The Metropolitan Atlanta Arts Fund, which is announcing $500,000 in grants to 11 performing and visual arts groups today, doubled its giving to $1 million a year in 2009 in response to funding cuts of the sort that have been in the news in recent weeks.

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    As the White House released a report urging educators to re-invest in arts education, the battle over arts funding continues in towns across America.
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    As Google's Larry Page prepares to reclaim his role as CEO, he has already taken steps to assume greater command of the Internet giant and start culling projects.
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