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Video blackouts impede baseball online

  LA PORTE, Ind. (AP) — Major League Baseball shows what can be done right when it comes to making its games available on the Internet. It also underscores frustrations fans have with online sports coverage in general: The business of sports is set up to feed TV sets, and Internet viewers are an afterthought. [...]

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Robin Williams, manic comedy star, dead at 63

  SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Robin Williams, the Academy Award winner and comic supernova whose explosions of pop culture riffs and impressions dazzled audiences for decades and made him a gleamy-eyed laureate for the Information Age, died Monday, August 11 in an apparent suicide. He was 63. Williams was pronounced dead at his home in [...]

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Virginia chosen for filming of television pilot

  RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia has been chosen as the location to film a pilot for a television series about a Virginia family whose lives are torn apart by the Civil War. Gov. Terry McAuliffe’s office says a division of ABC Studios is co-producing Point of Honor with Amazon Studios. Filming will take place [...]

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