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Broadway’s “Come from Away” being adapted for the big screen

Broadway World reports that the Mark Gordon Company has announced plans to produce and finance a feature film adaptation of the Broadway musical Come from Away. The show’s creators, Irene Sankoff and David Hein, will write the film’s screenplay. Come from Away won the 2017 Tony Award for Best Direction of a Musical, and was nominated for seven other Tony […]

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How will the threat of vehicular terrorism change our cities?

Architects have been faced with the problem of designing buildings and structures that can resist terrorist attacks, reports Architectural Digest’s Guelda Voien. Now, considering the rise in vehicular attacks, most recently New York City’s recent terrorist attack in which a truck driver mowed down a group of bike path riders, architects and city planners are trying to […]

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In ‘watershed moment,’ YouTube blocks extremist cleric’s message

Extremist Anwar al-Awlaki was a leading terrorist recruiter until his death in 2011. Even after his death, videos of his talks inspired many terrorist acts. Until now, YouTube has allowed hundreds of videos of his hatred-spewing. Now, a large number of his propaganda has been removed from YouTube, reports Scott Shane for the New York […]

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