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10 min ago | Reuters

Audi cuts spare-part prices in China amid anti-monopoly probe

Volkswagen AG's premium brand Audi said it would cut spare-part prices in China as global automakers rush to change their pricing strategies after Chinese anti-monopoly regulators began probing the auto industry.


Related Topix: Lughnasadh, Life

4 hrs ago | Evening Sun

Dover campground celebrates Christmas in July

Daily Record/Sunday News From the left, Sue Fetrow, Robert Orwig, and Dot and Dave Gillespie gather at the entrance to the Christmas in July display Sunday at Cedar Lake Campground in Dover Township.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Candy, Christmas

8 hrs ago | KTOO-TV Juneau

Douglas dog owner defends animal's actions after fatal attack

This sign, obtained at the Gastineau Humane Society, must be posted in plain view on the property of an owner of a dangerous dog.


Related Topix: Douglas, AK, Life, Thanksgiving

12 hrs ago | The Olympian

CONSERVATION: Elwha Dam removal featured in film fest

The documentary film "Damnation," which includes the Elwha River dam removal project, will be shown Aug. 1 as part of the inaugural Destiny City Film Festival.


Related Topix: Life, Lughnasadh, White Salmon, WA, Tacoma, WA, Olympia, WA

16 hrs ago | WHAS11

Hamas agrees to 24-hour holiday truce in Gaza war

Hamas on Sunday agreed to observe a 24-hour humanitarian truce after initially rejecting such an offer by Israel, as fighting resumed and the two sides wrangled over the terms of a lull the international community hopes can be expanded into a more sustainable truce.


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Palestinian Territories, Life, Eid ul-Fitr, Ramadan

20 hrs ago | Bellingham Herald

Cuban ballet master gives classes in US

Ramona de Saa is teaching for the first time in the United States at the Sarasota Cuban Ballet School.


Related Topix: Arts, Ballet, Lughnasadh, Life

Sat Jul 26, 2014

The Star Online

India's Modi under fire for silence over religious incidents

India's new Prime Minister Narendra Modi is facing criticism for remaining silent about incidents deemed anti-Muslim in the past week, underscoring fears that his Hindu nationalist followers will upset religious relations in the multi-faith nation.


Related Topix: Life, Ramadan

WCTV Tallahassee

Christmas comes early to sick Fla. children

The Christmas in July celebration at Palm Beach Children's Hospital in West Palm Beach brought the visit from Santa, who came bearing smiles, hugs and presents.


Related Topix: Life, Christmas, West Palm Beach, FL

North Kitsap Herald

Stars Over Kitsap | Kitsap Week

With sunshine, sunflowers and 76 Trombones, the dark of the new moon in Leo starting on July 26 is unlikely to be quiet as it embraces Jupiter in Leo.


Related Topix: Life, Christmas, Port Gamble, WA

Lancashire Telegraph

East Lancashire residents gear up for Eid

EID Al-Fitr is expected to be fall on Monday, but depending when the crescent moon starts to show, it may be celebrated on Tuesday.


Related Topix: Life, Eid ul-Fitr, Ramadan, Fasting, Health

Inside Bay Area

San Bruno man arrested in San Francisco fatal shooting

Police announced an arrest in the shooting death of a man killed during a bloody Fourth of July weekend in the city's Bayview District.


Related Topix: Violent Crime, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA, Life, 4th of July

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Holy month of Ramadan is a big boon for retailers

In this Tuesday, July 22, 2014 photo, part of the DKNY Ramadan collection is seen on display at a shopping mall in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.


Related Topix: Life, Ramadan, Fashion, DKNY, Designers, World News, United Arab Emirates, Middle East, Islam, Religion, Lebanon

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Wiltshire Times

Hot weather warning from Public Health England

AS temperatures continue to push heatwave levels, Public Health England has issued fresh advice to practice sun sense and look out for others, especially the vulnerable such as the older people, young children and those with serious illnesses.


Related Topix: Weather, Ramadan, Life

The State

Iowa to make student tickets available to public

Barta said Friday that the Hawkeyes have yet to reach 7,000 student tickets sold for next season.


Related Topix: Lughnasadh, Life

Daily Times

Iran rallies for Gaza, Rouhani slams world 'silence'

TEHRAN: Iranians rallied nationwide on Friday in a show of support for Palestinians as archfoe Israel pursued its deadly campaign against the Gaza Strip.


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Palestinian Territories, Life, Ramadan,

Maryland casino eyes soon-to-be-fired AC workers

Maryland Live! is holding job fairs Aug 1 and 2 at the Sheraton hotel across from the Atlantic City Convention Center.


Related Topix: Lughnasadh, Life, Hanover, MD

Cybercast News Service

Nigeria beefs up security ahead of Ramadan feast

Nigerian forces say they are increasing security nationwide ahead Eid al-Fitr, the Muslim celebration marking the end of Ramadan.


Related Topix: Life, Eid ul-Fitr

Myrtle Beach Online

'Happy Christmas' piles insecurities, angsty comedy under tree

Kendrick's Jenny is a needy younger sister, a trying sister-in-law, an unreliable aunt, a miserable ex and a depressed drunk.


Related Topix: Drinking Buddies, Life, Christmas, Up in the Air, Happy Christmas, Pitch Perfect, Joe Swanberg

In-depth Africa

2015 Election will be free and fair, Jonathan tells Intl community

President Goodluck Jonathan on Thursday night reassured the international community of his administration's commitment to credible and peaceful elections in 2015.


Related Topix: Goodluck Jonathan, Ramadan, Life


Dog of murdered women finds new home with familiar faces

A lab mix who has been at the Bossier City Animal Shelter ever since his owners were murdered on Mother's Day has now found a new home, and a family full of familiar faces.


Related Topix: Bossier City, LA, Life, Mother's Day