Praised as a refreshingly irreverent master, sometimes derided as a gimmicky smart-alec, Mark Morris has earned a reputation as one of the world's leading modern dance choreographers.
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Arkansas-native and poet Maya Angelou read her poem entitled "The Rock Cries Out To Us Today" at the 1993 inauguration of Bill Clinton.
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In 1961, poet Robert Frost read his poem "The Gift Outright" at the inauguration of John Kennedy.
Syndicated radio and television host "Dr. Laura" Schlessinger apologized with a full-page newspaper ad today for her "poorly chosen" words about homosexuals.
Paramount has suspended production of radio host "Dr. Laura" Schlessinger's television program, just two weeks after its debut.
"Dr. Laura" Schlessinger's syndicated television show debuted across the country this week, amid protests from gay rights activists and the departure of another sponsor.
A federal court ruled Thursday that 6-year-old Elian Gonzalez is too young to be entitled to an asylum hearing, handing an apparent victory to the boy's father, who wants to take him back to Cuba.
A Florida judge -- who said she has jurisdiction in the case of Elian Gonzalez -- Monday afternoon ruled that the 6-year-old boy should not be sent back to Cuba for now.
The family of 6-year-old Elian Gonzalez starts legal action against Wednesday's U.S. immigration recommendation that the boy return to his father in Cuba.
A comprehensive survey shows lingering offensive behavior and discrimination of different races and ethnic groups in the military.
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