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Brazil 3, Croatia 1: Drama aplenty in the opening game with Brazil gaining a lucky 3-1 victory in spite of playing poorly. Never overawed, Croatia produced a wonderful team performance, marshaled by the peerless Luka Modric in midfield. An own goal by Marcelo after only 11 minutes stunned the hosts, the stadium and the entire country until poster boy Neymar tied it before halftime. Brazil lacked fluency and were struggling to make any impact after the break, until the Japanese referee gifted...

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(Part 4 of an 8-part series previewing the College World Series)

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If the first “How to Train Your Dragon” was a raging inferno of emotion, the sequel is more like a warm, cozy campfire. Hardly a ringing endorsement, but don’t take it to mean “How to Train Your Dragon 2” is a flameout. In fact, it’s actually pretty...

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Three girls, three chords in three acts, that’s “We Are the Best,” a riveting coming-of-age comedy perfectly capturing the electrifying jolt punk rock instills in teens looking to expel their anger and frustration. It’s practically a life preserver...

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I love it when a good film comes out, makes lots of money, gets the go-ahead for a sequel, and an even better film results. Sorry, that’s not the case here. There’s nothing overtly bad about “How to Train Your Dragon 2.” It’s full of action, the...

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If they passed out Oscars for best closing credits, “22 Jump Street” would be a lock. In the space of 5 minutes, directors Phil Lord and Christopher Miller thoroughly satirize the greed-driven lack of originality in Hollywood by presenting us with a...

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We – and when I say we, I’m talking about film critics and movie fans – were caught completely off guard a couple of years back when “21 Jump Street” made a successful transition from little screen to big screen. It got great reviews and it made...

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TV veterans Ed Asner and 

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Our top moments of the week: 12. Best Timing: Everyone on Playing...

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(Part 3 of an eight-part series previewing the College World Series)

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The new season of Orange Is the New Black premiered on Netflix just last week, but...

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