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  1. Just another day for Tom Cruise, running on a plane sans harness.Read the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | Planet Jackson Hole

    When a movie series like "Mission: Impossible" releases its fifth film you can't expect too much substance to fill the two-hour void. Perhaps you're in store for a convoluted plot with predictable twists, some familiar faces and a few riffs on the previous films, all peppered with a smattering of explosions, bullet dodging and quirky quips.

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  2. New disc matches Elvis Presley with Royal PhilharmonicRead the original story

    1 hr ago | KMPH-TV Fresno

    A new CD scheduled for release in October will unite the music of Elvis Presley with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra on songs like "Burning Love" and "Love Me Tender." The album, announced Tuesday, also features a duet with Michael Buble on "Fever" and appearances by the singers Il Volo and guitarist Duane Eddy.

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  3. Railway official says at least 19 killed in train derailments in central IndiaRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | New Jersey Herald

    Comedian Louis C.K has apparently taken an interest in municipal matters, shadowing New York City's mayor during meetings to discuss mental health initiatives and the city's finances. Comedian Louis C.K. has apparently taken an interest in municipal matters, shadowing New York City's mayor during meetings to discuss mental health initiatives and the city's finances.

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  4. 2 airmen killed during parachute training in FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Lebanon Daily News

    Air Force officials have released the names of two special forces airmen killed in a parachute training accident in the Florida Panhandle. The Air Force said Tuesday that Sgt.

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  5. Panel: Ending Oklahoma earthquakes will take research, timeRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Lebanon Daily News

    It could take up to another year of research to determine what has caused a recent series of Oklahoma earthquakes and whether the state is doing enough to stop them, officials said Tuesday. After meeting with members of the Coordinating Council on Seismic Activity, a panel she appointed last year to study the issue, Gov. Mary Fallin urged homeowners concerned about the safety of their homes to purchase private earthquake insurance.

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  6. Elvis goes orchestral on new albumRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | USA Today

    Elvis goes orchestral on new album A new album will pair Elvis Presley's vocals with orchestral accompaniment. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1N8Q6TM NEW YORK - Just shortly after what would have been Elvis Presley's 80th birthday, a new album will arrive presenting the King of Rock and Roll in a different context.

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  7. Military choppers refuel in DemingRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Deming Headlight

    Headlight Photo Periodically, the roar and rumble of United States military choppers fly in formation over Deming and Luna County. The Deming Municipal Airport provides a refueling depot for many of our armed services air fleets en route to the west or east coast.

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  8. Senior Center Briefs: Wednesday, Aug. 5Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Deming Headlight

    Wednesday: Blood Sugar readings will be taken from 9 to 11 a.m. Bingo is at 6 p.m. Doors open at 4:30 p.m., and ticket sales begin at 5 p.m. Prizes range from $150 to $300, with a winner-take-all at the end of the session. Proceeds from the games go toward programs at the Center.

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  9. Landmark New York hotel can't get bike-sharing rack removedRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Brattleboro Reformer

    A landmark New York City hotel's bid to get rid of a bicycle-sharing rack from a space across from its entrance has been rejected. The state Supreme Court appellate division's First Department said Tuesday the city properly reviewed the location outside The Plaza hotel in Manhattan near Central Park.

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  10. Police: Fake officer tried to pull over off-duty Ohio copRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    Authorities in northeast Ohio say a man pretending to be a police officer was caught and charged because the driver targeted by his bogus traffic stop was a real officer. Police in North Kingsville say an off-duty Youngstown officer was stopped Sunday night by the alleged impersonator, who was driving a black sport utility vehicle with red and blue emergency-style lights.

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  11. Duck Royalty Pageant fever strikesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Deming Headlight

    Scarlett Borde had a blast at the 2014 Duck Royalty Pageant to kick off the 35th annual Great American Duck Race. This year's pageant will be at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 20, at the Deming Public Schools Auditorium and is sponsored by Mizkan Americas.

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  12. Hall-bound, Ron Wolf keeps tabs on Packers through protegesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | El Paso Times

    It might be difficult for current general manager Ted Thompson or Wolf's son, player personnel director Eliot Wolf, to argue with someone who is going to be inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame on Saturday. "Sometimes you'll go out there and you'll go, 'How are you doing?' Thompson said Tuesday.

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  13. One Direction's Louis Tomlinson forced to admit impending fatherhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Brush News-Tribune

    One Direction's Louis Tomlinson looked blindsided by the question that forced him for the first time to publicly acknowledge he's going to be a dad. Before the band performed Tuesday on "Good Morning America," Tomlinson, 23, and his mates answered a few routine questions.

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  14. Preliminary Lowell city elections likelyRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Lowell Sun

    A preliminary is held any time there are 19 or more candidates for the council, which is double the nine existing council seats, plus one. As of the end of the business day Tuesday, when candidates were due to submit nomination forms with at least 50 signatures, there were 20. The number of candidates could still change, depending on whether a candidacy is challenged, or if a candidate drops out.

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  15. Scott Hodgson taking over as AD in BrushRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Fort Morgan Times

    Brush High School this summer announced that Scott Hodgson will take over as the athletic director this upcoming school year, replacing interim athletic director Tommy Dodge. "I'm very excited to be here," Hodgson said.

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  16. Too Far: Brazil's Olympic water venues are more than a little funkyRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    So, imagine you're hanging out on a beautiful beach. Maybe you're sitting there with an ice cold beer, reading a book and having idle conversation with those sitting around.

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  17. Edgerton sends a The Gifta in creepy directionRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    Joel Edgerton's reason for writing "The Gift" had more to do with nostalgia than some long juvenile vendetta from his school days in Blacktown, New South Wales. "The real germ of this idea was what it would be like 25 years after high school to have someone tap you on the shoulder and say, 'Hey, do you remember me?' Especially if you had been a kind of mean-spirited person in school or had been a bully," Edgerton says.

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  18. Brilliant, tortured Brando in his own wordsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | SFGate

    When Marlon Brando died in 2004, Jack Nicholson - no slouch in the ego department himself - recalled his thoughts on watching the first dailies of Brando when they made "The Missouri Breaks." "Holy f-, who do you think you are, Jack? You're in a movie with Marlon Brando !" Even to mere mortals, Brando remains the quintessential actor of a particular type and era.

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  19. 'The Man From U.N.C.L.E' stunt nearly hurt Armie HammerRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    Armie Hammer as Illya Kuryakin with Henry Cavill as Napoleon Solo opposite Armie Hammer in director Guy Ritchie's action adventure "The Man from U.N.C.L.E.". In the movie opening Aug. 7, Henry Cavill - putting aside his Superman cape to play a suave CIA spy - rescues Hammer's Russian KGB agent character from a watery death after he's flung from a speedboat during a chase.

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  20. Art in progressRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 1 | Lamar Daily News

    Masters of the Chain Saw will return to the Sand & Sage Roundup Aug. 6 and Artist Tom Zimmer promises a great show. Masters of the Chain saw is an international agency that books chainsaw carvers, he said, and to become a master you need experience along with awards for your expertise.

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