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This photo made available by the Aushwitz Museum on Wednesday, July 26, 2017 shows a pair of glasses that once belonged to a person who perished at the Nazi German death camp. Officials at the museum of the Nazi German death camp of Auschwitz say some exhibits are going on a tour of Europe and North America to bring its tragic truth about the Holocaust to a wider audience. The museum said Wednesday this will be its first-ever traveling exhibition and will include some 600 items. The "Not long ago: Not far away" exhibit will include personal items of the victims and a German freight wagon the Nazis used to bring inmates in. (Pawel Sawicki/Aushwitz Museum via AP)
July 26, 2017 - 12:05 pm
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — An exhibit of some items from the former Nazi German death camp of Auschwitz are going on a tour of Europe and North America to bring its tragic truth about the Holocaust to a wider audience. The exhibit — called "Auschwitz. Not long ago. Not far away" — will be the first-ever...
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FILE - In this Thursday, July 6, 2017 file photo tourists take photographs the Herod Atticus theater and Parthenon temple atop of Acropolis hill during a three-hour work stoppage in Athens. The Acropolis and other ancient monuments and museums in Athens will be open this weekend after Greek Culture Ministry employees called off a two-day strike. The ministry workers' union says it took its decision following a meeting late Wednesday July 26, 2017, with Greece's Culture Minister, who, it said, took a "responsible" approach to employees' demands. (AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis, File)
July 26, 2017 - 11:07 am
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — A two-day strike by Greek Culture Ministry employees protesting staff shortages will shut the Acropolis and other ancient sites and museums in Athens this weekend at the height of the tourist season. But the strike will not affect the Acropolis Museum outside the ancient...
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FILE - In this Thursday, July 6, 2017 file photo tourists take photographs the Herod Atticus theater and Parthenon temple atop of Acropolis hill during a three-hour work stoppage in Athens. The Acropolis and other ancient monuments and museums in Athens will be open this weekend after Greek Culture Ministry employees called off a two-day strike. The ministry workers' union says it took its decision following a meeting late Wednesday July 26, 2017, with Greece's Culture Minister, who, it said, took a "responsible" approach to employees' demands. (AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis, File)
July 26, 2017 - 11:07 am
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — A two-day strike by Greek Culture Ministry employees protesting staff shortages will shut the Acropolis and other ancient sites and museums in Athens this weekend at the height of the tourist season. But the strike will not affect the Acropolis Museum outside the ancient...
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This image released by Amazon shows Matt Bomer in "The Last Tycoon." (Adam Rose/Amazon via AP)
July 26, 2017 - 10:16 am
NEW YORK (AP) — When he landed the lead in Amazon Prime's "The Last Tycoon," Matt Bomer had never read the timeless F. Scott Fitzgerald novella on which the series is based. But by chance, he had just finished another celebrated novel set in 1930s Hollywood, Nathanael West's "The Day of the Locust...
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This image released by Amazon shows Matt Bomer in "The Last Tycoon." (Adam Rose/Amazon via AP)
July 26, 2017 - 10:16 am
NEW YORK (AP) — When he landed the lead in Amazon Prime's "The Last Tycoon," Matt Bomer had never read the timeless F. Scott Fitzgerald novella on which the series is based. But by chance, he had just finished another celebrated novel set in 1930s Hollywood, Nathanael West's "The Day of the Locust...
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FILE - In this July 13, 2017 file photo, retired Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps arrives at the Kids' Choice Sports Awards at UCLA's Pauley Pavilion in Los Angeles. Phelps lost to a shark in the Discovery Channel’s Shark Week special “Phelps vs. Shark: Great Gold vs. Great White," which aired on July 23, 2017. It was billed as a race between Phelps and the predator but much to the disappointment of some Twitter users, Phelps didn’t actually swim in the water next to the shark.(Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)
July 26, 2017 - 10:14 am
Don't expect an apology from Michael Phelps to TV viewers who were disappointed with his race against a simulated great white shark for a Discovery Channel Shark Week special. The winningest athlete in Olympic history was bested by two seconds Sunday night in "Phelps vs. Shark: Great Gold vs. Great...
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FILE - In this July 13, 2017 file photo, retired Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps arrives at the Kids' Choice Sports Awards at UCLA's Pauley Pavilion in Los Angeles. Phelps lost to a shark in the Discovery Channel’s Shark Week special “Phelps vs. Shark: Great Gold vs. Great White," which aired on July 23, 2017. It was billed as a race between Phelps and the predator but much to the disappointment of some Twitter users, Phelps didn’t actually swim in the water next to the shark.(Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)
July 26, 2017 - 10:14 am
Don't expect an apology from Michael Phelps to TV viewers who were disappointed with his race against a simulated great white shark for a Discovery Channel Shark Week special. The winningest athlete in Olympic history was bested by two seconds Sunday night in "Phelps vs. Shark: Great Gold vs. Great...
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This image released by Amazon shows Matt Bomer in "The Last Tycoon." (Adam Rose/Amazon via AP)
July 26, 2017 - 9:56 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Matt Bomer immersed himself in the world of 1930s Hollywood when he landed the lead in Amazon Prime's "The Last Tycoon." And he marveled at how Hollywood has changed, yet not changed, since then. Bomer plays Monroe Stahr, a whiz-kid producer who has reinvented himself from the poor...
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This image released by Amazon shows Matt Bomer in "The Last Tycoon." (Adam Rose/Amazon via AP)
July 26, 2017 - 9:56 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Matt Bomer immersed himself in the world of 1930s Hollywood when he landed the lead in Amazon Prime's "The Last Tycoon." And he marveled at how Hollywood has changed, yet not changed, since then. Bomer plays Monroe Stahr, a whiz-kid producer who has reinvented himself from the poor...
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This image released by Sony Pictures Classics shows Kyle Mooney in a scene from "Brigsby Bear." (Sony Pictures Classics via AP)
July 26, 2017 - 9:48 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Comedian Kyle Mooney excels at playing sheepish, oddball man children on "Saturday Night Live." They're not obnoxious, inappropriate bros which made his buddy Andy Samberg famous. Rather, Mooney embodies sensitivity, adding empathy to men instinctively patronized as sad sacks...
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