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  • Artifacts help pinpoint key Hatfield-McCoy battle

    The Hatfield clan New Year's attack on Randolph McCoy's cabin marked a turning point in America's most famous feud _ the homestead was set ablaze, and two McCoys were gunned down. Hatfield family members and supporters were soon thrown in jail.

  • BOOK REVIEW: 'The Glass Rainbow'

    Let's be frank. There are few, if any, writers in the genre the French call "romans policiers" who approach the lyrical rhythm, warp and weave and the symbolism, simile and metaphor of the poetical in their work while retaining all the unsentimental, rough-edged suspense and chokehold violence of classic fiction noir.

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