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  1. Review: Metallica's Worldwired TourRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Where Toronto

    Those who dream of music that brings people together in difficult times probably don't have heavy metal in mind, but Metallica may be the band to change that. When frontman James Hetfield opens the second-last show of the Worldwired Tour at BC Place, he starts by welcoming fans from all backgrounds.

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  2. Kelly Rowland kimono and playsuit leggy display BeautyconRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 12 | Daily Mail

    PICTURED: Ohio man, 20, is charged with second degree murder, accused of plowing his car into anti-fascists at white nationalist rally in Virginia, killing one woman and injuring 19 more 'He backed up and he went back in again': Witnesses describe fleeing for their lives as driver accelerated into crowd of anti-fascists at up to 40mph Trump condemns 'bigotry and violence on many sides': President is criticized for failing to denounce white nationalism after one counter-protester is killed at huge supremacist rally in Charlottesville 'Go home.

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  3. Riverhead screens at Rotary Arts CentreRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 12 | Western Star

    A 2016 Newfoundland full-length film capturing the nuance of Protestant and Catholic rivalry in an outport Newfoundland community is set to show at the Rotary Arts Centre Aug. 15. Filmmaker Justin Oakey says he based the film "on stories of my family, and other historic events that have happened around the Harbour Grace area." However, he's not trying to take a political or a social position on the Protestant/Catholic feud.

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  4. Prestigious art gala opts not to deal with Kanye West againRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 31 | New York Daily News

    Kanye West was persona non grata out east this weekend, where the Watermill Center Summer Benefit & Auction went on without the "Gold Digger" rapper. West was expected to perform at last year's benefit in the Hamptons, but that plan fell through at the last minute.

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  5. The Problem with NPR's 150 Greatest Albums Made by Women ListRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 27 | The Stranger

    If you so wish, though, deduct points from this post due to my gender. ] NPR's list of "Turning the Tables: The 150 Greatest Albums Made by Women" has been generating much internet chatter and many arguments, and spurred a handful of counter lists.

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  6. Ken Cassie, former lifeguard, still keeping swimmers safeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 26 | Star News Group

    After 26 years of lifeguarding in Belmar and rescuing over 1,000 people from the ocean, it's safe to say that Ken Cassie, who now resides in Brielle, knows his fair share about the surf and how to keep safe while swimming. When asked if he would consider himself a Ph.D in the subject of water safety, Mr. Cassie said, "I believe so, I've just pretty much seen it all in my time."

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  7. Unity in the Community Block Party Scheduled for SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 21 | KSCJ-AM Sioux City

    ON SATURDAY, "UNITY IN THE COMMUNITY" WILL BE PARTNERING WITH THE SIOUX CITY POLICE DEPARTMENT AND WOODBURY COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE FOR THE "COMMUNITY CONNECTION" BLOCK PARTY.

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  8. BBC's Formal Response To Those Sexist 'Doctor Who' Complaints Is Very SatisfyingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 19 | Switched

    Dear sore, sexist " Doctor Who " critics: The BBC has been made aware of your, erm, impassioned position on the matter of a female Doctor and has issued a statement in response . Wedged under the "Complaints" section of the British public-service broadcaster's website, the formal reply gently reminds naysayers that since the 1960s, the show's concept of "regeneration" - the process by which its main character "renews" him- or herself, initiating a complete physical and psychological change - has been integral to the series.

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  9. Hammer Museum gala to honor Ava DuVernay and Hilton AlsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2017 | Los Angeles Times

    Hilton Als, left, and Ava DuVernay will be honored at the October event. The Hammer's annual fundraising soiree will be especially smart this year: The museum announced on Friday that Oscar-nominated filmmaker Ava DuVernay and Pulitzer Prize-winning New Yorker theater critic Hilton Als will be the honorees for the 15th annual Gala in the Garden, scheduled for Oct. 14. The event, which brings together star artists and Hollywood celebrities as well as civic leaders, art patrons and museum officials, "recognizes visionary individuals who have made significant contributions to the arts," as the Hammer puts it.

