Story | Apr 4, 2014
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Story | May 12, 2012He pioneered one the most influential, far-reaching musical genres of the past 50 years. He became a galvanizing force, too, in the cause of human rights. When he died, more than a million people turned out to witness his funeral cortege. Among those mourning his loss were the 27 women who had once been his wives.
Story | Apr 2, 2014 | 5:20 AM
OSOGBO, Nigeria The worshippers flock from Miami, Venezuela, Brazil and other far-flung destinations on their pilgrimage into the heartland of the tribal faith. Alexandre Texiera Ramos flew from Sao Paolo to Lagos, then drove five hours to this dusty,...
Story | Mar 26, 2014 | 5:05 AM
Here are condensed versions of this week's book reviews: "Overwhelmed: Work, Love, and Play When No One Has the Time" by Brigid Schulte; Sarah Crichton Books/Farrar, Straus and Giroux ($26) Remember boredom? Fifty years ago, big thinkers were wringing...
Story | Mar 21, 2014 | 7:00 AM