At the movies: 'The Emperor's Club'

...were casting about for a title for "The Emperor's Club," they might have considered...short story it's based on.) "The Emperor's Club," starring Kevin Kline as a...education. But it's hard to watch "The Emperor's Club" without constantly recalling...

'Emperor's New Clothes' will suit children and grownups

...all-female cast will tell the tale of The Emperor's New Clothes on Tuesday at the University...tale, in which a "vain and childish emperor is duped by two schemers who convince...be able to see the cloth himself, the emperor enlists the aid of his two ministers...

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Immunotherapy hot topic for cancer

...to treat deadly brain tumors at Duke University; it provided the hopeful ending to the Ken Burns documentary Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies; and it was the focus of where the field stands in a special section of the journal Science.But even before...

Actor Patrick Warburton headlines Salvation Army event

...off-again boyfriend, Puddy, on Seinfeld, as Jeff Bingham on Rules of Engagement, and as the voice of the Tick and Kronk in The Emperor's New Groove.The event, including a silent auction, was expected to raise $50,000, at least 85 percent of which would...

Towns in Brazil celebrates Confederate past, heritage

...as many as 10,000.Most were lured by newspaper ads placed in the wake of the war by the government of Brazil's then-emperor, Dom Pedro II, promising land grants to those who would help colonize its vast and little-explored interior."They were...

'Emperor' ruled with benevolent hand

...known throughout the land as Norton I, Emperor of the United States and Protector of...Joshua Norton, declare and proclaim myself Emperor of these United States of America...reign of Joshua Abraham Norton -- or "Emperor Norton I," as he was known throughout...

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Legacy of last god-king lingers

TOKYO -- When Emperor Hirohito died, one of the largest gatherings...the enthronement of Hirohito's son, Emperor Akihito. But the legacy of Japan's...closer than they had expected before this emperor was enthroned," Mr. Saiki said...

City Ink: Mayor King Hardie Davis gives us so much to talk about

...read the charter that has been backed up by legal opinion, the CEO has no power. It's sort of like the fairy tale of the emperor with no clothes. HIS POSTURE IS COWARDLY: When the issue of out-of-state commission travel came up, Davis said "It...

Christians all too familiar with persecution

...illuminated by impaled Christians tarred and lit aflame (cf. Roman senator and historian Tacitus' Annals), to the demise of Emperor Diocletian at the beginning of the fourth century, Christianity actually flourished amid the harshest of conditions.Tertullian...

Storyland's originality is evident in 'Nightingale'

...adapting Hans Christian Anderson's The Emperor's Night-ingale for the stage, Storyland...theater series. The play centers on an emperor's pair of nightingales, one real and...the Beast, staged last season, and The Emperor's Nightingale are the exceptions...