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  • Virginia shootings make for tough media decisions
    NEW YORK (AP) — In an era when anyone can go online and find video of extremist beheadings, police shootings and other carnage, major news organizations applied their own standards to coverage of this week's killing of a TV news crew in Virginia and showed only carefully selected portions of the footage.
  • Iran premieres big-budget epic film 'Muhammad'
    Iran's most expensive movie, "Muhammad", which chronicles the childhood of the Muslim prophet, opened nationwide, winning praise from early audiences. Directed by Majid Majidi, the 171-minute, visually stunning film cost around $40 million (36 million euros), partly funded by the state, and took more than seven years to complete. Majidi says the aim of his […]
  • The Latest on TV shooting: Husband overjoyed wife is alive
    ROANOKE, Va. (AP) — The latest on the on-air killing of two TV station employees in Virginia (all times local):

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  • Flashback: Guns N' Roses Play Final Show Before Mysterious Hiatus
    Slash caused a huge stir this past weekend when he didn't challenge a Swedish reporter's assertion that he was back on speaking terms with Axl Rose. "It was probably way overdue, you know," he said. "But it's very cool at this point to dispel some of that negative...
  • Hear Alabama, Alison Krauss Duet on Romantic 'Come Find Me'
    Alabama's repertoire has always been a solid blend of foot-stomping anthems and tender ballads, and the tradition continues on Southern Drawl, the first album of original songs from the trio of Randy Owen, Teddy Gentry and Jeff Cook since 2001. One of the many highlights on the collection is "Come...
  • Van Morrison Preps Expanded Reissues of 'Astral Weeks,' 'His Band'
    Van Morrison's seminal 1968 LP Astral Weeks and 1970's His Band and the Street Choir, will be expanded, remastered and reissued on October 30th via Warner Bros. Both LPs will be made available digitally and on CD, each featuring a handful of previously unreleased, alternate versions of album cuts. The expanded...

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