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  • On the road to find the world's funniest person

    Updated: Sun, Oct 19, 2014

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — It was last summer and Israeli-Palestinian tensions were at the highest they'd been in some time when Jamie Masada hit on a formula for world peace: Forget about guns and bombs, and just tell jokes to each other. The onetime stand-up comic is, after all, the owner...

  • Brad Pitt war film wraps up London Film Festival

    Updated: Sun, Oct 19, 2014

    LONDON (AP) — Brad Pitt was bringing the London Film Festival to a storming conclusion Sunday with "Fury," David Ayer's mud- and blood-splattered tale of a tank crew in the closing days of World War II. The film offers a brutal depiction of combat, but Pitt says filming it has made...

  • Side Streets: List of famous Colorado Springs-area residents lengthens

    By Bill Vogrin, The Gazette -
    Updated: Sun, Oct 19, 2014

    Turns out my list of famous Colorado Springs residents was far from complete. Luckily, plenty of Side Streets readers were happy to fill in some of the gaps with their suggestions after my column last week. None quibbled with my suggestion that silent movie superstar Lon Chaney,...

  • Side Streets: Royalty to attend film about combat vet's recovery from PTSD and embracing Indian heritage

    Bill Vogrin
    Updated: Fri, Oct 17, 2014

    American royalty will be on hand Friday as the documentary "Sitting Bull's Voice" plays at Palmer High School. From what I've learned about the film, there are several themes that should resonate with residents of the Pikes Peak region. The documentary traces the life of Ernie...

  • 'Halo: The Master Chief Collection' has gone Gold, hard drive specs announced

    Terry Terrones
    Updated: Fri, Oct 17, 2014

    Earlier today Microsoft announced details on the upcoming “Halo: The Master Chief Collection” for Xbox One. The game has gone Gold, which means copies are being created on discs for distribution.  A couple of other tidbits of info were gleaned from a letter to Halo fans written...

  • Colorado Springs woman leaving Citizens Project for PBS

    THE GAZETTE -
    Updated: Fri, Oct 17, 2014

    Kristy Milligan is leaving Citizens Project to join Rocky Mountain PBS as its southern Colorado regional director. Rocky Mountain PBS announced the hiring of Milligan, a Colorado Springs native, in a news release Thursday. "Kristy's addition to the Rocky Mountain PBS leadership...

  • High-end Colorado Springs restaurant moves to new building

    teresa J. farney teresa.farney@gazette.com -
    Updated: Fri, Oct 17, 2014

    There are new digs for Joseph Freyre's Joseph's Fine Dining, which has opened at 1603 S. 8th St. The new eatery is directly across the street from the old location. The dining area is much larger with an inviting bar at the entrance. The menu is much the same as at the previous...

  • Blog: Sample the arts scene with Stage Flight

    By Jennifer Mulson
    Updated: Fri, Oct 17, 2014

    October is Arts Month across the nation, and here in the Springs. TheatreWorks, the Colorado Springs Philharmonic and the Fine Arts Center have conspired to make it even easier and more affordable for you to get out and get some culture. Stage Flight allows you to choose one...

  • 16 dead in accident at South Korean concert

    Associated Press
    Updated: Fri, Oct 17, 2014

    SEOUL, South Korea — Sixteen people watching an outdoor pop concert in South Korea fell 20 meters to their deaths Friday when a ventilation grate they were standing on collapsed, officials said. Photos of the scene in Seongnam, just south of Seoul, showed a deep concrete shaft under...

  • Quentin Tarantino film gets permit, with provisions, to use Telluride ranch

    Associated Press
    Updated: Fri, Oct 17, 2014

    DENVER — San Miguel County Commissioners have approved a special-use permit to let Quentin Tarantino use a ranch near Telluride to shoot the upcoming film "The Hateful Eight." The Denver Post reports (http://goo.gl/MkZN8T ) the permit adds speed and parking limits, plus a...

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