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Preston died after a two year battle with breast cancer. She acted in various TV shows, but rose to fame after her role in the 1988 Arnold Schwarzenegger and Danny DeVito comedy Twins.

Preston died after a two year battle with breast cancer. She acted in various TV shows, but rose to fame after her role in the 1988 Arnold Schwarzenegger and Danny DeVito comedy Twins.

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Signed, sealed, undelivered: Thousands of mail-in ballots rejected for tardiness

An NPR analysis finds that at least 65,000 absentee and mail-in ballots were rejected this year for arriving late. While it's a relatively small number, they could prove crucial in a close election.

After mounting pressure, Washington's NFL franchise drops its team name

The Washington Redskins have announced the team will be dropping its moniker, which is widely considered a slur against Native Americans. The head coach and team owner are developing a new name.

Resurgence of drive-in theaters is one silver lining for film business during pandemic

“It’s usually a group of friends, or maybe two cars will pull up together, and they’ll pull out some folding chairs and then have an al-fresco picnic.

Actress Kelly Preston has died after a two-year battle with breast cancer

Preston died after a two-year battle with breast cancer. She acted in various TV shows but rose to fame after her role in the 1988 Arnold Schwarzenegger and Danny DeVito comedy, Twins.

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David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report for July 13, 2020.

David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report for July 13, 2020

David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report for July 13, 2020.

The debut album by Jonah Yano came out on Father’s Day this year, and that’s no  accident.

Jonah Yano: ‘Shoes’ feat. Tatsuya Muraoka

The debut album by Jonah Yano came out on Father’s Day this year, and that’s no  accident.

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KCRW's all-music channel blending the collected talents and tastes of all KCRW's DJs into a single voice streaming 24 hours a day.

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Unearthing new discoveries, remixes and rarities, b-sides and lost classics.

Dan Wilcox's playlist, July 12, 2020

Unearthing new discoveries, remixes and rarities, b-sides and lost classics.

from Dan Wilcox

KCRW's all-music channel blending the collected talents and tastes of all KCRW's DJs into a single voice streaming 24 hours a day.

Eclectic 24

KCRW's all-music channel blending the collected talents and tastes of all KCRW's DJs into a single voice streaming 24 hours a day.

from Eclectic 24

This decision to leave the WHO is among the most irresponsible the president has made and will negatively impact not only American lives but people in every corner of the world.

Leaving the World Health Organization

This decision to leave the WHO is among the most irresponsible the president has made and will negatively impact not only American lives but people in every corner of the world.

from Second Opinion

John can’t come to the phone right now, but his message machine is overflowing with music recommendations from specials guests across the creative spectrum.

John Moses' Message Machine - Episode 4

John can’t come to the phone right now, but his message machine is overflowing with music recommendations from specials guests across the creative spectrum.

from The Lab

KCRW's all-music channel blending the collected talents and tastes of all KCRW's DJs into a single voice streaming 24 hours a day.

Eclectic 24

KCRW's all-music channel blending the collected talents and tastes of all KCRW's DJs into a single voice streaming 24 hours a day.

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Novena Carmel, your neighbor with the flavor, serves up a fresh sample platter of timely and timeless soul, global funk, and tasty multi-genre grooves, old and new.

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Novena Carmel, your neighbor with the flavor, serves up a fresh sample platter of timely and timeless soul, global funk, and tasty multi-genre grooves, old and new.

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Raul Campos hosts deep rhythms and urban soul with a Latin twist.

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Raul Campos hosts deep rhythms and urban soul with a Latin twist.

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NBC is preparing to launch its new streaming service Peacock on July 15. A slate of shows and movies will be aimed at casual viewers.

Hollywood news banter: Peacock prepares for launch, CBS fires showrunner Peter Lenkov

NBC is preparing to launch its new streaming service Peacock on July 15. A slate of shows and movies will be aimed at casual viewers.

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The new documentary “The Ghost of Peter Sellers,” now    available on demand   , is about a troubled comedian and how one film never saw the light of day.

In ‘The Ghost of Peter Sellers,’ director Peter Medak revisits a production that still haunts him

The new documentary “The Ghost of Peter Sellers,” now available on demand , is about a troubled comedian and how one film never saw the light of day.

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"Just Jazz" with LeRoy Downs. Downs' goal is to bring a varied sonic experience to jazz, while blending music, style, and culture.

LeRoy Downs' playlist, July 11, 2020

"Just Jazz" with LeRoy Downs. Downs' goal is to bring a varied sonic experience to jazz, while blending music, style, and culture.

from LeRoy Downs

Garth Trinidad hosts a progressive mix of soul, hip-hop, and world rhythms.

Garth Trinidad's playlist, July 10, 2020

Garth Trinidad hosts a progressive mix of soul, hip-hop, and world rhythms.

from Freeform

This week on Freeform Friday, we have the pleasure of welcoming musical force Aluna.

Freeform Fridays: Aluna’s music history lesson featuring emerging Black artists

This week on Freeform Friday, we have the pleasure of welcoming musical force Aluna.

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An infectious harmony of varied sounds and melodies that bridge cultures and genres.

José Galván's playlist, July 10, 2020

An infectious harmony of varied sounds and melodies that bridge cultures and genres.

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"Greyhound," with Tom Hanks as a destroyer captain during the Battle of the Atlantic in World War II, brings an action adventure to home screens.

A spectacle for the streaming domain in the time of the pandemic

"Greyhound," with Tom Hanks as a destroyer captain during the Battle of the Atlantic in World War II, brings an action adventure to home screens.

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Historian and author Adrian Miller has studied how food can be weaponized to create stereotypes and stigmatize certain communities.

Adrian Miller on America’s deep history of weaponizing food

Historian and author Adrian Miller has studied how food can be weaponized to create stereotypes and stigmatize certain communities.

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