July
22
2014

Oops! EPA goes off topic, tweets about Kardashian

FILE - In this May 5, 2014, file photo, Kim Kardashian attends The Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute benefit gala celebrating "Charles James: Beyond Fashion" in New York. The Environmental Protection Agency’s fight to clean up water pollution is getting a splash of pop culture, thanks to a flub involving Kardashian. The verified Twitter account for the EPA’s Office of Water mistakenly published a note on July 21 about an online game, "Kim Kardashian: Hollywood," in which players walk red carpets, attend photo shoots and get dolled up like a Kardashian. An agency spokeswoman said the off-topic tweet was done by a temporary employee. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)WASHINGTON (AP) — The Environmental Protection Agency's fight to clean up water pollution got a splash of pop culture Tuesday, thanks to an Internet flub involving reality TV star Kim Kardashian.

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July
22
2014

US: No evidence of direct link to Russia in MH17 attack

WASHINGTON — Senior U.S. intelligence officials say they have no evidence of direct Russian government involvement in the shooting down of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17. They say the passenger jet…

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July
22
2014

The 10 worst Woody Allen movies ever

Older man hooking up with much, much younger woman? Check. Crotchety Woody Allen character spewing dim misanthropy? Check. Magic? Check. Woody Allen’s latest film, “Magic in the Moonlight,” out this…

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July
22
2014

Even diminished Headley an upgrade for this Yankees infield

The good news is Chase Headley is hitting .323 for July and .339 since July 4. That’s about the best you can say about the Yankees’ new third baseman right…

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July
22
2014

‘Downton Abbey’ back on Jan. 4 for season 5

This photo released by PBS and Carnival Film and Television Limited shows Laura Carmichael as Lady Edith in a scene from season four of the Masterpiece TV series, "Downton Abbey." The show premieres Sunday, January 5, 2014 at 9 pm ET on PBS. "Downton Abbey" will be back for its fifth season on Jan. 4, but the return date for another hit PBS series, "Sherlock," is up in the air, PBS chief executive Paula Kerger said Tuesday, July 22, 2014. (AP Photo/PBS/Masterpiece, Nick Briggs, file)BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — "Downton Abbey" will be back for its fifth season on Jan. 4, but the return date for another hit PBS series, "Sherlock," is up in the air, PBS chief executive Paula Kerger said Tuesday.

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July
22
2014

Rebels tampered with MH17 wreckage ‘on an industrial scale’: Australian PM

Ukrainian rebels tampered with the wreckage from downed Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 “on an industrial scale,” Australia’s prime minister charged Tuesday, as European monitors said pieces of the downed plane…

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July
22
2014

Toronto Film Festival unveils lineup

This Friday, May 16, 2014 photo shows Denzel Washington at the Drama League Awards in New York. On Tuesday, July 22, 2014, the Toronto Film Festival unveiled a star-heavy lineup, including Washington, amid increased festival jockeying for the most plum premieres of Hollywood’s fall season. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, file)NEW YORK (AP) — The Toronto International Film Festival unveiled a star-heavy lineup amid increased festival jockeying for the most plum premieres of Hollywood's fall season.

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July
22
2014

Rangers, Kreider refusing to blink as arbitration nears

Unable to reach an independently negotiated agreement on a two-year contract, the Rangers and Chris Kreider appear headed for a salary arbitration hearing in Toronto on Wednesday morning. Sources have…

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July
22
2014

How the Giants plan to restore Eli Manning to elite level

No franchise did more for its franchise quarterback over the offseason than the Giants did for Eli Manning. All they are asking — and expecting — in return is Manning…

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July
22
2014

New York, America’s unhappiest city

The City That Never Sleeps apparently doesn’t smile all that much, either. New York City has been declared America’s unhappiest city by researchers from the University of British Columbia and…

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