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16 hrs ago | Express India

Shah Rukh Khan's 'Slam' tour generates great excitement in US

The tour will also have performances by SRK's 'Happy New Year' co-stars Deepika Padukone, Abhishek Bachhan, Boman Irani besides Madhuri Dikshit and Malaika Arora Khan. Summary It is nearly after a decade that the 'Chennai Express' star is coming to the US to perform live.

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19 hrs ago | American Reporter

Brasch WordsPENNSYLVANIA Needs to Re-Affirm the American Way

You'd think that in the 21st Century, we could do things better than we did in the 1930's. But when it comes to train travel, that's not the case.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Artist, Activist & Gardener Derek Jarman Conjured In Premiere Solo Performance, Oct. 19-23

JARMAN is a premiere performance collaboration between the dynamic ensemble force/collision and OBIE award-winning playwright Caridad Svic, playing October 19 and 23. Archival home movies, new video, sound and live performance merge together to reconstruct the essence of the cult figure, artistic legacy and punk movement. Jarman brings together a community of over 40 performers through video and sound, manipulated in real time in a daring and vulnerable performance by force/collision Founding Director John Moletress .

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Digital Trends

Speeders rejoice! We've compiled a list of the best radar detectors

We are going to teach you how to evade the blue meanies. Blue meanies is an old term for the police, if that wasn't immediately clear to you.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

The Raw Story

Keith Olbermann and Michael Moore follow Bill Maher's comedy double-header

ESPN host Keith Olbermann and filmmaker Michael Moore donned sportscasting blazers on Friday as they "covered" Real Time host Bill Maher's six-block jaunt from his season premiere to a live stand-up special. "We're seeing something unprecedented in comedy tonight, Michael," Olbermann said.

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Channelnewsasia.com

Obama to discuss Ebola response with top medical experts

President Barack Obama will meet leading US medical experts next week as he considers how to follow through on his pledge to step up aid to Africa over the Ebola epidemic. US President Barack Obama speaks in the Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House in Washington, DC.

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BroadwayWorld.com

Frenchie Davis Coming to Feinstein's at the Nikko, 9/28

Grammy nominated singer Frenchie Davis - star of NBC's "The Voice" and Broadway - will share her repertoire of soulful sounds at Feinstein's at the Nikko for one performances only - Sunday, September 28 at 7 p.m. Tickets range in price from $25 - $40 and are available now by calling 866.663.1063or visiting www.ticketweb.com . Located within Hotel Nikko , Feinstein's at the Nikko presents a wide range of entertainers from stage and screen all within an intimate 140-seat cabaret setting.

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Current

Mattioni to retire from WVTF, Saidi joins KCPT, and other comings and goings in public media

Rick Mattioni, who signed on at WVTF-FM in Roanoke, Va., in 1987, will retire Oct. 3 as director of programming and operations. During his tenure, Mattioni has been in charge of broadcast and digital content and Virginia Public Radio, a station service that distributes state news stories to members in Virginia, West Virginia and Washington, D.C. His previous experience includes directing news at WAER public radio in Syracuse, N.Y., and commercial stations in West Virginia.

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

State Department

Public Schedule: September 11 - Thursday

DEPARTMENT OF STATE PUBLIC SCHEDULE SEPTEMBER 11, 2014 SECRETARY JOHN KERRY Secretary Kerry is on travel to Jeddah, Saudia Arabia. He is accompanied by Under Secretary for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs Richard Stengel, Assistant Secretary for Near Eastern Affairs Anne Patterson, Near Eastern Affairs Deputy Assistant Secretary for Iraq and Iran Brett McGurk, National Security Council Senior Director for Iran, Iraq, and the Gulf States Robert Malley, Spokesperson Jen Psaki, and Vice Admiral Kurt Tidd, JCS.

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Lifehacker

Instacart Delivers from Whole Foods, Costco, and More in Under an Hour

If you're anything like me and dread shopping for groceries and household items, Instacart is for you. Working with Whole Foods, Costco, and other stores, you can order everything you need online and have it at your door in less time than it'd take you to drag yourself to the store and back.

