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1 hr ago | Dorsetecho.co.uk

the Sun is shining and the festival fun is underway at the Came Estate near Dorchester.

The Forever Sun Festival got underway last night and a host of big name acts are performing throughout the weekend.

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Related Topix: The Buzzcocks, Punk, Happy Mondays

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Arab Times

'Lucy' thriller with philosophical message

LOS ANGELES, July 24, : Days before the release of what could be the biggest hit of his career, Luc Besson is predicting the end of the human race.

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Related Topix: The Family, Metal, Greed, Celebrities, Natalie Portman, Milla Jovovich, Horror Movies, Taken, Thriller, Drama Movies

Mirror.co.uk

Sex Pistols' Glen Matlock hasn't spoken to John Lydon in 5 years: Rules out reunion

Glen Matlock has ruled out a reunion, but says: "There is nothing I know of in the offing and I'm really not that fussed about it" Sex Pistols star Glen Matlock has told how he hasn't spoken to his band mate John Lydon in five years and has ruled out a reunion adding "I'm quite happy about that."

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Related Topix: The Sex Pistols, Punk, John Lydon, Steve Jones, John

Andover Advertiser

Eleanor Bron joins The Archers cast

Veteran actress Eleanor Bron has joined the cast of radio soap The Archers - as the character of Carol Tregorran returned to the show tonight after 34 years away.

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Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Alfie, Drama Movies, Eleanor Bron, John Lennon, Pop/Rock

Louth Leader

'Alternative Prom' raises cash for project

Youngsters enjoy the 'Alternative Prom' at the Park Avenue Youth Centre in Louth, which raised almost i 1 280 for the 13+ Project.

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Related Topix: Youth

WWWQ-FM Atlanta

Sia Explains Why She's Avoiding Fame & the Spotlight: "That's Just Not Something I Want"

Sia saw her album 1000 Forms of Fear debut at #1 recently, and she's got a big hit on the charts with " Chandelier.

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Related Topix: Sia, Dance, Rihanna, Pop/Rock, Hip-Hop, R-N-B

CNN

Photos that make you question reality

Winged goats, monkeys with unicorn horns and squirrels with snake tails - Joan Fontcuberta's imagination has stunned audiences and deceived experts.

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Related Topix: Dolphin, Photography, Arts

Sheffield Star

Doncaster children's centres in axe threat

Proposals are being drawn up to close 17 of Doncaster's children's and youth centres over the next three years.

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Related Topix: South Yorkshire County, England, North Yorkshire County, England, World News, Nottinghamshire County, England, Lincolnshire County, England, United Kingdom, Youth,

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Herald Gazette

St. George | $360,000

Saint George contemporary cape style home just minutes from town features over 3 acres of rolling fields & over 300 feet of river frontage.

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Related Topix: Home Listing, Home, Mike Garrigan, Thomaston, ME

Shutterbug

LexJet Rolls Out Sunset Photo Canvas Paper

Photographers who like to print their images on canvas for an arty look, should check out LexJet's latest offering.

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Related Topix: Canvas

Daily Reporter

Execution offers evidence against lethal injection

The nation's third botched execution in six months offers more evidence for the courts that lethal injection carries too many risks and amounts to cruel and unusual punishment, death-row lawyers and other opponents said Thursday.

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Related Topix: Prison, Death Penalty, Missouri, US Governors, Jan Brewer

Medical Daily

5 Ways To Use Mayonnaise For Beauty: It Can Make Your Sandwich Taste Better And Kill Head Lice

When you think of mayonnaise, the first thing that comes to mind is egg salad, tuna salad, and summer, right? It's a staple in many kitchens, ranking probably second or third after ketchup and salt.

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Related Topix: Sandwich

The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

Arizona execution offers evidence against lethal injection

The nation's third botched execution in six months offers more evidence for the courts that lethal injection carries too many risks and amounts to cruel and unusual punishment, death-row lawyers and other opponents said Thursday.

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Related Topix: Prison, Death Penalty, Missouri, US Governors, Jan Brewer

The Washington Post

From burning at the stake to lethal injection, how America keeps reinventing capital punishment

Wednesday's execution in Arizona appears to be another case of lethal injection gone awry.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Jan Brewer, Prison, Kendall, Death Penalty, 9

The Island Packet

Remarkable woman: Chess is only part of the University of Chicago student's winning approach to life

Like many of her fellow students at the University of Chicago, Darrian Robinson texts frequently, is in a sorority and likes to spend her free time binge-watching popular TV shows, like "Orange Is the New Black" and "New Girl."

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Related Topix: Games, Chess, University of Chicago, African-American, The Federation

DFW Catholic

El Salvador youth saved from violence by music

San Salvador, El Salvador, Jul 24, 2014 / 02:12 am .- Nearly 1,000 children and teens who live in violent, crime-ridden areas of El Salvador have turned to the Don Bosco Youth Symphonic Orchestra as an alternative to a life of drugs and conflict.

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Related Topix: World News, El Salvador, Youth, Family, Kids

KFVS12

Online university to aid community college grads

The Missouri version of Western Governors University has agreed to provide a 5 percent tuition discount for community college graduates who take its online courses.

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Related Topix: Missouri, Western Governors University

Hinckley Times

Factory Road murder trial - onlookers tell of mum's leap from second floor of house with son

Whether it's football, bowls, cage fighting, fencing, tennis, fishing, golf, wrestling, darts, snooker, cricket, boxing, or anything else, we want to hear what the residents of Hinckley Bosworth have been playing at Resin - made up of Sime, James, Chez, Sev and Danny - will be performing at the renowned Bloodstock festival in August as well as ... (more)

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

NME

Slowdive announce two further reunion dates

Slowdive have announced two further reunion gigs for later this year. The reformed shoegaze band returned to the stage for their first gig in almost 20 years back in May, playing a surprise gig at the Sonic Cathedral label's 10th anniversary party at London's Hoxton Square Bar & Kitchen.

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ABC News

Sia on the Drama Around the Song 'Pretty Hurts'

Long before Sia recorded her album "1,000 Forms of Fear" and shot to the top of the charts with the unconventional hit single, "Chandelier," the Australian pop singer established herself as one of pop music's most successful songwriters.

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Related Topix: Sia, Flo Rida, Pop/Rock, Dance, R-N-B, Rihanna, Hip-Hop, David Guetta, House, Entertainment

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