“The West Wing Weekly” podcast, with its 1.3 million downloads a month, is helping some find escapism in the Trump era.

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He was fired from Disney's "Guardians of the Galaxy" franchise after “indefensible” tweets resurfaced this week.

A 50-year-old photo mystery

In the Spring of 1968, Richard Bensinger photographed two dancing figures amid the rebellious chaos of the weeks-long Poor People’s Campaign. After 50 years, he was able to to identify one of the photo’s subject.

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Soprano Madison Leonard gets her second spotlight at Wolf Trap Opera.

From the wires

Memorial service planned Missouri boating accident victims

A memorial service is scheduled for the people killed when a tourist boat sank in a Missouri lake.

And now he is 5: Britain’s Prince George marks birthday

Who doesn’t like birthdays?

Jonathan Gold, Pulitzer-winning restaurant critic, dies

Jonathan Gold, who became the first restaurant critic to win the Pulitzer Prize for criticism, has died. He was 57.

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Fired Pittsburgh Post-Gazette cartoonist Rob Rogers sees his work spotlighted in a new Corcoran show.

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A show in Baltimore, traveling to the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, uncovers 50 years of unknown sculpture by a major African American artist

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The concerts, the boxed sets, the bios: Overdosing during a composer’s centennial.

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Along with my history of magic, our love affair with Jane Austen and the comedy of Simon Rich.

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In “Second Nature,” 19 artists how mankind has reshaped the natural world.

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Contemporary urgency is the great gift of this remarkable musical.

“The West Wing Weekly” podcast, with its 1.3 million downloads a month, is helping some find escapism in the Trump era.

President Trump backtracked his comments about Russia meddling in the 2016 presidential election. Late-night hosts Samantha Bee, Seth Meyers and others had a lot to say about it.

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The show goes on in smaller Georgetown space after leak in troupe’s Crystal City theater.

Friday, July 20, 2018 | “Dark Tourist” and “Amazing Interiors” come to Netflix.

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‘The Third Hotel’ is a reality-bending page-turner

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Plus winning wrong-but-creative answers to trivia questions.

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These aren't your kid's Titans, that's for sure.

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Olen Steinhauer’s ‘The Middleman’ unfolds in an alternative American reality.

"Thumbs-Up” is Barry Blitt's newest visual take on Trump as an “iconic clown.”

Willem de Kooning, Ruth Asawa, Mark Rothko, On Kawara, Charles Ray, and Eva Hesse among artists in inaugural installation at Pavilions.

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The film became the first superhero movie to top $1 billion in worldwide gross.

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