Preview: Clippers vs. Phoenix SunsTue, 14 Apr 2015 22:25:00 +0200
With Monday's 110-93 win over the Denver Nuggets, the Clippers clinched home-court advantage in the first round of the playoffs.
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Bomb scare at Phoenix PlazaFri, 02 Sep 2016 18:54:53 +0200
The Phoenix Plaza in Durban has been evacuated because of an apparent bomb threat, according to emergency dispatchers.
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Pippin Is a Colossal Misfire at Phoenix TheatreThu, 20 Mar 2014 08:00:00 +0100
After what seemed like a very long time, Phoenix Theatre's production of Pippin stopped shrieking and wiggling its collective hips, and shuddered to a close. Meanwhile, we — an audience made up mostly of "people of a certain age" — endured...
Lakers' Jeremy Lin plays against Phoenix SunsWed, 22 Oct 2014 04:41:00 +0200
Lakers point guard Jeremy Lin, who missed the last three games with sprained ankles, has played tonight against the Phoenix Suns at the Honda Center.
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Joaquin Phoenix cast in new Woody Allen movieSat, 03 May 2014 19:53:32 +0200
Joaquin Phoenix is Woody Allen's new leading man. The "Inherent Vice" star, 39, will star in the "Midnight in Paris" director's upcoming project, Deadline reports.
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Homeless Vets Still Suffer in Phoenix Despite Claims OtherwiseThu, 13 Mar 2014 08:00:00 +0100
It's a typical Monday morning for Joe Simek, a veterans advocate at the Justa Center, a day program for homeless seniors in downtown Phoenix.
He stops filling a plastic bag with toiletries for a homeless veteran to chat about his background and his job....
Best of Phoenix 2014: Legend City / Jack Durant's Humble LegacyThu, 25 Sep 2014 09:00:00 +0200
Did Jack Durant, owner and founder of Phoenix's most popular old-time supper club, really leave his restaurant to his dog?
Durant died without heirs, and with nearly $500,000 in certificates of deposit in a safe deposit box — not to mention Durant's,...
Cotillard, Phoenix lead depressing ‘Immigrant’Wed, 14 May 2014 21:50:03 +0200
James Gray’s “The Immigrant” is a 1921 take on “Midnight Cowboy,” with Marion Cotillard as the New York naif just off the boat and Joaquin Phoenix as the greasy pimp...
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Guided by Voices' Robert Pollard Brings His Art to PhoenixThu, 24 Apr 2014 09:00:00 +0200
Few people in popular music today are as prolific as Robert Pollard. Pollard is best known as the leader of the influential indie rock band Guided by Voices, a low-fi legend whose albums are densely packed with pocket-size exercises in hooky rock magic,...
Phoenix Band Lillith Wants a More Inclusive Hardcore SceneThu, 08 May 2014 09:00:00 +0200
On a sweltering Sunday night in early May, a young-skewing crowd of roughly 50 black-clad hardcore fans packed around the tiny stage in the sweaty basement of the Nile Theater in Mesa. The main attraction of the evening was Georgia screamo band Circle...