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2 hrs ago | The Auto Channel

The New Citroen C1: Clean Urban Driving

July 10, 2014: Citroen launches New C1 in the UK On sale from 1 July 2014, priced from 8,245 to 11,935 New Airscape versions feature a retractable roof for an open-top driving experience Latest-generation petrol powerplants deliver up to 74.3mpg & just 88g/km CO2 First Citroen to offer Mirror Screen technology for advanced smartphone connectivity ... (more)


6 hrs ago | KCRA-TV Sacramento

Tamara Berg's Thursday NorCal forecast 7.10.14



Related Topix: The Delta, Cool, CA, US Military, US Air Force, Travis Air Force Base

9 hrs ago | ThinkProgress

Climate Politics Are Stranger Than Fiction In Australia

When Australia first passed the Clean Energy Plan with a carbon price in 2011 it was because the Green party held the balance of power in the Senate.


Related Topix: US News, Liberal Political News

13 hrs ago | The Northern Echo

Failure to back strike weakened union movement, says miners' leader

LABOUR Party leaders and union chiefs who did not support the miners' strike in the 1980s helped weaken the movement, a miners' leader says.


Related Topix: United Kingdom, Durham County, England, World News, Hopper

18 hrs ago |

Sia wrote hit in less than an hour

'Chandelier' hitmaker Sia has revealed it took her less than an hour - around 34 minutes - to write her popular single, and she insisted there are two main types of pop songs currently dominating the charts.


Related Topix: Sia

22 hrs ago |

Becky G, KONGOS, Sam Hunt Advance on iTunes Sales Chart

Quickly establishing itself as a song the masses are singing in their showers, Becky G's "Shower" has officially entered the Top 20 on iTunes.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Hip-Hop, Sia

Wed Jul 09, 2014

What MKR's Jake has been cooking up

TYRA Banks has unleashed her terrifying vision of the future. She has lots of ideas, but it all starts with plastic surgery via drinking water.


Related Topix: Sia

Lamar Daily News

High Fives 7/10-7/16

5. "Secrets," by Mary Lambert: Magic 105's new song highlight of the week. It can be heard at 5 p.m. with Angie.


Related Topix: Bastille, Pop/Rock, Rocket, Louisville, KY, Opinion

The Now Newspaper

Summer Quest camps fall victim to strike

The Delta school district has announced another casualty in the ongoing teachers' strike, this time the Summer Quest 2014 youth activity camps.


Related Topix: The Delta, Education Etc., The Federation

Hampshire Chronicle

New youth centre in Colden Common seeks essential funding

A NEW youth centre in Colden Common will have to seek alternative funding after withdrawing a grant application from the parish council.


Related Topix: Youth


Province now offsetting cost of insulin pumps for children

Tawnya Matheson and her son, Bradley Butterfield, who has Type 1 diabetes, join P.E.I. Health and Wellness Minister Doug Currie for an announcement that the provincial government will be helping to offset the cost of insulin pumps for eligible families.


Related Topix: Insulin (generic), Humulin, Novolin, Diabetes, Health, Canada, World News, Youth

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

CD reviews: Robin Thicke, Magic!, Sia, Old Crow Medicine Show, Braid, Mary Sarah

As long as there are exes, there have been songs about exes, but Robin Thicke's "Paula" - named after Thicke's wife and actress, Paula Patton, who separated from him earlier this year - takes things to an awkward new level.


Related Topix: Sia, Pop/Rock, Braid, Old Crow Medicine Show, Entertainment

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Chaze Announces Debut Single 'Indelible' Plus Joey Beltram Remix [Listen]

New York via Paris producer, Chaze, announces his debut single via cult electronic label Brigade Mondaine this summer; showcasing a dizzying concoction of laid back funk, hip hop and alternative house.


Related Topix: Remix, House, Brigade


Deals: Logitech Marathon Mouse, Extra-Long Lightning Cable, Speakers

You can never really have too many Bluetooth speakers, and there are several great options available today.


Related Topix: Mice, Speakers, The Hub, Ipad, Science / Technology


Review: Sia, writer for Rihanna, Beyonce, shines

Since Sia's last album, 2010's top-notch "We Are Born," the performer has written songs for Beyonce, Rihanna and Katy Perry, co-starred on hits with David Guetta and Flo Rida, and achieved her first solo U.S. success with the Top 20 hit "Chandelier."


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Daily Mail

Jimmy Kimmel squeezes into nude leotard to spoof video for Chandelier

Twinkle toes! Jimmy Kimmel squeezes into skimpy nude leotard and prances about t he and sidekick Guillermo spoof music video for Sia's Chandelier And now television host Jimmy Kimmel has joined the bandwagon, with the late night host performing a spoof of the music video for Sia's hit single Chandelier.


Related Topix: Jimmy Kimmel, Sia

India to seek foreign investors for crumbling railways

India unveiled plans Tuesday to open up its railways to foreign investment and introduce the country's first bullet train in a budget for the network closely watched for clues about new Prime Minister Narendra Modi's economic priorities.


Related Topix: Train Disaster, World News, India, Noah

A Reluctant Star, Sia Deals With Fame On Her Own Terms

After becoming the kind of star she never wanted to be, Australian pop singer Sia is refusing to show her face.


Related Topix: Sia, Dance, David Guetta, Pop/Rock, House, Pitch Perfect

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Lincoln Center Launches New Initiative to Train and Certify Future Arts Educators

Lincoln Center, in partnership with CUNY's Hunter College School of Education, the New York City Department of Education, and the United Federation of Teachers, today announced the Lincoln Center Scholars Alternative Certification Program, an innovative new initiative to educate, certify and fast-track over a three-year period the placement of ... (more)


Related Topix: Hunter College, City University of New York, The Federation, Theater, Arts

Five uber cool things to do in July

Hailed as the "best free outdoor summer concert series" by Los Angeles Magazine, Grand Performances at the beautiful California Plaza will feature the soulful 70's sounds of the wonderful Minnie Riperton.


Related Topix: Soul, Minnie Riperton, Arts, Opera, Noah, Photography, Painting