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  1. Gwen Stefani & Sia to Perform on NBC's the Voice, 11/30Read the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago |

    ... NBC to #1 ranking among the broadcast networks on both Monday and Tuesday nights. "The Voice" is television's #1 alternative series this fall in every key ratings measure - adults, men and women 18-34, 18-49 and 25-54, plus total viewers. "The ...


  2. Skipping schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | Boulder Weekly

    ... approaches, the tough rhetoric about striking is easing as organizers focus less on the walkout and emphasize alternative actions that students may find more inviting. Local Climate Strike activity is being expanded to include ribbon installations, ...


  3. Parisians resume daily life under tighter security, some fearRead the original story

    1 hr ago |

    At the entrance of the Cite Voltaire Elementary School in Paris, they were greeted by the principal and a new set of security measures. The French government has advised parents not to linger as they drop off their children, in an effort to prevent crowds from gathering in front of schools.


  4. Convention Center Arms Race Heats Up in TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Planetizen

    Austin joins other major cities in Texas in considering substantial upgrades to its convention center this month, as the City Council contemplated a master plan to add 321,680 square feet of leasable space, a private hotel, and a three-acre roof-top park. Joe Lanane reports that after considering the master plan, the City Council decided to postpone approval of the project o study "what alternative projects, including a potential arena, could be funded using the city's hotel occupancy tax, or HOT tax, revenue."


  5. Federation for Jewish Philanthropy and Barnes & Nobles Celebrate Hanukkah with Special StorytimeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago |

    Temple Israel, PJ Library, The Federation for Jewish Philanthropy and Barnes & Noble team up for storytime on Tuesday, December 1st at 11:00 am. Hear TI's Cantor, Dan Sklar & ECC Director, Rosalie Witt!


  6. Lewis Hamilton wants to end triumphant F1 season on a highRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    ... Williams at an event likely to be shrouded in doubts about the future shape of F1 after proposals for a cheaper alternative engine supply were rejected, as expected, by the ruling body's Formula 1 Commission. The Intenational Motoring Federation ...


  7. The Chick N'Tango, a Hot Powergrain BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Egypt Today

    ... restaurant, I'm expecting chia seeds, green detox juices and lots of quinoa (a grain growing in popularity as an alternative to stodgy pasta and rice.) And I got those. But inSeason also surprised me with downright good food that's worth ordering ...


  8. Infinity modular laptop inches closer to classroom realityRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Gizmag

    ... on the development to-do list. High performance, low power Core modules, high strength Screen modules and alternative source power modules are also in the future additions diary. The One Education's US$50,000 flexible funding campaign on Indiegogo ...


  9. 'Smart' transportation system is planned for regionRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Legal Record

    Improving security and efficiency in public transit is just one of the goals of the St. Louis Regional Intelligent Transportation System plan. A new St. Louis Regional Intelligent Transportation System will ease traffic congestion, foster use of "alternative" transportation such as light rail, and lay the groundwork for "connected" vehicles, according to the East-Wet Gateway Council of Governments , the federally designated planning agency coordinating the project.


  10. Speakers demand more women in decision making : November 25, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daily Times

    ... political and civic engagement of youth and promoting platforms for political dialogue among young people as an alternative to banned student unions. "Youth should be seen as partners in the political development," he added. MPA Mary Gill said that ...


  11. Masdar Institute Solar Platform to Make CSP and Thermal Energy...Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | Newswise

    ... is a big focus on PV since costs have come down thanks to investment in research. CSP coupled with TES is an alternative to PV that is capable of producing constant power 24 hours a day, making it well suited for system integration and overcoming ...


  12. Chinamasa's push irks Mugabe's partyRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago |

    ... by saying state workers wouldn't be fired. The finance minister's opponents are "not presenting any viable alternative to what Chinamasa is trying to do", Magaisa said. "The argument that Zimbabwe can go it alone is empty, futile and not supported ...


  13. Row over A 283,000 fire website upgrade as two Newham engines set to be axedRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Newham Recorder

    The London Fire Brigade has put forward proposals to axe 13 fire engines - including one from Stratford - to save A 11million 'All the conversation now is about social media, removing something as important as this is a false economy' say Tories London Assembly Member Andrew Dismore has suggested an alternative budget that would save the fire engines but scrap an IT upgrade of the brigade's website A row has broken out at City Hall about plans to pay A 283,000 to upgrade the London Fire Brigade's website when 13 fire engines are under threat of being axed to save money.


  14. Look at me! 23 selfies of the weekRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | CNN

    Actor Joseph Gordon-Levitt snaps a selfie at the Los Angeles premiere of his new film "The Night Before" on Wednesday, November 18. Pop star Katy Perry kisses television personality Kris Jenner in this selfie posted by Jenner on Thursday, November 19. "It's us again!!!" Jenner said on Instagram. "Love you @katyperry fun night #BFF's."


  15. Motor racing-Formula One rejects alternative engine proposalRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Reuters

    Nov 25 Formula One manufacturers have agreed to come up with a plan to reduce the cost of power units and ensure no team is left without one after rejecting a proposal to introduce an alternative engine. The governing International Automobile Federation said in a statement that there had been four credible expressions of interest from companies interested in supplying a cheaper alternative engine from 2017.


  16. A 283,000 fire website upgrade? Not at cost of 13 axed fire engines say LabourRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Ham and High

    'While a new website would be welcome, this should not be done at the cost of frontline cuts' says fire resources committee chief A row has broken out at City Hall about plans to pay A 283,000 to upgrade the London Fire Brigade's website when 13 fire engines are under threat of being axed to save money. But Labour members of the London Fire and Emergency Planning Authority say implementing alternate fire crewing and ditching a website upgrade should be considered instead of losing pumps, in alternative budget plans.


  17. How To Deal With Jerks In The WorkplaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fast Company

    ... challenging and unpleasant, but it is always better they speak up and let you know they're unhappy because the alternative is they say nothing to you, spread bad word-of-mouth or defect to the competition," says Winch. He says you should do your ...


  18. Airplane crisis raising questions about future of close economic,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    ... in a project worth $20 billion. Russia and Turkey are also working on the Turkish Stream pipeline project, an alternative to Russia's South Stream pipeline, which was to transport gas to Europe without crossing Ukraine. The South Stream plan was ...


  19. Mouth of waterRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Missoula Independent Online

    Josh Wagner on atoms, wrecks and Nothing in Mind Missoula-based writer Josh Wagner, whose work includes novels like Deadwind Sea and Smashing Laptops and the graphic novel Fiction Clemens, just released Nothing in Mind, a collection of stories, poems, essays, alternative scripture and black-and-white photography.


  20. Hastings & Hastings Educates on Emissions Testing and Automobile PollutionRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | 24-7 Press Release

    ... form persona vehicles account for over one-fifth of total U.S. emissions. This number rises even higher when alternative means of transportation, like planes, trains, and ships, are factored in. Vehicle emissions are particularly guilty of pumping ...