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Author Laura Lippman picked her "top 10 books about Baltimore" for the Guardian.

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Merriam-Webster explored "flexible words for your favorite foods."

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A clay tablet discovered during an archaeological dig in Greece may be the oldest written record of Homer's The Odyssey, BBC News reported.

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"Here's the 'Harry Potter' road trip every fan needs to do ASAP," Buzzfeed suggested.

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Russia Today featured a selection of Ilya Repin's portraits of Leo Tolstoy, offering "a look at this creative symbiosis."

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The Langston Hughes brownstone in Harlem won a historic preservation grant, Patch reported.