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TV show 'The Grand Tour' says presenter Richard Hammond in car crash during filming in Switzerland; not seriously hurt
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LONDON (AP) — TV show 'The Grand Tour' says presenter Richard Hammond in car crash during filming in Switzerland; not seriously hurt.

'The Grand Tour' host Richard Hammond injured in car crash
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GENEVA (AP) — Richard Hammond, a presenter of Amazon's car-themed TV show "The Grand Tour," escaped serious injury Saturday in a fiery crash while filming in Switzerland.Program-makers said Hammond was airlifted to hospital with a fractured knee.

Batman forever: Original TV Batman Adam West dead at 88
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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Adam West, whose straight-faced portrayal of Batman in a 1960s TV series lifted the tight-clad Caped Crusader into the national consciousness, has died at age 88, his family said Saturday on a verified Facebook page.West died Friday night after "a short but brave battle with leukemia," the family statement said.West played the superhero straight for kids and funny for adults.

Adam West, TV's "Batman," dies at 88
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Adam West, who starred as Batman in a 1960s television series, has died, according to multiple news outlets. He was 88, Variety reported.

What happened in Bill Cosby's sexual-assault trial
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Key developments in Bill Cosby's sexual-assault trial Friday:PROSECUTION RESTS: After five days and 12 witnesses, prosecutors wrapped up their case against Cosby, who's charged with drugging and molesting Andrea Constand at his home in 2004.DEPOSITION REDUX: Prosecutors introduced more of his lurid testimony from a decade ago, when he said he gave quaaludes, a highly popular party drug in the 1970

Sunspots | The 2017 Suffolk TGIF Summer Concert Series kicks off June 16
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So what’s your summer music pleasure and party spot?

CNN dumps host Reza Aslan after anti-Trump tweet
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NEW YORK (AP) — CNN has dumped author Reza Aslan less than a week after he profanely referred to President Donald Trump in a tweet.The network, in a statement on Friday, said it was not continuing with a second season of Aslan's series, "Believers," which premiered last year and discussed different religions.Aslan had tweeted about Trump that "this piece of s--- is not just an embarrassment to A

Kate Mara strived to get it right as Marine, dog lover
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NEW YORK (AP) — One of the best things for Kate Mara about starring in "Megan Leavey" was Varco the dog.Varco is the Rex to Mara's Leavey in the true story of a young Marine corporal and her fight to bring her combat dog home after service in Iraq."He and I trained together, so by the time we started shooting we were very comfortable with each other," Mara told The Associated Press in a recent i

From unwanted first novel to a stealable book: John Grisham
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John Grisham is the author of a rare book.That might sound puzzling, given that Grisham has sold more than 300 million copies of his thrillers. But in the rare-edition room at Lemuria Books in Jackson, Miss., there's Grisham's first novel, "A Time to Kill," written when he was still working as a small-town lawyer. The print run was 5,000 copies.

Without 'Hamilton' buzz, Tonys to put on brave face Sunday
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NEW YORK (AP) — Last year at the Tony Awards, a rabid interest in "Hamilton" stemmed a three-year slide in viewership. This year, there's a new host, an old home and hope that a starry list of celebrities can cure the post-"Hamilton" hangover.

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