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3 hrs ago | Hyperallergic

Gallery Whispers and Lunch in the Cafe: Mapping Museums Through Their Sounds

Still from John Kannenberg's "A Sound Map of the Egyptian Museum, Cairo " "There are so many sounds in museums that we usually ignore that are absolutely engrossing once you take the time to focus on them," says artist John Kannenberg , who's been recording museum noise for 15 years.


Related Topix: John, Cairo, Egypt Travel, Middle East Travel, Travel, Egypt Travel

7 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

How DAP decision threatens flood warning system

The country's flood warning system is at risk if the government stops paying personnel of the Dream Project under the Department of Science and Technology's Project NOAH .


Related Topix: Noah, Philippines, World News,

Thu Jul 31, 2014

WXLO-FM Worcester

MAGIC!'s "Rude" Remains #1 on "Billboard" Hot 100

The MAGIC! hit "Rude" is holding steady at #1 on Billboard 's Hot 100 chart this week.


Related Topix: Dance, Pop/Rock, Hip-Hop, Sia

Dispute over Asian Games settled

National Sports Council member secretary Yuvaraj Lama on Wednesday claimed that his differences with Minister for Youth and Sports Purushottam Paudel have been resolved.


Related Topix: Youth

The Age

Another loser in the NIMBY fight

Much-loved St Kilda independent record store, cafe and music venue Pure Pop will close its doors on August 17. The decision follows a long battle with noise complaints and lengthy discussions with the local council and landlord, which ultimately failed to keep the doors open on the live music hotspot.However, plans are in place to find a new ... (more)


Related Topix: Symphony, Arts, The Birthday Party, Pop/Rock, Texas

Medical News

Mice lacking specific protein live longer lives with fewer age-related illnesses

While developing a new cancer drug, researchers at The Wistar Institute discovered that mice lacking a specific protein live longer lives with fewer age-related illnesses.


Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, Trap News

Wrexham Police Station In Potential Oriel Gallery Move

Open door service here at the Wrexham bureau for Friday 01/08/14 and monday 04/08/14 will be open from 9.30am until 2.00pm.


Related Topix: Flintshire County, Wales, World News, Wrexham County, Wales, United Kingdom, The Hub,

Philanthropist calls for saving Corcoran in court

Reynolds previously led a $54 million campaign to turn around Ford's Theatre and said he sees similar potential in the museum next to the White House founded in 1869 by William W. Corcoran as a place to "encourage American genius."


Related Topix: George Washington University, Hopper

Wed Jul 30, 2014

'America's Got Talent' Season 9 semifinalists: Baila Conmiga or...

Results time for "America's Got Talent" Season 9 live shows. Tuesday , 12 acts left it all out on the stage, but only five will advance.


Related Topix: Best of 2007, Sia

Langley Advance

Langley entertainer helps Clova Theatre go out with a bang

Langley resident, Alyssa Nielsen, will be part of the closing weekend at the Clova, performing with ABRA Cadabra, the Abba tribute band, on Saturday night.


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Hot 100: Sia's "Chandelier" Enters a Fairly Unchanged Top 10

"Chandelier," Sia's biggest hit as a lead artist, continues getting bigger. It enters the top ten on this week's Hot 100.


Related Topix: Sia, Flo Rida, Pop/Rock

Controversial schools' management merger approved

As of September, Dawlish Primary School in Jesse Road, and Newport School in Newport Road will operate under one governing body and Newport's current headteacher Prue Barnes.


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Leeds & Reading Festival announce bbc introducing stage for 2014

With less than a month to go until the gates open, the countdown is now well and truly on for Reading & Leeds 2014 .


Related Topix: Europe, World News, United Kingdom, Mother


Mother sues Border Patrol over son's 'brazen and lawless' shooting

Jose Antonio Elena Rodriguez, 16, was allegedly killed by Border Patrol agents in October 2012.


Related Topix: Antonio, ACLU, Activism, Nogales, AZ


Education and crime over the life cycle

Crime is a hot issue on the policy agenda in the United States. Despite a significant fall in crime levels during the 1990s, the costs to taxpayers have soared together with the prison population.


Related Topix: Prison, The Federation

Annie: Girl confued by two boys' mixed signals

DEAR ANNIE: I am 13 and have been working at a summer program, and I ride a school bus there and back.


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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Hillingdon Times

Alfie Sullock, who was killed by his mother's boyfriend Michael Pearce

Baby killer Michael Pearce will learn today how long he will spend behind bars when he is sentenced for causing the death of his girlfriend's six-week-old baby.


Related Topix: Alfie, Caerphilly County, Wales, World News, United Kingdom,

The Kaleidoscope


One of the most respected and relatively reliable action writer/producer/directors out there, Luc Besson has made a name for himself in particular for his films featuring a strong female protagonist.


Related Topix: La Femme Nikita, Action TV, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Celebrities, Milla Jovovich

Medical Daily

Exercise Not Just For The Youth; Short High-Intensity Workouts Can...

Exercise is important at any age and a new study finds that even short six-second bursts can help improve the health of the elderly.


Related Topix: Youth

Eight must-see Richard Linklater films: 'Dazed and Confused'

Incredibly, Linklater filmed the 2 hour 45 minute movie over 12 years to tell the story of a Texas kid named Mason , and his journey from boyhood to adulthood from age six to 18. "Boyhood" is truly a must-see, one-of-a-kind experience, but Linklater - one of my favorite storytellers - is no stranger to directing terrific films.


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Dazed and Confused, Drama Movies, Wedding, Celebrities, Milla Jovovich