WCCO Saturday Morning Links: July 4, 2020
MINNEAPOLIS - Jennifer Mayerle and Mike Augustyniak covered a lot of ground in this week's WCCO Saturday Morning show. Here are links for more information. Walker Art Center's...
1 day ago - CBS
Power plays are pols' favorite pastime
Massachusetts has produced its share of outstanding statesmen - from John Adams and John Hancock to JFK, to name but a few. Our history rings with powerful speeches delivered...
1 day ago - Boston Herald
Mixed martial arts-Nurmagomedov's father Abdulmanap dies at 57
UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov's father and coach Abdulmanap, has died aged 57 following a coronavirus infection this year, the mixed martial arts promotion...
1 day ago - National Post
Hirokazu Kore-eda on the Lightness of Catherine Deneuve, Long Takes and Shooting The Truth
Hirokazu Kore-eda became one of world cinema's leading directors in a series of films that over 20 years have examined family life with uncanny insight and sensitivity. After...
1 day ago - Filmmaker Magazine
A Public Art Project Devoted to Dismantling Racism at Every Level
With “Amends,” the artists Nick Cave and Bob Faust have created a multipronged platform for self-scrutiny and, they hope, lasting change.
1 day ago - NY Times
Andy Warhol: Revelation debuts as Speed Art Museum reopens this weekend
Andy Warhol: Revelation, which examines the Pop Art icon's use of religious images, debuts this weekend after months of delays because of the coronavirus pandemic.
1 day ago - WLKY
Versatile Weston home ready for anything
There are three kinds of people who might just be the perfect future owners of the one-of-a-kind single-family contemporary at 61 Hobbs Brook Road in Weston. Modernist...
2 days ago - Boston Herald
Michael Bay's Pandemic-Themed Production Deemed Unsafe Because of Pandemic
Art and life have met up and decided to sit this one out.
2 days ago - Vanity Fair
Protesting U.S. Immigration Policies, Artists Aim for the Sky
This Independence Day, 70 artists are having messages of solidarity and defiance typed in the sky to highlight the plight of immigrants held in detention centers.
2 days ago - NY Times
The Fast & Furious Art of the Car Chase
Hot pursuits are a staple of summer blockbusters - remember them? - so we asked the director Justin Lin to break down five of our favorites.
2 days ago - NY Times
The headlines of News BreaK
Trump campaign to hold outdoor New Hampshire rally on Saturday
President Trump will hold an outdoor campaign rally in New Hampshire next weekend, his campaign announced Sunday. The event, scheduled for 8 p.m. Saturday at Portsmouth...
A town made famous by 'Purple Rain' unveils a life-sized statue of Prince
The statue cost $40,000, with most of the money coming from fans, who gave $100 to have their names included on a bronze donor plaque.
Former officer charged in Floyd's death posts $750K bond
A former Minneapolis police officer charged in the death of George Floyd has been released from jail. The Minneapolis Star-Tribune reports that Tou Thao posted $750,000 bond on...
Dominion, Duke Energy drop plans for gas pipeline from W.Va. to NC
Dominion Energy and Duke Energy announced the cancellation of the Atlantic Coast Pipeline project citing cost uncertainty and ongoing delays.
Baltimore Protesters Topple Columbus Statue
Demonstrators in Baltimore pulled down the statue and threw it into the harbor, adding it to the growing list of Columbus monuments toppled nationwide in response to his...
Jorge Masvidal steps in on six days' notice to fight Kamaru Usman at UFC 251
The UFC has managed to pull off one of the great late-replacement bookings in company history as Jorge Masvidal will fight Kamaru Usman for the welterweight title in the new...
Philadelphia protesters shut down an interstate highway
A mass of people protesting racism and police brutality shut down part of a Philadelphia highway on Sunday. City officials closed a portion of Interstate 676 as crowds swarmed...
U.S. COVID-19 Deaths Near 130,000; Florida And Texas Report Record Case Numbers
Florida and Texas reported their biggest daily rise in new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the past few days as deaths in the U.S. continue to rise.
At least 12 injured in shooting at South Carolina night club, officials say
Officials say at least 12 people were injured in a shooting at a South Carolina night club early Sunday.
Mayors Of Cities With Spiking Coronavirus Rates Decry Trump Admin's Response
The mayor of Phoenix said it feels like the federal government is "declaring victory while we're still in crisis mode."