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    Oculus debuts virtual reality film 'Henry'

    BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) Oculus is hedging its bets that an adorable critter named Henry can help convince consumers and Hollywood about the viability of virtual reality as a storytelling medium.The VR company, which Facebook acquired for...

    By Derrik J. Lang, AP Entertainment Writer|

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    'The Book of Mormon' gets rousing reception in Utah

    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) The "Book of Mormon" is receiving a rousing reception in the musical's first-ever showing in the heart of Mormonlandia.A sold out crowd in Salt Lake City cheered wildly when the show began Tuesday night with fictional Mormon...

    By Brady Mccombs, Associated Press|

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    All over now? Bolts open possibly last camp in San Diego

    SAN DIEGO (AP) The San Diego Chargers resemble a circus as they prepare to open what could be their final training camp in San Diego.Ownership has stomped away from negotiations with the city for a replacement for aging Qualcomm Stadium, eager...

    By Bernie Wilson, AP Sports Writer|

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    Review: "Tour" a worthy look at artist as reluctant subject

    LOS ANGELES (AP) Many journalists who have written feature profiles of public figures will have experienced that light-bulb moment, once the cautious mutual-assessment phase is concluded and you start digging for the meat, when the subject...

    By David Rooney, The Hollywood Reporter|

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    NBC cancels Poehler comedy project 'Welcome to Sweden'

    BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) U.S. viewers aren't going to see the love story on TV's "Welcome to Sweden" play out.NBC has canceled the comedy starring Greg Poehler two weeks into its second season.Poehler's sister Amy served as one of the...


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    'The Martian' to premiere at the Toronto Film Festival

    LOS ANGELES (AP) The blockbuster summer movie season is still going strong, but the Toronto International Film Festival provided a peek Tuesday at some of the movies and performances that could help set the tone for the upcoming awards...

    By Lindsey Bahr, AP Film Writer|

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    The Latest: Handler admits to a fascination with Dolezal

    BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) Here's the latest from the Television Critics Association summer meeting in Beverly Hills, California, at which TV networks and streaming services are presenting details on upcoming programs (all times local):1:02...

    By The Associated Press|

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    Dr. Seuss book explores what came before 'One Fish Two Fish'

    HANOVER, N.H. (AP) Move over mockingbirds and watchmen. There's a new Yent in a tent in town.Dr. Seuss' new book, "What Pet Should I Get?", features the same siblings seen in his 1960 classic "One Fish Two Fish Red Fish Blue Fish." The book...

    By Holly Ramer, Associated Press|

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    Fugitive's role in horror film leads to his arrest

    TACOMA, Wash. (AP) A fugitive has been arrested after federal agents saw his photo in a Washington state newspaper that ran a story about a low-budget horror movie.The News Tribune reports ( ) that 44-year-old Jason Stange,...


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    Trump dominates nightly news on election, study shows

    NEW YORK (AP) Since the beginning of June, Donald Trump has received more coverage on the broadcast network evening newscasts than all of the other candidates for president combined, with his estranged former partners at NBC giving him the most...

    By David Bauder, AP Television Writer|

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