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  1. Mount McKinley name change: America's tallest mountain to be...Read the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | The Independent

    ... le of the President going around Congress," he tweeted, adding a moment later, "I urge Admin 2 work w/ me 2 find alternative ways 2 honor McKinley's legacy somewhere else in the natl park that once bore his name."


  2. Taylor Swift Let One Of Her Squad Accept Her Best Female Video AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | MTV

    After premiering their new "Out Of Africa"-themed video for "Wildest Dreams" at the 2015 MTV Video Music Awards preshow, Taylor Swift and her video director extraordinaire Joseph Kahn took the stage to accept the award for Best Female Video for "Blank Space." Swift beat out Beyonce , Nicki Minaj , Sia and Ellie Goulding for the Moonman.


  3. Miley Cyrus Posts Nude Selfie Before MTV VMAs, Arrives In Little MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago |

    Miley Cyrus prepared for her hosting gig at this year's MTV Video Music Awards by sharing a nude selfie from her bathroom. The 22-year-old singer stood in front of her bathroom mirror sans clothing, but skirted Instagram's no nudity policy with a couple of digital stars and her arm placed across her chest.


  4. Taylor Swift Wins Best Female Video At VMAsRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | The Huffington Post

    Taylor Swift won for Best Female Video at the 2015 VMAs on Sunday night for "Blank Space," beating out Beyonce , Sia , Ellie Goulding , and Nicki Minaj . Here are some think pieces about it.


  5. No time for women's health in an age of austerityRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Globe and Mail

    ... clinic is exploring "different revenue streams," including selling a line of sex toys. It's not exactly a viable alternative to stable, year-on-year funding, but desperate times calls for innovative measures. In a tight-fisted world, it seems that ...


  6. Reporting: Rep. Giffords ShootingWHY Was U.S. Judge John Roll There?Read the original story

    Jan 8, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... a grievous sin: a verdict which disposes of the widespread fallacy that Islam places before the unbelievers the alternative of "conversion or the sword." "The notion that Muslims are commanded to spread their faith 'by the sword' or that Islam in ...


  7. Dog Blood by David MoodyRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2010 | SF Site

    David Moody has created a thrilling joyride through an apocalyptic world of zombies, but without an apocalypse or zombies. This may need some further explanation, so bear with me.


  8. VMAs 2015: And the winners are...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Mashable

    Who's walking away from this year's Video Music Awards with coveted moonman trophies - and who will be left with nothing to console themselves but millions of dollars and hordes of screaming fans? WINNER: Taylor Swift - "Blank Space" BeyoncA - "7/11" Nicki Minaj - "Anaconda" Sia - "Elastic Heart" Ellie Goulding - "Love Me Like You Do" WINNER: Nicki Minaj - "Anaconda" Fetty Wap - "Trap Queen" Kendrick Lamar - "Alright" Wiz Khalifa ft. Charlie Puth - "See You Again" Big Sean ft.


  9. Taylor Swift wins VMA for Best Female VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Mashable

    The singer beat out other fan favorites Nicki Minaj , Beyonce , Sia and Ellie Goulding . The opulent video, directed by Joseph Khan, starred Swift as a picture-perfect housewife who swiftly goes mad.


  10. Oriental Theatre makes room for 'The Room' Sept. 4-5Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    It's heady competition for the worst movie ever made, but "The Room" gives "Plan 9 From Outer Space," "Manos: The Hands of Fate" and "Gigli" a serious run for their money. Writer-producer-director Tommy Wiseau plays the lead character, a man whose jaded girlfriend has an affair with his best friend, but it's the across-the-board ineptitude that is the real star of "The Room."


  11. 3 WomenRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | LA Weekly

    Words such as "enigmatic" and "haunting" were coined so that they might one day describe 3 Women , Robert Altman's psychodrama starring Sissy Spacek and Shelley Duvall. The two actresses are phenomenal together as co-workers turned roommates, starting out friendly but quickly growing wary of one another in increasingly strange ways.


  12. Cemetery controversy 'Much Ado about Nothing,' say Lithuanian Jewish leadersRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Chaptzem Blog!

    ... be found. "The entire facility and grounds is falling into ruin," the community asserted, stating that the only alternative to the government plan is to "allow the territory to become either a garbage dump or a place where youth and homeless people ...


  13. Small Talk: Dearth of lending shows it is too early to take pressure off the high-street banksRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Independent

    ... help, promising a scheme that would force the banks to refer unsuccessful applicants for funding to sources of alternative finance. More than a year after the Government confirmed it would introduce such a scheme, estimated to generate as much as A ...


  14. Smart Capital? No WayRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    ... officer Dr Raghunath Singh said: "There was no reason for a crisis and yet there was no water. We have made alternative arrangements." However, Ajay Kumar, executive engineer of Booty division that receives water from Rukka Dam, said: "I can vouch ...


  15. Auditions for 'Rocky Horror Picture Show' at Palatine's Cutting Hall this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    Community theater actors: practice your lines, warm up your singing voice and get ready to do the time warp again because auditions to be in Theater Nebula's production of "The Rocky Horror Picture Show" start next week. According to their website,, the public is invited to audition for all of the characters in the show, a theatrical version of the iconic cult movie hit, Would-be Frank 'N' Furters, Brads and Janets are asked to bring a headshot, resume and 32 bars of an "up-tempo rock song that shows off" their range.


  16. Broadway at the Cabaret - Top 5 Cabaret Picks for August 31-September ...Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago |

    Broadway at the Cabaret - Top 5 Cabaret Picks for August 31-September 6, Featuring Anthony Rapp, Barrett Weed, and More! Broadway's 40 theatres aren't the only places to catch performances from your favorite stars! Well after Broadway orchestras begin their overtures, ensemble members take their dance breaks, and performers belt out their eleven o'clock numbers, the party continues at various cabaret venues throughout New York City. Below, BroadwayWorld brings you some cabaret highlights for this week as picked by our theatre editors, including: Saturday Night Fever Reunion Concert; Anthony Rapp : Unplugged; 54 Sings You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown; Barrett Weed; and 54 Sings Guys and Dolls.


  17. Next 'Resident Evil' Movie Will Definitely Be the LastRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Lite 98.7

    As Resident Evil: The Final Chapter prepares to begin shooting later this year, we're left to wonder whether the film's subtitle is honest. Is this really the last chapter of one of the longest-running horror franchises? According to one of the stars of the film, it most definitely is.


  18. How a new battery revolution will change your lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    ... be interested in a decidedly pedestrian technology. Even utilities, which have long viewed batteries and the alternative forms of energy they support as a threat, are learning to embrace the technologies as "enabling" rather than "disruptive." "It's ...


  19. Where to house Europe's migrants? Schools, barracks, parksRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | KSWO

    ... meadows and train stations this summer around Europe. But some officials and charity groups have come up with alternative solutions - here's a look at a few: Portable shipping containers are being converted into refugee apartments in Germany, which ...


  20. We can build on this - UAF, team back MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | New Vision

    ... offered by the president as that would have driven us further but we are still failing to access it. The only alternative was to borrow to facilitate a national team," added Otuchet. Defending champion Stephen Kiprotich finished sixth in the men's ...