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This ‘Seven’ is more mediocre than magnificent

Seven warriors fight for the vulnerable, in a formula that bears revisiting in “The Magnificent Seven.” Akira Kurosawa’s 1954 masterpiece, “Seven Samurai,” begat the classic 1960 Western “The Magnificent Seven,” then a late ’90s TV series and now, a big budget action adventure Western directed by Antoine Fuqua. It’s an appealing concept — bad guys who can be good, loners who can work together and find camaraderie in a team when it comes to protecting innocents.

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Video shows scene of Marlins' José Fernández boat crash

Footage shows the scene of the deadly boat accident that killed Miami Marlins pitcher José Fernández along with two other people in Miami on early Sunday morning.
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Video shows scene of Marlins' José Fernández boat crash 1:04

Video shows scene of Marlins' José Fernández boat crash

Drone footage of 370-foot-tower imploding 0:34

Drone footage of 370-foot-tower imploding

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Trump calls school choice 'new civil rights issue,' 'West Wing' stumps for Hillary Clinton - Election Rewind 1:35

Trump calls school choice 'new civil rights issue,' 'West Wing' stumps for Hillary Clinton - Election Rewind