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Entertainment week in pictures

A look at some of the events over the past week, including Michael Keaton receiving a Hollywood star and the stars of Doctor Who taking a selfie.
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David Bowie honoured at BBC Proms

The life and music of David Bowie are honoured at an eclectic, late-night edition of the BBC Proms.
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stan Wawrinka claims Toronto semi-final spot

Stan Wawrinka stormed into his first semi-final at the ATP Toronto Masters tournament on Friday by thrashing South Africa`s Kevin Anderson 6-1, 6-3.
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Zlatan Ibrahimovic delighted to make United debut in front of fellow Swedes

Veteran Swedish star Zlatan Ibrahimovic said he is delighted his compatriots will get to see the moment `everyone has been waiting for`, namely his debut for new club Manchester United in his homela
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Neymar to lead Brazil in Rio Games

Barcelona forward Neymar will captain Brazil at the Rio 2016 Olympic football tournament, the team's head coach said on Friday.
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Newcastle United see £6m bid for Brighton winger Anthony Knockaert rejected 

Newcastle United have had a £6million bid for winger Anthony Knockaert turned down by Brighton. Seagulls manager Chris Hughton is keen to keep hold of the club's best players.
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Popular Finance

 

Top 20 Markets For Investing In Real Estate Rentals

Our Top 20 is a list of local markets where the odds of making a good investment in rental property are in your favor right now - and, equally important, where the odds of making a bad investment are
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Soylent CEO charged over defiance of permits and codes for 'unsightly' container home

Neighbors say it could have been a smart urban project: a shipping container converted into an "experimental living facility." But all that's left now are empty beer bottles, graffiti-stained dirt
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SpaceX wins second NASA mission to take crew to space station

NASA has ordered a second mission from SpaceX to take astronauts to the International Space Station. The Hawthorne space company received its first order from NASA in November. Both SpaceX and Boe
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Hirsch Stakes at Del Mar is battle of Eclipse Award winners

It will be Eclipse Award winner versus Eclipse Award winner in the $300,000 Clement L. Hirsch Stakes at Del Mar on Saturday. Beholder, a three-time reigning Eclipse Award winner, was Del Mar’s hor
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Leicester City just won a shocking EPL tile, but coach says it's a longshot the club can defy the odds again

On the day Chelsea played Tottenham to a draw last May, clinching an improbable English Premier League title for longshot Leicester City, the Leicester City coach was 1,300 miles away in Rome, hav
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Regents OK $8.5 million for 2 patients suing over financial conflicts at UCLA

The University of California regents have agreed to pay nearly $8.5 million to settle two lawsuits alleging that a well-known UCLA spine surgeon failed to disclose his conflicts of interest with a
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Baseball: Curtis Scott is returning as Newbury Park coach

 Newbury Park has made a change in its baseball coach. Matt Goldfield, who was The Times' coach of the year in 2012 when he guided the Panthers to a Southern Section Division 1 championship, is ou
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Computer service used by Clinton campaign hacked, campaign says

Donald Trump outpaces Hillary Clinton in nomination speech viewers July 29, 2016, 6:01 p.m. The conventions are over, and the candidates are on to the general election: • In her acceptance speech
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Dodgers owner on Yasiel Puig: 'I don't think we're moving him'

As rumors swirled Friday about possible deals in which the Dodgers would acquire outfielder Jay Bruce from the Cincinnati Reds and trade away outfielder Yasiel Puig, Dodgers owner Mark Walter said
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