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Clinton to nation: It's a 'moment of reckoning'

Hillary Clinton capped a four-day convention celebration with a plea for national unity and tolerance. Now, one of the most divisive and distrusted figures in American politics must convince voters that she, rather than Republican rival Donald Trump, can bring a deeply divided nation together.

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Director's debut explores 'The Land' with Nas, Badu help

Director Steven Caple Jr. was mentoring some elementary school students at an inner-city park in Los Angeles when he spotted two stray kids hopping a fence with their skateboards. He went to go kick them out of the park and ended up talking with them instead. They spilled that they were selling marijuana to fund their entry into skateboarding competitions and new equipment. It was their ticket out.

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Aniston essay inspires actresses to address sexist standards

When one of Hollywood's most objectified women talks about tabloid culture, people listen. But while actresses are cheering Jennifer Aniston's recent essay connecting the media's obsession with her looks to the overall objectification of women, most are resigned that reality will be slow to catch up with the conversation.

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Top 20 Global Concert Tours from Pollstar

The Top 20 Global Concert Tours ranks artists by average box office gross per city and includes the average ticket price for shows Worldwide. The list is based on data provided to the trade publication Pollstar by concert promoters and venue managers.

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Long-distance canoe paddlers stop in Tacoma

The Journey to Nisqually brings hundreds of tribal members paddling from afar to Olympia this weekend. On Thursday they came ashore, guests of the Puyallup Tribe, at Owens Beach in Point Defiance Park.
Peter Haley phaley@thenewstribune.com
Long-distance canoe paddlers stop in Tacoma 1:48

Long-distance canoe paddlers stop in Tacoma

Sasha Vagramov upsets defending PNW Open champ 1:15

Sasha Vagramov upsets defending PNW Open champ

Washington state delegates reflect on Democratic National Convention 1:23

Washington state delegates reflect on Democratic National Convention

Meet Chinook, the newest resident of Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium 3:00

Meet Chinook, the newest resident of Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium