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KRISTOPHER SKINNER/STAFF Giulia and Mark Lukach, relaxing at their Lafayette home with their dog Goose, have strugged for years with her bouts with bipolar disorder. In a sweet, sorrowful and at times terrifying or angry tale, “My Lovely Wife in the Psych Ward” tells a 21st-century love story. Lafayette-based writer Mark Lukach’s long journey with his wife, Giulia,...
Andrew Jackson; Donald Trump (Credit: Wikimedia/Getty/Chip Somodevilla/Salon) Whenever we observe that President Donald Trump answers questions like an eighth grader who didn’t do his homework and has to BS his way through an exam, part of me thinks he’ll eventually conjure some discipline and admit he’s not up to speed on whatever the topic happens to be. Or maybe...
EDM recording artist Chris Tian is one of the industry’s rising talents with a successful track record as a triple threat when it comes to producing, performing and writing hot music including his signature track, “Keep on Dancin.” What makes him diverse is that he incorporates soulful vocals with EDM beats resulting in a style best described as Soulful...
Frank Patton, founder and managing partner of Great Lakes Basin Transportation at the Metra Station on Grand and Cicero avenues Monday, March 21, 2016. (Michael Tercha / Chicago Tribune) Frank Patton's plans for tri-state freight line now include a privately funded toll road. Patton, the founder and managing partner of Great Lakes Basin Transportation, is proposing a privately...
Only six runners go to post for the fillies’ handicap at Nottingham on Tuesday afternoon, one of three races on the card with a five-figure prize fund, but it is still an interesting and competitive race of its kind and every runner goes to post with a chance. It is difficult to get away from the favourite La Casa...
Pillsy's caps fit on the medicine you already have. We take a lot of drugs. We also forget to take a lot of drugs. According to a 2015 study in the Journal of the American Medical Association, 60% of Americans take a prescription drugs. Most of those people often forget or skip a dose. According to a 2011 study...
Housbuilder Bovis announced it will take a £2.8million hit after two buyout bids earlier this year failed to result in a deal. The payout, mostly advisory fees paid to bankers, follows aborted attempts by rivals Galliford Try and Redrow to take over the housebuilder in March and April. Last month Galliford Try pulled out of a £1.2billion attempt to...
“After 3 years of persistent efforts, Hospital Guest House in Amethi that was used by Congress leader for political purpose is finally vacated,” Irani said on twitter. (Source: PTI) A hospital guest-house, meant for the public, in Uttar Pradesh’s Amethi, which was allegedly being used by a Congress leader for political purposes, has now been vacated, Union Minister Smriti...
YouTube's new desktop design is leaner and faster. YouTube.com's finally getting a new look. A year after it was discovered YouTube was testing a new flatter, more minimalist website design, the company's now starting to roll out a public version as an opt-in setting. Anyone can try the new look out, but if you don't like it you can...
Slaven Bilic’s future at West Ham United will be determined by how his team performs against Tottenham Hotspur on Friday night and Liverpool on Sunday week in the final two home matches of the season. The club’s hierarchy has watched Bilic’s team labour at the London Stadium since the move there last August and they are conscious of how...

Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone turns 20 today. Here’s author JK Rowling speaking in 1997 about the first book and her plans for the series #HarryPotter20. (via BBC Archive)

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Riding a magic carpet, tightrope walking and swimming with tropical fish... meet the Russian granny using camera tricks to bring her dreams to life. 👵✨

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Sun, sea and shark? An 8ft long blue shark scares swimmers on a beach in Magaluf... bbc.in/2s9A8Zk

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