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The 2021 holiday season will feature a special performance at 7 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 2, at Fisher Auditorium, Performing Arts Center, when IUP Dance Theater, IUP Symphony Orchestra, the Mahoning Valley Ballet and guests present the perennial favorite, “A Journey to the Land of Sweets,” featur…

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Chris Stapleton was the big winner with six trophies including song and album of the year and Luke Combs claimed the biggest prize with entertainer of the year at the Country Music Association Awards on Wednesday night.

NEW YORK (AP) — Dean Stockwell, a top Hollywood child actor who gained new success in middle age in the sci-fi series “Quantum Leap” and in a string of indelible performances in film, including David Lynch's “Blue Velvet,” Wim Wenders' “Paris, Texas” and Jonathan Demme's “Married to the Mob,…

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DUBOIS — Have you ever heard a strange noise in the middle of the night? Have you ever experienced feelings of dread in your basement or attic? Have you or someone you know ever seen a spook, specter or ghost? Well, for John Zaffis, who gave a presentation on the paranormal on Tuesday night,…

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BROOKVILLE — It’s the month to be spooky, and the art students at Brookville Area Jr./Sr. High School gave Main Street businesses a Halloween makeover on Tuesday morning.

CHICAGO (AP) — A judge on Friday denied a last-ditch effort to dismiss a criminal case against actor Jussie Smollett, who is accused of lying to police when he reported that he was the victim of a racist, anti-gay attack in downtown Chicago in January 2019.

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INDIANA — Tucked away on Gompers Avenue in Indiana is a series of murals created by traveling artists in a collaboration between art organizations Spruce Arts and Dripped on the Road. 

LOS ANGELES (AP) — In a major victory for Britney Spears, a judge on Wednesday suspended the singer's father from the conservatorship that has controlled her life and money for 13 years, saying the arrangement “reflects a toxic environment.”

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PUNXSUTAWNEY — After taking a yearlong break due to the COVID-19 pandemic, The Magical World of Dancing Horses is back to delight audiences with its unique brand of equine wonder and whimsy. 

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The latest week of fair season — the Sykesville Ag & Youth Fair — came to an end Saturday. The main event Saturday evening was the mud bog. 

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It was quite the main event at the Sykesville Ag & Youth Fair on Wednesday during Fights at the Fair. Fighters from across Pennsylvania, Maryland and Ohio came out to hold the exhibition and get a few shots in. (Pictured) Jason Molina and Anthony Drummond size each other up. Today’s fair…

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The Sykesville Fair kicked off on Tuesday, featuring food and high-octane fun with the “Old School” compact car demolition derby. The fun gets action-packed tonight with Fights at the Fair at 6:30 p.m. The Midway Music Stage will feature the talents of Heather Olson and the Silver Eagle Band…

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B n’ B Acoustic brought classic tunes from throughout the decades to Barclay Square for Thursday evening’s installment of Music in the Park. Next Thursday’s act is the Moore Brothers, who play a variety of styles from classic rock to country. The show begins at 6:30 p.m. In the event of incl…

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DEARBORN, Mich. — The first stop on Romain Grosjean’s monthlong tour of the United States with his family was the Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation, where his wife had arranged a tour for the race car driver and their three children.

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MISHIMA, Japan — The soon-to-be Olympic champion was in what cyclists derisively call “the pain cave,” empty lungs searing and legs feeling like dead weight. The climb he was on seemed interminable, the evil gradient sending him straight into the sky.

LONDON — A British journalist and her publisher contested a defamation claim in a London court on Wednesday from billionaire Chelsea Football Club owner Roman Abramovich over a book about the rise of Russian President Vladimir Putin.

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One of Molly Solomon's favorite memories from the 2018 Pyeongchang Olympics was watching Lindsey Vonn in the start house. Cameras would focus on the skiing great, with microphones picking up her breathing while she listened to final instructions.

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COLUMBIA, S.C.  — Prompted by Britney Spears’ conservatorship fight, a bipartisan legislative effort has emerged to reform the process created to protect the rights of more than 1 million people across the United States under the protective arrangements.

NEW YORK — A tearful, repentant Michael Avenatti, the brash lawyer who once represented Stormy Daniels in lawsuits against President Donald Trump, was sentenced Thursday to 2 1/2 years in prison for trying to extort up to $25 million from Nike by threatening the company with bad publicity.