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Best Book Club Picks For August

Wine and friends are two undeniable pleasures of a good book club, but a book that inspires passion and debate is the true heart of the occasion. Here are some top picks.

08/07/2014

Inductee Gene Simmons  of Kiss speaks onstage at the 29th Annual Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Induction Ceremony at Barclays Center of Brooklyn on April 10, 2014 in New York City. (credit: Larry Busacca/Getty Images)

Rock Hall Of Fame Inducts Latest Acts

Kiss made up, but its music went unheard. Nirvana used four women rockers to sing Kurt Cobain’s songs. And Bruce Springsteen’s E Street Band turned its honor into a marathon.

04/11/2014

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America’s Most Hipster Cities

Pretty much any US city, short of maybe Birmingham, AL, has some elements/neighborhoods of hipster culture at this point (you really just need a fixed-gear bike shop, right?), but these 10 cities are vying for the title of hipster-est. Behind Williamsburg, of course.

11/15/2013

Deron Williams #8 of the Brooklyn Nets hits the floor during the second half against the Dallas Mavericks at the Barclays Center on March 1, 2013 in New York City.(Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Carlisle: ‘Everybody Is Sitting At The Grown-ups Table Now’

Deron Williams didn’t want Friday’s Mavs visit to Brooklyn to be about him. In a way, he got his wish, as Dallas built a huge lead before holding on for a 98-90 win that breaks a three-game losing streak for a Mavs team still trying to mature its way into playoff contention.

03/02/2013

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Dallas High School Students Stuck In NYC

Hurricane Sandy has stranded more than a dozen high school students and their chaperones in New York.

CBS 11–10/29/2012

Steve Nash of the Phoenix Suns looks on during an NBA game. (credit: Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Opinion: With Williams Out, Mavs Should Go Nash

Now that Deron Williams is staying put in Brooklyn and the likelihood of Dwight Howard following is, well, “likely,” another target for the Dallas Mavericks include a blast-from-the-past –– veteran point guard Steve Nash.

07/03/2012

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Deron Williams Takes Nets’ $98 Million Deal

Deron Williams is staying with the Nets. The All-Star point guard says on his Twitter page that he “made a very tough decision today” and posted a picture of the new team logo that accompanies the Nets’ move from New Jersey to Brooklyn.

07/03/2012