9, 2022
Mark Esper has written a book about the challenges he faced as Defense secretary in the Trump administration. Olivier Douliery | AFP via Getty Images Former Defense Secretary Mark T. Esper said President Donald Trump inquired about shooting protesters amid the unrest that took place after George Floyd's murder in ...