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Carper Won't Give Up on Postal Reform in 2014

The postal reformer issues a challenge to fellow senators to pass his bill during the current Congress and "save the Postal Service before it's too late."

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Related Topix: The Postal Service, Tom Coburn, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Now Toronto

Late 90s collaborators reunite for the first time in 14 years

It was the serendipitous union of beloved ex-Eric's Trip singer/bassist Julie Doiron and Ottawa's Wooden Stars that led to a Juno win for best alternative album in 2000 .

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Related Topix: Canada

The Morning Call

Top 3 Concerts: Motley Crue, Pitbull, Uproar Festival/Godsmack

Motley Crue first played Allentown Fairgrounds in a non-fair show nearly 30 years ago, right after the 1985 release of its third album, "Theatre of Pain."

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Related Topix: Allentown, PA, Metal, Dance, Pitbull, Pop/Rock, Motley Crue, Hip-Hop, The Girls, Music, Entertainment

Metroactive

Avey Tarea s Slasher Flicks Coming To Catalyst

It's been two years since Animal Collective's last album, Centipede HZ , but singer and multi-instrumentalist Avey Tare has used his free time to ratchet up that record's tense vibe.

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Related Topix: Animal Collective

The Pordland Mercury

Hands Across the Water

Y OU PROBABLY MISSED the first chapter of the Fourth Wall. Luckily, you're just in time for the second.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Shins

New York Daily News

'Girls! Girls! Girls!' exhibit: Iconic photos of the world's most beautiful women

Take a sneak peak of an upcoming exhibit at The Little Black Gallery in London, which compiles a collection of iconic photos taken by world renowned photographersa The Little Black Gallery in London has compiled a collection of iconic photos taken by world renowned photographers of some of the most stunning models.

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Related Topix: The Girls, Entertainment

Now Toronto

Indie rock acts provide contrast in their approach

Frog Eyes' frontman Carey Mercer was forced to start playing while the band waited for their drummer to "put his pants on."

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Phoenix New Times

La Cerca's Big Sound Comes from Small Influences

La Cerca singer/songwriter/guitarist Andrew Gardner is an idealist. No, he's a cynic.

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Related Topix: Beat Happening, Tucson, AZ

Merinews

Forest, for rest...?

Millions of years ago, there was an event named"Carboniferous Rain forest Collapse", where sharp climatic changes destroyed tropical rainforests, causing the extinction of many plant and animal species.

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GamersHell.com

99 Bricks Wizard Academy Coming to PS Vita

Developed by WeirdBeard Games , a five-man indie studio from Amsterdam in the Netherlands, 99 Bricks Wizard Academy is a magical physics tower building game.

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Related Topix: Amsterdam

River Front Times

St. Louis Duo Letter to Memphis Release Debut LP at the prestigious Sheldon Concert Hall

The founders of St. Louis group Letter to Memphis certainly know a good thing when they see it -- or hear it.

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LBC 97.3

Top Music College Grabs 50m Smash Hit Sale

The chain of music colleges which provided a launch-pad for the careers of artists such as The Kooks is closing in on a takeover valuing it at more than 50m.

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Related Topix: The Kooks, Pop/Rock, Roger Daltrey

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Style Weekly

Linger On

The latest outpost of Jessica and Josh Bufford's restaurant empire, Dash, is dubbed a kitchen and carry, brought to you by the owners and creators of Toast and Estilo.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Dining, Chesterfield, VA, Virginia Commonwealth University, Home, Home Listing, Pop/Rock, The Shins, Chicken, Meat

Government Executive

How Federal Agencies Can Solve Skyrocketing Workers' Comp Costs

Federal workers' compensation laws discourage employees from returning to the job and create unnecessary and burdensome costs for federal agencies, according to the U.S. Postal Service inspector general.

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Related Topix: The Postal Service

Albany Times Union

Madison Theatre to screen first-run

Madison Theatre employee Joseph Alindato of Albany places information on the marquee on Thursday, Jan. 16, 2014 in Albany, N.Y. Friday is the grand re-opening of the theatre and will start with classic Paul Newman flicks such as "Slapshot," "Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid," Cool Hand Luke" and "The Sting."

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Related Topix: Albany, NY, Drama Movies, Cool Hand Luke, Celebrities, Paul Newman, Valatie, NY

BlogTO

Today in Toronto: The Big Sleep, Jimmy Limit, Frog Eyes, Jake Mahaffy's Wellness, Ghostbusters

Today in Toronto you can chose between the ghoulish camp of Ghostbusters at Fort York or a screening of The Big Sleep starring Lauren Bacall at Videofag in Kensington Market.

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Related Topix: Film Noir, Crime Movies, The Big Sleep, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Celebrities, Lauren Bacall

Lansing State Journal

TV Tonight: 'Wizard Wars' debuts, 'America's Got Talent' continues

TONIGHT'S MUST-SEE: "America's Got Talent," 9-11 p.m., NBC. At last, the near-eternal preliminaries are wrapping up and things are getting serious.

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Related Topix: Teller, Celebrities, Paul Newman, Science Fiction TV, Doctor Who, Entertainment, Television

River Front Times

St. Louis' Creative Community Responds to Ferguson and Michael Brown

In the week and a half since Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson shot and killed Michael Brown, national attention has been turned on Ferguson, and it looks like it may stay that way for quite awhile.

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Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, St. Louis, MO

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Tri-cityherald.com

New Richland post office to open Monday

The post office is asking customers with P.O boxes in the existing post office in the Federal Building on Jadwin Avenue to empty them this weekend, Richland Postmaster Barbara Puckett said in a notice.

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Related Topix: The Postal Service, Richland, WA, West Richland, WA, Kennewick, WA

Daily Kos

Netroots Radio Presents: "The Monstrance of Bleeding Chains"

I'm Special Agent DJ Justice ; Radio Host and Program Director for Netroots Radio.com; and I'm manning the dials, spinning the discs, warbling the woofers, putting a slip in your hip and a trip to your hop.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Drama, Television, The Radio Dept., Art Garfunkel, Folk, Simon & Garfunkel, Pop/Rock, Paris, TX, Death Cab for Cutie

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