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For Bon Iver, it remains all about the voice

It’s rare to see the star of a large outdoor rock concert begin a show doubled over, looking like he might puke. That was the pose Justin Vernon struck moments into the Bon Iver show Wednesday night at Merriweather Post Pavilion, before rising to the microphone to trill, “It might be over soon.
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Looted statues, pottery returned to Italy after probe in NYC

NEW YORK — Seven ancient statues and pottery vessels are headed back to their homeland in Italy after authorities said they tracked down the stolen items in New York City.Dating back as far as the eighth century B.C., the artifacts were looted by Italian tomb raiders in the 1990s, then were smuggl
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The Latest: Britain resumes sharing bombing intel with US

MANCHESTER, England — The Latest on the investigation into the Manchester concert bombing (all times local):10:55 p.m.British police say they have resumed sharing intelligence about the Manchester bombing with U.S. counterparts.Britain had halted the exchange of information after details of the Ma
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A Laurie Anderson pilgrimage? Just don’t tell her you’re calling it that.

North Adams, MASS. — You are sitting, floating through the virtual clouds, when you hear that unmistakable voice coming through the headphones. The glittering buildings. Paper being shredded on the floor. It is Laurie Anderson, the artist most famous for her fluke 1981 hit “O Superman” but a
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DC Theater Friday: What’s the buzz? Tell you what’s a happenin’.

The weekly feature of what’s happening on Washington stages. Players to watch this week:-Natascia Diaz, a sublime Mary Magdalene in Signature Theatre’s “Jesus Christ Superstar.”-Ted van Griethuysen, dean of D.C. actors, holding center stage at 82 as the addled title figure in “The Father
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Police: Tractor-trailer crashes into famed Nevada brothel

LAS VEGAS — A man wearing body armor and a mask backed a tractor-trailer through the gate of the Moonlite Bunny Ranch before dawn Thursday and crashed it into the front door of the famed Nevada brothel featured in the CatHouse reality television show, according to authorities and the brothel’s o
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Quiet college dropout turned bomber: Who was Salman Abedi?

LONDON — He was quiet and withdrawn, a college dropout who liked soccer — and, some say, showed alarming signs of being radicalized years before he walked into a pop concert at Britain’s Manchester Arena and detonated a powerful bomb, killing himself and 22 others.While some claim Salman Abedi
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The Latest: Trump to review US sanctions on Russia

NAVAL AIR STATION SIGONELLA, Italy — The Latest on President Donald Trump’s first trip abroad (all times local):11:50 p.m.White House economic adviser Gary Cohn says President Donald Trump is “looking at” the future of U.S. sanctions on Russia.Asked what the current administration position i
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At Cannes, auteurs are worshiped, for better and, too often, for worse

CANNES, France — The year 2017 will be remembered for many things at the Cannes Film Festival, among them the international film showcase’s 70th anniversary, a bomb threat midway through the festival that sent audiences out onto the Croisette, and the vociferous booing that greeted movies prod
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TV highlights: ‘Bloodline’ returns to Netflix

(All times Eastern). Ginormous Food (Food at 8) Josh Denny scouts decadent dishes in Sin City. RuPaul’s Drag Race (VH1 at 8) Pop star Kesha makes a guest appearance as the queens give makeovers to the show’s crew members. Yukon Men (Discovery at 9) With dark days quickly approachin
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