Basketball’s Best Free-Throw Shooter Isn’t in the NBA

sportBasketball’s Best Free-Throw Shooter Isn’t in the NBA
When the NBA season kicks off this week, the best free-throw shooter in professional basketball will be at home in Delaware preparing to run a camp for young girls. Elena Delle Donne, the 6-foot-5 star of the WNBA’s Chicago Sky, won the league MVP …
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Dow High alum Schroll playing pro hoops in Europe, hoping to someday make the WNBA
From October 2014 to March of this year, she played for Pyrinto, a team based in Tampere, Finland which plays in Women’s Korisliiga, the highest tier of women’s basketball in Finland. Schroll said she enjoyed that experience, and it helped her to …
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Final go around: Gabby Boever happy to be back for SDSU
“It feels good to be back in the routine of playing basketball,” a smiling Boever said at last week’s SDSU winter media day. “Just knowing I can come back and finish my career how I want to finish it instead of being hurt and just sitting there …
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Latest Best Restaurants News

cusine10 Best Themed Restaurants in Metro Phoenix
Begin Slideshow. Guests at Alice Cooperstown are greeted by the restaurant’s namesake himself. Themed restaurants are for the whole family now, and the 10 best themed spots in Phoenix are sure to leave you full and entertained. All photos by Sara Weber.
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Bangkok to host Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants 2016
Bangkok, a city famous for its great food, will host the fourth annual awards ceremony of “Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants,” one of the most prestigious awards in the culinary industry. The region’s most respected chefs and restaurant owners will gather in …
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These Are NYC’s 50 Best Restaurants According To Zagat
It’s a big month for the release of lists of restaurants at which you likely cannot afford to eat! First, Michelin bestowed their stars upon the city’s elite dining experiences and now Zagat has released their annual ranking of the 50 best restaurants …
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Latest Best Restaurants News

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Best Restaurants in Austin, Texas
The best restaurants in Austin most definitely exemplify the city’s motto: “Keep Austin Weird.” But it’s a good weird – with dining options that attract foodies from around the globe with unique and flavorful dishes. Regardless of your taste, Austin …
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Deconstructing Top Food Categories Of The 2015 Best Of Houston Awards
He doesn’t want Hubbell & Hudson to be considered a good restaurant “in The Woodlands”. He intends for it to be considered among the best in the United States. Restaurants don’t fly on force of will alone, but Simmons’ intensity sure makes a good …
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Four Baltimore establishments on OpenTable list of nation’s best vegetarian
In case you missed the bulletin, Oct. 1 is World Vegetarian Day and October is Vegetarian Awareness Month. The folks at OpenTable noticed. The online reservation service has issued its list of “52 Best Restaurants for Vegetarians in America,” based, …
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Last Best Show: Lenny Kravitz at the Pavilion

Lenny Kravitz performs on stage at the Hard Rock Rising Barcelona global music festival on Friday, July 24, 2015, at Platja del Forum in Barcelona, Spain. Hard Rock Rising Barcelona is Hard Rockís first global music festival activation in Spain. (Photo by Manuel Vidal/Invision for Hard Rock International/AP Images)

Last Best Show: Lenny Kravitz at the Pavilion
Kravitz and his funky, rocking band — three horn players, three backup singers/percussionists, a keyboard player and the core three of bassist Gail Ann Dorsey, drummer Cindy Blackman Santana and supreme guitarist Craig Ross — launched into …
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Joshua Abrams Magnetoception
Active as both a sideman and a bandleader, Magnetoception is the third record on which he is accompanied by a variable group of like-minded players, and also the tertiary collection of material to be centred on Abrams’ guimbri, a North African bass lute.
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GEOFF TATE’s OPERATION: MINDCRIME: New Song ‘Hearing Voices’ Streaming
Joining Tate on “The Key” are a hard-hitting cast of familiar faces and new collaborators: bass players David Ellefson (MEGADETH) and John Moyer (DISTURBED, ADRENALINE MOB), drummers Simon Wright (AC/DC), Scott Mercado (CANDLEBOX) and …
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Best Restaurants

