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  1. Chris Squire: Innovative bass guitarist, singer and songwriter who...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Independent

    One of rock's most influential bass guitarists, a fine singer and composer, with an easy going nature and warm sense of humour Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies Innovation, inspiration and dedication were among the qualities that bass guitarist and singer Chris Squire brought to Yes, the progressive rock group he co-founded with lead vocalist Jon Anderson.

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  2. Concert review: Christine Jensen Jazz Orchestra ends tour with a bangRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Canada.com

    From- Hum- Peter -ott- To- Photo -ott- Subject- ARTS Sent- Monday- June 29- 2015 9-28 AM 2015 Ottawa International Jazz Festival - Christine Jensen Jazz Orchestra with Ingrid Jensen. Pix by Dan Nawrocki Ottawa Citizen Photo Email With good reason, a few bars of Auld Lang Syne casually rang out Sunday night after the concert of the Christine Jensen Jazz Orchestra finished on the Laurier Avenue Musical Stage.

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  3. Thomas Kennedy, Longtime Mass. Lawmaker, Dies At 63Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WBUR-AM Boston

    State Sen. Thomas Kennedy, a Brockton Democrat who overcame an accident that required him to use a wheelchair and went on to serve in the Legislature for more than three decades, has died. He was 63. A lifelong resident of the city, Kennedy died peacefully Sunday at Brockton Hospital with family and friends at his side, said Joseph Masciangioli, a Senate aide.

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  4. The Case Against PolygamyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Slate Magazine

    Chief Justice John Roberts before President Obama's State of the Union speech on Jan. 20, 2015, in the U.S. Capitol in Washington. Social conservatives have warned about polygamy for years.

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  5. Chris Christie Unveils Slogan, WebsiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Q93

    Christie will make his announcement next week at his old high school, Livingston, then head to New Hampshire for another campaign event, reports the

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  6. Ensuring #LoveWinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | RedState

    After Friday's grotesque Supreme Court ruling that grants legal status to homosexual marriages based on the opinion of five people that such a bizarre right is found in the Constitution, I think it is time for Conservatives to get with the program. Many of our betters - this would be the 300 or so "Conservatives" who signed an amicus brief extolling the rightousness of trashing marriage - have encouraged us to let this go so we can concentrate on important issues, like the marginal tax rate.

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  7. Senator Thomas Kennedy of Brockton dead at age 63Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Boston Irish Reporter

    Sen. Thomas Kennedy, a Brockton Democrat and fixture at the Massachusetts State House for more than three decades, passed away on Sunday night, according to his family. He was 63. Kennedy joined the House in 1983 and won election to the Senate in 2008 where he most recently served as co-chair of committees on Election Laws and Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure.

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  8. Today's Weather: Smoke alert in effectRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Star Phoenix

    Canada exited the Women's World Cup in a painful 2-1 quarter-final loss to England on Saturday, undone on defence in a brutal three-minute spell early in the first half. TORONTO - Fellow musical artist David Crosby says in a published report that Canadian folk legend Joni Mitchell is recovering at home but that to the best of his knowledge, "she is not speaking yet."

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  9. Music News: Joni Mitchell, Smokey Robinson, Patti SmithRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Examiner.com

    A few days after David Crosby confirming that a now-recovering Joni Mitchell still had yet to speak, Mitchell's conservator Leslie Morris recently released a statement saying that the folk legend is doing just that. The statement via Mitchell's website, noted that the singer's health continues to improve after suffering from an aneurysm.

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  10. Joni Mitchell's Rep Sets Record Straight On Folk Singer's Health, RecoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | StarPulse.com

    After much confusion had wavered over Joni Mitchell's health, the folk Hall-of-Famer's friend set the record straight on Sunday. The latest news about Mitchell's prognosis is positive.

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  11. Discover the pleasures of the Iron Horse TrailRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Examiner.com

    There is perhaps no more consistently appealing tract of East Bay real estate than southern Contra Costa County. Dublin, San Ramon, Danville, Alamo -- these are thriving, affluent communities dotted with chic retailers, fine restaurants, emerald golf courses, and the kind of impressive homes that speak to the good life in the Bay Area.

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  12. Joni Mitchell at home after hospital stayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Vancouver Sun

    In this Oct. 11, 2014 file photo, Joni Mitchell arrives to the Hammer Museum's "Gala In The Garden," in Los Angeles. Mitchell's friend and conservator says it was an aneurysm that sent the folk singer to the hospital in March 2015.

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  13. Here Are the Best Albums of 2015 So FarRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Time

    ... often playfully at odds, as on an electronic number that laments what's lost in electronic communication or a jingly folk tune about an unbearable woman who thinks she sings like Sarah Vaughan ("Why don't you move to the Delta?" he suggests ...

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  14. Joni Mitchell 'speaking well'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Castanet.net

    Joni Mitchell is "speaking well". The 73-year-old folk singer was hospitalised in March for undisclosed reasons after being found unconscious at her home, and at the weekend, her friend and former boyfriend David Crosby claimed she had suffered an aneurysm and was unable to talk, but an official statement on her health insists she is doing better than he suggested.

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  15. Dissolving Duality: The Deepening Disciplines of Devendra BanhartRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The New York Observer

    ... an artist making visual work, Mr. Banhart earned international notoriety as the reluctant face of the so-called "freak-folk" genre of American music in the early 2000s, a sound typified by the warbly throat singing, hypnotic guitar strums and ...

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  16. Coalville Proms in the ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | This Is Leicestershire

    Pictures from this Years Proms in the Park event in Coalvilles London Road recreation ground. Local bands and orchestras catering for everyones tastes making the two day event a great success. Pictures by Steve Marriott.

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  17. Lewis Hamilton's sweet birthday tribute to ex Nicole ScherzingerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | InsideHalton.com

    Lewis Hamilton shared a touching tribute to ex-girlfriend Nicole Scherzinger on her 37th birthday on Monday . Although the couple called time on their seven-year on/off romance in February, they are clearly still on good terms and the 30-year-old Formula 1 ace posted a sweet picture of them together on his Instagram along with a gushing message.

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  18. Joni Mitchell conservator says she is speaking, 'getting better each day'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | TheCelebrityCafe

    After David Crosby gave the first update on Joni Mitchell's health we had heard in weeks, her conservator issued a statement Sunday to assure fans that she is doing better. During an interview with HuffPost Live on Friday, Crosby said that, "to my knowledge, she is not speaking yet."

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  19. Softball a family affair for TerkelsensRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Star Phoenix

    Canada exited the Women's World Cup in a painful 2-1 quarter-final loss to England on Saturday, undone on defence in a brutal three-minute spell early in the first half. TORONTO - Fellow musical artist David Crosby says in a published report that Canadian folk legend Joni Mitchell is recovering at home but that to the best of his knowledge, "she is not speaking yet."

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  20. Vanstone: How could this happen again?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Star Phoenix

    Canada exited the Women's World Cup in a painful 2-1 quarter-final loss to England on Saturday, undone on defence in a brutal three-minute spell early in the first half. TORONTO - Fellow musical artist David Crosby says in a published report that Canadian folk legend Joni Mitchell is recovering at home but that to the best of his knowledge, "she is not speaking yet."

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