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Get Your Sondheim On + More Actor-Friendly L.A. Events 7/20-7/27

What’s on the agenda for the week? If your calendar looks pretty full already, make sure you try to squeeze in these local events, many of which are tailored to help you become that much better at this whole acting thing. Then again, some of them are designed to help you unwind, too. Show More Summary

What The Hell Is This Sponge-Like Crap Washing Up On France's Shores?

Late last week, strange sponge-like clumps began washing ashore in northern France. By the weekend, thousands of the foamy yellow balls were seen along nearly 32km of the coastline. Local authorities aren't sure where the unsightly stuff is coming from, and an investigation is currently underway. More »      

Father beat 3-year-old old daughter to death for failing math lesson and soiling her pants: police

3 days agoNews : The Raw Story

Police in Meridian, Mississippi, alleged in court this week that a local father beat his three-year-old daughter to death over a failed math lesson. The Meridian Star reports that 25-year-old Meridian resident Joshua A. Salovich was accused by police this week of killing his daughter, Bailey...

2017 BMW 520i here in September from $92,200

4 days agoVehicles / Cars : Car Advice

The local 2017 BMW 5 Series range has been expanded this week with the introduction of a new entry-level 520i variant, hitting showrooms in September. Starting at $92,900 plus on-road costs, the 520i comes equipped with the Luxury Line...Show More Summary

Teen Boy Gets Suspended From Work After Paying For Cop’s Cookie- Police Now Commending Him

In Katy, Texas, a police department took time this week for recognizer a local teenager who was suspended from work after showing a small token of appreciation to a member

FL: Tampa Bay Business Leaders tour Charlotte for Transit Tips

About 20 local business leaders, including Jeff Vinik, Richard Gonzmart and Judy Genshaft, spent two days in Charlotte this week to see what Tampa Bay could learn from its peer city when it comes to transit and development.

Aston Martin DB11 And Vantage Recalled For Tyres And Transmissions

aston martin has issued a recall in australia this week, targeting its v8 vantage and db11 models. vantage models sold locally between december 2010 and july of 2013 may be subject to a failing hydraulic hose connector, servicing the seven-speed ‘sportshift’, ‘auto-shift manual’ (asm) transmission. Show More Summary

Urban Planner: What’s On In Toronto, July 12-18

This week, beat-boxing, country music, and Caribbean Carnival experiences; a surfeit of great local comedy; art outdoors, thrilling WWII dogfights indoors, and music from The Dears, The New Swears, and more. Wednesday, July 12 Veteran...Show More Summary

British war surgeon Nott returns to Gaza to train doctors

GAZA (Reuters) - British war surgeon David Nott was back in the Gaza Strip this week to share with local doctors specialist knowledge he has amassed from working in conflict and disaster zones over the past quarter-century.

Butter & Cream Wins AJC’s “Best Ice Cream in Atlanta” Poll

If you find that the Butter & Cream line is a bit longer than usual this week, this could be the reason! The local Decatur ice cream spot just won the title for the AJC’s “Best Ice Cream in Atlanta”, beating out national chain Jeni’s, – which, incidentally, has multiple locations around Atlanta. With 53 […]

Activism In NYC This Week: Health Care Die-In, Anti-Starbucks Rally, Bronx Pride

From local hearings on land use to health care protests, and everything in between, here's a roundup of some of the most notable activism opportunities happening in NYC in the coming days. As always, feel free to leave anything we've missed in the comments. [ more › ]

SuperUtes Unveiled - Ford Ranger And Mitsubishi Triton First On Show

he death of local large-scale new car manufacturing will force the end of the v8 utes racing series, but a the first two models for a replacement series have been unveiled this week. ahead of the supercars australia round in townsville, queensland, a ford ranger and a mitsubishi triton are on show wearing their racing war paint. Show More Summary

INDIANA: Obergefell Attorney Launches US House Bid

2 weeks agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

One of the lawyers who represented the Kentucky plaintiffs in the Obergefell case is running for the US House. The Indianapolis Star reports: A prominent local civil rights lawyer announced this week that he will challenge incumbent Rep. Show More Summary

Microsoft is cutting 3,000 jobs as part of a major reorganization

Microsoft announced a major sales reorganization earlier this week. The company is reorganizing its sales team at its HQ in Redmond, and the changes are also affecting local teams throughout the world. As rumored, Microsoft is cutting...Show More Summary

Hidden My Game By Mom hitting 3DS in Japan next week - trailer

Well, this certainly looks like an interesting game. It's like a WarioWare microgame was turned into a fully-fledged experience. It's so strange looking that I'm hoping it gets localized! I'm a sucker for silly stuff.

In 1889 an African lion escaped into the sewers of Birmingham, England

2 weeks agoHumor / odd : Boing Boing

Birmingham, England, faced a surprising crisis in 1889: A lion escaped a traveling menagerie and took up residence in the city's sewers, terrifying the local population. In this week's episode of the Futility Closet podcast we'll descend into the tunnels with Frank Bostock, the 21-year-old manager who set out to capture the desperate beast. Show More Summary

Fireworks from Pyro Spectaculars by Souza

Pyro Spectaculars by Souza will stage 350 California fireworks this week, including 74 in Los Angeles County, 22 in San Bernardino County, 16 in Riverside County and 15 in Orange County. Locally, the biggest are: (bullet) AmericaFest at the Rose Bowl. In its 91st year, it will feature a 25-minute “pyro-musical production” including patriotic music, […]

Toxic algae kills 2 dogs after swim in Napa County pond

A growth of blue-green algae in a pond in southern Napa County killed two dogs that swam in the murky water this week, causing local officials Friday to issue a county-wide warning. The warning by the county’s board of supervisors urges...Show More Summary

District 45 Opens This Week in Lynn

Joining a restaurant group with places all over Boston and beyond A new sibling joins a local family of restaurants this week: District 45 becomes part of the Good NU Hospitality group with its opening in Lynn, where it will serve a menu filled with New England classics and local ingredients. Show More Summary

Chicago Installs “REAL FAKE” Sculpture in Front of Trump Tower

3 weeks agoArts : Hyperallergic

A gleaming, six-foot-tall sculpture by local artist Scott Reeder appeared this week near the downtown Trump International Hotel and Tower, spelling out just two words in thick, golden letters: "REAL FAKE." The post Chicago Installs “REAL FAKE” Sculpture in Front of Trump Tower appeared first on Hyperallergic.

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