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  1. CalcuttaRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Telegraph

    Scary Saturday was what the city termed it after what seemed like a never-ending quake followed by a Day After Tomorrow kind of darkness that enveloped Calcutta. Metro brings you snapshots from the... Calcutta is more vulnerable to a major earthquake than its theoretical tag of "moderate risk zone" suggests, warn experts, blaming this on a combination of... As the ground beneath you shakes, nothing is scarier than being stuck on the upper floors of a high-rise.

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  2. The earth shook and the skies opened up Terror of tremor and dread of darkRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Telegraph

    Bholanath Jaiswal, 57, carried his mother, Yashoda Devi, 90, in his arms after the quake struck their sixth-floor flat in Metro Heights near Moulali. 'Everyone was leaving their flats and going to the ground floor.

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  3. Unsigned Brighton band land major coup with gig in front of 15,000 peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Argus

    AN unsigned Brighton band has been invited to play in front of up to 15,000 people at a festival in Dubai after being spotted on social media. Red Emperor, who normally play small pub gigs in Sussex, will share the stage with the likes of Kasabian and Craig David at the Blended Festival on April 30. The group of friends from Brighton were spotted by the event organisers after one of their songs reached them via social media.

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  4. District 51 will purchase a food truck to feed students over the summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | KKCO-TV Grand Junction

    District 51 is reaching out to help feed children this summer, through the use of a newly approved food truck. The Western Colorado Community Foundation has donated $50,000 to the school district, to purchase the new truck.

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  5. ONTD Original: 5 Embarrassing Moments in the Japanese Music SceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | OhNoTheyDidnt

    Itano Tomomi had a good career going during her time in AKB48. She was a popular model, a trendsetter among Japanese youth, a relatively decent solo music career, and well-known member of the idol group.

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  6. Harlem Globetrotters interviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | KETV-TV

    Buckets Blakes from the Harlem Globetrotters joins us in our studio to talk about their game at the CenturyLink Center and show Kyle Gravlin some moves FOR SPORTS, I'M THOR TRIPP. MAT MATT: THEY ARE PROBABLY THE MOST FUN TO WATCH.

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  7. Bridgeton All-Sports Museum of South Jersey inducts 3 icons into Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | The Jersey Journal

    Tom Lamaine receives a plaque from Dom Valella marking his initiation into the All-Sports Museum of Southern New Jersey Hall of Fame on April 18, 2015 (Caitlyn Stulpin BRIDGETON - The All-Sports Museum of South Jersey Hall of Fame gathered to honor 3 sports icons and their contributions to the athletic world. Tom Lamaine, along with the late Bill Campbell and Forrest "Spook" Jacobs were all inducted into the All-Sports Museum for the work they've done making a name for New Jersey in the world of sports.

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  8. Jimmy Kimmel Says That the Viral Dennis Quaid Meltdown Video Isn't a Stunt for His ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Time

    After numerous reports speculated that a viral video of Dennis Quaid having a full-blown meltdown was in fact a stunt for an episode of Jimmy Kimmel Live, the late-night host set the record straight, saying he had nothing to do with it. "I watched this a bunch of times last night," Kimmel said on his Tuesday night show.

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  9. Jimmy Kimmel Addresses Dennis Quaid Meltdown VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | News Times

    "When I woke up this morning - I was being blamed for it," the late-night ABC host says on Tuesday night's show Jimmy Kimmel addressed the viral video of Dennis Quaid having a meltdown on a set following Internet speculation that it was a stunt for "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" "I watched it a bunch of times last night - and when I woke up this morning - I was being blamed for it," the ABC late-night host said on Tuesday's show, in response to numerous reports that he had orchestrated the stunt. As TheWrap previously reported , a 43-second YouTube clip, which appears to have been shot on a cellphone, captured Quaid verbally flipping out on "the most unprofessional set" he's ever been on.

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  10. Destra lashes out at Carnival segregationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | The Gleaner

    Bacchanal Queen Destra Garcia found herself on the wrong side of Bacchanal organisers last Friday after the curvaceous soca icon lashed out against what she described as segregation facilitated by the organisers, strict VIP rules. Destra was in the middle of her set during the Bacchanal Jamaica J'ouvert fete at Mas Camp, Stadium North, and about to perform her song Mash It Up , when she encouraged patrons to remove the barriers which separated the VIP from the general patrons.

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  11. The Relationship between CO Emission and Visual Extinction Traced by...Read the original story

    Monday Apr 13 | CiteULike

    To test the theoretical understanding that finding bright CO emission depends primarily on dust shielding, we investigate the relationship between CO emission and the amount of dust across the Large Magellanic Cloud, the Small Magellanic Cloud, and the Milky Way. We show that at our common resolution of 10 pc scales, $I_ CO$ given a fixed line-of-sight $A_V$ is similar across all three systems despite the difference in metallicity.

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  12. Sketch book of artists' memories of Singapore to launch in MayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Urban Sketchers founder and artist Tia with the group's first book, Singapore Sketchers, published in 2011. Their second book, depicting memories of artists, will be ready in May. SINGAPORE: Singaporeans can get their hands on free copies of a sketch book depicting artists' memories of the Republic, from next month.

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  13. Terry Day, of the Continuous Music Ensemble and the People Band: Something Else! InterviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | Something Else! Reviews

    "You can be the flashiest bastard in the world but what matters is how you hit the beat." That's how Terry Day sums up the art of drumming.

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  14. Head-on collision of truck and bus kills 33 in MoroccoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | The Daily Townsman

    A fiery head-on collision between a semi-trailer truck and a bus carrying a delegation of young athletes in southern Morocco on Friday killed 33 people and injured seven, according to the state news agency and local media reports. The news agency quoted authorities saying the crash took place just before sunrise at 7 a.m. Friday in the district of Chbika, near the southern desert city of Tan-Tan.

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  15. 2015 Southern Gospel Expo opensRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | The Times Bulletin

    Pictured, local gospel group Trinity is joined by John Darin Rowsey of the Guardians for a performance of "Long As I Got King Jesus." The 14th annual Southern Gospel Expo opened Thursday evening at Trinity Friends Church Family Life Center.

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  16. How 'Born in the U.S.A.' Inspired Rihanna's 'American Oxygen'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Billboard

    "I listened to a lot of Bruce Springsteen when I was writing this, and he really gets it," X Ambassadors' Sam Harris tells Billboard of the song's year-long process. As Rihanna prepares to unleash her new album, R8 , at basically any moment now, she's been dropping new singles left and right to fans' excitement.

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  17. Robert V. Semenza Softball Tournament will be held April 25 in Old ForgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | The Times Leader

    The Robert V. Semenza Fourth Annual Softball Tournament will start at noon on Saturday, April 25 at the Robert V. Semenza Softball Field in Old Forge. T-shirts are being sold for $12 and $14 .

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  18. LA-based Rock Band Has The Ingredients For 'Incredibly Well Thought...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | 24-7 Press Release

    The outstanding and impassioned Los Angeles-based rock band Daphne's Roots is announcing their new single and EP, "Until We Fight Back." The single will release April 26 and the EP will release by the end of the summer.

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  19. Astros ready for Opening DayRead the original story

    Monday Apr 6 | Click2Houston

    CHANNEL 2 NEWS. THANK YOU. MOVING ON TO A MUCH BRIGHTER STORY, THE HOUSTON ASTROS START A NEW SEASON WITH A CLEAN SLATE.

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  20. Tsunku's announcement of vocal cord removal stuns fansRead the original story

    Monday Apr 6 | The Japan Times

    A shocking announcement by a popular singer and music producer has caused a big commotion, in particular among young people. On Saturday, he was invited onto the stage for this year's entrance ceremony at Kinki University in Osaka, and the new students were expecting him to sing some of his hit songs.

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