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PITTSFORD, N.Y. | Hard Knocks: Bills receiver Coleman can’t escape Browns past

PITTSFORD, N.Y.  — New Buffalo Bills wide receiver Corey Coleman can’t escape reminders of Cleveland no matter how hard he’s tried to put his two seasons with the Browns in the past. First, there was the second episode of HBO’s “Hard Knocks” series on Tuesday, which detailed how a frustrated Coleman demanded the Browns trade … Continue reading PITTSFORD, N.Y. | Hard Knocks: Bills receiver Coleman can’t escape Browns past

WASHINGTON | Government seeks to overturn AT&T-Time Warner merger ruling

WASHINGTON— The judge who allowed AT&T’s mega-merger with Time Warner was clearly wrong in concluding the marriage won’t harm consumers, the Trump Justice Department argued Monday in challenging the decision. U.S. District Judge Richard Leon misunderstood the complexities of the booming pay-TV market and the nature of AT&T’s competitors, the department’s antitrust regulators asserted in … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Government seeks to overturn AT&T-Time Warner merger ruling

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. | LeBron James adds Showtime doc to his small-screen portfolio

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — LeBron James has yet to play a minute for the Los Angeles Lakers, yet the NBA superstar is already busy in Hollywood. James is behind the three-part documentary series, “Shut Up and Dribble,” announced Monday by Showtime. Set to debut in October, the same month James suits up for his new … Continue reading BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. | LeBron James adds Showtime doc to his small-screen portfolio

BEVERLY HILLS, California | Jane Fonda looks ahead to ‘9 to 5’ sequel, back to Vietnam

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif.  — Jane Fonda said she’s still confronted by Vietnam War veterans over her 1970s anti-war activism and welcomes the encounters. Such moments provide an opportunity to talk, she said, which needs to be done with what Fonda called “an open mind and a soft heart.” The actress drew bitter criticism after being … Continue reading BEVERLY HILLS, California | Jane Fonda looks ahead to ‘9 to 5’ sequel, back to Vietnam

BEVERLY HILLS, California | HBO’s ‘Deadwood’ series to get new life as TV movie

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif.  — “Deadwood” fans can exhale. HBO says it’s greenlighted a long-discussed movie based on the Western drama that ended a dozen years ago. HBO programming chief Casey Bloys said Wednesday that production is scheduled to begin in October. An air date has yet to be set but it could debut in spring … Continue reading BEVERLY HILLS, California | HBO’s ‘Deadwood’ series to get new life as TV movie

A Comic-Con without Marvel, HBO gives others a chance to pop

Over 130,000 pop culture devotees are descending on San Diego’s Gaslamp District Wednesday for the annual four-day comic book convention Comic-Con, the big, bright, and very heavily branded cofab of costumed superfans and the corporate sponsors vying for their attention — and dollars. Interested in dining at a working replica of the “Demolition Man” Taco … Continue reading A Comic-Con without Marvel, HBO gives others a chance to pop

ANCHORAGE, Alaska | Blockbusters in Alaska set to close; 1 store left in US,

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Alaska’s last two Blockbuster video stores are calling it quits, leaving just one store open in the U.S. The stores in Anchorage and Fairbanks will close for rentals after Sunday night and reopen Tuesday for video liquidation sales through the end of August, said Kevin Daymude, general manager of Blockbuster Alaska. “It’s … Continue reading ANCHORAGE, Alaska | Blockbusters in Alaska set to close; 1 store left in US,

‘Sex and the City’ star Cynthia Nixon running for governor

ALBANY, N.Y./March 19, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —Former “Sex and the City” star Cynthia Nixon is running for New York governor. After flirting with a run for months, Nixon tweeted Monday that she will challenge Gov. Andrew Cuomo in New York’s Democratic primary in September. It sets up a longshot bid pitting an openly gay liberal activist … Continue reading ‘Sex and the City’ star Cynthia Nixon running for governor