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Saint Augustine
"Patience is the companion of wisdom."

How to of the Day
How to Fondant a Cake
So you want to fondant a cake, but you've heard it's too difficult? It may seem challenging, but it's not as hard as you might think. With a little practice and know-how, you'll be able to easily fondant a cake and and create a spectacular presentation.

Sports : NPR
Fast-Track Program: Kenyan Runners Join U.S. Army — And Olympic Team
A U.S. Army program allows elite athletes to join the military and train in their sport. Four Kenyan distance runners in the U.S. military quickly became citizens and will represent America in Rio.
Russia Awaits Potential Rio Olympics Ban Decision, After Widespread Doping Practices
On Sunday, the International Olympic Committee will decide whether or not to ban Russia from competing due to state-sponsored doping. NPR's Scott Simon talks about the decision with NPR's Tom Goldman.
Now Russia's Paralympic Athletes May Be Banned Amid Signs Of Doping
The Paralympic Committee said it's investigating 35 "disappearing positive samples" among disabled Russian athletes. The committee plans to announce by Aug. 1 whether it will ban Russia.
45 Olympic Athletes From 2012, 2008 Implicated In New Doping Tests
More than 20 athletes who won Olympic medals in Beijing are among those implicated. The new findings nearly double the number of implicated athletes from those games.
NBA Will Pull 2017 All-Star Game From Charlotte Over N.C. 'Bathroom Bill'
The controversial state law limits civil rights protections for LGBT people; the league says it can't host the All-Star Game in that climate. A new location for the game hasn't yet been announced.

"Make it Tonight" - EatingWell
Black Sea Bass with Summer Squash Polenta
In this healthy seared fish recipe, salting the fish’s skin draws out the moisture, which helps it get nice and crispy in the hot pan. Here, black sea bass is served on top of polenta that’s enriched with a buttery summer squash puree. Garnish with lemon wedges, if desired.

Kohlrabi, Leek & Gruyère Pizza
If you haven’t tried kohlrabi yet, this is the perfect way to start. This easy pizza recipe with leeks, thyme and cheese is a great vehicle for eating the sweet, earthy vegetable.

Flank Steak with Grilled Tomatoes & Cucumber Herb Relish
Halved tomatoes keep their shape but get smoky-sweet flavor when grilled alongside the spice-rubbed steak in this healthy dinner recipe. The cool, crunchy cucumber relish is also spectacular served with grilled pork or chicken.

Grilled Chicken Taco Salad
Peppery arugula, grilled corn and a tangy lime vinaigrette give this healthy taco salad recipe a serious upgrade. This recipe is the perfect vehicle for using the crushed-up tortilla chips at the bottom of the bag.

Vietnamese Spiralized Sesame Noodles with Scallops
Spiralized zucchini noodles are the base for this healthy sesame noodle recipe. Shrimp or baked tofu can be swapped for the scallops if you prefer.

Arts & Life : NPR
Comic-Con Fans Continue The Epic Battle Between Science And Fiction
Fans of science fiction have long wrestled with the question of just how much science should be in their fiction. Advocates of different approaches met at San Diego's Comic-Con.
In Dave Eggers' Latest, A Mother Moves Her Kids To The Alaskan 'Frontier'
Alaska's a state that's "not too precious about itself," Eggers says. In Heroes of the Frontier, he follows an out-of-work dentist as she moves her small family to an unfamiliar home.
Robert Irwin Brings 'Big' To Texas With Permanent Art Installation
The 87-year-old conceptual artist unveils a large-scale installation of his work in Marfa, Texas, this week. He's spent his career creating site-specific art that often treats light as its subject.
Not My Job: NASA's Charles Bolden Gets Quizzed On 'Charles In Charge'
NASA Administrator Charles Bolden flew four times on the space shuttle and was the first voice to be broadcast from Mars. We'll ask him three questions about the remarkable career of actor Scott Baio.
How Mike Birbiglia Applies 'Yes, And ...' To Improv And Beyond
Birbiglia's new film follows a fictional New York improv troupe. Don't Think Twice explores the tension between personal ambition and being an "endlessly generous" team player.

Coming Soon Movies
Bad Moms

Opens Friday, Jul 29, 2016

When three overworked and under-appreciated moms are pushed beyond their limits, they ditch their conventional responsibilities for a jolt of long overdue freedom, fun, and comedic self-indulgence.

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Jason Bourne

Opens Friday, Jul 29, 2016

Globe-trotting spy Jason Bourne starts to remember his past.

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Nerve

Opens Wednesday, Jul 27, 2016

Industrious high school senior, Vee Delmonico [Emma Roberts], has had it with living life on the sidelines. When pressured by friends to join the popular online game Nerve, Vee decides to sign up for just one dare in what seems like harmless fun.

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Nine Lives

Opens Friday, Aug 5, 2016

Tom Brand (Kevin Spacey) is a daredevil billionaire at the top of his game. His eponymous company FireBrand is nearing completion on its greatest achievement to date - the tallest skyscraper in the northern hemisphere.

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Pete's Dragon

Opens Friday, Aug 12, 2016

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Florence Foster Jenkins

Opens Friday, Aug 12, 2016

A woman becomes an opera singer despite her lack of talent.

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Ben-Hur (2016)

Opens Friday, Aug 19, 2016

BEN-HUR is the epic story of Judah Ben-Hur, a prince falsely accused of treason by his adopted brother Messala, an officer in the Roman army. Stripped of his title, separated from his family and the woman he loves, Judah is forced into slavery.

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Kubo and the Two Strings

Opens Friday, Aug 19, 2016

An epic action-adventure from acclaimed animation studio LAIKA. Clever, kindhearted Kubo (voiced by Art Parkinson of “Game of Thrones”) ekes out a humble living, telling fantastical stories to the people of his seaside town.

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