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Deion Sanders Elevating HBCUs in First-Class Style: Person of the Year in Our Sports Culture

In December, Athletic will honor the coaches, athletes and other figures who have made the biggest impact in American sports we cover, as well as in sports business, media and culture. We kick off the series with our sports culture honoree: Jackson State head football coach Deion Sanders. The full schedule is here. Not everyone …

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The art of the late Five Points Museum founder shows her vision, legacy | News

Victoria’s Five Points Museum of Contemporary Art’s exhibition, titled The Creative Era of Anne Haritas, showcases the art of its founder, renowned artist and curator Anne Haritas, who died last December. Haritas left an influential artistic and personal legacy in Victoria and across the country. The exhibit, which runs through May 21, features her collage …

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Marshfield sexual assault survivors will have to travel 45 minutes for a medical exam

A health care company in Marshfield is consolidating a program that provides forensic exams for victims of sexual assault, leaving survivors with a longer path to getting the help they need to prosecute. Marshfield Clinic Health System says it is “consolidating” the Sexual Assault Nurse Screening, or SANE, program in Marshfield, effectively closing the program …

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Wow, everyone sounds great in the new Mario movie, but Mario

Chris Pratt’s Mario voice fades out. Screenshot: Nintendo / Illumination Studios / Kotaku Now that we’ve all had our fill of memes from the latter Super Mario Bros. Movie trailer, it’s time to address the elephant in the room again: Chris Pratt’s vocal performance as Mario holds this movie back. While there are countless examples …

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Americans are favoring travel over material goods this holiday season

People are prioritizing travel over material goods when deciding where to put their vacation funds, according to a new Grid/Harris survey — likely in large part, experts say, because of eased Covid restrictions. “We’re seeing a lot of consumers who really want to celebrate activities and really be around their family and friends for the …

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Protected Indian-American dealer convicted of looting Asian art treasures

Issued on: 11/20/2022 – 12:46 p.m An Indian court has convicted Indian-American antiques dealer Subhash Kapoor of looting treasures worth millions of euros in a criminal campaign that has put India’s art smuggling industry in the spotlight. This month, a judge sentenced Kapoor to 10 years in prison after convicting the American citizen and his …

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Natural, cultural and gastronomic tours in Ecuador

“Ecuador prioritized the American market. This is the first market from which they receive tourists. Although with the pandemic their numbers have dropped, there has always been an influx of Americans,” Ana Ontaneda, director of promotion and marketing for the Ecuadorian Ministry of Tourism, told TravelPulse. The interviewee mentions that tourists who visit Ecuador are …

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Live music in San Antonio this week: Amon Amarth, Turnstile, Filmmaking and more | Live Music in San Antonio This Week | San Antonio

click to enlarge Wikimedia Commons / WanderingTrad Amon Amarth are on top of their new album The Great Heathen Army. For those looking for musical star power, Belinda Carlisle might be just the ticket for an evening of nostalgia from the ’80s rocker turned ’90s pop star. For those looking for something a little less …

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