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A Polish rapper goes from scandal to superstar

Mata’s impact in Poland has been inescapable. Earlier this year, one of his tracks, “Kiss Cam,” was streamed so frequently, it appeared on one of Billboard’s global charts — a first for a Polish…

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Stanley Tucci's passion was acting. Now, it's food

Stanley Tucci's new book 'Taste: My Life Through Food,' is an unconventional memoir about his love — and occasional hatred — of eating and drinking.

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Amanda Gorman’s poetry united critics; it’s dividing translators

It began in February when Meulenhoff, a publisher in the Netherlands, said it had asked Marieke Lucas Rijneveld, a writer whose debut novel won last year’s Booker International Prize, to translate…

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Is Margaret Thatcher’s hometown ready to put her on a pedestal?

Some see her as the leader of a much-needed political and economic revolution, privatizing industry, facing down trade unions and winning victory for Britain against Argentina in the Falklands War…

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