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  1. I'll be watching youRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Great Bend Tribune

    Pop music fans will remember a hit song by The Police, "Every Breath You Take." One verse of the lyrics went, "Every Single day, Every word you say, Every game you play, Every night you stay, I'll be watching you."

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  2. Devil in a TrenchcoatRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Slate Magazine

    ... first appeared in the pages of the supernatural comic Saga of the Swamp Thing in June 1984, just after the end of the Police's world tour for their megahit LP Synchronicity . At the time, Swamp Thing was helmed by British writer Alan Moore, who was ...

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  3. Sting and his 'The Last Ship' star go homeRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | York Dispatch

    ... is making her Broadway debut. "It took me home." Working with the 16-time Grammy winner who led the seminal band The Police has turned Tucker into a "giddy 2-year-old." To get into character, she visited Newcastle, went to the shipyard at Wallsend ...

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  4. Sting's 'The Last Ship' opening on Broadway SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | WKXW-FM Trenton

    ... is making her Broadway debut. "It took me home." Working with the 16-time Grammy winner who led the seminal band The Police has turned Tucker into a "giddy 2-year-old." To get into character, she visited Newcastle, went to the shipyard at Wallsend ...

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  5. Oct. 23 TV Picks: ‘Project Runway’ season finaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Seattle Times

    ... Actors Studio," 8 p.m. (Bravo): Musician Sting discusses his life and career, from his time with the rock band The Police to the score he wrote for the Broadway musical "The Last Ship." "Scandal," 9 p.m. (ABC): Jake stops returning Olivia's calls, ...

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  6. Our view: Trying and troubling weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | RecordNET

    ... methods. • Wednesday: Police Chief Eric Jones announces that a Washington D.C.-based independent group, The Police Foundation, will investigate the July 16 bank robbery, pursuit and shootout that involved dozens of SPD officers and resulted ...

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  7. Watch Sting Expertly Mimic Your RingtoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    ... a member of the studio audience on stage, where Sting sang a new outgoing voicemail message in the style of the Police's ' Message in a Bottle .' When Fallon had some problems getting the phone set up, Sting stepped in to straighten things out - ...

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  8. Watch Sting awesomely transform your cell phone ringtonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | She Knows

    ... familiar with it. It all made sense when Fallon pointed out it sounded just like an '80s hit from Sting's group The Police. "It does sound like a Police song," Sting agreed, "My lawyers will be on that! They stole 'Synchronicity,' I could make a ...

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  9. Sting and Jimmy Fallon Turn Boring Ringtones Into 'Stingtones'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Spin

    ... Marimba ," the classic Nokia ringtone , and " Xylophone ," which really sounded like it would be right at home on The Police singer also provided one lucky audience member with the best imaginable voicemail greeting for his iPhone. "Sorry I'm away / ...

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  10. Sting Records 'Message in a Bottle' Parody for 'Tonight Show' Fan's VoicemailRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | RollingStone

    Remember back in the mid-Nineties when it was all the rage to record the chorus of No Doubt 's "Spiderwebs" as your voicemail greeting? Jimmy Fallon and the Tonight Show writers gave one lucky cell phone user an even more clever gift on Thursday night's episode, as former Police frontman Sting laid down "Message on My Voicemail," a modified version of the band's classic "Message in a Bottle," direct to the fan's device. "Sorry I'm away / Looks like you missed me," Sting sings in the above clip, as the Roots recreate the track's driving guitar riff and propulsive drums.

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  11. Sting Records 'Message on a Voicemail' on 'The Tonight Show'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | WSJ Media and Advertising

    ... 26. Fallon, however, felt Sting's talents would be best put to use by turning him into a human iPhone . First the Police frontman was tasked with reinterpreting classic cellphone ringtones - or, as Fallon called them, "Stingtones" - like Marimba and ...

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  12. Watch Sting Cover Classic RingtonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Stereogum

    Sting was one of the guests on The Tonight Show last night, and Jimmy Fallon decided to have him play a little game where Sting would sing his own take on some classic cellphone ringtones . He does a pretty good job with it, and even jokingly points out the similarities between the iPhone's "Xylophone" ringtone and the Police's "Synchronicity."

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  13. 'Get Lucky' bags 'BMI song of the year' titleRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Newkerala.com

    ... 1967 classic track 'Brown Eyed Girl' and ' Have I Told You Lately,' 'Every Breath You Take' written by Sting for The Police, was honoured for notching up 12 million plays, and Swedish DJ Avicii for ' Wake Me Up'.

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  14. Daft Punk's 'Get Lucky' is Broadcast Music's song of the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | DNA India

    ... 1967 classic track 'Brown Eyed Girl' and ' Have I Told You Lately,' 'Every Breath You Take' written by Sting for The Police, was honoured for notching up 12 million plays, and Swedish DJ Avicii for ' Wake Me Up'.

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  15. A.M. Links: CDC Says More Ebola in the U.S. Possible, NSA Could've...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

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  16. This Day in Music History: October 13thRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | WPLR

    ... Academy in West Point, NY. Hundreds of cadets sang along when Dylan performed "Blowin' in the Wind". 1979: The Police reached the top of the U.K. album chart for the first time with Reggatta de Blanc which spent four weeks at number one. 1973: Goats ...

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  17. Minneapolis Police Group Endorses Gov. DaytonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | CBS Local

    ... Mark Dayton's re-election campaign got a boost Sunday with an endorsement from a major law enforcement group. The Police Officers Federation of Minneapolis announced the endorsement Sunday afternoon, saying Dayton has fought for money to help keep - ...

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  18. Kraftwerk, Smiths, NWA nominated for Rock and Roll Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | ABC News

    ... to enter the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Other nominees included Sting and the late Lou Reed. Sting's band The Police and Reed's Velvet Underground have already been inducted as groups into the Hall of Fame. The nominations, which often trigger ...

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  19. Green Day Reacts to Rock and Roll Hall of Fame NominationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | Rock102online.com

    ... the first time this year, as their debut release was their 1989 EP 1,000 Hours . Nine Inch Nails , The Smiths , The Police frontman Sting and the late Velvet Underground frontman Lou Reed are also among this year's nominees. Fans can vote for their ...

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  20. Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Announces 2015 NomineesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | KSLX-FM Phoenix

    The 2015 nominees for the Rock And Roll Hall of Fame, released TODAY , are The Paul Butterfield Blues Band, Chic, Green Day, Joan Jett & The Blackhearts, Kraftwerk, The Marvelettes, N.W.A., Nine Inch Nails, Lou Reed, The Smiths, The Spinners, Sting, Stevie Ray Vaughan, War and Bill Withers . Chic has now been nominated nine times, Butterfield four, and N.W.A. three; Sting and Reed are already in the hall as members of their groups, The Police and Velvet Underground respectively, but are first-time nominees as solo artists.

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