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Cannes 2017: Ruben Ostlund's 'The Square' wins the Palme d'Or

At a Cannes Film Festival where the purposes and parameters of art have been much debated, with Netflix, virtual reality and television series making rare and sometimes first-time appearances, it was only fitting that the Palme d'Or was awarded Sunday night to "The Square," Swedish director Ruben Ostlund's blisteringly funny and provocative portrait of a modern-art museum curator enduring a crisis of conscience.

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Ret. Gen. Steve Siegfried to veterans on Memorial Day: "You won your war!"

Many veterans and civilians in the Midlands spent part of their day visiting the South Carolina Memorial Park in Columbia. A ceremony was held there and Ret. Gen. Steve Siegfried was the speaker. Siegfried was a former commanding general at Fort Jackson.
Tim Dominick tdominick@thestate.com
Ret. Gen. Steve Siegfried to veterans on Memorial Day: 2:01

Ret. Gen. Steve Siegfried to veterans on Memorial Day: "You won your war!"

Seth Beer: 'We want to prove people wrong' 1:31

Seth Beer: 'We want to prove people wrong'

Monte Lee not surprised Clemson is hosting regional 2:15

Monte Lee not surprised Clemson is hosting regional

Tree falls on charity home established by TV personality Leeza Gibbons 0:58

Tree falls on charity home established by TV personality Leeza Gibbons