In the news: DirecTV and Viacom announced Friday that they have reached a deal, which will mean that popular channels like Comedy Central, Nickelodeon and MTV will be returning to the satellite TV provider. The companies initially couldn't come to a deal on pricing, but terms were worked out Friday, though no number was announced.
Happening today: Perhaps the most anticipated movie of the summer opens this week: “The Dark Knight Rises,” the last in the Batman trilogy from Christopher Nolan. The PG-13 movie stars Christian Bale, Michael Caine, Gary Oldman, Tom Hardy and Anne Hathaway.
Gas update: GasBuddy.com reports that the lowest gas prices can be found in South Carolina, Mississippi, Alabama, Tennessee, Arkansas and Louisiana.
Motivational quote: “Collect as precious pearls the words of the wise and virtuous.” - Abd-el-Kadar
Watercooler talk: Colombian toddler rescued from sewer
A 3-year-old boy is rescued from a sewer system in northern Colombia after disappearing the day before.
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