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Thursday April 27, 2017 @ 11:16:16 PM mt

Arkansas To Carry Out Its Final Execution In 8 Days



Lawyers for convicted murderer Kenneth Williams unsuccessfully sought stays from courts including the U.S. Supreme Court. Williams is the fourth and final inmate to die in Arkansas this month.

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Thursday April 27, 2017 @ 10:37:26 PM mt

Arkansas Executes 4th Inmate In 8 Days



Kenneth Williams was the final inmate executed as the state sped up its schedule to beat the expiration date of its lethal-injection drugs.

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Thursday April 27, 2017 @ 10:24:06 PM mt

Trump To Sign Executive Order On Offshore Drilling And Marine Sanctuaries



The president is set to sign an order Friday that aims to expand offshore drilling for oil and gas, and possibly reverse the designation of some marine sanctuaries.

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Thursday April 27, 2017 @ 09:28:26 PM mt

This Time 'Dear White People' Is Not So Much About Them



Netflix's hit show, with its incessant and incisive look at race at a fictional Ivy League college, doesn't really focus much on white people at all.

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Thursday April 27, 2017 @ 09:28:25 PM mt

An Israeli Couple Haltingly Navigate Grief Over 'One Week And A Day'



They've lost their son. The shiva is over. Now, Eyal (Shai Avivi) and Vicky (Jenya Dodina) "veer off on separate tracks of crazed non-coping" says critic Ella Taylor.

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Thursday April 27, 2017 @ 09:28:25 PM mt

'Dear White People' Creator Calls The Netlix Series 'A Conversation Starter'



NPR's Ari Shapiro talks with Justin Simien, the creator and writer of Dear White People, a film-turned-Netflix series about being black at a mostly white elite college.

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Thursday April 27, 2017 @ 09:28:24 PM mt

A Behind-The-Scenes Couple Get Star Treatment In 'Harold And Lillian'



A new documentary charts the long and loving marriage of a production designer and a film researcher; critic Scott Tobias calls it "sublime and inspiring."

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Thursday April 27, 2017 @ 09:28:24 PM mt

'BANG The Bert Berns Story': The Complicated Man Behind 'Twist And Shout'



A new documentary examines the short life and shady business practices of the songwriter/producer behind hits like "Tell Him," "Here Comes the Night" and "Hang On Sloopy."

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Thursday April 27, 2017 @ 09:28:23 PM mt

The Journalists Who Wring Life Out Of Death: 'Obit'



Critic Andrew Lapin says this documentary about the New York Times' Obituaries desk is "a touching inquiry on the nature of public legacy amid the ceaseless march of time."

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Thursday April 27, 2017 @ 08:43:48 PM mt

Trump To Sign Executive Order On Offshore Drilling And Marine Sanctuaries



The president is set to sign an order Friday that aims to expand offshore drilling for oil and gas, and possibly reverse the designation of some marine sanctuaries.

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