The Cricket's Daily 3: Timberlake and Macklemore top VMAs

Published July 17, 2013 7:44 am

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Here's what's happening today in pop culture:

• Justin Timberlake and Macklemore share the lead in nominations for the MTV Video Music Awards, with six each. [Vulture]

• A mix of heroin and alcohol is blamed in the death of "Glee" star Cory Monteith. [AP, via The Salt Lake Tribune]

• Keith Olbermann is coming back to TV. The sportscaster-turned-political commentator has made a deal to return to sports, with a late-night show on ESPN2. [The Hollywood Reporter]