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Morgan showing signs of improvement after crash

Morgan showing signs of improvement after crash

June 13th, 2014 9:40 am by Associated Press

Actor and comedian Tracy Morgan is showing signs of improvement following a highway crash that badly injured him and killed one of his friends, his spokesman said Thursday.

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Ruby Dee's legacy of activism, acting mourned

Ruby Dee's legacy of activism, acting mourned

June 12th, 2014 11:28 pm by MARK KENNEDY, AP Drama Writer

Ruby Dee, an acclaimed actress and civil rights activist whose versatile career spanned stage, radio television and film, died Wedneday night at the age of 91.

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Amazon launches music streaming for Prime members

Amazon launches music streaming for Prime members

June 12th, 2014 3:18 pm by RYAN NAKASHIMA, AP Business Writer

Amazon's newly announced music streaming service is yet another attempt by the company to move beyond e-commerce and infuse itself into the daily lives of Americans with an increasing number of offerings

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Theatre Bristol stages one 'Amazing' musical

Theatre Bristol stages one 'Amazing' musical

June 12th, 2014 9:47 am by Entertainment staff

Theatre Bristol's production of "Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat," the hit Broadway musical by Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber, opens June 20 at the Paramount, with performances continuing June 21, 22 and 27-29.

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Best Bets for entertainment around the Tri-Cities

Best Bets for entertainment around the Tri-Cities

June 12th, 2014 9:42 am by Entertainment staff

A weekly look at all the latest happenings around the Tri-Cities region.

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Movie review: Inspired comic chemistry in '22 Jump Street'

Movie review: Inspired comic chemistry in '22 Jump Street'

June 11th, 2014 8:26 pm by JOCELYN NOVECK, Associated Press

It's fine to make fun of sequels — and this movie does, all the way to a fabulous ending-credits bit that steals the film — when you know you've made a pretty darned good one yourself.

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JCCT says 'I do' to 'Always a Bridesmaid'

JCCT says 'I do' to 'Always a Bridesmaid'

June 11th, 2014 3:28 pm by Entertainment Staff

Johnson City Community Theatre hopes audiences say 'I do' to its production of the side-splitting Jones Hope Wooten comedy "Always a Bridesmaid," opening Friday.

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It's beginning to look a lot like Chris ... NO. Grumpy cat gets own Christmas special on Lifetime

It's beginning to look a lot like Chris ... NO. Grumpy cat gets own Christmas special on Lifetime

June 11th, 2014 3:13 pm by Associated Press

According to The Hollywood Reporter, the Internet sensation with the wobbly walk, big blue eyes and frowny face will play a chronically overlooked pet-store cat.

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Teller honed skills on Sweet Tea Trail

Teller honed skills on Sweet Tea Trail

June 11th, 2014 9:55 am by Entertainment staff

Tim Lowry, a South Carolina-based storyteller who specializes in American history, personal narrative, folk tales and literary classics, is bringing his one-man act to Jonesborough for a weeklong residency at the International Storytelling Center.

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Review: 'Rover' an intense look into near future

Review: 'Rover' an intense look into near future

June 11th, 2014 9:49 am by TODD McCARTHY, The Hollywood Reporter

Fusing a number of quasi-apocalyptic influences into a hybrid work with a pungent character of its own, "The Rover" suggests something like a Cormac McCarthy vision of Australia halfway between today and "The Road Warrior" era.

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