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Edward Young
"By all means use some time to be alone."

How to of the Day
How to Write a Consulting Contract
Consultants perform a number of services for people or organizations that hire them. Before a consultant is hired, they often create and execute a consulting contract, which lays out the duties of all the parties involved. In order to create an effective consulting contract, you will have to understand your state's contract law, contemplate the contract, write the contract, then execute the contract. Follow the steps in this article and adapt where necessary in order to create the best consulting contract possible.

Sports : NPR
Cristiano Ronaldo's New Bronze Bust Is Turning Heads
At the dedication of an airport named for the soccer legend, officials unveiled another honor: a bust of his head. The Internet was quick to note that the bust, well, kind of missed its mark.
The Olympics' TV Time-Delay Is Going Away, NBC Says
For next year's Winter Olympics, NBC will broadcast live programming across the U.S., ending the network's decades-old strategy of delaying coverage across American time zones.
Who To Watch In 2017 As Baseball Returns
Baseball season officially starts this Sunday. David Greene talks with ESPN baseball analyst Jessica Mendoza about what to expect this season.
A New Kind Of March Madness Hits Schools
It's March Mammal Madness, a bracket with real animals facing off in fictional battles. Hundreds of science classes are playing in schools around the country.
Wage Deal Averts Threatened Boycott By U.S. Women's Hockey Team
Players demanded better pay — and not just leading up to each Olympic Games, as had been the case. During negotiations, they warned they would sit out the upcoming, U.S.-hosted world championships.

"Make it Tonight" - EatingWell

Arts & Life : NPR
Hulu's 'Harlots' Follows Prostitutes In 18th Century London
Set in 18th century London, Hulu's new drama, Harlots, is about a group of women who work and live in brothels. The show is told from the point of view of the women and has an almost entirely female production team.
'One Of The Boys' Tells The Story Of A Corrosive Father-Son Relationship
Daniel Magariel's debut novel explores the fierce love a 12-year-old boy has for his abusive father. Critic Maureen Corrigan calls it a "slim, deeply affecting and brutal story."
Bob Dylan Agrees To Accept His Nobel Prize During A Tour Stop In Stockholm
Since the American musician won the Nobel Prize in literature last year, he has not yet picked up his award in person or delivered the customary lecture required for him to receive the prize money.
Celebrating A Glorious Life Of Excess In 'A Really Big Lunch'
Jim Harrison lived as he wrote — vividly. One year after his death, a new collection of his essays on food, wine, writing and aging brings him roaring back in all his immoderate brilliance.
The Tahri That Binds: How A Sweet Rice Dish Connects A Woman To Her History
Making the traditional foods of home on the holiday of Cheti Chand — which falls on March 29 this year — helps a member of the Hindu Sindhi diaspora feel less disjointed.

Coming Soon Movies
The Case for Christ (2017)

Opens Friday, Apr 7, 2017

His wife Leslie’s newfound faith in Christ compels Lee to utilize his journalistic and legal training to disprove the claims of Christianity—pitting his resolute atheism against her growing faith. Based on Strobel’s bestselling book of the same name.

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Going in Style (2017)

Opens Friday, Apr 7, 2017

Lifelong buddies Willie, Joe and Al decide to buck retirement and step off the straight-and-narrow for the first time in their lives when their pension fund becomes a corporate casualty.

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Smurfs: The Lost Village

Opens Friday, Apr 7, 2017

The Smurfs embark on a journey through the Forbidden Forest.

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Spark: A Space Tail

Opens Friday, Apr 14, 2017

SPARK (Jace Norman) is a wisecracking teen living on an abandoned planet with his friends Chunk and Vix. They learn of General Zhong’s plan to wipe out the entire universe using the deadly space Kraken, and no one but Spark can stop him.

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Born in China

Opens Friday, Apr 21, 2017

A remarkable look at the wildlife in China. See it opening week and you'll support the World Wildlife Fund.

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Free Fire

Opens Friday, Apr 21, 2017

An arms deal goes spectacularly and explosively wrong.

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