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  1. CPS considers corporate charges against Rupert Murdoch's newspaper...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Mail on Sunday

    If the CPS believes there is enough evidence to secure a conviction it will bring charges against the newspaper group The Crown Prosecution Service is considering bringing corporate charges against Rupert Murdoch's newspaper group over phone-hacking at the News of the World, it has emerged. If the CPS believes there is enough evidence to secure a conviction it will bring charges against the newspaper group.


  2. Dick Cheney hands Obama an Iran victory: His speech denouncing...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Salon

    The ex-veep is poised to give a big speech blasting the Iran deal. Supporters of the deal couldn't be happier It's looking more and more like the multilateral diplomatic agreement on Iran's nuclear activities will survive efforts by congressional Republicans to scuttle it.


  3. Rio Nightlife Guide for Tuesday, August 25, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | The Rio Times

    Tuesday's Rio Nightlife Pick - Every Tuesday night Bem Brasil Entretenimento is presenting the Pub Crawl Ipanema, a tour of Rio Nightlife. Beginning at Belmonte Bar in Ipanema at 7:20PM, the tour includes stops at three bars and ends at the club, 00 , which hosts the Bem Brasil -The Rio Hostels Party on Tuesdays .


  4. Some Kind of Hate: Black Linen gets introspective, Rod Hamdallah...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    Black Linen broke its digital silence in late July with a '60s inspired rocker that, like earlier recordings, would not have sounded out of place on a Quentin Tarantino soundtrack. For "A Song for Josie," the band slows things down for a melancholy tear-jerkers.


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    Wednesday Aug 19 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    The chief executive at the largest U.S. rooftop solar provider is warning that proposed solar rate increases from traditional utilities in California could effectively kill off the booming industry here. SolarCity CEO Lyndon Rive described solar rate proposals from regulated utility monopolies including San Diego Gas & Electric as a tactic to fend off competition that does not boost the utilities' bottom line.


  6. 10 Greatest Lefties in Hard Rock + Heavy Metal 10 Greatest Lefties in Hard Rock + Heavy MetalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | VH1

    These and other "left" phrases associated have long been used to describe ways of thinking, living, and creating that boldly break from society's normal, constrained expectations. It hardly seems a coincidence, then, when such sayings also regularly get applied to heavy metal, punk, and hard rock.


  7. "Exodus" Movement Targets Common CoreRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 13 | FITSNews

    A faith-based group which is urging Christian families to withdraw their children from failed government-run schools has launched a new movie aimed at federal Common Core standards. The group - Exodus Mandate - believes "the time has come for a coordinated commitment by the national Christian leadership, pastors, and the larger Christian community to support effort to withdraw Christian children from the government school systems and place them in existing Christian schools and Christian home schools."


  8. REVIEW : Queensryche / Armored Saint / Death AngelRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 11 |

    Tonight's bill is a must-attended one for those adherents of '80s American metal. Queensryche, Armored Saint and Death Angel have several appearances throughout the UK this month yet only London will witness all three of these outstanding acts in the same place.


  9. Startup that helps prove you didn't ding the rental car raises $1.5MRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | Business Journal

    Seattle startup Record360, which has a property inspection app used when renting a car or a vacation rental, has landed $1.5 million in seed investment, led by Seattle angel group The Alliance of Angels . Record360 hopes to prosper in this era of the "sharing economy," pioneered by companies like Airbnb.


  10. See the Smithsonian's Slayer and Thrash-Metal Mini-DocRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 5 | RollingStone

    A new mini-documentary by the Smithsonian Institute's National Museum of American History examines the origins of thrash metal and, more specifically, Slayer . Although the six-minute clip, Slayer: The Origins of Thrash in San Francisco , is innately flawed , it provides a look at how some of metal's most foreboding luminaries became architects of aggression.


