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Epic ‘End’: Avengers go out on a high note

Eleven years and 22 movies later, we’re at the end – and what a ride it’s been. The journey was sometimes bumpy, loud, bonkers, but mostly it was a blast. Watching “Avengers: Endgame” it suddenly struck me how much I cared about all these characters. You never know what you …

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Meet the screenwriters of ‘Avengers’ and ‘Captain America’ films

Emerson Colonial Theatre will host an evening of conversation with Christopher Markus and Stephen McFeely, the top screenwriting team behind the final two “Avengers” films and the “Captain America” franchise. In a rare appearance, the writing team comes to Boston for a speaking engagement about storytelling in the Marvel Cinematic …

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In boozy argument, Illinois woman tore off boyfriend’s colostomy bag, police say

A booze-fueled argument between long-time lovers prompted a South Peoria woman to allegedly tear off her boyfriend’s colostomy bag.

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Warrant: Lubbock man accused of molestation claimed he was giving child lesson on puberty

Ricky Donn Hendon is charged with a count of indecency with a child by sexual contact, a second-degree felony that carries a punishment of two to 20 years in prison.

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Review: Final ‘Avengers’ film caps things off with style

Gotta start with a **BIG SPOILER**, but one that every last one of you will thank me for. Even though this 181-minute movie comes from Marvel – you know, the folks who love to have an ending, then credits, then another ending, then more credits, and yet another ending – …

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Dallas Star Ken Kercheval Dead at 83

Ken Kercheval, who played Cliff Barnes on Dallas for 14 seasons and recently reprised his role for the 2012 revival, has died according to […]

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Cellphone video may show rape of Ohio State student in dorm shower

No charge has been filed, but a search warrant and documents filed in Franklin County Municipal Court outline the allegations.

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‘A Knight of the Seven Kingdoms’ Is Game of Thrones’ Best Episode Ever

There are four more episodes to come before Game of Thrones airs its series finale, but I feel confident in stating that we’ve witnessed the HBO drama’s finest hour. For my money, the best episode of the HBO drama is the most recent installment, “A Knight of the Seven Kingdoms.” …

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Jon Snow and Daenerys Targaryen Are Still United in These Game of Thrones Episode 3 Photos

The arrival of the White Walkers to Winterfell wasn’t the only cliffhanger this week’s episode of Game of Thrones left us with.Jon Snow (Kit Harington) also revealed his true heritage to […]

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Wicked Local Reader Photo of the day, 4-24-19

Check out Ride off into the Sunset and other great reader photos by following wickedlocalpix on Instagram. Your amazing image could be our next Wicked Local Reader Photo of the Day. Email pictures with captions to [email protected]

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The CW Renews The 100, All American, In the Dark, and Roswell, New Mexico

Though The 100 was one of the few shows left out in the cold when The CW renewed practically its entire lineup this January, it’s finally safe again! […]

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If These Game of Thrones Characters Die, We Riot

Arm yourselves with tissues, Game of Thrones fans, because the Night King’s White Walkers have finally arrived to put the winter in Winterfell, which means many deaths are imminent. We’ve been bracing for some big losses for months now, but no matter how much we try to prepare ourselves, there …

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WHAT’S UP DOC? Measles 2019

Q: I thought measles was eradicated, so how is there a new outbreak now?A: Measles is caused by the rubeola virus. It is extremely contagious; up to 90% of those exposed to the virus (even entering a room where a person with measles was two hours earlier) will contract the …

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04/23/2019 – A Revolution of Her Own: Deborah Sampson (1762-1827)

Tuesday, April 23rd at 7:00 pm: A Revolution of Her Own: Deborah Sampson (1762-1827). Deborah Sampson was the first woman to enlist, to fight, and to be honorably discharged from the American Military.  On May 23, 1782, wearing an old soldier’s uniform, Deborah bound her chest, tied back her hair, …