Aug. 14, 2014
The World and Everything in It

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The Giver, Robin Williams remembered, August 14 in history, Summer Vacations and Destinations

Today’s news and WORLD News Group film critic Emily Whitten provides a review of the new summer blockbuster, The Giver, plus: commentator Cal Thomas remembers the ability of Robin Williams to provide distraction from sadness in the world, two important historical moments on August 14, the TW&E series Summer Vacations and Destinations profiles an outdoor drama on a summer night in Ohio, and more

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Thursday news

Iraq: The US maps out a possible military rescue mission in Iraq.

Flooding: Record breaking rains flood the Northeast and New England.

ICE: An Inspector General’s audit has found that US Immigration and Customs Enforcement, or ICE, broke the law in 2013.

Film review: The Giver

WORLD News Group film critic Emily Whitten provides a review of The Giver, hitting theaters Friday August 15th. 

Commentary: Remembering Robin Williams

Commentator Cal Thomas talks about how Robin Williams’ comedic genius distracted from stories of sadness in the world. 

August 14 in history

August may have a reputation as a slow news month, but two historical turning points occurred on August 14: The opening of the Panama Canal and the end of World War II.

Summer Vacations and Destinations: An outdoor drama in Ohio

Learn more about Tecumseh!, an outdoor historical drama that has been produced every summer since 1973.

Aug. 14, 2014


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