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Aided by airstrikes, Kurds gain in Kobani

Aided by airstrikes, Kurds gain in Kobani

ISTANBUL — Aided by U.S. airstrikes, the Kurdish militia defending the besieged Syrian town of Kobani recaptured more territory Friday in what has turned into the single biggest battle between the U.S.-led coalition and the extremist Islamic State since the U.S. began bombing in Iraq in earl…

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A beloved American ballerina, ending an era

A beloved American ballerina, ending an era

After 30 years with City Ballet, Whelan dances her final performance Saturday.

October 14, 2014 6:00 pm Photos

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A beloved American ballerina, ending an era

A beloved American ballerina, ending an era

In this Oct. 3, 2014 photo, ballerina Wendy Whelan rehearses with fellow principal dancer Tyler Angle, in the Rose Building of the Lincoln Center complex, in New York. After 30 years with City Ballet, Whelan dances her final performance Saturday, Oct. 18. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)

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A beloved American ballerina, ending an era

A beloved American ballerina, ending an era

In this Oct. 3, 2014 photo, ballerina Wendy Whelan warms before a rehearsal, in the Rose Building of the Lincoln Center complex, in New York. After 30 years with City Ballet, Whelan dances her final performance Saturday, Oct. 18. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)

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A beloved American ballerina, ending an era

A beloved American ballerina, ending an era

In this Oct. 3, 2014 photo, Wendy Whelan, who has danced for 30 years with the New York City Ballet, rehearses with fellow principal dancer Tyler Angle, in the Rose Building of the Lincoln Center complex, in New York. After 30 years with City Ballet, Whelan dances her final performance Satur…

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A beloved American ballerina, ending an era

A beloved American ballerina, ending an era

In this Oct. 3, 2014 photo, ballerina Wendy Whelan rehearses with Craig Hall in the Rose Building of the Lincoln Center complex, in New York. After 30 years with City Ballet, Whelan dances her final performance Saturday, Oct. 18. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)

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A beloved American ballerina, ending an era

A beloved American ballerina, ending an era

In this 2010 photo released by the New York City Ballet, Wendy Whelan, left, and Craig Hall perform in "After the Rain," in New York. After 30 years with City Ballet, Whelan dances her final performance Saturday, Oct. 18. (AP Photo/New York City Ballet, Paul Kolnik)

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Review: Polanski and 'Venus in Fur' are a match

Review: Polanski and 'Venus in Fur' are a match

This photo released by IFC Films shows Emmanuelle Seigner as Vanda and Mathieu Amalric as Thomas in director Roman Polanski’s "Venus in Fur," a Sundance Selects Release. (AP Photo/IFC Films, Courtesy Guy Ferrandis)

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This week on TV: May 4-10

This week on TV: May 4-10

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This week on TV: Dec. 15-21

This week on TV: Dec. 15-21

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Downtown theater, Beowulf Alley, closes

Downtown theater, Beowulf Alley, closes

The final curtain has fallen for the scrappy Beowulf Alley Theatre. The last show, “Savage Bond,” by Tucsonan Steve Holiday, completed its run Nov. 24.

November 27, 2013 1:00 pmLoading…

Cirque du Soleil resumes Vegas show after death

LAS VEGAS — The Cirque du Soleil show “Ka” has reopened on the Las Vegas Strip 17 days after an acrobat fell to her death in its closing scene.

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Review: Chamber Music Plus "Sister-In-Law Beethoven"

Review: Chamber Music Plus "Sister-In-Law Beethoven"

Performance closes out group's ninth Tucson season.

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Chamber Music Plus brings Margot Kidder back to Tucson

Chamber Music Plus brings Margot Kidder back to Tucson

Show on Sunday looks at Beethoven's dark secret.

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Tucson's lone magic shop closing Sunday

Tucson's lone magic shop closing Sunday

Williams Magic spent nearly 25 years in the same building.

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Preview: Joshua Bell's new Beethoven recording

Preview: Joshua Bell's new Beethoven recording

CD came out Tuesday.

February 14, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Barbara Cook postpones Tucson concert

Barbara Cook postpones Tucson concert

Cites illness.

February 13, 2013 2:52 pmLoading…

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