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  1. Are these mystery radio bursts messages from ALIENS? Study finds...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Mail

    ... the fact it is not known what could produce such a short and sharp burst, writes Katherine Mack of The Planetary Society . Some stars are known to suddenly flare up on occasion. It's possible that this event could send light through the thick ...

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  2. Doctors are in: How to help your child eat healthierRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Florida Times-Union

    Your H section has doctors "on call." Physicians who are members of the Duval County Medical Society will be writing columns based on their specialties and recent topics in the news.

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  3. 5 reasons your kids should collect stampsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | The Columbian

    ... and school groups ordering stamp packets. Richard Rizzo, director of the stamp outreach program at the International Society of Worldwide Stamp Collectors, fields requests from thousands of young collectors, schoolteachers, Scout troops and youth ...

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  4. Don't Dump DumboRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Heartland Institute

    ... What's particularly obnoxious about the litigation brought on by radical animal rights groups, including the Humane Society and the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA), is that it was summarily dismissed in court. In ...

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  5. GISCI Announces Information Sharing Memorandum with USGIFRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Directions Magazine

    This agreement is designed to further inform the Foundation's Universal GEOINT Credentialing program. USGIF has signed a memorandum of understanding with the American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing as well as a memorandum of agreement with the GIS Certification Institute .

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  6. Peter Hook to Perform Entire Joy Division Catalog at Charity GigRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | RollingStone

    ... from a lyric from the Closer track "Twenty Four Hours." Tickets for the performance, which will benefit the Epilepsy Society and the Churches Conservation Trust, go on sale March 25th. Check out Hook's official site for more information. Both the ...

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  7. No evidence of alleged gang rape at UVA as reported by Rolling Stone, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Los Angeles Times

    ... that something didn't happen." An attorney representing Jackie, Palma E. Pustilnik of the Central Virginia Legal Aid Society, told the Los Angeles Times in an email Monday, "We have no comment at this time." The police investigation centered on an ...

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  8. Upset with Ringling Bros. for Taking Elephants out of the Circus? Blame PETA InsteadRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 22 | Amy Ridenour

    ... What's particularly obnoxious about the litigation brought on by radical animal rights groups, including the Humane Society and the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA), is that it was summarily dismissed in court. In ...

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  9. Snoop Dogg announced that he is developing an original family drama for HBO.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | MTV

    ... also recruited writer Rodney Barnes ("The Boondocks") and director Allen Hughes ("Dead Presidents" and "Menace II Society"). Details about the project are still limited and a release date hasn't yet been announced, but it certainly sounds ...

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  10. Honda promoting manufacturing to studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... will select five schools in Union, Logan and Shelby counties to become part of an educational plan set up by the Society of Manufacturing Engineers. The company will pay for 12 scholarships of $2,500 each for students working toward an associate's ...

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  11. Building the Manufacturing Workforce of the FutureRead the original story

    Friday Mar 20 | The Auto Channel

    ... Honda will nominate and help fund up to five schools in Union, Logan and Shelby counties to become part of the SME (Society of Manufacturing Engineers) Education Foundation PRIME initiative . The participating schools will receive funding from Honda ...

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  12. Police called in GTA gamers' disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | BBC News

    ... Devon and Cornwall Police said the incident was "dealt with at the scene." According to the Marine Conservation Society the South West's beaches are amongst the dirtiest in the UK with a 50% increase in the number of wet wipes littering our sands. ...

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  13. Is J.J. Abrams Returning to Direct Star Wars: Episode Ix?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Collider

    ... they've seen thus far from The Force Awakens. When Steve spoke to Abrams on the red carpet at the Visual Effects Society Awards, the director said that he's an executive producer on Episode VIII and IX , but clarified that Johnson would be directing ...

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  14. "Catan For Critters" Fundraising Tournament Coming In AprilRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Chattanoogan.com

    Infinity Flux, Chattanooga's newest cards, comics, and games store, is partnering with the Humane Society to host a charitable fundraising tournament this April titled "Catan for Critters."

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  15. Guerrilla Film Scoring Exposes Composers' Survival TechniquesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | PRWeb

    ... is the first account of how composers have adapted," says Chris Reynolds, Past-President, American Musicological Society, Professor, University of California, Davis. "Guerrilla Film Scoring contains a lot of practical knowledge, and it ...

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  16. 'American Sniper' Cinematographer Tom Stern to Keynote NAB Show TractRead the original story

    Monday Mar 16 | TV Technology

    ... owners, programmers, and aggregators. Additional conference partners include American Cinema Editors, American Society of Cinematographers, Entertainment Industries Council, Motion Picture Sound Editors, New York Festivals, Production Music ...

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  17. American Sniper Cinematographer Tom Stern Among Speakers Announced for Nab ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Additional conference partners for the Creative Master Series include American Cinema Editors (ACE), American Society of Cinematographers (ASC), Entertainment Industries Council (EIC), Motion Picture Sound Editors (MPSE), New York Festivals, ...

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  18. String TheoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 14 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    ... for his "excellent" and "precisely attuned" performances by the New York Times, recently joined the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center's CMS Two program as only the second percussionist they have selected in their history. He made his Kennedy ...

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  19. Exclaim! Premiere New Music Video 'The Bastard' By Canadian Rednecks Them County BastardzRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | Mi2n

    ... seriously well-written riff-based tracks (crushing riffs, real' wall of sound' stuff) in the vein of Black Label Society and Pantera circa Cowboys From Hell. There's also something of Alice In Chains in there too. Good influences, but Them County ...

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  20. The Social Rules Project at Harvey Mudd CollegeRead the original story

    Friday Mar 13 | Newswise

    ... and advanced students and college students. Steinberg, who holds the Malcolm Lewis Chair of Sustainability and Society at Harvey Mudd, has written a new book, Who Rules the Earth? How Social Rules Shape Our Planet and Our Lives , published by Oxford ...

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