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Melissa tells Spencer what she’s been hiding. Time away from Ali gives the Liars much-needed clarity.

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    Licia Albanese, acclaimed opera soprano, dies at 105

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    ‘The Narrow Road in the Deep North,’ by Richard Flanagan

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    Best new science fiction and steampunk

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    TV listings: Aug.20, 2014

    TV listings: Aug.20, 2014

    “Suits” Season 4 comes to a close and the British drama “Happy Valley” premieres on Netflix.

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    A ‘Sunday’ to remember

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    Don Pardo, ‘Saturday Night Live’ announcer, dies at 96

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    ‘The Liar’s Wife’ by Mary Gordon

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    Taylor Swift announces first pop album ‘1989,’ releases new single and music video

    Taylor Swift announces first pop album ‘1989,’ releases new single and music video

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    TV listings: Tuesday, August 19, 2014

    TV listings: Tuesday, August 19, 2014

    “Drunk History” heads to Philly and Rookie’s Tavi Gevinson comes to “The Tonight Show.”

    At Verizon Center, Arcade Fire carries a big shtick

    At Verizon Center, Arcade Fire carries a big shtick

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    Corcoran merger with National Gallery, GWU approved: 7 things you need to know

    Corcoran merger with National Gallery, GWU approved:  7 things you need to know

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    Trailer: 'Love is Strange'

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    Trailer: 'If I Stay'

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    Trailer: 'Are You Here'

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    Trailer: 'Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb'

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