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  1. After Deaths, Renewed Focus On Leaky Gas Pipelines

    Jeff Brady After Deaths, Renewed Focus On Leaky Gas Pipelines After a gas explosion last month in ... cast-iron pipes with plastic ones, but some utilities are making that a priority. In Philadelphia, after ... utility company looks at things like the number of gas leaks and repairs. Each year, the company ...

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  2. Ex-City Manager Caught In Calif. Salary Scandal Gets 12 Years

    parole for three years after he serves his time. He was ordered to surrender by May 30." Shirley ... years in state prison and repay nearly $9 million. Rizzo, who was city manager of Bell until 2010, ... Monday, Rizzo was sentenced separately to 33 months in federal prison for income tax evasion after he ...

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  3. Dozens Dead, Scores Injured After Bomb Blast In Nigeria

    years ago, Boko Haram claimed responsibility for a deadly suicide bombing at U.N. headquarters in Abuja, ... insurgents, where nearly 1,500 people have been killed this year." We have posted about Boko Haram many ... times in the past two years. Among previous attacks blamed on that group:-- February 2014. More Than Two ...

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  4. Remembering Pete Seeger

    quickly. "Pete Seeger for Nobel Peace Prize."    Pete left us yesterday after 94 years of supreme ... About six years ago I saw a bumper sticker I had to have. Thanks to the internet I found it ...

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  5. Best of 2013: Colorado VIPs

    and form.  Its first satellite festival will take place  in Stockholm in May of next yearTen ... this year. Seriously.    Lucas Johannes of Hot Congress Records Top Ten Albums (in no particular order) ... the strength of the first ten songs makes it one of the best albums of the year.  Or any year, really. ...

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  6. Happy birthday, Wolfgang: Celebrating Mozart's superhuman talent

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart was born 258 years ago this Monday. He was one of the great composers of ... Corpus 1 p.m.: Requiem Mass 2 p.m.: Jupiter Symphony (No. 41) 5 p.m.: Five Fugues After Bach 6 p.m.: ...

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  7. Boston Stronger: City Marks One Year Since Marathon Bombings

    have thought I was walking, after what happened last year." Asked what's next for them, J.P. ... occurred one year ago. In and around Boston, people are also looking back on a year of healing. The ... ET: Memorial Is Over; Events Move Outdoors The program of speakers and music ended after the vice ...

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  8. Weekly Music News: Slowdive, Elliott Smith, Cloud Nothings, and more

    reunion show, their first in almost 20 years. The shoegaze pioneers will also play the Primavera Sound ... announced their first album in 16 years, “Do to the Beast,” out via Sub Pop on April 15 R.I.P. Pete Seeger ... them late last year. The three tracks are a vast departure from Smith's musical style, and are ...

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  9. Best of 2013 Colorado VIPs: Jesse Elliott of Ark Life

    never been more in love with music than I was during the whole of 2013.  And this from a year that ... somehow incorporated a favorite EXPERIENCE of the year, something that went above and beyond the 10 or 12 ... formative years-- many of which were spent recording various programs at the BBC-- is how natural and ...

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  10. After 300 Years Of Marriage, Scotland Contemplates UK Divorce

    Ari Shapiro After 300 Years Of Marriage, Scotland Contemplates UK Divorce Scotland has been part of ... the United Kingdom for more than 300 years. This fall, that could change. In mid-September, ... only expected to live into their mid-50s, some 30 years less than in wealthy areas. "You can just ...

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