  11. King Diamond and Exodus at HOB 11/9/2015Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 4 |

    Legendary Danish meistersinger and epic conjurer of The Satan, the one and only King Diamond will be performing his epic masterpiece Abigail in its entirety from front to back, sideways and in between. Abigail was King Diamond's first truly conceptual album, one which told the familiar yet still frightening story of a family moving into a house that was haunted by family ghosts, still born children and demonic possessors.


  12. If You Like Slayer, You'll Love These 10 Bands If You Like Slayer, You'll Love These 10 BandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | VH1

    The way in which the metal community reveres Slayer puts them in a class truly of their own. The name has almost come to represent unrelenting, anti-commercial metal as a whole.


  13. Joe Satriani: Kirk Hammett Was Already A Pro When I Started Giving Him Guitar Lessons [News]Read the original story

    Jul 28, 2015 |

    During a recent Reddit AMA session, guitar champ Joe Satriani remembered the time when he gave Metallica 's Kirk Hammett guitar lessons, saying that young Kirk was "already a pro" when he asked for advice. Asked about Hammett's skill level at the time, Joe replied: "Ha! Skill level?! Kirk was already a pro when he started lessons.


  14. Metallica's 'Ride the Lightning,' Ranked Worst to BestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    Metallica 's sophomore album, Ride the Lightning , is one of heavy metal's landmarks. It's so groundbreaking, influential and filled with outstanding songs that no one in his right mind would ever bother to consider separating the great from the even greater until now.


  15. Slayer comes to Mayhem festival at Jones Beach after some turbulenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | Newsday

    Tom Araya and Kerry King of Slayer perform at Madison Square Garden in Manhattan on Nov. 27, 2013. Photo Credit: Getty Images / Stephen Lovekin Thrash metal titans Slayer are used to whipping up a musical firestorm onstage, and they will be doing exactly that Sunday as the band headlines this summer's Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival at Nikon at Jones Beach Theater in support of the forthcoming album "Repentless," the group's first studio effort since 2009.


  16. Masters of Metal to Release from World's BeyondRead the original story

    Jul 17, 2015 | Mi2n

    Email: [email protected] Website: MASTERS OF METAL is the band launched by metal veterans and members of AGENT STEEL, Juan Garcia , Bernie Versailles , Robert Cardenas and Rigo Amezcua . The Los Angeles based four-piece released an independent self titled Ep in April 2013 which included 4 blistering tracks with everything that you can expect from members of AGENT STEEL.


  17. At Mayhem, Slayer will only hint at music to comeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | The Morning Call

    The show Slayer will play this summer as headliner of the Mayhem Festival isn't what the band had in mind when the tour was booked. "Well, in our eyes, the record wasn't going to come out in September," guitarist Kerry King says, referring to the release date of Slayer's new album, "Repentless."


  18. Slayer arrives in Erie on WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | Erie Times News

    After he exited pioneering thrash-metal band Slayer in 2001, drummer Paul Bostaph moved on to other gigs, including short stints with Exodus and Testament. The last thing he expected was to rejoin his old band.


  19. Metal-Rules Exclusive Track Premiere: Fallen Angels 'Forsaken...Read the original story

    Jul 15, 2015 | Mi2n

    Website: Music: Seattle, WA thrashers FALLEN ANGELS have teamed up with for the song premiere of 'Forsaken Existence', which is off the band's upcoming third studio release 'World In Decay' produced by Grammy award winning metal producer/engineer Michael Rosen . To listen to 'Forsaken Existence', please visit the following link: 'World In Decay' is set to be released on August 4, 2015 via their indie label Cyberdyne Records to follow 2010's 'Engines of Oppression' and 2008 debut 'Rise From Ashes' released on Metal On Metal Records.


  20. 's 11 Essential Thrash Metal AlbumsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2011 | Guitar World

    Check out Guitar World's guide to 11 essential thrash metal albums-discs or downloads every self-respecting metalhead should have in his/her record collection. From Kill 'Em All to Cowboys From Hell , these manic slabs of musical mayhem provide an excellent aural history of the rise of one of metal's most enduring sub-genres.