Times-Republicanhttp://www.timesrepublican.comTop Headlinesen-usFri, 24 Oct 2014 17:21:19 EDTFri, 24 Oct 2014 17:21:19 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssTax trial for 'The Situation' set for Dec.http://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/578325.htmlNEWARK, N.J. - A judge on Thursday set a trial date in early December in the federal tax case against "Jersey Shore" star Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino and his brother. Sorrentino and brother Marc appeared in U.S.Fri, 24 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTSteinbeck heirs fight for control of movie rightshttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/578326.htmlSAN FRANCISCO - John Steinbeck's heirs say a literary agency is wrongly cutting them out of negotiations over possible movie deals for the late author's books.Fri, 24 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTBurns' series gives PBS a ratings milestonehttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/578327.htmlNEW YORK - Ken Burns' series "The Roosevelts" earned PBS its biggest audience in two decades, making it the documentary maker's third most popular film after "The Civil War" and "Lewis & Clark: The Journey of the Corps of Discovery.Fri, 24 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTHow Cooper will limber up for 'Elephant Man'http://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/578277.htmlNEW YORK - Bradley Cooper will contort his limbs into uncomfortable positions for eight shows a week when he begins his run in the Broadway revival of "The Elephant Man." That means he'll need to take extra care of his body to stay limber.Thu, 23 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTTotal Nunsensehttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/578246.htmlThe nuns are back and this time they are taking their habits to Hollywood. The Marshalltown Community Theatre fall musical comedy "Nunset Boulevard" opens this weekend at the Martha Ellen Tye Playhous.Thu, 23 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDT