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Obama seizes on recovery, bets on staying power—analysis

President Barack Obama's State of the Union address marked a sweet spot in his presidency when economic signs and his own personal approval are on the rise. He made sure to capitalize, taking credit for policies he said raised the country out of its recession.

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Obama seizes on recovery, bets on staying power—analysis

Self-made millionaire's passion for art

KOREA – As a collector, artist and businessman, Kim Chang-il, president of Arario Group, has for decades run his own company while following his passion for art. This year, the self-made multimillionaire opened four new private museums in Korea to display part of the collection he has assembled over the past 35 years. For Kim, who launched his business in a humble cafeteria inside a bus terminal …

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Self-made millionaire's passion for art

MONA millionaire plans for casino at Tasmania museum

MONA's millionaire owner wants visitors to the museum to take a gamble. Literally.

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MONA millionaire plans for casino at Tasmania museum

Lower Manhattan Revival Nears Culmination After 13 Years

A visitor walks through the National September 11 Memorial in New York, U.S., on Sunday, Sept. 7, 2014. A visitor walks through the National September 11 Memorial in New York, U.S., on Sunday, Sept. 7, 2014.

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Lower Manhattan Revival Nears Culmination After 13 Years

Dozens rally for leniency for Occupy protester Cecily McMillan

Elected officials and dozens of New Yorkers who are sympathetic to the cause of Cecily McMillan rallied outside City Hall Monday in solidarity of the Occupy Wall Street protester who faces seven years behind bars for assaulting an cop during a 2012 protest.

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Dozens rally for leniency for Occupy protester Cecily McMillan

You Don't Have to Go to Film School to Make It: A List of Film Schools 2013 Sundance Directors Attended

When Indiewire corresponded with over 60 filmmakers for our Meet the 2013 Sundance Filmmakers series, we got responses from various directors of films in the U.S. and World Dramatic and Documentary Competitions as well as NEXT and the Park City at Midnight section.  One of the questions we posed was where the filmmakers learned their craft. 64 filmmakers responded, and the results may be …

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You Don't Have to Go to Film School to Make It: A List of Film Schools 2013 Sundance Directors Attended

'Buckwild': MTV Invents Another of Its Rare Species

I'm disappointed by Buckwild. I know that's a ridiculous thing to say about a reality show premiering on MTV in 2013, but it's true. In the lead-up to last night's series premiere, I'd been quietly (or not so quietly) hoping that this show would be like an extended True Life episode, the way Jersey Shore was supposed to be but never was. You know, actual people who seem like people doing actual …

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'Buckwild': MTV Invents Another of Its Rare Species