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In this July 28, 2018, file photo, London Spitfire fan Rick Ybarra, of Plainfield, Ind., reacts after London won the second game against the Philadelphia Fusion during the Overwatch League Grand Finals competition at Barclays Center in New York.
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July 16, 2019 - 10:07 am
By Jake Seiner, AP Sports Writer Each Overwatch League franchise will host two to five homestand weekends in 2020 as the esports league launches an unprecedented home-and-away schedule spanning three continents. The esports league on Tuesday revealed plans for each of its 20 teams to host homestand...
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Alisha Boe, Katherine Langford, Derek Luke, Dylan Minnette, Miles Heizer and producers attend #NETFLIXFYSEE Event For "13 Reasons Why" Season 2 - Arrivals at Netflix FYSEE At Raleigh Studios on June 1, 2018 in Los Angeles, California.
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July 16, 2019 - 7:35 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Netflix has decided to remove a graphic suicide scene from the Season 1 finale of its show "13 Reasons Why" as the series prepares to launch its third season. Show creator Brian Yorkey says in a statement on Twitter the intent in portraying the suicide in such graphic detail was...
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Meek Mill was the final speaker at a rally Pennsylvania House Bill 1925. With bipartisan support, the proposed law would likely cap probation and parole time and provide fixes to a system that reincarcerates thousands for technical vioaltions.
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July 16, 2019 - 6:58 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Rapper Meek Mill's legal saga continues Tuesday in Superior Court, where he is trying to get his 2008 conviction on drug and gun charges overturned. His defense team wants to get his conviction thrown out because of credibility issues with the officer who testified...
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This image released by Sony Pictures shows a scene from "Spider-Man: Far From Home."
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July 14, 2019 - 8:13 pm
By Lindsey Bahr LOS ANGELES (AP) — "Spider-Man: Far From Home" is celebrating another weekend at No. 1, but non-franchise fare continues to struggle at the box office. Fresh studio-released counterprograming such as the horror movie "Crawl" and the action-comedy "Stuber" barely made a dent in the...
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Andrew Kramer
July 13, 2019 - 2:32 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — It became a popular in Europe, and now padel has come to Philadelphia. When you think of this sport, think tennis meets racquetball with a side of squash ... and throw in a pickle — pickle ball that is. Went to check out Padel this morning, a new racquet sport that...
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LeVar Burton isn't ruling out an appearance on 'Star Trek: Picard'.
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July 12, 2019 - 5:52 pm
By Scott Huver, CNN (CNN) -- With Patrick Stewart now warping back to the "Star Trek" universe in CBS All Access' upcoming streaming series "Picard," can a reunion with some of Jean-Luc Picard's old crewmates from the U.S.S. Enterprise also be in the cards? "In Picard's? I'm sorry, what did you say...
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Oprah Winfrey
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July 12, 2019 - 12:56 pm
By Marianne Garvey, CNN (CNN) -- Oprah Winfrey got a "big mahalo" for opening her private road on her property in Maui to help people quickly escape a brush fire that broke out Thursday. Residents in the town of Maalaea and parts of Kihei were sent an evacuation notice on their phones, and flights...
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R. Kelly
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July 12, 2019 - 7:17 am
UPDATED: 11:30 a.m. ___ CHICAGO (AP) — Singer R. Kelly, already facing sexual abuse charges brought by Illinois prosecutors, was arrested in Chicago on sweeping federal indictments that accuse him and members of his entourage of recruiting women and girls to engage in illegal sexual activity with...
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July 12, 2019 - 6:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Looking for something to do this weekend? We’ve got you covered. Below, you'll find a wide selection of things to do in Philly, the burbs and neighboring states this weekend. Check back with KYW Newsradio weekly to plan your summer outings. PARTIES AND FESTIVALS Jeff...
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July 11, 2019 - 10:41 am
( 1010 WINS ) -- Denise Nickerson, who is best known for her role as Violet Beauregarde in the "Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory' movie died Wednesday night at 62. Nickerson's son, Josh, and his wife, Jasmine, announced on Facebook that she had died, writing "She's gone." Nickerson suffered...
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