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Tony Awards TV audience slumps without `Hamilton`

Tony Awards TV audience slumps without `Hamilton`

Published 12/06/2017

71st Tony Awards – Show – New York City, U.S., 11/06/2017 - Musical Falsettos performance. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

Some six million Americans watched the Tony Awards on television on Sunday, down sharply from last year's televised ceremony when pop culture juggernaut "Hamilton" dominated the show.

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Living dolls: Spanish firm makes eerily realistic human, alien babies

Living dolls: Spanish firm makes eerily realistic human, alien babies

Published 12/06/2017

A Babyclon Animatronic baby is displayed at the Bilbao Reborn Doll Show, a trade fair featuring hyperrealist silicone and vinyl babies, known as 'Reborns', in Bilbao, northern Spain June 11, 2017. REUTERS/Vincent West

Want a doll that looks, moves and feels almost exactly like a newborn? Or how about a baby Avatar, or a half human-half piglet?

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Penguins strike late to repeat as Stanley Cup champs

Penguins strike late to repeat as Stanley Cup champs

Published 12/06/2017

Jun 11, 2017- Nashville, TN, USA- Pittsburgh Penguins center Sidney Crosby (87) celebrates with the Stanley Cup after defeating the Nashville Predators in game six of the 2017 Stanley Cup Final at Bridgestone Arena. Mandatory Credit: Christopher Hanewinckel-USA TODAY Sports

Patric Hornqvist's late goal followed by an empty-netter from Carl Hagelin lifted the Pittsburgh Penguins to a thrilling 2-0 Stanley Cup-clinching victory over the Nashville Predators on Sunday.

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Penguins` Crosby wins Conn Smythe Trophy as playoff MVP

Penguins` Crosby wins Conn Smythe Trophy as playoff MVP

Published 12/06/2017

Jun 11, 2017- Nashville, TN, USA- Pittsburgh Penguins center Sidney Crosby (87) is presented with the Conn Smythe Trophy after defeating the Nashville Predators in game six of the 2017 Stanley Cup Final at Bridgestone Arena. Mandatory Credit: Christopher Hanewinckel-USA...

Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby was awarded the Conn Smythe Trophy on Sunday as the Most Valuable Player of the National Hockey League's Stanley Cup playoffs.

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Predators` improbable playoff run ends in heartbreak

Predators` improbable playoff run ends in heartbreak

Published 12/06/2017

Jun 11, 2017- Nashville, TN, USA- Pittsburgh Penguins right wing Carter Rowney (37) battles for the puck with Nashville Predators center Mike Fisher (12) in game six of the 2017 Stanley Cup Final at Bridgestone Arena. Mandatory Credit: Christopher Hanewinckel-USA TODAY...

The Nashville Predators' improbable run to the Stanley Cup Final came to a heartbreaking close on Sunday as the mighty Pittsburgh Penguins denied the gate-crashers of the 2017 NHL playoffs a shot at a fairytale finish.

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Crosby cements legacy with consecutive Stanley Cup wins

Crosby cements legacy with consecutive Stanley Cup wins

Published 12/06/2017

Jun 11, 2017- Nashville, TN, USA- Pittsburgh Penguins center Sidney Crosby (87) hoists the Stanley Cup after defeating the Nashville Predators in game six of the 2017 Stanley Cup Final at Bridgestone Arena. Mandatory Credit: Christopher Hanewinckel-USA TODAY Sports

Sidney Crosby was hailed as "The Next One" before he played his first NHL game 12 years ago and he more than lived up to the hype on Sunday when he lifted a third Stanley Cup to cement his place among the all-time greats.

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`Dear Evan Hansen,` Bette Midler, `Oslo` win big at Broadway`s Tony Awards

`Dear Evan Hansen,` Bette Midler, `Oslo` win big at Broadway`s Tony Awards

Published 12/06/2017

Jun 11, 2017- New York, NY, USA- Cast and crew members of 'Dear Evan Hansen' accept the award for Best Musical at the 71st TONY Awards at Radio City Music Hall. Mandatory Credit: Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY Sports

"Dear Evan Hansen," the teen-angst driven musical about a high school outsider, won the top prize at Sunday's Tony Awards, Broadway highest honors, while J.T. Rogers' Mideast peace accord drama "Oslo" was named best play.

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Factbox: Winners in key categories for Broadway`s Tony Awards

Factbox: Winners in key categories for Broadway`s Tony Awards

Published 12/06/2017

The Tony Awards, American theater's highest honors, were handed out on Sunday at Radio City Music Hall in New York.

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List of Conn Smythe Trophy winners

List of Conn Smythe Trophy winners

Published 12/06/2017

List of Conn Smythe Trophy winners, given to the most valuable player for his team in the National Hockey League playoffs.

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Nadal reclaims throne with brutal defeat of Wawrinka

Nadal reclaims throne with brutal defeat of Wawrinka

Published 12/06/2017

Tennis - French Open - Roland Garros, Paris, France - June 11, 2017 Spain's Rafael Nadal celebrates with the trophy after winning the final against Switzerland's Stan Wawrinka Reuters / Christian Hartmann

Claycourt king Rafa Nadal regained his Roland Garros throne after two years in exile with a brutal 6-2 6-3 6-1 mauling of Swiss Stan Wawrinka to complete 'La Decima' on Sunday.

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