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Suspect charged with attempted murder in on-stage attack of author Salman Rushdie

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(NEW YORK) -- A suspect has been charged with attempted murder in the attack on author Salman Rushdie at a speaking event in New York state.

Rushdie, who has faced death threats over his writing, was scheduled to give a lecture at the education center Chautauqua Institution in Chautauqua, in southwestern New York, Friday morning.

At around 11 a.m., a ma...

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"You're rooting for her": Aubrey Plaza on her "questionable" character in 'Emily The Criminal'

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Parks and Rec veteran Aubrey Plaza has been earning raves for her portrayal of the title character in the new thriller she produced, Emily The Criminal

Plaza plays a former art student, crushed by her loans and working a dead-end job in Los Angeles to try to make ends meet in spite of a criminal record.

But when Theo Rossi's Youcef comes into Emily...

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Polio discovered in New York City wastewater samples

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(NEW YORK) -- Health officials announced Friday that polio has been detected in wastewater samples in New York City.

It comes just a few weeks after a case of polio was detected in Rockland County, located north of the city.

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One dead, more than 20 injured as strong winds cause music festival stage collapse

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(CULLERA, Spain) -- At least one person was killed and more than 20 others were injured when strong gusts of wind caused parts of a stage to fall at a music festival in Spain, officials said.

Three of the injured were in serious condition on Saturday, an official with the Valencia government said.

An “unexpected and violent gale” moved through the groun...

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Cinnamon Toast Crunch gets a spicy twist

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(NEW YORK) -- Ever wondered what cereal would taste like if it was spicy?

Thanks to Cinnamon Toast Crunch you don't have to wonder any more.

The classic cereal brand is giving their sweet cinnamon taste a spicy twist and a new name: CinnaFuego Toast Crunch.

According to the brand, the new cereal looks the same as the original with "the added hot sensation of a spicy pepp...

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Scoreboard roundup -- 8/11/22

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(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Thursday's sports events:

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL

AMERICAN LEAGUE
Cleveland 4, Detroit 3
Houston 7, Texas 3
Kansas City 5, Chi White Sox 3
Boston 4, Baltimore 3

NATIONAL LEAGUE
Miami 3, Philadelphia 0
Colorado 8, St. Louis 6
Arizona 9, Pittsburgh 3
Chi Cubs 4, Cincinnati 2

NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE PRESEASON
NY Giants 23, New England 21
Baltimore 23...

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Concert & Entertainment Calendar

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Grand Event Center - Golden Nugget Lake Charles

2550 Golden Nugget Blvd
Lake Charles, LA 70601

Fri, Aug 19, 8:00 PM

Bulls Bands and Barrels featuring Zach Bryan

Rapides Coliseum

5600 Coliseum Blvd
Alexandria, LA 71303

Sat, Aug 20, 7:00 PM

Lyle Lovett

Shreveport Municipal Memorial Auditorium

705 Elvis Presley Avenue
Shreveport, LA 71101

Sat, Aug 20, 7:00 PM

Jelly Roll

Brookshire Grocery Arena

2000 CenturyLink Center Dr.
Bossier City, LA 71112

Thu, Aug 25, 7:00 PM

Luke Bryan with Riley Green, Mitchell Tenpenny, and DJ ROCK

Cajundome

444 Cajundome Blvd.
Lafayette, LA 70506

Fri, Aug 26, 7:00 PM

Eddie B

Shreveport Municipal Memorial Auditorium

705 Elvis Presley Avenue
Shreveport, LA 71101

Sat, Aug 27, 8:00 PM

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