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Bastrop Daily Enterprise - Bastrop, LA
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When British filmmaker Asif Kapadia set out to make “Amy,” a documentary about British jazz-pop singer Amy Winehouse, who died of alcohol poisoning in 2011 at the age of 27, he didn’t know much about her. He was a fan of her two albums “Frank” and “Back to Black,” but he’d neither met her nor seen her perform. Kapadia’s background is in short fiction and documentary films, but he made an international splash in 2010 with “Senna,” a feature documentary about Brazilian race car driver Ayrton...

Updated at 10:03 AM

How do fireworks work? The same way the universe does, scientists say.

Updated at 9:59 AM

This mountain biker was riding through Canada Olympic Park in Alberta when he came to a road that went right through the biking trail. With an SUV stopped at the stop sign, the biker thought it would stop for him. 

Updated at 9:59 AM

Last week was filled with overwhelming displays of faith.

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John Adams said it best in a letter to his wife, Abigail: A day of celebrating independence from Great Britain “ought to be commemorated as the day of deliverance, by solemn acts of devotion to God Almighty. It ought to be solemnized with pomp and...

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There’s a show that airs on ESPN called “Pardon the Interruption,” and it gives me agita. It’s a roundup of the day’s sports news hosted by a couple of loud, contentious talking heads with strongly voiced opinions about … everything. It’s kind of...

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As the 4th of July draws near, this seems a perfect tim […]

Updated at 9:21 AM

This morning shortly before 6 a.m., a semi-truck traveling east on Highway 165 in Mer Rouge was struck at the main railroad crossing by a train approaching from the north.

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For Andie MacDowell, there's nothing worse than being called a "cougar."The

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I would have loved to be a fly on the wall when Donald Trump learned that NBC was cutting all ties with him. Can you imagine the man known for his catchphrase “You’re fired!” actually getting fired?

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Kim Kardashian first came across

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