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Today in entertainment history: July 31

A look at the Hollywood headlines that went down in history.

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‘Girls’ star Allison Williams to play Peter Pan on live TV

The star of the HBO comedy will play Peter Pan opposite Christopher Walken as Captain Hook in the TV musical special "Peter Pan Live! on NBC."

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Hyundai recalls 883K Sonatas

Hyundai is recalling its popular Sonata midsize sedan to fix problems with the gear shift levers.

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Gillibrand introduces bill to end sexual assault on college campuses

To try and put an end to sexual assaults on college campuses, Senator Kirsten Gillibrand is introducing the Campus Accountability and Safety Act.

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Economy improving nationally; locally

After a tough winter, the U.S. economy sprang back to life in the April to June quarter, growing at a fast 4% annual rate.

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Nadal withdraws from Toronto, Cincinnati events

Rafa Nadal will miss two U.S. Open tune-up events due to a wrist injury, putting his status in doubt for a title defense at the year's final grand slam.

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Chris Pratt goes from slob to heartthrob

With a more buff physique than his character Andy Dwyer on "Parks and Recreation," Pratt combines cocky and dorky into an unlikely leader of a band of outcasts bent on saving the galaxy.

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Obama to Republicans: ‘Stop being mad all the time’

The President took his criticism of congressional Republicans to a higher pitch on Wednesday, appealing to them to work with him to "get some work done."

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40 NY tax preparers never filed personal returns

New York state has suspended the licenses of 40 tax preparers who state authorities say never filed their own returns in 2011 and 2012.

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Ithaca woman arrested for driving onto property, damaging items

A 48 year old Ithaca woman is behind bars after allegedly driving onto someone’s property on Peruville Road in Groton Tuesday and purposely damaging personal belongings.

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Study: Groundwater safe in potential drilling sites in New York

Study was done of water in drinking wells in Chenango County

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Jack White walks off stage, throws first pitch in Detroit

The Detroit native reportedly walked off stage during a performance at the Fox Theatre.

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Little girl doesn’t want her brother to grow up

Five-year-old Sadie doesn't want her little brother to grow up because he's too cute now as a baby.

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Study: Kids like new, healthier school lunches

A recent study suggests that most elementary age students like eating the healthier school lunches required by the USDA.

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Sugar tax could be coming to your soda

A lawmaker will launch the first national effort in years to tax soda, the latest bid to stem rising obesity and diabetes rates by curbing the consumption of sugary drinks.

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U.S. economy bounces back in second quarter

Economic growth accelerated more than expected in the second quarter, bolstering views for a stronger performance in the last six months of the year.

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Drew Barrymore’s sister found dead

Jessica Barrymore, daughter of actors John Drew Barrymore and Nina Wayne, was found dead in her car.

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Residents approve $500k in spending for Newfield school project

District will now move forward with heating, cooling project in high school auditorium

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At 100, Rhode Island woman finally graduates

A Rhode Island centenarian has received something she'd wanted for more than eight decades: her high school diploma.

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Jimmy Page climbs alternative ‘Stairway to Heaven’

A lost version of the hit song will be released as part of the band's remastered "IV" album.

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Jack White walks off stage, throws first pitch in Detroit

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The Detroit native reportedly walked off stage during a performance at the Fox Theatre.

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Little girl doesn’t want her brother to grow up

Sister Grows Up

Five-year-old Sadie doesn't want her little brother to grow up because he's too cute now as a baby.

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At 100, Rhode Island woman finally graduates

Graduation

A Rhode Island centenarian has received something she'd wanted for more than eight decades: her high school diploma.

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Jimmy Page climbs alternative ‘Stairway to Heaven’

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A lost version of the hit song will be released as part of the band's remastered "IV" album.

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Original Primus line-up plans first album since ’95

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"Primus and the Chocolate Factory" will be a tribute to all things Wonka.