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Ever price sensitive, he is adding more pastas (another of his great loves) “because pasta makes it a little more affordable for people.” Café Panache is a startling 31 years old. Renovated in 2009, the dining rooms remain soothingly beautiful …
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Dallas best new restaurants set to open this Fall
Before you know it Fall will be here. Next week we usher in September and with it a new season and a new palette perhaps? If you are looking for something new and exciting to try this Fall in Dallas then look no further than right here.The Eater has …
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Not just food: These restaurants hit all five senses
El Celler de Can Roca recently scored “Restaurant” magazine’s coveted title of Best Restaurant in the World, thanks to its perennial quest to push the boundaries of culinary arts. The famed Catalonian eatery made a splash in 2013 when it staged a 12 …
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Bon Appétit’s top 10 best new US restaurants

cusineBon Appétit’s top 10 best new US restaurants
Bon Appétit magazine editor-in-chief Adam Rapoport and deputy editor Andrew Knowlton revealed the Hot 10 best new restaurants Tuesday on “CBS This Morning.” Before crowning the winners, Knowlton traveled to 500 restaurants over four months “eating …
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Chicago restaurant named to Bon Appetit’s list of 10 best in country
Beverly Kim and Johnny Clark, a wife and husband chef team, pose inside Parachute, just named one of the 10 best new restaurants in the country by Bon Appetit. (Heather Charles / Chicago Tribune). By Phil Vettel Chicago Tribune. Beverly Kim · Phil Vettel.
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Chicago Eatery Named in Top 10 Best New Restaurants in Country
One and a half years ago, Parachute had not yet opened in the North Side Avondale neighborhood. Now, just 15 months after the restaurant debuted, it has been named one of the best new restaurants in the country. Bon Appetit magazine published its “Hot …
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50 Best Comedy Movies on Netflix: My Best Friend’s Wedding

trend50 Best Comedy Movies on Netflix: My Best Friend’s Wedding
My Best Friend’s Wedding is one of the best, funniest romantic comedies on Netflix. Although it has a very similar plot to a lot of movies, My Best Friend’s Wedding is definitely a notch or two above all those other movies. It has a great cast …
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Ant-Man And Fantastic Four: A Tale Of Two Movies
That’s what the story looks like for Ant-Man and Fantastic Four. How did two Marvel movies with similar problems end up with results that were polar opposites of each other? We explore and theorize what happened with each production to see if there’s …
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Mothership: ‘Fantastic Four,’ bad superhero movies
How does a superhero movie, based on a beloved comic book property, with a host of fans ready to buy tickets and with good actors and creators behind it, fail so spectacularly? That’s the question we’re all asking after the latest Fantastic Four movie …
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These Are America’s Best Cities for Barbecue

cusineThese Are America’s Best Cities for Barbecue
The top 20 barbecue cities still reveal some colorful diversity, from the dry rubs of Central Texas-style barbecue—often served “meat-market-style” on butcher-paper-lined trays—to the mustardy sauces of the Carolinas or the mopped-with-sauce pulled …
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BBQ trail announced in area
Explore Victoria announced the launch of the Great Coastal Texas Barbecue Trail – a trail that makes it easy for anyone to find and try some of the best Texas barbecue while experiencing more than just the meat. “Barbecue in the Coastal Bend is about …
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Barbecue joints ranked high nationally
“For a restaurant to maintain a four-star rating or better in online reviews is an accomplishment – more so when you consider how competitive barbecue is,” said Anthony Cordo, director of Explore Victoria, in a release. Explore Victoria is the creator …
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New York Foodies Crown the City’s Best Asian Restaurants at Taste Asia Food

cusineNew York Foodies Crown the City’s Best Asian Restaurants at Taste Asia Food
On June 26, the best of New York City’s Asian culinary scene came together at Taste Asia Asian Food Fest, a food and cultural festival hosted by Epoch Times and its sister media company, New Tang Dynasty Television. Now in its second year, the festival …
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Asian Food Channel launches on Vietnam’s SCTV
Scripps Networks Interactive has launched Asian Food Channel (AFC) programming on Vietnam’s SCTV, expanding its reach through the country to six pay-TV platforms. Distributed by Thaole Entertainment, Vietnamese audiences can expect a raft of local …
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Echo Park May Be Losing Its Asian Grocery Store
Mom-and-pop businesses in Echo Park are increasingly being forced to close to make way for hip and trendy developments. Echo Park’s Asian market A-1 Grocery Warehouse, is one of those places that could be nearing its end soon. The Eastsider reports …
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Latest Best Photographers News

trend10 Inspirational Photographers That You Should Be Following
Connor Harrigan is a portrait photographer based in New York that has some of the best composition sense that we’ve seen. His strength is in how he works with people to bring out the best in his subjects. Connor is also quite the photo editor and …
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Looking for interior inspiration? Top 5 best décor blogs are just a click away
Becker also collaborates with other creative professionals such as photographers, stylists, authors and chefs to add further depth to the site. In addition, there is an online forum for sharing and exploring ideas and inspiration. www.decor8blog.com …
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2015 Pulitzer Photographers Captured Ebola in Africa and Anger in Ferguson
Daniel Berehulak won the 2015 Pulitzer Prize for best Feature Photography for his “courageous photographs of the Ebola epidemic in West Africa.” Berehulak spent weeks in the epicenter of the Ebola outbreak, putting his own health on the line to share …
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