This publicity photo released by the American Ballet Theatre ...
Dec 29th, 2011
(AP) - This publicity photo released by the American Ballet Theatre shows David Hallberg, center right, and Gillian Murphy, center left, as they perform in American Ballet TheatreĂ¢€™s 'The Nutcracker' at the Brooklyn Academy of Music in New York. (AP Photo/American Ballet Theatre, Gene Schiavone) -
GREEN BANK, W.Va. (AP) - In these parts, a pay phone is a visitor's best option for reaching the rest of the world. A cell phone signal is an hour away by car. Wifi is forbidden. The radio plays nothing but static. And other than the occasional passing pickup truck whose driver offers a wave, it's dead silent. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]
Americans back last weekend's nuclear deal with Iran by a 2-to-1 margin and are very wary of the United States resorting to military action against Tehran even if the historic diplomatic effort falls through, a Reuters/Ipsos poll showed on Tuesday. The findings were rare good news in the polls for President Barack Obama, whose approval ratings... [Full Article]
Russian dancer Pavel Dmitrichenko was sentenced to six years in prison on Tuesday for his role in an acid attack that nearly blinded the artistic director of the Bolshoi ballet. A Moscow judge announced the sentence after convicting Dmitrichenko and two co-defendants in the attack on Sergei Filin last January, which exposed toxic rivalries at the B... [Full Article]