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KSDK-TV Saint Louis

White House marks 9/11 anniversary with moment of silence

SEPTEMBER 11: U.S. President Barack Obama , first lady Michelle Obama and Vice President Joe Biden walk out of the White House before observing a moment of silence to mark the 13th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks on the South Lawn September 11, 2014 in Washington, DC. White House marks 9/11 anniversary with moment of silence WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 11: U.S. President Barack Obama , first lady Michelle Obama and Vice President Joe Biden walk out of the White House before observing a moment of silence to mark the 13th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks on the South Lawn September 11, 2014 in Washington, DC.

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Chronicle Live

Eva Cassidy production will celebrate its 10th year with two shows in the North East

The Eva Cassidy Story visits The Customs House, South Shields , on September 16 and Playhouse Whitley Bay on September 23. Eva Cassidy's success is more than she could ever have dreamed of - and, sadly, it's a success she never lived to see. The wonderfully talented and spiritual song stylist died of skin cancer when she was in the prime of her life, at just 33 years old.

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Art Daily

Intercultural and inter-religious arts initiative brings the Middle East and West together

In the midst of the present turmoil and tension in the Middle East, an unprecedented number of premier Arab and Western Artists have come together at National Cathedral in Washington D.C. to use Art as a bridge for intercultural and inter- religious dialogue. An artistic group from Christian, Muslim and Jewish backgrounds, the artists are making a statement that they are together 'praying' for peace, justice and the end to sectarian strife, living and working together in harmony.

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Wed Sep 10, 2014

American Reporter

Brasch WordsPENNSYLVANIA Needs to Re-Affirm the American Way

You'd think that in the 21st Century, we could do things better than we did in the 1930's. But when it comes to train travel, that's not the case.

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The Las Vegas Sun

Strip Scribbles: Lou Ruvo Center 5th anniversary, Donny & Marie, Matt ...

Physical therapist Jen Nash and Kerry Simon laugh while Simon works on a treadmill during a therapy session at the Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health on Friday, Feb. 7, 2014. In just five years, our Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health has hosted more than 55,000 patient visits, and 30 clinical trials to end neurological brain diseases are underway at the facility in downtown's Symphony Park.

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Examiner.com

Conference highlights the need to people to take notice of possible problem

The Chikungunya Virus , a mosquito-borne infectious virus that can cause fever, rash and/or painful joints. It's had a long history in various parts of Asia and Africa.

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DFW Catholic

Boston priest named secretary of Vatican commission to protect minors

Vatican City, Sep 10, 2014 / 09:58 am .- The Vatican announced today that Msgr. Robert W. Oliver will leave his position as promoter of justice to take on a new role as the secretary of the Pontifical Commission for the Protection of Minors.

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Blue Maumau

Stanley Turkel Named Hotel Historian of 2014

WASHINGTON, D.C. Stanley Turkel has been named Historian of the Year by the Historic Hotels of America. Turkel will be given the award October 2, 2014 at the Historic Hotels of America Annual Awards ceremony at The Hotel Hershey in Hershey, Pennsylvania.

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BroadwayWorld.com

Stevie Wonder to Kick Off New North American Tour this Fall

Legendary singer, songwriter, musician and producer Stevie Wonder announced today the SONGS IN THE KEY OF LIFE PERFORMANCE, a 10+ city tour across North America this fall. Produced and promoted by Live Nation, the performances which are a live adaptation of the iconic Songs in the Key of Life album, will begin in New York City at Madison Square Garden on Nov. 6 then travel through cities such as Washington D.C., Philadelphia, Boston, Chicago and Atlanta before wrapping at the Oracle Arena in Oakland, Calif.

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Valley Voice

Headed To Atlantic City Meet Miss Vermont Lucy Edwards

Look for Lucy on the Miss America stage as she vies for the title of Miss America. Already selected as a finalist for a 5,000 scholarship for her work with STEM, Lucy and all the contestants have been in Washington D.C. and Atlantic City for the past week! Any Vermonter tuning into the Miss America Scholarship Competition live on television on September 14th needs to be ready for some stereotypes to be ended.

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