The tennis ball-sized Lesedi la Rona failed to find a buyer Tuesday, a disappointing result for a stone which had described as “the find of a lifetime” by David Bennett, chairman of Sotheby’s jewelry division.
“It’s a very London thing to say,” said Fiyaz Mughal, director of anti-extremism group Faith Matters. “I thought it was really positive.
“He’s poised to break through in North America,” said Brooke Hodge, deputy director of the Cooper Hewitt, who curated the show here.
“There are people out there who think he’s a real person,” said Alex Werner, the exhibition’s lead curator. “His profile has never been higher.”
On the show, premiering Tuesday night (9 p.m. EDT), 12 American women are flown to the English countryside to stay in a beautiful estate to meet a handsome man, who happens to resemble Harry. Hicks eliminates contestants along the way, and acknowledges his real identity in the end, reminiscent of the 2003 Fox show “Joe Millionaire.”
Abu Nusaybah, was arrested immediately after he gave a BBC Television interview describing how Adebolajo may have become radicalized and alleging that Britain’s security services tried to recruit him.
AURORA | The two high school dual meets Regis Jesuit swimming star Missy Franklin will compete in will be a week apart, starting with Tuesday against Highlands Ranch.
Missy Franklin has been honored in a lot of places since her incredible performance at the Summer Olympics. The swimming phenom’s Aurora high school, Regis Jesuit, will do so officially with an assembly at the school on Aug. 27.
DENVER | Gov. John Hickenlooper’s office announced a celebration for Colorado athletes who completed in the Olympics on Saturday, which will include an appearance by Missy Franklin. The 17-year-old swimming star — who won four gold medals and a bronze in London in her Olympic debut — will be among those on hand at 3:30 […]
Dubbed the “Female Phelps,” Missy Franklin put herself on the road to that nickname in her Olympic debut. On the same day in London that legendary men’s swimmer Michael Phelps collected his 22nd overall medal, Franklin captured the fifth of her first trip to the world’s largest athletic stage. “I don’t think his shoes will […]