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1 hr ago | Eastbourne Herald
There's a tasty line-up of live music to complement the gastronomic delights at Wealden's first Food and Wine Festival at Pevensey Castle this weekend.
4 hrs ago | San Francisco Bay View
Of all the hundreds of police murders of young Black men in recent years, the two that sparked the strongest resistance and the largest rebellions were the BART police murder of Oscar Grant in Oakland on New Year's Day, 2009, and now the Ferguson, Missouri, police murder of Michael Brown on Aug. 9, 2014.
8 hrs ago | CBC News
Pamela Morgan was not always with her Martin D-35. The iconic Newfoundland singer-songwriter actually had her go-to guitar stolen during the dead of winter in 1982.
After 50 active years of hit song making and international album sales well into the multi-millions, it's safe to say that esteemed singer-songwriter and musician Gordon Lightfoot resides with some very exclusive company atop the list of all-time greats.
Assembly Station will be open for regularly scheduled Orange Line train service beginning at the start of service on Tuesday, September 2, 2014.
Uber Technologies Inc. and other ride-sharing companies in California that let people arrange transportation in private cars would be required to boost The proposed law was approved by a vote of 30-4 in the state Senate and 67-0 in the Assembly.
The traditional dance procession from Prince Albert Gardens to the seafront takes place on the Saturday afternoon, while the festival 'village' will be situated on Sandpit Field.
Bosses at Moira Miners Welfare Club, based in Moir, revealed that they will be playing host to Tir na Nog from 8pm on Friday, September 12. A spokesman for the venue said: "Tir na Nog bring their timeless music to our club for the first time, following on from their great performance at the 2013 festival.
The four-day event, that includes three days packed full of music, promises headline acts Eddi Reader, The South, Turin Brakes, Lloyd Cole, Sally Barker from the Voice and Nizlopi.
Love Apple Farms is no longer open to the general public, but two docent-led tours are coming up, one on Saturday, Sept.
American singer and actor Harry Belafonte, French screenwriter Jean-Claude Carriere, Japanese animated film director Hayao Miyazaki and Irish actress Maureen O'Hara will be honored with Governors Awards, the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences said on Thursday.
A bill that would ban single-use plastic grocery bags statewide - something California lawmakers have tried and failed to do more than a dozen times before -- won approval from the state Assembly on Thursday after failing on the floor earlier this week.
Some inspired libertarians have set up a real-life Galt's Gulch in Chile. Unregulated capitalism, though, is presenting some problems! In Rand's weighty tome, America's bravest, wisest industrialists and inventors-the kind of job creators we lowly leeches suck dry of lifeblood-quietly leave an increasingly collectivist and crumbling American ... (more)
"Sons of Guns" star Will Hayden was arrested on Wednesday on charges of aggravated rape for allegedly sexually abusing a minor "almost daily."
When not performing murder ballads and songs about the darker side of life, the two-time BBC Radio 2 Folk Award-winner has sung equally dark and brutal lullabies.
With a 50th anniversary to celebrate, last weekend's festival will go down in folk history as the last Towersey Festival to be staged in Towersey - and on top of all that it was the first to feature a performance by Richard Thompson.
Updated: Sat Aug 30, 2014 12:39 pm
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