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Nate Parker to debut new film at Venice Film Festival

Aug. 7, 2019 11:57 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Nate Parker's attempted comeback will begin at the Venice Film Festival with the premiere of his first film since a rape allegation from Parker's past derailed the release of his Nat Turner biopic "The Birth of a Nation." The Venice Film Festival announced Wednesday that Parker's "American...

High cheese comes to land of high tea: Yanks vs Red Sox

Jun. 28, 2019 3:29 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — High cheese comes to the land of high tea on Saturday. When Boston's Rick Porcello throws the first pitch to the New York Yankees at Olympic Stadium, the national pastime of the onetime colony will try to plant itself in the mother country. After looking at the cozy distance — 385 feet...