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So much TV, so little summer: Amy Adams, Kevin Hart, Dr. Pol

So much TV, so little summer: Amy Adams, Kevin Hart, Dr. Pol

By LYNN ELBER – Associated Press – Friday, June 22, 2018 LOS ANGELES (AP) – The fall television season is months away but that’s no reason to stare moodily at a blank screen. In this era of peak TV, there are so many outlets and shows clamoring for your summertime attention that it can be as daunting as choosing between […]

Juvenile offenders make comfort kits for kids in hardship

By – Associated Press – Friday, June 22, 2018 WICHITA, Kan. (AP) – Children at a Kansas juvenile detention facility are learning the value of volunteer work by making stuffed animals and comfort kits for children experiencing hardship. Detainees at the Sedgwick County Juvenile Delinquent Facility began creating comfort kits Wednesday with Sheriff Deputy Aaron Miller and volunteers from , […]

Ex-Las Vegas headliner loses bid to undo federal porn plea

Ex-Las Vegas headliner loses bid to undo federal porn plea

By KEN RITTER – Associated Press – Friday, June 22, 2018 LAS VEGAS (AP) – A former Las Vegas Strip headliner from Germany lost his bid to withdraw his guilty plea in a federal child pornography case involving thousands of videos and images. , 39, is expected to face at least 24 years in federal prison on felony charges of […]

DuVernay scores another milestone for black female directors

DuVernay scores another milestone for black female directors

By – Associated Press – Friday, June 22, 2018 LOS ANGELES (AP) – Filmmaker has checked off another milestone for black female directors. This week her film “A Wrinkle in Time” crossed the $100 million mark domestically, a first for a black woman. The film got a late-game boost playing as a double feature at drive-in theaters with the record-breaking […]

Las Vegas mayor wears Washington Capitals jersey to pay off bet

Las Vegas mayor wears Washington Capitals jersey to pay off bet

Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn Goodman is shown wearing a Washington Capitals Alex Ovechkin jersey at her office at City Hall on Wednesday, June 21, 2018. (Twitter/)Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn Goodman is shown wearing a Washington Capitals Alex Ovechkin jersey at her office at City Hall on Wednesday, June 21, 2018. (Twitter/)The Las Vegas goodie basket Mayor Carolyn Goodman is sending […]

‘Jurassic World’ can’t escape oozing lava, much less itself

‘Jurassic World’ can’t escape oozing lava, much less itself

The Indoraptor prepares to strike in “Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom.” When the island‘s dormant volcano begins roaring to life, Owen and Claire mount a campaign to rescue the remaining dinosaurs from this extinction-level event. (Universal Pictures)Owen (Chris Pratt), Claire (Bryce Dallas Howard) and Maisie (Isabella Sermon) hide from the Indoraptor in “Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom.” (Universal Pictures)Owen (Chris Pratt) comes […]

Las Vegas performers unite for annual Ribbon of Life benefit

Las Vegas performers unite for annual Ribbon of Life benefit

Nicholas Foote, left, and Amanda Powell rehearse musical numbers for the annual Ribbon of Life benefit, “The Show Must Go On” at the Foundry, SLS Las Vegas on Friday, June 15, 2018. Bizuayehu Tesfaye/Las Vegas Review-Journal Johnson, left, Amanda Powell and Nicholas Foote rehearse musical numbers for the annual Ribbon of Life benefit, "The Show Must Go On" at the […]