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  10. Burger King introduces 'Lucky Charms' milkshakesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2017 | Hellomagazine.com

    Remember your favourite cereal as a kid? Lucky Charms, the oat cereal with multi-coloured marshmallows, has now been turned into a milkshake, and it's all thanks to Burger King! The unique shake is on sale for a limited time only at the fast food restaurant, and people have been quick to express their opinion on Burger King's last flavour. One person wrote: "Just had the Lucky Charms milkshake at #burgerking and it was freaking amazing! Kudos BK kudos," while another person added: "Go out and get a lucky charms milkshake from BK.

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  11. Dann-I demands more reggae on radioRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | The Gleaner

    According to the Put In The Work, singer, Jamaica will not recognise the value of what it has, until its totally gone. Radio stations like Hitz 92 FM, have recently been shedding more light on reggae music, however, Dann-I thinks Jamaican DJs ought to view reggae music as a mandatory genre in their juggling.

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  12. Video: McCoo artist Steven Brown in war against English Greggs for refusing Scottish note and taking his food awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | Evening Times

    SCOTS McCoo artist Steven Brown has waged war against Greggs for taking away his lunch while he was eating it - after failing to accept his Scottish banknote. Steven, whose illustrations of colourful cows are globally renowned, was at Greggs in the English town of Solihull when he paid for his meal with a Scottish A 20 note.

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  13. The New MINI Lifestyle Collection Summer 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | MotoringFile

    Gone are the days of giant MINI logos with checkered flags emblazoned on bags. And in 2017 we say good riddance.

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  14. tix on sale: St. Vincent, Quicksand, Boris, Muse, Warpaint & moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | Brooklynvegan

    Tickets for Dave Chappelle 's three newly-added Radio City shows - 8/17 with Chance the Rappper , 8/20 with Lauryn Hill , and 8/23 with Yasiin Bey - go on sale today at 10 AM. Tickets for the Boris show are show at Warsaw with Mutoid Man and Endon go on sale at 10 AM.

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  15. tix on sale: Gary Numan, Startalk Live, Accept, Shakira, Muse, moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | Brooklynvegan

    Dinosaur Jr are back in NYC this fall for two shows at Brooklyn Bowl , 10/2 and 10/3 . BrooklynVegan is psyched to be presenting these shows, which are opened by Easy Action Shakira is playing Madison Square Garden on January 17 .

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  16. Shaking Ray Levi Society Presents Changing Lives Since 1979 On July 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | Chattanoogan.com

    The Shaking Ray Levi Society will present Changing Lives Since 1979: Jack Wright, Evan Lipson and "Borbetomagus: A Pollock of Sound" documentary film.

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  17. Here's why selling private parking spots for Edmonton Eskimo games could cost you $1,450Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | GlobalNews

    The Edmonton Eskimos and Calgary Stampeders play in the CFL West Division Final at Commonwealth Stadium Sunday, Nov. 22, 2015. Residents near Commonwealth Stadium are being reminded not to sell parking spaces on private property for stadium-goers as the Edmonton Eskimos start their season on Friday.

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  18. Cafe Carlyle Announces Fall Season Featuring Mandy Gonzalez, Duncan Sheik, and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Carlyle, A Rosewood Hotel is pleased to announce the Caf Carlyle's fall 2017 season, which features the venue debuts of songwriter/composer Duncan Sheik, and actress/singer Mandy Gonzalez; as well as the return of audience favorites Herb Alpert & Lani Hall, Rita Wilson, John Pizzarelli & Jessica Molaskey, and Steve Tyrell. Trumpet icon Herb Alpert and Grammy Award-winning vocalist/producer Lani Hall return to Caf Carlyle, September 5-16.

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  19. #3842: Music Inspired by NASA and SpaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2017 | WNYC-AM New York

    Explore the sounds beyond our home planet in music inspired by NASA, the race for space, and by the idea of overcoming obstacles and fears. Listen to music by the mostly electronic duo Quindar, Mikael Jorgensen and art historian James Merle Thomas, who often make use of archival audio and film often in their work.

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  20. For the Kronos Quartet, there are no musical boundariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | Stuff.co.nz

    One of the defining aspects of the Kronos Quartet is their seemingly limitless capacity for reinvention. In 40 or so years, they've recorded the works of contemporary minimalists Philip Glass and Terry Riley, alongside early 20th-century Austrian Alban Berg and Argentinian revolutionary Astor Piazzolla.

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