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Ten Thousand Saints' recalls violent clash of cultures in 1988 New York

Ten Thousand Saints' recalls violent clash of cultures in 1988 New York

August 21st, 2015 3:00 pm by By Steven Zeitchik, Los Angeles Times (TNS)

Shari Springer Berman was walking down a street here one sweltering summer night in 1988 when a sight took her aback: Out of nowhere, a passerby was being clubbed by a policeman.

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Q&A: How Jessica St. Clair and Lennon Parham's real-life friendship inspired Playing House'

Q&A: How Jessica St. Clair and Lennon Parham's real-life friendship inspired Playing House'

August 21st, 2015 2:00 pm by By Meredith Blake, Los Angeles Times (TNS)

The comedic duo first brought (a thinly-veiled version of) their friendship to television with the short-lived NBC sitcom "Best Friends Forever," about a woman (St. Clair) who gets dumped by her husband and moves in with her best friend (Parham).

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Caitlyn Jenner could face manslaughter charge for crash

Caitlyn Jenner could face manslaughter charge for crash

August 21st, 2015 1:00 pm by TAMI ABDOLLAH, Associated Press

Caitlyn Jenner could face a vehicular manslaughter charge after sheriff's investigators found she was driving unsafely when she caused a chain-reaction crash that killed a woman last February, officials said Thursday.

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Netflix facing protests over DVD-less baby benefit policy

Netflix facing protests over DVD-less baby benefit policy

August 21st, 2015 12:00 pm by MICHAEL LIEDTKE, AP Technology Writer

Netflix is getting jeered for excluding the employees in its DVD-by-mail service from a recently introduced benefit that gives up to a year of paid leave to most of its workers after the birth or adoption of a baby.

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Donald Trump keeps boosting TV news ratings

Donald Trump keeps boosting TV news ratings

August 21st, 2015 11:00 am by By Stephen Battaglio, Los Angeles Times (TNS)

Donald Trump's surprisingly durable campaign for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination continues to be ratings rocket fuel for TV news.

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TV review: Fear the Walking Dead,' but you'll probably laugh along the way

TV review: Fear the Walking Dead,' but you'll probably laugh along the way

August 21st, 2015 10:00 am by By Mary McNamara, Los Angeles Times (TNS)

Even for fans of AMC's "The Walking Dead," there is something undeniably hilarious about the idea of "Fear the Walking Dead," an alternate city spinoff.

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Why NASA scientists are excited about Matt Damon film The Martian'

Why NASA scientists are excited about Matt Damon film The Martian'

August 21st, 2015 9:15 am by By Paresh Dave, Los Angeles Times (TNS)

Fearing the wrath of his nerdy online followers, software engineer and amateur author Andy Weir spent countless hours digging through Google to perfect technical details in what became a popular 2012 e-book about an astronaut stranded on Mars.

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Ground bound pilots to show their stuff

Ground bound pilots to show their stuff

August 20th, 2015 7:00 pm by Stephen Igo

WISE -- Diminutive flying machines of all sorts and configurations will be zipping across the skies over Lonesome Pine Airport starting Friday for the 2nd Annual Stone Blue Airlines FPV (first person view) Flying Circus Festival.

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Tickets go on sale Friday for Sept. 19 "The Band Perry" concert at Dollywood

Tickets go on sale Friday for Sept. 19 "The Band Perry" concert at Dollywood

August 20th, 2015 4:30 pm by J. H. Osborne

This is the first time the group from nearby Greeneville, Tennessee has performed at Dollywood.

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Movie review: Diary of a Teenage Girl' is as rewarding as it is squirm-inducing

Movie review: Diary of a Teenage Girl' is as rewarding as it is squirm-inducing

August 20th, 2015 3:00 pm by By Kristin Tillotson, Star Tribune (Minneapolis) (TNS)

But "The Diary of a Teenage Girl" is as rewarding as it is squirm-inducing for its honesty, audacity and artful portrayal of adolescence from a girl's point of view.

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