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De Niro returns to form as boxing trainer in ‘Hands of Stone’

After so many late-career missteps and lazy cash grabs that have diminished his reputation as one of America’s great screen actors — “Dirty Grandpa” anyone? — it’s wonderful to see Robert De Niro thoroughly engaged in a role that proves beyond a shadow of a doubt that he still has greatness in him. In a role that’s meaty and demanding, he delivers a performance that’s not showy, but rather quietly powerful and deeply affecting.

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Macklemore and Ryan Lewis bring hip hop to O-Town

Hip hop recording artist Macklemore, holding his 1-year-old daughter Sloane Ava Simone Haggerty, along his musical partner Ryan Lewis receive keys to the city as Olympia Mayor Cheryl Selby reads a welcome proclamation. Throngs of fans greeted them before their Sunday evening show at the Capitol Theater in downtown Olympia.

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Foot Locker looks to play up the store experience

Start with the shoes but move on from there. That's the plan at Foot Locker Inc., long known for its sneakers, which is reorganizing its stores to further highlight top brands, designating areas to showcase trends, and adding more displays of full sports gear to encourage broader shopping.

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Macklemore and Ryan Lewis bring hip hop to O-Town

Hip hop recording artist Macklemore, holding his 1-year-old daughter Sloane Ava Simone Haggerty, along his musical partner Ryan Lewis receive keys to the city as Olympia Mayor Cheryl Selby reads a welcome proclamation. Throngs of fans greeted them before their Sunday evening show at the Capitol Theater in downtown Olympia.
Steve Bloom sbloom@theolympian.com
Macklemore and Ryan Lewis bring hip hop to O-Town 3:24

Macklemore and Ryan Lewis bring hip hop to O-Town

Trailer: Raiders! The Story of the Greatest Fan Film Ever Made 2:08

Trailer: Raiders! The Story of the Greatest Fan Film Ever Made

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WATCH: Basement transformed into amazing vintage movie theater

VIDEO: Lakefair rides bring joy to fairgoers 3:00

VIDEO: Lakefair rides bring joy to fairgoers