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  1. True-crime writer Ann Rule dies at 84Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | USA Today

    True-crime writer Ann Rule dies at 84 Best-selling true-crime writer Ann Rule died Sunday in Seattle at age 84. Check out this story on Rule was best known for her 1980 book The Stranger Beside Me, her true account of working alongside a charming, handsome psychology student at a crisis-counseling center. The young man was Ted Bundy, the notorious serial killer.


  2. Top of the Charts: OMI spends second week at No. 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... when their synth and horn cover spent seven weeks at number one. In their decade-long original recording career, The Police charted a number of hits across the globe. But, only "Every Breath You Take" took the band to number one on the Hot 100. The ...


  3. Newcastle musician Jack Arthurs talks about his new album and Wilko JohnsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | Chronicle Live

    ... thought it was pretty good stuff. Jack and his band mates suggested it would appeal to anyone who liked Rush or The Police (Jack's first purchased album, he recalls, was Zenyatta Mondatta, The Police's third). His first album, Only Dreams Are True, ...


  4. Show review: Sheppard kick-off headlining tour at Webster Hall's Marlin RoomRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 |

    Australian pop-rock band Sheppard kicked off their first-ever U.S. headlining tour with a bang in New York on July 22 with an amazing show at Webster Hall 's Marlin Room. Opening the show was Lawson , a British rock band expertly blending the new pop swagger of Maroon 5 with a touch of alt-country and The Police.


  5. 12 classic chart-toppers which didn't make The Nation's Favourite 80s Number One countdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | Metro

    ... while remembering the likes of Culture Club, Spandau Ballet, Wham! and Frankie Goes To Hollywood - not to mention The Police's Every Breath You Take which fended off Michael Jackson's Billie Jean to emerge top of the heap. But what about all those ... 2 comments

  6. Albert Hammond Jr. Talks About the 'Happy Accidents' of His New RecordRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | People

    Albert Hammond Jr. was one-half of The Stroke's nimble twin-guitar team, but it wasn't until 2006's Yours to Keep that he revealed himself as a great songwriter and vocalist as well. Since then, he's released the full-length Como Te Llama? and an EP, AHJ .


  7. Music History for July 23, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 |

    ... for two million dollars. The tour would eventually be cancelled after Robert Plant's son died a few days later. The Police kicked off the North American leg of their Synchronicity 107-date world tour at Comiskey Park in Chicago, Illinois in 1983. ...


  8. Walk the Moon Reveals "Arresting" Story Behind Their Name Thursday, July 23Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | WIKY-FM Evansville

    ... of the '80s. Turns out the "Shut Up and Dance" hitmakers took their name from the song "Walking on the Moon," by The Police . Lead singer Nick Petricca tells ABC Radio, "The Police have always been a great influence for us. Just their attitude, and ...


  9. This Day in Music History: July 21stRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | WPLR

    ... weeks on top of the Billboard 200 Album Chart & be certified eighteen times Platinum in September 2008. 1986: The Police began sessions to record the follow-up album to Synchronicity but soon abandon the sessions as Sting insisted on pursuing a solo ...


  10. Billboard's 100 Biggest Songs of Summer 1959 to 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 18 |

    ... I'll Be Missing You by Puff Daddy & Faith Evans Featuring 112. Ironically, the song on which it was based, the Police's Every Breath You Take is on the chart at number 5. In second is the next summer's biggest hit, 1998's The Boy is Mine by Brandy ...


  11. The 100 Biggest Summer Songs of All Time: A Complete ListRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | Billboard

    ... Soon after, Puff Daddy , R&B group 112 and Wallace's widow, Faith Evans , paid him tribute on a song that sampled The Police's "Every Breath You Take" and Samuel Barber's "Adagio for Strings." The video -- which culminates with Evans singing the ...


  12. Kourtney Kardashian prematurely going gray hair due to stress?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 |

    ... earlier this week at Hugo's restaurant. Kourt was casually dressed wearing a muscle tank featuring the band The Police and ripped jeans, Kim was looking as edgy as usual wearing a form-fitting floor-length dress, and Khloe was looking fit and trim ...


  13. Kourtney Kardashian Reveals Her Gray Hair on Sisters Date with Kim and KhloeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | WVII

    ... filming for Keeping Up With the Kardashian s. While Kourtney went casual in a muscle tank featuring the band The Police and ripped jeans, Kim was edgy as usual in a floor-length grey ensemble, while Khloe showed off her newly slimmed-down bod in ...


  14. Andy Summers' Top 10 Guitar Moments with The PoliceRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 14 | Guitar World

    ... bass lines and Copeland's busy, virtuosic percussion work. In celebration of Can't Stand Losing You: Surviving the Police , Summers' new documentary about his time with the band-and Metal Dog , his new instrumental album, we've decided to collect ...


  15. Albert Hammond, Jr. says the Strokes don't have new music in the worksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 7 | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    ... that you've been super into? I've been kind of busy to do that, but I just moved upstate and was playing a lot of the Police's first record [ Outlandos D'Amour ]. I have vinyl upstate and when I'm home I play records. But yeah, the Police, classical ...


  16. Singer Ivy Levan tells those who try to categorize her: 'Kiss my biscuit'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | The Morning Call

    ... In addition to Diplo, featured on the disc is Sting, who sings on the song "Killing You." Levan says she met The Police singer at a showcase for her label, Cherrytree Records, to which Sting also is signed. "I performed before him, so I told them, ...


  17. The funeral of Samantha Thomas at Gwent crematorium, CroesyceiliogRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | South Wales Argus

    ... Thomas then moved to Cwmbran four years ago. Her coffin was brought in to the sound of Every Breath You Take by the Police, Miss Thomas' favourite music group. Hymn Amazing Grace was also sung. Rev Morgan said Miss Thomas was a fan of singers Adele ...


  18. Sting reveals secret of successful relationshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Sting and Trudie Styler have opened up about the secrets of their long and successful relationship as they enjoyed the sunshine at the Cannes Lions festival. The Every Breath You Take singer and his actress and producer wife have been together for over 30 years, and once claimed that tantric sex marathons helped keep the romance alive.


  19. Mariah Carey and Rumored Billionaire Beau See Sting Perform in France Wednesday, June 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | WIKY-FM Evansville

    Mariah Carey and her rumored billionaire boyfriend watched Sting perform an intimate show in France Tuesday, the New York Post 's Page Six reports. Mariah and Australian media mogul James Packer , who have been vacationing together on James' luxury yacht, reportedly sailed to the Hotel du Cap in Antibes to watch Sting perform at an exclusive dinner party at Cannes Lions.


  20. Mid Ulster politicians showered with unusual giftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | Midulster Today

    ... former Agriculture Minister Michelle Gildernew received two complimentary tickets for a concert by the group "The Police" from music promoter MCD Dublin. In October 2007, in her capacity as Environment Minister, Arlene Foster received a ...