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  1. Orchestras raise $2,500 for Village School strings programRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Bennington Banner

    NORTH BENNINGTON >> Although the concert had to be moved indoors due to inclement weather, the June 28 combined concert of the Sage City Symphony and the Music City Orchestra raised close to $2,500 for the strings program at the Village School of North Bennington. Admission to the concert, "American Salute: A Summer Pops Concert," was free, but donations for the strings programs were collected throughout the show.

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  2. Elton John to Open Universal Music Festival in Spain Tuesday, July 07Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WJXA-FM Nashville

    Elton John is heading to Spain this summer. He'll be performing at the first-ever Universal Music Festival in Madrid, according to Billboard .

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  3. International Festival of Photography to open in EdinburghRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    ... and awareness of how this event can forward the dialogue about photography in Scotland." David Watt, chief executive of Arts & Business Scotland added: "We are delighted to support the Retina International Festival with match funding through the New ...

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  4. The Latest: Juncker: EU officials are prepared for GrexitRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | KXXV-TV Waco

    A second defense expert testified Tuesday that the Colorado theater shooter was so mentally ill that he couldn't tell right from wrong at the time he opened fire on a packed auditorium, killing 12 people and injuring 70. Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, whose admitted violations of state securities laws will go before a grand jury this month, has also figured in a federal investigation of a Dallas-area technology company... Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, whose admitted violations of state securities laws will go before a grand jury this month, has also figured in a federal investigation of a Dallas-area technology company suspected of... NASA's New Horizons spacecraft is on track to sweep past Pluto next week despite hitting a "speed bump" that temporarily halted science collection.

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  5. Greece gets until Sunday for proposals to stave off collapseRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KXXV-TV Waco

    Greek President Prokopis Pavlopoulos, left, and new Greek Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos attend the swearing in ceremony at the Presidential Palace in Athens, Monday, July 6, 2015. Following Sunday's referendum the Gree... .

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  6. Rehearsals for Spanish-Language SPEED-THE-PLOW Begin Today; Heads to Puerto Rico This AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    Rehearsals for the new Spanish-language production of David Mamet 's Speed-the-Plow, directed by Luis Salgado , winner of the Best Director Award at the Thespis and Venus/Adonis Festivals for Song of Solomon and Zuccotti Park, respectively, started today in New York City. The production will arrive at Corraln de San Jos in Old San Juan, Puerto Rico, for a limited run August 13th through 16th, 2015.

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  7. The Latest: Pope presses call for new economic world orderRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | News9 Oklahoma City

    Pope Francis is making his first visit to his Spanish-speaking neighborhood. He travel... .

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  8. Museum pulls plug on "Kimono Wednesdays" after protestsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Myrtle Beach Online

    In a Tuesday statement, the museum apologized for offending some visitors with the event, where museum goers were encouraged to don the traditional Japanese garments and pose in front of Claude Monet's "La Japonaise." The museum said it had hoped the event would create an "interactive experience," helping museum goers appreciate the rich details, embroidery and fine materials of the garments.

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  9. The kid from the a hood who snapped an iconic Baltimore imageRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    It will be a nod to his West Baltimore 'hood - where more friends and peers than he can count on all his fingers have died in gun violence. It will also be a wink to his craft, the one he uses to capture this city, his "beautiful ghetto," in powerful black-and-white photos that have made him a surprise media sensation.

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  10. Livermore: 'King and I' to grace local stageRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

    DC Scarpelli, of Oakland, right, who plays the king of Siam, rehearses a scene with Rachel Powers, of Walnut Creek, playing the role of teacher Anna Leonowens, during rehearsal recently in Pleasanton for Tri-Valley Repertory Theatre's upcoming presentation of the "The King and I" at Livermore's Bankhead Theater.

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  11. Arab theater staff to quit if 'terror' play pulledRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

    The staff of a Haifa theater that staged a controversial play highlighting the life a convicted terrorist announced Tuesday they would collectively resign if the new CEO fails to retract remarks he made indicating he may pull the production. Earlier on Tuesday, al-Midan Theater's freshly appointed CEO, Ghassan Abu Warda, formerly the theater's legal adviser, said he does not rule out pulling "A Parallel Time," a play based on the life of an Arab-Israeli terrorist who abducted and killed an IDF soldier, from the theater's repertoire.

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  12. DTF Offers Two special July eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Manchester Journal

    DORSET >> Dorset Theatre Festival plans to produce two special events on the Playhouse stage this month. Brian Dykstra, an actor, playwright, and HBO Def Poet currently playing Moriarty in the DTF production of Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Jersey Lily will perform his one man show "Brian Dykstra Selling Out," directed by Sherlock director Margarett Perry, on July 14 at 8 p.m. On July 19, Howard Fishman, a Brooklyn-based singer/songwriter, will make his Dorset debut after sold-out performances at the Vermont Arts Exchange and The Flynn.

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  13. Pageant Goes On Despite Owner Trump's RemarksRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

    Donald Trump, left, and Miss Connecticut USA Erin Brady pose onstage after Brady won the 2013 Miss USA pageant in Las Vegas, Nev. Controversy continues to surround presidential candidate Donald Trump's comments painting Mexican immigrants as criminals, but the women taking part in the upcoming Miss USA pageant Trump co-owns say the show must go on.

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  14. Man crawls onto Broadway stage to charge his phoneRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | SFGate

    Sure, we all feel a sense of urgency these days when our mobile phones are out of juice and need to be recharged. But one tech-addicted Broadway patron stole the show last week when he crawled up on stage and tried to plug his phone into what he thought was an electrical outlet.

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  15. Netflix Is Not Afraid of the Big ScreenRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Wired

    Much has been made about how Netflix is undermining the way TV works, forcing old-school rulers of the small screen to rethink their business models. In announcing the release dates for its first original feature films, however, Netflix is showing it's not entirely opposed to tradition.

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  16. Around Alamo: National Night Out block party to rock plazaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

    Block parties bring a sense of community by encouraging neighborhood cohesiveness and camaraderie. Therefore, with summer in full swing, this type of celebration is in order, which is why the Community Foundation of Alamo is encouraging families and neighbors to participate in the National Night Out event from 4 to 6 p.m. Aug. 4 at the Alamo Plaza.

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  17. Alvin Ailey, Ballet Hispanico, New York City Ballet and More Among...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... that will provide an inside look at the productions. Lincoln Center at the Movies will bring the best of the performing arts to national audiences through Fathom's extensive network of movie theaters and will focus on the different art forms on ...

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  18. Around Livermore: Why the bulb right nearby keeps on burningRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

    ... buy the book online, visit . Art Demonstrations: Bothwell Arts Center is hosting Art on the Green, an opportunity for community members to mingle with local artists, watch their ...

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  19. Camp, film festival among Willowbrook's summer attractionsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Foster's Daily Democrat

    For starters, there will be a bean supper at the museum's Sandwich Shop this Saturday, July 11, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Beans, homemade salads, pork loin, hot dogs and a wide variety of desserts will be on the menu. Tickets for the meal are available at the door and cost $8, $7 and $4 for children.

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  20. 2nd defense expert says theater shooter was legally insaneRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | ABC 33/40

    G... . In this image taken from video, accused Colorado theater shooter James Holmes, second from left, listens to testimony by Dr. Raquel Gur, right, during his trial, in Centennial, Colo., Monday, July 6, 2015.

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