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1 hr ago | CBS Local

John Lennon's Assassin Denied Parole At Eighth Hearing

New York state corrections officials said Friday that Mark David Chapman , the man who shot and killed John Lennon back in 1980, has been denied release from prison in his eighth appearance before a parole board.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, John Lennon, Violent Crime, Ono, Dance, Yoko Ono

5 hrs ago | Weyburn This Week

UN: more than 191,000 people killed in 3 years of bloodshed in Syria's civil war

The death toll from three years of Syria's civil war has risen to more than 191,000 people, the United Nations reported Friday.


Related Topix: Syrian

9 hrs ago | Denver Westword

The Eleven Best Concerts in Denver This Weekend

It's a weekend of superlatives in Denver: The biggest reunion of the year , the biggest drum set on the planet , the king of Tex-Mex Guitar ...All great shows.


Related Topix: Outkast, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Guitar, John Brown's Body, Reggae, Ithaca, NY

14 hrs ago |

GM prices 2015 Chevy Corvette Z06 at $78,995

General Motors Co. today announced the 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 coupe will start at $78,995, followed by the convertible model at $83,995.


Related Topix: Chevrolet Corvette Z06, Chevrolet, Magnetic

18 hrs ago | Carrickonshannon Today

Committee formed as residents vow to fight EirGrid plans

Residents in the Cortober/Flagford area of Co Roscommon have formed a committee aimed at fighting EirGrid's plans to put in place a high capacity power connection between North Mayo and Flagford, Co Roscommon, and in particular, proposals to construct a convertor station at the Roscommon end of the project.


Related Topix: Roscommon, MI, Roscommon County, MI, iPhone

22 hrs ago | Newtownabbey Today

Minister learns more how community partnership has benefits for local children

Nelson McClausland social development minister,Lynda Wilson Director of Barnardos n.i,joinging in the fun with Erin and Colleen,INNT 35-502-SO North Belfast MLA and Minister for Social Development, Nelson McCausland, has learned how partnership between children's charity Barnardo's with local schools has had a big impact on education ... (more)


Related Topix: United Kingdom Travel, Belfast, United Kingdom Travel, Travel, Europe Travel, Colleen, Antrim County, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom, Watches, Parenting, Family

Thu Aug 21, 2014

The News-Star

Policinski: Foley was courage in the face of dangerPolicinski: Foley...

Policinski: Foley was courage in the face of danger Columnist Gene Policinski says beheaded journalist James Foley was courageous Check out this story on To just be sickened by the shabby and cowardly manner in which he was beheaded by the terrorist group ISIS ... feels inadequate.


Related Topix: Metal, Isis, Terrorism, Syrian, Opinion


Warp Confirms Details of Upcoming Aphex Twin LP, Reveals Release Date

After its tracklist was discovered earlier this week, Warp has officially confirmed the details of Aphex Twin 's upcoming Syro LP, which will see its release next month.


Related Topix: The Aphex Twin


Living Sound Meets Living Art

I've always considered the high end to be industrial art. People who favor a certain brand are saying, in a way, "I like that designer's interpretation.


Related Topix: Symphony, Arts, UC Berkeley, Cal State Sonoma, Stockbridge, MA

ABC News

Joel, Wonder, Brooks to Receive ASCAP Honors

Joan Baez and Stephen Sondheim will also receive the top honor Nov. 17 at the Waldorf Astoria gala in New York, the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers announced Thursday.


Related Topix: Classical, Stephen Sondheim, Dance, Pop/Rock, Daft Punk, Entertainment

Miami New Times

Quantic on Uniting Latin and Electronic Dance Music Lovers

As an electronic dance music artist, you can either draw your influences from the relatively limited palette of styles within the genre itself, or reach beyond it.


Related Topix: Dance, Dance Music, South America, World News, Colombia, Colombia Travel, Travel, New York,

WCNC-TV Charlotte

New electronic discount store comes to Charlotte

The snazzy logo called The Grid understates the good deals you'll find inside Goodwill's very first all electronics store.


Waikato Times

Sculpture could boost 'bland' Hamilton

Hamilton's days of being described as a bland, featureless city could soon be a thing of the past, with the addition of a colourful, three storey-high sculpture in one of its most prominent locations.


Related Topix: New Zealand, World News, Mesh

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Pasadena Weekly


The New Orleans guitarist is generating uncommon heat with his opening sets for Jack White and this striking debut, made with Alabama Shakes producer Andrija Tokic.


Related Topix: Trax

Weyburn Review

Woman accused of plotting parents' murder says she was planning her own death

A woman accused of plotting to have her parents killed in a staged home invasion told a Toronto-area court Wednesday it was her own murder she was trying to orchestrate after plunging into a deep depression over her strained family life.


Related Topix: Suicide

The mantra of what if

Gypsy tea leaves and crystal balls magically reveal the future. Writers, too, use their words to provoke future ideas.


Related Topix: Fire


How Syrian Electronic Army is waging war on digital frontline

Groups of pro-Syrian government hackers are spreading malware to unsuspecting Internet users through websites, popular apps and social media under the guise of helping users protect their privacy, according to a Russian security firm.


Related Topix: Syrian, Computer Security, Science / Technology

Tipperary Today

Roscrea Stands Up to tackle 'blackspot'

'Roscrea Stands Up' is the name of the new group forged on Monday evening to tackle the growing problem of drug addiction, unemployment and suicide which have come to blight the town in recent years.


Related Topix: Suicide, iPhone

Iom Online

Competitor dies in MGP practices

Stephen McIlvenna, aged 39, from Randalstown in Northern Ireland, was killed during the evening's qualifying session in an incident at the Mountain Mile.


Related Topix: Antrim County, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom, Cycle, Isle of Man, Europe, World News

Six back-to-school tablets that are great for students and gamers

Local kids and parents are scurrying about this week, making their back-to-school preparations and stocking up on school supplies - and these days, electronic devices are often part of this mix.


Related Topix: Family, Kids, Ipad, Science / Technology, iPod touchiPad App, iPad App, iPhone App, iPod touch App, iPhone and iPad App, Infinity Blade, Retina, The, Deep Silver, Video Games, Televisions