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'Weird Al' on his weirdly successful week in music

'Weird Al' on his weirdly successful week in music

July 21st, 2014 11:22 am by NICOLE EVATT, Associated Press

Attention pop stars: If "Weird Al" Yankovic shows up at your concert or has tracked down your personal email address, you're likely his next parody conquest.

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TV legend James Garner dead at 86

TV legend James Garner dead at 86

July 20th, 2014 9:15 am by LYNN ELBER, AP Television Writer

James Garner's whimsical style in the 1950s TV Western "Maverick," led to a stellar career in TV and films such as "The Rockford Files" and his Oscar-nominated "Murphy's Romance."

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Sources: Bon Jovi part of group eyeing Bills

Sources: Bon Jovi part of group eyeing Bills

July 19th, 2014 8:25 am by JOHN WAWROW, AP Sports Writer

Rocker Jon Bon Jovi is part of a Toronto group that has retained a banking firm and submitted paperwork expressing interest in buying the Buffalo Bills, three people who have reviewed documents regarding the sale process told The AP.

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Tech review: Amazon unlimited e-book service is limited

Tech review: Amazon unlimited e-book service is limited

July 18th, 2014 11:16 pm by ANICK JESDANUN, Associated Press

Amazon's new "unlimited" e-book service lets you read 600,000 books. That sounds like more than you'll ever read, but I found myself struggling to find the books I wanted.

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Comcast Cable reaches deal to air SEC Network

Comcast Cable reaches deal to air SEC Network

July 18th, 2014 7:40 pm by Orlando Sentinel (MCT)

Good news for fans of the Southeastern Conference. The new SEC Network will be carried by Comcast Cable, it was announced Friday. The network launches Aug. 14.

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Weather forces Fun Fest Concert inside and forces other changes (updated)

Weather forces Fun Fest Concert inside and forces other changes (updated)

July 18th, 2014 4:59 pm by Staff Report

According to Fun Fest officials, the weather is continuing to force changes in the schedule and the location of various events.

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Virginia State Parks photo contest underway

Virginia State Parks photo contest underway

July 18th, 2014 8:55 am by Staff Report

A weeklong stay in a Virginia state park cabin or campsite is the grand prize for the Treasure the Moments photography contest, which continues through Aug. 13.

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Elaine Stritch mourned as a feisty, funny broad

Elaine Stritch mourned as a feisty, funny broad

July 17th, 2014 11:08 pm by Associated Press

Elaine Stritch was more than a Broadway actress. She was a New York institution, strolling around in a fur coat, pork pie hat or oversized sunglasses. She often wore shorts and ties. Her weapon of choice was the zinger.

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Photo Gallery: Fun Fest Veterans Walk and Taste of Tri-Cities

July 17th, 2014 10:07 pm by Ned Jilton

A Walk Through History with Your Veterans and Taste of Tri-Cities are side by side Tonight, Friday and Saturday making it easy to enjoy them both. Photo by Ned Jilton II

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Blues icon Johnny Winter dies at 70 in Zurich

Blues icon Johnny Winter dies at 70 in Zurich

July 17th, 2014 6:35 pm by Associated Press

Texas blues legend Johnny Winter emblazoned himself into the world's consciousness with his tattooed arms churning out lightning-fast guitar riffs and his striking long white hair flowing from under his cowboy hat.

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