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Review: ‘Interstellar’ a sublime cosmic knockout

This photo released by Paramount Pictures shows, Matthew McConaughey, left, and Anne Hathaway, in a scene from the film, '"Interstellar," from Paramount Pictures and Warner Brothers Pictures, in association with Legendary Pictures. (AP Photo/Paramount Pictures, Melinda Sue Gordon)

Since his breakthrough with the backward-running “Memento,” Christopher Nolan has made a plaything of time. In “Interstellar,” he slips into its very fabric, shaping its flows and exploding its particles. It’s an absurd endeavor. And it’s one of the most sublime movies of the decade.

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Bratton: No credible threats against NYC Marathon

New York City mayor Bill de Blasio, left, and police commissioner Bill Bratton talk during a news conference in New York, Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014. The NYC Marathon will be run on Sunday, Nov. 2, 2014. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

NEW YORK (AP) — There are no credible threats against this weekend’s New York City Marathon, Police Commissioner William Bratton said Thursday.

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Taylor Swift gets a Bronx cheer as NYC Ambassador

Taylor Swift performs on ABC's "Good Morning America" in Times Square on Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014, in New York. (Photo by Greg Allen/Invision/AP)

NEW YORK (AP) — Welcome to New York, Taylor Swift! The locals are kvetching about you already.

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Chevy makes the best of exec’s nervous speech

San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Madison Bumgarner holds the MVP trophy after their 3-2 win against the Kansas City Royals in Game 7 of baseball's World Series Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)

DETROIT (AP) — Shortly before 9 a.m. on the day after the worst night of his life, Rikk Wilde got the phone call from his big boss at General Motors.

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Marysville gives football trophy to Oak Harbor

EVERETT, Wash. (AP) — The shooting at Marysville-Pilchuck High School last Friday cancelled the football team’s playoff game with Oak Harbor, and in a gesture of sportsmanship Oak Harbor forfeited.

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