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Photo Gallery: Tri-Cities Civil War Round Table celebrates 25th anniversary

May 11th, 2015 10:15 pm by Ned Jilton

The Tri-Cities Civil War Round Table celebrated its 25 anniversary Monday night with two special guest, James I. "Bud" Robertson and musician John L. VanArsdall, aka "CanJoe John"

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Fox calling an end to 'American Idol'

Fox calling an end to 'American Idol'

May 11th, 2015 9:57 am by DAVID BAUDER, AP Television Writer

Fox is lowering the curtain on "American Idol," ending a series that dominated television throughout the 2000s and made stars of the likes of Simon Cowell, Kelly Clarkson and Carrie Underwood.

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Prince debuts song about Baltimore at 'Rally 4 Peace'

Prince debuts song about Baltimore at 'Rally 4 Peace'

May 11th, 2015 9:47 am by Staff Report

Prince took the stage in Baltimore before thousands of fans who were dressed in gray in tribute to a man whose death in police custody prompted riots and drew international attention.

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'Avengers: Age of Ultron' No. 1 again; 'Hot Pursuit' has soft debut

'Avengers: Age of Ultron' No. 1 again; 'Hot Pursuit' has soft debut

May 11th, 2015 9:46 am by By Saba Hamedy, Los Angeles Times (TNS)

It was a cold weekend for the comedy "Hot Pursuit" as the superhero sequel "Avengers: Age of Ultron" maintained its grip on the box office, adding an estimated $77.2 million in the U.S. and Canada for one of the highest second-weekend grosses of all time.

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NBC has 14 new shows on next year's schedule

NBC has 14 new shows on next year's schedule

May 11th, 2015 9:45 am by DAVID BAUDER, AP Television Writer

NBC is turning to some proven players for next year's schedule, resurrecting its "Heroes" franchise, bringing back Craig T. Nelson as "Coach" and turning to veteran producer Dick Wolf for a medical drama based in Chicago.

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Tri Cities Civil War Round Table celebrates 25th anniversary

Tri Cities Civil War Round Table celebrates 25th anniversary

May 10th, 2015 4:35 am by Ned Jilton

Event is open to the public and features speaker James I. "Bud" Robertson from Virginia Tech and Civil War musician CanJoe John.

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ESPN, Simmons part ways

ESPN, Simmons part ways

May 8th, 2015 6:50 pm by Associated Press

ESPN is parting ways with Bill Simmons, one of its top personalities who created the Grantland website and was instrumental in the network's documentary series.

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Time-twisting new Terminator' movie has special place in Simmons' past

Time-twisting new Terminator' movie has special place in Simmons' past

May 8th, 2015 9:50 am by By Barbara Vancheri, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (TNS)

The two star in "Terminator Genisys" opening in theaters July 1. "We're not calling it a sequel, a prequel or a reboot. I think the word people may be settling on is a reset because the timeline has changed.

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What's opening in theaters next week

What's opening in theaters next week

May 8th, 2015 9:48 am by By Rene Rodriguez, Miami Herald (TNS)

Tom Hardy takes over for Mel Gibson and director George ("The Road Warrior") Miller is as relentless as ever in this fourth installment in the film series about a speed racer trying to survive in a post-apocalyptic wasteland.

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Kimmel won't air new episode opposite Letterman's final show

Kimmel won't air new episode opposite Letterman's final show

May 8th, 2015 9:46 am by Associated Press

Jimmy Kimmel is choosing not to air a new episode of his talk show opposite David Letterman's final "Late Show" installment.

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