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Is it possible to make computer coding fun? Times sure have changed
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When I was in college, I had to walk to class uphill – both ways. If that makes me sound old, try this on for size: When I was in college, I learned about computer code by using punch cards.It was 1977, at Case Western Reserve University.

S. Korean pop singer released from hospital after overdose
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SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Popular South Korean singer T.O.P. has been released from a Seoul hospital after being treated for an overdose of anti-anxiety pills.His medical setback came after he was indicted on charges of smoking marijuana last year before he entered the country's police force to serve his mandatory military service.

Taylor Swift's music is returning to Spotify, Pandora, more
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NEW YORK (AP) — Taylor Swift is getting back together with a few of her famous exes, including Spotify and Pandora.The pop star's representative confirmed her full catalog will return to all streaming platforms Friday.

Police: Man said fake drugs at Bonnaroo were 'God's Work'
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MANCHESTER, Tenn. (AP) — A man accused of bringing more than a thousand doses of fake drugs to the Bonnaroo music festival said he was doing "God's Work" with the bogus substances, Tennessee authorities said Thursday.The Coffee County Sheriff's Department David E.

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Best-selling Books Week Ending 6/4/17HARDCOVER FICTION1. "Come Sundown" by Nora Roberts (St. Martin's Press)2. "Into the Water" by Paula Hawkins (Riverhead)3. "Nighthawk" by Clive Cussler and Graham Brown (G.P. Putnam's Sons)4. "Dragon Teeth" by Michael Crichton (Harper)5. "No Middle Name" by Lee Child (Delacorte)6. "16th Seduction" by by James Patterson and Maxine Paetro (Little, Brown)7.

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Best-Selling Books Week Ended June 4th.FICTION1. "Come Sundown" by Nora Roberts (St. Martin's Press)2. "Oh, the Places You'll Go!" by Dr. Seuss (Random House Children's Books)3. "Into the Water" by Paula Hawkins (Riverhead)4. "Nighthawk" by Clive Cussler and Graham Brown (G.P. Putnam's Sons)5. "Dragon Teeth" by Michael Chrichton (Harper)6. "Wonder" by R.J.

Coverage of Comey testimony plays out with partisan spin
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NEW YORK (AP) — The extensive coverage of former FBI Director James Comey's Senate testimony on Thursday gave Americans time to pause and focus on the slowly unfolding story about President Donald Trump and Russian involvement in the presidential campaign, but no rest for partisan spinners.Broadcast networks cast aside their regular schedules for three or four hours.

Prince Day celebration brings fans to Rock Hall of Fame
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CLEVELAND (AP) — Prince hasn't been forgotten by fans in Cleveland, home to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.Cleveland.com reports (http://bit.ly/2sHbbBn ) that around 400 people clad in purple showed up to participate Wednesday in a "Prince Day" celebration at the downtown museum.

Sex expo fights Dallas ban on holding event at city center
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DALLAS (AP) — A sex exposition called Exxxotica is pushing forward with its legal challenge against Dallas, which blocked the expo from being held at a city-owned convention center.Exxxotica filed a challenge Tuesday with the 5th U.S.

Harborfest is this weekend, and leading the fleet is the schooner Virginia
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NORFOLKChildren are the new wind in the schooner Virginia's sails.The original tall ship built in 1917 often hosted orphaned children in Norfolk, feeding them and giving them a taste of sailing.Today, with a replica sailing for the 100th anniversary of the ship's launch, elementary school children from Norfolk are expected to be on board when Virginia leads the Parade of Sail.

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