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Donald Glover (“Community”) created and stars in the extremely promising new series “Atlanta” — a day-in-the-life comedy that deals with race and poverty. Earn (Glover) and his cousin, Alfred (Brian Tyree Henry, “Boardwalk Empire”) dream of pulling themselves out of …

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  • This image released by The Weinstein Company shows Edgar Ramirez, left, and Usher Raymond in a scene from, ’Hands of Stone.’ (Rico Torres/The Weinstein Company via AP) Movie review: Boxing and politics mix in Duran biography ‘Hands of Stone’
    Pugilism, politics and national pride mix with the standard sports clichés in “Hands of Stone,” an engaging biography of the boxer Roberto Durán. Ven...
    Updated Aug 30 2016 09:15 pm   |     |   Share
  • Mark Hamill poses for photographers upon arrival at the European premiere of the film ’Star Wars: The Force Awakens ’ in London, Wednesday, Dec. 16, 2015. (Photo by Joel Ryan/Invision/AP) What’s big at Salt Lake Comic Con? Here are 10 highlights
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  • Leonard Nimoy as Spock, left, and William Shatner as Capt. James T. Kirk (the only true Enterprise captain) in the original Star Trek. To boldly go: ‘Star Trek,’ and the fan world it created, turns 50
    Fifty years ago — five years after Yuri Gagarin flew into outer space and nearly three years before Neil Armstrong set foot on the moon — the world go...
    Updated Aug 29 2016 11:16 am   |     |   Share
  • (Trent Nelson  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   Luke Petersen grows three different kinds of popcorn ó yellow, red and blue/purple ó that customers can buy still on the cob at his family’s Peterson Family Farm in Riverton. Popcorn is a hot commodity for two Utah farmers
    Luke Petersen is a farmer, not a magician. Yet customers often ask how the Riverton grower turns sweet corn into popcorn. “I cast a magic spell,” he j...
    Updated Aug 30 2016 09:14 pm   |     |   Share


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