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Comic-Con highlights include "Wonder Woman" sequel

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SAN DIEGO — From “Black Panther” to Batman, “Stranger Things” to “Blade Runner 2049,” and “Ready Player One” to Rep. John Lewis, Comic-Con had something for almost every pop-culture appetite. As the annual fan convention in San Diego wraps Sunday after four days of panels, presentations, screenings and autograph signings, …

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Dascha Polanco: "I'm proud to hold up my Dominican flag"

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Dascha Polanco has been at the center of some of the most dramatic moments of the past two seasons on Netflix’s “Orange is the New Black.”  The actress has played Litchfield Prison inmate Dayanara Diaz on the award-winning series for five seasons. The groundbreaking Netflix original marked a turning point …

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Vogue apologizes for "gender-fluid" cover story

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Vogue magazine has issued an apology following a weekend backlash over their latest cover, featuring model Gigi Hadid and her pop star boyfriend Zayn Malik. The cover and accompanying photoshoot showed the couple in many different looks meant to highlight recent fashion trends that challenge gender norms. But the magazine …

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Book excerpt: "Deadfall" by Linda Fairstein

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As a prosecutor in Manhattan’s District Attorney’s Office, Linda Fairstein pioneered the use of DNA evidence in cases against sexual offenders. But she has made a second career for herself as an award-winning writer of crime novels featuring prosecutor Alexandra Cooper. In the 19th volume in that series, titled “Deadfall” …

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This week on "Sunday Morning" (July 16)

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GUEST HOST: Lee Cowan           COVER STORY: Al GoreLee Cowan interviews the former Veep and Nobel Prize-winner on his second career as an advocate against climate change (and against climate change deniers), about his new documentary, “An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power,” and about his efforts to …

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