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  1. David Bowie Prom: There was brilliance at work - but the experiment never quite lifted offRead the original story w/Photo

    28 min ago | Radio Times

    Let's be clear, it was billed as a "reinterpretation of the music of David Bowie" and put together by a mismatch of musicians who loved/respected/wanted to honour the spirit and avant-garde creativity of Bowie. To that extent it might be deemed a success.

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  2. Just How Rare Is Sia's Chart-Topping Feat?Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WMGI-FM Terre Haute

    Sia 's collaboration with Sean Paul , "Cheap Thrills," is #1 on the chart, and you may have already heard that she's the first artist past the age of 40 to score a #1 hit since Madonna did it with "Music" in 2005. But Billboard has rounded up more facts and figures about how rare it is for an artist to score his or her first-ever #1 after hitting the big 4-0.

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  3. Weather-Proof Shrubbery Shelter Invented by inventHelp ClientRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... and wood shrub structures to protect plants," he said. "I saw a need for a lighter weight, durable and reusable alternative." The original design was submitted to the Boston office of InventHelp. It is currently available for licensing or sale to ...

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  4. Read "The 2016 Summerland Tour Featuring Sugar Ray, Everclear, Lit and Sponge" reviewed byRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | All About Jazz

    Sugar Ray, Everclear, Lit and Sponge The Paramount The 2016 Summerland Tour Huntington, NY July 22, 2016 The Summerland Tour is a 1990s alternative rock 'n' roll tour that made its debut in 2012. The tour was created by Everclear's Art Alexakis and Sugar Ray's Mark McGrath.

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  5. Is your family cursed?Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Gleaner

    ... habits are not easy to break and so negativity continues from one generation to the next. There is, however, an alternative view involving what is known as 'generational curse' - a punishment heaped upon persons because of the sins of their ...

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  6. Single-Payer Will End Religious RightsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Daily News-Record

    ... check a box to opt out of contraceptive coverage," said the judge. "The court agrees that this less restrictive alternative would equally further the government's interest." In their argument to the court, the Justice Department lawyers had ...

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  7. Beef Export Bonanza for Brazil as Chinese Eat More Foreign SteakRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... most of the country's shipments of prime cuts like steaks end up in Europe. "China is emerging as the first alternative to Europe for Brazil's premium beef," Antonio Camardelli, head of Brazil's beef industry group, Abiec, said in a telephone ...

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  8. Olympics 2016: Banned Russian track and field team competes, but it's a long way from RioRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Age

    MOSCOW : Instead of the Olympic Stadium in Rio, members of the Russian track and field team, barred from the games over a doping scandal, competed among themselves at what looked like a high school stadium on Thursday evening. While many called the track meet Russia's "alternative Olympics," the organisers said it simply was an effort to support and recognise individual athletes who had trained hard but would not be going to the Games.

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  9. New work on Postwick Hub and Norwich Northern Distributor Road to cause further traffic disruptionRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Evening News

    ... August because traffic is lighter. Even so, it still going to be a difficult few days that will put pressure on alternative routes." The 12.5 mile NDR, which contractors hope to have open in December next year, will stretch from the A47 at Postwick ...

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  10. 'One event really can change your life!' The Three Days of Light GatheringRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | PR Log

    ... For many, 3DL is an opportunity to reconnect with hundreds of like-minded individuals and a healthy and vibrant alternative to the normal day-to-day life. We invite you to come get away from "it all" for three days this August. Bring the family out ...

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  11. 36pc for himRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Fiji Times

    ... than approve." Mr Rabuka said looking at the survey results, people might have just rejoiced that there was an alternative to national leaders Fiji has had for the past 10 years. "The result published on 'approval rating' for PM Bainimarama has ...

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  12. Expanding farmers' market support staff down east and up northRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    The Maine Federation of Farmers' Markets is thrilled to announce that the hiring process for our new positions in Washington and Aroostook Counties are complete and the new people filling these roles have hit the ground running! Funding from the USDA's Farmers' Market SNAP Support Grant and a local foundation have allowed us to expand our efforts and human power in these regions. A goal of both positions is to expand SNAP access at farmers' markets in two counties with some of the highest rates of food insecurity in the state .

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  13. Today In Music News 7.29.16Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    Iron Maiden is going to stream the last show of their tour from the 2016's Wacken Open Air Festival on Thursday, August 4th in Germany. George Harrison 's widow Olivia, and their son Dhani, are working on some tracks previously unreleased from Harrison.

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  14. NewLeaf launches defamation lawsuit against airline-passenger advocateRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    ... Air, resells and charters flights through the airline. It has billed itself as a low-cost carrier and as an alternative to major airlines Air Canada and WestJet. NewLeaf has also encountered a number of controversies, including a Canadian ...

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  15. Iqaluit council says yes to Nunavut Brewery Co. Ltd.Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Nunatsiaq News

    ... Grinnell River and Lake Geraldine: Iqaluit's main source of potable water. Livingstone said Lake Geraldine is an alternative to drawing from Sylvia Grinnell River, in case weather prevents the company's private water truck from reaching the river in ...

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  16. at Lollapalooza 2016: Day 1 at Toyota Music Den with Sunflower Bean, Pinegrove and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Spin

    ... Perry Farrell celebrates its 25th Anniversary. For what started as a traveling roadshow featuring edgy and cult alternative bands supported by performance artists and bizarre "oddity" acts, Lollapalooza has long since embraced the mainstream. To ...

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  17. a J.M. Coetzee, Elizabeth Strout among Man Booker Prize contendersRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | CBS News

    J.M. Coetzee, Elizabeth Strout, Paul Beatty and Deborah Levy are among the contenders for this year's Man Booker Prize , one of the most prestigious literary awards for fiction in the world. The chair of the judges panel, Amanda Foreman, praised the breadth of this year's selections: "Each novel provoked intense discussion and, at times, passionate debate, challenging our expectations of what a novel is and can be," she said.

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  18. Todaya s Old Town Friday Night Farmers Market cancelledRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    ... want them to come outdoors in these conditions. Our year-round Farmers Market on Saturday mornings is a great alternative if you just want to pick up your fruits and veggies, honey, eggs, herbs, flowers, pastries, bread, grass fed beef and lamb and ...

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  19. Pink Floyd Box Set: Unreleased Music Included on Its 27 DiscsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | News Max

    Pink Floyd's box set due out Nov. 11 will include unreleased outtakes, demos, television appearances, and seven hours of concert video featuring the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame band, according to Rolling Stone . The encompassing 27-disc box set, called "The Early Years 1965-1972," will also include 15 hours of video including interviews and three feature films along with 20 previously unreleased songs.

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  20. Comic relief on P.E.I. stagesRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | The Guardian

    ... hich runs Aug. 4-7., offers emerging artists a chance to perform new theatrical works in front of an audience at alternative venues throughout Charlottetown.

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